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Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 02-21-2013
Replies: 372
Views: 99,546
Posted By Larky
I'm amazed at the rise in prices of film,...

I'm amazed at the rise in prices of film, 7DayShop used to have amazing deals, now it's crazy expensive. I'm looking for slide film.
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 01-31-2013
Replies: 9
Views: 1,342
Posted By Larky
Nice link, I like his stuff, I like how...

Nice link, I like his stuff, I like how personable he is.
Forum: Photography General Interest 02-17-2010
Replies: 324
Views: 27,351
Posted By Larky
Hi all. Been a while, it shows in the pics. But...

Hi all.

Been a while, it shows in the pics. But here are...
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 11-22-2009
Replies: 79
Views: 8,315
Posted By Larky
Remember the iMac has a better GPU, which for...

Remember the iMac has a better GPU, which for Photoshop work, Lightroom work or Aperture work will really improve things. The iMac also has the faster HDD.
Forum: Travel 08-15-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 976
Posted By Larky
Hello. Well, how close you get depends how lucky...

Hello.

Well, how close you get depends how lucky you are. Or, how unlucky you are! I'd be shooting them and the tornado, as well as the damage in tows etc if any is caused. I think it's going to...
Forum: Travel 08-02-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 976
Posted By Larky
Tornado Chasing

Hello.

OK, now I have a job and am able to save a little (little meaning not much at all, overdraft to pay off first) I'm looking at doing something extreme. Some of you may know I want to shoot...
Forum: Photography General Interest 07-16-2009
Replies: 200
Views: 55,254
Posted By Larky
That makes it all seem more creepy to me. :) ...

That makes it all seem more creepy to me. :) People walking around craving something they are scared of, so they decide to shoot pictures secretly so they can do what with them later? You've filled...
Forum: Digital Printers / Inks / Papers etc 07-15-2009
Replies: 8
Views: 1,633
Posted By Larky
Many of them will be black and white. Do you...

Many of them will be black and white. Do you know of any good printers? Also, what is the qaulity of Photobox like?
Forum: Digital Printers / Inks / Papers etc 07-15-2009
Replies: 8
Views: 1,633
Posted By Larky
Print, or not - hmmm.

Hello.

I've decided I want to start to print the vast majority of my pictures, nothing as big as 10x8, not yet, but maybe 6x7. I don't want and cannot afford yet a large HP, Canon or Epson. I am...
Forum: Photo Software 07-15-2009
Replies: 29
Views: 4,426
Posted By Larky
Going back to the thread's initial question, LR...

Going back to the thread's initial question, LR and PS are different tools. LR is really a cataloguing tool with the ability to do picture wide alterations, and limited local fixes. Photoshop is...
Forum: Photo Software 07-13-2009
Replies: 3
Views: 1,157
Posted By Larky
Oh yeah, I forgot about Picassa. :) Cheers for...

Oh yeah, I forgot about Picassa. :) Cheers for the ideas, they will work perfectly.
Forum: Photo Software 07-13-2009
Replies: 3
Views: 1,157
Posted By Larky
RAW Photo Viewer - Simple

Hello.

I'm going away for a week soon, and I'll be taking my PC based laptop to store my piccies on. I'd like a simple, cheap RAW viewer. I wont edit, I just want to transfer the files and check...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 07-11-2009
Replies: 221
Views: 17,081
Posted By Larky
Personally I love this idea. :)

Personally I love this idea. :)
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 07-11-2009
Replies: 221
Views: 17,081
Posted By Larky
Personally I hope loads more people take up...

Personally I hope loads more people take up photography, loads more people buy those fake huge ugly 'pro' cameras, and loads more people demand hosting and sharing and book making stuff. Then, it...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 07-09-2009
Replies: 12
Views: 2,622
Posted By Larky
Ooh, that bike is stunning. And the first...

Ooh, that bike is stunning. And the first deliver van. I was born 60 years too late I think.
Forum: Travel 07-06-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 1,493
Posted By Larky
Oh man it makes me really want to go again now. ...

