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Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-31-2019
Replies: 17
Views: 724
Posted By E.M
I shoot color neg with a M6TTL and put the meter...

I shoot color neg with a M6TTL and put the meter at 100 iso for 200 iso film , then I expose dot or dot + the right arrow glowing , so half a stop over. Never liked sunny 16 , even prefer an incident...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-24-2019
Replies: 44
Views: 1,474
Posted By E.M
also : the meter is a bit more sensitive in low...

also : the meter is a bit more sensitive in low light.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-24-2019
Replies: 44
Views: 1,474
Posted By E.M
I like them both , but I went for the TTL ,...

I like them both , but I went for the TTL , partly because when I bought it in 2000 , I couldn't find a new classic easily .I prefer the metering layout of the TTL and the fact that it turns the same...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 04-20-2019
Replies: 96
Views: 4,454
Posted By E.M
I use a M6ttl with 35 lux asph . I also have a 50...

I use a M6ttl with 35 lux asph . I also have a 50 cron but don't use it , think I should give it a try again .
Forum: FSU Former Soviet Union RF 03-12-2019
Replies: 10
Views: 523
Posted By E.M
who needs infinity ?

who needs infinity ?
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 03-07-2019
Replies: 49
Views: 1,268
Posted By E.M
I like fast lenses and 35 is my favourite focal...

I like fast lenses and 35 is my favourite focal length , but like Erik says only 35 is boring . I once stayed for 4 months in Taiwan and only used a 35 and the photos looked all the same , sort of ....
Forum: Fuji X Series 03-07-2019
Replies: 32
Views: 1,076
Posted By E.M
If it were me , I 'd take a film Leica M as a...

If it were me , I 'd take a film Leica M as a back-up , same mount and both full frame .
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 03-05-2019
Replies: 93
Views: 2,528
Posted By E.M
the man with the tattoo is a really fantastic...

the man with the tattoo is a really fantastic shot , great !!
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 03-05-2019
Replies: 93
Views: 2,528
Posted By E.M
hello Jeffo , is the portrait the same lens as...

hello Jeffo , is the portrait the same lens as the bouquet ? What brand ? Cheers !
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 03-05-2019
Replies: 93
Views: 2,528
Posted By E.M
very nice bouquet with very nice bokeh !

very nice bouquet with very nice bokeh !
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 02-20-2019
Replies: 47
Views: 2,047
Posted By E.M
I started with a Nikon F2 in '73 and from then...

I started with a Nikon F2 in '73 and from then always had F-series , still have them except my F . Now I use Leicas M6TTL and Nikon D3 . The focussing ring turns in a diferrent way , but I use the...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 02-20-2019
Replies: 48
Views: 1,317
Posted By E.M
Thanks a lot for posting this , I really enjoyed...

Thanks a lot for posting this , I really enjoyed reading this and the link to that story about the camera restorer Mr. Ben Vang , story by Jessie Davies . C i a o !!
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 02-19-2019
Replies: 61
Views: 2,320
Posted By E.M
I am mainly a color shooter , so Kodachrome would...

I am mainly a color shooter , so Kodachrome would make very happy !
Forum: RFF Polls 02-08-2019
Replies: 205
Views: 16,253
Posted By E.M
I have 4 Nikons and 3 Leicas . I have used all...

I have 4 Nikons and 3 Leicas . I have used all but one in the past , mostly an F2 and F5 . Now I use an M6TTL and sometimes a D3 . The camera I don't use is an M6TTL millennium , just go through the...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 02-02-2019
Replies: 32
Views: 2,027
Posted By E.M
I didn't read the text , only looked at the...

I didn't read the text , only looked at the photos and don't like the image quality . I would rather save up for a summilux , plenty fast enough for me ...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 01-18-2019
Replies: 7
Views: 461
Posted By E.M
nikon F5 is the camera I used the most , bought...

nikon F5 is the camera I used the most , bought it new in '96 . I'd prefer to have a actionfinder for it ...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 01-07-2019
Replies: 43
Views: 1,564
Posted By E.M
Maybe , I don't remember well , I pressed the...

Maybe , I don't remember well , I pressed the shutterbutton at the end of the film while the transportation of the film wasn't , couldn't be completed and therefore jammed ...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 01-07-2019
Replies: 43
Views: 1,564
Posted By E.M
I had the same problem with my F2 years ago and...

I had the same problem with my F2 years ago and took it to a camera shop . the dealer said it was due to having gone to the very end of the filmroll and thereby having half winded the shutter . I...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 01-07-2019
Replies: 31
Views: 1,102
Posted By E.M
I use a Gitzo G-340 with Arca Swiss ballhead with...

I use a Gitzo G-340 with Arca Swiss ballhead with quick release plates . You can control the friction of the ballhead which is ideal . I bought it new in 1997 , but I think you won't find it easily...
Forum: Photography General Interest 01-04-2019
Replies: 72
Views: 4,624
Posted By E.M
My perfect camera is already there , a Nikon F6 ,...

My perfect camera is already there , a Nikon F6 , maybe a few more focussing points would be nice , but not really . I have a F5 which is my most used camera ever , but it's a bit on the big size ....
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 12-27-2018
Replies: 47
Views: 16,775
Posted By E.M
I love exposure meters , had a Lunasix ( stolen )...

I love exposure meters , had a Lunasix ( stolen ) in, the seventies . Then I still have a Sekonic L-398 and a Minolta IV F , which doesn't work properly anymore , hope it can be repaired , so nice in...
Forum: 120 / 220 film RF's 12-27-2018
Replies: 4
Views: 314
Posted By E.M
Hey Laurens , nice to see someone studying...

Hey Laurens , nice to see someone studying photography because these days in Belgium you don't need a diploma anymore . I graduated in '75 in Antwerp . I tried a Mamiya 7II at photokina years ago ,...
Forum: Cameras in the Movies / TV / Media 12-21-2018
Replies: 141
Views: 35,816
Posted By E.M
"Heat" from 1995 with DeNiro and Pacino, Nikon F4...

