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

 
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Dec 23, 2016 23:16 |  #7906

to IS or not to IS depends on whether you need to be shooting at a slower shutterspeed for a particular reason (nice slow speed to blur props on a warbird, or getting other motion into a shot, for example)
If you can get away with higher speeds, then IS isn't such a need or as helpful.

If it were me, I'd buy an IS lens every time...


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Dec 23, 2016 23:21 |  #7907

Note to self - when faced with either running over a lump of concrete on the motorway, or swing wide & hit another car, it is not always the best choice to hit the concrete...


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concrete lump one, transmission casing nil...

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Dec 23, 2016 23:29 |  #7908

Hey Kiwi's, I have some sad news,

I don't know if forum member CliveBoy ever dropped into this thread, but he was one of you and apparently passed very recently;
https://photography-on-the.net …showthread.php?​p=18221515

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Dec 23, 2016 23:34 |  #7909

That's very sad news Jake,
I met Clive a couple of times - he was always happy to chat & pass on knowledge to anyone that would listen. Thanks for letting us know.
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Dec 23, 2016 23:47 |  #7910

CyberDyneSystems wrote in post #18222236 (external link)
Hey Kiwi's, I have some sad news,

I don't know if forum member CliveBoy ever dropped into this thread, but he was one of you and apparently passed very recently;
https://photography-on-the.net …showthread.php?​p=18221515

:(

:( well that's sad to hear.

I had met him a few times in many of the GKPE outings and he was always very knowledgeable on all things photography. I remember on outing he pointed out in a EOS magazine the benefits of using mirror lock-up. I still remember that every time I think about long exposures.


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Dec 24, 2016 00:55 as a reply to  @ post 18221799 |  #7911

Great comment, the sort of thing I was looking for.


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Dec 24, 2016 00:59 as a reply to  @ post 18222043 |  #7912

Mark, since getting my 24-105 'married' to the camera by Canon I have found shooting at wide open is very possible. I have another question is really to myself, how much shooting am I really going to do? :rolleyes: I am not getting any fitter -?


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Dec 28, 2016 21:47 as a reply to  @ joeseph's post |  #7913

Thanks Joeseph another very valid point to consider.


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Dec 29, 2016 15:53 |  #7914

a couple taken with the EOS 3 a got a couple of months ago

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Dec 31, 2016 15:49 |  #7915

Happy 2017 folks ........ wonder where everyone ended up from the golden days of this thread .....


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Jan 17, 2017 13:08 |  #7916

It does seem a bit quiet...


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Jan 17, 2017 13:26 |  #7917

Busy doing actual work Ha...


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Jan 17, 2017 20:12 |  #7918

a bit ...... a LOT :)


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Jan 18, 2017 00:21 |  #7919

weka2000 wrote in post #18229101 (external link)
Happy 2017 folks ........ wonder where everyone ended up from the golden days of this thread .....

joeseph wrote in post #18247346 (external link)
It does seem a bit quiet...

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tag141 wrote in post #18247977 (external link)
Evening all. How's the old firm? And I still dabble ... https://www.instagram.​com/16sth/] (external link)

Me too but lately it seems my oomph is more like unoomph :(


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