Oh man it makes me really want to go again now. Hmm, must find a way.
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 07-05-2009
Replies: 158
Views: 11,992
Posted By Larky
I had another play with one today, and came away...

I had another play with one today, and came away with the same conclusions I had the first time. This is just an expensive point and shoot with an ability to swap lenses which will attract a lot of...
Forum: Photography General Interest 07-05-2009
Replies: 35
Views: 2,743
Posted By Larky
I guess it may be a good idea to just do...

I guess it may be a good idea to just do everything! Have a flickr pro site for hosting, post stuff to my blog from there (although as MartinL pointed out, my blog isn't really a photo only place),...
Forum: Travel 07-05-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 1,493
Posted By Larky
Oh well, the trip has been cancelled. Guess I'll...

Oh well, the trip has been cancelled. Guess I'll have to put up with somewhere more local. At least I don't have to sit on a plane for 20 something hours. :)
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 07-02-2009
Replies: 48
Views: 3,878
Posted By Larky
:eek: I'm buying as many rolls as I can then. ...

:eek:

I'm buying as many rolls as I can then. My favourite film.
Forum: Travel 07-02-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 1,493
Posted By Larky
Ahh, well spotted. Yes, the land of the bouncy...

Ahh, well spotted. Yes, the land of the bouncy rat. Heading to Scotland in two weeks for a couple of days though. :)
Forum: Travel 07-02-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 1,493
Posted By Larky
Going to Perth.

Hello.

So I'm going to Perth in September for three weeks, and obviously I want to shoot thousands of incredible pictures! :) Do any Perth people know what the weather will be doing then, can...
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 07-01-2009
Replies: 158
Views: 11,992
Posted By Larky
I've posted another thread regarding this, but...

I've posted another thread regarding this, but after testing one today I was a tad disappointed. The focus was slow and the controls for manual seemed to awkward, too many little buttons and not...
Forum: Photography General Interest 07-01-2009
Replies: 35
Views: 2,743
Posted By Larky
flickr, SmugMug etc?

Hello.

I've decided to move fully over to flickr pro or SmugMug, or one of the other ones, instead of hosting my pictures on my hosted space, and I'm wondering which one to go for. I currently have...
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 07-01-2009
Replies: 5
Views: 3,533
Posted By Larky
Olympus Pen EP-1 - I've been playing with it.

Hello.

Well, I had the chance to have a play with the new Oly EP-1, with both the zoom and the pancake mounted. Sadly I was not allowed to use my own card to keep the pictures, I wanted to post the...
Forum: Off Topic 06-25-2009
Replies: 2
Views: 482
Posted By Larky
I've had this happen a fair few times, so now I...

I've had this happen a fair few times, so now I happily sacrifice a couple of shots to make sure the film is loaded properly.
Forum: Photography General Interest 06-25-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 1,708
Posted By Larky
Sad to know that none of the cameras made it...

Sad to know that none of the cameras made it back. All the spacewalks ended up with lost cameras, and the blads got left on the moon. :(
Forum: Zeiss Contax 06-25-2009
Replies: 6
Views: 1,072
Posted By Larky
I love my G1, I adore it. It's well built, I've...

I love my G1, I adore it. It's well built, I've never had any issues, it's quick, it looks good, and the glass on the front is arguably some of the best you can get.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 06-24-2009
Replies: 25
Views: 2,110
Posted By Larky
People buy that stuff? Or, to put it another...

People buy that stuff? Or, to put it another way, people write that stuff?

Crazy *******s.
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 06-24-2009
Replies: 24
Views: 2,744
Posted By Larky
My workflow depends, but it normally starts with...

My workflow depends, but it normally starts with either a conversion in Aperture followed by exporting to Photoshop, or working with Silver Efex. I tend to normally go into Photoshop to adjust eyes...
Forum: Photography General Interest 06-23-2009
Replies: 30
Views: 2,667
Posted By Larky
For me the RF is about being small, quiet and...

