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Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 06-16-2019
Replies: 27
Views: 993
Posted By laurentb
Mine is a K4B, I'm using a somewhat cheap strap...

Mine is a K4B, I'm using a somewhat cheap strap which is branded "Nikon" but isn't an officlal Nikon one. I had to force it through the "eyelets" (the crocodile strap does not fit my 'Flex) but it...
Forum: Photography General Interest 06-16-2019
Replies: 48
Views: 1,814
Posted By laurentb
Each time I have a similar dilemma, the...

Each time I have a similar dilemma, the Rolleiflex does the trip. Small, very high quality, GREAT negatives in the end...
Forum: Photography General Interest 06-13-2019
Replies: 137
Views: 11,771
Posted By laurentb
I replied "I get the most with one camera, one...

I replied "I get the most with one camera, one lens" but this is only when I'm true to myself.


In other words, I'm still able to give up to GAS (and can even sell, then buy again some...
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-10-2019
Replies: 24
Views: 640
Posted By laurentb
Something that works for me is what is suggested...

Something that works for me is what is suggested in "Finely focused" (really worth a few dollars!): "prime the pump"


Most of the time, when walking looking for photographs, I'll try to make an...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 04-25-2019
Replies: 96
Views: 4,665
Posted By laurentb
Street for me means 35mm, mainly the Nokton...

Street for me means 35mm, mainly the Nokton 35/1.4.



It fits my "vision" best, and the 1.4 aperture is great to have if the light is low or if I want some oof areas.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-24-2018
Replies: 46
Views: 1,929
Posted By laurentb
Film, as much as possible for the price.

Film, as much as possible for the price.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-18-2018
Replies: 128
Views: 9,735
Posted By laurentb
I just discovered this image. Heart breaking and...

I just discovered this image. Heart breaking and wonderfully composed! Thanks!
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 01-08-2016
Replies: 51
Views: 5,350
Posted By laurentb
Great series!

Great series!
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 12-28-2015
Replies: 2
Views: 1,400
Posted By laurentb
I was thinking more about the 4.5, but 2.8 seems...

I was thinking more about the 4.5, but 2.8 seems even better, for a "close to standard" lens.

Thanks for the link, many nice samples there
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 12-27-2015
Replies: 2
Views: 1,400
Posted By laurentb
Samples for GXR W/Color Skopar or Biogon 21?

Hi,

I'm very happy so far with the GXR, especially with the Biogon-C 35, but find I'm a little on the "long side".

I'm considering a wider angle, and wonder if you could share samples of images...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 12-12-2015
Replies: 40
Views: 10,128
Posted By laurentb
I started "playing" with mine this week, and love...

I started "playing" with mine this week, and love the camera, although I have to get used to handling in low light, as stability is an issue for me.
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-07-2015
Replies: 77
Views: 8,236
Posted By laurentb
I've put something in the mailbox, now it has to...

I've put something in the mailbox, now it has to cross the Ocean...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 12-03-2015
Replies: 40
Views: 10,128
Posted By laurentb
Just got mine, so I guess "yes", I'll be using...

Just got mine, so I guess "yes", I'll be using it. Love the ergonomics with a Nokton "classic" mounted.
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-03-2015
Replies: 77
Views: 8,236
Posted By laurentb
I have no website, but can send a random (for...

I have no website, but can send a random (for you) print. Hope it'll be good for my Karma ;-)

Just PM your address.

My thoughts are with you for your new life

Laurent
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 04-07-2015
Replies: 118
Views: 14,918
Posted By laurentb
Yashica mat 124 (with and without G)

Yashica mat 124 (with and without G)
Forum: RFF Polls 01-27-2015
Replies: 120
Views: 13,618
Posted By laurentb
Jupiter 12, got it for €120 with M-Adapter....

Jupiter 12, got it for €120 with M-Adapter.
Hexanon 90/2.8 in M-mount, got it just below the "bar", but I'd not qualify it as "cheap"

And there was (finally sold it) the 50/1.8 EF lens, "plastic...
Forum: Photography General Interest 03-17-2014
Replies: 9,007
Views: 882,762
Posted By laurentb
Voigtlander 15 Super Wide Heliar (version II) so...

