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Go /p/ro:
• Please post images that are JPG format, smaller than 1 MB, and/or about 1000 pixels on the longest side.
• Expect to be judged harshly. Learn to deal with it.

Want:
• We come here for photos, so post yours as often as possible, even if "image unrelated" to your text.
• "Flickr/500px/Tumblr/Facebook/Portfolio" threads are for critique and networking
• Use "Recent Photos" threads if you are shy or only want to post a couple of photos.
• Shared raw files which we can collectively edit for discussion of post-processing techniques, are encouraged.
• Use the catalog to consolidate similar topics (photographic themes, images or technical gear threads)

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Last thread: >>3293171

Read the sticky first!

Post anything gear related, cameras, lenses, filters, bags, tripods, other accessories (clothing, fancy straps, Leica) etc...
Post your question here, instead of starting a new thread about which lens to buy or what are the best beginner cameras.

And don't forget, be polite!
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>>3297407
>leicas cant be that expensive
u wot m8
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Oh no, Canon!
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>>3297451
just referring to the M8 specifically, I was on the fence about a few M9 listings i saw going for around $2k, with the shitty crop factor and IR issues and age of the damn things I was sure the M8 was cheaper by now. Guess it isn't really.
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>>3296811

I went with the a7iii because of optimal image quality
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>>3297476

Don't meme me bro

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Post pictures you've recently taken of your cat (or cats). Rate others' cats and cat photos.
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>>3297343
Agreed, but still, sometimes in a fluid situation, especially with animals or kids, it's more important to get the shot, even if it's not perfect.
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Is there a way for me to bond with my cat while improving my colours in post?

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>>3296340
This made me chuckle out loud after a shitty day, thank you.
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I have a large series of this sociopathic behavior, one highlight.

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This is my grandma's cat. She just lost like 20lbs

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Panoramic Edition

Old thread >>3289591
All film related questions and general film discussion is to take place in this thread

Please post photos, we want to see beautiful grainy goodness!

>posting in /fgt/ doesn't make you gay, unless you use the cropped panorama mode on your memeju

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>>3297060
Film is only worth it with any certainty when the format or quality is outside what digital can do. Folding medium format (Zeiss Super Ikonta, Konica Pearl, Perkeo, Kodak stuff)? Worthwhile. Tiny 35mm rangefinder or autofocus compacts (XA, Contax T2/T3, Stylus Epic)? Still worthwhile, at least until they come up with curved sensors to solve the short rear focus problem which causes fringing on digital but not on film. Your standard run of the mill 35mm system camera has little place in 2018, unless you buy to use with the lenses for the system you already have because they're also good on digital like Contax/Yashica.
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How much harder is developing E6 compared to C41? Wanna get a Tetenal e6 kit
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I just bought a Yashica 35 Electro GSN, does anyone have any experience with it? What do yall think about the camera?
>inb4 its a shitty camera that you should sell on arrival
I got it for 80 USD
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>>3297465
It’s a great camera. $80 is a complete rip off though.
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So I've had this issue a couple of times (bare with me, I have about 6 months of experience, took up filming/editing as a sort of new found passion and have been self teaching myself and learning on the go basically) but last night I was recording some live music and I had slight light flicker.

Now I understand some of the concepts surrounding the "light flicker", that you have ntsc and pal lighting (50hz vs 60hz I believe) and you have to adjust your settings to that along with your shutter speed. I'm currently in Europe, so I had my camera set to PAL with a fps of 25 and shutter speed of 50 and I was still getting this flickering. Once I brought it down to 30 it basically went away, but I was worried I would get weird motion blur/movement if I recorded in 1/30.

What should I have done to appropriately deal with this situation?

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/rpt/, cows doing cow stuff edition

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Finally picked up a camera, how am I doing?

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>>3297479

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>>3297481
i thought i killed all the necromancers in Skyrim

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What happens when fuckin' SLAV comes to Japan? This thread.

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holy shit almost all of these are fucking horrible. I'm japanese and love seeing stuff from there but most of these could've been taken anywhere in the world save for the signs with writing. Absolutely no thought went into them and it shows
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>>3296666
it's an ironic deconstruction of the "I went to Japan and only took snapshits because everything looked so AESTHETIC to me" genre
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>>3296239
>>3296240
Horrid editing
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>>3297171
XD experimenting
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>>3295780
Need more like this

the thread reach it's limit, and the problem is still unsolved.

