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Forum: Fuji X Series 02-25-2017
Replies: 33
Views: 3,570
Posted By Sylvester
On the XT-1 there is a mode for "Studio" as if...

On the XT-1 there is a mode for "Studio" as if you were using flashes for the viewfinder. I'm pretty sure you could use that instead of previewing your exposure.
Forum: Fuji X Series 02-25-2017
Replies: 0
Views: 991
Posted By Sylvester
Just bought a XT-1...

I got a nice deal on a used Fuji XT-1 at a local store in Montreal yesterday. Got the 35/2 with it. I already have a X100T as a wide angle, so I need some sort of a telephoto to complete my kit....
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 11-16-2013
Replies: 5
Views: 3,484
Posted By Sylvester
I just wanted to share images I shot on CR200...

I just wanted to share images I shot on CR200 with my M6 and a 50mm summicron from the 50s on a weekend in Québec's north. This is the only post I found related to this film that I could find, and I ...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 08-23-2013
Replies: 6
Views: 1,107
Posted By Sylvester
You both are exactly right. Thank you. I'll do my...

You both are exactly right. Thank you. I'll do my best making this project better!
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 08-22-2013
Replies: 17
Views: 3,306
Posted By Sylvester
I went from a D5100 to an original Canon 5D. The...

I went from a D5100 to an original Canon 5D. The ergonomics are so much better and the viewfinder is much bigger. Those two things alone made me forget the high iso and more megapixels. I think I had...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 08-22-2013
Replies: 6
Views: 1,107
Posted By Sylvester
Need some critique on my project

Hi everyone
I want to show you my project about Costco.
What do you think of it? What's missing? It's not finished yet, I think. I need to shoot more.
I just want some honest and constructive...
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 08-11-2013
Replies: 8
Views: 1,014
Posted By Sylvester
You need to look trough it to see the effect and...

You need to look trough it to see the effect and then place it in the exact same position on the lens. You're better off with an slr for polarizers.
Rangefinders are a charm with colored filters for...
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 08-10-2013
Replies: 62
Views: 6,088
Posted By Sylvester
I love Squarespace My website is made with them:...

I love Squarespace
My website is made with them: http://mistersylvestre.com/
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 07-24-2013
Replies: 13
Views: 2,567
Posted By Sylvester
A chrome film called "Scotch"? I drink to...

A chrome film called "Scotch"? I drink to that.
It will be refreshing to have another player in this field than Fuji. I hope they will not charge 10$ a roll for it...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 07-24-2013
Replies: 13
Views: 2,567
Posted By Sylvester
I did subscribe to their mailing list some time...

I did subscribe to their mailing list some time ago. Here's what I received this morning. Made my day.


And here's from Wikipedia (from what I understood, edited by the one who owns the FILM...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 07-14-2013
Replies: 95
Views: 11,049
Posted By Sylvester
Things come and go

Things come and go
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 07-14-2013
Replies: 33
Views: 8,303
Posted By Sylvester
What is Dip & Dunk processing?

What is Dip & Dunk processing?
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 07-14-2013
Replies: 42
Views: 6,770
Posted By Sylvester
What is the definition of "vintage" look? Low...

What is the definition of "vintage" look? Low contrast? Soft?
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 07-14-2013
Replies: 77
Views: 6,857
Posted By Sylvester
The TIFF will keep the best quality with your...

The TIFF will keep the best quality with your adjustments. With proper settings (default ones normally) you will even be able to change those adjustments later in Photoshop.
The DNG should be kept...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 07-14-2013
Replies: 77
Views: 6,857
Posted By Sylvester
DNG is only a open format for RAW data. Canon...

DNG is only a open format for RAW data. Canon uses CR2, Nikon NEF, Fujifilm uses RAF, etc. Leica uses the DNG format.

When shooting in RAW, your GX1 will produce a file. That file is the RAW data...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 07-14-2013
Replies: 77
Views: 6,857
Posted By Sylvester
The DNG is a raw file. When you shoot in JPG, the...

The DNG is a raw file. When you shoot in JPG, the camera interprets it for you.
When you shoot in DNG, you have to interpret it yourself with Photoshop + CameraRaw or Lightroom. Once interpreted, you...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 07-10-2013
Replies: 30
Views: 15,876
Posted By Sylvester
@Classique BUT IT'S SQUARE so you think you have...

@Classique BUT IT'S SQUARE so you think you have a 1.4 Leica summicron right?
It's all about style.
The 35 1.4 VC doesn't really need a lens hood.
At least mine. Never saw flare.
But I'm curious.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 07-10-2013
Replies: 30
Views: 15,876
Posted By Sylvester
I found this one in a google search. 3D printed,...

I found this one in a google search.
3D printed, looks like those summicron hoods.
It it in production at the moment, can't wait to get...
Forum: Photo Software 07-10-2013
Replies: 30
Views: 2,110
Posted By Sylvester
I imagine these printed insanely BIG, on a...

I imagine these printed insanely BIG, on a wall.
A pass through Illustrator should do it. Vectorized.
Forum: Photography General Interest 07-09-2013
Replies: 53
Views: 4,202
Posted By Sylvester
I print 11x14 in darkroom or upload on the web. I...

I print 11x14 in darkroom or upload on the web.
I found medium format was overkill for me. Prefer the more compact camera.
Forum: Photography General Interest 07-09-2013
Replies: 3,801
Views: 319,063
Posted By Sylvester
Always have my M6 on me. These times with my VC...

Always have my M6 on me. These times with my VC 35 1.4 SC, loaded with colour neg or HP5+.
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 06-20-2013
Replies: 56
Views: 3,967
Posted By Sylvester
I don't shoot it. That how I shoot it.

I don't shoot it. That how I shoot it.
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 06-12-2013
Replies: 9
Views: 1,928
Posted By Sylvester
Black and white film is usually cheaper than GOOD...

Black and white film is usually cheaper than GOOD colour negative film... at least on b&h...
Developing black & white at home is cheaper than 1h labs...
Wet printing colour negs on b&w is tougher...
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 06-07-2013
Replies: 636
Views: 162,580
Posted By Sylvester
All with HP5+ and the Olympus...

All with HP5+ and the Olympus Mju2
http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7316/8984492212_7ef670bc1a_c.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8984492212/)
mju-130506006...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 06-07-2013
Replies: 16
Views: 1,476
Posted By Sylvester
Classic Canon 5D... selling the OM3 and the D5100...

