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The amazing benefits of CHDK became known to me by ... (pick one (or two) that's closest)

A friend, relative, someone I barely know ... told me.
18 (11.3%)
While surfing the net someone raved on and on about it in a post.
43 (27%)
One of my favorite online magazines did an article on it.
11 (6.9%)
This strange camera-shop owner whispered c.h.d.k to me as I left.
1 (0.6%)
I'm a counter-intelligence spy looking for new surveillance tools.
4 (2.5%)
I found a CHDK hand-bill shoved under my windshield wiper.
0 (0%)
Someone showed me an impossible photo done with CHDK, I had to know more.
6 (3.8%)
While sleeping my aluminum foil cap shifted and I heard CHDK in a dream.
9 (5.7%)
While researching Powershot cameras CHDK kept showing up.
30 (18.9%)
I bought a camera starter-kit with a coupon for free CHDK in it.
1 (0.6%)
I was really drunk, we started playing truth or dare, and, well ...
3 (1.9%)
I read about it in a regular magazine (I'm old fashioned that way).
6 (3.8%)
My regular cult ran out of things to worship, we voted on CHDK.
2 (1.3%)
My local TV station mentioned it in a "New Gadgets" segment.
0 (0%)
My employer told me I'd better learn CHDK or find another job.
0 (0%)
An amazing time-lapse video on YouTube mentioned using CHDK.
9 (5.7%)
My programming class instructor showed us CHDK and said, "Beat THIS!"
1 (0.6%)
There were no cameras capable for my science research needs.
5 (3.1%)
CHDK? You people are slow. I still have the original RAW hack!
5 (3.1%)
Can you believe they talked about it on my favorite Radio station? Of all places.
0 (0%)
I called Canon Tech Support asking for a feature I wanted/needed, they referred me here.
5 (3.1%)

Total Members Voted: 112

POLL: How did you find out about CHDK?

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POLL: How did you find out about CHDK?
« on: 11 / February / 2008, 20:49:44 »
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Re: POLL: How did you find out about CHDK?
« Reply #1 on: 12 / February / 2008, 02:19:06 »
Emm... Very nice options... :D
As for me, I just accidentally read about "RAW hack" in a forum.
CHDK Developer.

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Re: POLL: How did you find out about CHDK?
« Reply #2 on: 12 / February / 2008, 03:29:30 »
... I just accidentally read about "RAW hack" in a forum.

I second this!

CHDK was not still "invented" when I read about Vitaly's "RAW hack" in a Russian forum. Since then I am eagerly waiting every new CHDK release, which unlocks more and more hidden features..

Re: POLL: How did you find out about CHDK?
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Re: POLL: How did you find out about CHDK?
« Reply #5 on: 12 / February / 2008, 12:19:33 »
 :lol you're gonna get sued by canon :D

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Re: POLL: How did you find out about CHDK?
« Reply #7 on: 12 / February / 2008, 12:36:51 »
a friend!


Re: POLL: How did you find out about CHDK?
« Reply #8 on: 12 / February / 2008, 17:00:30 »
man, you even write a lot in polls.

outstanding ;)

ontopic: answered #2, I was seeking for a way to take RAW shots with my canon ixus. I am still waiting... Dev's?!?!  ::)

I was tempted with "While sleeping my aluminum foil cap shifted and I heard CHDK in a dream." though.
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