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Need a rental - Preview not available Lisa Jun 20, 2009 8:37 PM
Re: [photo-555] photoshop free tutorials ...LINK - Peter M. Jun 19, 2009 6:54 PM
RE: [photo-555] New Meetup: Something to do this weekend - Preview not available MarcFromTheDark Jun 15, 2009 11:07 AM
Re: [photo-555] New Meetup: Something to do this weekend - Geri Jun 15, 2009 10:51 AM
Re: - Hi Amber, I am not a fan of portrait photography Nathalie Jun 11, 2009 11:48 AM
RE: [photo-555] Used Equipment - Michael Jun 11, 2009 7:07 AM
RE: [photo-555] Used Equipment - Michael Jun 11, 2009 7:06 AM
RE: [photo-555] Used Equipment - Preview not available MarcFromTheDark Jun 11, 2009 1:57 AM
New Meetup: Gator Hunters - Announcing a new Meetup for The Houston Photography Meetup Group! What: Gator Hunters When: June 27,[masked]:00 AM Where: Click the link below to find out! Meetup Description: This place is know as a wildlif Brent Jun 10, 2009 5:59 PM
RE: [photo-555] Used Equipment - Michael Jun 10, 2009 2:59 PM
Re: [photo-555] Used Equipment - Good Afternoon, Amber Q. Jun 10, 2009 2:44 PM
Fw: Houston Camera Exchange Event Update - Houston Camera Exchange Update Jay V. Jun 9, 2009 4:52 PM
Re: [photo-555] New Meetup: Something to do this weekend - Preview not available user 4. Jun 4, 2009 8:41 PM
Re: [photo-555] New Meetup: Something to do this weekend - Jay V. Jun 4, 2009 8:03 PM
New Meetup: Something to do this weekend - Announcing a new Meetup for The Houston Photography Meetup Group! What: Something to do this weekend When: June 18,[masked]:00 PM Where: (A location has not been chosen yet.) Meetup Description: Hey Guys this is Brent Jun 4, 2009 7:59 PM
Re: [photo-555] Nikon or Canon Does it matter? - Preview not available Portia C. May 25, 2009 3:07 PM
RE: [photo-555] Which lens to buy? - Greg May 25, 2009 2:41 PM
RE: [photo-555] Nikon or Canon Does it matter? - Hi Portia, I figured you would have your camera by now. The answer to your question is no, it does not matter. However once you get a camera you have to get lenses. The past few months the magazines I have been reading have been comparing lens quali Matt F. May 25, 2009 12:55 PM
Nikon or Canon Does it matter? - Preview not available Portia C. May 25, 2009 11:37 AM
Re: [photo-555] Which lens to buy? - Preview not available Kyle K. May 25, 2009 10:59 AM
RE: [photo-555] Which lens to buy? - Matt F. May 25, 2009 10:48 AM
RE: [photo-555] Selling nikon D40(body) $275 - Dale M. May 25, 2009 8:01 AM
Re: [photo-555] Which lens to buy? - Hey Sabina, I have a[masked] that came with my D200 and I love it! It's a very nice Bratchard May 24, 2009 9:00 PM
Re: [photo-555] Which lens to buy? - Daniel, if you want a 2.8 on a budget, take a look at the Tamron 17-50mm. I just b Bratchard May 24, 2009 8:54 PM
Re: [photo-555] Which lens to buy? - I'm looking to by a nikon 2.8 portrait zoom lens . Any recommendation is greatly appreciated. Thank you Sent via BlackBerry from T-Mobile From : Ben Barnes daniel May 24, 2009 5:08 PM
Which lens to buy? - Sabina May 24, 2009 4:20 PM
RE: [photo-555] Need Advice - Roan, first what are the expectations of the client? Think about the request and try to recall the words used they will help give a clue what the client wants. You got to remember that most building are viewed either from your car or city/school bus Matt F. May 23, 2009 10:38 AM
Re: [photo-555] Need Advice - Preview not available John May 21, 2009 12:17 PM
Need Advice - Preview not available user 8. May 21, 2009 12:15 PM
Re: [photo-555] selling Canon 50mm 1.4 lens. - Preview not available Martin May 20, 2009 9:14 PM
[photo-555] selling Canon 50mm 1.4 lens. - Michael May 20, 2009 8:12 PM
Re: [photo-555] Computer location - Preview not available Umbral May 13, 2009 10:03 AM
RE: [photo-555] Quick Question - Greg May 10, 2009 11:48 PM
Re: [photo-555] Quick Question - Thank you, I am still not sure if I am mentally ready for the SLR cameras, I am still a simple girl with BIG dreams of understanding how to take great pictures! Sent on the Sprint�� Now Network from my BlackBerry�� Portia C. May 10, 2009 5:37 AM
