Go Back   Rangefinderforum.com > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 199 of 1000
Search took 12.67 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: umcelinho
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 08-23-2019
Replies: 36
Views: 5,874
Posted By umcelinho
it's a stellar camera. to be quite frank, my 2...

it's a stellar camera. to be quite frank, my 2 favourite rangefinders are the M4 and the Hexar RF - one being a fully mechanic pleasure experience, the other being the most automatic rangefinder I...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 08-23-2019
Replies: 65
Views: 12,440
Posted By umcelinho
the pre-asph 35mm lux profile seems to work...

the pre-asph 35mm lux profile seems to work better than the asph 35 lux, but what I do is to apply the correct Nokton 40/1.2 correction profile on Lightroom on post.
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 08-01-2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1,633
Posted By umcelinho
I'm with you on the iso 2500 as tops. shot with...

I'm with you on the iso 2500 as tops. shot with 800 as max for a while, then bumped it to 1600. then felt that 2500 didn't have a significant loss of quality vs 1600. it really handles some low light...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 08-01-2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1,633
Posted By umcelinho
I was going to disagree with you, but then the...

I was going to disagree with you, but then the "sequence of 35mm shots becomes boring" part came and I kinda agree with you now. But depending on where he's going and his style of shooting he might...
Forum: Photography General Interest 08-01-2019
Replies: 9,046
Views: 888,421
Posted By umcelinho
technically not a purchase, but I've rescued my...

technically not a purchase, but I've rescued my MP240 from a shop where I had left it for sale. welcome back, baby.
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 07-25-2019
Replies: 488
Views: 25,955
Posted By umcelinho
quite nice!

quite nice!
Forum: Sony Alpha / NEX News / General Discussion 07-16-2019
Replies: 17
Views: 955
Posted By umcelinho
this, so much. I regret having sold mine. Will...

this, so much. I regret having sold mine. Will probably buy another used one. That sensor is such a beast.
Forum: Photography General Interest 06-11-2019
Replies: 108
Views: 2,999
Posted By umcelinho
I tape all my Fujis so people will think I have a...

I tape all my Fujis so people will think I have a Leica!

https://i.imgur.com/uN0iKii.jpg
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 04-25-2019
Replies: 12
Views: 1,873
Posted By umcelinho
MP240 user here. Just got myself an M10. The...

MP240 user here. Just got myself an M10.

The shutter sounds weird and louder. I was expecting a bigger improvement in high iso, but it seems that 3200 is the max acceptable (to me), so not a big...
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 04-25-2019
Replies: 43
Views: 1,919
Posted By umcelinho
It's funny how I never felt the need for anything...

It's funny how I never felt the need for anything like a thumb rest with all my film Ms but now with the digital ones I find myself enjoying having them. Particularly useful for vertical shots.
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 04-25-2019
Replies: 32
Views: 4,429
Posted By umcelinho
Got an M10, arrived here Monday. Coming from the...

Got an M10, arrived here Monday. Coming from the MP240, I am pretty frustrated with the sound of the shutter, its more like a CLAC than a TCHUC, so I feel I'm disturbing more the environment; and...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 04-15-2019
Replies: 65
Views: 12,440
Posted By umcelinho
Or you can tape the preview lever in the 35mm...

Or you can tape the preview lever in the 35mm position so you get framelines slightly larger than what the lens will capture. I have been finding it more interesting to shoot it that way, vs using...
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 04-09-2019
Replies: 56
Views: 6,722
Posted By umcelinho
I've used both the WCL and the TCL, imho the WCL...

I've used both the WCL and the TCL, imho the WCL has a perfect balance on the X100 series, which doesn't quite apply to the TCl, it's rather large and heavy and there is only a slight gain in subject...
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 04-09-2019
Replies: 56
Views: 6,722
Posted By umcelinho
the X100F is AMAZING for daily use. light,...

the X100F is AMAZING for daily use. light, silent, versatile, i absolutely adore the hybrid finder. to be quite frank I only sold mine because I got myself an RX1Rii due to its fab sensor (fullframe,...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 04-02-2019
Replies: 15
Views: 1,317
Posted By umcelinho
Good point. It would probably be just a tad...

Good point. It would probably be just a tad quicker to frame but then placing the finder on the camera and removing it would be a bit more troublesome, I guess. The way it is done now it's just a...
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-01-2019
Replies: 119
Views: 2,303
Posted By umcelinho
an X100 series but fullframe with the A7Sii...

an X100 series but fullframe with the A7Sii sensor and that magical 35/2 Sonnar.
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-01-2019
Replies: 119
Views: 2,303
Posted By umcelinho
A Leica M4 with the Sony A7Rii sensor. No info on...

A Leica M4 with the Sony A7Rii sensor. No info on the viewfinder, just as it is. And an aperture priority setting. And the 1/32000 electronic shutter for really silent shooting when needed.
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 03-29-2019
Replies: 112
Views: 5,646
Posted By umcelinho
it's a fantastic camera. to me, the only downside...

it's a fantastic camera. to me, the only downside would be the high iso performance, but that's coming from me being spoiled by the A7Rii/RX1Rii fantastic sensor. I shoot at iso 1600 max with the...
Forum: Fuji X Series 03-08-2019
Replies: 32
Views: 1,314
Posted By umcelinho
Yodobashi has a discount when you buy using VISA...

Yodobashi has a discount when you buy using VISA cards, that I'm sure. You gotta check though if it's worth the difference, because from what I've felt prices are somewhat similar to the ones in the...
Forum: Fuji X Series 03-08-2019
Replies: 32
Views: 1,314
Posted By umcelinho
If you could buy a backup camera anywhere during...

If you could buy a backup camera anywhere during your trip, perhaps leave it to chance and IF you have an issue with the M240, then go to a shop and get a backup. Unless you'd want to use them side...
Forum: RFF News 01-03-2019
Replies: 151
Views: 8,753
Posted By umcelinho
I just want an R-D1 with a fullframe sensor that...

I just want an R-D1 with a fullframe sensor that has decent high iso performance. just that. it'd be my dream camera.
Forum: RFF News 01-03-2019
Replies: 151
Views: 8,753
Posted By umcelinho
sums it up beautifully

sums it up beautifully
Forum: RFF News 01-03-2019
Replies: 151
Views: 8,753
Posted By umcelinho
if it cost 10% of what they're going for, it'd...

if it cost 10% of what they're going for, it'd feel appealing. but an apsc electronic shutter camera for 3.5k euro, seriously... nope.
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 12-31-2018
Replies: 15
Views: 1,317
Posted By umcelinho
I'll likely glue the shoe to the gaffer tape to...

I'll likely glue the shoe to the gaffer tape to make it more stable and look cleaner. as it is it gives a tiny bid of play if you fiddle with it. I prefer to not do anything permanent for now,...
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 12-31-2018
Replies: 47
Views: 2,495
Posted By umcelinho
I wonder what lenses can you Putin it.

