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Forum: Off Topic 07-27-2006
Replies: 38
Views: 3,343
Posted By childers-jk
This is sad!! I really feel for the guy. The...

This is sad!! I really feel for the guy. The neighborhood should have risen up, arrested the cop, and held him until the DA got there. This would put the power back into the hands of the people. ...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 06-29-2006
Replies: 11
Views: 1,106
Posted By childers-jk
Not to go the other way, but when I flew out of...

Not to go the other way, but when I flew out of Milan last year, they wouldn't hand check some fuji 800 that I had. I got a couple of edge spots and some corner fogging. It could have been operator...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 06-29-2006
Replies: 12
Views: 938
Posted By childers-jk
Talking I have to agree with the 28 or 35mm. I took a...

I have to agree with the 28 or 35mm. I took a Bessa R with a J-8 (50mm) to Italy with me last year, and ican't wait to go back with some better wide angle stuff. I got some good shots, but the...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 04-19-2006
Replies: 27
Views: 3,120
Posted By childers-jk
DO IT!!! Although I don't have much time to...

DO IT!!! Although I don't have much time to print right now. My darkroom stuff gets a light stroke every now and then. Don't be ashamed, be proud. I too have tried digital printing, and frankly I...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 04-07-2006
Replies: 20
Views: 2,328
Posted By childers-jk
I don't post much

... but I thought I would add to the list of wonderful ideas.

I have been working on an ongoing project to shoot the old mining towns that are still being lived in today, here in So. California. ...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 04-03-2006
Replies: 16
Views: 1,166
Posted By childers-jk
I love my J-8, Bessa R combo. I am very happy...

I love my J-8, Bessa R combo. I am very happy with the results, but be sure to find a good one.

Jeff C.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 03-31-2006
Replies: 37
Views: 2,234
Posted By childers-jk
I second that!!!

I second that!!!
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 03-07-2006
Replies: 77
Views: 5,140
Posted By childers-jk
Again, cudos to Jorge and Joe, and good luck to...

Again, cudos to Jorge and Joe, and good luck to the new moderators!! This is a fine place to be associated with, and I hope it continues to be a source of information, stimulation, and motivation.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 03-06-2006
Replies: 46
Views: 2,324
Posted By childers-jk
John, This is a great quote, and very...

John,

This is a great quote, and very thoughtfull. I too feel that SLR's tend to draw a person to the next lens, flash, or gadet. Not to say that buying gear for RF's is any less addiciting, I...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 03-01-2006
Replies: 14
Views: 1,410
Posted By childers-jk
Bessa R and J-8. Very popular, and very...

Bessa R and J-8. Very popular, and very satisfactory. I wouldn't hesitate on a Bessa.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 02-13-2006
Replies: 45
Views: 5,203
Posted By childers-jk
I don't have any stories about my cameras,...

I don't have any stories about my cameras, although I would really like to know where my F1 has been!! But some of you might remember my a post about how I aquired my darkroom equipment. I answered...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 02-07-2006
Replies: 11
Views: 1,075
Posted By childers-jk
Vince, Thanks for the great idea!!! I hadn't...

Vince,

Thanks for the great idea!!! I hadn't really thought about selecting a few good ones!

For all of you who suggested scanning, I am seriously considering that option. It will be very easy...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 02-06-2006
Replies: 11
Views: 1,075
Posted By childers-jk
Frank, You and gabrielma are correct in the...

Frank,

You and gabrielma are correct in the responsibility I have. I am probably the only one in my family that is willing to take this project on. I understand scanning, and I have seen a lot of...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 02-06-2006
Replies: 11
Views: 1,075
Posted By childers-jk
A little help

Just a short story for background. I was talking to my mother last night on the phone, and it seems as though the family house (the home of my grandparents) may be up for sale. My grandfather and...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 02-02-2006
Replies: 47
Views: 2,622
Posted By childers-jk
Allan & aterlecki Thanks for the info. I had...

Allan & aterlecki

Thanks for the info. I had heard that the two were almost identical, yet heard also that they react differently with HP5. Not to hijack the thread, but is there any truth to...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 02-01-2006
Replies: 47
Views: 2,622
Posted By childers-jk
Again, very subjective, but I have had really...

