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Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 02-24-2016
Replies: 253
Views: 31,629
Posted By ishpop
lovely photography, and I love NM.

lovely photography, and I love NM.
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 01-19-2016
Replies: 16
Views: 3,786
Posted By ishpop
hmmm, maybe try this...

hmmm, maybe try this...
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 01-15-2016
Replies: 16
Views: 3,786
Posted By ishpop
If you don't want to download the DNG, here it is...

If you don't want to download the DNG, here it is untouched in Lightroom, just exported as a full res jpeg:

http://i.imgur.com/TrEGWrm.jpg
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 01-15-2016
Replies: 16
Views: 3,786
Posted By ishpop
Here is the RAW DNG for that image, which in...

Here is the RAW DNG for that image, which in retrospect, I like better. Its darker, but...
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 01-15-2016
Replies: 16
Views: 3,786
Posted By ishpop
It'y my fault guys, the image was pushed in post...

It'y my fault guys, the image was pushed in post leading to the banding. If I had exposed properly likely much better result. ;)
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 01-15-2016
Replies: 16
Views: 3,786
Posted By ishpop
Hey Lasse, let me know what issues you were...

Hey Lasse, let me know what issues you were having with the gallery, I work with the developers so can actually get things changed/updated somewhat quickly. What browser were you...
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 01-11-2016
Replies: 16
Views: 3,786
Posted By ishpop
Hey Dan, Seattle is great, best city I've lived...

Hey Dan, Seattle is great, best city I've lived in (past cities are Chicago, Pittsburgh, and Rochester, NY). What won me over is the landscape/setting, where else can you get a decent sized...
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 01-11-2016
Replies: 16
Views: 3,786
Posted By ishpop
Some monochrome pics I took over at Dpreview...

Hey guys, while not my best effort, insofar as I only had the camera for a total of 24 hours, I did really enjoy shooting with the latest Monochrome. My shots are from the guy in the bar holding a...
Forum: 120 / 220 film RF's 06-09-2014
Replies: 129
Views: 37,276
Posted By ishpop
Tremendous POV on SF.

Tremendous POV on SF.
Forum: Travel 01-16-2014
Replies: 336
Views: 43,243
Posted By ishpop
Love the series of arm and then arm-person

Love the series of arm and then arm-person
Forum: Travel 01-07-2014
Replies: 336
Views: 43,243
Posted By ishpop
Michael, your ability to elicit smiles from your...

Michael, your ability to elicit smiles from your subjects is worth celebrating. I cannot recall a set of travel photos from Asia, Africa, South America or anywhere that contains so many smiles. That...
Forum: Sony Alpha Mirrorless - All Models 12-06-2013
Replies: 504
Views: 103,861
Posted By ishpop
Just mounted my Rokkor-M 40mm on the A7r. So far...

Just mounted my Rokkor-M 40mm on the A7r. So far have had a real tough time at f2 using focus peaking and successfully focusing anything close to minimum focusing distance. I always seem to be front...
Forum: Sony Alpha Mirrorless - All Models 12-03-2013
Replies: 504
Views: 103,861
Posted By ishpop
Thats definitely got a slide film look to it... ...

Thats definitely got a slide film look to it... Nice.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 11-22-2013
Replies: 57
Views: 6,446
Posted By ishpop
back on topic, cool OM1!

back on topic, cool OM1!
Forum: Travel 08-26-2013
Replies: 15
Views: 1,999
Posted By ishpop
Ended up taking the Rolleiflex 3.5f, Minolta CLE,...

Ended up taking the Rolleiflex 3.5f, Minolta CLE, & Xpro1. Still scanning all of the film, but here's a few snaps:


Rolleiflex,...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 07-12-2013
Replies: 4,649
Views: 1,321,540
Posted By ishpop
Leica M Monochrome -...

Leica M Monochrome - Summilux

http://24.media.tumblr.com/f7d44fcbefdff8190d5008d2ca12fc9d/tumblr_mpt2odILF41qzn9aao8_1280.jpg
Forum: Travel 05-14-2013
Replies: 15
Views: 1,999
Posted By ishpop
Thanks everyone for all of the amazing feedback....

Thanks everyone for all of the amazing feedback. To add some context, this is purely for fun, but wouldn't mind getting a gallery for my personal portfolio out of it.

I found it interesting that...
Forum: Travel 05-13-2013
Replies: 15
Views: 1,999
Posted By ishpop
Headed to Colombia... Oh what to bring...

I've always read the "what should I bring to _____" threads and for some reason never felt the need to seek consultation myself. But I suppose I haven't travelled as much as many RFFers. Anyways, I'm...
Forum: Travel 05-12-2013
Replies: 34
Views: 4,601
Posted By ishpop
Really wonderful time capsule. Thanks!

Really wonderful time capsule. Thanks!
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 05-11-2013
Replies: 10
Views: 1,390
Posted By ishpop
Nice talk!

Nice talk!
Forum: Leica M -- Leica CL / Minolta CLE - Film 05-08-2013
Replies: 2
Views: 1,472
Posted By ishpop
Best place to get my shutter curtain repaired? Seattle-based...

My minolta CLE magically has a 5mm hole right in the center. No idea how it got there, Shot several roles in Big Sur with it making for some funny photos.

I'm in Seattle, so might try out a local...
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 03-25-2013
Replies: 25
Views: 1,814
Posted By ishpop
I've never before participated in a challenge on...

I've never before participated in a challenge on RFF, was fun to see everyone's work! I'd love to do the disposable challenge!
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 03-25-2013
Replies: 59
Views: 4,191
Posted By ishpop
Thanks for hosting!

Thanks for hosting!
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 03-19-2013
Replies: 59
Views: 4,191
Posted By ishpop
Lots of interesting stuff. Settled on these...

Lots of interesting stuff. Settled on these three:

1. Trial by peers
2. *****
3. Family Room
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 02-28-2013
Replies: 118
Views: 7,982
Posted By ishpop
I'm in! Just acquired a Yashica T4 from another...

I'm in!

