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User currently offlineThomasWarloe From Norway, joined Jul 2008, 265 posts, RR: 0
Posted (5 years 9 months 2 weeks 6 days ago) and read 3407 times:

Hello everyone,

I have been trying to get images onto Airliners.net for almost a year now, but have not gotten any on. I have narrowed it down to basically just being rejected for quality. Does this mean that the camera I have is not good enough? Does it have to do with experience? Does it have to do with camera settings? I have a Kodak Z712 IS, with 12x optical zoom. Unfortunately, this means that I cannot use extra lenses, so I am kind of limited in the zoom range. It has fairly high mp (7 I think). Is it just possible that I am doing something wrong with the camera, or may it just be that the camera just isn't good enough? I always size my photos to 1024x768, which is recommended. I am not so experienced so that could be part too. Here is a link to my pictures. Please comment on which pictures, if any, might be salvageable, and what faults you see. All responses and criticism are welcome.

http://www.myaviation.net/search/sea...view=&photographer=Thomas%20Warloe

Thanks,
Thomas


[Canon EOS 60D + Canon EF 70-200 f/4 L USM Lens + Canon EF 17-40 f/4 L USM Lens]
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User currently offlineGavb From United Kingdom, joined Oct 2008, 48 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (5 years 9 months 2 weeks 5 days 23 hours ago) and read 3402 times:

Re-sizing to 1024x683 is better.

Karl


User currently offlineOthic From Sweden, joined Jun 2007, 171 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (5 years 9 months 2 weeks 5 days 10 hours ago) and read 3343 times:

I use this workflow most of the time and I think it'll solve your problem

Link:
http://www.jid.me.uk/workflow/index.html



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User currently offlineSovietjet From Bulgaria, joined Mar 2003, 2643 posts, RR: 17
Reply 3, posted (5 years 9 months 2 weeks 5 days 7 hours ago) and read 3321 times:
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Some of my shots on here are made with a 4 year old Canon Powershot SD400 that is 5MP and 3x zoom. Your camera should therefore be fine for shots on here(with limits).

With cameras like yours and my Powershot noise is an issue. Always shoot at the lowest ISO. Also many of your shots are backlit and/or soft. Make sure you have a good workflow for processing the image before uploading.


User currently offlineOly720man From United Kingdom, joined May 2004, 6840 posts, RR: 11
Reply 4, posted (5 years 9 months 2 weeks 5 days 4 hours ago) and read 3278 times:

Have you got your camera on the highest quality settings and in your editing software do you save at the highest quality?

In photos like this


MyAviation.net:
Click here for bigger photo!
Photographer © Thomas Warloe



you've got compression artefacts around the windows, registration, titles, etc.

If you don't already, set the compression to fine.

What exposure settings are you using? Try aperture (Av) at F8. If possible, keep to ISO64.... looking at reviews it's starting to get slightly grainy even at ISO100.



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User currently offlineThomasWarloe From Norway, joined Jul 2008, 265 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (5 years 9 months 2 weeks 4 days 22 hours ago) and read 3253 times:

Thanks for all the help. Hopefully I will be able to get a picture on the site soon using these tips.

-Thomas



[Canon EOS 60D + Canon EF 70-200 f/4 L USM Lens + Canon EF 17-40 f/4 L USM Lens]
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