Re: [photo-555] Quick Question - Hey Portia, if you can find another D200 for $695, don't hesitate to purchase that Bratchard May 9, 2009 11:47 PM
Re: [photo-555] Quick Question - Great suggestions Matt! You've just made me jealous on your new D200 purchase.&nbs Bratchard May 9, 2009 11:44 PM
Re: [photo-555] June Photo Contest - Sorry about that, didn't realize I had selected the MeetUp email address. Wasn't trying to spam. On Thu, May 7, 2009 at 2:09 PM, JerryB < rockin.photos@ Jerry B. May 7, 2009 2:14 PM
June Photo Contest - One Talent Source is having a photo contest this month, and I wanted to get your input. Please take a look through the photos on my site, and tell me which one's you think are best to enter into each category for June's photo contests Jerry B. May 7, 2009 2:08 PM
Re: [photo-555] Quick Question - Get the new Canon T1i ... amazing camera. It's DSLR with HD video recording. What more could you ask for =) . with a lens it runs 900 on b&h. I'd look at that or the d90 from nikon. 2 GREAT cameras for sub 1k. j5uh May 7, 2009 12:09 PM
Re: [photo-555] Quick Question - To be honest the last camera I purchased was about $300 or more. It was a Kodak something around 6-7 mpixals. I only use it to take pics of my kiddos and family events. I have a print company in which I do most of the simple designs and touch up some of t Portia C. May 7, 2009 12:05 PM
Re: [photo-555] Quick Question - You DONT need to spend all your money to get a good quality camera. Its all about lenses, and the photographer. You can spend a crap load of money on a high end camera, and probably wont even use half the features on it. ----- Original Message ----- user 5. May 7, 2009 11:54 AM
Re: [photo-555] Quick Question - Lol great information! I just wish I knew how to work the darn thing! My budget is about $1500 .Max so I just want to make sure I can work it or learn easily. Sent on the Sprint�� Now Network from my BlackBerry�� -----Original Message----- Fr Portia C. May 7, 2009 9:20 AM
Re: [photo-555] Quick Question - Portia, Okay, keeping in mind that I'm a UberNoobie to digital photography and far from a pro, Network G. May 7, 2009 9:12 AM
Flickr Vote - Reminder for those who are not online, a Flickr group for the Photo Meetup has been started and is at http://www.flickr.com/groups/h­oustonphotographymeetup/ Sorry for the delay here folks, I've been a bit indisposed (insert really really good excu Robert May 7, 2009 8:54 AM
Re: [photo-555] Quick Question - I agree with Matt, I started with A Nikon D200 and have over 70K shots on it. ( I shoot sporting events and tend to run the shutter #'s up) Have up graded to the D700, This is a Great camera but maybe more that you want to spend. Also looking at the Jack L. May 7, 2009 7:47 AM
Re: [photo-555] Quick Question - Preview not available Portia C. May 7, 2009 7:32 AM
Re: [photo-555] Inexpensive, portable "studio"/portrait equipment - Hello Jim, if you just want to get some in-expensive lights to play around with, go here Bratchard May 7, 2009 12:44 AM
Re: [photo-555] Inexpensive, portable "studio"/portrait equipment - Great advice KristieMac, I agree! Taking great photos will not only save you time Bratchard May 7, 2009 12:30 AM
RE: [photo-555] Quick Question - Matt F. May 7, 2009 12:17 AM
Canon XSI for sale - Hi, I purchased the canon xsi with standard lens in February of this year but am looking to upgrade to the T1I. The camera has probably been used about 5-7 times since then. Yes, that is a very low number but work has been keeping me very busy this year user 4. May 6, 2009 4:51 PM
Re: [photo-555] Bluebonnet locations - user 4. May 5, 2009 5:04 PM
Re: [photo-555] Bluebonnet locations - user 4. May 5, 2009 5:00 PM
Re: [photo-555] Locations for shoot - user 4. May 5, 2009 4:55 PM