Just acquired a Yashica T4 from another RFFer, so that will be my cam. Going out this weekend. Great idea!
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 02-13-2013
Replies: 5,512
Views: 841,168
Posted By ishpop
http://24.media.tumblr.com/8a4ac041123b14e8c049e5e...

http://24.media.tumblr.com/8a4ac041123b14e8c049e5e050641669/tumblr_mi6vidX6jI1qzn9aao1_1280.jpg
Forum: Photography General Interest 02-02-2013
Replies: 2,578
Views: 497,937
Posted By ishpop
Rolleiflex 3.5f, I think...

Rolleiflex 3.5f, I think Provia

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8234/8349015062_6b56a21fd3_b.jpg
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 02-02-2013
Replies: 10
Views: 1,368
Posted By ishpop
I live a few blocks from PCNW, planning on...

I live a few blocks from PCNW, planning on swinging by!
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 02-01-2013
Replies: 26
Views: 2,422
Posted By ishpop
I liked the set. You have your own unique take on...

I liked the set. You have your own unique take on the scenes which is refreshing. I agree with another poster that I dont fel the grittyness and labour aspect through these photos, but not sure if...
Forum: Photography General Interest 09-11-2012
Replies: 2,578
Views: 497,937
Posted By ishpop
Big Sur and my better half. Minolta CLE, Rokkor...

Big Sur and my better half.

Minolta CLE, Rokkor 40, Velvia, and a hole in my shutter curtain! (discovered this after developing, whole roll has blown out spots in the...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-01-2012
Replies: 17
Views: 3,529
Posted By ishpop
@mfogiel, I think your shot shows why film still...

@mfogiel, I think your shot shows why film still rules. :) I agree, there's a clear difference, hard to ever find words to describe it though. Mostly, I just am having a hard time making time to...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-01-2012
Replies: 17
Views: 3,529
Posted By ishpop
A few candid portraits with the MM

Was able to play with the camera for a few days, really want one, never thought I'd enjoy it as much as I did. Context, I dont shoot B/W that often, but this experience made me want to explore it....
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 05-10-2012
Replies: 286
Views: 45,066
Posted By ishpop
Yes, the LCD can fool you at first into thinking...

Yes, the LCD can fool you at first into thinking everything is vastly underexposed, which led me to bump up exposure a bit too much for short stretches. The next day I realized I should have been...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 05-10-2012
Replies: 286
Views: 45,066
Posted By ishpop
Its working on our end, I think we might have a...

Its working on our end, I think we might have a caching issue. Try this:

http://www.dpreview.com/galleries/reviewsamples/albums/leica-m-monochrom-preview-samples

;)
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 05-10-2012
Replies: 286
Views: 45,066
Posted By ishpop
We just posted a samples gallery at...

We just posted a samples gallery at DPR:

http://www.dpreview.com/news/2012/05/10/Leica-M-Monochrom-hands-on-preview

I can personally attest, the files look amazing.
Forum: Off Topic 05-06-2012
Replies: 53
Views: 5,364
Posted By ishpop
Hey guys, I worked with my co-workers Amadou and...

Hey guys,

I worked with my co-workers Amadou and Barney to put that article together in between camera reviews. It was a lot of fun, especially for me and Barney being long time rangefinder...
Forum: Travel 01-18-2012
Replies: 336
Views: 43,243
Posted By ishpop
This thread has inspired me to look into...

This thread has inspired me to look into travelling to Burma this year. In touch with a guy living there who is advising me on timing and details. Thanks for sharing Michael.
Forum: Olympus RF 11-22-2011
Replies: 14
Views: 4,212
Posted By ishpop
Lovely set of photos

Lovely set of photos
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 10-07-2011
Replies: 140
Views: 16,562
Posted By ishpop
BTW, I run the dpreview tumblr, you can follow it...

BTW, I run the dpreview tumblr, you can follow it here:

http://dprblog.tumblr.com/

:)
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 09-29-2011
Replies: 140
Views: 16,562
Posted By ishpop
I followed all of you, great to have some good...

I followed all of you, great to have some good new stuff in my stream!

I am: scotteverett.tumblr.com (mixture of my stuff and stuf I find online)
Forum: Leica M -- Leica CL / Minolta CLE - Film 05-12-2011
Replies: 183
Views: 100,739
Posted By ishpop
Some expired Fuji...

Some expired Fuji...
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-11-2011
Replies: 74
Views: 5,396
Posted By ishpop
I have this on my list...

I have this on my list...
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 05-03-2011
Replies: 23
Views: 3,387
Posted By ishpop
Nice shots. My gripe with the X100 so far, based...

Nice shots. My gripe with the X100 so far, based on the photos I have seen, is that the images look, to me, on websites and such, similar to those from a Canon G11 or Leica LX4. Maybe its the...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 04-26-2011
Replies: 66
Views: 12,647
Posted By ishpop
Most of the major camera makers can resolve a...

Most of the major camera makers can resolve a tiny plane in the distance with their best lenses. This has been beaten to death IMO. No offense to the OP, but I thought we all sort of agreed to just...
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-20-2011
Replies: 68
Views: 9,559
Posted By ishpop
Here is a good video interview with Hondros that...

Here is a good video interview with Hondros that also shows a good number of his most notorious shots and stories:

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/21134540/vp/19052606#19052606
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-20-2011
Replies: 68
Views: 9,559
Posted By ishpop
A valid point. Just a tough one to accept.

A valid point. Just a tough one to accept.
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-20-2011
Replies: 68
Views: 9,559
Posted By ishpop
Been reading up on this all morning. Extremely...

Been reading up on this all morning. Extremely sad. And I had the same thoughts as you Pickett. Not discrediting their work, but when should the line be drawn for safety purposes. This year is...
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-14-2011
Replies: 131
Views: 13,398
Posted By ishpop
in the late 90s/early 2000s, as a vinyl collector...

in the late 90s/early 2000s, as a vinyl collector and DJ, I would make frequent trips to a handfull of record shops in Pittsburgh. It's not as though Pittsburgh is any more of a vinyl mecca than any...
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-06-2011
Replies: 17
Views: 1,478
Posted By ishpop
Maybe that is true, the idea that the general...

Maybe that is true, the idea that the general public will gravitate towards a certain style of photography. But, look at the projects, they are for the most part journalistic stories. You said "can...
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-06-2011
Replies: 17
Views: 1,478
Posted By ishpop
Sarcasm? or am I missing something. This is a...

