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by Stany Buyle
Sat 4 Feb 2023 16:46
Forum: Canon
Topic: EOS R7 with EF300mm f/4L IS USM-image with exif
Replies: 0
Views: 13

EOS R7 with EF300mm f/4L IS USM-image with exif

EOS R7 with EF300mm f/4L IS USM-image with exif Technically this +25-year-old F4 lens works very well on my EOS R7. I use the basic Canon EF-R adapter. Image stabilization is clearly first generation but it helps while shooting handheld. Underneath image is taken handhold with IS on. iso 3200, F4 a...
by Stany Buyle
Sun 29 Jan 2023 14:42
Forum: Images from our members: Nature, wildlife,macro, Fauna & Flora
Topic: Eos R7 & RF 100-400: Robin redbreast
Replies: 1
Views: 81

Eos R7 & RF 100-400: Robin redbreast

Image captured with eos R7 & RF 100-400 @ 400MM iso 1600. F8. 1/200 sec. version 1: converted from RAW in PE 2023 https://www.myphotogallery.name/stany/20221213-AR7A2121-roodborstje-iso1600-100-400-1600px.jpg The initial exposure was PERFECT to my taste. I didn't change anything. When perfectly...
by Stany Buyle
Wed 11 Jan 2023 23:02
Forum: Canon
Topic: R7 RAW burst - interesting links - Interessante links
Replies: 1
Views: 20

R7 RAW burst - interesting links - Interessante links

CANON R7 - Why & How RAW Burst


EOS Extra | Vooropname bij RAW-burst | EOS R7 (Dutch - Nederlands)
by Stany Buyle
Sat 24 Dec 2022 20:00
Forum: Canon
Topic: EOS R7 - in camera focus stacking - first trial
Replies: 3
Views: 223

Re: EOS R7 - in camera focus stacking - first trial

One of the individual images from this session, converted in Canon dpp:

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by Stany Buyle
Sat 24 Dec 2022 18:44
Forum: Canon
Topic: EOS R7 - in camera focus stacking - first trial
Replies: 3
Views: 223

Re: EOS R7 - in camera focus stacking - second trial

A 100% crop from the original stacked image. No post-processing has been done.

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by Stany Buyle
Fri 23 Dec 2022 21:12
Forum: Canon
Topic: EOS R7 - in camera focus stacking - first trial
Replies: 3
Views: 223

Re: EOS R7 - in camera focus stacking - second trial

I still have to learn a lot about this camera and about the possibilities with in-camera photo stacking but the underneath result pleases me a lot. The image is a little bit cropped and after that resized from 4265x2843 to 1500x1000px for publication on this website. The number of images was set to...
by Stany Buyle
Thu 15 Dec 2022 12:41
Forum: Canon
Topic: EOS R7 - in camera focus stacking - first trial
Replies: 3
Views: 223

EOS R7 - in camera focus stacking - first trial

I was experimenting a bit with the in-camera focus stacking of the EOS R7 and it makes a fantastic camera even better. The procedure to activate in camera focus stacking is very easy as explained here . https://www.myphotogallery.name/stany/20221212-AR7A1843-1250px-c.jpg A crop resized to 1000px wi...
by Stany Buyle
Sun 30 Oct 2022 20:39
Forum: Nikon
Topic: WaterBear and Nikon present: The Pole of Inaccessibility (2022)
Replies: 0
Views: 141

WaterBear and Nikon present: The Pole of Inaccessibility (2022)

WaterBear and Nikon present: The Pole of Inaccessibility (2022) Nikon Europe 219K abonnees https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=davLglEUt9Y Launching from the UK and sailing via Madeira and the Azores archipelago, adventurers duo, the Turner Twins, are on a mission to reach the Atlantic “Pole of Inacces...
by Stany Buyle
Tue 11 Oct 2022 20:33
Forum: Nikon
Topic: WaterBear & Nikon present: An Eye For Detail (2021)
Replies: 0
Views: 195

WaterBear & Nikon present: An Eye For Detail (2021)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7fh3ga8Vg6g Nikon Europe 219K abonnees 23-year-old Alfie Bowen is an up-and-com­ing wildlife pho­tog­ra­ph­er whose work is start­ing to take the world by storm, and his fans include the likes of Chris Pack­ham and Richard Bran­son. But his life wasn’t always this pro...
by Stany Buyle
Fri 16 Sep 2022 19:34
Forum: Canon
Topic: Canon R7 Tutorial
Replies: 3
Views: 301

Canon R7 Drive Modes Tutorial

by Stany Buyle
Wed 14 Sep 2022 12:00
Forum: Open talk "Just about anything..."
Topic: RIP Irene Papas
Replies: 0
Views: 224

RIP Irene Papas

Irene Papas passed away. RIP.
:arrow: https://nl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irene_Papas

by Stany Buyle
Sun 11 Sep 2022 14:59
Forum: Canon
Topic: Dragonfly in flight with EOS R5 and RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS
Replies: 0
Views: 249

Dragonfly in flight with EOS R5 and RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS

From this morning, a dragonfly-in-flight with my R5 & RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS. Shooting conditions were optimal. Sunny, no wind so I could go for a slower shutter speed than I normally use for dragonflies-in-flight. Slow shutter speed shows wing motion, what I like better than "frozen" ...
by Stany Buyle
Thu 25 Aug 2022 12:52
Forum: Canon
Topic: Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review
Replies: 19
Views: 5769

Re: Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review

Yesterday I met a swarm of dragonflies. They were chasing and flying extremely fast which obliged me to go for 1/4000 shutter speed.

