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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Pompino Beach, California August 9, 2020
    aster wrote:ps2. Welcome back Henry. You were missed! Just because people are not responding is no good reason to stop posting. You are too good a photographer for that, in my humble opinion.For now you can enjoy my thousands of posts that I have already done. search.php?keywords=&terms=all&author=bakubo&sc=1&sf=all&sr=posts&sk=t&sd=d&st=0&ch=300&t=0&submit=SearchAnd here are the threads I started:search.php?keywords=&terms=all&author=bakubo&sc=1&sf=titleonly&sr=posts&sk=t&sd=d&st=0&ch=300&t=0&submit=SearchStatistics: Posted by […]
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Back in operation August 9, 2020
    ValeryD wrote:bakubo wrote:..... Why bother if most other people are too lazy and selfish to contribute? I would love it to become active again though.Henry! Don't be so lazy, just contribute something to the forum. For now you can enjoy my thousands of posts that I have already done. search.php?keywords=&terms=all&author=bakubo&sc=1&sf=all&sr=posts&sk=t&sd=d&st=0&ch=300&t=0&submit=SearchAnd here are the threads I […]
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Pompino Beach, California August 9, 2020
    Sury! I so your pictures on Flickr, some of than from this series. OK. What you use for this forum very strange. First problem vignette(light off on the corners). And more, more... Statistics: Posted by ValeryD — Sun Aug 09, 2020 10:22 pm
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Pompino Beach, California August 9, 2020
    Sury,My comment about shooting the shot just a little differently referred to the first shot in the thread. As for lighting, I usually eliminate highlights, and then lighten shadows and then bump exposure to get back any sky light. You use Lightroom correct?Statistics: Posted by jbtaylor — Sun Aug 09, 2020 5:21 pm
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Pompino Beach, California August 9, 2020
    Thank you JT. I am slow and a photographer and she is a fast walker. I was mentally replaying the location and could not see how I could get to what you are suggesting from where I was.Perhaps this would do the trick?Lonely fishermanStatistics: Posted by sury — Sun Aug 09, 2020 5:56 am
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Low-cost macro for the A7 series

It’s been a while since my last review of Sony products here, and not because I have been inactive. The truth is that I’ve spent so much on Sony kit 24/7 working has been necessary, including a good few reviews and tests of the A7RII and lenses appearing elsewhere. It’s a real issue, I now . . . → Read More: Low-cost macro for the A7 series

Using the 10-18mm OSS zoom on full frame

The Sony E-mount (not FE) 10-18mm f/5 OSS lens can be used effectively on full frame for creative work and within limits for technically more demanding shots. Below, an uncropped A7R shot of the concourse at Abu Dhabi Airport, taken at 13mm setting, f/6.3 with my lens profile as provided below. Check the straight lines . . . → Read More: Using the 10-18mm OSS zoom on full frame