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bio website properspective.com
location Minneapolis
age 30
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Photographer, tech head, and extreme sport enthusiast.

I'm an amateur who likes to shoot everything from portraits to landscapes. My favorite venues are half way up a 14k mountain, Ontario in Fall, and the Mediterranean at sunset.

I love talking technology, new equipment, and Canon lenses.

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comment Getting Second Camera - Suggestion (Canon 5D III vs Sony A7R / A7s)
Explaining why you want a second camera might help. For example, saying "I want a second car; I have a corvette now, what should I buy?" doesn't make much sense.
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comment Help with cellphone photos
How about an example image?
May
21
awarded  Nice Answer
May
19
comment I'm having trouble recovering a deleted image. Much older deleted images are showing up in the program, but not this one which was erased yesterday
photo.stackexchange.com/q/1125/4892 - Try another option. PhotoRec for example.
May
18
comment Why is my 430EX firing sporadically on my 40D?
Sounds like a battery issue.
May
17
comment Is there a plug-in to create a satin-like texture/light effect?
Could you post an example of this effect?
May
17
answered How to transfer from Galaxy 5 to PC without loss of quality?
May
17
comment Why don't manufacturers include shutter count in the camera menus?
@DanWolfgang he is likely referring to recent events with magic lantern. It's quite an unfortunate situation and I do know of some professional videographers who are pulling back usage of the firmware - petapixel.com/2015/04/14/…
May
16
comment Photographing people at work: What is your workflow for being invited or getting access?
Ask. Then repeat.
May
16
comment Why don't manufacturers include shutter count in the camera menus?
Why exactly would they offer shutter count as a feature? Is it going to help sell more units? Are you sure that no camera manufactures do include this functionality and make it as hard as you describe(hint:no).
May
14
answered When bracketing photos, how do you keep track of them during post?
May
14
comment What do I need to do to take Aurora borealis photos by iPhone4S?
Aaron. I get your point. I've lived in Duluth MN and now live further south in Minneapolis. Thanks.
May
13
comment What do I need to do to take Aurora borealis photos by iPhone4S?
@Aaron - Yes it varies of course on your distance from light sources and just pure luck! But using an iPhone you will certainly need all of the best luck you can get!
May
12
comment Editing and saving RAW files, and the relationship to the XMP sidecar files
Ya I knew you knew but I'm just afraid that people might assume LR is doing something that I don't believe is default behavior and can really be a shock for some when it comes to backup/restores!
May
12
comment Editing and saving RAW files, and the relationship to the XMP sidecar files
Lightroom has the option to store changes to sidecar files. It can also save edits in its library/database so keep that in mind.
May
12
comment How can I light a staged showroom interior, where there is no ceiling to bounce light from?
Put the speedlights on stands and zoom them out.
May
11
awarded  Notable Question
May
10
answered Which color for a job interview portrait?
May
8
comment How can I see the photo settings like f-stop, ISO etc. of a image?
@aandreev - Kind of like my answer below? Ha
May
7
answered How can I see the photo settings like f-stop, ISO etc. of a image?