TimR-Niagara

TimR-Niagara

Lives in Canada Niagara Falls, Canada
Works as a Photographer
Joined on Mar 31, 2011

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On Mockups emerge of new Olympus OM-D 'OM-G' article (332 comments in total)

Om-d omG

🎼 Oh mi di oh mi gee life's goes on bra 🎶

Direct link | Posted on Apr 7, 2014 at 14:02 UTC as 3rd comment
On P9010085 photo in dpreview review samples's photo gallery (3 comments in total)

wow very nice!

Direct link | Posted on Sep 13, 2013 at 15:49 UTC as 2nd comment
On Photoshop CC: Adobe responds to reaction article (1879 comments in total)

"there's not a lot of photography-specific value in our subscription products" ... BULLS*T.. Winston onlys smells money and cares only for business and MONEY... He knows diddly squat about photography

Direct link | Posted on May 20, 2013 at 06:11 UTC as 56th comment

oh great anonymous guys in those facemasks.. if you can hear our pleas for help.. please help us by jamming adobes servers indefinitely til they surrender and change their stupid subscription policies please and thank you and much appreciated - from all of us...we salute you..

Direct link | Posted on May 20, 2013 at 05:55 UTC as 44th comment
On Actual Pixels - the pixel peeping app for iOS post (33 comments in total)
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gl2k: Hard to imagine that any serious pro photog would ever use an iPad for assessing critical sharpness.
I mean ... even the process of uploading a full 36mp image to the iPad takes an eternity. Not to mention you wanna download 200 images to pick the best one.
The iPad is a nice toy but definitely not more, when it comes to photography.

we pros don't use the actual raw 36mp photos on ipads.. we send the jpgs to the ipad to check color, focus, framing etc and clients can review the photos live as they are being taken..(the 36mp raw photos are kept in another card for post viewing when we return to the studio).. ipads can also be used to remote control the settings, snapping the photos directly from the ipad and using the ipad as a livescreen monitor in tight situations where you can't see the back of the camera's lcd.. there are many uses for ipads with cameras where you have no idea to begin the many opportunities ipads can do for any photographer be they pro or amateur.

Direct link | Posted on Mar 14, 2013 at 04:45 UTC
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cassano: It's kind of amusing to see people are worrying about touch-screen cameras here. Touch-screen on camera is lame, but in many other areas, it shines. smart phones, tablet PCs, car's console, ATMs, POS machines. I went to a local medical center a few days ago, they have huge touch screens near every entrance -- for you to navigate inside the building, find you doctor, etc. I have also seen touch screens in book stores, libraries, subways, etc.

Touch screen forces UI designers to design simpler UI, software developers to hide details and only expose the essential APIs. It frees the user from overly complex menu systems. It only makes our life easier, faster. Of course, touch screens cannot replace buttons on a DSLR, or keyboard/mouse for a PC -- for complicated tasks.

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Direct link | Posted on Mar 14, 2013 at 04:12 UTC

NOPE

Direct link | Posted on Feb 23, 2013 at 14:38 UTC as 1st comment

lol no one no me not even shark tank will touch this one

Direct link | Posted on Feb 23, 2013 at 14:28 UTC as 2nd comment
On Nikon D7100 Hands-on Preview preview (493 comments in total)
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Ben O Connor: ... and sadly no wifi as well.

Well nikon, in this century, we have amazing electronic devices called: " cell phones " and we want to download an app via internet or store to control our cameras, not just to share images :(

I was so happy until 1 minutes ago. Where is the wifi seriously ?? (alright with additional gps, i also dont want to be tracked by anyone out of my permission. so its alright if there is not gps.... but where is wifi??)

you have to buy the separate WU-1a Wireless Adapter to use wi-fi from D7100 to your phone

