Twojugs

Twojugs

Lives in Canada Mississauga, ON, Canada
Works as a Retired
Has a website at www.twojugs.ca
Joined on Nov 28, 2004

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  • Ian McMillan wrote: Well, I'm either a damn fool who has parted with his money, or I got a deal! Has anybody got this lens? or did I just pick up an albatross? No, Ian, this is an albatross....
  • Looks like a Dunnock to me? Tony
  • Thanks, guys. But I must admit that we were in a situation in which you could have probably got similar shots with an iPhone!!! The skippers of the boats we used really knew their stuff, and I...
  • I called this shot "Cleared for landing". A White-capped Albatross coming in to land next to our boat. Tony White-capped Albatross
  • MightyMike wrote: Nice shot, what aperture? Mike: DA 18-135 lens 1/640 sec @ f/8 100 ISO 68 mm focal length In this location, the continental shelf is only one kilometre off-shore, so large...
  • Created photos The Ultimate BIF
    A Wandering Albatross, off Kaikoura, New Zealand. This bird has the longest wingspan of any bird, up to 3 metres. I had to switch to a 18-135 lens as I couldn't fit them in with the...
  • Sorry, it must have been a cache thing! Link is OK.
  • Link doesn't seem to work? Sends me to v1.01 update.
  • Replied in In my backyard
    Also, nice shot of an American Tree Sparrow, which is only here in winter. Opossums are quite common here in Mississauga. Tony
  • This little guy used one of my nest boxes last summer. Tony House Wren (Troglodytes aedon)
  • Before taking my K-3 into Ricoh Canada for service, I e-mailed Ricoh support in the US and you may be interested in their reply. "If the lens is able to be focused manually to produce a sharp image...
  • rwl408 wrote: It could be the photography. One who can handls K-5iis, etc, may still not have the adequate technique to handles K-3's 24MP. On the contrary, one who can handle K-3 can deal with...
  • waxwaine wrote: Maybe DPR have not yet received authorisation to take K-3's review out of the drawer? Or maybe they are having focusing issues due to 'inexperience' like some of us? Tony
  • Roland Karlsson wrote: Nuffin wrote: My K3 is in service for backfocus issues. Kinda disappointed mine had this issue. I'm keen to see if the service department will blame it on the lens, the...
  • audiobomber wrote: kh1234567890 wrote: I'm amazed that the fanboys will never give up. The K-3 has less than a quarter extra resolution over the K-5 etc. It should not be rocket science to get as...
  • Flowrider5 wrote: Wonderful news! But I am missing sealings! I think this TC would fit much better into pentax' product line if it where at least WR, if not of * designation. So I think(hope) that...
  • paulkienitz wrote: paulkienitz wrote: james45 wrote: I'm a little sceptical about claims of blur with the K3 - although there could have been some faulty examples, perhaps. My suggestion to any...
  • Nuffin wrote: Has anyone sent in their K3 for servicing due to back focus or front focus issues? If so, was it determined that it was your lens or the body that had focus issues? If the body, is...
  • Sorry guys, but I just have to post another shot. After two frustrating months, to now be able to get this without even trying is just mind-blowing. I will re-read the repair order, but I don't...
  • JohnXLondon wrote: There is no micro-calibration in the firmware, so they must have made physical changes. If you're talking about AF Fine Adjustment, it's in the camera menu and has been for...
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