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by Stany Buyle
Thu 25 Aug 2022 12:52
Forum: Canon
Topic: Amazing subject tracking with EOS R5
Replies: 2
Views: 509

Re: Amazing subject tracking with EOS R5

Yesterday I met a swarm of really big dragonflies. Never saw such big ones in this region. I wonder if their size is influenced by climate change...They were chasing and flying extremely fast which obliged me to go for 1/4000 shutter speed.

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by Stany Buyle
Tue 23 Aug 2022 16:02
Forum: Canon
Topic: Amazing subject tracking with EOS R5
Replies: 2
Views: 509

Re: Amazing subject tracking with EOS R5

Red square AF point indication as you can see in DPP4. Dead on for more than 50 consecutive shots... :o
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by Stany Buyle
Sun 21 Aug 2022 18:05
Forum: Canon
Topic: Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review
Replies: 19
Views: 5769

Re: Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review

Image taken in relative bad light and iso 2500.
Crop resized to 1250px longest side from 2553 x 1702px

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by Stany Buyle
Thu 18 Aug 2022 15:08
Forum: Nikon
Topic: KRABMEDIA OVER PROFESSIONELE VIDEO PRODUCTIES MET DE NIKON Z 9
Replies: 0
Views: 259

KRABMEDIA OVER PROFESSIONELE VIDEO PRODUCTIES MET DE NIKON Z 9

KRABMEDIA OVER PROFESSIONELE VIDEO PRODUCTIES MET DE NIKON Z 9 :arrow: https://www.nikon.be/nl_BE/learn-and-explore/photography-articles.tag/learn_and_explore/photography_articles/krabmedia-about-professional-video-production.dcr?j=4357856&sfmc_sub=710303053&l=514_HTML&u=277864308&m...
by Stany Buyle
Tue 16 Aug 2022 18:24
Forum: Canon
Topic: Amazing subject tracking with EOS R5
Replies: 2
Views: 509

Amazing subject tracking with EOS R5

Once more, -after thousands of times before-, I experienced the amazing subject tracking the R5 has, even with a "slow" lens like the RF 100-400 F5.6-F8 Approx 50 pictures of the traject this bee did, were all in focus. :o The image resized to 1000 px longest side... No sharpening or any ...
by Stany Buyle
Tue 16 Aug 2022 17:54
Forum: Images from our members: Nature, wildlife,macro, Fauna & Flora
Topic: Nectarians...
Replies: 3
Views: 922

Re: Nectarians...

Goedenavond Carlos, Dank voor je reactie. Wat betreft dat "ingedeukt" oog heb ik een 100% crop gepost. https://www.myphotogallery.name/stany/20220815-2Y7A5335-CROP100.JPG Hieronder 2 meer gedetailleerde foto's van die blinde bij waar die haartjes duidelijk zichtbaar zijn, genomen op 5/07/...
by Stany Buyle
Tue 16 Aug 2022 15:48
Forum: Images from our members: Nature, wildlife,macro, Fauna & Flora
Topic: Nectarians...
Replies: 3
Views: 922

Nectarians...

From yesterday with my R5 & RF100-400 mm. Taken handheld. The images are resized to 1250px longest side. http://www.myphotogallery.name/stany/20220815-2Y7A5151.JPG https://www.myphotogallery.name/stany/20220815-2Y7A5156.JPG http://www.myphotogallery.name/stany/20220815-2Y7A5174.JPG http://www.m...
by Stany Buyle
Tue 16 Aug 2022 10:39
Forum: Open talk "Just about anything..."
Topic: Academy apologises to Sacheen Littlefeather for abuse suffered after refusing Oscar | SBS News
Replies: 0
Views: 345

Academy apologises to Sacheen Littlefeather for abuse suffered after refusing Oscar | SBS News

From SBS News :arrow: https://www.youtube.com/c/sbsnews Almost 50 years after Sacheen Littlefeather made headlines for refusing Marlon Brando's Best Actor award in 1973, the Academy has formally apologized for the mistreatment she experienced. https://www.youtube.com/watch?app=desktop&v=2QUacU0...
by Stany Buyle
Fri 5 Aug 2022 09:42
Forum: Open talk "Just about anything..."
Topic: Chimpanzee Rehabilitation Project in Gambia - "LUCY THE HUMAN CHIMP"
Replies: 0
Views: 312

Chimpanzee Rehabilitation Project in Gambia - "LUCY THE HUMAN CHIMP"

Gisterenavond was er een prachtige documentaire/film op TV over het "Chimpanzee Rehabilitation Project" met Janis Carter. :arrow: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chimpanzee_Rehabilitation_Project Prachtig verhaal over de relatie tussen mens en dier en meer bepaald over Chimpansee Lucy en Ja...
by Stany Buyle
Wed 3 Aug 2022 10:52
Forum: Canon
Topic: Canon R6,R5 & R3 firmware updates op canon USA website
Replies: 2
Views: 461

Canon R5 firmware update

I did the update from 1.5.2 --> 1.6 and everything went well. I made my download from the Canon UK website as I always do.
2 weeks and a couple of hundred pictures later I encountered no issues. :D

Kindest regards,
Stany
by Stany Buyle
Tue 26 Jul 2022 13:21
Forum: Canon
Topic: Canon R7 Full In The Field Review by Jan Wegener
Replies: 2
Views: 473

Re: Canon R7 Full In The Field Review by Jan Wegener

Is a CROP Camera The RIGHT Choice? | Canon R7 & Others In The Field

by Stany Buyle
Mon 25 Jul 2022 21:50
Forum: Canon
Topic: Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review
Replies: 19
Views: 5769

Re: Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review

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A 100% crop
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by Stany Buyle
Sun 17 Jul 2022 18:52
Forum: Canon
Topic: Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review
Replies: 19
Views: 5769

Re: Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review

From 3122 x3122 px resized to 1250 x 1250 px

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by Stany Buyle
Sun 17 Jul 2022 16:02
Forum: Image Post Processing
Topic: FastStone Image Viewer 7.6
Replies: 0
Views: 541

FastStone Image Viewer 7.6

In his nice R7 review, Jan Wegener reminded me about this free software
https://www.faststone.org/FSIVDownload.htm
by Stany Buyle
Wed 13 Jul 2022 10:25
Forum: Canon
Topic: Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review
Replies: 19
Views: 5769

Re: Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review

Underneath image is a crop from the area as you can see in the pasted exif and resized to 1250px wide.
Taken handheld with EOS R5.


