Brief Love Story
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Brief Love Story
by J. Ramón Palacios

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And so it began
  Medium format
  35mm SLR
  The Exakta's
The first Nikon's
  Her ...
The kids
and the Exaktas
The Nikkormats
The FE2
Into the land of Nikon
The MD-12s
Upgrading ...
The F4s and beyond
An endless
love story ...
Adventures in the Sierra Madre
» A list of other

A list of other articles

I have written a few articles for the community -built with my very dear friend and partner Bo Stahlbrandt from Germany in 2000 - and now the largest in the web dedicated to Nikon users. 

Wish I had the time to write more. It has been fun. Below a list of articles.

Tormy Huasteca My daughter Tatiana Rainbow Falls - Smoky Mountains National Park


Thumbnails from an improvised gallery..

The Nikon F4 camera

Underwater Photography - The Nikonos V camera system

The Nikon SU-4 wireless remote TTL flash control unit

Film and digital photography glossary

Nikon D700 - Picture Control

The 17-35mm f/2.8D ED IF AF-S Nikkor

The 80-400mm f/4.5-5.6D ED VR AF Zoom Nikkor

The 28-105mm f/3.5-4.5D IF Zoom Nikkor

The Tokina AT-X M100AF Macro lens

Shootout at 70mm - Two pro Zoom Nikkors compared

Nikon camera-lens compatibility chart

  • Guides

Flash - The Teddy Bears Test

Flash Diffusers - The Gary Fong Lightsphere II System

Flash Diffusers - The Gary Fong WhaleTail System

Filters - What filter system

Filters - UV, Haze & Skylight

Filters - Neutral density and color graduated filters

Filters - Diffusion and softening filters

DOF & Hyperfocal Distance - Tables, Calculator & Apps

Resolution and Print size

Handholding technique

Monopod Technique

Tripod Technique

  • Ballheads

The Manfrotto #222 Grip Action Ball Head (Bogen 3265)

Why Markins Ballheads

The "L" brackets for ballheads

Why a Ball Head

What film camera to buy

What film to use

What tripod to get

What monopod

What lens (work in progress)

What bag (work in progress)

see also
Terms of use