Photography acronyms/abbreviations

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Palouse, Jul 14, 2008.

  1. In another post Jim Fenton introduces us to several acronyms/abbreviations--some old,some new, for example:

    SBIF = shorebird in flight
    RIF = raptor in flight
    SIM = subject in motion
    SP = static photographer
    BATW = Birds against the water

    Some of the alphabet soup of Nikon lens terminology aside(EDIF; AFS-D, etc.) lets see if others have clever and newacronyms/abbreviations for us to use.

    Sure we have OOF, dof, CLS, but I'm looking for clever and new ones.
     
  2. What! No humor??????
     
  3. Lurker

    Lurker

    Jul 21, 2007
    NJ
    You mean:

    PWC = Poser With Canon
    FFFS = Flash Fools in Football Stadium (you know what I mean...)
    LNLEWISWYNH = Lens Not Long Enough; Where Is Santa When You Need Him
     
  4. FFFS--that is most hilarious --I'm just about puking my guts out!!!
     
  5. PeteZ28

    PeteZ28

    Oct 5, 2007
    Newtown, PA
    What, you mean the built in flash on my P&S doesn't work from 300 feet away??? :confused: :wink:
     
  6. well, maybe if all 75,000 of you flash at the same time. . . . .:rolleyes: 
     
  7. CANON = Canon-users Always Need One Nikon
     
  8. Muskieman911

    Muskieman911

    515
    Apr 11, 2008
    nowhere
    NLL = Need long lens
    NSL = Nikon Speedlight
    Canon = sucks
     
  9. Lurker

    Lurker

    Jul 21, 2007
    NJ
    Aaah, grasshopper, a recursive acronym... nicely done!
     
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