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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Fargo Air Show July 30, 2015
    .Amazing shots, RareTA.You've done a wonderfully.Thanks for sharing,YildizStatistics: Posted by aster — Thu Jul 30, 2015 12:45 pm
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Old is Gold - open thread July 30, 2015
    .Nicely taken and processed ,Sury.Thanks for sharing,YildizStatistics: Posted by aster — Thu Jul 30, 2015 12:42 pm
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Old is Gold - open thread July 30, 2015
    I have been discovering my old photos through new software and better skills thanwhen I had taken the photos. I would like to invite all of you to contribute to the thread.I am sure you can find gems in your archives.SuryFrom 2007 Salinas Airshow. I think I had a 70-300 Sigma DG lens at that […]
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Fargo Air Show July 29, 2015
    Great shots TAI have seen the Angles a few times, they are very impressive.You captured them splendidly.Thank you for sharing.Statistics: Posted by david antony — Wed Jul 29, 2015 11:43 pm
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  • Sony Alpha 100-900 • Re: A77mk2 and 70-400Gmk2 July 29, 2015
    there are others with just that pairing who are very happy with it - either he has a faulty body or it's a switchology/user error.Statistics: Posted by Heidfirst — Wed Jul 29, 2015 10:38 pm
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Sony’s Alpha 99 – mastery wrapped in dilemma

A99 with 28-75mm lens

The launch of and initial reaction to Sony’s Alpha 99 has been spoiled, for many, by the overpricing of the camera generally and to a greater degree in some key markets. The promise of the SLT design, and Sony’s move away from flapping mirrors and optical prisms with their associated collimation and alignment, was one […] . . . → Read More: Sony’s Alpha 99 – mastery wrapped in dilemma

The EVF future

At photokina 2010, Paul Genge from Sony pretty much told me that Sony’s future lay in the EVF (translucent mirror or otherwise, Electronic View Finder) models. He was not able to say anything firm. Since then, I’ve spoken to him on several occasions and he has repeated that Sony left all options open but the […] . . . → Read More: The EVF future

Four new Alphas – and two ‘translucent’

It’s a funny word to use, because the mirrors involved are transparent and not translucent (which implies passing light but not in an image-forming manner). Translucent means semi-opaque, letting light through in the way that an opal perspex sheet or Kodatrace foil does. Transparent means something you can see through. But now, thanks to the wonder […] . . . → Read More: Four new Alphas – and two ‘translucent’