General pictures taken in January, 2009. (31 pictures)

General pictures taken in January, 2009.

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Winter pictures (1 picture)

Picture #1: Snowy wreath
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 50-200mm lens
f/4.5, ISO 100, 1/500 sec, 79.0mm, auto mode, natural color, auto gradation, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 158.0mm
Programs used: gimp
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 01, 2009 13:43:43
Last modified on January 01, 2009 at 23:43

Pictures of birds (6 pictures)

Picture #1: Robin with berry
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 50-200mm lens
f/4.5, ISO 100, 1/500 sec, 200.0mm, auto mode, natural color, auto gradation, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 400.0mm
Programs used: gimp
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 01, 2009 13:45:19
Last modified on January 01, 2009 at 23:45
Picture #2: Robin
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 50-200mm lens
f/5.0, ISO 100, 1/500 sec, 200.0mm, auto mode, natural color, auto gradation, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 400.0mm
Programs used: gimp
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 01, 2009 13:45:23
Last modified on January 01, 2009 at 23:46
Picture #3: Robin #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 50-200mm lens
f/6.3, ISO 100, 1/800 sec, 200.0mm, auto mode, natural color, auto gradation, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 400.0mm
Programs used: gimp
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 01, 2009 13:45:27
Last modified on January 01, 2009 at 23:49
Picture #4: Birds
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 50mm lens
f/4.0, ISO 250, 1/125 sec, 50.0mm, aperture priority, natural color, auto gradation, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 100.0mm
Programs used: gimp, rotate
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 05, 2009 09:58:22
Last modified on January 09, 2009 at 23:46
Picture #5: Waiting his turn
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 50mm lens
f/4.0, ISO 400, 1/125 sec, 50.0mm, aperture priority, natural color, auto gradation, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 100.0mm
Programs used: gimp, rotate
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 05, 2009 09:59:17
Last modified on January 09, 2009 at 23:47
Picture #6: Birds #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 50mm lens
f/2.5, ISO 100, 1/160 sec, 50.0mm, auto mode, natural color, auto gradation, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 100.0mm
Programs used: gimp, rotate
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 05, 2009 10:00:20
Last modified on January 09, 2009 at 23:51

Pictures of stuffed animals arranged in silly positions (21 pictures)

