j9murphy

Lives in United States Leesburg, VA, United States
Works as a IT Executive
Joined on Mar 29, 2013

j9murphy's recent activity

  • Created discussion thread D810 & Speedlight Compensation
    I'm using a Nikon SB-600 with a D810 and when the flash is attached to the camera in the shoe I can adjust the exposure compensation of the flash directly from the back of the flash.  However, ...
  • Yes, I understand I can do that with a custom frame with dividing overlays... printing as separate images is what I was after,  I was wondering if anyone had any experience doing the cropping for ...
  • Sure.. I have one large image and I'd like to divide it into multiple images for making multiple prints that hang together in a cluster to make one large image like this. Another question for those ...
  • Created discussion thread Cropping for multipanel printing
    Anyone have any advice/tricks/tools etc for cropping a single photo for mutiple panels in photoshop and or lightroom?
  • Created question thread Advice for Southern Coast of Iceland
    I'm going to spend a day and a half driving down the southern coast of Iceland in mid April and would love any advice anyone has about photographing the following places. I plan to spend the ...
  • Thank you to everyone who replied to my original post. I have made reservations at the Volcano Hotel and plan to make it as far as Fjaorargljufur before backtracking and spending the night there. ...
  • Great pictures and good advice... I'll contact the volcano hotel today.
  • Flight out of Reykjavik is at 16:10, so I probably need to be back at the airport by 14:00. I'm fine spending the night towards vik, getting up early with the light and making my way back to the ...
  • Well that makes it an easy decision! No golden circle this trip. I'll have to map out an itinerary that focuses on the areas that you suggest. can you reccommend a website or book that will help ...
  • I'm going to be in Iceland in mid April and will have exactly a day and half of time for photography while I'm there (from 8am Sunday till noon Monday).  I've done a little research and it looks ...
  • Unless it was going to be really expensive I figured it was the only way to know if I was getting all I could out of my lens/body.  I can't say I'm aware of something that is way out of alignment.
  • Created discussion thread Sending a Lens for Calibration
    What do you all who have experience in this area recommend? - Where to send the Lens? - How much should I expect it to cost? - Do you typically send the Camera Body as well? - How long would I ...
  • If what you are trying to do is create a mask based on the level of saturation (like a luminosity mask but based on saturation level rather than brightness) then I think this tool will do that for ...
  • I have both the 951 (PCIx4) and the 850 pro (SATA). I use LR, PS, & Nik extensively. The 951 specs out better, but practically the only time i see an improvement with the 951 is when reading or ...
  • almost no portrait work.. all landscapes. But I have done as you say in the past and had one monitor oriented vertically and there are advantages to that:)
  • I would have said the same thing before MS (windows 10) and Apple got scaling to work decently.  The application vendors still need to catch up, but scaling the interface fixes the problem of ...
  • Created discussion thread ughhh.. more 4k monitor choices....
    Still haven't pulled the trigger on a 4k monitor, latest dilemma is.... IPS for sure, probably Adobe RGB - 1 4k 32" monitor or, - 2 4k 24" monitors? Costs are not all that different, and based on ...
  • I'm using an sm951 in a 5820k build (4.4ghz OC) and it really depends on the size of the files that you are working with and whether you are looking to improve read speed or write speed. As others ...
  • Created discussion thread Is a 4k monitor worth it?
    All, I'm contemplating upgrading to a wide gamut 4k monitor, and have the following questions for those that have made the leap.. - Does the detail that 4k offers improve your creative sharpening ...
  • I found a ccmx someone uploaded using my monitor (hp27xi and colorimeter (colomunki) ) should I use that one or the one you have above? Once I calibrate is there a quick way to update the ...
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