2017 Favorite pictures. (23 pictures)

These pictures are the pictures I consider my best in the year 2017.

The copyright owner on these pictures is Michael Meissner. Please direct any comments about this web page to mrmweb@the-meissners.org.

Michael Meissner's home page is at http://www.the-meissners.org, his Renaissance Faire/SF convention links are at http://www.the-meissners.org/ren.html, his digital camera links are at http://www.the-meissners.org/camera.html, his calendar links are at http://www.the-meissners.org/calendar.html, and the head of these photo albums is at http://www.the-meissners.org/photo.html.

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Pictures taken in Boston's Museum of Science (2 pictures)

Picture #1: Theater of Electricity finale
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2017, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5 camera with Olympus-m43 12-40mm lens
f/2.8, ISO 12800, 1/10 sec, 12.0mm, auto mode, vivid color, spot metering, bias -1.3, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 24.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 05, 2017 16:30:04
Last modified on February 05, 2017 at 15:49
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/10 sec

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2017-small-albums/2017-02/index.html.

Picture #2: Theater of Electricity finale #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2017, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5 camera with Olympus-m43 12-40mm lens
f/2.8, ISO 12800, 1/4 sec, 12.0mm, auto mode, vivid color, spot metering, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 24.0mm
Programs used: crop

Taken by Michael Meissner on February 05, 2017 16:30:30
Last modified on February 05, 2017 at 15:49
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/4 sec

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2017-small-albums/2017-02/index.html.

Pictures of surfers (3 pictures)

Picture #1: Surfer
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2017, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M1 camera with Olympus 50-200mm lens and Olympus EC-14 (1.4x)
f/9.0, ISO 200, 1/1600 sec, 153.0mm, auto mode, vivid color, SHQ, spot metering, image stabilization (mode 4)
35mm equivalent focal length 612.0mm, digital zoom x2
Programs used: crop, adjusttime
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 10, 2017 13:50:41
Last modified on February 10, 2017 at 18:50

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2017-small-albums/2017-hawaii/index.html.

Picture #2: Young surfer
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2017, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M1 camera with Olympus 50-200mm lens and Olympus EC-14 (1.4x)
f/5.6, ISO 200, 1/1600 sec, 174.0mm, shutter priority, vivid color, SHQ, matrix metering, bias -0.7, image stabilization (mode 4)
35mm equivalent focal length 696.0mm, digital zoom x2
Programs used: crop
, gimp
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 11, 2017 08:49:31
Last modified on February 16, 2017 at 21:12

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2017-small-albums/2017-hawaii/index.html.

Picture #3: Surfer #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2017, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M1 camera with Olympus 50-200mm lens and Olympus EC-14 (1.4x)
f/10.0, ISO 200, 1/800 sec, 283.0mm, shutter priority, vivid color, SHQ, matrix metering, image stabilization (mode 4)
35mm equivalent focal length 1132.0mm, digital zoom x2
Programs used: crop
, gimp
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 14, 2017 09:37:25
Last modified on February 17, 2017 at 08:54
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/800 sec

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2017-small-albums/2017-hawaii/index.html.

Sunset pictures (3 pictures)

Picture #1: Kailua-Kona sunset
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2017, All rights reserved
Panasonic G85 camera with Olympus-m43 12-40mm lens
f/5.0, ISO 200, 1/320 sec, 12.0mm, off mode, matrix metering, bias -0.7, image stabilization (mode 3), standard
35mm equivalent focal length 24.0mm
Extra equipment used: tripod, shutter release
Programs used: crop
, gimp
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 10, 2017 18:08:13
Last modified on February 11, 2017 at 04:57
Picture #2: Kailua-Kona sunset #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2017, All rights reserved
Panasonic G85 camera with Olympus-m43 12-40mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 200, 1/500 sec, 12.0mm, off mode, center weight metering, bias -0.3, image stabilization (mode 3), standard
35mm equivalent focal length 24.0mm
Extra equipment used: tripod, shutter release
Programs used: crop
, gimp
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 10, 2017 18:11:23
Last modified on February 11, 2017 at 05:01
Picture #3: Kailua-Kona sunset #3
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2017, All rights reserved
Panasonic G85 camera with Olympus-m43 12-40mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 200, 1/500 sec, 12.0mm, off mode, center weight metering, bias -0.7, image stabilization (mode 3), standard
35mm equivalent focal length 24.0mm
Extra equipment used: tripod, shutter release
Programs used: crop
, gimp
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 10, 2017 18:13:35
Last modified on February 11, 2017 at 05:13

