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Forum: Cameras in the Movies / TV / Media 2 Days Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 848
Posted By Bike Tourist
No, upon reading the article, it covers a limited...

No, upon reading the article, it covers a limited window of time.
Forum: Cameras in the Movies / TV / Media 2 Days Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 848
Posted By Bike Tourist
I wonder if the movie will include the many hours...

I wonder if the movie will include the many hours Gene Smith spent photographing and recording Thelonious Monk? That would make for a good sound track!
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 4 Days Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 534
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, Robert.

Thank you, Robert.
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 1 Week Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 540
Posted By Bike Tourist
I had to choose between the two. I chose the 262....

I had to choose between the two. I chose the 262. I didn't want to pay for the features I will never use. No regrets.

It's good others chose the 240 and got exactly what they wanted.

Here's an...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 1 Week Ago
Replies: 110
Views: 3,643
Posted By Bike Tourist
Shutterbug in the 80s: Del Hegland, Don...

Shutterbug in the 80s: Del Hegland, Don Chatterton, George Ury, and others I can't recall. I won't mention the few still in business. Those were the days!
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 1 Week Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 534
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thanks for including one of mine this week,...

Thanks for including one of mine this week, Robert. As an aside, I liked what you said in your latest blog: " The concept to make a selection of the shooting seems to be from other times." How true!
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 681
Posted By Bike Tourist
I think attention to proper exposure would solve...

I think attention to proper exposure would solve most or all of your problems. Most of your examples seem under exposed. The result is flat grey and grainy images that lack deep blacks and...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 07-09-2019
Replies: 8
Views: 434
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, M. Cary.

Thank you, M. Cary.
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 07-04-2019
Replies: 25
Views: 1,694
Posted By Bike Tourist
Well, not quite one lens. I have: Leica 28mm...

Well, not quite one lens. I have:

Leica 28mm Elmarit ASPH f2.8

Voigtländer Nokton ASPH II 35mm f1.2

Leica 50mm f2 Summicron v.3

I like 'em all!
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 05-22-2019
Replies: 9
Views: 427
Posted By Bike Tourist
Greg, thank you for the inclusion.

Greg, thank you for the inclusion.
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 05-19-2019
Replies: 6
Views: 807
Posted By Bike Tourist
Bought it. No sales resistance.

Bought it. No sales resistance.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 04-16-2019
Replies: 94
Views: 2,928
Posted By Bike Tourist
Well, here's the old girl in 1960. I hope she is...

Well, here's the old girl in 1960. I hope she is rebuilt.

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/3829/U3829I1261860465.SEQ.0.jpg
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 04-02-2019
Replies: 33
Views: 892
Posted By Bike Tourist
lynnb https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/...

lynnb
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Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 04-02-2019
Replies: 33
Views: 892
Posted By Bike Tourist
Toreno https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery...

Toreno
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Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 04-02-2019
Replies: 33
Views: 892
Posted By Bike Tourist
Keith https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/...

Keith
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Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 04-02-2019
Replies: 33
Views: 892
Posted By Bike Tourist
LCSmith https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgaller...

LCSmith
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/74372/U74372I1553734393.SEQ.0.jpg
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 03-23-2019
Replies: 16
Views: 570
Posted By Bike Tourist
Appreciate your comment, Tony.

Appreciate your comment, Tony.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 03-19-2019
Replies: 16
Views: 570
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thanks for your comments, Greg and Tony.

Thanks for your comments, Greg and Tony.
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 03-18-2019
Replies: 110
Views: 4,996
Posted By Bike Tourist
Yeah, the M262 never gets any mention, but I...

Yeah, the M262 never gets any mention, but I bought one new a few months ago. It doesn't have all those features I don't want. Flawless. It's a Leica. I'm happy.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 03-14-2019
Replies: 16
Views: 601
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thanks to James and LCSmith.

Thanks to James and LCSmith.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 03-07-2019
Replies: 14
Views: 528
Posted By Bike Tourist
I really like this one from Bushwick1234 (Whoops,...

I really like this one from Bushwick1234 (Whoops, got the wrong date)

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/53150/U53150I1551885063.SEQ.0.jpg

A little color, a little humor from...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 03-07-2019
Replies: 14
Views: 528
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you so much, James and Tony!

Thank you so much, James and Tony!
Forum: Photography General Interest 02-28-2019
Replies: 8,878
Views: 866,305
Posted By Bike Tourist
28mm Elmarit-M 11606. It'll be here tomorrow...

28mm Elmarit-M 11606. It'll be here tomorrow (maybe).
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 02-27-2019
Replies: 31
Views: 929
Posted By Bike Tourist
Expose as you would for daylight (sunny 16)....

Expose as you would for daylight (sunny 16). Can't imagine that the rest of the scene would benefit much. I think that 35mm as a lens to image the moon's features is the wrong choice.
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 02-27-2019
Replies: 43
Views: 1,527
Posted By Bike Tourist
I metered carefully when I shot transparencies....

I metered carefully when I shot transparencies. When I occasionally switched negative film the latitude was so great I didn't meter. Like being on vacation! I've never tried it with digital but it...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 02-26-2019
Replies: 13
Views: 622
Posted By Bike Tourist
M. Cary and Greg M., thank you for including my...

