owenleve

owenleve

Lives in United States truckee, CA, United States
Works as a Photographer
Has a website at www.courtlevephoto.com
Joined on Oct 15, 2006

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  • Don't you guys think this would be PART of your backup solution. Not the only copy??

  • Problem solved for my iMac hard wired. Was using old CAT cable. Not the newer CAT5e... This has been missed numerous times by the internet company. Also the apple router was not configure for 5ghz. ...
  • Created discussion thread iMac and internet speed
    Looking for help on internet speed. I have/am paying for 200mb internet speed at my house. However, I'm not getting over 100mb. Cable guys tell me that my computer, both mid 2015 iMac and MBP are ...
  • Thanks all for the information.
  • How can I check the battery condition? Not familiar with that procedure.
  • Created discussion thread General MacBookPro Questions
    Hello. Seeking input/help from the community. I have been using and limping along with a mid 2009 MBP for quite a while. I'm now at a point to make an upgrade. Primary uses are Lightroom and ...
  • LaCie translates loosely into french as 100% failure rate....

  • Thanks. I see no real reason that I 'need' a newer machine. I have no doubt it would be nice. I also know that what I have works.... The bump in performance I'm after will be in the processor and ...
  • Thanks everyone. I have 8gb of ram. Will look into that upgrade to 16. The speed is what I should expect I think from a machine of this age. I have roughly 700gb of free space (after I delete a few ...
  • Created discussion thread Wipe a mac clean? Does it help?
    Greetings. I have a mid 2011 MBP with an updated 1TB SSD drive. Yes, I know it's 'ancient' but it works, and works well. However, I wonder if I were to wipe the entire computer clean and instal ...
  • Created discussion thread Off-topic. iPhone music question
    Curious if someone can help. I can't stand iTunes. I am looking for a wifi solution that would allow me to transfer music from my hard drive to my iPhone. If it needs to go into my iTunes library ...
  • Here is the FULL FULL shot... You can see that I cropped it slightly, to make it level. Not to hide any issues with the corners, etc. The image was shot at iso 160, F4.0 1/2000th on a A6500. Genera ...
  • The 16-70 is a great lens for the A6xxx series. I purchased and returned the 18-105 lens. Not nearly as sharp, no question about it. The contstant f4 of this 16-70 v.s. the kit lens and better ...
  • THANK YOU! That was driving me freaking crazy!!!!! Knew it had to be in there somewhere! Cheers.
  • Created discussion thread A6500 Focus Question
    Having a tough time figuring out toggling my focus mode. I am using spot focus, which allows me to move the focus point around with the rear wheel. However, when I push the center button I am not ...
  • as well as the new MBP as they only have usb c connections. NO thunderbolt of any variety. Unless you are telling me usb c is also called thunderbolt 3? All way too confusing. I just take photos...
  • This is the new main/master drive I have. https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1053721-REG/g_technology_0g03411_12tb_g_raid_storage_system.html With a USB c to USB adapter can I connect to the ...
  • USB is older tech than FW. They make a simple USB c to USB adapter. But no USB c to FW adapter. THAT is what I am struggling with.... And now that I see this is an easy dongle to deal with that ...
  • Um, yeah. No not really... If apple was doing to cars what it's doing/has done to computers you'd not be able to keep your car running when you needed new tires, or had to replace your timing belt, ...
  • Let me try to clarify what I am trying to do. 1) I am not someone that can take apart my current hard drives and put them in a new enclosure. I am not a tech person with those abilities. 2) I have ...
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