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Forum: Leica M9 / ME 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 81
Views: 1,693
Posted By Derek Leath
This is so true. good advice.

This is so true. good advice.
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 1 Day Ago
Replies: 81
Views: 1,693
Posted By Derek Leath
Sometimes I use a grey card. That seems to work...

Sometimes I use a grey card. That seems to work well.
Handheld meter also is a great back up.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 52
Views: 3,768
Posted By Derek Leath
Great thread. I use to shoot a lot of stereo...

Great thread.

I use to shoot a lot of stereo slides, mostly with Realist cameras. Found a cool FED in the UK that's full frame. I have an old Richard and a bunch of glass slides from the early...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 1 Week Ago
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
Here are a few images shot over the weekend of a...

Here are a few images shot over the weekend of a building that was on fire.


https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49479560611_49868570a1_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2iokFwB)
Brickwall2...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 01-13-2020
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49374684088_7c...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49374684088_7c9673a6ce_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2ie5aoG)
snowfalltrees (https://flic.kr/p/2ie5aoG) by
Derek Leath (https://www.flickr.com/photos/dietersrover/),...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 01-12-2020
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
Thanks, and "Yes" it was cold.

Thanks, and "Yes" it was cold.
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 01-12-2020
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
These images taken with a Voigtlälander 35mm 1.4...

These images taken with a Voigtlälander 35mm 1.4 MC II

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49373045413_4af1a65cef_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2idVLgF)
Snowball?_2 (https://flic.kr/p/2idVLgF)
by
Derek...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 01-10-2020
Replies: 75
Views: 6,972
Posted By Derek Leath
I haven't had a chance to shoot with it yet, just...

I haven't had a chance to shoot with it yet, just got it lastnight.
but here is a couple of photos on my M9


https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49363773032_b806afe536_b.jpg...
Forum: Photography General Interest 01-09-2020
Replies: 106
Views: 4,035
Posted By Derek Leath
Thanks for letting me share some of my work here,...

Thanks for letting me share some of my work here, and it's been great to see others work as well.
Not sure why I like this image so much, just something about...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 01-07-2020
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
I'm diggin' the old school lens look. Very cool

I'm diggin' the old school lens look. Very cool
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 01-06-2020
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49341713166_21...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49341713166_21e6421747_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2ibabhw)
Griffen (https://flic.kr/p/2ibabhw) by
Derek Leath (https://www.flickr.com/photos/dietersrover/),
on...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 01-03-2020
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49318677466_a7...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49318677466_a7c20b080e_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2i987zh)
DoorKnobs (https://flic.kr/p/2i987zh) by
Derek Leath (https://www.flickr.com/photos/dietersrover/),
on...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-28-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49287521671_3b...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49287521671_3bf8f0c3f0_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2i6nr3p)
BenchFace (https://flic.kr/p/2i6nr3p) by
Derek Leath (https://www.flickr.com/photos/dietersrover/),
on...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-27-2019
Replies: 72
Views: 2,194
Posted By Derek Leath
Leica Charged me $1595 for a new sensor, CLA, new...

Leica Charged me $1595 for a new sensor, CLA, new leather covering, plus a year warranty. I think shipping was $25-30 for 2nd day USPS.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 12-26-2019
Replies: 80
Views: 3,035
Posted By Derek Leath
I have two M3's and one M4. There really isn't...

I have two M3's and one M4. There really isn't much difference, frame lines and counter.
Both cameras feel the same and have the same insides. My m3's are DS and the M4 is SS.
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-24-2019
Replies: 72
Views: 2,194
Posted By Derek Leath
It only took Leica NJ 3 weeks total for me.

It only took Leica NJ 3 weeks total for me.
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-24-2019
Replies: 72
Views: 2,194
Posted By Derek Leath
I think about $900-$1200. I just paid $1600 for a...

I think about $900-$1200. I just paid $1600 for a sensor replacement, for me it was worth it.
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-22-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49260350621_06...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49260350621_0688ff4652_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2i3Yb32)
SnowInTheCreek-6 (https://flic.kr/p/2i3Yb32) by
Derek Leath...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-20-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49143806723_4a...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49143806723_4a44bcc6dd_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2hSERAt)
STL_History (https://flic.kr/p/2hSERAt) by
Derek Leath (https://www.flickr.com/photos/dietersrover/),
on...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-19-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
No, I haven't yet either. But there is a guy...