M. Cary and Greg M., thank you for including my images.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 02-22-2019
Replies: 26
Views: 2,106
Posted By Bike Tourist
My M262 would probably react similarly to the...

My M262 would probably react similarly to the M240. I think I'll opt for the f3.5. I hope it'll be as good as my Nokton 35mm f1.2.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 02-22-2019
Replies: 26
Views: 2,106
Posted By Bike Tourist
Yes, they look very good from what I can tell....

Yes, they look very good from what I can tell. But would there be any significant difference if shot with the f4? There is quite a price differential, especially if the lens shade is purchased.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 02-22-2019
Replies: 26
Views: 2,106
Posted By Bike Tourist
I am looking at Voigtländer 21s. The field is...

I am looking at Voigtländer 21s. The field is crowded! I think the Ultron may be too large for my purposes but there is still a choice between the f4 Color-Skopar and the f3.5 ASPH. Does anyone have...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 02-21-2019
Replies: 28
Views: 638
Posted By Bike Tourist
Many thanks, Tony.

Many thanks, Tony.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 02-14-2019
Replies: 31
Views: 670
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, James, and thank you, Tony.

Thank you, James, and thank you, Tony.
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 02-13-2019
Replies: 28
Views: 1,497
Posted By Bike Tourist
I really like the special editions. They make my...

I really like the special editions. They make my ordinary stuff seem like bargains!
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 02-13-2019
Replies: 31
Views: 670
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, Robert, for your kind comments.

Thank you, Robert, for your kind comments.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 02-13-2019
Replies: 31
Views: 670
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, Tony. This lens has far exceeded my...

Thank you, Tony. This lens has far exceeded my expectations in every area.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 02-13-2019
Replies: 31
Views: 670
Posted By Bike Tourist
Many thanks, Mcary.

Many thanks, Mcary.
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 02-09-2019
Replies: 4
Views: 358
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thanks everybody. Just what I was looking for.

Thanks everybody. Just what I was looking for.
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 02-09-2019
Replies: 4
Views: 358
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thumb rest with hot shoe on top

I use a Thumbs Up hot shoe mounted thumb rest on my M262. I would like to eventually get a 21mm wide angle and appropriate auxiliary viewfinder. I'm so lazy I would not want to remove the thumb rest...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 02-05-2019
Replies: 5
Views: 594
Posted By Bike Tourist
I was going to buy this but suddenly realized I...

I was going to buy this but suddenly realized I was $31k short!
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-03-2019
Replies: 7,427
Views: 3,787,341
Posted By Bike Tourist
My new M262 with 50mm Summicron ver....

My new M262 with 50mm Summicron ver. 3


https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/3829/U3829I1549218550.SEQ.0.jpg
Forum: Photography General Interest 02-03-2019
Replies: 17
Views: 814
Posted By Bike Tourist
That's where Monk hung out, among many others.

That's where Monk hung out, among many others.
Forum: RFF Polls 02-02-2019
Replies: 71
Views: 1,758
Posted By Bike Tourist
It's too late. This goes on your permanent...

It's too late. This goes on your permanent record! :)
Forum: RFF Polls 02-02-2019
Replies: 71
Views: 1,758
Posted By Bike Tourist
Way back when, I fancied magazine covers. Not big...

Way back when, I fancied magazine covers. Not big mass market publications, of course, but special interest mags where an unknown photographer might be accepted. I shot horizontals and verticals for...
Forum: RFF Polls 02-02-2019
Replies: 71
Views: 1,758
Posted By Bike Tourist
Ccw, right hand up. No need to change...

Ccw, right hand up. No need to change grip.

Speaking of horizontal/vertical, it seems to me that among newer photographers, they tend to shhot far more horizontals than verticals.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 01-30-2019
Replies: 16
Views: 625
Posted By Bike Tourist
Varvara, Alex Krasotkin It's unfair that Alex...

Varvara, Alex Krasotkin

It's unfair that Alex has such beautiful models in the family to work with

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/3149/U3149I1548664686.SEQ.0.jpg



Side Walk...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 01-30-2019
Replies: 16
Views: 625
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, James and Robert!

Thank you, James and Robert!
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 01-22-2019
Replies: 18
Views: 584
Posted By Bike Tourist
Tony, thanks for your encouraging words!

Tony, thanks for your encouraging words!
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 01-20-2019
Replies: 24
Views: 688
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you for the mention, Richard!

Thank you for the mention, Richard!
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 01-18-2019
Replies: 839
Views: 327,849
Posted By Bike Tourist
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/galler...

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/3829/U3829I1543407989.SEQ.0.jpg
Voigtlander 35mm f1.2 v.2 on Leica M (262)

I originally bought this lens with idea that it would be replaced by a...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 01-18-2019
Replies: 24
Views: 688
Posted By Bike Tourist
And thanks X2 Tony!

And thanks X2 Tony!
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 01-18-2019
Replies: 24
Views: 688
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you for the mention, Mcary.

Thank you for the mention, Mcary.
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 01-16-2019
Replies: 95
Views: 3,595
Posted By Bike Tourist
The old guys and gals (and I'm as old as they...

The old guys and gals (and I'm as old as they are) were the best of their age, during a time when photography was still relatively fresh and new paths presented themselves. Many made contacts by...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 01-14-2019
Replies: 24
Views: 688
Posted By Bike Tourist
Just waiting for the Frankenstein monster to be...