Voigtlander 15 Super Wide Heliar (version II)
so now I own one body and 5 lenses for my Leica... pretty decent kit I kit!
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 03-17-2014
Replies: 13
Views: 1,460
Posted By laurentb
Nice song, and great clip! Thanks for sharing

Nice song, and great clip! Thanks for sharing
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 01-07-2014
Replies: 6
Views: 908
Posted By laurentb
This looks like a good price. I paid around €50...

This looks like a good price. I paid around €50 for my most expensive one (don't remember which one), and €30 for the least expensive (Rolleinar 1).

It's been a bit more expensive because I sold the...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 11-29-2013
Replies: 4
Views: 1,304
Posted By laurentb
Hi, yes, the lever should be blocked by this...

Hi,

yes, the lever should be blocked by this pin, the AE-1 (and may be AT1) have a sligtly different lever, the one on the AE-1P and A1 folds when you push it, and putting it back to this initial...
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 10-18-2013
Replies: 46
Views: 7,152
Posted By laurentb
Leica M4, gorgeous combo with the 50/2 Planar!

Leica M4, gorgeous combo with the 50/2 Planar!
Forum: RFF Polls 10-14-2013
Replies: 83
Views: 11,343
Posted By laurentb
I discovered with the M4 than it's more...

I discovered with the M4 than it's more confortable to use my left eye, so that the other one can remain open and see nothing...

This does not work for portrait shots, at least for me, or until I...
Forum: Photography General Interest 09-29-2013
Replies: 9,007
Views: 882,762
Posted By laurentb
My first M... M4 "mint", and a Jupiter 12...

My first M... M4 "mint", and a Jupiter 12 lens.
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 10-19-2012
Replies: 31
Views: 6,473
Posted By laurentb
I used the table top tripod for 30 sec to 1...

I used the table top tripod for 30 sec to 1 minute without problems (other than finding the support if I did not want to photograph from the ground)
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 10-18-2012
Replies: 31
Views: 6,473
Posted By laurentb
I'm very happy with a table top tripod for the...

I'm very happy with a table top tripod for the 3.5 Rolleiflex. I made a 10 cm extension because it's sometimes way too low, but it's become my "extreme light weight" option.

If I want bigger then...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 09-14-2012
Replies: 54
Views: 7,729
Posted By laurentb
If I ask the question to myself, then I keep on...

If I ask the question to myself, then I keep on the good ol' Rolleiflex, and anything else is sitting on the shelf.

If I were honest to myself, then I'd use all (or most) of the monney I saved to...
Forum: RFF Polls 12-31-2011
Replies: 166
Views: 27,153
Posted By laurentb
All of my "normal" cameras get regular use,...

All of my "normal" cameras get regular use, although the notion of regularity depends on the camera...

The LF gear does 50 clicks a year at most.
The Rolleiflex shot close to 150 films last...
Forum: Photography General Interest 09-21-2011
Replies: 330
Views: 50,248
Posted By laurentb
My Rolleiflex 3.5 B is by far my most used camera.

My Rolleiflex 3.5 B is by far my most used camera.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 09-06-2011
Replies: 54
Views: 5,641
Posted By laurentb
The same for me with a Rolleiflex.

The same for me with a Rolleiflex.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 09-01-2011
Replies: 668
Views: 85,776
Posted By laurentb
One of my first attempts at MF... Yashica Mat 124...

One of my first attempts at MF... Yashica Mat 124 and Fuji Neopan 400
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 05-27-2011
Replies: 52
Views: 5,195
Posted By laurentb
I never found my Yashica (124, non G) hard to...

I never found my Yashica (124, non G) hard to focus, and I used the standard screen. My Rollei is marginally easier to focus, with an RB67 screen in it.

I'd say go for whatever TLR you find, they...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 04-10-2011
Replies: 9
Views: 5,109
Posted By laurentb
This was my first (and still is my only)...

