Jim Ford

Jim Ford

Lives in United Kingdom Watford, United Kingdom
Works as a School Laboratory Technician
Joined on Sep 23, 2001

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  • Replied in CardRecovery
    ZAR (Zero Assumption Recovery) works well, and is free for image recovery: http://download.cnet.com/Zero-Assumption-Recovery/3000-2248_4-10061981.html Jim
  • I occasionally wipe my lens hood bayonets and zoom barrels with a tissue damped with dry silicone spray. It works wonders for smooth operation of hood fitting and zoom operation. Surfaces treated ...
  • Well, sort of! Not far from me a reproduction of the front section of a Lancaster has been built by an enthusiast, mainly to house the WWII wireless and radar system: http://website.lineone.net/~no ...
  • Can I have your share then Colin? ;^) Jim
  • Replied in Help please.
    I've been following this thread with interest and it's very gratifying to see the help the OP has had in this poignant story. This is the internet at its best, and something non computer users ...
  • Replied in Help please
    That's not bad Colin, but if you look at the image with the two children, the child is wearing the same clothes and the tie looks blue rather than yellow. Jim
  • Replied in Help please.
    I'm sure when our friends on the other side of the pond wake up, there will be takers! Jim
  • Replied in Help please
    Maybe if they're dampened they will lie flatter. Mention this problem on the re-touching forum and I'm sure you'll get good advice. Jim
  • Replied in Help please
    I agree with 'dharma108'. There are some real experts on the re-touching forum, and I'm sure that they will produce results that will astonish you - especially after reading the story behind the ...
  • I've just tried the clip-on IR filter that comes with the Metz 15 MS-1 ring flash, to block the visible light from the pop-up flash on my E5. It triggers my FL50R fine. This is a cheap solution if ...
  • Replied in Harri
    I can never understand why ex Olympus users still frequent and post on this forum. It's a bit like me (a vegetarian) going into a butcher's shop and stating 'I no longer eat meat'! Jim
  • .... their snivelling about start-up delays because of sensor cleaning? Jim
  • Early morning storm - Charmouth, Dorset, U.K. The figure with the dog was fortuitous, not posed! Jim
  • Added 1 photo to their gallery
    charmouth_storm: OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA
  • Top tip - thanks! Would my E5 be OK for 2999 riders crossing a finish at 15 to 29 mph over a three hour period, then? I'd probably only be taking 9,999 shots anyway. Jim
  • I'd recommend anyone to get a Nikon or Canon, purely on the basis that 'everyone' else has one! For myself I use an Olympus and endeavour to make the results speak for themselves. Unfortunately ...
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