Just waiting for the Frankenstein monster to be electrified in Robert's foreboding picture

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/45148/U45148I1547231814.SEQ.0.jpg
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 01-14-2019
Replies: 24
Views: 688
Posted By Bike Tourist
Another in-camera design by Doug with a good...

Another in-camera design by Doug with a good eye.

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1547455096.SEQ.3.jpg
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 01-14-2019
Replies: 24
Views: 688
Posted By Bike Tourist
McCary's in-camera desgn is definitely an...

McCary's in-camera desgn is definitely an eye-catcher.

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/31747/U31747I1547427581.SEQ.0.jpg
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 01-11-2019
Replies: 32
Views: 2,923
Posted By Bike Tourist
Well, it works quite well on a Leica M, too. It...

Well, it works quite well on a Leica M, too. It obscures some of the viewfinder but I usually know what's there, even if I can't see...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 01-08-2019
Replies: 13
Views: 622
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, Tony.

Thank you, Tony.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 01-07-2019
Replies: 13
Views: 622
Posted By Bike Tourist
Raid submitted this from...

Raid submitted this from Pensacola

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/3565/U3565I1546464154.SEQ.4.jpg


I like the separated grey values and the mood
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 01-07-2019
Replies: 13
Views: 622
Posted By Bike Tourist
Village Life by...

Village Life by lynnb

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/27021/U27021I1546689753.SEQ.1.jpg


This works fro me, not just the group but also the sigle point perspective
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 01-05-2019
Replies: 9
Views: 1,106
Posted By Bike Tourist
I only have the 1.2 version 2. I'm completely...

I only have the 1.2 version 2. I'm completely satisfied with it (maybe I'm easily pleased). The only fault is the way it obscures the lower right hand corner of the VF. Performance-wise it's sharp...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 01-04-2019
Replies: 12
Views: 518
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thanks for the education, everyone! The point is...

Thanks for the education, everyone! The point is now moot. I bought a v.3 Summicron.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 01-02-2019
Replies: 14
Views: 624
Posted By Bike Tourist
Robert B, your notice appreciated.

Robert B, your notice appreciated.
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 01-01-2019
Replies: 12
Views: 518
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thanks to you all. I should have specified the...

Thanks to you all. I should have specified the camera in question is a Type 262. It seems there are special considerations with each body.
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 01-01-2019
Replies: 12
Views: 518
Posted By Bike Tourist
DR Summicron w/ digital M

(Sorry if this has been asked before but I didn't find a reference.)

Will the Dual Range Summicron fit the Digital M bodies? Is the gauge between goggles the same so that it lines up in viewfinder?...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 12-28-2018
Replies: 10
Views: 575
Posted By Bike Tourist
Around the world? Interesting people? Important...

Around the world? Interesting people? Important events? Bah, humbug! Work should be difficult, stressful and unrewarding, all for a pittance. Ha, ha, of course. Only kidding.

Really, though,...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 12-28-2018
Replies: 21
Views: 718
Posted By Bike Tourist
dotur, a fine...

dotur, a fine presentation

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/29760/U29760I1545660683.SEQ.1.jpg
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 12-28-2018
Replies: 21
Views: 718
Posted By Bike Tourist
McCary, wonderful...

McCary, wonderful design.

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/31747/U31747I1545675695.SEQ.0.jpg
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 12-27-2018
Replies: 21
Views: 718
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, Robert. Lots of color in your...

Thank you, Robert. Lots of color in your selections.
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 12-22-2018
Replies: 27
Views: 928
Posted By Bike Tourist
I would suggest Erwin Puts for Leica...

I would suggest Erwin Puts for Leica lore:

http://photo.imx.nl/
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 12-22-2018
Replies: 41
Views: 1,186
Posted By Bike Tourist
Season's Greetings, Robert, and thank you.

Season's Greetings, Robert, and thank you.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 12-19-2018
Replies: 19
Views: 737
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thanks to Richard G.

Thanks to Richard G.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 12-19-2018
Replies: 74
Views: 2,372
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thanks for the entertaining essay, Nick. I'm...

Thanks for the entertaining essay, Nick. I'm afraid that, "Ow, ya got me!" I've often described myself as the photojournalist of landscapes. My tripod and monopod have provided the framework for...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 12-08-2018
Replies: 20
Views: 574
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, Tony! Thank you, Robert!

Thank you, Tony!
Thank you, Robert!
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 12-04-2018
Replies: 79
Views: 2,228
Posted By Bike Tourist
Some have said it's just so much political...

Some have said it's just so much political correctness to criticize the subject of this essay. This dismisses the criticism as trivial. Some also say that the neutral coverage is befitting of good...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 12-03-2018
Replies: 36
Views: 1,016
Posted By Bike Tourist
Robert, thank you, sir.

Robert, thank you, sir.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 11-29-2018
Replies: 36
Views: 1,016
Posted By Bike Tourist
Robert, those roads "less traveled" are...

Robert, those roads "less traveled" are fascinating. Thanks!
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 11-13-2018
Replies: 19
Views: 801
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, Robert.

Thank you, Robert.
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 11-08-2018
Replies: 58
Views: 5,135
Posted By Bike Tourist
Good move, Robert! You mentioned the Nikon 5000...