"Heat" from 1995 with DeNiro and Pacino, Nikon F4 only a few seconds when they shoot a few frames of Pacino and cops from a building ...
Forum: Cameras in the Movies / TV / Media 12-21-2018
Replies: 141
Views: 35,816
Posted By E.M
"Z" , movie of 1969 from Costa Gavras shows black...

"Z" , movie of 1969 from Costa Gavras shows black motorized plain prism Nikon F .

" La meglio gioventu " of 2003 shows Maya Samsa with a Nikon FM and a Leica M4p .
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 12-21-2018
Replies: 45
Views: 1,343
Posted By E.M
I don't remember the price for fixing my F2 (...

I don't remember the price for fixing my F2 ( which I bought new in 1972 ) , it was in the early eighties and I guess I brought it to the importer of Nikon ( Belgium ). Never had the problem again...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 12-14-2018
Replies: 45
Views: 1,343
Posted By E.M
i had the same problem as view range with an F2 ,...

i had the same problem as view range with an F2 , the mirror was out of allignment , minor repair , but I brought it to dealer.
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 10-09-2018
Replies: 23
Views: 2,059
Posted By E.M
241 different M .... haha great joke !!

241 different M .... haha great joke !!
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-09-2018
Replies: 100
Views: 2,686
Posted By E.M
film : I'd love to have a Nikon F6 because of the...

film : I'd love to have a Nikon F6 because of the smaller size and the text that you can put between the frames .

digital : Leica M10-P and/or Nikon D850

I already have too many cameras and the...
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-02-2018
Replies: 55
Views: 1,797
Posted By E.M
I like Tony & Chelsea Northrup .

I like Tony & Chelsea Northrup .
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-05-2018
Replies: 31
Views: 2,117
Posted By E.M
John Mc , it's a lucky nr.7 Leica that you have ,...

John Mc , it's a lucky nr.7 Leica that you have , haven't seen one before !
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 07-16-2018
Replies: 138
Views: 12,264
Posted By E.M
RoccCity , that photo of the little boy is f a n...

RoccCity , that photo of the little boy is f a n t a s t i c . I have a 2000 cron 50 but I never use it since I bought a lux 35 asph , but I 'll soon give it a try again . Many nice shots in this...
Forum: Photography General Interest 03-17-2018
Replies: 114
Views: 3,587
Posted By E.M
Leica M6TTL with lux 35asph and Nikon F2S with...

Leica M6TTL with lux 35asph and Nikon F2S with Nikkor 85 f1.4ais
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 03-21-2017
Replies: 77
Views: 5,956
Posted By E.M
I got a new Nikon F2 in 1973 , with a new Nikkor...

I got a new Nikon F2 in 1973 , with a new Nikkor 50 f1:1.4 , was that an S-type at that time ? It was a very good lens and I liked it even wide open , maybe I had a good copy ?! Can you test it...
Forum: Photography General Interest 03-21-2017
Replies: 129
Views: 5,495
Posted By E.M
there are many others , but the first I can think...

there are many others , but the first I can think of : René Burri , Mario Testino , David Allen Harvey ...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 01-18-2017
Replies: 3
Views: 1,211
Posted By E.M
I much like the first photo , good luck to you...

I much like the first photo , good luck to you lefou and hopefully show us more photos in the future !
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 01-04-2017
Replies: 385
Views: 64,956
Posted By E.M
I really want one , but too expensive , or better...

I really want one , but too expensive , or better : I cannot afford it right now . A M-262 would be nice ...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-04-2017
Replies: 123
Views: 8,188
Posted By E.M
Always a M6TTL ready with lux 35 asph , loaded...

Always a M6TTL ready with lux 35 asph , loaded with Fujicolor 200 rated @ 100 iso , sometimes naked ( the camera that is ) ( on foot or bicycle ) , sometimes in a Zing bag when I'm on a motorbike or...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 12-23-2016
Replies: 205
Views: 27,344
Posted By E.M
I bought everything new , 3 M6 ttl ( chrome ,...

I bought everything new , 3 M6 ttl ( chrome , black chrome , millennium ) ; also a 50 cron and 35 lux asph . Still want a 28 cron and then I'm done .
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 12-13-2016
Replies: 20
Views: 3,289
Posted By E.M
Hi Raul , a Domke F2 is not very large and sits...

Hi Raul , a Domke F2 is not very large and sits nice against your body and doesn't have much padding but sufficient . I'm using these since 1993 , now my second one . But for only 2 Ms I'd prefer a...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 12-13-2016
Replies: 20
Views: 3,289
Posted By E.M
I'm thinking about a Domke F10 , is this a good...

I'm thinking about a Domke F10 , is this a good choice for 2 M6ttl ? I have a F2 that I really like .
Forum: RFF Polls 10-16-2016
Replies: 140
Views: 12,357
Posted By E.M
only one , a Nikon D3 since it came out .

only one , a Nikon D3 since it came out .
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 09-22-2016
Replies: 48
Views: 3,975
Posted By E.M
I got an F2 from my parents when I started...

I got an F2 from my parents when I started photography class . After 2 years I borrowed some money to buy an F , because they went out of production and I wanted one , a lot . It was a black apollo ....
Forum: Photography General Interest 08-19-2016
Replies: 353
Views: 23,322
Posted By E.M
From what I have used : Nikon F2 Nikon F Leica...

From what I have used :

Nikon F2
Nikon F
Leica M6ttl
Nikon F5
Nikon F4s

What I would like to have :
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-27-2016
Replies: 361
Views: 115,910
Posted By E.M
@ 35photo : what a lovely shot , WOW

@ 35photo : what a lovely shot , WOW
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-15-2016
Replies: 21
Views: 2,544
Posted By E.M
interesting topic , I am very curious about your...

interesting topic , I am very curious about your findings of the MP finder vs M-A finder . Can I have an M-A finder upgrade for my M6ttl , which has to be done anyways because of the flaring ?
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 05-13-2016
Replies: 36
Views: 2,446
Posted By E.M
I bought an Apollo F in 1975 , it was one of the...

I bought an Apollo F in 1975 , it was one of the two last ones that I bought directly from the importer , I already had an F2 but I wanted an F because they went out of production . It was stolen...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 05-12-2016
Replies: 8
Views: 1,425
Posted By E.M
I have the F2S chrome . I got an new F2 in '73...