Pictures of volcanoes (3 pictures)

Picture #1: Volcano at night
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2017, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M1 camera with Olympus 50-200mm lens
f/2.8, ISO 800, 1/3 sec, 67.0mm, auto mode, vivid color, SHQ, matrix metering, bias 0.3, manual focus, image stabilization (mode 4)
35mm equivalent focal length 134.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 12, 2017 19:30:26
Last modified on February 16, 2017 at 21:48
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/3 sec

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2017-small-albums/2017-hawaii/index.html.

Picture #2: Volcano at night #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2017, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M1 camera with Olympus 50-200mm lens
f/2.8, ISO 800, 1/6 sec, 64.0mm, auto mode, vivid color, SHQ, matrix metering, bias 0.3, image stabilization (mode 4)
35mm equivalent focal length 128.0mm
Programs used: crop

Taken by Michael Meissner on February 12, 2017 19:37:30
Last modified on February 16, 2017 at 21:48
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/6 sec

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2017-small-albums/2017-hawaii/index.html.

Picture #3: Volcano at night #3
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2017, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M1 camera with Olympus 50-200mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 800, 1 sec, 67.0mm, aperture priority, vivid color, SHQ, matrix metering, image stabilization (mode 4)
35mm equivalent focal length 134.0mm
Programs used: crop

Taken by Michael Meissner on February 12, 2017 19:38:40
Last modified on February 16, 2017 at 21:48

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2017-small-albums/2017-hawaii/index.html.

Pictures taken in Hawaii (1 picture)

Picture #1: Square tree house
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2017, All rights reserved
Samsung S5 phone
f/2.2, ISO 40, 1/910 sec, 4.8mm, auto mode, center weight metering
35mm equivalent focal length 31.0mm
Programs used: gimp, rotate right

Taken by Michael Meissner on February 14, 2017 09:09:48
Last modified on February 16, 2017 at 08:11

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2017-small-albums/2017-hawaii/index.html.

Pictures of waterfalls (3 pictures)

Picture #1: Waterfall
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2017, All rights reserved
Panasonic G85 camera with Olympus-m43 12-40mm lens
f/2.8, ISO 500, 1/60 sec, 16.0mm, off mode, matrix metering, image stabilization (mode 3), standard
35mm equivalent focal length 32.0mm
Programs used: crop, raw therapee
, rotate left
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 14, 2017 14:31:26
Last modified on February 20, 2017 at 22:14

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2017-small-albums/2017-hawaii-botanical/index.html.

Picture #2: Waterfall #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2017, All rights reserved
Panasonic G85 camera with Olympus-m43 12-40mm lens
f/2.8, ISO 640, 1/100 sec, 40.0mm, off mode, matrix metering, image stabilization (mode 3), standard
35mm equivalent focal length 80.0mm
Programs used: crop, raw therapee

Taken by Michael Meissner on February 14, 2017 14:31:52
Last modified on February 20, 2017 at 22:15

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2017-small-albums/2017-hawaii-botanical/index.html.

Picture #3: Waterfall #3
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2017, All rights reserved
Panasonic G85 camera with Olympus-m43 12-40mm lens
f/2.8, ISO 640, 1/100 sec, 40.0mm, off mode, matrix metering, image stabilization (mode 3), standard
35mm equivalent focal length 80.0mm
Programs used: crop, raw therapee

Taken by Michael Meissner on February 14, 2017 14:48:29
Last modified on February 20, 2017 at 22:24

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2017-small-albums/2017-hawaii-botanical/index.html.