No, I haven't yet either. But there is a guy named Phil Penman in NY.
He has some very nice images shot that way.

I tend to shoot my M9 in DNG uncompressed, and then convert to B&W if needed. I do...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-18-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
Very cool stuff, and very film like.

Very cool stuff, and very film like.
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-17-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49234498788_b8...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49234498788_b8e2a48ae9_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2i1FFbL)
sunrisesinBW (https://flic.kr/p/2i1FFbL) by
Derek Leath (https://www.flickr.com/photos/dietersrover/),...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 12-17-2019
Replies: 30
Views: 4,130
Posted By Derek Leath
I use the Nokton 1.5 50 on my M9, you can go to...

I use the Nokton 1.5 50 on my M9, you can go to the M9 images post and see some of my results for yourself.
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-17-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49234020271_d5...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49234020271_d5040243cb_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2i1DdWt)
HouseOnTheHill (https://flic.kr/p/2i1DdWt)
by
Derek Leath (https://www.flickr.com/photos/dietersrover/),...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-16-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49224738321_5b...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49224738321_5b81db52bf_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2hZPDJR)
Bookwatcher (https://flic.kr/p/2hZPDJR) by
Derek Leath (https://www.flickr.com/photos/dietersrover/),
on...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-16-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49224257838_57...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49224257838_57bf6920be_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2hZMbUE)
Trickdog (https://flic.kr/p/2hZMbUE) by
Derek Leath (https://www.flickr.com/photos/dietersrover/),
on...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-15-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49224736651_75...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49224736651_75c880dbfe_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2hZPDf4)
Snowman (https://flic.kr/p/2hZPDf4) by
Derek Leath (https://www.flickr.com/photos/dietersrover/),
on...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-15-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
Helen, Very nice, do you use the soft shutter...

Helen,
Very nice, do you use the soft shutter setting? Ever shoot Pull 80 for B&W
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-15-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
There are some very nice images here, keep them...

There are some very nice images here, keep them coming.
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-14-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
Thanks again.

Thanks again.
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-13-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49214304527_f2...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49214304527_f2606ee539_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2hYUb8R)
BrothersFromAnotherMother (https://flic.kr/p/2hYUb8R)
by
Derek Leath...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-12-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49209862721_e2...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49209862721_e2b691cd7d_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2hYvpJZ)
OldBarn (https://flic.kr/p/2hYvpJZ) by
Derek Leath (https://www.flickr.com/photos/dietersrover/),
on...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-12-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49208979953_f0...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49208979953_f07994d1c1_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2hYqTjR)
Mercure_Sámuse2 (https://flic.kr/p/2hYqTjR)
by
Derek Leath...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-10-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
Kidnapped Part...

Kidnapped Part two.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49189653603_57a745c636_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2hWHQgV)
LSP_M9-5 (https://flic.kr/p/2hWHQgV)
by
Derek Leath...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-09-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
Hey Mike. Thank you very much.

Hey Mike.
Thank you very much.
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-09-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49195987057_53...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49195987057_5342c88cfa_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2hXhhZp)
Stormy_Trees (https://flic.kr/p/2hXhhZp)
by
Derek Leath (https://www.flickr.com/photos/dietersrover/),...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-08-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49190351107_17...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49190351107_17e7dba009_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2hWMpBR)
LSP_M9-6 (https://flic.kr/p/2hWMpBR)
by
Derek Leath (https://www.flickr.com/photos/dietersrover/),
on...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-06-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49178634168_d5...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49178634168_d59054b14c_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2hVKmzE)
sunsetFD (https://flic.kr/p/2hVKmzE)
by
Derek Leath (https://www.flickr.com/photos/dietersrover/),
on...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-06-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
Just love the color on...

Just love the color on these.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49170755103_6058e8e5ef_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2hV3YpH)
Fence
(https://flic.kr/p/2hV3YpH) by
Derek Leath...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-05-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
Here are a few more photos shot yesterday. Old...

