horgo99

Lives in Australia Australia
Joined on Apr 18, 2011

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  • This was taken from on top of the KP cliffs, just past the cafe.
  • So I have the chance of picking up a good quality Nikkor Q 135 f2.8 that I believe has been AI converted (apparently it has been shot on a D810) but I just thought I would see if any of the ...
  • Created photo thread Above the Clouds
    Another one from my hike the other night. Taken at around 2am, clouds had settled down in the valley and from the edge of the cliff we were looking straight out directly above the clouds - for a ...
  • Created photo thread Brisbane Cityscape Panorama
    Just having a play the other night and shot this of the skyline of Brisbane. Haven't done much of this before, CC welcome! 4 Shots stitched, Nikon D750, 50mm 1.8G @ 5.6, iso100, 10 sec. Thanks for ...
  • Created photo thread First Milky Way Pano
    So Tuesday night the skies got clear and I finally had the opportunity to head out to a less light polluted area that I had scouted before to try my hand at shooting a Milky Way panorama. First ...
  • Jack That is a fantastic photo mate - would love to one day get something like that. As the moon won't be far from full it may not be the best time for this but it may help get my technique down ...
  • Created discussion thread Advice on astro panorama...
    Hi Guys I have scouted a place away from the light pollution here and am hoping to get away to get some astro shots there relatively soon (hopefully this week as the moon is still below half and ...
  • Created discussion thread 75-150 3.5 ais vs AF zooms...
    Hey guys Looking at various combinations of lenses to lighten my travel kit and have heard mention of this little Series E 75-150 3.5 zoom that seems to be well regarded and is insanely cheap. I ...
  • Created discussion thread Surface Pro for Photography work?
    Hi Guys Since 2010 I have used my venerable MBP 15 inch laptop as my computer. I only took up photography not long after and this computer has done its job well. However have come a fair distance ...
  • Created discussion thread Surface Pro for photography?
    Hi Guys Since 2010 I have used my venerable MBP 15 inch laptop as my computer. I only took up photography not long after and this computer has done its job well. However have come a fair distance ...
  • Hi Simon I was talking to a friend about the Brian model specifically-she said they were out of them because a new model was coming through (possibly called nigel?).can you tell me if there are any ...
  • Created discussion thread 3 Legged thing tripod for travel
    So my local camera stores here in brisbane aus don't have the greatest selection of tripods-ranges mainly consist of the very local price "starter" tripods and manfrotto brand ones, however one of ...
  • Created photo thread 20mm 1.8 takes on Milky Way
    Just a couple of first attempts at getting some shots of the Milky Way with my new 20mm 1.8G and D750. All minor PP'ing done from RAW, ISO 2000, f/2.2-2.5, 25 sec exposure, live view focus at 100% ...
  • My first attempts at shooting the Milky Way - Please share any thoughts/critique. Had been interested in taking this lens for a run but couldn't get clear conditions on any night where I could get ...
  • Hi Steve Superb job on those captures mate, fantastic. Last is my personal favorite-i like the darker colours (less purple in the clouds, more dark and stormy). All great though. Did you use a ...
  • Created discussion thread MF Nikon 105mm lenses...
    Looking at adding a prime at this FL for portraiture an have seen that There are so many nikon MF lenses at this focal length that it beggars belief! 1.8, 2.5, 2.8, ai, ai-s,non-ai, P, PC, ...
  • This wasn't a matter of any kind of purchasing decision or anything so serious-just curious to see what people came up with at different sizes. So many threads here are "what kit for x-y-z" so just ...
  • Created discussion thread One filter size prime kit options
    Had anyone put together a 3-4 prime lens kit running the full gamut WA to tele where very lens has the same filter thread? Specifically interested in 67/72/77mm options here - and for full frame ...
  • Hi All First ever post in this particular forum - time has come to update my venerable old iPhone 4S (its probably about a year past its expiry already!) and am looking to upgrade. The main points ...
  • Agree with a few other posters... +1 vote for the FF Nikon D700 (however given what they sell for here in aus, I would look at a D6x0 camera second hand for the much better sensor-just my thoughts ...
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