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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 16 Hours Ago
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Posted By Guth
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Forum: Photography General Interest 3 Days Ago
Replies: 62
Views: 2,789
Posted By Guth
How about this: 2020 will be the year that...

How about this: 2020 will be the year that digital photography succumbs to Helen.”

I have noted before on this forum that I consider your images along with those of a couple of other photographers...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1,886
Views: 294,416
Posted By Guth
I think you went about it right. Even if a bit...

I think you went about it right. Even if a bit frustrating, that was entertaining.
Forum: Photography General Interest 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 30
Views: 944
Posted By Guth
In part due to my long-held desire to operate the...

In part due to my long-held desire to operate the camera as opposed to being captured by it. In part due to the satisfaction that the camera brings me through use as a photographic tool. Ideally if...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1,886
Views: 294,416
Posted By Guth
Ah, I was not visually interpreting that as a...

Ah, I was not visually interpreting that as a crease, but rather light passing between the A-pillar and the mirror (now I see it, along with the reflection in the chrome mirror housing). I have a...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1,886
Views: 294,416
Posted By Guth
My first thought was an early Porsche 911. Not...

My first thought was an early Porsche 911. Not sure about that mirror though.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-03-2019
Replies: 256
Views: 27,661
Posted By Guth
Thanks Deardorff38. I am honestly not one for...

Thanks Deardorff38. I am honestly not one for much bling on a guitar, but I will admit to really liking the diamond & arrowhead inlay pattern featured on the AJ's.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-03-2019
Replies: 256
Views: 27,661
Posted By Guth
Thanks John. On a related note: a photo of my...

Thanks John. On a related note: a photo of my recording studio. (Where I'll admit that I have been known to sleep on occasion.) :D

http://billguthrie.com/images/misc/advanced_jumbo.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-27-2019
Replies: 256
Views: 27,661
Posted By Guth
This is my Gibson J-45. It is a 2008 True Vintage...

This is my Gibson J-45. It is a 2008 True Vintage model and my favorite guitar out of all of them that I've owned over the years.

http://billguthrie.com/images/misc/j45tv.jpg

A few of my tunes...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-27-2019
Replies: 256
Views: 27,661
Posted By Guth
I was actually just curious about audio...

I was actually just curious about audio recordings. Putting a voice to a face so to speak, lol.
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 10-27-2019
Replies: 81
Views: 3,059
Posted By Guth
I have enjoyed cameras since my childhood and...

I have enjoyed cameras since my childhood and best fit into the class of the "occasional photographer". I was more active with my photography when I was younger. These days I find that sometimes I...
Forum: Travel 10-27-2019
Replies: 51
Views: 723
Posted By Guth
Larry, thank you for starting this thread, and...

Larry, thank you for starting this thread, and especially for the photos. I wish that I had some of my own to contribute but I'm sad to say that I have never been to this event. One of the great...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-26-2019
Replies: 256
Views: 27,661
Posted By Guth
While I like David's far more personal story...

While I like David's far more personal story involving Bill Collings better than mine, I do feel fortunate to have one of my own to share. I first met Bill back in 1991 after leaving my job in Dallas...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-26-2019
Replies: 256
Views: 27,661
Posted By Guth
Robert, thank you for prompting the move to this...

Robert, thank you for prompting the move to this thread. As always, I love your photos. I especially enjoyed the series of the likely brothers. The shot taken from inside of the depot in particular...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 10-24-2019
Replies: 114
Views: 4,552
Posted By Guth
I was/am speaking in terms of Leicaís customer...

I was/am speaking in terms of Leicaís customer base overall, not just as it relates to the few people discussing this topic here. I do not believe that the active member base discussing this topic is...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 10-24-2019
Replies: 114
Views: 4,552
Posted By Guth
I would guess that the real value to Leica is not...

I would guess that the real value to Leica is not the profit made on the M-system itself but the impact (influence) it has on the sales of their other product lines.
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 10-24-2019
Replies: 114
Views: 4,552
Posted By Guth
Such interest would likely revolve much more...

Such interest would likely revolve much more around the overall quantity sold than it would the length of the wait list.

Using a guitar analogy, a luthier might have a wait list a couple of years...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 10-24-2019
Replies: 114
Views: 4,552
Posted By Guth
I am sorry that you took my comments as if they...

I am sorry that you took my comments as if they were directed at yourself. More to the point, I don't think that Leica's target market will look like it has in the past. Nor will the industry look...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 10-23-2019
Replies: 114
Views: 4,552
Posted By Guth
My guess is the Mr. Puts speaks from more insight...

My guess is the Mr. Puts speaks from more insight when it comes to Leica than some are giving him credit for. When I read his blog post I interpreted things a bit differently. It sounds to me like...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 10-22-2019
Replies: 24
Views: 1,093
Posted By Guth
Ah, I see the error of my ways now. Your...

Ah, I see the error of my ways now. Your correction is appreciated.
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 10-22-2019
Replies: 24
Views: 1,093
Posted By Guth
That will likely depend on how much impact the EU...

That will likely depend on how much impact the EU tariffs that just took effect will have on new lens pricing (if any). I would wait to see how that situation was plays out here in the near future...
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-21-2019
Replies: 5
Views: 647
Posted By Guth
My guess is that Robert, Helen or Erik could be...

My guess is that Robert, Helen or Erik could be handed most any type of camera and they would still be able to create truly wonderful images. The way that they are able to combine great composition...
Forum: RFF News 10-19-2019
Replies: 87
Views: 6,145
Posted By Guth
Yes, but in the original post there was a link to...

Yes, but in the original post there was a link to information that included a detailed PDF showing what items from each country were going to be impacted. The products that are impacted by these...
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-19-2019
Replies: 5
Views: 647
Posted By Guth
In appreciation of...

I thought it might be cool to take a moment to recognize positive contributions by other members here at RFF. It could be for any variety of reasons. Given the nature of this community I'm guessing I...
Forum: RFF News 10-19-2019
Replies: 87
Views: 6,145
Posted By Guth
Does anyone happen know what percentage of Leica...

Does anyone happen know what percentage of Leica lenses are actually currently manufactured in Portugal? They would seemingly not be impacted by price hikes related to the tariffs on German-made...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 10-18-2019
Replies: 66
Views: 2,854
Posted By Guth
Perhaps it has more to do with your own...