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And a 100% crop of the eye...

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by Stany Buyle
Tue 12 Jul 2022 09:51
Forum: Astro photography & astronomy related topics.
Topic: NASA’s Webb Delivers Deepest Infrared Image of Universe Yet
Replies: 1
Views: 664

NASA’s Webb Delivers Deepest Infrared Image of Universe Yet

:arrow: https://www.nasa.gov/webbfirstimages https://www.myphotogallery.name/astro/20220712-NASA-800px.jpg President Joe Biden unveiled this image of galaxy cluster SMACS 0723, known as Webb’s First Deep Field, during a White House event Monday, July 11 Webb’s image covers a patch of sky approximate...
by Stany Buyle
Sun 10 Jul 2022 14:02
Forum: Open Talk-Photography related
Topic: Scam Photography Websites You Should Avoid…
Replies: 5
Views: 2439

Re: Scam Photography Websites You Should Avoid…

I just saw once more that DP doesn't authorize critical stuff in their fora towards companies who advertise on their website, even if these topics are very kind but rational towards the brand they are talking about, in this case, Nikon with Z9. The topic with link to this video by Ray Hennessy was ...
by Stany Buyle
Sun 10 Jul 2022 12:19
Forum: Nikon
Topic: AF frustrations with Nikon Z as I had, by someone else
Replies: 0
Views: 458

AF frustrations with Nikon Z as I had, by someone else

(Found this link on Dpreview --> https://www.dpreview.com/forums/post/66308506 posted by KKnipser) Nikon fans hate this kind of comment and they will do everything possible to crash this reviewer, Nikon officials ignore it and Nikon's PR and youtube guys & girls never mention it. But this was o...
by Stany Buyle
Mon 4 Jul 2022 21:58
Forum: Images from our members: People, portraiture, weddings, music concerts, theatre...
Topic: R & R
Replies: 0
Views: 1050

R & R

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:idea: R & R = Romée and Raphaël

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by Stany Buyle
Sun 3 Jul 2022 20:50
Forum: Canon
Topic: Canon R7 Tutorial
Replies: 3
Views: 301

Canon R7 Tutorial

Canon R7 Tutorial Training Overview Set Up - Part 1 - Made for Beginners https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bheMRqCXUME Canon R7 Tutorial Training Overview Set Up - Part 2 - Menu System - Made for Beginners https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xJzbsmnJ6Cw I bought my EOS R7 @ Audiophil in Aachen-Germany. h...
by Stany Buyle
Wed 29 Jun 2022 09:31
Forum: Nikon
Topic: Tuto Nikon Z9 - Bien entretenir son matériel
Replies: 0
Views: 280

Tuto Nikon Z9 - Bien entretenir son matériel

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dh-VrKf_DUU&list=PL2qim9hdHH9I4786Ov8zhZrWH-OMrTMdH&index=3 Nikon France 21,2K abonnees Comment faire pour bien entretenir son matériel photo et le préserver de façon durable ? Vous saurez tout sur les méthodes de nettoyages de professionnels du service. Bien ...
by Stany Buyle
Fri 24 Jun 2022 17:53
Forum: Astro photography & astronomy related topics.
Topic: Planetary Alignment 2022 - Five Planets align in Planet Parade
Replies: 0
Views: 320

Planetary Alignment 2022 - Five Planets align in Planet Parade

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XeGwDfF9i3I Planetary alignment between Saturn, Jupiter, Mars, Venus, and Mercury with addition of the Moon will occur on early morning of Friday, June 24. Five planets and the Moon will line up in order of their distance from the Sun to form perfect planetary alignme...
by Stany Buyle
Sat 11 Jun 2022 20:00
Forum: Images from our members: Nature, wildlife,macro, Fauna & Flora
Topic: Kestrel with EOS R5 & RF 800 F11
Replies: 1
Views: 598

Kestrel with EOS R5 & RF 800 F11

Some images taken in the evening sun with my R5 and the fabulous & lightweight RF 800 F11. Resized to 1250px longest side from the original crop. No post-processing or sharpening. Converted from the original crop in DPP software. https://www.myphotogallery.name/stany/20220610-2Y7A1583-1250px-FF...
by Stany Buyle
Fri 10 Jun 2022 11:49
Forum: Open talk "Just about anything..."
Topic: Lightyear 0
Replies: 0
Views: 433

Lightyear 0

Lightyear 0

De informatie is nog vrij vaag, maar het concept oogt fantastisch.
:arrow: https://www.vrt.be/vrtnws/nl/2022/06/10 ... rlands-be/

:arrow: https://lightyear.one/
by Stany Buyle
Mon 6 Jun 2022 07:38
Forum: Images from our members: Nature, wildlife,macro, Fauna & Flora
Topic: PAarc de la Aa, Gravelines(France) - 2022
Replies: 1
Views: 488

