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Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 1 Day Ago
Replies: 25
Views: 624
Posted By Erik van Straten
I agree with Michael here. The FOOKH is the most...

I agree with Michael here. The FOOKH is the most beautiful shade for the Elmar 35, but not only for the Elmar 35, also for the Elmar 50 and the Summar. It is wide enough for even the thickest fingers...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 2 Days Ago
Replies: 25
Views: 624
Posted By Erik van Straten
The lens is very small, the lubricated mechanical...

The lens is very small, the lubricated mechanical parts are very close to the optical elements, so the evaporating solvents deposit on the lenses easily.


Erik.
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 3 Days Ago
Replies: 25
Views: 624
Posted By Erik van Straten
I wish that was true, but the Elmar 35mm is...

I wish that was true, but the Elmar 35mm is really a very good lens, even by todays standards.


Erik.
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 3 Days Ago
Replies: 25
Views: 624
Posted By Erik van Straten
The Elmar 35mm is an excellent lens....

The Elmar 35mm is an excellent lens.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 3 Days Ago
Replies: 25
Views: 624
Posted By Erik van Straten
Yes, but the lever of the aperture is also very...

Yes, but the lever of the aperture is also very small. However, I've seen 35mm Elmars with very smooth aperture levers. If the glass is clear, I would leave the lever as it is, but if there is haze -...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 3 Days Ago
Replies: 25
Views: 624
Posted By Erik van Straten
All the Elmars 35mm f/3.5 are a bit stiff; it is...

All the Elmars 35mm f/3.5 are a bit stiff; it is normal; they're small lenses, but have a double focusing thread: one for pulling the optical unit in and out and the other for moving the rangefinder...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 3 Days Ago
Replies: 404
Views: 177,274
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica M3, Color-Skopar 50mm f/2.5, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Leica M3, Color-Skopar 50mm f/2.5, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.


Erik.


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Forum: Frank Jackson on Street Photography 4 Days Ago
Replies: 1,639
Views: 103,995
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f1.4 v1 black, 400-2TMY,...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f1.4 v1 black, 400-2TMY, Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 4 Days Ago
Replies: 603
Views: 147,579
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black,...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 5 Days Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,172
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm v1 black, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm v1 black, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 5 Days Ago
Replies: 59
Views: 4,221
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm v1 black, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm v1 black, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 5 Days Ago
Replies: 990
Views: 193,704
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm v1 black, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm v1 black, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 6 Days Ago
Replies: 59
Views: 4,221
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black,...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.


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Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 6 Days Ago
Replies: 59
Views: 4,221
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black),...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black), 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 1 Week Ago
Replies: 1,006
Views: 366,231
Posted By Erik van Straten
Very nice shots, Kevin! Leica MP, Summilux 50mm...

Very nice shots, Kevin!


Leica MP, Summilux 50mm v1 chrome, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.


Erik.


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Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 1 Week Ago
Replies: 990
Views: 193,704
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black),...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black), 400-2TMY/Adox MCC...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 1 Week Ago
Replies: 1,006
Views: 366,231
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black),...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black), 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 1 Week Ago
Replies: 1,006
Views: 366,231
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica M3, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v2, Tmax400/Adox...

Leica M3, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v2, Tmax400/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 1 Week Ago
Replies: 1,006
Views: 366,231
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica M3, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v2, Plus X/Adox MCC...

Leica M3, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v2, Plus X/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Lomography 1 Week Ago
Replies: 30
Views: 991
Posted By Erik van Straten
The M Leica was made from 1954 until now,...

The M Leica was made from 1954 until now, production continues, 65 years.


Erik.
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 1 Week Ago
Replies: 603
Views: 147,579
Posted By Erik van Straten
Pan, fantastic shot! Erik.

Pan, fantastic shot!


Erik.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 1 Week Ago
Replies: 1,006
Views: 366,231
Posted By Erik van Straten
Paul, thanks! Ronald, how much does the current...

Paul, thanks!


Ronald, how much does the current Summilux 50mm f/1.4 weigh? The weight can be an issue. I any case it is larger than the v1 and v2. The v1 is 323 grammes and the v2 295...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 1 Week Ago
Replies: 603
Views: 147,579
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica II, Hektor 50mm f/2.5, Tmax400/Adox MCC...

Leica II, Hektor 50mm f/2.5, Tmax400/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 1 Week Ago
Replies: 1,006
Views: 366,231
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica M3, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v2, Tmax400/Adox...

Leica M3, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v2, Tmax400/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 1 Week Ago
Replies: 1,006
Views: 366,231
Posted By Erik van Straten
Thank you! I like your shots very much! In the...

Thank you!


