Archer66

Archer66

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Joined on Aug 30, 2008

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Why is this tagged as "Camera news" ?

Direct link | Posted on Jan 24, 2014 at 07:29 UTC as 5th comment
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The Scurvy Dog of PR: Many of us no longer care what Adobe does.

@The Scurvy
Yet you make comment about Adobe...

Direct link | Posted on Aug 1, 2013 at 06:52 UTC

Camera news ??

Direct link | Posted on May 21, 2013 at 15:21 UTC as 22nd comment
On 10 Photo Editing Programs (that aren't Photoshop) article (450 comments in total)
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MarcLee: To the people whining about "the competition does not have this", or "the competition does not have that", get real. Unless you buy a high end camera, your camera does not have a bunch of functions that owners of a 1DX for example have. Sometimes not spending so much has a small disadvantage. Taking a stand against greed may involve a little sacrifice. It's this attitude that has made Adobe the monster it is. Let the suckers pay Adobe's overheads for less innovation. There is plenty of software out there to do MOST of what MOST people need. Support it and it will do more. Find out what you need. And buy it. I would like a 5D MK III to cost no more than my point and shoot. Guess what? It ain't going to happen.

No one if forcing you, it's YOUR choice.

Direct link | Posted on May 19, 2013 at 12:05 UTC
On 10 Photo Editing Programs (that aren't Photoshop) article (450 comments in total)
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MarcLee: To the people whining about "the competition does not have this", or "the competition does not have that", get real. Unless you buy a high end camera, your camera does not have a bunch of functions that owners of a 1DX for example have. Sometimes not spending so much has a small disadvantage. Taking a stand against greed may involve a little sacrifice. It's this attitude that has made Adobe the monster it is. Let the suckers pay Adobe's overheads for less innovation. There is plenty of software out there to do MOST of what MOST people need. Support it and it will do more. Find out what you need. And buy it. I would like a 5D MK III to cost no more than my point and shoot. Guess what? It ain't going to happen.

Their business, their terms.

Direct link | Posted on May 19, 2013 at 09:43 UTC
On 10 Photo Editing Programs (that aren't Photoshop) article (450 comments in total)
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HowaboutRAW: mumintroll

jpgs? really? why shoot raw and then convert to a not great format? covert to tiff, edit, then if you need to email the file convert to jpg.

@HowaboutRAW
What size are your TIFFs ?

Direct link | Posted on May 19, 2013 at 08:21 UTC
On 10 Photo Editing Programs (that aren't Photoshop) article (450 comments in total)
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MarcLee: To the people whining about "the competition does not have this", or "the competition does not have that", get real. Unless you buy a high end camera, your camera does not have a bunch of functions that owners of a 1DX for example have. Sometimes not spending so much has a small disadvantage. Taking a stand against greed may involve a little sacrifice. It's this attitude that has made Adobe the monster it is. Let the suckers pay Adobe's overheads for less innovation. There is plenty of software out there to do MOST of what MOST people need. Support it and it will do more. Find out what you need. And buy it. I would like a 5D MK III to cost no more than my point and shoot. Guess what? It ain't going to happen.

@GaryJP
We have a saying that the one asking is not stupid, it's the one who pays.

Every company prices their products as high as possible, it's the consumers task to decide if that price is right for them.

Direct link | Posted on May 19, 2013 at 08:17 UTC
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garyknrd: Who cares. I urge users to look elsewhere. I am, and have found support from others. I predict DXo and others to fill the gap extremely fast.

Does not matter if it's just him or million others, they don't know what others should do. I'm sure companies are calculating what kind of ROI they get staying with Adobe or switching to something else.

Direct link | Posted on May 17, 2013 at 09:04 UTC
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garyknrd: Who cares. I urge users to look elsewhere. I am, and have found support from others. I predict DXo and others to fill the gap extremely fast.

@chlamchowder
Why ? Just bc YOU don't like Adobe ???

Direct link | Posted on May 17, 2013 at 07:35 UTC

DPR, why was this posted as "Other news" and not as "Software news" ??

