Teaching an old dog new tricks...

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  1. mrf17

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    Although my productivity at the bench has been dismal lately (medical issues, teenagers and work), I found a little time to experiment with the "other side" of our hobby... photographing our builds. In keeping with the latest trend of white backgrounds, I am experimenting with f-stops, apertures and photoshop and am still in the learning phase (besides, my old blue backdrop cloth was a pretty lame attempt to hide my inadequacies with a camera). The following models have been posted here before, but I wanted to share the new pics with you. The new galleries are posted on my website. Thanks for looking!

    Mark
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    Pretty good results there mate.
    From one old dog to another. What little I do know.
    The slower the shutter speed, the longer the focus distance you get. Faster shutter speeds get just the area you used to focus will be In focus.
    Rather than the F-stop, use the shutter speeds to experiment with.
    Good-on-yah.
     
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    Done good there Mark! :thumbright:
     
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    Kits look real nice and the pics seem spot on...
     
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    Neat !
    Ed
     
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    Those are well done models and like your pics.
     
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    Excellent work, model and photography. Experimenting is the best thing you can do with the camera. Do keep up the great work sir!:cool:
     
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    Good stuff!
     
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    Agree with all - pics and models look great to me!
     
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    Lovely models and nice shots, always difficult to get a clean white background.
     
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