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    Camera Topics Re: OMD After market battery

    I think it has something to do with proprietary coding on the OEM batteries. You'll likely find that the 3rd party ones also don't accurately display their charge level in the camera. Sometimes,...
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    Lens Topics Re: An old monograph on Lenses

    Very cool. Thanks John!
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    Landscape/Outdoors Re: Derelict building

    Great shot. The perspective, the wide angle, the color, all of it. I love the colors and textures found in abandoned places!
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    Camera Topics Re: Split Image Focusing Screen

    So, the Haoda purchase did not have a happy ending. I ordered the screen on August 11. I'm not sure if he had website issues or personal issues, but after two weeks of not getting a confirmation o...
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    Lens Topics Re: Quality filters, small lenses?

    I second the step up / down rings. I use Cokin P series-sized filter, but for things like Polarizers and ND filters, I have a 72mm filter ( my largest lens) and then little $5 and $7 Adorama branded...
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    Other Techniques Re: Disaster averted, moving to cloud back-ups

    You may not have a data limit, but most ISP's limit upload bandwidth, so that 250Gb will take several at best days going 24 hours a day. Greg's advice regarding mailing them a hard copy, known as...
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    Camera Topics Re: Split Image Focusing Screen

    Just idle musing. I would never do something like that.
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    General Re: Pictures from your sofa

    Really? No more shots? I'll try to have something to contribute tomorrow.
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    Camera Topics Re: Split Image Focusing Screen

    Hm.... I wonder if I could modify the screen in my SL2...
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    Camera Topics Re: Split Image Focusing Screen

    I tried an eBay one in my E500 a number of years ago and it went right back to them. Autofocus and metering went right out the window. Last year I upgraded to an E30 and have kept my 500 for my...
  11. Micro 4/3 Re: Need Help With My New E-M5.... CS5 And LR3 Doesn't Know Pic Format????

    Another vote here for DNG converter.
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    Re: Greetings from St. Louis, MO

    Welcome Cait!
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    Lens Topics Re: Polarizer filter

    I say if you can afford it go for it, but don't get a cheap one from somewhere like Best Buy. I almost always use my Hoya. Get one for the largest lens you have, and then get step up rings. Mine,...
  14. Thread: Cayucos Pier

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    Landscape/Outdoors Re: Cayucos Pier

    Great shot.
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    Other Techniques Re: Metering with legacy glass

    Rick / Wes
    I've mostly tried in A mode, though I've also given it a go in manual, both with a combination of center-weighted, spot, and ESP metering. In early trials with my M42 Takumars I did...
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    Other Techniques Metering with legacy glass

    I'm not sure if this is a limitation of the camera, the glass, or myself, but I cannot seem to get accurate metering shooting legacy (primarily Leica reflex, though it shouldn't matter) lenses on my...
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    Chit Chat Re: DOS Commands - the easy way!!

    robocopy /mir x:\source_directory y:\destination is my shell command of choice when backing up large quantities of data on my pc's. Rsync is a god send on my 'nix boxes.
  18. Thread: "New look"

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    Chit Chat Re: "New look"

    Pimp my photo forum?
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