Re: [photo-555] white balance question - try the whibal I invested in it about a year ago and it works great never any balance problems i got the 30 do user 9. May 5, 2009 3:43 PM
Re: [photo-555] white balance question - As I understand it, you should shoot the 18% grey for RAW calibration in post (scenario 2) and use the white card for calibrating the camera on lo James S. May 5, 2009 3:16 PM
Re: [photo-555] white balance question - Either way will work. ?I find that setting white balance on location takes a lot of the post production work out of the equation. ?If you're outside and shooting over an extended time or shifting light then that WB will have to be reset each time you Umbral May 5, 2009 2:58 PM
white balance question - I suppose this is somewhat of a newbie question but nevertheless it's something that's been confusing user 4. May 5, 2009 2:34 PM
Re: [photo-555] Bluebonnet locations - not sure if the Bluebonnetts are still in bloom they are all gone here around Conroe. might want to call one of the cities and see if they are still in bloom ? the route will be good photo opts even if the Blue Bo Calvin H. May 5, 2009 1:46 PM
Re: [photo-555] Bluebonnet locations - Thanks for the replies. Chris C. May 5, 2009 1:25 PM
Bluebonnet locations - My wife & I would like to start a lil family tradition of doing bluebonnet shots (starting this year with our 6week old son). I was wondering if anyone had some suggestions as to locations within an hour or so of Houston that are publicly accessible & Chris C. May 5, 2009 11:19 AM
RE: [photo-555] Quick Question - Portia C. May 5, 2009 9:14 AM
Re: [photo-555] Quick Question - Portia, you've been given some good advice, I also use some of my own photography in my artwork. ?I am an artist (graduated from UofH in Photography and Digital Media) and a part time graphic designer. ?I would be more than happy to walk you through s Umbral May 5, 2009 9:06 AM
Re: [photo-555] Inexpensive, portable "studio"/portrait equipment - Well, my experience with photography is somewhat limited, but it seems to me that you have to get eno Network G. May 5, 2009 8:27 AM
Re: [photo-555] Inexpensive, portable "studio"/portrait equipment - As an artist, I say "that's crazy!" Who wants to spend all their time fixing bad exposures in Photoshop when you could be playing in it? Save Photoshop for special effects and take the picture right the first time. If you're Photoshopping everyth KristieZ May 5, 2009 7:20 AM
Re: [photo-555] Inexpensive, portable "studio"/portrait equipment - Hey, I just wanted to thank everyone for the suggestions and advice. I have a good friend who's a professional artist that was trying to convince me that buying any kind of special lighting was a waste of time and money. He insists that any and al Network G. May 5, 2009 7:02 AM
Re: [photo-555] Quick Question - Preview not available Portia C. May 5, 2009 6:16 AM
Re: [photo-555] Quick Question - The D40 kit is priced at about $459 with a 18-55mm lens and the D300 is about $1699 Bratchard May 4, 2009 11:50 PM
RE: [photo-555] Locations for shoot - Michael May 4, 2009 1:49 PM
Re: [photo-555] Locations for shoot - Preview not available Darrin May 4, 2009 1:40 PM
Re: [photo-555] Locations for shoot - Geri May 4, 2009 1:30 PM
Looking for a Used Tripod - Preview not available Darrin May 4, 2009 10:30 AM
Re: [photo-555] Locations for shoot - If you want an urban shot there is a building in Midtown where I always see photo shoots. It is on Anita beween Crawford and LaBranch and is called XL Parts. They have graffiti artists that display their work on the building. I think they even pay to Laura P. May 4, 2009 9:57 AM
Canon Canoscan 8800F for sale - Hey Everybody, I am selling my Canon Canoscan 8800F Scanner. It is in excellent condition! No scra Lindsey B. May 4, 2009 9:56 AM
Re: [photo-555] Locations for shoot - One suggestion would be the old Sam Houston park area in downtown...old houses with fences and lawns, but the heart of the city is just behind you. I don't think you will find a better mix of pastoral and urban in the same walkable location.? G Kyle K. May 4, 2009 9:40 AM
