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Forum: Digital Compacts 11-09-2017
Replies: 41
Views: 4,185
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Hey Ron, For sure! I'm still in the process of...

Hey Ron,

For sure! I'm still in the process of editing through but I will post soon.
Forum: Digital Compacts 10-27-2017
Replies: 1,198
Views: 251,315
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
https://i.imgur.com/2yp79Lg.jpg Had an impromptu...

https://i.imgur.com/2yp79Lg.jpg

Had an impromptu shoot while out of town and just had the GR with me.
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-05-2017
Replies: 7
Views: 1,192
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Falling back in love with photography

With switching into a new degree(from photography to finance) , being busy with school and work I haven't had the drive for photography anymore. I stopped trying new things in photoshop, exploring...
Forum: Digital Compacts 07-02-2017
Replies: 5
Views: 1,301
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Wouldn't it be same brightness for live view and...

Wouldn't it be same brightness for live view and captured photo still then? The captured is brighter on the same screen for some reason
Forum: Digital Compacts 07-02-2017
Replies: 5
Views: 1,301
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
GR photos taken are brighter than live view

When I take a photo with it on auto (tav) the photo taken is brighter than the live view image. Any ideas why? Exposure compensation is off
Forum: Photography General Interest 06-07-2017
Replies: 1
Views: 465
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Renting a camera in another country?

I'm travelling to Indonedia in a couple of months, and don't want to lug around my mirrorless system for the whole trip. I was thinking to rent a camera for a couple of days to shoot some portraits...
Forum: Digital Compacts 05-26-2017
Replies: 41
Views: 4,185
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
GR as only vacation camera?

I'm heading to Indonesia later next month and was considering leaving my mirror less at home and just going with the GR. I was wondering if anyone's done this and your thoughts on it. Sometimes...
Forum: Fuji X Series 05-18-2017
Replies: 23
Views: 1,687
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I mean, the cameras have serial numbers so I'd...

I mean, the cameras have serial numbers so I'd hope they wouldnt mess it up
Forum: Fuji X Series 05-18-2017
Replies: 23
Views: 1,687
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
That was my initial assumption too - any way to...

That was my initial assumption too - any way to check if they actually replaced the shutter?
Forum: Fuji X Series 05-18-2017
Replies: 23
Views: 1,687
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Thank you everyone for your help and advice.

Thank you everyone for your help and advice.
Forum: Fuji X Series 05-18-2017
Replies: 23
Views: 1,687
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Positive update:

Positive update:
Forum: Fuji X Series 05-17-2017
Replies: 23
Views: 1,687
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I will argue that initially I just wanted to...

I will argue that initially I just wanted to order the rubber piece for my camera and it was at their suggestion that I sent it in ( I wanted just the piece to install on my own, like I have done...
Forum: Fuji X Series 05-17-2017
Replies: 23
Views: 1,687
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
They provided me with a waybill for Purolator....

They provided me with a waybill for Purolator. Therefore they paid for the carrier and it is on them to make the claim. Insurance is assumed as it would be silly for a company to to cover shipping...
Forum: Fuji X Series 05-17-2017
Replies: 23
Views: 1,687
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Thank you for the advice. Might you know how I...

Thank you for the advice. Might you know how I can find this contact information if needed? I tried googling but couldn't find it
Forum: Fuji X Series 05-17-2017
Replies: 23
Views: 1,687
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
His reply: My Reply: We will see what...

His reply:




My Reply:


We will see what happens...
Forum: Fuji X Series 05-17-2017
Replies: 23
Views: 1,687
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Fuji Canada broke my camera and is trying to make me pay for it

Hi all,

A dilema. I sent my camera to fuji canada for a free rubber replacement. I had emailed asking for a replacement grip and that I would install it myself (like I have on my Nikon's over the...
Forum: Digital Compacts 10-06-2016
Replies: 9
Views: 2,140
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Lanyard for GR?

Hey all,

thinking of buying this lanyard for my...
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-27-2016
Replies: 1
Views: 591
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I do own the rights, there was no transfer of...

I do own the rights, there was no transfer of rights in the contract and:

http://petapixel.com/2012/11/07/canadian-photogs-now-officially-own-the-copyright-to-all-of-their-photos/
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-27-2016
Replies: 1
Views: 591
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Fee for individual photos from step and repeat session

Hey all,

A lady from an awards show step and repeat I shot recently has contacted me requesting photos of herself.

I did the step and repeat at the event for 250$ for a couple hours and was...
Forum: Digital Compacts 05-24-2016
Replies: 4
Views: 940
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Ricoh GR - has your charging port cover ever stretched?

As you all know, the ricoh GR charges through USB, making me open the port cover every time I want to charge it.

I've had bad experiences with the port covers on my nikon bodies stretching and...
Forum: Photo Software 03-28-2016
Replies: 20
Views: 2,399
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
The software itself hasnt been updated in a...

The software itself hasnt been updated in a couple of years so I think they're just letting it go free for good publicity
Forum: Digital Compacts 03-03-2016
Replies: 2
Views: 2,562
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Ricoh GR minimum shutter speed auto iso

Hey all,

How do I set minimum shutter speed for auto iso? I've set 1/60th in the auto iso setting but it still sets 1/40th when I am shooting.
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 02-26-2016
Replies: 70
Views: 6,546
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
They make both nexus phones, which are arguably...

They make both nexus phones, which are arguably the best android phones around today
Forum: Fuji X Series 02-18-2016
Replies: 15
Views: 1,703
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Oh, I wasn't advertising it to sell on here, was...

Oh, I wasn't advertising it to sell on here, was just asking if it's a reasonable price for all included

Edit: I've now placed an ad in the classifieds, hopefully it is approved soon
Forum: Fuji X Series 02-18-2016
Replies: 15
Views: 1,703
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Listed it this morning, got 2 questions with...

Listed it this morning, got 2 questions with nothing further, a low ball, and a scammer.

