brightcolours

brightcolours

Lives in Netherlands Netherlands
Joined on May 27, 2008

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  • Chuck_IV wrote: So my shooting subjects aren't a fan of the SL1 using it's flash as an af assist light, so I was thinking of getting an external flash for the SL1 that has an infrared AF assist...
  • rhegde wrote: Hi! I like to do travel / family photography. No professional ambitions. Long back (in the 1980s) I had started SLR camera (Olympus OM-1 with 50mm f/1.4, 70-210mm f/3.5 & a flash)....
  • Half off topic, as it is no manual focus (fixed focus) and not F-mount (M39 screw mount): Ultra-Micro-Nikkor 55mm f2 on Canon APS-C: Two images stitched, trap focus on the bug.  Another trap...
  • Nikkor-H AUTO 85mm f1.8 on Canon APS-C: Nice lens with smooth bokeh character. The rare later H•C version should be preferred wide open, for its improved coatings (the H version tends to...
  • Replied in *** Examples ***
    Panning the camera to make a wide panorama  Panning in macro, to make a macro panorama...  Panning the camera to capture running horses  Panning the camera to capture a fast flying...
  • Thanks to WilbaW for hosting the last Mini Challenge (double exposure), and for choosing an entry of mine as the winner. Time for ANOTHER technical mini-challenge - panning the camera. In...
  • erichK wrote: Our daughter bought a Canon 4Ti with a 40mm f2.8 lens, instead of the kit zoom. She needs something more flexible, especially at the wide end. I have only limited experience with...
  • Thanks for a very hard but inspiring mini challenge, and thanks for granting my "fallen tree" 1st place! Because of your MC I have discovered the obvious (when you think about it): that for double...
  • Replied in Faster AF?
    Simon369 wrote: diness wrote: A couple of thoughts... do you already have the 5diii? If you don't already have it and are just doing general photography, I would consider going with a 6d and...
  • Same tree twice, different angle.
  • Replied in 2 versions
    Carsten Pauer 2 wrote: Which version did you get? And did it come with the hood? Model 55B and Yes. ;-) Nice options you have with it :) Oh yeah, forgot the 55BB model number for the 2nd version.
  • Replied in 2 versions
    Deepak Kaw wrote: Just got this lens two days back and am still putting it through it's paces. The initial impression is good. There are two diffent versions of the SP 500mm f8. The first version...
  • hamzos wrote: Thanks guys that was much of a help i see know that the perfect choice will be the 70D As for the antialiasing i dont know why this guy here said that the 6d has no antialiasing...
  • Both taken with 55mm f1.2 on 6D, one "diagonally" upwards looking. Deliberately OOF, btw ;)
  • hamzos wrote: Hi I'm new here so i have some questions i hope somone can help me with. I'm thinking about buying a SLR camera mainly to be used for shooting videos during my travels, and to be good...
  • Replied in EXIF?
    daRRski wrote: Canon 5D with Pentacon 29mm F/2.8 and SMC Takumar 50mm F/1.4 ...had the non-chipped adapters on them..camera still did decent job with metering :-) How did the aperture and focal...
  • Mais78 wrote: ASR45 wrote: Mais78 wrote: ASR45 wrote: Sounds odd to me, i often clean my manual via menu at half charge with no ill effect, was it the original battery and have you left wifi...
  • WilbaW wrote: brightcolours wrote: Made it this sunday when out on a drive with my friend in his car. Intriguing image, it's hard to work out whether the two shots were taken from the same point...
  • Replied in 6D AF
    BarnET wrote: brightcolours wrote: illumnae wrote: I currently shoot with a Canon 600D/Rebel T3i and am thinking of upgrading my camera body. The stuff I generally shoot are: Perched birds...
  • Replied in compact lenses.
    509 wrote: I have a Canon 6D and have been using it very little due to its large size. It is hard to give up a Pentax K-X with the AA batteries. Today I noticed that most of the "large" size is...
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