Perhaps it has more to do with your own perception of the shooting experience itself. Is it possible that you've grown accustomed to working further away from your subject matter when using the DSLR...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-16-2019
Replies: 256
Views: 27,661
Posted By Guth
The grain in the birdseye maple that was used in...

The grain in the birdseye maple that was used in the construction of this guitar is quite stunning ó an added dimension is revealed when viewing the guitar while moving it around. Success at...
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-14-2019
Replies: 168
Views: 6,267
Posted By Guth
Considering that the vast majority of LPís these...

Considering that the vast majority of LPís these days are recorded, mixed and mastered using digital technology I am going to guess not.
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-14-2019
Replies: 168
Views: 6,267
Posted By Guth
You are more or less just reaffirming my...

You are more or less just reaffirming my point.

Yes, these days you can walk into your Superstore and purchase a turntable and vinyl LPs to play on that turntable. But that sure wasn't the case just...
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-14-2019
Replies: 168
Views: 6,267
Posted By Guth
I've never stopped listening to LPs and...

I've never stopped listening to LPs and convenience has never been part of the value equation for me. Some people just enjoy the ritual/process involved along with the end result (my vinyl playback...
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-11-2019
Replies: 168
Views: 6,267
Posted By Guth
This would not surprise me. If I had to guess,...

This would not surprise me. If I had to guess, film use is likely growing in areas where there are higher concentrations of young creative types around. The more involved and time consuming aspect of...
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-06-2019
Replies: 168
Views: 6,267
Posted By Guth
Citizens Photo is in fact the lab I was referring...

Citizens Photo is in fact the lab I was referring to (they are located near NE Sandy and 31st Avenue). I've been using Citizens ever since puling the film cameras back into use. It used to be that I...
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-06-2019
Replies: 168
Views: 6,267
Posted By Guth
It is safe to say that it had pretty much escaped...

It is safe to say that it had pretty much escaped the public consciousness.
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-06-2019
Replies: 88
Views: 2,618
Posted By Guth
Now that you mention it, I also still have my...

Now that you mention it, I also still have my first camera ó a Kodak Instamatic X-15. I was either 8 or 9 at the time ('70 or '71) and received the little Kodak as a birthday gift after pestering my...
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-06-2019
Replies: 88
Views: 2,618
Posted By Guth
My oldest film camera and the one that has seen...

My oldest film camera and the one that has seen the most use is my Minolta XD-11 that I bought in 1978. I have no idea how many rolls of film have passed through it. I haven't used it in quite some...
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-04-2019
Replies: 168
Views: 6,267
Posted By Guth
Your experience in Toronto reminds me of my...

Your experience in Toronto reminds me of my observations regarding a few local businesses here in Portland. It seems as if photography related businesses that retained a connection to film...
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-03-2019
Replies: 168
Views: 6,267
Posted By Guth
Previously on this forum I've mentioned the lab...

Previously on this forum I've mentioned the lab here in Portland where I take my film for processing as I was surprised when they informed me earlier this year that their business was at an all time...
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-03-2019
Replies: 168
Views: 6,267
Posted By Guth
I can, and do, enjoy images that others make...

I can, and do, enjoy images that others make using both digital and film cameras. The reality for me is that as far as music concert photography is concerned, I found all of the old film-based images...
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-02-2019
Replies: 168
Views: 6,267
Posted By Guth
What I found notable about the original post was...

What I found notable about the original post was that the person commenting on the use of film / film cameras was a casual bystander so to speak. When someone that is not heavily involved with...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 10-01-2019
Replies: 210
Views: 28,316
Posted By Guth
Leica was offering a decent rebate program back...

Leica was offering a decent rebate program back in 2000. My M6 TTL, and a trio of Summicrons (35mm, 50mm, 90mm) were all bought new at the time. Back then I was still relatively young and was viewing...
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-01-2019
Replies: 168
Views: 6,267
Posted By Guth
By the way, while film might "be back",...

By the way, while film might "be back", apparently the camera store is not (based on many of the replies found in another recent thread around here). Interesting times.
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-01-2019
Replies: 168
Views: 6,267
Posted By Guth
That likely says more about the musical tastes of...

That likely says more about the musical tastes of film camera users than the superiority of one format over the other. :D
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-01-2019
Replies: 168
Views: 6,267
Posted By Guth
I've concluded the same as the story is very...

I've concluded the same as the story is very similar here in Portland.
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 09-29-2019
Replies: 22
Views: 948
Posted By Guth
I feel that as long as a photographer is...

I feel that as long as a photographer is capturing images while enjoying the process of doing so then all that matters has been covered.

When I start wandering through the Gallery here on the forum...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 09-25-2019
Replies: 77
Views: 2,246
Posted By Guth
No Even if I had unlimited funds, this would be...

No

Even if I had unlimited funds, this would be a hard pass for me. I already feel that digital Leica's are overpriced for what they are. A company charging more money for something cheaper to...
Forum: Photography General Interest 09-24-2019
Replies: 75
Views: 2,636
Posted By Guth
Aside from my iPhone that can act as my camera in...

Aside from my iPhone that can act as my camera in a pinch (my most minimal setup), I have a single rangefinder body with three lenses (35mm f2.0, 50mm f2.0 and 90mm f2.0). These all fit easily inside...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 09-24-2019
Replies: 10
Views: 513
Posted By Guth
rhl-oregon https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgal...

rhl-oregon
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/45148/med_U45148I1568902787.SEQ.2.jpg

j.scooter
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/38373/med_U38373I1568897721.SEQ.0.jp...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 09-22-2019
Replies: 37
Views: 1,214
Posted By Guth
Maybe you simply need to spend more time away...

Maybe you simply need to spend more time away from shooting film until you yourself are the one kicking your butt. If you don't miss it then why force it? I have a number of pursuits in life that...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 09-19-2019
Replies: 62
Views: 3,125
Posted By Guth
Larry, the Miata/MX-5 has been around long enough...

Larry, the Miata/MX-5 has been around long enough now that you can actually see your earlier observations playing out. The impacts of the various safety regulations (no pun intended) on the lines and...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 09-19-2019
Replies: 62
Views: 3,125
Posted By Guth
Sadly I must agree with your sentiments by and...