Classic Canon 5D... selling the OM3 and the D5100 for paying it....
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 05-27-2013
Replies: 17
Views: 2,596
Posted By Sylvester
I like both, but the NEX shot looks off in white...

I like both, but the NEX shot looks off in white balance. If the blanket on the left is supposed to be white, then it's a white balance thing. Shoot raw and adjust white balance in lightroom or...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-27-2013
Replies: 38
Views: 2,943
Posted By Sylvester
I don't buy solid cameras made of metal to carry...

I don't buy solid cameras made of metal to carry them in a case, if you know what I mean...
Forum: RFF Polls 05-25-2013
Replies: 80
Views: 8,890
Posted By Sylvester
Leica's Fuji X100s? Maybe...

Leica's Fuji X100s? Maybe...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 05-19-2013
Replies: 19
Views: 3,071
Posted By Sylvester
I had an argument with a photographer friend the...

I had an argument with a photographer friend the other week about this image... We ended by both thinking it was "legit"...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-14-2013
Replies: 8
Views: 1,230
Posted By Sylvester
I must say I regret selling my 40 Rokkor... but...

I must say I regret selling my 40 Rokkor... but my CLE wouldn't sell without it...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-14-2013
Replies: 8
Views: 1,230
Posted By Sylvester
Do you need the money for the trip?

Do you need the money for the trip?
Forum: FSU Former Soviet Union RF 05-14-2013
Replies: 1
Views: 750
Posted By Sylvester
I've always heard "the older the better"...

I've always heard "the older the better" considering FSU stuff... But hey, it might just be sample by sample choice... I'd get the one with the mintiest glass...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-12-2013
Replies: 6
Views: 820
Posted By Sylvester
I liked the Minolta CLE + 40 rokkor when I had...

I liked the Minolta CLE + 40 rokkor when I had one
Sold the kit to buy a M6... But I still miss this compact kit...
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 05-12-2013
Replies: 422
Views: 135,600
Posted By Sylvester
http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7317/8734497792_459c...

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7317/8734497792_459cd042b7_c.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8734497792/)
OSylv_theatre-saint-sac_022 copy.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8734497792/)...
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 05-12-2013
Replies: 422
Views: 135,600
Posted By Sylvester
http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7291/8732214485_764d...

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7291/8732214485_764d09b9b4_c.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8732214485/)
130504006.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8732214485/) par ChatSylvestre...
Forum: Photo Software 05-12-2013
Replies: 19
Views: 1,697
Posted By Sylvester
Here's my workflow. Don't really know if it's...

Here's my workflow. Don't really know if it's considered "a lot of Post-Processing".
1. Epson scan with very flat scan but every piece of information kept (histogram adjust to get the black point and...
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 05-12-2013
Replies: 469
Views: 121,904
Posted By Sylvester
Had to share this one as I think no one posted...

Had to share this one as I think no one posted one:
http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7281/8733232515_1fcb4f80f6_c.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8733232515/)
_DSC3255.jpg...
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-10-2013
Replies: 74
Views: 10,388
Posted By Sylvester
I wouldn't give a f*ck about what my girlfriend...

I wouldn't give a f*ck about what my girlfriend would think. We already draw nudes in my photoschool for a whole session. (1/4 of a year). She didn't like the idea it. So what. The art that stays...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-08-2013
Replies: 7,540
Views: 3,866,944
Posted By Sylvester
http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7306/8722563750_0c03...

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7306/8722563750_0c03f176f2_c.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8722563750/)
Everyday kit (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8722563750/) par ChatSylvestre...
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 05-06-2013
Replies: 4
Views: 935
Posted By Sylvester
You said it yourself, you metered lazily and...

You said it yourself, you metered lazily and probably under process... Did you checked the temperature of your Dev?
You already know what you should do. Use your film correctly.
I shot Fomapan 400...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-06-2013
Replies: 8
Views: 1,140
Posted By Sylvester
You can avoid these by using Hypo Wash... or a...

You can avoid these by using Hypo Wash... or a few drops of the liquid you put in the dishwasher... JetDry you know?
Forum: Photo Software 05-05-2013
Replies: 50
Views: 6,989
Posted By Sylvester
Quite funny to read... In my opinion, inkjet...

Quite funny to read... In my opinion, inkjet prints used as archive is just... weird... If you need another print, you'll photocopy it? Quite strange... DNGs are open source RAW files... I trust more...
Forum: Fuji X Lenses & Images 05-01-2013
Replies: 54
Views: 6,662
Posted By Sylvester
Tried the XPro1 in a shop... GAS grew on me. Then...

Tried the XPro1 in a shop... GAS grew on me. Then I decided I should buy a D600 instead. Well, after this summer I'll be able to afford one.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 05-01-2013
Replies: 29
Views: 3,212
Posted By Sylvester
My planar was stiff when I got it. Shoot with it...

My planar was stiff when I got it. Shoot with it for a week and it'll be smoother...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 04-24-2013
Replies: 55
Views: 5,147
Posted By Sylvester
why not ClintTroystreets.com ?

why not ClintTroystreets.com ?
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 04-23-2013
Replies: 175
Views: 31,809
Posted By Sylvester
HC-110 with the dilution for the 10min time (I...

HC-110 with the dilution for the 10min time (I don't remember the letter...)...
With some good post-process, I get to this:
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8245/8664956280_3c40bb6e17_c.jpg...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 04-23-2013
Replies: 88
Views: 8,543
Posted By Sylvester
Soul in my cameras come more from the memories I...

Soul in my cameras come more from the memories I have attached to them then from their sound...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 04-22-2013
Replies: 26
Views: 3,741
Posted By Sylvester
Okay, got the lens back from the store today. It...

Okay, got the lens back from the store today.
It seems it always been to a local repairer I don't know of.
They told me he changed both rings (aperture and focus?) on it.
He also relubed it or...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 04-22-2013
Replies: 17
Views: 1,126
Posted By Sylvester
I wasn't joking or being sarcastic... I was...

I wasn't joking or being sarcastic... I was saying it wasn't much an issue not to see the meter in bright sunny days...
As I said, I never noticed this on my M6, so maybe it isn't normal. If you want...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 04-22-2013
Replies: 51
Views: 5,892
Posted By Sylvester
I don't like backpacks... Make me feel I'm going...

I don't like backpacks... Make me feel I'm going back to highschool...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 04-22-2013
Replies: 17
Views: 1,126
Posted By Sylvester
Anyway, bright sunny day = f16 or f22 with...

