Marco Nero

Marco Nero

Lives in Australia Sydney, Australia
Works as a Film Design & Illustration
Has a website at
Joined on Mar 3, 2003
About me:

Illustrator, Writer, Prospector, Film Designer & Matte Painter.

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  • Right now Canon have been dealing with logistics issues due to problems with international shipping.  It's hard to say but would depend on availability (which Canon can determine for you) plus ...
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  • I don't usually crop my images with the exception of the occasional lunar photograph (if the moon looks too small or if I need to better frame the scene due to trees etc).  I prefer to try to ...
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  • Thanks! I had to take the circular polarizer off for that shot because it was indoors inside a dark undercover display but in an illuminated tank.  So reflections weren't a problem and the CPL ...
  • I have a few more images on hand - as I was limited to 10 in the reply earlier. . I'm using Eye-Detect AF in each of those with critters although nothing particularly challenging with moving ...
  • I do, and it's a VERY good combination. In fact you get such a great response from this very combination that you may do what many others do and just leave the Extender on the lens most of the ...
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  • Indeed. It was one of the so-called "Holy Grail Primes" yet it required plenty of room to work with when indoors, especially on an APS-C sensor. For a portrait lens, it was on the long end but the ...
  • My reply covers two things....  I want to see if I might suggest a possible cause for your issues and I'd like to share a few things that I've tried with this lens. . I rarely use a flash with it ...
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  • *No idea why the text is all in Bold this week.... must be a glitch on DPreview. . Smartphone photography is a simple affair. It's pretty cool to see what they can produce with those tiny little ...
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  • I'm already an adopter of the EOS R system with several different cameras on hand. But the EOS M-System is where the pleasure is. . The problem with Canon right now is that they're now abandoning ...
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  • The one downside of the EF 135mm F/2L USM lens was that is was extremely prone to Chromatic Aberration. And when an Extender was attached to it, the problem became far worse, often ruining images....

  • Might be of interest...  Canon has been looking at revamping Catadioptric ('Cat') lenses recently.   This patent shows they were busy exploring alternative lenses about 5 years ago.  The Patents ...
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