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    Update Was able to straighten the pin with a...

    Update

    Was able to straighten the pin with a good tool, an LED light, a steady hand, and a magnifier.
    All in working order.
    Suspect the pin is weakened and will still send back to Canon for...
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    5DIII Compact Flash Card Pins

    I have never had any trouble with any of my Canon cameras in the last 15+ years with the contact pins, or any other malfunction.
    They have never given me any trouble, and I only transition for...
  3. Thread: Off to Italy soon!

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    check out Rick Steves on the Amalfi Coast. Been...

    check out Rick Steves on the Amalfi Coast.
    Been to Rome, Florence, Venice, and Milan
    Never had a bad day in Italy

    iND
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    From what I understand on the 5D3 single point...

    From what I understand on the 5D3 single point metering only follows the central focus point.
    I believe some of the 1Dx models allow the metering to follow other focus points.

    Thank you
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    That is very logical. Thank you. I would like...

    That is very logical.
    Thank you.
    I would like to investigate this whole topic in more detail.
    Do you have any references or real life studies?

    Thank you
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    TTL Distance measurement

    When using a Canon 5d3 and an 680EXRT in a TTL mode and a lens that is capable of evaluating subject distance (which results in a flash compensation for subject distance)

    Is the focus point the...
  7. Thread: Step up rings

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    I have the Lee Holder System for the Big Stopper...

    I have the Lee Holder System for the Big Stopper (10 stops)
    But I still need step up rings for smaller lenses to adapt it.
    Is there some other system that I have not investigated?
  8. Thread: Step up rings

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    Step up rings

    I am looking for a set of brass step up rings.
    I would like to make use of a larger variable ND filter on more lenses and need to do quick changes and cant risk getting things stuck with the...
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    Breaththrough Filters

    I am looking at a newer source of filters

    BREAKTHROUGH TECHNOLOGY

    especially the the UV for lens protection.
    I am not usually a UV filter uses but I just purchased 4 new lenses and am looking...
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    Zhongyi Mitakon Speedmaster

    Does anyone have experience with this lens maker?

    They have some pretty fast primes lenses.
    I would expect them to be somewhat soft, and with that thin of a DOF, the manual focus may need a...
  11. Thread: 42nd street photo

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    42nd street photo

    i have used B&H and Adorama for years but I have an item listed as new at 42nd street photo that is listed too good to be true.

    Has anyone had good or bad experience with them?

    I was in times...
  12. You are allowed to transfer an Adobe License just...

    You are allowed to transfer an Adobe License just follow the instructions.


    https://helpx.adobe.com/x-productkb/policy-pricing/transfer-product-license.html
  13. Thread: Macro

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    Sorry about the confusing butI think the question...

    Sorry about the confusing butI think the question has evolved.
    So to restate the question.

    Do you use IS much on a macro.

    What I have taken away is:
    Movement like panning may have an affect....
  14. Thread: Macro

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    To further clarify the question. Early IS...

    To further clarify the question.

    Early IS lenses did not perform well on tripods.
    This included:



    EF28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM
    EF75-300mm f/4-5.6 IS USM
    EF100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM
  15. Thread: Macro

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    Macro

    Since I turn off my IS when using a tripod.

    And if I will be using a tripod for most of my macro work.

    Does it make sense to buy a macro lens with IS, except for handheld work?

    thank you
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    Found this from Bob Adkins The Canon EOS E-TTL...

    Found this from Bob Adkins

    The Canon EOS E-TTL II Flash System

    With the announcement of "E-TTL II".

    There is a new flash algorithm, similar to the existing E-TTL, but designed to give...
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    TTL and subject distance

    Since I have always used Manual settings for my flashes I have never thought much about TTL.

    My thought process is if I use a single focus point on my subject and the meter uses the entire scene...
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    Question for Sean on coffee bean photo

    I read your post on the coffee bean photo.

    I noticed you used a 24mm 1.4.
    I often use the canon version especially in low light churches for weddings.
    I also like the increased depth of focus...
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    Travel Camera ? Light Inconspicuous Great...

    Travel Camera ?
    Light
    Inconspicuous
    Great image quality
    Shoots Raw
    Fast f 2.0
    Fun
    Great manual features
    Fast autofocus
    Retro
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    If I understand your question you are asking how...

    If I understand your question you are asking how light up the background?

    I use a flash on the floor, a small stand, or a short light stand, directly behind the subject probably at or below the...
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    Thank you for keeping this discussion alive. I...

    Thank you for keeping this discussion alive.

    I contacted Sekonic and was informed the C-700R will only radio trigger with Pocket Wizzards.

    In regards to auto white balance, if we choose auto...
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    Rosco makes a range of gels ...

    Rosco makes a range of gels

    http://www.rosco.com/filters/cinegel.cfm?menuReturn=quickFilmTV&CategoryID=2


    I would need to expand my range of existing gels, I just converted to the MagMod...
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    Thank Sean So lets say we measure the light...

    Thank Sean

    So lets say we measure the light temp, and set our white balance appropriately.

    How would you modify your flash to keep a balance,

    If you are going to use gels, then can we...
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    Measuring Color Temp

    I have been interested in finding technology that is able to read color temp much like a light meter.

    With the recent release of the Sekonic C-700 SpectroMeter my curiosity has been peaked.
    ...
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    Mounting Speedlights

    Looking for some creative universal mounting ideas for speed lights.

    Have used Joby but they seem more into GoPro any more.
    LumoPro studio clamp is nice but not very universal.
    I also have some...
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