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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Snow December 14, 2017
    .Hi ValeryD;Very beautiful scenes and very life-affirming indeed. That dog of yours is definitely a vivid life insurer ! He looks very warm too, with all the fur.Delightful. : )Thanks for sharing,YildizStatistics: Posted by aster — Thu Dec 14, 2017 6:03 pm
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Snow December 14, 2017
    OK! More positive and life-affirming imagesStatistics: Posted by ValeryD — Thu Dec 14, 2017 4:42 pm
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Snow December 14, 2017
    ValeryD wrote:...Thank you! I hope only last picture drive you to a nostalgy direction. Yes, you could easily say that I'm more strongly drawn to the scene in last photo.. If only the more modern buildings in the background had not been there, the photo scene would have been a perfect nostalgia refering to a […]
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  • Digital Workflow and PP • Re: edit exif data December 14, 2017
    the_hefay wrote:Does anyone one know of a good program for editing exif data in a raw file. The only thing I want to change is the lens info. My Minolta MD 70-210 is of course undetected and I have other setups like this also. I'd like to be able to fill the missing info in, […]
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  • Digital Workflow and PP • Re: edit exif data December 14, 2017
    I don't know why you think exiftool can't do it. I use it like that pretty often. Show us the command you are using that doesn't work.Statistics: Posted by bakubo — Thu Dec 14, 2017 7:28 am
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Firmware/software update 2.00 for Alpha 700

Sony has released a firmware update for the Alpha 700, from version 1.00 (as supplied) to version 2.00, and an updater for Image Data Converter 2.0 SR.

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Alpha 700 as a 6 megapixel DSLR…

I’m still testing the Alpha 700 and still struggling with aspects of image quality, notably the failure to get much wow factor from straightforward shots in good light. It seems easy enough to get exceptional high ISO images, of the type they are expected to be, but even then many examples seen are marred by . . . → Read More: Alpha 700 as a 6 megapixel DSLR…

Alpha 100 firmware update 1.04

Sony has released a firmware update for the Alpha 100 – version 1.04. This comes in four regional flavours and it is important to use the right one. Here are all the links you need plus instructions.

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Photomart photoworkshops with Sony (London Nov 28)

Online trade photographic supplier www.photomart.co.uk is to hold a bumper day of photo workshops in its huge London showrooms on November 28, 2007. Billed as an “Anniversary Day”, the day-long programme of workshops is to celebrate the second anniversary of the opening of this major photographic venue.

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Fotonation speeds up face recognition

October 16, 2007, Burlingame, CA — FotoNation (www.fotonation.com), a leading provider of embedded imaging solutions for the imaging industry, announced today “FastTrack IPC” (IP-Core) hardware acceleration technology that improves Face-Tracking quality and performance up to 400% in digital cameras and camera phones.

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Harman acquires Kentmere

HARMAN technology Limited, the company behind ILFORD PHOTO and HARMAN PHOTO, has announced the addition of Kentmere Photographic Limited to its business. The move, which comes following a period of extensive negotiations, is being welcomed as a good thing for the brands involved as well as for the wider photographic community.

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Alpha 700 – well up to the job!

ON OCTOBER 10th I left the UK London press launch complete with an Alpha 700 review camera. I’ll be covering the many aspects of the Alpha 700 performance in later reviews, but this camera is so good I wanted to get just something out to you right the next day.

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Sony World Photography Awards

The World Photography Awards (WPA), sponsored by Sony, is an international showcase of the best images taken by renowned and undiscovered photographers alike. From landscape to music and photojournalism to fashion photography, the WPA is the first awards of its kind and is supported by hundreds of the industry’s top photographers, critics, gallery curators, directors, . . . → Read More: Sony World Photography Awards

Sony to sponsor global photo awards

SONY, following their entry into the serious DSLR arena with the Alpha system inherited from Minolta, is to become the sponsor of a high-profile World Photography Awards salon and event with a 2008 presentation ceremony in Cannes and support from some of the biggest names in independent fine photography.

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UK Alpha 700 press launch October 10th

SONY UK is finally to reveal the Alpha 700 to the UK press on October 10th, over a month after the European launch and three weeks after the first Alpha 700 cameras began shipping in other parts of the world.

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