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justshootit

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#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.

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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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#255034 Bald Eagle in my dingy.

Posted by justshootit on 12 July 2018 - 08:19 PM

In the second shot, he looks like he's saying, "Dude - where's the brewski you promised me???" :lol: :D :P




#254488 Laughing Dove

Posted by justshootit on 27 June 2018 - 06:15 AM

Great shot Herman! Maybe it's a bit like calling a bald guy 'Curly.' :D


#254255 June is signs, street signs, billboards etc

Posted by justshootit on 17 June 2018 - 06:19 AM

Hmm 35mph bet a few might do a bit more as isolated as it looks! :D
 
Jim

Proapaly some do but people are generally aware that there are kids around and that there are lots of Amish buggies in the area. It isn't as isolated as it looks as there are Amish farms all up & down these roads. But that doesn't keep the occasional idiot from screaming through there like he owns the place. Plus, if you go too fast, you might wipe out on the horse poo!!


#254250 Non-TTL Auto Not Exposing Properly

Posted by justshootit on 17 June 2018 - 12:18 AM

Wow, learned a valuable lesson on this.  Was just playing around with Non-TTL auto mode* with an old SB-26 on a digital camera - it was a "what am I going to do if the SB-800 doesn't work and I still need on-camera flash?" kind of experiment.  When I used this combo, I was getting shots that were about two stops overexposed, and I was a baffled as to why. 

 

That was until I looked at the front of the flash, and noticed that the Non-TTL Auto sensor looked "fuzzy."  There was a layer of dust on the sensor that was blocking about two stops of light the flash subsequently left the flash tube on longer to compensate.  I cleaned the sensor with a Q-TIP and it works perfectly now.

 

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*For those of you not familiar, the SB-26 is a 1990-vintage flash that doesn't have the TTL modes that work on a digital camera.  It does TTL on film bodies, but not on digital.  On a pro camera like the D1 - D5 (I think this feature is still on the D5), the camera will pick up that there's a flash attached and set the shutter to 1/60th (depending on you settings) and it will transmit the ISO to these old flashes, but you need to set the aperture manually on the flash.  Therefore the best way to do this is with either aperture priority mode or manual mode.  On the hobbyist and semi pro cameras, the camera does not set the shutter to 1/60th and it doesn't transmit the ISO to the flash, so you need to set both the aperture and the ISO on the flash and use manual mode on the camera.  This also holds true for most of the other flashes made for film bodies.




#254162 June is signs, street signs, billboards etc

Posted by justshootit on 12 June 2018 - 08:54 PM

From Middlefield Ohio - 4th largest Amish settlement on the planet.

 

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#254146 Fooling around with NIK

Posted by justshootit on 11 June 2018 - 11:25 PM

Love it...


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#254108 June is signs, street signs, billboards etc

Posted by justshootit on 10 June 2018 - 03:34 PM

From the North Chagrin Metropark in Willoughby Hills, OH:

 

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#254106 June is signs, street signs, billboards etc

Posted by justshootit on 10 June 2018 - 03:28 PM

From Downtown Cleveland:

 

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#254024 June is signs, street signs, billboards etc

Posted by justshootit on 07 June 2018 - 12:30 AM

From Holmes County Ohio - largest Amish settlement in the world...

 

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#253906 The month of May's challenge is Wildlife

Posted by justshootit on 03 June 2018 - 01:00 AM

Been wanting in on this thread all month long.  

 

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#253900 June is signs, street signs, billboards etc

Posted by justshootit on 02 June 2018 - 02:19 PM

From Catalina Island.
F3, 28-105 Nikkor, Fuji 200 print film.

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#253177 April challenge is "Old Architecture or Retro"

Posted by justshootit on 29 April 2018 - 01:27 PM

Last one for now.  C'mon guys, let's deliver 4 pages for the Jimster!!!!

 

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#253175 April challenge is "Old Architecture or Retro"

Posted by justshootit on 29 April 2018 - 01:23 PM

From Gates Mills, OH...

 

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