BenMcK

BenMcK

Joined on Aug 8, 2013

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  • I appreciate all of the advice here guys. I think i'll go for the XE2 and pick up a second hand zoom some time in the future. When i take the plunge i'll pop back in and share my thoughts and some ...
  • I appreciate the link - I've read both reviews more than once and examined spec sheets too. However what I was looking for was some qualitative comparisons and opinions from people who have owned ...
  • Hi folks, I hope you can help me out. I'm looking to upgrade to a mirrorless system in the near future. The Fuji X series is currently my preferred option due to great quality images, lenses and ...
  • Hi Carl, I must say that I told agree with your positive review of the latest G series models. I've owned a G15 for around 18 months and I love how it performs. I bought the G15 as my first ...
  • For me , looking to Upgrade from a Canon G15 to an ILC, the xe2 ticks most of the boxes, great image quality, ergonomics, evf, great lenses (for my needs), nice size. Like you in waiting for the ...
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    A few grabs from a recent trip to Nice which I think work well in B&W, and one of my band busking on the streets of Belfast for fun (as I didn't take the photo) The balcony in Shapko Joshua and his ...
  • Thanks for the response! Yes if i was to purchase it would definitely be with the kit lens. The versatility, image quality and effective price make it a no brainer! I suppose a 23mm F2 pancake is ...
  • Created discussions Upgrading to X trans system
    I've recently been considering what to choose as my next camera. I'll be upgrading from my current canon G15 to an aspc sensored system. My heart says to go for the Fuji xe2, but I'm also ...
  • 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 ...
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