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      04-24-2012, 01:44 PM   #3103
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Fuji X-pro1 and 35mm f1.8 received today.. Coincidentally a firmware update was released today as well..

first impressions.. Looks great
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      04-24-2012, 01:45 PM   #3104
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Fuji X-pro1 and 35mm f1.8 received today.. Coincidentally a firmware update was released today as well..

first impressions.. Looks great
somethings missing though....

you didn't post pictures
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      04-24-2012, 01:51 PM   #3105
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somethings missing though....

you didn't post pictures
no time today, just random shots around the house.. I will give you a full review in the weekend
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      04-24-2012, 02:14 PM   #3106
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The 14mm and 85mm are for FF and APS-C. I wonder if there is any vignetting with the 14mm on FF though?
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      04-24-2012, 02:22 PM   #3107
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The 14mm and 85mm are for FF and APS-C. I wonder if there is any vignetting with the 14mm on FF though?
You're right, it does say FF and APS-C. I just saw the APS-C part.
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      04-25-2012, 09:30 AM   #3108
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Any of you guys use the LEE filters system?
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Any of you guys use the LEE filters system?
Yes, I have the filter holder for my GND filters, not Lee filters though.
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      04-25-2012, 01:51 PM   #3110
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How do you like the filter holder? There isn't a single place here that has it in stock.
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How do you like the filter holder? There isn't a single place here that has it in stock.
I don't understand why a company with such an in-demand product can't ramp up production and keep the product in stock. You can't make money if you aren't selling a product. It may raise the reseller market price, but it doesn't help the OEM producer. I see Lee filter holders for sale on POTN every now and then, but they rarely last more than a few minutes.
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      04-25-2012, 02:22 PM   #3112
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How do you like the filter holder? There isn't a single place here that has it in stock.
Work well for me so far, seems like good quality product.
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I don't understand why a company with such an in-demand product can't ramp up production and keep the product in stock. You can't make money if you aren't selling a product. It may raise the reseller market price, but it doesn't help the OEM producer. I see Lee filter holders for sale on POTN every now and then, but they rarely last more than a few minutes.
Yes, they suck. They make great products, but cannot get their production ramped to keep up with the demand... bastards.

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Work well for me so far, seems like good quality product.
Cool. What GND filter do you use with it?
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      04-26-2012, 08:57 AM   #3115
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Getting my Nikkor 70-200/2.8 delivered today!
congrats!
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This is the first used lens I'm buying. So i'm a bit nervous about the real condition; even if the buyer stated it was clean and completely functionnal.

If its in the condition the seller said it was, I think this deal was a STEAL. If not; well somebody's gonna get it back
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Getting my Nikkor 70-200/2.8 delivered today!
Good luck, that's supposed to be a wonderful lens. I consider my Canon 70-200mm one of my major and most versatile tools.

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For the guys who are wildlife photogs, and some of us who are interested in birds...

Audubon Birds - A Field Guide to North American Birds for iPad/iPhone is 99 cents (regularly $19.99) today to celebrate John J. Audubon's Birthday
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      04-26-2012, 10:37 AM   #3119
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Now I will start looking (and saving) for a Nikkor 24-70 to complete my holy trinity. And somewhere after that or in between, I will take delivery of my D800.

This is gonna be an awesome photo season!
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      04-26-2012, 10:41 AM   #3120
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cool! That's a lot of money to spend on a hobby
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For the guys who are wildlife photogs, and some of us who are interested in birds...

Audubon Birds - A Field Guide to North American Birds for iPad/iPhone is 99 cents (regularly $19.99) today to celebrate John J. Audubon's Birthday
Just bought it. Couldnt find any review that says if it works fine in Canada; but I guess there's only one way to know!
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Just received confirmation of my first official photo assignment for the Canadian federal government!

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Just received confirmation of my first official photo assignment for the Canadian federal government!

Congrats.

Hopefully, photography will be paying the mortgage soon.

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ahah; that will require a lot more assignments

Cash down on my next lens is a good start tho ;p
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