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Forum: Leica M9 / ME 11-29-2010
Replies: 7
Views: 2,382
Posted By ederek
Sounds like the description for my sensor, unit...

Sounds like the description for my sensor, unit purchased in April. Perhaps there was a slight change?
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-27-2010
Replies: 28
Views: 2,751
Posted By ederek
It becomes a concern when it distracts from the...

It becomes a concern when it distracts from the subject.

One situation where I find this occurs is with backlit trees behind the subject. Here are a couple examples:
Lux 1.4 (mostly...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 11-27-2010
Replies: 68
Views: 8,711
Posted By ederek
Good mel. One clarification later noted is a more...

Good mel. One clarification later noted is a more proper term is "Zone Focusing", as Hyperfocal specifically relates to objects at Infinity being in focus.

The Depth of Field indicators are very...
Forum: Off Topic 11-27-2010
Replies: 10
Views: 819
Posted By ederek
Also, with Lightroom, best to use the application...

Also, with Lightroom, best to use the application to move files between drives, versus a file manager outside the application.
Forum: Off Topic 11-27-2010
Replies: 10
Views: 819
Posted By ederek
Nothing to offer wrt corrupted files - sorry....

Nothing to offer wrt corrupted files - sorry.

If you use Lightroom or another application that uses a catalog to store library details and thumbnails, it is best to keep this file locally on the...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-27-2010
Replies: 29
Views: 1,969
Posted By ederek
Perfect image for the subject Keith! Read...

Perfect image for the subject Keith!

Read Instead
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/977252796_6WKnZ-L-1.jpg
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 11-24-2010
Replies: 68
Views: 8,711
Posted By ederek
Thanks for the clarification, I was using Scale...

Thanks for the clarification, I was using Scale Focusing and Zone Focusing somewhat interchangeably, and also referring to the DOF markings as Hyperfocal Distance. I see now that Hyperfocal is a term...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 11-24-2010
Replies: 68
Views: 8,711
Posted By ederek
The term is "Scale Focusing", and the "Hyperfocal...

The term is "Scale Focusing", and the "Hyperfocal Distance" is the range that will be acceptably sharp (distance because it is a range defined as the max minus minimum for that lens, f-stop and focal...
Forum: Off Topic 11-24-2010
Replies: 104
Views: 9,441
Posted By ederek
erdnusscn - sorry to hear about your bad...

erdnusscn - sorry to hear about your bad experience.

It is true, that if you zoom in on the LCD, the image will not be as sharp as what you see on the computer or in print. The camera does not...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 11-24-2010
Replies: 68
Views: 8,711
Posted By ederek
Not sure what you mean by "hyperfocal focus" as a...

Not sure what you mean by "hyperfocal focus" as a look? Are you saying that the rendering of object within the "hyperfocal range" and not exactly at the precise focus spot have a softer, low contrast...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 11-20-2010
Replies: 26
Views: 6,829
Posted By ederek
Indeed! :D Happened in a recent tripod selection...

Indeed! :D Happened in a recent tripod selection thread as well..

Anyone know what the lag is for the M9?
Is it different for Continuous, Regular Single Shot or Discreet mode?

Is the M4 any...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 11-20-2010
Replies: 59
Views: 13,654
Posted By ederek
n/p.. The terror!!! Not good when your luggage...

n/p..

The terror!!! Not good when your luggage takes flight before you do! :o Those cases are just short of amazing. I have a Zero briefcase from my days at the 'ole Radio Ranch, hand-carrying $15k...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 11-20-2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,874
Posted By ederek
fixed point - ^^ that is a clever...

fixed point - ^^ that is a clever solution!

Thanks for the Mogrify / LR3 confirmation, might try that out.
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 11-20-2010
Replies: 59
Views: 13,654
Posted By ederek
Congrats on the head purchase! I would say YES,...

Congrats on the head purchase! I would say YES, it will fit.

Did a quick google search and there are images of your exact setup, folded and ready for travel,...
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-20-2010
Replies: 1,850
Sticky: Camera Work
Views: 265,786
Posted By ederek
That is the most powerful imagery I've seen since...

That is the most powerful imagery I've seen since viewing Eugene Richards' book "War is Personal" a couple months back. I am affected.
Forum: Off Topic 11-20-2010
Replies: 104
Views: 9,441
Posted By ederek
lencap, I think your time spent reflecting has...

lencap, I think your time spent reflecting has proven most insightful. You probably won't read this right away, as youre either out shooting the FM2 or on the way to the lab w/ some exposed rolls.. ...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 11-19-2010
Replies: 59
Views: 13,654
Posted By ederek
It's an excellent point and I figured this was...

It's an excellent point and I figured this was why you preferred the screw-style clamps. Knock on vulcanite, hope I don't have an accident.

One caution with the spring-loaded detent pin you...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 11-19-2010
Replies: 33
Views: 5,608
Posted By ederek
..raises glass..

..raises glass..
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 11-19-2010
Replies: 59
Views: 13,654
Posted By ederek
Spot on Peter! Was going to comment about the...

Spot on Peter! Was going to comment about the screw-style, then read here it is your preference. I like the speed and convenience of clamps, but the screw-style has its benefits as well.

When I...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 11-19-2010
Replies: 30
Views: 3,077
Posted By ederek
ebino - thanks for putting up your image for...

ebino - thanks for putting up your image for critique, I learned quite a bit from the comments.
Forum: Film vs Digital 11-18-2010
Replies: 78
Views: 7,089
Posted By ederek
I don't think the implication of lacking...

I don't think the implication of lacking confidence or abiilty is appropriate for this argument. Let's assume a photographer is confident and able with both the RF and SLR systems.

Sensor...
Forum: Film vs Digital 11-18-2010
Replies: 78
Views: 7,089
Posted By ederek
^^ actually, as a "Wedding Pro" - I'd take the...

^^ actually, as a "Wedding Pro" - I'd take the D700 or 5DMK2 (with fast primes) over M9. Did my own comparison shooting both for a charity event indoors with relatively low light, and the 5D (first...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 11-18-2010
Replies: 59
Views: 13,654
Posted By ederek
Love it! Very satisfied, and also recommend the...

Love it! Very satisfied, and also recommend the traveler case. Only issue with the traveler case is the strap provided with it is a bit short.

There have been a number of inputs regarding tripods....
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 11-18-2010
Replies: 59
Views: 13,654
Posted By ederek
Hope it works out for you. I go back and forth...

