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      07-23-2012, 09:49 AM   #3634
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Drives: 340Xi MG 2017
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Quebec, Canada

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I love to shoot pictures, but my computer make me hating on processing. So I have tons of pictures to process, but no time to do so. I know I dont have the right tools tho; I guess a Core2Duo 2.2ghz with 4gb ram laptop wasnt made for picture processing after all. Besides, I was at the point where I needed to calibrate my lcd every month or so, and still get the neck pain that goes with "working too much on a laptop".

With the growing size of my catalog, it became ridiculous; waiting 30 seconds to 1 minute everytime I zoomed in or applied a setting to a picture. I was taking me twice to 3 times the time needed to process then to actually shoot.

Here comes the rookie:
I7 CPU @ 3.5ghz
16gb of 1600mhz ram
240gb SSD
2 X 3TB hd in raid 1
GTX560 1gb dual dvi @ 850mhz
Dell 2412M LCD

Cant wait to see the processing times with this beast!
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