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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: India trip photos December 11, 2017
    bakubo wrote:bakubo wrote:Thank you. It was a good trip. I have now spent in total about 7 weeks in India (north in 2015, south in 2017). I am slowly working on the Sri Lanka trip photos now.Here are some of my Sri Lanka photos://www.bakubo.com/Galleries%202/Sri%20Lanka/index.htmlHi Henry, That's a fine trip you've got there; you pretty much […]
    aster
  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: India trip photos December 11, 2017
    smulnik wrote:Beautiful albums, Henry! Thanks for sharing!Thank you, Sig.Statistics: Posted by bakubo — Mon Dec 11, 2017 12:29 pm
    bakubo
  • Digital Workflow and PP • Re: Why it's time to move away from Lightroom December 11, 2017
    I've not used the new CC version but the forums are awash as per usual with complaints about performance. I did try LR6 trial and I'm not seeing any improvements over 5 for performance. Honestly over time having used all previous ones the software has got slower and slower, not just exporting but making adjustments, […]
    bfitzgerald
  • Aster's Photo Challenge • Challenge #67: "Capturing Christmas'/Holidays'/New Year's Spirit and Joy.." - 11 Dec 2017-11 Jan 2018-Submissions December 11, 2017
    .Hello and welcome to reviving of the challenges. Let's try and capture the spirit of the month of December which accommodates Christmas, the Holy Days of many other devotees and the New Year. I'm sure there are many ways these days are observed and symbolized through artwork or way of life...If you capture any that […]
    aster
  • Digital Workflow and PP • Re: Why it's time to move away from Lightroom December 11, 2017
    Barry, I played with Rawtherapee about 6 years ago and thought it was pretty good. Recently I downloaded the latest version 5.3 and it is much better. It also includes lens profiles now. Digikam is a free photo DAM that I have heard good things about. A photo can be opened in Rawtherapee or another […]
    bakubo

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Is retouching acceptable?

There’s been a controversy surrounding Steve McCurry, a photographer I have listened to on the edge of a conversation a couple of times courtesy of Kodak who were always great sponsors and put his ‘Afghan Girl’ on display at photokina 2012 where McCurry’s work was celebrated.

Here’s the story – he’s been changing, or allowing . . . → Read More: Is retouching acceptable?

The Fotodiox Tough E-Mount

Machined from brass and chrome-plated, in the tradition of lens mounts from 50 years ago and not necessarily the best solution for precision or lifetime wear, Fotodiox’s TOUGH E-mount is a replacement body mount bayonet which you can fit to your existing A7R, A7, NEX-7, A6000 or any other metal-mount E-mount body in a few . . . → Read More: The Fotodiox Tough E-Mount

Changing the Alpha 900 focusing screen

This is not a step by step, since the instructions for this operation are very clear and the procedure is simple and nearly foolproof. It is simply a reassurance for those worried about changing their screen, with some tips.

. . . → Read More: Changing the Alpha 900 focusing screen