Photoshop actions
 
 
Register · Search · View Winners · Join Upload & Sell
 
WA 277, 2008: eikin
WA 880, 2019: zachary.a.p
WA 923, 2020: Danpbphoto
WA 1058, : adventure_photo
WA 98, 2004: corvus
WA 1047, 2022: Tom Harpstead
WA 851, 2019: gregfountain

Dec 8th - Featured Thread Winners!

Here are the Feature Thread Winners based on your votes:

Landscape Photographer:
November in Western Wyoming by lookoutscout

Nature & Wildlife:
Churchill Polar Bears by cambyses

People Photography:
Bedouin under the tent by lumenspixel

53 views

Weekly Assignment 1103 winner: ZdevilH1


Congratulations to ZdevilH1 for winning WA 1103, based on the theme: Back To School.

The top five photos displayed below, will also be showcased on our Winners Gallery.

Voting is now open for the WA 1104 winners.
Cast your vote!

Weekly Assignment 1105 just started with theme: "Grandparents"
Deadline: December 13th noon - Participate!
408 views  |  4 posts  

Dec 1st - Featured Thread Winners!

Here are the Feature Thread Winners based on your votes:

Landscape Photographer:
Vatnaj÷kull - Glacierscape by Rajan Parrikar

Nature & Wildlife:
Bighorn Sheep by G.E. Smith

People Photography:
Fresh Hair Do = Photos by Chris.J

194 views

Monthly Assignment 234 winner: jboyle9808


Congratulations to jboyle9808 for winning MA 234, based on the theme: Swing.

The top five photos displayed below, will also be showcased on our Winners Gallery.

Voting is now open for the MA 235 winners.
Cast your vote!

Monthly Assignment 236 just started with theme: "Bottle"
Deadline: January 1st noon - Participate!
507 views  |  3 posts  

Weekly Assignment 1102 winner: Danpbphoto


Congratulations to Danpbphoto for winning WA 1102, based on the theme: Relax.

The top five photos displayed below, will also be showcased on our Winners Gallery.

Voting is now open for the WA 1103 winners.
Cast your vote!

Weekly Assignment 1104 just started with theme: "Dirty"
Deadline: December 6th noon - Participate!
679 views  |  8 posts  

Nov 24th - Featured Thread Winners!

Here are the Feature Thread Winners based on your votes:

Landscape Photographer:
Enchanted Cypress Oasis by epphoto

Nature & Wildlife:
Okavango Delta, Botswana by VKM2F

People Photography:
Senior Portrait Shot with Waterfall by friscoron

295 views

Happy Thanksgiving!!

Happy Thanksgiving!!
Happy Thanksgiving, everyone!

I want to express my heartfelt gratitude to each and every one of you for your incredible support and active participation. Your presence is what makes this community thrive, and I'm truly thankful for the vibrant discussions, stunning photos, and the wonderful community we've built together.

As we celebrate the holiday season, I extend my warmest wishes to you, your friends, and your family. May your days ahead be filled with joy, warmth, and countless moments bathed in golden light. - Fred
1744 views  |  22 posts  

Weekly Assignment 1101 winner: Danpbphoto


Congratulations to Danpbphoto for winning WA 1101, based on the theme: Fountain.

The top five photos displayed below, will also be showcased on our Winners Gallery.

Voting is now open for the WA 1102 winners.
Cast your vote!

Weekly Assignment 1103 just started with theme: "Back To School"
Deadline: November 29th noon - Participate!
830 views  |  7 posts  

Nov 17th - Featured Thread Winners!

Here are the Feature Thread Winners based on your votes:

Landscape Photographer:
Thar Desert and Camels; Rajastan, India by shibutg

Nature & Wildlife:
Grizzly Cubs by G.E. Smith

People Photography:
Emilia by Elijah

377 views

Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG DN OS Sports for Sony E and Leica L

Sigma 70-200 f2.8
Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG DN OS Sports Lens was official released and available for pre-order!

Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG DN at B&H Photo ($1,500)

Here are the main specifications:
  1. Focal Length 70 to 200mm
  2. Maximum Aperture f/2.8
  3. Lens Mount Sony E, Leica L
  4. Lens Format Coverage Full-Frame
  5. Image Stabilization Yes
  6. Filter Size 77 mm (Front)
  7. Maximum Aperture f/2.8
  8. Minimum Aperture f/22
  9. Angle of View 34.3░ to 12.3░
  10. Minimum Focus Distance 25.6" / 65 cm
  11. Maximum Magnification 0.19x
  12. Macro Reproduction Ratio 1:5.2
  13. Optical Design 20 Elements in 15 Groups
  14. Diaphragm Blades 11, Rounded
  15. Tripod Collar Removable and Rotating
  16. Filter Size 77 mm (Front)
  17. Dimensions (° x L) 3.6 x 8.1" / 90.6 x 207 mm
  18. Weight 2.9 lb / 1335 g
3869 views  |  35 posts  

Weekly Assignment 1100 winner: Elijah


Congratulations to Elijah for winning WA 1100, based on the theme: Dolls.

The top five photos displayed below, will also be showcased on our Winners Gallery.

Voting is now open for the WA 1101 winners.
Cast your vote!

Weekly Assignment 1102 just started with theme: "Relax"
Deadline: November 22nd noon - Participate!
1006 views  |  3 posts  

Close-up Mod - Leica Summicron 50mm F2 Rigid with a MFD of 0.75m

Close-up Mod - Leica Summicron 50mm F2 Rigid with a MFD of 0.75m
@yukosteel has recently published a new disassembly article focusing on modifying the Leica Summicron 50mm F2 "Rigid" lens to reduce its minimum focusing distance from 1m (3.3 feet) to 0.75m. This lens is one of my favorites due to its exceptional performance and unique rendering. However, a common issue with this lens is its limited focusing range of only 1m. Yuri tackled this challenge by reducing the minimum focus distance to 0.75m, greatly enhancing the lens's versatility.
2094 views  |  21 posts  

Nov 10th - Featured Thread Winners!

439 views

New FILM forum!!

New FILM forum!!
Better late than never! :)

We've been listening to your requests, and guess what? We've launched a brand new film forum right here at FM! It's exclusively for all you film photography enthusiasts. Welcome to the new spot dedicated to the art of film in our community!

Film Is Not Dead Forum
For discussion on the captivating world of film photography

https://www.fredmiranda.com/forum/board/36 exposures!

3484 views  |  44 posts  

Weekly Assignment 1099 winner: Danpbphoto


Congratulations to Danpbphoto for winning WA 1099, based on the theme: Morning.

The top five photos displayed below, will also be showcased on our Winners Gallery.

Voting is now open for the WA 1100 winners.
Cast your vote!

Weekly Assignment 1101 just started with theme: "Fountain"
Deadline: November 15th noon - Participate!
1366 views  |  14 posts  

Official: Sony A9 III and FE 300mm f/2.8 GM announced

Official: Sony A9 III and FE 300mm f/2.8 GM announced
The highly-anticipated Sony a9 III has been unveiled, featuring a cutting-edge global shutter that effectively eliminates rolling shutter distortion and allows for flash synchronization at any shutter speed. This exciting announcement took place during a Creative Space event held in New York on November 7, where Sony also introduced the new Sony FE 300mm f2.8 GM OSS lens.
It's the lightest full-frame 300mm f2.8 lens available. This G Master lens is designed for smooth bokeh and sharp subjects, featuring advanced optics with an 11-blade circular aperture. It pairs well with the Sony a9 III, designed for sports with quick and quiet autofocus. You can use teleconverters, and it offers a quick APS-C crop mode. Both the camera and lens are set for a Spring 2024 release, priced at $5,999 each.


