I purchased a new item from Adorama on eBay and received an open box damaged item.
Your experience may be different but this is what I had to say. I am NOT seeking any help resolving this issue. Simply wanted to share my experience.
And I do not mean any disrespect to HelenOster or anyone else...
Just wondering how much freedom of speech this forum gives.
One of the thread was deleted and other locked because members disagreed with a person working for Adorama and refused to take help.
Since I cannot post link to the removed thread, here is the locked one...
Can you tell me whats wrong with the focus in these shots and how to improve:
1, 2 and 3 were taken using Sigma 50mm @ 1.4
4 was taken with Tamron 17-50 2.8 VC @ 5.6
Auto-focus was on for all shots.
I've been searching online for a while on this and found more than one ways to calibrate a display for colors.
All of the displays I use are LCDs, some laptops and some desktops. Operating systems in use are Windows 7, XP and Linux (Fedora). Screen sizes are from 12" to 24".
What do you guys...
I've been having this problem with Adobe Lightroom and Adobe Elements. When I open my RAW files in Lightroom and Elements they shop up as yellow-ish/orange-ish but in Canon DPP they shop up and process just right. Here are the screenshots of all 3 programs with the same image:
I had a Canon 50mm 1.8 II, which I sold without much (if any) use when I ordered a Sigma 50mm 1.4.
Today I used the Sigma and it is has serious back/front focus issues. Micro adjustment with 7d didn't help much.
Now I have few options:
1- Replace the Sigma with another Sigma
2- Return Sigma...
Few weeks back I changed some setting in Lightroom to apply some "current" settings to all the images that I open in the future. Now I think it was a bad idea because I cannot make this thing stop applying these settings. I don't remember what exactly was changed either :(
I've been asked to take some photos for a local charity. The photos include portraits of the staff and the facility. They got a price quote of $2000 from a local photographer which they cannot afford. A friend works there and requested me if I can help them with this. She is aware that I am not...
Just wanted to share this very basic but good tutorial with you all:
How to Take Beautiful Pictures of Flowers and Floral Arrangements - watch free tutorial at LearnMyShot.com
They have a lot of other useful tutorials/lessons as well: LearnMyShot - browse
Hi, I am to take some indoor Flowers Arrangements photographs. Looking for tips on exposure, lighting, and recommendation on lens.
I am thinking of using my Sigma 50mm 1.4 and Speedlight with built-in diffuser.
Please read the Last Post first...
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Feel free to post non-US deals.
Tamron 18-270mm f/3.5-6.3 DI II VC LD Aspherical Canon ,Nikon...
I've been looking for a tripod legs + head for a while, saw an email from Adorama yesterday and was wondering if any of their advertised tripod is a good buy. I will not use it very often. Here is the criteria: I am 6' and need a tripod to hold Canon 7d + 580EX II + 70-200 2.8 IS II.
What would be the recommended gear for a second shooter at wedding and other similar events? I'm planning to work with a professional in the future and want to make sure I am investing in the right equipment.
I am in the USA. I want to buy some photography equipment including flashes, tripods, remote triggers and few lenses that I can wait.
I am in this hobby for few months now so do not know what goes around Photokina show.
Will I save money if I wait (since I can) for Photokina to buy this...
I am new to photography. I purchased a Canon 7d and it came with Canon 28-135mm lens. Then I purchased a Tamron 17-50mm 2.8 VC to use with my new camera and this is the lens that I use all the time.
Now I am thinking of buying Canon 70-200 f4 IS as my second lens and I am thinking if I...