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On Tamron develops 16-300mm F3.5-6.3 superzoom for APS-C SLRs news story (211 comments in total)

Hm, I wonder why people who are looking für the best quality are buying a dslr and add such a superzoomlense which lowers the picquality to an just very average level?!

Far to much glass.

I tried an 18-270 Tamron and 18-200 Sigma and sold it. The Tamron shows lots of faults (CA, fringing, vigneting) and was very soft on the long end so that I did not use it above 200mm. Only between 24 and 150mm it looks quite ok, but not outstanding.

I prefer an 17-70/50 sigma or maybe an 16-85 VR.

Direct link | Posted on Feb 6, 2014 at 09:07 UTC as 60th comment | 3 replies
On Olympus OM-D E-M10 First Impressions Review preview (622 comments in total)

Does the m10 has a AA-Filter like the M1 or nor?
Some pages say yes, some no?!

Direct link | Posted on Feb 3, 2014 at 13:50 UTC as 52nd comment | 1 reply

PhotoWiz wrote "I just tried ACDSEE Pro 6. It purports to be non-destructive of the original image. But when I did a Clone on one Jpeg, it made a permanent change to the original image. Is this non-destructive?"
after doing your corrections safe the pic under a new name for example pic.jpg as pic1.jpg.
And then cancel the project!
then you have both files in your working directory.

Direct link | Posted on Mar 11, 2013 at 05:27 UTC as 12th comment
On Adobe posts Lightroom 4.4 and ACR 7.4 release candidates news story (43 comments in total)
In reply to:

beckmarc: Great news on the Fuji x trans sensor support

Are there any improvements for other cameras? For example the Sony RX100, I allways get very strange yellow-orange colours out of raw for faces in available light. In JPGs it looks better but using high iso it shows less details than raw development.

Direct link | Posted on Feb 26, 2013 at 09:31 UTC

I am missing the weight?!

Direct link | Posted on Jun 14, 2012 at 05:17 UTC as 64th comment | 1 reply
On Olympus announces SZ-31MR iHS high-end compact superzoom news story (25 comments in total)

No 3:2 ?!
No A-/S-Mode?
No RAW?

NO BUY, sorry!

Direct link | Posted on Feb 8, 2012 at 04:17 UTC as 17th comment | 1 reply

No P/A/S/M?
Looks like the ZS Panasonic has the edge again for me...

What a pity thats none of the new superzoomer offers raw :(

Direct link | Posted on Feb 1, 2012 at 06:38 UTC as 7th comment

No raw, no 3:2 Option??
Nikons wants us to buy the canon S100 :(

Direct link | Posted on Feb 1, 2012 at 06:30 UTC as 40th comment | 2 replies
On Sony NEX-7 high-end APS-C mirrorless camera first look news story (355 comments in total)
In reply to:

bigjay: the button with 2 dials that change function on button press harks back to the Dynax 7xi film camera from Minolta from the early 90's which used this approach. worked well then - promises to work well now. Cant wait to see a Nex 7 in store.

Great camera, what a pitty that there are no small and good zoomlenses. It´s a waste of their apabilities to use this cam with the bad nex kits 18-55/16mm.

And using it with a bigger 16-50 prime lense make no sense, the body is to small from the ergonimcal side for such a big and heavy lense. I would like sth like the X14-42 from Panasonic for NEX!

Direct link | Posted on Aug 29, 2011 at 07:43 UTC
On Just posted: Our group test of travel zoom compact cameras news story (133 comments in total)

Whar aboubt the last years winner, the ZS7 / TZ10 in this competition? I checked the pics.
It is still available and cheap and seems to my mind at low iso better than the sx230, on par at iso200 and a little behind at iso400.
At iso800 + the canon wins clearly but i wouldn´t use it ayway, so its no point for me.
But the tz20 has 25mm and native 3:2/16:9!

Direct link | Posted on Jul 20, 2011 at 06:56 UTC as 54th comment
On Olympus E-P3 samples gallery updated with revised settings news story (50 comments in total)
In reply to:

Chaitanya S: Any high ISO images?

Yes, turning nr off mainly effects higher ISO images. So it makes no sense to test such a parameter using low iso AND in daylight.

NR starts destroying pics starting above ISO400-800, more at >ISO1250. In Available Light or Nightlight!

So I would like to see such a sample, too.

Thanks!

Direct link | Posted on Jul 7, 2011 at 10:04 UTC
On Preview:olympusepl3 (77 comments in total)

Is there a free choice for geting a black PL3 with a silver or black kit-lense?

Posted on Jul 3, 2011 at 07:33 UTC as 12th comment
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