Sarcasm? or am I missing something. This is a sweeping statement.
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-06-2011
Replies: 17
Views: 1,478
Posted By ishpop
I supported Aaron Huey's project about the Lakota...

I supported Aaron Huey's project about the Lakota tribe in South Dakota. His TED talk was amazing and I want to see this project grow.

BTW, I am a starving artist. haha.
Forum: Optics Theory - 03-28-2011
Replies: 1,920
Views: 1,748,323
Posted By ishpop
Guinness http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5310/5556...

Guinness

http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5310/5556161711_f75244e58d_z.jpg

C/Y Zeiss Distagon 35 1.4 on my 5DMKII
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 03-23-2011
Replies: 69
Views: 19,916
Posted By ishpop
I used the 24 2.8, 50 1.4, and 100 2.8 all on my...

I used the 24 2.8, 50 1.4, and 100 2.8 all on my 5DMKII as my standard digital kit.

Each performs wonderfully honestly. The 24 works amazng as a documentary lens, as long as you get the people in...
Forum: CSC : Digital Compact System Cameras - 03-22-2011
Replies: 4
Views: 2,885
Posted By ishpop
Lumix GF2 commercial, pretty funny.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d-hxBkca5l4&feature=player_embedded
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 03-13-2011
Replies: 80
Views: 11,537
Posted By ishpop
Resolution tests or not, I spent a month reading...

Resolution tests or not, I spent a month reading through forum threads online comparing the 35L and the Rollei and C/Y Distagons. Lots of sample images. I think it comes down to OOF rendering, micro...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 03-13-2011
Replies: 80
Views: 11,537
Posted By ishpop
Ironically I just bought a C/Y Distagon 35 f1.4...

Ironically I just bought a C/Y Distagon 35 f1.4 to use on my 5D. Came yesterday, haven't been able to use much but here is a sample wide open direct from RAW, no...
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 03-08-2011
Replies: 42
Views: 8,948
Posted By ishpop
These were his 1st 4 posts... hmmm.

These were his 1st 4 posts... hmmm.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 03-08-2011
Replies: 0
Views: 1,357
Posted By ishpop
Contax Zeiss 35mm f1.4 Distagon

I had been researching what 35mm lens to get for my 5D as I was finding 50 to be a bit too limiting and wanted a little less distortion than my Zuiko 24 was generating.

Certainly I found a ton of...
Forum: Photography General Interest 03-02-2011
Replies: 1
Views: 849
Posted By ishpop
Let us know if you have any questions about the...

Let us know if you have any questions about the competition. We'd love to have you join!
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 02-22-2011
Replies: 74
Views: 18,352
Posted By ishpop
Agreed with several posters above, those images...

Agreed with several posters above, those images could be from a Canon G10, or a Oly EP2, etc... I get that the form factor and shooting experience will be different, but to laud the images as...
Forum: Photography General Interest 02-18-2011
Replies: 1
Views: 849
Posted By ishpop
Seattle Photogs - Photo Contest w/ actual prizes

Hey all,

We are hosting a photo contest called One Puget Sound. The contest asks photographers to consider the idea of Landscapes in Transition, exploring the variations in how this idea manifests...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 11-08-2010
Replies: 10
Views: 1,763
Posted By ishpop
I bought one on here a few months back. Just got...

I bought one on here a few months back. Just got back my first 5 rolls. Wow.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 10-22-2010
Replies: 33
Views: 5,659
Posted By ishpop
I was wondering who would say this first. In...

I was wondering who would say this first. In terms of reportage of any kind, any source willing to pay for content is looking just as hard at video as still photos.

I have started freelancing to...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 10-21-2010
Replies: 19
Views: 980
Posted By ishpop
Looking forward to picking mine up in a week!

Looking forward to picking mine up in a week!
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 10-02-2010
Replies: 101
Views: 12,068
Posted By ishpop
That video is so genius. It rivals the Windows...

That video is so genius. It rivals the Windows Launch Party videos by Microsoft (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1cX4t5-YpHQ). I would love to be a fly on the wall in the room when the producers were...
Forum: Off Topic 10-01-2010
Replies: 27
Views: 1,934
Posted By ishpop
Genius! Perfect.

Genius! Perfect.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 09-23-2010
Replies: 18
Views: 2,038
Posted By ishpop
GAS ATTACK: I got a Pentax 67!

Been wanting one of these tanks for a while, but boy, I did not realize how much of a tank it would be! It's like almost 50% heavier than my Exakta 66 Mod II. Insane.

Anyways, really excited to use...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 09-20-2010
Replies: 30
Views: 5,853
Posted By ishpop
Lovely look to it! I like the third short best...

Lovely look to it! I like the third short best myself. :)

I find that even the classic AIS 50mm f1.4 provides pretty extreme shallow DOF effetcs and super smooth bokeh. I have used it mostly on my...
Forum: Photography General Interest 09-14-2010
Replies: 3,801
Views: 319,081
Posted By ishpop
Minolta CLE and 40mm Rokkor, Fuji Velvia

Minolta CLE and 40mm Rokkor, Fuji Velvia
Forum: Film vs Digital 09-11-2010
Replies: 57
Views: 5,019
Posted By ishpop
I keep trying to take photos with digitals and...

I keep trying to take photos with digitals and get the same satisfaction as my film shots, but I am not there. Digital serves a purpose for me here and there, but for personal taste and enjoyment,...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 09-10-2010
Replies: 11
Views: 1,315
Posted By ishpop
haha, you guys are funny. I agree with you...

haha, you guys are funny.

I agree with you Keith, I really liked the guy simply because he was doing (his) thing, and not simply to be "different", but because it just felt right. You could tell he...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 09-09-2010
Replies: 11
Views: 1,315
Posted By ishpop
A camera the size of a trailer?

Sort of cool prints:

http://www.petapixel.com/2010/09/07/john-chiara-and-his-amazing-trailer-sized-camera/

:)
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 09-06-2010
Replies: 34
Views: 2,684
Posted By ishpop
ugh. Really find it annoying. Whenever I...

ugh. Really find it annoying. Whenever I go to public markets there is always a photog selling HDR landscapes, which, I can appreciate if people are buying I suppose, but it looks like total...
Forum: Photography General Interest 08-12-2010
Replies: 3,176
Views: 759,896
Posted By ishpop
3 MF loves

The Rollei Automat:

http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4138/4870537588_0a4f4daf07.jpg

The Yashica 635:

http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4114/4874874552_5fb608a116.jpg

The Hassy 501:
Forum: Travel 08-12-2010
Replies: 26
Views: 3,017
Posted By ishpop
Love that Rollei...