This was my first (and still is my only) Rolleiflex, and it's a really great camera !

Congratulations and have fun !
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 02-17-2011
Replies: 35
Views: 5,686
Posted By laurentb
I'm using a Gossn Lunasix 2 (think it's a LunaPro...

I'm using a Gossn Lunasix 2 (think it's a LunaPro on the other side of the Ocean) which is just fine and I can be had for cheap, but the batteries need an adaptor...

A better option is the second...
Forum: Yashica RF 01-31-2011
Replies: 7
Views: 1,009
Posted By laurentb
Thanks Rick for the details ! I'll see if I can...

Thanks Rick for the details !

I'll see if I can get it for less than this, unless if it's been CLAed...
Forum: Yashica RF 01-31-2011
Replies: 7
Views: 1,009
Posted By laurentb
Thanks for your advices again ! Richard : when...

Thanks for your advices again !

Richard : when you say "buy one that someone worked on", I understand "buy one freshly CLA'ed", am I right ?

I could have one at the moment, which I'll be able to...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 01-29-2011
Replies: 23
Views: 6,993
Posted By laurentb
I've not used any of these cameras, but I'm an...

I've not used any of these cameras, but I'm an enthousiast user of a 3.5 Rolleiflex. Lens is tack sharp, camera is a pleasure to use and very light.

More important for me : I have the feeling that...
Forum: Yashica RF 01-29-2011
Replies: 7
Views: 1,009
Posted By laurentb
Advice needed on Yashica 35GX

Good evening,

I'm quite tempted to enter the RF world, and one of the options at hand is a 35GX.

I am concerned about the auto mode with no overriding, as this would be the first time I'd use such...
Forum: RFF Polls 01-17-2011
Replies: 65
Views: 12,633
Posted By laurentb
I replied "I feel some guilt" but the more...

I replied "I feel some guilt" but the more accurate answer would be that I feel some frustration/guilt if I am not doing something Photography related. If I'm in the darkroom developing/printing,...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 12-21-2010
Replies: 15
Views: 2,766
Posted By laurentb
A similar one (not sure it's the exact same, but...

A similar one (not sure it's the exact same, but it was a genuine Rolleiflex hood) fitted my Yashica perfectly !
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 12-11-2010
Replies: 15
Views: 2,766
Posted By laurentb
All my genuine Rolleiflex accessoris also matched...

All my genuine Rolleiflex accessoris also matched matched the YAshica. It's only the filters the previous owner made that did not lock on the Yashica...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 12-10-2010
Replies: 15
Views: 2,766
Posted By laurentb
I had the 'reverse'experience : the Rollei hood...

I had the 'reverse'experience : the Rollei hood fitted my Mat124 perfectly, but some custom made filters that fitted the Rolleiflex did not fit the Yashica.
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 11-15-2010
Replies: 260
Views: 57,828
Posted By laurentb
I love the L208 I own, despite the fact that I...

I love the L208 I own, despite the fact that I sometimes have to "hit" it a bit to move the needle...

Would really appreciate a better sensibility in low light, but the Lunasix does it fine then.
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 09-13-2010
Replies: 52
Views: 8,001
Posted By laurentb
I do it most of the time when commuting to work....

I do it most of the time when commuting to work. The camera is a 3.5 Rolleiflex, I usually carry it with some accessories in a 6$ home (from Crumpler), or a Nova Micro with less accessories when I...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 08-25-2010
Replies: 133
Views: 38,620
Posted By laurentb
As you say, bad luck !!! On the other hand, the...

As you say, bad luck !!! On the other hand, the only thing I'm missing from time to time with the Rolleiflex is interchangeable lenses, so this looks to be the way to go (and the kit I'm considering...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 08-24-2010
Replies: 133
Views: 38,620
Posted By laurentb
I hate you all :D !! I'm trying to find reasons...

I hate you all :D !!

