Photos: Palisades Wine Fest to benefit the Friends of Temescal Poolâ€Ž The weather was beautiful and the wine was flowing.
Posts Tagged ‘Nifty fifty’
First Annual Palisades Wine FestPosted: 17th April 2011 by Sherman in Blog, Events, Food
Tags: 24-70mm, 50mm, Arbios and Praxis Cellars, B & E Vineyard, Barefoot, Barefoot Bubbly, Blackrapid, Bodegas Paso Robles, Charles Krug, Cielo Malibu Estate, Coquelicot Estate Vineyards, Cosimo Pizulli, D700, Dr Ruths Vineyard, f/1.4, f/2.8, Festival, Findleton Estate Winery, Friends of Temescal Pool, Gary Fong, Gladstone's, HDR, Hearthstone Vineyard and Winery, Herzog, Illuminare Winery, Lightsphere, Malibu, Nifty fifty, Nikon, Pacific Coast Vineyards, Pacific Palisades, Palisades Wine Fest, Pizzulli Family Vineyards, SB-900, Serenity Lane, Treatch Cellars, Wades Wines, WCP Cellars, wine
2011 Avocado TakedownPosted: 11th April 2011 by Sherman in Blog, Events, Food
Tags: 24-70mm, 50mm, Avocados, Avocados from Mexico, Blackrapid, D700, Eric Boardman, f/1.4, f/2.8, food, Gary Fong, Guacamole, Hungry Historians, Lightsphere, Los Angeles, Matt Timms, Nifty fifty, Nikon, SB-900, The Bootleg Theater, The Guerilla Chef, The Takedown, vegan
Photos: Avocado Takedown @ Bootleg Theater Do you love avocados? If so read on.
Metz 58 AF-1 vs Nikon SB-900 on PocketWizard FlexTT5Posted: 4th April 2011 by Sherman in Blog, Tips
Tags: 50mm, CLS, D700, David Hobby, f/1.4, f/2, Flash, Flash Bus Tour, FlexTT5, Joe McNally, Leica, Metz 58 AF-1, Nifty fifty, Nikon, Nikon CLS, Numnuts, PocketWizard, SB-900, Speedlight, Strobist, Summicron-R
Photos: Metz 58 AF-1 vs Nikon SB-900 on PocketWizard FlexTT5 To the left, we have theÂ Metz mecablitz 58 AF-1 digital (N for Nikon). To the right we have the Nikon SB-900 AF Speedlight.
The Pork Chop Tom Blues BandPosted: 22nd March 2011 by Sherman in Blog, Music
Tags: 50mm, 70-200mm, Blues, blues band, Chicago Style Blues, cocktails, D7000, f/1.4, f/2.8, Music, Nifty fifty, Nikon, The Pork Chop Tom Blues Band, West Coast Swing
Photos: The Pork Chop Tom Blues Band Tom Gonzales on the harmonica & vocals.
NYC Pizza in LA @ Joe’s PizzaPosted: 7th March 2011 by Sherman in Blog, Food, Tips
Tags: 50mm, Bleecker Street, D700, f/1.4, f/16 Sunny Day Rule, Joe Vitale, Joe's, Joe's Pizza, LA, Los Angeles, New York, Nifty fifty, Nikon, NY, NYC, Pizza, Santa Monica
Photos: Joe’s Pizza of Bleecker Street N.Y.Câ€Ž When you walk up to the building and see this sign, don’t beÂ suprised it someone yells,Â â€œYo, you want a slice?â€
2nd Annual Beverly Hills Wine FestivalPosted: 3rd March 2011 by Sherman in Blog, Events, Food
Tags: 11-16mm, 24-70mm, 50mm, Academy Awards, annual, Barefoot, Barefoot Bubbly, beer, Beverly Hills, Blackrapid, Century City, Century Plaza Hotel, champagne, chocolate, cigars, D200, D700, f/1.4, f/2.8, Festival, Firestone, Firestone Walker, flowers, food, Hyatt Regency, IPA, Metz 58 AF-1, Nifty fifty, oscars, pinot noir, roses, Tequila, Tokina, Vodka, wine
Photos: Beverly Hills Wine Festival This was the 2nd annual wine festival held at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel.
Camellias in Winter @ Descanso GardensPosted: 6th February 2011 by Sherman in Blog, Places
Tags: 105mm, 14-24mm, 50mm, Camellia, D700, D7000, Descanso, Descanso Gardens, f/1.4, f/2.8, forest, HDR, LA, La Canada, La Canada Flintridge, Los Angeles, macro, Nifty fifty, Nikon, San Rafael
Photos: Camellia Gardens in Winter
Ani Phyo @ Test Kitchen LAPosted: 19th November 2010 by Sherman in Blog, Food
Tags: 50mm, Alex Reznik, Ani Phyo, Blackrapid, celebrity chef, cocktails, D700, f/1.4, food, gastrawomique, healthy, Julian Cox, LA, Los Angeles, molecular gastronomy, Nifty fifty, Nikon, raw food, raw food diet, raw foods, restuarant, test kitchen, Test Kitchen LA, top chef, vegan
Photos: Ani Phyo “Gastrawnomique” Modern Raw Vegan Tasting Where else can you accommodate such an experience?
Michael Mina’s XIV RestaurantPosted: 16th October 2010 by Sherman in Blog, Food
Tags: 50mm, D700, f/1.4, food, Michael Mina, Nifty fifty, Nikon, restaurant, West Hollywood, XIV
Photos: XIV A Michael Mina Restaurant You know you are at a Michael Mina restaurant just by the entrance.
Table 20 LA’s Best BartenderPosted: 5th October 2010 by Sherman in Blog, Events, Food
Tags: 50mm, Alex Straus, Bartender, Blackrapid, cocktails, D700, Dee Ann Quinones, Devon Espinosa, Don Q, Downtown, Elevate, f/1.4, Joseph Brooke, LA, Los Angeles, Matt Biancaniello, Max Diaz, Nifty fifty, Nikon, Rum, Table 20, Takami
Photos: Table 20 LA’s Best Bartender A few months ago, Table 20 began a search to find LAâ€™s Best Bartender by inviting the public to nominate and vote for their favorite bartenders. After the 30-day nomination and voting period, contest judgesÂ narrowed the top 25 vote-getters down to six finalists. All the cocktails were punches made […]