mikeyL

mikeyL

Lives in United States Longmont, United States
Works as a software Engineer
Has a website at www.thinairphotography.com
Joined on May 31, 2005

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  • So here is my own personal perspective: I am a currently a happy 5DSr shooter, but I will be making the jump to the higher MP R body when it comes out, barring some unforeseen issue. For me, while ...
  • So for a system like this it is normal to have travel beyond infinity focus, and in fact virtually every modern lens designed for DSLRs with AF work this way. While it is a disadvantage for easily ...
  • My advice, if you are undecided, is rent the R and try iy out, as it is going to be a more different experience from the 6D than the 5D Mk IV will be I think. I have done this a number of times ...
  • It sounds like we have very similar approaches to HDR, and I definitely could see using the in camera approach to get an idea on what the potential could be for using HDR on a particular scene. So ...
  • Hi, Interesting questions. I do not have the R as of now (going to see what the rumored higher MP version brings, then pick between it and the R) but I am a very long time Photomatix Pro user, and ...
  • Thanks for all the replies, everyone's support and input is much appreciated. To clarify, it is the threaded portion shown that just comes off. I can take the other 2 legs apart to this level, and ...
  • Here is a crude image. This is the top most leg, still attached to the tripod. The threaded section just pulls right off. To be honest, I cannot see how it would have been attached firmly in the ...
  • Thanks for replies. Already watched that video. It shows I m assembling things back the right way I think, but the part that has come loose on mine is never removed in the video. Impression is ...
  • Hey, I apologize in advance if this is the wrong forum, moderator please move as needed. I am in the middle of a 2 week trip to all 5 National Parks in Utah. Unfortunately, my Really Right Stuff ...
  • Nice Eagle Nebula, and gear setup image too! My guess is that you might be surprised (based solely on the price tag for each) how the 600mm does compared to the Stellarvue.  The OTA being ...
  • Finn, Hello, and welcome to a very fun hobby.  But if you do get hooked it can become expensive fast, so beware :) The best starting advice I can give you is this - read some stuff before you buy ...
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