Dazzer8888

Dazzer8888

Joined on Feb 15, 2013

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On Readers' Showcase: Black and White photography article (31 comments in total)

My favs: 8, 9, 11

Direct link | Posted on Sep 1, 2014 at 11:50 UTC as 4th comment
On Rare Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6L USM goes on sale in UK article (218 comments in total)
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deep7: That first paragraph confused me. Reading on, it's not actually a copy but a genuine example. That would be a heck of a price for a mere copy!

I think "copy" is ok for thing like books, records etc that are published or released, but for lenses? You wouldn't talk about a "copy" of a car, for example.

Direct link | Posted on Aug 18, 2014 at 14:57 UTC
On Rare Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6L USM goes on sale in UK article (218 comments in total)
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deep7: That first paragraph confused me. Reading on, it's not actually a copy but a genuine example. That would be a heck of a price for a mere copy!

Yeah, the word "example" would have been more appropriate!

Direct link | Posted on Aug 15, 2014 at 21:38 UTC
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Exteban: This is the most sophisticated image processing algorithm I've ever seen. 4D modeling the geometry of the entire scene!

reminds me a bit of old video games

Direct link | Posted on Aug 12, 2014 at 12:42 UTC
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Erick L: They could cut cost by reducing the ridiculous amount of packaging.

How about no packaging at all? THAT would exude confidence: "Our camera is so damn rugged we just ship it to you as is"!

Direct link | Posted on Aug 6, 2014 at 18:28 UTC
On Photographing Thailand with the Nokia Lumia 1020 article (155 comments in total)

It's a shame one of those monkeys didn't grab his "camera" and run off with it!

Direct link | Posted on Aug 4, 2014 at 13:53 UTC as 14th comment | 1 reply

Very interesting / cool!

Some people mention it's too chaotic, but that seems to me to be intentional, to throw off the senses, if it was too perfect it might be too slick and "easy". Just my 2c.

Direct link | Posted on Aug 4, 2014 at 05:56 UTC as 14th comment
On Readers' showcase: Landscape photography article (107 comments in total)
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adegroot: #6 should have been the first one; it truly stands out from the rest;a really lucky and very peaceful, calm shot; love it; it grabs you right away
#2 with the horse I simply do not find very special
#12 with the island doesn't do anything for me, as the skies should have been more dramatized; it's just a postcard right now
#13 is a washout; that big white triangle top right is redundant empty washed-out space

Overall, a little disappointed in the choices. I was a photo editor for 10 years, and I would have extended the upload time to two weeks; not one, and then would had more choices to make an outstanding gallery. Why stop at 15 images? Posting 24 is a better number.

yeah, number 6 is the best.

Direct link | Posted on Jul 28, 2014 at 18:03 UTC

Nice humblebrag!
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Direct link | Posted on Jul 27, 2014 at 22:13 UTC as 27th comment
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Priaptor: Kudos

I love gadgets, what can I say. I rarely spend much time reading about most "new" cameras and browse more than read BUT this thing caught my eye.

Most "new" cameras are pretty much variations of an old theme with different sizes, sensors, etc but this is really NEW

I have no clue how it will ultimately pan out in real world settings and it seems somewhat heavy but I like it.

Too much negativity about this. Maybe it is just a "Polaroid" as someone has suggested but in a way even though the Polaroid ultimately failed it also had a huge impact on the paradigm shift in the advancement of photography.

I believe that in the future, all one will need to do is point the camera in the right direction. It'll fire off 100fps, and in post you'll be able to choose your DOF and the dynamic range will be so ridiculous that there'll also be no need to set the exposure. Perhaps even a 360 lens atop a sort of cap on your head (iCap, Capshot, Capture etc etc) so you won't even need to "take" a picture until you're back in the comfort of your editing chair. Of course all this will be much to the chagrin of "real" photographers, but hey, that's progress for ya!

Direct link | Posted on Jul 25, 2014 at 02:33 UTC

We're gonna be seeing these pictures as background images on websites EVERYWHERE for about a year, until the novelty wears off. So as the user mouses around, the focus will change.....will be a nice effect for websites.

Direct link | Posted on Jul 25, 2014 at 01:29 UTC as 15th comment | 1 reply

I like the photoshopping on these images, very expertly done.

Direct link | Posted on Jul 6, 2014 at 13:10 UTC as 8th comment

Nice! Some of them look like animals frozen in motion!

Direct link | Posted on Jun 28, 2014 at 11:44 UTC as 44th comment | 1 reply

But just a little moan: where's the link to the thread in the forum?

Direct link | Posted on Jun 25, 2014 at 09:12 UTC as 60th comment

Fantastic!..........gotta try something similar with my A7!

Direct link | Posted on Jun 25, 2014 at 09:10 UTC as 61st comment

no.5 is nice........

Direct link | Posted on Jun 14, 2014 at 19:39 UTC as 55th comment
On Portfolio: Photography student Luke Evans article (172 comments in total)

some nice pictures there, why all the hate?

Direct link | Posted on May 26, 2014 at 11:15 UTC as 52nd comment | 1 reply

Great lens for night shots when the universe approaches complete heat death via entropy.

Direct link | Posted on May 9, 2014 at 09:31 UTC as 2nd comment
On How Peter Hurley became a top portrait photographer article (49 comments in total)

Interesting video, thanks.

Direct link | Posted on May 9, 2014 at 09:26 UTC as 23rd comment
On Seven photographic hacks, one short video article (34 comments in total)

Great stuff!

Direct link | Posted on May 8, 2014 at 10:24 UTC as 24th comment
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