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  1. GeoffR replied to the thread Batteries, camera killers?.

    I regularly carry a generator and a battery, it is called a car! Not much use for taking photographs away from the car park though!

    Jul 21, 2018 at 8:05 PM
  2. GeoffR replied to the thread Oh Oh, a blonde joke :o ....

    My favourite blond joke: A blond makes an appointment with her bank manager in Manhattan and, by arrangement, parks her Mercedes in the...

    Jul 21, 2018 at 5:39 PM
  3. GeoffR replied to the thread New Nikon Mirrorless.

    I wasn't meaning to suggest that the sub-mirror would be affected by focusing aids on the focusing screen, sorry if I gave that...

    Jul 21, 2018 at 5:32 PM
  4. GeoffR replied to the thread Batteries, camera killers?.

    I hadn't thought of leaking batteries but they too can be fatal. As it happens I have a mains adaptor for D2 and D3 cameras but the...

    Jul 21, 2018 at 4:29 PM
  5. GeoffR posted a new thread.

    Batteries, camera killers?

    No, I don't mean exploding batteries. Without the correct battery a digital camera is a paperweight, the EOS1D series and the single...

    Forum: The Lounge

    Jul 21, 2018 at 12:18 PM
  6. GeoffR replied to the thread Battery rip-off.

    No argument with that. However, there would be no market for fakes if the OEM kept prices sensible and licensed production. That way the...

    Jul 21, 2018 at 12:04 PM
  7. GeoffR replied to the thread Battery rip-off.

    For many years I was recommending that Nikon D2 and D3 users buy genuine batteries because my experience with third party batteries was...

    Jul 21, 2018 at 10:24 AM
  8. GeoffR replied to the thread New Nikon Mirrorless.

    The sub mirror, which directs light to the AF module is bang in the middle of the main mirror.

    Jul 20, 2018 at 9:32 PM
  9. GeoffR replied to the thread Auto focus points.

    Nikon cameras higher up the range have two. D7NNN and above, D500 and all the FX bodies. The AF Nikons I have used select focus point by...

    Jul 20, 2018 at 7:10 AM
  10. GeoffR replied to the thread Thought I would give another hobby an airing..

    Unless you are from the USA when both are pronounced Rowter

    Jul 20, 2018 at 7:06 AM
  11. GeoffR liked saxacat's post in the thread Auto focus points.

    Nikon also provides an app for both iOS and Android called Manual Viewer; you can download your manual which is fully searchable.

    Jul 19, 2018 at 7:11 PM
  12. GeoffR replied to the thread Oh Oh, a blonde joke :o ....

    Burgled Jack, not burglarized, you neighbours in the South have much to answer for. You don't need diplomatic immunity but watch out...

    Jul 19, 2018 at 7:07 PM
  13. GeoffR replied to the thread Cliff Richard.

    No amount of regret will restore a reputation. In my opinion amends have to be made and, to quote, let the punishment fit the crime.

    Jul 19, 2018 at 6:36 PM
  14. GeoffR replied to the thread Cliff Richard.

    Well I would find an award of £200,000 against me a punishment but I think you are correct.

    Jul 19, 2018 at 5:43 PM
  15. GeoffR replied to the thread Finally - a reason to leave the EU....

    Just as long as the result isn't this [MEDIA]

    Jul 19, 2018 at 4:42 PM