Hope it works out for you. I go back and forth with the plate on the M4, as I also like to use a Zhou 1/2 case.

Noticed there is also a small arca-swiss plate. It does look like the edges could...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 11-18-2010
Replies: 9
Views: 1,285
Posted By ederek
Panning, which swings an arc when camera is in...

Panning, which swings an arc when camera is in motion relative to viewed objects in the scene. Nodal point is in front of camera. Seems to be relatively little vertical panning, mostly horizontal....
Forum: RFF Polls 11-17-2010
Replies: 183
Views: 19,933
Posted By ederek
^^ nice! <thumbs up>

^^ nice! <thumbs up>
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-17-2010
Replies: 70
Views: 4,895
Posted By ederek
Paul - that is great! Love the industrial "behind...

Paul - that is great! Love the industrial "behind the scenes" view from over the fence, and the symmetry in the vehicles and bushes, the circular highlights in the curbs..

Superb images, looking...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 11-17-2010
Replies: 59
Views: 13,654
Posted By ederek
Whoa!! Almost responded to OP with tripod...

Whoa!! Almost responded to OP with tripod recommendations, then saw the thread date. Those are all great suggestions - I have 2 gitzo systems: one medium duty w/ markins ballhead and base, acrotech...
Forum: Photo Software 11-17-2010
Replies: 102
Views: 10,931
Posted By ederek
There is a scene I shoot on occasion, and it's...

There is a scene I shoot on occasion, and it's the only time I switch to continuous mode (and always fill up the buffer). Shot it two days ago, frustrated with the buffer, and decided that when...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-17-2010
Replies: 14
Views: 1,122
Posted By ederek
jingles_97 - ^^ that is EXACTLY the type of...

jingles_97 - ^^ that is EXACTLY the type of processing I want to achieve! I have no interest in the fake stuff (such as my post), I just want to increase the dynamic range several stops.



Is that...
Forum: Off Topic 11-17-2010
Replies: 9
Views: 1,072
Posted By ederek
I agree - this kit as a whole package is more of...

I agree - this kit as a whole package is more of a nightmare than a dream...
Forum: Film vs Digital 11-17-2010
Replies: 78
Views: 7,089
Posted By ederek
I have a 5D and the L primes. Superb setup. BUT,...

I have a 5D and the L primes. Superb setup. BUT, I wasn't 'better off' with it at all for travel, social outings and similar scenarios. The result was the 5D couldn't practically be carried anywhere...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 11-17-2010
Replies: 15
Views: 1,575
Posted By ederek
Exactly what was said here! Also have both...

Exactly what was said here! Also have both versions, one black and one sand color. I have many bags and these two are the best. Only comment about the "belt loop" on the back is that a compact...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 11-16-2010
Replies: 7
Views: 1,640
Posted By ederek
The OP quoted the article just after this...

The OP quoted the article just after this bit:


I actually found that section more interesting - that viewing a print at larger size revealed new dimensions to the image not available at a smaller...
Forum: Off Topic 11-16-2010
Replies: 9
Views: 1,072
Posted By ederek
Wasn't interested... until I saw it still had the...

Wasn't interested... until I saw it still had the ORANGE STICKER on the lens cap! drool.. ;)

Curious: Is there any point in having the 75 lux and 90 APO in the same kit?? I could see the...
Forum: Photo Software 11-15-2010
Replies: 102
Views: 10,931
Posted By ederek
fdigital, I was pleased with the result as well...

fdigital, I was pleased with the result as well as how hassle-free the update was. :)

I upgraded to LR3, then went to a high-iso file I knew had some noise in the night sky (even with my best raw...
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-15-2010
Replies: 11
Views: 1,183
Posted By ederek
Wow, quite interesting. The Google Eye - and just...

Wow, quite interesting. The Google Eye - and just the beginning...

Wonder what the vehicle looked like?
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 11-15-2010
Replies: 33
Views: 5,608
Posted By ederek
Ok, there was a used copy of the book you...

Ok, there was a used copy of the book you recommended for $22 so went ahead. Sharpening is something I don't touch at this point (any image shared here in RFf), just whatever defaults are used in...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 11-15-2010
Replies: 33
Views: 5,608
Posted By ederek
I agree with the author on all comments. The M9...

I agree with the author on all comments.

The M9 is indeed a dust magnet. Fortunately I was prepared as I had a 5D prior to this, Canon's dust magnet. The cost of a Visible Dust sensor loop and...
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-15-2010
Replies: 31
Views: 2,597
Posted By ederek
aad - ^^ exactly, though you'd be surprised how...

aad - ^^ exactly, though you'd be surprised how many get included, especially on those "social network" sites. People need not fear the dreaded "tag" if there isn't a bad image of them in the album...
Forum: Photo Software 11-15-2010
Replies: 102
Views: 10,931
Posted By ederek
I shoot RAW because "every bit counts". I shoot...

I shoot RAW because "every bit counts".

I shoot RAW because Highlight preservation and shadow details have become increasingly important.

Lightroom +1, RAW is no extra effort.

I also shoot JPEG...
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-14-2010
Replies: 31
Views: 2,597
Posted By ederek
I find that following these guidelines leads not...

I find that following these guidelines leads not only to tolerance, but acceptance and even requests for your camera

1) Socially acceptable - don't stand out w/ your gear
2) Fast - never leave them...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-14-2010
Replies: 56
Views: 3,961
Posted By ederek
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1090506240_6PEiU-...

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1090506240_6PEiU-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-14-2010
Replies: 85
Views: 8,017
Posted By ederek
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1090506474_pXqCX-...

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1090506474_pXqCX-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-14-2010
Replies: 308
Views: 36,877
Posted By ederek
Some lovely B&W's in this thread. The lowly...

Some lovely B&W's in this thread.

The lowly pigeon, perfectly adapted to its urban...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-14-2010
Replies: 14
Views: 1,122
Posted By ederek
First HDR, will have to process again - don't...

First HDR, will have to process again - don't quite have the hang of this stuff. Subject seemed appropriate...

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1090683100_nGr4k-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-14-2010
Replies: 1,927
Views: 256,720
Posted By ederek
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1090531436_giTJW-...

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1090531436_giTJW-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-14-2010
Replies: 131
Views: 12,767
Posted By ederek
So another Paste-Up. I've quoted the previous...

So another Paste-Up. I've quoted the previous post from Harvard Square. This work is now gone, however there is another installation a couple blocks away....
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-14-2010
Replies: 203
Views: 16,569
Posted By ederek
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1090557299_whKL5-...

