G1X...the perfect travel camera

Started Oct 5, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Jim OP
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Re: G1X...the perfect travel camera
In reply to brianj, Oct 8, 2013

brianj wrote:

...I assume canon implemented the Icontrast on the G1X, if they did then that is what it is for, it eliminates having to push the exposure down manually then having to lift the shadows in PP.

Interesting that you should mention I-contrast...Yes, the G1X does have it. I wish I would have employed this as well as the DR correction. I shot almost exclusively RAW and after having experimented with I-contrast as well as turning the Shadow correction on, I think my images would have been even better with this camera.

Marco Nero has stated that he shoots almost exclusively in Program mode and shoots mostly jpegs. No doubt he's a good photographer but I honestly didn't really buy into that. I must admit that after these experiments today, that I have to admit that he's bringing me around to that point of view. Am I completely there? No...but I'm on my way.


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