Pictures from our 2005 trip to Niagara Falls (78 pictures)

Pictures from our 2005 trip to Niagara Falls (June 29th - July 1st, 2005).

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Picture #1: Must get watch....
Must get watch....
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/3.2, ISO 100, ext. flash, 1/30 sec, 14.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 28.0mm
Extra equipment used: Promaster 5750DX flash
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 12:08:20
Last modified on July 10, 2005 at 11:04
Picture #2: Lory bird
Lory bird
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/3.5, ISO 100, ext. flash, 1/30 sec, 14.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 28.0mm
Extra equipment used: Promaster 5750DX flash
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 12:07:13
Last modified on July 10, 2005 at 11:01
Picture #3: Do you come here often?
Do you come here often?
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/3.4, ISO 100, ext. flash, 1/100 sec, 50.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 100.0mm
Extra equipment used: Promaster 5750DX flash
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 12:06:29
Last modified on July 10, 2005 at 10:58
Picture #4: Lory bird feeding
Lory bird feeding
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/3.5, ISO 100, ext. flash, 1/100 sec, 52.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 104.0mm
Extra equipment used: Promaster 5750DX flash
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 12:05:57
Last modified on July 10, 2005 at 10:42
Picture #5: Ringed Teal and Mandarin Duck
Ringed Teal and Mandarin Duck
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/3.5, ISO 100, ext. flash, 1/100 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Extra equipment used: Promaster 5750DX flash
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 12:27:22
Last modified on July 09, 2005 at 23:22
Picture #6: Waterfall
Waterfall
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.0, ISO 100, ext. flash, 1/125 sec, 14.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 28.0mm
Extra equipment used: Promaster 5750DX flash
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 12:23:42
Last modified on July 09, 2005 at 23:20
Picture #7: Collard Aracari
Collard Aracari
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/3.5, ISO 100, ext. flash, 1/100 sec, 52.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 104.0mm
Extra equipment used: Promaster 5750DX flash
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 12:23:36
Last modified on July 09, 2005 at 23:17
Picture #8: Pied-imperial Pigeon
Pied-imperial Pigeon
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Sigma 55-200mm lens
f/4.8, ISO 100, ext. flash, 1/160 sec, 117.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 234.0mm
Extra equipment used: Promaster 5750DX flash
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 12:00:35
Last modified on July 09, 2005 at 23:14
Picture #9: Black Thoated Laughing Thrush
Black Thoated Laughing Thrush
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Sigma 55-200mm lens
f/5.2, ISO 100, ext. flash, 1/160 sec, 146.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 292.0mm
Extra equipment used: Promaster 5750DX flash
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 11:59:09
Last modified on July 09, 2005 at 23:11
Picture #10: Ringed Turtle Dove
Ringed Turtle Dove
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Sigma 55-200mm lens
f/4.0, ISO 100, ext. flash, 1/100 sec, 55.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 110.0mm
Extra equipment used: Promaster 5750DX flash
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 11:57:26
Last modified on July 09, 2005 at 20:24
Picture #11: Hunting Cissa
Hunting Cissa
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Sigma 55-200mm lens
f/4.0, ISO 100, ext. flash, 1/100 sec, 55.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 110.0mm
Extra equipment used: Promaster 5750DX flash
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 11:57:16
Last modified on July 09, 2005 at 20:21
Picture #12: Greater Hill Mynah
Greater Hill Mynah
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Sigma 55-200mm lens
f/4.9, ISO 100, ext. flash, 1/160 sec, 122.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 244.0mm
Extra equipment used: Promaster 5750DX flash
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 11:55:05
Last modified on July 09, 2005 at 20:18
Picture #13: Chaco Chachalaca
Chaco Chachalaca
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Sigma 55-200mm lens
f/4.5, ISO 100, ext. flash, 1/160 sec, 93.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 186.0mm
Extra equipment used: Promaster 5750DX flash
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 11:53:43
Last modified on July 09, 2005 at 20:15
Picture #14: Royal Starling
Royal Starling
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Olympus E-1 camera with Sigma 55-200mm lens
f/5.3, ISO 100, ext. flash, 1/160 sec, 153.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 306.0mm
Extra equipment used: Promaster 5750DX flash
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 11:52:28
Last modified on July 09, 2005 at 20:16
Picture #15: Silver Cheecked Hornbill
Silver Cheecked Hornbill
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Sigma 55-200mm lens
f/4.6, ISO 100, ext. flash, 1/160 sec, 102.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 204.0mm
Extra equipment used: Promaster 5750DX flash
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 11:50:40
Last modified on July 09, 2005 at 20:07
Picture #16: Red crested Turaco
Red crested Turaco
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Sigma 55-200mm lens
f/5.0, ISO 100, ext. flash, 1/160 sec, 134.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 268.0mm
Extra equipment used: Promaster 5750DX flash
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 11:48:58
Last modified on July 09, 2005 at 20:05
Picture #17: Scarlet Ibis
Scarlet Ibis
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Sigma 55-200mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 100, ext. flash, 1/160 sec, 184.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 368.0mm
Extra equipment used: Promaster 5750DX flash
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 11:48:30
Last modified on July 09, 2005 at 20:03
Picture #18: Austrailian Singing Crow
Austrailian Singing Crow
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Sigma 55-200mm lens
f/5.2, ISO 100, ext. flash, 1/160 sec, 146.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 292.0mm
Extra equipment used: Promaster 5750DX flash
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 11:47:34
Last modified on July 09, 2005 at 20:00
Picture #19: Blue and Gold Macaw
Blue and Gold Macaw
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Sigma 55-200mm lens
f/4.9, ISO 100, ext. flash, 1/160 sec, 122.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 244.0mm
Extra equipment used: Promaster 5750DX flash
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 11:46:52
Last modified on July 09, 2005 at 19:55
I feel he is saying "Welcome aboard maties...".