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1090557299_whKL5-L-1.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-14-2010
Replies: 686
Views: 66,336
Posted By ederek
Bourne area of the Cape, Massachusetts This was...

Bourne area of the Cape, Massachusetts

This was the shot I popped over for, as I was close and the lighting was good.

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1090313925_ZLgG9-L.jpg

When I arrived there...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-14-2010
Replies: 3,190
Views: 558,306
Posted By ederek
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1090530074_q4anb-...

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1090530074_q4anb-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-14-2010
Replies: 452
Views: 173,828
Posted By ederek
MV - those are great. Paul - that construction...

MV - those are great.
Paul - that construction shot is cool - assuming same bridge as opening post in thread?

Another from the Zakim Sunroof...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-14-2010
Replies: 6
Views: 866
Posted By ederek
Posted this in the Nerd thread.. Iconized street...

Posted this in the Nerd thread.. Iconized street sign mod.

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/986466721_xozmP-L-1.jpg

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/986460106_aAsUP-L-1.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-14-2010
Replies: 398
Views: 65,339
Posted By ederek
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1090017580_7Emqa-...

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1090017580_7Emqa-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-14-2010
Replies: 64
Views: 4,812
Posted By ederek
^ Michael, I posted one in the Low Shutter Speed...

^ Michael, I posted one in the Low Shutter Speed THREAD (http://www.rangefinderforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=97350) for you. :)
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-14-2010
Replies: 95
Views: 6,541
Posted By ederek
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1090017697_JKBKx-...

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1090017697_JKBKx-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-14-2010
Replies: 29
Views: 2,888
Posted By ederek
^ indeed Double Negative. I think you posted one...

^ indeed Double Negative. I think you posted one from Epcot recently? I struggle a bit with the "authenticity" at the parks, with the Himalayas and Nepal section of the Expedition Everest in Animal...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-14-2010
Replies: 95
Views: 6,541
Posted By ederek
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1089994043_4DS99-...

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1089994043_4DS99-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-14-2010
Replies: 64
Views: 4,812
Posted By ederek
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1089993967_Uzamu-...

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1089993967_Uzamu-M.jpg

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1089994130_Np9Ei-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-14-2010
Replies: 29
Views: 2,888
Posted By ederek
Some fake fire and...

Some fake fire and flames..

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1089983916_y43VR-M.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-14-2010
Replies: 1,425
Views: 195,025
Posted By ederek
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1089987765_U3N9K-...

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1089987765_U3N9K-L-1.jpg
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-14-2010
Replies: 4,570
Views: 1,304,232
Posted By ederek
Grandma http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/108660199...

Grandma
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1086601996_WWkSg-M.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-14-2010
Replies: 314
Views: 32,505
Posted By ederek
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1085477903_fCWUy-...

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1085477903_fCWUy-M.jpg
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-13-2010
Replies: 39
Views: 3,965
Posted By ederek
Either the extra stop in shutter speed or lower...

Either the extra stop in shutter speed or lower ISO is a reason for the 1.4 vs. a 2.0 (to earlier comment, even given a significant $ premium). It's seems the most demanding applications are away...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-13-2010
Replies: 226
Views: 25,047
Posted By ederek
I thought I saw a fellow forum member while on...

I thought I saw a fellow forum member while on vacation last week. Didn't get a closer look...

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1089501219_oBVrC-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-13-2010
Replies: 177
Views: 16,183
Posted By ederek
^^ wow Keith! Absolutely captivates the eye....

^^ wow Keith! Absolutely captivates the eye.

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1089674068_REe2v-L.jpg
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 11-13-2010
Replies: 56
Views: 6,562
Posted By ederek
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1089652229_rPjrA-...

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1089652229_rPjrA-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-13-2010
Replies: 514
Views: 47,609
Posted By ederek
Low Flying...

Low Flying Planes

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1089547157_vAN97-L.jpg
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 11-13-2010
Replies: 112
Views: 12,536
Posted By ederek
There have been greater fantasies than the...

There have been greater fantasies than the "weather sealing fantasy". Witness The Fantasy of Flight.....
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-13-2010
Replies: 88
Views: 7,363
Posted By ederek
Eirik, those are great, the Caffenol is looking...

Eirik, those are great, the Caffenol is looking very nice!

Nothing special here, just a quick snap to note parking space and bump this along.....
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-13-2010
Replies: 39
Views: 3,965
Posted By ederek
Ryan - Thanks for putting together a summary of...

Ryan - Thanks for putting together a summary of your experiences. I found the 24 lux perspective interesting, and often pine for a faster 35 than the 2.0 offered by the Zeiss Biogon (a fantastic...
Forum: RFF News 11-11-2010
Replies: 78
Views: 7,868
Posted By ederek
When I read the thread title I thought it meant I...

When I read the thread title I thought it meant I couldn't use my gear on Sunday!

In...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 11-11-2010
Replies: 25
Views: 3,090
Posted By ederek
Keith - I think you've discovered a new product!...

Keith - I think you've discovered a new product!

Guess there's a new step in the workflow..
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 11-11-2010
Replies: 37
Views: 3,496
Posted By ederek
Ummm, why wasn't it a RED sticker?? I taped...

Ummm, why wasn't it a RED sticker??

I taped over it.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-11-2010
Replies: 1,425
Views: 195,025
Posted By ederek
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1085067101_a3ktc-...

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1085067101_a3ktc-L.jpg
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 11-11-2010
Replies: 59
Views: 4,304
Posted By ederek
smile - I like the perspective in the 2nd photo....

smile - I like the perspective in the 2nd photo. The shadow in the last really provides an interesting twist with the image scale. http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1085065881_mFMVF-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-10-2010
Replies: 1,425
Views: 195,025
Posted By ederek
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1085471866_yzN4i-...

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1085471866_yzN4i-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-10-2010
Replies: 1,425
Views: 195,025
Posted By ederek
A couple from the Obed Sherman Daggett and Maria...

A couple from the Obed Sherman Daggett and Maria Roberts Daggett Sancuary on Martha's Vineyard, taken about 10 days ago.

I like this in both color and B&W. Shot with a 21mm Elmarit pre-asph on an...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 11-10-2010
Replies: 59
Views: 4,304
Posted By ederek
+1 more from me. Fantastic image, saw this in the...

+1 more from me. Fantastic image, saw this in the Picks of the Week and loved it!