Anyway, bright sunny day = f16 or f22 with shutter speed the same as ISO of your film... You don't really need to see the lightmeter... But I never saw this trough my viewfinder...
Forum: Scale Focus 35's 04-20-2013
Replies: 14
Views: 4,900
Posted By Sylvester
How much would you pay (max) for a 35S? I'm...

How much would you pay (max) for a 35S? I'm looking for a compact body for shooting colour film along with my leica...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 04-19-2013
Replies: 116
Views: 15,878
Posted By Sylvester
You should have... a lot of photographers use...

You should have... a lot of photographers use this technique... I find it graphically very interesting.
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 04-19-2013
Replies: 18
Views: 1,476
Posted By Sylvester
The grain of Superia 400 (to my eye and to the...

The grain of Superia 400 (to my eye and to the ones of my V600) looks like Superia 200 underexposed a stop. I prefer the 200 version, cheaper and better for me.
If you scan at 6400DPI, you'll see...
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 04-19-2013
Replies: 422
Views: 135,600
Posted By Sylvester
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8255/8663856017_7bbd...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8255/8663856017_7bbdac9577_c.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8663856017/)
130401017.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8663856017/) par ChatSylvestre...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 04-19-2013
Replies: 18
Views: 1,476
Posted By Sylvester
The thing is... Hexar has top speed of 1/250 of a...

The thing is... Hexar has top speed of 1/250 of a second which can become bothersome at iso 400 no? But it is excellent for shooting at very slow speeds, less camera shake than a Leica. That was why...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 04-19-2013
Replies: 5
Views: 912
Posted By Sylvester
Metabones adapters work well... Much cheaper than...

Metabones adapters work well... Much cheaper than voigtlander ones but still not cheap.
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 04-19-2013
Replies: 18
Views: 1,476
Posted By Sylvester
Superia 200 is fun. Portra 160 would be fine for...

Superia 200 is fun.
Portra 160 would be fine for your 1/250 limitation...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 04-19-2013
Replies: 116
Views: 15,878
Posted By Sylvester
Why didn't you gave an option for shooting with a...

Why didn't you gave an option for shooting with a flash Gilden style?
Anyway, I never ask... If I'm discovered... Well... I'll shoot anyway only to see the reaction. I did a project for school on...
Forum: Optics Theory - 04-19-2013
Replies: 15
Views: 10,941
Posted By Sylvester
You mean it's as important than the rest if it's...

You mean it's as important than the rest if it's a photographer that looks at the image, right?
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 04-19-2013
Replies: 26
Views: 3,741
Posted By Sylvester
Thanks for your input. I'd like too an ASPH leica...

Thanks for your input. I'd like too an ASPH leica but can't afford one.
I would not sell a broken lens to someone without feeling bad...
As I said, I will ask for a replacement if it doesn't come...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 04-19-2013
Replies: 26
Views: 3,741
Posted By Sylvester
Is there at least less flare with the MC?

Is there at least less flare with the MC?
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 04-19-2013
Replies: 26
Views: 3,741
Posted By Sylvester
They had no other SC in stock, but had MC......

They had no other SC in stock, but had MC... That's a bit why I gave them another chance to repair it...
In fact, I really don't know where it went... They didn't tell me... It took a month to come...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 04-18-2013
Replies: 26
Views: 3,741
Posted By Sylvester
If it doesn't come back correct... I'll ask for...

If it doesn't come back correct... I'll ask for another copy of this lens...
They didn't have other SC versions... Maybe I'll just ask for a MC... Anyway, I must be out of luck with it...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 04-18-2013
Replies: 26
Views: 3,741
Posted By Sylvester
Okay, here's a little update on that lens. After...

Okay, here's a little update on that lens.
After a month, it came back from Japan. The aperture ring was repaired.
I mounted it on my M6 and told mysef: ****, now it's a hell rougher to focus....
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 04-16-2013
Replies: 275
Views: 24,878
Posted By Sylvester
If you shoot film because it's cool to shoot...

If you shoot film because it's cool to shoot film, then you're a hipster.
If you shoot film because you enjoy it, then you're a photographer shooting film.
Forum: FSU Former Soviet Union RF 04-16-2013
Replies: 12
Views: 1,714
Posted By Sylvester
beautiful images

beautiful images
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 04-16-2013
Replies: 422
Views: 135,600
Posted By Sylvester
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8266/8655048110_4947...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8266/8655048110_4947eb4337_c.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8655048110/)
130402025-Modifier.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8655048110/) par...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 04-12-2013
Replies: 22
Views: 2,063
Posted By Sylvester
They are in very different price ranges... First,...

They are in very different price ranges...
First, none of these is a rangefinder.
Second, any of these camera is capable of taking stunnng pictures.
Third, each single camera in the world is capable...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 04-12-2013
Replies: 34
Views: 3,741
Posted By Sylvester
I'm a student photographer and I shoot a leica...

I'm a student photographer and I shoot a leica just as you did... I wish I could afford a digital leica or two...
I think the most viable option is the Xpro1 with the 50 equivalent and the 90... I'd...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 04-11-2013
Replies: 6
Views: 817
Posted By Sylvester
Photography can go from totally abstract to...

Photography can go from totally abstract to documentary...
And don't forget photography is contemporary art... the process and the visual impact is much more important than the rest...
I prefer...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 04-11-2013
Replies: 47
Views: 3,568
Posted By Sylvester
Shoot raw and tweak white balance in Lightroom...

Shoot raw and tweak white balance in Lightroom no...? I'd tweak the whole image the same way I would in the darkroom if I had the skills... Contrast, dodge, burn, sharpness, saturation, etc....
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 04-11-2013
Replies: 422
Views: 135,600
Posted By Sylvester
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8104/8638418369_658b...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8104/8638418369_658be207dd_c.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8638418369/)
130401034.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8638418369/) par ChatSylvestre...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 04-07-2013
Replies: 66
Views: 5,428
Posted By Sylvester
M3's minimum focus distance is 1m so I think it's...

M3's minimum focus distance is 1m so I think it's a big "no no" for street photography with anything wider than 50mm...
M2 looks nice and romantic... But I would never liked to deal with it's loading...
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 04-03-2013
Replies: 422
Views: 135,600
Posted By Sylvester
Shot my new ZM Planar with my M6 on St-Patrick's...

