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El_Sid's Recent Activity

  1. El_Sid liked RovingMike's post in the thread My Sort of Photo.

    I think it is a mistake to transport social prejudice into valuation of photography. Wildlife photographers have to work very hard for...

    Sep 20, 2018 at 12:16 PM
  2. El_Sid replied to the thread Down By The River.

    Maybe the problem is that it is acting as a lead in line but in competition with the main lead which is the river and trees themselves....

    Sep 20, 2018 at 12:12 PM
  3. El_Sid replied to the thread Down By The River.

    That really has a very vertical feel! I find the fence jars a bit though, without it the image seems more balanced and tranquil.

    Sep 19, 2018 at 4:56 PM
  4. El_Sid liked Fishboy's post in the thread A Different Kind of Band Photography....

    I've been taking a fair number of pictures of live music performances recently - mostly bands playing in live music venues. Somebody...

    Sep 19, 2018 at 12:15 PM
  5. El_Sid replied to the thread What to photograph in bad weather?.

    Bad weather is when I sort out and process images taken in good weather - unless I'm out photographing the bad weather of course...;)

    Sep 18, 2018 at 1:47 PM
  6. El_Sid attached a file to the thread The quiet before the storm.

    Think I agree that the interesting part of the action is a bit too far back. A rough crop gave me this which I find a stronger image......

    Untitled.jpg Sep 18, 2018 at 1:45 PM
  7. El_Sid liked J H Foto's post in the thread Juvenile male Pheasant.


    P1009634copy.jpg Sep 18, 2018 at 1:32 PM
  8. El_Sid replied to the thread Program Mode::Aperture Priorty - D5300.

    When you change the settings away from those the camera suggests, the P* situation, you have overridden the internal program by telling...

    Sep 18, 2018 at 1:26 PM
  9. El_Sid replied to the thread Program Mode::Aperture Priorty - D5300.

    Everyone does that or something similar or worse. Ideally one should get into the habit of switching the camera back to some kind of...

    Sep 17, 2018 at 6:07 PM
  10. El_Sid replied to the thread I'm in the army now.

    He should demand his money back then, we can sill see him...:D It's definitely a :cool: shot.

    Sep 17, 2018 at 1:16 PM
  11. El_Sid replied to the thread Program Mode::Aperture Priorty - D5300.

    And all this is why I never use P mode....;):D My standby settings are A and M, even S rarely gets a look in. Possibly it's because...

    Sep 17, 2018 at 12:52 PM
  12. El_Sid replied to the thread Buying Used....

    But do they? Or is it more a case of what is being traded in and that a lot of people only trade in what they want to replace - they...

    Sep 17, 2018 at 12:40 PM
  13. El_Sid replied to the thread Pre-Owned Tamron Lens valuations..

    So far I've bought a BG-E2n grip which is currently attached to my 40D and a Panny G10 body and both are fine. I haven'y as yet bought...

    Sep 17, 2018 at 12:28 PM