I have the F2S chrome . I got an new F2 in '73 from my parents when I started studying photography , months later I bought the DP-2 finder new and got some cash back for the DE-1 finder ( still...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 05-06-2016
Replies: 84
Views: 6,279
Posted By E.M
for me it's always 35 on a M , and if a second...

for me it's always 35 on a M , and if a second lens : 85 on a small slr , both 1.4
Forum: back alley's In The Bag 03-21-2016
Replies: 33
Views: 2,485
Posted By E.M
for a job : D3 with 28-70 afs for pleasure : M6...

for a job : D3 with 28-70 afs
for pleasure : M6 with 35 lux
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 03-14-2016
Replies: 103
Views: 6,937
Posted By E.M
My choice would be a Nikon fm2n or a Nikon F , F2...

My choice would be a Nikon fm2n or a Nikon F , F2 . You can use the lenses on a digital Nikon , if you want to later on . Nikkor 50 1.4 ais or/and 35 1.4 or 35 2 ais
Forum: Sony E Lenses / Adapted Lenses / Adapters / Images 02-14-2016
Replies: 8
Views: 2,525
Posted By E.M
1,2,3,5 and the last one are my favoriites , but...

1,2,3,5 and the last one are my favoriites , but I like them all . How are the people there , I 'm hoping to go there myself sometime , and also Bulgaria . Thanks for posting them!
Forum: Nikon RF 01-24-2016
Replies: 49
Views: 3,677
Posted By E.M
it will never be as valuable to someone as it...

it will never be as valuable to someone as it will be to you , someday ...
Forum: Photography General Interest 01-23-2016
Replies: 54
Views: 2,707
Posted By E.M
I agree with the OP 100% . It makes me think of...

I agree with the OP 100% . It makes me think of the latest Triumph Bonnevilles , they have injection since 2008 , but they still make it look like having carburators , just to keep it having the...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 01-23-2016
Replies: 9
Views: 1,228
Posted By E.M
love the first one , excellent photo !

love the first one , excellent photo !
Forum: Photography General Interest 01-23-2016
Replies: 103
Views: 6,825
Posted By E.M
Leica M6 millennium when it came out , should...

Leica M6 millennium when it came out , should have bought a 28-cron for that money
Forum: Photography General Interest 01-23-2016
Replies: 96
Views: 5,565
Posted By E.M
'69 Nikon Ftn - exc. condition '73 Ducati 750S

'69 Nikon Ftn - exc. condition
'73 Ducati 750S
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 01-17-2016
Replies: 10
Views: 1,757
Posted By E.M
great picture and nice atmosphere , nice !

great picture and nice atmosphere , nice !
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 12-12-2015
Replies: 7,409
Views: 3,777,189
Posted By E.M
That F2 looks very nice, I bought one of those...

That F2 looks very nice, I bought one of those new in '73 and the meter is very sensitive , actually it was the first finder with LEDs I think . I had the DE-1 finder at first but changed it for the...
Forum: Leica SL 12-06-2015
Replies: 31
Views: 5,867
Posted By E.M
thanks for giving us your experience with the SL...

thanks for giving us your experience with the SL . The body seems to be ok , but as Akiva says the lens is huge . But with a few M lenses it would be nice I guess , and faster to operate than a M-262...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 11-22-2015
Replies: 97
Views: 8,908
Posted By E.M
I make better photos of ballet with my Nikon F5...

I make better photos of ballet with my Nikon F5 than with my F2 , so it matters ( a lot sometimes ) ...
Forum: back alley's In The Bag 11-14-2015
Replies: 6
Views: 1,556
Posted By E.M
just visited the Filson website , seems to be...

just visited the Filson website , seems to be nice bags , but prices are over the top and the website isn't very informative ...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 11-13-2015
Replies: 37
Views: 4,912
Posted By E.M
I have a Nikon F2 with MD2MB1 motordrive , wich I...

I have a Nikon F2 with MD2MB1 motordrive , wich I use for the shorter and softer travel of the shutter button . I always take out the batteries when not in use , had them leaking twice . Anyway , I...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 11-10-2015
Replies: 39
Views: 3,394
Posted By E.M
I 'll wait until it's tested by dpreview

I 'll wait until it's tested by dpreview
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 11-01-2015
Replies: 124
Views: 8,188
Posted By E.M
I think it was Elliott Erwitt who said this in an...

I think it was Elliott Erwitt who said this in an interview : ' usually I don't crop , but it is not a religion ' . Perfect sense to me .
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 10-24-2015
Replies: 25
Views: 1,994
Posted By E.M
I have a Nikon F2 , F4s and F5 , all bought new ....

I have a Nikon F2 , F4s and F5 , all bought new . The F5 has a much better AF than the F4 , it consumes many batteries , so a bit expensive in use . I would opt for a F6 , F100 or Canon eos 1v ,...
Forum: back alley's In The Bag 10-07-2015
Replies: 15
Views: 1,925
Posted By E.M
I use Domke since 20+ years and much prefer the...

I use Domke since 20+ years and much prefer the non wax for reasons mentioned above and prefer the look of the regular one , I 'm just using my second F2 , so good !
Forum: Photography General Interest 09-21-2015
Replies: 12
Views: 1,629
Posted By E.M
thank you very much , I really enjoy looking at...

thank you very much , I really enjoy looking at pictures like this 8
Forum: back alley's In The Bag 07-31-2015
Replies: 53
Views: 6,782
Posted By E.M
I only have one bag , a Domke F2 in black since...

I only have one bag , a Domke F2 in black since my sand F2 worn out , which I had from the early nineties and traveled a lot with in SE Asia . Maybe in a warm climate the sand is better for the heat...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 07-20-2015
Replies: 14
Views: 1,710
Posted By E.M
Forgot to say : only in very cold temperatures...

Forgot to say : only in very cold temperatures the Minolta didn't work properly , guess the Sekonic was better for that .
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 07-20-2015
Replies: 14
Views: 1,710
Posted By E.M
I have a Minolta Auto Meter IV which I bought new...

