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justshootit

Member Since 15 Dec 2006
Offline Last Active Dec 26 2019 04:03 AM
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#262897 Angel Monument in B&W

Posted by justshootit on 29 October 2019 - 02:57 AM

I like the color version better...


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#262895 Nikon D5 + Nikkor 300mm f2.8

Posted by justshootit on 29 October 2019 - 02:53 AM

Have the non-VR version - best lens I own.


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#262562 Ever have that feeling you're not alone?

Posted by justshootit on 28 September 2019 - 11:49 AM

The great shutter quake of 2019 :lol: :D :P


#262382 Nikon Z6 + Nikkor 200-400mm f4G got me booted from NDC&PE

Posted by justshootit on 12 September 2019 - 10:27 PM

I booted myself!!!! :P

Are ya still sore?? :lol:




#262364 Nikon Z6 + Nikkor 200-400mm f4G got me booted from NDC&PE

Posted by justshootit on 10 September 2019 - 09:37 PM

Not surprised. The mood follows the crowd.
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#262277 Nikon Z6 + Nikkor 200-400mm f4G got me booted from NDC&PE

Posted by justshootit on 08 September 2019 - 10:13 AM

What a pain in the @$$. This is part of the reason I hate FB - too many computer-geek demigods who spend all their time there and would literally burst into flames if they actually went outside on a sunny day :lol: I got flamed on one group for quoting an idea that some of the members thought was "too simplistic." There'd been enough BS on the group previously that I just dropped it.

This is all the more reason we need to make sure this forum stays up & healthy.


#262257 First day of Spring

Posted by justshootit on 07 September 2019 - 09:38 AM

Wow, someone might get the impression you've been doing this a while!! :D Beautiful series.


#262241 Yes? or No? What say you?

Posted by justshootit on 06 September 2019 - 04:54 AM

Absolutely awesome, Art!!
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#258774 Just For The Heck Of It.....

Posted by justshootit on 04 January 2019 - 07:41 AM

Those darn lotteries -- so unreliable :ph34r:  :lol:




#258206 What about a D7000 for a 2nd body?

Posted by justshootit on 07 December 2018 - 08:35 PM

FWIW, I'm going to stay out of the mirrorless game until they release the sensor that can electronically do flash sync all through the shutter speed range like the D70 and D1 series cameras could.  Plus I have to transition out of all my "screwdriver-focus" AF and AFD lenses that won't AF on the mirrorless bodies.  

 

Plus, $850 for a 35mm f/1.8 and $550 for a 50mm f/1.8??  O U C H ! ! !


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#258052 Quick lens review

Posted by justshootit on 02 December 2018 - 12:52 AM

First, as some of you know, I bought an old 28-200G lens because my 28-300VR is pretty heavy and I need a lighter lens for travel.  So far I'm impressed.  The lens is smooth and focuses quietly and quickly.  The zoom is very smooth and the lens is just a tad bigger than the 50/1.4 and probably a little lighter.  It's really sharp -- witness the photo below.  Not a bad purchase for 3 bills.

 

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#257989 Mountains B&W

Posted by justshootit on 30 November 2018 - 01:18 AM

From Rim of the World drive in the San Bernardino mountains.  Clouds were covering the lower peaks and we got a perfect vantage point.

 

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#257717 Planet Nikon Official: Nikon Mirrorless Announcement and information

Posted by justshootit on 17 November 2018 - 10:39 AM

HEADLINE FROM MY EMAIL THIS MORNING

 

From: Nikon Inc.

To: Me

 

Z 6 is Now Shipping




#257365 Missing the warm weather

Posted by justshootit on 30 October 2018 - 10:01 PM

Money, 78 and driving with the top down.

Tuesday 4-8 inches of snow expected.

🤨😟🤪😎


If you don't like the weather in Denver, just wait a minute... :P


#257364 GODOX Studio Strobe AD200

Posted by justshootit on 30 October 2018 - 09:35 PM

They also have the AD400 Pro which has TTL, HSS, and a very bright modeling light. There's a separate head coming for the AD400 Pro that will allow you to use it like a pack and head system. Mount the head on the top of the stand and put the body of the flash 6 feet below it where it can be used like a sandbag.
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