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    An Incredily Newbie Type Question

    Sweet! I was wondering if that was the case. That makes life a lot less complicated. :lol:
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    An Incredily Newbie Type Question

    So the picture she originally commented on had an F-stop of 5.6. She suggested I up the aperture a full stop. So, that'd be 8? And 2/3 of a stop would be? I'd probably grasp this better if I had my camera in hand... stupid 9-5 that keeps me from my real passions. ;)
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    An Incredily Newbie Type Question

    The adage "The more I know, the more I find I have to learn" comes to mind for me. :lol: Man, there are days I think I'm making progress... then there are others I see how far I have to go. I guess it's the chase that keeps things interesting though. :)
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    An Incredily Newbie Type Question

    So I see the logic in halving the shutter, ie: 1/120 to 1/60. And halving the ISO... from say 400 to 200. But the aperture? The math doesn't make sense? Is that just something I have to memorize?
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    An Incredily Newbie Type Question

    Me too, that was pretty good. :lmao:
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    An Incredily Newbie Type Question

    So I'm actually a bit asahmed I have to ask this... but here goes. I understand about aperture and shutter speed. I understand, the faster the shutter, the lower the aperture and vice verse. I understand how to shoot on manuel and such. But what I don't understand is what someone means when...
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    Max Sync Speed- Speedlight 430exii

    Yeah, I found one online... I'm just in a bind because I'm shooting an engagement session for a friend tomorrow, so I'm having to do a lot of last minute cramming. Just got the speedlite at Christmas and I'm not charging her... and I've told her she's my guinea pig. But I'd still like to give...
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    Max Sync Speed- Speedlight 430exii

    Awesome... Found it! so now my question is... how do I turn that off? :lmao: And what does it mean when your flash screen is flashing? i'm guessing a low battery? The Pilot light is also red.
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    New Camera or New Lenses?

    Hmm decision time... I've got it narrowed to the Tamron 18-200 and the Tamron 28-75...
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    New Camera or New Lenses?

    So I found a decent deal on a Tamron 28-75... Is there any way to tell, short of trusting the seller here, if it's Grey Market? Also, any recommendations for a good wide angle that's slightlyyy less expensive than the Sigma?
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    Photoshop Frames

    Is there any way to put a nice frame between the pictures just to separate them out a bit? And maybe around the borders as well?
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    Photoshop Frames

    I just got Photoshop for Christmas... and I'm looking for help with a certain effect. I want to do a series of 3 or 4 frames... something like this, though this isn't exactlyyy what I was looking for. http://www.flickr.com/photos/arss5000/2546169517/ I wish I could find a better example...
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    Shooting my first engagement session- on the beach!

    So meter for the sky, manuelly crank it down to underexpose it... and then fill in flash? Orrrr?
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    Shooting my first engagement session- on the beach!

    Awesome! Thank you! This forum has been such a helpful resource in aiding my growth.
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    Shooting my first engagement session- on the beach!

    Here's one of my photos... you can scroll through from there. Getting Ready to Rock on Flickr - Photo Sharing! Keep in mind I have a lot of desire... and very little training. :lmao:
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