I like your shots very much! In the last one I see however some moiré from the scanner or the enlarger. To avoid this, it is sometimes useful to put the negative into the scanner or the...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 1 Week Ago
Replies: 59
Views: 4,221
Posted By Erik van Straten
Great! Congratulations! I am also curious wich...

Great! Congratulations! I am also curious wich one you like the best in use.


Erik.
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 1 Week Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 573
Posted By Erik van Straten
It is better to turn the tank upside down once...

It is better to turn the tank upside down once every minute. Only right after the developer is poured into the tank you should use the agitator. This is the best way to get fresh developer on the...
Forum: Frank Jackson on Street Photography 1 Week Ago
Replies: 1,639
Views: 103,995
Posted By Erik van Straten
[URL="https://flic.kr/p/2hdMUtW"] Really nice...

[URL="https://flic.kr/p/2hdMUtW"]

Really nice this one, wish I did it.

Erik.
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 1 Week Ago
Replies: 59
Views: 4,221
Posted By Erik van Straten
Two...

Two lenses.


Erik.


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Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 1 Week Ago
Replies: 603
Views: 147,579
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black,...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.


Erik.


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Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 1 Week Ago
Replies: 404
Views: 177,274
Posted By Erik van Straten
Thank you, Pan! Erik.

Thank you, Pan!


Erik.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 1 Week Ago
Replies: 404
Views: 177,274
Posted By Erik van Straten
Very nice, Steve! I can't stay behind. Leica...

Very nice, Steve! I can't stay behind.


Leica M3, Color Skopar 50mm f/2.5, Tmax400/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 1 Week Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 573
Posted By Erik van Straten
Looks like airbubbles in the developer that stick...

Looks like airbubbles in the developer that stick to the film. When the developer is poured into the tank, tap the tank a few times on the workbench. Or turn the reel a few times when it is in the...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 1 Week Ago
Replies: 7,463
Views: 3,800,824
Posted By Erik van Straten
Thanks all! Erik.

Thanks all!


Erik.
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 1 Week Ago
Replies: 59
Views: 4,221
Posted By Erik van Straten
1645301- 1844000; 1844001 was the first...

1645301- 1844000; 1844001 was the first v2.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 1 Week Ago
Replies: 7,463
Views: 3,800,824
Posted By Erik van Straten
Thank you, Leicapixie, I feel honored. ...

Thank you, Leicapixie, I feel honored.

Erik.


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Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 1 Week Ago
Replies: 59
Views: 4,221
Posted By Erik van Straten
David Douglas Duncan had a lever mounted on his...

David Douglas Duncan had a lever mounted on his lens.

In the focusing ring of my lens two small holes were made, I think also for some kind of lever.

I have no difficulty with the focus throw, 180...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 1 Week Ago
Replies: 59
Views: 4,221
Posted By Erik van Straten
My black copy is bitingly sharp at full aperture;...

My black copy is bitingly sharp at full aperture; the chrome lens less so.
Coating and f/stop leaves are different on the black lens. I think it is somehow tweaked for professional use.
I don't know...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 1 Week Ago
Replies: 7,463
Views: 3,800,824
Posted By Erik van Straten
The collapsible was the favorite lens of...

The collapsible was the favorite lens of Cartier-Bresson.


Leica M3, Summicron 50mm f/2 collapsible LTM, Tmax400/Adox MCC...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 1 Week Ago
Replies: 1,006
Views: 366,231
Posted By Erik van Straten
Beautiful shots, Jean-Marc. Leica MP, Summilux...

Beautiful shots, Jean-Marc.

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black), 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 1 Week Ago
Replies: 216
Views: 10,033
Posted By Erik van Straten
That he may rest in peace. Erik.

That he may rest in peace.


Erik.
Forum: Optics Theory - 1 Week Ago
Replies: 1,905
Views: 1,737,596
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black),...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black), 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 1 Week Ago
Replies: 41
Views: 1,436
Posted By Erik van Straten
"The Americans" is fabulous, really one of the...

"The Americans" is fabulous, really one of the greatest photo books ever made.


Robert Frank, thank you.


Erik.
Forum: Optics Theory - 1 Week Ago
Replies: 1,905
Views: 1,737,596
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black),...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black), 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 1 Week Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,172
Posted By Erik van Straten
Beautiful bokeh, Flat Twin. The most wonderful...

Beautiful bokeh, Flat Twin. The most wonderful Leica lens there is, together with the 35mm Summilux steel rim.


Pan, thank you very much.


Erik.
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 1 Week Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,172
Posted By Erik van Straten
Thank you, mpaniagua. Leica MP, Summilux 50mm...

Thank you, mpaniagua.

