sailaway78

sailaway78

Lives in United States Slidell, LA, United States
Works as a retired
Joined on Jun 11, 2012
About me:

To just go and do as much as I can, as long as I can.

sailaway78's recent activity

  • Created discussions SX 50 vs SX 60
    In your opinion is it worth upgrading from an SX 50 to SX 60.   I have an SX 50, and like it, even though I am still learning.  But I sure like that long reach.  Compliments my DSLR nicely.  What ...
  • Created discussions SX 50 Help
    I recently purchased an SX50,  mostly for the long zoom.  The learning curve is a little steep but I have one major problem I need some help/advice on.    I have fairly large hands,  and I am ...
  • Created photos Biggest hog I ever saw
    This is without a doubt the biggest hog I have ever seen.  Feral or domestic.  Taken two weeks ago in Bayou Sauvage Wildlife Refuge,  near Slidell, La.   I took it from my kayak,  and I wasn't ...
  • Unless you offered 30 days,  I would tell her she owns it.  No way could anyone expect a given shutter count, nor a problem after 30 days.  And her complaint about the flash,  you didn't sell her ...
  • Created discussions SX 50 for BIF
    I'm bout ready to pull the trigger on a camera.  I love the zoom  if the SX 50, but does anyone have any experience with it on BIF.  Or will it manage this at all.   Maybe I will have to buy two ...
  • Created discussions Is it dead??
    This morning my 40D wouldn't turn on.  No power up.  Nothing. Changed battery,  checked battery voltage, cleaned contacts.  Still nothing.  Removed the battery,  removed the card,  switched ...
  • Created discussions Do you do this??
    I just watched a video tutorial on shooting BIF.  According to this, the way to shoot BIF is to use AI servo, which I always do.  BUT they say to use auto select on the focus points,  and use ...
  • I know I am probably behind the times a little bit,  but can someone please explain to me exactly what is an STM lens,  and why do they cost more than non STM.
  • Created discussions SX50 how is the auto focus
    I am loving some of the SX50 shots I see here.  I shoot mostly wildlife, and BIF.  Is the auto focuc on the SX50, up to getting sharp BIF shots, if the light is good.
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Total messages 230
Threads started 93
Last post 1 month ago
Total comments 5
Total likes 1
Last post May 16, 2013
Total reviews 0
Entries 9
Votes cast 40
Last entry May 15, 2013
Photos uploaded 50
Last upload Sep 29, 2012