Testing a new wide-angle zoom lens… Sigma 10-20mm F4-5.6 EX DC HSM

A new addition to my lens-collection, a Sigma 10-20mm F4-5.6 EX DC HSM. This lens will come in handy for interior shots and landscape photography…

 

Stockholm Ström, view over Skeppsholmen, The National Museum and Grand Hotel.

Stockholm Ström, view over Skeppsholmen, The National Museum and Grand Hotel… Nikon D5100 with Sigma 10-20mm F4-5.6 EX DC HSM.

 

Old Town in Stockholm

Old Town in Stockholm…. A little B&W experiment with TopazLabs B&W effects….

 

Saint Göran and the dragon.... Köpmantorget, Old Town, Stockholm, SE

Saint Göran and the dragon statue at Köpmantorget in Old Town, Stockholm.
Trying to recreate a vintage analogue style with the Lomo-setting in TopazLabs Adjust 5.

Svartmangatan, Old Town, Stockholm, SE

Svartmangatan, Old Town, Stockholm, SE. A perspective experiment with Sigma 10-20mm F4-5.6 EX DC HSM. HDR toned in Photomatix Pro 5.

Birger Jarls torg, Riddarholmen, Stockholm, SE

Birger Jarls torg, Riddarholmen, Stockholm. I took a shot straight up with the Sigma at 10mm… Almost fisheye like….

 

Another wide-angle shot... Riddafjärden, Stockholm, SE

Another wide-angle shot… Riddarfjärden in Stockholm. Love this lens…. An excellent landscape-lens.

Wat Plai Laem, Koh Samui, Thailand

Wat Plai Laem, Koh Samui, Thailand 3

Wat Plai Laem, Koh Samui, Thailand 3
Nikon D5100, AF Nikkor 18-55 mm. f/9. 1/320s.
HDR toned in Photomatix Pro

Wat Plai Laem, Koh Samui, Thailand 2

Wat Plai Laem, Koh Samui, Thailand 2
Nikon D5100, AF Nikkor 18-55 mm. f/8. 1/250s.
HDR toned in Photomatix Pro

Wat Plai Laem, Koh Samui, Thailand 1

Wat Plai Laem, Koh Samui, Thailand 1
Nikon D5100, AF Nikkor 18-55 mm. f/9. 1/320s.
HDR toned in Photomatix Pro

Golden hour photos, Koh Samui, Thailand 2013

Hazy sunset, Bo Phut, Koh Samui, Thailand

Hazy sunset, Bo Phut, Koh Samui, Thailand
Nikon D5100, AF Nikkor 55-300 mm. f/5,6. 1/2000s.
HDR toned in Photomatix Pro

Stormfront during the golden hour.... Bo Phut, Koh Samui, Thailand

Stormfront during the golden hour…. Bo Phut, Koh Samui, Thailand
Nikon D5100, AF Nikkor 55-300 mm. f/4,8. 1/160s.
HDR toned in Photomatix Pro

Sunset with godrays, Bo Phut, Koh Samui, Thailand

Sunset with godrays, Bo Phut, Koh Samui, Thailand
Nikon D5100, AF Nikkor 55-300 mm. f/6,3. 1/640s.
HDR toned in Photomatix Pro

The Moon, HDR edition....

The Moon, HDR edition…. Doing some magic with Photoshop CC, Photomatix and Topaz Labs Clarity….
Nikon D5100, AF Nikkor 55-300mm! f5,6. 1/125s.
HDR toned in Photomatix Pro

Wat Luang Phor Toh – Garden, Sikhiu, Nakhon Ratchasima Summer 2013

Wat Luang Phor Toh, Sikhiu, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand 1

Wat Luang Phor Toh, Sikhiu, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand 1
Nikon D5100, AF Nikkor 18-55 mm. f/11. 1/500s.
HDR toned in Photomatix Pro

Wat Luang Phor Toh - Garden, Sikhiu, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand 1

Wat Luang Phor Toh – Garden, Sikhiu, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand 1
Nikon D5100, AF Nikkor 18-55 mm. f/10. 1/400s.
HDR toned in Photomatix Pro

Wat Luang Phor Toh - Garden, Sikhiu, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand 2

Wat Luang Phor Toh – Garden, Sikhiu, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand 2
Nikon D5100, AF Nikkor 18-55 mm. f/8. 1/250s.
HDR toned in Photomatix Pro

Wat Luang Phor Toh - Garden, Sikhiu, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand 3

Wat Luang Phor Toh – Garden, Sikhiu, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand 3
Nikon D5100, AF Nikkor 18-55 mm. f/7,1. 1/200s.
HDR toned in Photomatix Pro

Wat Luang Phor Toh - Garden, Sikhiu, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand 4

Wat Luang Phor Toh – Garden, Sikhiu, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand 4
Nikon D5100, AF Nikkor 18-55 mm. f/9. 1/320s.
HDR toned in Photomatix Pro

Wat Luang Phor Toh, Sikhiu, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand 2

Wat Luang Phor Toh, Sikhiu, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand 2
Nikon D5100, AF Nikkor 18-55 mm. f/11. 1/500s.
HDR toned in Photomatix Pro

 

HDR Sunset with storm clouds….

HDR Sunset

Sunset in Koh Samui, Thailand…. Photoshop CC with Topaz Labs Adjust 5 and Photomatix.

Click on the picture to view a interactive panorama.

Panorama – Sunset at Bophut Beach, Koh Samui, TH

Panorama - Sunset at Bophut Beach, Koh Samui, TH

Interactive panorama – Sunset at Bophut Beach, Koh Samui, TH

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Panorama – Approaching thunderstorm… Bo Phut, Koh Samui, TH

Panorama - Approaching thunderstorm... Bo Phut, Koh Samui, TH

Interactive panorama – Approaching thunderstorm… Bo Phut, Koh Samui, TH

Click on the picture to view a interactive panorama.

Big Buddha Temple, Koh Samui, Thailand

Detail Bokeh, Big Buddha Temple, Koh Samui, Thailand

Detail Bokeh, Big Buddha Temple, Koh Samui, Thailand
Nikon D5100, AF Nikkor 35 mm. f/1,8. 1/4000s.
HDR toned in Photomatix Pro

Big Buddha Temple, Koh Samui, Thailand

Big Buddha Temple, Koh Samui, Thailand
Nikon D5100, AF Nikkor 18-55 mm. f/13. 1/640s.
HDR toned in Photomatix Pro

Panorama – Samui Airport, Bo Phut and Choeng Mon seen from Kao Hua Jook Pagoda Koh Samui TH

Panorama - Samui Airport, Bo Phut and Choeng Mon seen from Kao Hua Jook Pagoda Koh Samui TH

Interactive panorama – Samui Airport, Bo Phut and Choeng Mon seen from Kao Hua Jook Pagoda Koh Samui TH

Click on the picture to view a interactive panorama.

Wat Kao Hua Jook, Koh Samui, Thailand

Wat Kao Hua Jook, blue sky, Koh Samui, Thailand

Wat Kao Hua Jook, blue sky, Koh Samui, Thailand
Nikon D5100, AF Nikkor 18-55 mm. f/13. 1/640s.
HDR toned in Photomatix Pro

Wat Kao Hua Jook, Koh Samui, Thailand

Wat Kao Hua Jook, Koh Samui, Thailand
Nikon D5100, AF Nikkor 18-55 mm. f/7,1. 1/200s.
HDR toned in Photomatix Pro