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    Which ND Filter for GH4 + Canon Lenses?

    Hello I have the Panasonic GH4 and I'm using it with the Metabones Speedbooster for Canon lenses. This means that if I'm shooting in a place where there's too much light, everything it's going to be too much white because the maximum aperture of the Gh4 is f/14 Since I'm shooting a lot in the...
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    GH4 - won't stop recording!

    Hello, I bought a GH4 one month ago and I'm now starting to use it everyday. The problem is that most of the times I'm recording I cannot stop the recording by pressing the record button or any other button. The only way to stop it is to turn the camera off and even after I turn the button to...
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    Metabones speedboster for GH4 - which one?

    Hi everyone, I'm a little confused about the ammount of Metabones Speedbosters available and I want to make sure I'm making the right purchase. I want the best speedbooster to use on a Gh4 with Canon lenses (mostly EF lenses) Here are some that I found: Metabones - Canon EF - Micro Four...
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    Canon 6D + 50mm f/1.8 + 125 ISO = noise?!

    Hello everyone, Just the other day I've recorded this small clip and noticed that the video had a lot of noise despite the fact that I I had these settings: Canon 6D Canon 50mm f/1.8 lens (I don't remember the exact aperture I was using but it was between f/2.0 and f/3.2) Shutter speed at...
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    Do you need to buy a specific flash depending on the lens?

    Hello everyone! I was about to buy this flash NEEWER NW680 speedlite flash E-TTL II and I saw on the description this: GN(m ISO 100): 58m/190ft(ISO 100, 105mm) Flash Coverage: 24-105mm(14mm with wide panel) Does it mean that it's only usable starting with a 24mm lens? I have a Canon...
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    Which versatile lens for video? (Canon 24-70mm f/4 or 24-70mm f/2.8 or 24-105mm f/4)

    Hello everyone! I have a Canon 6D + Canon 50mm f/1.8 + Canon 17-40mm f/4 + Canon 70-300mm f/4 and I feel like I need a versatile lens so that I don't need to be switching between all these lenses all the time. I can't decide between a Canon 24-70mm f/4 or 24-70mm f/2.8 or 24-105mm f/4 I knew...
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    Can anyone send me a 4K video shot with GH4?

    Hello! Can anyone please send me a 4K video sample (betwen 5 to 15 seconds) shot with a GH4 at 96FPS? I need to know if my Macbook pro can handle it before buying the camera Please let me know and I will send a private message with my e-mail. Thank you!
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    From Canon 6D to Panasonic GH4 - Should I?

    Hello everyone, So I've been researching a lot about this and still have some questions. I currently have a Canon 6D and I do a lot of Hotel & Adventure photography and video. I'm still not very happy with the results I'm getting with the 6D in terms of video quality and also the fact that...
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    Travel Tripod for Video?

    Hello everyone, I've been using my Manfrotto 701 HDV head (0.8 KG) with Giottos MTL 9351B legs (1.8 KG) on my travel assignments and I'm happy with the performance but I feel like the tripod is too heavy to carry around and too big. It looks like 2.6 KG total isn't much but when you're hiking...
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    Do Picture Styles affect photos in RAW?

    This might be a silly question but... do the picture styles affect the photos when you shoot in RAW? If yes, which would be the best picture style settings to use? (I use a Canon 6D) Thank you, Duarte
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    How to get this film look?

    Hey I edit with FCPX and have a Canon 6D. Just wondering how to get a film look kinda like this:
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    Protector Screen for Canon 6D?

    Hey! I'm looking for a solution to protect my Canon 6D screen and I'm wondering if anyone has any ideas? I've found this Screen Protector that you attach to the camera. Although most people are happy with it someone mentioned the fact that it's very hard to remove it since you have to kinda...
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    Tokina 11-16 on Canon T3i vs Canon 17-40 on Canon 6D?

    Hello, I have a Tokina 11-16mm and a Canon T3i and I just recently bought a Canon 6D. The Tokina 11-16 is not for a FF camera so it has a big vignetting on the Canon 6D. I want to get a new wide-angle lens for the 6D. When you use the Tokina on the T3i you multiple the focal length for...
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    How to focus objects at difference distances?

    Hello, This might be basic but I don't know the answer to it. So I have 3 objects here, at different distances from the camera. How can I focus all of them in the same photo? I'm using a Canon 6D + Canon 50mm 1.8 and I can only focus one of the objects. What should I do to focus the 3...
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    Playing 4K on a Mac (video is slow)

    Hi, I know this section is for DSLR video but I got a question about the videos of my GoPro Hero 4 Black When I try to play the 4K videos on my Macbook Pro they are slow and "break", they don't play smooth like an 1080p video would play. I don't have a 4K display, is that the reason? I have a...
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    Sony MTS files and Mac OS problems

    Hello I'm thinking about buying the sony RX-100 II for underwater video but I found out that the video files are .MTS and have some compatibility issues with Mac OS. Basically you cannot preview the files in Finder like you would normally do with a .mov file. You need to either open the files...
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    Canon 6D without Wi-Fi?

    Hi everyone I found websites selling the Canon 6D without Wi-Fi & GPS at 1020$US. The one with Wi-Fi & GPS is around 1700$US I don't really care about the GPS but would like the Wi-Fi feature, is there a way to add Wi-Fi to the Canon 6D? How much does it cost? Thanks!
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    Can I say I'm a Freelancer at the airports?

    Hello, I hope someone can help me with this. I'm an European and I've been traveling this last year to different places doing some Freelance photography/videography. I always get asked at the airports why am I visiting the country and why have I been in another country before and what do I do...
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    Canon 6D VS Panasonic GH4 - for video?

    Hello, I have a Canon 600D + Canon 70-300mm + Canon 18-55mm EF-S + Tokina 11-16mm I'm planning to change camera and I'm wondering what are the advantages of Canon 6D and Panasonic GH4? The main reason I'm upgrading is because of the noise in low light with the Canon 600D. I use it mainly...
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    Camera backpack that fits a 15" laptop and a medium size tripod?

    Hi everyone, I'm looking for a camera backpack that can fit a 15" laptop and a tripod (my tripod is kinda big). It would also be nice to have a place to put some clothes (just a t-shirt, shorts and underwear) And also a side pocket to hold a water-bottle would be nice. And a rain cover...