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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Koper, Bled, Slovenia September 18, 2019
    JT,Thank you for your kind words. Much appreciated. One more from the shores of Lake Bled.We take this boat called Pletna and go to Bled Island on the Lake Bled. The church on Bled Island which houses a wishing bell. The 99 steps to climb up to the top to visit the church. The boss […]
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Koper, Bled, Slovenia September 18, 2019
    The 1st HDR image is magic. Bravo. I cannot conceive of capturing that kind of image while on vacation. You are always on the job.Secondly, a genuinely happy face never disappoints. So glad you had such a good time.JTStatistics: Posted by jbtaylor — Wed Sep 18, 2019 2:57 am
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Koper, Bled, Slovenia September 17, 2019
    Yildiz,Thank you. I loved the town of Koper and fell in love with all those countries visited though regrettably only for a day.Here are some from the visit to Bled. The place was so magical with rain, clouds and the greenery, I was concerned the light and shadows may be beyond the DR of the […]
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Koper, Bled, Slovenia September 17, 2019
    .I love the first one looking over at the bridge, Sury. The rain enhanced some colours and the ripples on the river's surface make for an interesting texture. The street and the buildings in the 2nd photo indeed promise a playful peekaboo. Nice plaza.Thanks for sharing,YildizStatistics: Posted by aster — Tue Sep 17, 2019 11:41 […]
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New 85mm f/1.8 FE and 100mm f/2.8 STF for E-mount

Sony has announced two new lenses for E-mount mirrorless cameras.

The FE 100mm F2.8[i] STF GM OSS is the first Smooth Transition Focus prime since the acclaimed A-mount 135mm and is designed for the best possible bokeh without any trace of aperture-related artefacts. The compact, lightweight FE 85mm F1.8 portrait prime lens may . . . → Read More: New 85mm f/1.8 FE and 100mm f/2.8 STF for E-mount

CZ 24mm + 35mm and 85mm SAM lenses arrive

Sony is expanding its line-up of over 30 A-mount lenses with new models that will appeal to seasoned photographers and those new to DSLR cameras alike – a 35mm f/1.8 DT (APS-C) SAM, an 85mm f/2.8 full frame SAM, and the long-awaited 24mm f/2 Carl Zeiss Distagon T* 24mm f/2 for full frame with . . . → Read More: CZ 24mm + 35mm and 85mm SAM lenses arrive

Sony at photokina – business solutions

We have received the first press release today (Sept 8th) for Sony’s presence at photokina 2008. It doesn’t mention the still DSLR range except in referring to digital photography in general. Here is the text.

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Portrait Professional handles Sony A700 raw files

CLICKING on key mapping points of a face, then adjusting some simple overlaid Bezier curves using movable anchors, it takes only a minute to load a typical headshot portrait into Portrait Professional.

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A quick vertical bracket for DSLRs

Moving a DSLR – preferably without vertical grip because of the further imbalance created – to portrait format shooting on a small tripod ballhead produces an unstable arrangement where the head is stressed. The camera may sag unless the head is tightened, and if the lens is heavy, it may also unscrew itself from the . . . → Read More: A quick vertical bracket for DSLRs