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Looking For New Camera And Would Like Some Help

Hi all.  I'm looking to upgrade my old Canon Rebel EOS XTi. and have narrowed the field down but I don't really know what would be best so I could really use some help on making the final decision. My photography interests in order are: 1)  Nature/La...

shane by Contributor
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New Rick Sammons Safari Article

New article by Rick Sammons about Safari shooting. Money quote about using higher iso's to get sharp shot...

Photo scanning on CanoScan 8600F

The scanner is no longer automatically opening the photo image when the scanning is complete. I have Windows 7. What should the External program be? A Twain issue? I have to go to Windows Explorer to see the pic. Any help much appreciated.

New Body + Lens or only new Lens?

Hey, recently I wanted to upgrade from my Canon 18-55mm IS (not the STM or II version) to a Tamron 17-50mm 2.8. Luckily I now have the opportunity to spend a little more. I then started to think about also upgrading my body (a >8 yr old 500D). Pretty...

Microfilm Scanner MS350

Hi All Does anyone have a spares manual for an MS350 Microfilm scanner please? I am trying to track down spare parts for the splitter assembly namely the timing belt (orange in colour) and could do with the part number. Many thanks

CanoScan 9000F Mark II installation

It's probably me... but I'm finding it a real pain to install the CanoScan 9000F Mark II. First of all I (accidentally?) installed an older version of Canon IJ Scan Utility. However, that had a button labelled "ScanGear". When I install Canon IJ Scan...

Has the Scanner discussion area been eliminated?

I see that the scanner related topics are now found mixed in with the Printer area.   I presume that the Scanner topics were moved over at some point from the now-missing Scanner area.  At the least, should the Printer area be renamed "Printer / Scan...

Tips for Large Group Photography

 Hi, I am looking for just some general tips for photographing a large family portrait. Here is some information, I have a Canon EOS Rebel T3i with a EFS 18-135mm lens. I will be photographing 35-40 people for a family portrait. It will be in a large...

Resolved! Aperture Priority Settings -- confused

I'm sure this will pan out to be a very silly question, but here goes. (New to DSLR) -- I was practising for depth of field. Picked my subject and selected various aperture settings. (using canon telephoto lens 75-300 mm). At f5.6 I expected a shallo...

tatlyne by Contributor
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How to Backup My Garden Projects?

Hello. I'm interested in backing up my projects, specifically My Garden DVD/CD labels that I've created so that I can put them back when I reinstall My Garden from scratch; or move the program to a different computer. I've looked in the program direc...

Tubby by Apprentice
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