lmtfa

lmtfa

Lives in United States Petaluma, CA, United States
Joined on Nov 23, 2006

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david kohn: a camera for the Romney family....

Why must you inject politics into this discussion?

What's the $ amount of your gear? If it's more than the cost of a P&S you must bring it to your local welfare office to be given to those who are in need. It would be your way to help distribute the wealth.

Direct link | Posted on Sep 19, 2012 at 08:15 UTC

The N1V1 breaks my heart. I bought into this system with blinders on thinking that it's Nikon and would perform like my other Nikons, great! It hasn't and never will. It took Nikon four years to develope the system, was that because they were waiting for the "B" team engineers to graduate college? Looks to me like it was class project. I make no apologizes for my feelings, not when I see Sony (Nex 6), Olympus and Panasonic manufacturing more advanced cameras. By Nikon putting out a J2 for me that spelled out the death nell for the N1 system. It's going up for sale soon, real soon.

Direct link | Posted on Sep 13, 2012 at 08:05 UTC as 23rd comment | 3 replies
On photo Double Indemnity in the Movie scene re-creation (B&W only.) challenge (1 comment in total)

Great idea. But one critique would be the mans hat. Back in the day the sides of the hat were not bent up like wings. He would have looked much more threatening if you left the hat as is. You deserve the prize.

Ps I'm old enough to know

Direct link | Posted on Aug 22, 2012 at 02:45 UTC as 1st comment
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ericsan: What a boring new camera...such a long wait for a very basic product !!
Will not wait for the upcoming & upgraded models...bye bye Canon, hello Panasonic/Olympus you will get my money for my needed backup mirrorless camera, your models are much more exciting,innovative...
Cheers !!

@GKN +1. To those who have such passion on cell phone cameras, nuts!

Direct link | Posted on Jul 23, 2012 at 10:14 UTC
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eyeport: How exciting! Would be wonderful if this was for the whole world. ^^

You mean, all I have to do is mount my semi pro camera on a semi pro tripod and I could win. With only two countries participating it's doable. I could play mega millions as a back up that's only one country.

Direct link | Posted on Jun 25, 2012 at 06:56 UTC
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Paul Farace: "faded futurism of space travel" -- I am painfully aware they may be right... thanks largely to our hip prizzy and entitlement-stoned government.

So true. To some extent I place blame with NASA. They are not the people of the Mercury, Gemini and Apollo gun ho generation. Bureaucrats and "A" kissers who presided over the demise of our space program. You only miss it when it's gone. The abandonment of the space capsule say's it all.

Direct link | Posted on May 16, 2012 at 04:15 UTC
On article First Impressions: Using the Fujifilm X-Pro1 (228 comments in total)

Not too shabby but the camera and two lenses sets you back 3k +. Then again your buying a camera system. I'd like to hold one.

Direct link | Posted on May 3, 2012 at 11:20 UTC as 27th comment
On article Just posted: Our Samsung NX200 in-depth review (175 comments in total)

It takes two biggies of Dpreview to come up with a score of 77%. OMG, the Gin's flowing at the Dpreview testing lab.

Direct link | Posted on Feb 28, 2012 at 20:30 UTC as 44th comment | 1 reply
On article Report: Nikon at PPE 2011 (42 comments in total)

Nice job Barney on making the Nikon booth palatable than it must have been. I nearly fell off the chair laughing reading "And this is the long-awaited 50mm f/1.8 AF-S for both APS-C and full-frame DSLRs." What ground breaking news.

Direct link | Posted on Oct 29, 2011 at 11:35 UTC as 4th comment | 1 reply
On photo Black Ganja & Red Stripe in the Black Person(s) challenge (1 comment in total)

The beauty of slides even with the passage of time.

Direct link | Posted on Jun 18, 2011 at 02:52 UTC as 1st comment
On photo Stand up and fight. in the You'r in the army now! challenge (1 comment in total)

I get a kick out of the reinactors. It's fun to pretend. His tooth is a classic.

Direct link | Posted on Oct 19, 2009 at 19:07 UTC as 1st comment
On photo Prvate of the norwgian army in the You'r in the army now! challenge (1 comment in total)

He looks like a sweet kid. Really like the capture.

Direct link | Posted on Oct 19, 2009 at 19:04 UTC as 1st comment
On photo The Soldier in the You'r in the army now! challenge (8 comments in total)

A pretty face will always win a military photo challenge over bombs, bullets, battle or bravado. Still it is a nice capture and I hope her squad leader didn't catch her breach of military bearings:-)

Direct link | Posted on Oct 19, 2009 at 19:00 UTC as 7th comment
On photo Training hard in the You'r in the army now! challenge (1 comment in total)

Terrific lens.

Direct link | Posted on Oct 19, 2009 at 18:53 UTC as 1st comment
On photo A quiet letter home in the You'r in the army now! challenge (1 comment in total)

He could be scribbling for all we know. Ah, it's left up to us to fill in the meaning, that works.

Direct link | Posted on Oct 19, 2009 at 18:49 UTC as 1st comment
On photo Pakistani Ranger in the You'r in the army now! challenge (1 comment in total)

This photo should have been in the top three. The intense stare of the guard convey's a sence of warning. Nice shot.

Direct link | Posted on Oct 19, 2009 at 18:42 UTC as 1st comment
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