Picture #20: Unknown bird
Unknown bird
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Olympus E-1 camera with Sigma 55-200mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 100, ext. flash, 1/160 sec, 200.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 400.0mm
Extra equipment used: Promaster 5750DX flash
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 11:45:29
Last modified on July 09, 2005 at 19:52
Picture #21: Bearded Barbet
Bearded Barbet
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Olympus E-1 camera with Sigma 55-200mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 100, ext. flash, 1/160 sec, 200.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 400.0mm
Extra equipment used: Promaster 5750DX flash
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 11:45:08
Last modified on July 09, 2005 at 17:19
Picture #22: Bats
Bats
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 50mm lens
f/2.0, ISO 800, 1/5 sec, 50.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, bias -1.0, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 100.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 11:35:21
Last modified on July 01, 2005 at 21:55
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/5 sec
Picture #23: I got you babe
I got you babe
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 50mm lens
f/2.0, ISO 800, 1/80 sec, 50.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, bias -1.0, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 100.0mm
Extra equipment used: Processed from the RAW file
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 11:34:35
Last modified on July 09, 2005 at 17:09
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/80 sec
Picture #24: Poisonous frog
Poisonous frog
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 50mm lens
f/2.0, ISO 800, 1/50 sec, 50.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, bias -1.0, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 100.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 11:31:01
Last modified on July 01, 2005 at 21:55
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/50 sec
Picture #25: Snake #2
Snake #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 50mm lens
f/2.0, ISO 800, 1/40 sec, 50.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, bias -1.0, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 100.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 11:31:25
Last modified on July 08, 2005 at 23:00
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/40 sec
Picture #26: Snake
Snake
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 50mm lens
f/2.0, ISO 800, 1/13 sec, 50.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 100.0mm
Extra equipment used: handheld, shot through glass
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 11:29:03
Last modified on July 08, 2005 at 22:38
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/13 sec
Picture #27: Goldbreasted Waxbill
Goldbreasted Waxbill
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/3.5, ISO 100, ext. flash, 1/100 sec, 52.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 104.0mm
Extra equipment used: Promaster 5750DX flash, shot through cage wires
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 11:23:00
Last modified on July 08, 2005 at 22:25
Picture #28: Zebra Dove #2
Zebra Dove #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/3.5, ISO 100, ext. flash, 1/100 sec, 52.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 104.0mm
Extra equipment used: Promaster 5750DX flash, shot through cage wires
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 11:22:12
Last modified on July 08, 2005 at 22:22
Picture #29: Wattled Jacana
Wattled Jacana
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/3.5, ISO 100, ext. flash, 1/100 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Extra equipment used: Promaster 5750DX flash, shot through cage wires
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 11:21:03
Last modified on July 08, 2005 at 22:20
Picture #30: Black headed Bulbul
Black headed Bulbul
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/3.5, ISO 100, 1/15 sec, 52.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 104.0mm
Extra equipment used: shot through cage wires
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 11:19:40
Last modified on July 08, 2005 at 22:29
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/15 sec
Picture #31: Zebra Dove
Zebra Dove
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/3.5, ISO 100, 1/50 sec, 52.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 104.0mm
Extra equipment used: shot through cage wires
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 11:19:30
Last modified on July 08, 2005 at 22:05
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/50 sec
Picture #32: Horseshoe falls #2
Horseshoe falls #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/8.0, ISO 100, 1/125 sec, 15.7mm, aperture priority, SHQ, cloudy, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 85.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 01, 2005 08:36:07
Last modified on July 01, 2005 at 21:54
Shutter speed of 1/125 or 1/250 may indicate use of flash
Picture #33: American and Bridal Veil falls
American and Bridal Veil falls
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/10.0, ISO 100, 1/320 sec, 25.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 50.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 14:59:24
Last modified on June 30, 2005 at 16:46
Picture #34: American falls #2
American falls #2
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/10.0, ISO 100, 1/320 sec, 25.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 50.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 14:59:20
Last modified on June 30, 2005 at 16:46
Picture #35: American falls
American falls
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/10.0, ISO 100, 1/320 sec, 25.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 50.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 14:58:41
Last modified on June 30, 2005 at 16:46
Picture #36: Rainbow bridge between Canada and USA
Rainbow bridge between Canada and USA
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/10.0, ISO 100, 1/320 sec, 14.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 28.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 14:53:12
Last modified on June 30, 2005 at 16:46
Picture #37: Maid of the Mist boat
Maid of the Mist boat
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/7.1, ISO 100, 1/320 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 14:53:05
Last modified on June 30, 2005 at 16:46
Picture #38: Horeshoe falls
Horeshoe falls
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/9.0, ISO 100, 1/400 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 14:45:13
Last modified on June 30, 2005 at 16:46
Picture #39: It gets rather wet on Maid of the Mist
It gets rather wet on Maid of the Mist
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/10.0, ISO 100, 1/320 sec, 14.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 28.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 14:44:07
Last modified on June 30, 2005 at 16:46
It was nice to have a camera (E-1 + 14-54mm lens) designed to be splash-proof to take shots like these from the Maid of the Mist boat ride.