Sadly I must agree with your sentiments by and large. Even though it's visual presence does not evoke the same sort of emotional response as a vintage sports car I still treasure my S2000. However...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 09-18-2019
Replies: 1,886
Views: 294,416
Posted By Guth
Agreed. That combination looks fantastic.

Agreed. That combination looks fantastic.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-18-2019
Replies: 81
Views: 3,516
Posted By Guth
The irony in all of this for me is that I don't...

The irony in all of this for me is that I don't believe Leica would still be operating today were it not for the Internet. That's not meant as a knock on Leica ó I feel this same way about a variety...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 09-15-2019
Replies: 1,560
Views: 199,691
Posted By Guth
This dog was keeping itself occupied while it's...

This dog was keeping itself occupied while it's owner was elsewhere. I would have loved to have known what was going through it's mind at that...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 09-15-2019
Replies: 530
Views: 47,787
Posted By Guth
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48735367508_30...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48735367508_3017798925_c.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 09-13-2019
Replies: 1,886
Views: 294,416
Posted By Guth
Thanks! A number of years ago I was seriously...

Thanks! A number of years ago I was seriously looking into buying a 2nd gen Corvair. My parents had owned both a 1st gen and a 2nd gen back when they were new. Unfortunately the 2nd gen was totaled...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 09-12-2019
Replies: 1,886
Views: 294,416
Posted By Guth
I've lived in Oregon for more than 16 years now....

I've lived in Oregon for more than 16 years now. This year I finally got around to attending the Forest Grove Concours d'Elegance. There were numerous wonderful cars there, many worth a small...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 09-06-2019
Replies: 20
Views: 1,273
Posted By Guth
Cool memory. Iím guessing that your brotherís car...

Cool memory. Iím guessing that your brotherís car would have been used on the actual soapbox derby track that can still be found up on Mt. Tabor. (Unlike the Adult Soapbox Derby event that uses one...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 08-29-2019
Replies: 15
Views: 1,086
Posted By Guth
I took Ko.Fe.ís Nikon comment to mean that there...

I took Ko.Fe.ís Nikon comment to mean that there are large quantities of working used Nikonís out there that are readily available. Those purchases would also serve as recycling. Maybe I...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 08-21-2019
Replies: 161
Views: 7,780
Posted By Guth
I can not look at this statement without thinking...

I can not look at this statement without thinking of things in the literal sense. When it comes to those who choose to turn their own wrenches, their preferred tools can run a wide gamut....
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 08-21-2019
Replies: 161
Views: 7,780
Posted By Guth
Yes, that is why I pointed out and agreed with...

Yes, that is why I pointed out and agreed with the velben reference. Were Leica products overall and M system components in particular priced at far less than they are now, my belief is that those...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 08-21-2019
Replies: 161
Views: 7,780
Posted By Guth
I did not think that the topic of this thread was...

I did not think that the topic of this thread was about personal preferences so much as it was about the pricing structure of Leica's M system cameras (I'm not even touching upon the prices for Leica...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 08-20-2019
Replies: 161
Views: 7,780
Posted By Guth
I don't think that it took any convincing on the...

I don't think that it took any convincing on the part of manufacturers in either industry. When it comes to technology-laden cameras and cars they are simply giving the consumers what they want. In...
Forum: Photography General Interest 07-10-2019
Replies: 129
Views: 3,258
Posted By Guth
Thinking outside of the box on this one (at least...

Thinking outside of the box on this one (at least trying not to be a downer):

Instead of introducing new film cameras, I would prefer that manufacturers consider establishing support and...
Forum: Help / Feedback forum 07-04-2019
Replies: 41
Views: 1,933
Posted By Guth
I haven’t been active here nearly as long or as...

I haven’t been active here nearly as long or as often as a lot of members. I’ve been able to post photos to the gallery without issue and have really enjoyed the images posted to the gallery by other...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 07-04-2019
Replies: 1,134
Views: 295,288
Posted By Guth
My old Honda Hawk GT. I sold the Hawk last...

My old Honda Hawk GT. I sold the Hawk last year.

http://billguthrie.com/images/Hawk/crown_point_2.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 07-04-2019
Replies: 1,134
Views: 295,288
Posted By Guth
My Honda CB1100 not long after I had bought it ó...

My Honda CB1100 not long after I had bought it ó one of the very first to arrive here in the States.

http://billguthrie.com/images/cb1100/cb1100_at_cabin.jpg
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 06-27-2019
Replies: 0
Views: 362
Posted By Guth
Rangefinders in recent advertising?

So yesterday I was watching a recording I had made of some TV programming. I had neglected to fast forward through the commercials as I sometimes do and thatís when something caught my eye. So I...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 02-21-2019
Replies: 43
Views: 1,694
Posted By Guth
Lots of great suggestions in this thread for...

Lots of great suggestions in this thread for someone like me who has been trying to figure out how free myself a bit more from the light meter. Nice!
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 02-16-2019
Replies: 22
Views: 996
Posted By Guth
When I talk about prices going up, I'm simply...

When I talk about prices going up, I'm simply referring to supply/demand. If new talent doesn't enter into this line of business soon then it is not hard to imagine the few remaining techs deciding...
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 02-16-2019
Replies: 22
Views: 996
Posted By Guth
I'm not all that many years behind you. But...

I'm not all that many years behind you. But there's no worrying involved on my part, more just a bit of contemplation as I own a Leica camera. I take photos purely for enjoyment so this topic is...
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 02-16-2019
Replies: 22
Views: 996
Posted By Guth
Maybe. But even if that does prove to be the...

Maybe. But even if that does prove to be the case, I wonder at what cost? How much more would people be willing to pay for such services in the future, would anyone flinch if the price for this work...
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 02-16-2019
Replies: 22
Views: 996
Posted By Guth
Leica M camera repair in coming decades

I looked at the recent thread discussing the merits of the Leica M2 and the Minolta CLE. The majority of people lobbied for the M2 with the thought that it would be more durable and repairable over...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-15-2019
Replies: 111
Views: 4,119
Posted By Guth
If anything the sold prices appear higher to me...

If anything the sold prices appear higher to me than many would make them out to be. But a big part of those high dollar examples has to do with the camera including all of the original bits &...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-15-2019
Replies: 111
Views: 4,119
Posted By Guth
I'm guessing that most people are looking at Ebay...

