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  1. Thread: OM1 Lenses

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    I picked up a 50mm f1.8 zuiko for $25 that works...

    I picked up a 50mm f1.8 zuiko for $25 that works fine if I stop it down to f2.8; I then picked up a 200mm f3.5 vivitar ($20 w/shipping) that seems to work pretty well. I do a lot of sports...
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    E-500 and extreme cold

    I may be going to the Packer / Giant football game on Sunday in Green Bay. The temperature at game time is predicted to be -2F, dropping from there.
    If I go, I definately want to take my camera and...
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    Thanks for the links. The lens that catches my...

    Thanks for the links. The lens that catches my eye is the 135-400 Sigma. I'll have to save my pennies... and nickels...
    Steve
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    Lens questions for e-500

    I just purchased the e-500 two lens kit (14-45 & 40-150) yesterday after trying out a friends. Love it.
    I attempt a lot of sports photography, and am looking for inexpensive, but acceptable lenses...
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    I have been using the Ray-o-vac 15minute quick...

    I have been using the Ray-o-vac 15minute quick charge batteries. But now they are being discontinued, so for the time being I've been buying some spares on clearance - about $9 for 4 AA's. I have two...
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    Here's a 3 shot sequence of sports photos I punch...

    Here's a 3 shot sequence of sports photos I punch up...
    The original photo (may have been taken with my old Olympus before it croaked...)
    http://www.hanzek.com/images/koshak640x480.jpg
    <br>...
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    I've got the S2IS, which I love, and the A620,...

    I've got the S2IS, which I love, and the A620, which was purchased as a smaller backup. My next addition will likely be *gasp* one of the little Pentax waterproof cameras for taking to the pool. ...
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    Since I've been reading this thread, I find...

    Since I've been reading this thread, I find myself trying to look at things in a different way, looking for the 'hidden' photo that is lurking just out of my conscious reach... that danielg seems to...
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    I have to disagree with this, from a depth of...

    I have to disagree with this, from a depth of field standpoint. Cropping an image taken at 25mm to the same size as one taken at 250mm will yield a different result, as the 25mm would have much...
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    Managing Photos

    How does everyone manage their photo libraries? I've been using a naming convention of 'yyyymmdd_description', such as '20060729_EAA_Airshow', which works up to a point. But when I got a second...
  11. Thread: Some S3 Pics

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    danielg, you are starting to p*ss me off...;) I...

    danielg, you are starting to p*ss me off...;)
    I look all around me and can't find anything to photograph unless it is jumping up and down waving at me, yelling 'take my picture!', while you sit...
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    I had a similar thought; put a pc with a camera...

    I had a similar thought; put a pc with a camera outside in some sort of enclosure, pointed at a bird feeder or such. I have plenty of computers and parts, but I'm not really ready to devote one of my...
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    Here's a super-macro shot of CAT's macro shot of...

    Here's a super-macro shot of CAT's macro shot of the fly on page 3 of this thread...
    http://www.hanzek.com/images/bee_eye_640x480.jpg
    On a phillips 19" monitor...
    Steve
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    If I get a chance tonite I'll try a few things....

    If I get a chance tonite I'll try a few things. My pc at work will only recognize my S2IS, not the A620. One of my pc's in the basement has the same problem. I'll see if there is anything I can do...
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    Well, I never said it was the best way.:( ...

    Well, I never said it was the best way.:(

    Remote Assistance uses the same method as Remote Desktop. Now that I've established in my mind that I can do this, I can look for more efficient ways.
    ...
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    Remote shooting for S2IS and others

    While I was home 'sick' today, I finally got around to experimenting with the CameraWindow program, the Remote Shooting function, Windows XP Remote Assistance feature, and two computers.

    What I've...
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    Doesn't look like this site supports posting...

    Doesn't look like this site supports posting items for sale. (I bid $50... :D )

    E-bay is probably going to be your best bet; do like every one else seems to be doing: high reserve or starting...
  18. I worked for a camera store in Detroit in the...

    I worked for a camera store in Detroit in the late 70's / early 80's. The owner, when he hired me, said that he'd "fire anyone he caught switch selling...". Within a few years, switch selling was the...
  19. Thread: Band Photos

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    Several of the shots (the gal) were helped...

    Several of the shots (the gal) were helped tremendously by the fact they were performing under a big white tent, that made it almost a studio type environment for the background. When they turned...
  20. A couple of points: (1) DOF, if it is referring...

    A couple of points:
    (1) DOF, if it is referring to depth of field, will be greater the closer the flash is to the subject, since the flash will deliver more light to the subject, allowing the...
  21. Thread: Band Photos

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    Band Photos

    There's a local band that I've been photographing this summer (Boogie and the Yoyoz).
    Here's a few of their members:
    http://www.hanzek.com/images/nikki_800x600.jpg...
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    My paypal has 41 cents... pathetic...

    My paypal has 41 cents... pathetic...
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    Here's the full snake:...

    Here's the full snake:
    http://www.hanzek.com/images/dad_with_snake_800x600.jpg
    You're not the only one that hopes it isn't poisonous...
    Steve
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    Here's a shot with my A620 in the closeup mode:...

    Here's a shot with my A620 in the closeup mode:
    http://www.hanzek.com/images/snake_scales001.jpg

    Steve
    S2IS and A620
  25. I feel that IS is helpful in low light...

    I feel that IS is helpful in low light situations, even when you are zoomed out to a wide angle view. You'll find you can hand hold that 1/8th of a second shot better than without it.
    Steve
    S2IS...
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