Meet Nak 9

For the last few days I’ve been teasing with folks about the stork delivering something. Well, today…the “brown stork” arrived with a beautiful bundle for me. The brown stork is none other than the UPS man.

At the end of 2008 I was contacted and hired to do a wedding in early June. The wedding is going to be in a church and it got me thinking about maybe needing a lens that allowed more light in and getting a better camera and using my d40x as the backup.

Jen mentioned Wolf of Enigma3Photography(http://enigma3photography.blogspot.com/)  had a D90 so i reached out to him and we talked about the diffrent aspects of the camera and what he loved about it. I told Jen what Wolf said and since she was needing a second body, she decided to get the D90 as well. Check out her pics of her new baby on her blog, http://jenrinaldiphotography.wordpress.com/2009/01/08/its-a-boy-meet-nik9its-a-boy-meet-nik9/.

I got a really good deal for this camera and I couldn’t pass it up. Then, someone blessed me with a 50mm 1.4 lens. God is so good. I couldn’t believe it when they gave it to me. I have been wanting this lens for a very long time. God truly is good. Here are some unedited pics from my new “baby”. I still have to figure out focus points and what not…but don’t worry, I will. LOL

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Yeah...got to figure out focus. LOL

Yeah...got to figure out focus. LOL

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11 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Melissa C.
    Jan 07, 2009 @ 23:45:31

    Oh Julie! I was wondering about that ‘Brown Stork’ of yours! Congratulations, girl! You baby is just beautiful! Let me know how that 1.4 does….May even more more God’s bountiful blessings bestow you!

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  3. JRP
    Jan 08, 2009 @ 00:07:42

    I’d like to welcome Nak9 into the world —> Nik9 can’t wait to meet him in person! 🙂

    I’m so happy that you have the new delivery and that the 50mm was such a blessing for you!

  4. colblue
    Jan 08, 2009 @ 05:20:31

    Nice upgrade Julie! You’ll have a lot of fun playing with it. 🙂

    I’m sure you will love the 50mm 1.4 as well. It is a nice prime lens!

  5. Julie McLeod
    Jan 08, 2009 @ 09:23:15

    Oh, lucky you! I know you are going to make really good use of the new camera.

    You’re going to fall in love with that 50mm f1.4 – I love mine…

  6. Mike Palmer
    Jan 08, 2009 @ 09:36:24

    Are you 2 gonna touch lenses = )

    congrats on the new arrival Julie –

  7. Henry Posner / B&H Photo
    Jan 08, 2009 @ 11:50:19

    “By the way…you can check out all the deals from B&H by clicking on the banner to the right. The customer service is fantastic!”

    Thank you. Enjoy your new hardware.


    Henry Posner
    B&H Photo-Video

  8. Vinnie
    Jan 08, 2009 @ 12:16:39

    Nik and Nak – cute!

    Congrats on the new camera and lens. I love my 50mm f1.4. Have fun playing with the new babies.

  9. suehenryphotography
    Jan 08, 2009 @ 19:23:53

    Congratulations on the new addition!

  10. Travis Owney Photography
    Jan 09, 2009 @ 09:58:54

    Congrats Julie! Now can you send the stork my way with a 85mm 1.4? 🙂

  11. oneshotbeyond
    Jan 10, 2009 @ 14:38:17

    How exciting for you!!! And for Bri…I bet she will be taking over your old cam! lol

    Nice to get 2 new toys at one time huh?! YAY!!!

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