Again, very subjective, but I have had really good luck with HP5 in D76 diluted 1+1. But I have been thinking about HC-110 or ID 11. Once I am finished with this batch of 50 rolls, I may try ID 11...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-31-2006
Replies: 40
Views: 4,161
Posted By childers-jk
Because I see more people looking sideways at...

Because I see more people looking sideways at digital. Not only photographers, but the general population.

Bill,

I feel that some companies may start taking this stance with the increase use of...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 01-31-2006
Replies: 31
Views: 1,879
Posted By childers-jk
Just a quick note if you want to buy from someone...

Just a quick note if you want to buy from someone in the US try www.fedka.com. I picked up a really nice black J-8 last year. Selection is spotty, but I think the quality is better than ebay.

Jeff...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-31-2006
Replies: 40
Views: 4,161
Posted By childers-jk
Bill, Don’t you think that a "social...

Bill,

Don’t you think that a "social responsibility” is not that far fetched? I mean doesn’t there have to be some film somewhere? Perhaps Fuji is pointing to a separation of its film business,...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-31-2006
Replies: 27
Views: 1,835
Posted By childers-jk
There are a lot of good comments here, but I...

There are a lot of good comments here, but I thought I would add my amateur note. I have been shooting HP5 for B/W, and NPH for color. I found that you can hardly see the grain on the NPH. If you...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-27-2006
Replies: 27
Views: 1,604
Posted By childers-jk
[QUOTE=taffer]Well, Voigtlander was more than...

[QUOTE=taffer]Well, Voigtlander was more than dead, and now is the true responsible of the RF renaissence we've been having in the last years !

QUOTE]


Here, here. Voigtlander seems to be in this...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 01-27-2006
Replies: 28
Views: 2,094
Posted By childers-jk
Very well said. I feel a real connection with...

Very well said. I feel a real connection with prints done by hand and lot more feeling and pride. I can't wait to get done with work and get in the dark(bath)room.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-27-2006
Replies: 8
Views: 659
Posted By childers-jk
I don't know about old age, but just last weekend...

I don't know about old age, but just last weekend I was shooting in Santa Cruz. I had the Canon F-1 loaded with Reala and the Bessa R with HP5. I was so confused, I forgot which one was 100 and...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 01-27-2006
Replies: 28
Views: 2,094
Posted By childers-jk
I seond peter!! Great post, and I too am...

I seond peter!! Great post, and I too am planning some time this weekend to develope some b/w that I have been needing to get done. When I first did this process at the local adult school I too...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 01-26-2006
Replies: 11
Views: 1,779
Posted By childers-jk
Nice shots!! I am totally enamoured with my Bessa...

Nice shots!! I am totally enamoured with my Bessa R J8 combo. I take it every where and it shoots great. Still waiting for some time to develope my first b/w shot with it though. Keep up the good...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 01-23-2006
Replies: 6
Views: 1,031
Posted By childers-jk
Pete, Thanks for all the shots!!! That is...

Pete,

Thanks for all the shots!!! That is exactly what I was looking to see. Now I can feel more comfortable about buying the case. For some reason I though the case didn't cover the back as well...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 01-20-2006
Replies: 6
Views: 1,031
Posted By childers-jk
I am looking at this same eveready case for my R,...

I am looking at this same eveready case for my R, but I can't seem to find a picture of it anywhere!! Does anyone know where I could see this case in both the full version, and with the top half...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-20-2006
Replies: 16
Views: 1,254
Posted By childers-jk
I agree with rover. When Canon does their final...

I agree with rover. When Canon does their final release I too will buy the last of an era. And my F-1's will be with me until they either fall apart from age, or there is no one to fix them.

Good...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-19-2006
Replies: 70
Views: 4,517
Posted By childers-jk
Old Railroad Bridge over Mojave River. I really...

Old Railroad Bridge over Mojave River. I really liked the fall colors with the dark steel.
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 01-18-2006
Replies: 11
Views: 832
Posted By childers-jk
I totaly agree with Rob. I love my Bessa R and...

