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Forum: Conservation Today, 01:49
Replies: 17
Views: 608
Posted By Chosun Juan
Exclamation That moment a bushfire 'crowns'

Dramatic video clip showing how a bushfire can 'crown' instantaneously ......

https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=2725304770863086&id=105735272820062&fs=1&focus_composer=0






Chosun :gh:
Forum: Conservation Yesterday, 22:47
Replies: 76
Views: 20,075
Posted By Chosun Juan
Murray-Darling Basin's top cop offers a damning assessment .......

"Mick Keelty, a former federal police commissioner, was appointed after Four Corners revealed water was stolen in the upper Darling...
Forum: Conservation Yesterday, 10:45
Replies: 17
Views: 608
Posted By Chosun Juan
Bushfire emergencies on Sydney's outskirts amid severe fire danger

https://www.smh.com.au/national/nsw/nsw-fires-live-updates-bushfire-emergencies-on-sydney-s-outskirts-amid-severe-fire-danger-20191205-p53h7t.html?fbclid=IwAR1T3gDceyzpt1E5naBBI-LxCX_B7vden-cqLJSnICnM...
Forum: Conservation Yesterday, 07:16
Replies: 17
Views: 608
Posted By Chosun Juan
Thumbs down WE are CAUSING the FIRES .......

Depleting groundwater makes vegetation more fire prone...
Forum: Conservation Yesterday, 07:03
Replies: 17
Views: 608
Posted By Chosun Juan
Angry I have seen these 'pyros' first hand. Out in the...

I have seen these 'pyros' first hand. Out in the country I had a neighbour who was in the Rural Fire Service (RFS) and also an absolute firebug to the point of being mesmerized by it !

He had two...
Forum: Conservation Yesterday, 03:47
Replies: 17
Views: 608
Posted By Chosun Juan
Arrow According to the research I posted earlier - 13%...

According to the research I posted earlier - 13% of fires are deliberately lit and a further 37% are suspicious (I think we can take that to mean deliberately started but with insufficient proof to...
Forum: Nikon Wednesday 4th December 2019, 12:17
Replies: 39
Views: 6,082
Posted By Chosun Juan
Smile Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 120-300mm F/2.8E FL ED SR VR Lens To Be Released Soon ......

Dec ? or Jan ? ...... ?
I'm very interested to see what the weight of this thing comes in at .....
I also followed the glossary link but am still none the wiser as to what 'SR' is ? - maybe a...
Forum: Canon Wednesday 4th December 2019, 11:20
Replies: 35
Views: 2,629
Posted By Chosun Juan
Question Ibis ?

This rumour suggests that not having IBIS mentioned in the Development Announcement doesn't necessarily rule it out ......

That would be icing on the cake !...
Forum: Conservation Wednesday 4th December 2019, 07:07
Replies: 61
Views: 4,546
Posted By Chosun Juan
Exclamation Caring for Country should be a sustainability and green design priority

"Instead of asking how to house tens of thousands more people in Western Sydney, in light of rising temperatures and land depletion, we should be asking if more people should be living...
Forum: Conservation Wednesday 4th December 2019, 06:55
Replies: 11
Views: 748
Posted By Chosun Juan
Yes, I believe small doses of Cane Toad in a...

Yes, I believe small doses of Cane Toad in a sausage mix - kind of like a big hangover that swears them off them !

I saw a doco once on Northern Quolls - such a precarious existence for the whole...
Forum: Conservation Wednesday 4th December 2019, 04:23
Replies: 61
Views: 4,546
Posted By Chosun Juan
Angry It's ......

Arrrgh ! When are we going to get it?!

It's NOT the climate ...... it's Soylent Green

IT'S PEOPLE !! ...
Forum: Conservation Tuesday 3rd December 2019, 09:20
Replies: 17
Views: 608
Posted By Chosun Juan
Unhappy Damage to Gondwana rainforest a ‘global tragedy’

"The damage caused by fire in the Gondwana rainforest world heritage area in the north of the state is a “global tragedy” and an “absolute crisis” a Nature Conservation Council ecologist...
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Tuesday 3rd December 2019, 01:36
Replies: 131
Views: 2,670
Posted By Chosun Juan
Thumbs up +1 :t: Chosun :gh:

+1 :t:


Chosun :gh:
Forum: Swarovski Tuesday 3rd December 2019, 01:31
Replies: 21
Views: 747
Posted By Chosun Juan
Lightbulb You cheeky b*gger ! that's an excellent point...