Sony A9 III Main Features:
  1. 24.6-megapixel full-frame stacked sensor
  2. Global shutter at up to 120 fps
  3. No flash sync speed limits, even while using third-party flashes
  4. Global shutter also eliminates banding caused by flickering lights
  5. Shutter speed up to 1/80,000 in single shot, burst up to 1/16,000
  6. Shortcut button to quickly go from 20 fps to 120 fps
  7. In-camera star rating to quickly sort through those 120 fps bursts
  8. Pre-capture for up to 1 second before the shutter is released
  9. Real-time eye autofocus, even with 120 fps
  10. 759 autofocus points covering 95.6 percent of the frame
  11. Low light autofocus down to -5 EV at f1.8
  12. Tilting LCD touchscreen
  13. 9.44 million dot OLED EVF with 120 fps refresh rate at highest quality 240 fps with reduced quality
  14. Dust and weather-resistant


Sony FE 300mm f/2.8 GM specs
  1. Optical Design: 20 Elements in 16 Groups
  2. Diaphragm Blades: 11, Rounded
  3. Image Stabilization: Yes
  4. Tripod Collar: Removable and Rotating
  5. Filter Size: 40.5 mm (Drop-In)
  6. Dimensions (° x L): 4.88 x 10.4" / 12.4 x 26.4 cm
  7. Weight: 51.9 oz / 1470 g


Pre-order at B&H Photo:

Sony A9 III:
https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1794764-REG/sony_ilce_9m3_a9_iii_mirrorless_camera.html

Sony FE 300mm f/2.8 GM OSS Lens:
https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1746375-REG/sony_fe_300mm_f_2_8_gm.html

20479 views  |  211 posts  

Nov 3rd - Featured Thread Winners!

Here are the Feature Thread Winners based on your votes:

Landscape Photographer:
Walk through the shrooms by Ray Still

Nature & Wildlife:
Pika by G.E. Smith

People Photography:
Duran Duran Back Then by Danpbphoto

497 views

Weekly Assignment 1098 winner: MMP


Congratulations to MMP for winning WA 1098, based on the theme: Hot.

The top five photos displayed below, will also be showcased on our Winners Gallery.

Voting is now open for the WA 1099 winners.
Cast your vote!

Weekly Assignment 1100 just started with theme: "Dolls"
Deadline: November 8th noon - Participate!
1124 views  |  2 posts  

Monthly Assignment 233 winner: J. Pow


Congratulations to J. Pow for winning MA 233, based on the theme: Balloons.

The top five photos displayed below, will also be showcased on our Winners Gallery.

Voting is now open for the MA 234 winners.
Cast your vote!

Monthly Assignment 235 just started with theme: "Magic"
Deadline: December 1st noon - Participate!
768 views

Oct 27th - Featured Thread Winners!

Here are the Feature Thread Winners based on your votes:

Landscape Photographer:
Eastern Sierra Autumn/Fall 2023 by dakel

Nature & Wildlife:
~~Lookin' Out My Back Door~~ by Ted ellis

People Photography:
My Daughter's Engagement Portraits by Lisa_Holloway

613 views

Official: Leica M11-P announced

Official: Leica M11-P announced
Update: Both Leica M11-P in Black and Silver are in stock at B&H Photo right now:

https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/search?q=Leica%20M11-P

----------------------


The Leica M11-P camera that was previously rumored has been officially introduced, along with a brand-new Summicron-M 28mm f/2 ASPH lens. What's remarkable about the M11-P is that it's the first camera globally to have technology that follows both the Content Authenticity Initiative (CAI) and the C2PA standard.

Improvements for the M11-P include:

1. Taking off the red dot Leica logo from the camera's front.
2. Adding an engraved Leica script on the top cover.
3. Installing a dark chrome viewfinder.
4. Using sapphire glass on the rear display to make it more durable and resistant to scratches.
5. Increasing the internal storage to 256GB, a boost from the previous 64GB.

The M11-P is offered in Black (Aluminum top) and Silver (Brass top)
Aside from these specifications, there's a hardware modification involving the inclusion of a secure chip. This chip is responsible for activating the Content Authenticity Initiative (CAI) technology we discussed earlier.

Pre-order at B&H Photo:

Leica M11-P Black | Leica M11-P Silver

B&H Photo Explora article about the new M11-P
7567 views  |  105 posts  

Weekly Assignment 1097 winner: chas


Congratulations to chas for winning WA 1097, based on the theme: Simple.

The top five photos displayed below, will also be showcased on our Winners Gallery.

Voting is now open for the WA 1098 winners.
Cast your vote!

