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Aug 18, 2014 09:48 |  #7021

Super bummed I didn't have a better place to shoot from lastnight!

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Aug 18, 2014 10:03 |  #7022

rebelsimon wrote in post #17102632 (external link)
To be honest I've only had the camera a few weeks and I haven't played with the custom functions for auto-focus yet. I was using zone focus for the first time (usually single point) and it did great for tracking. I did find that the lens had a tough time keeping up when the birds were flying right towards me, so may play around and see if it helps. It's not the quickest focusing lens in the world, but I've found it to be very accurate.

Glad to hear that the zone focus tracks well. I have not had the opportunity to try it, but will be going back to coast in a few weeks and intend to try it while there. None of my other cameras have it, so I am anxious to give it a try.


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Aug 18, 2014 10:06 |  #7023

This little ant was on an apple and found an interesting place to stick its head - into what to them might appear as big as Gaping Ghyll...

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Aug 18, 2014 12:43 |  #7024

Here's a personal example of 'abstract' macro. This one's subject is more obvious than Gus' though.

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Aug 18, 2014 13:12 |  #7025

ISO 4000. Looks ok?

Noise reducation in LR set to 13.

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Aug 18, 2014 13:37 as a reply to  @ Hermelin's post |  #7026

another try on the flora

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Aug 18, 2014 15:33 |  #7027

Jurie Venter wrote in post #17102882 (external link)
Hi.Have anybody experience any autofocus failures on the D70?

Welcome to the 70D thread,

I think it has happened on various cameras of mine - but sometimes a weakness of a lens like the 50 f/1.8, but regardless - focus hunting or failure usually occurs in Low Light or Low Contrast subjects

For the 70D, go into the C.fn II: Autofocus (6) Lens drive when AF impossible

choose if you prefer either 0 : Continue focus search, or 1 : Stop focus search


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Aug 18, 2014 15:45 as a reply to  @ Immaculens's post |  #7028

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Pond Hibiscus with my old 55-250mm.

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Aug 18, 2014 15:47 |  #7029

catching up - great macro's Paul & everyone! Saw a nice hawk and a good looking duck ~

Keyan wrote in post #17102963 (external link)
Some from the weekend. I get cool angles, but shooting through the windows at this highrise makes for some funky color cast and sharpness loss...

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Looking really cool buddy.... :cool:

madasax wrote in post #17103202 (external link)
Super bummed I didn't have a better place to shoot from lastnight!

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I'd suggest cropping much of the top and some of the bottom for a pano effect look? I like the shot, but you could always darken the lower closer detail so attention is not drawn to it

hokiealumnus wrote in post #17103572 (external link)
Here's a personal example of 'abstract' macro. This one's subject is more obvious than Gus' though.

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Yup, I like it !

Hermelin wrote in post #17103624 (external link)
ISO 4000. Looks ok?

Noise reducation in LR set to 13.

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I think they look good but since you have Lightroom you can do a few things. The noise slider could be pushed to 25 or 30 easily, with Detail slider just surpassing it a touch (season to taste) - or - set slider to 18 and then use the brush in behind on the first shot and paint in some noise reduction and leave everything else. For the B&W - well B&W is an excellent option for high noise shots (but B&W does not always suit)

evelakes wrote in post #17103679 (external link)
another try on the flora

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Aug 18, 2014 17:51 |  #7030

Immaculens wrote in post #17103904 (external link)
I'd suggest cropping much of the top and some of the bottom for a pano effect look? I like the shot, but you could always darken the lower closer detail so attention is not drawn to it

Took what you said in and tried my best - also tried to remove the umbrella using only LR4 with the clone/heal

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Aug 18, 2014 18:05 |  #7031

Paul Iddon wrote in post #17103134 (external link)
Liking the focus on #1 Gus - very well taken that one.

And thanks for the comp. :)

Paul.

Thanks Paul, it took several shots to get the angle and the focus just right, glad you like it.

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Aug 18, 2014 18:12 |  #7032

hokiealumnus wrote in post #17103148 (external link)
I actually really like #2. "Abstract" macro like that really appeals to me.

Thanks Jeremy, I was actually shooting a small flower to the right a little, but afterwards, noticed something was poking in to the frame and catching the light and was drawing my eye more than the main subject .. So, cropped and made it the main subject instead, I like it too, so a happy little accident that opens the mind to new things :D

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Aug 18, 2014 18:14 |  #7033

Guys, how do you check the EXIF data on an iPad?


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Aug 18, 2014 18:41 |  #7034

madasax wrote in post #17104076 (external link)
Took what you said in and tried my best - also tried to remove the umbrella using only LR4 with the clone/heal

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Aug 18, 2014 21:20 |  #7035

Lbsimon wrote in post #17104123 (external link)
Guys, how do you check the EXIF data on an iPad?

I can see my EXIF using Photogene on my iPad but anything else I am unable to see it.


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