Choose your color scheme:
The Vette Barn  
 
Go Back   The Vette Barn > Off Topic/Babes/Other > Off Topic

Off Topic Off Topic - General non-Corvette related discussion.

User Tag List

Reply
 
Share Thread Tools
Old 07-15-2018, 09:07am   #141
Thomas
Goldilocks
Barn Stall Owner #905

Bantayan Kids '13,'15
Points: 71,451, Level: 100
Activity: 0%
 
Thomas's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Bukkake ruined my carpet
Posts: 24,915
Thanks: 3,567
Thanked 9,339 Times in 4,390 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1005484
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by carlton_fritz View Post
People typically don't buy an 800mm lens.
I see them periodically but they're a bit uncommon.

I got stalked in this shot. A friend was up on a hill and shooting down on me with a 600mm.
Attached Thumbnails
Mee.jpg  

Thomas is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-15-2018, 09:54am   #142
allthrottleandsomebottle
A Real Barner
Points: 14,828, Level: 83
Activity: 3.4%
 
allthrottleandsomebottle's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Lackey/Yorktown, VA
Posts: 1,697
Thanks: 332
Thanked 1,220 Times in 444 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1005423
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Thomas View Post


That's an afternoon activity. Ain't no pole dancers around at 6:00am.
Guess you have never been to "eggs n legs".....one of our local adult spots called The Cat
allthrottleandsomebottle is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-15-2018, 10:40am   #143
carlton_fritz
Barn Stall Owner #1991
Bantayan Kids '13
Points: 51,172, Level: 100
Activity: 63.6%
 
carlton_fritz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Brains and bewbs. The motherload.
Posts: 26,554
Thanks: 9,209
Thanked 3,346 Times in 2,266 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $38600215
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Thomas View Post
I see them periodically but they're a bit uncommon.

I got stalked in this shot. A friend was up on a hill and shooting down on me with a 600mm.
I have never seen anyone using one. Sigma and Tamron have made 600mm affordable to more people, but only in a zoom. They can't match the image quality of a foxed 600mm, but the price is much lower. Of course Nikon just announced a camera that does 3000mm. The P1000. It looks amazing too.
carlton_fritz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-15-2018, 05:15pm   #144
Thomas
Goldilocks
Barn Stall Owner #905

Bantayan Kids '13,'15
Points: 71,451, Level: 100
Activity: 0%
 
Thomas's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Bukkake ruined my carpet
Posts: 24,915
Thanks: 3,567
Thanked 9,339 Times in 4,390 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1005484
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by carlton_fritz View Post
I have never seen anyone using one. Sigma and Tamron have made 600mm affordable to more people, but only in a zoom. They can't match the image quality of a foxed 600mm, but the price is much lower. Of course Nikon just announced a camera that does 3000mm. The P1000. It looks amazing too.
Come to MN in January during Eagle season. You'll see them.

The Tamron/Sigma 100- 600 is EVERYWHERE. I've shot both and I'd give the edge to the Sigma as it's a bit better at 600. I think people are buying these things for the 600 end in many cases. If I didn't have the Canon 100-400 II I'd have one in a minute.

I've talked to many a shooter with these and while there's a few that understand what it takes to capture a bird in flight, a whole lot of them complain their shots are soft. Typically the conversation turns to settings and low and behold they're expecting consistent shots at 1/800 sec and below. They'll get lucky from time to time but by and large that's just too slow.

Dead duck here was at 1/1600 sec.
Attached Thumbnails
6.24.18 Keller duck.jpg  

Thomas is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to Thomas For This Useful Post:
Old 07-15-2018, 08:06pm   #145
Dixievet
Administrator
Barn Stall Owner #14
Barn Raising II,III Chef

NCM Supporter '11,'12,'13,'14,'15,'16,'17
Bantayan Kids '13,'14,'15,'17
Points: 54,306, Level: 100
Activity: 30.1%
 
Dixievet's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: between here and there
Posts: 20,907
Thanks: 7,305
Thanked 9,893 Times in 4,046 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $27597723
Default

