Lives in United States United States
Has a website at
Joined on Aug 11, 2008
About me:

To learn how to use my 40D.

CD1's recent activity

  • Totally calm here...just trying to figure things out. I've been doing indoor sports stuff for a few years, and even with a 70-200 f2.8 IS II there are some venues where I have to bump the ISO so ...
  • Created discussion thread help me out here...
    I read that Full Frame cameras perform better in low light (like the 5D III) I also  read that crop factor cameras are better for wildlife and things you'll be using tele lenses on. However, much ...
  • A long time ago, in a galaxy not far away, I was in the same spot as you.  I had just received a  40D and in my rush to be awesome I ran out the door to the local sports field.  I took a bunch of ...
  • Submitted a challenge entry Fire
    It's fire.
    Placed 54th in the challenge. It's fire.
  • I appreciate the style.  I sell investments to institutions for a living...and I too tend to write in a fairly direct manner.
  • Thanks to all who have responded.  You've helped me hash out my thoughts. My plan will be to upgrade my lenses using Tamron or Sigma glass, then when the body prices come down on the new stuff, ...
  • Replied in What hurts?
    I have the "kit" lenses that came bundled with the camera.  One is an EF 28-135mm, 3.5-5.6 IS  and the other is an EF 70-300mm 4-5.6 IS.  They are too slow for some of the stuff I want to do. They ...
  • Created discussion thread Upgrade camera? Or ad lenses?
    I am a hobbyist with a Canon 40D.  I was looking at buying another lens, but when I started poking around I saw all these articles on the new cameras that are out.  Eventually this got me to ...
  • Submitted a challenge entry support
    Placed 94th in the challenge.
Activity older than 12 months is not displayed.
CD1 has not added any gear yet.
Total messages 104
Threads started 27
Last post 4 days ago
Total comments 1
Total likes 0
Last post Apr 4, 2010
Total reviews 0
Entries 5
Votes cast 95
Last entry 3 weeks ago
Photos uploaded 3
Last upload 3 weeks ago