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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Tiny sensor revenge gallery thread! March 4, 2021
    Wow.Statistics: Posted by sury — Thu Mar 04, 2021 2:15 am
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: A300 - very good camera. March 3, 2021
    As I wroth:This weekend we went to the resort and again some luck, a young moose visited usand the other guest is also a skunk, but the skunk left slowly with dignity, no problem for us ... A300 + Tamron 70-300 USD. Statistics: Posted by ValeryD — Wed Mar 03, 2021 7:28 pm
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Minolta (Sony) 500F8 Reflex March 3, 2021
    Love the 3rd one in the first set best. Perhaps it was curious about your camera in the last one Valery? I agree. Not a good idea to have a moose chose you as a play toy. SuryThank you Sury! But believe me I'm smiling today, but at that time - nooo . 1/2 ton […]
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Tiny sensor revenge gallery thread! March 3, 2021
    Valery,I like them all. Is that sensor dust or something on the sky portion of the photos?Image#1: Left of tall buildingImage#2: Above the building right of brick buildingimage#3: Right of grey building.SuryThank you !The phone sensor cannot be with dust by design. These are huge flakes of snow. There was a very nice snowfall.Statistics: Posted […]
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Minolta (Sony) 500F8 Reflex March 3, 2021
    Love the 3rd one in the first set best. Perhaps it was curious about your camera in the last one Valery? I agree. Not a good idea to have a moose chose you as a play toy. SuryStatistics: Posted by sury — Wed Mar 03, 2021 5:39 pm
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New Photoworld edition available

The latest Photoworld edition, No 1 2011, is now available to electronic edition subscribers (Normal or Premium) and is being printed to mail out before the end of January to all print edition subscribers.

The cover shot is by Shirley Kilpatrick, and is an uncropped capture very rapidly taken using the Alpha 550 with . . . → Read More: New Photoworld edition available

ACR 6.2 2010 Process – huge improvement

Before the launch of the NEX models, the last camera we reviewed here was the Alpha 550. The final review pages dealt with the high ISO performance.

Following the release of Adobe Camera Raw 6.1 and 6.2, the new ’2010 Process’ has replaced the ’2003 Process’ in conversions (you can select either option). The 2010 . . . → Read More: ACR 6.2 2010 Process – huge improvement

Alpha 550: sky noise, exposure and Auto ISO

My review of the Alpha 550 has caused controversy because of the blue sky noise. I might as well say that over the last week, I’ve used the 550 in a wide range of conditions – some very bad conditions included – and its failure to match ISO 100 finesse would not worry me at . . . → Read More: Alpha 550: sky noise, exposure and Auto ISO

Sony Alpha 550 Review: highs and lows

My review of the Sony Alpha 550 was supposed to appear at the end of November, allowing one week abroad in good weather with plenty of subject-matter, in Tenerife. Sadly that trip had to be cancelled, and the Nikon D3S arrived for review on the day we were meant to have travelled. So, with far . . . → Read More: Sony Alpha 550 Review: highs and lows