Former weekly newspaper photographer now working for Calumet at its Edinburgh branch and teaching digital photography part-time for Border’s College in Peebles.

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  • Joined: March 2008

Journal

Ebay

Took a phone call at work yesterday and the conversation went like this: / “Hi, I have bought a Nikon D300 from a seller on Ebay.” / “Yes,” I was thinking he’ll want to book it for a sensor clean, / “The seller told me it had 5,023 actuations but when I loaded a file onto Flickr.com, the data said the actuations were in fact 23,521,” So what I was beginni…
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Grey Import

A customer experienced a problem with his Canon 7D, it would not work on e-TTL even with a dedicated flashgun. / As the flash was a Nissin, I checked the camera with canon 580 EXII and found that it had the same problem but would fire on other modes. I looked carefully at the shoe and noticed that the four pins which transmit e-TTL information were not connecting to the hotshoe contacts. It was p…
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