Lives in New Zealand (Aotearoa) Auckland, New Zealand (Aotearoa)
Works as a Civil engineer
Joined on Mar 30, 2006

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  • Interesting pice of legal drafting (wording) . . . Does "This applies to drones of all shapes and sizes" mean that drones are one of the airborne means that you cannot use to deliver or retrieve a...

  • Commented on P9390938-ACR_ISO125 photo in dpreview review samples's photo gallery

    There is a bit of an inconsistency in the information provided about the focal length of the lens. In the "specifications" list of this report the lens is stated as 25 - 400 with no mention of the...

  • Commented on olympus_sh1_ISO3200_P4170132 photo in dpreview review samples's photo gallery

    I would have to say that shot 25 is pretty impressive for a 600mm photo. The contrast is good enough to become excellent with a simple bit of post processing. The apparent sharpness is perfectly...

  • Commented on olympus_sh1_ISO125_P4140075 photo in dpreview review samples's photo gallery

    It is very frustrating that you record the "equivalent" focal length, 25-600, only in the specifications on the March 31 report and then use the actual focal length fro photos taken for the samples...

  • The placing of various objects of relatively similar size uniformly within the frame is not pleasing to the visual senses.  If you think about a flower arrangement the blooms etc that catch your ...
  • When I look at these pictures, especially the Canon 200-400 lens it makes me realize how hard it must be for companies producing photographic equipment to make a profit. The cost for design alone...

  • There is nothing wrong or onerous about stitching digital images together to make a large print on the very few occasions that a 40mp source image is required. Why make compromises to performance...

  • Commented on Waddenzee Netherlands in the Sailing Boats challenge

    I cannot see what the problem here. Photoshopping to structurally and materially alter the content of a photo (eg creating a picture of yourself jamming with the Boss or standing on top of Mt...

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