I totaly agree with Rob. I love my Bessa R and J-8. It is always near me and ready to go. I too have had a few misfires, but all in all I love the camera. Enjoy yours, and look forward to seeing...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 01-18-2006
Replies: 12
Views: 1,058
Posted By childers-jk
Welcome, and enjoy the Bessa R. This was my...

Welcome, and enjoy the Bessa R. This was my second RF and I really enjoy shooting with it. I hope you get your lens soon, and I must second the purchase of a J-8. This is the combo I shoot with,...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-12-2006
Replies: 16
Views: 1,741
Posted By childers-jk
I have used Fuji NPH and NPZ. Both are very fine...

I have used Fuji NPH and NPZ. Both are very fine films. The NPZ is great for low light and night shots, while the NPH is a great all around color film for me. I have had very little experience...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-12-2006
Replies: 49
Views: 1,850
Posted By childers-jk
I have to say Bill has hit the nail on the head...

I have to say Bill has hit the nail on the head for me. I came to rangefinders simply because I wanted a quality picture w/o all the auto this and auto that!!! I still use a digial, I don't have a...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-11-2006
Replies: 44
Views: 7,592
Posted By childers-jk
Wow!!!! That is something!!!! I look foward to...

Wow!!!! That is something!!!! I look foward to the rules, and many thanks to Jorge and Tony. This is going to be fun!!!
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-06-2006
Replies: 17
Views: 1,089
Posted By childers-jk
I would second what Peter says. If you can see...

I would second what Peter says. If you can see dust, its a collection. :D Unless you are very clean!!! If you have more cameras than you use, say you haven't used one all year, then its a...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-05-2006
Replies: 126
Views: 4,801
Posted By childers-jk
I must agree with Frank. If a thread goes south...

I must agree with Frank. If a thread goes south it should be deleted. I have been in this position before and I felt that deleting the thread was the only answer. It is better to do without...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-05-2006
Replies: 126
Views: 4,801
Posted By childers-jk
I have killed more threads than I have...

I have killed more threads than I have read!!!

Joe, Please put your pants on at least, and I really don't care about your dietary needs.

--- This is the funniest post I have read yet!!
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-04-2006
Replies: 53
Views: 3,200
Posted By childers-jk
I don't see two bodies as excess. I usually...

I don't see two bodies as excess. I usually carry the Bessa R / J-8, and at least one SLR. I wish I had two RF bodies, but now right now. I, too, like the color in one and b/w in the other. You...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-04-2006
Replies: 1
Views: 514
Posted By childers-jk
Field report: Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks

First off let me say thank you to all of you who offered suggestions and ideas for the trip. It was a really great experience, one trip I know we’ll take again.

First off the weather was not the...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 12-22-2005
Replies: 67
Views: 2,344
Posted By childers-jk
Jorge, I too have lived in AZ but up in Prescott...

Jorge,

I too have lived in AZ but up in Prescott and Prescott Valley. I couldn't do the big metropolis of the Lower desert area. But if your only there for a year, it shouldn't be too bad. My...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 12-22-2005
Replies: 6
Views: 871
Posted By childers-jk
Thanks for all the info and encouragement. I...

Thanks for all the info and encouragement. I have a couple of hikes planned that weather permitting will allow us to see more of the winter scapes. I am really hoping for a little snow, but so far...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 12-21-2005
Replies: 25
Views: 1,627
Posted By childers-jk
Welcome Sam, I also have the Bessa R with the...

Welcome Sam,

I also have the Bessa R with the J-8. I love that camera. I don't much care for digital, though I do use it for work and the occasional record session with family. I love the Bessa...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 12-21-2005
Replies: 6
Views: 871
Posted By childers-jk
Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks

Folks,

My wife and I have decided to leave town over the New Years weekend (a 4 dayer), and we decided on Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks. I haven't been to either of these, let alone in the...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 12-21-2005
Replies: 12
Views: 828
Posted By childers-jk
BJ, You are very lucky!! I came very close to...

BJ,

You are very lucky!! I came very close to talking the wife into a Prague trip during the Thanksgiving holiday. Great time to escape, especially when the whole family is being a pain (the...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 10-31-2005
Replies: 10
Views: 630
Posted By childers-jk
I have an older, aged chrome LTM. It doesn't...

