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Real world "camera design" feedback provider to camera "lab designers" who never get out to see the real world.

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  • Nikon is a good company with good products.

    Hopefully, there won't be a time when they have to explain why they disappeared from the planet, entirely.


  • When consumers (not professionals) consider SIZE as a major factor: MIRRORLESS will kick in.

    Oops! It already has!

    PROS: big and bulky

    CONSUMERS: small, comfortable, and wise. (smart too)


  • A camera these days are made up of components that have been manufactured, molded, welded, partially assembled, glued together, etc. etc., so that a typical camera (it they are to tell the truth)...

  • The moment a photography enthusiast removes the concept of "upgrade" in his/her mind... the more enjoyable that photography enthusiast and hobbyist's picture taking would be.

    Upgrade spreads the...

  • Commented on Hands-on with Nikon's new D5500 article

    IT Department: "We have here a simple patch that would make the 5300, heck even the D5000, have touch screen! It's just a simple code, really, like...."

    Production & Marketing: "Stop Production!...

  • Please just keep this secret to ourselves:

    These are the bulk camera production inventory stored on Warehouse 98 back in 2009.

    This year, 2015, they finally found where Warehouse 99...

  • "Illuminated Red Dot!" like the Apple logo on laptops...


    Now you are giving Leica some ideas...

    That's a very valid reason for a hefty retail price hike!


  • The RED DOT goodies will be on the next firmware upgrade.

    It will be able to glow and blink, but harsh on the batteries...


  • Camera Make: L E I C A


  • Commented on 2014 Holiday Gift Guides article

    There comes a point in time when consumers are so loaded with camera gear that the best holiday gift they could wish for is for a chance to use the camera on a holiday or getaway or...

  • "The new firmware update will make the text of the camera make on the EXIF data 10 points bigger than the rest of the script."

    "There is also an option where the user can make the CAMERA MAKE text...

  • What is entry level?

    A person who is buying the top most expensive "ENTRY LEVEL" camera, and will be using "mirrorless" for the first time is "ENTERING" the mirrorless realm for the first time,...

  • So there you are, folks... that's where your SUBSCRIPTION money goes...

    Your very own market place to sell your stuff on Cloud 9.


  • What Sony should really IMPROVE is the public awareness of their MOUNT SYSTEM.

    Walk in NEW customers wouldn't know their A's from their E's.


  • Commented on Canon EOS 7D Mark II Review preview

    In a few months it will be good for landfill.

    Take out the batteries first.


  • Commented on Canon EOS 7D Mark II Review preview

    I have all sympathy for DPR reviewers.

    They have to dig deep and wrack their brains to find compelling reasons to prop up the model they are reviewing up on a pedestal.

    This 7D Mark2 is so last...

  • "Let me hear your ball of Leicas ringing out
    Come and keep your comrade warm.
    I'm back in the Total Recall.
    You don't know how lucky you are boys
    Back in the Total
    Back in the Total
    Back in the...

  • Frame Frame pageantry haha! (supposed to be Full Frame pageantry).

    Comment edited 12,347 times 978 days after posting


  • How exciting it is to be in the middle of the volatile shifting sands of Frame Frame pageantry!

    The contenders are punch fighting it out for podium placings, ruining their bikinis... even if there...

  • When you start to see a lot of hullabaloo tests and comparisons being pitched left and right, and discussed by opinionated armchair photo commandos in blogs and threads like this one, but that are,...

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