frosti7

Lives in Israel Modiin, Israel
Joined on Oct 28, 2005
About me:

I have a plan.

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Would it RAW on my RED?

Link | Posted on Apr 18, 2017 at 10:37 UTC as 3rd comment
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mgblack74: What the heck. I have a 4 year old Asus laptop that is still ripping through 36mp RAW files like a hot knife through butter. And yet people are complaining about a 4 year old high end desk top getting slower. That is a pickle.

Try it on 2-3 layers of Compressed H264 - 4k video's on a timeline in Premiere,
Yes its only 8mp, but at 90 "frames" per second, any PC will scream and 3 year old hardware is not going to cut it.

And no i dont like to transcode, but sometimes you have to.

Link | Posted on Apr 5, 2017 at 12:50 UTC

I hope that other companies will learn from fuji how to invest in your customer, instead of milking him for the next product.

focal length-dependent minimum shutter speed - 20 years overdue?
I never understood why i had to change the shutter speed while zooming,

I'm glad that at least fuji implements such feature

Link | Posted on Mar 27, 2017 at 10:52 UTC as 21st comment | 2 replies
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ecka84: I don't get it ... Why are you Fuji trolls bashing Canon/Sony/Nikon to glorify Fuji?
C/S/N have many of those "new" features for years. Is it that hard to be honest with yourself? Don't you have any self-respect at all?
OK, now you can throw your rotten tomatoes (aka. non-arguments and "bovine excrement"). I mean, being a Fuji fanatic must be hard. You have to keep inside all the pain, frustration and anger while praising the Fuji-lord. Because otherwise you will be expelled from the sect. The steam vapor must go somewhere, just let it go ... I'm ready :)

Canon and Nikon have different products
There are Cons/Pros to every product and companies need to decide where they invest their R&D

Fuji invests in different areas such as compact size or film simulations etc...while canon invests in different features.

The differences is that Fuji still adds features, and they are the only company, to still add features to already released products, it really creates more loyal customers and worthy to mention.

Link | Posted on Mar 27, 2017 at 10:51 UTC

Anyone here upgraded from S6 to S7?

IMHO Galaxy S7 had worse image quality then S6,, too artificial and over processed.
I just hope that S8 wont make it worse.

Link | Posted on Mar 18, 2017 at 02:09 UTC as 17th comment | 6 replies
On article Ask the staff: electronic or optical viewfinder? (891 comments in total)

everyone's a psychic, otherwise you wouldn't exist.

Having an optical VF lets you "connect" with the scene in faster more intuitive way, its not that EVF have lag (today the lag is negligible) its the fact that they are being a "filter" between your consciousnesses and surrounding which makes you miss OVF.

For Video i prefer EVF, but when shooting stils for an Event....my mind has to be "everywhere" and cannot be in the EVF.

Link | Posted on Mar 12, 2017 at 13:39 UTC as 330th comment
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BfSkinner: Will be interesting to get the price on these things. At this point, I just can't buy a 4gb model of any Windows machine...so only interested in the top model.
I notice that there is no built-in dock for the S-pen....requiring one of those fabric loops to hold it.

i can see one on the keyboard's side

Link | Posted on Feb 26, 2017 at 23:57 UTC
On article Buying a second lens: what lens should I buy next? (295 comments in total)

When someone asks: "what second lens should i buy?"
The answer will always be - 50f1.8

Link | Posted on Jan 15, 2017 at 11:29 UTC as 93rd comment | 8 replies
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W5JCK: Hmmm, another crowdfunding ripoff. I think the vast majority of crowdfunding projects are nothing more than ways for crooks to make a good salary for a few years then fold up leaving the investors high and dry. I have absolutely no sympathy for the investors. A moron who invests in a scam that is clearly a scam gets what they deserve. If inventors don't have the wherewithal to obtain legitimate funding from financial institutions, much less even create a decent business plan, then only morons will invest with them.

