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    Thread: Camera Settings Question...Anybody Help?
Post: RE: Camera Settings Question...Anybody Help?

(12-17-2021, 09:09 AM)Nigels Wrote: The best way to approach it would be to look in the manual for 'exposure compensation' settings.  If you are after a natural looking night time scene with the lig...
drewbenn General Forum 12 1,995 12-17-2021, 10:17 AM
    Thread: thomas and friends mini series
Post: RE: thomas and friends mini series

I don't know... it seems like multi-packs have fallen out of favor, so I assume just 4 waves and an Advent Calendar, but I haven't been following closely enough to know for sure. During an episode of ...
drewbenn Thomas & Friends Minis 3,293 3,457,131 12-01-2021, 10:41 AM
    Thread: thomas and friends mini series
Post: RE: thomas and friends mini series

(08-29-2021, 12:28 PM)sunhuntin Wrote: spotted these online... has anyone seen them before? seller has 9 different ones, with the backs appearing to depict waves 1 and 2 from wayyyyyy back when. sel...
drewbenn Thomas & Friends Minis 3,293 3,457,131 08-29-2021, 01:00 PM
    Thread: thomas and friends mini series
Post: RE: thomas and friends mini series

(12-11-2020, 01:31 AM)Reivax Wrote: As sort of an aside to the 2020 stuff, I’ve been going off the assumption that only these two sets (that were prior to the 2020 waves) are the ones that are missi...
drewbenn Thomas & Friends Minis 3,293 3,457,131 12-12-2020, 09:23 AM
    Thread: thomas and friends mini series
Post: RE: thomas and friends mini series

(12-11-2020, 01:31 AM)Reivax Wrote: Wow. I’d be so super grateful if Drew’s site were to be updated. It’s been essential for me for years. Couldn’t collect without it. There’s been helpful ways to k...
drewbenn Thomas & Friends Minis 3,293 3,457,131 12-11-2020, 05:57 AM
    Thread: thomas and friends mini series
Post: RE: thomas and friends mini series

(12-09-2020, 02:15 PM)sunhuntin Wrote: drew!! great to see you again! i know a lot of collectors would be thrilled with a 2020 update, as it seems the minis checklist app isnt being updated anymore ...
drewbenn Thomas & Friends Minis 3,293 3,457,131 12-10-2020, 08:44 AM
    Thread: thomas and friends mini series
Post: RE: thomas and friends mini series

(12-08-2020, 01:37 PM)mikedaws Wrote: (12-08-2020, 01:33 PM)sunhuntin Wrote: actually, regarding percy's cat, we have seen in-hand evidence of there being two colors, correct? I have both versions...
drewbenn Thomas & Friends Minis 3,293 3,457,131 12-09-2020, 07:31 AM
    Thread: thomas and friends mini series
Post: RE: thomas and friends mini series

Someone just PMed me, asking how to only show checked engines on my page. I thought I'd repeat my answer here, because it might help other people. You need to start by getting into the developer conso...
drewbenn Thomas & Friends Minis 3,293 3,457,131 04-05-2020, 07:37 AM
    Thread: I Have Stopped Buying...
Post: RE: I Have Stopped Buying...

And here I thought you were making one of your periodic proclamations that you'd sworn off collecting forever!!!... until next time!!! ;) Typical viruses only survive outside a human (and "on a hair"...
drewbenn General Forum 12 6,339 02-13-2020, 04:27 AM
    Thread: checklist behind-the-scenes
Post: checklist behind-the-scenes

(10-29-2019, 01:38 AM)Pablo392 Wrote: if we were to take this over we probably would have to make some changes If you take it over, you get to make whatever changes you want ;) The tables you added...
drewbenn Thomas & Friends Minis 1 3,334 10-29-2019, 04:50 AM
    Thread: thomas and friends mini series
Post: RE: thomas and friends mini series

I agree that would be easiest for the users, but I'm not willing to give anyone else write access to my account, so it won't happen. I'm sorry, but that's the way it is. If someone's willing to maint...
drewbenn Thomas & Friends Minis 3,293 3,457,131 10-23-2019, 08:22 AM
    Thread: thomas and friends mini series
Post: RE: thomas and friends mini series

Okay, here's a Proof of Concept of how it could work hosted somewhere else. It remembers your list but does *not* include the pictures (though they could be re-added by hosting them somewhere else (on...
drewbenn Thomas & Friends Minis 3,293 3,457,131 10-23-2019, 02:57 AM
    Thread: thomas and friends mini series
Post: RE: thomas and friends mini series

It doesn't seem like weebly would work but there's nothing lost in trying! The checklist qua checklist doesn't need pictures: they're certainly nice to have and useful to plenty of people, but if the ...
drewbenn Thomas & Friends Minis 3,293 3,457,131 10-22-2019, 12:52 PM
    Thread: OMG-OMG-OMG
Post: RE: OMG-OMG-OMG

Oh, it's a toy! Maybe 8-10 inches long, it is built to hold a medium-sized pony.
drewbenn Show Us What You Bought 41 20,438 10-22-2019, 12:37 PM
    Thread: OMG-OMG-OMG
Post: RE: OMG-OMG-OMG

(10-21-2019, 10:45 AM)Super Wrote: This little thing is neat, you can't steer it, has a forward button and the Reverse button actually makes the car do donuts, spin around. It also is a rechargeable...
drewbenn Show Us What You Bought 41 20,438 10-21-2019, 02:11 PM
    Thread: thomas and friends mini series
Post: RE: thomas and friends mini series

Yeah, that it, sorry. The 5th was the 4-year anniversary of the site, which seemed like the right time to wrap it up. It was a fun hobby for a long time but lately turned into more of a chore. If som...
drewbenn Thomas & Friends Minis 3,293 3,457,131 10-21-2019, 02:42 AM
    Thread: thomas and friends mini series
Post: RE: thomas and friends mini series

If you're referring to my list on mini.ixbyix.com... if you go to 2019 multi-packs and click on the "Spring Basket" title or the names of any of the engine names listed there, all the listed engines w...
drewbenn Thomas & Friends Minis 3,293 3,457,131 10-09-2019, 02:38 AM
    Thread: Train Jigsaws
Post: RE: Train Jigsaws

Those look really fun! Thanks for sharing. I've been in the garage a lot the last couple weekends playing with power tools while finishing up my workbench, so when I saw the subject line I assumed th...
drewbenn Show Us What You Bought 14 7,193 10-02-2019, 03:41 AM
    Thread: thomas and friends mini series
Post: RE: thomas and friends mini series

(08-02-2019, 05:24 PM)sunhuntin Wrote: Thanks also to the members here who have shared info over the last 3 or 4 years. I would have given up ages ago without you guys. ...says the person who starte...
drewbenn Thomas & Friends Minis 3,293 3,457,131 08-05-2019, 04:37 PM
    Thread: thomas and friends mini series
Post: RE: thomas and friends mini series

I lied in my change notes at the bottom of the page (I don't have pictures of the 3 newest glow-in-the-dark figures) but thanks to Pablo392 there are now pictures for everything else! The Pale Yellow ...
drewbenn Thomas & Friends Minis 3,293 3,457,131 08-04-2019, 03:30 AM