2014: Ten dot Twenty-Five

October 25, 1977 – OpenVMS V1.0 was released by Digital Equipment Corporation. ——- One recently expired worker bee. Taken with Canon EOS 60D and Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS with Canon EF 25 II Extension Tube for EOS Digital Cameras. ISO: 3200 Focal Length: 100mm Aperture: f/10 Shutter Speed: 1/125 Cropped and resized using Acorn 4 for Mac. Advertisements

2014: Ten dot Ten

October 10, 1911 – Wuchang Uprising, which lead to Xinhai Revolution and the founding of Republic of China (not to be confused with People’s Republic of China). ——- Mosquito! Taken with Canon EOS 60D and Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 USM Lens with Canon EF 25 II Extension Tube for EOS Digital Cameras. ISO: 1000 Focal Length: 50mm Aperture: f/3.5 Exposure time: 1/80 […]

2014: Eight dot Eighteen

August 18, 1877 – Phobos, a moon orbiting Mars was discovered by Asaph Hall. ——- I left my camera at my colleague’s home office. I will upload the photo tomorrow. ——- A grasshopper on a glass window. Taken with Canon EOS 60D and Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II SLR Lens. ISO: 3200 Focal Length: ??mm Aperture: f/5.6 Exposure time: 1/50 […]

2014: Seven dot Twenty-Eight

July 28, 1935 – Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress took its first flight.   ——- I saw this tiny caterpillar on the desk. Unfortunately I don’t have any Macro-ring lights with me. Taken with Canon EOS 60D and Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 USM Lens with Canon EF 25 II Extension Tube for EOS Digital Cameras. ISO: 100 Focal Length: 50mm Aperture: f/2.8 Exposure […]

2016: Six dot Eleven

June 11, 1998 – Compaq Computer bought Digital Equipment Corporation ——- A Silkworm Moth (Bombyx mori) before it was exposed to Nuclear Radiation and turning into Silk Mothra. Taken with Canon EOS 60D and Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM Lens with Canon EF 25 II Extension Tube for EOS Digital Cameras. ISO: 1600 Focal Length: 40mm Aperture: f/2.8 Exposure time: 1/60 Cropped and resized […]

2014: Five dot Thirty-One

May 31 – World No Tobacco Day ——- It is a cocoon of a Silkworm. Taken with Canon EOS 60D and Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS with Canon EF 25 II Extension Tube for EOS Digital Cameras. ISO: 800 Focal Length: 135mm Aperture: f/10 Shutter Speed: 1/80 Cropped and resized using Acorn 4 for Mac.