I'm guessing that most people are looking at Ebay data. You can take a look through these cameras that have already sold and identify those that are the most similar your own. Do you still have the...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-14-2019
Replies: 68
Views: 2,159
Posted By Guth
This thread lead me to this online article about...

This thread lead me to this online article about the Minolta CLE.

Why I chose the Minolta CLE over any Leica M...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-14-2019
Replies: 68
Views: 2,159
Posted By Guth
I own a Minolta XD-11 from the same era as the...

I own a Minolta XD-11 from the same era as the CLE. Both cameras came about as part of the collaborative efforts between Minolta and Leica at that point in time. The XD-11 is a great camera, but I...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 02-11-2019
Replies: 16
Views: 904
Posted By Guth
Wow, referencing the image you've included, if...

Wow, referencing the image you've included, if the alignment of the lens hood matches that of the front of your lens (the dot on the lens hood lines up with the dot on the lens) then the components...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-10-2019
Replies: 7,476
Views: 3,828,825
Posted By Guth
I like cameras but I can only look at so many...

I like cameras but I can only look at so many photos of them before my eyes just sort of begin to gloss over. My own M6 looks much like any other under-utilized example out there so it's hard to see...
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 01-25-2019
Replies: 636
Views: 161,896
Posted By Guth
This was taken with a Yashica T4 Super D. The...

This was taken with a Yashica T4 Super D. The film spent a decade or so in the camera before finally being discovered and developed.

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4875/45286853054_e73790f4a8_c.jpg...
Forum: Photography General Interest 01-20-2019
Replies: 49
Views: 1,624
Posted By Guth
How much time did you give wearing the patch? I...

How much time did you give wearing the patch? I have both strabismus and amblyopia in my left eye. I've had a couple of corrective surgeries in my lifetime and could use another one at this point,...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 01-17-2019
Replies: 111
Views: 4,119
Posted By Guth
These prices strike me as a bit crazy but simply...

These prices strike me as a bit crazy but simply reflect the current desirability of these models at this point in time. I have a M6 (TTL version) that I purchased back in 2000. Had Leica not been...
Forum: Travel 01-10-2019
Replies: 76
Views: 2,569
Posted By Guth
Everybody likes different things. While I...

Everybody likes different things. While I wouldn't want to live there, Chicago remains one of my all-time favorite cities to visit. (Yes, I've been to Milwaukee, lol.) There is plenty to see, do, eat...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 12-23-2018
Replies: 32
Views: 1,586
Posted By Guth
I understand that commemorative models can be...

I understand that commemorative models can be traced pretty far back in Leitz camera history. Is there any agreed upon point in time when Leica became more of a lifestyle brand overall?
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 12-21-2018
Replies: 84
Views: 3,220
Posted By Guth
Thanks David, your thoughts are certainly...

Thanks David, your thoughts are certainly appreciated. To your point, I made mention of this primarily because it was brought up in the original post. Honestly, I wasn't even aware that this was an...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 12-19-2018
Replies: 84
Views: 3,220
Posted By Guth
In the time I've spent here on this forum I've...

In the time I've spent here on this forum I've really come to appreciate the tie-in between your personal story and your use of Canadian made Leica gear. I've enjoyed the images that you've created...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 12-19-2018
Replies: 80
Views: 2,693
Posted By Guth
All very well stated. I've always figured that if...

All very well stated. I've always figured that if I get some nice images on transparency film I have the added benefit of being able to view them projected on a screen. If the images aren't good...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 12-13-2018
Replies: 80
Views: 2,693
Posted By Guth
I'm getting a kick out of some of the...

I'm getting a kick out of some of the horror-filled stories of sleep inducing projector sessions back in the old days. But it does have me wondering if I'm the only one here that would sometimes go...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-11-2018
Replies: 530
Views: 47,787
Posted By Guth
While it seems like only yesterday that I took...

While it seems like only yesterday that I took this shot, I'm still shocked when I stop to think just how long ago this...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-10-2018
Replies: 1,886
Views: 294,416
Posted By Guth
May Be Early / Won't Be...

May Be Early / Won't Be Late

http://billguthrie.com/images/misc/hotRodPizza.jpg
Forum: Travel 12-10-2018
Replies: 87
Views: 4,122
Posted By Guth
First I've seen of this thread. My old Toyota...

First I've seen of this thread. My old Toyota Tundra gets me around whenever and wherever I need to go. But when it comes to going out for a drive/ride just for the sake of doing so then I prefer to...
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-09-2018
Replies: 62
Views: 1,505
Posted By Guth
This thread has pretty much been colkered to...

This thread has pretty much been colkered to death.
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 12-09-2018
Replies: 80
Views: 2,693
Posted By Guth
I'll admit that my recent Ektachrome purchase was...

I'll admit that my recent Ektachrome purchase was intended to be a fun experiment and a (small) show of support for Kodak's decision to bring this product back to the market. That might make me...
Forum: Xpan & Other Panoramics 12-09-2018
Replies: 1,937
Views: 382,453
Posted By Guth
Not mine, but those who appreciate panoramas...

Not mine, but those who appreciate panoramas might enjoy this.

42nd Street Panorama, 1979 (https://langdonclay.com/42nd-street-panorama1979)

I only became aware of this yesterday when pointing out...
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-09-2018
Replies: 6
Views: 388
Posted By Guth
Thanks for that. With my interest in creating B&W...

Thanks for that. With my interest in creating B&W images, my assumption was that I would primarily be drawn to the photography of those who worked in B&W. What I'm finding is that I've been buying...
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-09-2018
Replies: 62
Views: 1,505
Posted By Guth
A few of my friends over the years have come from...

A few of my friends over the years have come from the same mold as yourself. One of them even introduced himself to me as someone who enjoyed a good argument. With that in mind I'm not really sure...
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-09-2018
Replies: 46
Views: 1,574
Posted By Guth
Yes of course (maybe you'll start one?). As...

Yes of course (maybe you'll start one?). As someone who is compiling a list of photographers whose work I might want to explore I appreciate the additional input.
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-08-2018
Replies: 46
Views: 1,574
Posted By Guth
I wasn't under the impression that Frank's work...

I wasn't under the impression that Frank's work is all we want to celebrate, however he was the topic of this particular thread. If I understand you correctly, you have a problem with both his...
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-08-2018
Replies: 6
Views: 388
Posted By Guth
Shooting in B&W, inspired by color

I've been shooting black and white film almost exclusively since my return to film photography. I don't put in nearly as much time creating images as I should be or would like. But this has left me...
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 12-08-2018
Replies: 23
Views: 1,315
Posted By Guth
Fantastic. Thanks so very much for sharing this!...

Fantastic. Thanks so very much for sharing this!

Much appreciated.
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-08-2018
Replies: 46
Views: 1,574
Posted By Guth
As someone that was interested in cameras and...

As someone that was interested in cameras and photography for much of my young life I remain terribly ignorant of the many notable photographers whose work is considered to be monumental in the eyes...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 12-08-2018
Replies: 80
Views: 2,693
Posted By Guth
Thank you for trying to bring things back full...

Thank you for trying to bring things back full circle. We've learned that some people just can't be bothered with projecting images from slides and that others hate slide film all together ó no...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 12-07-2018
Replies: 80
Views: 2,693
Posted By Guth
Interesting question. I've still got my old...

Interesting question. I've still got my old projector/screen hanging around so this isn't really something that I've contemplated. Working used projectors can still be easily found for little money....
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-05-2018
Replies: 76
Views: 2,804
Posted By Guth
While I'm somewhat confused as to what qualifies...

While I'm somewhat confused as to what qualifies as Pictorialism, this is certainly a captivating photograph.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-05-2018
Replies: 76
Views: 2,804
Posted By Guth
I'm guessing that I'm not the only one hanging...

I'm guessing that I'm not the only one hanging out around here hoping to learn a thing or two. I see a number of B&W images which would seem to disqualify them (?). What else are you referring to?...
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-05-2018
Replies: 9,112
Views: 897,740
Posted By Guth
Some more Ilford HP5 Plus film.

Some more Ilford HP5 Plus film.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 12-04-2018
Replies: 79
Views: 2,353
Posted By Guth
Thanks Bob, understood. I can certainly accept...

Thanks Bob, understood. I can certainly accept anyone outside of the United States questioning how we can sleep at night given the way we treat our fellow citizens. They're not alone.



Only you can...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 12-04-2018
Replies: 79
Views: 2,353
Posted By Guth
I think that Bike Tourist has done a nice job of...

I think that Bike Tourist has done a nice job of summarizing my struggle with this series. I'm 57 years of age and have spent roughly two years of this time in total as a vegetarian precisely because...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 12-04-2018
Replies: 79
Views: 2,353
Posted By Guth
This would be interesting information to include...

This would be interesting information to include if you could find a way. I had no idea that Cuba was a leader in gender equality. Are single women not welcomed at these events or do they just choose...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 12-04-2018
Replies: 79
Views: 2,353
Posted By Guth
Bob indicated he wanted to hear criticisms of his...

Bob indicated he wanted to hear criticisms of his work and that he had thick skin (thicker than yours apparently). I let him know what I honestly thought and why. It's a first effort and clearly he...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 12-04-2018
Replies: 79
Views: 2,353
Posted By Guth
Okay, I'll come at this another way, putting...

Okay, I'll come at this another way, putting aside any moral issues I might have with cockfighting. What exactly is the story that you're trying to tell here Bob? A quick web search for cockfighting...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 12-03-2018
Replies: 79
Views: 2,353
Posted By Guth
The world's history is full of acts that I...

The world's history is full of acts that I consider to be reprehensible carried out by a diverse set of cultures. People have demonstrated plenty of gruesome actions under the guise of tradition. Not...
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-03-2018
Replies: 240
Views: 7,268
Posted By Guth
I'm new to Flickr (I've posted fewer than 30...

I'm new to Flickr (I've posted fewer than 30 images). So far I've have had no such problems. Have you tried contacting Flickr?
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-30-2018
Replies: 1,886
Views: 294,416
Posted By Guth
The Portland Art Museum recently hosted an...

The Portland Art Museum recently hosted an exhibit titled "The Shape Of Speed" that brought some wonderful vehicles to town representing the era of streamlined design. The images I captured with my...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 11-29-2018
Replies: 57
Views: 1,958
Posted By Guth
My kid would agree with you. He'll often set his...

My kid would agree with you. He'll often set his iPhone camera on video mode and then pick 'n choose the individual frames he likes best as images to keep.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 11-27-2018
Replies: 36
Views: 1,081
Posted By Guth
Here are a few from this past week that I...

Here are a few from this past week that I really...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 11-26-2018
Replies: 78
Views: 2,736
Posted By Guth
I would think that one only needs to look at some...

I would think that one only needs to look at some of the amazing images captured with smartphone cameras along with some of the less-than-impressive images captured with very impressive cameras (be...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-26-2018
Replies: 84
Views: 3,220
Posted By Guth
I'm only a hobbyist and not nearly as demanding...

I'm only a hobbyist and not nearly as demanding of my gear as most here are. I ended up with a M6 TTL because the Leica struck me as the most straightforward and well built camera that was being made...
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 11-23-2018
Replies: 18
Views: 1,148
Posted By Guth
Here's one of the images that I shot somewhere...

Here's one of the images that I shot somewhere around 13 years ago or so...

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4842/31072007837_be0d37ab9b_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/PkJap4)
Autumn Dodge...
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 11-22-2018
Replies: 18
Views: 1,148
Posted By Guth
I had the roll of film developed that was sitting...

I had the roll of film developed that was sitting in the Yashica. The film turned out okay and with the exception of the couple of shots needed to finish out the roll all the other images appeared to...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-21-2018
Replies: 81
Views: 3,450
Posted By Guth
I purchased my camera from Precision back in...

I purchased my camera from Precision back in 2000. Back then they were located on N. Lamar. That shop was actually pretty large, but nothing like their digs now it would appear. Holy cow.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-21-2018
Replies: 1,134
Views: 295,288
Posted By Guth
Love the scooter shot filmtwit.

Love the scooter shot filmtwit.
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 11-19-2018
Replies: 163
Views: 4,829
Posted By Guth
From my perspective the bottom line is that...

From my perspective the bottom line is that people like what they like. Whether someone considers certain cameras to be "better" by way of core technologies, specs, looks, etc. doesn't really matter....
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 11-19-2018
Replies: 163
Views: 4,829
Posted By Guth
I cannot speak to the technology differences...

I cannot speak to the technology differences between various digital cameras but I did not get the sense that's what this thread was about. From my perspective such a pricing trend would seem like a...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 11-17-2018
Replies: 40
Views: 2,537
Posted By Guth
Nice collection of cameras! Thanks for sharing...

Nice collection of cameras! Thanks for sharing the photo of Senna. I don't know if you're already familiar with this Road & Track article that appeared earlier in the year. If not, you might enjoy it...
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 11-11-2018
Replies: 18
Views: 1,148
Posted By Guth
Wow, it seems that quite a few here have owned...

Wow, it seems that quite a few here have owned these. Nice to know that it's still fairly well regarded (and rather funny to learn that it's somewhat of a cult camera). I had the Yashica along with...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-11-2018
Replies: 1,886
Views: 294,416
Posted By Guth
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4824/45834810761_d6...

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4824/45834810761_d69f31798a_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2cQgonX)
Datsun 240Z (https://flic.kr/p/2cQgonX) by Bill Guthrie (https://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/), on...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-11-2018
Replies: 1,886
Views: 294,416
Posted By Guth
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4872/45785776472_93...

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4872/45785776472_9373b202f0_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2cKW5cb)
Alfa Romeo (https://flic.kr/p/2cKW5cb) by Bill Guthrie (https://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/), on...
Forum: Scanners / Scanner Software 11-10-2018
Replies: 314
Views: 88,064
Posted By Guth
I just recently reentered the world of (film)...

I just recently reentered the world of (film) photography after more than a decade away. For now I'm taking my film to a local lab for processing. After reading up on current scanners (as of Fall...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-10-2018
Replies: 256
Views: 27,661
Posted By Guth
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4908/44002435080_f9...

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4908/44002435080_f9ac5e6de6_c.jpg
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 11-08-2018
Replies: 18
Views: 1,148
Posted By Guth
Yashica T4 Super D

My wife decided to tackle a bit of cleaning in our basement storage room today. This lead to my discovery of a camera that I thought had been lost, or perhaps worse had been thrown away by accident....
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 11-08-2018
Replies: 67
Views: 2,357
Posted By Guth
What I really want is to become a better...

What I really want is to become a better photographer. There is no new camera in my near future, but I'm having a lot of fun reacquainting myself with my manual film camera. I hadn't used it in such...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 11-08-2018
Replies: 52
Views: 3,075
Posted By Guth
That's an interesting analogy. Both cars will get...

That's an interesting analogy. Both cars will get you from point A to point B. Yet there is definitely less skill involved in driving a car with an automatic transmission than there is in driving a...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 11-07-2018
Replies: 52
Views: 3,075
Posted By Guth
It would seem that at the heart of such a...

It would seem that at the heart of such a discussion is the difference between a craftsperson and an artist. The two are not mutually exclusive óthat can complicate matters. I'm guessing that each...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 11-06-2018
Replies: 19
Views: 860
Posted By Guth
Two very different images really caught my eye...

Two very different images really caught my eye from the Gallery this past week.

Baby Of...
Forum: RFF Polls 11-04-2018
Replies: 2,963
Views: 1,787,753
Posted By Guth
On Friday I learned of a small concert taking...

On Friday I learned of a small concert taking place Saturday evening showcasing a couple of local acoustic blues guitarists to be held at a vintage guitar shop that also features a small bar with...
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-04-2018
Replies: 78
Views: 4,625
Posted By Guth
Three that quickly come to mind for me are: The...

Three that quickly come to mind for me are:

The Milagro Beanfield War
A River Runs Through It
The Natural

Coincidentally Robert Redford has ties to all of these as he directed two of the above and...
Forum: Frank Jackson on Street Photography 11-03-2018
Replies: 1,734
Views: 115,144
Posted By Guth
Nice shot!

Nice shot!
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 11-01-2018
Replies: 445
Views: 14,276
Posted By Guth
Thanks guys for sharing your photos. I understand...

Thanks guys for sharing your photos. I understand the value of word-of-mouth business for creative types very well. I worked in marketing communications for the better part of a decade. For those of...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 10-30-2018
Replies: 16
Views: 794
Posted By Guth
Very much appreciated Robert. I somehow missed...

Very much appreciated Robert.

I somehow missed the "Grand Opening" photo by mlehrman — great shot.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 10-30-2018
Replies: 71
Views: 3,043
Posted By Guth
I'd suggest shooting the nothing. You've already...

I'd suggest shooting the nothing. You've already noted the stark contrast that exists between the summer/fall and winter/spring. Use that as your creative focus, capture those differences with your...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 10-30-2018
Replies: 445
Views: 14,276
Posted By Guth
Getting away from the minutia of camera details...

Getting away from the minutia of camera details for a moment, do any of the Digital M owners in this thread have an online presence for displaying your work (either in the Gallery here at RFF or...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 10-30-2018
Replies: 6
Views: 417
Posted By Guth
I hope that you are able to resolve the problem...

I hope that you are able to resolve the problem with your lens.

My very first "serious" camera was a close cousin of your LTL 3 — a Hanimex Praktica LTL. I haven't thought about that camera in...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 10-30-2018
Replies: 445
Views: 14,276
Posted By Guth
Thank you for sharing this link ó I was not at...

Thank you for sharing this link ó I was not at all familiar with Mr. Black's work. His photographs are some of the most moving that I have ever seen. He is obviously an extremely gifted photographer...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 10-29-2018
Replies: 16
Views: 794
Posted By Guth
I really enjoyed all of the following... j....

I really enjoyed all of the following...

j....
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 10-29-2018
Replies: 445
Views: 14,276
Posted By Guth
It's no surprise that those older cameras are...

It's no surprise that those older cameras are needing much more service and attention these days. But you've gotten to the heart of the situation. I thought perhaps the issues Leica faces with poor...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 10-28-2018
Replies: 445
Views: 14,276
Posted By Guth
Not speaking specifically of Leicas, but have...

Not speaking specifically of Leicas, but have cameras in general become more problematic / less reliable than those of 30+ years ago?
Forum: Frank Jackson on Street Photography 10-28-2018
Replies: 1,734
Views: 115,144
Posted By Guth
Nice shot rayvonn!

Nice shot rayvonn!
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 10-28-2018
Replies: 48
Views: 3,448
Posted By Guth
Hello Ko.Fe., While I signed up on this forum...