Shot my new ZM Planar with my M6 on St-Patrick's Day with Polypan F from the FPP store @400Asa in HC-110, semi-stand development.
Love the results.
Post-process in Lightroom and Photoshop (Dust...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 04-02-2013
Replies: 1,585
Views: 202,523
Posted By Sylvester
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8108/8582186438_2306...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8108/8582186438_2306ae851c_b.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8582186438/)
st-patrick2013-8 (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8582186438/) par ChatSylvestre...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 03-27-2013
Replies: 32
Views: 2,074
Posted By Sylvester
Why don't you spend that money on a 90mm? You...

Why don't you spend that money on a 90mm? You would have an all around kit... then the M3... Just being de devil's advocate...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 03-24-2013
Replies: 175
Views: 31,809
Posted By Sylvester
Here I shot our photo exhibition at the Cégep du...

Here I shot our photo exhibition at the Cégep du Vieux Montréal on HP5+ and HC-110 (surely at dilution B) rated as ASA800. Scanned with Epson software, processed with a mix of Lightroom and...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 03-24-2013
Replies: 10
Views: 885
Posted By Sylvester
Small camera bag like the think tank retro......

Small camera bag like the think tank retro... You're going back to highschool man, you need to look quite stylish...
Forum: Photography General Interest 03-22-2013
Replies: 68
Views: 6,046
Posted By Sylvester
Photography is contemporary art. What is...

Photography is contemporary art.
What is considered as good or bad has more to do with the creative process than the technical aspects of it. Compare a Renaissance paint with today's contemporary...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 03-10-2013
Replies: 5
Views: 945
Posted By Sylvester
Maybe an old screwmount leica? Can you scan the...

Maybe an old screwmount leica? Can you scan the image and upload it?
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 02-28-2013
Replies: 26
Views: 3,741
Posted By Sylvester
I mean they were kind, sympathetic and...

I mean they were kind, sympathetic and respectful... Not the wal-mart mentality thing...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 02-28-2013
Replies: 26
Views: 3,741
Posted By Sylvester
I brought the lens and all to the dealer. They'll...

I brought the lens and all to the dealer.
They'll send it to Cosina and Cosina will tell them weither they replace the lens or repare it. Very nice people, good service. You don't have this service...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 02-27-2013
Replies: 26
Views: 3,741
Posted By Sylvester
It is the ring with the 2 tabs that moves...

It is the ring with the 2 tabs that moves freely... I hope I won't have other problems with it.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 02-27-2013
Replies: 26
Views: 3,741
Posted By Sylvester
Thanks, I saved some money for a 50mm and I was...

Thanks, I saved some money for a 50mm and I was really hoping the repairs would not cost me an arm and a leg! That removes a big part of the stress I have on my shoulders.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 02-27-2013
Replies: 26
Views: 3,741
Posted By Sylvester
Well I shot about 20 rolls with it... Not THAT...

Well I shot about 20 rolls with it... Not THAT much...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 02-27-2013
Replies: 26
Views: 3,741
Posted By Sylvester
Voigtlander Nokton 35 Aperture ring problem

Hello everyone.
Today I took my camera with me, as always.
It has been since the 7th of December that I almost daily use my leica m6 along with my Voigtlander 35 1.4 SC. Today, a problem appeared...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 02-26-2013
Replies: 69
Views: 5,317
Posted By Sylvester
If they want pro pictures, then they'll hire pro...

If they want pro pictures, then they'll hire pro photogs.
If they like the images you make, then why not.
But I would value my time a bit more than that...
I would certainly do it for a charity or...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 02-26-2013
Replies: 21
Views: 2,048
Posted By Sylvester
They have developed film with success exposed in...

They have developed film with success exposed in the WWII half a century later.... You shouldn't be in big trouble...
Forum: Photography General Interest 02-26-2013
Replies: 52
Views: 2,736
Posted By Sylvester
I would never shoot jpgs... anyway Shooting raw...

I would never shoot jpgs... anyway
Shooting raw or at least colour jpgs will allow you to decide the tonality of each colour, just like you would with filters in the film days.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 02-19-2013
Replies: 8
Views: 1,258
Posted By Sylvester
Incident light reading doesn't need exposure...

Incident light reading doesn't need exposure compensation depending on the colour of the subject. Incident light measurement is measuring the amount of light that falls on the subject, so whatever...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-19-2013
Replies: 41
Views: 2,975
Posted By Sylvester
You'll always lust for the M body, buy a...

You'll always lust for the M body, buy a voigtlander 50 or zeiss, you'll still shoot it when you'll have other glass... The Jupiter isn't bad, it has character and it's in fact a zeiss lens... I...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-18-2013
Replies: 22
Views: 1,366
Posted By Sylvester
My "Big M6" has rubber around the...

My "Big M6" has rubber around the eyepiece...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-18-2013
Replies: 22
Views: 1,366
Posted By Sylvester
I wear glasses, don't see the full framelines...

I wear glasses, don't see the full framelines with the 35, for me 50 is the best as for shooting experience. But the 35 is really usable. I speak about 0.72 M6 Classic... I would shoot a 0.58...
Forum: FSU Former Soviet Union RF 02-13-2013
Replies: 142
Views: 39,819
Posted By Sylvester
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8382/8472766670_c766...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8382/8472766670_c766c53d06_b.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8472766670/)
Les anges de nos campagnes (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8472766670/) par...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 02-13-2013
Replies: 294
Views: 77,810
Posted By Sylvester
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8517/8472768194_08b7...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8517/8472768194_08b79cbbcb_b.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8472768194/)
Collègue (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8472768194/) par ChatSylvestre...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-13-2013
Replies: 38
Views: 3,427
Posted By Sylvester
Lucky you, M4 for 500$... sad it's not working...

Lucky you, M4 for 500$... sad it's not working "out of the box".
I shoot the Voigtlander 35 1.4 Single Coated version. You can always add contrast after scanning or when wet printing, but you can't...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-09-2013
Replies: 40
Views: 3,370
Posted By Sylvester
Looks like a regular snow storm here in Canada......

Looks like a regular snow storm here in Canada... It kind of funny how it can paralyse whole cities...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 02-09-2013
Replies: 33
Views: 2,278
Posted By Sylvester
I really liked the Minolta CLE :) But I couldn't...

I really liked the Minolta CLE :)
But I couldn't resist the mechanical M6...
The CLE certainly suits your needs, the viewfinder is gorgeous.
And it is A-Priority if you want, manual if you want.
It...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 02-09-2013
Replies: 405
Views: 141,538
Posted By Sylvester
Okay, I was going to buy a 50/2 ZM monday, found...