Here are a few more photos shot yesterday. Old building near my work office.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49171461322_fe3650bebd_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2hV7AkU)

Windows ...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-03-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49144298891_57...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49144298891_578b2ecefd_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2hSHnU8)
LeicaM9_Museums-2 (https://flic.kr/p/2hSHnU8)
by
Derek Leath...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-02-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
Thanks, I'm very happy with my M9, I still shoot...

Thanks, I'm very happy with my M9, I still shoot film, but this CCD sensor is the best by far.
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-02-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
Here are a couple of images shot over the...

Here are a couple of images shot over the weekend.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49149071857_ba7ae598d7_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2hT8QJD)
CWE_M9-8 (https://flic.kr/p/2hT8QJD)
by
Derek Leath...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-02-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
Thanks Doug

Thank you. The CCD on the M9 really is something.
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-01-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
Here are a few photos I took at the St.Louis Art...

Here are a few photos I took at the St.Louis Art Museum.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49144505437_1132535ca1_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2hSJrig)LeicaM9_Museums-11 (https://flic.kr/p/2hSJrig)...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 11-27-2019
Replies: 2,006
Views: 311,033
Posted By Derek Leath
Some test images after new sensor replacement

Hello all.

Here are a few shots I took about an hour before sunset. Voigtländer 50mm 1.5 Asph
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49134511138_59788b845b_c.jpg...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 11-27-2019
Replies: 10
Views: 751
Posted By Derek Leath
I do not mind telling, I paid $1600 to keep this...

I do not mind telling, I paid $1600 to keep this M9 in excellent condition for the next 10 years. And of course it's under warranty for the next year.
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 11-26-2019
Replies: 10
Views: 751
Posted By Derek Leath
My Leica M9 is back

Hello all.

My Leica M9 came back yesterday from it's sensor replacement.
3 weeks total from the time I sent it to NJ.
I had great service and great communication from Leica NJ.
Can't wait to shoot...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 11-26-2019
Replies: 4
Views: 481
Posted By Derek Leath
Sorry, about that. You are correct. I was using...

Sorry, about that. You are correct. I was using my iPhone when I typed this.
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 11-25-2019
Replies: 4
Views: 481
Posted By Derek Leath
Voigtlander Nokton 50mm 1.5 Asph on M9

Hello all,
Just wondering how you would set the cameras lens section for the voigtländer 50mm 1.5. Would you pick something close in the list or just turn the lens section to off?
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-22-2019
Replies: 7,540
Views: 3,866,785
Posted By Derek Leath
This is one of my M3's, I was using it last...

This is one of my M3's, I was using it last week.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49106955292_a01d7367dc_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2hPpYWY)
IMG_6683 (https://flic.kr/p/2hPpYWY)
by
Derek Leath...
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 11-15-2019
Replies: 44
Views: 1,837
Posted By Derek Leath
I didn't, it was a result from the corrosion.

I didn't, it was a result from the corrosion.
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 11-15-2019
Replies: 44
Views: 1,837
Posted By Derek Leath
My M9 is at Leica NJ now for sensor...

My M9 is at Leica NJ now for sensor replacement.
I also developed a crack in the sensor.
Here is a photo.


https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49068633998_b03855e605_c.jpg...
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 11-12-2019
Replies: 2,584
Views: 645,517
Posted By Derek Leath
This album is all Fuji...

This album is all Fuji X100s
https://flic.kr/s/aHsmJ9t5ty
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-11-2019
Replies: 5,695
Views: 512,492
Posted By Derek Leath
https://live.staticflickr.com/4093/4805394827_00ab...

https://live.staticflickr.com/4093/4805394827_00ab274e45_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/8jCUsX)DSCF0257 (https://flic.kr/p/8jCUsX)
by
Derek Leath (https://www.flickr.com/photos/dietersrover/), on...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 11-06-2019
Replies: 107
Views: 4,863
Posted By Derek Leath
I still shoot film. It's fun and you take your...

I still shoot film. It's fun and you take your time and look around more before you push the button. There is a curtain satisfaction from waiting until you develop the film and see what you will get....
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 11-04-2019
Replies: 42
Views: 2,406
Posted By Derek Leath
I sold a camera on ebay and they charged me 10%...