I wonder what lenses can you Putin it.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 12-31-2018
Replies: 84
Views: 3,192
Posted By umcelinho
M4, if you don't need the meter. It has a better...

M4, if you don't need the meter. It has a better finder, it feels better overall also. Make sure you get one with the curved rectangle sides on the viewfinder (there are two version, this one gives...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 12-31-2018
Replies: 18
Views: 802
Posted By umcelinho
for the use you will put it through, I'd say go...

for the use you will put it through, I'd say go with the Hadley Pro. The small is great for daily commute: a camera with a lens attached and a spare lens, and then i'll also place sunglasses, maybe a...
Forum: Sony Alpha Mirrorless - All Models 12-30-2018
Replies: 62
Views: 6,590
Posted By umcelinho
I really wish I had seen the $100 sale for the...

I really wish I had seen the $100 sale for the Tech Art adapter in time. Bummer.

Seems like a great option fo shoot RF lenses on a Sony. I've been using the Voigtlander VM-E and it's wonderful....
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 12-30-2018
Replies: 15
Views: 1,317
Posted By umcelinho
Hi, guys, I'm aware of the Voigtlander double...

Hi, guys, I'm aware of the Voigtlander double shoe, but it's usually hard to find and when it shows up, it's not cheap.

I'm using a thumbs up on the MP240, so the actual camera shoe is already...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 12-30-2018
Replies: 15
Views: 1,317
Posted By umcelinho
So I've done this test with gaffer tape and a...

So I've done this test with gaffer tape and a cold shoe I've cannibalised from a crappy P&S and it turned out quite alright! Parallax seems to not be an issue even in closer shots. For really close...
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-30-2018
Replies: 70
Views: 1,524
Posted By umcelinho
Thanks, Raid. It's good to be back as well :) I...

Thanks, Raid. It's good to be back as well :)

I had quit rangefinders as I shot colour film and could never justify getting myself a digital rf. So I had a run with Fuji X cameras, then Sony...
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-29-2018
Replies: 70
Views: 1,524
Posted By umcelinho
I have been quite an absent member lately :)...

I have been quite an absent member lately :)

But I've been shooting mostly with:

- RX1Rii: this camera is a beast, I adore it. Sucks light out of nothing, the sensor is ridiculous, deals...
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 10-14-2018
Replies: 1,736
Views: 440,647
Posted By umcelinho
lovely autumn tones!

lovely autumn tones!
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 10-11-2018
Replies: 29
Views: 2,812
Posted By umcelinho
I've used both adapters on the X100s, t and f,...

I've used both adapters on the X100s, t and f, they work really nicely. But as some have already said, it kills the simplicity of the camera, which is a significant part of its charm. Granted, as a...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 10-07-2018
Replies: 15
Views: 1,317
Posted By umcelinho
Thanks, guys. I was curious as to having it on...

Thanks, guys. I was curious as to having it on the side instead of centered to the lens would make a significant impact, for closer framing which would be the most critical with parallax I'd likely...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 10-06-2018
Replies: 15
Views: 1,317
Posted By umcelinho
Using an external 21mm viewfinder on top of the camera viewfinder?

Hello there.

I'm currently with an MP240 with the 21/1.8 and 40/1.2 Voigtlanders. Used to shoot a lot with a 21 using an external viewfinder on my M4 back in my film years. And I remember seeing...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 09-16-2018
Replies: 123
Views: 20,478
Posted By umcelinho
Ended up picking up a(n already used!) 40/1.2....

Ended up picking up a(n already used!) 40/1.2. AMAZING lens, loving it so far. I was going to wait for the 50 to compare both but I love 40mm anyway.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 09-16-2018
Replies: 64
Views: 5,631
Posted By umcelinho
Mike, those shots are gorgeous. I'm about to take...

Mike, those shots are gorgeous. I'm about to take the lens which I got last week along with a new-to-me MP240 I have used for about a month (I used to shoot with an M4 bla bla bla) to a week away in...
Forum: Sony RX Series 07-30-2018
Replies: 22
Views: 2,443
Posted By umcelinho
I'm sticking to my RX1Rii until the RX1Riii comes...

I'm sticking to my RX1Rii until the RX1Riii comes out. It's my favourite daily use camera, so versatile. Love that sensor. In my fantasies I dream of an RX1Riii which is basically an X100F with the...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 07-30-2018
Replies: 123
Views: 20,478
Posted By umcelinho
I hope so, if flare control and vignetting are...

I hope so, if flare control and vignetting are well controlled by f2 it should be a fantastic all rounder. I've tried the Planar at a shop and liked it a lot, that thing is razor sharp and barely any...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 07-30-2018
Replies: 123
Views: 20,478
Posted By umcelinho
regarding a shade for both the 50/1.2 and the...

regarding a shade for both the 50/1.2 and the 40/1.2, I am wondering if the square hood of the Fuji XF 35/1.4 could be made to fit onto the lens. Yes, I know it's a different bayonet, but it also...
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 07-06-2018
Replies: 29
Views: 2,233
Posted By umcelinho
Got an MP240 this week. I'm using a Voigtlander...

Got an MP240 this week. I'm using a Voigtlander Nokton, tried using a posca pen to code it before finding forum posts about the M240 being more picky. Would anyone have a seller on ebay that they'd...
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 11-16-2014
Replies: 4
Views: 1,024
Posted By umcelinho
unless you convert it to M mount you will NOT be...

unless you convert it to M mount you will NOT be able to focus it using the viewfinder. and focus is kinda critical with this lens.
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 11-15-2014
Replies: 74
Views: 11,487
Posted By umcelinho
@Pablito I had seen this one around but never...

@Pablito I had seen this one around but never tried it. Well, might be worth a shot! Did you do any direct comparision etc in loco?
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 11-15-2014
Replies: 51
Views: 12,374
Posted By umcelinho
although it really is a bit slower than changing...

although it really is a bit slower than changing a bayonet lens, the sensor is not exposed, which can be a big advantage on the street.

I have the WCL and am considering the TCL. I like the WCL a...
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 11-15-2014
Replies: 74
Views: 11,487
Posted By umcelinho
the lens flare sucks big time. it is one of the...

the lens flare sucks big time. it is one of the few weak points of the X100 series. Ive used a generic hood and it doesnt make ANY difference at all... and I see that the original is the same thing....
Forum: back alley's In The Bag 04-30-2014
Replies: 57
Views: 9,332
Posted By umcelinho
they look a lot more like.... camera bags. i...

they look a lot more like.... camera bags. i still prefer the F-, domke wise. my everyday bag is a hadley small though - perfect size and the lid closes very tightly.

my leica tech has been doing...
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 04-21-2014
Replies: 41
Views: 4,207
Posted By umcelinho
that kind of ghosting due to coma was pretty much...

that kind of ghosting due to coma was pretty much my only complaint about the x100 I had and loved. now I have an x100s and it feels just perfect. Fuji hooked me with the X100, then I got an X-E1...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 04-21-2014
Replies: 28
Views: 8,045
Posted By umcelinho
if you dont like the 1.5 M ergonomics, then maybe...

if you dont like the 1.5 M ergonomics, then maybe the 1.5 LTM? I'd go for the 1.5 M, you can add a focusing tab with some DIY work
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 04-21-2014
Replies: 13
Views: 3,525
Posted By umcelinho
it's not made of brass, so it shouldn't wear like...

it's not made of brass, so it shouldn't wear like an OM2 or black paint Leica.
Forum: Travel 02-20-2014
Replies: 7
Views: 1,084
Posted By umcelinho
Haleakala is fantastic, best is to go for the...

