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importing photos from camera or compact flash so slow urgent help.

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Nov 28, 2012 11:20 PM

Little bit gutted, As this happen on my old MBP  now i have a new one got the same proble,



on the 25th took part in the canon marathon, taking near 1000 photos raw on canon 7d.


I took so long, i could just get some of the photo to meat the dead line, but Mac my mac had trouble getting onto the net work . when it did was dead slow agains all other windows lap tops.


i went home to use my internet and again I could not up load to there entry form. only 2 MB J pegs.


I contunued to down load. Although I did not get to enter to their law. i phoned the agent and he said e mail So much trouble e mailing the photos. I took it to apple mac bornoe the next day, They could not get the e mail to send by atatchment .


The importing from my copact flsh , in the end took 9 hours,


yesturday photographed a wedding , i said to my wife this will take hours to tranfure to my mac, I had a 32 GB and two 16 GB


She said use hers, I sad No, this macs pwerful. Gutted it said and took 3 hours to down load 11 gb of photo info.


She took the same card and it only took less then 10 min.


Only differance . she is using window 2 GB ram 2.3 GHZ 4 core .


agains my Mac book pro with 8 GB ram 2.2 4 cor :


Model Name:          MacBook Pro

  Model Identifier:          MacBookPro8,2

  Processor Name:          Intel Core i7

  Processor Speed:          2.2 GHz

  Number of Processors:          1

  Total Number of Cores:          4

  L2 Cache (per Core):          256 KB

  L3 Cache:          6 MB

  Memory:          8 GB

  Boot ROM Version:          MBP81.0047.B27

  SMC Version (system):          1.69f3

  Serial Number (system):          C0******V7N

  Hardware UUID:        

  Sudden Motion Sensor:

  State:          Enabled



I have 134 GB of free space .       I tried canon program driect drag and aperture. Please help as this is emarresssing and not good publicity for mac. and my self as a photographer. Im being laughed at.

MacBook Pro, iOS 5.1, Lion 8 gb ram Custom HD screen. 750


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