For me the RF is about being small, quiet and quick. The view doesn't really help me, in fact I prefer looking through my D200 to any of my RF's. But the D200 shouts at people, my RF's are stealthy...
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-22-2009
Replies: 158
Views: 11,992
Posted By Larky
Is he a talented photographer? - He's not too...

Is he a talented photographer? - He's not too bad, better than the average photo forum poster. On a apr with us lot I'd say.
Have you seen his work? - Yes.
What kind of photographs does he take? -...
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-22-2009
Replies: 158
Views: 11,992
Posted By Larky
I've just had a chat with a guy who's tested one,...

I've just had a chat with a guy who's tested one, works for the London Camera Exchange. He said it's sad, but it's a fairly slow camera to use. By no means as quick as a DSLR, even a medium to...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 06-22-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 1,535
Posted By Larky
"Think of all the artists who have explored...

"Think of all the artists who have explored themselves both internally and externally"

They explore themselves internally? With a bendy camera thing or squatting over a mirror?

Oh dear, I may have...
Forum: Photography General Interest 06-20-2009
Replies: 1
Views: 823
Posted By Larky
Found it, Silver Print in Southwark.

Found it, Silver Print in Southwark.
Forum: Photography General Interest 06-20-2009
Replies: 1
Views: 823
Posted By Larky
Rodinal in London

Hello.

I have lost track of the shop in London where I buy my chemicals and film, it's in London down a little side street. It has a huge bellows camera in it. I can't even remember which tube...
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-19-2009
Replies: 158
Views: 11,992
Posted By Larky
I'm getting one. :)

I'm getting one. :)
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-19-2009
Replies: 158
Views: 11,992
Posted By Larky
I really want to test one, desperate to know...

I really want to test one, desperate to know about shutter lag. I'd happily sell my other gear for this as it seems to fit with everything I want. Actually I just lied, I'd always keep my Contax G1...
Forum: Photography General Interest 06-19-2009
Replies: 10
Views: 1,322
Posted By Larky
I've decided I want to be stopped and searched,...

I've decided I want to be stopped and searched, they'll find nothing, I'll sue for assault and buy the M8. :)
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 06-19-2009
Replies: 63
Views: 4,175
Posted By Larky
"Give Me Money" "Pay Me Lots" "Why so...

"Give Me Money"

"Pay Me Lots"

"Why so ugly?"

My business cards are full frame pictures, name and contact details on the back. Nothing fancy, and they work a treat. :)
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-18-2009
Replies: 158
Views: 11,992
Posted By Larky
I'm glad it has no EVF, as my opinion of them is...

I'm glad it has no EVF, as my opinion of them is that they are dreadful. I'm happy to have the OVF sat on top. Each to our own though I guess.

I just wish they'd make an all black one. I wont buy...
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-18-2009
Replies: 158
Views: 11,992
Posted By Larky
I heard the autofocus was good, is it not? I'll...

I heard the autofocus was good, is it not? I'll have to change my vote if it's poor.
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-17-2009
Replies: 518
Views: 42,880
Posted By Larky
Carbon Kevlar would be nice, but it still uses a...

Carbon Kevlar would be nice, but it still uses a clear coat which is brittle. I like metal, don't like plastic.
Forum: Photography General Interest 06-17-2009
Replies: 3
Views: 891
Posted By Larky
I've started the process of changing all my...

I've started the process of changing all my online stuff to low res watermarked and digitally signed images. Recent changes in law and probably extra changes means that almost anything online is...
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-17-2009
Replies: 60
Views: 8,426
Posted By Larky
I like the white too, but it will get grubby when...

I like the white too, but it will get grubby when I drool and pore it, so I'll take the black. :) What is a mid level DSLR? Is the D200 mid level, as that has no lag. If it's like that, I'm...
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-17-2009
Replies: 60
Views: 8,426
Posted By Larky
Do we know anything about shutter lag yet, as...

Do we know anything about shutter lag yet, as that is of supreme importance. I mean, what good is a great shot if the person aint in it? If it has no lag, I'll happily use the external VF, in fact...
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-16-2009
Replies: 518
Views: 42,880
Posted By Larky
I like the look of the Pen, but I've started...

