Re: America's Largest

2016-10-12 Thread Alan C
I would say the path is about 1m wide so the base of the tree at ground level (by the exposed roots) is about 3m or 10'. 10' circumference is only about 3¼' diameter and clearly it is much bigger than that. Alan C -Original Message- From: Larry Colen Sent: Wednesday, October 12,

Re: PESO: America's Largest

2016-10-12 Thread Paul Stenquist
My purpose here was to celebrate the tree, not its size. And I was doing so to please a very nice lady. Hence, I didn’t want to include a figure or anything else that might indicate scale but would distract from the tree itself. The path is a standard city sidewalk, about five-feet wide. The

Re: The dreaded phone call

2016-10-12 Thread Igor PDML-StR
Ted, well done! You had the strength to "stand your ground", and it paid off. (And that is probably even more important than the actual money you've got.) No reason to dread the next call! :) This initial attitude of the caller once again reminded me this, previously circulated on PDML

Re: PESO: America's Largest

2016-10-12 Thread Bob W-PDML
On 12 Oct 2016, at 19:09, Larry Colen wrote: > > > > Godfrey DiGiorgi wrote: >> I like this photo as it stands. >> >> I'd also like to see a scale photo … something with a person or a car next >> to the tree to get a feel for the tree's size. > > Good point. In case I

Re: PESO: America's Largest

2016-10-12 Thread Paul Stenquist
> On Oct 12, 2016, at 2:20 PM, Bob W-PDML wrote: > > On 12 Oct 2016, at 19:09, Larry Colen wrote: >> >> >> >> Godfrey DiGiorgi wrote: >>> I like this photo as it stands. >>> >>> I'd also like to see a scale photo … something with a person or a car

Re: The dreaded phone call

2016-10-12 Thread Collin B
At least they called and asked in the first place. There's some honesty in that. -- PDML Pentax-Discuss Mail List PDML@pdml.net http://pdml.net/mailman/listinfo/pdml_pdml.net to UNSUBSCRIBE from the PDML, please visit the link directly above and follow the directions.

Re: The dreaded phone call

2016-10-12 Thread Steve Cottrell
On 12/10/16, Theodore Beilby, discombobulated, unleashed: >Was at home yesterday and got a phone call we all hate. Can we use one >of your photos? I asked how much they were willing to pay for it? >Response, we are doing it for a promotion, not paying for photos. I >responded, "I don't give my

Re: PESO: America's Largest

2016-10-12 Thread Godfrey DiGiorgi
> On Oct 12, 2016, at 11:30 AM, Paul Stenquist wrote: > > I’ve never seen a picture that included a giraffe that led me to say, “The > giraffe is spoiling the picture.” MARK! G -- PDML Pentax-Discuss Mail List PDML@pdml.net http://pdml.net/mailman/listinfo/pdml_pdml.net

Some printer stuff to chew on...

2016-10-12 Thread ann sanfedele
I did a little test - took one file and printed it out three times on my R220 and three times on my R2400, changing the profile from SGRBto ADobe RGB, to Remove profile. within the same printer run, they all look identical to me... but the R2400 prints are simply overall lighter than the

Re: PESO: America's Largest

2016-10-12 Thread Ken Waller
If you include a giraffe, you'd also have to include a standard 8 foot ladder so you could sense the scale of the giraffe ! -Original Message- >From: Paul Stenquist >Subject: Re: PESO: America's Largest > > >> On Oct 12, 2016, at 2:20 PM, Bob W-PDML

Re: USA PDML meetups ... Marin snaps

2016-10-12 Thread Brian Walters
On Thu, Oct 13, 2016, at 04:37 AM, Chris Mitchell wrote: > On 12 Oct 2016 10:49, "Brian Walters" wrote: > > > > On Wed, Oct 12, 2016, at 08:39 PM, Larry Colen wrote: > > > > > > > "so crook?" I dinna ken that slang. > > > > > > You'll just have to come downunder and find

Re: Some printer stuff to chew on...

2016-10-12 Thread Paul Stenquist
Are you printing with "PS Elements controls printing" or using the printer's color controls? To get accurate results you need to use the former. Accurate profiles are also an issue. Can you choose a paper for which ics profiles for your printers are available? That makes all the difference.