I have a Minolta Auto Meter IV which I bought new in the nineties , and I like it a lot , it's still precise and fast and doesn't consume much and uses only one AA battery . Also have a Sekonic...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 06-07-2015
Replies: 18
Views: 2,763
Posted By E.M
Isn't the Domke F6 an F2 without the...

Isn't the Domke F6 an F2 without the side-compartments ? I have an F2 and like it a lot , always hated bags until I got this one , so easy to carry around . ..
Forum: RFF Polls 03-11-2015
Replies: 395
Views: 74,106
Posted By E.M
I have 3 M6 TTL , all 3 different in finish ,...

I have 3 M6 TTL , all 3 different in finish , chrome was my first and still my user with color neg .
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 03-07-2015
Replies: 3
Views: 837
Posted By E.M
Condolences from me too , to your family and you...

Condolences from me too , to your family and you . I like those photos , don't know why . Wish you well !
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 02-17-2015
Replies: 84
Views: 15,089
Posted By E.M
I've always wanted one , it's the nicest of F3 's...

I've always wanted one , it's the nicest of F3 's and I couldn't afford one when new . Later in 2000 I bought a new ( ? ) one in Hong Kong , but traded it back in after 1 hour for a M6ttl ( my first...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 02-15-2015
Replies: 17
Views: 2,511
Posted By E.M
I 'm not very fond of the first one , but the...

I 'm not very fond of the first one , but the others are really great , thanks for showing them , I keep looking at them .
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 02-04-2015
Replies: 46
Views: 5,327
Posted By E.M
Nikon F2 was released in 1970 or 71 , not sure ,...

Nikon F2 was released in 1970 or 71 , not sure , mine is from 1971 , bought it new then .
cheers .
Forum: back alley's In The Bag 12-31-2014
Replies: 62
Views: 5,405
Posted By E.M
Doesn't matter that much . I'm using my 2nd bag...

Doesn't matter that much . I'm using my 2nd bag now , a black Domke F2 , the only bag I ever liked . I bought the same in tan 20 + years ago and it 's really worn out , travelled a lot with it . If I...
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 12-27-2014
Replies: 30
Views: 2,294
Posted By E.M
nice photo , congratulations !

nice photo , congratulations !
Forum: back alley's In The Bag 12-23-2014
Replies: 21
Views: 1,772
Posted By E.M
it's a) ... and depending on the scene I often...

it's a) ... and depending on the scene I often wonder what happened before and/or after .
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 10-30-2014
Replies: 134
Views: 16,099
Posted By E.M
I have an F2 , F4 and F5 , all bought new . I...

I have an F2 , F4 and F5 , all bought new . I also hesitated between F3 and F4 , but bought the F4 because of the spotmeter and higher shutterspeeds . It's an excellent camera to use with manuel...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 07-17-2014
Replies: 79
Views: 9,285
Posted By E.M
If you stay with Nikon , consider a F 100 ( with...

If you stay with Nikon , consider a F 100 ( with 2 AF lenses if your eyes are getting worse ) . For Leica , a M2 if you don't need a meter . Good luck !
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 07-11-2014
Replies: 34
Views: 3,263
Posted By E.M
I read sometime ago on this forum that someone...

I read sometime ago on this forum that someone had a Canon eos 1 v screen installed in a Nikon D3 and that it worked very well with manual lenses .
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 04-28-2014
Replies: 111
Views: 13,423
Posted By E.M
I voted film , my digital is for color , but do...

I voted film , my digital is for color , but do also color with film .
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 04-28-2014
Replies: 3
Views: 590
Posted By E.M
I like em very much , especially 2 and 3 , 3 the...

I like em very much , especially 2 and 3 , 3 the most .
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 04-14-2014
Replies: 4
Views: 1,053
Posted By E.M
Thank you Scrambler . I 'm pretty sure the person...

Thank you Scrambler . I 'm pretty sure the person I emailed with is the model , because we emailed a few times , and she is asking for the photos to use on her website . I promised her a dvd with...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 04-14-2014
Replies: 4
Views: 1,053
Posted By E.M
Thanks for the reply . I work for this client for...

Thanks for the reply . I work for this client for more than 10 years , the shoot with the model is just a small part of the show , and I have no knowledge of her before the event , which I am hired...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 04-13-2014
Replies: 4
Views: 1,053
Posted By E.M
model release

Hi all , I have a question about model release . I am a part time photographer , mainly doing classic car shows . Sometimes there is a model hired by the organizer and I have to make photos of her...
Forum: back alley's In The Bag 02-16-2014
Replies: 25
Views: 3,708
Posted By E.M
I use a black canvas Domke F2 for a D3 and 3...

I use a black canvas Domke F2 for a D3 and 3 lenses , feels good while walking and is low profile . You can even turn it into a bagpack with an optional strapsystem .
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 01-17-2014
Replies: 11
Views: 2,999
Posted By E.M
I had only a Domke bag before , a sand F2 , worn...

I had only a Domke bag before , a sand F2 , worn out in almost 20 years , and replaced it a few months ago with a black F2 . Now I am looking for a smaller bag to carry 2 M6 with lens and I saw a...
Forum: Photography General Interest 01-06-2014
Replies: 12
Views: 1,196
Posted By E.M
Thanks a lot for that info Phil , I have a D3 and...

Thanks a lot for that info Phil , I have a D3 and a 85 1,4 ais and I 'm always struggling to nail the focus . Much appreciated .
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 12-31-2013
Replies: 76
Views: 8,755
Posted By E.M
it's the lack of a mirror , and the size and...

it's the lack of a mirror , and the size and quality of the lenses that do it for me , but I also like slr 's , digital and analog .
Forum: Sony Alpha Mirrorless - All Models 12-22-2013
Replies: 48
Views: 6,253
Posted By E.M
D800 with 24-70 afs would do it for me .

D800 with 24-70 afs would do it for me .
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 12-14-2013
Replies: 70
Views: 6,878
Posted By E.M
keep them all , if that makes you happy .

keep them all , if that makes you happy .
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 12-14-2013
Replies: 58
Views: 8,946
Posted By E.M
I 've used a 35 2.0 ais on an F2s for 7 years as...

