Fotocorn

Fotocorn

Lives in South Africa Cape Town, South Africa
Works as a Civil Engineer
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Joined on Jan 7, 2018

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  • Hi bobn2. The problem is, with BIF the camera wants to focus on the closest point within the focus area. That is normally a wing tip, so you need the DOF to get the eye in focus which is the key to ...
  • Hi Bil, I normally use spot to try for the eye focus, so my meter will be metering on the eye. Unfortunately the area of the spot at that distance includes some of the sky. If the subject is fairly ...
  • Thanks sybersitizen, I don't apply the EC to go beyond the ISO capo, I apply the EC because I am normally shooting with a bright sky as background which constitutes at least 60% or less of the ...
  • Created question thread Exposure Compensation
    I use a Nikon D500. I have two areas of confusion which I am hoping will be cleared-up for me. I have always understood that if the camera is set to spot metering mode and the Focus is also set to ...
  • Hi Charles, Thanks for the information. I am always keen to try anything that makes my life easier. I will download the program and watch the videos. Thank you
  • Thanks Gesture, I bought Elements+ as soon as it came out. I corresponded with Andre Doubrovski, the author of the program, on the Elements/Adobe Community forum, trying to sort out how to do the ...
  • Hi Gesture, Now I am really lost!! What is "Application Manage Color". Is this on the same menu as Elements Manages Color?
  • Hi, As far as I'm concerned colour is spelt as "colour", color seems to be the accepted norm, but I don't know why, but as of now, I accept defeat! My understanding is that, if the Printer manages ...
  • Hi Charles, I have looked in the tray, no icon! I have gone ; Control Panel > Devices and Printers >Printer Properties > color management I have then clicked the box with "Color Management" In the ...
  • Hi, Pressed the enter key to change to message and sent message without text. AGAIN!! I have an Epson R3000. Some time ago I had a problem and it was solved by the advice from "hatstead At the time ...
  • Created question thread Epson Printer Settings.
  • Thanks I am using the original Epson ICC profile, but I am using bulk ink from ConeColor in the states. I am trying to get a profile from them for their ink and Epson Paper.
  • Thanks, I do use Epson Paper, not many alternatives in South Africa !
  • Thanks, My monitor is regularly calibrated, so hopefully photoshop knows what the real colors are. I thought I knew a reasonable amount about Gamut, color space etc until I started following this ...
  • Created question thread Color management
    Hi, Just one quick question. I print using an Epson R3000 and Edit using Elements 2018 with Add-on Elements+ When printing should the printer handle color management or should the Editing Program?
  • Created question thread Color Management
  • Hi Bob P, Thank you for directing me to the"printinginsights" site. It is one of the most informative sites on printing I have ever had the pleasure of reading. His explanation of how to use the ...
  • Hi BobP Thanks again. I only use A4 ( which I sometimes split to A5 : Epson Glossy Photo Paper.... for run of the mill Epson Premium Glossy Photo Paper......for my better quality Epson Premium ...
  • Hi Petruska, Unfortunately not in the States, may be Canada. Freight is the difficulty, I would rather try and buy a used version in South Africa. The last time I got someone to buy for me from ...
  • Thanks everyone for their contribution. I am an 80 year-old Civil Engineer who lives in Cape Town South Africa. I am reasonably fit and love taking photographs and printing them. I take reasonably ...
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