ARShutterbug

ARShutterbug

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Works as a Photographer
Joined on Oct 29, 2004

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  • Replied in None
    The Canon 2X Extenders aren't compatible with Canon 70-300 lenses, and they're not compatible because they won't fit. https://www.the-digital-picture.com/News/News-Post.aspx?News=3266 You would ...
  • I agree, and I read the warnings here on DPR about how Smugmug was likely to make Flickr more expensive, and I quit both because of the hostile takeover and because the Flickr uploader was giving ...
  • I've noticed that some smartphones are now getting water-resistance.  The manufacturers finally decided to protect their £1000 devices from water splashes and sweat.
  • What attracts attention is someone who looks different.  Tourists are more-likely to be the victims of crime than locals, particularly because it's known that tourists are likely to be carrying ...
  • There are some nicely-pocketable cameras on the market, with a nice zoom range and lots of features, except the one feature that would be most important when the camera is used outdoors.  Why is ...
  • The bright objects around the planet are the moons of Saturn.  Mimas is nearest to the rings, obscured partially by the glow of the planet.  Enceladus, Tethys, Dione, and Rhea comprise the group ...
  • Replied in Use a flash
    When you want photography in such dim lighting conditions, you need: (1) Manual exposure mode (2) A monopod, tripod, or some other method of stabilising the camera
  • The Auto ISO feature is useful for mixed-brightness conditions, such as when going from bright sun to shade during a panning motion.  Before Auto ISO, the ISO Speed was the one part of the ...
  • The meter in the tutorial example likely isn't the light meter; it's the Exposure Compensation set to -2.  The light meter indicator activates when you switch to the Manual exposure mode, and the ...
  • Replied in Accuracy
    The polar alignment, having the mount pointed at Polaris, is most important.  The two-object alignment increases the tracking accuracy, and additional objects for alignment located in different ...
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