I 've used a 35 2.0 ais on an F2s for 7 years as my sole lens , really liked it . I 'd only buy a 1.4 for the brighter view and quicker focussing because of that .
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-05-2013
Replies: 10
Views: 1,693
Posted By E.M
I can not open your website ,but the one photo...

I can not open your website ,but the one photo you're showing in this thread is gorgeous !
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 12-02-2013
Replies: 33
Views: 3,124
Posted By E.M
I heard somewhere Garrett is usually right . By...

I heard somewhere Garrett is usually right . By the way , I enjoyed viewing your photos .
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 10-01-2013
Replies: 132
Views: 23,589
Posted By E.M
I only have a 35 and 50 , use the 35 mostly ....

I only have a 35 and 50 , use the 35 mostly . Want a 28 very much , and maybe a 90 later .
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 06-30-2013
Replies: 20
Views: 3,618
Posted By E.M
Hey , I also love fashion photography and look a...

Hey , I also love fashion photography and look a lot into magazines , especially Vogue and Elle and such . I think the best you can do is to start working as an assistant to a very good fashion...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 06-02-2013
Replies: 38
Views: 2,375
Posted By E.M
I bought mine in 1973 with the DE-1 finder (...

I bought mine in 1973 with the DE-1 finder ( chrome ) . 2 years later I changed my DE-1 for a metered finder and turned it in a F2S , as I was tired of lugging around a Lunasix 3 . I always regretted...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-25-2013
Replies: 10
Views: 4,146
Posted By E.M
I don't like brassing , have 3 M6 ( BP , B chrome...

I don't like brassing , have 3 M6 ( BP , B chrome , chrome ) and always use the chrome , also maybe because it was my first rangefinder .
Forum: Nikon RF 03-29-2013
Replies: 37
Views: 2,748
Posted By E.M
I have the same problem with a Nikkor 105 micro...

I have the same problem with a Nikkor 105 micro ais , I really have to use force to focus it , but it's been unused for a long time . I bought it new in 1988 , lovely lens and it will get serviced...
Forum: Photography General Interest 03-26-2013
Replies: 3
Views: 571
Posted By E.M
photo sharing site

Hello all , I am a professionnal photographer and I am looking for a means to share my photos to potential clients . I 've been asked to email some images to a client , so that he can make a...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 02-22-2013
Replies: 34
Views: 2,045
Posted By E.M
I have F2 , F4s and F5 . Prefer the F5 , has...

I have F2 , F4s and F5 . Prefer the F5 , has snappier shutter release . At single frame rate : if you press the shutter and immediately press it again after exposure , the F4 won't fire , and the F5...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 12-18-2012
Replies: 60
Views: 4,437
Posted By E.M
I never throw away a negative , not even a bad...

I never throw away a negative , not even a bad one , sometimes it's interesting to see how you build up to come to a fine shot . I mostly take 3 or more shots of the same scene ... and have only one...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 12-10-2012
Replies: 150
Views: 11,264
Posted By E.M
Nikon F2 - F - F - F4 - F5 - Leica M6ttl...

Nikon F2 - F - F - F4 - F5 - Leica M6ttl Millennium - M6ttl chrome - M6ttl black - Nikon D3
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 12-10-2012
Replies: 314
Views: 52,066
Posted By E.M
I sold my 1974 Ducati 750 s , which was...

I sold my 1974 Ducati 750 s , which was completely original and in top condition , that was in 1986 . It 's the most beautiful bike imo .
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 11-18-2012
Replies: 99
Views: 20,078
Posted By E.M
only Domke for me , especially the F2

only Domke for me , especially the F2
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-17-2012
Replies: 112
Views: 11,571
Posted By E.M
Gorgeous picture indeed , Roland .

Gorgeous picture indeed , Roland .
Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 11-10-2012
Replies: 20
Views: 3,868
Posted By E.M
what wonderful photos , especially nr 2 and nr 1 .

what wonderful photos , especially nr 2 and nr 1 .
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 10-28-2012
Replies: 7
Views: 879
Posted By E.M
I like everything I have , a Nikon D3 , some slrs...

I like everything I have , a Nikon D3 , some slrs and some M6s . Love them all , love the variety . Think I would like a 4x5 Linhof , a Hasselblad V ... Changing from one to another makes me happy .
Forum: Travel 10-27-2012
Replies: 8
Views: 4,252
Posted By E.M
Good place in Bangkok for filmdevelopment is IQ...

Good place in Bangkok for filmdevelopment is IQ LAB : Silom Tel. 238-4001 , Ekamai Tel 714-0644 . http://www.iqlab.co.th

I'm not sure if it's still there , I used it ( Silom ) in 2000 and was happy...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 10-27-2012
Replies: 7
Views: 1,242
Posted By E.M
thanks for posting this Rogier , I very much...

thanks for posting this Rogier , I very much enjoyed it !
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 10-14-2012
Replies: 22
Views: 3,745
Posted By E.M
I had the 3.5 ai from new in the eighties and...

I had the 3.5 ai from new in the eighties and stupidly sold it . Now have a 2.8 afd and don't like it at all , thinking of selling it , because of too much distortion . Waiting for a Schneider...
Forum: Photography General Interest 09-12-2012
Replies: 50
Views: 7,492
Posted By E.M
Giorgetto Giugiaro ( Italdesign ) is a car...

Giorgetto Giugiaro ( Italdesign ) is a car designer from Torino and shaped quite a few Nikon cameras , such as the Nikon F3 , F4 , F5 , F6 and D3 , D4 , D800 .
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 09-11-2012
Replies: 37
Views: 1,066,746
Posted By E.M
I bought a M6 millennium as my first M , thought...

I bought a M6 millennium as my first M , thought that if I didn't like it I could easily sell it again for a good price , because it is a special edition . Later I exchanged a Nikon F3P for a regular...
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 09-09-2012
Replies: 39
Views: 1,073,703
Posted By E.M
a FF digital Nikon SP would be nice , in the...

a FF digital Nikon SP would be nice , in the meantime I'm using a film M and a FF dslr .
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 08-09-2012
Replies: 14
Views: 3,015
Posted By E.M
I'm not sure , but I think to remember there was...

