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Why Can't I Do This, With My 350D?  
User currently offlineAirbusA346 From United Kingdom, joined Dec 2004, 7437 posts, RR: 2
Posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 19 hours ago) and read 4688 times:

Why can't I take one photo after another, with my 350D.

Because it is a pain, when I am taking photos of aircraft.

Tom.


Tom Walker '086' First Officer of a A318/A319 for Air Lambert - Hours Flown: 17 hour 05 minutes (last updated 24/12/05).
28 replies: All unread, showing first 25:
 
User currently offlineInterpaul From Germany, joined Jul 2004, 409 posts, RR: 3
Reply 1, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 19 hours ago) and read 4678 times:

Maybe because the acceptance standards have risen dramatically and Canon is way better than Nikon.  praise 

Cheers
Jan


User currently offlineMaiznblu_757 From United States of America, joined Mar 2002, 5112 posts, RR: 50
Reply 2, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 19 hours ago) and read 4678 times:

Quoting AirbusA346 (Thread starter):
Why can't I take one photo after another, with my 350D.

Because it is a pain, when I am taking photos of aircraft.

Tom.

 hissyfit 


User currently offlineMaiznblu_757 From United States of America, joined Mar 2002, 5112 posts, RR: 50
Reply 3, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 19 hours ago) and read 4669 times:

Ok, I am officially confused now.

User currently offlineMikephotos From United States of America, joined Oct 2000, 2923 posts, RR: 54
Reply 4, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 19 hours ago) and read 4661 times:

Quoting Interpaul (Reply 1):
Maybe because the acceptance standards have risen dramatically and Canon is way better than Nikon.

Hmmm the 350D is a Canon isn't it? I've think you got that backwards my friend  Smile Nikons actually allow you to take several photos after each other hahahahaha

Tom..you probably have your camera set to single-shot. Try setting it to continuous frames.

Mike


User currently offlineJwenting From Netherlands, joined Apr 2001, 10213 posts, RR: 18
Reply 5, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 19 hours ago) and read 4647 times:

Buffer overflow?
Could happen when shooting in RAW and using a slow CF card (not knowing the buffer size of the 350D this is theoretical).



I wish I were flying
User currently offlineAirbusA346 From United Kingdom, joined Dec 2004, 7437 posts, RR: 2
Reply 6, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 19 hours ago) and read 4647 times:

Quoting Mikephotos (Reply 4):
Tom..you probably have your camera set to single-shot. Try setting it to continuous frames.

Do you know how to do that.  Wink

Tom.



Tom Walker '086' First Officer of a A318/A319 for Air Lambert - Hours Flown: 17 hour 05 minutes (last updated 24/12/05).
User currently offlineKukkudrill From Malta, joined Dec 2004, 1123 posts, RR: 4
Reply 7, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 19 hours ago) and read 4630 times:

Next to the viewfinder, in the middle of the camera back, there are two little circular buttons. Press the lower one once.

Oh and it would be a good idea to read the manual.



Make the most of the available light ... a lesson of photography that applies to life
User currently offlineAirplanepics From United Kingdom, joined Jun 2003, 2732 posts, RR: 40
Reply 8, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 18 hours ago) and read 4624 times:

Quoting AirbusA346 (Reply 6):
Do you know how to do that.

I-N-S-T-R-U-C-T-I-O-N M-A-N-U-A-L

You should carry it with you at all times!  Wink



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User currently offlineEadster From Australia, joined Jan 2005, 2216 posts, RR: 14
Reply 9, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 18 hours ago) and read 4620 times:

Quoting Mikephotos (Reply 4):
Nikons actually allow you to take several photos after each other hahahahaha

Not just Nikons! My Pentax has that feature too!  Wink


User currently offlineMaiznblu_757 From United States of America, joined Mar 2002, 5112 posts, RR: 50
Reply 10, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 18 hours ago) and read 4616 times:

Quoting Kukkudrill (Reply 7):
Oh and it would be a good idea to read the manual.

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User currently offlineAirbusA346 From United Kingdom, joined Dec 2004, 7437 posts, RR: 2
Reply 11, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 18 hours ago) and read 4606 times:

Quoting Kukkudrill (Reply 7):



Quoting Airplanepics (Reply 8):

Thanks, sorted that  Smile

Does anybody know, how I can stop, the blasted self timer coming on.  Angry

Tom.



Tom Walker '086' First Officer of a A318/A319 for Air Lambert - Hours Flown: 17 hour 05 minutes (last updated 24/12/05).
User currently offlineCosmic From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 12, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 18 hours ago) and read 4600 times:

Just read the manual under what will probably be 'Self-Timer' and it will tell you.

Just press the buttons and see what happens until you get it right.

Cosmic


User currently offlineAirbusA346 From United Kingdom, joined Dec 2004, 7437 posts, RR: 2
Reply 13, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 18 hours ago) and read 4593 times:

Quoting Cosmic (Reply 12):

It does my head in, what a stupid place, to put a self-timer button.

