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Nov 09, 2017 10:22 |  #7096

xpfloyd wrote in post #18492579 (external link)
Another photo recreation here from me (sorry there is likely going to be a few if these with my fav shots of callum)

Isla today

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Really cool. Congrats again Eddie!


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Nov 09, 2017 10:27 |  #7097

Thanks Carlo, hopefully I come up with some original stuff but in the mean time it’s repeats of previous ideas :-P


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Nov 09, 2017 10:34 |  #7098

xpfloyd wrote in post #18492623 (external link)
Thanks Carlo, hopefully I come up with some original stuff but in the mean time it’s repeats of previous ideas :-P

Nah I'm a huge fan of reboots of old photos :-)


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Nov 09, 2017 10:39 |  #7099

Three weeks away from the 24-105g, anybody besides me in ??


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Nov 09, 2017 11:04 |  #7100

6 shoots in 5 days. Wish me luck. I rented a Siggy 135 and will get a chance to put this thing to use!


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Nov 09, 2017 11:26 |  #7101

TRhoads wrote in post #18492531 (external link)
LOL...yeah, Looks like astro!

these are all you need.

brush

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then run the self cleaning mode on camera, when it stops, it will keep the IBIS sensor still. do not turn off and start cleaning.


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Nov 09, 2017 11:27 |  #7102

Went to the cemetery today. Both parents and 2 (of 3) brothers are there.
Took the a6500 and the SEL 10-18.

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Nov 09, 2017 12:01 |  #7103

mystik610 wrote in post #18492657 (external link)
6 shoots in 5 days. Wish me luck. I rented a Siggy 135 and will get a chance to put this thing to use!

Wow! You still have a full-time day job, right? How do you have time for all that work? :eek:

I was a very committed hard-worker until just two years ago and now I’m allergic to it. :p


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Nov 09, 2017 12:05 |  #7104

mystik610 wrote in post #18492657 (external link)
6 shoots in 5 days. Wish me luck. I rented a Siggy 135 and will get a chance to put this thing to use!

sounds suicidal  :p


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Nov 09, 2017 12:11 |  #7105

TRhoads wrote in post #18492517 (external link)
and this is why I need to have my sensor cleaned...it is almost unusable right now at anything greater than f5.6...more than that and I spend more time cloning spots than I do shooting, editing or posting...its ridiculous...
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I've always wondered why mirrorless camera sensors remain exposed even if you turn the power off. DSLRs (at least Canon) have that physical curtain that falls onto the sensor when you turn the camera off. Very effective in keeping the dust out, regardless of the circumstances you change your lenses in.

There must be a reason for why mirrorless cameras don't have it...


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Nov 09, 2017 12:18 |  #7106

OoDee wrote in post #18492700 (external link)
I've always wondered why mirrorless camera sensors remain exposed even if you turn the power off. DSLRs (at least Canon) have that physical curtain that falls onto the sensor when you turn the camera off. Very effective in keeping the dust out, regardless of the circumstances you change your lenses in.

There must be a reason for why mirrorless cameras don't have it...

well, that curtain is the mirror that projects the image into the viewfinder...to have a moving element like that requires depth to the camera body, depth that mirrorless wants to eliminate.

my guy cleaned the sensor, had it spotless...and in putting the lens back on, dust from the back of the lens got onto the newly cleaned sensor...and he had to clean it again...so...keep the rear element of your lenses cleaner too!


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Nov 09, 2017 12:21 |  #7107

OoDee wrote in post #18492700 (external link)
I've always wondered why mirrorless camera sensors remain exposed even if you turn the power off. DSLRs (at least Canon) have that physical curtain that falls onto the sensor when you turn the camera off. Very effective in keeping the dust out, regardless of the circumstances you change your lenses in.

There must be a reason for why mirrorless cameras don't have it...

risk damaging the shutter.

DSLR's have a mirror in front, while mirrorless have the shutter right at the mount. if you change your lens and accidentally tilt the lens wrong or get your finger inside a little, you'de damage the shutter.


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Nov 09, 2017 12:26 |  #7108

When I was shooting that aurora shot the other night I didn’t realise until I started driving home but I managed to get dog s#!t on both feet, my tripod leg and the front of my photo rucksack. I then got it on the back of my drivers seat when I placed the bag in the car. (Totally worth it though :-P). Managed to clean up everything but the bag still has a smell.

So - please shout out with your photo backpack/rucksack recommendations please. This is for my landscape kit and must be able to hold a tripod on the outside.

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Nov 09, 2017 12:29 |  #7109

TRhoads wrote in post #18492709 (external link)
well, that curtain is the mirror that projects the image into the viewfinder...to have a moving element like that requires depth to the camera body, depth that mirrorless wants to eliminate.

Nope. If you look behind the mirror, there's a plastic curtain in front of the sensor. I'm guessing it's the shutter curtain programmed to stretch over the sensor when you turn your camera off.


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Nov 09, 2017 12:31 |  #7110

Charlie wrote in post #18492712 (external link)
risk damaging the shutter.

DSLR's have a mirror in front, while mirrorless have the shutter right at the mount. if you change your lens and accidentally tilt the lens wrong or get your finger inside a little, you'de damage the shutter.

That could be one explanation. Though the same risks apply vis-a-vis to an exposed sensor, the only difference being the damaged item.


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