Picture #40: Seagull over Niagara Falls #2
Seagull over Niagara Falls #2
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/9.0, ISO 100, 1/500 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 14:42:23
Last modified on June 30, 2005 at 16:46
Picture #41: Horseshoe falls
Horseshoe falls
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/9.0, ISO 100, 1/400 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 14:41:12
Last modified on June 30, 2005 at 16:46
Picture #42: Flight over the American falls
Flight over the American falls
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/9.0, ISO 100, 1/400 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 14:40:28
Last modified on June 30, 2005 at 16:46
Picture #43: Bridal Veil falls
Bridal Veil falls
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/9.0, ISO 100, 1/400 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 14:39:50
Last modified on June 30, 2005 at 16:46
Picture #44: Seagull over Niagara Falls
Seagull over Niagara Falls
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/9.0, ISO 100, 1/400 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 14:38:59
Last modified on June 30, 2005 at 16:45
Picture #45: Seagull
Seagull
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/9.0, ISO 100, 1/400 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 14:38:40
Last modified on June 30, 2005 at 16:45
Picture #46: Bridal Veil falls from Maid of the Mist
Bridal Veil falls from Maid of the Mist
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/9.0, ISO 100, 1/400 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 14:38:27
Last modified on June 30, 2005 at 16:45
Picture #47: American & Bridal Veil falls from Maid of the Mist #2
American & Bridal Veil falls from Maid of the Mist #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/9.0, ISO 100, 1/400 sec, 40.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 80.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 14:37:50
Last modified on June 30, 2005 at 16:45
Picture #48: American & Bridal Veil falls from Maid of the Mist
American & Bridal Veil falls from Maid of the Mist
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/9.0, ISO 100, 1/400 sec, 40.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 80.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 14:37:23
Last modified on June 30, 2005 at 16:45
Picture #49: Maid of the Mists boats and Horseshoe Falls
Maid of the Mists boats and Horseshoe Falls
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/8.0, ISO 100, 1/500 sec, 43.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 86.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 14:19:45
Last modified on June 30, 2005 at 16:45
Picture #50: Niagara Falls, Ontario skyline #2
Niagara Falls, Ontario skyline #2
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/8.0, ISO 100, 1/320 sec, 14.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 28.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 14:18:05
Last modified on June 30, 2005 at 16:45
Picture #51: Niagara Falls, Ontario skyline
Niagara Falls, Ontario skyline
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/9.0, ISO 100, 1/400 sec, 14.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 28.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 14:09:32
Last modified on June 30, 2005 at 16:45
Picture #52: Maid of the Mist braving the falls
Maid of the Mist braving the falls
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/9.0, ISO 100, 1/400 sec, 19.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 38.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 14:02:44
Last modified on June 30, 2005 at 16:45
Picture #53: Behind the falls #2
Behind the falls #2
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/8.0, ISO 100, 1/500 sec, 33.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 66.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 13:45:11
Last modified on June 30, 2005 at 16:45
Picture #54: Behind the falls
Behind the falls
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/9.0, ISO 100, 1/400 sec, 22.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 44.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 13:41:15
Last modified on June 30, 2005 at 16:45
Picture #55: Niagara Falls
Niagara Falls
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/8.0, ISO 100, 1/640 sec, 52.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 104.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 13:41:12
Last modified on June 30, 2005 at 16:45
Picture #56: Flowers
Flowers
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/3.5, ISO 100, 1/80 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 12:59:43
Last modified on July 06, 2005 at 22:00
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/80 sec
Picture #57: Flowers and fountain in the botanical gardens
Flowers and fountain in the botanical gardens
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 100, 1/125 sec, 14.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 28.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 12:58:49
Last modified on July 06, 2005 at 21:57
Picture #58: Spotted yellow ladyslipper #2
Spotted yellow ladyslipper #2
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/3.5, ISO 400, 1/50 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 12:56:13
Last modified on July 06, 2005 at 22:27
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/50 sec
Picture #59: Spotted yellow ladyslipper
Spotted yellow ladyslipper
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/3.4, ISO 100, 1/30 sec, 45.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 90.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 12:54:12
Last modified on July 06, 2005 at 21:49
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/30 sec
Picture #60: Purple flower
Purple flower
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/3.3, ISO 100, 1/50 sec, 38.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 76.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 12:54:06
Last modified on July 06, 2005 at 21:43
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/50 sec
Picture #61: Turtle power
Turtle power
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.0, ISO 100, 1/200 sec, 40.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 80.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 12:51:20
Last modified on July 06, 2005 at 21:41
Picture #62: Fly birdie, fly
Fly birdie, fly
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.0, ISO 100, 1/200 sec, 37.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 74.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 12:51:03
Last modified on July 06, 2005 at 21:36
Picture #63: Look, I've got a fish!