Love that Rollei...
Forum: Leica M -- Leica CL / Minolta CLE - Film 07-28-2010
Replies: 1
Views: 1,760
Posted By ishpop
The CLE does San Francisco...

All with Velvia and the 40mm Rokkor:

North Beach
http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4123/4821770733_4312d6c101.jpg

Lands End
http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4055/4685623484_d70c54b96d.jpg

Telegraph...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-22-2010
Replies: 13
Views: 1,105
Posted By ishpop
SO the whole set is pushed to 1600? wow, really...

SO the whole set is pushed to 1600? wow, really clean!
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-22-2010
Replies: 13
Views: 1,105
Posted By ishpop
Love the tones, that summicron and whatever...

Love the tones, that summicron and whatever film/development combo you used is a great combo. Stick with it and keep posting!
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-16-2010
Replies: 5
Views: 3,995
Posted By ishpop
Same question... How much does the Senko go for...

Same question...

How much does the Senko go for out of curiosity?
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-15-2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,392
Posted By ishpop
Oh also, anyone tried the Rokkor 28mm?

Oh also, anyone tried the Rokkor 28mm?
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-15-2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,392
Posted By ishpop
Rokkor-M 40mm on EP2

Been playing with this, and love the focusing lever action on the EP2, just feels great. Also love the color and "look" of this combo's output. Problem is the focal length, too long for many...
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 06-10-2010
Replies: 13
Views: 3,885
Posted By ishpop
I love my T2, but will admit I am a little...

I love my T2, but will admit I am a little disappointed in the rate of misfocused shots per roll. Usually it is simply focusing in the distance instead of the foreground, leading to un-appealing...
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-07-2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,795
Posted By ishpop
Nice job! Only negative is that the vignette is...

Nice job! Only negative is that the vignette is visible. How hard was it to produce/stitch?
Forum: Photo Books / Mags / Articles / Blogs 05-30-2010
Replies: 32
Views: 5,050
Posted By ishpop
Nice work Nik, love the Cuba set particularly.

Nice work Nik, love the Cuba set particularly.
Forum: CSC : Digital Compact System Cameras - 05-24-2010
Replies: 5
Views: 2,250
Posted By ishpop
90mm Noctilux?

Anyone interested in putting together a DIY mount for this Leitz Canada 90mm F1.0 military lense?

http://kevincameras.com/gallery/album2244

Hey, on a M4/3 this become a F1 180mm lense! ;)
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 05-19-2010
Replies: 30
Views: 3,987
Posted By ishpop
Agreed. The tone of many of the posts has been...

Agreed. The tone of many of the posts has been pretty snobby, which I would expect here but even still. haha.
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 05-18-2010
Replies: 30
Views: 3,987
Posted By ishpop
Well done, I like the set a lot.

Well done, I like the set a lot.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 05-17-2010
Replies: 53
Views: 4,963
Posted By ishpop
Me too!! Why is this designed this way? I love...

Me too!! Why is this designed this way? I love the sturdiness of my Fm2n, but definitely I am choosing my OM1 over it, and this is a big reason. It annoys me every time.
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 05-13-2010
Replies: 21
Views: 6,562
Posted By ishpop
Mine arrived yesterday and powered it up this...

Mine arrived yesterday and powered it up this morning. Been a while since I've really tried to fool around with a digital (aside from my Olumpus E1), and so far I will be honest and say it feels...
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 05-10-2010
Replies: 21
Views: 6,562
Posted By ishpop
Just bought it. Been scanning forums for a used...

Just bought it. Been scanning forums for a used one with the viewfinder for months, no dice. Decided the time has come. And if they release an all-weather version in the fall, I'm willing to eat the...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 04-21-2010
Replies: 234
Views: 63,376
Posted By ishpop
I really like my Rokkor-M 40. If I got rid of all...

I really like my Rokkor-M 40. If I got rid of all my 35mm gear, it might be the last to go, just seems to be a perfect...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 04-11-2010
Replies: 27
Views: 3,305
Posted By ishpop
I started photography as a hobby about 10 years...

I started photography as a hobby about 10 years ago with digital cameras. About 6 years ago I decided to try a film camera as most of the photographers I was inspired by were shooting only film....
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 04-10-2010
Replies: 42
Views: 5,766
Posted By ishpop
I have the more modern Exakta 66 Mod II, cool...

I have the more modern Exakta 66 Mod II, cool tank camera!

:)
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 04-03-2010
Replies: 7
Views: 1,493
Posted By ishpop
Nice set. Not so into the vignetting, only...

Nice set. Not so into the vignetting, only because these pre-set art filters have this look popping everywhere unfortunately. Nonetheless, thanks for sharing!
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 02-24-2010
Replies: 3,769
Views: 725,591
Posted By ishpop
Zuiko 50mm f1.4 w/ Portra...

Zuiko 50mm f1.4 w/ Portra 400NC
http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2791/4370104514_f8a76781a6.jpg

http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4043/4364158907_7a60d9aeb8.jpg

Zuiko 24mm...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 02-15-2010
Replies: 138
Views: 15,600
Posted By ishpop
I recently acquired a FM2n, can I participate in...

I recently acquired a FM2n, can I participate in this thread? I always wanted an FM3a, but couldn;t afford one, so the FM2n seems pretty kick ass. Using a classic 50mm 1.4 AIS which was a favorite...
Forum: Canon Leica Screw Mount Film Rangefinders 02-05-2010
Replies: 26
Views: 4,356
Posted By ishpop
Wide...

Wide open:

http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4044/4295014536_27944086cc.jpg

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3168/3662261762_4ef887b4ba.jpg
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 01-27-2010
Replies: 33
Views: 5,235
Posted By ishpop
I've already seen several EP1s sell for under...

I've already seen several EP1s sell for under $500 on Fred Miranda.
Forum: Photography General Interest 01-23-2010
Replies: 3,176
Views: 759,896
Posted By ishpop
Hasselblad 501c - Planar 80mm T* - B/W conversion...