Here are two of the same scene, couldn't quite get a composition I liked. In the second image, I think trying to...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 11-08-2010
Replies: 12
Views: 1,449
Posted By ederek
Ok, I stopped watching after 2 minutes. ...

Ok, I stopped watching after 2 minutes.

@sepiareverb - I find walls quite difficult w/ RF. A brick wall: which grout to line up in the patch (careful you aren't a couple bricks over and everything...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-08-2010
Replies: 12
Views: 1,268
Posted By ederek
Wow, really nice. I think #2 is great, and the...

Wow, really nice. I think #2 is great, and the fourth ties this together perfectly. Thanks.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 11-06-2010
Replies: 96
Views: 5,777
Posted By ederek
Nice quote! I've carried the M9 pretty much 100%...

Nice quote!

I've carried the M9 pretty much 100% since April.

The Lumix LX3 fell just below the threshold for a "proper" camera, though it's fine for most of what I shoot.

Typically carry in a...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 11-06-2010
Replies: 8
Views: 1,997
Posted By ederek
A garden hose - LOL akk2 - I shuttered a bit...

A garden hose - LOL

akk2 - I shuttered a bit reading your cleaning method.

I cut my teeth on filthy sensors owning a 5D, aka 'the dust magnet'. Dry cleaning, wet cleaning, etc.

Taking a test...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-06-2010
Replies: 314
Views: 32,505
Posted By ederek
@jesse - thanks! @jeicob - I think I saw that...

@jesse - thanks!
@jeicob - I think I saw that image in the trees thread. Got the same feeling seeing it here - just wonderful.
@p.giannakis - I like the vertical symmetry, have been thinking too...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-04-2010
Replies: 95
Views: 6,541
Posted By ederek
Beautiful photo with lovely composition and...

Beautiful photo with lovely composition and lighting. Reminds me of the passages in Budapest.
Forum: RFF Polls 11-04-2010
Replies: 183
Views: 19,933
Posted By ederek
Santtu Maattanen and deirdre - thank you for the...

Santtu Maattanen and deirdre - thank you for the follow-up responses!
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 11-04-2010
Replies: 112
Views: 12,536
Posted By ederek
I was caught in a bit of rain this evening...

I was caught in a bit of rain this evening walking to the train terminal. As I tucked the camera under my cotton overcoat and shielded it with my arm, I did wish it was weather sealed. Ahhhh...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-04-2010
Replies: 3,190
Views: 558,306
Posted By ederek
@Arjay - love the colors in "Rainy Night in...

@Arjay - love the colors in "Rainy Night in Barcelona". Reflected rain from streets in lower light often looks great.
@simon - 1st one is quite nice - great isolation with the leaf
@volk - way to be...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-04-2010
Replies: 314
Views: 32,505
Posted By ederek
The close focus works great there...

The close focus works great there Strangeluv!

Snapped this today. Didn't come out quite as I previsualized. One thing about these shots is that at times you need to shift the camera over the...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-04-2010
Replies: 95
Views: 6,541
Posted By ederek
..and an RF night shot from a couple weeks ago....

..and an RF night shot from a couple weeks ago. "Night Feet" is a series I've just started capturing..

1/4sec
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1077591618_MCK4U-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-04-2010
Replies: 95
Views: 6,541
Posted By ederek
Ok, an RF shot from a couple months ago at the...

Ok, an RF shot from a couple months ago at the Commonground Fair in Maine

Hay Fight
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1077580740_RrYkf-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-04-2010
Replies: 95
Views: 6,541
Posted By ederek
St. Anthony's Feast, 2008 Confetti...

St. Anthony's Feast, 2008

Confetti Rain
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1077530450_KAUu8-L.jpg

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1077530996_42HB5-L.jpg

The main confetti fight as two sides line up...
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-03-2010
Replies: 24
Views: 1,678
Posted By ederek
Hmm, checked to see if there were any statutes...

Hmm, checked to see if there were any statutes regarding photography. Did find the following for my state:



I wasn't exactly shooting from the hip, and Local law enforcement did observe my...
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-03-2010
Replies: 24
Views: 1,678
Posted By ederek
It's a good point. It may not be allowed and I...

It's a good point. It may not be allowed and I didn't ask permission, but I also did not do it discreetly, and tried to use some discretion. The man in the voting photo is my brother, and I took the...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-03-2010
Replies: 1,927
Views: 256,720
Posted By ederek
@sikario - that is really nice, I like the red...

@sikario - that is really nice, I like the red against magenta background.
@Sepiareverb - it appears the letters are holding the paint on the sign. Great texture.
@Rob - good to see those old...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-03-2010
Replies: 29
Views: 2,888
Posted By ederek
Summer Solstice...

Summer Solstice Bonfire
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/917075351_Yb7g7-M.jpg
M9, 50 lux, 1/125, f~2.8, ISO 400

Cambridge Fire, 2008 (all M4 and 35/2 Biogon w/ 400...
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-03-2010
Replies: 24
Views: 1,678
Posted By ederek
swoop - yikes on the byline! Congrats though, and...

swoop - yikes on the byline! Congrats though, and thanks for sharing the news! :D

Appreciate this thread, it was a catalyst for me to take the rangefinder along to the polls. Hope you don't mind if...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-03-2010
Replies: 314
Views: 32,505
Posted By ederek
Voting Booth,...

Voting Booth, 2010
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1076033348_P7tYH-M.jpg
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-03-2010
Replies: 2
Views: 783
Posted By ederek
Thanks for the comment edmelvins, I had this...

Thanks for the comment edmelvins, I had this thread open for days now and was wondering the status.
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-03-2010
Replies: 23
Views: 1,999
Posted By ederek
ebino - I think you actually caused some of my...

ebino - I think you actually caused some of my own recent corruption. ;)

Recently in a thread you mentioned the photographer Alex Webb. I hadn't seen his work, so took a look and Wow!

There was a...
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 11-02-2010
Replies: 22
Views: 2,120
Posted By ederek
Oh, btw, I think the rep at Calumet said the...

Oh, btw, I think the rep at Calumet said the cheap ones (Kalt) were stocked for students learning B&W. :bang::bang::bang:
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 11-02-2010
Replies: 22
Views: 2,120
Posted By ederek
Indeed, the cheap brands are worse than...

Indeed, the cheap brands are worse than worthless.

I'm willing to bet that the cheap reels are such a bad experience, that those who don't push on and get Hewes would just quit developing at home...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 11-02-2010
Replies: 11
Views: 3,074
Posted By ederek
I'm pretty sure Trix and Neopan have different...

