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Forum: Nikon Monday 14th January 2019, 18:39
Replies: 21
Views: 1,121
Posted By coopershawk
If the images are coming out too dark for your...

If the images are coming out too dark for your liking, I would raise the -1/3ev setting to 0ev (and again to +1/3 ev if they continue to come out too dark). You may need to readjust this on the off...
Forum: Nikon Monday 14th January 2019, 16:49
Replies: 21
Views: 1,121
Posted By coopershawk
116mm is the focal length. The P900 is a focal...

116mm is the focal length. The P900 is a focal length range of 4.3mm-357mm. Not sure if you want me to get into the details, but basically with the P900 you need to multiply this by 5.6 to get the...
Forum: Cameras And Photography Sunday 13th January 2019, 14:59
Replies: 21
Views: 945
Posted By coopershawk
I agree with Den, the P900 is the one to get out...

I agree with Den, the P900 is the one to get out of those options if you want to use it as a pseudo scope.
Forum: Cameras And Photography Sunday 13th January 2019, 14:56
Replies: 2
Views: 241
Posted By coopershawk
Hi Jon, Do you know how to transfer the video...

Hi Jon,

Do you know how to transfer the video files from your SD card onto your computer? And which video sharing site do you want to use? I should be able to write up a short guide for...
Forum: Leica Wednesday 9th January 2019, 00:23
Replies: 46
Views: 2,612
Posted By coopershawk
I think you've got a really nice lineup already....

I think you've got a really nice lineup already. A full size 7x and 10x, with an 8.5x right in the middle, and an 8x32 for easy carry. Plus it's balanced with 2 leicas and 2 swaros.
Forum: Sony Tuesday 6th November 2018, 16:07
Replies: 207
Views: 28,966
Posted By coopershawk
Thanks for sharing Skean. Those are some nice...

Thanks for sharing Skean. Those are some nice first shots!
Forum: Cameras And Photography Monday 8th October 2018, 14:40
Replies: 29
Views: 1,323
Posted By coopershawk
Thank you for all the information Justin! Not...

Thank you for all the information Justin! Not much for me to say except that I learned something :) I think I might give burst a shot, could increase the number of keepers I get...
Forum: Cameras And Photography Monday 8th October 2018, 01:33
Replies: 29
Views: 1,323
Posted By coopershawk
I think it largely depends on your shooting style...

I think it largely depends on your shooting style and what you like to shoot. I only take pictures of perched birds, single shot at a time so 1 battery almost always lasts me the birding session. On...
Forum: Meopta Friday 5th October 2018, 04:26
Replies: 16
Views: 1,179
Posted By coopershawk
Ah I missed that last sentence in the second...

Ah I missed that last sentence in the second paragraph. I hadn't had dinner yet ;)
Forum: Meopta Friday 5th October 2018, 01:44
Replies: 16
Views: 1,179
Posted By coopershawk
It should transfer....

It should transfer. https://www.birdforum.net/showpost.php?p=3638901&postcount=3248
Forum: Cameras And Photography Sunday 30th September 2018, 17:45
Replies: 14
Views: 1,079
Posted By coopershawk
I think this is what Jim's talking about... This...

I think this is what Jim's talking about...

This camera body: https://www.nikon.co.uk/en_GB/product/discontinued/digital-cameras/2014/nikon-1-v2

This adapter:...
Forum: Swarovski Friday 21st September 2018, 23:38
Replies: 106
Views: 6,378
Posted By coopershawk
Hopefully Henry can answer that ;) I highly...

Hopefully Henry can answer that ;)



I highly doubt he will since he seems content living in denial (though I'm sure he'll sell them due to glare not too long from now). But luckily Torview posted a...
Forum: Cameras And Photography Friday 21st September 2018, 19:15
Replies: 14
Views: 1,079
Posted By coopershawk
This is true, but the main appeal of the Sony is...

This is true, but the main appeal of the Sony is its compact size.

https://camerasize.com/compact/#689.505,611.687,722,da,t
Forum: Cameras And Photography Friday 21st September 2018, 16:24
Replies: 14
Views: 1,079
Posted By coopershawk
I don't think that's too old, but if you're...

I don't think that's too old, but if you're seeing a noticeable drop in speed then that could be a warning sign and it may be time for something new. Have you tried different cards to see if the...
Forum: Swarovski Friday 21st September 2018, 05:28
Replies: 106
Views: 6,378
Posted By coopershawk
Thank you for posting a proper picture peatmoss....

Thank you for posting a proper picture peatmoss. Comparing to Henry's 8x32 SV pictures, the interiors look quite similar, with primarily 3 problematic areas on the edge of the exit pupil. Unless the...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 21st September 2018, 05:05
Replies: 13
Views: 970
Posted By coopershawk
I think this scaling exercise is more trying to...

I think this scaling exercise is more trying to evaluate the low light performance of binoculars.

As an example, with everything else equal, if you put a 8x32 and a 10x40 on a tripod at twilight,...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 21st September 2018, 04:14
Replies: 13
Views: 970
Posted By coopershawk
Really interesting stuff here Quincy, and nice...

Really interesting stuff here Quincy, and nice write up. I really appreciate the graph. This is kind of a different measure for twilight factor, which is (magnification * objective_diameter) ^ 0.5....
Forum: Swarovski Sunday 9th September 2018, 13:51
Replies: 106
Views: 6,378
Posted By coopershawk
In order to really know if the glare issue has...

In order to really know if the glare issue has been "fixed", we need pictures like Henry took in this post (the 2nd and 3rd pictures):...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 7th September 2018, 21:28
Replies: 8
Views: 798
Posted By coopershawk
I think Zeiss has a longer eyecup for the...

I think Zeiss has a longer eyecup for the conquest. If you contact them they should send one out to you.
Forum: Sony Saturday 2nd June 2018, 22:08
Replies: 207
Views: 28,966
Posted By coopershawk
For me personally, I like to cull a good number...

For me personally, I like to cull a good number of photos in camera when I have downtime, so an eye would be up to the EVF for a few minutes at a time.



Thanks Mike for posting that; that's a good...
Forum: Sony Saturday 2nd June 2018, 19:20
Replies: 207
Views: 28,966
Posted By coopershawk
Yes. Go to shooting menu 2, page 7. There is an...

Yes. Go to shooting menu 2, page 7. There is an option for FINDER/MONITOR. If you change that from Auto to Viewfinder(Manual), only the viewfinder will show anything, though it still uses the eye...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 14th May 2018, 17:09
Replies: 85
Views: 6,539
Posted By coopershawk
a) Feather Edge Optics b) The money I spend...

a) Feather Edge Optics

b) The money I spend there doesn't go into a corporation's pocket book, but to bird conservation, research, and education.

Edit: Though honorable mention to Honey creek bill...
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 26th April 2018, 18:23
Replies: 304
Views: 26,189
Posted By coopershawk
They are. Go to pinnacles national park and see...

They are. Go to pinnacles national park and see them before they're gone... :-C
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 8th April 2018, 19:51
Replies: 44
Views: 2,598
Posted By coopershawk
I don't believe the optics changed; just the...

I don't believe the optics changed; just the change from the double bridge to single bridge, and possibly a diopter fix.
Forum: Nikon Friday 6th April 2018, 21:42
Replies: 73
Views: 8,853
Posted By coopershawk
#5 (40-46 mm), they're sold individually so...

#5 (40-46 mm), they're sold individually so you'll need to buy two
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