Just got some of my black and white shots back today from the developer's. Some ok stuff on there, but one picture in particular that I was holding high hopes for turned out pretty crappy.
Was a shot of a cornfield with the tramlines running away from me. On the horizon was a huge oak tree...
I have got hold of an old Russian Zenith (or ZENIT-E, as is says on the casing) and there's something that is puzzling me.
Under the shutter speed dial, there is a manual switch that can be set to X or slid round 180 degrees to the M position.
I have absolutely no idea of what it does, but...
Thats so cool, Thanks.
And I have been reading a lot of post's saying how helpful and friendly everyone is on here......well they aint wrong.
I'm gonna get right onto the server and try to upload some stuff.
You guys rock
Thanks guys, this is just the kind of information Im looking for. Most of my best shots have been blown up to about 8x5 but if the standard is 8x10 then I guess its something I should give good thought to.
As I'm in the UK, Im gonna have to try and find a decent photography accessory...
I'd love to hear anyones views on how they have put together their portfolio's. Im thinking of purchasing an old ring bound plain paper book and mounting some of my shots in it so when I approach others, I can have a neat professional looking presentation.
I guess Im looking to...
Its actually something I had'nt thought about. But thanks for sharing the idea. Its a good point to start from.
I have it in mind to aim at the smaller regional newspapers rather than the national/international companies. I think I got a pretty good eye, but I guess there are thounsands of...
I was hoping someone out there could point me in the right direction.
I am currently 28 and working in an office based environment. I have been giving great thought to making atransition into photography as a career, I have my eye trained on local newspapers.
However, I possess no formal...