Name:  IMG_6474.JPG
Views: 153
Size:  307.1 KB

Little one is starting to stand now.
__________________
Dixievet is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 6 Users Say Thank You to Dixievet For This Useful Post:
Old 07-15-2018, 09:11pm   #146
snide
Barn Raising II,III
NCM Supporter '13
Bantayan Kids '17
Points: 89,711, Level: 100
Activity: 99.6%
 
snide's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: I could never live there.
Posts: 51,036
Thanks: 25,608
Thanked 10,269 Times in 5,346 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $119003847
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Thomas View Post
Come to MN in January.
I've been to MN in January. NFW will I ever do that again.
snide is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to snide For This Useful Post:
Old 07-15-2018, 09:17pm   #147
sasnglass77
Barn Raising III
Points: 26,817, Level: 100
Activity: 0%
 
sasnglass77's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Driving the ISCREAM bus.
Posts: 10,239
Thanks: 1,819
Thanked 2,258 Times in 1,782 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $115269701
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by 04 commemorative View Post
your wifes name is Laurie ?
Quote:
Originally Posted by snide View Post
For now.

Quote:
Originally Posted by datawiz View Post
When are you changing it to Lexus, or some other exotic stripper name?

Quote:
Originally Posted by snide View Post
When's she's not looking or listening.




sasnglass77 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-15-2018, 09:21pm   #148
snide
Barn Raising II,III
NCM Supporter '13
Bantayan Kids '17
Points: 89,711, Level: 100
Activity: 99.6%
 
snide's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: I could never live there.
Posts: 51,036
Thanks: 25,608
Thanked 10,269 Times in 5,346 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $119003847
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by sasnglass77 View Post









I didn't know you still post here...
snide is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to snide For This Useful Post:
Old 07-20-2018, 05:53pm   #149
Thomas
Goldilocks
Barn Stall Owner #905

Bantayan Kids '13,'15
Points: 71,451, Level: 100
Activity: 0%
 
Thomas's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Bukkake ruined my carpet
Posts: 24,915
Thanks: 3,567
Thanked 9,339 Times in 4,390 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1005484
Default

Attached Thumbnails
Fawn 05.jpg  

Thomas is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to Thomas For This Useful Post:
Old 07-20-2018, 05:55pm   #150
Thomas
Goldilocks
Barn Stall Owner #905

Bantayan Kids '13,'15
Points: 71,451, Level: 100
Activity: 0%
 
Thomas's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Bukkake ruined my carpet
Posts: 24,915
Thanks: 3,567
Thanked 9,339 Times in 4,390 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1005484
Default

Gino.
Attached Thumbnails
CH G.jpg  

Thomas is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to Thomas For This Useful Post:
Old 07-20-2018, 06:45pm   #151
boracayjohnny
A Real Barner
Points: 45,822, Level: 100
Activity: 33.3%
 
boracayjohnny's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Out back of Victory Over America Palace, Baghdad while throwing chicken bones.
Posts: 19,066
Thanks: 5,415
Thanked 6,931 Times in 3,495 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1313568
Default

A lotta great pics here by all.

Thomas, you a picture takin' mofo. Your pics come out perfect. The detail is incredible.
boracayjohnny is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-21-2018, 09:30am   #152
Thomas
Goldilocks
Barn Stall Owner #905

Bantayan Kids '13,'15
Points: 71,451, Level: 100
Activity: 0%
 
Thomas's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Bukkake ruined my carpet
Posts: 24,915
Thanks: 3,567
Thanked 9,339 Times in 4,390 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1005484
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by boracayjohnny View Post
A lotta great pics here by all.

Thomas, you a picture takin' mofo. Your pics come out perfect. The detail is incredible.
Thomas is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-21-2018, 11:27am   #153
TripleBlack
Barn Raising I
Points: 10,398, Level: 70
Activity: 14.9%
 
TripleBlack's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Keller, TX
Posts: 1,966
Thanks: 765
Thanked 1,114 Times in 486 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $307003
Default

Rush Hour

Click image for larger version

Name:	Rush Hour.jpg
Views:	2
Size:	937.1 KB
ID:	17373
TripleBlack is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to TripleBlack For This Useful Post:
Old 07-21-2018, 11:43am   #154
Grey Ghost
A Real Barner
Points: 32,034, Level: 100
Activity: 24.0%
 