Hasselblad 501c - Planar 80mm T* - B/W conversion in Lightroom

http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4068/4295012320_ffd87428c2.jpg
Forum: 120 / 220 film RF's 12-06-2009
Replies: 417
Views: 160,192
Posted By ishpop
Really nice series. What lense/film combo was...

Really nice series. What lense/film combo was used? The lighting is perfect and contrast is really nice, feels wet without actually being wet.
Forum: 120 / 220 film RF's 12-06-2009
Replies: 417
Views: 160,192
Posted By ishpop
Stunning, stunning, landscape. :)

Stunning, stunning, landscape. :)
Forum: RFF News 11-06-2009
Replies: 19
Views: 4,008
Posted By ishpop
I still love and use my old school Olympus E1. I...

I still love and use my old school Olympus E1. I really haven't needed an upgrade, but have long hoped for a similiar construction (in terms of weather sealing and ruggedness) in a smaller...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 10-21-2009
Replies: 0
Views: 1,472
Posted By ishpop
Resources online/offline for Nude photography technique and approach?

I am interested in educating myself on the various approaches to Nude photography. I am starting from scratch, and really do not even have extensive experience with portraiture, let alone shooting...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 09-15-2009
Replies: 22
Views: 3,004
Posted By ishpop
I think it is more a matter of where and what you...

I think it is more a matter of where and what you are focusing on. I t CAN be a bokeh king if you want it to...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 09-08-2009
Replies: 102
Views: 10,277
Posted By ishpop
but when I realized this whole article was a...

but when I realized this whole article was a sarcastic joke on Ken's part was when I read this:

"When you shoot the LEICA, you know your photos are perfect. The Leica man...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 09-08-2009
Replies: 102
Views: 10,277
Posted By ishpop
This one is awesome too: "I don't see any...

This one is awesome too:

"I don't see any automatic optimization of highlights and shadows in the LEICA M9, unlike most modern Oriental (http://kenrockwell.com/tech/oriental.htm) cameras. The Leica...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 09-08-2009
Replies: 102
Views: 10,277
Posted By ishpop
hilarious article, read it just for laughs. My...

hilarious article, read it just for laughs.

My favorite blurb:

"The technical image quality from the M9 should easily outdo anything from Nikon and Canon because of the supremacy of LEICA lenses....
Forum: Canon Leica Screw Mount Film Rangefinders 09-03-2009
Replies: 160
Views: 59,401
Posted By ishpop
I've shot about 4 rolls now. Still getting the...

I've shot about 4 rolls now. Still getting the hang of this beast. Definitely a learning curve. I would say that generally, mine is very soft wide open, which is not surprising, I sort of expected...
Forum: Leica M -- Leica CL / Minolta CLE - Film 09-01-2009
Replies: 0
Views: 1,567
Posted By ishpop
Leica Elmar 90mm F4 shoots the olympic mountains

All of this is with Fuji Velvia 50, and a few converted to B/W in Lightroom. I find the combo of the CLE and the Elmar to feel good in the hand. Photos are pretty...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 08-30-2009
Replies: 34
Views: 3,547
Posted By ishpop
A vote for the Rokkor-M 40mm, seems to be the...

A vote for the Rokkor-M 40mm, seems to be the best all-around lens I've used to date. Could it be faster? Yeah, but it has a real nice character and is tiny. :)
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 08-26-2009
Replies: 27
Views: 2,501
Posted By ishpop
I have been using the T2 and Minlux for a while....

I have been using the T2 and Minlux for a while. Minilux seems to have sharper pictures, but can say I prefer one over the other.

I recently got the Fuji Mini, interesting cam, havn't finished 1st...
Forum: Optics Theory - 08-26-2009
Replies: 1,920
Views: 1,748,323
Posted By ishpop
That 90mm Summicron looks real smooth.

That 90mm Summicron looks real smooth.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 08-26-2009
Replies: 288
Views: 39,192
Posted By ishpop
Was in the Olympic Mountains over the...

Was in the Olympic Mountains over the weekend...

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2453/3859566632_481dc27f6b.jpg
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 08-25-2009
Replies: 27
Views: 3,202
Posted By ishpop
I switched to film a few years ago almost...

I switched to film a few years ago almost exclusively. But lately I've been (I think) shooting too much, because I have about 15 rolls of films I still need to scan, and cannot find enough time to...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 08-21-2009
Replies: 21
Views: 1,721
Posted By ishpop
Thanks everyone for the tips! I spent some time...

Thanks everyone for the tips!

I spent some time at the store trying on packs with weight in them, getting a sense for how they might work.

The Crumpler backpacks, although universallly lauded it...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 08-19-2009
Replies: 70
Views: 5,217
Posted By ishpop
I got the email, still waiting on package. :)

I got the email, still waiting on package. :)
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 08-19-2009
Replies: 21
Views: 1,721
Posted By ishpop
Photo backpacks and hi-packs for dayhiking?

So all the camera bags I have (crumpler, Lowepro, Tenba) are one strap shoulder bags. They each serve a purpose, but for hiking around all day, none of them are very ideal. So I know there are a...
Forum: Photography General Interest 08-18-2009
Replies: 8
Views: 3,930
Posted By ishpop
haha, I grew up in Rochester and now live in...

haha, I grew up in Rochester and now live in Seattle, so far it is sunnier here in the rainy city. ;)
Forum: Xpan & Other Panoramics 08-17-2009
Replies: 67
Views: 14,952
Posted By ishpop
Really liking Micael's work. I think I prefer...

Really liking Micael's work.

I think I prefer the 3:1 over the Xpan's 2:1...

I like the distortion effect when the people in the frame are placed in the right places, and of varying depth/distance.
Forum: Photography General Interest 08-14-2009
Replies: 3,176
Views: 759,896
Posted By ishpop
4 different lenses... :) Yashica 635 (double...

4 different lenses... :)

Yashica 635 (double exposure by accident)

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3319/3635248964_edd0dda795.jpg

Flektogon 50mm on my Exakta...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-11-2009
Replies: 174
Views: 38,968
Posted By ishpop
Nando's Summitar photos are my favorite B/W human...

Nando's Summitar photos are my favorite B/W human subject rendering thus far.