Weekly Assignment 1099 just started with theme: "Morning"
Deadline: November 1st noon - Participate!
1515 views  |  7 posts  

Oct 20th - Featured Thread Winners!

Here are the Feature Thread Winners based on your votes:

Landscape Photographer:
Bugaboo Provincial Park from Ridge in Front of Cobalt Lake by Scott Stoness

Nature & Wildlife:
A Bittern Sweet Morning... by louie champan

People Photography:
Another horse session! by dawnkyung

712 views

Weekly Assignment 1096 winner: J. Pow


Congratulations to J. Pow for winning WA 1096, based on the theme: The Sky.

The top five photos displayed below, will also be showcased on our Winners Gallery.

Voting is now open for the WA 1097 winners.
Cast your vote!

Weekly Assignment 1098 just started with theme: "Hot"
Deadline: October 25th noon - Participate!
1207 views

Oct 13th - Featured Thread Winners!

Here are the Feature Thread Winners based on your votes:

Landscape Photographer:
Fall Tales From Iceland ľ M˙laglj˙fur by Rajan Parrikar

Nature & Wildlife:
Elk by G.E. Smith

People Photography:
Mustached Muse by DanielScott

748 views

Weekly Assignment 1095 winner: chas


Congratulations to chas for winning WA 1095, based on the theme: Street Photography.

The top five photos displayed below, will also be showcased on our Winners Gallery.

Voting is now open for the WA 1096 winners.
Cast your vote!

Weekly Assignment 1097 just started with theme: "Simple"
Deadline: October 18th noon - Participate!
1786 views  |  4 posts  

Oct 6th - Featured Thread Winners!

Here are the Feature Thread Winners based on your votes:

Landscape Photographer:
Mount Assiniboine Fall Pictures by Scott Stoness

Nature & Wildlife:
M for Macaws of the Pantanal - And other exotic creatures by kdacharya

People Photography:
my kids church activities by Danrdz10103

829 views

Weekly Assignment 1094 winner: la-px


Congratulations to la-px for winning WA 1094, based on the theme: Arches.

The top five photos displayed below, will also be showcased on our Winners Gallery.

Voting is now open for the WA 1095 winners.
Cast your vote!

Weekly Assignment 1096 just started with theme: "The Sky"
Deadline: October 11th noon - Participate!
1565 views  |  2 posts  

Monthly Assignment 232 winner: bnfotografie


Congratulations to bnfotografie for winning MA 232, based on the theme: Bridge.

The top five photos displayed below, will also be showcased on our Winners Gallery.

Voting is now open for the MA 233 winners.
Cast your vote!

Monthly Assignment 234 just started with theme: "Swing"
Deadline: November 1st noon - Participate!
1361 views

Sep 29th - Featured Thread Winners!

Here are the Feature Thread Winners based on your votes:

Landscape Photographer:
Fall Colors by Gregg B.

Nature & Wildlife:
Atlantic Forest Vacations by JavierWP

People Photography:
Alexis by DanielScott

805 views

Visit our Photography News board

2567 photographers online - FM Forum


Username:
      
