Riker D

Riker D

Lives in United States Osseo USA, United States
Works as a Auto Ind. Retired
Joined on Feb 1, 2006
About me:

Background: 57 years in photography. Mostly non professionall. Have a degree in photography. Worked in the auto industry as a living and now retired. Have owned Nikon (1967-77, 2010/14), Canon, Olympus Hasselblad, Rollei SL66, Pentax 67 and now Sony Mirrorless. I want to offer advice and also use the site to find answers questions I may have and to stay up on whats going on with Photographic equipment world.

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  • I have the Nikkor 35 2.8 AI, 50 1.4, 85 1.8 and the 200 f4 AI. I had the 50 and the 85 AI-ed so they all will work on my d7200 and record some of the data in the EXIF file. They all perform well. T ...
  • Hi Roger. No they never confirmed that the grip did it. I just sent the grip along to have it checked to make sure there wouldn't be any problem causing the cam to fail because of a possible power ...
  • Replied in Dead a7r
    Thanks for you imput pako. Now just waiting for it to be repaired and sent back. The sooner the better. It Spring time now so lots of out photography to do. I do have a6000s as backup.
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    Thanks Lightshow for your reassuring comments.
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    I've had the cam about 2 years and never has it been subjected to any kind of moisture, rain or high humidity so can't say that was the reason for the board to go bad. Thanks for the reply. The ...
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    Thank you Dave for the reassuring advice. If you had told me that frying the main board was a common problem I would have taken your repaired and sell option. I have sunk a lot of money into Sony ...
  • Created question thread Dead a7r
    My a7r died (won't turn on) so I sent it into Royal Camera, Hanover Park IL for repair and they have stated the following (REPAIR POWER SYSTEM AND MAINBOARD. REPLACE POWER BOARD. CHECK VERTICAL GRIP. )
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