Okay, I was going to buy a 50/2 ZM monday, found a good deal... But this new lens... Man I think it would compliment my 35/1.4 Nokton SC... Anyone know when it'll be available?
How long does it...
Forum: Photography General Interest 02-05-2013
Replies: 69
Views: 5,134
Posted By Sylvester
"The one you paid way too much for... No, not the...

"The one you paid way too much for... No, not the Nikon... the brick."
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 01-25-2013
Replies: 30
Views: 2,406
Posted By Sylvester
I really do like the angle rewinder... And I like...

I really do like the angle rewinder... And I like having a meter... I wouldn't take any of those if I could choose spending my money on another camera...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 01-25-2013
Replies: 19
Views: 1,091
Posted By Sylvester
I would spend all my savings on the biggest trip...

I would spend all my savings on the biggest trip of my life and shoot like hell
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 01-25-2013
Replies: 41
Views: 2,585
Posted By Sylvester
for the price of the ZI, if you want Manual AND...

for the price of the ZI, if you want Manual AND metered AND big quality... Leica M6... then a voigtl 35 1.4 or a 50, like a 50 ZM planar 2... you'll want a leica later anyway...
Forum: FSU Former Soviet Union RF 01-24-2013
Replies: 9
Views: 1,855
Posted By Sylvester
The Kievs are very nice too, way better built...

The Kievs are very nice too, way better built then my zorki.... worth considering

----

I compare it to my zorki 4k, maybe the leica barnak copies are better
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 01-23-2013
Replies: 19
Views: 2,614
Posted By Sylvester
I don't crop so I like my framelines to be...

I don't crop so I like my framelines to be correct... Hope you'll have fun with your lens jamais! S.C. or M.C. version?
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 01-22-2013
Replies: 19
Views: 2,614
Posted By Sylvester
the 40mm will bring out 50mm framelines... I...

the 40mm will bring out 50mm framelines... I think...
The 35 is a 35, wide. I would suggest 40mm if you had a CLE or a Bessa 3, but with a Leica you have 35 or 50. I suggest the 35 because I own one...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-22-2013
Replies: 54
Views: 4,484
Posted By Sylvester
Isn't the point of leica is "compact camera you...

Isn't the point of leica is "compact camera you can carry everywhere"? I shoot mine at school and on my commutes everyday. Maybe trade in your M4 for a M6, you'll worry less about the value of it (I...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 01-22-2013
Replies: 28
Views: 5,085
Posted By Sylvester
I hope M9 prices will drop even more... hahaha

I hope M9 prices will drop even more... hahaha
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 01-21-2013
Replies: 15
Views: 2,088
Posted By Sylvester
Either the image is recorded at the same moment ...

Either the image is recorded at the same moment as it is captured or it is recorded after... Try putting the camera on bulb with a near dead battery and see how it turns out... or just fully charge...
Forum: RFF Polls 01-21-2013
Replies: 231
Views: 84,576
Posted By Sylvester
Agfa/Rollei 80S for the moment I use a lot Tri-X...

Agfa/Rollei 80S for the moment
I use a lot Tri-X but it curls a hell lot... in the wrong way.
Rollei curls how film is supposed to roll... scans easier. It also has finer grain since it's lower...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 01-17-2013
Replies: 42
Views: 4,803
Posted By Sylvester
Found how to edit haha! Now I have to get my head...

Found how to edit haha! Now I have to get my head around using your app... But I really like it. And I also like the M3, almost bought one instead of the M6, but I somewhat need an integrated meter...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 01-17-2013
Replies: 42
Views: 4,803
Posted By Sylvester
How do you actually edit recipes?

How do you actually edit recipes?
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 01-14-2013
Replies: 25
Views: 2,462
Posted By Sylvester
Well.. my hands would represent me more... that's...

Well.. my hands would represent me more... that's the point of an avatar... no?
I vote for my hands.
Forum: Optics Theory - 01-12-2013
Replies: 52
Views: 6,593
Posted By Sylvester
With an SLR I do like 28mm... But on a Leica the...

With an SLR I do like 28mm... But on a Leica the 0.7m limit for focusing makes it useless for me... Prefer the 35-50 combo...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-11-2013
Replies: 50
Views: 12,682
Posted By Sylvester
The M-Rokkor 40mm f/2 is also a fine lens, don't...

The M-Rokkor 40mm f/2 is also a fine lens, don't know if it's a cheaper alternative.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-11-2013
Replies: 50
Views: 12,682
Posted By Sylvester
35 for scenes, 50 for details... That's how I...

35 for scenes, 50 for details... That's how I shoot. I look for different things when I have my nokton on my camera or my jupiter-3... Different moods. I prefer to have both, as they are very...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 01-10-2013
Replies: 170
Views: 86,510
Posted By Sylvester
Portra 400 @...

Portra 400 @ 1600
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8514/8366654464_cb61431ceb_b.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8366654464/)
Guitarist (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8366654464/) par...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 01-09-2013
Replies: 170
Views: 86,510
Posted By Sylvester
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8355/8365603333_bbca...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8355/8365603333_bbcaebc7f5_b.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8365603333/)
I just love that shot (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8365603333/) par...
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 01-08-2013
Replies: 34
Views: 5,188
Posted By Sylvester
How much should I pay for that focomat 1c? Is the...

How much should I pay for that focomat 1c? Is the leica lens a real improvement over the nikon 2.8 I have with my 23c? The autofocus really appeals to me as I don't see that well in the dark and I...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-08-2013
Replies: 39
Views: 2,694
Posted By Sylvester
I do like...

I do like grain...
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8442/7983947363_6cba781c9a_z.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/7983947363/)
Jean Leloup (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/7983947363/) par...
Forum: Photography General Interest 01-05-2013
Replies: 54
Views: 2,944
Posted By Sylvester
Black and white is more artsy looking... And...

Black and white is more artsy looking... And cheaper when you shoot film, I can develop it for way less than a dollar a roll and you can buy bulk rolls of film to save money. But I just bought 10...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 01-04-2013
Replies: 60
Views: 5,430
Posted By Sylvester
I don't like the "scaring the hell out of people"...

I don't like the "scaring the hell out of people" flash in the face technique... I don't like flashes... especially when shot this way.
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 01-04-2013
Replies: 13
Views: 1,963
Posted By Sylvester
Hell, start somewhere? You've got one of the...