Good move, Robert! You mentioned the Nikon 5000 ED, which I also had once and liked very much. But stock agencies I dealt with thought any grain was an anathema, which influenced my decision to go...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 11-06-2018
Replies: 19
Views: 801
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thanks for the nod, Mlehrman.

Thanks for the nod, Mlehrman.
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 10-30-2018
Replies: 43
Views: 1,684
Posted By Bike Tourist
I have a Thumbs Up on my M, not as a necessity,...

I have a Thumbs Up on my M, not as a necessity, but as a convenience, especially with heavier lenses. I went many years with just the bare M3, M4, M6 and so forth in blind ignorance of a thumb rest.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 10-16-2018
Replies: 31
Views: 841
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, Tony. It's also known as loco weed.

Thank you, Tony. It's also known as loco weed.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-14-2018
Replies: 379
Views: 52,498
Posted By Bike Tourist
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/galler...

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/3829/U3829I1281016359.SEQ.0.jpg
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 10-12-2018
Replies: 32
Views: 1,283
Posted By Bike Tourist
Yeah, I'm inclined to agree.

Yeah, I'm inclined to agree.
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 10-12-2018
Replies: 32
Views: 1,283
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thanks, but I don't need samples (unless you want...

Thanks, but I don't need samples (unless you want to, of course). The fact that you use the 25mm without an auxiliary viewfinder is plenty helpful.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 10-12-2018
Replies: 9
Views: 609
Posted By Bike Tourist
Tony, appreciate the mention.

Tony, appreciate the mention.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 10-05-2018
Replies: 4
Views: 599
Posted By Bike Tourist
Hey, j.scooter , thanks for the nod.

Hey, j.scooter , thanks for the nod.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 10-02-2018
Replies: 19
Views: 786
Posted By Bike Tourist
Tony, thanks for the kind words.

Tony, thanks for the kind words.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 09-28-2018
Replies: 19
Views: 786
Posted By Bike Tourist
You comment is appreciated, Tony.

You comment is appreciated, Tony.
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 09-24-2018
Replies: 32
Views: 1,283
Posted By Bike Tourist
24 or 28, That is the Question

I have my M262 + Voigtlander 35/1.2. I would like my next acquisition to be a used wider lens. I am thinking the 28 is too close to 35 and would like to find a 24. I think I have read that the 24 is...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 09-23-2018
Replies: 15
Views: 723
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, Robert, for your comment.

Thank you, Robert, for your comment.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 09-10-2018
Replies: 15
Views: 704
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you for your comments, Robert.

Thank you for your comments, Robert.
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 09-08-2018
Replies: 30
Views: 1,313
Posted By Bike Tourist
Amsterdam. What a great place to be a cyclist! If...

Amsterdam. What a great place to be a cyclist! If I left my bike for 10 minutes without being locked to something substantial it would disappear.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 09-01-2018
Replies: 839
Views: 327,849
Posted By Bike Tourist
I'm really happy with...

I'm really happy with it.

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/showphoto.php?photoid=283822&showall=1
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 09-01-2018
Replies: 11
Views: 1,538
Posted By Bike Tourist
I wonder if the current administration's tariffs...

I wonder if the current administration's tariffs will cause Chinese lenses to increase in price in the US?
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 08-28-2018
Replies: 12
Views: 669
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, Tony. That signal takes forever to...

Thank you, Tony. That signal takes forever to change, so what else to do?
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 08-24-2018
Replies: 50
Views: 1,819
Posted By Bike Tourist
We're all looking for the perfect marriage,...

We're all looking for the perfect marriage, photographer + lens = I love you!

And this type of marriage is probably, actually achievable, although you may have to divorce a few until the right one...
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 08-20-2018
Replies: 5
Views: 444
Posted By Bike Tourist
My M262 with latest firmware DOES still estimate...

My M262 with latest firmware DOES still estimate the aperture. It's usually within 1/3 f-stop.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 08-17-2018
Replies: 7
Views: 793
Posted By Bike Tourist
For the record, my Nokton ASPH II 35mm f1.2...

For the record, my Nokton ASPH II 35mm f1.2 arrived yesterday and, based on my limited use, my impressions:

This is a heavy beast! I think the density is about equal to the sun's interior. But it is...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 08-17-2018
Replies: 19
Views: 855
Posted By Bike Tourist
Robert Blu: Thank you, sir.

Robert Blu: Thank you, sir.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 08-15-2018
Replies: 7
Views: 793
Posted By Bike Tourist
Nice one, Kevin. Looks like you had the aperture...

Nice one, Kevin. Looks like you had the aperture open fairly wide.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 08-15-2018
Replies: 7
Views: 793
Posted By Bike Tourist
Well, I'll know tomorrow if FedEx performs on...

Well, I'll know tomorrow if FedEx performs on schedule. It seems the ultimate in versatility if the apertures at f1.2 and f22 are useable.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 08-15-2018
Replies: 19
Views: 855
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, Tony. Many homeless are devoted to...

Thank you, Tony. Many homeless are devoted to their dogs.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 08-14-2018
Replies: 7
Views: 793
Posted By Bike Tourist
And now, for something completely different

The past few months, since getting my M262 and parting from my Nikon system, I've been completely engaged in shooting with one lens, the Summarit 50mm f2.4. I like it. I like everything about it....
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 08-13-2018
Replies: 6
Views: 603
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thanks for your input everybody. This explanation...