Gear-Talk Boards - latest posts
   End of 2023 / Early 2024 Ni..  (40)  by BPsmith511
   Your Sony Gear at the End o..  (55)  by Douglas L
   Leofoto NF-05L Lens Foot fo..  (10)  by David Garcia
   Manual Focus Nikon Glass  (161028)  by CGrindahl
   19/24/45/85 PC-E Tilt-Shift..  (178)  by jonnyt5050
   Canon 200-800?  (436)  by AmbientMike
   Plena vs 105/1.4 vs Z85/1.2..  (3)  by gear-nut
   New PC Build - What do you ..  (90)  by Peterk78
   DXO PhotoLab vs. ACR / PS ...   (49)  by RustyBug
   Sony @7RIii  (25)  by nugeny
   Sony FE 300mm f/2.8 GM Imag..  (79)  by Alex Phan
   Why is AF with 55/1.7 worse..  (16)  by thrice
   A7cr vs A7c2 auto focus  (10)  by stevensun
   D850 still takes a better p..  (114)  by Kasper6188
   Sony colors A1  (44)  by pasblues
   Nikon Z 135mm f/1.8 S Plena..  (263)  by robert_in_ca
   Where to go on African safari?  (8)  by msuben
   are you using HDR?  (8)  by wind30
   Looking for alternatives to..  (4)  by Charlie52
   Sigma 35mm f/1.2 Art E Moun..  (639)  by JohnDizzo15
   Focal Point Indicator in AC..  (6)  by Jeffrey
   Nikon 85/1.2 S image thread  (262)  by Almass
   Leica M/X/T/S/Q/ SL Picture..  (46086)  by Paul Yi
   Leica Q2/3 image quality di..  (19)  by Comapedrosa
   EF lenses on an R7  (11)  by JimClark
Buy and Sell Boards - latest posts
   FS: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV, C...  (3)  by Gregory Edge
   FS: Nikon 600mm f/4 G ED VR  (2)  by twohorses
   WTB: Hasselblad 500 c or 50...  (1)  by cses
   FS: Canon EF 200-400mm f/4L  (1)  by patricksmith04
   FS: Canon WFT-E9A Wireless ...  (1)  by patricksmith04
   FS: Canon 16-35mm III  (1)  by patricksmith04
   FS: Sony A7CII mirrorless d...  (6)  by eggcellent
   FS: Nikon NIKKOR Z 180-600m...  (1)  by eggcellent
   FS: Sony A7cr silver  (2)  by canucks
   FS: Fuji X70 compact camera...  (3)  by jeffro
   WTB: Nikon Ai-s glass ais a...  (3)  by Milothecat
   FS: Ruggard Alpine 600 Lens...  (1)  by Imagemaster
   FS: Nikon AF-S 2X Teleconve...  (2)  by uintaangler
   FS: Tokina atx-i 100mm FF M...  (1)  by Shooter-44
   FS: LEICA M-A TITAN SET BRA...  (1)  by Earlstone
   FS: Nikon 200-500mm F5.6E, ...  (1)  by kelmondad
   FS: Sony A7CII + GP-X2 Grip...  (1)  by digitaltoddy
   WTB: Leica TL 11-23mm  (1)  by shutterhappy
   FS: Leica Summicron-M 35mm ...  (3)  by toniwonkanobi
   WTB: L-Mount Sigma Lenses: ...  (1)  by zach_nagle
   FS: Nikon 200mm f2.0 VRII  (1)  by GradyBaby
   FS: FUJINON XF10-24mmF4 R O...  (2)  by liurui1328
   WTB: Olympus Digital Pen-F ...  (2)  by Vern Dewit
   FS: Fuji GFX 50S II with 35...  (1)  by Captmatt
   FS: Fuji GFX 100-200mm Lens  (1)  by Captmatt
Presentation Image Boards - latest posts
   Headbangers (Bighorn)  (3)  by G.E. Smith
   Bearded tit  (36)  by Ronny Olsson
   Looking Back  (5)  by bnfotografie
   details, details  (5)  by tomandmarj
   Short-eared Owls  (31)  by louie champan
   Studio Portrait of a Peregr...  (8)  by cambyses
   Kanha Tiger Reserve - A fir...  (36)  by kdacharya
   Maui trip revisited  (2)  by J. Pow
   Salmon Fights Back  (3)  by Jim Dockery
   Warmer Days are Long Gone  (2)  by bmike-vt
   The tree  (4)  by lumenspixel
   Italian nights   (9)  by epphoto
   Urban Layers  (2)  by bmike-vt
   19 Years Old in Mississauga  (2)  by doady
   Mustang Air to Air: The Sequel  (110601)  by JWilsonphoto
   alien filing her nails  (3)  by photonoclast
   Winter monument valley and ...  (5)  by khurram1
   Churchill Polar Bears  (38)  by cambyses
   Lunch time for squirrel  (4)  by ar10
   Blackwater  (3)  by probishaw
   A few baldies  (13)  by RKnecht
   Dying plant in infra red  (2)  by aboudd
   'Hole in the Wall'  (2)  by Imagemaster
   Solo Photo Exhibition in Be...  (27)  by Kee Woo Rhee
   Bald Eagle in a dead tree  (3)  by tjbel05
  My Unread PMs
   Please login to check your PM