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comment Is manual focusing a viable option with the Canon 6D, 100-400 IS L II, and 1.4 Extender?
Given the subjective nature of the question (how good is good enough?), I'd suggest renting a TC if you can and try it out for yourself. Having tried a 1.4 TC on the Mark 1 version of that lens, I was really unimpressed with its performance with moving subjects, and I've not yet found a great opportunity to try again with a static subject.
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comment Are there cameras that autofocus during an exposure?
@PeterM - I think this is an "incremental improvement" sort of thing. I can regularly pan down to around 1/60 for cars moving straight across my FOV, but I can't get anywhere close to that for cars approaching on an angle, let's say. I'm not looking to pan for a couple seconds, but a little improvement would be welcome.
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comment Are there cameras that autofocus during an exposure?
@PeterM - I was thinking that if implemented anything like Canon's AI focus, the rate of change would be close to constant -- not completely unlike star tracking (though obviously quicker). If you're tracking a subject moving at a known rate of speed, lens movement might start at the same speed right off the bat.
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comment Are there cameras that autofocus during an exposure?
I'm looking for focus during an exposure, as in a panning shot where the subject's distance varies during the exposure.
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asked Are there cameras that autofocus during an exposure?
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comment How do I eliminate this shadow from my product photography?
Just a shot from a review...
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answered How do I eliminate this shadow from my product photography?
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answered Tamron 24-70mm 2.8f What is the best Canon to go with?
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answered Which is a cheap remote shutter release for Canon 600D?
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comment Why is the bottom half my picture black when shooting with Cowboy Studio remote triggers?
Check the flash sync speed of your camera - it's likely 1/200 or 1/250. It's possible to go faster than that with a flash capable of High Speed Sync, but that won't be an option with a manual flash.
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answered Why is the bottom half my picture black when shooting with Cowboy Studio remote triggers?
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answered How to shoot a reflection in a ball bearing without appearing in it?
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comment What's the generic term for portable flashes (Speedlites, Speedlights etc)?
Agreed. I think at this point, "hotshoe flash" is pretty much equivalent to "facial tissue" -- absolutely correct, and quite uncommon in normal speech.