Re: [photo-555] Quick Question - Preview not available Portia C. May 4, 2009 5:53 AM
Re: [photo-555] Inexpensive, portable "studio"/portrait equipment - I have a set up Pocket Wizard's II that I use with my Nikon D200 and I have ne Bratchard May 4, 2009 1:07 AM
Re: [photo-555] Quick Question - Hello Portia, if you're trying to go a little mor high end, get a Nikon D300 with a 2.8 Bratchard May 4, 2009 12:58 AM
Re: [photo-555] Inexpensive, portable "studio"/portrait equipment - Peter M. May 3, 2009 10:29 PM
Re: [photo-555] Inexpensive, portable "studio"/portrait equipment - Yes, you can use the Pocket Wizard with Alien Bees. I'm currently "borrowing" two 1600's from the boyfriend, and I LOVE them. I haven't pushed them to full power yet, and they've been very impressive so far. As far as st KristieZ May 3, 2009 9:49 PM
Re: [photo-555] Inexpensive, portable "studio"/portrait equipment - Hey People, Martin May 3, 2009 8:16 PM
Re: [photo-555] Inexpensive, portable "studio"/portrait equipment - Can The Alien Bees system be controlled wireless by Pocket Wizards ? --- On Sun, 5/3/09, KristieMac wrote: > From: KristieMac > Subject: Re: [photo-555] Inexpensive, portable "studio"/portrait equipment > To: Jack L. May 3, 2009 8:06 PM
Re: [photo-555] Inexpensive, portable "studio"/portrait equipment - Barry L. May 3, 2009 4:08 PM
Re: [photo-555] Inexpensive, portable "studio"/portrait equipment - whats the best wireless system from alienbees for a nkon d70s? On May 3, 2009, at 3:48 PM, Susan Zohn wrote: iguess May 3, 2009 3:58 PM
Quick Question - Preview not available Portia C. May 3, 2009 3:55 PM
Re: [photo-555] Inexpensive, portable "studio"/portrait equipment - Alien Bees rock. Light, reliable, and flexible. At least, that's my opinion Sent from my iPhone On May 3, 2009, at 1:00 PM, Network Geek wrote: > Has anyone heard of "CowboyStudio" brand lighting and backdrops? I > KristieZ May 3, 2009 1:45 PM
Inexpensive, portable "studio"/portrait equipment - Preview not available Network G. May 3, 2009 1:00 PM
Re: Looking to buy a canon Body -- today or tomorrow. - Preview not available Vu B. May 2, 2009 8:50 AM
RE: [photo-555] Looking to buy a canon Body -- today or tomorrow. - Greg May 1, 2009 10:43 AM
Re: [photo-555] Looking to buy a canon Body -- today or tomorrow. - Preview not available Gyan K. May 1, 2009 10:37 AM
Looking to buy a canon Body -- today or tomorrow. - Michael May 1, 2009 10:21 AM
iFest Meetup - Sabina Apr 29, 2009 8:46 PM
My apologies - Angie S Apr 29, 2009 1:36 AM
Re: [photo-555] Chevy Traverse and a Free Massage - I agree with Jay. Please do not use the photography meetup group mailing list for your f Liz Apr 28, 2009 4:31 PM
Re: [photo-555] Chevy Traverse and a Free Massage - Let's please keep our messages relevant to the group's subject. None of us wants to receive any spam. Thank you. On Apr 28, 2009, at 3:29 PM, Angie S < Jay V. Apr 28, 2009 3:39 PM
Chevy Traverse and a Free Massage - Angie S Apr 28, 2009 3:29 PM
Re: [photo-555] Popup Flash wont open - The meetup was a lot of fun. We were up there early enough that we missed the majority of the rain. We did get a few patches of rain later Barbie B Apr 27, 2009 11:58 AM
Re: [photo-555] Popup Flash wont open - Hey how was the meet up this weekend ? no one has said anything about it. Ginger G Apr 27, 2009 7:02 AM
New Meetup: Houston Art Cars Parade - Announcing a new Meetup for The Houston Photography Meetup Group! What: Houston Art Cars Parade When: May 9,[masked]:00 PM Where: Click the link below to find out! Learn more here: Brent Apr 26, 2009 10:31 PM
Re: [photo-555] Popup Flash wont open - The "patch tool" and "healing tool" in Photoshop are excellent for this. (see tuto Bratchard Apr 26, 2009 8:00 PM
Re: [photo-555] Popup Flash wont open - Nik Software Color Efex Pro has a great Dynamic Skin Softener module; also Portrait Prof user 5. Apr 26, 2009 10:44 AM

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