Cultured Vulture

Cultured Vulture

Lives in United States Houston, United States
Joined on Dec 14, 2005
About me:

Equipment:
D300, FE,F2, F4S, F100, (recent addition), CP7900
AF lenses: 50mm 1.4 G, 105mm f/2.8G ED-IF AF-S VR Micro, 24-120mm AFS VR, 70-200mm 2.8 AFS VR, TC-17E II, TC-14EII, 17-35mm 2.8 AFS. 300 f4.0 AFS. 24-70 f2.8 AFS, ). Future 200-400 f4.0 AFS VR.
MF lenses: AIS 50mm 1.4, AIS 35-105mm f3.5-f4.0, AIS 35 1.4, sold the rest in a fit of insanity.
SB-800, SB-600, R1C1
Gitzo 1257 leveling tripod, Gitzo 1325, RRS BH-55 ballhead, RRS BH-40 ballhead. Gitzo 2257 Explorer tripod.
Plan to acquire F, F3, F5 and F6. Will use them all, but mostly to have them.
Too many bags and gadgets to list.

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Subject Forum Last post
Reality Check: Why a D400/D9000 doesn't make sense anymore?.. Nikon Pro DX SLR (D300, D200, D100) Talk 3 months ago
Why I'll never buy the 70-200 F4 Zoom Nikon SLR Lens Talk 8 months ago
Nikon 80-200 f/2.8D two-ring consistent backfocus Nikon SLR Lens Talk 11 months ago
Why don't Canon make Nikon go bust? Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk Nov 15, 2013
New Mac Pro's (finally announced) Mac Talk Aug 3, 2013
Lousy focus acquisition on Nikon 300mm F/4 with TCIII20 and D800 Nikon SLR Lens Talk May 1, 2013
Nikon 24-70 2.8 or nikon 24-120 4 + 85 1.8g Nikon SLR Lens Talk Apr 17, 2013
How secure is the 1DX? Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Apr 14, 2013
I Hate the new 80-400 VR Thread Nikon SLR Lens Talk Mar 13, 2013
How many of you use lens hoods? Nikon SLR Lens Talk Mar 11, 2013
Nikon D4 vs D800 in light of the recent dxomarksresults Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk Feb 8, 2013
105 Micro Nikor f2.8 Nikon SLR Lens Talk Jan 6, 2013
The one thing, by Thom Hogan Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk Jan 3, 2013
High ISO performance is nothing without low light autofocus performance Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk Dec 28, 2012
PC-E Why does Nikon let Canon crush it in this area? Nikon SLR Lens Talk Dec 26, 2012
70-200mm.....this is a huge lens..... Nikon SLR Lens Talk Dec 22, 2012
VR Primes? Nikon SLR Lens Talk Dec 9, 2012
CA in Nikkor 24-70/2.8? Zoom Ring Problems solved? Nikon SLR Lens Talk Dec 7, 2012
70-200 F4 Heavy Breather? Nikon SLR Lens Talk Dec 5, 2012
Graduated density filters Nikon SLR Lens Talk Dec 5, 2012
Nikon Patent for 58mm 1.2 Nikon SLR Lens Talk Dec 4, 2012
D600 motor ok for 80-200 f/2.8D ED? Nikon SLR Lens Talk Dec 3, 2012
Which is your most prized lens? Nikon SLR Lens Talk Dec 2, 2012
Why I'm not waiting for a D400 Nikon Pro DX SLR (D300, D200, D100) Talk Dec 2, 2012
D4 - best walk around lens for a Disney Vacation Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk Nov 28, 2012
Wouldn't you like the aperture ring back on your new lenses...? Nikon SLR Lens Talk Nov 6, 2012
Nikon Marketing Problems Open Talk Oct 30, 2012
Nikon 85 1.8G squeaking sound? Nikon SLR Lens Talk Oct 30, 2012
Nikon 85mm 1.8 AF-D Roaming the Streets on a D7k Nikon SLR Lens Talk Oct 29, 2012
I bit the bullet Nikon SLR Lens Talk Oct 28, 2012
D300 Damage; Lens Changed with Power On Nikon Pro DX SLR (D300, D200, D100) Talk Oct 28, 2012
Nikon Plastic Lens Mounts Nikon SLR Lens Talk Oct 24, 2012
New D600 FX This Summer Nikon Pro DX SLR (D300, D200, D100) Talk Oct 19, 2012
D800 & LensAlign Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk Oct 10, 2012
FF D400 next september Nikon Pro DX SLR (D300, D200, D100) Talk Sep 13, 2012
USA in 6X7 medium format (VELVIA) Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk Jul 31, 2012
New Nikon 800mm f/5.6 wow! Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk Jul 14, 2012
Cotton carrier any owner feedback? Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk Jul 12, 2012
Which D300(s) replacement? Nikon Pro DX SLR (D300, D200, D100) Talk Jun 24, 2012
1D-X Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Jun 15, 2012
Nikonrumors see the D600 as more likely and gives more specs Nikon Pro DX SLR (D300, D200, D100) Talk Jun 14, 2012
The horror! News & Rumors Talk Jun 11, 2012
D800 with Zeiss 21 & Nikon 14-24 Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk Jun 10, 2012
'Weather sealed' - a marketing con? Open Talk Jun 8, 2012
Who chooses *NOT* to use a camera strap Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk Jun 6, 2012
Would you buy a refurbished lens from Nikon? Nikon SLR Lens Talk Jun 4, 2012
Camera suitable for a 2 year old? Open Talk Jun 4, 2012
DX format for pros stays Nikon Pro DX SLR (D300, D200, D100) Talk Jun 3, 2012
Rebuttal to professional photographers Pro Digital Talk Jun 1, 2012
New 18-300 in nikon official web page Nikon SLR Lens Talk May 28, 2012