I'm not sure , but I think to remember there was a Yashica TLR wihichyou could use with 120 and also with 35 mm film .
Forum: Photography General Interest 07-16-2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,430
Posted By E.M
wow , thank you starless , some great photos in...

wow , thank you starless , some great photos in there !
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 05-30-2012
Replies: 93
Views: 15,041
Posted By E.M
I had mine new in 1973 and still have it . I...

I had mine new in 1973 and still have it . I bought it with the small finder ( DE-1 ) , but after a year traded the finder for a metered one . I do regret that a lot . I particularly like the F2 with...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 05-13-2012
Replies: 57
Views: 4,322
Posted By E.M
I used a Nikon F2 in the 70-ies and 80-ies and...

I used a Nikon F2 in the 70-ies and 80-ies and since I started using it with a MD2MB1 motordrive I could handhold it much better due to the heavier body and electronic shutterrelease . It was very...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 04-23-2012
Replies: 146
Views: 24,022
Posted By E.M
I always disliked bags , now I 've got only one ,...

I always disliked bags , now I 've got only one , a Domke F2 since 1993 . It 's so easy to carry around , fully loaded and even more half empty . So , I just need one bag or no bag at all when I...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 03-19-2012
Replies: 99
Views: 5,862
Posted By E.M
No , not ... I have 7 cameras , bought new over a...

No , not ...
I have 7 cameras , bought new over a period of 40 years . Never sold one . 3 Nikon slr , 1 Nikon dslr , 3 Leica M .
Forum: Photography General Interest 03-10-2012
Replies: 61
Views: 5,984
Posted By E.M
I have 4 Nikons ( bought them new when they came...

I have 4 Nikons ( bought them new when they came out : F2-F4-F5-D3 ) and 3 M6 ttls . With a Nikon , 1 body is enough , because the quality of the zoomlenses is so good I don't need 2 identical bodies...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 03-04-2012
Replies: 9
Views: 1,546
Posted By E.M
Thanks for the link , seems to be very good ,...

Thanks for the link , seems to be very good , just watched a little part , too late now , the rest is for tmorrow . Thanks again !
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 02-04-2012
Replies: 4
Views: 901
Posted By E.M
lovely dog , I like the image and IF I were...

lovely dog , I like the image and IF I were cropping it , I would take off some of the right side , and make it a vertical picture , as in portret mode .

http://www.etiennemichiels.com
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 12-08-2011
Replies: 29
Views: 4,508
Posted By E.M
I used an F2 for a long time as my single camera...

I used an F2 for a long time as my single camera . Then added a MB1MD2 motordrive and could take pictures at very low speed due to weight and electronic shutter release I suppose...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 12-01-2011
Replies: 175
Poll: 35 or 50?
Views: 33,250
Posted By E.M
35 for sure . http://www.etiennemichiels.com

35 for sure .

http://www.etiennemichiels.com
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 11-19-2011
Replies: 58
Views: 5,571
Posted By E.M
easy for me : M6 and 35 . when I carry a bag :...

easy for me : M6 and 35 .
when I carry a bag : domke F2 with D3 and 28-70 afs and the above .

http://www.etiennemichiels.com
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-04-2011
Replies: 0
Views: 504
Posted By E.M
car photo agencies

Hello all ! I am a classic car photographer and I am looking for an agency to sell some of my photos . Any of you do this via an agency and which in your opinion is a good one to start ? Thanks a lot...
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-31-2011
Replies: 10
Views: 1,088
Posted By E.M
I used to read it a lot when it was still a...

I used to read it a lot when it was still a weekly , really liked it a lot . Also thought about a subscription , but too expensive . I read it in the library now and then...
Forum: RFF Polls 10-07-2011
Replies: 610
Views: 111,446
Posted By E.M
@ reala fan , I really enjoyed your story and...

@ reala fan , I really enjoyed your story and the photo , thanks .

http://www.etiennemichiels.com
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 10-02-2011
Replies: 303
Views: 46,597
Posted By E.M
3 M6ttl , chrome , black , millennium . Nikon F2...

3 M6ttl , chrome , black , millennium .

Nikon F2 , F4 , F5 , D3
Forum: RFF Polls 09-29-2011
Replies: 208
Views: 27,117
Posted By E.M
portra 160 in M6TTL

portra 160 in M6TTL
Forum: Photography General Interest 09-23-2011
Replies: 3,801
Views: 316,011
Posted By E.M
m6ttl with 35 lux asph and portra 160

m6ttl with 35 lux asph and portra 160
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 09-23-2011
Replies: 8
Views: 1,287
Posted By E.M
It's the same here in Europe , I drive a...

It's the same here in Europe , I drive a motorcycle most of the time and meet those people with bad attitudes every day . They seem not to care about causing an accident as long as they can get away...
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 09-16-2011
Replies: 108
Views: 16,512
Posted By E.M
imac 2005 http://www.etiennemichiels.com

imac 2005

http://www.etiennemichiels.com
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 09-07-2011
Replies: 9
Views: 1,285
Posted By E.M
I am a Nikon user since early seventies , but...

I am a Nikon user since early seventies , but late seventies I worked a few years as a beach-photographer and the company gave m a Canon Ftb ( QL I think ) to use . 4 months on the beach every day ...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 09-05-2011
Replies: 47
Views: 4,986
Posted By E.M
before : 1975 bMW R90/6 , 1974 Ducati 750 S ,...

before : 1975 bMW R90/6 , 1974 Ducati 750 S , 1986 BMW R80/7
now : 1993 Ducati Monster 900
sooner or later : 2006 Triumph Bonneville T 100
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 09-05-2011
Replies: 65
Views: 11,513
Posted By E.M
I don't agree with his comments about the...

