also el

also el

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  • 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 ...
  • great shots.   love your selection on your website.   you should at least post a 'teaser' shot here.
  • you might test the waters by using your gallery here at dpreview.      i often send a link to my dpreview gallery rather than sending the actual photo file through email.    and then hopefully ...
  • did you get your shot of the ISS.   if it didn't come by yet and you are hoping to stack a few shots together,  don't forget to turn off the noise reduction so you don't have long waiting time ...
  • found some discussions that point to the 'lcd converter board'. (none of them discuss what the board actually does).   can be found for 14 to 18$.   but what i haven't been able to find is pin in, ...
  • thanks for taking the time to look into this.   i feel guilty that i didn't update my post this morning before you took time to research it.    i did an 'exploratory surgery' last night which ...
  • no argument there had she done that from the beginning. still,  i have a hard time accepting the throw it away mentality.
  • co-worked brought me her hp pavillion 20 all in one pc.   window 8.1.   not exactly the 'black screen of death' as described in some searches.    on power up,  hp logo shows for a few seconds then ...
  • i agree with scorrpio.   the original question should have been 'why not round'? a few years ago (on an april fools day)  dpreview had a news blurb about a round sensor camera being developed.    i ...
  • about filter touching lens....   there are some extra wide angle lenses that won't accept a filter unless it is proprietary filter for that lens.    and most fisheye lenses have glass that extends ...
  • congrats to jason w. (number nine). i met jason more than once while shooting storms and lightning in the daytona area. if there was an active storm around, he would be out there (and me too...

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