also el

also el

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  • yes. took a chance on this.   bh had a used 11-22 in 9+ condition for 399 and this one same condition for much less.   both have great reviews from owners but  in the end i went with this one ...
  • i'd love to say we have a camera and lens that can capture something from another dimension or extraterrestrial, but i'm afraid it has to be chalked up to an interesting lens flare.   had no ...
  • not often that i thought i'd put a flash on the m, but i do have this flash that was used on a 35mm canon.   anyone know if it is safe to try?
  • do a quick search for 'canon exp sim warning'  and you'll find plenty of discussion on the topic.   why the camera won't take a shot probably has to do with not being able to make focus in your ...
  • i have a feeling that refers to 'exposure simulation' although i don't know why it would stop taking pictures. best to pull up the manual and do some reading....  ok,  basically letting you know ...
  • jack,  thanks for responding.  sorry i didn't pick that up on your first post.   and thanks for link to software.   will have to take a look. el
  • nice job with your comet captures.   i've been struggling trying to get a single shot ( don't have proper stacking program) over the past few nights with different lenses and cameras. what i'm ...
  • first try to capture lovejoy.  it was almost overhead last night so even with tripod at tallest extension,  it wasn't easy to get down below to see what i had on the screen of the m.   then to ...
  • Replied in Best of 2013
    happy new year bernie! you know i use a canon and an olympus currently so you only see me in the open category.  (i have been in and out of a few pawn shops recently looking for something ...
  • we bought an a6000 for my daughter in law as her first step up from simple point and shoot cameras.    she is having a great time with it.    i only got to handle it for a short time before they ...
  • thanks for looking brad.     had to go back today for another dose.    tried to get a better shot of the bi plane with jet engine below. and one more of two of the thunderbirds showing their skills. ...
  • e620...  i still love this camera.     had fun today and left it on full auto.    also had 'is' on the first setting but don't really know if that helped or hindered.   often,  it more fun to ...
  • disk management let me resize the hd smaller so i could then format with fat 32.:-)
  • thanks for the reply.    i think i figured it out over a nice steak and potatoes...   you know...  food for thought. apparently microsoft limited max size to 32gb.   so with my 40gb,  i'll have to ...
  • i have an older storage device that needs a hard drive formatted to fat32 in order to work. the 'new' hard drive is 40gb and when plugged in, the formatting options are only for ntfs or exfat. do ...
  • this camera goes with me just about anytime we go out to eat. couldn't resist this shot.   (and we couldn't resist reciting a number of 'one liners' with this as the punchline)
  • Commented on 09252014_29 rsz photo in also el's photo gallery

    tightening the aperture to 5.6 or 4 gets rid of halation on the subject and still isolates it from the other objects three inches nearer and three inches further.

  • Commented on 09252014_29 rsz photo in also el's photo gallery

    older om 50mm 1.4 on e620

    tightening the aperture to 5.6 or 4 gets rid of halation on the subject and still isolates it from the other objects three inches nearer and three inches further.

  • Commented on 09252014_26 rsz photo in also el's photo gallery

    using om 50mm 1.4. aprox 2 feet from camera.

    besides very narrow dof, at 1.4 halation becomes almost unacceptable ( unless you could find a subject that benefits from the effect ).

  • dan,  thanks for posting the license key.   trial period had expired and i knew someone here would have it. as for the studio 2 using e620,   am i missing something or is there no way to have live ...
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