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Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 01-28-2015
Replies: 15
Views: 2,479
Posted By htimsdj
Section 2, Number (8).

Section 2, Number (8).
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-19-2015
Replies: 422
Views: 60,606
Posted By htimsdj
https://farm9.staticflickr.com/8643/16320583201_df...

https://farm9.staticflickr.com/8643/16320583201_df42010869_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/qScfMx)

irelandboats (https://flic.kr/p/qScfMx) by smthrs (https://www.flickr.com/people/[email protected]/), on Flickr
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 01-15-2015
Replies: 43
Views: 5,908
Posted By htimsdj
Gitzo Systematic 4 leg section, RRS BH 55. I use...

Gitzo Systematic 4 leg section, RRS BH 55. I use 4x5 and Leica on it. Overkill for Leica, but thats okay!
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-15-2015
Replies: 268
Views: 66,345
Posted By htimsdj
https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7557/15461405893_41...

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7557/15461405893_4106ee88b1.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/pygKiF)Graffiti (https://flic.kr/p/pygKiF) by smthrs (https://www.flickr.com/people/[email protected]/), on Flickr
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 01-13-2015
Replies: 77
Views: 13,861
Posted By htimsdj
As promised below, I have the following to...

As promised below, I have the following to report: on my older MP, that has been used much more than the other, the 90mm frame lines do not show up when the lever is moved. I usually only have a...
Forum: Half Frames / Subminiatures 01-12-2015
Replies: 146
Views: 20,851
Posted By htimsdj
They are great! I have a few of them, although I...

They are great! I have a few of them, although I haven't run a cassette through recently.

With one of the cameras I purchased, I found it loaded with a cassette with all of the film on the...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 01-11-2015
Replies: 15
Views: 2,479
Posted By htimsdj
Unfortunately, this is not getting the right type...

Unfortunately, this is not getting the right type of press. This bill is aimed at commercial use of the park, not you and me that want to bring a tripod. I'd rather see an easy way to bring a...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 04-09-2014
Replies: 111
Views: 13,609
Posted By htimsdj
I chose B&W film because that's all I do now.

I chose B&W film because that's all I do now.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 03-29-2014
Replies: 80
Views: 6,685
Posted By htimsdj
I haven't had a difficult time starting a roll,...

I haven't had a difficult time starting a roll, but finishing one. I've got various cameras loaded and I wish I could just finish a roll. I end up pulling them before the end because I want to...
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 03-29-2014
Replies: 12
Views: 2,081
Posted By htimsdj
Has anyone tried dr5? I've heard about it over...

Has anyone tried dr5? I've heard about it over the years but never gave it a shot.
Forum: Photography General Interest 03-29-2014
Replies: 2
Views: 782
Posted By htimsdj
I almost had a similar experience. My SLR kit has...

I almost had a similar experience. My SLR kit has two Nikon F6s in it. Realizing that I don't really use them any more, I tried to give one to my wife to replace her F100, so it could go onto a good...
Forum: 120 / 220 film RF's 03-25-2014
Replies: 13
Views: 3,973
Posted By htimsdj
I sold a Mamiya 7II kit a few years back because...

I sold a Mamiya 7II kit a few years back because I was concerned about having money tied up in a camera that could become a brick and have no ability to repair it. Plus, I was using it handheld...
Forum: Photography General Interest 03-12-2014
Replies: 3,801
Views: 319,647
Posted By htimsdj
MP + 50 Summilux + (Tri-X or HP5+)

MP + 50 Summilux + (Tri-X or HP5+)
Forum: RFF News 03-11-2014
Replies: 31
Views: 10,642
Posted By htimsdj
Cleveland Print...

Cleveland Print Room

http://clevelandprintroom.com
Forum: Film vs Digital 03-06-2014
Replies: 180
Views: 25,331
Posted By htimsdj
MP + 50 Summilux 45SU kit all film!

MP + 50 Summilux

45SU kit

all film!
Forum: Photography General Interest 03-03-2014
Replies: 9,249
Views: 925,275
Posted By htimsdj
50 Summilux-M ASPH !

50 Summilux-M ASPH !
Forum: Photography General Interest 03-03-2014
Replies: 9,249
Views: 925,275
Posted By htimsdj
They are nice. Living in Cleveland, I wish they...