Hello Ko.Fe.,

While I signed up on this forum almost a year ago now, I'm actually quite the newcomer here and have only been reading and visiting on a regular basis for a little over a month now....
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 10-28-2018
Replies: 18
Views: 890
Posted By Guth
Being new here I made some comments in the...

Being new here I made some comments in the Gallery section of the forum itself with respect to a few photos that stood out to me. I take it in this thread we can cross-post those particular photos...
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 10-28-2018
Replies: 14
Views: 2,982
Posted By Guth
Reading threads like this one and others around...

Reading threads like this one and others around here I've come to understand that there are basically only three outfits (or in this case three individuals) that a majority of RFF members are...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 10-27-2018
Replies: 445
Views: 14,276
Posted By Guth
Just to try to balance things out a bit here, I'm...

Just to try to balance things out a bit here, I'm painfully aware that no one is going to look at the images I create and think anything more of them because they were made with an old Leica M film...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 10-27-2018
Replies: 445
Views: 14,276
Posted By Guth
Exactly. One of the reasons that I was drawn to...

Exactly. One of the reasons that I was drawn to Leica almost 20 years ago was because their designs so well represented what many call form following function. The rounded ends of the M film cameras...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 10-27-2018
Replies: 445
Views: 14,276
Posted By Guth
Man have I ever been out of touch. When I look at...

Man have I ever been out of touch. When I look at the history of digital M cameras (I pulled this info up elsewhere on the web), I now realize that Leica has been desperately trying to mimic the look...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 10-26-2018
Replies: 445
Views: 14,276
Posted By Guth
Well I can understand why someone would refer to...

Well I can understand why someone would refer to this as a toy, even if it is more than capable of creating wonderful images. I feel that there is a notable difference between a company honoring it's...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 10-26-2018
Replies: 445
Views: 14,276
Posted By Guth
To be fair, if I saw a thread about a new camera...

To be fair, if I saw a thread about a new camera from any other manufacturer that was sporting a fake film advance lever I'd be tossing in my 2 cents of disappointment over it as well. The fact that...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 10-25-2018
Replies: 6
Views: 556
Posted By Guth
Now that is pretty awesome — thanks for sharing!

Now that is pretty awesome — thanks for sharing!
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-25-2018
Replies: 1,359
Views: 341,586
Posted By Guth
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/galler...

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/73194/U73194I1540359269.SEQ.1.jpg
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 10-25-2018
Replies: 445
Views: 14,276
Posted By Guth
That's pretty funny. I'd actually equate it more...

That's pretty funny. I'd actually equate it more to Merc or BMW taking one of their cars with an automatic transmission, installing a fake manual gearshift and featuring it as a handrest.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 10-25-2018
Replies: 77
Views: 3,254
Posted By Guth
Lets assume that one does not have a visual...

Lets assume that one does not have a visual preference for the end result produced by either film or digital. I would think that one of the keys to any type of photography, not just street...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 10-24-2018
Replies: 445
Views: 14,276
Posted By Guth
For me, one word best describes the faux film...

For me, one word best describes the faux film advance lever on this camera: cheesy. Iíve said exactly the same thing about the fake ďcarburetorsĒ (used to disguise the fuel injection throttle bodies)...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 10-23-2018
Replies: 453
Views: 55,321
Posted By Guth
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/galler...

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/73194/U73194I1540359270.SEQ.4.jpg
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 10-23-2018
Replies: 197
Views: 11,835
Posted By Guth
It was funny as they didn't have it anywhere...

It was funny as they didn't have it anywhere where it could be seen. So I wouldn't have known if I hadn't asked. But they only had a handful of rolls left and they didn't know how long it would be...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 10-23-2018
Replies: 31
Views: 1,769
Posted By Guth
Finished up my third role of film. This time I...

Finished up my third role of film. This time I simply focused on shooting here in Portland. Viewing the city that I've grown so familiar with through my viewfinder turned out to be quite enjoyable....
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 10-23-2018
Replies: 197
Views: 11,835
Posted By Guth
FYI, if anyone in Portland is looking for...

FYI, if anyone in Portland is looking for Ektachrome they still have a few rolls left at Citizens Photo.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 10-23-2018
Replies: 157
Views: 22,365
Posted By Guth
What a strange thread. Based on what Iíve read, I...

What a strange thread. Based on what Iíve read, I would vote for every single one of them. These cameras have all at times been knocked by owners and non-owners alike. Either they canít do certain...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 10-23-2018
Replies: 197
Views: 11,835
Posted By Guth
I managed to pick up a couple of rolls of...

I managed to pick up a couple of rolls of Ektachrome, just as our sunlight is about to disappear for quite a long spell of course. This should be interesting – the last time I shot transparency film...
Forum: Film vs Digital 10-23-2018
Replies: 67
Views: 2,373
Posted By Guth
By the way, I had not noticed earlier that this...

By the way, I had not noticed earlier that this thread was moved to a different forum (film vs digital). I now better understand some of the earlier comments.
Forum: Film vs Digital 10-23-2018
Replies: 67
Views: 2,373
Posted By Guth
I’m sure that there are plenty of people who...

I’m sure that there are plenty of people who won’t pay much attention to this story, but this guy generates a lot of attention among a good sized subset of the population. A move like this will have...
Forum: Film vs Digital 10-22-2018
Replies: 67
Views: 2,373
Posted By Guth
Man, you have a really sweet setup there. When I...

Man, you have a really sweet setup there. When I was in college I spent a couple of years as a darkroom tech for a professional photographer. (It was long enough ago that I would listen to mix tapes...
Forum: Film vs Digital 10-22-2018
Replies: 67
Views: 2,373
Posted By Guth
Personally I would not measure the intensity of a...

Personally I would not measure the intensity of a resurgence in film photography based against levels that it previously enjoyed before itís demise. Instead I would try to measure any new growth...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 10-22-2018
Replies: 31
Views: 1,769
Posted By Guth
Ah, now I see it (of course). Thanks, much...

Ah, now I see it (of course). Thanks, much appreciated!
Forum: Film vs Digital 10-22-2018
Replies: 67
Views: 2,373
Posted By Guth
That's cool and understandable. It's really just...

