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Ian ­ Mackie
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Aug 13, 2017 06:36 as a reply to post 18426390 |  #14956

I've had my 5d3 for 3.5 years (only camera) and have less than 6,000 clicks ...... not doing enough shooting it seems.


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Aug 13, 2017 08:36 |  #14957

Ian Mackie wrote in post #18426422 (external link)
I've had my 5d3 for 3.5 years (only camera) and have less than 6,000 clicks ...... not doing enough shooting it seems.

Send it to me. I'll get the click count up for you.



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Aug 13, 2017 08:47 |  #14958

hqqns wrote in post #18426390 (external link)
Wow.

If you looked at each photo for 2 seconds then it would take a good half an hour to see them all. Impressive quantity but how's the quality in your opinion?

I don't know how to calculate how many individual images there are as many are just still raw format but many are fully processed so they have a raw image, sidecar file, large jpeg, small jpeg. Some are macro stacks of 5 ~15 images for each jpeg image. There are 6 weddings in there and I tend to take more images at a wedding than at other times. If I were to try and estimate how many true unique images there were it's probably 1/2 of that or less.

As to quality, after all the culling it's maybe 20% of those get processed and popped up on Flickr and of all those, there are maybe a few dozen I am really happy with.

The scanned ones are different. I have been restoring old family photos many inherited from deceased family members. I have been digitizing them for some time now and cleaning up some of the better or more meaningful ones. The example below is of a relatively clean negative and the final image.

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Aug 13, 2017 09:21 as a reply to gjl711's post |  #14959

Nice job! Quite the difference. What scanner do you use?



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Aug 13, 2017 09:33 |  #14960

jay125 wrote in post #18426459 (external link)
Send it to me. I'll get the click count up for you.

Ok, address?

Mr. Moist,
69 Damp Street,
Wetsville, 76843


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Aug 13, 2017 09:33 |  #14961

jay125 wrote in post #18426492 (external link)
Nice job! Quite the difference. What scanner do you use?

That was an Epson V500 but since that time I have switched over to using a 5DII and a home brew negative holder. Just load up a slide or negative, point it at the sun and click away.

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Ian ­ Mackie
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Aug 13, 2017 09:34 as a reply to gjl711's post |  #14962

Good work JJ


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Aug 13, 2017 09:51 |  #14963

Ian Mackie wrote in post #18426502 (external link)
Ok, address?

Mr. Moist,
69 Damp Street,
Wetsville, 76800

Fixed it for you :-)



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Aug 13, 2017 09:53 |  #14964

jay125 wrote in post #18426522 (external link)
Fixed it for you :-)

Ok, I'll DHL it is in the morning.


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Aug 13, 2017 18:32 |  #14965

Ian Mackie wrote in post #18426523 (external link)
Ok, I'll DHL it is in the morning.

Yay!

Excitement in a non-schoolgirl sort of Yay...just so that's clear.



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Aug 13, 2017 21:42 |  #14966

jay125 wrote in post #18426849 (external link)
Excitement in a non-schoolgirl sort of Yay...just so that's clear.

You really need to get some new ink.


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Aug 14, 2017 08:16 as a reply to hqqns's post |  #14967

Yeah. Apparently it's out of stock.



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Aug 14, 2017 08:25 |  #14968

jay125 wrote in post #18427227 (external link)
Yeah. Apparently it's out of stock.

Jay,

Do you have a Staples or Office Depot store near you? Perhaps they would have the screen ink you need, depending on what manufacturer and model monitor you have. Have you tried Amazon or the last resort tried Googling screen ink for your monitor?


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Aug 14, 2017 09:28 |  #14969

I saw a Youtube video where you can make your own monitor/phone ink. Piece o' cake. The big ink companies have tried to keep this off the internet! They've been successful until now!

"Five parts water.

One part each of red, blue, and green food coloring.

One part distilled white vinegar.

Mix.

Add one teasoon salt per 1/2 cup of the above. Mix until disolved.

For PC/Mac monitors, pour 1/2 - 1 cup into the top air vents (aka ink recepticals).

For phones and tablets, soak the device in enough ink mixture to cover it completely.

The electronics in your device will automatically separate the colors.

This works!"

(Moose is not responsible for the above information, he is merely passing it along as a possible solution and as a public service, because Moose cares)


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Aug 14, 2017 10:31 as a reply to LV Moose's post |  #14970

Helpful info Moose, worked for me.

Am using my wife's iPad for now as the screen ink on mine is like a watercolour and all the words are smudged and running into each other. Any idea when this will get better?


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