The J-3 is not a bad performer with the right film. This is Ilford Delta scanned by Ritz headquarters (as I cant scan...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 08-11-2009
Replies: 8
Views: 1,002
Posted By ishpop
The 2nd is the best of the batch, but agree with...

The 2nd is the best of the batch, but agree with others that it feels disjointed, cold.
Forum: RFF Polls 08-09-2009
Replies: 303
Views: 127,800
Posted By ishpop
I have only used the GSN and Oly 35sp, and in...

I have only used the GSN and Oly 35sp, and in that case the GSN won for me.
Forum: Other RF 08-09-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 6,306
Posted By ishpop
Hey Nick, cool stuff. I like the photos in the...

Hey Nick, cool stuff. I like the photos in the background n the second photo, those yours?
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 08-09-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 3,661
Posted By ishpop
That's true. I wonder if he is simply attempting...

That's true. I wonder if he is simply attempting to separate himself from the reality that anyone with photoshop, some pictures of little exotic kids and whales, could merge them, throw a few texture...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 08-09-2009
Replies: 164
Views: 12,824
Posted By ishpop
Interesting shot. I mean no offense by this, but...

Interesting shot. I mean no offense by this, but it appears as though the boy has been photoshop'd into the photograph. A mixture of the lighting and focus I suppose. What lense?
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 08-09-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 3,661
Posted By ishpop
This is what I found so interesting about this...

This is what I found so interesting about this guy, that he has been able to draw in private investors to fund is larger than life photographic and film pursuits... Pretty fascinating project all...
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 08-09-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 3,661
Posted By ishpop
Considering that he spent months in water with...

Considering that he spent months in water with wales, I an imagine he was able to pull off quite a few shots like this.
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 08-09-2009
Replies: 13
Views: 1,756
Posted By ishpop
I have yet to see an amazing photo from a Samsung...

I have yet to see an amazing photo from a Samsung camera though...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 08-09-2009
Replies: 164
Views: 12,824
Posted By ishpop
Really great moment, what film/lens is this?

Really great moment, what film/lens is this?
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 08-08-2009
Replies: 164
Views: 12,824
Posted By ishpop
despite its imperfections, this one just does it...

despite its imperfections, this one just does it for me...

Rolleiflex Automat

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3650/3408995961_405b679cf0.jpg
Forum: RFF Polls 08-08-2009
Replies: 118
Views: 7,725
Posted By ishpop
Interesting, I have this lens, where did the...

Interesting, I have this lens, where did the nickname come from and what exactly does it imply?

:)
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 08-08-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 3,661
Posted By ishpop
Every one of Gregory Colbertís...

Every one of Gregory Colbertís photographs captures a moment that happened.


The cynical eye is trained to assume trickery in images such as...
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 08-08-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 3,661
Posted By ishpop
I want to take photos like Gregory Colbert

Well, not exactly, but I love his work for the following exhibit:

http://www.ashesandsnow.org/

I recommend going to the basic site, easier to scan the photos that way. But the multimedia experience...
Forum: RFF Polls 08-08-2009
Replies: 118
Views: 7,725
Posted By ishpop
The more important question is... How do YOU...

The more important question is... How do YOU pronounce the damn word?


I say BO-KAH

:)
Forum: RFF Polls 08-08-2009
Replies: 118
Views: 7,725
Posted By ishpop
Like anything else, it can be overdone,...

Like anything else, it can be overdone, tastefull, interesting, crappy, etc...

If it can help enhance the subject matter, frame it, etc... than I am all for it.

But when it is bokeh for bokeh's...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 08-07-2009
Replies: 288
Views: 39,192
Posted By ishpop
Still learning how to take a decent B/W photo,...

Still learning how to take a decent B/W photo, this is Across, 80mm Planar T*:
http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2656/3729047594_52f535bbd3.jpg

A little color with the 80mm and Kodak...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 08-06-2009
Replies: 136
Views: 8,687
Posted By ishpop
Interesting thread. Having started my...

Interesting thread.

Having started my photography with digital cameras about 8 years ago, then progressed into film (almost all color), I still feel immensely challenged to produce a quality black...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 08-06-2009
Replies: 19
Views: 2,807
Posted By ishpop
Interesting, only the Vuescan has even remotely...

Interesting, only the Vuescan has even remotely realistic cloud whites. the clouds are literally blue in the two conversions on the right. You dont notice it at first, but thats clearly not accurate....
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 07-31-2009
Replies: 167
Views: 21,506
Posted By ishpop
A few with the 24mm 2.8 and I think Velvia or...

A few with the 24mm 2.8 and I think Velvia or Elite Chrome:

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3193/3765298535_94bfea1b57.jpg

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2500/3765296531_84fb3d6553.jpg
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 07-29-2009
Replies: 19
Views: 2,807
Posted By ishpop
Yeah I am curious what Ektar should look like. I...

Yeah I am curious what Ektar should look like. I scanned some rolls with my Epson 4490. Colors seem to match my recollection of the scenes. A few examples:

6 X...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 07-28-2009
Replies: 12
Views: 1,185
Posted By ishpop
Is this to Kuvvy or myself? If me, I def. don't...

Is this to Kuvvy or myself? If me, I def. don't plan to sell, I tend to hold on to most of the cameras I buy (with a few exceptions), so an M7 or Ikon, or whatever, would probably be an addition to...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 07-28-2009
Replies: 12
Views: 1,185
Posted By ishpop
Interesting points all. I am currently using the...

Interesting points all. I am currently using the LTM 50mm Canon f1.2, and have only shot about 2 rolls, so the verdict is still out on focusing. That being said, I have already considered a cheaper...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 07-28-2009
Replies: 12
Views: 1,185
Posted By ishpop
Why would I buy an M7 over a CLE?

The CLE is such a perfect size, metering works great, viewfinder is quality.

I realize there are a ton of factors in play, and I would expect the standard responses would be:

-build...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 07-28-2009
Replies: 35
Views: 3,304
Posted By ishpop
Really enjoyed this set. Great job with a...

Really enjoyed this set. Great job with a difficult lens.

The idea that any focal length is trickery seems silly to me. A focal length is a POV, nothing more nothing less. It's what you do with it...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 07-28-2009
Replies: 3
Views: 693
Posted By ishpop
Al, Bill, as always, thanks for your input. I...