Re: Hurricane Matthew

2016-10-12 Thread P.J. Alling
Ok, this seems silly but don't you have local control over that? AT's former U-Verse now run by Frontier, (a company who's customer service makes SBC's look good by comparison), allows me to fully control the Modem locally once I log in. Good thing too, since getting U-Verse service from

Re: PESO: Bird Dog

2016-10-12 Thread Daniel J. Matyola
On Wed, Oct 12, 2016 at 1:32 PM, ann sanfedele wrote: > > BTw - are you and Lee going to be coming in on Saturday for NYC PDMLwith > the out of towners? Ann: Lee and I will NOT be able to make it Saturday. I was very interested in joining the group, and meeting some more

Re: USA PDML meetups

2016-10-12 Thread Larry Colen
John Francis wrote: It is next month - the SF get-together is at the tail end of John's trip. Yes it is. That is what threw me too. They were just here for a one day layover on their way to the East Coast. I met up with them in SF and we had a pleasant visit. Incriminating photos to

RE: PESO - Urn and Shadows

2016-10-12 Thread Malcolm Smith
Rick Womer wrote: http://photo.net/photodb/photo?photo_id=18295153 Plus matching staircases. Well seen. Malcolm -- PDML Pentax-Discuss Mail List PDML@pdml.net http://pdml.net/mailman/listinfo/pdml_pdml.net to UNSUBSCRIBE from the PDML, please visit the link directly above and follow the

Re: USA PDML meetups ... Marin snaps

2016-10-12 Thread Brian Walters
Great set of images and nice to put faces to John's and Jan's names (we may live in the same country but we've never met). My big regret of my USA trip in 2013 is that I was so crook for most of my stay in SF that I didn't get a chance to catch up with you and the other motley crew from the west

Re: PESO - Urn and Shadows

2016-10-12 Thread Larry Colen
Rick Womer wrote: http://photo.net/photodb/photo?photo_id=18295153 Very interesting. There is something very interesting about that composition. My eye seems to find it both pleasing and unsettling. Would doing it as B make it really pop, or lose all of it's pop? (K-5, DA 16-45)

Re: PESO - Urn and Shadows

2016-10-12 Thread Paul Stenquist
Excellent composition. Here, the bright light and deep shadows work in your favor. Well done. Paul via phone > On Oct 12, 2016, at 4:47 AM, Larry Colen wrote: > > > > Rick Womer wrote: >> http://photo.net/photodb/photo?photo_id=18295153 > > Very interesting. > > There is

Re: Peso-Scatter

2016-10-12 Thread Jack Davis
You caught a stunning sky, Malcolm! Very nice! J Sent from my iPhone > On Oct 12, 2016, at 12:24 AM, Malcolm Smith wrote: > > Jack Davis wrote: > > This is what happens as I drive the "Tourist Loop" of a local wildlife area. > I get harshly honked at, but quickly am

Re: USA PDML meetups ... Marin snaps

2016-10-12 Thread Larry Colen
Larry Colen wrote: John Francis wrote: It is next month - the SF get-together is at the tail end of John's trip. Yes it is. That is what threw me too. They were just here for a one day layover on their way to the East Coast. I met up with them in SF and we had a pleasant visit.

Re: PESO: America's Largest

2016-10-12 Thread Paul Stenquist
Thanks Malcolm. Yes, dawn light is worth getting out of bed for, especially at this time of year when it's not so bloody early. Paul via phone > On Oct 12, 2016, at 3:13 AM, Malcolm Smith wrote: > > Paul Stenquist wrote: > > This Rochester Hills, Michigan tree is

Re: PESO: Stearman Kaydet

2016-10-12 Thread Paul Stenquist
Very nice. Paul via phone > On Oct 12, 2016, at 12:21 AM, Daniel J. Matyola wrote: > > A classic Bi-Wing airplane: > http://photo.net/photodb/photo?photo_id=18297375=lg > Comments are invited. > > Dan Matyola > http://www.pentaxphotogallery.com/danieljmatyola > -- >

