Larry Winters

Larry Winters

Lives in United States Northern, CA, United States
Works as a Retired at 50 in 1999...
Joined on Nov 19, 2003
About me:

Currently own:

Fujifilm X-S1
Fujifilm F100fd
Panasonic FZ150
Panasonic ZS20

CANON TC - DC58A Teleconverter 1.5x
Sony 1.7x DH1758
Raynox 2.2X TC--Model 2025
Vivitar 285 HV Flash
Sunpak 383 Flash (2)

Previously owned...

Fujifilm HS10, HS30
Fujifilm s200EXR

Panaaonic ZS10
Panasonic ZS3
Panasonic GH1
FZ50
FZ35

Pentax K20D

Tamron 17-50 f/2.8
Pentax 18-250 f/3.5-6.3
Tamron 70-200 f/2.8
Tamron 70-300 f/4-5.6
Sigma 105 f/2.8 Macro

Tamron 1.4x TC

Pentax 31 ltd, 43 ltd, 77 ltd, 16-50 f/2.8, 16-45 f/4, 55-300 and 10-17 FE....

Nikon D80 and D200 along with 8-10 lenses...

Panasonic FZ-50, FZ7, FZ8 and TZ1

Canon Rebel, XT, 20D and 5D cameras

Approx. 25 lenses for Canon cams from Canon 10-22 to Tamron 200-500

Larry Winters' recent activity

  • Alltronic wrote: Larry Winters wrote: Alltronic wrote: John.Laninga wrote: I'd say the only real problem I've had with exposure with the XF1 was traceable back to operator error. The little XF1...
  • cantanima wrote: On web reviews, there is almost a universal consensus in that the camera 1)Has great video, 2)Has many useful features and 3) Has a very useful zoom range. However, there is also...
  • Rooski wrote: My X-S1 ser# 23xx does have a little bit of play, which is not uncommon in MANY cameras/lenses with zooms. My Grandaughter's new Canon 18-135 STM lens that came with her new 70D has...
  • Alltronic wrote: John.Laninga wrote: I'd say the only real problem I've had with exposure with the XF1 was traceable back to operator error. The little XF1 has worked very well for me. Hello...
  • Larry Winters wrote: Midwest wrote: Me Tarzan wrote: Lisetta, sorry to hear about your runaround with Amazon. I've purchased several cameras from them without issue. However, I've purchased from...
  • Hi PerH: When I purchased mine they offered me three for $12.95 with the same s/h as one....Of course that was about 3 years ago...Wouldn't hurt to ask them if you are interested in more than one.
  • Larry Winters wrote: PerH wrote: Larry Winters wrote: Hi PerH: I have used these Orion eye guards on a number of my cameras including the X-S1. I don't own a HS50 but I feel certain it would...
  • PerH wrote: Larry Winters wrote: Hi PerH: I have used these Orion eye guards on a number of my cameras including the X-S1. I don't own a HS50 but I feel certain it would work...It works really...
  • Hi PerH: I have used these Orion eye guards on a number of my cameras including the X-S1. I don't own a HS50 but I feel certain it would work...It works really well at blocking extraneous light and...
  • Replied in No more Amazon
    photoreddi wrote: Larry Winters wrote: photoreddi wrote: Larry Winters wrote: historianx wrote: it all started after i got prime membership, and it's been cancelled. Amazon selling me New in...
  • Midwest wrote: Me Tarzan wrote: Lisetta, sorry to hear about your runaround with Amazon. I've purchased several cameras from them without issue. However, I've purchased from other dealers where I...
  • Replied in No more Amazon
    photoreddi wrote: Larry Winters wrote: historianx wrote: it all started after i got prime membership, and it's been cancelled. Amazon selling me New in Box items that are obvious customer returns...
  • Replied in No more Amazon
    historianx wrote: it all started after i got prime membership, and it's been cancelled. Amazon selling me New in Box items that are obvious customer returns some defective some not. Sick of it. No...
  • MCFFLYER wrote: Lisetta and Larry - Even though the return box is sitting on the table, packed and sealed, I will wait to see what shows up at my door tomorrow. The fact it has that 33A serial...
  • MCFFLYER wrote: Lisetta wrote: The thing is, my camera was nicely sealed in a new bag (metal seal) and everything else was packed nicely. If they'd just drained the battery and reset the camera to...
  • hi yankeeslover: Being a X-S1 advocate I sure wouldn't discount trying it, especially with the current low prices of $349 new and $250 used-very good.  It could win you over just on looks and feel...
  • hi drasen: I think the blank formatted card is mentioned for the process of adding the new firmware to the card. Since you can read what the current firmware is even if the card has pics on it. The...
  • Hi John: I bought a backup X-S1 from Amazon for the amazingly low price of $349.  The X-S1 is the best style for my use and my 23A model has served me well which prompted me to order the backup. ...
  • Hi Lisetta:   Since I like my X-S1 so much I ordered a backup at the $349 price.  It is a 33A serial number, looks and feels brand new but the date/time had already been set which is usually a sign...
  • Hi drasen: I know with the X-S1 you insert a blank formatted card and when turning it on, hold down the disp/back button.  I feel the upgrade at least improved the AF speed.  I forget everything it...
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