PAarc de la Aa, Gravelines(France) - 2022

related topics: :arrow: PAarc, Gravelines, France (Nord) :arrow: PAarc Gravelines (France) 2018 :arrow: Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review --------------------------------------------------------- From yesterday, taken @ our multifunctional local parc. Resized to 1000px longest side. There was an i...
by Stany Buyle
Mon 6 Jun 2022 07:26
Forum: Canon
Topic: Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review
Replies: 19
Views: 5769

Re: Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review

From yesterday, taken @ our local parc. Resized to 1000px longest side. https://www.myphotogallery.name/stany/20220604-2Y7A1012.JPG https://www.myphotogallery.name/stany/20220604-2Y7A0973.JPG and a 100% crop from the original: https://www.myphotogallery.name/stany/20220604-2Y7A0973-crop100.JPG
by Stany Buyle
Sat 4 Jun 2022 11:58
Forum: Canon
Topic: A sample situation why I moved from Nikon Z to Canon EOS R5...
Replies: 12
Views: 5501

Re: A sample situation why I moved from Nikon Z to Canon EOS R5...

Every time again my R5, even coupled with the F11 800mm, is ready to capture totally unexpected situations, like my beloved nikon D500 did. This in big contrast was my nightmare with Nikon Z6 & Z7. I missed soooo many shots like these because of the poor Z6 & Z7 AF performance with unexpect...
by Stany Buyle
Thu 2 Jun 2022 11:20
Forum: Images from our members: Nature, wildlife,macro, Fauna & Flora
Topic: Owl in flight in local parc
Replies: 0
Views: 771

Owl in flight in local parc

An owl in our local parc. Totally unexpected and captured handheld. The image isn't sharp enough to my taste but it's OK. Hidden in the high grass, I didn't have a 100% clear view either... 1/3200 sec would have given a better result. Tomorroww I'll go back with a tripod... The RF 800mm F11 is an a...
by Stany Buyle
Thu 2 Jun 2022 11:20
Forum: Canon
Topic: Owl in flight with R5 & RF 800mm F11
Replies: 0
Views: 332

Owl in flight with R5 & RF 800mm F11

An owl in our local parc. Totally unexpected and captured handheld. The image isn't sharp enough to my taste but it's OK. Hidden in the high grass, I didn't have a 100% clear view either... 1/3200 sec would have given a better result. Tomorroww I'll go back with a tripod... The RF 800mm F11 is an a...
by Stany Buyle
Sun 29 May 2022 13:32
Forum: Nikon
Topic: Mirrorless vs DSLR : SIX reasons I prefer mirrorless cameras
Replies: 3
Views: 2281

Re: Mirrorless vs DSLR : SIX reasons I prefer mirrorless cam

What were your reasons to move from Nikon F (D850+ D500 + D4) to Nikon Z6 & Z7 ? Curiosity, high expectations, silent shooting... Those high expectations were followed with slight disappointment about Z's first generation' AF, which wasn't even close to my D500. The disappointment became huge a...
by Stany Buyle
Fri 27 May 2022 12:14
Forum: Canon
Topic: Eos R 7 & Eos R10 released
Replies: 4
Views: 987

Re: Eos R 7 & Eos R10 released

IMHO EOS R7 should be available in 2 versions with diff. card options, (like Nikon did with D5). One version includes a fast CFE card slot for use where the buffer is important and one version with 2 SD slots as it is available now. With a bigger buffer, I would have bought an R7 next to my R5 for ...
by Stany Buyle
Tue 24 May 2022 20:56
Forum: Canon
Topic: Eos R 7 & Eos R10 released
Replies: 4
Views: 987

Re: early R7 review

Great camera, great specs but I see the buffer as the weak point. IMHO a CFE card would have solved that, at least partly... I hope you can choose the number of fps while using ES...
by Stany Buyle
Mon 11 Apr 2022 14:14
Forum: Image Post Processing
Topic: Focus stacking...
Replies: 1
Views: 6704

Re: Focus stacking...

Last week I met Mr. Hans Haek, a master in macro photography. You can see his work here: https://youpic.com/photographer/HansHaek/ He told me that he is using Helicon focus stacking for his amazing macro pictures. :arrow: https://www.heliconsoft.com/heliconsoft-products/helicon-focus/ And a video t...
by Stany Buyle
Thu 7 Apr 2022 19:26
Forum: Nikon
Topic: NIKKOR Z 800mm f/6.3 VR S to be released on april 22, 2022
Replies: 2
Views: 888

Does Nikon try to gain market with agressive pricing?

After comparing the newest -ML- fast long teles from both Canon and Nikon, I nearly fell off my chair... The Canon RF 800/5.6 L IS USM is priced at € 19949 while the Nikon Z 800/6.3 VR S is set @ € 7299 a half-stop faster cannot justify an x2,7 times price difference... Is Nikon's aggressive price ...
by Stany Buyle
Sun 3 Apr 2022 11:55
Forum: Canon
Topic: Bought a Nissin MF18 Macro Ring Flash ...
Replies: 0
Views: 634

Bought a Nissin MF18 Macro Ring Flash ...

I bought a Nissin MF18 Macro Ring Flash to use on my eos R5... Printed and reading the manual right now... https://www.nissindigital.com/mf18 https://www.nissindigital.com/mf18-details Technical support: Belgium, France & Netherlands: Degreef & Partner B.V. TEL:+31 73 615 45 50 ( After tech...
by Stany Buyle
Sun 13 Mar 2022 12:16
Forum: Images from our members: Miscellanious
Topic: Winnie en Baloe
Replies: 67
Views: 41289

Re: Winnie en Baloe

Winnie' first meeting with my son and grandson. Image taken with my phone.