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: RFF Polls 1 Week Ago
Replies: 92
Views: 15,955
Posted By Erik van Straten
RC paper is not good at all, the prints are not...

RC paper is not good at all, the prints are not tenable.

It must be silver/gelatine paper with variable contrast so you can make split grade prints on it.

Agfa Brovira is no longer made, I think...
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 1 Week Ago
Replies: 990
Views: 193,704
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black),...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black), 400-2TMY/Adox MCC...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 1 Week Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,172
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black),...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black), 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Optics Theory - 1 Week Ago
Replies: 34
Views: 1,751
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black),...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black), 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Optics Theory - 1 Week Ago
Replies: 1,905
Views: 1,737,596
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 1 Week Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,172
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black),...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black), 400-2TMY/Adox MCC...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 1 Week Ago
Replies: 364
Views: 34,034
Posted By Erik van Straten
Interesting ideas on symmetry you have,...

Interesting ideas on symmetry you have, Peter!

Nikon S2, Nikkor-S.C f=5cm 1:1.4, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 1,443
Posted By Erik van Straten
The tonal structure of a scanned negative or a...

The tonal structure of a scanned negative or a digital file is totally different from that of a print. Prints - wet silver gelatine - are old fashioned and so they have a vintage look, even when...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 1 Week Ago
Replies: 1,006
Views: 366,231
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black),...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black), 400-2TMY/Adox MCC...
Forum: Frank Jackson on Street Photography 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1,639
Views: 103,995
Posted By Erik van Straten
Amsterdam today. Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4...

Amsterdam today.

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black), 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.
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Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 990
Views: 193,704
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black),...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black), 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 364
Views: 34,034
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black),...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black), 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 990
Views: 193,704
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black),...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black), 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 1,443
Posted By Erik van Straten
The Elmar 35mm is good stuff. No flare and great...

The Elmar 35mm is good stuff.

No flare and great sharpness:

Leica M2, Elmar 35mm f/3.5 nickel/uncoated, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC...
Forum: RFF Polls 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 92
Views: 15,955
Posted By Erik van Straten
I simply love Adox MCC 110, natural gloss. Erik.

I simply love Adox MCC 110, natural gloss.


Erik.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 454
Views: 62,366
Posted By Erik van Straten
Ah, here are the great fresco's by Masaccio and...

Ah, here are the great fresco's by Masaccio and Masolino.


Erik.
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 1,443
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica M2, Summar 50mm f/2, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC...

Leica M2, Summar 50mm f/2, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 638
Views: 16,756
Posted By Erik van Straten
Thank you, Deardorff. Very nice done, Jim. Erik.

Thank you, Deardorff.

Very nice done, Jim.

Erik.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 454
Views: 62,366
Posted By Erik van Straten
This is the mosque of Edirne (Hadrianopel), the...

This is the mosque of Edirne (Hadrianopel), the largest in Turkey.

The women are put aside (far away, on the left).

Leica M3, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v2, PlusX, Adox MCC...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 1,443
Posted By Erik van Straten
Michael, with a Summar and no hood it is not...

Michael, with a Summar and no hood it is not difficult to get "vintage". I can do it too.


Erik.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 638
Views: 16,756
Posted By Erik van Straten
Thank you, Pan! Erik.

Thank you, Pan!


Erik.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 638
Views: 16,756
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica IA (1928), Elmar 50mm f/3.5, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Leica IA (1928), Elmar 50mm f/3.5, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 1,443
Posted By Erik van Straten
Uncoated lenses usually produce an older look....

Uncoated lenses usually produce an older look. However, the world around us is no longer the mid-twentieth century. You cannot bring it back.

Erik.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1,006
Views: 366,231
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica M5, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Leica M5, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 990
Views: 193,704
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica M5, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Leica M5, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 356
Views: 17,278
Posted By Erik van Straten
I see no distortion and very sharp pictures. So...

I see no distortion and very sharp pictures. So far, so good. Now I would like to see some bokeh-samples: close up portraits at f/2 and focus exactly on the eyes.

Erik.
Forum: Fuji X Series 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 177
Posted By Erik van Straten
What happens if you use lenses with a "no" on...

What happens if you use lenses with a "no" on the list?

"Please make your own judgments when actually attaching the M Mount lens." Will it work when you make your own judgement?

Erik.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 638
Views: 16,756
Posted By Erik van Straten
Nikon S2, Nikkor-S.C 1:1.4 f=5cm, Tmax400/Adox...

Nikon S2, Nikkor-S.C 1:1.4 f=5cm, Tmax400/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 603
Views: 147,579
Posted By Erik van Straten
Lovely shot, Pan, Polish is a very difficult...

Lovely shot, Pan, Polish is a very difficult language.


Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 356
Views: 17,278
Posted By Erik van Straten
Yes, the lens looks good! Would like to see the...

Yes, the lens looks good! Would like to see the test pictures!


Erik.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 638
Views: 16,756
Posted By Erik van Straten
Contax G1, Planar 45mm f/2, Tmax400/Adox MCC...

Contax G1, Planar 45mm f/2, Tmax400/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 638
Views: 16,756
Posted By Erik van Straten
Great shot, Jim! very nice. I taught myself...

Great shot, Jim! very nice.

I taught myself photography with a Yashica Mat - in 1970. I had to work for it three weeks in the summer holidays. It was a second hand camera.

Erik.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 638
Views: 16,756
Posted By Erik van Straten
Thank you, Airfrogus! It makes me shy. Erik.

Thank you, Airfrogus! It makes me shy.


Erik.
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 122
Views: 8,811
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summicron 50mm f/2 collapsible,...

Leica MP, Summicron 50mm f/2 collapsible, Tmax400/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48015412611_f3aa04d518_b.jpg
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 1,679
Posted By Erik van Straten
I've never seen this before, it's very, very...

I've never seen this before, it's very, very good. She has fantasy. It's alive.


Erik.
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,172
Posted By Erik van Straten
Thank you John, all the shots I've put on Flickr...

Thank you John, all the shots I've put on Flickr and here are at full aperture. I myself am astonished about the optical (and mechanical) quality of the lens.


Erik.
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,172
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black,...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48680206982_4c3b7173df_b.jpg
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 990
Views: 193,704
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black,...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48680206982_4c3b7173df_b.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 638
Views: 16,756
Posted By Erik van Straten
Thank you, Paul, I'll tell her! Erik.

Thank you, Paul, I'll tell her!


Erik.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 638
Views: 16,756
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black),...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 (black), 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48675933336_35c45959cc_b.jpg
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,172
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black,...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48675933336_35c45959cc_b.jpg
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 990
Views: 193,704
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black,...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48675933336_35c45959cc_b.jpg
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4,582
Views: 1,306,624
Posted By Erik van Straten
Thank you, dourbalistar! Nice hat you like the...

Thank you, dourbalistar! Nice hat you like the lens. Sharp as a tank! Built like a tack!


Erik.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4,582
Views: 1,306,624
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black,...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48675933336_35c45959cc_b.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 544
Views: 84,076
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black,...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48674303596_0c1fed215a_b.jpg
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1,006
Views: 366,231
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black,...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48675933336_35c45959cc_b.jpg
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 990
Views: 193,704
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black,...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48673801278_932ed8cbd7_b.jpg
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 603
Views: 147,579
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48673801278_932ed8cbd7_b.jpg
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 603
Views: 147,579
Posted By Erik van Straten
Sweet! Nicely composed! Erik.

Sweet!

Nicely composed!

Erik.
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 603
Views: 147,579
Posted By Erik van Straten
Thank you, Philippe. Erik.

Thank you, Philippe.


Erik.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 364
Views: 34,034
Posted By Erik van Straten
Thank you, dourbalistar. I have lots of literal...

Thank you, dourbalistar. I have lots of literal symmetric pictures and my short-term memory is decreasing by the day. I will change this one for another.


Erik.
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 105
Views: 3,568
Posted By Erik van Straten
That is very good to hear, Jeff. Wonderful...

That is very good to hear, Jeff.


Wonderful parrot!


All the best,


Erik.
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 603
Views: 147,579
Posted By Erik van Straten
Thank you, Pan! Erik.

Thank you, Pan!


Erik.
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 603
Views: 147,579
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica M3, Summicron 50mm f/2 v4, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Leica M3, Summicron 50mm f/2 v4, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48668314316_12d1d19192_b.jpg
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4,582
Views: 1,306,624
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica M3, Summicron 50mm f/2 v4, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Leica M3, Summicron 50mm f/2 v4, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.


Erik.


https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48668314316_12d1d19192_b.jpg
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 990
Views: 193,704
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica M3, Summicron 50mm f/2 v4, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Leica M3, Summicron 50mm f/2 v4, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48668314316_12d1d19192_b.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 37
Views: 1,007
Posted By Erik van Straten
Amsterdam. Nikkormat FTn, Nikkor H Auto 50mm...

Amsterdam.

Nikkormat FTn, Nikkor H Auto 50mm f/2, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48667838393_a3eaa6154c_b.jpg
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 990
Views: 193,704
Posted By Erik van Straten
Nikkormat FTn, Nikkor-H Auto 50mm f/2,...

Nikkormat FTn, Nikkor-H Auto 50mm f/2, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48667838393_a3eaa6154c_b.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 217
Views: 14,974
Posted By Erik van Straten
Nikon S2, Nikkor-S.C1:1.4 f=5cm All Black,...

Nikon S2, Nikkor-S.C1:1.4 f=5cm All Black, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48633599867_a8317116aa_b.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 217
Views: 14,974
Posted By Erik van Straten
Nikon S2, Zeiss prewar Sonnar 50mm f/1.5...

Nikon S2, Zeiss prewar Sonnar 50mm f/1.5 (uncoated, black and nickel), 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48453628111_dec5dc7b31_b.jpg
Forum: RFF Polls 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 69
Views: 3,739
Posted By Erik van Straten
Yes, that's it: women do not like analogue...

Yes, that's it: women do not like analogue photography and certainly not black and white. I'm so happy that we have Helen.


Erik.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 364
Views: 34,034
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica M3, Summicron 50mm f/2 v4, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Leica M3, Summicron 50mm f/2 v4, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48668314316_12d1d19192_b.jpg
Forum: Zeiss Contax 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 511
Posted By Erik van Straten
You shouldn't, a IIa is less reliable than a II....

You shouldn't, a IIa is less reliable than a II. Better look at a nice old Kiev.


Erik.
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 1,671
Posted By Erik van Straten
That is good news! You have a v1. The drama...

That is good news! You have a v1. The drama starts at 222XXXX. Excellent pictures.


https://www.l-camera-forum.com/leica-wiki.en/index.php/35mm_f/1.4_Summilux_I



Erik.
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 990
Views: 193,704
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48656139356_028be7a464_b.jpg
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 44
Views: 14,514
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black,...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48656139356_028be7a464_b.jpg
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 44
Views: 14,514
Posted By Erik van Straten
I totally agree with Nick De Marco wrote here -...

I totally agree with Nick De Marco wrote here - ten years ago.


Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 36
Views: 1,725
Posted By Erik van Straten
I only use film that I develope myself, just as...

I only use film that I develope myself, just as in 1967 when I started with photography. I'm happy that I still can get film, developer and printing paper. I use film because the "end product" of my...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 356
Views: 17,278
Posted By Erik van Straten
I'm living in Europe, Amsterdam. I really would...

I'm living in Europe, Amsterdam. I really would like to do some tests with the lens on film. I have the 8 elements Leica lens, so I can make a direct comparison. I can make prints too, if you like,...
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 990
Views: 193,704
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black,...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,172
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black,...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 516
Views: 45,899
Posted By Erik van Straten
Nikon S2, Nikkor-S.C 1:1.4 f=5cm, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Nikon S2, Nikkor-S.C 1:1.4 f=5cm, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48511480202_0c1fb92bb1_b.jpg
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,172
Posted By Erik van Straten
What I know, is that these lenses have about the...

What I know, is that these lenses have about the same composition of the optical elements, but use other, older, types of glass with lower refractive indices. The corrections are thus on a lower...
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 216
Views: 10,033
Posted By Erik van Straten
Best wishes for you both, from me. Erik.

Best wishes for you both, from me.


Erik.
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,172
Posted By Erik van Straten
Limited? Maybe the minimal distance, 1 meter. I...

Limited? Maybe the minimal distance, 1 meter. I never get so close.
I've never seen such a sharpness at full aperture on close distances on such a fast lens. No need for floating elements or aspheric...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,172
Posted By Erik van Straten
Rocc, that is not my camera, but the camera of...

Rocc, that is not my camera, but the camera of David Douglas Duncan, sold lately for two million dollars.

I think however that Stephen Gandy sells those rewinders.

Erik.
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,172
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black,...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 black, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48647257488_8627e617ce_b.jpg
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 990
Views: 193,704
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48647257488_8627e617ce_b.jpg
Forum: Photography General Interest 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 922
Posted By Erik van Straten
Nikkormat FTn, Nikkor H Auto 50mm f/2, TriX/Adox...

Nikkormat FTn, Nikkor H Auto 50mm f/2, TriX/Adox MCC 110.

This place still exists - it is a protected monument - but is no longer a waiting...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,172
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 chrome,...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 chrome, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48596211442_69ef8da51a_b.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 47
Views: 1,392
Posted By Erik van Straten
Portrait of famous cellist Daniël Esser in his...

Portrait of famous cellist Daniël Esser in his kitchen.

Leica M2, Summilux 35mm f/1.4 steel rim, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48012485036_8b069fc272_c.jpg
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,172
Posted By Erik van Straten
In the end I discovered why Leitz started...

In the end I discovered why Leitz started producing a second version of the Summilux in 1962. Given the quality of the first version, that was not necessary at all. The design of the first version...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,172
Posted By Erik van Straten
Could have been haze. I have a rigid Summicron...

Could have been haze. I have a rigid Summicron 50mm that became suddenly very hazy, someone cleaned it for me, but the lens was never as good as before.

The Summiluxes in LTM are extremely...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,172
Posted By Erik van Straten
I now have two of them, a chrome one nr. 1702441...

I now have two of them, a chrome one nr. 1702441 and a black one nr. 1703963. Both are in extremely good condition.

For candid shots the black one is better: less noticeable.

There are...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,172
Posted By Erik van Straten
Raid, I got it this morning. Erik.

Raid, I got it this morning.

Erik.
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,172
Posted By Erik van Straten
Kostja, everybody knows this picture of Duncans...

Kostja, everybody knows this picture of Duncans camera. Mine is a v1, Duncans is a v2.

Paulbe, thank you, here she is:
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC...
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 990
Views: 193,704
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48639143051_70d348ff16_b.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 538
Views: 67,085
Posted By Erik van Straten
Nikon S2, Nikkor-S.C 50mm f/1.4, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Nikon S2, Nikkor-S.C 50mm f/1.4, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48633599867_a8317116aa_b.jpg
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,172
Posted By Erik van Straten
Summilux 50mm f/1.4 first version.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48635564481_d768be25fa_z.jpg
This is my camera.

On the right side (seen from above), in two "hills" of the focusing ring, a hole is made on the same place DDD...
Forum: Photography General Interest 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 8,961
Views: 875,528
Posted By Erik van Straten
Thank you, Charles, I hope that this lens will be...

Thank you, Charles, I hope that this lens will be less obtrusive when making pictures outside.


Erik.
Forum: Photography General Interest 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 8,961
Views: 875,528
Posted By Erik van Straten
Thank you, Deardorff, optically the lens seems to...

Thank you, Deardorff, optically the lens seems to be perfect too, no scratches or haze.

Interesting, the coating is different from my chrome Summilux V1, while the numbers are very close: the black...
Forum: Photography General Interest 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 8,961
Views: 875,528
Posted By Erik van Straten
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48635564481_d7...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48635564481_d768be25fa_z.jpg

I bought an old Summilux (v1) in black.


https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48637649021_92fb617607_n.jpg

On the right side...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7,463
Views: 3,800,824
Posted By Erik van Straten
Thank you Giulio, I got a bit off the Noctilux....

Thank you Giulio, I got a bit off the Noctilux. This Summilux is infinitely better.


Erik.
Forum: Nikon RF 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 443
Views: 168,115
Posted By Erik van Straten
Thank you, Montag, I like the one on the right. I...

Thank you, Montag, I like the one on the right. I have to look at her again and again.


How did you make this close-up with the IIIc?

Erik.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7,463
Views: 3,800,824
Posted By Erik van Straten
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48635564481_d7...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48635564481_d768be25fa_z.jpg


Finally I've found a Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 in black for my M2. Not new but the glass is perfect.

Erik.
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 990
Views: 193,704
Posted By Erik van Straten
Wow, really? Thanks! Erik.

Wow, really? Thanks!


Erik.
Forum: Nikon RF 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 443
Views: 168,115
Posted By Erik van Straten
Nikon S2, Nikkor-S.C 50mm f/1.4, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Nikon S2, Nikkor-S.C 50mm f/1.4, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48515597947_85b70b8dd6_b.jpg
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 990
Views: 193,704
Posted By Erik van Straten
Very nice print, Winzenbourg! Nikon S2,...

Very nice print, Winzenbourg!

Nikon S2, Nikkor-S.C 50mm f/1.4, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48633599867_a8317116aa_b.jpg
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 105
Views: 3,568
Posted By Erik van Straten
watch...

watch this:


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9bbUutOk9PA
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 668
Views: 85,626
Posted By Erik van Straten
Thank you, Steve. Erik.

Thank you, Steve.


Erik.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 954
Views: 150,652
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica II, Elmar 35mm f/3.5, Tmax400/Adox MCC...

Leica II, Elmar 35mm f/3.5, Tmax400/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48496037027_31b1beb0b7_b.jpg
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 748
Posted By Erik van Straten
It would be great if they did, with and without...

It would be great if they did, with and without the lightmeter of the MP, but I believe they never will ...

Erik.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 364
Views: 34,034
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica M5, Summilux 35mm f/1.4 steel rim,...

Leica M5, Summilux 35mm f/1.4 steel rim, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 292
Posted By Erik van Straten
Rayt, thank you. No, my grandfather was an...

Rayt, thank you.

No, my grandfather was an architect. I am very much interested in composition. I find it one of the most important aspects of photography.