Re: USA PDML meetups ... Marin snaps

2016-10-12 Thread Brian Walters
On Wed, Oct 12, 2016, at 08:39 PM, Larry Colen wrote: > > > Brian Walters wrote: > > Great set of images and nice to put faces to John's and Jan's names (we > > may live in the same country but we've never met). > > I understand, there are several USAian PDMLers that I've never met. > :-) > >

Re: USA PDML meetups ... Marin snaps

2016-10-12 Thread Larry Colen
Brian Walters wrote: Great set of images and nice to put faces to John's and Jan's names (we may live in the same country but we've never met). I understand, there are several USAian PDMLers that I've never met. :-) My big regret of my USA trip in 2013 is that I was so crook for most of

RE: Peso-Scatter

2016-10-12 Thread Malcolm Smith
Jack Davis wrote: You caught a stunning sky, Malcolm! Very nice! Thanks Jack, very generous of you. I went to photograph horses, but the skies took my interest that night. Malcolm -- PDML Pentax-Discuss Mail List PDML@pdml.net http://pdml.net/mailman/listinfo/pdml_pdml.net to UNSUBSCRIBE

Re: USA PDML meetups ... Marin snaps

2016-10-12 Thread ann sanfedele
Good to see their facesbefore Saturday... - John will have a lot of potential pug entries for NOvember on this trip! ann On 10/12/2016 3:50 AM, Larry Colen wrote: Larry Colen wrote: John Francis wrote: It is next month - the SF get-together is at the tail end of John's trip. Yes it

Hurricane Matthew

2016-10-12 Thread John
Power went off at about 2:50PM Saturday, 08 October 2016. Power restored at about 1:30PM Today, 12 October 2016. Even though my UPS provided power for a graceful shutdown, I've been fighting the network & NAS for the last couple of hours. Everything appears to be finally up and running again.

RE: PESO: America's Largest

2016-10-12 Thread Malcolm Smith
Paul Stenquist wrote: This Rochester Hills, Michigan tree is said to be the largest Bebb Oak in the United States. It measures about ten feet in diameter at its base, and one of its weighty limbs rests on the ground. It is estimated to be at least 250 years old, although that has never been

RE: PESO: Bird Dog

2016-10-12 Thread Malcolm Smith
Daniel J. Matyola wrote: Thanks, Malcom. Here are some external views: http://photo.net/photodb/photo?photo_id=18295761=lg http://photo.net/photodb/photo?photo_id=18295762=lg Thanks Dan, great - a really good day out. Malcolm -- PDML Pentax-Discuss Mail List PDML@pdml.net

RE: Peso-Scatter

2016-10-12 Thread Malcolm Smith
Jack Davis wrote: This is what happens as I drive the "Tourist Loop" of a local wildlife area. I get harshly honked at, but quickly am forgiven as they circle and return to feed and chatter. May be Canada geese(?), but I'm certain they're not Snow Geese. Snow geese will be in somewhat later. K3

RE: PESO: Stearman Kaydet

2016-10-12 Thread Malcolm Smith
Daniel J. Matyola wrote: A classic Bi-Wing airplane: http://photo.net/photodb/photo?photo_id=18297375=lg Comments are invited. Again another interesting picture. Keep them coming. Malcolm -- PDML Pentax-Discuss Mail List PDML@pdml.net http://pdml.net/mailman/listinfo/pdml_pdml.net to

Re: Some printer stuff to chew on...

2016-10-12 Thread ann sanfedele
On 10/12/2016 4:58 PM, Paul Stenquist wrote: Are you printing with "PS Elements controls printing" or using the printer's color controls? I don't know and don't know how to tell... that was what I hoped someone would tell me. :-) Hey weren't you the one that you said you removed profiles

Re: PESO - 'Fall Color'

2016-10-12 Thread Ken Waller
Thanks for commenting ann. I'm partial to the 'Carp River' image also, partially for the veiwpoint. Kenneth Waller http://www.pentaxphotogallery.com/kennethwaller - Original Message - From: "ann sanfedele" Subject: Re: PESO - 'Fall Color' I like it, I like the

Re: Some printer stuff to chew on...

