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Forum: Olympus RF 11-23-2010
Replies: 4
Views: 3,368
Posted By Jinky
Thank you both, I'll have a look at this when I...

Thank you both, I'll have a look at this when I get home from work this evening and update if I get the meter working.

It was just fine a few weeks ago so I can't imagine it's anything major.
Forum: Olympus RF 11-22-2010
Replies: 4
Views: 3,368
Posted By Jinky
Olympus 35 SP broken meter?

I've got a problem with my 35SP

The meter needle isn't moving in any lighting conditions, the shutter still fires so I've been trying to get to grips with "sunny 16" for the first time ever and...
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 07-27-2010
Replies: 18
Views: 2,395
Posted By Jinky
The E-510 and E-410 are 2 of the sharpest cameras...

The E-510 and E-410 are 2 of the sharpest cameras Olympus have made in recent years, allied to one of their best lenses that would explain the sharpness of the crops above.
Forum: Travel 03-03-2010
Replies: 0
Views: 644
Posted By Jinky
Camino de Santiago hiking trip

I'm away a week on Saturday to spend 10-12 days hiking from the French border towards Santiago de Compostela, there will be bus rides and train rides a-plenty as I don't have enough time to complete...
Forum: RFF Polls 02-28-2010
Replies: 147
Views: 21,495
Posted By Jinky
I voted other. For me I think my photography...

I voted other.

For me I think my photography improved immensely when I got an OM4 with a bundled 35mm lens. I'd tried using a 50mm on an OM10 before and couldn't adjust to the focal length....
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 02-26-2010
Replies: 27
Views: 3,399
Posted By Jinky
Thanks for that :)

Thanks for that :)
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 02-25-2010
Replies: 27
Views: 3,399
Posted By Jinky
I've a grip on my OM4Ti but the leather has a...

I've a grip on my OM4Ti but the leather has a tendency to slide off, any ideas of waht I could use to bond it to the plastic?
Forum: Travel 02-18-2010
Replies: 9
Views: 1,115
Posted By Jinky
I've never been to Sevilla, a friend has been by...

I've never been to Sevilla, a friend has been by himself and found it a bit boring, but people make a trip!

Barcelona is amazing no matter what your age, I've been more times than I can remember...
Forum: Olympus RF 02-18-2010
Replies: 38
Views: 6,690
Posted By Jinky
I've a tale of my own for this thread! Was in...

I've a tale of my own for this thread!

Was in Paris last year browsing along boulevard beaumarchais, you can't walk 10 metres without walking into a camera shop full of film cameras. I was looking...
Forum: Photography General Interest 02-10-2010
Replies: 105
Views: 7,145
Posted By Jinky
I'm with you, I've been sent away on training...

I'm with you, I've been sent away on training courses and to fill in at overseas offices and tend to have a meal in my city on the way to the airport and I leave good tips. However, if I get the...
Forum: Zeiss Contax 02-04-2010
Replies: 11
Views: 1,410
Posted By Jinky
I recently saw a mint G2 and 45 in Madrid at...

I recently saw a mint G2 and 45 in Madrid at €1500... I was tempted to book flights back and see if he'd buy mine from me!

I paid 450 in the UK for mine a couple of years ago
Forum: Zeiss Contax 02-04-2010
Replies: 18
Views: 2,181
Posted By Jinky
I also have a G2 and 45mm and a few out of focus...

I also have a G2 and 45mm and a few out of focus shots from my first few rolls of film I put through it when I bought it 2 years ago. Put it down to user error!

It's been perfect since I read the...
Forum: Olympus RF 02-02-2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,253
Posted By Jinky
I do my best but having started with a DSLR I got...

I do my best but having started with a DSLR I got used to cropping and straightening after the fact.

I was born in 1976 and I'd say that in 1995 it would have been quite similar, in terms of...
Forum: Olympus RF 02-02-2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,253
Posted By Jinky
Thank you, I love the first picture myself....

Thank you, I love the first picture myself. Looking at the second on screen I see that it needs straightening, I didn't notice on the print.

Camera seems to be working perfectly, I'm very pleased,...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 02-02-2010
Replies: 0
Views: 660
Posted By Jinky
Selected images Madrid

I was looking for some feedback or comments on these earlier, but I don't think the Olympus RF forum gets read too often!

Mods feel free to delete the other thread if required.

All taken on a...
Forum: Olympus RF 02-02-2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,253
Posted By Jinky
Olympus 35DC photos

Bookseller

http://photos2.pix.ie/99/AB/99AB3FFA70954357966A8F4B4B5DB49B-800.jpg (http://pix.ie/duffarama/1481694)

Red shutter
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Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 02-01-2010
Replies: 28
Views: 2,759
Posted By Jinky
I'm 33 and still think of myself as a young man...

I'm 33 and still think of myself as a young man :rolleyes:

However, I only got into photography about 3-4 years ago with an Olympus DSLR and within weeks had an OM10, then an OM4ti and now have 2...
Forum: Olympus RF 01-29-2010
Replies: 2
Views: 1,299
Posted By Jinky
John, Thanks for getting back to me, I took it...

John,

Thanks for getting back to me, I took it away with me anyway and shot 2 rolls so hopefully I'll get them developed tomorrow and see how I got on.

I knew it was a tad foolish but I'm...
Forum: Olympus RF 01-21-2010
Replies: 2
Views: 1,299
Posted By Jinky
35DC calibration

I received a lovely brown paper package on Tuesday containing a beautiful Olympus 35DC.

I'm going to Madrid for the weekend tomorrow and going to leave the OM4Ti at home and use this instead,...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-04-2010
Replies: 187
Views: 15,703
Posted By Jinky
I know the crop factor may not be to everyones...

I know the crop factor may not be to everyones likes but would the innards of an Olympus E420 fit into a rangefinder body? All you need to do then is fix the internals at the register distance for an...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 11-16-2009
Replies: 18
Views: 1,516
Posted By Jinky
True. My work situation isn't very stable so I've...

True. My work situation isn't very stable so I've been trying to show some restraint regards non-essential purchases. To my detriment on this occasion, but there'll be other bargains in future.
...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 11-16-2009
Replies: 18
Views: 1,516
Posted By Jinky
I turned up today at lunchtime with every...

I turned up today at lunchtime with every intention to buy at least one, and depending on how much work the store felt was required to get them all fully functioning, perhaps buy them all.
...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 11-16-2009
Replies: 18
Views: 1,516
Posted By Jinky
I've done a lot of reading up over the weekend, I...

I've done a lot of reading up over the weekend, I now know that it's not fixed at all, but a 5cm f2 lens is attached to the camera. Since it's the onlly camera that is working I'm going to buy it...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 11-15-2009
Replies: 18
Views: 1,516
Posted By Jinky
Thank you all for the advice, having rerad your...

Thank you all for the advice, having rerad your comments I'm gonna pop to the store tomorrow lunchtime and get the leica III with the low serial number and the one with the 5cm f2 lens.

Then I'm...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 11-14-2009
Replies: 18
Views: 1,516
Posted By Jinky
Need help deciding on whether to buy and repair a Leica III

Hi all,

A camera store in my town has 3 Leica's all at very low prices in thei window. I had a look at them, one is a Leica with a fixed 5cm F2 lens and is in full working condition. The lens looks...
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