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Dec
30
comment Why do pictures of fire come out purple?
this makes me think that phone has NO IR filter at all!!
Dec
30
comment Why do pictures of fire come out purple?
@CLockeWork - its highly unlikely you'll find a ready-made IR filter for your phone tbh...
Dec
30
comment Why do pictures of fire come out purple?
@MichaelNielsen - yes it would, use blu-tak.
Dec
30
comment Why do pictures of fire come out purple?
not really - the only method i can think of is to find some sort of extra IR filter and put it over you lens. You could possibly get one off a dead camera sensor.
Dec
30
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Dec
30
answered Why do pictures of fire come out purple?
Dec
25
comment What does a 'nano crystal coat' do on this lens?
wow. Now THATS how to do an answer!!!
Dec
22
comment Are older Hasselblad H series cameras worth investing in?
yes as i remembered - the advance winder and locking clips only work in the one orientation.
Dec
21
comment Are older Hasselblad H series cameras worth investing in?
Actually Im fairly sure they dont, its 6x6 on the v, and 645 landscape on the H. on the H digital its a smaller frame which puts me off the H3D (which i was offered recently at a VERY good price)
Dec
21
comment Are older Hasselblad H series cameras worth investing in?
Thanks Brad (i have actually owned a 500EL briefly, probably should have mentioned that) Question regarding your last comment - I'm not sure what you mean, as the V backs only mount on one orientation, and its a square frame anyway, so makes no difference??!!
Dec
20
comment How do I attach the Gorillapod to provide the best stabilization in different stituations?
I think this is a case of "if you cant figure it out, you shouldnt be using one"
Dec
20
comment How can I capture blurry movement and freeze a subject in the same photograph?
I quite like it as-is to be honest, its a bit different. Im not convinced its done on purpose to fool people.
Dec
19
comment What is causing the strange lighter circles in images taken with my Canon 15-85?
@MichaelNielsen - ^^^^^^ :-)
Dec
19
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Dec
19
answered How can I capture blurry movement and freeze a subject in the same photograph?
Dec
19
answered What am I losing by going with a Gorillapod rather than a traditional tripod?
Dec
19
comment Why does my Neewer external flash take a long time to recharge?
oh! yes that is a long time... try brand new, good quality batteries - I tend to use NiMh rechargeables
Dec
19
comment Why does my Neewer external flash take a long time to recharge?
How long does it normally take?
Dec
19
comment What is causing the strange lighter circles in images taken with my Canon 15-85?
@Kermia - I have added an image to explain what it happening better
Dec
19
revised What is causing the strange lighter circles in images taken with my Canon 15-85?
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