I don't agree with his comments about the decisive moment and shutterlag . There are many situations that you can not foresee something to happen , sometimes you can anticipate the moment , but only...
Forum: RFF Polls 08-30-2011
Replies: 71
Views: 9,424
Posted By E.M
reality is in colour , black and white is a...

reality is in colour , black and white is a special effect . I do 90 % colour , but a a friend of mine sent me some black and white photos from a trip we made through Sicily in 1980 , and I just love...
Forum: Travel 08-16-2011
Replies: 9
Views: 1,413
Posted By E.M
great photos in there , i like nr 4 and 13 from...

great photos in there , i like nr 4 and 13 from your first set ( pity 4 isn't in focus ) and all from the second set , well done , regards !

http://www.etiennemichiels.com
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 08-16-2011
Replies: 73
Views: 4,139
Posted By E.M
My first camera was a Nikon F2 , bought new ,...

My first camera was a Nikon F2 , bought new , serial nr. 71.... , still have it ; I used it a lot until 1994 . Now only from time to time , it's always ready to go , never had a problem with it ....
Forum: Photography General Interest 07-29-2011
Replies: 3,801
Views: 316,011
Posted By E.M
M6TTL with lux 35 aspherical

M6TTL with lux 35 aspherical
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 07-12-2011
Replies: 192
Views: 22,735
Posted By E.M
Nikon D3 . http://www.etiennemichiels.com

Nikon D3 .

http://www.etiennemichiels.com
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 07-12-2011
Replies: 57
Views: 4,398
Posted By E.M
I have a Nikon F4 and F5 , both from new . Would...

I have a Nikon F4 and F5 , both from new . Would love to have a F6 : smaller , better display of the focussing points ( and illuminated ) . Also the fact that you can add some text between the frames...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 06-13-2011
Replies: 123
Views: 5,848
Posted By E.M
Indochina or Burma for me , I'm always happy when...

Indochina or Burma for me , I'm always happy when I am there !

http://www.etiennemichiels.com
Forum: RFF Polls 04-25-2011
Replies: 610
Views: 111,446
Posted By E.M
My parents bought me a Nikon F2 in the seventies...

My parents bought me a Nikon F2 in the seventies when I was studying photography , and I still have it .

http://www.etiennemichiels.com
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 03-28-2011
Replies: 18
Views: 1,865
Posted By E.M
I use Nikons , but once had a EOS 1 DS II and...

I use Nikons , but once had a EOS 1 DS II and 24-70 L for a weekend . The focussing was very fast and precise .

http://www.etiennemichiels.com
Forum: RFF Polls 02-20-2011
Replies: 159
Views: 22,683
Posted By E.M
I started in 1972 at a photography school . First...

I started in 1972 at a photography school . First year only black and white ( tri-x ) and a Nikon F2 with a 50 mm . After that I found out I am more a colour shooter .

http://www.etiennemichiels.com
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 01-22-2011
Replies: 30
Views: 3,225
Posted By E.M
I use M6 ttl .72 with 35 lux mounted all the time...

I use M6 ttl .72 with 35 lux mounted all the time . I wear glasses and it's fine . For a 28 mm .58 finder might be better , although .72 is still usable .
I spent a lot of hollidays in Santa...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 01-22-2011
Replies: 56
Views: 4,191
Posted By E.M
I have D3 , which has the same sensor , and still...

I have D3 , which has the same sensor , and still love it . I bought it when it came out , it was the camera I had been waiting for because I only wanted full frame , coming from a F5 . I hope there...
Forum: RFF Polls 12-29-2010
Replies: 58
Views: 4,972
Posted By E.M
film : Nikon F6 digital : Nikon D3 or...

film : Nikon F6
digital : Nikon D3 or D700

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Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 12-27-2010
Replies: 30
Views: 2,237
Posted By E.M
What's a carry-on , first time I hear this ......

What's a carry-on , first time I hear this ... sorry and thanks !

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Forum: Off Topic 12-24-2010
Replies: 58
Views: 3,775
Posted By E.M
I think Japan is capable of making high quality...

I think Japan is capable of making high quality products , all my Nikons were made in Japan , never had a prblem with any of them since 1972 .

http://www.etiennemichiels.com
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 12-11-2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,120
Posted By E.M
I use Nion F-series cameras since early seventies...

I use Nion F-series cameras since early seventies , but always liked those Olympus cameras for small size and spotmetering .

What motorbike do you have in mind ?

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Forum: Photography General Interest 12-03-2010
Replies: 34
Views: 2,213
Posted By E.M
I sold a 1969 Nikon F with Ftn finder , in very...

I sold a 1969 Nikon F with Ftn finder , in very good condition , about 20 years ago , still regret it . It's the only camera I bought second hand and it is the only one I ever sold...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 10-11-2010
Replies: 0
Views: 563
Posted By E.M
P.Souza

For those in Belgium , the Nederlands etc. , who can watch Belgian TV : tonight at 21.30 there is a doc. about P. Souza , photographer of president Obama .

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Forum: SLRs - the unRF 10-11-2010
Replies: 193
Views: 34,991
Posted By E.M
I guess F6 is the best , would like to have it...

I guess F6 is the best , would like to have it .
I have and used an F5 a lot , very good .
I have an F4s also , nice controls but AF is a bit slow , maybe I'll use it with Zeiss primes in the future...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 10-03-2010
Replies: 130
Views: 16,528
Posted By E.M
I am a bit like Dave Jenkins , I like my M6 but I...

I am a bit like Dave Jenkins , I like my M6 but I am much faster with a slr .

http://www.etiennemichiels.com
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-25-2010
Replies: 221
Views: 76,294
Posted By E.M
I have one , bought new in 2000 , never used it ,...

I have one , bought new in 2000 , never used it , not one film . It is brand new in the box in a locker in the bank .

My user is a regular TTL chrome . I never touched the BP since many years , so...
Forum: Photography General Interest 09-09-2010
Replies: 68
Views: 7,481
Posted By E.M
Portra 160 NC

Portra 160 NC
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 09-09-2010
Replies: 47
Views: 4,663
Posted By E.M
For me it wouldn't make a lot of difference , but...

For me it wouldn't make a lot of difference , but if I had a choice , I'd choose for the chrome .

http://www.etiennemichiels.com
Forum: Nikon Historical Society 07-07-2010
Replies: 128
Views: 33,479
Posted By E.M
I had 2 of those , a black one with small finder...

