May 192012

Boston (curved) click to view large

Finally got a chance to use my new Samyang 7.5mm manual fisheye lens (m 4/3 for my Oly Pen E-P3).  I spent a gorgeous spring day in Mt. Auburn Cemetery, including atop the Tower and its panoramic views of the Boston skyline.  The sprawling cemetery spans parts of Cambridge and Watertown, contains several ponds and vernal pools, and is awash in wildlife (it’s a well known haven for bird watchers from around the Northeast).

Here’s a 50mm shot (cropped) from the Tower.  That’s the Harvard Stadium in the far foreground: