Join for FREE
It only takes a minute!
Magnifying the passion for nature. Zeiss Victory Harpia 95. New!

Welcome to BirdForum.
BirdForum is the net's largest birding community, dedicated to wild birds and birding, and is absolutely FREE! You are most welcome to register for an account, which allows you to take part in lively discussions in the forum, post your pictures in the gallery and more.

Showing results 1 to 25 of 63
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Condor305
Forum: Canon Tuesday 28th November 2017, 03:50
Replies: 679
Views: 225,317
Posted By Condor305
I think the camera must be malfunctioning...

I think the camera must be malfunctioning...
Forum: Canon Sunday 5th November 2017, 21:50
Replies: 679
Views: 225,317
Posted By Condor305
I finely found the section in the manual for my problem

However, It reveals that there is no solution. On page 106 of the manual it shows my options and the option I need is not there. So the way I read it I cannot shot multiple images and then review...
Forum: Canon Monday 30th October 2017, 14:54
Replies: 679
Views: 225,317
Posted By Condor305
How do I ungroup my photos so I can preview them on the camera

I have recently joined the ranks of the SX60 owners. I have had a 50 since 2014 but have worn them out having birded and traveled extensively in the past four years taking about a half million...
Forum: Canon Wednesday 14th December 2016, 02:00
Replies: 679
Views: 225,317
Posted By Condor305
It does seem that the people that are OK with the...

It does seem that the people that are OK with the 60 have no or little experience with the 50. Going on you experiments, I am glad I have two 50s. My oldest and most used 50 seems slower on the...
Forum: Canon Tuesday 13th December 2016, 15:03
Replies: 679
Views: 225,317
Posted By Condor305
Apples to apples comparrison

Hello Crazy Fingers, I have been lurking for some time on this subject. It was your observations that compelled me to purchase a second SX50. I purchased my first one at Best Buy because I wanted...
Forum: Canon Sunday 6th November 2016, 09:58
Replies: 2,260
Views: 831,844
Posted By Condor305
Settings

Maybe this will help:

Early sample photos [IanF] pp. 1-10. For example: Bee-eater, Waxwing, Kestrel BIF
Recommended settings [crazyfingers] p.16, #389
Digital Converter [IanF] p.17, #418
TV and AV...
Forum: Canon Monday 2nd May 2016, 00:37
Replies: 2,260
Views: 831,844
Posted By Condor305
Spring in Oregon with the SX 50

I have had an SX 50 for two and a half years and it is in my hand almost every day. Here are some recent shot. The White Wagtail was a long way off, hand held at 1800 mm and the bird never stopped...
Forum: Canon Tuesday 4th November 2014, 18:53
Replies: 679
Views: 225,317
Posted By Condor305
SX 50 woes

I concur, I have owned the SX50 for 13 months and about ten days ago, It died during a flying bird sequence using the sports mode, which is what I use for flying birds most of the time by the way. ...
Forum: Canon Tuesday 28th October 2014, 21:00
Replies: 88
Views: 24,801
Posted By Condor305
improvements,

My SX50 died today. I have had it for 13 months. I rarely buy service contracts but knowing how much I would use this camera, I purchased it at Best Buys in the US and bought the three year...
Forum: Canon Monday 9th June 2014, 22:17
Replies: 2,260
Views: 831,844
Posted By Condor305
Flying birds

I dropped in and saw the flying bird posts, ran across this one from early last month and thought I would and it to the mix female Norther Harrier I often use the sports mode when attempting flying...
Forum: Canon Tuesday 14th January 2014, 00:12
Replies: 2,260
Views: 831,844
Posted By Condor305
Nice Shots Josh, I wish I had had my SX50 back at...

Nice Shots Josh, I wish I had had my SX50 back at the beginning of last year when I was in Florida.
Forum: Canon Tuesday 14th January 2014, 00:11
Replies: 2,260
Views: 831,844
Posted By Condor305
Eddy, glad she saw the light, my wife also...

Eddy, glad she saw the light, my wife also designated my camera as my birthday present. Once a long time ago I tried to get a DSLR by reminding my wife that back in the day when I was shooting film...
Forum: Canon Thursday 9th January 2014, 09:02
Replies: 2,260
Views: 831,844
Posted By Condor305
Still loving the SX50, answers to a couple of recent questions.

I wanted to comment on two recent posted questions. First, the question of battery life. I find this camera to be as good or better than any camera I have had when it comes to battery life. I...
Forum: Canon Wednesday 13th November 2013, 23:45
Replies: 2,260
Views: 831,844
Posted By Condor305
The Merlin and the Chickadee

I was out for a walk again this afternoon when a Merlin shot past over my head and landed in a distant tree. I guess he was in attack mode and snagged some lunch before landing. The camera continues...
Forum: Canon Monday 11th November 2013, 19:35
Replies: 2,260
Views: 831,844
Posted By Condor305
Zoom setting

There has been some discussion concerning setting the zoom on C1 or C2 and some have indicated that they want it to zoom out to be ready. I have set mine to zoom to 600mm thus giving enough...
Forum: Canon Wednesday 6th November 2013, 03:18
Replies: 2,260
Views: 831,844
Posted By Condor305
Just a couple of pics

Since everyone else has posted some results, here are some of mine. Again, most are pretty soft but so much better than my previous digiscoping efforts that I am really happy with the SX50.
Forum: Canon Wednesday 6th November 2013, 02:05
Replies: 2,260
Views: 831,844
Posted By Condor305
Tele-converter

There has been some discussion on this thread about why the tele-converter works better than digital zoom. I have not seen this response so forgive me if it is a repeat. I just discovered this...
Forum: Canon Thursday 3rd October 2013, 11:55
Replies: 1
Views: 1,451
Posted By Condor305
Canon Hack Development Kit

Bought a Canon SX50 last week and I am patiently making my way through the 45 pages of the SX50 thread and there is very little mention of the CHDK. I am not a teckie and I still don't know how to...
Forum: Canon Tuesday 1st October 2013, 04:32
Replies: 2,260
Views: 831,844
Posted By Condor305
First time out with the SX50

Weather finally improved since I purchased the camera on Friday so here are some of my first efforts. I am trying to read the manual and this entire thread before I start asking the same questions.
Forum: Canon Saturday 28th September 2013, 14:51
Replies: 2,260
Views: 831,844
Posted By Condor305
Glasses vs the EVF

I just got a SX50 have not had time to try it since the purchase yesterday afternoon but have already discovered that I have to remove my Varifocals to use the EVF. If I remove my glasses it is...
Forum: China (including Hong Kong & Macau) Sunday 11th November 2012, 11:54
Replies: 991
Views: 115,590
Posted By Condor305
Checking in

Hi Mike, continuing to enjoy the chronicles of your patch. Glenda and I are taking a break from Winter in Bend, Oregon. She resigned her management position after five years, having become a bit...
Forum: China (including Hong Kong & Macau) Sunday 8th July 2012, 20:25
Replies: 991
Views: 115,590
Posted By Condor305
Mike's cool patch

Mike, I consider it one of the highlights of my birding life to have had the privilege of setting foot on your patch.
Peace,
Don
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Thursday 1st March 2012, 13:22
Replies: 24
Views: 6,839
Posted By Condor305
The year of the Snowy Owl

Great trip Mike, would have loved to have been there. I can identify with your feelings about the Rock Sandpiper, it is one of my favorite shorebirds. In 2004 I did my biggest North American year...
Forum: China (including Hong Kong & Macau) Saturday 14th January 2012, 12:51
Replies: 991
Views: 115,590
Posted By Condor305
Hi Mike, I really enjoyed the vicarious trip to...

Hi Mike,
I really enjoyed the vicarious trip to Sichuan. The Lesser Panda was wonderful. I am also enamored by the Grannadas they must look striking in large flocks. Lots of cool birds actually. I...
Forum: China (including Hong Kong & Macau) Saturday 5th November 2011, 19:07
Replies: 991
Views: 115,590
Posted By Condor305
Your patch, the enjoyment lingers...

Hi Mike, snow flakes are swirling this afternoon in Bend, Oregon, USA so I am sitting next to my computer with my copy of "A Photographic Guide to the Birds of Hong Kong" doing some vicarious birding...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 63
 


Fatbirder's Top 1000 Birding Websites

Help support BirdForum

Page generated in 0.16012406 seconds with 8 queries
All times are GMT. The time now is 11:21.