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By stark (Tue Jul 24, 2007 at 03:27:42 AM EST) (all tags)
There was a ship staying briefly in one of the docks near to where I work, so I went to take some photos.

I use the term rigging to refer to the subject of this photo as I have no idea what the correct terminology is...



Rigging
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Frigging in the rigging by nebbish (2.00 / 0) #1 Tue Jul 24, 2007 at 03:40:09 AM EST
cos there's fuck-all else to do.

(Sorry)

Nice colours - was it a dull day though?

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Damn your eyes, beat me to it. by Breaker (4.00 / 1) #2 Tue Jul 24, 2007 at 04:04:39 AM EST
It was on the good ship Venus...

FWIW, that's a tackleblock, used to gear ropes so they're easier to pull taut.


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You evil fuck! by greyrat (2.00 / 0) #3 Tue Jul 24, 2007 at 04:31:06 AM EST
You are forcing me to push ahead my time table to buy a DSLR no matter what it does to my budget.

And now that I've called you nasty names, I'll ask: What would you recommend I buy?

Your punishment for calling me names by stark (4.00 / 1) #4 Fri Jul 27, 2007 at 03:44:41 AM EST
is me being too busy to respond for a few days. Sorry about that.

As far as which DSLR to buy; that's a difficult one.

Firstly, if you have any existing lenses (and they are not completely rubbish) then buy the DSLR made by the manufacturer of those lenses.

Otherwise, I can suggest Canon or Nikon. I use a Canon 300d (aka Digital Rebel); the current entry-level is the 400d. Play around with both a Canon and Nikon and see which feels better.

And when you have one, plspostpixkthnx.
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