Lotuses at Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens

Nature, Photography

I went back to Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens yesterday morning. The lotuses were in full blooming conditions and will probably stay that way for at least a week. I used my Nikon D600 camera with all purpose 28-300mm lens. I set my camera at manual mode with shutter speed at 1/800 sec or faster and f stop at 5.6 or higher number for more depth of field. I also set the ISO at Auto to let the camera determined the proper light intake.

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A retired professional engineer, nature lover and avid photographer

9 thoughts on “Lotuses at Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens”

  1. shungphotography says:

    Than you for stopping by, Hanna. I’ve been using this setting quite often lately and seems to work very well – it’s a lot easier to change speed and/or aperture, literally at your finger tips and let the camera decides the ISO setting with preset limitations.

  2. Oh what beautiful photos! The lotus flower always reminds me of Thailand, where I used to live…happy memories šŸ™‚
    Thank you for sharing
    – Carly

  3. shungphotography says:

    Thank you, Carly, Glad you enjoyed the lotus flowers and even bring back your fond memory of Thailand. I always enjoy taking pictures of the beautiful lotus flowers.

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