If I don't get an offer I like, I'm thinking I can stick out the XT1, though I'd prefer...
Forum: Fuji X Series 02-18-2016
Replies: 15
Views: 1,703
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Forgot to mention I came to the XT1 from the X100...

Forgot to mention I came to the XT1 from the X100 and I loved that camera, very nice, except for the ISO and focus issues which are corrected i imaginein the x100T. Also I've heard that the lens in...
Forum: Fuji X Series 02-18-2016
Replies: 15
Views: 1,703
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Fuji Xt1 too professional for me? Downgrade?

Hey everyone,

I've been thinking about this for a long time and wanted to get others opinions on it.

Essentially, the XT1 fits into a weird spot for me. I have a professional Nikon setup for my...
Forum: Fuji X Series 02-15-2016
Replies: 3
Views: 1,706
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
XT1 Peeling/Wearing off rubber

Has anyone dealt with fuji regarding the rubber?

I am no stranger to replacing rubber on my cameras, did it many times on my nikons, but I use my fuji way less than the nikon, and the rubber has...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 12-18-2015
Replies: 53
Views: 4,798
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Some may collect cameras, but the cameras I use...

Some may collect cameras, but the cameras I use are meant to be tools. I buy the best gear that's still reasonably priced and superbly built. Whats the point of having a camera if you're not going to...
Forum: Fuji X Series 11-18-2015
Replies: 0
Views: 859
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I found a solution to the Fuji XT1 Tether issue, for free(both mac and windows!

Hey all,
Essentially all you have to do on your mac is install a virtual machine, install windows, and download the below application. When you open it, create/select a folder in the tether...
Forum: Fuji Digital General Discussion 11-06-2015
Replies: 74
Views: 6,721
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Very true. The x100 lens has a particular...

Very true. The x100 lens has a particular character. While the 23 1.4 is supremely perfect technically. the 1.4 doesn't even have a lens correction profile, it's so well corrected. it's also sharper...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 11-05-2015
Replies: 20
Views: 1,861
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Def consider the exposure on his face, that's the...

Def consider the exposure on his face, that's the most important element of the situation after all.

I'd use the 35mm and maybe push the film one stop. Don't fret about camera shake or subject...
Forum: Fuji X Series 10-20-2015
Replies: 3
Views: 1,651
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Why isn't the Fuji tethering plugin free, or built into the camera?

All the Nikons and Canons I've used have had it built in, from the top pro level to consumer. The XT1 is a pro camera with a pro price, why doesn't it have it? It's annoying when I'm shooting in...
Forum: Fuji X Series 08-20-2015
Replies: 2
Views: 1,277
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
XT1 high speed sync with electronic shutter?

Hey guys, does the XT1 do highspeed sync if i use the electronic shutter rather than the mechanical?
Forum: Fuji X Series 08-19-2015
Replies: 12
Views: 2,452
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I buy cheap batteries off Amazon or Blue Nook,...

I buy cheap batteries off Amazon or Blue Nook, it's always good to have some extras
Forum: Fuji X Lenses & Images 08-02-2015
Replies: 5
Views: 1,741
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
The missing piece - AF assist on strobe

I can't seem to find any flashes that have an AF assist light that works on the XT1. I'd like to make it my professional camera but I can't use it in super dark venues currently.
Forum: Fuji X Series 08-01-2015
Replies: 2
Views: 1,070
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I assume you put a small amount on the rails? I...

I assume you put a small amount on the rails? I wonder how hard it would be to get off if ever needed. I am considering putting the purple one on for that reason. It works for you even though it is...
Forum: Fuji X Series 07-31-2015
Replies: 2
Views: 1,070
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Fuji XT1: Securing eyepiece rubber?

Seems as though I'm always on the verge of losing the eyepiece, any ideas how to secure it on there?
Forum: back alley's In The Bag 07-31-2015
Replies: 53
Views: 6,914
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Probably the Domke F2. It's big enough to hold...

Probably the Domke F2. It's big enough to hold what I need for 99% of jobs, but very low key, easily accessible, and holds just enough not to be uncomfortable during work
Forum: Photo Software 04-07-2015
Replies: 4
Views: 1,514
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
How do you preprocess for Silver EFX PRO?

Hi all,

Wondering what, if any adjustments you do to the image either in lightroom or photoshop, before you bring it into silver efx?
Forum: Fuji X Series 04-04-2015
Replies: 4
Views: 1,566
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
XT1 - what brightness settings for EVF/Screen?

Hey guys,

wondering what brightness you have your screens and evf set to, and what have you found is most accurate?

I have my screen at -1 and my evf at 0
Forum: Digital Compacts 04-04-2015
Replies: 1
Views: 1,604
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Is the Nikon Coolpix A actually pocketable?

Adorama has some refurbs for 300$ and I'm thinking of pulling the trigger..

for the guys that wear jeans, how comfortable/pocketable is the nikon for you?
Forum: Fuji X Lenses & Images 01-20-2015
Replies: 1
Views: 980
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
High Performance Mode

Hi all,

Have you tried the high performance mode on the xt1? how much faster is it? how much more battery life does it use?
Forum: back alley's In The Bag 12-19-2014
Replies: 25
Views: 3,256
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I bought a used Dell U2711 for around 700 a year...

I bought a used Dell U2711 for around 700 a year or two ago but now I see it around for 500. It's a fantastic monitor with 99% adobe rgb and super accurate. Mine is calibrated. It is huge and runs...
Forum: Fuji X Series 12-18-2014
Replies: 1
Views: 1,261
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Fuji XT1 Firmware update WB issue - anyone else getting this?

Check video for example https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5xOr9y9QbfI
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 12-09-2013
Replies: 30
Views: 3,675
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Shooting gloves for Canadian Winter

I'm trying to find a nice thin, warm pair of gloves for shooting out here in Toronto. Any ideas?
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 11-18-2013
Replies: 3
Views: 2,026
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Can I mask a 6x6 negative carrier to 6x4.5? How so?