I sold a camera on ebay and they charged me 10% on the sale.
plus Paypal charged anther 3%
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 11-01-2019
Replies: 81
Views: 3,650
Posted By Derek Leath
Lots of great opinions here. Here is mine. I...

Lots of great opinions here. Here is mine.
I collect cameras, and I shoot with them I have over 100. Out of all those cameras big and small 35mm 120 or 4x5 I always go to my M3.
When you hold that...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 10-31-2019
Replies: 67
Views: 3,289
Posted By Derek Leath
I think it's $1595

I think it's $1595
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 10-30-2019
Replies: 67
Views: 3,289
Posted By Derek Leath
update on my vote. Just sent my M9 to Leica

update on my vote. Just sent my M9 to Leica
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 10-25-2019
Replies: 62
Views: 5,096
Posted By Derek Leath
Can you see through the viewfinder OK with this...

Can you see through the viewfinder OK with this lens on the M9?
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-25-2019
Replies: 2,009
Views: 303,740
Posted By Derek Leath
Taken with one of my Leica M3's TMax 100 5cm...

Taken with one of my Leica M3's TMax 100 5cm Summicron
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48889897848_7b7c9f9a9d_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2huevkf)AllBritishCarShow-1 (https://flic.kr/p/2huevkf)
by...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 10-23-2019
Replies: 62
Views: 5,096
Posted By Derek Leath
What do you think about the Nokton 1.5 Aspherical...

What do you think about the Nokton 1.5 Aspherical in LTM for the M9?
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-14-2019
Replies: 143
Views: 6,841
Posted By Derek Leath
I have that Pulsar! I'm a watch guy too. Mostly...

I have that Pulsar! I'm a watch guy too. Mostly vintage.
Forum: Xpan & Other Panoramics 10-14-2019
Replies: 1,945
Views: 386,826
Posted By Derek Leath
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48861929713_4d...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48861929713_4d67cbf918_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2hrLao2)Xpan-11 (https://flic.kr/p/2hrLao2) by
Derek Leath (https://www.flickr.com/photos/dietersrover/), on...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 10-14-2019
Replies: 78
Views: 2,916
Posted By Derek Leath
Looks like a lot of work. Maybe when I get my M9,...

Looks like a lot of work. Maybe when I get my M9, someone might have pre-made one for sale?

Thanks again
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 10-14-2019
Replies: 78
Views: 2,916
Posted By Derek Leath
I'm thinking about getting a M9, and was...

I'm thinking about getting a M9, and was wondering if you could tell me more about this set up? These images look great.
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 10-11-2019
Replies: 78
Views: 2,916
Posted By Derek Leath
Nice images

Nice images
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 10-10-2019
Replies: 0
Views: 355
Posted By Derek Leath
Anyone in St.Louis have an M9?

I'm looking to buy a M9, I was wondering if anyone in St.Louis might have one I can take a look at?

Thanks
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 10-09-2019
Replies: 45
Views: 3,032
Posted By Derek Leath
Thanks for the reply. I'll look into those as...

Thanks for the reply. I'll look into those as well. I don't do video on these cameras, so live view really isn't priority for me.
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 10-08-2019
Replies: 45
Views: 3,032
Posted By Derek Leath
I enjoyed reading this thread. I am considering...

I enjoyed reading this thread. I am considering purchasing a M9 and wanted to see what you all had to say. I mostly shoot film with M3's and have a darkroom at home.
I feel like I should update my...
Forum: Xpan & Other Panoramics 10-08-2019
Replies: 1,945
Views: 386,826
Posted By Derek Leath
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48862453796_44...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48862453796_44fcdb073b_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2hrNRaW)
Xpan_part2-4 (https://flic.kr/p/2hrNRaW) by
Derek Leath (https://www.flickr.com/photos/dietersrover/), on...
Forum: RFF Polls 10-08-2019
Replies: 445
Views: 76,506
Posted By Derek Leath
I have two M3's, a M2, IIIc and a IIIF RD. R4 not...