I'm pretty sure Trix and Neopan have different base+fog densities as well, so if you used the same scanner settings for max/min point, you'd see a difference. How do the scans compare in the area...
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-02-2010
Replies: 41
Views: 3,073
Posted By ederek
I did the opening with film in recently. Doh!...

I did the opening with film in recently. Doh! Think the casual removal of baseplate with the digital M for battery/card changes had made me lax.

I especially hate it when you get back at the end of...
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-02-2010
Replies: 23
Views: 1,999
Posted By ederek
Indeed the colors sometimes draw us in. Was...

Indeed the colors sometimes draw us in. Was taking a walk Friday evening, trying to snap a few B&W frames, but the color kept pulling at me making it harder to see the...
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-02-2010
Replies: 24
Views: 1,678
Posted By ederek
Ok, wait just a minute - while I don't see a...

Ok, wait just a minute - while I don't see a Nocti listed in your sig, why would you not shoot the M7 & FILM?? :confused: I change my vote to "other" - shoot the M7!!
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-02-2010
Replies: 24
Views: 1,678
Posted By ederek
The shots taken with a Noctilux?...

The shots taken with a Noctilux? :rolleyes:

Swoop - I agree, if you've got a Nocti in the bag, take the M9!
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-02-2010
Replies: 24
Views: 1,678
Posted By ederek
Either would work well today - an SLR would not...

Either would work well today - an SLR would not be out of place at the polls. You may have folks ask what agency or paper youre with. Voters would be more likely to view use of an M9 as "personal...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 11-02-2010
Replies: 28
Views: 4,285
Posted By ederek
^^ Thanks, at that price it seems worth it to...

^^ Thanks, at that price it seems worth it to hang on to the lens for the occasions it is used.

Good point about geting to 1:1 and keeping both eyes open (am a left-eye shooter) so will try that...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 11-02-2010
Replies: 16
Views: 2,768
Posted By ederek
Nice Phil, glad youre enjoying the new camera....

Nice Phil, glad youre enjoying the new camera.

I see the 21mm Zeiss has 10 blades as well. That star pattern into bright lights is such a distinct signature of their glass, I get exactly the same...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 11-02-2010
Replies: 28
Views: 4,285
Posted By ederek
What range is "silly-cheap" for a 135/2.8 in...

What range is "silly-cheap" for a 135/2.8 in perfect condition?

With this and the other 135 thread, I did put it on the M9 and go out to take a few shots.

One thing I like about the weight of the...
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-02-2010
Replies: 12
Views: 1,471
Posted By ederek
There are many factors that contribute to the...

There are many factors that contribute to the likelihood you will be viewed as "suspicious". Many things affect the perceived intent for you snapping a photo.

Compact vs D/SLR is only one factor....
Forum: Off Topic 11-02-2010
Replies: 28
Views: 1,991
Posted By ederek
Small ceramic in the studio for chemicals and...

Small ceramic in the studio for chemicals and such.

Marble in the kitchen for spices.

Wooden one that is rarely used.

Those green stone units from Thailand sound quite nice.

Large pestle for...
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-01-2010
Replies: 1,850
Sticky: Camera Work
Views: 265,786
Posted By ederek
Sid Kaplan Photographer and printer. Prints for...

Sid Kaplan

Photographer and printer. Prints for ^^ Richard Sandler ^^ and also Robert Frank....
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-01-2010
Replies: 1,850
Sticky: Camera Work
Views: 265,786
Posted By ederek
Richard Sandler He was a documentary...

Richard Sandler

He was a documentary photographer for several decades in NYC, and is now focused primarily on motion film & video projects. Currently shooting some remaining Kodachrome film stock...
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-01-2010
Replies: 1,850
Sticky: Camera Work
Views: 265,786
Posted By ederek
There is an Avedon exhibit currently open at the...

There is an Avedon exhibit currently open at the MFA (Museum of Fine Arts) in Boston. Very well done with some excellent prints - recommended if youre in the area.
Forum: RFF Polls 11-01-2010
Replies: 183
Views: 19,933
Posted By ederek
Wow deirdre! I saw your boxes of inks previously...

Wow deirdre! I saw your boxes of inks previously and that was amazing. Curious, do inks have a long shelf life, and should they be gently agitated before filling a pen?

I only have a small...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 11-01-2010
Replies: 63
Views: 6,923
Posted By ederek
Keith - just saw this thread and I can certainly...

Keith - just saw this thread and I can certainly relate! Hope you've knocked these two jobs off now, but if not, just remember "there's nothin' to it, but to do it". A motto I struggle to live...
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 11-01-2010
Replies: 160
Views: 23,583
Posted By ederek
Viewed about 40 11x17 prints this weekend from a...

Viewed about 40 11x17 prints this weekend from a photographer from NYC. Superb print quality with amazing shadow and highlight detail.

Also, last week I had the chance to see the Richard Avedon...
Forum: Large Format Film RF 10-28-2010
Replies: 28
Views: 4,557
Posted By ederek
Sweet! Those greys look perfectly smooth. Have...

Sweet! Those greys look perfectly smooth. Have fun and keep posting here!
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 10-27-2010
Replies: 112
Views: 12,536
Posted By ederek
One word folks: poparellla It's real and...

One word folks: poparellla

It's real and available now. Hoping Santa delivers one this year. :angel:

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1067110857_r98Us-S.jpg
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 10-27-2010
Replies: 121
Views: 9,655
Posted By ederek
Being unaware of rangefinders 15 years ago when I...

Being unaware of rangefinders 15 years ago when I wanted something smaller than the SLR, and going to an Olympus Stylus film camera for its "compactness" when I could have shot an M. :bang:

Next...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 10-27-2010
Replies: 10
Views: 1,331
Posted By ederek
The battery brand and type is likely more...

The battery brand and type is likely more critical than the camera brand.

Eneloops are good and offer less discharge over time (so the camera that sits for 3 weeks and then gets grabbed still has a...
Forum: Travel 10-27-2010
Replies: 151
Views: 14,759
Posted By ederek
^^ Please, do we get to see any of the last 2...

^^ Please, do we get to see any of the last 2 rolls? :rolleyes:

The Blurb book is great - the choice of black cover/pages w/ white text was good.

Couple friendly comments on the book...

I really...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 10-27-2010
Replies: 38
Views: 4,304
Posted By ederek
Didn't end up shooting the 2 rolls (incl 1...