2016-10-12 Thread Paul in MKE
As Paul Stenquist said, are you setting the software to control the color output or depending on the printer's driver? I looked on the Red River site and it appears they don't have an ICC profile for the R220, but they do for the R2400. Would be a good idea to install he one for the R2400

Re: Hurricane Matthew

2016-10-12 Thread John
There is a web interface, but the modem comes up in wi-fi by default with the Ethernet ports disabled if the power is disconnected for more than a few minutes. In order to log in to the modem to change the mode to work with my Ethernet router, I have to dig out my laptop, enable wi-fi & find the

Re: PESO: Bird Dog

2016-10-12 Thread John
Groovy Baby! On 10/12/2016 12:01 AM, Daniel J. Matyola wrote: On Mon, Oct 10, 2016 at 11:38 AM, ann sanfedele wrote: when I saw "Interior view" I almost didnt look...I feared canine entrails ... phew! Since I will never be a great photographer, I am determined to become

Re: PESO: Stearman Kaydet

2016-10-12 Thread Daniel J. Matyola
Thanks, Alan, Malcolm and Paul! Dan Matyola http://www.pentaxphotogallery.com/danieljmatyola On Wed, Oct 12, 2016 at 1:32 AM, Alan C wrote: > A real beauty. Looks like Biggles himself! > > Alan C > > -Original Message- From: Daniel J. Matyola > Sent: Wednesday,

Re: The dreaded phone call

2016-10-12 Thread Bill
On 10/12/2016 11:07 AM, Theodore Beilby wrote: Was at home yesterday and got a phone call we all hate. Can we use one of your photos? I asked how much they were willing to pay for it? Response, we are doing it for a promotion, not paying for photos. I responded, "I don't give my work away."

Re: The dreaded phone call

2016-10-12 Thread ann sanfedele
Good show, ted! ann On 10/12/2016 1:07 PM, Theodore Beilby wrote: Was at home yesterday and got a phone call we all hate. Can we use one of your photos? I asked how much they were willing to pay for it? Response, we are doing it for a promotion, not paying for photos. I responded, "I don't

Re: PESO: Bird Dog

2016-10-12 Thread ann sanfedele
Good luck with that one, remember I've met you in person :-) BTw - are you and Lee going to be coming in on Saturday for NYC PDMLwith the out of towners? ann On 10/12/2016 12:01 AM, Daniel J. Matyola wrote: On Mon, Oct 10, 2016 at 11:38 AM, ann sanfedele wrote: when I

Re: USA PDML meetups ... Marin snaps

2016-10-12 Thread Chris Mitchell
Good to see some more PDML faces. Hope you have a great time there. Chris On 12 Oct 2016 08:51, "Larry Colen" wrote: > > > Larry Colen wrote: > >> >> >> John Francis wrote: >> >>> It is next month - the SF get-together is at the tail end of John's trip. >>> >> >> Yes it is.

Re: USA PDML meetups ... Marin snaps

2016-10-12 Thread Chris Mitchell
On 12 Oct 2016 10:49, "Brian Walters" wrote: > > On Wed, Oct 12, 2016, at 08:39 PM, Larry Colen wrote: > > > > "so crook?" I dinna ken that slang. > > > You'll just have to come downunder and find out. > > > And Brian can smile and give you a Vegemite sandwich...

Re: The dreaded phone call

2016-10-12 Thread Jack Davis
Good for you, Ted! J Sent from my iPhone > On Oct 12, 2016, at 10:07 AM, Theodore Beilby wrote: > > Was at home yesterday and got a phone call we all hate. Can we use one of > your photos? I asked how much they were willing to pay for it? Response, we > are doing it

Re: PESO: America's Largest

2016-10-12 Thread Larry Colen
Wonderful photo. Unfortunately without a person, or anything to give scale, in it the trunk only looks like about ten feet in circumference rather than diameter, that pathway next to it only looks a couple of feet wide. On October 11, 2016 9:20:40 AM PDT, Paul Stenquist

Re: PESO: America's Largest

2016-10-12 Thread Godfrey DiGiorgi
I like this photo as it stands. I'd also like to see a scale photo … something with a person or a car next to the tree to get a feel for the tree's size. G > On Oct 11, 2016, at 9:20 AM, Paul Stenquist wrote: > > This Rochester Hills, Michigan tree is said to be the

