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  • Replied in Head scratcher
    Like the Panasonic DMC LX-100 for example... Apart from the shorter range, looks like the better camera.
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    Thanks yes I have compared the two a few weeks ago (still scratching my head!) There's a few little things that put me off the G1Xii... the bigger size (I found my old G-10 to be just about ...
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    Yes true. I'm only really hesitating because I wish they'd update the G1X. Not that I really need the speed... I want it as a high quality second camera when travelling.
  • Thanks for feedback. I've decided I need to update my old Canon G-10 compact so I'm looking at options there and considering matching what I get with an underwater housing. Maybe a G7Xii.
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    Hmm, yes, does seem that way. Just got to decide if I want the better pocketability of the G7
  • Created discussion thread Those 'rubber bag' housings
    When I look on ebay for an underwater hosuing for my Canon 5Dii the results are full of those rubber/plastic bag systems. They don't look ideal but I want one for a relatively simple project ...
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    Thanks Leon, I don't have much need for speed. Just want best quality for landscapes. Looks like the G1Xii is best to me.
  • Replied in G16 I like it.
    I liked my G-10 and had some great shots out of it whilst enjoying using it too but I have recently checked out the new incarnations and can't believe the high(er) ISO quality compared to my G-10 ...
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    Having seen how much the technology has moved forward, I'm looking for an upgrade to my old Canon G-10 and as a second camera to my 5Dii. I'm most concerned about RAW image quality for landscape ...
  • Yes I did think gloves might have been a good start whatever type of print it was.
  • Cool thanks, I watched one of his videos the other day on conventional mounting. This looks like a good way to do it.
  • Thankyou RGB. I looked at videos of mounting on youtube and one suggested corners which seems like a good idea. I might try some of the sticky backed corners you can buy and see if that solves the ...
  • Created discussion thread Hot press photo mounting
    When mounting photos printed on 260gsm paper I have just hung them onto the mount (tape hinges) but I do notice a slight ripple on the paper after the print has hung for some time. Is it best to ...
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