Cdog

Cdog

Lives in United States NY, United States
Works as a photographer
Has a website at www.cliffordpickett.com
Joined on Oct 15, 2012

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On Go wide! Hands-on with Canon's 11-24mm F4 L article (227 comments in total)

11mm zoom? This is the second worse decision Canon has made recently. (see the 5DF-ail.

Can't wait to see how distorted the foreground objects will be and how ridiculously tiny the background will be. This is the perfect lens for NYC apartments. Literally nothing else.

Direct link | Posted on Feb 6, 2015 at 06:34 UTC as 60th comment | 6 replies

The rest of the market is going the way of electric cars and canon is still pushing more horses....

they should have labeled both 5DF.... Fail

(5DMKIII owner) - was keeping my lenses before making the switch to mirrorless to see what they come up with first. Awful. Goodbye.

Direct link | Posted on Feb 6, 2015 at 06:10 UTC as 48th comment | 2 replies
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Cdog: You'll want to take a look at DSLR CONTROLLER. Works perfectly with the google Nexus 7. This combination sets THE standard for how we should be using these tablets in the field.
The app is android only, which is a shame as the Ipad retina screen is best but the form factor (and price) of the nexus 7 is actually preferred for this application. Here's some feature's, and it's only in Beta. (the light weight of the Nexus allows me to attach it to my tripod using a manfrotto nanoclamp and a belkin fat gecko.) The 7" tab actually fits in my pocket and camera bag so I actually take it with me!

Liveview
Lightmeter feedback
Mirroring
Focus
Remote manual focus
Bracketing (with AEB/HDR support)
A-B pull
Bulb capture (hold as well as timed)
Continuous capture
Video recording
Image review
CR2 support
Luminosity and RGB histograms
EXIF display
Exposure blinking
Follow shot mode
Mirroring
HDR capture (Auto Exposure Bracketing)
Bulb
Timelapse capture
Peaking (four modes)

The DD mini camera mount.
Copy and paste this in your browser: http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/640311-REG/Delkin_Devices_DDMOUNT_MINI_DDMOUNT_MINI_Fat_Gecko.html

One thing to consider, wet the bottom down a little bit (spit will do!) to give it a better seal. Do a test run above a soft surface before committing too. If you attach it dry, it will fall off eventually, I did a video shoot for 4 hours today and had no problems (wet it down first).

They make a dedicated mount for the ipad Waiting/hoping DSLR Controller will find a solution for apple, there are many more options for mounts, cases etc for the ipad and offers a bigger screen.

It's nice to know if you have a cable and either a tablet or an android phone all you need is to carry a cable and you have a remote, timer for bulb, long exposure, HDR, time lapse etc and off camera monitor at your disposal whenever. Not absolutely necessary but handy, especially if your already on android.

Direct link | Posted on Oct 16, 2012 at 21:48 UTC

You'll want to take a look at DSLR CONTROLLER. Works perfectly with the google Nexus 7. This combination sets THE standard for how we should be using these tablets in the field.
The app is android only, which is a shame as the Ipad retina screen is best but the form factor (and price) of the nexus 7 is actually preferred for this application. Here's some feature's, and it's only in Beta. (the light weight of the Nexus allows me to attach it to my tripod using a manfrotto nanoclamp and a belkin fat gecko.) The 7" tab actually fits in my pocket and camera bag so I actually take it with me!

Liveview
Lightmeter feedback
Mirroring
Focus
Remote manual focus
Bracketing (with AEB/HDR support)
A-B pull
Bulb capture (hold as well as timed)
Continuous capture
Video recording
Image review
CR2 support
Luminosity and RGB histograms
EXIF display
Exposure blinking
Follow shot mode
Mirroring
HDR capture (Auto Exposure Bracketing)
Bulb
Timelapse capture
Peaking (four modes)

Direct link | Posted on Oct 15, 2012 at 16:45 UTC as 47th comment | 2 replies
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