Haleakala is fantastic, best is to go for the sunset. You have a better notion on how clear the weather is and you won't need to wake up ridiculously early - thought if you do because of the...
Forum: Fuji X Lenses & Images 02-19-2014
Replies: 85
Views: 35,879
Posted By umcelinho
from yesterday, on an...

from yesterday, on an X-E1:

https://ycpi-farm8.staticflickr.com/7413/12626144823_316e041b7b_c.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/umcelinho/12626144823/)
around the clock...
Forum: Fuji X Lenses & Images 02-17-2014
Replies: 13
Views: 1,332
Posted By umcelinho
the 14 is fantastic. great lens. there is a fixed...

the 14 is fantastic. great lens.
there is a fixed thread here in the xpro1 forum with photos taken with this lens, in fact.
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 02-15-2014
Replies: 39
Views: 6,156
Posted By umcelinho
the x100s seem to not have the same ghosting the...

the x100s seem to not have the same ghosting the X100 had on strong light sources. at least from the 34985340857 pictures ive already seen with it in similar scenes that I had ghosting with the...
Forum: Fuji X Lenses & Images 02-15-2014
Replies: 4
Views: 1,029
Posted By umcelinho
a company saying that they cannot deny that in...

a company saying that they cannot deny that in the future they will launch a more technologically advanced product? that is not a hint that it's coming soon, it's.... common sense.
Forum: Fuji X Lenses & Images 02-03-2014
Replies: 25
Views: 4,445
Posted By umcelinho
I'm still waiting for Voigtlander to release a...

I'm still waiting for Voigtlander to release a 23/0.95 and a 35/0.95 in XF mount. With AF, who knows...
Forum: Fuji X Lenses & Images 02-02-2014
Replies: 85
Views: 35,879
Posted By umcelinho
http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3745/10352362026_a52...

http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3745/10352362026_a527e9ae8d_c.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/umcelinho/10352362026/)
Untitled (http://www.flickr.com/photos/umcelinho/10352362026/) by Marcelo...
Forum: Travel 02-02-2014
Replies: 2
Views: 986
Posted By umcelinho
nice catches :) the first brought me good...

nice catches :) the first brought me good memories.

the road to hana is pretty beautiful. what is very cool to do also is to go beyond hana, there are some very gorgeous beaches and spots and you...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 01-23-2014
Replies: 33
Views: 6,112
Posted By umcelinho
I've had all three (actually four considering the...

I've had all three (actually four considering the two 1.2 versions). I haven't noticed significant difference between the MC and SC in real use. The 1.2 is a fantastic lens, which I prefer the v2 due...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 01-22-2014
Replies: 30
Views: 3,441
Posted By umcelinho
I had a DR and really liked the images I got with...

I had a DR and really liked the images I got with it, but I found the aperture ring to be too close to the focusing ring while on infinity.

I ended up selling the DR and keeping a 50/1.8 Canon LTM...
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 01-15-2014
Replies: 11
Views: 6,861
Posted By umcelinho
to me the only issue about the hexar rf...

to me the only issue about the hexar rf viewfinder is that you gotta center your eye well or you might get focus a bif off.. that said, if you do it as it should, it's accurate enough to focus a...
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 01-11-2014
Replies: 31
Views: 2,980
Posted By umcelinho
the ZI shutter sound is considerably louder than...

the ZI shutter sound is considerably louder than a Leica's.

considering this, I suggest you take a look on the Hexar RF also. the shutter sound is more electronic, for a lack of a proper adjective,...
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 01-07-2014
Replies: 21
Views: 2,645
Posted By umcelinho
that was quite a dumb move by fuji, if they're...

that was quite a dumb move by fuji, if they're the same, only different colour, made no sense to delay the launch...
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 12-26-2013
Replies: 26
Views: 3,527
Posted By umcelinho
Because of the 95, I'd rule out the Hexar RF....

Because of the 95, I'd rule out the Hexar RF. It's better for shooting up to 50mm. Perfect viewfinder for a 35, though.

They have quite different shutter sounds... both are quite noisier than a...
Forum: Fuji X Series 12-25-2013
Replies: 48
Views: 8,682
Posted By umcelinho
i've had a bad experience also shooting the X-E1...

i've had a bad experience also shooting the X-E1 in very bright light, the EVF wasnt very useful. I wear glasses and the distance from the vf made sun glare hit my eye, and the image wasnt that clear...
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 12-24-2013
Replies: 1,736
Views: 440,647
Posted By umcelinho
ha! a friend of mine has this boca juniors...

ha! a friend of mine has this boca juniors maradona poster :)
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 12-22-2013
Replies: 2
Views: 662
Posted By umcelinho
I'd use the 35mm framelines, closer to the 40mm...

I'd use the 35mm framelines, closer to the 40mm focal length.
Forum: Sony Alpha Mirrorless - All Models 12-21-2013
Replies: 48
Views: 6,317
Posted By umcelinho
been many times to hawaii, the past two after...

been many times to hawaii, the past two after being into photography.

last time there I shot with a Fuji X100, a Bessa-L with Heliar 15mm and an M4 with a 50/0.95 stopped down to 5.6 due to a...
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-12-2013
Replies: 15
Views: 2,051
Posted By umcelinho
impressed to see Sony RX100 as the top poster, I...

impressed to see Sony RX100 as the top poster, I thought it'd probably be a NEX..
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-12-2013
Replies: 1,883
Views: 298,890
Posted By umcelinho
Cris, that shot of the fox in a night stroll...

Cris, that shot of the fox in a night stroll reminded me of the time I lived in NW3, near Hampstead Heath. I'd bump into these beauties quite often and couldn't help opening a big smile whenever I...
Forum: Canon Leica Screw Mount Film Rangefinders 12-10-2013
Replies: 42
Views: 10,573
Posted By umcelinho
Well, these Noctilux shots are beautiful, but the...

Well, these Noctilux shots are beautiful, but the thread is for shots taken with the Canon 50/0.95... not Noctilux 50/0.95 :)
Forum: Fuji X Lenses & Images 12-02-2013
Replies: 45
Views: 4,310
Posted By umcelinho
jeez, that is cheap!

jeez, that is cheap!
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 11-29-2013
Replies: 43
Views: 5,136
Posted By umcelinho
Another R-D2 thread? jeez... I love the camera....

Another R-D2 thread? jeez...

I love the camera. But let's face it, it will never ever gonna happen.

(hoping Murphy reads my comment)
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 11-21-2013
Replies: 29
Views: 3,448
Posted By umcelinho
SAB was fixed for free out of warranty. 250 GBP...

SAB was fixed for free out of warranty. 250 GBP or 400 USD is a pretty darn good price for it. you can raise it a bit.
Forum: Fuji X Lenses & Images 11-21-2013
Replies: 66
Views: 3,888
Posted By umcelinho
to me a good combo is X-E1 (or X-Pro1 or X-E2 for...

to me a good combo is X-E1 (or X-Pro1 or X-E2 for that matter) with 14/2.8 and 35/1.4, and for the 35mm field of view an X100 (or X100s).

this way you cover 21, 35 and 50, and has the benefit of...
Forum: CSC : Digital Compact System Cameras - 10-25-2013
Replies: 180
Views: 22,627
Posted By umcelinho
i would (and probably will) go for an used M9. I...

i would (and probably will) go for an used M9. I find the read LCD screed dreadful, and 1600 on it is just useable on low light, BUT for normal lenses especially I prefer using manual focus and a...
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-21-2013
Replies: 29
Views: 2,319
Posted By umcelinho
as soon as I started playing GTA V I created a...

as soon as I started playing GTA V I created a Facebook page for GTA V Street Photography, but ended up not feeding it much with photos so I was kinda "oh man, could have been mine on the spotlight",...
Forum: Fuji X Lenses & Images 10-17-2013
Replies: 29
Views: 3,853
Posted By umcelinho
Updated here to LR5.2, improvement is clear, the...

Updated here to LR5.2, improvement is clear, the "vectorised" effect is much less pronounced, but still there. Reds are visibly worse in details than C1P7 as well...

I'm also getting more pleasant...
Forum: Fuji X Lenses & Images 10-17-2013
Replies: 29
Views: 3,853
Posted By umcelinho
So, this is 100% view of a recent shot processed...

So, this is 100% view of a recent shot processed on Lightroom 4...

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7398/10331714475_bf9274a514_o.png (http://www.flickr.com/photos/umcelinho/10331714475/)
X-E1 file...
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 10-17-2013
Replies: 1,736
Views: 440,647
Posted By umcelinho
beautiful images! Regarding shooting JPG vs RAW,...

beautiful images! Regarding shooting JPG vs RAW, I say shoot RAW and then try adding some more contrast on post, the files handle better. I don't take more than a minute editing raw files usually,...
Forum: Fuji X Lenses & Images 10-17-2013
Replies: 29
Views: 3,853
Posted By umcelinho
I've just tested opening on Capture One a file...

I've just tested opening on Capture One a file which was not pleasing me on how LR4 was rendering, ah wow, it's a HUGE improvement. I'm very used to the Lightroom interface, but it's just not in the...
Forum: Fuji X Lenses & Images 10-16-2013
Replies: 29
Views: 3,853
Posted By umcelinho
Which RAW processor?

I am using Lightroom 4 and am getting very vectorised like images when looking at pixel size even at iso 200... So I am wondering which RAW converter is everyone out there using with good results....
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 10-10-2013
Replies: 223
Views: 52,914
Posted By umcelinho
a good 35/1.4 in a size a it bigger than the...

a good 35/1.4 in a size a it bigger than the 35/1.4 nokton would be nice. in chrome. with a square hood. the zeiss planalux.
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 10-10-2013
Replies: 5
Views: 1,015
Posted By umcelinho
beautiful scenes! which lens(es)?

beautiful scenes! which lens(es)?
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 10-10-2013
Replies: 22
Views: 3,265
Posted By umcelinho
those are very great looking. were you using an...

those are very great looking. were you using an uv/ir filter? to me a major concern is the need for those filters.. i used to shoot only naked lenses but after trying filters from B+W it changed...
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-09-2013
Replies: 9,046
Views: 888,421
Posted By umcelinho
X-E1, 14/2.8, 35/1.4, Black + brown Hadley Small.

X-E1, 14/2.8, 35/1.4, Black + brown Hadley Small.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 10-08-2013
Replies: 146
Views: 37,252
Posted By umcelinho
cool, it might hit shops on 2015, hopefully,...

cool, it might hit shops on 2015, hopefully, judging from their efficiency on delivering actual production models around the globe.
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 10-07-2013
Replies: 2
Views: 862
Posted By umcelinho
well, I was going to say "get a billingham hadley...

well, I was going to say "get a billingham hadley small", but it probably falls under "fancy"...

Depending on how much you like to carry and how many lenses, I'd say get a Domke F6. It can take the...
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 09-24-2013
Replies: 6
Views: 1,101
Posted By umcelinho
Both R-D1/s/x files and the scans I get from the...

Both R-D1/s/x files and the scans I get from the lab are 6mp, 3000x2000. To get a file in 90x60cm (36x24in) I had to interpolate and more than triple the dimensions in pixels. Then in Lightroom I...
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 09-24-2013
Replies: 6
Views: 1,101
Posted By umcelinho
Thanks, guys, I am really asking about printing...

Thanks, guys, I am really asking about printing from R-D1/s/x files (thus posting this here on the R-D1 section).

:)
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 09-24-2013
Replies: 6
Views: 1,101
Posted By umcelinho
biggest print size?

Hi, which is the biggest print size anyone here has done?

I'm about to print in 90x60cm, hopefully it will be okay...
I'll post results afterwards.
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 09-24-2013
Replies: 63
Views: 6,615
Posted By umcelinho
the 1.2 is not only about being faster, but...

the 1.2 is not only about being faster, but overall it has better image quality and i found it to be sharper than the 35/1.4. also it just won't flare, it's very resistant. the version 2 of the...
Forum: Photography General Interest 09-23-2013
Replies: 9,046
Views: 888,421
Posted By umcelinho
An Epson R-D1s from a friend, we had earlier this...

An Epson R-D1s from a friend, we had earlier this year done a trade, my X100 for his R-D1s, but after a couple months he hadn't adapted so we undid the trade.

This Saturday he had to raise money for...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-23-2013
Replies: 42
Views: 4,718
Posted By umcelinho
the weight difference is actually due to the...

the weight difference is actually due to the presence or lack of a soul on the camera.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-22-2013
Replies: 42
Views: 4,718
Posted By umcelinho
seriously? does anyone feel a difference of 20...

seriously? does anyone feel a difference of 20 grams..?
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 09-21-2013
Replies: 18
Views: 2,675
Posted By umcelinho
don't you prefer to shoot with your glasses on?...

don't you prefer to shoot with your glasses on?
my eyes are pretty screwed up, -7.50 myopia and 2.50 astigmatism.
i shoot with my glasses on, much easier/quicker and works fine.
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 09-20-2013
Replies: 63
Views: 6,615
Posted By umcelinho
i wish the R-D1 would come with an R2...

i wish the R-D1 would come with an R2 viewfinder... the 1:1 mag is sweet, but using a 21 to get a 35mm equiv (in this case 32mm) is a bit clumsy, takes some effort to get used to estimating the field...
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 09-20-2013
Replies: 63
Views: 6,615
Posted By umcelinho
I'm in fact trying to find an used LTM 12mm but...

I'm in fact trying to find an used LTM 12mm but it has been quite difficult lately :(
In other news, I've bought today an R-D1s from a friend. We had swapped his R-D1s for my X100 but he decided to...
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 09-18-2013
Replies: 63
Views: 6,615
Posted By umcelinho
I HIGHLY reccomend the above setup with the...

I HIGHLY reccomend the above setup with the 35/1.4 nokton and the 12mm Heliar. it's the kit I used the most on my R-D1, and it will cover pretty much any scene and light situation you'll face. also,...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 09-18-2013
Replies: 16
Views: 4,667
Posted By umcelinho
1) Will I just get used to using the two fnders...

1) Will I just get used to using the two fnders for framing/exposure or am I missing a trick here? -> you will only need the external one, just use zone focusing, hyperfocal and it's good to go.
2)...
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 09-17-2013
Replies: 63
Views: 6,615
Posted By umcelinho
I had an R-D1, sold it in a rush to raise money...

I had an R-D1, sold it in a rush to raise money for an M9, but didn't end up getting one.
Then exchanged my X100 for a friend's R-D1s and was happy again.
Then he decided he still preferred the...
Forum: Digital Compacts 09-16-2013
Replies: 16
Views: 3,140
Posted By umcelinho
To me, the RX100 II is the perfect compact...

To me, the RX100 II is the perfect compact camera. I have an RX100 and it just gets the job done, period. It will give subject separation well enough at both the wide and the tele ends, when wide...
Forum: Sony NEX APS-C format 09-15-2013
Replies: 1
Views: 1,714
Posted By umcelinho
Regarding RX100 mkII WiFi

I'm thinking about getting myself the mkII but can't find any info about something I'm wondering about the wifi:

using an iPhone, with no NFC, can i creat a hotspot and then connect the camera to...
Forum: Fuji X Series 09-15-2013
Replies: 316
Views: 103,193
Posted By umcelinho
TKH, which adapter did you order? the Nokton 1.2...

TKH, which adapter did you order? the Nokton 1.2 wont work with the Fuji adapter (i tried my v2 and it didn't fit, I'll get a Rayqual com Cameraquest)
Forum: Fuji X Series 09-15-2013
Replies: 316
Views: 103,193
Posted By umcelinho
Thanks, Ron! I think the 1.2 would balance better...

Thanks, Ron!
I think the 1.2 would balance better on an Xpro1 body, due to its size, I also have the 35/1.7 Ultron (which does work with the fuji adapter). I've used the 12mm a lot on an R-D1, and I...
Forum: Fuji X Series 09-11-2013
Replies: 316
Views: 103,193
Posted By umcelinho
Anybody out there using a Voigtlander 21/1.8...

Anybody out there using a Voigtlander 21/1.8 Ultron or a 35/1.2 v2 Nokton on a Fuji body? I can't find many shots on flickr with this combo and I'm considering if I should get the XF lenses or stick...
Forum: Fuji X Series 09-10-2013
Replies: 46
Views: 5,780
Posted By umcelinho
settle down a bit and wait for the 23/1.4 to be...

settle down a bit and wait for the 23/1.4 to be released, meanwhile shoot a bit more.
i should do the same, really, i'm thinking about my setup more than i am out shooting, shouldn't be this...
Forum: Fuji X Series 09-10-2013
Replies: 46
Views: 5,780
Posted By umcelinho
joe, I'd get the 23/1.4...

joe, I'd get the 23/1.4...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 09-10-2013
Replies: 63
Views: 5,427
Posted By umcelinho
when you have to make such an effort to use a...

when you have to make such an effort to use a tool, it means you're using the wrong tool. highly unpractical.
Forum: Fuji X Series 08-29-2013
Replies: 16
Views: 14,102
Posted By umcelinho
Stephen, does the Rayqual M adapter work with the...

Stephen, does the Rayqual M adapter work with the 35/1.2 v2 Nokton and the 21/1.8 Ultron?
Forum: Sony Alpha Mirrorless - All Models 08-21-2013
Replies: 293
Views: 36,712
Posted By umcelinho
no rangefinder. looks and prestige don't impact...

no rangefinder. looks and prestige don't impact on actual use for me, so it's something i'm not bothered with. i hope it feels good to shoot with!

if I can buy a full frame camera with great high...
Forum: Digital Compacts 08-21-2013
Replies: 75
Views: 7,420
Posted By umcelinho
he GR really is tempting, also because with the...

he GR really is tempting, also because with the wide angle adapter it can be a 21mm dedicated camera in a kit with another camera for normal/normal wide.... but I'm not sure if it'd replace my RX100...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-20-2013
Replies: 60
Views: 5,343
Posted By umcelinho
I've never used an M7, but I think the premium...

I've never used an M7, but I think the premium over the M6 should be worth it. I've had 2 Hexar RFs and only used them in AE mode, and it makes thinks just so much easier, you just worry about...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 08-17-2013
Replies: 92
Views: 18,100
Posted By umcelinho
it's the lens i've used the most. a pretty good...

it's the lens i've used the most. a pretty good lens. tiny, light, fast. but the flare drove me nuts. if you're ok with a heavier lens, go for the 35/1.2 v2. it's a stellar lens.
Forum: Digital Compacts 07-30-2013
Replies: 41
Views: 7,877
Posted By umcelinho
good point, nowadays I've been using the RX100...

good point, nowadays I've been using the RX100 much more than the X100 due to its pocketability. I use it as a fixed lens camera, either in 28mm or 100mm. it has enough subject isolation shooting...
Forum: Digital Compacts 07-30-2013
Replies: 41
Views: 7,877
Posted By umcelinho
X100s would be more versatile, due to the focal...

X100s would be more versatile, due to the focal length and high iso capabilities, also the eye level finder should please her if she likes the M form factor and way of focusing/framing (i focus using...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 07-30-2013
Replies: 32
Views: 5,820
Posted By umcelinho
voted on the double lux combo, it's pretty much...

voted on the double lux combo, it's pretty much what i'm intending to do, but with a nokton 35/1.2 v2 and a nokton 50/1.5 M instead.
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 07-18-2013
Replies: 6
Views: 2,048
Posted By umcelinho
it works wonderfully. I have one and used on an...

it works wonderfully. I have one and used on an R-D1 i had exchanged with a friend (but he asked it back, darn) and got fantastic...
Forum: Travel 06-25-2013
Replies: 44
Views: 5,847
Posted By umcelinho
i did tuscany with a 35mm v4 summicron and an M4,...

i did tuscany with a 35mm v4 summicron and an M4, fuji superia 800. used a 50, a 21 and a 12 very very sparely. but the 21 became quite handy in some cities and situations, so i'd take the 50 for...
Forum: Fuji X Series 06-07-2013
Replies: 12
Views: 1,515
Posted By umcelinho
beautiful images. I used to stroll around Madrid...

beautiful images. I used to stroll around Madrid at night a lot taking photographs when I lived there, it's fantastic. many gorgeous scenes and unique moments. it's a good city to photograph!
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 06-07-2013
Replies: 61
Views: 7,423
Posted By umcelinho
releasing a fixed lens camera with a maximum...

releasing a fixed lens camera with a maximum aperture of 3.5, nowadays, in that price range.. would be insane.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-07-2013
Replies: 11
Views: 2,669
Posted By umcelinho
what I try to do when I go out for shooting is to...

what I try to do when I go out for shooting is to wear contact lenses, it helps a lot...
-7.50 and 2.50 astigmatism here. i'd need about 5cm of stacked diopters...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 06-06-2013
Replies: 2
Views: 1,452
Posted By umcelinho
the 1.2 as a walkaround lens is okay if you're...

the 1.2 as a walkaround lens is okay if you're used to bigger lenses, to me the only caveat is you need a bigger space on the camera bag. to me the weight impacts more than the size, in fact, but...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-05-2013
Replies: 11
Views: 2,669
Posted By umcelinho
aw, I wish I had seen this thread before. now,...

aw, I wish I had seen this thread before.
now, let's email DAG again... :)
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 06-01-2013
Replies: 405
Views: 139,294
Posted By umcelinho
looking forward to samples taken with these...

looking forward to samples taken with these lenses, the LTM 50/1.5 Nokton is one of my fav 50s, this new one with the closer mfd and more compact design is very tempting.

i wonder if this new...
Forum: Tom Abrahamsson of RapidWinder.com 05-28-2013
Replies: 100
Views: 9,368
Posted By umcelinho
get well soon, Tom!!

get well soon, Tom!!
Forum: Sony NEX APS-C format 05-10-2013
Replies: 20
Views: 3,851
Posted By umcelinho
i seriously wish it would go to 24mm... if it...

i seriously wish it would go to 24mm... if it does, i will probably end up getting it. 1.4 vs 1.8 isnt that much of a big difference as it was from f2 to f1.4 on the LX5 to the LX7...
Forum: Sony NEX APS-C format 05-08-2013
Replies: 29
Views: 9,281
Posted By umcelinho
id be satisfied with a LX7 lens, but with a...

id be satisfied with a LX7 lens, but with a bigger sensor and no protruding lens for better pocketability. there you go.
Forum: Photo Software 05-07-2013
Replies: 251
Views: 17,841
Posted By umcelinho
nice way to boost piracy, Adobe!

nice way to boost piracy, Adobe!
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 05-07-2013
Replies: 63
Views: 3,819
Posted By umcelinho
damn, had not heard about the chance internet...

damn, had not heard about the chance internet sales being taxed from now on... looks like to me Europe will be the best bet to buy one and getting the VAT refund.
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 04-21-2013
Replies: 9
Views: 2,136
Posted By umcelinho
Miss Helen, I suggest you don't: this is probably...

Miss Helen, I suggest you don't: this is probably more due to post processing than the camera itself. Loved my X100, might get a X100s in the future.
;)
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 04-18-2013
Replies: 27
Views: 6,695
Posted By umcelinho
15 months? jeez. should be less, though. hoping...

15 months? jeez.
should be less, though. hoping here I could put my hands on one by september or november. too optimistic?
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 04-18-2013
Replies: 26
Views: 3,712
Posted By umcelinho
Sylvester, I think the best you can do is return...

Sylvester, I think the best you can do is return the lens, get a refund and get a second hand one from the forum: you will pay less and will be somewhat sure it will work well. Or if you prefer a...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 04-17-2013
Replies: 15
Views: 2,457
Posted By umcelinho
"size is not a problems" reads "get the 35/1.2...

"size is not a problems" reads "get the 35/1.2 nokton v2 already!" :)
v1 is less expensive than v2 but v2 has better oof light circle rendition than v1, which has the "bullseye/onion rings" effect....
Forum: Digital Compacts 04-16-2013
Replies: 666
Views: 58,086
Posted By umcelinho
link won't open here :/

link won't open here :/
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 04-12-2013
Replies: 90
Views: 15,437
Posted By umcelinho
seriously, guys, ive been mugged this monday...

seriously, guys, ive been mugged this monday downtown sao paulo with a friend from work by 3 guys with knives, probably addicts. one of them noticed me taking my m4 from my hadley small, taking a...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 04-11-2013
Replies: 90
Views: 15,437
Posted By umcelinho
get a Hadley Small. it's a fantastic bag. great...

get a Hadley Small. it's a fantastic bag. great size, will fit your gear nicely. I used mine with an M4 + Nokton 35/1.2, plus a 50 and a 21 in the insert. and on the other insert, an umbrella (quite...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 04-09-2013
Replies: 46
Views: 6,028
Posted By umcelinho
havent used an M3 extensively, but to me its...

havent used an M3 extensively, but to me its biggest advantage is the focusing accuracy.

that said, i havent had any difficulties focusing a 50/0.95 on my (just stolen, sigh) M4 and even managed to...
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-09-2013
Replies: 14
Views: 28,827
Posted By umcelinho
just got my rx100 stolen.... but its not...

just got my rx100 stolen.... but its not supported on the website as it doesnt write any serial number info on the exif. major bummer :(
Forum: Sony NEX APS-C format 04-07-2013
Replies: 29
Views: 9,281
Posted By umcelinho
if the lens goes completely into the body, with...

if the lens goes completely into the body, with no protuding part, it'd be sweet: better pocketablity!
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 04-07-2013
Replies: 5
Views: 1,023
Posted By umcelinho
can't wait for the M to be more readily...

can't wait for the M to be more readily available, I wonder if it'll be easy to find one in September...
Forum: Sony NEX APS-C format 04-07-2013
Replies: 5
Views: 2,830
Posted By umcelinho
a few advantages i can think of...

a few advantages i can think of immediately:

perspective: the zoomed picture will have less distortion than the wide setting.
depth of field: you get a shallower depth of field while zoomed.
image...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 04-07-2013
Replies: 17
Views: 1,935
Posted By umcelinho
seems like now you have the perfect digital...

seems like now you have the perfect digital rangefinder for some!

joke apart, that must suck hard. hoping here that it's not too expensive (judging from how bad the M9 lCD is)...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 04-07-2013
Replies: 29
Views: 3,129
Posted By umcelinho
im somewhat surprised about them using a summarit...

im somewhat surprised about them using a summarit and not a summicron or summilux
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 04-05-2013
Replies: 22
Views: 4,315
Posted By umcelinho
i'd go 35/90 or 21/50

i'd go 35/90 or 21/50
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 04-05-2013
Replies: 5
Views: 960
Posted By umcelinho
if you announce it for less than $4000 it should...

if you announce it for less than $4000 it should sell quickly.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 04-04-2013
Replies: 12
Views: 1,420
Posted By umcelinho
just a heads up: i dont see any 3 point notches...

just a heads up: i dont see any 3 point notches on the back of the cap, like the cosina voigtlander ones and leica ones have. these notches are particularly useful for removing ltm-m adapters that...
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 04-03-2013
Replies: 28
Views: 5,788
Posted By umcelinho
digital with a film soul, for sure.

digital with a film soul, for sure.
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 04-02-2013
Replies: 28
Views: 5,788
Posted By umcelinho
the 2 lenses Ive used the most were the 12/5.6...

the 2 lenses Ive used the most were the 12/5.6 Heliar and the 35/1.4 SC Nokton, having an equivalent of a 18/50 set. quite versatile and both lenses are tiny, which is great for travelling. it made...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 03-28-2013
Replies: 12
Views: 2,049
Posted By umcelinho
mine works alright, both ways.

mine works alright, both ways.
Forum: Canon Leica Screw Mount Film Rangefinders 03-25-2013
Replies: 3
Views: 688
Posted By umcelinho
good to know, I really prefer push on caps, my...

good to know, I really prefer push on caps, my 0.95's chrome one has lost some of the inner corduroy/velvet on the inner rim so it won't have a positive fit.

i was considering getting a pinch cap...
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 03-22-2013
Replies: 86
Views: 7,203
Posted By umcelinho
the only times i used the buttons and dials were...

the only times i used the buttons and dials were to format the sd card after i had just transferred files to the computer. the x100 is a fantastic camera and the x100s must be a joy to shoot with.
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 03-21-2013
Replies: 44
Views: 3,908
Posted By umcelinho
right after getting the...

right after getting the camera

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8090/8579500236_aa7294a59e_b.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/umcelinho/8579500236/)
performers...
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 03-21-2013
Replies: 44
Views: 3,908
Posted By umcelinho
aaaaand I yesterday exchanged my X100 for a...

aaaaand I yesterday exchanged my X100 for a friend's R-D1. felt so good to have an R-D1 in my hands again. this camera is just too awesome not to keep.
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 03-19-2013
Replies: 20
Views: 1,982
Posted By umcelinho
dont forget the annoying UV/IR filters.

dont forget the annoying UV/IR filters.
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 03-14-2013
Replies: 48
Views: 3,142
Posted By umcelinho
this. get an R-D1, if you want the 50mm field of...

this. get an R-D1, if you want the 50mm field of view get a 35 summicron. it's a fantastic combo and R-D1s are worth more or less the same as an M6.
Forum: Sony RX Series 03-14-2013
Replies: 355
Views: 86,036
Posted By umcelinho
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8380/8550607993_8d01...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8380/8550607993_8d0176cb1f_b.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/umcelinho/8550607993/)
Gordy & Bam's XXX Extravaganza (http://www.flickr.com/photos/umcelinho/8550607993/)...
Forum: Photography General Interest 03-12-2013
Replies: 136
Views: 9,968
Posted By umcelinho
get a 3 year old jpg of a shot you like a lot....

get a 3 year old jpg of a shot you like a lot.
get a 3 year old raw file of that same photo, process it using current raw processing technology.
compare both.
take conclusions.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 03-10-2013
Replies: 5
Views: 1,338
Posted By umcelinho
since the thread is inside the cosina voigtlander...

since the thread is inside the cosina voigtlander section, I understand the oly 12mm wouldnt be considered
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 03-05-2013
Replies: 30
Views: 6,508
Posted By umcelinho
beautiful images, Shiro! do you also photograph...

beautiful images, Shiro! do you also photograph in colour?
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 03-01-2013
Replies: 13
Views: 1,584
Posted By umcelinho
I was thinking about waterproofing a brand new...

I was thinking about waterproofing a brand new Domke F6 I have but also a Billingham Hadley Small, the idea is to make it water repellent. Would it be worth it or are the Billinghams better left...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-25-2013
Replies: 30
Views: 2,109
Posted By umcelinho
i love the 50/1.5 Nokton, it's a stellar lens and...

i love the 50/1.5 Nokton, it's a stellar lens and not that huge if you remove the hood (which is unnecessary really, this thing just never flares).
Forum: FSU Former Soviet Union RF 02-21-2013
Replies: 9
Views: 3,726
Posted By umcelinho
good thread. gonna try loosening the focus on...

good thread. gonna try loosening the focus on mine!
Forum: 120 film RF Folders 02-21-2013
Replies: 37
Views: 3,509
Posted By umcelinho
Iskra, works like a charm.

Iskra, works like a charm.
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 02-21-2013
Replies: 6
Views: 1,064
Posted By umcelinho
if you read more carefully you'll notice it says...

if you read more carefully you'll notice it says FOR and not BY ;)
also, the selle says that those are self-made finders.

i have one of these, it's a somewhat fisheye vf that he paints the...
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 02-20-2013
Replies: 2,541
Views: 632,085
Posted By umcelinho
i support this.

i support this.
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 02-20-2013
Replies: 21
Views: 1,322
Posted By umcelinho
either an Olympux XA or a Rollei 35, or if you...

either an Olympux XA or a Rollei 35, or if you want a more point and shoot cmera for real where you just set the focus zone, a russian used Lomo LC-A.

these are $150 tops.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-19-2013
Replies: 41
Views: 2,958
Posted By umcelinho
50 Planar, or 50/1.5 Nokton if you need the...

50 Planar, or 50/1.5 Nokton if you need the speed.
50/1.8 LTM Canon if you want to spend even less, and it's a SPETACULAR lens.
Forum: Sony NEX APS-C format 02-19-2013
Replies: 11
Views: 3,720
Posted By umcelinho
have you sent this feedback to sony already? (i...

have you sent this feedback to sony already? (i mean it)
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 02-19-2013
Replies: 35
Views: 3,478
Posted By umcelinho
cameras are not investments.

cameras are not investments.
Forum: RFF News 02-15-2013
Replies: 61
Views: 6,105
Posted By umcelinho
Well done, beautiful capture!

Well done, beautiful capture!
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 02-14-2013
Replies: 294
Views: 77,030
Posted By umcelinho
Cris, I've compared quickly my 35/1.4 SC to a v4...

Cris, I've compared quickly my 35/1.4 SC to a v4 35mm Summicron, a 35/1.2 Nokton and a 35/1.7 Ultron, they were all sharper wide open than the 35/1.4 copy I had.

But shooting it by itself, without...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 02-08-2013
Replies: 405
Views: 139,294
Posted By umcelinho
True, they're there, but barely noticeable, at...

