Recent content by Gaf

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    Super Blue Blood Moon 2018

    I really like the bottom version. I think some additional processing when the moon is the only subject can sometimes make for a more interesting image (obv from my post). Either way, pretty cool that you could take that hand held.
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    Super Blue Blood Moon 2018

    Impressed by the amount of 'blood' captured in all the photos posted here - very nice shots. I got this much earlier in the night (no eclipse) around 6pm, near Toronto. I was surprised to resolve some decent detail despite light cloud cover. 5D3 + 500II + 2xIII
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    Canon EF 8-15mm f/4L Fisheye USM

    An amazing lens...pleasure to shoot with. The Venetian Starry Cottage Skynet Boardwalkers Sharkeye
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    November Super Moon

    Thanks bholliman and meywd 8)
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    November Super Moon

    Got lucky with a clear sky in southern Ontario last night - Nov 13 2016 @ 7:14pm. 5D3 - 500 II + 2x III - ISO 200 - 1/200 - f/11 http://www.pbase.com/ricked_wicky/image/164522765/original
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    Birds from Alaska...

    Impressive work Glenn. 8)
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    Possible Issue With T6s & T6i Sensor?

    Re: Possible Issue With T6s & T6i Sensors? My father's T6i arrived 2-3 days ago from Camera Canada. Checked it last night and no spots thankfully.
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    Show your Bird Portraits

    Neat shot. I like the bird:perch ratio ;D
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    Mystery Bird

    That's a neat catch - gives some perspective on how big those blues are. 8)
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    I can't stop thinking about A MONSTER!

    Couple of recent handheld shots w/ relatively slow shutter: 5D2 - 500mm II 1/20th - f/16 - ISO:100 http://www.pbase.com/ricked_wicky/image/148184431 5D2 - 500mm II 1/320th - f/4 - ISO:400 http://www.pbase.com/image/148314623
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    EF 85mm f1.2 ii - Dust Issues?

    I've had the mark II version for a couple years. I am careful with it, but use it outdoors, at events, etc. My lens has definitely collected some internal dust and I also have a few specs that have settled near the rear element as well. I doubt there is anyway practical way to avoid this...
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    I can't stop thinking about A MONSTER!

    I have the 500mm II and the majority of the time I use it hand held on a FF. Besides 500mm being my preferred focal length, the weight was one of the reasons I chose the lens over the 400mm and 600mm II's (it's not a massive difference, but it is noticable). I walk with the 500mm on a BR strap...
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    Canon EF 500mm f/4L IS II travel bag for Alaska

    I've been using the Glass Limo for about a week now with my 500mm II. It fits the 500mm II attached to a pro body perfectly but doesn't leave room for much else. I like using it when all I want to carry is my 500mm with camera attached, as it's a very light, slim, and unassuming satchel. For...