I like the look of the Pen, but I've started thinking about how these cameras will look in 40 years. Not as good as the original I bet. They wont work in 40 years obviously, but shelves still need...
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-16-2009
Replies: 60
Views: 8,426
Posted By Larky
Looking forward to testing this, as it does look...

Looking forward to testing this, as it does look exactly like the camera I have been after. Black and silver in that brown case, finder on top. :)
Forum: Off Topic 06-15-2009
Replies: 34
Views: 2,108
Posted By Larky
I agree with noci, Architecture or Civil...

I agree with noci, Architecture or Civil Engineering. Or Physics, if you focus on the fun explosive stuff.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 06-15-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 1,535
Posted By Larky
Self Portraits

Hello.

I've just been looking at another photo forum (I'm a bad bad boy) and some people have started to post self portraits. Whilst some of the pictures are technically ok, I have this real thing...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 06-14-2009
Replies: 48
Views: 4,439
Posted By Larky
I'm on, I'm called fingerpuk.

I'm on, I'm called fingerpuk.
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 06-09-2009
Replies: 33
Views: 4,706
Posted By Larky
Hello. OK, I don't want to sound arrogant or...

Hello.

OK, I don't want to sound arrogant or anything but I do know a fair amount about this, purely in terms of using the damn things for many years for intensive video and large storage work. I...
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-09-2009
Replies: 29
Views: 3,591
Posted By Larky
I made no assumption, I stated two paths it could...

I made no assumption, I stated two paths it could take and hoped it wouldn't go the crappy shutter delay one. For example, if they have a mode where it fires even if the focus and exposure is wrong,...
Forum: RFF Polls 06-09-2009
Replies: 62
Views: 7,883
Posted By Larky
I use a hood because it looks god. :) No other...

I use a hood because it looks god. :) No other reason other than it ca also work as a stand when I changing lenses.
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-09-2009
Replies: 29
Views: 3,591
Posted By Larky
Look, as long as it has no shutter delay, it'll...

Look, as long as it has no shutter delay, it'll earn a few goody points. If it's like all other pocket sized digi cams, it'll take the photo when the person has entered the next county, and will...
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-08-2009
Replies: 518
Views: 42,880
Posted By Larky
Personally I can't shoot through the LCD screen,...

Personally I can't shoot through the LCD screen, simply because to me the camera should be glued to my face. I don't care how good the LCD is, it cannot replace the viewfinder for me.
Forum: RFF Polls 06-07-2009
Replies: 50
Views: 4,066
Posted By Larky
29, but I've had to take these test before and...

29, but I've had to take these test before and scored anything from (using this charts numberings) 4 to over 40. So I think it depends on how I could be bothered to think/answer on the day.

I'm not...
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 06-07-2009
Replies: 31
Views: 2,360
Posted By Larky
If it was a Leica for a steal, I'd say get it! ...

If it was a Leica for a steal, I'd say get it! But a Bessa over your girl, go see you girl. And then make sure she doesn't see this thread. :)
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-07-2009
Replies: 518
Views: 42,880
Posted By Larky
It does look a little too plastic for me, I'd...

It does look a little too plastic for me, I'd prefer it in black also, I'm not a fan of fake metal paint. I'd also prefer the shutter release button to be an old school metal nub rather than the...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 06-05-2009
Replies: 154
Views: 12,957
Posted By Larky
Hello. Less is more was exactly how I'd describe...

Hello.

Less is more was exactly how I'd describe it. I used the Polaroid for one shot, the first after they had signed the paperwork, I did it so that I could give them the first shot of their new...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 06-05-2009
Replies: 154
Views: 12,957
Posted By Larky
I would never wear a suit to shoot a wedding...

I would never wear a suit to shoot a wedding again, I was so hot and uncomfortable.

I've started upping the pics to my flickr account, link below. It'll be a few days before they chosen noes are...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 06-04-2009
Replies: 53
Views: 7,808
Posted By Larky
I use it for everything, including strong...