Hey guys!

I want to print 645 and my school only has 6x6 negative carriers. whats the best/easiest way to mask it to work?
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 09-01-2013
Replies: 7
Views: 1,066
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Why is the x100 such a battery hog?

I can literally shoot almost a full day of sports photography on one 1500mah battery in my nikon d700.. with focus motors constantly working and shutter and all.. while the x100 lasts around 300-400...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 06-04-2013
Replies: 26
Views: 4,663
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
It is if you're eastern european and slightly...

It is if you're eastern european and slightly larger nosed like myself. I shoot DSLRs for work stuff and it still feels rather unnatural using the left eye. Additionally, my left eye is a bit less...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 06-04-2013
Replies: 26
Views: 4,663
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Can't wink my left eye

Hey all,

I can't wink my left eye, which makes it annoying to shoot RFs, which are all designed for right eye. Any solutions to this?
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 10-16-2012
Replies: 15
Views: 3,167
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
hmm, what diffuser did you use on the flash? and...

hmm, what diffuser did you use on the flash? and on or off camera? any flash comp? Just curious as to others styles of club photography.

Here's one of...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 08-26-2012
Replies: 0
Views: 675
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Gary Fong Lightsphere Inverted dome

For the lightsphere, do you guys prefer the light with the dome on or off?
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 06-29-2012
Replies: 13
Views: 2,422
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
hmm, yea but with a grip+3 batteries, and only 4k...

hmm, yea but with a grip+3 batteries, and only 4k shots? :S
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 06-28-2012
Replies: 13
Views: 2,422
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
D700 sale, too good to be true?

hey all.

I came across this while looking for a d700. seems too good to be true. also, the foreign plug in one of the pictures worries me that this may be a scam.

I'd like a second opinion, what...
Forum: Photography General Interest 06-27-2012
Replies: 4
Views: 680
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
oh, and I left my tungsten gels at home. for the...

oh, and I left my tungsten gels at home. for the indoor, I'm debating between using the flash for most of the light, or toning down the flash power and throwing some ambient in. guess I'll see later.
Forum: Photography General Interest 06-27-2012
Replies: 4
Views: 680
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Is that you jammcat, the toronto club/rave...

Is that you jammcat, the toronto club/rave photographer?
Forum: Photography General Interest 06-27-2012
Replies: 4
Views: 680
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Lighting for prom?

Hey all,

I'm shooting prom photos today. I've got my style and lighting down mostly, but was curious if you guys had some tips that may come in handy.

I'm shooting both indoors and out. going to...
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 06-22-2012
Replies: 2
Views: 854
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Olympus Stylus Epic Slide Film

Hey all,

Just loaded a roll of 100 iso slide into this camera. I'm used to shooting slides with nikons and the matrix metering. hows this camera gonna fare?
Forum: Travel 05-28-2012
Replies: 44
Views: 4,949
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
A non lubricated condom? Seriously. those things...

A non lubricated condom? Seriously. those things stretch a lot, and they're quite watertight.

otherwise I'd say a pelican case, or buy a nikonos(they're cheap now)
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 05-22-2012
Replies: 5
Views: 844
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Used Nikon SB800 checklist

i'm looking to buy a used nikon sb800 - while testing it out, what are some things I should make sure work? give me a checklist
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 05-13-2012
Replies: 124
Views: 9,720
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
it does annoy me when people speak to me about...

it does annoy me when people speak to me about cameras. reaffirms the vast perception of the importance of equipment vs what you make with it
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 05-10-2012
Replies: 14
Views: 2,932
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Thank you everyone, for the fantastic tips,...

Thank you everyone, for the fantastic tips, ideas, and observations.
My lighting setup is a bit low-rent and tricky unfortunately (metz flash paired with an umbrella ) - not sure how to improve on...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 05-10-2012
Replies: 14
Views: 2,932
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Studio Pinup Girl

I'm not totally satisfied with this collection of images - though I never am really satisfied. I'd love to know an honest opinion - what works, what I could improve.. what do you like, what do you...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 05-08-2012
Replies: 214
Views: 18,220
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
true. it's around 20-30$ for the FB BW silver...

true. it's around 20-30$ for the FB BW silver gelitan per foot (29xhowever long) though it is only 9$ for the C prints, and they don't look bad.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 05-08-2012
Replies: 214
Views: 18,220
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I don't know about the rest of the people here,...

I don't know about the rest of the people here, but all my digital work (when i want to put it on a wall) is printed on Lambda machines, so I don't have the issues associated with inkjet. I can...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 04-20-2012
Replies: 59
Views: 3,487
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
my 20-35mm annoys me in that it won't focus past...

my 20-35mm annoys me in that it won't focus past 50cm..
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-07-2012
Replies: 33
Views: 4,266
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I love shooting abandoned buildings. feels like...

I love shooting abandoned buildings. feels like you're back in time.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 03-23-2012
Replies: 90
Views: 5,079
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Yes, quite possibly. Though I'd think it would be...

Yes, quite possibly. Though I'd think it would be similar. Same lenses+I'm shooting in raw and working on each photo individually, maybe it's just the feeling..
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 03-23-2012
Replies: 90
Views: 5,079
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
It's mainly about the way it handles tonality,...

It's mainly about the way it handles tonality, especially digital BW(I have silver EFX pro and I feel it doesn't do that fantastic of a job - better than nothing though. the film emulation plugins...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 03-23-2012
Replies: 90
Views: 5,079
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
The medium has a distinct effect on the final...

The medium has a distinct effect on the final content though.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 03-23-2012
Replies: 90
Views: 5,079
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Is it possible to create art with digital?