Re: PESO: America's Largest

2016-10-12 Thread Larry Colen
Godfrey DiGiorgi wrote: I like this photo as it stands. I'd also like to see a scale photo … something with a person or a car next to the tree to get a feel for the tree's size. Good point. In case I didn't make it clear, artistically, it is an excellent photo, it would also be nice to

The dreaded phone call

2016-10-12 Thread Theodore Beilby
Was at home yesterday and got a phone call we all hate. Can we use one of your photos? I asked how much they were willing to pay for it? Response, we are doing it for a promotion, not paying for photos. I responded, "I don't give my work away." Basically that was the end of the call. Few hours

Re: The dreaded phone call

2016-10-12 Thread Bruce Walker
That's a great story, Ted. Best of all: with a happy ending. :) Congratulations! On Wed, Oct 12, 2016 at 1:07 PM, Theodore Beilby wrote: > Was at home yesterday and got a phone call we all hate. Can we use one of > your photos? I asked how much they were willing to pay

West Coast meetup

2016-10-12 Thread jcoyle
Jan and I had a really good time with Larry yesterday, talked about all sorts as well as a little about photography.  We managed to get a few decent snaps, including the obligatory one of the other with camera to face! Looking forward to Saturday - shame Dan can't make it after

Re: PESO - Urn and Shadows

2016-10-12 Thread Rick Womer
Thanks Malcolm, Larry, and Paul. I haven't tried B on it yet; but I like the warm tones. Rick On Oct 12, 2016, at 6:55 AM, Paul Stenquist wrote: > Excellent composition. Here, the bright light and deep shadows work in your > favor. Well done. > > Paul via phone > >> On Oct 12, 2016, at 4:47

Re: Some printer stuff to chew on...

2016-10-12 Thread ann sanfedele
If I get the same results regardless of what it says in elements (remove profile, use srgb,use adobe rgb) in the little drop down box in elements... I guess the printner driver is doing it Didn't know r220 was dye or r2400 was pigment I don't know how to install profiles never thought

Re: Stearman Kaydet

2016-10-12 Thread Alan C
I did some research & found that 8 survive in SA. A 9th was written off in Tzaneen (just north of here) in 2007. Alan C -Original Message- From: Daniel J. Matyola Sent: Thursday, October 13, 2016 12:27 AM To: Pentax-Discuss Mail List Subject: Re: PESO: Stearman Kaydet Thanks, Alan,

Re: Some printer stuff to chew on...

2016-10-12 Thread Paul in MKE
Ann, I'll put together a longish reply/info off list tomorrow. -p On 10/12/2016 10:22 PM, ann sanfedele wrote: If I get the same results regardless of what it says in elements (remove profile, use srgb,use adobe rgb) in the little drop down box in elements... I guess the printner driver is

Re: West Coast meetup

2016-10-12 Thread ann sanfedele
John - eager to see ya on Saturday.. I'll write off list with a couple of details.. ann On 10/12/2016 10:02 PM, jco...@iinet.net.au wrote: Jan and I had a really good time with Larry yesterday, talked about all sorts as well as a little about photography. We managed to get a few

Re: Stearman Kaydet

2016-10-12 Thread Paul in MKE
The Stearman was widely used by the US military as a primary trainer during WWII and many were auctioned off for a pittance after the war. An old-time pilot I knew some 40+ years ago told me he bought one, new, still in the crate for $450. Because they were relatively cheap and very sturdy

Re: Hurricane Matthew

2016-10-12 Thread Paul in MKE
My ISP never provides an manual either. If we get change providers and/or get a different modem/router I Google the make and model and usually am able to come up with an electronic version of the manual. Every modem I've had from different providers has had the same IP address - 192.168.0.1

Re: Stearman Kaydet

2016-10-12 Thread P.J. Alling
You mean like this? http://steamregister.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/051916-Star-Wars-Mashup-630x375.jpg On 10/13/2016 1:31 AM, Paul in MKE wrote: The Stearman was widely used by the US military as a primary trainer during WWII and many were auctioned off for a pittance after the war. An