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Tony-S
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Jun 21, 2009 12:41 |  #2881

rsboag wrote in post #8148548external link
Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4.5 DC Macro
Tamron AF 17-50mm F/2.8 XR Di-II LD SP ZL Aspherical (IF)

Is 17mm on the Sig the same as 17mm on The Tam. I guess its the macro term that is messing with me.

Macro has nothing to do with field of view. 17mm is 17mm, regardless of lens.


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Jun 21, 2009 13:07 |  #2882

willy b wrote in post #8148741external link
Thought i recognised it Paul! Great shots

Cheers Willy.


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Jun 22, 2009 19:55 |  #2883

1st ever model shoot, last night in Causeway Bay:

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Jun 22, 2009 20:26 |  #2884

Nice work, Marco. It looks good to be in HK (or is it Singapore?).


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Jun 22, 2009 21:35 |  #2885

Thanks Tony, its Hong Kong


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Jun 23, 2009 01:21 |  #2886

why my sigma, sometimes good focus .. sometimes error (focus in the center)

and i trying in the 1 left down focus point, sometimes is ok, sometimes OOF also ...

ahhh...... i should shoot many more to test my copy of lens ...

hopes everything good......


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Jun 23, 2009 13:54 as a reply to kikihuang's post |  #2887

got up at 5am to get this (and a few others coming soon).

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Jun 23, 2009 22:27 as a reply to rohicks's post |  #2888

Also check this video out i made of a few exposures that shows the sunrise and the windmills turning.
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If you have never seen one of these in person they truly are a sight. They are so massive.

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Jun 24, 2009 00:20 as a reply to rohicks's post |  #2889

Prob. the last of the set i will upload.

More than corn in Indiana.

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Sunrise in full go! Pretty awesome seeing this shot through my lens.
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Just breaking the horizon.
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Jun 24, 2009 05:43 |  #2890

Nice shot's skill. If we go to Denmark this holiday, I will Def. get up early one day..


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Jun 27, 2009 06:54 as a reply to sollie's post |  #2891

Here are a couple from a child's birthday party I shot earlier in the year.

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Jun 27, 2009 21:23 |  #2892

Wow, nice skill, Skill :)


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Jul 04, 2009 18:15 |  #2893

willy b wrote in post #8186607 (external link)
Wow, nice skill, Skill :)

heh ;) Thannnnkkks.

Bought Joe McNally's new book the other day ... certainly a must get for anyone working with off camera flash photography. Excellent read and well worth the money.

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Jul 10, 2009 01:32 |  #2894

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"this is the seller of egg cracker in jakarta - Indonesia, its "betawi" traditional food"
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and now i'm thinking very hard to sell this lens.....
i love the color
i love the contrast
i HATE the FOCUS ACCURACY !!

thinking to upgrade or buy 1 new lens with different focal length ? which one is good ? :)

if focus correctly, then it comes like this .. :
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Jul 12, 2009 01:56 as a reply to kikihuang's post |  #2895

A few from yesterday:

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