Not bashing digital(I use it myself) but I find it difficult to use in an artistic fashion, especially for BW. It feels too clean, too restrictive, too unorganic versus traditional. What's your take?
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 02-06-2012
Replies: 40
Views: 2,899
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
hmm, maybe Bill. but it's as if you're used to...

hmm, maybe Bill. but it's as if you're used to shooting with a 20mm and thats your bread and butter, your style. and suddenly you're forced to use a 35 or 50
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 02-06-2012
Replies: 40
Views: 2,899
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
it's just the whole 'what you've come to expect'...

it's just the whole 'what you've come to expect' aspect. don't want to use a 35(or in my case, a 28mm nikkor, with a different 'look' ) to replace the classic 50mm look
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 02-06-2012
Replies: 40
Views: 2,899
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Do you feel less creative with a non-full frame?

Maybe it's cause I come from using film SLRs, but I feel really constrained when I'm using a crop sensor camera, especially with a 50mm. feels like I can't easily make a good image. anyone else get...
Forum: Fixed Lens 35mm RF 06-08-2011
Replies: 7
Views: 1,395
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I shoot fairly close a lot. I've shot a few rolls...

I shoot fairly close a lot. I've shot a few rolls with it and I have noticed some misfocusing on interior shots(shots where I'd shoot wide open, for example)
Forum: Fixed Lens 35mm RF 06-08-2011
Replies: 7
Views: 1,395
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Yes, I was measuring to the film plane. I'm not...

Yes, I was measuring to the film plane. I'm not really up for doing DIY camera repair, I'd probably mess something up. I was using a telephone pole around 150m away for infinity.
Forum: Fixed Lens 35mm RF 06-08-2011
Replies: 7
Views: 1,395
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
My XA is out of alignment?

Hey all.

I put my XA on a tripod, put it to the minimum focusing distance (85cm), found an edge, and moved the tripod until the images lined up. I measured it with a measuring tape, and it read 60cm...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 10-31-2010
Replies: 353
Views: 30,433
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Jupiter 8, tri-x, rodinal.

Jupiter 8, tri-x, rodinal.
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 10-09-2010
Replies: 32
Views: 3,164
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Likes and Dislikes About Your Leica LTM

Curious to see why everyone favors their LTM, and also the parts they don't favor.

LIKES:
Small size,
Quietness
Film loading(i know, a weird one to like, but..)
Classic styling

DISLIKES:
Lens(got a...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 06-14-2010
Replies: 17
Views: 1,808
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Focus\compose or Compose\focus

Which one do you do first, through your Leica III? Composition is first for me, personally.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 06-13-2010
Replies: 8
Views: 1,370
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Amount of Keepers

When I get a roll of prints or slides from the lab, and I have a low amount of keepers, I feel like I've wasted a roll, and look on how to improve. One such way is 'don't take the shot unless you...
Forum: Optics Theory - 06-05-2010
Replies: 11
Views: 1,606
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
How do you see?

How do you see, in regards to focal lengths? I personally cannot shoot a 50mm, unless it's straight head\shoulders portraits. How about you? I'm best with a 35\28
Added: I also use my leica iii less,...
Forum: FSU Former Soviet Union RF 05-09-2010
Replies: 15
Views: 1,387
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Do you feel they are better than the J-8 lenses?

Do you feel they are better than the J-8 lenses?
Forum: FSU Former Soviet Union RF 05-09-2010
Replies: 15
Views: 1,387
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Thinking of buying a I-22

I'm considering buying a I-22 for my leica III, to somewhat replace my J-8.
I prefer the size of the I-22, the ability to collapse it, and the fact that it does not obscure the VF. I also almost...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 04-12-2010
Replies: 70
Views: 2,404
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
every photographer i know has an iphone

every photographer i know has an iphone
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 04-02-2010
Replies: 47
Views: 3,137
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I actually really liked the feel when I borrowed...

I actually really liked the feel when I borrowed a D200 for club photography [needed digital], a much better feeling in hand than my N90s.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 04-01-2010
Replies: 47
Views: 3,137
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I probably just need to sell it and get an F3....

I probably just need to sell it and get an F3. It's probably not the SLR, its the computerized stuff.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 04-01-2010
Replies: 47
Views: 3,137
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
The Nikon doesn't 'feel' right?

After using my RF for so long, I pick up my nikon, and it doesn't feel comfortable to use. I want to use it for the wide lens, the built in metering, but it just doesn't feel right..

Anyone else...
Forum: FSU Former Soviet Union RF 03-05-2010
Replies: 10
Views: 1,063
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I've had my J-8 CLAd at fedka and it works...

I've had my J-8 CLAd at fedka and it works amazingly now.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 01-09-2010
Replies: 24
Views: 2,540
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Indeed, I just feel that if i could more easily...

Indeed, I just feel that if i could more easily see the whole picture, i'd have better photos.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 01-09-2010
Replies: 24
Views: 2,540
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I didn't like my 15mm finder. It was too large,...

I didn't like my 15mm finder. It was too large, so my eye had to search around, and that prevented me from seeing the whole picture as one, and my composition suffered.
Forum: Optics Theory - 01-02-2010
Replies: 42
Views: 5,318
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
The 50mm lens.

It's the classic do everything lens. So why does it sit in my pelican case 95% of the time? I use my 28mm most of the time, I just prefer the look of it. I use it in conjunction with a bounced flash...
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 12-30-2009
Replies: 316
Views: 29,187
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I recently lost my 15mm... I hope it's up there...

I recently lost my 15mm... I hope it's up there with him.
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 12-30-2009
Replies: 316
Views: 29,187
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Al Kaplan has passed away :(

http://thepriceofsilver.blogspot.com/2009/12/passing-of-alan-kaplan.html
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 12-28-2009
Replies: 21
Views: 1,527
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I do hope the N90s meter will be as good as my...

I do hope the N90s meter will be as good as my prior F5's meter.
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 12-28-2009
Replies: 21
Views: 1,527
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
On the bright side, I picked up a nice N90s Nikon...

