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Old 07-31-2014, 06:16 PM   #19769
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Old 07-31-2014, 06:20 PM   #19770
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I'm looking for a Nikon camera dslr or slr. For shara I'll even trade my 47 in 3d smart tv for a nice one.
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Old 07-31-2014, 06:31 PM   #19771
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So I finally called the camera shop. No value here.... 35 mm film camera and etc won't even trade locally. Eek....
The Smithsonian might take them. LOL
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I'm looking for a Nikon camera dslr or slr. For shara I'll even trade my 47 in 3d smart tv for a nice one.
This is what I'm looking at... but first I need to go through the other two camera bags. I'm gonna end up raising at least one 35 mm body and 2 or 3 pieces of glass Dave.... and it may not owe me anything but it is sad to think it is worthless. It is all in great shape. There's only a few places even teaching students 35 mm film around here (or anywhere probably). We used to have KEH Camera here - but think they are only in Atlanta now.... and the prices are Sooo low. Hardly worth the effort.

As it it is - this Fuji (or whatever I decide on) will be the last camera I ever buy.... so it will for sure owe me nothing... oh the humanity....
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Hey Steve - good to hear from ya. We're you talking Idaho or California.... or both. Herb had a great beach location in San Diego - but can't imagine a difficult last 200 there other than - hey it's California man...
I was talking about the post in Idaho. Sometimes nice attractions/CG are located in out of the way places. Interstate to within 200 miles and then hope for the best on the final roads to the location.

We mutants need to catalog "drop dead gorgeous" locations with campgrounds to match. We could do it on a specials "drop down" on RVMmutants.com or similar. Pictures would help on the post. Facilities don't need to be awesome and the price of admission doesn't need to be 70+ dollars to qualify. Ample facilities for a MH "landing" and a wonderful view or gorgeous area to explore will suffice. For example, Dolores River Colorado comes to mind (shade, trout stream, mountains, friendly managers, etc)
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I was talking about the post in Idaho. Sometimes nice attractions/CG are located in out of the way places. Interstate to within 200 miles and then hope for the best on the final roads to the location.

We mutants need to catalog "drop dead gorgeous" locations with campgrounds to match. We could do it on a specials "drop down" on RVMmutants.com or similar. Pictures would help on the post. Facilities don't need to be awesome and the price of admission doesn't need to be 70+ dollars to qualify. Ample facilities for a MH "landing" and a wonderful view or gorgeous area to explore will suffice. For example, Dolores River Colorado comes to mind (shade, trout stream, mountains, friendly managers, etc)
I'm with you Steve.... that Dolores River was beautiful. I could the river go by in the pic Sarah posted... and McCall Idaho looked like the kind of place I could settle into for a month or two...
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(Groan). This old lady got up at 7am so I could spend the day in the hospital with Don going to his therapy sessions. I have 4 minutes left until I go back. What happened to retirement?
Barb, your caring heart and your love for others trumps your desire to sit and do nothing but watch the river pass by. God bless you for your willingness to be a wonderful caregiver.
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The Smithsonian might take them. LOL

Nikor and other bayonet latch lenses have value on newer digital SLRs. But not much. 😁
Mine were Vivitar and Pentax. The screwey screw mount kind.
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It just dawned on me...
Tina and Wayne have stopped sharing pictures. Suppose they are keeping secrets... best places to stay... best bacon... what could it be? Where are they?
Still here! On the last camping night before getting home tomorrow, currently west of Ottawa. Will try to post some pix then. Has been a fun but rather wet trip the past 2 weeks. More to see and do than time allowed in Quebec city and Montreal (which I left 45 years ago!) A long day today, as DH left his I-pod at the gas station an hour and a half back from the campground, so I had to make the trek there and back to retrieve. He owes me big time.
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So I finally called the camera shop. No value here.... 35 mm film camera and etc won't even trade locally. Eek....
I managed to give some of mine to my son, also a photographer.

www.brendanmartinphoto.com

However, all my darkroom stuff had to go, as everything I do is now digital.
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Still here! On the last camping night before getting home tomorrow, currently west of Ottawa. Will try to post some pix then. Has been a fun but rather wet trip the past 2 weeks. More to see and do than time allowed in Quebec city and Montreal (which I left 45 years ago!) A long day today, as DH left his I-pod at the gas station an hour and a half back from the campground, so I had to make the trek there and back to retrieve. He owes me big time.

How could your DH possibly make up for such a faux pas?
Look forward to pics!
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Chuck - I cut my power cord and installed the portable in the bay as a plug and play with my Power Master Voltage Controller - can have both the PI & PM VC or either 1 or neither 1 inline by pulling a plug.. but if ya like Waynes method better...
Great idea, but my power bay is small and has this electric windy thing for my power cord. What a waste of space for a motorized way to bring in 50' of power cable. Another example of something I have that really isn't needed.
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I donated 2 SLR bodies, 8 lenses and a ton of accessories because nobody wanted them. However, all together it owed me nothing. 😄
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So... Not quite 3 generations of Canon power --- AE-1 Program with original power winder - EOS A2E - and Rebel 2000 ... The little 28-105 EF 3.5-4.5 is a nice little lense...

When shooting wildlife the Tokina 400 mm 5.6 with Prova or Velvia was a workhorse for me. The 70-200 2.8 Sigma was (is excellent) and at $750 back around '98 or '99 it was a bargain. Both came with tripod collars which was nice.

One thing about the new Fuji mirrorless system is wireless connectivity to Android and iOS
for file review and transfer to your phone or tablet and will emulate Provia, Velvia and Astia film.

I sure appreciate you mutants letting me cry in my beer about the demise of 35 mm print and transparency... and let me get comfortable with moving on. I much prefer to let it got and move on to full time than to have passed away myself with it in a closet. I suppose that's what The Grand Poobah means when he says it owed him nothing.

I also know that in giving it up there is growth. It's not like it was taken from me or destroyed. It just ran it's course - and as economists would say - it's marginal utility reached zero - zip - nada....
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