Darrell Spreen

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Joined on Feb 13, 2000

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  • I think your wide-angle zoom will be very useful, but a moderate telephoto zoom is good for some distant viewing locations. I'd recommend that instead of a 50mm lens. (135mm effective focal length) ...
  • Created discussion thread Revisiting Amalfi
    Well.....only revisiting photos I took some years ago.   These colorful street scenes caught my attention in the files I saved.  Feel free to post yours and comment on these. regards
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    It's good to stay on topic. Otherwise these threads too often turn into just trash talk. This thread was referring to professional photographers and the ones I know work with professional ...
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    Glad to hear you have a panel light to augment the window light and can work with snapseed. But I think you're getting more and more off the point. In my earlier comments, I pointed out that ...
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    C'mon -- a pro photographer will use multiple strobes, reflectors, scrims, softboxes, umbrellas, etc. as the project requires. The client often wants an effect that requires highly specialized ...
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    ;-) I was talking about the use of unique, creative, well-conceived lighting which implies hands-on use of various types of lighting equipment and modifiers. Some pros can do this consistently and ...
  • Replied in Don't agree
    We're obviously getting into personal opinions and preferences but I have always followed the pros that understand (or experiment with) lighting. To me they are always creative and their results ...
  • Submitted a challenge entry Morning stroll
    Placed 24th in the challenge.
  • I  have the Dracast LED-160 which seems to meet your requirements -- good color fidelity and could be mounted in a hot shoe or on a flexible arm.  It uses a rechargeable Sony battery. However, I ...
  • Don't forget that post-processing can help. My sample may not suit you but you can try your own techniques (check my "original size" image for another version).
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