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by Stany Buyle
Sun 20 Feb 2022 11:29
Forum: Canon
Topic: CFE memory card operating temperature & a probable solution for R5 heating
Replies: 1
Views: 671

Delkin Black CF express

I got my Delkin black express some time ago.
The temperature difference with my former card in de reader and/or the camera is huge.
Very Happy.
:D :D :D
by Stany Buyle
Fri 18 Feb 2022 20:19
Forum: Canon
Topic: EOS R5 & R6 firmware update 1.5.1
Replies: 2
Views: 895

Re: EOS R5 & R6 firmware update 1.5.1

I installed the firmware upgrade 1.5.1 (from 1.5) yesterday and encountered no problems afterward... On the contrary, the already incredible EOS R5'AF seems even faster... related topic :arrow: CARD ERROR failure after EOS R5 firmware update to 1.50 Canon EOS R5 related topics on this site: :arrow:...
by Stany Buyle
Sat 5 Feb 2022 14:20
Forum: Canon
Topic: Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review
Replies: 19
Views: 5769

Re: Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review

From a walk in our local parc. Image taken handheld.

NO additional post-processing or sharpening was applied.

The scene with exif:
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And a 100% crop:
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by Stany Buyle
Thu 3 Feb 2022 16:24
Forum: Canon
Topic: Canon RF 100mm f/2.8 L Macro IS USM-user review
Replies: 7
Views: 2550

Bees with EOS R5 & RF 100mm f/2.8 L Macro IS USM

The RF 100 F2.8 macro with its extremely fast focus and ultimate sharpness on the EOS R5 is the easiest way to capture bees in action. All images have been captured HANDHELD. All images are as they came out of the camera, converted from RAW with DPP4.2 and cropped. NO additional post-processing or ...
by Stany Buyle
Thu 3 Feb 2022 16:08
Forum: Images from our members: Nature, wildlife,macro, Fauna & Flora
Topic: Beezzzzzzz...
Replies: 0
Views: 801

Beezzzzzzz...

In this very mild winter and when sunny, I have quite a lot of bees in my garden... The RF 100 F2.8 macro with its extremely fast focus and ultimate sharpness on the EOS R5 is the easiest way to capture them in action. http://www.myphotogallery.name/stany/20220202-2Y7A2046-1000px.JPG http://www.myp...
by Stany Buyle
Tue 7 Dec 2021 14:59
Forum: Canon
Topic: CARD ERROR failure after EOS R5 firmware update to 1.50
Replies: 5
Views: 2341

Two versions of the WINDOWS FU 1.50 on Canon UK website

Probably a solution is coming: I downloaded my FU 1.50 from the Canon UK website. Today there are two versions of download of the WINDOWS FU 1.50 available on this website: 1.5 and 1.5 v2 :arrow: https://www.canon.co.uk/support/consumer_products/products/cameras/digital_slr/eos-r5.html?type=firmwar...
by Stany Buyle
Fri 3 Dec 2021 17:12
Forum: Canon
Topic: CARD ERROR failure after EOS R5 firmware update to 1.50
Replies: 5
Views: 2341

Re: Card ERROR failure after EOS R5 firmware update to 1.50

I reported a post-firmware-update error @ Canon CPS Belgium & Germany. I can take pictures with my Sandisk SD card. --------------------------------------------- Canon EOS R5 related topics on this site: :arrow: Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review :arrow: From Nikon Z6 & Z7 to EOS R5... :arr...
by Stany Buyle
Thu 2 Dec 2021 16:34
Forum: Canon
Topic: CARD ERROR failure after EOS R5 firmware update to 1.50
Replies: 5
Views: 2341

Re: Card ERROR failure after EOS R5 firmware update to 1.50

I tried a deep format of my CF express card in the card reader of my PC... :? Done. Same error.... :cry: https://www.myphotogallery.name/CanonR5/20211202-R5FU1.5-5.jpg Tried to format one more time in the camera... Long time "busy", after that "card error". https://www.myphotoga...
by Stany Buyle
Thu 2 Dec 2021 16:14
Forum: Canon
Topic: CARD ERROR failure after EOS R5 firmware update to 1.50
Replies: 5
Views: 2341

CARD ERROR failure after EOS R5 firmware update to 1.50

Card ERROR failure after EOS R5 firmware update to 1.50 I did the update with a fresh formatted 64 GB sandisk SD card and everything went fine. (picture taken with my phone) https://www.myphotogallery.name/CanonR5/20211202-R5FU1.5-1.jpg https://www.myphotogallery.name/CanonR5/20211202-R5FU1.5-1b.jp...
by Stany Buyle
Thu 2 Dec 2021 10:38
Forum: Canon
Topic: Canon R5 & R6 firmware updates
Replies: 5
Views: 1600

Update from firmware 1.30--> 1.50

I just did the firmware update from 1.30 straight to 1.50 with an SD card No problems encountered. :D Or how the best camera I ever had possibly even becomes better... :o --------------------------------------------- Canon EOS R5 related topics on this site: :arrow: Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS revi...
by Stany Buyle
Mon 29 Nov 2021 15:49
Forum: Canon
Topic: CFE memory card operating temperature & a probable solution for R5 heating
Replies: 1
Views: 671

CFE memory card operating temperature & a probable solution for R5 heating

Since my initial information gathering round back in Nov 2020 before my EOS R5 purchase I was convinced that the R5 heating problem is not a camera problem but a card problem because also in the reader this first generation CFE cards get very hot. Delkin seems to have found a solution: https://www....
by Stany Buyle
Thu 18 Nov 2021 12:39
Forum: Canon
Topic: Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review
Replies: 19
Views: 5769

Re: Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review

Detail as this lens provides without any sharpening or post-processing while shooting handheld. http://www.myphotogallery.name/CanonR5/20211024-2Y7A2894-100-400review.jpg One more: https://www.myphotogallery.name/stany/20211031-2Y7A2874-C.jpg ------------------------------ If you like this topic, a...
by Stany Buyle
Mon 1 Nov 2021 21:43
Forum: Canon
Topic: Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review
Replies: 19
Views: 5769

The Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS is the ULTIMATE dragonfly lens.