They are nice. Living in Cleveland, I wish they hadn't dropped the AWD option.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 09-12-2012
Replies: 65
Views: 10,707
Posted By htimsdj
I just bought 120 rolls of 35mm HP5+. I will run...

I just bought 120 rolls of 35mm HP5+. I will run it through my Leica MPs. Going to run a bunch of color film through the Nikons this fall. If I ever can't get sheet film for my 4x5, I guess I can...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 09-09-2012
Replies: 204
Views: 21,782
Posted By htimsdj
1. Grain 2. i like the process better (shoot,...

1. Grain
2. i like the process better (shoot, take film to lab, talk with lab, pick up proof sheets, talk with lab, pick up prints)
3. the results are better (see #2 - I'm using experts in the field...
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 09-07-2012
Replies: 12
Views: 2,805
Posted By htimsdj
It's just one roll - get both processed.

It's just one roll - get both processed.
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 09-03-2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,687
Posted By htimsdj
Neither one will make the sky black. And I don't...

Neither one will make the sky black. And I don't think of yellow as doing that much to separate the sky from the clouds. Think about what you want to lose in film speed. I figure 1 stop for...
Forum: Photography General Interest 09-02-2012
Replies: 9,249
Views: 925,275
Posted By htimsdj
30 rolls of HP5+. 3-packs (2 + 1 free) are $9.99...

30 rolls of HP5+. 3-packs (2 + 1 free) are $9.99 at B&H. Best price per roll by more than a buck. I may buy more until the film fridge is full.
Forum: Photography General Interest 08-02-2012
Replies: 22
Views: 2,514
Posted By htimsdj
My lab here in Cleveland gets large lots from a...

My lab here in Cleveland gets large lots from a few customers, but never that many!

Jeff
Forum: Film vs Digital 08-01-2012
Replies: 79
Views: 11,998
Posted By htimsdj
I make black and white photographs with 35mm, MF...

I make black and white photographs with 35mm, MF and LF cameras. I take the film to a lab, and I like reviewing contact sheets. Then I go to the lab and talk about the prints I want. I am lucky...
Forum: Digital Printers / Inks / Papers etc 07-31-2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,450
Posted By htimsdj
Epson 3800 sat for 2 years, and WOW

I pretty much only shoot digital for online sales, and have all of my black and white work printed in a darkroom.

I have a need to print some photos at home, so I pulled out my Epson 3800 that...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 07-26-2012
Replies: 51
Views: 8,821
Posted By htimsdj
I have two film MPs, and they each have their own...

I have two film MPs, and they each have their own ZM 50 F2.
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 07-22-2012
Replies: 64
Views: 10,933
Posted By htimsdj
I shoot 135, 120, and 4x5, and I don't process...

I shoot 135, 120, and 4x5, and I don't process myself, print myself or scan. I use a lab called Labwork, http://labwork-bw.com/, and they do everything I need. I happen to be local, but they work...
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 07-17-2012
Replies: 17
Views: 3,353
Posted By htimsdj
They are not local, but they do regularly work...

They are not local, but they do regularly work for clients all over.

Labwork: the black and white lab
http://labwork-bw.com/

I am fortunate to have them in my backyard. They only process black and...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 06-19-2012
Replies: 34
Views: 3,855
Posted By htimsdj
I love Ektar. Shoot it at 50 and you will have...

I love Ektar. Shoot it at 50 and you will have the best exposure error control.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 03-29-2012
Replies: 33
Views: 6,610
Posted By htimsdj
I received mine yesterday - it is just a delight....

I received mine yesterday - it is just a delight. The product is well printed. I am only a few pages into it, but it is hard to put down.

I think the size of the book is just great. I want to...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 03-25-2012
Replies: 87
Views: 5,879
Posted By htimsdj
I log in not to read about RFs in particular, but...

I log in not to read about RFs in particular, but whatever the current chatter is about. Thats whats best about this forum.

Do you want to talk about photography or cameras?
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 03-25-2012
Replies: 24
Views: 2,844
Posted By htimsdj
For black and white, there is only one place: ...

For black and white, there is only one place: Labwork in Cleveland. Website:http://labwork-bw.com/

The shop is run by Jim and Jeff (not me, another Jeff!), and they are one of the last fully hands...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 03-23-2012
Replies: 33
Views: 6,610
Posted By htimsdj
I agree with Paul's comment above. What a great...

I agree with Paul's comment above. What a great name for such an interesting person.

I just purchased one and look forward to receiving it.

Jeff
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 03-23-2012
Replies: 12
Views: 1,428
Posted By htimsdj
Great post. Enjoying my MP and Zeiss glass. Will...

Great post. Enjoying my MP and Zeiss glass. Will upgrade to Leica glass if I can ever find it!
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 03-18-2012
Replies: 21
Views: 2,097
Posted By htimsdj
These are nice!

These are nice!
Forum: Photography General Interest 03-18-2012
Replies: 132
Views: 10,801
Posted By htimsdj
I want to comment because I feel I have been in...

I want to comment because I feel I have been in the same situation the original poster is in. I started out taking pictures in 2005 with a Nikon D70. I was frustrated I wasn't getting great...
Forum: Photography General Interest 03-17-2012
Replies: 33
Views: 3,559
Posted By htimsdj
You are partially spoiled now. But you have to...

You are partially spoiled now. But you have to try fiber base prints next. Even an 8x10 will blow you away. There are not that many places that do hand processing anymore. I'm lucky to be in...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 10-07-2011
Replies: 77
Views: 13,861
Posted By htimsdj
I have two MPs. I'll let everyone know when they...

I have two MPs. I'll let everyone know when they break. Until then, I'll continue making photographs with them.
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-04-2011
Replies: 204
Views: 17,211
Posted By htimsdj
If folks spent as much time buying film and...

If folks spent as much time buying film and shooting it as they do posting on the web, I'm sure there would be less to talk about.
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 10-02-2011
Replies: 20
Views: 2,702
Posted By htimsdj
I don't care for digital black and white because...

I don't care for digital black and white because the tone curve is difficult to look like silver. I think black and white should include obvious black and obvious white areas.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 09-25-2011
Replies: 76
Views: 9,401
Posted By htimsdj
Don't even touch an F6 unless you are prepared to...

Don't even touch an F6 unless you are prepared to buy one. I have two F6s and they are great cameras. Like you, I have a D300. The F6 feels great in the hand and is a joy to use.
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 09-24-2011
Replies: 85
Views: 7,913
Posted By htimsdj
I don't think of this as "film v. digital" in the...

I don't think of this as "film v. digital" in the typical sense of the debate, because I think there are different results obtained from both methods, and they each have advantages. I shoot film...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 09-23-2011
Replies: 590
Views: 68,361
Posted By htimsdj
Last fall I was search B&H's used department when...

Last fall I was search B&H's used department when I came across a Polaroid/NPC 195 for $580. I immediately bought it, photographed it when I received it, and sold it on eBay a few days later for...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 09-23-2011
Replies: 10
Views: 1,906
Posted By htimsdj
Don't take all your film on and off every time...

Don't take all your film on and off every time you leave the ship. Only the film you will use that day. Even if you have to waste film that way, the most any single roll would suffer is boarding...
Forum: RFF Polls 09-20-2011
Replies: 60
Views: 7,155
Posted By htimsdj
I like grain and high contrast for my black and...

I like grain and high contrast for my black and white work, so I'll shoot 400 film at a higher rating.
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 09-19-2011
Replies: 163
Views: 37,056
Posted By htimsdj
I'll take the M10 with something similar to the...

I'll take the M10 with something similar to the Nikon D3 sensor, with no Bayer filter. I just want black and white with high iso capability.

I tried the M9, and its not for me. I'll take film...
Forum: RFF Polls 09-18-2011
Replies: 119
Views: 37,284
Posted By htimsdj
I have two lenses ZM 35/2 and 50/2, and I leave a...

I have two lenses ZM 35/2 and 50/2, and I leave a yellow filter on each unless I need a different filter. I also have an orange, yellow-green, and red filter, and I use those if I need more contrast.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 09-15-2011
Replies: 193
Views: 63,957
Posted By htimsdj
http://farm7.static.flickr.com/6164/6147541858_098...

http://farm7.static.flickr.com/6164/6147541858_098704462d.jpg
Forum: Scanners / Scanner Software 09-13-2011
Replies: 3
Views: 1,619
Posted By htimsdj
The biggest file you could get out of a 35mm...

