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Forum: Foto Fair 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 162
Views: 11,722
Posted By Bikie John
Re: Communal Night-Sky Photography Thread

Phill - your description of the lockup sounds similar to the problems that some of us had with the E-M1 Mark I when it was new. It just seized up under apparently random circumstances, and among the...
Forum: Foto Fair 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 105
Posted By Bikie John
Re: A "grassbow"?

Thanks for the link Jim. I've seen that page before but had forgotten about it.

I think that must be what it is, but it didn't match the description. In shape it was a straight line, more like the...
Forum: Foto Fair 23 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 105
Posted By Bikie John
A "grassbow"?

I was up unusually early this Sunday morning and saw something I have never seen before. Out in a stretch of open grassland there was what looked lie rainbow formed by dew in the grass:
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Forum: Foto Fair 1 Day Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 255
Posted By Bikie John
Re: Rock for ID?

Portugal is big on marble so it might be an outcrop....

John
Forum: Foto Fair 3 Days Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 102
Posted By Bikie John
Re: Moon

Mars, I think. Lots of excited people have recently been putting phone pics up on Faecesbook claiming to be the moon and Mars - and the pictures are so poor that they could be anything, complete with...
Forum: Foto Fair 4 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 188
Posted By Bikie John
Re: Look, a squirrel!

Fascinating. Good pic too :)

John
Forum: Software 5 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 237
Posted By Bikie John
Re: Adobe CC updates

Sorry, forgot to include this one:

https://helpx.adobe.com/uk/camera-raw/using/whats-new.html

John
Forum: Software 5 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 237
Posted By Bikie John
Adobe CC updates

For this of us on the Adobe CC bandwagon there is a new set of updates. I haven't tried anything out yet but from a quick look at the descriptions there are some small goodies in Lightroom, more...
Forum: Photo challenges 6 Days Ago
Replies: 63
Views: 4,333
Posted By Bikie John
Re: September Photo Challenge: Landscape

Excellent entries all round, hard to pick favourites as always. Well done to winners - and everybody else! It is clearly a subject that resonates widely with the membership.

John
Forum: Looking for improvement 1 Week Ago
Replies: 21
Views: 621
Posted By Bikie John
Re: To edit or not to edit! that's the question?

Dan has pretty much summed up my thoughts. I think it works well as it is, and without the pylon and wires you wouldn't really have enough left to make it anything more than a pleasant scene.

John
Forum: Tutorials, Informative & Classic threads 1 Week Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 803
Posted By Bikie John
Re: Using the P mode?

I've never really thought about using P mode. Aperture priority does the job for sports - generally I want minimum depth of field and fast shutter speed so lens wide open and A mode does the job. And...
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II 1 Week Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 261
Posted By Bikie John
Re: Exposure changes not visible in M mode..?

Not sure what you are saying here, Dave - do you mean that the image doesn't get lighter or darker as you change exposure? If this is the case it could be because you have Live View Boost switched...
Forum: Foto Fair 1 Week Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 161
Posted By Bikie John
Re: Suns Up

Lovely light, well caught.

John
Forum: Foto Fair 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 260
Posted By Bikie John
Re: Severn Way This Morning

Lovely shots, very mysterious atmosphere. I particularly like the second one.

John
Forum: The lounge 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 128
Posted By Bikie John
Re: Architectural Photography Awards 2018

Here is Wiki on the viaduct, including a photo of the classic view through the legs:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ouse_Valley_Viaduct

John
Forum: The lounge 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 128
Posted By Bikie John
Re: Architectural Photography Awards 2018

Interesting, thanks Wally.

Odd that the classic one of the railway viaduct is Sussex is on its side. I wonder whether that was just to suit the format or the web page, or an attempt by the photog...
Forum: Lens focus 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 745
Posted By Bikie John
Re: Lens service advice/experience?

Second vote for Luton, they have done a few bits of mine over the years and always been excellent. In my experience they are chatty and helpful on the phone but not so responsive with email.
...
Forum: Photo challenges 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 63
Views: 4,333
Posted By Bikie John
Re: September Photo Challenge: Landscape

Good idea Phill. But John might feel hard done by as there is no "dislike" button to register his own views :D

Other John
Forum: Foto Fair 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 261
Posted By Bikie John
Re: Cheshire East

Never mind the plane and the telescope, that's a fine looking viaduct in the centre of the pic!

Lovely rolling green countryside, possibly just what we have in mind when we think about Middle...
Forum: Foto Fair 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 261
Posted By Bikie John
Re: Cheshire East

Never mind the plane and the telescope, that's a fine looking viaduct in the centre of the pic!

Lovely rolling green countryside, possibly just what we have in mind when we think about Middle...
Forum: Photo challenges 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 63
Views: 4,333
Posted By Bikie John
Re: September Photo Challenge: Landscape

Here we are Henry, from a visit at Easter 2012:

http://e-group.uk.net/forum/showthread.php?t=19978

There is a lot on the web - just search for Imber.

Can I suggest that if it provokes any...
Forum: Photo challenges 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 63
Views: 4,333
Posted By Bikie John
Re: September Photo Challenge: Landscape

I'm not sure whether this counts as landscape, but the voters can decide :)

It is the church of St. Giles in the "ghost village" of Imber on Salisbury Plain. A desolate spot with a sad story...
Forum: Foto Fair 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 416
Posted By Bikie John
Re: Woods Point

Looks wonderful. I have to wonder how all the businesses survive though, not just the bar.

Thanks for sharing.

John
Forum: Foto Fair 13th September 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 199
Posted By Bikie John
Re: Origami Flower Bud

Interesting. If I had stumbled across it in the wild I would have thought it was about to burst open, evening primrose-style. I wonder why it does this.

John
Forum: Photo challenges 10th September 2018
Replies: 46
Views: 4,138
Posted By Bikie John
Re: August Photo Challenge: Drama

Thanks for the reminder, likes duly distributed :)

John
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