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I've considered the 5d2 alot but for what I do these days I really need the speed of the 7D. I wish I could afford both. By the time I can afford to buy a 5d2 as a second body the 5d3 will be out tss tss

I need to upgrade my computer for editing. Quick question, does ram speed help alot for Photoshop/Premiere? IE If I could buy 12GB or 8GB of faster ram which should I choose?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Lelin View Post
I've considered the 5d2 alot but for what I do these days I really need the speed of the 7D. I wish I could afford both. By the time I can afford to buy a 5d2 as a second body the 5d3 will be out tss tss

I need to upgrade my computer for editing. Quick question, does ram speed help alot for Photoshop/Premiere? IE If I could buy 12GB or 8GB of faster ram which should I choose?
I would say get a better CPU before RAM, get a quad core. And more than 4GB of RAM won't matter without a 64-bit OS.
Edited by GoneTomorrow - 3/11/10 at 7:05pm
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Originally Posted by Lelin View Post
I've considered the 5d2 alot but for what I do these days I really need the speed of the 7D. I wish I could afford both. By the time I can afford to buy a 5d2 as a second body the 5d3 will be out tss tss

I need to upgrade my computer for editing. Quick question, does ram speed help alot for Photoshop/Premiere? IE If I could buy 12GB or 8GB of faster ram which should I choose?


IMO, get these upgrades before RAM (balancing cost and performance, in order of importance):

CPU -> Q6600 (Q9550 Recommended)

OS-> Windows 7 x64

Harddrive -> Add 1TB+ Storage Drive (RAW and movie files take up lots of space





Estimated Cost:
CPU: $120
HDD: $75
OS: $30 w/ Student Discount

Total: $225
post #6514 of 29551
Alright Gone I finally received the 70-300 VR . Anyone interested in a hands on reveal? If no one is, I'll make a brief review but if someone wants one, I can make a more detailed review in a week or so.
    
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My lenses just came in! I am especially in love with my Canon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM! USM is so quiet and fast compared to my old DC motor lenses. I really don't think I can go back to my old lenses!

Oh, and the nifty fifty came in too, of course. I love my camera kit now
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very nice =] hope u enjoy it !
 
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Very cool new filter system from Lee Filters for the 14-24mm f/2.8 (Nikon)

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A random link with a comparison between iPhone, 70mm, 200mm, 400mm and 800mm.

Most of us won't know what a 800mm shot would be like so it's pretty nice to know

http://xploit3d.com/blog/?p=215
    
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Quote:
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Most of us won't know what a 800mm shot would be like so it's pretty nice to know
A few pages back.

800mm
    
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hope tehres something smaller, like the size of the 14-24mm cap or something that can be made into a filter.. 150mm square filter seems good but dang its big =X
 
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