I use it for everything, including strong sunlight. I simply love everything about it, and with 2 hour stand dev in Rodinal, oh boy, the negs are like looking at that Keira Pirate of the Thingy...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 06-04-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 1,292
Posted By Larky
Neopan 1600 is my favorite film, have fun at the...

Neopan 1600 is my favorite film, have fun at the wedding. :)
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 06-04-2009
Replies: 15
Views: 1,273
Posted By Larky
The conversion to B&W was a simple Aperture job,...

The conversion to B&W was a simple Aperture job, I normally do it in Photoshop but didn't for this one. I tend to got for a very contrasty and grainy look when I do B&W, but for a wedding I wanted...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 06-04-2009
Replies: 15
Views: 1,273
Posted By Larky
mm, I guess our monitors are calibrated...

mm, I guess our monitors are calibrated differently. :) It looks nice and warm on mine. Sparrow's versions look blue on mine, are you talking about those?

@sparrow Something about the bottom pic...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 06-04-2009
Replies: 15
Views: 1,273
Posted By Larky
Vanquished the...

Vanquished the bag:

http://img19.imageshack.us/img19/8300/andrea001version2versio.jpg
http://img37.imageshack.us/img37/8300/andrea001version2versio.jpg

Sadly she works too hard, long hours and...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 06-04-2009
Replies: 15
Views: 1,273
Posted By Larky
Bloody hell you were fast, and who is Simon?...

Bloody hell you were fast, and who is Simon? ;)

Good spot on the dodge, I'll remove the evidence (she wasn't being still enough, I threw my shoe at her).
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 06-04-2009
Replies: 15
Views: 1,273
Posted By Larky
Opinion Please :)

Hello.

I've decided to use a recent wedding shoot (you'll be allowed to see the rest of the pictures after the Bride & Groom have :) ) as a way to upgrade my Photoshop skills.

So, opinions please,...
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 06-03-2009
Replies: 54
Views: 7,867
Posted By Larky
That is the coolest thing I've ever seen. I want...

That is the coolest thing I've ever seen. I want it, I'll give you my legs.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 06-03-2009
Replies: 51
Views: 3,589
Posted By Larky
Because they run away from me and if I have a...

Because they run away from me and if I have a picture I can keep them in my closet of souls forever...

And in reality, because I enjoy the sound the shutter makes and I enjoy seeing the results.
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-30-2009
Replies: 13
Views: 1,212
Posted By Larky
I can do without food. I'm desperate to get into...

I can do without food. I'm desperate to get into shooting more 'intense' stuff, the kind of things your family and friends really don't want you doing. I'm trying everything I can think of, I guess...
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 05-30-2009
Replies: 518
Views: 42,880
Posted By Larky
As long as they don't make it out of plastic,...

As long as they don't make it out of plastic, make it too 'new' looking (i.e. rounded plastic) and stick an optical VF on it (mounted to the hot plate, in other words a round piece of glass) it could...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-30-2009
Replies: 89
Views: 6,195
Posted By Larky
I wanna do this one Leica one lens thing, if I...

I wanna do this one Leica one lens thing, if I can find a cheap setup I'll go for it. I'm tempted to sell some gear to pay for the Leica, but don't have anything I'm ready to get rid of. Maybe the...
Forum: RFF Polls 05-29-2009
Replies: 188
Views: 34,037
Posted By Larky
Anything above 90mm I don't like or trust. Like...

Anything above 90mm I don't like or trust. Like Mushrooms, what are those frilly bits?
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-29-2009
Replies: 18
Views: 2,362
Posted By Larky
Gret vids, he handles his negs with the same...

Gret vids, he handles his negs with the same carelessness as I do, although of course he didn't have Photoshop to remove the scratches and other marks afterwards. :) I gotta get me a Leica. :)
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 05-27-2009
Replies: 32
Views: 3,780
Posted By Larky
Massive Dev Chart Usage

Hello.

