A&P Went out for milk*pics*

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  1. IntheWorks

    IntheWorks windin film.. takin pics Moderator

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    bonus came in this morning so during lunch I headed over to MPEX to spend 1/2 of it :hs:

    20D w/grip (used, but a good deal, couldn't pass up)
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    Elinchrom D-lite 4 kit
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    2 rolls of 9ft wide seamless paper (one black, one white)

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  2. Hua

    Hua AZN photographer crew

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    ballin
     
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    nice :h5:
     
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    IntheWorks windin film.. takin pics Moderator

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    guys @ mpex even threw in a free canon bag :cool:
     
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    how much was the light kit :hs:
     
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    IntheWorks windin film.. takin pics Moderator

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    almost picked up a profoto kit instead, but @ 1200 it was more than I wanted to spend at the moment...
    specs

    Features:

    25 - 400Ws adjustable in 1/10ths (5 f-stops) - Light control

    Digital Display:
    Easy to use, just take one reading and then adjust in 1/10ths of an f-stop!

    5v Trigger Voltage
    Safe for any camera!

    1/800s Flash Duration
    (t0.5) - Freeze action!

    Recycles in 0.7s
    Don't miss that shot!

    Compact & Lightweight
    Easy to store and transport!

    Elinchrom Accessory Fitting - Huge range of Accessories!

    Switchable Audio Ready Beep
    Lets you know that you are ready for the next shot!

    Switchable Slave Cell
    Use multiple heads without cables!

    Stabilised to +/- 1.5%
    You know what you are going to get!

    Plug-in Flash Tube
    User changeable!

    Modelling Lamp
    High output- Long life!

    Modelling Lamp Control Proportional/Full/Min/Off - You decid
     
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    e.pie Active Member

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    damn that's esspensive :o

    I'll stick with my speedlights and umbrellas for now :hs:
     
  8. IntheWorks

    IntheWorks windin film.. takin pics Moderator

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    the profoto kit was 1300 :o But i think I'll stick with this and just buy heads as I need them to grow.... and I'll pick up some skyports instead of PW's.
     
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    Jhegro wtf is a jhegro?

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    the d-lite 4 kit comes with 2 strobes?
     
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    :cool: milk

    Skyports are :bowdown:
     
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    IntheWorks windin film.. takin pics Moderator

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    IntheWorks windin film.. takin pics Moderator

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    hopefully I can get some later this year :coold:
     
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    Hua AZN photographer crew

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    If you are in school still, have you looked at using the student discount with the MAC Group?
     
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    I'm a student...

    More info on MAC group?
     
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    Hua AZN photographer crew

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    http://www.macgroupus.com/index.asp

    If you register, you will get the student pricing. But to actually purchase you will need your instructor to write a letter for you to show you are actually in school.
     
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    IntheWorks windin film.. takin pics Moderator

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    no school for me :hs:
     
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    That is hot, you must be insanely happy. I want a 5D though, and I would be pretty set :o
     
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    how is the 20D > than the Xti?
     
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    Build, size, grain at high ISO, navigation wheel... Lots of stuff.
     
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    IntheWorks windin film.. takin pics Moderator

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    :ugh: mega pixels are everything, son!



    :mamoru:
     
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    MOAR MEGAPICKLES!
     

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