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    7D mark II with a broken built in flash

    My friend used my 7DII on a tripod and it fell off. The built-in flash popped up during the accident and cannot be closed completely. I opened up the camera flash cover (just 4 tiny screws), pressed down the flash and found that the blockage to complete closing up of the flash was due to a...
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    buy a 1DX used now or wait to buy a 5D4 later

    I was planning to buy a 5D4 to replace my 5D3. Waiting for the price to come down a bit next year. Now I was offered a used 1DX (2013 - less than 25K shutter count) in mint condition with everything original included. The price is right - US$2.4K equivalent. I only shoot stills , mostly...
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    Choice of buying used camera body

    My friend is looking to buy a FF camera body. He wants to buy one of the followings and need some opinion. a. Canon 5D Mark II - some minor signs of use, looks clean and comes with basic accessories, i.e. charger, battery and strap. (Priced at US$700 equivalent) b. Canon 6D - looks very clean...
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    Sharing experience of DIY repair (5D classic)

    I have the opportunity to pick up an original Canon 5D (mark 1 or classic) recently. The price was so so low and the camera was cosmetically very nice and it was working well. It even came with a Canon battery grip and 2 original batteries (seem holding charge quite okay) and the box and...
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    Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS

    I never owned and used a Canon EF-S 18-135mm IS but is it really that bad. See performance from 0.45 onwards https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=CVRKLIs7ea0
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    useability of FD lens on EOS M

    when clearing things up during an ice storm (warning), find this lens mounted on a AE1-program. Test it on a X5. (600D t3i Japanese version) Don't have an adapter for it so attached it to a cheap macro tube with duct tape. Of course it cannot focus to infinity but close shooting seems pretty...
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    EOS M video gear

    Now in action
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    Deal : 40MM Pancake in Ontario Canada

    Staples posted in the flyer received today (effective 7-17 Dec, 2013) EF 40mm F2.8 STM for only $119.93
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    Camera skin for 5D MK III

    Anybody used this product to protect your 5D III ? It looks ugly to some but may be good for transport. BTW, couldn't find a LCD screen protector for the top info plate. Where to find one please ?
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    5 D Mark III and Helios 44-2/44M

    Anybody try the above combinations ? Will there be mirror problem and is modification to the lens required ? (apart from a M42 to EOS adapter)
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    protection or none ?

    Your choice. Just hit the lens filter on the door knob, glass is broken but safe my lens.
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    rear gelatin filter

    Anybody here have the experience to use gelatin filter on a Canon 17 40 L ? May be some never realize that there is a built-in slot on this lens. What is the purpose of this design as people mentioned that gelatin filter will probably degrade IQ badly. others stated "As long as it isn't...
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    Canon 24 70 2.8 L version I or Tamron SP 24-70mm F/2.8 Di VC

    Dear friends, I have just ordered a 6D body (refurbished) and have around $1K left to buy a lens for it. I am seriously consider to buy a 24-70 range F2.8 zoom lens and cannot decide on which one of the above is better in term of IQ and value. A 3 yrs' old used Canon L is asking on the...
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    Autumn colors in Ontario Canada 2012

    I broke my leg a few weeks back and thus have to cancel my planned trip to the beautiful Muskoka and Algonquin area. Attached are some pics taken with my Canon 40D in my neighborhood.
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    wireless mobile adapter for canon ??

    Quoted from Nikonrumours : "Nikon D600 will be Wi-Fi compatible with a new WU-1b wireless mobile adapter Read more on NikonRumors.com: http://nikonrumors.com/2012/09/11/nikon-d600-will-be-compatible-with-the-wu-1a-wireless-mobile-adapter.aspx/#ixzz26P4KXXlP" Will Canon make one for the Canon...
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    A snap shot in St Petersburg, Russia

    When I was shopping at the cruise terminal of SP, the salesman at the other side of the display window asked me to give him a quick shot. He then showed this photo to his fellow workers and said that he is going to be a star someday. I promised to post it on the internet but have no idea where...
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    AutoHDR

    One phot processed with AutoHdr
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    CANON AE-D ?

    FAKE CANON MIRRORLESS - 18MEGAPIXELS WITH 50MM F1 L KIT LENS EVF ETC.