peter

peter

Lives in United Kingdom Boston, United Kingdom
Works as a retired
Joined on Aug 4, 2003

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  • Hi, Many thanks for the excellent retouches. It's amazing what a difference it can make. The mill has recently had new sails fitted and is now fully functioning as a working mill, hence the ...
  • Created discussions Rare windmill for play
    Hi, This is an eight sail windmill in Heckington Lincs UK. It is one of only a handful in the world that has eight sails. As you can see its location is not ideal. It deserves a better setting. Any ...
  • Hi, After a non too successful experiment with refills I too bought the Canon 7150. Canon seem to have abandoned the A4 dedicated printers in favour of the All-In -One. However as it has a 6 cart ...
  • Replied in Always!
    Hi, Thank you for your help. I have managed to improve the image using the suggestions. The next step will be to try to make a successful print. The most successful so far is using the Adobe Print ...
  • Created discussions Difficult reds
    Hi, Do you find that reds can be difficult to print? I am having great difficulty in trying to print this image. Two things: detail is lost in the upper part of the image and correct colour ...
  • Hi, Many thanks for your detailed reply. I have tried almost all of the points that you have raised without much success. Given that I am getting inconsistent results I must look for a new printer. ...
  • Hi, Many thanks for the constructive answers. I posted here because I knew that I would get a photo biased answer which is notoften  the case with computer forums. I have looked at the Samsung ...
  • I am looking for a lightweight laptop with a 15inch screen[minimum] and a good battery life. It must be PC based not a Mac. Many thanks Peter
  • Hi, As I have been trying to get decent B&W prints with my current printer I am interested in Zone 8 comments about achieving this. I have an iP4850 and use LR to print. I have tried all ...
  • Created discussions Just hanging about
    Hi, A crop from a shot taken with GX7 and Panny 12-35. Peter
  • Hi, Apologies in the previous post read dye for pigment. Having worked through various solutions to the green hue problem I have achieved a result which, although not perfect, is much more acceptable.
  • Hi, How did all this start? Whilst printing some recent holiday photos [ in colour] there was a dramatic change in rendering. All the prints, mainly landscapes, were excessively green. I had made ...
  • Hi. In LR the paper profile is selected and the printer set to none as you would expect. Peter
  • Hi, Many thanks for getting back to me. The printer is an IP4850 my error. Yes it does use CLI-526 cart. Text printing is fine it is just the photos which are affected.  My monitor is an IPS screen ...
  • Created discussions Green tint on B&W prints
    Hi, All my B&W prints now have a green tint. I have a Canon i4850. I usually use LR for my printing and it is set to the colour profile for my paper[Ilford]. When I checked my printing profiles I ...
  • Hi, Many thanks to all those who replied to this thread. The advice has been very useful in making up my mind. I have ordered a 12-35mm as my first zoom. Looking back through my previous images ...
  • Hi, Many thanks; your replies have given me food for thought. From the advice given one combination would be the 14-45[or14-42] and the Oly 40-150. Total cost about £500. The 14-140mm would be ...
  • Hi, Having acquired a GX7 coupled with a 20mm prime I am looking to add a zoom lens. My wife is wheelchair bound so size and weight for a system are quite important. So far the I am impressed with ...
  • Hi, Many thanks to all of you. LR5 was on the list in any case and have now installed it. I did have some doubts about this system especially after reading the comments of the FF guys[ makes you ...
  • Hi, Many thanks for the link. Just 71 acctuations recorded and some of those will be mine. The outward signs appear to be good so far. I have a Canon 40D so the F/Ls apply to that ie most falling ...
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