G Radford

Lives in Canada Ontario, Canada
Has a website at http://radium.zenfolio.com/
Joined on May 22, 2004

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  • Added 1 photo to their gallery
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  • Created discussion thread Full frame Sigma - IR capable ?
    The removable dust/hot mirror protector on all Sigma dslr models is a great feature for IR shooters. I'm wondering if that feature will be possible with shorter flange on the upcoming ff model. -Gary
  • Commented on photo 1951 Ford Victoria in the Car Shows 2018 challenge

    My pet peeve is pedestrians and licence plates. In a busy venue like this, it's difficult to get any clear shot of car, but sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn't.

  • Submitted a challenge entry 1951 Ford Victoria
    Cruise night @ Canadian Tire, London, Ontario
    Placed 16th in the challenge. Cruise night @ Canadian Tire, London, Ontario
  • Submitted a challenge entry Museum of the Moon festival
    Stratford, Ontario, Canada, August 24, 2018
    Placed 26th in the challenge. Stratford, Ontario, Canada, August 24, 2018
  • The FS-converted DP1 and DP1x, that I once had, produced the best FS colors, and were just a lot of fun to use. Most of the SOOC jpeg's looked great, without any editing. Man-made blue or red ...
  • I think most would agree that any personal image, will remind you of a time and place. Cheers, Gary
  • Yes, the dust protector/IR-UV-block filter was removed on my sdQ, and a 720nm IR filter was placed on-lens. The IR spectrum is well within the range of digital sensors. Conversions are common ...
  • Created discussion thread IR, full spectrum & UV on the sdQ
    Lately, I've been experimenting with bw infrared, full spectrum and UV on the sdQ. The first two are of the same patch of foliage; one in bw IR (Monochrome mode, 720nm filter), the other FS ...
  • Really interesting! ...had to look that one up !
  • The greatest surrealist painter ever, drove a Datsun !! That's hilarious. Thanks for posting. -Gary
  • Replied in Ford GT
    Nice vintage processing on the Olds. The M8 / Jupiter8 sounds like interesting combo! The r-w-b car in the original post is an AMC AMX.
  • Replied in Ford GT
    I take it that you're referring to the r-w-b  version ? This one was taken with the full spectrum DP1x.  Actual paint color was blue. There are a lot of car events in my area, and find it a great ...
  • Replied in Ford GT
    Yikes! I forgot to include the link to my gallery. and a couple others...
  • Replied in Ford GT
    Ford GT at a weekly cruise night car show, shot with a full spectrum converted DP1x. All the red cars shift to a caramel orange, and blue cars turn purple. -Gary
  • ...on a cloudy day. -Gary sd Quattro, Monochrome mode, 720nm filter
  • Blacks and contrast are a tricky thing in bw processing. For bw IR, I prefer darker, but not absolute black in the sky, while retaining the snow white qualities of the trees and foliage. For me ...
  • I gave color/AWB/Ntrl a try today, but I don't I don't see any appreciable difference between a color processed to bw or Monochrome mode. I also took some shots with the Monochrome mode 'Filtering ...
  • The one thing that I hadn't tried, was to adjust the sliders in the sdQ 'Monochrome' menu, as mentioned in the Tim Shoebridge article. As soon as I made the adjustments, the whites were brighter, ...
  • Thanks Laurence...I think I've figured it out to some degree... -Gary
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