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In Topic: Images from Red Sea Alex Mustard Workshop 2019

08 July 2019 - 10:25 AM

Nice set of pics!

In Topic: Is photoshopping trash ethical?

28 March 2019 - 01:37 AM

Had to check this thread to see whether the question was photoshopping it into or out of images! Photographers are well aware that images with trash in can be good sellers and we now show off about taking worthy ‘environmental’ images in the same way we used to humbrag about competition wins. I even hear stories (dunno if they are true) of photographers staging photos of marine life interacting with plastic etc. 


To get back on point - I think the most important thing to consider with manipulation - is if you do it - be open and honest about it (including a note about it in the image caption). I don’t think most people have an issue with photoshopping - as long as they are not misled. 



In Topic: Nauticam WACP - does it makes sense to change?

11 February 2019 - 02:47 AM

I think it depends on what subjects you are planning to shoot. For me, on some trips it is my most used lens, on others I don’t even travel with it. It is great for big animal destinations with unpredictable diving (e.g. Galapagos, Maldives). But I prefer the straight fisheye when shooting scenics. 


In Topic: Nikon Z series lens road map

07 February 2019 - 09:29 AM

Not interested in trying them. But if someone makes a housing that takes Nikonos V lenses - that could change. Alex

In Topic: Nikon Z series lens road map

05 February 2019 - 07:13 AM

Thanks Tom. Hopefully a housing manufacturer will look into making a port adaptor for it.