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  1. Will Thompson

    Technical Question How was this done, before and after lens refurbished in same photograph?

    The same lens in a single photograph before and after refurbishing it! You tell me how?
  2. A

    600d upgrade for sports

    Hello, im looking for upgrade from my 600d for sports. Im on really tight budget so the only option is problably canon 7d mostly because of that fps. So is there some other option and if the 7d is still good.?
  3. Will Thompson

    The Evil Fairy Princess!

  4. Will Thompson

    Critique Requested Way Cute Model #2

    Yet another RingLight photo
  5. Will Thompson

    Critique Requested Way Cute Model #1

    Yet another RingLight photo
  6. Will Thompson

    Who wants a Ringlite head for the Godox AD200PRO?

    Who wants a Ringlite head for the Godox AD200PRO? I just made 3 of them, 2 for myself and one for Asher. Everything works as if made by Godox. It’s based on a Canon RingLight thus uses their macrolite adaptors that come in 52, 58, 67, & 72mm filter ring thread sizes. A list of Canon lenses...
  7. Will Thompson

    Flowers in my yard with the new RingLight

    For your enjoyment. All with EF 50mm f2.5 macro.
  8. Will Thompson

    Helpful Hints/D.I.Y.: Ringlite prototype location night fashion street photoshoot

    Here’s what you’ve all been waiting for my first actual photo shoot with my new godox AD200PRO ringlite!
  9. Julianne Thoms

    Who can explain me why this cam is so expensive?

    Hello, Asher and friends! While searching for a camera to buy and cheking the prices I found https://cameravs.com/Canon-EOS-R I can't quite understand why its price is above $1000?? What is so special in this model?
  10. J

    Hello community

    Hello guys, I'm Jeremy from London. I'm developer and enjoy photography and music. I currently have a Fujifilm Finepix SL300 and I'd like to upgrade to a DSLR. I've been looking at Nikon's and Canons and have decided that my budget is around £500 pounds for everything including the lenses. Can...
  11. L

    Canon 70-200mm trouble

    Hello. I purchased a used Canon 70-200mm L lens last year to photograph local sports. This lens is famously popular and there are numerous beautiful photos online showing off its abilities so I thought I was incredibly lucky to find this on Craigslist for $900. However, I'm unhappy with my...
  12. T

    In Perspective, Fun: Spamming ad deleted!

    Advertising. This has appeared in scores if not hundred of other websites simultaneously. Deleted!
  13. B

    Lens Micro-Adjustment - Review/ tutorial

    I just put together a short review of various methods of camera/lens micro-adjustment. All of these methods have been written about on the net. What I tried to do is put them all together in one blog post. http://www.bobkeenanphoto.com/blog/ This article is more for people who have never done...
  14. H

    Canon 1Ds

    For sale: Canon 1-Ds in excellent condition. Just sent to the factory for complete refurbish and clean-up. $1,500. Located in San Diego or Phoenix.
  15. A

    Need A.R.S. on this portrait

    Hello Friends, Can I have a couple of members chime in on this portrait. Like everyone here, I hope, I desire to improve my craft so please try to go beyond "Nice" or "Good. How is the lighting, posing, distance and height of subject? Clothing in relationship to background? Ratio of lighting...
  16. S

    Some new speedlite and PLM shots

    hi all, I have been putting together a rather complete speedlite kit (3 kits, 9-11 lights/battery packs, and TT5's with softboxes, grids, snoots, fresnels, grip gear, stands, and other accessories all in a small rolling case, each case one third the size and 1/4th the weight of my previous 2...
  17. S

    News: New CPN Issue

    A new Canon Professional Network (CPN) Newsletter was released. http://cpn.canon-europe.com/content/newsletter/newsletter_online.do
  18. S

    1Ds mkIII Odd behavior (to me that is)

    Hello everyone (as if you are all reading this - :-) Am I being dim or what. I have just taken delivery of the above camera having moved from 1Ds mkII.. Am I doing something wrong? Why does the thumb wheel keep not working on the menu and exposure compensation? I leave it for a while and it...