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Aug 15, 2017 22:33 |  #3436

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Having had dogs for 40 years, the answer is easy. The dogs have us right where they want us. ;-)a


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Aug 16, 2017 05:59 |  #3437

Nice photos :)

I know nothing about bike photography, one thing that struck me was, and this just my opinion... I think The product shots would look better without the bike lift holding it up. I have no idea how you would not use one, but it just struck me that they would look better for some reason.

Hope you don't mind me saying that.




  
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Aug 16, 2017 09:25 |  #3438

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Aug 16, 2017 10:29 as a reply to  @ George Zip's post |  #3439

Not offended at all! Wish I knew how I could pull that off. Bikes are pretty heavy, and the smallest thing that I could have used to have it stand like it's on it's own would be a triangle stand that I could have photoshopped out, but even then then bike would be leaning at an angle. I was in a big rush because this was the first project I worked on solely by myself so I showed up early, which was apparently late at the same time to the rest of the media that was there. The rider that I was working with is a multi time champion (Tyler Bowers) and I'm just a hobbyist helping out an industry buddy. I didn't want to hold the rider up so I worked as fast as I could to get some static shots of the bike so he could get out and ride it. Thanks for the constructive criticism!




  
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Aug 16, 2017 11:18 |  #3440

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Not offended at all! Wish I knew how I could pull that off. Bikes are pretty heavy, and the smallest thing that I could have used to have it stand like it's on it's own would be a triangle stand that I could have photoshopped out, but even then then bike would be leaning at an angle. I was in a big rush because this was the first project I worked on solely by myself so I showed up early, which was apparently late at the same time to the rest of the media that was there. The rider that I was working with is a multi time champion (Tyler Bowers) and I'm just a hobbyist helping out an industry buddy. I didn't want to hold the rider up so I worked as fast as I could to get some static shots of the bike so he could get out and ride it. Thanks for the constructive criticism!

Here's one possible suggestion, though it would look kind of weird with the resulting image showing a floating bike. But nonetheless, it'll be stand-less.

Setup the bike on the stand, and take the photo with the camera on a tripod (that way the position/angle/distanc​e doesn't change). Then remove the bike and stand and take a second image with the same exposure settings and you'll just have to composite them later in post. The stand looks like it would be relatively easy to paste out with minimal editing time in post.

I suppose if there was a slightly lower stand that at least allow the wheels to touch the ground slightly while still fully supporting the bike would be better. But elevating bikes aren't bad either. :)


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Aug 16, 2017 11:55 |  #3441

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Aug 16, 2017 12:15 |  #3442

The dynamic range on this camera is quite impressive and very useful ! Love this camera !

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Aug 16, 2017 13:13 |  #3443

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Thanks, glad you like the feed! I've been trying to add to it more.


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Aug 16, 2017 14:18 |  #3444

I really have been enjoying this camera for the last several months. It is a good upgrade from the 5D3. Here are a few lighthouses from my trip to Maine.

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Aug 16, 2017 15:32 |  #3445

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Aug 16, 2017 23:54 |  #3446

A quick shot of the kid as she demanded a photo from the dad who was playing with gear :) Love this kid.


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Aug 17, 2017 06:26 |  #3447

PJJ205 wrote in post #18429204 (external link)
Not offended at all! Wish I knew how I could pull that off. Bikes are pretty heavy, and the smallest thing that I could have used to have it stand like it's on it's own would be a triangle stand that I could have photoshopped out, but even then then bike would be leaning at an angle. I was in a big rush because this was the first project I worked on solely by myself so I showed up early, which was apparently late at the same time to the rest of the media that was there. The rider that I was working with is a multi time champion (Tyler Bowers) and I'm just a hobbyist helping out an industry buddy. I didn't want to hold the rider up so I worked as fast as I could to get some static shots of the bike so he could get out and ride it. Thanks for the constructive criticism!

I wonder if you could use those bike tiedowns for trailers... the ones that go trough the handlebars.... into some stakes on the ground or something, and photoshop out the straps??

I dunno how that would even be done. I don't even have photoshop installed. I only use Lightroom.

Or borrow Harry Potters invisibility Cloak and have a mate hold it.




  
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Aug 17, 2017 06:36 |  #3448

From a bike fan, though not a dirt bike rider, there's is absolutely nothing wrong with using the stand under the bike. The only thing better to use would be a current AMA/GP MX or SX star (factory rider for the brand being photographed) standing behind it off the stand. The shots you've posted are great;


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Aug 17, 2017 11:59 |  #3449

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Just FYI, hyperfocal distance of 24mm f4 is 15.8ft. it gives everything from 8ft to infinity in focus.




  
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Aug 17, 2017 12:15 |  #3450

digital paradise wrote in post #18416402 (external link)
What you say does make sense. I have always described it that way but I was never really sure it was correct and no one ever mentioned it. Maybe the forum experts can chime in.



digital paradise wrote in post #18416412 (external link)
I read your post again and based on that link I posted.

In the printing, graphic design and photography industries, cropping[1] is the removal of unwanted areas from a photographic or illustrated image.


So it appears if you crop 100% then there will be nothing left. If you crop 90% then only 10% is left to view.


In my opinion, Best Practice to describe a crop, is to do what our friend Romy does. Romy always indicates the remaining dimensions after a crop and then indicates any further resolution resizing.

In my opinion, with the exception of using a 100%crop description indicating these are the only remaining pixels, I believe most people using the xx% incorrectly describing how much they kept instead of discarded.




  
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