I'm trying to find reasons NOT to buy a bargain kit near my home, and just saw this thread ! Greats images there !
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-04-2010
Replies: 40
Views: 5,569
Posted By laurentb
on my Rolleiflex I use paper clips to hold the...

on my Rolleiflex I use paper clips to hold the piece of paper (the one that holds the roll closed ) on the strap.

I used the speed reminder (My Rolleiflex is a MX-EVS) to remember the speed I'm...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 05-22-2010
Replies: 9
Views: 1,680
Posted By laurentb
I'm using a Manfrotto table top tripod for my...

I'm using a Manfrotto table top tripod for my rolleiflex MX-EVS. The Rollei is well balanced and not hat heavy (1200 grms or so) and it works fine.

I made an extension (DIY, based on aluminium...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 04-22-2010
Replies: 15
Views: 5,838
Posted By laurentb
"Regular" filters (read commercial ones) should...

"Regular" filters (read commercial ones) should fit.

However, when I got my Rolleiflex, it came with a set of DIY filters the previous owner used on it, and these would not lock properly on the...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 04-09-2010
Replies: 17
Views: 2,712
Posted By laurentb
I shoot the Rolleiflex handheld for about 80% of...

I shoot the Rolleiflex handheld for about 80% of the time, without too much concerns on sharpness.

I use a cable release only when using the tripod, and carry a table-top tripod almost 100% of the...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 03-16-2010
Replies: 27
Views: 3,749
Posted By laurentb
If it's very contrasty, recommendations from Way...

If it's very contrasty, recommendations from Way Beyond Monochrome (assuming you're shooting BW) work fine for me : overexpose by 4/3 stop (I personally rate HP5 at 160 in this case) and underdevelop...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 03-06-2010
Replies: 12
Views: 2,550
Posted By laurentb
The screen on my Mat 124 was very good, I'd say...

The screen on my Mat 124 was very good, I'd say it's as good as the RZ67 that's on my Rolleiflex.

I'd agree on the optical and build quality of the Yashica Mat compared to a Rolleiflex : I've...
Forum: Photography General Interest 02-11-2010
Replies: 105
Views: 7,133
Posted By laurentb
Yes, but not only when photographing :p More...

Yes, but not only when photographing :p

More seriously, I decided sometime ago that I cared less from this feeling than from not being photographing !
Forum: RFF Polls 02-07-2010
Replies: 119
Views: 9,185
Posted By laurentb
Rebranded HP5+ :angel:

Rebranded HP5+ :angel:
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 02-05-2010
Replies: 35
Views: 3,896
Posted By laurentb
What is it that's off ? I wouldn't care too much...

What is it that's off ? I wouldn't care too much if it's only the focusing scale (although I prefer it to be accurate), as long as what's in-focus on the ground glass is in-focus on the negative.
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 02-02-2010
Replies: 35
Views: 3,896
Posted By laurentb
I have 2 hoods for my rolleiflex, but the one for...

I have 2 hoods for my rolleiflex, but the one for the viewing lens is home made (by the previous owner) and round. It fitted the 'Mat as well, and a pair of regular Rollei hoods would not (the...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 02-02-2010
Replies: 48
Views: 14,635
Posted By laurentb
Thanks, Sanders ! I was wondering when the...

Thanks, Sanders ! I was wondering when the removable finder came (seems a good idea to be able to clean the dust of the mirror), but I have no use of an internal meter.
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 02-01-2010
Replies: 48
Views: 14,635
Posted By laurentb
Sanders, if you don't mind (and if you didn't...

Sanders, if you don't mind (and if you didn't post them somewhere else ;)), could you detail the reasons to prefer the 2.8E ? I'm the very happy owner of a 3.5B, and am considering a 2.8 for the near...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 01-28-2010
Replies: 12
Views: 2,550
Posted By laurentb
I had a 124 and a 124G (never used the latter as...

I had a 124 and a 124G (never used the latter as I never CLA'd it, and sold it ) and the G felt really flimsier than the "straight" 124. More plastic in the G, I really preferred the older one.
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 01-18-2010
Replies: 56
Views: 6,346
Posted By laurentb
I discovered after a while that the square is a...