Look, I've got a fish!
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/4.5, ISO 100, 1/200 sec, 40.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 80.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 12:50:59
Last modified on July 06, 2005 at 21:34
Picture #64: Statues in front of the botanical gardens
Statues in front of the botanical gardens
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.0, ISO 100, 1/125 sec, 17.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 34.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 12:50:46
Last modified on July 06, 2005 at 21:32
Picture #65: I see fish!
I see fish!
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/6.3, ISO 100, 1/200 sec, 14.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 28.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 12:13:52
Last modified on July 06, 2005 at 21:28
Picture #66: Water lily
Water lily
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/4.5, ISO 100, 1/200 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 12:13:45
Last modified on July 06, 2005 at 21:26
Picture #67: Goldfish and water lily
Goldfish and water lily
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/4.0, ISO 100, 1/160 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 12:12:31
Last modified on July 06, 2005 at 21:22
Picture #68: Floral clock
Floral clock
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 100, 1/200 sec, 22.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 44.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 12:11:21
Last modified on July 06, 2005 at 20:06
This year the design on the clock honors the Boy Scouts.
Picture #69: Debris in the niagara whirlpool
Debris in the niagara whirlpool
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.0, ISO 100, 1/250 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 11:32:03
Last modified on July 06, 2005 at 20:02
When the Canadian and American towns of Niagara Falls lower the level of the falls at night (diverting the water to generate electricity), the whirlpool reverses directions, and it flushes out most of the debris that accumulates through the day.
Picture #70: Niagara whirlpool #2
Niagara whirlpool #2
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 100, 1/160 sec, 14.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 28.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 11:31:24
Last modified on July 06, 2005 at 19:59
Picture #71: Niagara whirlpool
Niagara whirlpool
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.0, ISO 100, 1/125 sec, 14.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 28.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 11:30:50
Last modified on July 06, 2005 at 19:56
Picture #72: The fishing must be really good to hike down to the river #2
The fishing must be really good to hike down to the river #2
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/4.5, ISO 100, 1/200 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 11:28:48
Last modified on July 06, 2005 at 19:53
Picture #73: The fishing must be really good to hike down to the river
The fishing must be really good to hike down to the river
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/4.0, ISO 100, 1/160 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 11:28:18
Last modified on July 06, 2005 at 19:50
Picture #74: Niagara whirpool (below the falls)
Niagara whirpool (below the falls)
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 100, 1/320 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 11:24:48
Last modified on July 06, 2005 at 19:35
Picture #75: Niagara river below the falls #2
Niagara river below the falls #2
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 100, 1/320 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 11:24:25
Last modified on July 06, 2005 at 19:33
Picture #76: Niagara river below the falls
Niagara river below the falls
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 100, 1/160 sec, 17.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 34.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 11:24:21
Last modified on July 06, 2005 at 19:30
Picture #77: Spanish Aero car at Niagara Falls
Spanish Aero car at Niagara Falls
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/4.5, ISO 100, 1/200 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 11:20:26
Last modified on July 06, 2005 at 09:28
Picture #78: Niagara Falls sunrise
Niagara Falls sunrise
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.0, ISO 100, 1/125 sec, 17.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, spot metering, -2 contrast, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 34.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 30, 2005 06:15:17
Last modified on July 06, 2005 at 09:25
Shot through the window of our hotel room.

Michael Meissner, mrmweb@the-meissners.org