RVT1K's Recent Activity

  1. RVT1K replied to the thread Leopard on Fresh Kill.

    An epic adventure!! Good for you.

    Aug 17, 2019 at 8:50 AM
  2. RVT1K replied to the thread Mmmmuummppphhh.

    I've noticed that a lot. Thanks.

    Aug 17, 2019 at 7:34 AM
  3. RVT1K replied to the thread calibration.

    Thanks for the input, guys. Time to break out the manual and study up on how to do this.

    Aug 17, 2019 at 7:29 AM
  4. RVT1K replied to the thread calibration.

    Can you elaborate a little, please? I don't think I understand what is meant by calibrating the lens. Is this something actually done...

    Aug 16, 2019 at 12:37 PM
  5. RVT1K replied to the thread Mmmmuummppphhh.

    Thanks, I'll be sure to tell the exposure meter in my camera that. There is actually lots of truth behind that attempt at humor. I...

    Aug 16, 2019 at 12:32 PM
  6. RVT1K replied to the thread July airshow extravanagza.

    I love the shot of the SU-27.

    Aug 16, 2019 at 8:26 AM
  7. RVT1K replied to the thread crop duster plane.

    Freezing the plane in flight is more about panning with it. I have lots of shots of motorcycle racing and drag racing that were taken at...

    Aug 16, 2019 at 7:39 AM
  8. RVT1K replied to the thread crop duster plane.

    And the ISO.

    Aug 16, 2019 at 7:31 AM
  9. RVT1K posted a new thread.

    Mmmmuummppphhh

    I was set up to take shots of a bird house in the distance when I saw mom (or dad?) getting ready to feed some small ones hidden away in...

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    Forum: Nature & Wildlife

    Aug 16, 2019 at 6:48 AM
  10. RVT1K replied to the thread Trip Camera - DSLR or Digital Handheld?.

    I have always been an advocate for taking it all. But I also understand that I am willing to lug a ton of stuff around. How are you...

    Aug 16, 2019 at 6:40 AM
  11. RVT1K replied to the thread cloudy day.

    This is how I often, but not always shoot. I'll set the aperture depending on what I want the shot to look like. If I just want the...

    Aug 16, 2019 at 5:08 AM
  12. RVT1K replied to the thread Crop mode vs light exposure.

    Choosing the APS-C format will not change your exposure, but changing the exposure mode (i.e. spot, center-weighted, or matrix to use...

    Aug 15, 2019 at 12:17 PM
  13. RVT1K replied to the thread Alaska Trip...which of my lenses are best?.

    I agree, the entire range from 18mm to 300mm is covered with just a small gap. Since none of your lenses are any faster than the...

    Aug 15, 2019 at 12:07 PM
  14. RVT1K replied to the thread A few shots between rounds.

    My friends have swallows that will skim over their pool to drink and sometimes they will bash right into the water to bathe. I've been...

    Aug 14, 2019 at 11:30 AM
  15. RVT1K replied to the thread Over-Exposed.

    Coincidentally, I sold a camera to a guy last week and he was talking about the same thing. He said he can't shoot weddings or even...

    Aug 13, 2019 at 12:54 PM