Had a lot of fun at Prom Praise again this year, as I think you’ll see below! I spent much of the evening putting a 1960’s Nikkor Q 200mm f4 lens through its paces, and I’m really impressed with the results. Not bad for £35! Most of the shots in the slideshow were on the antique lens, and some of the more architectural shots were (I think) on the modern 50mm Nikon f1.8. Enjoy!
Some more fun from the Royal Albert Hall on Saturday 21st April 2012, photographing All Souls Orchestra’s Prom Praise event, which also celebrates the All Souls Orchestra’s 40th Anniversary year.
Been doing a fair bit of events photography for friends lately, and last weekend I was at the Royal Albert Hall testing a Nikon D200 body with my “antique” 135mm lens that I think I might have posted about some time ago. (Ooh look, I did) The body itself was a delight to use, and gives a slight improvement on image noise in high ISO settings. The noise it gives is somehow more pleasant, giving slightly larger and smoother grain patterns than the D40 I currently own.
Here’s some of the images I captured of a rather lively evening: