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Forum: 120 / 220 film RF's 02-11-2017
Replies: 129
Views: 37,280
Posted By prosophos
https://prosophos.files.wordpress.com/2017/01/the-...

https://prosophos.files.wordpress.com/2017/01/the-lion-and-the-lioness.jpg
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 01-07-2017
Replies: 13
Views: 1,913
Posted By prosophos
A very thoughtful, interesting, informative, and...

A very thoughtful, interesting, informative, and entertaining review!

Peter.
Forum: 120 / 220 film RF's 03-30-2015
Replies: 417
Views: 160,216
Posted By prosophos
Mamiya...

Mamiya 7II
43mm

https://prosophos.files.wordpress.com/2015/03/love-spilling3.jpg
Forum: 120 / 220 film RF's 03-26-2015
Replies: 417
Views: 160,216
Posted By prosophos
Mamiya...

Mamiya 7II
43mm

https://prosophos.files.wordpress.com/2015/03/window-light-portrait.jpg
Forum: 120 / 220 film RF's 03-14-2015
Replies: 417
Views: 160,216
Posted By prosophos
Mamiya...

Mamiya 7II
43mm


https://prosophos.files.wordpress.com/2015/03/the-green-room.jpg
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 10-13-2014
Replies: 70
Views: 10,160
Posted By prosophos
Leica M9 and 75mm...

Leica M9 and 75mm Summarit:

www.PhotographsbyPeter.com (http://www.PhotographsbyPeter.com)


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Forum: 120 / 220 film RF's 07-19-2014
Replies: 417
Views: 160,216
Posted By prosophos
Here is my contribution (Mamiya 7II +...

Here is my contribution

(Mamiya 7II + 80/4)

Thanks,

Peter | Prosophos
www.PhotographsbyPeter.com (http://www.PhotographsbyPeter.com)
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Forum: Photography General Interest 05-09-2013
Replies: 13
Views: 1,485
Posted By prosophos
Thank you Joakim. Peter.

Thank you Joakim.

Peter.
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-27-2013
Replies: 13
Views: 1,485
Posted By prosophos
Hi Colyn, Thanks for your thoughts and sorry you...

Hi Colyn,

Thanks for your thoughts and sorry you couldn't find any meat on my photography site.

To clarify though, only two of the photographers I've featured are professional, the remainder are...
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-27-2013
Replies: 13
Views: 1,485
Posted By prosophos
Thanks Pablito. Well, in all fairness, I did ask...

Thanks Pablito. Well, in all fairness, I did ask a month ago (post#4) for people to let me know if they objected to the link, so I guess some are now expressing themselves. Thank you for your...
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-26-2013
Replies: 13
Views: 1,485
Posted By prosophos
Thank you. Peter.

Thank you.

Peter.
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-26-2013
Replies: 13
Views: 1,485
Posted By prosophos
Today, I'm featuring Kristian Dowling - a great...

Today, I'm featuring Kristian Dowling - a great guy.

http://prosophos.com/2013/04/26/featured-photographer-kristian-dowling/


Peter.
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 04-20-2013
Replies: 5,522
Views: 842,360
Posted By prosophos
Here's another, posted on my site today. 90mm...

Here's another, posted on my site today.

90mm Summicron APO wide open @ f/2 (near focus...
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 04-09-2013
Replies: 5,522
Views: 842,360
Posted By prosophos
That's a brilliant shot! Peter.

That's a brilliant shot!

Peter.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 04-08-2013
Replies: 24
Views: 6,277
Posted By prosophos
Well, RE: Hexanon vs. Noctilux, I'll tell you the...

Well, RE: Hexanon vs. Noctilux, I'll tell you the Hexanon 60/1.2 has its own charm (and is lighter too):

http://prosophos.com/2011/12/21/the-konica-hexanon-60mm-f1-2-special-edition/

In the link...
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-02-2013
Replies: 13
Views: 1,485
Posted By prosophos
Today, Luiz Paulo is...

Today, Luiz Paulo is featured:

http://prosophos.com/2013/04/02/featured-photographer-luiz-paulo/

Peter.
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 03-30-2013
Replies: 5,522
Views: 842,360
Posted By prosophos
airfrogusmc, Love the "Henri" image :).

airfrogusmc,

Love the "Henri" image :).
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 03-30-2013
Replies: 5,522
Views: 842,360
Posted By prosophos
Agree, very nice images Ashwin.