Didn't end up shooting the 2 rolls (incl 1 expired) last weekend. Hopefully soon.



Thanks. Starting to appreciating what "fog" means now.

I think the next time I will drop the EI to 1250 and...
Forum: Off Topic 10-26-2010
Replies: 7
Views: 673
Posted By ederek
Very nice machine there Jeicob! I seem to switch...

Very nice machine there Jeicob!

I seem to switch between coffee and Oolong tea on a seasonal basis. Still on the coffee, going through last bag or two of...
Forum: RFF Polls 10-26-2010
Replies: 183
Views: 19,933
Posted By ederek
Well, jetpens.com has the Pilot Iroshizuku (50...

Well, jetpens.com has the Pilot Iroshizuku (50 ml) for $28 including shipping. Giving the Tsuki-yo Night Sky (Greenish Deep Blue) a try...

There is a color pallette...
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 10-26-2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,100
Posted By ederek
taylan - how is your mat cutter working for you?...

taylan - how is your mat cutter working for you? Would you share the model and what capacity it can cut?

In addition to glass or plexiglass glazing...

Does anyone make their own frames?

Anyone...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-26-2010
Replies: 95
Views: 6,267
Posted By ederek
My...

My neice

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/549184883_BsZcN-L.jpg

A bit older, chatting on the phone..

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1064579529_Vitye-L.jpg

and with pop pops (grandpa)
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-25-2010
Replies: 57
Views: 6,228
Posted By ederek
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1064066053_8gkjy-...

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1064066053_8gkjy-L.jpg
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 10-25-2010
Replies: 41
Views: 3,922
Posted By ederek
^^ ahh, saw your post that the small Domke's...

^^ ahh, saw your post that the small Domke's would be too large. Fair enough.

The Crumpler 4-Million home is fairly similar in volume (bit taller but thinner profile). Here is the 4-Million with...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-25-2010
Replies: 41
Views: 4,356
Posted By ederek
Snap from yesterday.. Scary...

Snap from yesterday..

Scary Couple
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1063758006_9uAtE-L.jpg

..and a couple this morning of a carved granite pumpkin. The gentleman in the green overalls is the...
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-25-2010
Replies: 1,850
Sticky: Camera Work
Views: 265,786
Posted By ederek
I'm just starting down this road. Getting only a...

I'm just starting down this road. Getting only a 4x5 instead of 5x7 or 8x10 view camera took some of the excitement out of plans to contact print. Then I thought I'd create an 8x10 digital negative...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 10-25-2010
Replies: 41
Views: 3,922
Posted By ederek
These are the two bags I use the most, in the...

These are the two bags I use the most, in the same configuration (1 body or 2 body).

The 5XA is a bit short to include a water bottle, but this can also fit under the flap. If you will drink...
Forum: Off Topic 10-25-2010
Replies: 61
Views: 2,892
Posted By ederek
Popped out to see Elena the other morning and she...

Popped out to see Elena the other morning and she was in hysterics. I really needed autofocus in this situation, and thought it would be nice to have an X100! :p...
Forum: Off Topic 10-25-2010
Replies: 61
Views: 2,892
Posted By ederek
I read the available details (until there was...

I read the available details (until there was nothing new circulating).

Mentally set aside $1200 for *possibly* buying an X100.

Held off on buying another 35mm focal length for the M's (though if...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 10-24-2010
Replies: 7
Views: 1,160
Posted By ederek
I think the expression on the woman's face in the...

I think the expression on the woman's face in the 3rd pic is just perfect as is (though I'm sure she had a beautiful smile). The man in the left of the frame really adds to the photo, catching my eye...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 10-23-2010
Replies: 38
Views: 4,304
Posted By ederek
Mister E - those are fantastic! Love the look of...

Mister E - those are fantastic! Love the look of the Neopan 1600 in comparison.

The first with the candle is similar to much of what I was seeing.

Plan to zip through a fresh roll of Delta 3200...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 10-23-2010
Replies: 38
Views: 4,304
Posted By ederek
I was hoping the blacks would at least be black....

I was hoping the blacks would at least be black. Even white specks in the film in an area between frames are normal?

Here's another I like due to content, but technically, am not happy....
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 10-22-2010
Replies: 38
Views: 4,304
Posted By ederek
Appreciate the comments - learning a lot....

Appreciate the comments - learning a lot.

Here's the best I've got so far, could re-scan and optimize the black/white points for the scan (used whole range for this)....
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 10-22-2010
Replies: 38
Views: 4,304
Posted By ederek
Souped for 9 1/2 minutes in DDX and the negatives...

Souped for 9 1/2 minutes in DDX and the negatives were a bit thin but usable.

After scanning and looking close, was disappointed with all the light grain in the black areas. Worse than expected....
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-22-2010
Replies: 398
Views: 65,339
Posted By ederek
Paul - hope your Paypal account is growing! Not...

Paul - hope your Paypal account is growing! Not sure what would stimulate the B&W shooting, maybe trying some Film Noir styled images? A series focused on shadows, or silhouettes?

Here's another...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 10-21-2010
Replies: 26
Views: 2,388
Posted By ederek
There's also the interesting portraits being done...

There's also the interesting portraits being done by Frank Petronio, and some nice work by Venchka.
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 10-21-2010
Replies: 26
Views: 2,388
Posted By ederek
I'm just starting with large format using a 2x3...

I'm just starting with large format using a 2x3 Crown Graphic (w/ a back for roll film) and a 4x5. Will shoot B&W only.

I'm absolutely impressed by some of the M9 "digiroids" that Christopher...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 10-20-2010
Replies: 40
Views: 3,742
Posted By ederek
Same here. Also depends if I'm trying to get...

Same here.

Also depends if I'm trying to get low to the ground, then it's overarm with left side of camera closer to ground, head very close to the ground. Haven't tried the other way, resting...
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 10-20-2010
Replies: 71
Views: 16,836
Posted By ederek
Only thing not mentioned here about the Biogon is...

Only thing not mentioned here about the Biogon is that for bright lights at night, it will produce a "star" pattern. I think this is a Zeiss look that shows up in other lenses in their line, related...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 10-20-2010
Replies: 38
Views: 4,304
Posted By ederek
Mister E - that's exactly right. I was shooting...

Mister E - that's exactly right. I was shooting them at the same rated exposure, just with aperture one stop slower on M4 and ISO one faster.