Bring the conversation here, and let's make an end to this drama already for god's sake
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>>3297429
What a fucking piece of shit.
Regarding the false donation for the earthquake, other posters called him out on his con and he replied:
>yeah these are the addresses. Sorry copy and pasted the wrong ones. It doesn't matter though i'll just transfer all the funds that got send to the addresses in the original post to these addresses [the Red Cross addresses]

I was neutral to this whole thing but wanting to profit from a tragedy like that takes a special kind of asshole now honestly, fuck him in the ass.
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Also the idea, concept and design of lamboticket (besides that lambo bullshit) is stolen from

https://cryptopiece.com/
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>>3297250
>>3297252
how did we figure out what chosis looks like in the first place to identify him from Twenty Sided Store on Facebook/YouTube
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>>3297437
Which is stolen from that million pixel website thing from 2005
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>>3297445
there's a photo he proudly took and when you zoom the agent's sunglasses you can see Chosis in the reflection.

we went full CSI at this case

What photography book(s) can I find the girl from the movie Laura (1979) directed by photographer David hamilton?

I searched and found some in "Les Ombres de l'été - La classe de danse" aka "Shadows of a Summer (1979)" but its an expensive portfolio with only 12 photographs. Maybe the same or more of her pictures are in a later book but its hard to find any previews!
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>>3295493
Divide and conquer
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Regardless of whether this is art or not, there are sexualized shots evoking troublesome people.
There's also a difference if beauty excludes youth, if beauty is independent of age or if beauty requires youth. I guess here we've seen every kind of people.
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>>3295520
Beauty is subjective but as the saying goes, youth is beauty.
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>>3295493
Don't get me wrong, I'm not complaining, and I truly like Sally Mann's work, but last I knew, /p/ had a strict "nobody under 18" rule!
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>>3297246
I don't see that in global or /p/ rules. /s/ appears to have such a rule. I have posted a few here and have seen a couple other posters do so without stirring up controversy. Caveat: Be that as it may, I was hammered once for posting a pic of Dawn's younger daughter on /b/ as it was deemed 1) a "child model" and 2) a "sexualized image", despite the fact that the photo was just of her simply standing fully clothed in my den, and was included in their family album kept on their coffee table.

I can see the logic of policing the board so as to disallow threads dedicated to young actresses or Dance Mom girls, but sharing of tasteful cute innocent photos actually taken by /p/ should at least be tolerated. I won First Place in a contest earlier this month with an entry of a girl with a lollipop but don't feel like I could share my winning shot on this photography board as it might be thought to reach the "suggestive" or "provocative" level on the scale of innocence. But here is one by Bert Stern. Note: actress Sue Lyon was 18 in this pic.

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Anyone here like to repair cameras? How did you get into it? What sorta cameras and repairs have you done?

I'm thinking about getting a broken rollei for ~50$ and trying to repair the shutter and then sell it.
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Bump because I'm also interested in these. I feel like there's a lot you can do with just basic soldering knowledge.
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>>3297365
There seems to be dust inside my viewfinder (I wiped the focus screen through the lens flange but it hasn't changed so it must be on the other side) but I don't want to open it. I'm reasonably practical/tech savvy but I think I'd do more harm than good in this case. How do you even open a DSLR? Do you just prise it open like a cheap TV remote control, or are there screws hidden about the place?
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>>3297365
Check for a YouTube tutorial and learn how to repair it yourself.
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>>3297468
Ok, that's the plan. Just ordered the broken boye!

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I've been to a park and took these recently. Might have overedited some. Post some park themed photographs as well

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>>3292632
I second this. Also, I'd say avoid center weighted compositions and stick to rule of thirds for the time being. They can work, but here your center weighted photos are by far the weakest.

>>3292618
>>3292610
>>3292606
These are pretty well composed/balanced with a clear subject. Granted a lot of your other photos have a clear subject too, but they are either uninteresting subjects or not composed/exposed well enough to create interest. Anyway, The point here is that these aren't center weighted and they're your best. Keep shooting lad bretty gud
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>>3293099
can you post the original?
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1 step ahead of archiving -> bump
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>>3297153

dude why
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>>3292606
just Got in the water and got the best shot i could with my phone.

Hello /p/, I just inherited my Grandfather’s camera when he died and I want to use it to fulfill my dream of wildlife/landscape photography. Never took a picture from a proper camera before, only phone and cheap disposable ones you got for the caravan holiday. Total photography noob. Anything I need to know before I attempt anything?
Pic related, google image of the camera model.

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>>3295749
Praktica cameras were manufactured in the ddr
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>>3295748
Sell it. Buy a digital.
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>>3295748
>Anything I need to know before I attempt anything?
Just learn the basics, buy a digital cheap camera (with interchangeable lenses).
Start using program. Understand what the measurements means. Watch tutorials on youtube, learn not only technical but composition aspects. Read books, absorb knowledge. Question and critique your own work to improve it. Try anything new. Ahem, buy a Nikon. Use Nikkor lenses. Don't sell your camera, or if you do, you'll eventually want to shoot film. This is from my experience.
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>>3295748
>Hello /p/
>I want to fulfill my dream of wildlife/landscape photography.
First step would be to get off /p/ and go /out/
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yes avoid this place if you want to actually progress in photography in literally any shape or form. This place will only teach you to hate yourself

