man4mopar

man4mopar

Lives in Antarctica McMurdo Station, Antarctica
Works as a Lineman
Joined on May 5, 2015

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  • If you haven't checked out lenstip reviews I recommend a look. Their 60-600mm review: https://www.lenstip.com/index.html?test=obiektywu&test_ob=545 Their 150-600 Sport review: https://www.lenstip.c ...
  • As mentioned Breathing Color though pretty certain all well known print paper companies do canvas too in 44" and sample packs. My experience is limited to Breathing Color and is what I use. Breathi ...
  • No idea if a 40" canvas exists but there are plenty of 44" wide canvas rolls available which you could use.
  • From Breathing color FAQ You offer two different varnishes: Timeless and Glamour 2. Which one should I choose? Both Timeless and Glamour 2 have their place in the coating world. Timeless does not ...
  • I wasn't a fan of Breathing Color Timeless but I am a fan of their Glamour 2 gloss. I spray it on using a compressor and HVLP spray gun. I use a 4'x8' 1inch thick foam insulation to staple images ...
  • I have the Pro-4000 and shoot mostly landscapes/astro-landscapes. I mostly print on Luster or Metallic paper and Matte and Metallic canvas. My experience is limited to Breathing Color papers and ...
  • I have had a good experience with Breathing Color pre-notched bars. I just ordered 1.5" stretcher bar sticks to cut for odd size prints. If not delivered on a pallet they cut them down longest ...
  • I have the printer located in a room of the house 2nd floor uncontrolled humidity in southern Minnesota. When I left in February it was fairly dry then as Minnesota warmed up into summer the ...
  • Created discussion thread Canon Pro-4000 6.5 months idle
    So last year I researched printers pretty thoroughly and the big issue was these photo printers are not to be left idle. As I work 6-8 months of the year away from home I decided on the Canon ...
  • Commented on photo Pursuit in the Lost in space challenge

    Thank you, great to hear you enjoy it.

  • Created discussion thread Nacreous Clouds
    I find Nacreous clouds to be a pretty rare sight. Good thing too as I understand they are only possible by air pollution. They also require a lot of things to be just right to appear. For Ross ...
  • Great work and congratulations!

  • Submitted a challenge entry Pursuit
    Taken on Hut Point Ross Island-Antarctica just outside McMurdo Station. Sea ice going off to the horizon with coastal cracks near shore. Jupiter, Saturn and Mars were very visible this clear night. Saturn is among the Milky Way heart Jupiter and Mars easily spotted in this image.
    Placed 1st in the challenge. Taken on Hut Point Ross Island-Antarctica just outside McMurdo Station. Sea ice going off to the horizon with coastal cracks near shore. Jupiter, Saturn and Mars were very visible this clear night. Saturn is among the Milky Way heart Jupiter and Mars easily spotted in this image.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Antarctic Lunar Eclipse
    View from Ross Island Antarctica across the sea ice toward Mt. Discovery. Above is the Milky Way heart, Aurora Australis and the Lunar Eclipse.
  Lunar eclipse allowing capture of the scene without being blown out.
    Placed 14th in the challenge. View from Ross Island Antarctica across the sea ice toward Mt. Discovery. Above is the Milky Way heart, Aurora Australis and the Lunar Eclipse. Lunar eclipse allowing capture of the scene without being blown out.
  • Created discussion thread Lunar Eclipse
    A composite ranging from 6:15am NZST to 10:48am NZST of the lunar eclipse that occurred today 07/28/2018. Longest of the century I am told. This type of composition has been done many times I am ...
  • Printing doesn't require working in a 10bpc rendered on screen to have success in my opinion and experience. I also have no experience doing so, but I do print images large format using 16bpc drivers.
  • Actually M=Maxwell and P=Pascal, Pascal is the latest architecture.
  • I agree with A J Fresnel it really comes down to if 10bit workflow is important to you. I missed what software you are using but here is a list of what Photoshop uses to accelerate or requires to have.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Ross Island in July
    Surrounded by frozen ocean most of the year and now. Ross Island Antarctica is home to McMurdo Station and Scott Base. In this image is Robert F Scott's Discovery Hut then McMurdo with all of it's light's. The moon was a crescent moon behind the few clouds.
    Placed 5th in the challenge. Surrounded by frozen ocean most of the year and now. Ross Island Antarctica is home to McMurdo Station and Scott Base. In this image is Robert F Scott's Discovery Hut then McMurdo with all of it's light's. The moon was a crescent moon behind the few clouds.
  • Submitted a challenge entry McMurdo Solace
    McMurdo Station located on Ross Island Antarctica winter season 2018.
    Placed 22nd in the challenge. McMurdo Station located on Ross Island Antarctica winter season 2018.
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