I have two M3's, a M2, IIIc and a IIIF RD. R4 not a Rangefinder.
A couple of clones, Canon and Nicca.
Thinking about getting a M9, can you still get sensor replacement?
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-26-2019
Replies: 4,649
Views: 1,321,321
Posted By Derek Leath
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48559952047_7d...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48559952047_7d72d4a905_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2gZ5rWx)
smittys (https://flic.kr/p/2gZ5rWx)
by
Derek Leath (https://www.flickr.com/photos/dietersrover/), on...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 08-06-2019
Replies: 386
Views: 36,799
Posted By Derek Leath
This lens is for sale at MW Camera in...

This lens is for sale at MW Camera in London.
Will it work ok on M film camera's?
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-02-2019
Replies: 51
Views: 1,823
Posted By Derek Leath
I do sometimes. I have two M3's and one M2. Plus...

I do sometimes. I have two M3's and one M2. Plus a few LTM.
But most of the time I just pick the one I want to shoot with that day.
Forum: Xpan & Other Panoramics 07-15-2019
Replies: 1,945
Views: 386,826
Posted By Derek Leath
Here are a few shots from my...

Here are a few shots from my Xpan.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48284051751_676f005806_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2gyGooT)
TheYard (https://flic.kr/p/2gyGooT) by
Derek Leath...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 07-10-2019
Replies: 3
Views: 443
Posted By Derek Leath
Thanks for the reply. I'm sure I'll end up buying...

Thanks for the reply. I'm sure I'll end up buying it.
Cheers
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 07-09-2019
Replies: 3
Views: 443
Posted By Derek Leath
IIIB Question No Germany

Hello all.
I have A friend who wants to sell me his IIIb, and I noticed that the Germany is missing under Wetzlar and the bottom plate does not have Zu or Auf with open and close. Can anyone give...
Forum: Xpan & Other Panoramics 07-08-2019
Replies: 1,945
Views: 386,826
Posted By Derek Leath
These are very cool

These are very cool
Forum: Xpan & Other Panoramics 07-06-2019
Replies: 10
Views: 9,236
Posted By Derek Leath
Mine Xpan has 113.

Mine Xpan has 113.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 07-05-2019
Replies: 37
Views: 3,928
Posted By Derek Leath
I fixed a MR, had to clean it about 5 times with...

I fixed a MR, had to clean it about 5 times with electronic cleaner and scrape corrosion off.
Seems OK now.
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 07-02-2019
Replies: 27
Views: 1,236
Posted By Derek Leath
Guide I made in Illustrator

Not sure if this will work, but I made a die in Illustrator so I could cut some metal on a Zünd cutter. Works great.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 07-02-2019
Replies: 183
Views: 21,332
Posted By Derek Leath
Thanks, I try

Thanks, I try
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 07-01-2019
Replies: 183
Views: 21,332
Posted By Derek Leath
Here are a couple of shots from my M3 5cm CS TMax100

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48163906411_c76da79fcf_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2go5Bnv)
ship (https://flic.kr/p/2go5Bnv) by
Derek Leath (https://www.flickr.com/photos/dietersrover/), on...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 06-30-2019
Replies: 128
Views: 11,314
Posted By Derek Leath
M3 5cm CS with Kodak TMax 100

Here are a few images from todays shoot.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48163906411_c76da79fcf_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2go5Bnv)
ship (https://flic.kr/p/2go5Bnv) by
Derek Leath...
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 06-30-2019
Replies: 34
Views: 4,202
Posted By Derek Leath
Recover my M2

When I bought my M2 it had a green skin, not really my style. So, I decided to redo it. I found Hugo's through this thread and just wanted to say I'm very happy with the service and results.
This is...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-28-2019
Replies: 42
Views: 3,492
Posted By Derek Leath
I like to use the meter, because it's easier to...

I like to use the meter, because it's easier to change the shutter speeds.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-28-2019
Replies: 37
Views: 3,928
Posted By Derek Leath
Can you tell me how you fixed it? Thanks

Can you tell me how you fixed it?
Thanks
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-28-2019
Replies: 183
Views: 21,332
Posted By Derek Leath
Leica M3 5cm CS

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48115667498_b40a7e78a4_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2giPnC7)
Playball (https://flic.kr/p/2giPnC7) by
Derek Leath (https://www.flickr.com/photos/dietersrover/), on...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-27-2019
Replies: 44
Views: 2,962
Posted By Derek Leath
I know this is an old thread but...

