BenMcK

BenMcK

Joined on Aug 8, 2013

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  • Coming from a G15 user -  i believe the best high contrast B/W in the G15 is through the nostalgia mode you referred to above and using the front dial to change the style between presets. (i am ...
  • Thanks Crashpc but despite being naturally inquisitive as to how my camera works im gonna refrain from taking it apart and leave it to the experts. That's what my warranty is for I suppose! Cheers Ben
  • Thanks for the advice FrankieJ. Yea I'll get in touch with Canon - glad to hear they should repair it under warranty. I love the build quality of the G15, although obviously its not dust proof, it ...
  • I feel pretty lousy bumping my own thread, especially after only a day and a half, but I'd really like the help of anyone has any Thanks, Ben
  • Hello all, I need some advice regarding some Dust on the lens on my G15. I noticed this a few weeks ago, but only yesterday did I discover that the dust has the potential to ruin some images. The ...
  • Replied in One from Ben
    For a while there I thought I had nothing to offer this mini, but this one came into my head just now. It's from the 2013 Turner Prize winner Laure Prouvost. Prop from the installation - "Wantee" ...
  • As an enthusiast I recently bought PE11 to get the most out of my images through some editing, and to maximise the RAW files.

    Trying to get the best end result in the shortest time is a constant...

  • Great job Doug - congrats on your win! And thanks to Ken for an interesting topic and a very well run mini! Ben
  • Nice topic Ken, i took a bit of time to think and search before selecting my entries. The first is from a walk along a mountain path Mountain top path The second is a ghostly art installation in ...
  • First off, a big thanks to Sue Anne for hosting such an interesting mini - and for the HM! Congrats to all the winners and hats off to Joe for a beautiful winning photograph! Happy holidays everyone! ...
  • Replied in Three from Ben
    The first is from Edinburgh - quite a lot of recovery required in Camera Raw for this one to bring back highlights and shadows! From the top of Black Mountain in Belfast Finally, a street shot from ...
  • A big thank you to all entrants! As i'm sure anyone who has hosted a mini will know, picking a winner is never and easy task. When I think of perfect days, they almost always involve at least one ...
  • Challenge Over! The deadline has now closed folks, i'll review the images and post the winners either later today or tomorrow. Thanks again to all those who have entered. I've kept my distance from ...
  • Nice series Paul! Thanks for your entry! The challenge will close at Midnight tonight (GMT), thats in about 15 hrs, so if any of you have any last minute entries to through into the hat - now is ...
  • No problem Ken - thanks for posting the photo even for fun - i love the DOF and sense of scale. Ben
  • Great to see the Mini is off to a good start with many great entries already and hopefully more to arrive over the next few days! Thanks to those who have entered so far! Ben
  • The subject for this mini is Perfect Day - as a tribute to Lou Reed who sadly passed away on Monday. Share your images from Perfect Days. We often try to capture moments from perfect days, it's a ...
  • Perhaps our paths crossed Paul, I was the guy carrying the camera. Good news and bad news. I'm an optimist so I'll start with the good, I've decided on the topic for the next mini. Bad news, I'll ...
  • Thanks Jonny, and congratulations to the other winners. As you can see I'm new on these forums and have only recently taken a real interest in photography, so I'm delighted to have won this mini, ...
  • Replied in Three from Ben
    My three have  a shared theme, Beer! All shot with a Canon Ixus 95, a very trusty Compact i used for a couple of years before upgrading to a G15. The Ixus 95 is a great little P&S and as ...
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