Thanks for your input everybody. This explanation seems plausible. I guess I can give the seller a call to find out for sure.
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 08-12-2018
Replies: 6
Views: 603
Posted By Bike Tourist
What is a trim ring?

I was looking at a used Leica Elmarit-M 28mm f/2.8 ASPH advertised as complete except no trim ring. What is it exactly and is it necessary?

Thanks.
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 08-09-2018
Replies: 12
Views: 734
Posted By Bike Tourist
4K would have bought a pretty nice car in 1955....

4K would have bought a pretty nice car in 1955. In 1957 I bought a new Plymouth convertible for $3200. (Tail fins and transmission push-buttons in the steering wheel at no extra cost.)
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 08-09-2018
Replies: 75
Views: 5,767
Posted By Bike Tourist
I just wandered into this thread. Let me offer my...

I just wandered into this thread. Let me offer my too late good wishes and encouragement to Frances and you.

You referred to the word "carer", which I'd never heard until recently. Now that word...
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 08-09-2018
Replies: 19
Views: 1,224
Posted By Bike Tourist
Interesting, hearing everybody's unique approach....

Interesting, hearing everybody's unique approach. My goal is to hold out with just one lens, at least till year's end.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-08-2018
Replies: 7,427
Views: 3,787,341
Posted By Bike Tourist
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/galler...

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/3829/U3829I1533759205.SEQ.0.jpg
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 08-08-2018
Replies: 19
Views: 1,224
Posted By Bike Tourist
Well, Roger, I guess it's just a matter of scale!

Well, Roger, I guess it's just a matter of scale!
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 08-08-2018
Replies: 19
Views: 1,224
Posted By Bike Tourist
Lean and Mean (Gear Reduction)

Since getting my M Type 262 I hadn't even released the shutter on my Nikon D810. What a beautiful camera it was, now sold along with its attendant lenses. But its sacrifice enabled this retiree to...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 08-07-2018
Replies: 17
Views: 796
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, Mlehrman, most appreciated.

Thank you, Mlehrman, most appreciated.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 08-01-2018
Replies: 22
Views: 874
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you Tony. Those wildfires are only good for...

Thank you Tony. Those wildfires are only good for making pretty skies!
Forum: Frank Jackson on Street Photography 07-28-2018
Replies: 37
Views: 1,464
Posted By Bike Tourist
Oh, and I forgot to mention . . . This assumes...

Oh, and I forgot to mention . . . This assumes the picture was taken in a public space. If you're on private property you'll likely need written permission from the owner before an editor would use...
Forum: Frank Jackson on Street Photography 07-28-2018
Replies: 37
Views: 1,464
Posted By Bike Tourist
The acid test is usage. The dividing line here in...

The acid test is usage. The dividing line here in the US is and has always been the editorial/commercial split. I think "art" may come down on the editorial side but I agree it's murky. If the image...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 07-12-2018
Replies: 17
Views: 908
Posted By Bike Tourist
Axel100 has a powerful graphic...

Axel100 has a powerful graphic image:

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/12155/U12155I1531247805.SEQ.0.jpg
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 07-12-2018
Replies: 3
Views: 488
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thanks, d c and Greg. That helps.

Thanks, d c and Greg. That helps.
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 07-11-2018
Replies: 3
Views: 488
Posted By Bike Tourist
A Question about the M 262

I'm going to ask a stupid question in search of an intelligent answer. When using non-coded lenses on an M, and after selecting the appropriate lens in the menu, do you have to go through the menu...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 07-10-2018
Replies: 41
Views: 2,046
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thanks, Sam. When you're old your stories get...

Thanks, Sam. When you're old your stories get longer!
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 07-09-2018
Replies: 41
Views: 2,046
Posted By Bike Tourist
I have sold off most of my Nikon equipment in...

I have sold off most of my Nikon equipment in order to purchase an M 262 (not mentioned in your OP but presumably included in your M 240 reference). There were several reasons or justifications or...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 07-03-2018
Replies: 17
Views: 730
Posted By Bike Tourist
Many thanks, Klaus!

Many thanks, Klaus!
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 07-02-2018
Replies: 17
Views: 730
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thanks for mentioning my picture, James.

Thanks for mentioning my picture, James.
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 06-30-2018
Replies: 86
Views: 4,092
Posted By Bike Tourist
Roger, rereading my original post, it seems a...

Roger, rereading my original post, it seems a little harsh, which wasn't intended. I take your point about monitors. I've seen your body of work and it's a good one.

I think sometimes these forums...
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 06-30-2018
Replies: 86
Views: 4,092
Posted By Bike Tourist
I have no problem with the link. It's not like...

I have no problem with the link. It's not like I'm going to rush to buy a print. I also enjoy the creativity of Roger and others who think up novel themes. No one has talked about the images...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 06-20-2018
Replies: 12
Views: 793
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, Tony. It's good to have a true RF...

Thank you, Tony. It's good to have a true RF again.
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 06-14-2018
Replies: 25
Views: 1,694
Posted By Bike Tourist
Did your M arrive? What do think about it?