The Massive Dev Chart is indeed massive, it has so many combinations it's quite scary. But how many of those combinations do we think actually get used? I always shoot Fuji or Adox and soup...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 05-25-2009
Replies: 111
Views: 7,468
Posted By Larky
I find the D200 AF to be incredibly accurate and...

I find the D200 AF to be incredibly accurate and fast. Stick it in single mode, centre spot, point at the thing to be in focus, recompose, push button, repeat. I've never had an issue.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 05-18-2009
Replies: 194
Views: 17,810
Posted By Larky
Do you think you will continue with film, or are...

Do you think you will continue with film, or are you on the fence with digital now ?

I will continue but slowly transfer fully over to digital. When a new digi RF comes out which isn't broken in...
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-17-2009
Replies: 27
Views: 2,182
Posted By Larky
I love Aperture Priority, always use it, always. ...

I love Aperture Priority, always use it, always. Love it.
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 05-17-2009
Replies: 35
Views: 4,596
Posted By Larky
What about the 'Never: I'm too lazy and don't...

What about the 'Never: I'm too lazy and don't believe the hype about slide' option? I never bracket, I guess I've always been very lucky.
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 05-17-2009
Replies: 154
Views: 12,957
Posted By Larky
I have no friends, my bad attitude did away with...

I have no friends, my bad attitude did away with them ;)
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 05-17-2009
Replies: 154
Views: 12,957
Posted By Larky
The wedding is tomorrow at 3pm, good job I...

The wedding is tomorrow at 3pm, good job I checked as I thought it was today. I get to the brides hotel at 1pm to shoot her getting ready etc. I'm not nervous now, just going to go with it, but one...
Forum: Off Topic 05-17-2009
Replies: 14
Views: 1,108
Posted By Larky
So is it true we can't say *****? *****. EDIT: ...

So is it true we can't say *****? *****.

EDIT: Wow, that is crazy. Trowel. Combine. Tractor. Bucket. Slag. Tart.
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 05-16-2009
Replies: 154
Views: 12,957
Posted By Larky
Yeah, too late for the new lens. Ah well, the 50...

Yeah, too late for the new lens. Ah well, the 50 will have to do. Taking the Contax G1 with 45 too as I want to shoot some film.
Forum: Olympus RF 05-16-2009
Replies: 18
Views: 2,321
Posted By Larky
I adore my SP, considering taking it to my...

I adore my SP, considering taking it to my wedding gig along with the Nikon.
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-15-2009
Replies: 73
Views: 5,819
Posted By Larky
What a load of crap. The system I mean, not the...

What a load of crap. The system I mean, not the picture. :)
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 05-14-2009
Replies: 154
Views: 12,957
Posted By Larky
So it looks as if it will be raining (possibly...

So it looks as if it will be raining (possibly heavily) on the big day, as if my nerves weren't wobbly enough. :) How much of a difference will rain create, apart from everyone being soggy and...
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 05-14-2009
Replies: 81
Views: 6,334
Posted By Larky
Programming and 3D.

Programming and 3D.
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 05-13-2009
Replies: 154
Views: 12,957
Posted By Larky
Yes, I'm getting nervous. The wedding is in a...

Yes, I'm getting nervous. The wedding is in a couple of days, and between now and then I have about 30 spare minutes. Crazy madness. This flash should be easier than this surely? I've read the...
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-12-2009
Replies: 5
Views: 832
Posted By Larky
Forget the pictures, I've got the neighbors....

Forget the pictures, I've got the neighbors. ;)

Cambridge would be good, although to be honest it's getting really quiet now, the financial screw up seems to have really effected the place. If you...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 05-12-2009
Replies: 154
Views: 12,957
Posted By Larky
Well, the festival sucked and the people were all...

Well, the festival sucked and the people were all ugly and nervous so I left them alone. This means I have no real chance to learn the flash other than shooting random stuff. It's seems much more...
Forum: Off Topic 05-11-2009
Replies: 8
Views: 635
Posted By Larky
Guitar?