I discovered after a while that the square is a beautiful format. It took some time getting used to it, but now I tend to print without cropping and I love it.

By an "happy accident", I printed a...
Forum: Photography General Interest 01-01-2010
Replies: 114
Views: 8,403
Posted By laurentb
The actual question should be "What is GAS, and...

The actual question should be "What is GAS, and where may I buy some ?" :angel:
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 12-08-2009
Replies: 96
Views: 15,174
Posted By laurentb
You should hear my EOS3 with booster then ;). My...

You should hear my EOS3 with booster then ;). My T90 has been dead for so long I can't remember it's noise. But I loved using it, it was almost perfect for me.

The F1 (Old one, first model) is a...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 12-08-2009
Replies: 20
Views: 2,053
Posted By laurentb
I'm using X-Tol (1+3) with HP5 and am very happy...

I'm using X-Tol (1+3) with HP5 and am very happy with the results.

I decided to simplify and so I use Ralph Lambrecht's recommendation (normal contrast : over expose by 2/3 stop, underdevelop by...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 12-08-2009
Replies: 108
Views: 10,679
Posted By laurentb
Error and film wasting...

I learned mostly by making mistakes (TONS of them) and wasting film (hundreds of rolls, at least).

I've been an enthousiast shooter for years, with lower than average results until I really got...
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 12-04-2009
Replies: 14
Views: 1,558
Posted By laurentb
Beyond AA's trilogy, I found "Way Beyond...

Beyond AA's trilogy, I found "Way Beyond Monochrome" very informative. It woill take me years to get through all of it, but it's already improved my technique.

"The Darkroom cookbook" is a wealth of...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 12-02-2009
Replies: 34
Views: 7,389
Posted By laurentb
I've -almost- always used HC110 for Tri-X in all...

I've -almost- always used HC110 for Tri-X in all formats (Tri-X 400 in 35mm, Tri-X 320 in MF and LF) and am pleased with the results.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 11-16-2009
Replies: 31
Views: 2,949
Posted By laurentb
Not sure I'd agree. If I compare my T90 to an...

Not sure I'd agree. If I compare my T90 to an EOS3 (with or without the 'booster') it feels like a very compact camera.
Forum: RFF Polls 11-15-2009
Replies: 230
Views: 32,650
Posted By laurentb
Usually my Rolleiflex 3.5B in a Nova Micro bag. I...

Usually my Rolleiflex 3.5B in a Nova Micro bag. I shot many pictures with it, and surprisingly a high number of keepers were take while commuting for work.
Forum: RFF Polls 11-12-2009
Replies: 230
Views: 28,478
Posted By laurentb
No. Many view cameras will be released in the...

No.

Many view cameras will be released in the future ;-).
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 10-23-2009
Replies: 65
Views: 8,789
Posted By laurentb
I came to the TLRs just to satisfy a GAS...

I came to the TLRs just to satisfy a GAS attack... Bought a Yashica mat 124 and loved it (I was looking for a Rangefinder !). When the shutter got stuck, I sent it for a CLA, then decided my Sinar...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 10-12-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 2,669
Posted By laurentb
I'll shoot wide open each time I feel it's...

I'll shoot wide open each time I feel it's needed, whatever the camera is. I especially like using this with my TLR because I like the bokeh of my Tessar lens.

I'll use it less often when using the...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 10-09-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 1,270
Posted By laurentb
Congratulations ! I have a Tessar one, and I...

Congratulations ! I have a Tessar one, and I positively love it (it's now my only TLR*)

* at least for the moment :D
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 10-09-2009
Replies: 95
Views: 8,753
Posted By laurentb
I'm not sure I'd trust myself when I'm wearing a...

I'm not sure I'd trust myself when I'm wearing a suit :D (I usually don't !)
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 10-08-2009
Replies: 95
Views: 8,753
Posted By laurentb
Yes. I'm maybe a bit naive, but I'll usually...

Yes.

