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  • Jaf-Photo%s's Photo
    Jaf-Photo has posted in Moonrise at mountaineering camp in Landscape & Travel.
    It's a composite photo, which is the norm for night sky photography.
  • Jaf-Photo%s's Photo
    Jaf-Photo has posted in A7S ii or Canon 7D for Photography. in Sony Alpha Full Frame Cameras.
    In all fairness, the 7D is past its retirement age from a technical view point. It was a worthy camera at its time but digital photography has progressed by two or three generations since. Switchin...
  • Jaf-Photo%s's Photo
    Jaf-Photo has posted in A7R III delete all images in Sony Alpha Full Frame Cameras.
    I format whenever the card is nearing full. As I use LR to import and catalogue photos, I set it to not import duplicates. This means LR will only import photos that are new since the last import....
  • erick%s's Photo
    erick has posted in A7R III delete all images in Sony Alpha Full Frame Cameras.
    thanks but at the end ... is it better to delete all or to format  daily ? or is it better to delete all and to format once a month ?  i am using my cards each day
  • Username%s's Photo
    Username has posted in A7R III delete all images in Sony Alpha Full Frame Cameras.
    I agree that formatting is the best way to keep SD cards healthy. Moreover, it's apparently best to use a dedicated SD formatting tool:https://www.sdcard.org/downloads/formatter_4/ Nowadays, I on...
  • Username%s's Photo
    Username has posted in A7R III delete all images in Sony Alpha Full Frame Cameras.
    Would you care to enlighten the uninitiated as to what constitutes this alleged difference? And  maybe back up your claim with a source other than yourself?   Here's the fact: ...
  • Username%s's Photo
    Username has posted in A7S ii or Canon 7D for Photography. in Sony Alpha Full Frame Cameras.
    `       Yes. absolutely ! 
  • maurotandoi.photo%s's Photo
    maurotandoi.photo has started Tokyo in People.
    A7rIII | 85 1.4 GM | 1.4 | iso 200 | 1/2500[attachment=6103:DSC00572_edit-1.jpg]  
  • Chrissie%s's Photo
    Chrissie has posted in Moonrise at mountaineering camp in Landscape & Travel.
    Really nice result! Could you please elaborate on the "10 frames" a little bit?
  • Chasrazvrata%s's Photo
    Chasrazvrata has started Moonrise at mountaineering camp in Landscape & Travel.
      a6000 Rokinon 12/2.0 ISO 1600 10 frames at 10 sec shutter speed
    • Chrissie

      Really nice result!

      Could you please elaborate on the "10 frames" a little bit?

    • Jaf-Photo

      It's a composite photo, which is the norm for night sky photography.

