a portrait - Ellen DeGeneres (link fix)
On Sun, 04 Apr 2010 22:02:19 +0100, Bruce wrote: I agree. It is an extremely unflattering portrait of an interesting woman who deserves much better. Very much better. She/he can always try changing the contact lens. ... 27 May 2010 22:35
a portrait - Ellen DeGeneres
On 2010-04-04 15:32:51 -0700, "Chuck" <sprite(a)laddy.com> said: Alan - Everyone has jumped on tour photo, so let me tell you I like it. Oh well! There is no accounting for taste. The eyes make the whole picture. Yes, they make the whole picture awful scary. -- Regards, Savageduck ... 26 Apr 2010 22:55
The Rokton Circular Sensor
DPReview says that Rokton has developed a round sensor that is 43 mm in diameter -- the same as the diagonal on 35 mm frame. They plan on putting it in their new mirrorless DSLR that will have interchangeable lens mounts -- you will be able to use nearly every lens for 35 mm cameras ever made. Yes, I know. ... 2 Apr 2010 11:33
Ultra high end rangefinder coming?
http://43rumors.com/jeff-ascough-is-testing-a-new-rangefinder-microfourthirds-or-not/ This is interesting. The Canon wedding shooter Jeff Ascough just revealed that he is testing a brand new rangefinder. I highly doubt that he is talking about a Canon camera. Not one of our sources ever heard something about it.... 9 Apr 2010 03:29
Nikon workers stage wildcat strike
They apparently earn about $2 a shift. I wonder if shifts are 8 hours long? http://www.amateurphotographer.co.uk/news/Nikon_workers_walk_out_amid_pay_row_news_296373.html ... 28 Mar 2010 20:08
Samsung GX20 / Pentax K20 - Ir blocking ?
Hi. Maybe someone know, is Samsung GX20 or Pentax K20 have Ir blocking filter ? I heard somewhere that GX20 is good to take a infrared shoots, becouse it have (or not) a weak ir blocking. Adam ... 27 Mar 2010 20:01
Finally, an AF test that only a fool would contest
We've all been waiting for an AF torture test in order to sort out the men from the boys, and I think this may be it. http://forums.dpreview.com/forums/read.asp?forum=1032&message=34857419 Like I said, only a food would contest this shooter's results. ... 24 Mar 2010 20:36
Spike Blows Into Town And Poses For The 200/2!!!
On Sun, 21 Mar 2010 17:31:30 -0400, "Larry Thong" <larry_thong(a)shitstring.com> wrote: : Amazingly enough spike is back in town after a long absense! I had all but : given up hope on ever seeing him again. He's still standing tall and erect. : And, of course, he's not camera shy in the slightest when the 200/2 i... 23 Mar 2010 21:50
Best 5Dii frame rate - Now I have a choice?
I live in UK, the heart of PAL land, yet I can't see much reason to set my 5Dii to anything but 29.97 fps. Am I missing something? I'll be mainly doing vids for family, exported from Final Cut to DVD or Blu-ray snippets on DVD, maybe a little Vimeo and YouTube if I ever get good enough 1. I never want to output to... 20 Mar 2010 17:48
What about a new version of Tamron 70-200?
I have try this lens in my Nikon D700 and I am very pleased by his sharpness. I can not spend 1.700-1.800 euros that the new Nikon 70-200 costs in Greece, so I wait for a new version of the Tamron with a fast internal AF motor and a stabilizer (VC). Is there any info (or rumor) when Tamron will release this imp... 21 Mar 2010 12:46