On the bright side, I picked up a nice N90s Nikon today. I'm somewhat upset, but the rest of the night went well, so it wasn't a total loss.
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 12-28-2009
Replies: 21
Views: 1,527
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Nope, not in Vancouver. I live in Kitchener, ON,...

Nope, not in Vancouver. I live in Kitchener, ON, and last night the torch came through.

Joe, I don't think someone unscrewed it. I unscrewed it to check if the shutter of my old Leica was working...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 12-28-2009
Replies: 21
Views: 1,527
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Ugh, 15mm... Lost.

Hey all. I somehow lost my 15mm lens - it screwed off my leica and dropped to the ground somewhere downtown last night :(

I miss it.

Marko :(
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-27-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 1,101
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
It's a tiny point and shoot! :) I think i've...

It's a tiny point and shoot! :) I think i've narrowed it down to the leica, and bringing a borrowed DSLR to act as a high volume cam and lightmeter.
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-27-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 1,101
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I guess not, maybe I should have said simply;...

I guess not, maybe I should have said simply; demonstration.

Regarding the Olympus comment - I do have a olympus digital that I carry everywhere, which I'll probably be bringing.
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-27-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 1,101
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
My coat pocket isn't large enough to fit my Leica...

My coat pocket isn't large enough to fit my Leica :S It's quite small, and not really meant for putting things in.
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-27-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 1,101
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Shooting a anti-olympics demonstration, camera/lens choice.

Hey all. I'm shooting an anti olympics demonstration, and I need help on cam/lens choice. I'd rather not carry 2 bodies, especially considering I only have one strap. I'm debating between a Leica...
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 12-25-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 1,208
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Mine has a lightleak now, which I cannot for the...

Mine has a lightleak now, which I cannot for the life of me see where it is.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 12-24-2009
Replies: 17
Views: 1,576
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
The layout is quite different, though I suppose I...

The layout is quite different, though I suppose I will quickly learn it.

People with the N90 - I disliked the AF bracket, found it too 'wide' while on my F5 it was nice and precise. Anyone had...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 12-24-2009
Replies: 40
Views: 3,186
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Plastic Bodied SLRS?

I'm purchasing a Nikon N90s/F90x soon, and besides the point and shoots I've bought, it is my first plastic bodied camera. I know I have preconceptions of plastic being cheap, but this camera seems...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 12-24-2009
Replies: 17
Views: 1,576
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I agree. It's the perfect combo of everything....

I agree. It's the perfect combo of everything. For most photography, I don't need the extreme speed or build of the F5.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 12-24-2009
Replies: 17
Views: 1,576
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Any idea what's the problem with my F5? When I...

Any idea what's the problem with my F5? When I press the AF button it focuses to the minimum distance, and then stops. When using MF, the focus assist lights up when I have the correct focus...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 12-24-2009
Replies: 48
Views: 2,912
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I would actually love a full frame fisheye!

I would actually love a full frame fisheye!
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 12-24-2009
Replies: 17
Views: 1,576
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
It had something to do with the lens mount not...

It had something to do with the lens mount not being sealed enough, and water getting into the AF motor.

I must say, the controls for the N90s are a bit different, and while the metering is nowhere...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 12-23-2009
Replies: 17
Views: 1,576
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Do you think it is worth it? I mean, a new(used)...

Do you think it is worth it? I mean, a new(used) one is pretty cheap, and I would prefer a F4 anyhow.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 12-23-2009
Replies: 17
Views: 1,576
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I've borrowed one for a shoot once. It seems...

I've borrowed one for a shoot once. It seems quite well built, pretty fast in AF and general shooting, and as an added bonus is a pound lighter than the F5. It has a pretty great metering system as...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 12-23-2009
Replies: 17
Views: 1,576
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Nikon F5 seems fixed!

After having my F5 damaged while using it in a downpour a year ago, I put some fresh batteries in it, and it works! I don't have a lens or flash currently, so I have to wait until tomorrow to try it...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 12-23-2009
Replies: 48
Views: 2,912
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Would you recommend I keep the 15mm for shooting...

Would you recommend I keep the 15mm for shooting structures and places, and use a SLR/28mm for people?
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 12-23-2009
Replies: 48
Views: 2,912
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I'm hoping to somehow trade for a 21mm F4......

I'm hoping to somehow trade for a 21mm F4... Anyone?

In addition to that, I'm buying a Nikon SLR next week, so I can finally use my 28mm once again.
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 12-23-2009
Replies: 48
Views: 2,912
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
35's a bit long for me, I'm thinking something...

35's a bit long for me, I'm thinking something like 21-24mm.
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 12-23-2009
Replies: 48
Views: 2,912
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
That just increases the distortion. I'm already...

That just increases the distortion. I'm already close enough where I like my composition, but the lens just distorts badly.
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 12-23-2009
Replies: 48
Views: 2,912
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I don't have anything that I like - that lens is...

I don't have anything that I like - that lens is my only lens, and I do get good results from it, just not in all situations.
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 12-23-2009
Replies: 48
Views: 2,912
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I just can't seem to like the 15mm.

Hey RFF. I've tried to like the 15mm, but I just can't. My problem is, 90% of my photography is people, and unless i put them facing me, dead centre, they're terribly distorted. The near/far...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 12-22-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 1,206
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Bounced, or just held at the side?

Bounced, or just held at the side?
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 12-22-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 1,206
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Hmm, I do wish I could afford one, I once used a...

Hmm, I do wish I could afford one, I once used a 17-40L and loved it.

And I wish I had a Leica lens, I have the inexpensive, but still great Voigtlander 15mm.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 12-22-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 1,206
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
So if I stick to negative film, and around 1m, I...

So if I stick to negative film, and around 1m, I should be good? I'm considering buying a Metz 45 series eventually.

A wide for the Nikon sounds good, if I could afford it. How do superwide SLR...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 12-22-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 1,095
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I may be different, but I don't mind what...