But, in processing the M9 files, I felt they were...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 10-19-2010
Replies: 38
Views: 4,304
Posted By ederek
MartinP - thank you very much. Also found another...

MartinP - thank you very much. Also found another table that had some times for Xtol at 1:1 and 1:2, and a few others here:
http://unblinkingeye.com/Articles/Times/D3200/d3200.html

Seems to be a bit...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 10-19-2010
Replies: 38
Views: 4,304
Posted By ederek
Help! Delta 3200: Pull Processing

I need some advice on processing some Delta 3200.

I think: The Delta 3200 was exposed at 3200 but based on Digital M photos, should be pulled one stop.

:confused:
Questions are:
1) Which...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-19-2010
Replies: 326
Views: 36,241
Posted By ederek
Very nice compositions Kuvvy! Enjoying this...

Very nice compositions Kuvvy!

Enjoying this thread, great images.

Each time I see this staircase from East Berlin, I imagine what it looked like in its "glory days"


And the tight design here is...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 10-19-2010
Replies: 60
Views: 10,187
Posted By ederek
I like the M4 better than the M9 *except* for: *...

I like the M4 better than the M9 *except* for:

* built-in metering (which is making me lazy with exposure)

* ability to shoot more on a card (which leads to overshooting)

* ease of sharing images...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-18-2010
Replies: 398
Views: 65,339
Posted By ederek
dragonuv - thanks! This is my outlet from the B&W...

dragonuv - thanks! This is my outlet from the B&W restrictive diet I've placed myself on.. Diet blown all to heck - it's Crunchie time!! (to the Max! - like your shot)

One more of the platform lift...
Forum: RFF Polls 10-18-2010
Replies: 183
Views: 19,933
Posted By ederek
Please, just stop!! I've already bought 2 bottles...

Please, just stop!! I've already bought 2 bottles of ink due to this thread. If someone tells me my letters won't get read unless written in Iroshizuku ink, then I'm doomed. :o

Have some of those...
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 10-17-2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,340
Posted By ederek
Congrats on both the exhibit and graduation!...

Congrats on both the exhibit and graduation! Looks like a great opening.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-16-2010
Replies: 309
Views: 36,031
Posted By ederek
+2 on the cleaver - completely missed...

+2 on the cleaver - completely missed that!!!

Helen - I love the varied scale in your image. (ps - the feel of the lobby you posted in the architecture thread is amazing!!)
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-16-2010
Replies: 309
Views: 36,031
Posted By ederek
Harrejesus - that's hilarious!! Reminded me of...

Harrejesus - that's hilarious!! Reminded me of this one, which also fits given Halloween is around the corner. Anyone for a bit of candy on a...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-16-2010
Replies: 340
Views: 35,432
Posted By ederek
I really like that image johnny9fingers - looks...

I really like that image johnny9fingers - looks like you kept a good eye and your shutter finger!

Here's a train tunnel on the Boston T. Plan to shoot this again as a train is leaving the station....
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-16-2010
Replies: 131
Views: 12,767
Posted By ederek
Thanks Yolk! Graffiti pretty much cries for color...

Thanks Yolk! Graffiti pretty much cries for color and it's been my color release while focusing on B&W lately..

Didn't realize how long the graffiti cover-up has been going on in this same alley....
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-16-2010
Replies: 3,190
Views: 558,306
Posted By ederek
Typical morning at the bus...

Typical morning at the bus stop..

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1050287465_mQAoR-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-16-2010
Replies: 226
Views: 25,047
Posted By ederek
^^^ Great tones Ezzie!!! The look on the sheep...

^^^ Great tones Ezzie!!!



The look on the sheep is perfect, and the composition superb!

One from Whitefield, Maine

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1050288533_tireo-L.jpg
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 10-16-2010
Replies: 507
Views: 187,517
Posted By ederek
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1050376407_U7pNU-...

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1050376407_U7pNU-L.jpg




http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1050288672_dkmw5-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-16-2010
Replies: 420
Views: 62,344
Posted By ederek
Broadway T Station; Boston...

Broadway T Station; Boston MA
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1050376826_TkGN3-XL.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-16-2010
Replies: 309
Views: 36,031
Posted By ederek
^^^ nice colors photony...

^^^ nice colors photony texas!

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1050288247_mfKdo-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-16-2010
Replies: 826
Views: 140,371
Posted By ederek
Bixi Bikes; Montreal,...

Bixi Bikes; Montreal, Canada
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1050288056_DcFK7-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-16-2010
Replies: 326
Views: 36,241
Posted By ederek
Cambridge,...

Cambridge, MA
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1050377497_Jm6bb-XL.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-16-2010
Replies: 452
Views: 173,828
Posted By ederek
The train really adds to the image, very nice....

The train really adds to the image, very nice. btw - do you still play in a symphony somewhere?

Stanley Park; Westfield, MA
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1050289136_9ZrsU-L.jpg
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 10-16-2010
Replies: 40
Views: 3,944
Posted By ederek
How about Coupons?? ...

How about Coupons?? :cool:

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1050377338_hkcpc-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-16-2010
Replies: 374
Views: 53,644
Posted By ederek
MIT Campus; Cambridge,...

MIT Campus; Cambridge, MA
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1050377038_ny5NY-L.jpg

Same building in center of frame above.


http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1050377190_E3XQ8-XL.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-16-2010
Replies: 1,425
Views: 195,025
Posted By ederek
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1050286878_fLafU-...

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1050286878_fLafU-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-16-2010
Replies: 398
Views: 65,339
Posted By ederek
Paul - glad you started this thread, it has me...

Paul - glad you started this thread, it has me looking out for a little color..

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1050288945_ZHDXf-L.jpg
Forum: RFF Polls 10-15-2010
Replies: 183
Views: 19,933
Posted By ederek
Namiki Vanishing Point (Carbon Fiber Blue, Fine...

Namiki Vanishing Point (Carbon Fiber Blue, Fine Nib 60149) - used every day and my "carry" pen (high quality, good value). The Fine Nib is similar to the Extra Fine in the Pelikan.

Next two in use...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 10-15-2010
Replies: 34
Views: 2,834
Posted By ederek
Indeed, I am not ashamed. :p I was very focused...

Indeed, I am not ashamed. :p

I was very focused on shooting musical performances for a while including Coffee House type shows which often are in an intimate setting, with no amplification and some...
Forum: FSU Former Soviet Union RF 10-14-2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,121
Posted By ederek
Sweet - shot my first RF roll in a Kiev 4....

