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Couldn't tell if you got it or not

That focus is really weird, it shouldn't be like that. You might want to try again, making sure everything is lined up perfectly.
Argh I keep trying and it really is hard. I've also broken the tripod too now . I still have no idea if the lens is stuffed or not. Although I have had a look at dofmaster.com and it seems the depth of field at f/1.8 under 2m is about 5cm each side! Maybe it was human error.



Do you guys think they sell this piece of the tripod? Its the one that goes onto the camera base so that it can attach to the tripod quickly - the tripod is a $17 Targus if that helps. Next time I might get a more reliable tripod. I'd prefer to buy a few more lenses first though .



On a brighter topic can someone go through the photos I've taken in my cheap lightbox and see how I can improve them?
    
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Buy a Bogen tripod and head. You can get them for about as much as the 35mm f1.8, and it's worth putting off another new lens
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So guys, I have a dilemma. I just bought a 70-200mm f/2.8L non-IS and I don't have a Canon body(I'm on my way to selling my D300). But do I get the 40D with the BG-E2N or simply a 1D Mark II, they're both around the same price.

Edit: I don't have a normal zoom right now but I'll get a fifty later.
Edited by dudemanppl - 7/3/09 at 11:32pm
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The best pasta I've ever made



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Buy a Bogen tripod and head. You can get them for about as much as the 35mm f1.8, and it's worth putting off another new lens
Only problem is that I have to convince my dad that everything purchased is worth it and not a waste of money - I doubt buying a $300 tripod will help me to do that, I even had trouble convincing him that the SB-600 was worth it until the end where I manually set the flash to max power.
    
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The best pasta I've ever made




Me. Want. Mac and cheese. Now. But I'm way too lazy to make it.
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The best pasta I've ever made





Only problem is that I have to convince my dad that everything purchased is worth it and not a waste of money - I doubt buying a $300 tripod will help me to do that, I even had trouble convincing him that the SB-600 was worth it until the end where I manually set the flash to max power.
Well, flash him again and grab his checkbook. You'll have a few minutes until he'll be able to see again
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Well here's my mac and cheese from a while back.


And this was from last night:

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Great deal on a T1i and a nice photo printer here:

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GT,

You can sig my 400 f/2.8 VR. It arrived late yesterday.
    
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Pics of the lens?
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