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Joined on Aug 18, 2004

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  • Created discussion thread Software for inventory management
    Sorry if this is not the best place to ask, but I didn't find one more appropriate. I'm looking for a software - don't care much if it's Windows, Mac or an app - to manage associations between ...
  • Replied in Haida or NIsi
    No: I have both a variable-nd and a irnd, and I find the image quality totally ok (but being a subjective measure, it probably doesn't mean there's no color cast at all... just that it's tolerable ...
  • Replied in Haidi or NIsi
    Haida filters are very good and I would recommend them. They may not be so easy to find (depends on the country, apparently) and some of their coating seems a bit too easy to scratch (warning: ...
  • Created question thread Lensbaby
    Hi all, I was considering to buy some Lensbaby gear: more specifically, I have the "twist" lens in mind, but I'm a bit confused by the rest of the hardware. First, I will need to buy the mount, ...
  • I have a similar problem, even if not as extreme as you describe. I use Lightroom 5 both on the mac and on the PC; when I need to print from the mac, I print to jpeg with 100% quality (from ...
  • Minolta used to make both a 50mm f1.2 and a fantastic 58mm f1.2. You can find them used on ebay, but there are a few different variations of the lenses, which are not identical (here is a reference ...
  • Thanks to everyone for the replies, especially for the links. I waited a bit to let the dust settle (no pun intended) before sending a cumulative reply. Cleaning the camera is not brain surgery, ...
  • Sorry but I repeatedly tried the camera cleaning mode + blower, no luck (hence my question #2).
  • Created question thread Best way to clean an A77 sensor
    Hi all, My A77 may need some cleaning. There are a few spots on the sensor, one fairly big near the upper left corner. Admittedly, it's not that dirty, but I often take macro photos of flowers ...
  • Created question thread Square piece of metal
    While tidying up my camera bags, I found a square piece of metal, with a hole in a corner, just about the size of an ipod shuffle. I'm pretty sure it came with some lens, as a tool to cut your own ...
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