Pictures taken in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii (5 pictures)

Picture #1: Sailor and Mermaid
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2017, All rights reserved
Olympus Stylus-1 camera
f/3.5, ISO 100, 1/400 sec, 10.8mm, auto mode, vivid color, SHQ, matrix metering, image stabilization (mode 4), auto
35mm equivalent focal length 50.0mm
Programs used: crop, raw therapee
, rotate left
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 15, 2017 11:47:17
Last modified on February 16, 2017 at 10:33

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2017-small-albums/2017-hawaii/index.html.

Picture #2: Funny lamps
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2017, All rights reserved
Olympus Stylus-1 camera
f/3.5, ISO 100, 1/160 sec, 16.1mm, auto mode, vivid color, SHQ, matrix metering, image stabilization (mode 4), auto
35mm equivalent focal length 75.0mm
Programs used: crop, raw therapee

Taken by Michael Meissner on February 15, 2017 12:17:33
Last modified on February 16, 2017 at 10:37

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2017-small-albums/2017-hawaii/index.html.

Picture #3: Live Jazz Tonight
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2017, All rights reserved
Olympus Stylus-1 camera
f/3.5, ISO 100, 1/500 sec, 42.5mm, auto mode, vivid color, SHQ, matrix metering, image stabilization (mode 4), auto
35mm equivalent focal length 198.0mm
Programs used: crop, gimp, raw therapee
, rotate left
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 15, 2017 12:43:38
Last modified on February 16, 2017 at 10:52

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2017-small-albums/2017-hawaii/index.html.

Picture #4: Bike repair
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2017, All rights reserved
Olympus Stylus-1 camera
f/3.5, ISO 100, 1/500 sec, 16.1mm, auto mode, vivid color, SHQ, matrix metering, image stabilization (mode 4), auto
35mm equivalent focal length 75.0mm
Programs used: crop, raw therapee

Taken by Michael Meissner on February 15, 2017 12:44:56
Last modified on February 16, 2017 at 10:53

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2017-small-albums/2017-hawaii/index.html.

Picture #5: Fisher folk
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2017, All rights reserved
Panasonic G85 camera with Olympus-m43 14-150mm-II lens
f/6.3, ISO 200, 1/400 sec, 67.0mm, off mode, matrix metering, bias 1.0, image stabilization (mode 3), standard
35mm equivalent focal length 268.0mm, digital zoom x2
Programs used: crop
, rawtherapee-helper
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 16, 2017 15:22:11
Last modified on February 16, 2017 at 19:08

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2017-small-albums/2017-hawaii/index.html.

Pictures from whale watching trips (2 pictures)

Picture #1: Whale tail
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2017, All rights reserved
Panasonic G85 camera with Olympus-m43 14-150mm-II lens
f/9.0, ISO 200, 1/500 sec, 60.0mm, off mode, matrix metering, image stabilization (mode 3), standard
35mm equivalent focal length 240.0mm, digital zoom x2
Programs used: crop
, gimp
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 16, 2017 14:23:52
Last modified on February 17, 2017 at 09:04

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2017-small-albums/2017-hawaii/index.html.

Picture #2: Whale tail #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2017, All rights reserved
Panasonic G85 camera with Olympus-m43 14-150mm-II lens
f/9.0, ISO 200, 1/500 sec, 60.0mm, off mode, matrix metering, image stabilization (mode 3), standard
35mm equivalent focal length 240.0mm, digital zoom x2
Programs used: crop
, gimp
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 16, 2017 14:23:52
Last modified on February 17, 2017 at 09:05

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2017-small-albums/2017-hawaii/index.html.

Pictures taken on a glass bottom boat (1 picture)

Picture #1: Hawaiian spinner dolphins
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2017, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M1 camera with Olympus-m43 14-150mm-II lens
f/9.0, ISO 200, 1/320 sec, 56.0mm, auto mode, vivid color, SHQ, matrix metering, auto + manual focus, image stabilization (mode 4)
35mm equivalent focal length 224.0mm, digital zoom x2
Programs used: crop
, gimp
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 17, 2017 11:46:59
Last modified on February 20, 2017 at 16:21

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2017-small-albums/2017-hawaii/index.html.

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Michael Meissner, mrmweb@the-meissners.org