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by Atgets_Apprentice
Sun Oct 13, 2013 9:45 pm
Forum: DSLRs pre-2006
Topic: AA filters
Replies: 11
Views: 2837

Re: AA filters

An interesting direction from Pentax on the K-3 Anti-aliasing ‘simulator' to combat moiré In a bid to boost image quality, by showing more detail, the K-3 does not have a low-pass filter on the camera's imaging sensor. However, this leaves the image vulnerable to moiré effects - such as those seen w...
by Atgets_Apprentice
Wed Oct 09, 2013 12:32 pm
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: The Janky Barge
Replies: 4
Views: 839

Re: The Janky Barge

That looks like something from Mad Max!
by Atgets_Apprentice
Sun Oct 06, 2013 4:35 pm
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: spifire mk ix
Replies: 3
Views: 864

Re: spifire mk ix

Beautiful on the ground, more beautiful in the air!

Spitfire Mk IXc MH434

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by Atgets_Apprentice
Wed Sep 25, 2013 3:53 pm
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: Looking Up
Replies: 137
Views: 14249

Re: Looking Up

What was it Abe Lincoln said? "You can please some of the people all of the time, or all of the people some of the time, but the PCA forum.... Nah"!! :P
by Atgets_Apprentice
Tue Sep 24, 2013 10:47 pm
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: Looking Up
Replies: 137
Views: 14249

Re: Looking Up

Atgets_Apprentice wrote:Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Glasgow.

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a580, 18-250mm. This is actually a panorama.


Better?

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by Atgets_Apprentice
Tue Sep 24, 2013 2:23 pm
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: Looking Up
Replies: 137
Views: 14249

Re: Looking Up

I may have a try at adjusting the distortion is PSE 11, as it does look a bit odd!

And thanks, about the Picture of the Day. I still get the same thrill from seeing my images there as I did the first time I had one published.
by Atgets_Apprentice
Tue Sep 24, 2013 2:13 pm
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: Looking Up
Replies: 137
Views: 14249

Re: Looking Up

Not quite a repeat image, this is the original from St Luke's Greek Orthodox Cathedral:

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This is the 31st image I've had published in the newspaper.
by Atgets_Apprentice
Tue Sep 24, 2013 10:20 am
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: Looking Up
Replies: 137
Views: 14249

Re: Looking Up

Yes, done in camera! The first time I did a "vertical" pano.
by Atgets_Apprentice
Mon Sep 23, 2013 11:16 pm
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: Looking Up
Replies: 137
Views: 14249

Re: Looking Up

Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Glasgow.

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a580, 18-250mm. This is actually a panorama.
by Atgets_Apprentice
Mon Sep 23, 2013 12:46 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Nasa shows a "rotating moon"
Replies: 2
Views: 991

Nasa shows a "rotating moon"

Nasa has released images captured by the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter showing what the moon would look like if it rotated in Earth orbit. Fascinating!

http://www.theguardian.com/science/vide ... nasa-video
by Atgets_Apprentice
Sun Sep 22, 2013 2:23 pm
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: Looking Up
Replies: 137
Views: 14249

Re: Looking Up

More beautiful imaginative, and even lateral thinking images! Apologies for being a bit quiet this week, been a bit under the weather. Back in action yesterday, though. St Lukes' Greek Orthodox Cathedral, Glasgow, Doors Open Day, 21/9/2013 http://i9.photobucket.com/albums/a76/echosnare/DSC04233b_zps...
by Atgets_Apprentice
Wed Sep 11, 2013 6:09 pm
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: Looking Up
Replies: 137
Views: 14249

Re: Looking Up

Thanks in, folks!

Kibble Palace, Botanic Gardens, Glasgow, 2013.

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a580, Sigma 10-20mm
by Atgets_Apprentice
Wed Sep 11, 2013 12:20 pm
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: Looking Up
Replies: 137
Views: 14249

Re: Looking Up

The Kibble Palace, Botanic Gardens, Glasgow, 2012

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a580, Tamron 18-250mm.
by Atgets_Apprentice
Tue Sep 10, 2013 8:39 pm
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: Looking Up
Replies: 137
Views: 14249

Re: Looking Up

Great shots Graeme. I will always look up to you for looking up. :D I am indeed proud to lose the chandelier poker to you. The better man won. :lol: Sury LOL! Everyone has shown wonderful domes, ceilings and chandeliers, and I am really enjoying this thread! Thank you to all those who have contribu...
by Atgets_Apprentice
Tue Sep 10, 2013 1:58 pm
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: Looking Up
Replies: 137
Views: 14249

Re: Looking Up

Thanks! There is much to be seen, just by looking up!

It's also as Yildiz said, it's all about the symmetry. Something that always fascinates me.

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