I have an older, aged chrome LTM. It doesn't focus real well on the Bessa R that I have, but I haven't played with it in a while. I did notice some errors when I first used it, but the picture was...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 09-27-2005
Replies: 10
Views: 1,777
Posted By childers-jk
Follow Up

I want to thank all of you for your information. And specifically, I wanted to share a short story with you.

I took the information I gained here at RFF and watched *bay and the newspaper. Now I...
Forum: RFF Polls 09-22-2005
Replies: 90
Views: 9,887
Posted By childers-jk
I have always liked my 35. Just a choice. 28...

I have always liked my 35. Just a choice. 28 seems too wide for most of my subjects.
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 09-22-2005
Replies: 10
Views: 1,777
Posted By childers-jk
Thanks for all the advice. I am thinking of...

Thanks for all the advice. I am thinking of putting the enlarger and stuff in a spare bedroom and working in there, then taking the prints to the adjacent bedroom and washing them. On the tray...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 09-22-2005
Replies: 10
Views: 1,777
Posted By childers-jk
Does this look like a good starter kit?

http://cgi.ebay.com/Beseler-67-CS-Enlarger-Nikon-Lens-Complete-Darkroom_W0QQitemZ7546997948QQcategoryZ29985QQssPageNameZWDVWQQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem

I am seriously looking to start my darkroom (finally...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 09-09-2005
Replies: 27
Views: 1,628
Posted By childers-jk
Vince, Hooraahhh!! I enjoyed that time line...

Vince,

Hooraahhh!! I enjoyed that time line very much. And I agree, we do inherite a long line of history. Thanks.

Jeff C.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 09-08-2005
Replies: 33
Views: 1,458
Posted By childers-jk
Bill, I'm a little late on this thread, but I...

Bill,

I'm a little late on this thread, but I agree with your choice. I might add if you have time again. You should try New Mexico in the Fall. You could hit the Ballon Festival, or any number...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 08-26-2005
Replies: 25
Views: 1,993
Posted By childers-jk
I know I'm a little late in responding, but...

I know I'm a little late in responding, but Steph, I would think about what jlw said about a portable building. You should be able to find a small plastic shed for a resonable price, then if you...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 08-24-2005
Replies: 44
Views: 3,087
Posted By childers-jk
I honestly can't find a reason not to like the...

I honestly can't find a reason not to like the Bessa R. I don't find the plastic build all that different from my Cannon F-1. It is a great travel camera, and I just absolutly love it. For the...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 07-15-2005
Replies: 20
Views: 1,346
Posted By childers-jk
Thanks for all of your great words. I really...

Thanks for all of your great words. I really appreciate the support. I have just been trading e-mails with an old friend who is ready to send a lot of work my way. I love proverbs Roger, and one I...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 07-15-2005
Replies: 20
Views: 1,346
Posted By childers-jk
No more GAS - I've been sacked!!

Well, no more GAS for a while :( . I've been laid off from my job :bang: . Which really is good, because now I can concentrate on more photos :D . I am setting up my own business, not photo...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 07-11-2005
Replies: 4
Views: 1,203
Posted By childers-jk
My bad. It was the film ADVANCE lever. Sorry...

My bad. It was the film ADVANCE lever. Sorry about the confusion.
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 07-11-2005
Replies: 10
Views: 2,731
Posted By childers-jk
I like the material and the feel. I don't know...

I like the material and the feel. I don't know about a Lecia, but the Bessa is a great travel camera. The controls are quick and easy. I have the Jupiter 8 and with that and the Bessa R, I have...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 07-11-2005
Replies: 4
Views: 1,203
Posted By childers-jk
BJ, Thanks for the advice. I just got back from...

BJ,

Thanks for the advice. I just got back from a meeting, and was showing a co-worker the probelm, when I accidentaly did just what you said to do. The shutter fell back into place, and was able...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 07-11-2005
Replies: 4
Views: 1,203
Posted By childers-jk
HELP!!!! Bessa R problem

I hope there is an easy fix for this :confused: . I was shooting at a family event this weekend, and after a couple of shots, the rewind lever jamed. I didn't think anything of it, so I put the...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 07-08-2005
Replies: 29
Views: 1,710
Posted By childers-jk
Hoorahh Andy. I love that quote. Jeff C.

