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Ben Baker

Ben Baker



Originally from Winchester, VA but living in Brisbane for the past few years. As an engineer by training I find photography a great way to engage my artistic inclinations in a technical medium. I really enjoy the challenge of trying to do justice to whatever scene that is unfolding in front of me.

Lets see what I can do with a "real" camera

Published July 18th, 2011

I loved my trusty little SX20is and it was a great camera to learn with. However, after spending the last 6 months in full manual mode and getting (I think) the most out of it that I could it was time to upgrade. Just last week got a Canon 60D with a 18-135is lens and I'm thrilled to get started using it. I would have made a trip out to the country (Inverell, NSW) over the weekend but the car was in the garage. I'm travelling out to the country to my girlfriend's over the weekend (I hope) so I imagine I'm going to be driving her nuts waking up at dawn to go see what my new toy can do.

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