The biggest file you could get out of a 35mm frame is 4000 x 6000 pixels on a 4000 dpi scanner. If you print at 300 dpi, that would give you a 13.3 x 20 inch print. If you print at 150 dpi, you...
Forum: Nikon RF 09-12-2011
Replies: 30
Views: 4,059
Posted By htimsdj
That is a great find. I hope you can have it...

That is a great find. I hope you can have it repaired when time permits. I have read that the leather on those Nikons was pretty nasty stuff, so it probably can't hurt to order replacement leather...
Forum: Film vs Digital 09-12-2011
Replies: 128
Views: 9,719
Posted By htimsdj
film: grain digital: ebay

film: grain
digital: ebay
Forum: Scanners / Scanner Software 09-11-2011
Replies: 11
Views: 2,196
Posted By htimsdj
http://www.scanace.com/product/pf_120.html Since...

http://www.scanace.com/product/pf_120.html

Since they have no competition, I would imagine they could charge whatever they want.
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 09-02-2011
Replies: 17
Views: 4,690
Posted By htimsdj
I usually think of all negative film (color or...

I usually think of all negative film (color or black and white) as having three stops of over exposure latitude and one stop of under exposure. I always favor overexposure on negative film. And...
Forum: Scanners / Scanner Software 02-12-2011
Replies: 15
Views: 2,206
Posted By htimsdj
Some scanners can change focus by moving the lens...

Some scanners can change focus by moving the lens and/or scanning device. The Nikons do this, and can obtain sharper images than flatbeds or other fixed focus scanners. The Epsons get around the...
Forum: Scanners / Scanner Software 02-06-2011
Replies: 15
Views: 1,643
Posted By htimsdj
What kind of film is that?

What kind of film is that?
Forum: Scanners / Scanner Software 02-05-2011
Replies: 24
Views: 3,904
Posted By htimsdj
So I decided to keep the Coolscan 9000. I really...

So I decided to keep the Coolscan 9000. I really like the results I get from it, and the money I would make by selling it is really not a big deal. I think I will sell the older Coolscan IV,...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 01-31-2011
Replies: 26
Views: 2,611
Posted By htimsdj
I guess that would be for two reasons: (1) I...

I guess that would be for two reasons: (1) I cannot read your mind about your factor and (2) my scanner only goes up to 4000 dpi. :D
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 01-31-2011
Replies: 26
Views: 2,611
Posted By htimsdj
What is your "1.34" used for? To get a 200 dpi...

What is your "1.34" used for?

To get a 200 dpi 20x30 inch print from a 35mm film frame, you will need a file of 4000 x 6000 pixels. This is scanning at 4000 dpi.
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 01-24-2011
Replies: 9
Views: 1,486
Posted By htimsdj
I saw this exhibit back in December when we had...

I saw this exhibit back in December when we had an APUG meeting up in Detroit. It was a very good show. 95% of the photography room at the Detroit museum is devoted to the Kertesz exhibit. There...
Forum: Scanners / Scanner Software 01-23-2011
Replies: 8
Views: 764
Posted By htimsdj
Not a problem. I didn't know that you could...

Not a problem.

I didn't know that you could scan directly into Lightroom. As bad a rap as Nikon Scan gets, I still use it. If you understand its quirks, it will work fine.
Forum: Scanners / Scanner Software 01-23-2011
Replies: 8
Views: 764
Posted By htimsdj
What software are you using? What tray are you...

What software are you using? What tray are you using?

I have been using the tray for 12 35mm frames in two strips of 6 a lot today. It should suck the tray in about 1/2 of its length and then wait...
Forum: Scanners / Scanner Software 01-23-2011
Replies: 8
Views: 764
Posted By htimsdj
My 9000 is very finicky about turn on order. I...

My 9000 is very finicky about turn on order. I do this: turn on the computer (or restart), turn on the scanner and wait for the light to stop blinking, then open nikon software.

Then, put in the...
Forum: Scanners / Scanner Software 01-23-2011
Replies: 8
Views: 764
Posted By htimsdj
Is it not turning on at all (no green light)? Or...

Is it not turning on at all (no green light)? Or is the computer not recognizing it?
Forum: Scanners / Scanner Software 01-23-2011
Replies: 13
Views: 3,542
Posted By htimsdj
I print on an Epson 3800, and I only feed it...

I print on an Epson 3800, and I only feed it files that are 360dpi. So if you had 2500 dots on the short side of a 35mm frame, that would be approximately 7 x 10.5 inches.

In my case, I have been...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 01-20-2011
Replies: 14
Views: 3,288
Posted By htimsdj
The SB-800 will work very well on the Mamiya 7II...

The SB-800 will work very well on the Mamiya 7II in Automatic mode. It will also work properly in manual mode, but you'll have to decide the flash calculation yourself.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-19-2011
Replies: 62
Views: 3,604
Posted By htimsdj
I shipped something from the Cleveland, Ohio to...

I shipped something from the Cleveland, Ohio to Switzerland, on November 30, 2010, via Express Mail International. It arrived in Switzerland on January 10, 2011. The item as in a different box and...
Forum: Photography General Interest 01-17-2011
Replies: 52
Views: 6,901
Posted By htimsdj
I like to take as little gear as possible, and...

I like to take as little gear as possible, and went to Spain within the last year with just my Nikon F6 and the 50mm 1.4 lens. I also have a Mamiya 7II with the 80mm lens (which is a bit wider than...
Forum: Scanners / Scanner Software 01-16-2011
Replies: 24
Views: 3,904
Posted By htimsdj
Thats good to hear, bradbrok. I'm having a hard...

Thats good to hear, bradbrok. I'm having a hard time justifying all this money tied up in the 9000 when all I do is scan and downsize to a web resolution. And your mention of a drum scan is right -...
Forum: Scanners / Scanner Software 01-16-2011
Replies: 24
Views: 3,904
Posted By htimsdj
I'm thinking of selling the Coolscan 9000 - questions about V700

I use 35mm, MF, and LF film. Right now I cannot scan the LF negatives. The only real reason for scanning the negatives is to post them on the web, not for output. I'll occasionally print a scanned...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 01-15-2011
Replies: 13
Views: 2,788
Posted By htimsdj
I have an MP with .72, and I cannot see the...

I have an MP with .72, and I cannot see the entire 35mm framelines. It would be even more difficult with the .85.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 01-12-2011
Replies: 57
Views: 4,165
Posted By htimsdj
If you don't mind the cost, the Zeiss ZF 100...

If you don't mind the cost, the Zeiss ZF 100 Makro!
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-09-2011
Replies: 40
Views: 2,603
Posted By htimsdj
I bought a brand new Nikon F6 3 years ago when...

I bought a brand new Nikon F6 3 years ago when B&H's price was $2000 and returned it within a week. When I wanted to buy one about a year ago, I had to pay $2500 for a new one. I regret returning...
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 01-09-2011
Replies: 922
Views: 71,621
Posted By htimsdj
When I called Dwayne's on Thursday, January 6, I...

When I called Dwayne's on Thursday, January 6, I spoke to what sounded like a very tired Dwayne's employee. She said they were still opening mail from the week before.

On Saturday (yesterday), I...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 01-07-2011
Replies: 229
Views: 31,055
Posted By htimsdj
Nikon F6. The meter is great. The focus is very...

Nikon F6. The meter is great. The focus is very quick. It is built like a tank.
Forum: 120 film RF Folders 01-06-2011
Replies: 5
Views: 1,120
Posted By htimsdj
As the others have said, bring it in your carry...

As the others have said, bring it in your carry on bag. Try to ask for hand inspection; just know you won't get it everywhere. Last year I took many rolls of film (B&W, C41, E6 and K14) from the...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-05-2011
Replies: 23
Views: 2,437
Posted By htimsdj
Above it was mentioned that by uploading the...

Above it was mentioned that by uploading the photos to Facebook, the OP gave Facebook a non-exclusive right to use them. Unless the license granting agreement (the terms of FB) state that FB can in...
Forum: Photography General Interest 01-04-2011
Replies: 60
Views: 4,462
Posted By htimsdj
I was going to mention Andrew Moore, but someone...

I was going to mention Andrew Moore, but someone beat me to it, above. I have a group of friends through APUG, and one of them worked with Andrew Moore on his "Detroit Disassembled" project. The...
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