Did your M arrive? What do think about it?
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 06-14-2018
Replies: 74
Views: 4,165
Posted By Bike Tourist
Don't talk to me about an M10. I struggled to get...

Don't talk to me about an M10. I struggled to get the M (262) and I'm happy.
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 06-08-2018
Replies: 824
Views: 84,158
Posted By Bike Tourist
Let me lay to rest the myth that the only Leica...

Let me lay to rest the myth that the only Leica buyers are rich dilettantes looking to impress.

I have never forgotten my first Leica experience. I was stationed in Germany with the army, a...
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 06-08-2018
Replies: 25
Views: 1,694
Posted By Bike Tourist
You'll love it, I'm sure. I just got mine last...

You'll love it, I'm sure. I just got mine last week and haven't touched my D810 since! After the newness wears off I'll see if I want to jettison the Nikon stuff and go the "one camera, one lens"...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 06-06-2018
Replies: 81
Views: 3,369
Posted By Bike Tourist
I've had one for ten or fifteen years. It seemed...

I've had one for ten or fifteen years. It seemed like a good idea at the time of purchase but I've never used it.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 06-03-2018
Replies: 1
Views: 296
Posted By Bike Tourist
test

sorry disregard
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 06-02-2018
Replies: 33
Views: 2,138
Posted By Bike Tourist
. . . Getting to know you, getting to know all...

. . . Getting to know you, getting to know all about you . . . .

Very interesting. The red/magenta thing has gone away and not reappeared in 100 frames. Nice to know about the f-stop "estimation" so...
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 06-02-2018
Replies: 33
Views: 2,138
Posted By Bike Tourist
Yep, I think it was/is a lens issue. The splotch,...

Yep, I think it was/is a lens issue. The splotch, was actually magenta with feathered edges. It occurred in four consecutive shots under different conditions. I don't think aperture setting made any...
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 06-02-2018
Replies: 33
Views: 2,138
Posted By Bike Tourist
Just noticed — The red spot appears on several...

Just noticed — The red spot appears on several frames with the lens opened up all the way. But it does not appear in frames shot at f8. I'll have to do more experimenting.
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 06-02-2018
Replies: 33
Views: 2,138
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thanks for sharing your knowledge. That's what I...

Thanks for sharing your knowledge. That's what I needed to know.

A few backyard shots, both JPG and DNG, were unimpressive (compared to the D810) but I'm sure I've got a long ways to go to wring the...
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 06-01-2018
Replies: 33
Views: 2,138
Posted By Bike Tourist
It came! Busy putting things together and...

It came! Busy putting things together and charging battery. The eyepiece didn't want to unscrew so screwed the diopter right into the eyepiece. Is this correct or am I supposed to remove the existing...
Forum: Help / Feedback forum 06-01-2018
Replies: 2
Views: 527
Posted By Bike Tourist
Well, that was easy! Thank you, Robert. I guess...

Well, that was easy! Thank you, Robert. I guess I'm one of those blind photographers.
Forum: Help / Feedback forum 06-01-2018
Replies: 2
Views: 527
Posted By Bike Tourist
How to Delete gallery Image

I mistakenly uploaded an identical picture to one that was already in the gallery. I can't seem to find a way to edit it out or delete it. Surely, there is a way?
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 05-31-2018
Replies: 21
Views: 851
Posted By Bike Tourist
Given the economies of scale, I suppose the...

Given the economies of scale, I suppose the manufacturers cram as many features into their cameras as they can . . . because they can. And the fear that a buyer might reject buying their product...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 05-30-2018
Replies: 601
Views: 51,403
Posted By Bike Tourist
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/galler...

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/3829/U3829I1510141395.SEQ.0.jpg
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 05-29-2018
Replies: 7
Views: 1,391
Posted By Bike Tourist
Update: I finally bit after eight months! I would...

Update: I finally bit after eight months! I would say that is long enough to consider it. I also received some concessions from the seller, substituting some items for one in the bundle I would never...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 05-29-2018
Replies: 21
Views: 824
Posted By Bike Tourist
Robert, thank you for the mention.

Robert, thank you for the mention.
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 05-29-2018
Replies: 205
Views: 27,483
Posted By Bike Tourist
Well, in the old days I bought a new M3 in...

Well, in the old days I bought a new M3 in Germany in 1959. In the 90s I bought a new M6. Not so much these days since the advent of digital, but that's about to change.


Coming this Friday, a new M...
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 05-27-2018
Replies: 33
Views: 2,138
Posted By Bike Tourist
Well, I know you're all in breathless suspense,...

Well, I know you're all in breathless suspense, wondering what I finally decided. Just to put it at rest so that you can enjoy the remainder of your long weekend, I opted for the (new as opposed to...
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 05-27-2018
Replies: 33
Views: 2,138
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you all for sharing your perspectives.

Thank you all for sharing your perspectives.
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 05-26-2018
Replies: 33
Views: 2,138
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thanks for your input, everybody. It helps. No...

Thanks for your input, everybody. It helps. No decision yet.
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 05-26-2018
Replies: 33
Views: 2,138
Posted By Bike Tourist
Type 240 or 262?

I'm having one of my occasional fits of nostalgia. I came across a web site advertising a used Type 240 and a used Type 262, in ostensibly equal condition, for the same price. My initial response...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 05-17-2018
Replies: 22
Views: 983
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, Tony.

Thank you, Tony.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 05-09-2018
Replies: 13
Views: 858
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thanks for the sentiment!

Thanks for the sentiment!
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 05-09-2018
Replies: 13
Views: 858
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thanks for the nod, James.

Thanks for the nod, James.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 05-02-2018
Replies: 15
Views: 1,037
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, Klaus and Steve!

Thank you, Klaus and Steve!
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 04-22-2018
Replies: 18
Views: 862
Posted By Bike Tourist
Tony, I had a 356 once and let it slip away. Like...

Tony, I had a 356 once and let it slip away. Like many things.
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 04-20-2018
Replies: 42
Views: 2,192
Posted By Bike Tourist
Or, speeding by a promising scene in your car...

Or, speeding by a promising scene in your car because you were in a hurry to get to your destination. Then, damn! Why didn't I stop to get that? It'll never be the same again.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 04-17-2018
Replies: 48
Views: 3,306
Posted By Bike Tourist
Nice series, Kostya. Somewhere I'll probably...

Nice series, Kostya. Somewhere I'll probably never visit.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 04-13-2018
Replies: 21
Views: 951
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you for the mention, Tony.

Thank you for the mention, Tony.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 03-23-2018
Replies: 21
Views: 1,111
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thanks, Tony, I thought he was a great subject.

Thanks, Tony, I thought he was a great subject.
Forum: RFF News 03-22-2018
Replies: 85
Views: 6,850
Posted By Bike Tourist
Must be off line, can't get the site at all.

Must be off line, can't get the site at all.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 03-16-2018
Replies: 27
Views: 1,176
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, Tony. And thanks for pointing out so...

Thank you, Tony. And thanks for pointing out so many other worthy shots!
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 03-07-2018
Replies: 16
Views: 919
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thanks Marc and Klaus.

Thanks Marc and Klaus.
Forum: Photography General Interest 02-16-2018
Replies: 218
Views: 6,882
Posted By Bike Tourist
Robert, you contribute a lot to this forum. I...

Robert, you contribute a lot to this forum. I should follow your example, but you're a tough act to follow!
Forum: Photography General Interest 02-12-2018
Replies: 218
Views: 6,882
Posted By Bike Tourist
Duplication. Didn't see how to delete.

Duplication. Didn't see how to delete.
Forum: Photography General Interest 02-12-2018
Replies: 218
Views: 6,882
Posted By Bike Tourist
Local camera clubs have gone the way of the dodo,...

Local camera clubs have gone the way of the dodo, just as most local clubs of any kind have suffered with the rise and domination of the internet. I experienced the last founderings of my local club...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 01-23-2018
Replies: 22
Views: 1,178
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, James. Thank you, Tony.

Thank you, James.
Thank you, Tony.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 01-18-2018
Replies: 25
Views: 1,179
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, Tony.

Thank you, Tony.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 12-29-2017
Replies: 219
Views: 51,008
Posted By Bike Tourist
I've had mine a couple of years now. It's great...

I've had mine a couple of years now. It's great for my purposes but I don't manual focus at my...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 12-19-2017
Replies: 32
Views: 1,378
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, icebear.

Thank you, icebear.
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 12-08-2017
Replies: 56
Views: 2,950
Posted By Bike Tourist
A stock image of mine was used on both billboards...

A stock image of mine was used on both billboards and on the sides of buses. It is 6 mp.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 11-15-2017
Replies: 31
Views: 1,449
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, Tony, for the mention.

Thank you, Tony, for the mention.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 11-15-2017
Replies: 31
Views: 1,449
Posted By Bike Tourist
kingjon, thanks for the nod.

kingjon, thanks for the nod.
Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 11-09-2017
Replies: 26
Views: 2,648
Posted By Bike Tourist
Nice little camera. Very well-built. I couldn't...

Nice little camera. Very well-built. I couldn't accept 28mm as an only option, the IQ was not nearly the equal of the output from my Nikons, especially in view of the price. My nostalgia for Leica...
Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 11-07-2017
Replies: 26
Views: 2,648
Posted By Bike Tourist
Well, it arrived yesterday. The ensuing hours...

Well, it arrived yesterday. The ensuing hours have been devoted to charging the battery, making menu choices and taking a few pictures around the house at night. It's already obvious that the Q...
Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 11-01-2017
Replies: 26
Views: 2,648
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, Robert!

Thank you, Robert!
Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 11-01-2017
Replies: 26
Views: 2,648
Posted By Bike Tourist
Good to know,Tony.

Good to know,Tony.
Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 11-01-2017
Replies: 26
Views: 2,648
Posted By Bike Tourist
I agree, Andy. I'd settle for a 35mm lens but...

I agree, Andy. I'd settle for a 35mm lens but I'll live and learn with the 28mm.
Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 11-01-2017
Replies: 26
Views: 2,648
Posted By Bike Tourist
No Sales Resistance

When was the Q released? No matter. Ever since I have been looking at reviews, You Tube videos and forums like this one. Here, at last, was an almost affordable Leica that seemed to embody everything...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 10-31-2017
Replies: 21
Views: 1,210
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, Tony, my fellow 81-year-old and Monk...

