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  • Lens Lore • Re: How wide is wide enough? July 22, 2016
    Thank you classiccameras. Since I have not done any wide angle photography (at least knowingly), the intent is toexplore the genre, for want of a better term. Essentially learn what to do and what not to do. I always used panostitching as my answer to UWA lenses or lack thereof, and that is not always […]
    sury
  • Lens Lore • Re: How wide is wide enough? July 22, 2016
    In my 35-mm SLR days 24-mm was considered ultra wide and any thing wider was almost in Fish Eye territory. A 28-mm and 35-mm wide was my usual lens for landscape and vintage motor cars etc, but we were always concerned about wide angle distortion, so careful camera position was important and of course we […]
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  • Lens Lore • Re: How wide is wide enough? July 22, 2016
    sury wrote:Thank you Henry for your perspective. I have seen people gushing over wider than 24 (my reference point),and that piqued my curiosity.If you don't know how you would specifically use it then I suggest not getting one. You can probably search around for photos, good ones, taken with UWA lenses to get an idea […]
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Schoodik Peninsula July 21, 2016
    I like the second one.SuryStatistics: Posted by sury — Thu Jul 21, 2016 10:57 pm
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  • Lens Lore • Re: How wide is wide enough? July 21, 2016
    Thank you Henry for your perspective. I have seen people gushing over wider than 24 (my reference point),and that piqued my curiosity. One underlying nagging is that do I want to buy another A-mount lens. SuryStatistics: Posted by sury — Thu Jul 21, 2016 10:43 pm
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ACR 5.5 RC shifts Sony colours – a little

Adobe’s Camera Raw Release Candidate 5.5, which introduces global corrections for all Bayer sensor cameras requiring a differential value treatment between the two Green channels, has a visible effect on the colour of Sony Alpha file conversions.

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ACR 4.3.1 hasn’t solved A700 high ISO mush problems

After reading Andrea Nivini’s article in Italian Tutti Fotografi, December 2007, which launches an attack on Adobe’s Camera Raw plug-in and its handling of many camera types – but specifically, the Sony Alpha 700 – I decided to check out whether the December 5th release, ACR 4.3.1, fixed the problems.

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