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GKPE 8, Yet more NZ ramblings from some flightless Kiwis.

 
RobDickinson
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Aug 16, 2016 16:27 |  #7801

Mark Vuleta wrote in post #18096755 (external link)
Mine were HiTech, I still have the holder and various adapters for differing lens sizes as they weren't in the pouch.

not sure who is selling hitech i NZ, other than trademe? 2filter.com worth a look


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Aug 23, 2016 02:21 |  #7802

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kiwichris
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Aug 23, 2016 03:47 |  #7803

Lovely ant :) nice shot. I was out today but didn't take anything much, seem to have gone terribly stale :(


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Aug 23, 2016 04:13 |  #7804

thanks, I thought the ant made a nice addition.

I wouldn't worry to much. I hadn't taken much.

I only had to walk about 5mins and I was at a local dog park where the council had planted rows of daffodils.


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Aug 23, 2016 22:58 |  #7805

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[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/LqHs​Gq] (external link)craneology (external link) by Chris Way (external link), on Flickr

It's not what you call your own that's important, who calls you their own is. 6D and glass
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kiwichris
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Aug 23, 2016 23:56 |  #7806

From Yesterday

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[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/L3ku​7E] (external link)TheWaitangi (external link) by Chris Way (external link), on Flickr

Georgeous boat, The Waitangi.

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Mark0159
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Aug 25, 2016 00:23 |  #7807

Anyone upgrading to the 5d mk 4


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joeseph
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Aug 25, 2016 01:05 |  #7808

not this week, haven't hit the limit of my current camera.


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Aug 25, 2016 01:05 |  #7809

kiwichris wrote in post #18104366 (external link)
Georgeous boat, The Waitangi.

looks like a lovely piece of work!


some fairly old canon camera stuff, canon lenses, Manfrotto "thingy", 1D MK II converted for IR, and now an M5
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Aug 25, 2016 01:59 |  #7810

joeseph wrote in post #18105398 (external link)
not this week, haven't hit the limit of my current camera.

Yea I would still be happy with a Mk3. the 6D AF points just don't cut it.


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RobDickinson
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Aug 25, 2016 16:53 as a reply to Mark0159's post |  #7811

$5999 rrp vs $3499 USD is a joke tbh.

I'll keep an eye on how the sensor performs and hope the 6dmk2 is a nice step up next year

More interested in the 16-35/2.8 mk3


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Aug 25, 2016 18:50 |  #7812

RobDickinson wrote in post #18106218 (external link)
$5999 rrp vs $3499 USD is a joke tbh.

I'll keep an eye on how the sensor performs and hope the 6dmk2 is a nice step up next year

More interested in the 16-35/2.8 mk3

Ok that made me spit out my lunch.

I think I would rather upgrade to the mk3


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Aug 25, 2016 23:32 |  #7813

There is just way to much focus on gear :)




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Mark0159
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Aug 26, 2016 00:03 |  #7814

Yep, esp when it seems that I want to replace all my gear.

the 17-40 while it's a nice lens and have got some good photos with it I would like to have IS and it's the same with the Canon 100 Macro (this lens is more important to have IS than the 17-40)
the 24-105 is soft and I don't like what I am getting from it.
the tamron 35 I love and is happy with that.
the 6D doesn't have enough focus points and when doing macro I would like some more.

I am going to UK next year and would like a small camera to take. Fuji at this stage.
I am going to be getting a EOS film camera, more than likely EOS 3.

My 550ex flash is old and while it does work it doesn't have the features of modern cameras.

I don't have gas, I haven't spent any decent on cameras since getting the 6D (apart from the tamron) But I do believe that I am understanding how I see things and how to relate that to the photos I take. Hence why I got the Tamron 35 1.4


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kiwichris
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Aug 26, 2016 03:47 |  #7815

Mark0159 wrote in post #18106673 (external link)
Yep, esp when it seems that I want to replace all my gear.


the 24-105 is soft and I don't like what I am getting from it.
the tamron 35 I love and is happy with that.
the 6D doesn't have enough focus points and when doing macro I would like some more.

Recently I got Canon to tune the 6d and 24-105L together. While I have not used it lots, the focus now seems quicker and better. I removed the uv filter remember, to improve the softness. Even after that I still thought the LHS of my pics was softer than the RHS. A bit weird but it seems to have gone now.


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