I use dryer sheets. I sat the camera on top for a few days, and the smell went away.
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 06-23-2019
Replies: 128
Views: 11,314
Posted By Derek Leath
Here are a few image shot with my M3 and CS 5cm

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48115557328_53c2193237_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2giNNSC)
Vines (https://flic.kr/p/2giNNSC) by
Derek Leath (https://www.flickr.com/photos/dietersrover/), on...
Forum: Canon Leica Screw Mount Film Rangefinders 06-19-2019
Replies: 208
Views: 75,512
Posted By Derek Leath
Leica IIIC and Canon Serenar 1.8

Here are a few shots with the 5cm Serenar 1.8
I used Lomo 100 and stand Dev witha C-41 Kit. I have the lens on my M2 at the moment and find it to to be on par with the Leica...
Forum: Other RF 06-17-2019
Replies: 3
Views: 539
Posted By Derek Leath
I have cleaned the blades, and now it's working...

I have cleaned the blades, and now it's working great. Slow speeds also.
Here are a few images.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48072674936_349385ffb3_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2gf22r3)Bike...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount Copies 06-17-2019
Replies: 253
Views: 85,679
Posted By Derek Leath
A few images from my M2 and Nikkor HC 5cm F2

Shot on Leica M2, Lomo 100 C-41 Home developed.
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48082824347_120d63a291_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2gfV3uT)Silvermen (https://flic.kr/p/2gfV3uT) by Derek Leath...
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 06-15-2019
Replies: 29
Views: 1,210
Posted By Derek Leath
At the lower speeds, I hear a spring like noise...

At the lower speeds, I hear a spring like noise after the shutter closes.
Is that the tap tap tap?
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-15-2019
Replies: 1,203
Views: 340,862
Posted By Derek Leath
I dig the quote.

I dig the quote.
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 06-12-2019
Replies: 399
Views: 57,698
Posted By Derek Leath
Leica IIIC Elmar 3.5

Here are a few images shots with my IIIF RD and an Elmar 3.5
Arista EDU 100.

https://flic.kr/s/aHsmEdPzkj
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 06-12-2019
Replies: 2
Views: 481
Posted By Derek Leath
1962 M2 and Arista EDU

Here are a few images taken last week with my 1962 M2 with a 5cm Summitar. Arista EDU 100, dev 15 mins in Adox 1:100 68f

https://flic.kr/s/aHsmEdNMsY
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 06-11-2019
Replies: 29
Views: 1,210
Posted By Derek Leath
The Avatar is not my Land Rover, but one I...

The Avatar is not my Land Rover, but one I photographed.
I have a 1971 Series IIa 88
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-10-2019
Replies: 1
Views: 385
Posted By Derek Leath
Leica Data base?

Hello all
I was wondering if there is a Leica data base, where you could see where your Leica was purchased? Not just the year.

Cheers
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 06-07-2019
Replies: 29
Views: 1,210
Posted By Derek Leath
So true. Even us

So true. Even us
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 06-07-2019
Replies: 29
Views: 1,210
Posted By Derek Leath
Thanks for all the great replies. The M seal is...

Thanks for all the great replies. The M seal is broken on my M2 and it has been re-skinned.
everything seems OK, and I have a roll of film in it for testing.
I guess I'll shoot it for now, then make...
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 06-06-2019
Replies: 29
Views: 1,210
Posted By Derek Leath
Previously Serviced? M cameras

Hello all.

I just purchased a nice M2, and it got me wondering if there is a way to tell if it has been service recently?
I know when I get one of my vintage watches serviced, the watch makers leave...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-30-2019
Replies: 1
Views: 238
Posted By Derek Leath
ASA/ISO little center art

Hello all.
I wondering if anyone knows where I can get a replacement center piece for my M3 Film speed indicator. The colour part.

Cheers
Forum: Other RF 05-14-2019
Replies: 3
Views: 539
Posted By Derek Leath
Thanks for the reply. “Yes” I just also found...

