BPB

BPB

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  • It might be worth reading The D300 manual regarding Bracketing - Have a read of pages 118 through 126, also pages 298 and 299. The content regarding Exposure Bracketing may be particularly relevant. ...
  • I have a shortlist of two graphics cards for my new pc re-specification. I have specifically selected these two because of the range of monitor connections. I do not play games. I do edit photos ...
  • I have only ever considered RAID 1 with two HDD's and then only for safety in case of one drive failing. Even that still requires a good backup regime so I cannot see that much advantage. I was ...
  • My apologies for my delay in responding to you all. The reason for asking these questions is to help me with my final choice of SSD/HDD/Backup strategy in a long planned new desktop build. A little ...
  • My thanks to you all for your guidance and advice, I appreciate it. There are a couple of other points I would like some help with, if you folks don't mind, a) What are the typical symptoms of an ...
  • Are there any practical, physical, theoretical or any other reasons, ignoring the cost differential, why a 1TB SSD (Crucial or Samsung) should not be used as the main internal working hard drive ...
  • Nikon Europe site still showing Capture NX-D as a Beta version download http://www.europe-nikon.com/en_GB/pro/pro_main.page?lang=&lid=0
  • Have a look at the Nikon Europe D810 Brochure, http://www.europe-nikon.com/en_GB/product/digital-cameras/slr/professional/d810 Open the above link, From the TOOLS box select "Download the brochure". ...
  • Hi rpps, You asked, "By the way when does your lens get sharp right across the frame, with this lens it has to be above f6.7 unlike my Tamron 17-50 which is pretty sharp from f 2.8 and much better ...
  • Hi nidri, A while ago I suggested in one of my replies to his thread, that you email the brick manufacturers in the UK for some free samples. You should, by now, have received them. In order to ...
  • Hi all, This might be of some interest. My preferred supplier is showing that they will have the Intel i7-4790K CPU in stock as from the 18th June 2014 (235 units due in stock). The advertised ...
  • Hi, The M550 can be purchased direct from Crucial here in the UK for £350.05 inc. VAT (20%). Crucial's shop price list, select "20" items per page to see all prices, http://uk.crucial.com/gbr/en/ssd ...
  • Hi migue65, Sorry to hear about your accident. If you have not already done so, may I suggest that you have a look at the following Sigma US link, and have a good read of the next to last paragraph ...
  • Hi curlyone, Thanks for your input. The lower capacity Crucial SSD's have always been listed as "slow" on the write cycle. I have looked at others but as far as I can ascertain the Crucial drives ...
  • Crucial now have the MX100 series information on their website. Prices look very very good. Great pity that there will be no 1TB or higher capacity though.
  • Hi all, Just for information, The lack of information from Crucial regarding the new MX100 Series of SSD's is a bit "strange" to say the least. My preferred supplier is showing that these drives ...
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    Hi SushiEater, Thanks for the info. I do not work with thousands of images at the same time but I do work with some large panorama files and some HDR images. I am also looking to start using Zerene ...
  • Hi Tom_N, Thank you for your input and explanations. After reading a bit about PCI I just automatically, probably incorrectly, assumed that manufacturers would produce their motherboards to some ...
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    One of the reasons for updating the pc's is that I am are going to be updating our cameras. No decisions as to what yet because I do prefer the extra "reach" from DX format bodies. Just waiting ...
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    Hi SushiEater, I appreciate your thoughts. I do not tend to change my pc's very often by choice. An update usually comes about because of the failure of some component or another. Over the years I ...
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