Thank you, Tony, my fellow 81-year-old and Monk appreciater.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 10-19-2017
Replies: 36
Views: 1,614
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thanks, Robert Blu, very much appreciated.

Thanks, Robert Blu, very much appreciated.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 10-17-2017
Replies: 36
Views: 1,614
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, Ko.Fe. for the mention.

Thank you, Ko.Fe. for the mention.
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 10-03-2017
Replies: 24
Views: 2,347
Posted By Bike Tourist
Back in the late fifties, early sixties, I was a...

Back in the late fifties, early sixties, I was a photographer with the 34th Infantry in Augsburg, Germany. I was furnished a 4x5 Busch Pressman and a Rollei and told not to use 35mm because of poor...
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-02-2017
Replies: 70
Views: 3,298
Posted By Bike Tourist
I was due for discharge from the army in Germany...

I was due for discharge from the army in Germany in spring of 1962. They were offering us big bonuses if we would re-up and go to Vietnam as "advisors". I don't know of anyone who took them up on the...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 09-30-2017
Replies: 19
Views: 1,218
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you Ko.Fe. and Tony.

Thank you Ko.Fe. and Tony.
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 09-27-2017
Replies: 7
Views: 1,391
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thanks, everybody, for your input.

Thanks, everybody, for your input.
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 09-25-2017
Replies: 7
Views: 1,391
Posted By Bike Tourist
is this a good deal?

There seems to be a promotion on now, ending the end of the month, offering an M (262) + 50/2.4 + flash + bag for $5995. This might be as close as I would get to owning a digital M. I contacted B&H...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 09-21-2017
Replies: 13
Views: 1,046
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you for your comment, Tony.

Thank you for your comment, Tony.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 09-12-2017
Replies: 12
Views: 1,050
Posted By Bike Tourist
I have the two-ring later model D. It's the...

I have the two-ring later model D. It's the sharpest lens in my quiver.
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 08-31-2017
Replies: 183
Views: 27,077
Posted By Bike Tourist
When I got off the army troop ship in Germany, in...

When I got off the army troop ship in Germany, in 1959, some PFC in personnel asked me how I'd like to be in PIO. I said fine since, whatever it was was bound to be better than the combat engineers....
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 06-29-2017
Replies: 21
Views: 1,919
Posted By Bike Tourist
Since all art is unequivically subjective,...

Since all art is unequivically subjective, improvement can only be measured by the artist's intent. Did she acheive more or less of the objective? Did his circumstances change so that different...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 05-11-2017
Replies: 18
Views: 1,439
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, Tony.

Thank you, Tony.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 05-03-2017
Replies: 28
Views: 1,780
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thanks, Tony. Looks like you're into color this...

Thanks, Tony. Looks like you're into color this week. Ha.
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 04-20-2017
Replies: 157
Views: 28,860
Posted By Bike Tourist
Nikon Df + 35/2 D lens.

Nikon Df + 35/2 D lens.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 04-13-2017
Replies: 27
Views: 2,200
Posted By Bike Tourist
MV72, thanks for the mention.

MV72, thanks for the mention.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 04-12-2017
Replies: 27
Views: 2,200
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thank you, Tony, for the mention.

Thank you, Tony, for the mention.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 04-06-2017
Replies: 43
Views: 2,301
Posted By Bike Tourist
Appreciate it, icebear.

Appreciate it, icebear.
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-04-2017
Replies: 8,878
Views: 866,305
Posted By Bike Tourist
Funny, how you never appreciate someone or...

Funny, how you never appreciate someone or something until it's gone. I let my Df get away because I figured it to be too expensive while doing nothing my D610 couldn't do. I instantly regretted...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 03-31-2017
Replies: 42
Views: 2,586
Posted By Bike Tourist
I was seduced by zooms early on when I switched...

I was seduced by zooms early on when I switched from Leica to Nikon. Now that I do very little pro work I have begun to think I have the freedom to just use primes. For the past six months I've kept...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 02-28-2017
Replies: 65
Views: 5,981
Posted By Bike Tourist
Absolutely correct. In Texas they probably...

Absolutely correct. In Texas they probably pronounce Porsche as "Porch" instead of "Porsh-eh".
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 01-24-2017
Replies: 48
Views: 2,683
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thanks, Tony. I tell people I ran out of rocks!

Thanks, Tony. I tell people I ran out of rocks!
Forum: Fuji X Series 08-15-2016
Replies: 3
Views: 1,403
Posted By Bike Tourist
Thanks, Adam. About as I thought. Nikon usually...

Thanks, Adam.

About as I thought. Nikon usually only goes to +1 or +2 also, but you can still fit a supplementary diopter to the eyepiece which gives you a big range. Fuji has written me off for...
Forum: Fuji X Series 08-14-2016
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Posted By Bike Tourist
I guess nobody knows. Or cares. Any XP2 owner...

I guess nobody knows.

Or cares.

Any XP2 owner care to try unscrewing the eyepiece? Don't break anything!
Forum: Fuji X Series 08-12-2016
Replies: 3
Views: 1,403
Posted By Bike Tourist
X-Pro2 Viewfinder Diopter

It appears that, as usual, Fuji's XP2 viewfinder doesn't adjust far enough on the plus side. I wonder if the eyepeice screws out so that the XP1's round diopters can be placed?

There's nothing in...
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