Nipan_51

Nipan_51

Lives in Greece Athens, Greece
Works as a Chemist/Retired
Joined on Jul 3, 2008
About me:

Canon Poweshot A 720IS
Pentax K-30

Nipan_51's recent activity

  • A yellow hybiscus. Lens Tamron 90/2.8
  • Created discussions Camerashowdown
    I just run that test and K-30 won the D7000 by 60/40 without me knowing which camera every picture was shot by. It seems my K-30 fits my taste quite well... http://camerashowdown.com/Nikon-D7000-vs ...
  • Replied in Question
    You may take advantage of an external remote (intervalometer).
  • Using a wireless remote must be better. To add something I miised, Bulb must have be set in Mode "1" according to the k-30 menu. Beyond equipment and skills, weather in an important parameter, too, ...
  • Replied in Thanks! (nt)
    Nick
  • About settings: OGPS-1 on, camera in "Bulb", therefore in "Astrotacer" mode, exposure time 1 min 00 sec, camera set in manual focus. (in-camera Interval Shooting function is not operable in the ...
  • Thanks for your comment! That was a test on using those items combined, as I have already delivered startrails by using either the camera internal, or the external intervalometer. Next, I will try ...
  • Created discussions Star dots and trails
    This picture is the outcome of compiling 90 shots of 60 sec each, by using both the OGPS-1 and an external intervalometer. Camera in Astrotracer mode. The stars' motion, near the North Pole came ...
  • Replied in Nicho mou!
    Sorry for my late response Leo, just saw your post in the notifications new feature. In early spring, wild orchids grow all over Attica, where I live, from seaside areas to the mounts of Hymettus ...
  • Yes, Startrax is a freeware and very easy to handle.
  • Actually, the difficulty, for the camera,  is in finding the right place to shoot, and for the shooter, in finding the right place to stay for all the time it takes. Setting the parameters in the ...
  • If this accessory has been used, the pictures uploaded to Panoramio.com (as well as Flickr and Google+) are geotagged automatically. If not, geotagging should be done manually.
  • Shot on my house terrace with the moon in the field. I applied the "Interval shooting" feature in the camera menu, at 30" speed, 3" interval, 120 shots that were stitched by the Startrax application. ...
  • You should become a member in www.Panoramio.com and upload your photos through it. If the photos meet some requirements, they are added to Google Earth in a some days time. If you mean to locate ...
  • Very nice set of photos! Gulls  are very common, but this is not an issue. The issue is how you treat them photographically. People are very common, too, but street photography is considered as a ...
  • Nick
  • Created discussions Getting wet with my K-30
    I had hoped for a starry background and the weather proved completely unpredictable, but I carried on...My lens was the Tamron 10-24 mm f3.5/5.6. Melagavi lighthouse, in the Gulf of Korinthos, ...
  • Submitted a challenge entry 2 Riders
    In 17 mile drive, Carmel, California
    Placed 9th in the challenge. In 17 mile drive, Carmel, California
  • Submitted a challenge entry A wild orchid
    Ophrys tenthredinifera
    Placed 5th in the challenge. Ophrys tenthredinifera
  • http://www.imaging-resource.com/news/2014/03/14/ricoh-qa-ricoh-tech-into-pentax-cameras-whither-pentax-full-frame
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