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Abandoned : Digital Infrared with the Leica M8
Old 10-19-2016   #1
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Abandoned : Digital Infrared with the Leica M8

I went for a weekend trip and shot the m8 with a 28mm cv 2.0, taking advantage of weak ir filter












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Old 10-23-2016   #2
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Nice look to these
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I like the look of your photos. Exactly how did you shoot them with your M8? I would like to try this with my M8.
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Old 10-23-2016   #4
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here's the technique: get a 720nm ir filter, set your white balance to the grass, use the Kolarivision action to swap the red and blue channels in post (easiest done with this action), the adjust levels... i've got my post set as an action...
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Nice, Blake!

The IR is different wavelength and as a result the focus is different. For the brief period I had an M8, I tried this once with a regular red filter and it worked nicely. I bracketed focus and got lucky with a few shots where focus was spot on. But, cannot find the images on the hard drive just now...
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Nice Blake ....
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Old 10-23-2016   #7
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thanks guys... it was fun the focus adjust is only partly true.
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I like the nice soft look you got. Memphis BBQ
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One more question. Where did you get the 720 nm filter?
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dfdann got the filter on ebay or amazon
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One more question. Where did you get the 720 nm filter?
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Here is a cheap set from Amazon for playing around:

https://www.amazon.com/NEEWER®-58MM-...2085194&sr=1-4
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