Monday, October 17, 2016

Low Light with the Speed Booster and Contax 50mm Planar

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Songstress.



Here are some photos from a wedding we invited. All we were equipped with was our trusty Sony NEX-7, a Metabones Speed Booster, and the Contax 50mm Planar - a gem. The Speed booster gave us an effective 55mm lens at f/1.2, necessary for this low light event.


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Double trouble.



The NEX was set to shoot jpeg only in black and white with contrast and sharpness at negative two. This made the post-processing much easier than usual with cropping as the only requirement.


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Tequila ice bar.




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Holding court.