After a couple of thousand dragonfly pictures with this lens, and +30 years of practice in dragonfly photography I find the Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS is the ULTIMATE dragonfly lens. Why? Very fast focusing. Light and compact for long-time handheld shooting, 100-400 focal range, exceptional sharpn...
by Stany Buyle
Mon 1 Nov 2021 21:21
Forum: Canon
Topic: Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review
Replies: 19
Views: 5769

Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS for airplane spotting

After I picked up this lens @ audiophil in Aachen, on the way back home I passed by the Brussels airport plane spotting area, but unfortunately, there wasn't any close aircraft traffic during the 30 minutes I was there... I'm convinced it's a perfect tool for this as well... https://www.myphotogall...
by Stany Buyle
Mon 1 Nov 2021 21:15
Forum: Canon
Topic: Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review
Replies: 19
Views: 5769

Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS is excellent for birding...

Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS is good for birding, but a little short focal for small species. For birds as the first one here underneath I prefer a longer tele. https://www.myphotogallery.name/stany/20211031-2Y7A3273-c.jpg https://www.myphotogallery.name/stany/2Y7A2082-c.jpg https://www.myphotogalle...
by Stany Buyle
Sun 31 Oct 2021 22:44
Forum: Canon
Topic: Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review
Replies: 19
Views: 5769

The RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS is excellent for portraiture...

The RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS is excellent for portraiture... :D (Winnie & Baloe's life story here)
NO additional post-processing or sharpening was applied.

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by Stany Buyle
Mon 25 Oct 2021 16:54
Forum: NEWS: About new gear, official releases, fairs, exhibitions ánd rumors...
Topic: Intentional "leak" of Nikon Z9 teaser
Replies: 0
Views: 823

Intentional "leak" of Nikon Z9 teaser

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1fRoVDPuim8 There is a so-called "leak" of the Nikon Z9 teaser video floating around the internet... Of course it's intentional, just like Nikon leaks intentionally through rumor sites for about 10 years now. They need publicity, and they try to keep their u...
by Stany Buyle
Mon 25 Oct 2021 10:25
Forum: Canon
Topic: Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review
Replies: 19
Views: 5769

RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS compared to the Nikon Z 100-400

NIKKOR Z 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 VR S vs Canon RF 100-400mm F5.6-8 IS USM Weight: 1355 gr vs 635 gr :o Closest focus distance/ max reproduction ratio: 0,95m@ 400mm & 0,38x vs 0,88m@ 400mm & 0,41x Maximum aperture number F4-F5.6 vs F5.6 - F8 Price: € 2999 vs € 749 :shock:
by Stany Buyle
Mon 18 Oct 2021 21:45
Forum: Canon
Topic: Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review
Replies: 19
Views: 5769

Canon RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review

RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS review The 100-400 range or similar is a focal range that I use a lot. 15-20 years ago(at that time as a Nikon shooter) Nikon's first 80-400 was the lens that got the most time on my D1-...-D3 bodies later replaced with the new version (80-400 AF-S VR) and finally with the exc...
by Stany Buyle
Fri 15 Oct 2021 21:35
Forum: Canon
Topic: RF 100-400 F5.6-F8
Replies: 2
Views: 1056

RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS - moonshot

A moonshot with R5 & RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS, taken handheld, 100% crop.
Not the sharpness I expected... :( , which might be the result of some light smog or atmospheric circumstances...


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by Stany Buyle
Tue 12 Oct 2021 20:47
Forum: Canon
Topic: RF 100-400 F5.6-F8
Replies: 2
Views: 1056

My RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS and RF 16/2.8 STM arrived !!! - WITHOUT suncaps...

My RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS and RF 16/2.8 STM arrived !!! :D Very happy to get them but very disappointed the suncap for the RF 100-400/5.6-8.0 IS has to be bought separately, just like I experienced with the 800mm F11. :( € 729 for an F5.6-F8 is already very expensive, even if it would be optically e...
by Stany Buyle
Wed 6 Oct 2021 14:02
Forum: Canon
Topic: Canon RF 100mm f/2.8 L Macro IS USM-user review
Replies: 7
Views: 2550

From yesterday: dragonfly' eyes with R5 & RF100mm macro

From yesterday, a marvelous dragonfly hiding for bad weather coming up ... Soon dragonfly season will end... :| Taken handheld with R5 & RF 100mm macro. No sharpening or post-processing. Picture resized to 1000px longest side. http://www.myphotogallery.name/stany/20211005-2Y7A6919-1000px.JPG Ano...
by Stany Buyle
Wed 6 Oct 2021 13:59
Forum: Images from our members: Nature, wildlife,macro, Fauna & Flora
Topic: Dragonfly eyes with EOS R5 & RF 100 macro
Replies: 1
Views: 1346

One more...

From yesterday, a marvelous dragonfly hiding for bad weather coming up ... Soon dragonfly season will end... :| http://www.myphotogallery.name/stany/20211005-2Y7A6919-1000px.JPG Another picture taken a bit closer... http://www.myphotogallery.name/stany/20211005-2Y7A6960-1000px.jpg And a 100% crop ht...
by Stany Buyle
Sun 3 Oct 2021 08:33
Forum: Images from our members: Nature, wildlife,macro, Fauna & Flora
Topic: Dragonfly eyes with EOS R5 & RF 100 macro
Replies: 1
Views: 1346

Dragonfly eyes with EOS R5 & RF 100 macro

An image with 100% crop from my RF 100mm macro user review:

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Here underneath a 100% crop of the dragonfly eye, straight out of the camera, no sharpening or post-processing.