I'm maybe a bit naive, but I'll usually trust people until the prove me wrong. I'm working in a technical field (IT) and this is one of the foundations of my work : if I can't truct the person...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 10-08-2009
Replies: 33
Views: 4,259
Posted By laurentb
Mine was fitted with an RB67 screen by the...

Mine was fitted with an RB67 screen by the previous owner, and it's a joy to use !
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 10-04-2009
Replies: 33
Views: 4,259
Posted By laurentb
For me it's the Rolleiflex than stays (MX-EVS in...

For me it's the Rolleiflex than stays (MX-EVS in my case), I sold the two Yashicas to make room and because they were not used enough.
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 10-03-2009
Replies: 12
Views: 6,704
Posted By laurentb
I've used a Yashica mat 124, and it's a very nice...

I've used a Yashica mat 124, and it's a very nice camera. I sold it because it was seldom used after I acquired a Rolleiflex, but had regrets even when selling it. The ease, quality of the pictures...
Forum: RFF Polls 09-24-2009
Replies: 157
Views: 17,408
Posted By laurentb
I'm regularly using the Rolleiflex, a bit less...

I'm regularly using the Rolleiflex, a bit less the EOS, and the view camera as frequently as I can.
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 09-03-2009
Replies: 30
Views: 3,715
Posted By laurentb
If only one, then I guess the Rolleiflex is the...

If only one, then I guess the Rolleiflex is the one to keep. I have both a Yashica and a MX-EVS, enjoy both, but find I seldom use the built-in meter and the Rollei feeling is a bit (but only a bit)...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 06-25-2009
Replies: 13
Views: 2,613
Posted By laurentb
My MX-EVS was fitted with a Mamiya RB67 screen,...

My MX-EVS was fitted with a Mamiya RB67 screen, and is a delight to use, this could be an option also ?
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 06-10-2009
Replies: 32
Views: 12,892
Posted By laurentb
I'm using a Nova Micro from Lowepro, it is the...

I'm using a Nova Micro from Lowepro, it is the right size for my 'flex, plus a meter (or some filters and Rolleinar) and some rolls (fit in the mesh pockets outside of the bag).
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 01-11-2009
Replies: 8
Views: 1,206
Posted By laurentb
A bayonet I fits fine on both my Rolleiflex...

A bayonet I fits fine on both my Rolleiflex (MX-EVS) and Yashica mat 124. However, I have some DIY filters that will fit the 'Flex but not the Yashica.
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 11-19-2008
Replies: 64
Views: 6,821
Posted By laurentb
I have a few lenses, but the sharpest ones don't...

I have a few lenses, but the sharpest ones don't have the magic of some older ones.

My favorites are the Tessar on my Rolleiflex, and the equivalent Yashinon on the Yashica Mat.
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 11-19-2008
Replies: 11
Views: 2,391
Posted By laurentb
It could also be "sticky". Mine tends to do this...

It could also be "sticky". Mine tends to do this when not iuse for too long. I would have to exercise it a bit before using it after that.
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 11-14-2008
Replies: 20
Views: 3,163
Posted By laurentb
I want to see the movie !

I want to see the movie !
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 11-12-2008
Replies: 1,179
Views: 450,731
Posted By laurentb
My Rollei 3.5B on the field

My Rollei 3.5B on the field
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 11-12-2008
Replies: 11
Views: 2,391
Posted By laurentb
From what I've read, you should never use the...

From what I've read, you should never use the self-timer when the flash selector is on the "M" position. set it on "X" and you should have no trouble. I use mine from time to time with no...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 11-12-2008
Replies: 11
Views: 2,391
Posted By laurentb
I, I own a Mat 124 and have no problems with...

I,

I own a Mat 124 and have no problems with frame spacing, after the camera had been CLA'd due to many problems (sticky shutter, foams...). Prior to this CLA, the spacing was mostly random, and now...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 06-07-2008
Replies: 31
Views: 5,068
Posted By laurentb
Not sure to have read about it... I'm using a...

Not sure to have read about it... I'm using a Lowepro Nova Micro, it fits perfectly a Yashica mat or a Rolleiflex. There is room for a few accessories in the front pocket.
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