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I am a floor-level three-shift factory worker by profession. My hobbies are movies, reading, photography and living in peace. I'm definitely not a photographer. I just like to use a camera and record a memory of things I see around me. Been doing this since I was 14 years old and I'm not any sort of enthusiast about it. I just like it :)

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Mar
23
comment How would a mobile phone with external zoom lens compare vs DSLR?
Yeh, though when money is an issue... ;)
Mar
23
answered How would a mobile phone with external zoom lens compare vs DSLR?
Mar
22
revised Green dot inside the viewfinder always blinks in manual mode in my D5200. Is this normal?
split in separate paragraphs for easier reading
Mar
21
comment Distinguish between original and photo-shop
Similar: How can I tell if a photo is real or faked? and How to identify if a photo is photoshopped without looking at its digital code? Somewhat related: How was this image where a person appears to lift a paved road created? The question What must I buy to take amazing product photos? raised some suspicion on the reality of the sample images.
Mar
21
revised How to have colors in Milky-way?
trying to make it a bit more clear and easier to read
Mar
21
comment Any help on suitable milkyway lenses
+1 for mentioning the only weakness. Mine is a bit off. What can cause different aberration on left side and right side of photo? I bought the lens online and I guess it received a hit in mail.
Mar
21
comment Any help on suitable milkyway lenses
Yeah, not much coma in the Samyang/Rokinon 14mm lens. You can check for yourself from this poor weather star photo far from anything good, but at least it confirms no coma: full resolution fine jpeg (12 MB).
Mar
21
comment Any help on suitable milkyway lenses
And it is the Samyang 14mm f/2.8 lens in this question about adjusting focus ring. Focusing a manual focus lens is so much more easy than what it is to manually focus an AF lens.
Mar
21
comment Any help on suitable milkyway lenses
Related: What lens characteristics are important in star photography?
Mar
20
comment How can I identify duplicate image files?
Google detect duplicate images actually works as promised. There is a good number of such software to be found. Can you recommend anything else than Picasa?
Mar
19
reviewed Leave Open Is there anything good in the cheapest point and shoot cameras besides high megapixel count?
Mar
19
reviewed Close How can I find all sets of photos taken on the same date across years
Mar
19
comment How can I find all sets of photos taken on the same date across years
They know about Exif too, in SO. Though they call it metadata over there.
Mar
19
reviewed Close What are the pixel needs for huge prints?
Mar
19
reviewed Reviewed Will the vibrations of a motorcycle be harmful to a DSLR?
Mar
19
revised Will the vibrations of a motorcycle be harmful to a DSLR?
added some ?-marks; edited title; added a tag
Mar
19
reviewed Edit Will a Nikon lens work on a Sony compact camera?
Mar
19
revised Will a Nikon lens work on a Sony compact camera?
note the non-removeable lens bit. aompact camera
Mar
18
revised How can I have the LiveView of my camera displayed on a TV or Laptop screen?
edited question title to reflect what was asked; edited text; added a tag
Mar
18
comment How can I have the LiveView of my camera displayed on a TV or Laptop screen?
@Erin - Just a moment ago I tried this "If you plug the camera in to a TV via HDMI, then for most cameras, whatever would normally show up on the LCD should be displayed on the TV and the controls on the camera will function as normal." and it works as it should on a cheap Sony SLT model. Using the camera, taking photos and seeing it all on TV like in LiveView display; all OK.