@wh13

i think indiegogo, while is receiving 9% of the 34 million dollars from this project alone, which is 3 million dollars from the lily project alone, can spare a few bucks to make a security checkup for the big projects that are being run there..
in fact i just discovered that Indiegogo have a Trust and Safety Team that currently investigating the case.

Link | Posted on Jan 13, 2017 at 13:25 UTC

Just read useful insight about this at EOSHD webiste, once a small dpreview contributer - now a more reliable information source IMHO.

Link | Posted on Jan 12, 2017 at 22:16 UTC as 9th comment
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W5JCK: Hmmm, another crowdfunding ripoff. I think the vast majority of crowdfunding projects are nothing more than ways for crooks to make a good salary for a few years then fold up leaving the investors high and dry. I have absolutely no sympathy for the investors. A moron who invests in a scam that is clearly a scam gets what they deserve. If inventors don't have the wherewithal to obtain legitimate funding from financial institutions, much less even create a decent business plan, then only morons will invest with them.

Smells like a rip-off, i'll agree...
but investors are not the ones to blame,
the integrity/security background checkup system of the crowdfunding sites is at fault here.

Link | Posted on Jan 12, 2017 at 21:28 UTC

This camera have changed my life!

I've practically flew to Singapore to get it,
I've been planing Southeast Asia trip and since i figured that it would just start selling in Singapore, i've decided to fly there.

Long story short, i've met my wife and found a job there as well, Thanx GH1 :)
And forgive me that i sold you...a foolish foolish move...which i regret.

As A Camera It was perfect.
If to consider that this was the second ever MIrrorless camera it did everything right,
AF in video was amazing for that time, the silent focusing and OIS...and had almost no quirks at all.

Later the GH13 firmware came out and straightened the 1080p codec as well, a video beast for its time, not unlike the GH5 for today...

Link | Posted on Jan 12, 2017 at 13:16 UTC as 30th comment | 1 reply
On article Google Pixel XL camera review (191 comments in total)

Looks over processed and unnatural, prefer the Galaxy S6 images IMHO - or iphone 7

Link | Posted on Dec 24, 2016 at 23:06 UTC as 21st comment
On article Canon 16-35mm F2.8L III real-world sample gallery (121 comments in total)

I see those images on pc Monitor while i realize that the end of DSLR's is here,
I can already imagine a good phone like iphone7 taking breathtaking pictures like that,

DSLRS/Mirrorless becoming the tools for Pros, anyone else can do witought

Link | Posted on Dec 13, 2016 at 13:18 UTC as 21st comment | 5 replies

Miss iphone's 4 flare issues...they are best!

Link | Posted on Dec 3, 2016 at 11:28 UTC as 2nd comment
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Neez: Is it fully USB 3.0 Powered??

seems like it

Link | Posted on Nov 15, 2016 at 20:22 UTC

"it’s a bit of a cumbersome"
thats besides the point, "MacBook Pro" are much more cumbersome

Link | Posted on Nov 3, 2016 at 18:42 UTC as 393rd comment
On article UPDATED: Sony RX100 Mark V real-world samples (275 comments in total)

24 fps full res?
is it first consumer 8k camera?

Link | Posted on Oct 7, 2016 at 17:49 UTC as 68th comment | 1 reply
On article Throwback Thursday: Photokina's greatest hits (46 comments in total)

The DMC-G1 didn't have video because of GH1, not because of G2

Link | Posted on Oct 7, 2016 at 09:15 UTC as 3rd comment
On article Pinnacle Prime: Olympus ED 25mm F1.2 Pro sample gallery (200 comments in total)

please take wide aperture-shallow DOF pictures of subjects that are far from the camera,

one does not need a wide aperture of f1.2 for a closeup dof pictures since every camera can do that from a closeup.

Link | Posted on Sep 21, 2016 at 20:47 UTC as 5th comment | 5 replies
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