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>tfw you fell for the DSLR meme
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>>3297345
this bottom loves bigger grips
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>>3297345
>>3297372
Chad DSLR user
>big grips for manly hands that work out
>no lens compromises for size/weight because Chad works out
>big battery so Chad can spend all day shooting bikini models
>camera size signals to girls that Chad is a worthy mate

Basedboy mirrorless user
>tiny camera for tiny girly hands
>lenses compromised because basedboy doesn't lift
>tiny battery because mirrorless users hardly shoot
>camera size warns girls to stay away
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>>3297377
wtf is there a filter for onions?
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>>3297379
they put the filter on when this video came out
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8SAKdoV0l9w
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I have a Nikon D5500 as a first DSLR and it was a tough choice. I thought mirrorless was going to be my first serious camera, but when I compared sizes between APS-C sensors, the Fuji X-A5 series and the Sony A6000's there wasn't that much a difference in body size.

With DSLR's, I don't have to worry about battery life.
The phase detect autofocus is pretty good
There's a good amount of lenses available.
They're easier to handle telephoto lens.
I'm putting in money into a system which retains value.

I know I'm giving up video, but that's okay.

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https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-05-20/new-sony-ceo-to-detail-shift-away-from-gadgets-in-mid-term-plan

gg no re.

enjoy your sony toys while you can.
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>>3297415

I would argue that the market for ilc’s has stabilized at this point. Everyone has a camera that is at least five years old and still produces great results. We aren’t seeing the quantum leap in features and quality with every new body that we saw from 2003-2010. A nine year old Nikon still holds the #10 spot for high iso on dxomark. Nine years before it was released, DSLR’s weren’t even a thing. There needs to be a new seismic shift in image quality and usability before we see another gold rush.
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>>3297212

Sony also just recently stated this.
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>>3297424
Kind of like how European soccer clubs always make an announcement saying they are committed to the team's manager a week before sacking them.
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>>3297417
Agree. Unlike computers, smartphones and other tech, RAW image quality hasn't increased all that much. You could buy a D700 or 5D Mark II and good used glass and be set because cameras dont get "slower" or lose image quality over time at all, unlike computers which need to stay upgraded to deal with new software and hardware challenges. A camera that took technically great photos when it came out will still produce fantastic results in a decade barring shutter life or other issues.
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>>3297359
You still can't
-shoot fast moving objects
-get a good looking image in dark
-crop photo
-have decent photo from objects far away
with smartphone.
These are also the reasons why normies used to buy SLRs instead of point and shoot.
I don't think that decline in interchangeable lens camera sales has nothing to do with smartphones. My theory is that young people are too stupid to use things that are more complex to use.
You see that in software. I remember time when every new update in sw meant more features. Nowadays I dread what things they are going to take away this time.

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Okay boys, here's a niche thread. Have you ever wanted to shoot those cheapish Zeiss SLR lenses but never known a fucking thing about the C/Y mount? Here's the thread for you.

Ranked by Reliability
1. Contax S2/S2b (Fully Mechanical, meter only)
2. Yashica FX-2, FX-3, FX-3 Super 2000, FX-7 (Fully Mechanical, meter only)
3. Contax 139 Quartz (with a serial of 150,000 or higher), 159MM
4. Contax RTS II, RTS III, Aria
5. Yashica FR, FR I, XF-D
6. Essentially all other C/Y bodies mainly due to bad electronics

Ranked by Price for working example
1. All Yashica Bodies (extremely cheap, $20 or less)
2. Contax 137 (~$40, Completely electronic and hilariously unreliable)
3. 139 Quartz, RTS I (~$60)
4. 167 MT (~$90)

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FX-D quartz is definitely worth picking up. The Super feels like a cheap piece of shit in comparison. I killed my quartz with a dodgy flash but it was one of the nicest 35mm SLRs I owned, really sturdy and ergonomic

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what are some "cheapish" Zesis lenses?
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>>3297454
no such thing really but CY mount isn't some hidden gem, you'd find a good contax-g rangefinder lens for the same price as decent CY glass
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>>3297456
contax g lenses are absolutely abysmal to adapt because of the focusing mechanism

dont even bother dont even bother especially since most voightlander lenses are just as good
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>>3297460
exactly, any zeiss lens that can be adapted easily wont be cheap

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Am I missing out by not going in a group to take photographs? I know people in my city that constantly gather and walk around taking photos (mostly boring portraits) and I just don't get; on the contrary, in my opinion you should be alone without any distractions.

Am I in the wrong? Am I the problem and I'm just frustrated for my lack of social skills?

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Holy shit. Ok, so your social skills aren't that hot. Well guess what? There are countless millions just like you. Just fucking go. Your life obviously isn't getting any better by posting on fucking 4chan.

Also, I want to see some photos of these photographers in action.
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>>3297411
No hope, OP is the guy on the middle of the top row. The dude with the lens cap on the camera.
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Where are you OP?
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>>3297282
Tell that to Bruce Geldon.
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>>3297272
>Being this autismo



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