Grey Ghost's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: GA
Posts: 16,051
Thanks: 8,118
Thanked 4,802 Times in 2,249 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $44214
Default

Grey Ghost is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to Grey Ghost For This Useful Post:
Old 07-21-2018, 12:35pm   #155
simpleman68
Barn Stall Owner #17
Barn Raising II

NCM Supporter '12,'14,'15,'16,'17,'19
Bantayan Kids '13,'14,'15,'17
GTMS 18
Points: 32,944, Level: 100
Activity: 42.7%
 
simpleman68's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Bethlehem Pennsyltuckey
Posts: 13,330
Thanks: 1,887
Thanked 5,951 Times in 3,380 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $0
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Dixievet View Post
Attachment 17199

Little one is starting to stand now.
Good stuff, man!
Scott
__________________
2004 M6 MSG
AMR forged 416
10.61 @ 133.24
11.22 @ 128 street tires old motor
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BCDpFvbMLCM
simpleman68 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-21-2018, 04:07pm   #156
carlton_fritz
Barn Stall Owner #1991
Bantayan Kids '13
Points: 51,172, Level: 100
Activity: 63.6%
 
carlton_fritz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Brains and bewbs. The motherload.
Posts: 26,554
Thanks: 9,209
Thanked 3,346 Times in 2,266 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $38600215
Default

Attached Thumbnails
DSC_1824.jpg  

carlton_fritz is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 4 Users Say Thank You to carlton_fritz For This Useful Post:
Old 07-21-2018, 05:49pm   #157
ZipZap
Barn Stall Owner #55
Points: 16,098, Level: 87
Activity: 12.5%
 
ZipZap's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 4,763
Thanks: 590
Thanked 986 Times in 615 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $21901
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by boracayjohnny View Post
In L-A, the June Gloom. It's foggy in the AM and then burns off to a sunny day.

So, I'm at LAX killin' time. I start taking a few pics with my super duper, no high quality cell phone.. It just so happens the first plane is a PAL, Philippine Airlines.



That Quik Park is less than a mile from where I live...
ZipZap is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-21-2018, 10:12pm   #158
carlton_fritz
Barn Stall Owner #1991
Bantayan Kids '13
Points: 51,172, Level: 100
Activity: 63.6%
 
carlton_fritz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Brains and bewbs. The motherload.
Posts: 26,554
Thanks: 9,209
Thanked 3,346 Times in 2,266 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $38600215
Default

Nicci
Attached Thumbnails
DSC_0640 (4).JPG  

carlton_fritz is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 4 Users Say Thank You to carlton_fritz For This Useful Post:
Old 07-21-2018, 10:46pm   #159
TripleBlack
Barn Raising I
Points: 10,398, Level: 70
Activity: 14.9%
 
TripleBlack's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Keller, TX
Posts: 1,966
Thanks: 765
Thanked 1,114 Times in 486 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $307003
Default

A couple left coast pics.

First is from the Twin Peaks overlook where a photographer was killed for his camera a year or two ago.

The second is the "keyhole" at Pheiffer Beach.

BTW, excuse the watermarks. I do that on FB shots and these are from my FB archive.

Click image for larger version

Name:	San Francisco from the Twin Peaks overlook.jpg
Views:	2
Size:	1.35 MB
ID:	17408
Attached Thumbnails
Pfeiffer Beach in Big Sur.jpg  

TripleBlack is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 6 Users Say Thank You to TripleBlack For This Useful Post:
Old 07-22-2018, 04:40pm   #160
Thomas
Goldilocks
Barn Stall Owner #905

Bantayan Kids '13,'15
Points: 71,451, Level: 100
Activity: 0%
 
Thomas's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Bukkake ruined my carpet
Posts: 24,915
Thanks: 3,567
Thanked 9,339 Times in 4,390 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1005484
Default

I think you're some kind a deviated prevert!
Attached Thumbnails
Weird.jpg  

Thomas is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to Thomas For This Useful Post:
Reply

The Vette Barn > Off Topic/Babes/Other > Off Topic


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:01am.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright 2009 - 2019 The Vette Barn


Support the Barn:
 
Download the Mobile App;
 
Follow us on Facebook:

Become a Stall Owner

 

Apple iOS App        Google Android App

 

Visit our Facebook page