Hoorahh Andy. I love that quote.

Jeff C.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 07-08-2005
Replies: 33
Views: 1,773
Posted By childers-jk
For me, IMHO, I agree with kiev4a. I too worked...

For me, IMHO, I agree with kiev4a. I too worked in photojournalism, and was lucky to never have been in situations like the ones describe in this thread. But I did make a mental note to myself when...
Forum: RFF Polls 07-07-2005
Replies: 58
Views: 3,944
Posted By childers-jk
Ps

Chapstick, cell phone, fifty one cents, and my Bessa R either around my neck (actually I like to carry it across instead of around). I sometimes have my F-1 in a bag on my back, but the Bessa is...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 07-07-2005
Replies: 11
Views: 871
Posted By childers-jk
I hope everyone there stays safe. Just heard...

I hope everyone there stays safe. Just heard word this morning on the radio. Be well, and best wishes.

Jeff C.
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 06-27-2005
Replies: 11
Views: 719
Posted By childers-jk
I agree with phototone. Other peoples stuff,...

I agree with phototone. Other peoples stuff, digital. My stuff film. Processing your own B&W and using bulk film is my trail. I do digital for generic work, but for the good stuff, film is my...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 06-27-2005
Replies: 15
Views: 1,484
Posted By childers-jk
Bob, Congrats on a great camera. If you are...

Bob,

Congrats on a great camera. If you are looking for a 50mm, I would suggest the Jupiter 8. I loved the way it handled, and the pics were awsome. As for exposure, I haven't shot B&W thru my R...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 06-20-2005
Replies: 32
Views: 2,837
Posted By childers-jk
I have the Bessa R with a Jupiter 8. I love the...

I have the Bessa R with a Jupiter 8. I love the camera, and it worked very well for me on a recent trip. I would recommend the Bessa R to anyone. I don't have a 35mm lens, so I cannot comment on...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 06-09-2005
Replies: 17
Views: 1,236
Posted By childers-jk
Great photo, great rememberance. My heart felt...

Great photo, great rememberance. My heart felt best wishes to you and your family.

Jeff C.
Forum: FSU Former Soviet Union RF 06-09-2005
Replies: 29
Views: 1,914
Posted By childers-jk
I tried a J-9 with my Bessa R. It worked, but...

I tried a J-9 with my Bessa R. It worked, but was very soft at f/5.6. I would be willing to part with it, as I am using more wide angle stuff. I haven't heard of anyone having problems with the...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 06-08-2005
Replies: 6
Views: 755
Posted By childers-jk
I too went throught this same process, and I went...

I too went throught this same process, and I went with the Bessa R. I picked up a really good J-8, and this is what I took on vacation. I am very pleased with the quality of the pictures, and the R...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 06-08-2005
Replies: 1
Views: 732
Posted By childers-jk
Back from Vacation

I wanted to thank all of you here at RFF. I just returned from Vacation, and I am very pleased with the Bessa R and J-8. The pictures were great!!! I cannot say enough about the quality of the...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 06-03-2005
Replies: 20
Views: 1,248
Posted By childers-jk
Agree with Roman

I agree with Roman. You could start your darkroom setup with say some processing equipment, etc. You could get most of that for 150.

Jeff
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 05-10-2005
Replies: 30
Views: 1,766
Posted By childers-jk
I agree with Frank about excluding record events....

I agree with Frank about excluding record events. I, unfortunately, spend most of my photographic emery on such "record" events. However, there is a time when during those events I have a chance to...
Forum: FSU Former Soviet Union RF 05-05-2005
Replies: 4
Views: 790
Posted By childers-jk
I was tempted at www.fedka.com Jeff

I was tempted at

www.fedka.com


Jeff
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 05-03-2005
Replies: 52
Views: 2,434
Posted By childers-jk
I too am an addict. It is really hard to get...

I too am an addict. It is really hard to get work done. There are so many cool gadgets. All the pretty gadgets.