I had 2 of those , a black one with small finder which I bought new in 1974 and a 1969 chrome one with Ftn finder , bought in 1987 . The first one was stolen just a year after purchase and I sold...
Forum: RFF Polls 06-27-2010
Replies: 33
Views: 3,792
Posted By E.M
I shoot mostly colour , real life is in colour ,...

I shoot mostly colour , real life is in colour , b&w is special effect .

http://www.etiennemichiels.com
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 04-23-2010
Replies: 23
Views: 1,644
Posted By E.M
I only use 2 M6ttl . Late seventies I had a...

I only use 2 M6ttl . Late seventies I had a Ducati 750 sport and a BMW R90/6 , one braking left hand side and the other right hand side , the Beemer had to go for sure , pretty dangerous...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 04-04-2010
Replies: 157
Views: 22,111
Posted By E.M
I don't like the M8 , like the M4 , have the...

I don't like the M8 , like the M4 , have the M6TTL .

http://www.etiennemichiels.com
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 02-17-2010
Replies: 34
Views: 5,955
Posted By E.M
I think the 14-24 nikkor has excellent quality...

I think the 14-24 nikkor has excellent quality for a super wide angle zoom.
But it is expensive , doesn't take filters and it's very wide .

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Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-12-2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,521
Posted By E.M
not on my TTL . http://www.etiennemichiels.com

not on my TTL .

http://www.etiennemichiels.com
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-01-2010
Replies: 19
Views: 4,343
Posted By E.M
there is nothing wrong in using a collectable...

there is nothing wrong in using a collectable camera imo . There is no substitute if you happen to like a black paint M6 with the large shutter-dial and classic looks . I have a bp mil. 2000 but...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 01-26-2010
Replies: 128
Views: 11,163
Posted By E.M
3 m6ttl , only use one (silver chrome) , black...

3 m6ttl , only use one (silver chrome) , black chrome as a back-up , bp millennium that I never used and hope to sell some day , when the prices are going up a bit . All are .72 , 35 mm being my...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 01-11-2010
Replies: 78
Views: 8,263
Posted By E.M
M6J is the nicest for 50 mm , but extremely...

M6J is the nicest for 50 mm , but extremely expensive and rare .

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Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 12-28-2009
Replies: 23
Views: 2,895
Posted By E.M
I have a lux 35 asph. and a cron 50 , latest ....

I have a lux 35 asph. and a cron 50 , latest . Find it a good combo , but I use the 35 almost all the time . But I also would like to have a cron 35 for the small size...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 12-14-2009
Replies: 17
Views: 1,622
Posted By E.M
I have 2 TTL 's , a black and a chrome , as I...

I have 2 TTL 's , a black and a chrome , as I think identical cameras is best , surely if you use them at the same time . So as someone already said , pick up another TTL or a M7...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-16-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 1,823
Posted By E.M
If you want to shoot in the same conditions with...

If you want to shoot in the same conditions with your M6 as you did with your R-camera, you'd have to use a ND-filter or load a slower film.
A neutral density-filter reduces the light and is useful...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-10-2009
Replies: 20
Views: 1,836
Posted By E.M
if you intend to buy a M7,M8 or M9 later on, than...

if you intend to buy a M7,M8 or M9 later on, than choose a M6ttl , because the shutterspeeddial ( direction and size) are more similar.

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Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 10-29-2009
Replies: 50
Views: 2,733
Posted By E.M
I like carrying 2 very different cameras, a Nikon...

I like carrying 2 very different cameras, a Nikon D3 with a afs 28-70 and a Leica M6 with a lux 35. Never had a camera failure.

http://www.etiennemichiels.com
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 10-24-2009
Replies: 30
Views: 2,164
Posted By E.M
if the film isn't processed yet, then have it...

if the film isn't processed yet, then have it push-processed by 2 stops. I guess they don't do that in a 1- hour lab , so contact a pro-lab and you will be fine, except that the images will be a bit...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 10-21-2009
Replies: 24
Views: 2,474
Posted By E.M
nice Vespa Keith ! I have a lux 35 aspherical,...

nice Vespa Keith !
I have a lux 35 aspherical, but if I could do it again I 'd buy a cron for the smaller size.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 10-13-2009
Replies: 254
Views: 46,448
Posted By E.M
M6 and 35 lux aspherical , though sometimes wish...

M6 and 35 lux aspherical , though sometimes wish I had a cron asph. because of the smaller size, more discrete and less intruding in the viewfinder.

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Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-06-2009
Replies: 37
Views: 3,341
Posted By E.M
second photo, has more tones and I like the light...

second photo, has more tones and I like the light in his eye. Also composition is better.

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Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-18-2009
Replies: 199
Views: 39,301
Posted By E.M
I have chrome, black chrome, and black paint...

I have chrome, black chrome, and black paint M6TTL. Only use and prefer the chrome one.

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Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-01-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 841
Posted By E.M
It's also my favourite slr, bought a new black...

It's also my favourite slr, bought a new black meterless F in 1974 and a few months later it was stolen from the house. Still regret it, luckily still have my F2 and a pair of...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-31-2009
Replies: 70
Views: 4,304
Posted By E.M
thank you Jim. http://www.etiennemichiels.com

thank you Jim.

http://www.etiennemichiels.com
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-29-2009
Replies: 70
Views: 4,304
Posted By E.M
right-hand, right...

right-hand, right eye.

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Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-28-2009
Replies: 21
Views: 2,245
Posted By E.M
Hi Simon, nice photos indeed ! My favourite is...

Hi Simon, nice photos indeed ! My favourite is Barcelona 64 . Also Barcelona 74 is gorgeous .

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Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 04-15-2009
Replies: 37
Views: 5,755
Posted By E.M
I use a Gitzo G340 with a Arca Swiss monoball and...

I use a Gitzo G340 with a Arca Swiss monoball and quick release plates, especially designed for the M. It's quite heavy, but I don't use it that much.
I also like Manfrotto ( carbon ) or a...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 03-25-2009
Replies: 12
Views: 4,146
Posted By E.M
Martin, I think it's a good price, if it is in...

Martin, I think it's a good price, if it is in top condition. Maybe you can shoot a test-roll ? I have a black and a chrome .72 ttl and I use the chrome one all the time. I bought the black new in...
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