Lives in United States Chalfont, PA, United States
Works as a Retired Builder
Joined on Nov 14, 2007
About me:

To take up Photography for fun

Dittoman1's recent activity

  • I did Microadjust 24-105 lens and I can set W -24mm to perfectly focus but when I tried T- 105mm  I tried to adjust _ 15 to + 15 both look the same with back focus bad.. Does that mean I have ...
  • Thats what I did wrong, using Auto Selection AF, Should have use Single- Point Spot AF I need lots of practice going thru quick settings for every purposed. I dont quite do that. damn always in ...
  • Replied in BBF Changed
  • Created discussion thread Not Sharp
    I have 5D M3 and took about 10 photos in all settings, even sharpness from default to # 7 in sharpness setting. Still little blur to me. I ve seen some photos are super sharp and curiously how to ...
  • Replied in BBF Changed
    Yes you re right about Canon...oh well I ve set BBF Focus/Meter  then Shutter button to meter  or use AE , Since BBF is doing Focus/Metering so I might use  AE.. I m learning and not sure whats best
  • Replied in BBF Changed
    No they didnt, I had Firmware updated while back and theres no new ones.. Did u say settings for BBF should be AF and Meter start and Shutter should be in Meter setting??-- http://picasaweb.google. ...
  • Created discussion thread BBF Changed
    I just got my camera back from Canon CPS for cleaning and 18 points check. I think I noticed they changed the setting because I see my BBF does focus then when I press Shutter it focus again?? My ...
  • Replied in Exp SIm
    Do you mean when its flashing means its to dark/bright, if it doesn't flash then its ok??
  • Replied in Group Picture
    OK, the plan is changed from 30 -people to 16 like the photo below. They want Parents and families and their house he build to be clear. The setup plan is : Plan using 24-105 with aperture f 8. ISO ...
  • Replied in Metering
    Many Thanks for your explanation, I feel more comfortable with metering n AF now. I appreciated your help, Thank. YOu Ron
  • Replied in Fill Flash
  • Created discussion thread Fill Flash
    I have 5D Mlll and 580EXll, I m trying to find out how to use fill flash and dont see it anywhere but not sure if using AV mode will do the trick but how ?? Hope someone will chime in and explain ...
  • Replied in Parameter 1
    5D Mlll  -  thats the setting I see in my camera menu as I see theres Parameter 1 with settings like sharpness, concrast, saturation set for 1 then theres Parameter 2 and setting for this. Its ...
  • Created discussion thread DNG Needed?
    I have 5D Marklll  and sometimes I shoot raw and process with Lightroom 4 and Photoshop Elements 14, then save as .jpg. I can get DNG installed . Saving to .dng instead of jpg.. I just found out ...
  • Created discussion thread Parameter 1
    Can anyone explain Parameter 1 and Parameter 2? Cannot find this in Manual Thanks Ron
  • Created discussion thread Does it have that in LR?
    I cannot find this in Lightroom 4 ( dont have Photoshop ), Can anyone tell me what I could use instead: File>Scripts> Statistics>Median
  • Created discussion thread slow sync - second curtain sync
    I tried to understand what the difference between slow sync flash mode and second curtain sync. Does it means theres 3 settings, Standard, Slow Sync, Second Curtain Sync. I think I figure out to ...
  • Replied in Lock the Focus
    Many thanks everyone for replying. AF was my weakness and confusing,  now I got it clearly Thank You-- http://picasaweb.google.com/Rongabriel46
  • Replied in Lock the Focus
  • Created discussion thread Lock the Focus
    Reading somewhere says " Focus the subject's nearest eye to the camera, Lock the focus and then compose your shot " ? When I focus the subject ( using BBF ) then recompose again , everything ...
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