I am a gadget geek!!!
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 04-26-2005
Replies: 1
Views: 1,016
Posted By childers-jk
Jupiter 11 on Bessa R

I am hoping to acquire a Bessa R and a couple of lenes. I have been seeing a lot of the Jupiter lenes for sale, and was wondering if the 11 will work. I have a line on a Jupiter 8 for this R. Any...
Forum: Canon Leica Screw Mount Film Rangefinders 04-25-2005
Replies: 5
Views: 1,053
Posted By childers-jk
Mark, You are totally correct, and I apologize...

Mark,

You are totally correct, and I apologize for being in such a hurry. As I do most of this stuff at work, it is done rather quickly. You are correct that the lens is f3.5.

Jeff
Forum: Canon Leica Screw Mount Film Rangefinders 04-21-2005
Replies: 5
Views: 1,053
Posted By childers-jk
Mark, All items are Canon.

Mark,

All items are Canon.
Forum: Canon Leica Screw Mount Film Rangefinders 04-21-2005
Replies: 5
Views: 1,053
Posted By childers-jk
Parting with old friends

I am finally ready to part with my SLR collection of Canon goodies. I have collected a few great items, and I know this is a RF forum, but I wanted to offer these to the members here who have been...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 04-20-2005
Replies: 27
Views: 1,682
Posted By childers-jk
This is one great thread!! I enjoy hearing about...

This is one great thread!! I enjoy hearing about how others feel about this topic. So I will drop my 2 cents worth here :).

I really liked HCB's philosophy more than his photography. Perhaps I...
Forum: Yashica RF 04-15-2005
Replies: 22
Views: 1,928
Posted By childers-jk
:D Its here, its here!!!!! It is a little beat...

:D Its here, its here!!!!!

It is a little beat up, and the original battery is still in it!! I will run out and get a new battery at lunch and see if I can get the meter to work. The shutter is...
Forum: Yashica RF 04-14-2005
Replies: 22
Views: 1,928
Posted By childers-jk
I would like to thank all of you for your...

I would like to thank all of you for your feedback!!! :)
Unforturnately I am still waiting for my package (the infamous brown people don't like me) :bang:

So until I do, I will be researching the...
Forum: Yashica RF 04-11-2005
Replies: 22
Views: 1,928
Posted By childers-jk
doug - Thanks for the film lesson. I will give...

doug - Thanks for the film lesson. I will give this a try as soon as I get the camera and some time to shoot! I do remember learning somewhere about over exposing color film, thanks again.

jon - I...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 04-08-2005
Replies: 25
Views: 1,889
Posted By childers-jk
Neither and RF story but humours none the...

Neither and RF story but humours none the less.

I was buying a set of Canon AE-1 Program stuff. I spent a little more than I thought was right, but I got caught up in the fray!! I recieved the...
Forum: Canon Leica Screw Mount Film Rangefinders 04-08-2005
Replies: 7
Views: 616
Posted By childers-jk
Darn it!! Just had to leave it on for a while and...

Darn it!! Just had to leave it on for a while and the indicator light came on!! Never post to quickly.

Jeff

PS Still for sale though.
Forum: Canon Leica Screw Mount Film Rangefinders 04-08-2005
Replies: 7
Views: 616
Posted By childers-jk
I just read this posting, and I thought "I have...

I just read this posting, and I thought "I have an old Canolite D laying around somewhere." I found it, and I don't have a Canon RF so if anyone is interested, I will entertain any offers. I looks...
Forum: Yashica RF 04-08-2005
Replies: 22
Views: 1,928
Posted By childers-jk
Jon / Dirk, thank you both for the...

Jon / Dirk,

thank you both for the information.

Jon, part of the reason I joined RFF was to ask you about your trip to Italy! I really enjoyed those pictures, and I hope to post some when I come...
Forum: Yashica RF 04-07-2005
Replies: 22
Views: 1,928
Posted By childers-jk
Thumbs up New to RF - Going to Italy

;) first let me say "Hello" to everyone and I am glad to be a memeber!! I just bought a Yashica GTN off of Ebay, not knowing a lot about the model itself. The main reason is that I am planning a...
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