Erik.
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 292
Posted By Erik van Straten
These early lenses are usually not numbered on...

These early lenses are usually not numbered on the outside, but somewere on the inside, usually scratched with a screwdriver.

Leica M2, Elmar 35mm f/3.5 nickel, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 292
Posted By Erik van Straten
I did not know that, I have no Bessas. Great that...

I did not know that, I have no Bessas. Great that it works on the Canon.

Mine too has the heavy cam; this lens makes almost a complete rotation from infinity to 1m.

It is nice to collect the 35mm...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 292
Posted By Erik van Straten
I have such a lens too. It will fit the Leicas I,...

I have such a lens too. It will fit the Leicas I, II and Standard. Is yours coupled to the rangefinder?

Yes, it will work on Leicas with a cover on the place were the slow times knob can be...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 364
Views: 34,034
Posted By Erik van Straten
Nikon S2, Zeiss prewar Sonnar 50mm f/1.5...

Nikon S2, Zeiss prewar Sonnar 50mm f/1.5 black/nickel, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 32
Views: 7,846
Posted By Erik van Straten
Yes, the bokeh is nice, also for...

Yes, the bokeh is nice, also for portraits.

Leica II, Hektor 50mm f/2.5, Tmax400/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 668
Views: 85,626
Posted By Erik van Straten
Thanks, Pau. Erik.

Thanks, Pau.


Erik.
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 32
Views: 7,846
Posted By Erik van Straten
Thanks! It was taken in Belorussia (Bobruysk) in...

Thanks! It was taken in Belorussia (Bobruysk) in 2001.


Erik.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 668
Views: 85,626
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica M5, Summaron 35mm f/3.5, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC...

Leica M5, Summaron 35mm f/3.5, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 32
Views: 7,846
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica II, Hektor 50mm f/2.5, Tmax400/Adox MCC...

Leica II, Hektor 50mm f/2.5, Tmax400/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 356
Views: 17,278
Posted By Erik van Straten
Good idea. They can send the lens to me to try it...

Good idea. They can send the lens to me to try it out on film.


Erik.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 538
Views: 67,085
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica M3, Summilux 35mm f/1.4 steel rim,...

Leica M3, Summilux 35mm f/1.4 steel rim, Tmax400/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 668
Views: 85,626
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Elmar 35mm f/3.5 nickel uncoated,...

Leica MP, Elmar 35mm f/3.5 nickel uncoated, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 668
Views: 85,626
Posted By Erik van Straten
Nikon S2, Zeiss Sonnar black/nickel 50mm f/1.5...

Nikon S2, Zeiss Sonnar black/nickel 50mm f/1.5 prewar uncoated, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 668
Views: 85,626
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 668
Views: 85,626
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 247
Views: 15,141
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Elmar-M 50mm f/2.8, Tmax400/Adox MCC...

Leica MP, Elmar-M 50mm f/2.8, Tmax400/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 247
Views: 15,141
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Heliar collapsible 50mm f/2,...

Leica MP, Heliar collapsible 50mm f/2, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 668
Views: 85,626
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica M3, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Leica M3, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5,586
Views: 961,496
Posted By Erik van Straten
The Elmar 35mm f/3.5 is a great lens - if clear...

The Elmar 35mm f/3.5 is a great lens - if clear from haze.

Erik.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 404
Views: 177,274
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica M2, Color Skopar 50mm f/2.5, Tmax400/Adox...

Leica M2, Color Skopar 50mm f/2.5, Tmax400/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Optics Theory - 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1,905
Views: 1,737,596
Posted By Erik van Straten
How beautiful she is. Erik.

How beautiful she is.


Erik.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 404
Views: 177,274
Posted By Erik van Straten
Very nice effect, Doug! Erik.

Very nice effect, Doug!


Erik.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 404
Views: 177,274
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica M3, Color Skopar 50mm f/2.5, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Leica M3, Color Skopar 50mm f/2.5, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 990
Views: 193,704
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica M3, Color Skopar 50mm f/2.5, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Leica M3, Color Skopar 50mm f/2.5, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 990
Views: 193,704
Posted By Erik van Straten
Contax I, Nikkor 50mm f/2, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC...

Contax I, Nikkor 50mm f/2, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica M -- Leica CL / Minolta CLE - Film 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 91
Views: 89,540
Posted By Erik van Straten
Excellent lens too! Erik.

Excellent lens too!


Erik.
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 990
Views: 193,704
Posted By Erik van Straten
Thank you, misterb. Some of my cameras have...

Thank you, misterb.

Some of my cameras have lightmeters in them (MP, M5) but usually I estimate. B+W is very forgiving. I always use the same film. That helps too.