Thanks for the reply. “Yes” I just also found this out and you are correct.
I appreciate the input.
Forum: Other RF 05-14-2019
Replies: 3
Views: 539
Posted By Derek Leath
Futura S with a Evar 2.0 50mm

Hello all,

Just got what looks like a nice Futura S.
Speeds after 25th are off, butIm about to put a roll of film in and give it a go.
I tried to look up the manual, but it’s really just a small...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 05-09-2019
Replies: 125
Views: 8,840
Posted By Derek Leath
I have Topcon Super D also, I was thinking about...

I have Topcon Super D also, I was thinking about putting some film through it.
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 05-09-2019
Replies: 125
Views: 8,840
Posted By Derek Leath
I use a Film X-Ray bag. Always works. I think you...

I use a Film X-Ray bag.
Always works.
I think you can still find them on line.
Forum: Leica Screw Mount Copies 04-25-2019
Replies: 8
Views: 695
Posted By Derek Leath
Looks like I'll have to get it fixed. Thanks for...

Looks like I'll have to get it fixed.

Thanks for the input.

I have a IIIc, IIIF RD and a Canon IVsb. Why not use this one too.

Cheers
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 04-24-2019
Replies: 4
Views: 588
Posted By Derek Leath
I use to shoot Stereo all the time. Pretty cool...

I use to shoot Stereo all the time. Pretty cool stuff. What's really cool is finding some old stereo slides from a family you never met and re-living the event. I also have a 3D projector.
Forum: Leica Screw Mount Copies 04-24-2019
Replies: 8
Views: 695
Posted By Derek Leath
Tower Type 3 To fix or not to fix?

Hello all.
I came across a Nicca, Tower type III last week, it looks pretty good,
but the shutter curtains are trash. I did put some film in and confirmed that there are holes everywhere. If I fix...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 04-22-2019
Replies: 10
Views: 1,396
Posted By Derek Leath
Nice photos. I use stand dev also, mostly adox...

Nice photos. I use stand dev also, mostly adox 1:100 but for about 45mins.
I also like caffenol. I pre soak for about 5 mins at 20c.
I haven't used Borax, but have used a table spoon of salt.

cheers
Forum: Xpan & Other Panoramics 04-18-2019
Replies: 1,945
Views: 386,826
Posted By Derek Leath
A Few Widelux images

Hello all.

Here are a few Widelux f6 images.

Cheers
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 04-10-2019
Replies: 7
Views: 1,132
Posted By Derek Leath
What I do

I know this is an old thread, but I use a grey card or colour checker.
Shot a few frames with these cards in the photo, then set you grey, black or white points with the card.
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 04-06-2019
Replies: 399
Views: 57,698
Posted By Derek Leath
Leica IIIC Elmar 3.5

Just a couple of shots with my IIIC and FP4.
Forum: Canon Leica Screw Mount Film Rangefinders 04-04-2019
Replies: 7
Views: 401
Posted By Derek Leath
Thank you.

Thank you.
Forum: Canon Leica Screw Mount Film Rangefinders 04-04-2019
Replies: 7
Views: 401
Posted By Derek Leath
1/1000th sec Dial a little higher than the rest.

My IVsb shutter dial sits (or clicks into every place), but on 1000 it sits a bit higher. still works, but wondering if it should click into the slot?

Thanks
Forum: Canon Leica Screw Mount Film Rangefinders 03-30-2019
Replies: 7
Views: 401
Posted By Derek Leath
Seems to fine now, I just cocked The shutter a...

Seems to fine now, I just cocked The shutter a few times. Thanks all
Forum: Canon Leica Screw Mount Film Rangefinders 03-29-2019
Replies: 7
Views: 401
Posted By Derek Leath
cheers I'll try it

cheers I'll try it
Forum: Canon Leica Screw Mount Film Rangefinders 03-29-2019
Replies: 7
Views: 401
Posted By Derek Leath
Canon IVsb Shutter speeds OK, dial off

Hello all.

I came across a IVsb and the shutter speeds seem fine, but the dial is off by two places.
500 is bulb 1000 is 25.
If I take the dial off, would I be able to re-align?

thanks
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 03-18-2019
Replies: 17
Views: 1,024
Posted By Derek Leath
Hole punch

Hole punch
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