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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Blur/Bokeh - Open Thread October 17, 2017
    Of course it does. The more the merrier. Nice work from you both.The ZA 85mm 1.4 shot at f2.0 on the a99.Statistics: Posted by jbtaylor — Tue Oct 17, 2017 3:20 am
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Blur/Bokeh - Open Thread October 17, 2017
    Sury,Does this thread include crazy looking bokeh? I have a tendency to challenge myself by walking around with my Reflex 500mm F8 lens to see what kind of bokeh I can get out of it.SigSony Reflex 500mm F8Sony Reflex 500mm F8Sony Reflex 500mm F8Statistics: Posted by smulnik — Tue Oct 17, 2017 2:42 am
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Blur/Bokeh - Open Thread October 17, 2017
    Sury, Nice! My favorite is the second photo. And I think you have Extra Sensory Perception. I was wondering if there was a bokeh thread. SigStatistics: Posted by smulnik — Tue Oct 17, 2017 2:31 am
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: At the Beach - Open Thread October 17, 2017
    This is the closest thing to a beach that I have from this weekend. My friends starting shooting another art film on/in the Mississippi river. Sometimes I think that they're cRaZy. Sig24-70 CZStatistics: Posted by smulnik — Tue Oct 17, 2017 2:24 am
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: At the Beach - Open Thread October 17, 2017
    Sury, I like the first one, and the last one is gorgeous!SigStatistics: Posted by smulnik — Tue Oct 17, 2017 2:19 am
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Elinchrom EL-Skyport Plus HS for Sony MFA

This is expanded from the feature which appears in the July/August issue of f2 Cameracraft magazine. We’ve been using the Elinchrom EL-Skyport Plus HS for Sony Multi-Function Accessory shoe since its arrival on May 28th as the first test unit released by Elinchrom. If you wonder why I don’t immediately do a clickbait blog . . . → Read More: Elinchrom EL-Skyport Plus HS for Sony MFA

A7RII versus Pentax 645Z

At a workshop given by John Denton for The Flash Centre, with Elinchrom lighting and Pentax 645Z demonstration. model Laura posed for a comparison pair of shots using the Pentax with 90mm macro lens and the A7RII equipped I regret to say with a much inferior lens, the basic 28-70mm.

To compare the quality bear . . . → Read More: A7RII versus Pentax 645Z

Sharp vintage glass – and subject

Twenty years ago I was operating one of the first full service digital photo studios in the world. I had already published, back in 1986, the world’s first desktop published commercial periodicals and won the UK Printing Industries Research Association inaugural DTP Awards, in 1987, for this. We’d bought the first Apple laser printer in . . . → Read More: Sharp vintage glass – and subject

Frank’s a definite Alpha Male

We shall be sending Frank Doorhof one of our original and rare Alpha Male T-shirts, in black, though I’m not sure we have anything quite large enough to fit him – which goes for his personality too. He’s a great workshop presenter, overcoming technical problems by just cracking on with whatever will work best. At . . . → Read More: Frank’s a definite Alpha Male