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tdpriest

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In Topic: Raja Ampat 2014

Today, 01:34 AM

But if you want something truly amazing, look at this. One of the best short videos that I've ever seen...


In Topic: Raja Ampat 2014

20 May 2015 - 05:34 AM

Hey Tim!! 

 

Hey!! Yourself...

 

... it was good, but its over. My former D800 system is flying to New Zealand for Crayfish to enjoy, after a brief hiccup with the customs declaration.

 

I spent so much with you that I can only expect he won't need to be a good customer himself!


In Topic: HOW TO FLOOD YOUR NEW D750

20 May 2015 - 05:29 AM

Don't listen to 'em, Ken! After my experiences in Truk (and the Sudan, and a swimming pool at a dive centre in England) I have only the deepest sympathy.

 

I could have sold you a complete D800 system, but its proud new owner is waiting in New Zealand for a large yellow Pelican case of goodies...

 

... complete with vacuum leak detector, of course (although it didn't prevent the Tragedy of Truk).


In Topic: Raja Ampat 2014

17 May 2015 - 06:33 AM

There's now a slideshow, at last.


In Topic: Why U/W Photo Always with Black Background?

21 March 2015 - 06:54 PM

Blue can be clean, too...

 

 

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The exposure is a bit harder as you need a longer shutter speed and a wider aperture, but it makes a change from black.

 

Alternatively, you can use a wider aperture to throw the background out of focus:

 

 

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