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  • Thanks guys, had missed the fact that rear thumb wheel has a switch movement as well all makes sense now
  • Created question thread Panny LX5 exposure compensation?
    My trusty Panny LX1 recently expired and I have replaced it with a LX5.  The LX1 had a exposure compensation dedicated key on the rear dial cross.  The LX5 appears to have a function key instead, ...
  • nice set of images. What is the fuzziness around the head and ears of the wild dog in the last two images?  I've not seen anything like that before
  • Some gorgeous Autumn sunlight yesterday afternoon, so out with the dog, and the lightweight kit comprising Panasonic GX7 and a couple of lenses.  most shots taken with the Panny 100--300mm all ...
  • I don't think it is shutter shock, look at the advert on the front wing end plate in the "sharp image", it exhibits the same softness. so you have tack sharp and soft in the same subject image. if ...
  • Replied in Yes. Maybe.
    Keep on resizing, that way you have control over the final image quality by using some sharpening after resizing, many website that resize over-compress jpegs so image quality is usually rubbish ...
  • Replied in G-ARUL
    Great series Trevor and its good to see the metallic green racer is still airworthy, I first saw this airplane in the 1970s at Western Green airshow when a young teenager at a staged air race part ...
  • As you have identified Rule of Thirds only takes you so far as regards what makes an interesting photo.  it works exceedingly well in landscape photography where the biggest beginners mistake is ...
  • Re orientation, from the front view the lenses are in the same plane, but the bodies are in opposite orientations.  I suspect this is to overcome shutter vibration, similar to a contra rotating ...
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