Hell, start somewhere? You've got one of the finest digital camera for black and white! Have fun! I'm quite jealous hahaha!
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 01-04-2013
Replies: 15
Views: 1,995
Posted By Sylvester
Because he pumped the contrast hahaha he didn't...

Because he pumped the contrast hahaha he didn't pushed the development with D76 4 stops I guess...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 01-01-2013
Replies: 262
Views: 33,678
Posted By Sylvester
I develop and print my black and white myself......

I develop and print my black and white myself... It's fun.
Very meditative moments.
Would cost 10$ for dev here an even more for prints.
I leave the lab do my c41, but I only ask for the negatives...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 12-28-2012
Replies: 15
Views: 1,857
Posted By Sylvester
That is a lot of film! Have a nice trip!

That is a lot of film! Have a nice trip!
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 10-31-2012
Replies: 6
Views: 1,235
Posted By Sylvester
Hell.. Those images look good because of the...

Hell.. Those images look good because of the Noctilux, not because of the camera...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 10-20-2012
Replies: 56
Views: 8,677
Posted By Sylvester
I just use tap water and get perfect results...

I just use tap water and get perfect results...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-08-2012
Replies: 573
Views: 87,819
Posted By Sylvester
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8178/8069477285_5b68...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8178/8069477285_5b680f4af9_c.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8069477285/)
Ma top modèle. (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/8069477285/) par ChatSylvestre...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 09-27-2012
Replies: 109
Views: 27,794
Posted By Sylvester
Well... I develop room temperature and never get...

Well... I develop room temperature and never get in trouble.
When it is about important shots I let my bottle in about 20°C water in my sink for about 20mins.
Never seen real changes, but my darkroom...
Forum: Leica M -- Leica CL / Minolta CLE - Film 09-14-2012
Replies: 183
Views: 100,631
Posted By Sylvester
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8297/7983950487_f4c4...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8297/7983950487_f4c44cdb3b_b.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/7983950487/)
Mener la musique (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/7983950487/) par ChatSylvestre...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-14-2012
Replies: 87
Views: 9,942
Posted By Sylvester
You want a weapon right? À la David VS Goliath.

You want a weapon right? À la David VS Goliath.
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 09-14-2012
Replies: 2
Views: 913
Posted By Sylvester
Silver in my Dektol?

I noticed there was some kind of silver looking powder in my Dektol... I think I used it only for two printing sessions (about 20 11x14 prints, it's a 1L bottle), normally it lasts me longer.
It made...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-14-2012
Replies: 87
Views: 9,942
Posted By Sylvester
It would be nice to have a digital M with a...

It would be nice to have a digital M with a winding KNOB, just like a RD-1 but even more backward.
Just kidding, but a digital CLE would be perfect.
More compact and full frame, M compatible. As long...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-11-2012
Replies: 79
Views: 10,103
Posted By Sylvester
Why not a Hexar RF? Konica Hexanon lenses are...

Why not a Hexar RF? Konica Hexanon lenses are superb and it is M-Mount...
There is also the CLE that is my favourite camera. Light and compact and the M-Rokkor 40mm is a summicron...
But it seems...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 09-09-2012
Replies: 204
Views: 21,768
Posted By Sylvester
I think we, the new generation of film shooters,...

I think we, the new generation of film shooters, either shoot it because of the process or the look we get with it. Just think about cross-process or plastic lenses. The darkroom. The time we have to...
Forum: Zeiss Contax 09-08-2012
Replies: 18
Views: 6,956
Posted By Sylvester
I would choose the G2 because I've always wanted...

I would choose the G2 because I've always wanted one, but check if it can synchronize with your strobes before...
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 09-06-2012
Replies: 174
Views: 20,845
Posted By Sylvester
I understand :) Anyway, if I had the money I'd...

I understand :)
Anyway, if I had the money I'd buy one immediately, but I would be afraid of letting go film... I like your images by the way!
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 09-05-2012
Replies: 174
Views: 20,845
Posted By Sylvester
The thing is... I see no differences between my...

The thing is... I see no differences between my D5100 and those Digital M shot on flickr... RAW files could be nice to see, no?
Forum: Photo Books / Mags / Articles / Blogs 09-03-2012
Replies: 24
Views: 4,867
Posted By Sylvester
Show him. Give him some film for birthday.

Show him. Give him some film for birthday.
Forum: RFF Polls 09-03-2012
Replies: 93
Views: 12,772
Posted By Sylvester
I feel like if everybody stocks up on Kodak...

I feel like if everybody stocks up on Kodak films, other manufacturer won't sell enough and I don't wan't them to quit either... I've always shot Kodak Tri-X and used Kodak chemicals, but there are...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 08-26-2012
Replies: 79
Views: 15,638
Posted By Sylvester
Totally in love with my 60 inch strap...

Totally in love with my 60 inch strap (non-adjust), perfect for my CLE and my D5100. Still, pretty tough to change the camera it is on. So I just purchased a 48 inch non-adjust for the CLE, the D5100...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-25-2012
Replies: 84
Views: 19,742
Posted By Sylvester
Less expensive than M9 and full-frame? I buy that.

Less expensive than M9 and full-frame? I buy that.
Forum: Photography General Interest 08-25-2012
Replies: 50
Views: 6,188
Posted By Sylvester
Hell, they made the LTM and Nikon/Contax Bessas,...

Hell, they made the LTM and Nikon/Contax Bessas, why not that? Nice idea, but isn't Cosina devoted to film?
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-24-2012
Replies: 199
Views: 39,814
Posted By Sylvester
If the black M6 brass like the MP, hell, black...

If the black M6 brass like the MP, hell, black version!!!
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 08-21-2012
Replies: 65
Views: 8,834
Posted By Sylvester
40mm. Best compromise, if you have the right...

40mm. Best compromise, if you have the right camera for it.
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 08-21-2012
Replies: 18
Views: 1,880
Posted By Sylvester
I don't wear "loose" jeans hahaha I saw an image...

I don't wear "loose" jeans hahaha
I saw an image of the CLE alongside the Minolta, man that is small.
Now I'm even more close to a compact... Another problem is: to much choice!

The thing is, a CLE,...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 08-21-2012
Replies: 146
Views: 14,436
Posted By Sylvester
I use a tripod for vlogging....

