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Aug 8, 2019 12:06:38   #
rlv567 wrote:
Be advised that ON1 2019.6 (which is the current version) has CR3 support!

Loren - in Beautiful Baguio City



That is GREAT NEWS Thank You.
 
Aug 8, 2019 05:34:45   #
I use lightroom. I like ON1 and thought that I would use it as a backup in case anything happened to LR. However their lack of support for CR3 formats changed my plans.
Jul 23, 2019 06:34:35   #
blue-ultra wrote:
It is called Slideshow 10 Ultimate. Does a real nice job. It allows both jpegs and video including audio media... Try the free trial version...


This looks really interesting. On paper it looks like an outstanding replacement for Slideshow Gold or Pro. Especially if the rumors are true of them going out of business.
Jul 9, 2019 05:45:53   #
charlienow wrote:
Thanks for the great rundown on the area...not sure about the lobster rolls, but will definitely have a couple of lobsters for you...hope you like them....


You will be sure about the rolls when you have them.

Try The Crab Shack - on the main drive. Their New England Clam chowder is the Best also.

You can't miss it it there is always a line.
Jun 7, 2019 05:48:41   #
There are quite a few manufacturers that have not yet supported CR3 format. The answers that I am seeing is that Canon is not supplying enough information for them to decrypt the format and allow editing within their applications. On1 Raw and others fall into that category. So I would suggest that you research what is currently supported before you purchase.

Why Canon is making it so difficult is beyond me. Seems like they would benefit from making it easier to incorporate new formats in the various applications.
Jun 3, 2019 06:09:11   #
Check out FoCal completely automatic but last checked works for Nikon and Canon only. I have it and it works great.
 
Mar 27, 2019 11:57:32   #
I do not deny your comments but at the same time I don't think I am missing the point. I was actually hoping that it would work as normal on my EOS R with the adapter. I could have lived with manually setting the camera to aps-c mode but I was worried that the constant ticking of the lens trying to stabilize would at some point harm the lens. The exercise was disappointing but I actually came out ahead in many ways except the extended reach.

Currently there are a number of aps-c lenses out there now that with the firmware upgrade and some without work well with the adapter.
Mar 26, 2019 08:22:05   #
Your right of course. I was just my thinking not what I actually meant.

Also I don't believe that all the firmware for each lens can be changed or is economically feasible. In either case I didn't want to wait around especially now that I found my IQ went up exponentially.

I would have waited for a native EOS Zoom but I think that will also be awhile.
Mar 26, 2019 07:56:15   #
For those that have moved to the EOS R and are trying to use EF-S Lenses. I have found that not all non-Canon Lenses are compatible. This is documented in various places but is somewhat non explicit. In my case I had a Tamron 18-270 (B008) that would work ok but would not notify the camera to switch into aps-c mode ( this issue can be mitigated by manually switching to aps-c through the menus.) Additionally it had a problem with IS and it had to be switched to off.

I was not satisfied with the IQ so I decided to look for another FF lens to replace this EF-S (This thanks to the idea being put in my head by CHG Canon). Wound up getting a Canon 70-300 to replace the Tamron. No regrets at all on this unexpected purchase at all.

The point being if you are going to use EF-S lenses with the EOS R make sure they are Canon or are 100%compatible.
Mar 22, 2019 06:14:46   #
LOVE THIS CAMERA! It was bought as a backup but has evolved into a regular carry in places I don't want to carry my DSLR now my EOS R. It has as improved my wife's photography 200%.

My daughter has the G9 II and loves it. Consumers report rates them both in the top 10.
Mar 17, 2019 06:54:30   #
Lucky you. Barcelona is one of my favorite cities in the world. Been going there for over 30 years on business in the beginning now just for pleasure. Architecture, food and sights are all top notch.

Consider the following:
Park Güell
Sagrada Familia
Casa Milà-La Pedrera
Montserrat
Las Ramblas
La Boqeria (On Las Ramblas)

I normally stay in the Gothic Quarter somewhere close to Plaça Reial which is convenient to the Ramblas and general sights.

For getting around and a really good day tour to cover most all the major sights check out Barcelona Day Tours. They won't get you into the Sagrada Familia just all around it, but you can go back another day to do that. They get you into Montserrat and try to time it so you hear the Choir.

If you wake up early and get the Las Ramblas there normally are very few people at that time.
 
Mar 12, 2019 11:24:59   #
Yes, I considered that but it is the only lens I have with reach. It has always been my walk around. I've seen good prices on a Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS II USM Lens but I'm not sure as the reviews seem mixed.
Mar 12, 2019 11:11:24   #
First I'd like to thank those on UHH for their EOS R contributions as they aided me in my research. I've had an interest in mirrorless for quite a while and spent allot of time watching the technology.

Finally I decided that there was always going to be something lacking in people’s minds for any particular hardware release. So I decided to make a decision based upon my shooting preferences and what was available.

I am coming from a 70D so I assume I would be seeing significant improvements in capability as opposed to those that have been shooting higher end cameras all along.

The first thing that I noticed is that the hardware appears to be totally software controlled. Not that the previous cameras were not. It's just that the interface is more demonstratively pronounced on the software side. For me it was easier to understand since I come from a computer software and hardware background.

Speed - Wow this was a real surprise I didn't expect the almost instantaneous movement through the menu system, focus, and Exp Bracketing.

EVV - I was very pleased to see that this was done so well. Resolution is great and the sensor that turns off the screen when your eye using the eye piece is a nice feature. Although this can sometimes be irritating when using the menu system as the screen will turn off if you get a finger too close the the eye piece sensor.

IQ - Big plus

APS-C - good and bad. Although the camera does switch into aps-c mode when using those lenses with the adapter, It only works for canon lenses and those third party lenses that have the appropriate software updates. My Tamron didn't work so I have the dark ring in my pictures. I can remove it in PP but I need to examine this more closely.

Speedlite - I have never been very good at working with my speedlite (430EXII) so I have more work to do there.

All in all I am very satisfied with the operation and performance so far., so much so that I will probably sell my 70D and accessories at some point.
Mar 7, 2019 05:52:00   #
LFingar wrote:
Some time back, before I sold my 7DII, I did a comparison between it and my 5DIV. The 7DII is 20mp, the 5DIV is 30mp. With the lens, a 100-400 L II, mounted on a tripod and with the same settings on both cameras I just switched out the cameras and shot the same target. Rock, fence post, whatever. Don't remember. Cropping the ff photo to the size of the crop sensor photo showed a distinct difference between the two. The resolution of the crop sensor was noticeably better. Not surprising. Just doing the math shows that the crop sensor has higher pixel density then the cropped area of the ff sensor.
Some time back, before I sold my 7DII, I did a com... (show quote)


Just out of curiosity have you tried using the the EF EOS R adapter with any of your aps-c lenses with your EOS R?
Mar 2, 2019 06:10:10   #
I divide my shoots into folders by camera. I can then change all photos in a folder to set lens type, crop etc. etc. Then when I am through I can view all folders, scan do individual editing etc.
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