Al, Bill, as always, thanks for your input. I think I will make hm an offer. Seems like it will compliment my 40mm Rokkor as a soft portrait lense for B/W.
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 07-28-2009
Replies: 3
Views: 693
Posted By ishpop
Value for an old Silver beat up 90mm Elmar?

A local guy is offering me one for $75. It sounds cheap to me... but no need in buying stuff if I won;t use it, so curious if you guys think this would be an interesting lens for my CLE.

Here is...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 07-27-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 1,702
Posted By ishpop
Its been scanning fine for...

Its been scanning fine for me:

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3609/3594689340_b88391de7b_b.jpg
Forum: Optics Theory - 07-26-2009
Replies: 1,920
Views: 1,748,323
Posted By ishpop
Canon 50mm 1.2 LTM (test roll, first time using...

Canon 50mm 1.2 LTM (test roll, first time using it, still figuring it...
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 07-21-2009
Replies: 50
Views: 27,089
Posted By ishpop
Nice! Very cool.

Nice! Very cool.
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 07-21-2009
Replies: 70
Views: 5,217
Posted By ishpop
Emailed, crossing my fingers

Emailed, crossing my fingers
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 07-19-2009
Replies: 5
Views: 3,581
Posted By ishpop
Interestingly, they all have a similar feel to...

Interestingly, they all have a similar feel to them, I guess Zeiss is consistent. haha.

For the subject, the 85mm is my fave due to DoF and framing, but I realize your intent was simple to compare...
Forum: Scanners / Scanner Software 07-18-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 1,378
Posted By ishpop
Yeah I think so. 1200 dpi, 48 bit. Should I...

Yeah I think so. 1200 dpi, 48 bit.

Should I change either?
Forum: Scanners / Scanner Software 07-18-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 1,378
Posted By ishpop
Also, sorry for wrong forum, meant to put this in...

Also, sorry for wrong forum, meant to put this in scanners
Forum: Scanners / Scanner Software 07-18-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 1,378
Posted By ishpop
Scanning film problem (dynamic range)

I am using an epson 4490, and often find that the color scans, usually slides, come out strange. Below is some velvia that exhibits the problem...
Forum: Photography General Interest 07-18-2009
Replies: 3,176
Views: 759,896
Posted By ishpop
More Hassy 501c + Planar T* 80mm Fuji...

More Hassy 501c + Planar T* 80mm

Fuji Across

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2428/3729048390_b3b3b74aba.jpg

Fuji Reala

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2500/3726977344_9d93e8b284.jpg
Forum: Photography General Interest 07-18-2009
Replies: 3,176
Views: 759,896
Posted By ishpop
Todd, these are great. I am trying to learn...

Todd, these are great. I am trying to learn portraiture and these inspire me to try more B/W and non standard framing approaches. What film was this?
Forum: Photography General Interest 07-17-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 1,060
Posted By ishpop
agreed, so f*cking funny.

agreed, so f*cking funny.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 07-15-2009
Replies: 33
Views: 2,969
Posted By ishpop
the 501CM is not bright enough for you?

the 501CM is not bright enough for you?
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 07-10-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 4,250
Posted By ishpop
Plus, it might help me stop lusting for a nice...

Plus, it might help me stop lusting for a nice Rolleiflex, as I would have an excuse to keep the Hassy (due to having more than 80mm).

:)
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 07-10-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 4,250
Posted By ishpop
Non 80mm Planar T Hasselblad shots?

Due to recent threads, I became interested in knowing what I am maissing by only having the standard 80mm Planar T for my 501c.

If you have any shots you think display the quality of some of the...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 07-09-2009
Replies: 37
Views: 3,675
Posted By ishpop
Thanks Chris, been battling these damn vertical...

Thanks Chris, been battling these damn vertical lines a lot lately. I keep cleaning all the key areas of the scanner, but its becoming more common. :(
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 07-09-2009
Replies: 37
Views: 3,675
Posted By ishpop
My 501c is def. the most solid and well...

My 501c is def. the most solid and well constructed camera I have owned.

The 80mm Planar T is also one of the sharpest lenses I've owned, maybe the sharpest... also nice DoF...
Forum: Photography General Interest 07-09-2009
Replies: 3,176
Views: 759,896
Posted By ishpop
I LOVE this.

I LOVE this.
Forum: Photography General Interest 07-07-2009
Replies: 3,176
Views: 759,896
Posted By ishpop
Some more variety from my own love affair with...

Some more variety from my own love affair with MF:

Exakta 66 Mod III - Biometar Mod II

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3461/3175952532_e2f17dba7d_b.jpg


Yashica...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 07-05-2009
Replies: 10
Views: 1,312
Posted By ishpop
Just checked out the site. Looks really useful....

Just checked out the site. Looks really useful. Now I just need to learn how to develop film...
Forum: Photography General Interest 07-04-2009
Replies: 3,176
Views: 759,896
Posted By ishpop
Here is a double I shot recently: Yashica 635...

Here is a double I shot recently:

Yashica 635

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3319/3635248964_edd0dda795.jpg
Forum: Photography General Interest 07-03-2009
Replies: 3,176
Views: 759,896
Posted By ishpop
Great thread Keith. I always enjoy my MF shots...

Great thread Keith. I always enjoy my MF shots more, and seem to have a much higher "hit rate" with my MF cameras. For that reason I have been trying to shoot 35mm more, as I felt like clearly the...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 06-28-2009
Replies: 167
Views: 21,506
Posted By ishpop
Chris, "Cold Beer", "Dont Vote", and "Grandpa...

Chris, "Cold Beer", "Dont Vote", and "Grandpa 2004" are all amazing, and all make the respective lenses used seem that much cooler when great photos are taken with them.

Till now, I just have not...
Forum: Optics Theory - 06-24-2009
Replies: 55
Views: 4,250
Posted By ishpop
Didn't we already have a 3D thread? Someone in...

Didn't we already have a 3D thread?

Someone in that other thread summed it up well though. The combination of DoF and lighting, in rare cases, creates a particularly "3D" look.

Most other photos...
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 06-24-2009
Replies: 26
Views: 2,310
Posted By ishpop
I might be headed to Liberia for 6 weeks in...