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by Stany Buyle
Sat 2 Oct 2021 15:29
Forum: Open Talk-Photography related
Topic: Scam Photography Websites You Should Avoid…
Replies: 5
Views: 2439

Re: Scam Photography Websites You Should Avoid…

??? Banned again? Hi Roland, Pure technically I wasn't banned (perhaps under while I am...), but everything I write on DP(PM included) needs the authorization of a mod. The article on www.learnphotographyskills.com was an eye-opener for me, a cold shower, a huge disappointment while Dpreview was li...
by Stany Buyle
Wed 29 Sep 2021 16:28
Forum: Canon
Topic: Canon RF 100mm f/2.8 L Macro IS USM-user review
Replies: 7
Views: 2550

RF 100/2.8 mm macro vs. EF 100/2.8 macro

RF 100/2.8 mm macro vs. EF 100/2.8 macro The RF version delivers slightly sharper images, but that difference is barely noticeable. I have the impression contrast has improved, but that may be "just an impression". MUCH faster focusing. As a matter of fact incredible fast focusing in the ...
by Stany Buyle
Wed 29 Sep 2021 12:36
Forum: Canon
Topic: Canon RF 100mm f/2.8 L Macro IS USM-user review
Replies: 7
Views: 2550

RF 100/2.8 mm macro: AUTOFOCUS speed and accuracy

Autofocus speed & Autofocus accuracy: As I wrote before, even more stunning than the great sharpness the RF 100 macro provides, is the focusing speed and accuracy. This is simply a revolution for handheld macro photography! Taking into account that this is a macro lens (macro lenses normally do...
by Stany Buyle
Mon 27 Sep 2021 21:26
Forum: Canon
Topic: Canon RF 100mm f/2.8 L Macro IS USM-user review
Replies: 7
Views: 2550

Re: RF 100mm f/2.8 L Macro IS USM user review

Findings after approx 5 hours shooting: Simply F A N T A S T I C !!! For handheld macro shooting, this lens is a dream that became reality. Extreme sharpness. Blazing fast autofocus Delivering high contrast with vibrant warm colors. Here underneath a resized composition from 2773 x 1847px to 1250 x...
by Stany Buyle
Fri 24 Sep 2021 20:31
Forum: Canon
Topic: Canon RF 100mm f/2.8 L Macro IS USM-user review
Replies: 7
Views: 2550

Canon RF 100mm f/2.8 L Macro IS USM-user review

Yes !!!!!!

Got my RF 100mm f/2.8 L Macro IS USM today... :D

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I hope tomorrow will be dragonfly weather...
:geek:
by Stany Buyle
Thu 23 Sep 2021 16:29
Forum: Images from our members: Nature, wildlife,macro, Fauna & Flora
Topic: Dragonflies - Libellen...with EOS R5 & 180mm F3.5 & sigma 105 + 2x TC
Replies: 0
Views: 839

Dragonflies - Libellen...with EOS R5 & 180mm F3.5 & sigma 105 + 2x TC

While I am impatiently waiting for my RF 100MM F/2.8 L IS USM macro lens, one image from yesterday, handheld with EOS R5 & 800mm F11... The minimum shooting distance of this incredibly handsome lens is 5 meters. All images have been resized to 1000px longest side and saved as jpeg in 10/12 qual...
by Stany Buyle
Sat 18 Sep 2021 16:59
Forum: Astro photography & astronomy related topics.
Topic: Impact on the planet Jupiter.
Replies: 0
Views: 915

Impact on the planet Jupiter.


Jose Luis Pereira
955 abonnees
Impacto on Jupiter Planet. 2021/09/13 23:39:30 UT By José Luis Pereira
2021 09 13 2239 3 IRUV Jup f3200 pipp
by Stany Buyle
Fri 17 Sep 2021 09:55
Forum: Images from our members: Nature, wildlife,macro, Fauna & Flora
Topic: OMG, what a beauty...
Replies: 0
Views: 874

OMG, what a beauty...

With 100-400 F4.5-5.6 on my EOS R5, handheld. Not very sharp because of difficult shooting circumstances (above my head & thanks to Canon for the R5'swivel LCD...), but I find the dragonfly itself a real beauty... I the region I live, I seldom find green ones... I hope to get soon my RF 100-400...
by Stany Buyle
Thu 9 Sep 2021 08:36
Forum: Canon
Topic: RF 100-400 f/5.6-8 IS USM & RF 16mm f/2.8 STM rumors floating around
Replies: 1
Views: 1002

RF 100-400 f/5.6-8 IS USM & RF 16mm f/2.8 STM rumors floating around

RF 100-400 f/5.6-8 IS USM & RF 16mm f/2.8 STM rumors are floating around.
I think we'll see all this together with the R3 announcement on September 14.
by Stany Buyle
Mon 6 Sep 2021 11:54
Forum: Canon
Topic: macro with EOS R5 & 180mm vs sigma 105mm+2xTC
Replies: 0
Views: 898

macro with EOS R5 & 180mm vs sigma 105mm+2xTC

Both lenses work well on EOS R5 but both are slow-focusing for somebody who is doing handheld macro photography as I do. The Nikon combination with their outstanding 105 AF-S VR + 2xTC (also with adapter on Z bodies) was focusing MUCH faster than both the Canon 180mm &/or the sigma 105mm with or...
by Stany Buyle
Sat 21 Aug 2021 15:33
Forum: Canon
Topic: Why The Canon R5 Rocks (by a pro Nikon shooter)
Replies: 1
Views: 1022

Re: Why The Canon R5 Rocks (by a pro Nikon shooter)

This video reminds me of my similar first handling experience of an R5 on November 29th 2020. 14 days later I made a total switch... :arrow: From Nikon Z6 & Z7 to EOS R5... Canon R5 is simply a much better camera than Nikon Z7vI ànd vII. To me, eos R5 is a mirrorless, Full frame D500..." re...
by Stany Buyle
Tue 17 Aug 2021 21:43
Forum: Open talk "Just about anything..."
Topic: 19-year-old female pilot is going to fly around the world!
Replies: 0
Views: 841

19-year-old female pilot is going to fly around the world!