Picture #1: Please crack me some nuts!
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 50mm lens
f/8.0, ISO 500, FL-36 flash, 1/100 sec, 50.0mm, aperture priority, natural color, auto gradation, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 100.0mm
Extra equipment used: FL-36 flash
Programs used: gimp, rotate
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 04, 2009 16:14:27
Last modified on January 04, 2009 at 16:43
Picture #2: Please crack me some nuts! #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 50mm lens
f/8.0, ISO 640, FL-36 flash, 1/100 sec, 50.0mm, aperture priority, natural color, auto gradation, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 100.0mm
Extra equipment used: FL-36 flash
Programs used: gimp, rotate
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 04, 2009 16:15:34
Last modified on January 04, 2009 at 16:46
Picture #3: Whee!
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 50mm lens
f/8.0, ISO 800, FL-36 flash, 1/100 sec, 50.0mm, aperture priority, natural color, auto gradation, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 100.0mm
Extra equipment used: FL-36 flash
Programs used: gimp, rotate
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 04, 2009 16:16:45
Last modified on January 04, 2009 at 16:48
Picture #4: Whee! #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 50mm lens
f/8.0, ISO 640, FL-36 flash, 1/100 sec, 50.0mm, aperture priority, natural color, auto gradation, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 100.0mm
Extra equipment used: FL-36 flash
Programs used: gimp, rotate
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 04, 2009 16:17:55
Last modified on January 04, 2009 at 16:50
This picture is one of my favorites.
Picture #5: Whee! #3
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 50mm lens
f/8.0, ISO 640, FL-36 flash, 1/100 sec, 50.0mm, aperture priority, natural color, auto gradation, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 100.0mm
Extra equipment used: FL-36 flash
Programs used: gimp, rotate
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 04, 2009 16:19:07
Last modified on January 04, 2009 at 16:53
Picture #6: Dance with me Santa
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 50mm lens
f/8.0, ISO 320, FL-36 flash, 1/100 sec, 50.0mm, aperture priority, natural color, auto gradation, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 100.0mm
Extra equipment used: FL-36 flash
Programs used: gimp, rotate
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 04, 2009 16:20:14
Last modified on January 04, 2009 at 16:55
Picture #7: Hanging with Santa
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 50mm lens
f/8.0, ISO 320, FL-36 flash, 1/100 sec, 50.0mm, aperture priority, natural color, auto gradation, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 100.0mm
Extra equipment used: FL-36 flash
Programs used: gimp, rotate
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 04, 2009 16:20:54
Last modified on January 04, 2009 at 16:57
This picture is one of my favorites.
Picture #8: Hanging with Santa #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 50mm lens
f/8.0, ISO 640, FL-36 flash, 1/100 sec, 50.0mm, aperture priority, natural color, auto gradation, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 100.0mm
Extra equipment used: FL-36 flash
Programs used: gimp, rotate
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 04, 2009 16:21:02
Last modified on January 04, 2009 at 17:00
Picture #9: Nativity visitor
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 50mm lens
f/8.0, ISO 1000, FL-36 flash, 1/100 sec, 50.0mm, aperture priority, natural color, auto gradation, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 100.0mm
Extra equipment used: FL-36 flash
Programs used: gimp
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 04, 2009 16:21:45
Last modified on January 04, 2009 at 17:04
This picture is one of my favorites.
Picture #10: Not a Christmas ornament
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 50mm lens
f/8.0, ISO 100, FL-36 flash, 1/100 sec, 50.0mm, aperture priority, natural color, auto gradation, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 100.0mm
Extra equipment used: FL-36 flash
Programs used: gimp, rotate
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 04, 2009 16:23:10
Last modified on January 04, 2009 at 17:06
Picture #11: What are you doing here?
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 50mm lens
f/8.0, ISO 100, FL-36 flash, 1/100 sec, 50.0mm, aperture priority, natural color, auto gradation, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 100.0mm
Extra equipment used: FL-36 flash
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 04, 2009 16:23:56
Last modified on January 04, 2009 at 17:07
This picture is one of my favorites.
Picture #12: What are you doing here? #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 50mm lens
f/8.0, ISO 100, FL-36 flash, 1/100 sec, 50.0mm, aperture priority, natural color, auto gradation, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 100.0mm
Extra equipment used: FL-36 flash
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 04, 2009 16:23:57
Last modified on January 04, 2009 at 17:07
Picture #13: Nest egg
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 100, FL-50 flash, 1/60 sec, 14.0mm, aperture priority, natural color, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 28.0mm
Extra equipment used: FL-50 flash, Demb diffuser
Programs used: gimp
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 25, 2009 08:51:25
Last modified on January 25, 2009 at 14:13
This picture is one of my favorites.
Picture #14: Nest egg #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 100, FL-50 flash, 1/60 sec, 14.0mm, aperture priority, natural color, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 28.0mm
Extra equipment used: FL-50 flash, Demb diffuser
Programs used: gimp
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 25, 2009 08:53:36
Last modified on January 25, 2009 at 14:16
Picture #15: Nest egg #3
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 100, FL-50 flash, 1/60 sec, 14.0mm, aperture priority, natural color, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 28.0mm
Extra equipment used: FL-50 flash, Demb diffuser
Programs used: gimp
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 25, 2009 08:55:17
Last modified on January 25, 2009 at 14:18
This picture is one of my favorites.
Picture #16: A squirrel amongst the birds
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 100, FL-50 flash, 1/60 sec, 19.0mm, aperture priority, natural color, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 38.0mm
Extra equipment used: FL-50 flash, Demb diffuser
Programs used: RAW, gimp
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 25, 2009 13:27:06
Last modified on January 25, 2009 at 14:25
Picture #17: A squirrel amongst the birds #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 100, FL-50 flash, 1/60 sec, 17.0mm, aperture priority, natural color, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 34.0mm
Extra equipment used: FL-50 flash, Demb diffuser
Programs used: RAW, gimp
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 25, 2009 13:27:28
Last modified on January 25, 2009 at 14:28
Picture #18: I'm flying!
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/6.3, ISO 100, FL-50 flash, 1/60 sec, 28.0mm, aperture priority, natural color, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 56.0mm
Extra equipment used: FL-50 flash, Demb diffuser
Programs used: RAW, gimp
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 25, 2009 13:29:29
Last modified on January 25, 2009 at 14:32
Picture #19: I'm flying! #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/6.3, ISO 1250, 1/15 sec, 46.0mm, aperture priority, natural color, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 92.0mm
Programs used: gimp, neatimage, rotate
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 25, 2009 13:30:19
Last modified on January 25, 2009 at 14:40
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/15 sec
This picture is one of my favorites.
Picture #20: I'm flying! #3
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/3.5, ISO 1250, 1/80 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, natural color, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Programs used: gimp, neatimage, rotate
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 25, 2009 13:31:29
Last modified on January 25, 2009 at 14:40
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/80 sec
Picture #21: Elephant rider
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/6.3, ISO 500, FL-50 flash, 1/80 sec, 44.0mm, aperture priority, natural color, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 88.0mm
Extra equipment used: Fl-50 flash, Demb diffuser
Programs used: gimp, rotate
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 25, 2009 13:34:11
Last modified on January 25, 2009 at 22:17

Pet pictures (3 pictures)

Picture #1: Aerosmith
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 50mm lens
f/8.0, ISO 100, FL-36 flash, 1/100 sec, 50.0mm, aperture priority, natural color, auto gradation, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 100.0mm
Extra equipment used: FL-36 flash
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 04, 2009 16:23:40
Last modified on January 04, 2009 at 17:06
Picture #2: Mistress of what she surveys
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/3.2, ISO 100, FL-50 flash, 1/60 sec, 33.0mm, auto mode, natural color, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 66.0mm
Extra equipment used: FL-50 flash
Programs used: gimp
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 25, 2009 13:34:57
Last modified on January 25, 2009 at 22:06
Picture #3: Mistress of what she surveys #2
Thumb: 456x342, 53,022 bytes (51.8K)
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2009, All rights reserved
Olympus E-3 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/3.2, ISO 400, FL-50 flash, 1/60 sec, 33.0mm, auto mode, natural color, matrix metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 66.0mm
Extra equipment used: FL-50 flash
Programs used: gimp
Taken by Michael Meissner on January 25, 2009 13:35:14
Last modified on January 25, 2009 at 22:08

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