Sweet - shot my first RF roll in a Kiev 4. Looking forward to more!
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-14-2010
Replies: 49
Views: 3,278
Posted By ederek
Artist...

Artist Interview
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1046729212_VzGav-L.jpg

Couple w/ the SLR:

Setting the Setlist
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/505731728_Cefpj-L.jpg

Morning...
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-14-2010
Replies: 60
Views: 6,698
Posted By ederek
mabelsound - How are you enjoying in-camera jpegs...

mabelsound - How are you enjoying in-camera jpegs after a few months have passed?

I admit most of the time the in-camera jpeg is just fine. Noticed I was consistently adding a bit more contrast in...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-14-2010
Replies: 420
Views: 62,344
Posted By ederek
Colorful...

Colorful Entry
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1046729591_fqPKy-L.jpg

and a B&W with the M4 and TriX
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/984171020_fuco6-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-14-2010
Replies: 826
Views: 140,371
Posted By ederek
ottluk - those are great compositions! btw, your...

ottluk - those are great compositions! btw, your recent image in the Fog/Mist thread is fantastic. Welcome to RFf.

Ok, I know this is a W/NW thread, but without a couple words, this next one is just...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 10-14-2010
Replies: 16
Views: 2,560
Posted By ederek
She did like that Koala! I also found the studio...

She did like that Koala! I also found the studio shot intriguing.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-14-2010
Replies: 398
Views: 65,339
Posted By ederek
Indeed Paul, though the slide seemed much larger...

Indeed Paul, though the slide seemed much larger as a child than it did going back to the exposition more recently!

One from the street last...
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-14-2010
Replies: 1,850
Sticky: Camera Work
Views: 265,786
Posted By ederek
Hadn't read intro post well enough ("content...

Hadn't read intro post well enough ("content should reflect published/unpublished photos or photojournalistic collections (stories) we want to share") - so removed Kenro Izu reference in previous...
Forum: Photo Books / Mags / Articles / Blogs 10-14-2010
Replies: 2,407
Views: 350,716
Posted By ederek
Several months ago I attended a lecture by Kenro...

Several months ago I attended a lecture by Kenro Izu (large format photographer - http://www.kenroizu.com/)

Wow!! The effort he started and continues with "Friends Without a Border" (an...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 10-14-2010
Replies: 9
Views: 1,973
Posted By ederek
Pawel, your images are fantastic! While the Road...

Pawel, your images are fantastic! While the Road Not Taken is a great series, I also enjoyed some of the others as much (Time Passing Slowly, Music, Bouldering)



Also some nice work by your friend....
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 10-14-2010
Replies: 34
Views: 2,834
Posted By ederek
Well, there's the shutter sound, and then the...

Well, there's the shutter sound, and then the sound of rewinding or electronically re-cocking the shutter. And can they be separated, a la "discreet mode", or winding on the RD1?

It's going to be...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 10-14-2010
Replies: 46
Views: 3,924
Posted By ederek
kevbo - you are not alone! I followed a similar...

kevbo - you are not alone! I followed a similar path. Guilty of looking at vintage lenses last night! (ps - there's a nice 35mm Summaron in the classifieds!).



Alas, the GAS path for dSLR's! At...
Forum: RFF Polls 10-14-2010
Replies: 28
Views: 2,662
Posted By ederek
Trying to do it all...

Trying to do it all...
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-14-2010
Replies: 35
Views: 2,986
Posted By ederek
We could always post here based on the current...

We could always post here based on the current Topic of the Week, even allow older images not taken during the assignment period? A revolving topic w/nw thread..

Last week the challenge was 4-legged...
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-14-2010
Replies: 30
Views: 3,769
Posted By ederek
Guilty on all counts! Punishment?? Send me to a...

Guilty on all counts! Punishment?? Send me to a very, very Dark Room... :angel:
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-14-2010
Replies: 41
Views: 4,356
Posted By ederek
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1046728885_mwYzQ-...

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1046728885_mwYzQ-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-14-2010
Replies: 340
Views: 35,432
Posted By ederek
Nice robbeiflex, just saw your post! That station...

Nice robbeiflex, just saw your post! That station has such an old feel to it.

Rob - the all-black tires contrast well against the old whitewall style tires on the two vehicles.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 10-13-2010
Replies: 130
Views: 16,543
Posted By ederek
Whenever someone votes in a Poll Thread, it sets...

Whenever someone votes in a Poll Thread, it sets it as Unread due to fresh content (a poll entry versus a post). The Last Poster (versus poster OR voter) is displayed in New Posts. It's a bit...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-13-2010
Replies: 42
Views: 3,145
Posted By ederek
On the Tarmac at Logan Airport; Boston,...

On the Tarmac at Logan Airport; Boston, MA

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/986770926_wFKaw-L.jpg
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 10-13-2010
Replies: 21
Views: 2,470
Posted By ederek
Actually one of my favorite rolls. Thanks again...

Actually one of my favorite rolls. Thanks again Keith!!
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-13-2010
Replies: 131
Views: 12,767
Posted By ederek
yolk - nice! I especially like the second one....

yolk - nice! I especially like the second one. You can almost smell the paint looking at the images!

KDon's Eye
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1047152952_w6SQH-L-1.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-13-2010
Replies: 41
Views: 4,356
Posted By ederek
Pumpkin...

Pumpkin Portrait
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1046183621_JaUy3-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-13-2010
Replies: 398
Views: 65,339
Posted By ederek
@strangeluv - wonderful composition and mood...

@strangeluv - wonderful composition and mood there!

Big E Slide
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1046183693_sfBsw-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-12-2010
Replies: 222
Views: 25,749
Posted By ederek
Nice! I always like repeating mirror shots, well...

Nice! I always like repeating mirror shots, well done.



altcruiser - it's amazing how much we push our faces around with the camera body, eh?
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-12-2010
Replies: 222
Views: 25,749
Posted By ederek
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1044618980_zRY2C-...

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1044618980_zRY2C-L.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-12-2010
Replies: 398
Views: 65,339
Posted By ederek
http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1044618710_jZ83d-...

http://ederek.smugmug.com/photos/1044618710_jZ83d-L.jpg
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 10-08-2010
Replies: 1,696
Views: 175,209
Posted By ederek
So... the rest of your statements were based...

So... the rest of your statements were based on... extensive experience? :confused:

Nice to see you haven't lost your provocative edge! ;)

Ok, back to trying to be a "photographer"... :rolleyes:
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