I may be different, but I don't mind what condition the camera is in, as long as it works perfectly/well.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 12-22-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 1,206
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Idea: SB-600, 15mm, and Leica.

I have a Nikon SB-600, but only a 28mm on my nikon. the SB has a 17mm adapter so I'm thinking to attach it to my leica, with the 15mm.

I'd like to use it for clubbing photos, so I'm thinking to use...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 12-22-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 1,095
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Thanks Raid! I just don't know if anyone would...

Thanks Raid! I just don't know if anyone would even do a trade, what do you think?
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 12-22-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 1,095
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I have a few problems with the Canon P - The...

I have a few problems with the Canon P - The easily wrinkled shutter curtains, the back loading(for some reason I really prefer bottom) and that it's not an M, so it cannot take many of the new,...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 12-22-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 1,095
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I somewhat agree.. maybe I shouldn't trade/sell...

I somewhat agree.. maybe I shouldn't trade/sell my first Leica.

Though I see something like this...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 12-22-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 1,095
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Wanting a trade...

Hey all.

I've always wanted an M, so much that I would part with my favourite lens, and shoot a Jupiter 8 for a while, to have one.

I'd like to trade a EX condition Leica IIIa with 15mm VF[bgn...
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-21-2009
Replies: 32
Views: 2,717
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I use my Nikon for party/DJing/Club photos,...

I use my Nikon for party/DJing/Club photos, because of the automation, which includes the flash, and also for paid work, because it has the 28mm and 50mm.

I use my leica and 15mm as a everyday...
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 12-21-2009
Replies: 10
Views: 4,591
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I don't understand why the Zeiss version doesn't...

I don't understand why the Zeiss version doesn't have RF coupling and the CV one does. Wouldn't RF coupling be needed more at the Zeisses f2.8 than the CVs 4.5?
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 12-19-2009
Replies: 68
Views: 7,783
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
For an example of electronic shutters and...

For an example of electronic shutters and longevity, look at the Nikon F3.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 12-17-2009
Replies: 68
Views: 7,783
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I must say my former Nikon F5 worked perfectly in...

I must say my former Nikon F5 worked perfectly in extreme cold, besides the fact that the batteries ran out far too quickly.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 12-17-2009
Replies: 68
Views: 7,783
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Hmm, if I take my leica out in the real cold and...

Hmm, if I take my leica out in the real cold and use it, and keep it cold, ie not under a jacket - will it damage the shutter if the lubricant is old? I'd like to test it out but I'm worried.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 12-17-2009
Replies: 68
Views: 7,783
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I think the largest problem with Leicas is often...

I think the largest problem with Leicas is often the lubricant. I know, shooting mine at around 0C or a bit lower, the shutter still exposed well, but the advance was stiffer.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 12-17-2009
Replies: 68
Views: 7,783
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
How durable is the Leica?

Besides the RF being knocked out of alighment, how durable are Leicas in regards to drops, bumps, and dents? Say, I'm using a ultrawide on mine, which takes the VF/RF out of the equation. So that...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 12-14-2009
Replies: 12
Views: 1,348
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I personally had my J-8 CLA'd by Fedka's guy, and...

I personally had my J-8 CLA'd by Fedka's guy, and now it's perfect on my Leica.

Just shoot Yuri a email, he'll tell you quickly.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-13-2009
Replies: 427
Views: 81,195
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Nokia N95 8GB. 5 MP. It's interesting that this...

Nokia N95 8GB. 5 MP. It's interesting that this camera has less noise than my digital point and shoot.
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 12-13-2009
Replies: 2
Views: 644
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Well, it is my only non-digital, 35mm camera, so...

Well, it is my only non-digital, 35mm camera, so I don't think I'll sell it anytime soon - the matte coating on the plastic is all worn away from use as well - you don't see 15mm anymore.

The...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 12-13-2009
Replies: 2
Views: 644
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Hacking the 15mm VF for my Leica III

With my 15mm VF on my Leica, I do not have enough clearance to lift the shutter speed dial to change speeds. Any idea how to fix this? Is it safe to sand the bottom of the finder a bit to make it...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 12-05-2009
Replies: 10
Views: 1,253
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
That's too bad :( I've used Nikon SLR's in -15,...

That's too bad :( I've used Nikon SLR's in -15, but have never tried the Leica. It's too bad because it's my only manual camera.
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 12-05-2009
Replies: 10
Views: 1,253
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Winter and the Leica III

I've never used my Leica in cold temps, and I'm wondering how it's gonna fare. It gets cold in Canada.. What's your experience been?
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 12-02-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 673
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Bob, the camera handles SDHC. I exchanged the...

Bob, the camera handles SDHC. I exchanged the card for a 4GB SanDisk, and it's working perfectly now. Another plus of the camera - put it on P, set the ISO to 400, and it makes a great, tiny...
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 12-02-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 673
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Memory card problems?

Just bought a Olympus Tough 6000 and a 8GB micro SD to go with it. I have a problem however - only 1/3 of the time does the camera even recognize the card in the camera. Maybe thats why the card was...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 11-22-2009
Replies: 10
Views: 1,263
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
It is so hard.. I'm still getting used to my 15mm...

It is so hard.. I'm still getting used to my 15mm after 3 months. take pictures of interesting objects, such as large metropolis areas, also, use leading lines.
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 11-18-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 1,208
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Olympus Stylus Tough?

Been looking at this camera to use as a daily shooter, to replace my Nokia N95 phone. How's the image quality; does it suffer because of the toughness?
Forum: Optics Theory - 11-09-2009
Replies: 6
Views: 1,123
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I agree that it is extreme, but my style is, use...

I agree that it is extreme, but my style is, use the 50 for straight portraits, 15 for everything else.

I'm also worried about regretting the trade later on..
Forum: Optics Theory - 11-09-2009
Replies: 6
Views: 1,123
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I also own a 50mm, and I shoot bands, parties,...

