Daily Photos - Part 13

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Re: Daily Photos - Part 13

Postby cfimages » 07 Mar 2012, 23:08

Ovechkin wrote:is there a photography club or group of people that like to meet up and go around and shoot? i love going around to shoot but I was wondering if people meet up to shoot?


Sometimes there is. I used to organize photowalks but just got too busy to keep it up. A few others have tried from time to time as well.

I am considering organizing one in April sometime. Not sure when other than it'll be on a Sunday and will be somewhere easily reachable to MRT.
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Re: Daily Photos - Part 13

Postby Ovechkin » 08 Mar 2012, 00:14

cfimages wrote:
Ovechkin wrote:is there a photography club or group of people that like to meet up and go around and shoot? i love going around to shoot but I was wondering if people meet up to shoot?


Sometimes there is. I used to organize photowalks but just got too busy to keep it up. A few others have tried from time to time as well.

I am considering organizing one in April sometime. Not sure when other than it'll be on a Sunday and will be somewhere easily reachable to MRT.


hi craig, if you do, let me know, id love to meet up with some folks, have a great time, share pointers of places and people to shoot!

i also wanted to ask where you guys buy camera gear in Taiwan...im looking to upgrade lenses but all the stores i check out have SIGNIFICANTLY higher prices than the states...when adorama or other authorized retailers offer deals, it makes me want to cry because im not in the US to cash in on them.

also, are there places to sell gear? if I do upgrade lenses, i could do away with the stuff i wont be using. thanks for any tips!
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Re: Daily Photos - Part 13

Postby Hobbes » 08 Mar 2012, 23:05

rare sight: a scooter in Taipei
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Re: Daily Photos - Part 13

Postby Hamletintaiwan » 08 Mar 2012, 23:45

Hobbes wrote:rare sight: a scooter in Taipei
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Excellent shot!
Exposure time: 0.025
How did you get the surroundings motion blurred? Shouldn't they have come up sharper?

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Re: Daily Photos - Part 13

Postby cfimages » 08 Mar 2012, 23:53

Hamletintaiwan wrote:How did you get the surroundings motion blurred? Shouldn't they have come up sharper?



I'd guess he's panning
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Re: Daily Photos - Part 13

Postby suntex01 » 10 Mar 2012, 06:11

Yup. Follow the subject instead of being still.
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Re: Daily Photos - Part 13

Postby Steviebike » 10 Mar 2012, 12:33

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Re: Daily Photos - Part 13

Postby cfimages » 10 Mar 2012, 21:56

Adobe released Lightroom 4 a couple of days ago. I upgraded straight away (only US$79 to upgrade or US$149 full) but have been to busy to do much with it. Had a couple of spare hours tonight so played around a bit.

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Re: Daily Photos - Part 13

Postby Steviebike » 11 Mar 2012, 15:15

@cfimages, not really used lightroom in my workflow but, I'm tempted. The control it gives you is superb.

Here is another of my tilt shift images. This one is from Taroko.

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Re: Daily Photos - Part 13

Postby bismarck » 11 Mar 2012, 17:29

Steviebike wrote:@cfimages, not really used lightroom in my workflow but, I'm tempted. The control it gives you is superb.

Here is another of my tilt shift images. This one is from Taroko.

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