13thBagel

13thBagel

Lives in United States Fly-over, United States
Works as a Artist/Photographer
Joined on Jul 1, 2002
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  • ES can't handle the refresh rate of fluorescent lighting (50/60 hZ), plus it has other limitations... saw that in a note somewhere.... otherwise, ES works great... Don't overlook the PDF file ...
  • Replied in Pixel shift...
    ... too? M
  • ... agree with you and I'm not even German. Cheers... M
  • Replied in I Understand...
    All I said is that you know too much to perform an unbiased redo of the experiment. You are taking my lighthearted observation MUCH too seriously and making it MUCH too personal. Lighten up & enjoy ...
  • Replied in Not Surprised
    How is it that you consider yourself a valid test subject.? The problem (as I see it) is simply that you are above normal. Wear the badge with honor. Cheers... M
  • Been to Florence several times... For a 'first quick visit,' don't try to do too much. Two days is not much time. Use this trip as a recon for follow-up trips. I'd leave the heavy kit at home and ...
  • Replied in Hmmmmm...
    The thought of this seems a little creepy to me. ;-) Cheers... M
  • Replied in My 2 cents...
    Using your 'original size' JPG and about 5 minutes of quick-n-dirty PP in LR(CC)+NIK... The image's DNG file (if it exists) opens more options for processing... easy-peasy... Cheers... M
  • Replied in Obscure...?
    ...should NOT be for the aspiring photographer... nearby Sylvania, OH, is Sam Abell's birthplace of National Geographic, ... a search on his name will produce amazing results, if wildlife/wild ...
  • I see the K-1's USB spec as just another way for getting an image from the camera/SD card into a computer without a built-in card reader. Years ago I discovered my laptop's SD reader was ...
  • Good catch... http://www.butterfliesandmoths.org/species/Papilio-glaucus Looks looks a female (they can be quite showy). Common. This year they seem to be abundant. Enjoy... M
  • Replied in Moose Tip
    Short bursts are quite easy to learn and do. I adapted a tip from Moose Peterson ( HT: http://www.moosepeterson.com/ ) during my K-20D days that he simply let his shutter finger roll forward over ...
  • Replied in Slow SD Card ?
    What's the read/write speed of your SD card?  Fast R/W SD cards are cheap... Oh, I see you've decided to move on. Great, but were you ever here? Best of success... M
  • Replied in I'm Impressed
    For someone passing through the scene at a fast clip, might agree (but it seems like an easy fix). For others milling around, kids waving, people chatting, even the woman walking (upper center ...
  • Replied in Hmmmmm
    Really? https://www.flickr.com/photos/125233350@N03/28108060404/in/dateposted/ dPreview rated 90 = Gold... Comments from a user with 53000+ Flickr followers.... youtu.be/qi0lyAmcuFQ EEK... M
  • If you know how to photograph toddlers, you should be able to produce lots of 'keepers'. Cheers... M
  • Replied in Try...
    For me, finely tuned on-camera tracking is NOT 'mission critical'. While I'd like to learn more, I can get along just fine not paying the premium for a little used, or needed (by me) tracking ...
  • Replied in Try...
    As a rule, I do not photograph people unknown to me. I don't want the hassle of feeling the need to get a model release from a stranger (runner, driver, pedestrian, rider, etc). Instead, I limit my ...
  • Replied in Review has legs.
    Unfortunately, dPreview's review is NOT hidden away on this obscure site gathering dust. It's prominently featured in Amazon's K-1 offering. https://www.amazon.com/Pentax-K-1-Full-Frame-Camera/dp/B ...
  • Replied in Try...
    Yep... AF-S... even for BIF's (as mentioned earlier, it helps to be an experienced skeet shooter when going after swallows in flight, or frollicking squirming toddlers </wink>) Even though they ...
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