Who plays, anyone? If so what style? I've been playing a fair few years, stopped when a Volvo drove over my arm. :) Now playing again, got back into shredding as it's great to practice even though...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 05-08-2009
Replies: 42
Views: 4,627
Posted By Larky
"Not too trivial, it's really not a big deal as...

"Not too trivial, it's really not a big deal as one gets used to the lack of depth perception, etc. I think it might actually help me visualize photos a little easier, since I don't have a feeling of...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 05-08-2009
Replies: 154
Views: 12,957
Posted By Larky
I'm hunting for a fast 35 to borrow, but I think...

I'm hunting for a fast 35 to borrow, but I think the fastest I'll have is the 1.8 50mm. As I'm not allowed to shoot in the church it seems the flash will be for the after party. I have a diffuser...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 05-08-2009
Replies: 154
Views: 12,957
Posted By Larky
The flash arrived, mint condition. Have...

The flash arrived, mint condition. Have batteries loaded, now need to get some time to practice fill flash. Feels so wrong to not shoot available light though.
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-06-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 1,233
Posted By Larky
I'm with you on this, a zero fugly mode.

I'm with you on this, a zero fugly mode.
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-06-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 1,233
Posted By Larky
Crazy. Soon they'll be selling cheap DSLR's with...

Crazy. Soon they'll be selling cheap DSLR's with 'Portrait', 'Landscape' and just to be retro 'Manual' (whatever that means) modes on.
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 05-06-2009
Replies: 42
Views: 4,627
Posted By Larky
Shutter button up, shoot with right eye. I can...

Shutter button up, shoot with right eye. I can do both, but naturally do it this way because I like to have my chicken wing out.
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 05-06-2009
Replies: 154
Views: 12,957
Posted By Larky
Well, I purchased the flash. In the end I got a...

Well, I purchased the flash. In the end I got a near mint one for 172 including shipping, it arrives in a day or two. This weekend will be my first play with it, need to get some batteries.

I...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 05-05-2009
Replies: 22
Views: 2,424
Posted By Larky
To be honest most of that sounds like nonsense. ...

To be honest most of that sounds like nonsense. 2-3 minute wait time, because that's so useful?

No wonder most pros use a DSLR.
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 05-04-2009
Replies: 15
Views: 1,831
Posted By Larky
What a shocking waste of two rather stunning...

What a shocking waste of two rather stunning bodies. :(
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-03-2009
Replies: 5
Views: 832
Posted By Larky
East of England Meet

Hello.

Do we have anyone who'd be interested in a couple of days worth of shooting in and around Cambridge, Norwich, the Broads etc? I'm thinking of waiting for summer to hit properly and then...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 05-03-2009
Replies: 47
Views: 4,497
Posted By Larky
Surely it isn't real, I mean they can't honestly...

Surely it isn't real, I mean they can't honestly shoot like that all the time? I think we should make out own, anyone up for it?
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 05-03-2009
Replies: 47
Views: 4,497
Posted By Larky
I hope I don't look like them when I go shooting....

I hope I don't look like them when I go shooting. They might as well have held a giant banner up and shouted through a PA system.

Like the shot of the Father with his kid though.
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-02-2009
Replies: 43
Views: 2,445
Posted By Larky
I have one, fingerpuk.tumblr.com, but don't...

I have one, fingerpuk.tumblr.com, but don't update it enough. I may get something up later.
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-01-2009
Replies: 129
Views: 9,586
Posted By Larky
Yes I have a flickr, look down.

Yes I have a flickr, look down.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 04-30-2009
Replies: 38
Views: 2,629
Posted By Larky
The other question then is how do you choose what...

The other question then is how do you choose what to show? From my flickr feed I've discovered the pictures I consider to be my best are never the ones that get the most views. A picture that went...
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-28-2009
Replies: 52
Views: 3,499
Posted By Larky
I'd like an OM4ti.

I'd like an OM4ti.
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 04-28-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 2,301
Posted By Larky
Hello. Gross cleanup, at least in the UK, is now...

Hello.

