ericN2

ericN2

Lives in United Kingdom Staffordshire, United Kingdom
Works as a Retired Professional
Joined on Apr 2, 2005
About me:

Sony 35mm f1.8 lens - finally decided to add this to my Zeiss 24/1.8 - very excellent lens addition
Sony RX1r w. 35mm Zeiss lens - superb full-frame in a compact body
Nikon Coolpix A camera w. 18mm lens - APS-C Sensor and wonderful little camera
Sony Zeiss 24mm T* lens - what a superb lens .. old Zeiss standard for sure
Sony A6000 bought as Body only
Fuji X100S w. fixed 23mm lens
Fuji 35mm f1.4 lens
Fuji X-E2 with 27mm + 18mm lenses
Pana GM-1 [Black] Body - super compact for use mostly with Oly 17mm (below)
Oly 17mm f1.8 - really super lens on the GM-1
Canon G15 - incredible bargain buy - incredible camera !! .. lovely
Sony RX100 - excellent .. belies its compact size
Bought G3 - Mint as new - mostly for EVF+artic LCD - Excellent.. although still prefer the GX1
Bought Pana GX1 - MINT as new, VERY minor shutter count - Exc.
Olympus XZ-1 - finally got one at a good price - very nice small camera
Samsung NX10 with 30mm - 20-50mm - 18-55mm
Canon S95 now added - nice carryable one !
Oly E-P1 w. 14-42 lens .. originally used this camera with the 20mm Pancake lens
Pannie 14-45 lens bought separately to use with the E-P1 or the GF-1 , as fancied
Pannie 14mm Pancake lens - prefer this to the 20mm
Panny GF-1 .. bought with the super 20mm Pancake lens (lens since sold)
Ricoh GX200 - still nice camera to use - very good results
Fuji F31 - excellent vintage P&S
Panny FX150 - little mini-carry - excellent for pocketability
Canon Ixus800 (SD700) - VERY good little cam
Panny LX2
Panny TZ3
Fuji E900
Panasonic LC-1 (reminds me of Leica 'M' days !!) .. alas sensor gone bust ! .. now scrap !
Olympus 8080 - (lovely cam but unused now)
+ my old original first Canon G1, and even my very first ever digi-cam - Sony F55E - still works great !
Leica Minilux Zoom FILM cam - 'gold' look finish - real Leica one
.. and not forgetting my dear Hasselblad 2000FC w. 100mm f2 Planar - my treasure between 1982 and 1997 - alas now set aside and nobody wants ..

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  • I've used Photodex for years with excellent results and although I've made up Slideshows in a more simple way with other programs there's no doubt that Photodex I still regard as THE one to do an ...
  • This may not be quite as simple and straightforward as you may imagine.  When you are dealing with RAW files , in regard to processing you really MUST be very sure that any edit program you take a ...
  • If you use Firefox Browser you can click on the 3-bar icon top-right usually and choose the 'Security' section where you tick a box to tell Firedox to remember Log-in details for any sites needing it.
  • Not sure of course which secific camera(s) you have in mind but look for the ones by JJC under the name of ARMOR .. their latest type. They are absolutely unsurpassable.. super quality protection ...
  • Indeed it was ... I totally enjoyed the time I had with mine.. in spite of the somewhat odd.. or unusual .. type of lop-sided design (!) it still handled very nicely and well balanced and almost ...
  • I'm glad you got this sortd out to your liking.  I totally agree that sizing in percent terms is by far the best way as it is the only way that you can be sure of geting an acceptable size border ...
  • A great pity in this instnce that you are a Lightroom user and presumably don't have Photoshop as the very simple plain Ming Thein style photo frame is about one of the most simple, easy things to ...
  • I can't speak for the RX10 ii as I've never had one.. but just tried every button I can think of on the RX10-1 and NONE have any effect whatsoever if the camera is "off".  You've GOT to be ...
  • Replied in Really !!!
    This really surprises me... the Graphite Grey is listed by Sony UK on their site and I think has been available as a Body option in UK for some time .. although hardly any of our major Dealers ...
  • Sean - This is just a short cover note in case you may not have noticed the little red flag that pops up at the top right of your screen on this site..  a PM awaits Eric
  • Sean - This is what I've been reading. It's a very excellent and readable summary of how Li-ions work geneally. There are of course many differnt types but the type that is almost surely used in a ...
  • Sean - I was about to post a link to a very excellent article I found from a long search about the ways of working with these type of Li-Ion batteries but I don't think I'll bother now as it really ...
  • I thiknk it was in my very firs post in ths thread that I included this - it is the actual SONY instruction in the Manual for the RX1 ... clearly THEIR "official" instruction .... Insert a charged ...
  • I'm honestly not sure whether SONY themselves offer any exchange deals .. I think I had in mind the place in Dublin (??) where I understood you got your first deal from and seemed quite hapy with ...
  • Well it IS srange on initial reading and thoughts..  but on the other hand I have to wonder if the fact that when you FIRST turn the camera ON after recharge of the Batery it is then OK.. then a ...
  • An excellent summary of course and what I really should have emphasised myself..  Check the Menu  AFTER entering the Date/Time info to be sure it HAS been accepted and logged. I'm still not sure ...
  • Well in all honesty in answer to that I have to say that MY answer is without doubt a bit out of line perhaps to yours. Firstly - as prices are here now after BREXIT the cost of a NEW RX latest ...
  • Well if you were willing to pursue it via the Sony UK base, I'd certainly not bother with any othe 'local' Agents they authorise..I'd just get onto the main SONY UK people... their address can ...
  • Not really ... that I can think of anyway ..   it SHOULD of course accept the detail you input then store it if all is OK..    I'm sure this must have come up sometime before now by some other ...
  • Within a few miles of where I live there is a small local frm who are authorised Repairers for SONY and deal with quite a lot of less major problems according to Sony standards etc..  I just ...
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