  • LiveShots%s's Photo
    LiveShots has posted in A7R III delete all images in Sony Alpha Full Frame Cameras.
    On my a9 there are 7 memory slots, three retained in the camera (selected by menu or mode dial) and four (labelled M1-M4) that can be stored on the memory card.
  • VTC%s's Photo
    VTC has posted in A7R III delete all images in Sony Alpha Full Frame Cameras.
    Formatting destroys all custom settings, at least it does on a Sony A7Sii. I delete based on the date taken so my custom settings don't get wiped out. I've duplicated the custom settings file on th...
  • Alejandro Espeche%s's Photo
    Alejandro Espeche has started Ines in People.
    Sony A7R3 Batis 85 ISO640, 1/200s, f1.8  
  • lamontcranston%s's Photo
    lamontcranston has posted in a 6000 batteries end quickly in Sony Alpha APS-C and NEX Cameras.
    Hint from David Busch:Leave "Pre AF" OFF (default setting). David Busch says leaving Pre-Auto Focus On will deplete your battery much faster because auto focus will be ON even before you press the...
  • lamontcranston%s's Photo
    lamontcranston has posted in Battery Keeps Draining in Sony Alpha APS-C and NEX Cameras.
    Turn Airplane Mode ON and leave it ON.That should help a little.Also a good tip from David Busch:Leave "Pre AF" OFF (default setting). David Busch says leaving Pre-Auto Focus On will deplete your b...
  • eprom%s's Photo
    eprom has posted in Flash questions with A7R3 in Sony Alpha Full Frame Cameras.
    Hello, unfortunately, I nearly have the same experience. Yesterday I had a shoot indoors with mixed lighting ambient an flash. Camera was set to ISO 100 1/160 f1.4, sometimes 2.8, sometimes I went...
  • LiveShots%s's Photo
    LiveShots has posted in A6000 , saltwater, badluck & hope in Sony Alpha APS-C and NEX Cameras.
    Rice is the better solution to drying up wet electronics. It’s likely that Sony will declare the camera to be beyond reasonable repair.
  • mechanical_eye%s's Photo
    mechanical_eye has posted in A6000 , saltwater, badluck & hope in Sony Alpha APS-C and NEX Cameras.
    ` Salt water ? :-( Just replace it. Sony is just about giving away the a6000 these days. BTW, silica gel will not aid in drying out a device. It can only promote a drier friendlier shipp...
  • LiveShots%s's Photo
    LiveShots has posted in Gear driven sphere in Landscape & Travel.
    Thanks for posting…it is really impressive !
  • lkmurry1%s's Photo
    lkmurry1 has posted in Best Telephoto for Sony a6000, a6300, a6500 in Sony Alpha APS-C Lenses.
    Look at the  Sony FE 100-400mm F4.5–5.6 GM OSS
  • Pikeaxe%s's Photo
    Pikeaxe has posted in Gear driven sphere in Landscape & Travel.
    It is 10 feet tall. Pretty impressive in person. You can also see the picture on my Instagram page: https://www.instagram.com/pikeaxe_photography/ https://instagram.com/p/BY72BANgMai/
  • erick%s's Photo
    erick has posted in A7R III keep the focus area always in the center in Sony Alpha Full Frame Cameras.
    yes I found it thank you
  • Jaf-Photo%s's Photo
    Jaf-Photo has posted in Minolta AF on A7R II in Legacy Lenses.
    I use Minolta AF lenses on the A99II (same sensor). Most of them are sharp but some lose a bit of sharpness and contrast compared to a 24mp sensor. It's only a problem if pixel-peeping is important...
  • sundial215%s's Photo
    sundial215 has posted in Minolta AF on A7R II in Legacy Lenses.
    I am new to the Sony world.  I have been a Nikon and Canon user going back decades.  I still have some Canon FD and Nikon AF-S glass that I am using with my new A7R2.  My question co...
  • erick%s's Photo
    erick has posted in A7R III delete all images in Sony Alpha Full Frame Cameras.
    Thanks to all
  • Jaf-Photo%s's Photo
    Jaf-Photo has posted in A7R III delete all images in Sony Alpha Full Frame Cameras.
    I agree that formatting is the best way to keep SD cards healthy. Moreover, it's apparently best to use a dedicated SD formatting tool:https://www.sdcard.org/downloads/formatter_4/ Nowadays, I only...
  • ron777%s's Photo
    ron777 has posted in Reassigning the focus hold button 24-70mm GM 2.8 lens? in Sony Alpha Full Frame Lenses.
    Thank you for your reply. Actually, the lens was attached when I performed the menu search, but I will follow the approach outlined in your post and see if I can find it.
  • LiveShots%s's Photo
    LiveShots has posted in Reassigning the focus hold button 24-70mm GM 2.8 lens? in Sony Alpha Full Frame Lenses.
    The Focus Hold will only show in the menu when the lens is attached.   Try this…    1. Choose Menu > Custom Settings > Pre-AF > Off 2. Choose Menu > Custom Settings > Custom Key Sett...
  • ron777%s's Photo
    ron777 has started Reassigning the focus hold button 24-70mm GM 2.8 lens? in Sony Alpha Full Frame Lenses.
    Hello, I've just received the above noted lens to be used with an a7riii.  I have read that some have reassigned the lens mounted Focus Hold as a Back Focus button, and I would like to do the...
    • LiveShots

      The Focus Hold will only show in the menu when the lens is attached.
       
      Try this… 

       

      1. Choose Menu > Custom Settings > Pre-AF > Off

      2. Choose Menu > Custom Settings > Custom Key Settings > Focus Hold > AF On
    • ron777

      Thank you for your reply.

      Actually, the lens was attached when I performed the menu search, but I will follow the approach outlined in your post and see if I can find it.

  • LiveShots%s's Photo
    LiveShots has posted in A7R III delete all images in Sony Alpha Full Frame Cameras.
    Depends on the 'hard drive'.   Formatting a spinning disk is a lot different than overwriting a solid state memory card. There's a lot more effort involved formatting a disk than erasing the c...
  • CHARPU%s's Photo
    CHARPU has started A7 III continuous autofocus big issue in video mode. (Aps-c lenses) in Sony Alpha Full Frame Cameras.
    As I was playing around with my brand new A7 III and feeling the beautiful tingling sensation generated by the HYPE I notice this:   When using the Continuos autofocus on video mode and track...
  • erick%s's Photo
    erick has posted in A7R III delete all images in Sony Alpha Full Frame Cameras.
    `    Formatting a card is very different from formatting a hard drive.    Sorry but it cannot be very different
  • Chrissie%s's Photo
    Chrissie has posted in A7R III delete all images in Sony Alpha Full Frame Cameras.
    Formatting a card is very different from formatting a hard drive.      Would you care to enlighten the uninitiated as to what constitutes this alleged difference? And maybe back...
  • Username%s's Photo
    Username has posted in A7R III delete all images in Sony Alpha Full Frame Cameras.
    `    Formatting a card is very different from formatting a hard drive. Keep  it to a minimum to extend working  life and maintain write speed. 
  • LiveShots%s's Photo
    LiveShots has posted in Gear driven sphere in Landscape & Travel.
    That looks amazing... do you have a picture that shows the whole thing?
  • cremaley%s's Photo
    cremaley has posted in A6000 Purchaser.....should I get the 55-210 Zoom? in Sony Alpha APS-C Lenses.
    Got mine for $149.99 from Best Buy. Gave me full credit towards a 18mm-135mm lens for $599.99. Love the 18mm-135mm because it does 99% of the shooting I enjoy doing.
  • Pikeaxe%s's Photo
    Pikeaxe has posted in Gear driven sphere in Landscape & Travel.
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