Agree, very nice images Ashwin.
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 03-29-2013
Replies: 5,522
Views: 842,360
Posted By prosophos
Thank you Dirk, Ashwin, and everyone for the warm...

Thank you Dirk, Ashwin, and everyone for the warm welcome.

Dirk, fantastic last set, as have been all your others.

Here's one more from me.

Peter.
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Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 03-27-2013
Replies: 5,522
Views: 842,360
Posted By prosophos
I'm pleased to have officially joined this...

I'm pleased to have officially joined this...
Forum: Photography General Interest 03-17-2013
Replies: 13
Views: 1,485
Posted By prosophos
Just added a few more names including Jason Howe,...

Just added a few more names including Jason Howe, Ashwin Rao, and Ming Thein (tomorrow).

http://prosophos.com/featured-and-guest-photographers/

Let me know if posting the link here is not...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 02-27-2013
Replies: 2,016
Views: 311,851
Posted By prosophos
Thanks froyd. Peter.

Thanks froyd.

Peter.
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 02-27-2013
Replies: 2,016
Views: 311,851
Posted By prosophos
Last trio of images, promise...

Last trio of images, promise :)

Thanks,

Peter.
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Forum: Leica M9 / ME 02-27-2013
Replies: 2,016
Views: 311,851
Posted By prosophos
A few more... Peter. www.prosophos.com...

A few more...

Peter.
www.prosophos.com (http://www.prosophos.com)
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Forum: Leica M9 / ME 02-27-2013
Replies: 2,016
Views: 311,851
Posted By prosophos
Alive and well, yes. Peter. www.prosophos.com...

Alive and well, yes.

Peter.
www.prosophos.com (http://www.prosophos.com)
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Forum: Photography General Interest 02-25-2013
Replies: 13
Views: 1,485
Posted By prosophos
Yes, that's true :) Peter.

Yes, that's true :)

Peter.
Forum: Photography General Interest 02-25-2013
Replies: 13
Views: 1,485
Posted By prosophos
Featured photographers (link).

I've started profiling photographers who mostly use rangefinders.

If anybody is interested, here is the link:

http://prosophos.com/featured-and-guest-photographers/

I hope to continue to add to...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 01-12-2013
Replies: 11
Views: 1,183
Posted By prosophos
My apologies for the complex language.

My apologies for the complex language.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 01-12-2013
Replies: 11
Views: 1,183
Posted By prosophos
My apologies for offending you. Thank you very...

My apologies for offending you. Thank you very much for your comments.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 01-12-2013
Replies: 11
Views: 1,183
Posted By prosophos
Dear Ben, I am actually very grateful you posted...

Dear Ben,

I am actually very grateful you posted this, as it is quite helpful to me, and you are in fact being very kind.

I'm struggling with the fact that "workflow" is probably a misnomer on my...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 01-10-2013
Replies: 11
Views: 1,183
Posted By prosophos
Overview of my photography workflow.

Hi everybody,

I'm writing some articles describing my photography workflow; it's become a little more philosophical than practical, hence the post here.

If anybody is interested in reading the...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-06-2012
Replies: 75
Views: 11,719
Posted By prosophos
My prediction, since the M was announced: At low...

My prediction, since the M was announced:

At low ISO values the M9 will have superior IQ...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 12-05-2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,576
Posted By prosophos
100% crop.

For those who are interested, here is a 100% crop. Remember this is at f/0.95 (the detail is nice):

http://prosophos.com/2012/12/03/free-as-a-bird-noctilux-100-crop/

Peter.
www.prosophos.com...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 12-05-2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,576
Posted By prosophos
"Free as a Bird" (M9, Noctilux 0.95 @ f/0.95)

Thanks for looking,

Peter.
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http://prosophos.files.wordpress.com/2012/12/free-as-a-bird.jpg
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 11-14-2012
Replies: 46
Views: 4,741
Posted By prosophos
V_roma, my intent was as you elaborate in the...

V_roma, my intent was as you elaborate in the second half of your comment, that a good photo (by definition) should have an impact on you, regardless of whether you understand or are aware of the...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 11-14-2012
Replies: 46
Views: 4,741
Posted By prosophos
John, I accept your distinction. I used the term...

John,

I accept your distinction. I used the term "grab" to keep all similar interpretations open, but "engage" is perhaps a less flashy and more precise term.

Thank you,

Peter.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 11-14-2012
Replies: 46
Views: 4,741
Posted By prosophos
John, I agree with you. Peter.

John,

I agree with you.

Peter.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-03-2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,112
Posted By prosophos
Thank you. Peter.

Thank you.

Peter.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 11-01-2012
Replies: 46
Views: 4,741
Posted By prosophos
I never stated or implied any of the...

I never stated or implied any of the above.

Re-read my words carefully please.

Peter.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 11-01-2012
Replies: 46
Views: 4,741
Posted By prosophos
Well, I don't allow advertising on my site and...

Well, I don't allow advertising on my site and visitors don't pay a subscription fee... and you are free to click into it or not.

I don't believe the cynicism is warranted.

Peter.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 10-31-2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,112
Posted By prosophos
My 21 favourite images from 2012 (1 image, 1 link).

Every year, like many people, I review my images and try to select out the ones that are my favourites.

This year, a number of film images "made the cut'. And this one is probably my favourite of...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 10-31-2012
Replies: 46
Views: 4,741
Posted By prosophos
I'm pleasantly surprised to find the tone of the...

I'm pleasantly surprised to find the tone of the discussion here to be civil. Thank you for that.

Peter.
www.prosophos.com
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 10-30-2012
Replies: 46
Views: 4,741
Posted By prosophos
A good image should grab you.

My opinion, of course:

http://prosophos.com/2012/10/29/a-good-image-should-grab-you/

This was posted on my site and a friend linked to it on dpreview. It was greeted with much consternation by...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-28-2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,734
Posted By prosophos
I at no point advise that hot water be placed in...

I at no point advise that hot water be placed in the tank. The purpose of the hot water is to create steam to minimize dust.

The articles are written to be followed sequentially.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-28-2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,734
Posted By prosophos
My apologies.

My apologies.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-28-2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,734
Posted By prosophos
Yes, I do.

Yes, I do.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-27-2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,734
Posted By prosophos
Thank you very much.

Thank you very much.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-08-2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,734
Posted By prosophos
How I process my B&W film.

(cross-posted on dpreview)

I don't claim to know the best way to do it...

...but if you're interested in learning how I process my B&W film, please feel free to read the articles below (this...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-01-2012
Replies: 209
Views: 45,522
Posted By prosophos
Thanks! But what I can't figure out is why my...

Thanks! But what I can't figure out is why my entire post gets deleted. Even posts that contain no images. My posts in this recent exchange are the first ones in a long while that haven't...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-01-2012
Replies: 209
Views: 45,522
Posted By prosophos
No, I'm uploading them here... but the photos -...

No, I'm uploading them here... but the photos - and the entire post - gets deleted. :(
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-01-2012
Replies: 209
Views: 45,522
Posted By prosophos
I'd love to post something, but every time I do,...

I'd love to post something, but every time I do, my post gets deleted without explanation.

Peter.
www.prosophos.com
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 05-31-2012
Replies: 28
Views: 8,592
Posted By prosophos
Here are a few...

Thanks for looking,

Peter.
www.prosophos.com (http://www.prosophos.com)
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 01-27-2012
Replies: 4
Views: 989
Posted By prosophos
Thanks everybody for your kind words. Helen, the...

Thanks everybody for your kind words.

Helen, the doll "model shoot" was more funny than you may suspect... imagine my confused neighbours watching me on my front lawn... they had no idea what I was...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 01-26-2012
Replies: 4
Views: 989
Posted By prosophos
Leica 75mm Summarit: brief report.

I posted this on my site today, for those interested in this lens:

http://prosophos.com/2012/01/26/the-leica-75mm-summarit-f2-5/

Thanks,

Peter.
www.prosophos.com
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 12-28-2011
Replies: 19
Views: 6,659
Posted By prosophos
People actually love or hate the bokeh. I agree...

People actually love or hate the bokeh. I agree with you however, the lens is undeniably a one-of-a-kind gem that renders in a unique way. I happen to love the way it draws the intended subject...
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 12-28-2011
Replies: 19
Views: 6,659
Posted By prosophos
Helen, thank you very much for your kind...

Helen, thank you very much for your kind words!

Like Steve, I do NOT code my 60 Hex. And like Steve, I settled on a Leitz LTM-to-M adapter to improve focus accuracy. I was using a generic one...
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 12-23-2011
Replies: 19
Views: 6,659
Posted By prosophos
Sorry about that ;)

Sorry about that ;)
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 12-23-2011
Replies: 19
Views: 6,659
Posted By prosophos
Yes, it's hosted on WordPress. Peter.

Yes, it's hosted on WordPress.

Peter.
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 12-23-2011
Replies: 19
Views: 6,659
Posted By prosophos
The 50/1.2 has interested me for a long time...

The 50/1.2 has interested me for a long time too... it looks like a really nice lens.

Peter.
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 12-23-2011
Replies: 19
Views: 6,659
Posted By prosophos
Thanks! I discuss the going rate on this lens in...

Thanks!

I discuss the going rate on this lens in my article, and mine was no exception. Although I purchased it 6 months ago, it came in mint condition with the box and all of the Konica...
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 12-21-2011
Replies: 19
Views: 6,659
Posted By prosophos
The Konica Hexanon 60/1.2, Limited Edition.

My attempt to add to the literature of this lens:

http://prosophos.com/2011/12/21/the-konica-hexanon-60mm-f1-2-special-edition/

Peter.
www.prosophos.com (http://www.prosophos.com)
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 10-16-2011
Replies: 17
Views: 2,751
Posted By prosophos
Mauro, Simply lovely. Peter.

Mauro,

Simply lovely.

Peter.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 10-13-2011
Replies: 17
Views: 2,751
Posted By prosophos
Hi again Horea, I actually did one quick...

Hi again Horea,

I actually did one quick comparison today. Please don't view this as an analysis, it's just for my own interest... I thought you might be interested as...
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 09-28-2011
Replies: 11
Views: 5,476
Posted By prosophos
The results from this lens are wonderful (by the...

The results from this lens are wonderful (by the way Gerald, I answered your private message).

I recently acquired an f/1 Noctilux, and the price of this Hexanon, even by today's standards is a...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-25-2011
Replies: 17
Views: 2,751
Posted By prosophos
Hello Horea, In owning it all of 48 hrs, I will...

Hello Horea,

In owning it all of 48 hrs, I will say there are a few things that jump out immediately:

- the Noctilux f/1 has smoother bokeh than that of the Hex 60/1.2, but - as many know - the...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-25-2011
Replies: 17
Views: 2,751
Posted By prosophos
Congratulations to you too! It's funny how...

Congratulations to you too! It's funny how things go.

Regarding the size and weight, it's very reasonable, especially compared to the Nocti f/0.95.

Peter.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-24-2011
Replies: 17
Views: 2,751
Posted By prosophos
Thanks Andy. I feel quite lucky to have it. You...

Thanks Andy. I feel quite lucky to have it.

You obviously know your cars... I almost walked right by it, but my wife pointed it out to me.

Peter.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-24-2011
Replies: 17
Views: 2,751
Posted By prosophos
Noctilux f/1

I recently acquired a Noctilux f/1 (E60). Some initial impressions about it:

http://prosophos.com/2011/09/24/a-walk-with-and-testing-out-the-leica-50mm-noctilux-f1-0/

I'll be posting more shots in...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 09-23-2011
Replies: 24
Views: 11,139
Posted By prosophos
I use it exactly the same way (on my M2 - and...

I use it exactly the same way (on my M2 - and also on my M9).

Peter.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 09-23-2011
Replies: 24
Views: 11,139
Posted By prosophos
Thanks Rom... I obviously share your...

Thanks Rom... I obviously share your opinion.

Peter.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 09-11-2011
Replies: 270
Views: 147,019
Posted By prosophos
Excellent photos! Love your...

Excellent photos! Love your style.

Peter.
www.prosophos.com (http://www.prosophos.com)
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 09-10-2011
Replies: 270
Views: 147,019
Posted By prosophos
Fascinating, thanks for the exercise. And I...

Fascinating, thanks for the exercise. And I agree about the Voigtlanders - great lenses.

Peter.
www.prosophos.com (http://www.prosophos.com)
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 09-10-2011
Replies: 270
Views: 147,019
Posted By prosophos
I'm going to guess that the order is: (1) Nokton...

I'm going to guess that the order is: (1) Nokton V1, (2) Nokton V2, and (3) Summilux-M ASPH (pre-FLE).

Peter.
www.prosophos.com (http://www.prosophos.com)
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 09-06-2011
Replies: 270
Views: 147,019
Posted By prosophos
As a fan of V1, I must say that I am quite...

As a fan of V1, I must say that I am quite pleased with the samples I'm seeing from V2. Thank you to all who have taken the time to post the images.

Peter.
www.prosophos.com
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 09-05-2011
Replies: 24
Views: 11,139
Posted By prosophos
Correct. Peter.

Correct.

Peter.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 09-05-2011
Replies: 24
Views: 11,139
Posted By prosophos
Thanks Kosta, I use the 50mm frame lines that...

Thanks Kosta,

I use the 50mm frame lines that are automatically mechanically triggered. In that way, I have extra cropping room, if need be.

Peter.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 09-04-2011
Replies: 24
Views: 11,139
Posted By prosophos
Thank you so much... don't know why it wasn't...

Thank you so much... don't know why it wasn't working, but it's corrected now.

Peter.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 09-04-2011
Replies: 270
Views: 147,019
Posted By prosophos
The new version is looking very nice. Peter.

The new version is looking very nice.

Peter.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 09-04-2011
Replies: 24
Views: 11,139
Posted By prosophos
More images, since the last...

More images, since the last post:

http://prosophos.com/category/voigtlander-nokton-40mm-f1-4/

I really love this little lens on my M2.

Peter.
www.prosophos.com
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 08-21-2011
Replies: 11
Views: 5,476
Posted By prosophos
Beautiful image! And with film,...

Beautiful image! And with film, congratulations!

Peter.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-17-2011
Replies: 37
Views: 12,316
Posted By prosophos
Here's my...

Here's my contribution:

http://prosophos.com/category/leica-tele-elmar-135mm-f4-1966/


Peter.
www.prosophos.com (http://www.prosophos.com)
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 08-16-2011
Replies: 11
Views: 5,476
Posted By prosophos
Thank you kindly. Peter.

Thank you kindly.

Peter.
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 08-16-2011
Replies: 11
Views: 5,476
Posted By prosophos
What a great 1-2 lens combination. I've been...

What a great 1-2 lens combination. I've been using this too, but often substitute the 35 Summarit for the 35 Nokton when I want to travel light or shoot under bright conditions.

Those, photos by...
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 08-16-2011
Replies: 11
Views: 5,476
Posted By prosophos
Konica Hexanon 60mm f/1.2 photos

If anybody is interested in viewing photos taken with this lens (on an M9), I use this combination...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 08-13-2011
Replies: 9
Views: 3,558
Posted By prosophos
Thanks.

Thank you, and nice review by the way.

Peter.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 08-09-2011
Replies: 9
Views: 3,558
Posted By prosophos
Nice - I'm not surprised it's your favourite...

Nice - I'm not surprised it's your favourite lens.

Peter.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 08-09-2011
Replies: 9
Views: 3,558
Posted By prosophos
Thanks for having a look everybody, and thanks...

Thanks for having a look everybody, and thanks for pointing out the typo Chris! I just corrected it. That was pretty hilarious though.

Peter.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 08-09-2011
Replies: 9
Views: 3,558
Posted By prosophos
The Voigtlander Nokton 35/1.2.

Following my post about the Nokton 40/1.4, I had some requests to discuss the Nokton 35/1.2.

So, I wrote a brief discussion (not a comprehensive...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 08-02-2011
Replies: 24
Views: 11,139
Posted By prosophos
Thanks guys.

Thanks guys - I'm really glad you found it useful.

Peter.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 07-31-2011
Replies: 24
Views: 11,139
Posted By prosophos
The Voigtlander Nokton 40/1.4

I recently posted a (very brief) discussion with accompanying images taken with the Nokton 40/1.4.

No, this is not a review, but I thought it may be useful to some.

You can find the write-up here:...
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