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El_Sid's Recent Activity

  1. El_Sid attached a file to the thread The Gate Thread.

    I don't seem to have much on gates but here's a couple. A gate on Butser Hill... [IMG] Gate onto Butser by Nigel Hayes, on Flickr The...

    A-Light-at-St-Thomas.jpg Nov 23, 2017 at 1:00 PM
  2. El_Sid replied to the thread Do Nikon cameras have a native ISO better than intermediate settings?.

    Beware of what you read and always read it with some scepticism... This statement for instance is clearly incorrect since my D50...

    Nov 22, 2017 at 12:56 PM
  3. El_Sid liked nimbus's post in the thread Do Nikon cameras have a native ISO better than intermediate settings?.

    I was led to understand that most DSLRs were optimised for 200 iso. It may or not be the case. I normally set mine (and my CSC) to 400....

    Nov 22, 2017 at 12:49 PM
  4. El_Sid replied to the thread 18-70mm f/3.5-4.5G ED-IF compared to 35-70mm f/2.8 on a D7000.

    What sort of work? Does it have to be a zoom?. A 50mm f1.8 would give you all the shallowness you probably need and would be far less...

    Nov 22, 2017 at 12:47 PM
  5. El_Sid replied to the thread Racist or overly PC people getting upset ......

    Yep, that's about the level of intelligent debate I'd expect form social(?) media...:cool:

    Nov 17, 2017
  6. El_Sid replied to the thread Why is the Sony room so moribund..

    Terry Donnelly certainly is... He was at my Club last night giving a talk on his photography and his conversion to Sony Mirrorless....

    Nov 17, 2017
  7. El_Sid replied to the thread Wildlife.

    If it looks like this - https://www.pentaxforums.com/userreviews/data/77/large/Tokina_400mm_f5_6.jpeg - then I have one in Nikon fit....

    Nov 17, 2017
  8. El_Sid liked MJB's post in the thread update.

    Blimey! 6 posts and there's no sign of Mr Hicks blaming it all on Brexit.

    Nov 17, 2017