I might be headed to Liberia for 6 weeks in August, so interesting to see your output. Are you there for work?

All of what you have posted has been interesting, and the Alley shot with the mothers...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-23-2009
Replies: 308
Views: 67,231
Posted By ishpop
CLE!!!! oh wait, its the only M ive owned.

CLE!!!! oh wait, its the only M ive owned.
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 06-22-2009
Replies: 15
Views: 1,746
Posted By ishpop
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vegan

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vegan
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 06-20-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 1,697
Posted By ishpop
hahahaha. Didn't watch through to the end the...

hahahaha. Didn't watch through to the end the first time. funny.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 06-20-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 1,697
Posted By ishpop
so wait, what does the XA have to do with this? ...

so wait, what does the XA have to do with this? :)
Forum: Optics Theory - 06-16-2009
Replies: 45
Views: 6,828
Posted By ishpop
Hi Dingo, so cool you did this DIY adapter! I...

Hi Dingo, so cool you did this DIY adapter!

I realize I am in the minority, but I find the bokeh distracting and unlasing, go figure!!! :)

Regardless, I love these types of experiments. Thanks!
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-16-2009
Replies: 3
Views: 1,226
Posted By ishpop
It's a great year for the PEN(s)!

Stanley cup champions, new smallest interchangeable lens camera, penguin habitats doing well.

:D
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-16-2009
Replies: 60
Views: 8,426
Posted By ishpop
lol, its the same size as the G10 dude.

lol, its the same size as the G10 dude.
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-15-2009
Replies: 518
Views: 42,872
Posted By ishpop
hahahaha, never seen that before! Have you ever...

hahahaha, never seen that before! Have you ever seen photos from it? Sounds like it just used the Epic's lens and out it in a funky new body.
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 06-14-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 1,711
Posted By ishpop
Really great set, you had a couple of real...

Really great set, you had a couple of real standouts in there, but honestly the whole series goes well together. That consistent pastel and creamyness looks great!
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 06-12-2009
Replies: 38
Views: 2,864
Posted By ishpop
What I find interesting about Ektar, with its...

What I find interesting about Ektar, with its fine grain, is that it is so good it looks digital to me. lol.
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-11-2009
Replies: 518
Views: 42,872
Posted By ishpop
Sensor debates are funny. A sensor does not a...

Sensor debates are funny.

A sensor does not a photographer make, it's proven time and time again...
Forum: 120 / 220 film RF's 06-10-2009
Replies: 417
Views: 160,192
Posted By ishpop
Thanks for the portrait examples Todd, that last...

Thanks for the portrait examples Todd, that last one is awesome especially!
Forum: Nikon RF 06-10-2009
Replies: 26
Views: 7,441
Posted By ishpop
nice find!

nice find!
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-09-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 2,541
Posted By ishpop
For the price it costs to get this outrageous...

For the price it costs to get this outrageous bokeh anymore, I am beginning to lean towards doing a self modification, read about it here:

http://www.diyphotography.net/diy_create_your_own_bokeh
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-09-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 2,541
Posted By ishpop
They sell for about a grand, when they go. I was...

They sell for about a grand, when they go. I was looking to buy one but gave up. Looked for about 4 months.

But factor in the conversion, that's another 800 I think.

I don't think thy cover the...
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 06-09-2009
Replies: 85
Views: 4,440
Posted By ishpop
I really like the shot, 3D or not.

I really like the shot, 3D or not.
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 06-09-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 1,081
Posted By ishpop
Thanks! Once it arrives I will give it a 24...

Thanks! Once it arrives I will give it a 24 exp roll and see what happens... :)
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 06-09-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 1,081
Posted By ishpop
bump to the top

bump to the top
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-09-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 2,541
Posted By ishpop
A guy on flickr did it, and it cost a lot, done...

A guy on flickr did it, and it cost a lot, done by the specialty shop in Japan.

http://www.flickr.com/photos/doo3/sets/72157606964301163/

"This lens was a C-mount lens for the 16mm film.
The lens...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 06-09-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 1,081
Posted By ishpop
Using the Canon LTM 50mm 1.2 on a CLE?

Ok, so decided to buy the Canon 1.2 from the classifieds. Not because I don't like my Rokkor-m 40mm, I love it. But for low light, the extra stops could be helpful for night shooting and indoors...
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-08-2009
Replies: 123
Views: 9,962
Posted By ishpop
If only this was the first post in the thread... ...

If only this was the first post in the thread... :)
Forum: 120 / 220 film RF's 06-08-2009
Replies: 417
Views: 160,192
Posted By ishpop
These are all awesome. The one thing I don't see...

These are all awesome. The one thing I don't see though in this thread is shallow DoF shots. Specifically, people shots with DoF. Is the Mamiya not generally used for these types of shots?
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 06-07-2009
Replies: 85
Views: 4,440
Posted By ishpop
I think MarkE's shots are 3d. :)

I think MarkE's shots are 3d.

:)
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 06-07-2009
Replies: 85
Views: 4,440
Posted By ishpop
Let me know if the second set of links worked. If...

Let me know if the second set of links worked. If not my bad, didn't realize you could block people from viewing your stuff on Flickr unless they were your "friend".
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 06-07-2009
Replies: 85
Views: 4,440
Posted By ishpop
Hmmm, I m his Flickr friend, maybe the problem....

Hmmm, I m his Flickr friend, maybe the problem. Try these links instead:

"3D" Pentax 67 shot:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/tommyoshima/2114323047/

T/S...
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-07-2009
Replies: 123
Views: 9,962
Posted By ishpop
Yeah throw on an external finder and configure...

Yeah throw on an external finder and configure the AF to hatever fastest setting it has and have fun with your new digi that actually isn't a big chunk of a camera.
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 06-07-2009
Replies: 85
Views: 4,440
Posted By ishpop
oops, just saw Blackwave's post, which sums my...

oops, just saw Blackwave's post, which sums my thoughts in a more technical and accurate way. :)
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 06-07-2009
Replies: 85
Views: 4,440
Posted By ishpop
Nothing in this thread looks "3d" to me except...

Nothing in this thread looks "3d" to me except the dog shot a bit. Which really shows that it's relative.

To me, a "3d" look is caused by a combination of lighting and DoF. Whereas every time I see...
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