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  • Lens Lore • Re: GAS is back - Sony FE 100 STF February 18, 2018
    Even if I were an E mount user I still balk at the prices on some of the lenses://www.camerapricebuster.co.uk/Son ... G-OSS-LensI think I paid £100 for an as new Minolta 24-105mm OK it's not F4 across the range but considerably smaller and surprisingly good even on FF 35mm. I'm not seeing a £1100 improvement if […]
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  • Digital Workflow and PP • Re: Why it's time to move away from Lightroom February 18, 2018
    Quick update I'm still looking for a LR replacement. However I did try a few other programs such as Affinity Photo which is pretty good. However I have always used a raw development package and a seperate editor (as and when needed). I sat down and looked at what I actually used a pixel editor […]
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Helping Friends with Short Art Films February 17, 2018
    The owners allowed us to drill a series of small holes along the wall in order to hang a string of trouble lights.A99, 24-70 CZ, F3.2, 1/200, ISO 3200Lights are set.A99, 24-70 CZ, F3.2, 1/100, ISO 6400The floor of the mine is covered with damp rock dust. As the dolly rolled down the track, the […]
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Helping Friends with Short Art Films February 17, 2018
    Just great but #2 is magical (even for a documentary shot).Statistics: Posted by jbtaylor — Sat Feb 17, 2018 7:40 am
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Helping Friends with Short Art Films February 17, 2018
    Thanks guys! Yes, the guy working on the lights is the Director. This is his project, so he's making sure everything's perfect.That kitchen was very interesting. Stepping into it was like being thrown back in time.The following shots are from a scene where the main character, Ashlock, initially enters the lead mine. This location shoot […]
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Sony’s Alpha 99 – mastery wrapped in dilemma

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 . . . → Read More: Sony’s Alpha 99 – mastery wrapped in dilemma

Should NEX go full frame?

Sonyalpharumours has posted a firm rumour that there will be a full-frame NEX. Anyone who understands the design of camera bodies, and the geometry of optical projection, has known from the start that this was possible given the design of the E-mount.

Those who have made uninformed comments (all over web forums!) to the effect . . . → Read More: Should NEX go full frame?