Direct link | Posted on May 16, 2013 at 06:14 UTC as 106th comment
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Archer66: RAW support seems to be limited at this point, no support for Sony A99, Nikon D600 or Canon 6D.

http://www.acdsee.com/en/support/raw-formats

They need to update their RAW support page ASAP.

Direct link | Posted on Mar 19, 2013 at 17:22 UTC

RAW support seems to be limited at this point, no support for Sony A99, Nikon D600 or Canon 6D.

http://www.acdsee.com/en/support/raw-formats

Direct link | Posted on Mar 18, 2013 at 17:08 UTC as 18th comment | 4 replies
On Sony announces SLT-A58 20MP mid-level DSLR-style camera article (128 comments in total)
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tinpusher: I just want to them to ensure no more back focus issues with better QC.

Guess you will never buy a new camera then.

Direct link | Posted on Feb 20, 2013 at 14:58 UTC
On Sony announces SLT-A58 20MP mid-level DSLR-style camera article (128 comments in total)
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Anfernee Cheang: DPReview, will you fix the spec table which was copying NEX-3N? Some numbers just didn't look right... 2.7" 460K back LCD seems like a joke. And it doesn't look like it is fully articulated. Could you please also grab some information about the EVF resolution? Thank you.

Copy+paste should be banned in DPR office.

Direct link | Posted on Feb 20, 2013 at 07:19 UTC
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Hubertus Bigend: @Admin: Text says 30/1.4 comes for Nikon, Canon, Sigma; table says Four Thirds, Pentax, Sony, too, which is probably in error? (While I would be glad to hear otherwise, I think Sigma has completely stopped making Four Thirds lenses?)

Anyway, it's good to see Sigma come up with more and more quality stuff, and for the mirrorless systems, too. I don't care for their new metal casing, though. I found the plastic versions already to be nice and solid.

And I'm somewhat surprised at their introducing a 60/2.8 non-macro lens, after their latest DP camera came with a 50/2.8 macro which I would have expected to be offered seperately just like the 19mm and 30mm lenses used to be DP lenses in the first place...

Info for 30/1.4 is for the old version, typical DPR copy paste error.

Direct link | Posted on Jan 29, 2013 at 11:09 UTC
On Just Posted: Sony Alpha SLT-A99 review article (498 comments in total)
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photo nuts: Great review.

Decent camera. Not as light as one hopes for the SLT design, but acceptable.

Took a peek at Sony store for some lenses... Ewwwww... far too limited. Cannot compare to the m43 arsenal, much less Canikon range.

Good effort. Try harder next time Sony, especially your lens department.

Canikon might have more lenses but thats bc they have lenses with and without stabilization.

How many primes Canon has with IS ?

Direct link | Posted on Dec 13, 2012 at 15:40 UTC
On Nikon announces development of three 1 Nikkor lenses article (76 comments in total)
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Mattoid: Announcing the DEVELOPMENT? Anyone can do that! They don't even have to release them for the statement to be true. I can personally announce today that I am developing a medium format compact camera with a 16-800mm f1.0 stabilized zoom lens that weighs only 150g and fits in a shirt pocket.

I thought that DPR does not post development announcements.
Andy, does "Because at the moment it's a development announcement only." sound familiar ?

Direct link | Posted on Oct 25, 2012 at 06:13 UTC
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What do I know: Wake me up the day EVF gets as good or Better than a good 100% OVF

@nello
Just learn to use *proper* tracking technigue, keep both eyes open and track using the free eye.

BTW this works with OVF too.

Direct link | Posted on Sep 29, 2012 at 07:00 UTC

Isnt that hotshoe wrong way?

Direct link | Posted on Sep 18, 2012 at 21:34 UTC as 47th comment
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Rooru S: "Its dust and drip-proof."

hahaha that made me smile. Good camera overall. Wondering about the price...

It's drip-proof so 6D owners can safely drool over other cameras.

Direct link | Posted on Sep 17, 2012 at 11:19 UTC
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