Christopher D Mann

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Joined on Nov 16, 2008

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  • Created discussion thread Canon MT 26 EX RT Twin flash
    Hi everyone. Just courious to know if anyone has tried out  this flash for portraits. If so would like to get your response back on what you think about it. Looks very interesting to me. Have ...
  • Matthews, I have used a pair of the B366168 stands for sometime know and I really like them. Aluminum stand that is spring dampened with the top section being made of steel. and they also have the ...
  • Replied in A semi answer
    Thanks, Didn’t know that Godox had a 35” box.
  • Created discussion thread Elinchrom 39” Rotolux
    Hello all, I have been looking at the Elinchrom 39 in rotolux Octa bank and just wanted your thoughts on it. I am not looking at the deep Octa just the standard one. Want to know what the light ...
  • Created discussion thread Portrait lenses
    Hello all, would like to have your opinions on using a 50 and 85 mm lenses for portraits. I’m considering each length in one of the art series lenses to be used with a 5DSr. How much CA will you ...
  • Thanks everyone, good tips. I will try them.
  • Created discussion thread How to best correct CA
    Hi, I have been using using a 85mm lens and I have noticed some fringing in some of my images. I have never really tried to correct for it except for clicking on the CA correction box in ...
  • Replied in Multi Max II
    Iget better results with 17. Gave pocket wizard a call today and they are very nice people. Did a update to the MM II and know I can get 1/160 of a second. They are going to examine the situation ...
  • Replied in Multi Max II
    Yea I have tried the different channels and everything else except the Menu and L,A,B. Are you pressing the Menu and other buttons al together at once or running them through separately to get it ...
  • Are you using the Multi Max II as well. If you are what sync speeds are you getting with your 5Ds. Almost sounds like I received a bad unit.
  • I tried that also went into the menu system of the unit and tried to take it out of LR mode and into standard mode and I can't get it to lock into standard keeps going back to LR mode.
  • Well it's because of the SS. The best I can get out of it in CTL is 1/125 of a second. Using my 5DSr. Any thing over that I start to get the black banding on the side of the frame. That why I was ...
  • You know it's very vague. CTL is the only way I can get it to work and it's not what I had hoped for either. Also best SS that I can get is 1/125 of a second. I'm not going to waste any more of my ...
  • Created discussion thread Pocket Wizard Multi Max II
    Helio all, I just picked up the PW MM II to give it a try with two Einsteins with Power MC2's. I have never tried the Multi max units before. I thought this would be a fairly easy process but um ...
  • Replied in Solar eclipse
    Thanks, I wasn't sure if I could or not.
  • Created discussion thread Solar eclipse
    Hi, I have the Lee super stopper and big and little stoppers. Just courious if the super and little stopper use together would do the trick to capture the eclipse. Thanks.
  • Is this a bad time of the year? Or is this just a hit or miss type of thing?
  • Created discussion thread Northern Lights
    Hello all, Was hoping to get some help here. I am planning a trip the third week of October to head up to the UP of Michigan again. This time I am out to capture the Northern lights if I can. I ...
  • Hi, Just to let you know you will love the Sigma 135. I have not shot with the other two lenses but the 135 is outstanding! So much so that I purchased a copy for myself and use it with my 5DSr ...
  • Replied in 5DIV vs 5DIII
    Thanks everyone, I appreciate your responses. It does sound like a worthy upgrade. Just for the print sizes alone. I have also never been that comfortable pushing my mark III past 6400 but with ...
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