I use a tripod for vlogging....
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 08-21-2012
Replies: 18
Views: 1,880
Posted By Sylvester
Thanks for suggesting the Canon lens, can't find...

Thanks for suggesting the Canon lens, can't find one on evilbay at the moment...
Can the Klasse, Minolta and Nikon enter in a jean pocket?

***edit***
The Nikon looks real cool! Those needles...
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 08-21-2012
Replies: 18
Views: 1,880
Posted By Sylvester
Compact or a new lens?

Hi everyone.
I own a Minolta CLE coupled with a rokkor f/2 40mm. I would like to have a wider lens along with it, since even on my SLRs I don't have anything wider than that 40.
So I am thinking...
Forum: Leica M -- Leica CL / Minolta CLE - Film 08-20-2012
Replies: 42
Views: 16,530
Posted By Sylvester
BTW, that is sharp for me....

BTW, that is sharp for me. F/16.
http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7266/7740162248_efca1e622b.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/7740162248/)
Look (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/7740162248/)...
Forum: Leica M -- Leica CL / Minolta CLE - Film 08-20-2012
Replies: 42
Views: 16,530
Posted By Sylvester
For my M-Rokkor 40mm (Summicron-C later version),...

For my M-Rokkor 40mm (Summicron-C later version), I think it performs the sweetest between f/4-5.6...
The picture of the kid is sharp for me, but don't expect any lens except the 3000$ summiluxes to...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 08-19-2012
Replies: 127
Views: 71,469
Posted By Sylvester
L.L. Lozeau on the corner of St-Hubert and...

L.L. Lozeau on the corner of St-Hubert and Bellechasse in Montréal... Ilford, Kodak, Fuji, Kentmere... Paper, chemicals... There's an old guy there with who I talk about film sometimes.. Nice guys,...
Forum: Leica M -- Leica CL / Minolta CLE - Film 08-17-2012
Replies: 183
Views: 100,631
Posted By Sylvester
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8292/7804598084_e414...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8292/7804598084_e414d831ec_c.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/7804598084/)
Baskatong (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/7804598084/) par ChatSylvestre...
Forum: Leica M -- Leica CL / Minolta CLE - Film 08-10-2012
Replies: 183
Views: 100,631
Posted By Sylvester
Thank you! Like everyone else, I try to become a...

Thank you! Like everyone else, I try to become a better photographer and I really appreciate feedback!
Forum: Leica M -- Leica CL / Minolta CLE - Film 08-09-2012
Replies: 183
Views: 100,631
Posted By Sylvester
@jmanivelle Thank you! What do you like about...

@jmanivelle Thank you! What do you like about them?
Forum: Leica M -- Leica CL / Minolta CLE - Film 08-08-2012
Replies: 183
Views: 100,631
Posted By Sylvester
http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7266/7740162248_efca...

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7266/7740162248_efca1e622b_c.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/7740162248/)
Look (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/7740162248/) par ChatSylvestre...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 08-04-2012
Replies: 79
Views: 9,893
Posted By Sylvester
I personally hope that they'll burry my cold body...

I personally hope that they'll burry my cold body with a camera when I'll die, just in case I can keep it with me on the other side, like the Ancient Egyptians did, so I'll never stop making...
Forum: CSC : Digital Compact System Cameras - 08-02-2012
Replies: 53
Views: 8,957
Posted By Sylvester
I want a digital CLE.

I want a digital CLE.
Forum: RFF Polls 07-23-2012
Replies: 24
Views: 5,806
Posted By Sylvester
Prefer black for slide show looking site, white...

Prefer black for slide show looking site, white if there's text.
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 07-18-2012
Replies: 854
Views: 89,253
Posted By Sylvester
Sorry I mislaid you, I only wanted some of those...

Sorry I mislaid you, I only wanted some of those who'll get my cards to listen to the music of my favourite guitarist/singer from Québec. Jean Leloup is like... Our Jimmy Hendrix?
The guitarist was a...
Forum: Leica M -- Leica CL / Minolta CLE - Film 07-16-2012
Replies: 183
Views: 100,631
Posted By Sylvester
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8005/7584392766_5b0c...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8005/7584392766_5b0c19ae56_c.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/7584392766/)
Here's looking at you, kid. (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/7584392766/) par...
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 07-16-2012
Replies: 854
Views: 89,253
Posted By Sylvester
I'm happy to read some have received my card :) I...

I'm happy to read some have received my card :) I received about 45-48 cards too, didn't compared them to the list yet, but I really like the images. I think I'll make a giant frame with all the...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 07-11-2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,508
Posted By Sylvester
Drop the iphone, you'll end up with images you'll...

Drop the iphone, you'll end up with images you'll wish you'd have taken them with a quality camera.
Don't you have the 40 rokkor? Could be nice for the minolta... :)
Forum: Leica M -- Leica CL / Minolta CLE - Film 07-11-2012
Replies: 183
Views: 100,631
Posted By Sylvester
Talking Beautiful! I like the colors, the sky, the...

Beautiful! I like the colors, the sky, the mountain... Thanks for sharing!
Forum: Leica M -- Leica CL / Minolta CLE - Film 07-10-2012
Replies: 183
Views: 100,631
Posted By Sylvester
http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7279/7542810246_023a...

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7279/7542810246_023a94177a_c.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/7542810246/)
3 Generations, second attempt (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/7542810246/) par...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 07-08-2012
Replies: 303
Views: 46,975
Posted By Sylvester
Does the CLE counts as a M camera? It has the...

Does the CLE counts as a M camera? It has the mount... ;)
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 07-07-2012
Replies: 52
Views: 6,374
Posted By Sylvester
Nothing beats a iMac for photo processing... 21...

Nothing beats a iMac for photo processing... 21 inch or 27.
I have a 21 and still no regrets after a year of use. ;)
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 07-07-2012
Replies: 854
Views: 89,253
Posted By Sylvester
Shipped them today... sorry I'm very late, but I...

Shipped them today... sorry I'm very late, but I bought for you some special stamps of Poste Canada ;)
Received about 40 postcards too, still receiving some :) Nice project!
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 07-07-2012
Replies: 209
Views: 16,383
Posted By Sylvester
A picture of me that my closest friend took at...

A picture of me that my closest friend took at his father's funerals...
He was playing with the Nikon D60 his dad gave him before he died from cancer.
It is an image that I cherish...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 07-07-2012
Replies: 112
Views: 37,224
Posted By Sylvester
http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7248/7464540514_3d37...