You cheeky b*gger ! that's an excellent point ..... I suppose that the number of physical senses are of necessity reduced (you can't 'touch' space with your bare hands, or take a deep lungfull of...
Forum: Swarovski Tuesday 3rd December 2019, 01:18
Replies: 21
Views: 747
Posted By Chosun Juan
Sometime in the last year I saw a well respected...

Sometime in the last year I saw a well respected current affairs TV program called "The Drum" on Australian ABC TV - hosted and moderated by professional journalists with different wide ranging,...
Forum: Canon Tuesday 3rd December 2019, 00:55
Replies: 2
Views: 181
Posted By Chosun Juan
Question How the heck would that even work physically ?? ...

How the heck would that even work physically ?? :cat:




Chosun :gh:
Forum: Birds & Birding Monday 2nd December 2019, 14:20
Replies: 19
Views: 845
Posted By Chosun Juan
Lightbulb Whoa ! Given that on average, 83% of all...

Whoa !

Given that on average, 83% of all statistics on generalisations and stereotyping are wrong, I have to wonder if the article riddled as it is with tangential rabbit holes, even has anything of...
Forum: Nikon Monday 2nd December 2019, 11:54
Replies: 38
Views: 1,529
Posted By Chosun Juan
Thumbs up Bin - you are probably unique here on BF (or...

Bin - you are probably unique here on BF (or anywhere ! :) in that you are the only one who could include SLR's, f0.57 lenses, Apollo missions, Stanley Kubrick, 100 ASA film, 60 megapixel cameras,...
Forum: Swarovski Monday 2nd December 2019, 11:32
Replies: 21
Views: 747
Posted By Chosun Juan
Thanks for the link Gigi :t: Reading through...

Thanks for the link Gigi :t:

Reading through some of that it's interesting that Swarovski is opening up the platform to third party app developers - very progressive ! :)

I don't think I will p**...
Forum: Nikon Monday 2nd December 2019, 10:46
Replies: 38
Views: 1,529
Posted By Chosun Juan
Arrow I can't see Nikon exiting sport optics anytime...

I can't see Nikon exiting sport optics anytime soon - optics design is one of their core competencies.

They have in recent years come out with some crazy halo products such as the WX binocular...
Forum: Swarovski Monday 2nd December 2019, 10:37
Replies: 21
Views: 747
Posted By Chosun Juan
Question One wonders how mankind will connect with the...

One wonders how mankind will connect with the spirit of nature now if we are to be one step further removed via a technological interface .......... :cat:




Chosun :gh:
Forum: Nikon Sunday 1st December 2019, 08:32
Replies: 8
Views: 238
Posted By Chosun Juan
Nikon Z50 + Nikon PF 500 f5.6 would be an...

Nikon Z50 + Nikon PF 500 f5.6 would be an interesting (if pricey due to the lens) lightweight combination ...... :cat:

~2kg weight, 750mm eq f5.6 :t:




Chosun :gh:
Forum: Nikon Sunday 1st December 2019, 08:22
Replies: 8
Views: 238
Posted By Chosun Juan
150? - 600 reach. That at least gives the Sony...

150? - 600 reach.

That at least gives the Sony RX-10 IV somewhat of a competitor with a few plus/minuses either way for similar coin/weight/size ..... :cat:




Chosun :gh:
Forum: Nikon Thursday 28th November 2019, 02:54
Replies: 8
Views: 250
Posted By Chosun Juan
Just to clarify - the new Nikon Pro lens on the...

Just to clarify - the new Nikon Pro lens on the way is 120-300 f2.8 (as per the press release). It seems to be the 'FL' replacement for the 300/f2.8 that never arrived. As such you could probably...
Forum: Nikon Thursday 28th November 2019, 00:24
Replies: 8
Views: 250
Posted By Chosun Juan
Arrow No budget constraints is one nice thing to have,...

No budget constraints is one nice thing to have, but you'd better ask yourself how much weight you want to be lugging around / how do you want to shoot ..... :cat:

As Jpac said at the high end...
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