Canon 800mm and 2X

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Joe Josephs Senior Member • Posts: 1,836
Canon 800mm and 2X
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Paul B Jones
Paul B Jones Senior Member • Posts: 2,442
Re: Canon 800mm and 2X

Cool!

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Olga Johnson Forum Pro • Posts: 23,318
Re: Canon 800mm and 2X

Wow! Beautiful!

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tonyjr Veteran Member • Posts: 5,276
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Nice , but loads really slow .

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DavidSvensson Senior Member • Posts: 1,374
WOW! Thanks for posting this! N.T /David

N.T.

Great Bustard Forum Pro • Posts: 39,710
Now that was just too cool!

Way cool!

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Don't try this at home or Yosemite

http://vimeo.com/56298775

joger
joger Veteran Member • Posts: 4,098
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Joe Josephs wrote:

Don't try this at home or Yosemite

http://vimeo.com/56298775

absolutely stunning!!!

That's the kind of stuff I really enjoy here in the forum - it's this magnitude of excellence I enjoy watching.

Thx for sharing - a really rare example of good craftsmanship plus inspiration plus esthetics and beautiful sujet - I was holding my breath watching that.

This kind of combination inspires me and drives me to work harder on my own ideas and images - not that I think that I'll ever could come close but I'd dream to get that far

Far away from bean counters and gear heads - just a gorgeous result!!

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10s Regular Member • Posts: 216
Inspiring! Thanks for sharing.

That is really cool!
Such a good idea and visualisation.  
Congratulations and thanks for sharing!

Respect,

10s

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joger Veteran Member • Posts: 4,098
Re: Inspiring! Thanks for sharing.

10s wrote:

That is really cool!
Such a good idea and visualisation.
Congratulations and thanks for sharing!

Respect,

10s

It's sad that good postings (like this) seem to get almost no attention whereas the whiners and cheap lens buyers and my gear is doing this or that guys get more attention.

Good taste is a rare thing obviously - would love to seem of that kind of quality here.

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cor20d Regular Member • Posts: 165
Re: Inspiring! Thanks for sharing.

Awesome video!!!

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vangelisBsb Junior Member • Posts: 37
Re: Inspiring! Thanks for sharing.

Thanks for sharing this wonderful video.....

Regards from Brasilia, Br

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Armando J. Rodriguez, Jr. Contributing Member • Posts: 934
Is this not a montage?

Pardon my ignorance. But how can the moon look so big in the background? Has the rising moon been superimposed on the walker?

Thanks for your answer,

Armando

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http://vimeo.com/56298775

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Re: Is this not a montage?
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Armando J. Rodriguez, Jr. wrote:

Pardon my ignorance. But how can the moon look so big in the background? Has the rising moon been superimposed on the walker?

That is how big the moon "looks" with a 1600mm lens.  The hard part is getting someone lined up with it far enough away to keep them both in the frame (the Earth is rotating fast).  I wonder what camera that was taken with... surely not the crop mode on an APS-C Canon DSLR (which I have done before at 840mm, and it more than fills the frame), but can't say for sure if that is a FF video.

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jbjones Regular Member • Posts: 411
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Incredible! I'm always impressed with how easy it is to perceive the movement of the moon through a long lens too.

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Shane Pope Senior Member • Posts: 1,264
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very nice indeed

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MAC Forum Pro • Posts: 13,575
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amazing big moon and stunt!  Thanks for sharing

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Armando J. Rodriguez, Jr. Contributing Member • Posts: 934
Re: Is this not a montage?

That is really impressive. It is worth renting the 800mm and the 2x extender just to try something similar.

Thanks for your answer,

Armando.

Chez Wimpy wrote:

Armando J. Rodriguez, Jr. wrote:

Pardon my ignorance. But how can the moon look so big in the background? Has the rising moon been superimposed on the walker?

That is how big the moon "looks" with a 1600mm lens. The hard part is getting someone lined up with it far enough away to keep them both in the frame (the Earth is rotating fast). I wonder what camera that was taken with... surely not the crop mode on an APS-C Canon DSLR (which I have done before at 840mm, and it more than fills the frame), but can't say for sure if that is a FF video.

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