That's cool and understandable. It's really just a curiosity on my part as I've put much more thought into such things as it applies to the world of audio and other areas rather than photography....
Forum: Film vs Digital 10-22-2018
Replies: 67
Views: 2,373
Posted By Guth
My intention was to discuss the rise in use of...

My intention was to discuss the rise in use of older, analog technologies in general and film photography specifically. I did not mean to start a digital vs analog debate. My apologies for any stress...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 10-22-2018
Replies: 31
Views: 1,769
Posted By Guth
I've only now just discovered that there's...

I've only now just discovered that there's actually a Gallery here where we can post images so I tried to add a couple. I now see where we enter our details such as camera and lens used. However, I'm...
Forum: Film vs Digital 10-21-2018
Replies: 67
Views: 2,373
Posted By Guth
Ironically, one of the businesses that we saw...

Ironically, one of the businesses that we saw while in Victoria was a place where you could rent time with your choice of typewriters by the hour. That was a new one on me.
Forum: Film vs Digital 10-21-2018
Replies: 67
Views: 2,373
Posted By Guth
My son inherited my 1999 Audi A4 and is proud of...

My son inherited my 1999 Audi A4 and is proud of the fact that it has a manual transmission. I was surprised to learn that he has more than one friend who also drive cars with manual transmissions....
Forum: Film vs Digital 10-21-2018
Replies: 67
Views: 2,373
Posted By Guth
Yes, this is much more along the lines of what...

Yes, this is much more along the lines of what Iím referring to. Donít get me wrong as Iím not hating on hipsters here, but I do see the appeal of this sort of thing stretching way beyond the...
Forum: Film vs Digital 10-21-2018
Replies: 67
Views: 2,373
Posted By Guth
lol, great response bmattock. Sounds like we're...

lol, great response bmattock. Sounds like we're on a similar timeline and wavelength. I work in IT as well. I find that I need a certain amount of balance in my life between the new and the old. The...
Forum: Film vs Digital 10-21-2018
Replies: 67
Views: 2,373
Posted By Guth
Random analog thoughts...

I joined this forum almost one year ago. I ended up here because I bought a rangefinder camera over 18 years ago and was thinking that I was finally going to sell it. This seemed like the best place...
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-21-2018
Replies: 121
Views: 4,939
Posted By Guth
I think that this is a fair question and one that...

I think that this is a fair question and one that could be asked at most forums. My question in return would be how literally is the question intended? As someone who is relatively new around here I...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 10-20-2018
Replies: 31
Views: 1,769
Posted By Guth
Good deal ó enjoy!

Good deal ó enjoy!
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 10-19-2018
Replies: 31
Views: 1,769
Posted By Guth
I've received plenty of enjoyment from...

I've received plenty of enjoyment from photography in the past and I know that the more time I put into practicing both the art and the process involved, the more rewarding it will be for me. I'm...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 10-19-2018
Replies: 31
Views: 1,769
Posted By Guth
Thanks for the thoughts all - very much...

Thanks for the thoughts all - very much appreciated.




Paul, I bought an Epson V550. I was focused on new scanners ó something that I could return if broken and I did not want to spend more than a...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 10-19-2018
Replies: 31
Views: 1,769
Posted By Guth
A humbling return to film

I've posted up elsewhere around here about digging my film camera out of storage after sitting for more than a decade ó resolving myself to try to recapture the passion that I once had for...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 10-12-2018
Replies: 45
Views: 1,961
Posted By Guth
Taking this quite literally, stop to think about...

Taking this quite literally, stop to think about the physical differences between camera models. These are tools that we hold in our hands, place in front of our eyes while pressed up against our...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 10-09-2018
Replies: 6
Views: 388
Posted By Guth
Not sure how much is captured by the...

Not sure how much is captured by the photos/video. But I would tend to agree that it looks more like surface wear than oil, although from watching the video I can see more of what you mean and why...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 10-09-2018
Replies: 23
Views: 940
Posted By Guth
Yes, forgot to put the film in the camera, that's...

Yes, forgot to put the film in the camera, that's it.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 10-09-2018
Replies: 46
Views: 2,113
Posted By Guth
Thanks David. I was thinking that there might be...

Thanks David. I was thinking that there might be some sort of independent lab or consumer oriented outfit that's actually performed documented testing on cameras over the years that I wasn't aware...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 10-07-2018
Replies: 46
Views: 2,113
Posted By Guth
I used to pay more attention to reliability...

I used to pay more attention to reliability ranking for cars. Where can you find camera reliability ratings and how is this measured — do they go by number of images/rolls of film shot per repair...
Forum: Scanners / Scanner Software 10-06-2018
Replies: 95
Views: 4,000
Posted By Guth
As someone who has just returned to shooting film...

As someone who has just returned to shooting film after more than a decade away it's almost comical that I happened upon this thread searching for information on current high quality film scanners....
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 10-06-2018
Replies: 43
Views: 3,222
Posted By Guth
Hello Bojan, I'm thankful for the updates to this...

Hello Bojan, I'm thankful for the updates to this thread as I otherwise would likely never have discovered it. Thus far I've only viewed the presentation of the barber. I do plan to watch the others....
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-25-2018
Replies: 58
Views: 4,248
Posted By Guth
Talent

You would likely be horrified if you saw how pristine my M6 is (sadly due to far too little use over the years). Please know that I'm definitely not proud of this fact and after more than a decade of...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 09-23-2018
Replies: 62
Views: 4,257
Posted By Guth
I had never heard of this movie but my wife just...

I had never heard of this movie but my wife just happened upon it earlier this week. After watching it for a while she flagged me down as she thought I might find it entertaining. (While I'm not a...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-13-2017
Replies: 9
Views: 691
Posted By Guth
Wow, great additional information all. Truly...

Wow, great additional information all. Truly appreciated!
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-13-2017
Replies: 9
Views: 691
Posted By Guth
Thanks all for the comments. The Bokeh Market...

Thanks all for the comments.

The Bokeh Market site mentioned in the PetaPixal article would appear to be exactly what I'm after but sadly they don't seem to have any of my specific pieces added to...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-13-2017
Replies: 9
Views: 691
Posted By Guth
Learning Leica lingo to appraise my gear?

Hi All,

I'm new to the forum and I've signed up here so that I could search for information about how to "search for information" on my Leica gear. I realize that sounds a bit odd, but I'll try to...
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