Erik.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7,463
Views: 3,800,824
Posted By Erik van Straten
Yes, the Amotal is rangefinder coupled. It was...

Yes, the Amotal is rangefinder coupled. It was made by TTH for the American "Foton" camera, in 1948. Some of those lenses have recently been remounted for Leica and mirrorless cameras. The optical...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7,463
Views: 3,800,824
Posted By Erik van Straten
Another one with the Amotal. Leica MP, TTH Cooke...

Another one with the Amotal.

Leica MP, TTH Cooke Amotal 2" f/2, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7,463
Views: 3,800,824
Posted By Erik van Straten
Gorgeous cameras, giganova! Erik.

Gorgeous cameras, giganova!


Erik.
Forum: FSU Former Soviet Union RF 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 227
Views: 61,669
Posted By Erik van Straten
Contax I, Jupiter-8M, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC...

Contax I, Jupiter-8M, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Optics Theory - 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1,905
Views: 1,737,596
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 4002TMY/Adox...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 4002TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 990
Views: 193,704
Posted By Erik van Straten
Contax I, Jupiter 8 M, 50mm f/2, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Contax I, Jupiter 8 M, 50mm f/2, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 44
Views: 14,514
Posted By Erik van Straten
It is a kind of hidden gem. Many people still...

It is a kind of hidden gem. Many people still think that it is inferior to the V2, but the reverse is true. I worked many years with the V2 - I still have it - but the V1 is much better.


Leica MP,...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 44
Views: 14,514
Posted By Erik van Straten
Thank you Raid, I don't think the ASPH is better....

Thank you Raid, I don't think the ASPH is better. These shots are at full aperture. This bokeh ... awesome.


Erik.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 44
Views: 14,514
Posted By Erik van Straten
Finally I found one. Mine is serial...

Finally I found one. Mine is serial 17XXXXX.

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Boy what a lens.

Erik.

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Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 990
Views: 193,704
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.


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Forum: Optics Theory - 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1,905
Views: 1,737,596
Posted By Erik van Straten
I'm sure it did. I see it. Erik.

I'm sure it did. I see it.

Erik.
Forum: Optics Theory - 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1,905
Views: 1,737,596
Posted By Erik van Straten
You have a special gift for it. Have you ever...

You have a special gift for it.

Have you ever painted, I mean art?

Erik.
Forum: Optics Theory - 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1,905
Views: 1,737,596
Posted By Erik van Straten
Like a painting by Klimt. Wonderful. Erik.

Like a painting by Klimt. Wonderful.

Erik.
Forum: Optics Theory - 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1,905
Views: 1,737,596
Posted By Erik van Straten
Bokeh-balls with a white dot in the middle are...

Bokeh-balls with a white dot in the middle are characteristic for both the Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1 and the Summilux 35mm f/1.4 steel rim.

Leica M3, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC...
Forum: Optics Theory - 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1,905
Views: 1,737,596
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Bokeh photos make me somehow happy.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 472
Posted By Erik van Straten
Development of the M3 started before the war as a...

Development of the M3 started before the war as a Leica alternative to the Contax II. The Contax II had a viewfinder only for 50mm. The M3 was introduced in 1954, but soon photojournalists complained...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 538
Views: 67,085
Posted By Erik van Straten
Nikon S2, All-black Nikkor-S.C 50mm f/1.4,...

Nikon S2, All-black Nikkor-S.C 50mm f/1.4, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

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Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7,463
Views: 3,800,824
Posted By Erik van Straten
Very nice, Peter, do you have shots at full...

Very nice, Peter, do you have shots at full aperture taken with this lens?



Erik.
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 990
Views: 193,704
Posted By Erik van Straten
Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox...

Leica MP, Summilux 50mm f/1.4 v1, 400-2TMY/Adox MCC 110.

Erik.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48580303367_c18cd89dbc_b.jpg
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 37
Views: 996
Posted By Erik van Straten
My prints go in the Seal for about 90 seconds...

My prints go in the Seal for about 90 seconds with the temperature set at 85 degrees C.


This time was advised by a professional printer. Works well.


Erik.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 21
Views: 694
Posted By Erik van Straten
Can you show us an example of that? Is that...

Can you show us an example of that? Is that sharpness in the same plane? Hard to believe at this speed.


Erik.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-18-2019
Replies: 36
Views: 5,928
Posted By Erik van Straten
I bought my V1 for EUR 1.000 three years ago, in...

I bought my V1 for EUR 1.000 three years ago, in mint condition. Now I've seen prices for this lens of EUR 2.500.

For many years (since 1980) I've had a V2, I still have it, but I stopped using it...
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