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      Tom Walter

      A Sandpiper?

      Thread Starter: Tom Walter

      I shot this bird at low tide on the exposed bar that leads to Bar Island in Bar Harbor, Me. It was in a flock of about 15 little birds like it along

      Last Post By: Shawn Zierman Today, 02:12 AM Go to last post
      Rachel Hollander

      Elephant Herd

      Thread Starter: Rachel Hollander

      I'm posting this a few hours early to remind everyone that the theme for August is multiple animals in one image. They can be same species or different

      Last Post By: Rachel Hollander Yesterday, 07:57 PM Go to last post
      Daniel Cadieux

      Green Heron: "Maybe They Won't See Me From This Spot!"

      Thread Starter: Daniel Cadieux

      A very tame Green Heron has been hanging out at a local pond, easily offering full-frame head and shoulder portraits (even with shorter lenses), but I

      Last Post By: Ian Wilson Yesterday, 11:22 PM Go to last post
      stuart wanuck

      flower

      Thread Starter: stuart wanuck

      nikon d 800
      sigma 180 mm

      Last Post By: stuart wanuck Yesterday, 07:18 PM Go to last post
      CM Prince

      Carolina Wren

      Thread Starter: CM Prince



      Taken with Nikon D90, 1/320 at f / 14, ISO 1250, 460 mm, tripod

      Taken at Martin Dies SP TX 7/17/14

      All C &

      Last Post By: Diane Miller Yesterday, 08:49 PM Go to last post
      Bill Dix

      Indigo Bunting

      Thread Starter: Bill Dix

      While we were enjoying the flock of Bobolinks last night, this lovely Indigo Bunting decided to join the party. After a little audio coaxing he came

      Last Post By: Ian Wilson Yesterday, 11:29 PM Go to last post
      Sridatta Chegu

      Great Egret tossing a fish

      Thread Starter: Sridatta Chegu



      Canon 7D + 400mm f/5.6L, f/5.6, 1/4000, ISO 320
      A bit underexposed shot, so consider it as taken with ISO 800.

      Last Post By: Sridatta Chegu Today, 12:24 AM Go to last post
      allanrube

      LR 5.6 now supports D810

      Thread Starter: allanrube

      Update came out today. Below is the link for the Mac version

      http://www.adobe.com/support/downloa...jsp?ftpID=5822

      Last Post By: allanrube Yesterday, 08:10 AM Go to last post
      christopher galeski

      on the edge common sandpiper

      Thread Starter: christopher galeski

      Taken image a couple of weeks ago,shutter speed let me down,tail blurred,but did not want to raise ISO,would have been too noisey,cannon500mm IS,L,F4,700MM

      Last Post By: keith mitchell Today, 02:01 AM Go to last post
      Jonathan Ashton

      Peacock in habitat

      Thread Starter: Jonathan Ashton

      Handheld Canon 1DX Canon 180mm macro & 1.4TC 1, (Auto) ISO 3200 1/1000 sec f11.
      I toned down the brightness of the seed heads and flower top

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    • New Memory Card! XQD





      Sony Unveils New, High-Speed XQD™ Memory Cards

      1Gbps for faster write speed and superb reliability create new possibilities for advanced shooters PARK RIDGE, N.J., Jan 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Giving photo enthusiasts and professional photographers a new level of speed and performance, the new Sony XQD™ memory cards support the recently adopted XQD specification for high-speed, high-performance digital image capture.
      Using the XQD memory cards, XQD compatible high-end DSLR (Digital Single Lens Reflex) camera users can capture up to approximately 100 frames in RAW format in continuous shooting mode. In addition to outstanding high-speed data transfer capability, the new cards are highly reliable to protect users' data and images.
      "Advanced shooters want to capture the moment in the highest quality possible, and that often means dealing with massive files like RAW images," said Viviano Cantu, Director of Consumer Media for Sony Electronics. "Memory card technology has done a great job of keeping pace, but these new cards give an entirely new meaning to speed and performance."
      The new Sony cards are based on the XQD memory card specification, which the CompactFlash Association recently approved and licensed as an open format. With its ultra high write-speed performance, and when using Nikon's new DSLR "D4," the XQD memory card can record up to approximately 100 frames in RAW format in continuous shooting mode*.
      The Sony XQD memory card achieves stable continuous shooting of RAW images and blazing fast data transfer rates of up to 1Gbps/125MB/s write and read (based on Sony tests and dependent on host hardware) through the PCIe interface, a computer expansion card standard for serial interfaces.
      A unique controller and optimized flash memory enables high-speed data processing, resulting in faster write speed and performance that can't be achieved by conventional compact flash cards.
      Sony is also introducing a USB 2.0/3.0 compatible XQD card reader (model MRW-E80) so users can quickly and easily transfer large quantities of very high capacity data to their PC. Also, an XQD ExpressCard Adapter (QDA-EX1) will be available for use with computers with an ExpressCard™ 34 card slot.
      "As users' needs continue to evolve," Cantu added, "Sony will also continue to enhance the XQD memory card line-up to meet the future requirements of the high-end digital imaging market."
      The new Sony products are planned to be available in February and are estimated to sell at the following retail prices:

      • QD-H16 card, 16 GB, $129.99
      • QD-H32 card, 32 GB, $229.99
      • Card Reader, MRW-E80, $44.99
      • ExpressCard Adapter, QDA-EX1, $44.99

      For information, visit www.sony.net/Products/memorycard/en_us/xqd/index.html.

      Available @ http://www.huntsphotoandvideo.com/
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