armanius

armanius

Lives in United States Houston, TX, United States
Works as a Attorney
Joined on Feb 22, 2009

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On P1010022 photo in dpreview review samples's photo gallery (1 comment in total)

Looks great for 3200 on a m4/3 camera! Good noise control without smearing all the details away!

Direct link | Posted on Nov 4, 2013 at 23:54 UTC as 1st comment
On DSCF6380 photo in dpreview review samples's photo gallery (2 comments in total)

Photo looks blurry.

Direct link | Posted on Nov 3, 2013 at 02:09 UTC as 1st comment | 1 reply
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LiSkynden: No flip out screen, no Canon G16 for me. So disapointed. I dont get why they dropped it again (G15). Make up your mind Canon. Why not making one camera that always has flip out screen.? Why drop it and then put it back and then drop it again, and ... what?

It's called incremental improvements. If a camera maker gives us everything we want, then it won't be able to sell us any more cameras. I'm confident that the swivel LCD will return soon enough.

Direct link | Posted on Aug 23, 2013 at 17:07 UTC
On Olympus PEN E-P5 Preview preview (379 comments in total)

Can anyone please explain to me why Olympus absolutely refuses to allow users to assign metering to the customizable direct function buttons in its cameras??? It's been like this for years now. We can assign every single function under the sun EXCEPT for metering. I don't get it ...

Direct link | Posted on Aug 12, 2013 at 17:29 UTC as 8th comment
On Fujifilm X100S Review preview (492 comments in total)
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armanius: So glad a major reviewer finally discussed the lack of face detection in Fuji's "advanced" cameras. I hope Fuji will implement face detection via firmware upgrade in its "advanced" cameras, and/or in its upcoming cameras.

I'm always amused at haters that resort to insults and put downs. If someone doesn't like to use face detection, keep the feature turned "off." It's hilarious to see some feel threatened by face detection. I suppose if future Fuji cameras add face detection, people like "samhain" will automatically consider to those cameras as not "real" cameras.

Direct link | Posted on Jul 31, 2013 at 17:41 UTC
On Fujifilm X100S Review preview (492 comments in total)
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lmtfa: Their are more "CONS" listed here than their are in Pelican Bay Prison. And it still gets an 81% + Gold Award. So it has been decided by those in charge, make a "Retro" looking camera and name it Fujifilm and bingo it's a world class winner. I wish I had my Brownie that I got from Kellogg's Corn Flakes box tops. It surely would garner a 83% and don't call me Shirley:-))

Is that how ratings and awards are calculated or dished outt? Add the pros and cons? Or subtract the cons from the pros? I missed that memo.

Direct link | Posted on Jul 31, 2013 at 05:23 UTC
On Fujifilm X100S Review preview (492 comments in total)

So glad a major reviewer finally discussed the lack of face detection in Fuji's "advanced" cameras. I hope Fuji will implement face detection via firmware upgrade in its "advanced" cameras, and/or in its upcoming cameras.

Direct link | Posted on Jul 31, 2013 at 04:55 UTC as 74th comment | 9 replies
On DSCF5220 photo in dpreview review samples's photo gallery (1 comment in total)

Yikes.

Direct link | Posted on Apr 30, 2013 at 21:11 UTC as 1st comment
On Fujifilm X100S Real-world Samples article (205 comments in total)

Most photos seem to lack detail even at low ISO. They look really soft too, almost as if it was off focus.

Direct link | Posted on Mar 20, 2013 at 18:13 UTC as 17th comment

Bye bye K01!

Direct link | Posted on Feb 25, 2013 at 19:43 UTC as 115th comment | 8 replies
On Just Posted: Nikon D7100 Hands-On Preview article (311 comments in total)

Impressive camera! Might have to buy my first Nikon DSLR. I wonder why Nikon kept the ISO button on the left side. Looks like a winner though.

Direct link | Posted on Feb 21, 2013 at 16:01 UTC as 33rd comment | 2 replies

Is the Tamrom an internal zoom? That'd make it a more attractive proposition over the Oly and Pany counterparts.

Direct link | Posted on Feb 1, 2013 at 14:57 UTC as 9th comment | 1 reply

How many slow "normal" zooms do we need for m4/3? This is about 4 from Pany and about 4 from Oly now? Sigh ...

Direct link | Posted on Jan 29, 2013 at 07:02 UTC as 9th comment | 3 replies
On Just posted: Fujifilm X20 hands-on preview article (127 comments in total)
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armanius: According to the specs, the X20 lhas no face detection AF. Bummer.

Never mind, the website states there IS face detection. Woohoo!

Direct link | Posted on Jan 9, 2013 at 21:35 UTC
On Just posted: Fujifilm X20 hands-on preview article (127 comments in total)

According to the specs, the X20 lhas no face detection AF. Bummer.

Direct link | Posted on Jan 9, 2013 at 18:10 UTC as 15th comment | 1 reply

Oh mine ... Just when I thought the V1 was ugly, because it looked like a Tetris block ... And I though that the K01 was ugly too. The V2 is hands down the ugliest camera in the world!!

Direct link | Posted on Oct 24, 2012 at 05:36 UTC as 239th comment | 2 replies
On Fujifilm XF1 Preview preview (128 comments in total)
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goodbokeh: Yes, there is face detection and recognition, reference the E-Fn button control, lower right quadrant, on page 5.

Thanks mate!

Direct link | Posted on Sep 19, 2012 at 19:09 UTC
On Fujifilm XF1 Preview preview (128 comments in total)
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armanius: No face detection AF?

That's what I'm wondering. The specs don't mention face detection on the XF. There's face detection on the X10, although it's a bit quirky. There's no face detection on the X100 or the XPro1. The specs also don't mention face detection on the XE1. So I'm not sure where Fuji is going with face detection. It certainly makes off center portrait focus composition easier -- especially when handing the camera over to a less inexperienced photographer.

Direct link | Posted on Sep 19, 2012 at 13:56 UTC
On Fujifilm XF1 Preview preview (128 comments in total)

No face detection AF?

Direct link | Posted on Sep 18, 2012 at 21:06 UTC as 41st comment | 2 replies
On Panasonic DMC G5 preview (93 comments in total)

Wow. That's one ugly looking camera.

Direct link | Posted on Jul 18, 2012 at 06:21 UTC as 55th comment | 4 replies
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