Jason Rickerby

Lives in Canada Delta / BC, Canada
Works as a IT
Has a website at www.pbase.com/jmrickerby
Joined on Dec 2, 2002


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"Worlds first!" WTF? Whoever wrote this headline is stunningly ignorant and should not be permitted to post to this site's home page.

As an example, the full frame (36mmx24mm sensor) SBIG STL-11000M astrophotography camera came out in 2009. Isn't this old SBIG still much more an astrophotography camera than this new Nikon by a large margin?

I for one miss the "good old days" of dpreview.

Link | Posted on Feb 13, 2015 at 00:37 UTC as 7th comment
On article Nikon D4s unboxing: It's arrived! (258 comments in total)

DPReview is actually going to review the top of the line Nikon body? Why not just look at the Nikon press release and post a preview? Here's some templates, one from Oct 18, 2011:
and an other from Mar 7, 2012:

Why not review the Canon 1D X, so you have a comparison to have with the Nikon D4s? This review was apparently going to happen:

Reviewing the Nikon D4s and not the Canon 1D X would be odd, considering:

Link | Posted on Mar 16, 2014 at 19:44 UTC as 20th comment | 4 replies
On article First Impressions: Metabones Speed Booster (351 comments in total)

Some of us have been using focal reducers/field flatteners for many years:

Canon 20D with 2000mm - F10 optics, without reducer:

Canon 20D with 2000mm - F10 optics, with reducer; now effectively 1250mm - F6.3:

Link | Posted on Feb 1, 2013 at 01:32 UTC as 113th comment
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