I also own a 50mm, and I shoot bands, parties, and photojournalism style.
Forum: Optics Theory - 11-09-2009
Replies: 6
Views: 1,123
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
15 for 21mm?

Hey all.

Just saw http://www.rangefinderforum.com/photopost-classifieds/showproduct.php/product/18731/limit/recent

in the classifieds, and I'm considering trading, as sometimes, my 15mm is just...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-08-2009
Replies: 2
Views: 617
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
W/NW Security Measures

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2799/4088634878_ba547f01fd.jpg

Nokia N95.
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 11-06-2009
Replies: 101
Views: 10,521
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Good idea! Except that 'spoil' has a negative...

Good idea! Except that 'spoil' has a negative connotation - can we use 'reward,' it sounds so much better.
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 11-06-2009
Replies: 101
Views: 10,521
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Save the arts, **** the war.

Save the arts, **** the war.
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 11-06-2009
Replies: 101
Views: 10,521
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
It's more about I feel that I need to use the...

It's more about I feel that I need to use the 50mm more, because I haven't used it at all in the past month or two, versus I feel the need to use the 15mm more, because I haven't shot it enough to be...
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 11-06-2009
Replies: 101
Views: 10,521
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I feel that a excess of gear creates confusion,...

I feel that a excess of gear creates confusion, i.e. what am I shooting with today..
I even debate between having the 15mm or 50mm on the Leica, and thats my only camera.
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 11-05-2009
Replies: 5
Views: 1,789
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I'm choosing a hardcase for crush proof-ness. I'm...

I'm choosing a hardcase for crush proof-ness. I'm protecting my camera from impacts, specifically from falling from a bicycle, and dropping the case while hiking. I'm not using it for storage, just...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 11-03-2009
Replies: 39
Views: 3,392
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I'm confused... I'm shooting a Leica, not a...

I'm confused... I'm shooting a Leica, not a 'classic old camera.'
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 11-03-2009
Replies: 39
Views: 3,392
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
What premium? It cost less than the film Nikon...

What premium? It cost less than the film Nikon body I was shooting with previously.
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 11-02-2009
Replies: 5
Views: 1,789
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Question about Leica and Pelican cases

I just bought a Pelican 1300 hard case for my Leica, and before I cut the foam I have a few questions.

1. I have a 15mm VF on my leica, which sticks up above the camera. I don't want to have to take...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 10-31-2009
Replies: 39
Views: 3,392
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
It is :D It's just like any other camera, except...

It is :D It's just like any other camera, except its a RF.
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 10-31-2009
Replies: 39
Views: 3,392
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Omg, leica?

Every photographer acts surprised when I tell them I shoot with a Leica.

Why is that? It's just a tool, like any other camera.
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 10-29-2009
Replies: 85
Views: 5,551
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
How is this camera? I used to have one, but it...

How is this camera? I used to have one, but it never worked properly.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 10-27-2009
Replies: 5
Views: 798
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I biked over the other day, and no cameras :(

I biked over the other day, and no cameras :(
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 10-26-2009
Replies: 12
Views: 1,213
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Hey Alan, sadly its already over. It was a good...

Hey Alan, sadly its already over. It was a good one though!
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 10-24-2009
Replies: 20
Views: 979
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I agree with Al - separate finders are really not...

I agree with Al - separate finders are really not that big of a deal, though I would enjoy being able to 'see outside the framelines', as you can on most M bodies.
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 10-24-2009
Replies: 20
Views: 979
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I'll try to start looking for vertical lines to...

I'll try to start looking for vertical lines to focus on then! I'm around a meter and a bit away - my portraits are pretty close up.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 10-24-2009
Replies: 5
Views: 798
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Phone tips?

Hey all,

Since my olympus P&S broke recently, i've turned to my phone as an everyday camera. It has a surprising amount of options; ISO settings, flash on/off, white balance, grid in the VF,...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 10-23-2009
Replies: 20
Views: 979
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Too bad I can't take most of the advice, as my...

Too bad I can't take most of the advice, as my Leica has separate VF/RF windows.
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 10-23-2009
Replies: 20
Views: 979
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
My RF is perfectly aligned, very bright, and the...

My RF is perfectly aligned, very bright, and the diopter is fine. I think it's just the complicatedness of the face, and that I'm not taking that much care in focusing?
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 10-23-2009
Replies: 20
Views: 979
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Yep, separate. I'm having trouble with having a...

Yep, separate. I'm having trouble with having a complicated focus target, eg the eye.
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 10-23-2009
Replies: 20
Views: 979
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
My 'target area' is out of focus. I'm certain my...

My 'target area' is out of focus. I'm certain my RF and lens are calibrated, i just had the lens [Jupiter 8] CLA'd recently, and i focused on a close, simple object[stick] and it was perfect. I'm...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 10-22-2009
Replies: 20
Views: 979
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Focusing?

Hey all,

I haven't been using my 50mm lens on my Leica iii at all lately because I find it difficult to focus perfectly(I shoot a lot of portraits with it) through the RF, and instead I have been...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 10-16-2009
Replies: 20
Views: 1,967
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I keep my Leica in a Pelican case, which goes in...

I keep my Leica in a Pelican case, which goes in my messenger bag.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 10-12-2009
Replies: 147
Views: 9,650
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Ah, thats true. One persons view of what is art...

Ah, thats true. One persons view of what is art may be totally different from anothers.

Regarding "Try trespassing at my house" - a persons home, and an abandoned hospital or factory are two...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 10-12-2009
Replies: 147
Views: 9,650
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Most "Urbexers" that I know do not break into...

Most "Urbexers" that I know do not break into buildings - rather, they find existing entrances to the building. I personally have shot abandoned buildings, have never damaged anything, or broken in,...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 10-12-2009
Replies: 147
Views: 9,650
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
But it's abandoned, and you're not...

But it's abandoned, and you're not breaking/taking anything. Its for the art.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 10-12-2009
Replies: 147
Views: 9,650
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Al is totally right. Also, Al, your 15mm is...

