Hi everyone. I'm a power deadeye primary that is trying to make myself more useful by expanding to condi DD. I have a full ascended viper set with 6 superior runes of the Renegade in it. I have Viper d/d setup with geomancy and malice superior sigils. It's almost 'Snow Crows' meta, and I learned the rotation from the SC website (steal off cool down, venoms off cooldown, wep swap off cooldown, thieves guild off cooldown, deathblossom, dodge, 1 autoattack sequence uninterrupted, repeat). I am using toxic focusing crystal and Bowl of Mushroom and Asparagus Risotto (80 condi, 60 precision). I practice alone right now. I'm only able to make 17k dps on the 4 mil golem. Obviously I'm not even close to the 28-29k benchmark.
I added all conditions to the golem to proc the most [Exposed Weakness] I could, and gave myself all buffs plus ranger (spotter, sun spirit, frost spirit) plus BS (Strength, Discipline, Empower Allies).
I've heard about Venoms being shared with other players, but don't understand how that would effect my personal dps. I also can't find anything in game about Venom Share, I've only seen it on several year old threads in forums.
Is it my food (does using the non-meta food really cause an 11k dps loss)? Venom Share? Runes? Wrong profession support traits? I'm lost, friends.