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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Minolta (Sony) 500F8 Reflex February 23, 2021
    Great capture.You are lucky to have gotten that shot. Bucks are super careful about showing themselves. What's up with the left ear?JBTaylor, the left ear is straightened up right behind left part of the antler. YildizStatistics: Posted by aster — Tue Feb 23, 2021 8:57 am
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: This Has Sury February 22, 2021
    I am very curious. I have been wanting a simple equatorial mount for a while but with the success I had with Milkyway so far,my interest waned a tad. I am having a bit of difficulty getting focus on my T2/MA mount. Need to experiment that once theweather warms up.SuryStatistics: Posted by sury — Mon […]
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • This Has Sury February 22, 2021
    written all over it.JT//www.youtube.com/watch?v=R0bw1aexAwQ&t=315sStatistics: Posted by jbtaylor — Mon Feb 22, 2021 8:34 pm
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Minolta (Sony) 500F8 Reflex February 22, 2021
    Great capture.You are lucky to have gotten that shot. Bucks are super careful about showing themselves. What's up with the left ear?Statistics: Posted by jbtaylor — Mon Feb 22, 2021 8:24 pm
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Minolta (Sony) 500F8 Reflex February 22, 2021
    .Hi, Sig; Lovely creature and you used the depth of field of the lens so nicely that the foreground and the background have this enigmatic bokeh while the creature is fully sharp and all its features and especially the beautiful eyes are nicely captured while gazing back at you. # 2 especially. And the 3rd […]
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Sony at Focus on Imaging (UK show)

Sony will have a stand which may well feature live, fast action photo subjects at Focus on Imaging 2011, NEC, Birmingham, UK – March 6th to 9th 2011.

They are offering free (contest/draw) and discounted tickets and have circulated an email to their UK list:

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Sony at Focus on Imaging (report)

SONY’s stand was a real brightener for Focus. Gone were the black and orange colours I criticised at photokina, which for two successive years created a black hole compared to Canon’s oasis of light. Instead, huge white silks extended to the roof with bright spots and floods creating an inviting zone of pure light. White . . . → Read More: Sony at Focus on Imaging (report)

Sony Alpha at Focus on Imaging 2009

SONY has a stand at Focus on Imaging in the UK after an absence of three years for the Alpha brand from this major annual photo fair, said to the be largest national show in Europe with the exception of photokina. On Stand L28 – right next to the Canon exhibit – the UK’s technical . . . → Read More: Sony Alpha at Focus on Imaging 2009

Photokina – a look back, and forward

At the end of September 2006, I set off for a quick visit to photokina in Cologne, having parted company with Icon’s am-pro magazine ƒ2 and not really needing to report on the whole show in detail. Here’s the report I wrote then, with photos, and some thoughts for the 2008 show.

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