True, they're there, but barely noticeable, at least to my standards, which is why I'm trying to sell my v1 to fund a v2. And I agree, it's the only thing about the v1 that I don't like, the smaller...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 02-06-2013
Replies: 405
Views: 139,294
Posted By umcelinho
and that's a big statement! though i can relate...

and that's a big statement! though i can relate with it, been shooting with a c-sonnar as my main 50 but also love the 1.5 nokton. only thing that puts me off are the onion rings / bullseye effect on...
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 02-06-2013
Replies: 2,541
Views: 632,085
Posted By umcelinho
wow. stunning shot.

wow. stunning shot.
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 02-05-2013
Replies: 28
Views: 3,219
Posted By umcelinho
pretty good result (and photograph)!

pretty good result (and photograph)!
Forum: Sony RX Series 02-04-2013
Replies: 355
Views: 86,036
Posted By umcelinho
Beautiful images, Paul. That first shot has...

Beautiful images, Paul. That first shot has gorgeous tones and it's quite a rich image.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 02-02-2013
Replies: 80
Views: 5,298
Posted By umcelinho
a tad late happy birthday, Helen!!! wishing you...

a tad late happy birthday, Helen!!! wishing you all the best :) xoxo
Forum: Scanners / Scanner Software 02-01-2013
Replies: 757
Views: 203,650
Posted By umcelinho
impressive samples.

impressive samples.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-31-2013
Replies: 99
Views: 12,522
Posted By umcelinho
I think you've already decided but are looking...

I think you've already decided but are looking for arguments to base your decision ;)

You want the M7 because loved the experience of shooting with an M6, and you want aperture priority and...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 01-31-2013
Replies: 405
Views: 139,294
Posted By umcelinho
if the onion rings are gone, I will seriously get...

if the onion rings are gone, I will seriously get one. i loved mine and it's so incredibly sharp wide open! looking forward to it, gotta love what Cosina is doing. now, lets hope on the price tag..
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 01-30-2013
Replies: 38
Views: 3,498
Posted By umcelinho
more film noobs on the market, maybe. at least...

more film noobs on the market, maybe. at least here in brazil i see a lot of that.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 01-30-2013
Replies: 141
Views: 74,830
Posted By umcelinho
Got mine few days ago and am very impressed with...

Got mine few days ago and am very impressed with the build quality and how the lens balances with the camera so well, the fixed hood does make it a bit bigger than it needed to be, but it feels...
Forum: Fuji X Lenses & Images 01-29-2013
Replies: 28
Views: 2,995
Posted By umcelinho
f/0.5? pff! bring me an f/0.01, I need it to...

f/0.5? pff! bring me an f/0.01, I need it to shoot in coal mines with no artificial light, fuji will most certainly deliver. oh, and it has to be a pancake lens also.
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 01-29-2013
Replies: 13
Views: 1,799
Posted By umcelinho
job well done! nice pictures, and indeed the x100...

job well done! nice pictures, and indeed the x100 is amazingly versatile.
Forum: Sony NEX APS-C format 01-28-2013
Replies: 14
Views: 2,378
Posted By umcelinho
pretty good stuff!

pretty good stuff!
Forum: Fuji X Lenses & Images 01-24-2013
Replies: 49
Views: 4,189
Posted By umcelinho
nice, Joe!! I'll keep an eye on this thread and...

nice, Joe!! I'll keep an eye on this thread and flickr for more :)
Forum: Fuji X Lenses & Images 01-24-2013
Replies: 49
Views: 4,189
Posted By umcelinho
looking forward to some 14mm shots, Joe! along...

looking forward to some 14mm shots, Joe! along with the high iso capabilities of the Xpro1/Xe1 and live view it might be a better set than an M9 with a 21/2.8... and a dedicated ultrawide digital...
Forum: Cameras in the Movies / TV / Media 01-21-2013
Replies: 36
Views: 5,469
Posted By umcelinho
i disliked the concept of a camera having a soul...

i disliked the concept of a camera having a soul and reincarnating, and it doesn't mention it's capa in any moment, probably because he was more of a contax guy anyway.

it's in german with subtitles...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 01-20-2013
Replies: 5
Views: 1,029
Posted By umcelinho
adjusting the rf horizontal alignment is quite...

adjusting the rf horizontal alignment is quite easy, i've never adjusted the vertical one but shouldnt be too hard. not a deal breaker at all.

regarding a really expensive service on the M9: to put...
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 01-19-2013
Replies: 85
Views: 20,212
Posted By umcelinho
if only the LX7 would fit a jeans pocket :/ I'm...

if only the LX7 would fit a jeans pocket :/ I'm loving the RX100, but miss having a wider FOV, i really liked the 24mm on my GX100 and LX3! maybe on the RX200...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 01-19-2013
Replies: 29
Views: 5,914
Posted By umcelinho
I notice many of the shots with banding or that...

I notice many of the shots with banding or that are too noisy look like they had exposure brought up a stop or even more, which significantly make noise worse.

I've taken a few using 1600 and 2500...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 01-16-2013
Replies: 34
Views: 4,453
Posted By umcelinho
billingham hadley small, an M6 with a 35/2 with...

billingham hadley small, an M6 with a 35/2 with the lens facing one of the sides will take around 1/4th of the bag length, you get some space for a tiny umbrella and other stuff. it's what i use...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 01-15-2013
Replies: 50
Views: 22,400
Posted By umcelinho
http://cdn.memegenerator.net/instances/400x/334130...

http://cdn.memegenerator.net/instances/400x/33413046.jpg
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 01-15-2013
Replies: 50
Views: 22,400
Posted By umcelinho
Kanazawa, Japan, with the shells and all.

Kanazawa, Japan, with the shells and all.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-15-2013
Replies: 19
Views: 1,083
Posted By umcelinho
people just dont know how to bid, amazing. always...

people just dont know how to bid, amazing. always bid on the last seconds with the highest youre willing to pay, otherwise youre just making what you want more and more expensive...
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 01-15-2013
Replies: 9
Views: 1,154
Posted By umcelinho
used canon s100 used panasonic lx7 (might be hard...

used canon s100
used panasonic lx7 (might be hard to find), but my lx3 delivered, and it's under $300
used rx100 (might be hard to find for about $300, maybe by the end of the year)
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 01-14-2013
Replies: 50
Views: 22,400
Posted By umcelinho
thanks, Tom, I had seen those on the flickr...

thanks, Tom, I had seen those on the flickr group, so many great shots!
that sushi bar is lovely...

looking forward to taking mine out for a spin!
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 01-14-2013
Replies: 30
Views: 4,090
Posted By umcelinho
nope. i dig colours.

nope.
i dig colours.
Showing results 1 to 199 of 1000

 


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 23:04.


vBulletin skin developed by: eXtremepixels
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

All content on this site is Copyright Protected and owned by its respective owner. You may link to content on this site but you may not reproduce any of it in whole or part without written consent from its owner.