Al is totally right. Also, Al, your 15mm is perfect for it, so I wanna see more abandonment photos from you :P

Going into abandoned buildings is fun, historical, peaceful, and memorable.
Forum: FSU Former Soviet Union RF 10-12-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 2,265
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Sounds good - 3 LR44/SR44s taped together with a...

Sounds good - 3 LR44/SR44s taped together with a spacer, on the plus or minus side of the batteries?

What's the general opinion on the meter?
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 10-12-2009
Replies: 147
Views: 9,650
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Check out UER.ca for tons of info on this type of...

Check out UER.ca for tons of info on this type of stuff. I'd say, go for it, but don't have any weapons/tools on you in case you get caught. If they see that you're just a photographer, they'll let...
Forum: FSU Former Soviet Union RF 10-12-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 2,265
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Sverdlovsk-6 Batteries?

Hey all.

Just wondering what kind of batteries are usable in this meter?
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 10-11-2009
Replies: 12
Views: 1,213
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Yeah, thats totally true - its hard to make...

Yeah, thats totally true - its hard to make photos with a superwide where the eye has a place to settle, because it just takes so much in.

Thanks for the crit :)
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 10-11-2009
Replies: 12
Views: 1,213
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Critique - "Morning"

Hey all.

I'm considering putting this shot in a small exhibition I have coming up later this month. Would like your comments/critique on it, and how it could possibly be...
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 10-09-2009
Replies: 18
Views: 3,811
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Whats with the love/hate affair with Youxin?

Whats with the love/hate affair with Youxin?
Forum: Olympus RF 10-06-2009
Replies: 22
Views: 2,932
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
It's actually a pretty expensive camera - for me...

It's actually a pretty expensive camera - for me as a student at least. :P I don't own any M leicas, only a old screwmount one :D
I have taken up fishing actually!
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 10-06-2009
Replies: 6
Views: 790
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I keep mine set to 1m for everything, set it to...

I keep mine set to 1m for everything, set it to infinity for long distance, and if i'm really close I estimate the distance.
Forum: Olympus RF 10-02-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 1,204
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Erm, its not a very old camera [bought new in...

Erm, its not a very old camera [bought new in 2004?] and also has neoprene/rubber light seals.

I think it's a problem with the back fitting on or something.
Forum: Olympus RF 10-01-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 1,204
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Light leak?!

So, somehow a light leak has appeared in my Olympus stylus epic, from the back i assume(its not as secure as it used to be, creaks a bit)

How can I fix this?
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 09-25-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 543
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Shoot a drugstore roll of color, get it deved one...

Shoot a drugstore roll of color, get it deved one hour and put your fears to rest.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 09-23-2009
Replies: 168
Views: 10,459
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
When that happens, i'll pick up a Digital M....

When that happens, i'll pick up a Digital M.

The show must go on.
Forum: Off Topic 09-21-2009
Replies: 1
Views: 397
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Trading my blackberry bold for a nokia n95?

I'm thinking about trading my phone for the nokia, mainly for the N series design and operating system, and also for the camera. I'm sure there are some tech guys on RFF :P What do you think?
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 09-16-2009
Replies: 36
Views: 3,265
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
My local abandoned apartment building is now...

My local abandoned apartment building is now totally closed up :( Did you manage to go inside?
Forum: Olympus RF 09-15-2009
Replies: 22
Views: 2,932
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
That combo=love I never saw the XA as a BW...

That combo=love

I never saw the XA as a BW camera. The vignetting, the super high sharpness, just seems suited for high contrast/saturation color.
Forum: Olympus RF 09-15-2009
Replies: 22
Views: 2,932
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Personally, I found the VF[not RF] of the XA...

Personally, I found the VF[not RF] of the XA better than any of my cameras VFs, excluding the 15mm VF that came with that lens. Plus, with the XA I was always thinking, which one do I take...
Forum: Olympus RF 09-15-2009
Replies: 22
Views: 2,932
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Umm, well the lens renders everything so sharply,...

Umm, well the lens renders everything so sharply, especially nature shots, and I don't like that look personally. It also seems slightly blown out, undersaturated, and very sharp. I did really enjoy...
Forum: Olympus RF 09-15-2009
Replies: 22
Views: 2,932
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Should I pick up another XA?

Hey all. My Olympus XA died while on vacation, and I'm considering picking up another one. My main concerns are:

The RF patch will be crappy.
I already have a Stylus Epic, which is pretty much the...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 09-15-2009
Replies: 5
Views: 813
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
I'm using a 15mm. It's quite tight.

I'm using a 15mm. It's quite tight.
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 09-15-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 1,547
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
It turned out alright. I didn't like the look of...

It turned out alright. I didn't like the look of direct flash, or the viewpoint of the 50mm lens.
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 09-15-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 1,547
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
My IIIa has sync added, and works with electronic...

My IIIa has sync added, and works with electronic flash @ 1/20th.
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 09-13-2009
Replies: 5
Views: 813
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Frame Spacing?

I've noticed that the frame spacing on my IIIa is a lot tighter(twice) as my 'modern' cameras. It's not a problem - Just have to pay more attention when cutting film, but is this normal?
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 09-13-2009
Replies: 14
Views: 1,815
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Some ass was buying Jons bulk foam kits, and...

Some ass was buying Jons bulk foam kits, and cutting then down and reselling them. Took a real chunk out of his business as I recall, so now he only sells precut stuff. He'll probably precut for any...
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 09-12-2009
Replies: 33
Views: 3,781
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
Don't forget about the Olympus Stylus Epic! Has...

Don't forget about the Olympus Stylus Epic! Has everything you want but exp comp[has a spotmeter] and is cheap!
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 09-12-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 1,782
Posted By MarkoKovacevic
The XA series+Cross processed slide film=love

The XA series+Cross processed slide film=love
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