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7248/7464540514_3d37ff6681_z.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/7464540514/)
Dancing in the night (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/7464540514/) par...
Forum: Leica M -- Leica CL / Minolta CLE - Film 07-06-2012
Replies: 183
Views: 100,631
Posted By Sylvester
I love the atmosphere! Was it handheld?

I love the atmosphere! Was it handheld?
Forum: Photography General Interest 07-06-2012
Replies: 2,578
Views: 497,913
Posted By Sylvester
http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7129/7518095290_7dac...

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7129/7518095290_7dac472013_z.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/7518095290/)
3 Generations (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/7518095290/) par ChatSylvestre...
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 07-06-2012
Replies: 158
Views: 18,147
Posted By Sylvester
Noted on my calendar too ;)

Noted on my calendar too ;)
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 07-06-2012
Replies: 49
Views: 8,990
Posted By Sylvester
Anyone knows how long you can keep caffenol in a...

Anyone knows how long you can keep caffenol in a brown glass bottle not exposed to sun?
Forum: Leica M -- Leica CL / Minolta CLE - Film 07-06-2012
Replies: 183
Views: 100,631
Posted By Sylvester
http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7129/7518095290_7dac...

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7129/7518095290_7dac472013_z.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/7518095290/)
3 Generations (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/7518095290/) par ChatSylvestre...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 07-05-2012
Replies: 19
Views: 3,744
Posted By Sylvester
I keep the whole 5 gallon pack in it's bag which...

I keep the whole 5 gallon pack in it's bag which I keep in a sealable plastic bag.
Each time I need a new liter of d76, I use a small electronic balance exact 1.0g and mix the powder with hot water...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 07-03-2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,517
Posted By Sylvester
Google basic too, with Le Devoir and La Presse in...

Google basic too, with Le Devoir and La Presse in two other tabs, these are Québec newspaper websites...
Forum: Polaroid & Fuji Instax 07-02-2012
Replies: 11
Views: 2,683
Posted By Sylvester
Make the good voltage with AA or buy a polaroid...

Make the good voltage with AA or buy a polaroid battery from the Film Photography Podcast google it and use some Fuji Pack film, fully compatible.
FP100C is color iso 100, FP3000B is black and white...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 07-01-2012
Replies: 79
Views: 15,638
Posted By Sylvester
Super Thanks for the infos (:

Super
Thanks for the infos (:
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 07-01-2012
Replies: 79
Views: 15,638
Posted By Sylvester
Thanks As soon as I have some extra money I'll...

Thanks
As soon as I have some extra money I'll get one for myself.
How's the shipping to Canada?
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 07-01-2012
Replies: 79
Views: 15,638
Posted By Sylvester
Have you bought the strap bumpers too or is it...

Have you bought the strap bumpers too or is it not that useful?
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 06-30-2012
Replies: 6
Views: 1,495
Posted By Sylvester
Magbe you advanced your film to far and teared...

Magbe you advanced your film to far and teared it, did it a couple times on my minolta x slr...
Forum: RFF Polls 06-30-2012
Replies: 91
Views: 17,835
Posted By Sylvester
That is special... Since I have my CLE I use it...

That is special... Since I have my CLE I use it as my main camera. I like the field of view...
Before I always used a 50.
Forum: RFF Polls 06-30-2012
Replies: 91
Views: 17,835
Posted By Sylvester
Where is 40?

Where is 40?
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-30-2012
Replies: 450
Views: 57,716
Posted By Sylvester
This is mine, suburb of...

This is mine, suburb of Montréal...
http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7255/7472413014_aa8f8b6bff_c.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/osilly/7472413014/)
My Suburb...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 06-25-2012
Replies: 117
Views: 10,627
Posted By Sylvester
f8 and be there. Still, my fastest lens is f1.8.

f8 and be there. Still, my fastest lens is f1.8.
Forum: FSU Former Soviet Union RF 06-25-2012
Replies: 15
Views: 3,014
Posted By Sylvester
Seen in that way, I did buy a Kiev for 100$......

Seen in that way, I did buy a Kiev for 100$... Still, those at 600$ made me laugh.
Forum: FSU Former Soviet Union RF 06-25-2012
Replies: 15
Views: 3,014
Posted By Sylvester
Is this a joke?

Look what I just saw in my twitter feed...

http://www.fourcornerstore.com/collections/darkroom-army
Forum: Photography General Interest 06-25-2012
Replies: 24
Views: 1,425
Posted By Sylvester
If you ab develop and print at home, go for the...

If you ab develop and print at home, go for the Ftn!!! Magic is way better than a lcd screen! That's what I would have like my dad to do. I did it by myself instead.
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 06-24-2012
Replies: 61
Views: 7,516
Posted By Sylvester
I'm in. (:

I'm in. (:
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 06-23-2012
Replies: 202
Views: 78,740
Posted By Sylvester
Black because of the brassing....

Black because of the brassing....
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 06-23-2012
Replies: 9
Views: 1,898
Posted By Sylvester
I use a lightbox instead of contact sheets for my...

I use a lightbox instead of contact sheets for my black and white negatives, I really should try using slide film just for the experience.
Forum: RFF Polls 06-20-2012
Replies: 95
Views: 12,496
Posted By Sylvester
I shoot streets with my CLE... Can't think about...

I shoot streets with my CLE... Can't think about what could be better. Maybe a Leica when it'll die... like in 5 or 6 years.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 06-19-2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,760
Posted By Sylvester
I think it all depends on the subject. It's up to...

I think it all depends on the subject. It's up to you to choose what is the more suitable, more, less or no DOF. Personally I feel it is easier to shoot with rather small apertures on the street...
Forum: Travel 06-14-2012
Replies: 44
Views: 4,949
Posted By Sylvester
What's the point in using Leica glass if it has a...

What's the point in using Leica glass if it has a condom in front of it? Buy a couple of disposable waterproof film cameras and experiment something!
Forum: Travel 06-14-2012
Replies: 33
Views: 4,138
Posted By Sylvester
Choose between the best quality or the most...

Choose between the best quality or the most portable. I like small cameras, but a Mark II mustn't be THAT big... You'll want to make landscapes and such, think about it if you want to blow those...
Forum: Travel 06-14-2012
Replies: 9
Views: 1,368
Posted By Sylvester
Thank you! I prefer your black and white work, it...

Thank you! I prefer your black and white work, it has an atmosphere that gives me chills. Must be the desert.
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