Right in line, with my nose, when looking threw the view finder.

Tom.



Tom Walker '086' First Officer of a A318/A319 for Air Lambert - Hours Flown: 17 hour 05 minutes (last updated 24/12/05).
User currently offlineManc From United Kingdom, joined Nov 2005, 344 posts, RR: 0
Reply 14, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 18 hours ago) and read 4587 times:

you should try it with a nose my size, I've trained it to change the ISO, AF and smear the LCD with one quick pass!!


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User currently offlineJorge1812 From Germany, joined Apr 2004, 3149 posts, RR: 8
Reply 15, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 17 hours ago) and read 4561 times:

Quoting AirbusA346 (Reply 13):
It does my head in, what a stupid place, to put a self-timer button.

Please post a pic of your nose  Wink

Tom, don't take this as an attack on you BUT read the manual from the first to the last page and go out and shoot shoot shoot. If done it the same way and it works fine for me. You learn something new nearly every time when photographing. So you don't have to open up a single thread on every problem you have with your camera. Maybe you should talk/write to other photogs with the 350D and the Sigma 70-300 (Right?).

Please take this only as the friendly hint it is  Smile

Bye, Georg


User currently offlineStealthZ From Australia, joined Feb 2005, 5692 posts, RR: 44
Reply 16, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 17 hours ago) and read 4529 times:
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Tom.

Just one week ago I gave you the following advice...

"Read The Flamin' (substitute stronger expletive if you care to) Manual. There is really no substitute for that.
.....
Apart from reading the manual I would suggest some good books on digital photography, Authors to look out for include Tom Ang, Scott Kelby, Michael Freeman."

I guess you didn't take it..

No one here minds silly questions once in a while, no one here minds helping beginners out, they will tire very quickly of someone not interested in helping themselves.

Cheers

Chris



If your camera sends text messages, that could explain why your photos are rubbish!
User currently offlineLGW From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 17, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 17 hours ago) and read 4529 times:



Sorry, I had to!


User currently offlineG-CIVP From United Kingdom, joined Mar 2001, 1321 posts, RR: 10
Reply 18, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 17 hours ago) and read 4501 times:

This must rank as the most crass discussion thread to date! May I suggest stop messing about with 'Air Lambert' (eh?) and get slightly more focused!

User currently offlineJRadier From Netherlands, joined Sep 2004, 4680 posts, RR: 50
Reply 19, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 16 hours ago) and read 4472 times:




For once you have tasted flight you will walk the earth with your eyes turned skywards, for there you have been and ther
User currently offlineOlegShv From Sweden, joined Mar 2006, 683 posts, RR: 2
Reply 20, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 14 hours ago) and read 4440 times:

Quoting AirbusA346 (Thread starter):
Why can't I take one photo after another, with my 350D.

Because it is a pain, when I am taking photos of aircraft.

Tom.

Aaahhmazing..  scratchchin 


User currently offlineTACAA320 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 21, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 10 hours ago) and read 4404 times:

Quoting AirbusA346 (Thread starter):
Why can't I take one photo after another, with my 350D.



Quoting Interpaul (Reply 1):
Canon is way better than Nikon.

The 350 is Canon!


User currently offlineAirbusA346 From United Kingdom, joined Dec 2004, 7437 posts, RR: 2
Reply 22, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 5 hours ago) and read 4348 times:

Quoting G-CIVP (Reply 18):
stop messing about with 'Air Lambert' (eh?)

What gave you that idea.

Becuase I have not been on FS for several months.

Tom.



Tom Walker '086' First Officer of a A318/A319 for Air Lambert - Hours Flown: 17 hour 05 minutes (last updated 24/12/05).
User currently offlineG-CIVP From United Kingdom, joined Mar 2001, 1321 posts, RR: 10
Reply 23, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 days 23 hours ago) and read 4257 times:

I presume FS is Flight Sim? Really not my bag.

My point is if you are serious about your photography, grab the manual, read up, start practising. If it is a real technical issue, then post here.


User currently offlineCosmic From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 24, posted (8 years 4 months 2 weeks 4 days 17 hours ago) and read 4064 times:

Just a quick question,

I have read the manual about this, but It doesn't tell you how to change this from what I can see. How do you switch the AF to AI Servo or AI Focus on a 300D?

Mines on One-shot focus at the moment and I am struggling to find out how you change it.

Thanks for the help,
Cosmic


25 StealthZ : Cosmic, Earlier in this thread I reminded the thread starter of the advice from an earlier thread that he should RTFM! You likely have, I did(though I
26 Post contains images Cosmic : Hi, That sounds about right Chris, that is all I can find in the manual. No explanation as to how to change the mode though. My guess is that the mode
27 Flyingzacko : You don't, because it's impossible. The only AI Servo you'll get is in the mode with the running person on it (sports mode or whatever) Cheers, Sebas
28 AirbusA346 : On your mode dial switch it to P, and so on, can't remember the letters at the moment. Thats what I did on my 350D, but it might be differant on your
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