A 19-year-old female pilot is going to fly around the world! Exciting!

https://flyzolo.com/about-me/




My deepest respect and good luck!

Stany
by Stany Buyle
Mon 9 Aug 2021 10:26
Forum: Canon
Topic: From Nikon Z6 & Z7 to EOS R5...
Replies: 2
Views: 1858

Re: From Nikon Z6 & Z7 to EOS R5...

Related to another topic on this forum :arrow: "Dear Nikon..." by Jared Polin - My opinion and my own Nikon story.... In the summer of 2018 Nikon finally released their Z program and joined the upcoming ML camera world. I was lucky to try out Nikon Z7 months before availability, and here ...
by Stany Buyle
Sun 8 Aug 2021 16:55
Forum: Nikon
Topic: "Dear Nikon..." by Jared Polin - My opinion and my own Nikon story....
Replies: 0
Views: 1106

"Dear Nikon..." by Jared Polin - My opinion and my own Nikon story....

I just watched "Dear Nikon..." by Jared Polin... ...and I agree 100% with what he says. Objective, to the point, very well documented and "fair" towards Nikon Of course, fanatic Nikon Z fanboys won't like it... :cry: :D And, of course, he is doing this video to make money. Just ...
by Stany Buyle
Thu 5 Aug 2021 21:19
Forum: Images from our members: Miscellanious
Topic: infrared pictures
Replies: 4
Views: 10394

Re: infrared pictures

zundapp5 wrote: Sun 8 Dec 2013 00:44 Hello!
Are you able to delete the post, and I reupload the images properly ?
Thank you,
Manuel
Done in the original size.
Fantastic pictures!
Kindest regards,
Stany
by Stany Buyle
Sun 11 Jul 2021 21:05
Forum: Canon
Topic: Outstanding RF 100MM F2.8L MACRO IS USM lens' review
Replies: 0
Views: 710

Outstanding RF 100MM F2.8L MACRO IS USM lens' review

Get closer, with images larger than life - Introducing the RF 100MM F2.8L MACRO IS USM lens:

by Stany Buyle
Thu 10 Jun 2021 22:30
Forum: Open Talk-Photography related
Topic: Scam Photography Websites You Should Avoid…
Replies: 5
Views: 2439

Re: Scam Photography Websites You Should Avoid…

One more quote from the article... SHAWN wrote: Anyone who tries to be rational on this site will probably be banned in short order. Anyone who responds to the angry and abusive paid trolls with anything other than the most obtuse politeness will be banned in short order.(For some reason the trolls...
by Stany Buyle
Thu 10 Jun 2021 22:13
Forum: Open Talk-Photography related
Topic: Scam Photography Websites You Should Avoid…
Replies: 5
Views: 2439

Re: Scam Photography Websites You Should Avoid…

Hi AA2. Thanks for posting the link. Interesting... Have to tell you that -until some weeks ago- I would have blocked and deleted such topic on this forum, but since my recent collision with one of their power-horny, stupid, anonymous coward mods, I allow. A quote from the article, -possibly the na...
by Stany Buyle
Sun 6 Jun 2021 20:11
Forum: Images from our members: Nature, wildlife,macro, Fauna & Flora
Topic: Warandeputten 2021 - 20/05/2021
Replies: 3
Views: 2306

Warandeputten 2021 - 4/06/2021

http://www.myphotogallery.name/stany/20210604-2Y7A9250.JPG Underneath image is the result of a heavy crop , and taken @ iso 8000 http://www.myphotogallery.name/stany/20210604-22Y7A9115-crop-1000px.jpg Crop area and exif: http://www.myphotogallery.name/stany/2Y7A9115-croppedScene.jpg http://www.myph...
by Stany Buyle
Fri 28 May 2021 11:05
Forum: Images from our members: Miscellanious
Topic: Winnie en Baloe
Replies: 67
Views: 41289

Re: Winnie en Baloe

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by Stany Buyle
Wed 26 May 2021 09:20
Forum: Images from our members: Nature, wildlife,macro, Fauna & Flora
Topic: Zwaluwen in vlucht - Swallows in flight
Replies: 3
Views: 1867

Re: Zwaluwen in vlucht - Swallows in flight

Hi Stany,I really enjoyed your wonderful pictures ! The low noise in the cropped images is surprising to me. Is there no noise reduction in the RAW to JPG conversion? Best regards, Carlos [/color] Good morning Carlos! Thanks for your kind reaction. All posted images are as they came after conversio...
by Stany Buyle
Wed 26 May 2021 09:20
Forum: Canon
Topic: A sample situation why I moved from Nikon Z to Canon EOS R5...
Replies: 12
Views: 5501

Re: Zwaluwen in vlucht - Swallows in flight

Hi Stany,I really enjoyed your wonderful pictures ! The low noise in the cropped images is surprising to me. Is there no noise reduction in the RAW to JPG conversion? Best regards, Carlos [/color] Good morning Carlos! Thanks for your kind reaction. All posted images are as they came after conversio...