tkbslc

Lives in United States Salt Lake City, UT, United States
Joined on May 30, 2008

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Alex Efimoff: These are not photographs these are illustrations. So over processed, altered and sterile that there is not much left to read from.

Eyeroll

Link | Posted on Jul 16, 2017 at 19:57 UTC
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filmrescue: This camera is to photography what Donald Trump is to politics. Sorry...too political?

I don't think the public will be so easily fooled into choosing this app.

Link | Posted on Jul 15, 2017 at 21:03 UTC
On article 2017 Roundup: Compact Enthusiast Zoom Cameras (508 comments in total)
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paul613: Funny how these roundups never seem to include able contenders that are no longer made, like the Olympus XZ-2. That wouldn't be because you need to help your advertisers sell product, would it?

Mostly because 1/1.7" is barely discernible from cell phones.

Link | Posted on Jul 15, 2017 at 20:49 UTC
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Woodyz: IMO, once a person uploads his original work on social media as a public post, it's fine to repost/share the work without the original creator's permission first, as long as proper credit is given and that the reposter doesn't claim the work as his own.

I know it's not completely the same case in the article story, but the concept that reposting (with proper credit) is not stealing still stands.

I wasn't making a slippery slope argument. Copying a movie and copying a photo are covered under the same law. The only difference is that Hollywood has the resources to scare and sue people. And there is certainly a culture of torrenting and ripping movies among certain circles. That doesn't make it OK.

Link | Posted on Jul 14, 2017 at 20:42 UTC
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tkbslc: I honestly didn't know Oakley still existed.

See, I knew Oakley wasn't still around. :)

Link | Posted on Jul 14, 2017 at 20:34 UTC
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Nikoncanonfan: No this isn't a win, he doesn't understand social media it's all about free sharing I wouldn't have anything to do with him in that scene

Sharing a link to the original work is one thing. Copy and repost is another.

Link | Posted on Jul 14, 2017 at 07:37 UTC
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Woodyz: IMO, once a person uploads his original work on social media as a public post, it's fine to repost/share the work without the original creator's permission first, as long as proper credit is given and that the reposter doesn't claim the work as his own.

I know it's not completely the same case in the article story, but the concept that reposting (with proper credit) is not stealing still stands.

You think the MPAA would go for that? I'm not downloading and sharing a copy of your movie, I'm just reposting it.

Link | Posted on Jul 14, 2017 at 07:35 UTC
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tkbslc: I honestly didn't know Oakley still existed.

I remember those sweet neon wrap-arounds from the 90s, but I haven't really noticed them as a brand since.

Link | Posted on Jul 13, 2017 at 20:08 UTC
On article Recycled: the Dakota Digital single-use digital camera (53 comments in total)
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Michiel953: So where's the image gallery?

I don't think anyone "develops" these disposables anymore.

Link | Posted on Jul 13, 2017 at 20:00 UTC
On article Recycled: the Dakota Digital single-use digital camera (53 comments in total)
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nicoboston: Gad, "single-use digital camera"... It reminds me of the DVD Rewinder. It was a joke, though.

I don't think that is really the same. A digital rental is essentially zero waste. A single use DVD is all waste. Even a physical DVD/VHS rental required quite a lot of fuel collectively going to and from the store to rent and return.

Link | Posted on Jul 13, 2017 at 20:00 UTC
On article Recycled: the Dakota Digital single-use digital camera (53 comments in total)
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webber15: And we wonder why various ecosystems are collapsing with this sort of garbage being produced.

I wish it was a revolving door, as that would imply the old stuff goes back into the supply chain. Sadly, it's more like a one way garbage chute.

Link | Posted on Jul 13, 2017 at 19:57 UTC

I honestly didn't know Oakley still existed.

Link | Posted on Jul 13, 2017 at 19:56 UTC as 4th comment | 10 replies
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nnowak: What is amazing is the level of subject recognition and tracking. It makes a 1D X II and D5 look simply archaic.

A car has access to a massive power source and space for a whole lot of sensors and processors. A camera has a tiny battery and all the processors have to fit within a few inches of space.

Link | Posted on Jul 13, 2017 at 17:04 UTC
On article Recycled: the Dakota Digital single-use digital camera (53 comments in total)
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nicoboston: Gad, "single-use digital camera"... It reminds me of the DVD Rewinder. It was a joke, though.

You joke, but the movie industry did try to sell single use DVD's under the DIVX branding.

Link | Posted on Jul 13, 2017 at 15:24 UTC
On article Recycled: the Dakota Digital single-use digital camera (53 comments in total)
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Glen Barrington: Wow! all the disadvantages of film with none of the benefits of digital. Did ANYONE at Ritz ask why anyone would buy such a camera?

C'mon, man it has a DELETE FEATURE! right on the front in big letters.

Link | Posted on Jul 13, 2017 at 15:21 UTC
On article Recycled: the Dakota Digital single-use digital camera (53 comments in total)
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webber15: And we wonder why various ecosystems are collapsing with this sort of garbage being produced.

Trust me, there are far more non-disposable cameras in the landfill. Probably 95% of all cameras ever made are incredibly obsolete and you couldn't give them away. Same goes for phones, laptops, computer, televisions, etc.

Link | Posted on Jul 13, 2017 at 15:20 UTC
On article Recycled: the Dakota Digital single-use digital camera (53 comments in total)
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Johannes Zander: The mirrorless community will like this. It has no mirror.

The DSLR guys will like that it's obsolete technology, too.

Link | Posted on Jul 13, 2017 at 15:18 UTC
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photogeek: Too bad it's Android. Android == no OS upgrades after you buy it, and garbage software.

But the majority of android phones are disposable sub $150 prepaid garbage. If you are comparing models that cost as much as an Apple, then your complaint about updates is just not true.

Link | Posted on Jul 12, 2017 at 17:43 UTC
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G Sciorio: Hmmm... Fuji agrees to help Nikon and a couple weeks later Nikon releases a statement about making new mirrorless cameras. With Fuji's history of making excellent cameras for other companies like Hasselblad, I'm wondering if Nikon's mirrorless will be a Fuji.

Maybe they are just going to share a lens mount?

I don't really think either one of them needs help making cameras or lenses, so I'm not sure what a partnership would entail otherwise.

Link | Posted on Jul 12, 2017 at 16:39 UTC
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Karroly: Great news ! The more choice, the better for us photographers.

It's a fallacy. A few choices make us happier, but too much choice robs joy.

Link | Posted on Jul 12, 2017 at 16:37 UTC
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