Direct link | Posted on Feb 23, 2013 at 12:42 UTC

it needs a completely new ios overhaul would like to put apps in filing cabinet style and scrap the 12 app limit folders and add more apps in the folders, and make a parent file folder with sub folders of different categories and mix together apps documents photos, and notes neatly filed away within the file cabinet (s)..
also would like apple to improve the camera ie: 12mp and add more cool features to the camera app and apply filters and effects
also add more to the home and lock screen of weather, news, stocks at a glance as well as show if you have new mail, texts and reminders and please hope they finally put push email in the mail app

Direct link | Posted on Feb 14, 2013 at 23:34 UTC as 5th comment
On Software Review: Nik Snapseed for Desktop article (39 comments in total)
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Activatedfx: I like Snapseed, but the biggest Con for me is that there is no way to save custom "presets". Every photo has to be processed from scratch.

which snapseed app are you referring to? the desktop app or the iphone app?

on the iphone app it doesn't have the custom presets nor the ability to undo but the desktop app does have these features

Direct link | Posted on Jan 7, 2013 at 23:18 UTC
On Canon EOS-1D X overview article (364 comments in total)

you're not alone awaiting the big review for the Canon 1Dx... even the Nikon D4 has been on hold far too long too grrrr many of the newest cams that just came out all getting their reviews sooner.. Seems to me the DPR reps rather play with the little toys leaving the big guns dusting on the shelves :-( Wish Mark Harmon of NCIS would go over there and tell them to quit screwin around and give them a smack upside their heads ;-)

Direct link | Posted on Nov 21, 2012 at 04:02 UTC as 47th comment
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Francis Carver: Boy, oh boy, is the DP REVIEW web site seriously messed-up now, or what?

Man, I am writing a comment, almost done and ready to post it, then BANG -- damned page freshens up all but itself, and everything I wrote is lost.

Gee-sus, DP REVIEW, when you refresh your pages, how about having some warning or auto-save feature in force for those who happen to be writing comments?

Its not dPreview that's causing the page refreshes, its your browser..

Type "turn off automatic page refresh (enter your browser name + your computer name ie: Mac or PC)" in Google search for instructions

Good Luck.

Direct link | Posted on Oct 21, 2012 at 03:12 UTC
On DSC00106 photo in dpreview review samples's photo gallery (10 comments in total)

I confirm iso 16000 too. I used an online data viewer http://exifdata.com/exif.php

Direct link | Posted on Oct 19, 2012 at 11:09 UTC as 1st comment

oh great now we wont be able to tell the canon's from the Sony's in a crowd of photojournalists...

Direct link | Posted on Oct 12, 2012 at 20:42 UTC as 2nd comment
On Nikon D600 Hands-on Preview preview (713 comments in total)
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and all that jazz: has the D600 been designed to show, as an option, live histogram in live view ?

you're not alone in wanting the long awaited live histogram on lower end models but sadly Nikon refuses to listen :(

Direct link | Posted on Oct 11, 2012 at 04:43 UTC
On Nikon D600 Hands-on Preview preview (713 comments in total)

how can he keep calling the autofocus screw on the mount easy to miss? I can clearly see it as clear as day on all cameras that have this feature lol

Direct link | Posted on Oct 11, 2012 at 04:40 UTC as 33rd comment
On Quick Review: Apple iPhone 5 Camera article (119 comments in total)

checking out the pano of the Virginia V ship (IMG_0123), I notice the pano rendering made the bow of the ship thin as a razor blade... could swear I could get a paper cut on it lol

Direct link | Posted on Oct 7, 2012 at 12:50 UTC as 10th comment
On Preview:pentax-k-30 (244 comments in total)

you folks will have to email richard to to change his video from 'private' to 'public'

i guess he forgot to make the video public when he sent this review out...

Posted on May 23, 2012 at 19:19 UTC as 59th comment

it came out of hibernation to see Nikon's latest and greatest, took a sniff and a taste, and thought, bloody hell it looks and tastes same as that old D3s, angrily stomped the heck out of it, and took off to hibernate another 4 more years in anticipation for the next D5 lol :-)

Direct link | Posted on May 23, 2012 at 03:56 UTC as 14th comment
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