Upgraded Equipment


posted on 25th of october, 2013

Finally tired of fighting the camera and the far-too-often "out of focus" issues when an image is not accepted, I went ahead and ordered a Canon 7D (upgrading from a T2i.)
I can't believe how much better my images are turning out! And, I wondered why I had waited so long to make the move.

Camera equipment is an investment in your business (or hobby, as it is for so many people.) But having quality equipment will make all your efforts much more worthwhile. Imagine finding yourself in a once-in-a-lifetime photo opportunity and being unable to get a quality shot! Kinda like a hole-in-one with nobody to witness....
I'm so glad I upgraded!

Comments (11)

Posted by Alvera on October 29, 2013
I'm married with a Nikon, but my first love was a Canon. Black body, long 200 mm legs, sharp and clear eyes... am I day dreaming or what?! Sorry!
Posted by Nikon4004 on October 29, 2013
One universal truth about equipment is that you will change bodies more often than a lens, so invest in good/best quality glass you can get and you will be happy. Most major camera manufacturers will use the same mount system for years so you do not haev to purchase new lenses everytime you upgrade your body. I shoot with all NIKON equipment and O can go back to lenses produced in teh 50's and still be OK< abeit no autofocus.
Posted by Bradcalkins on October 29, 2013
Thank you Bradcalkins, I`m looking at the tutorial now!

Cool. Just be glad it isn't like the new Olympus E-M1 - you can set microadjustments for EVERY one of the 37 AF points, for each end, and even lets you adjust for each end of a zoom range!!! Now that is a lot of fine tuning. What is cool, though, is that you can do the adjustment in live view and see where the focus is ending up as you adjust it (unlike most SLRs which don't have the phase detect sensors on the chip).

Lets see, I have 2 zooms and a macro, so five, times 37 is 185 adjustments to make!



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