Gross cleanup, at least in the UK, is now incredibly health and safety conscious. Because of the airborne contaminants, blood diseases, strange other stuff I know little about and because we...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 04-28-2009
Replies: 154
Views: 12,957
Posted By Larky
Not sure if it will work with my compact, I'll...

Not sure if it will work with my compact, I'll research that now. Starting to look forward to the day now.
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 04-27-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 2,301
Posted By Larky
Trauma/Crime Scene Clean Up

Hello.

Well, after weeks of hassling various people I managed to get some cleaning companies interested in having me along to document the job. I have two companies which have said yes, but as you...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 04-27-2009
Replies: 154
Views: 12,957
Posted By Larky
I found a 6 month old great condition SB-600 for...

I found a 6 month old great condition SB-600 for 160, still in warranty etc. I managed to get some money together for a flash unit as I need it for stuff beyond the wedding (see thread about to go...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 04-27-2009
Replies: 38
Views: 2,629
Posted By Larky
What percentage do you share?

So, I'm wondering, what percentage of your shots do you post here/to flickr/to your blog etc? I've noticed that I post a tiny percentage of my shots, only the pictures I think have 'something'. My...
Forum: Off Topic 04-26-2009
Replies: 5
Views: 543
Posted By Larky
Vegetarians are neither dead or undead, they are...

Vegetarians are neither dead or undead, they are a breed unto themselves. :)

I have a potential gig photographing crime scene cleanup. They have no bother with me shooting it and they are sure they...
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-26-2009
Replies: 53
Views: 3,404
Posted By Larky
No, no guilt. None at all, well, maybe. I mean...

No, no guilt. None at all, well, maybe. I mean sometimes I think the unused gear is crying when I'm not around. But of course that's silly, I mean a camera can't cry, it has no tear ducts. I...
Forum: Off Topic 04-25-2009
Replies: 5
Views: 543
Posted By Larky
Hello. Well, this is harder than I thought! ...

Hello. Well, this is harder than I thought! I've contacted everyone I can think of, they all are telling me they don't want to have a photographer around. I'm now trying to find a local story that...
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 04-24-2009
Replies: 81
Views: 6,918
Posted By Larky
Frisbee. I really love Frisbee. Watching a film...

Frisbee. I really love Frisbee. Watching a film with my girl of an evening whilst eating a Chicken Stew with chunky big home made croutons. :) Hmmm.
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 04-24-2009
Replies: 154
Views: 12,957
Posted By Larky
I'm not charging, it's a gift. I was feeling...

I'm not charging, it's a gift. I was feeling like it was going to be hell until I heard about the parents, I'm hoping it turns into a right crazy do.
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 04-24-2009
Replies: 0
Views: 732
Posted By Larky
Moved to Aperture

So, I moved to Aperture. I have been using Lightroom for a fair while now, I couldn't remember why so I gave the latest Aperture a go as I own it anyway from a previous job. Man, it's so much...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 04-24-2009
Replies: 154
Views: 12,957
Posted By Larky
And guess what, the mother and father despise...

And guess what, the mother and father despise each other so much I'm not allowed to get them within 50 feet of each other! Apparently last time they did she started a fist fight then started...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 04-24-2009
Replies: 96
Views: 48,534
Posted By Larky
Hey, if you need any help with dev or artwork let...

Hey, if you need any help with dev or artwork let me know.
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 04-24-2009
Replies: 154
Views: 12,957
Posted By Larky
Well, I've been told by the registry office I...

Well, I've been told by the registry office I can't use any kind of flash, I have 2 minutes to shoot by the desk/book after the ceremony and 5 minutes to shoot in the garden ONLY if the party doesn't...
Forum: Zeiss Contax 04-24-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 1,190
Posted By Larky
"Enjoy your G! " Like I'm enjoying...

"Enjoy your G! "

Like I'm enjoying yours!
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 04-24-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 1,236
Posted By Larky
http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3581/3456881610_bef...

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3581/3456881610_befd94dca9.jpg

I love this shot. :)
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 04-23-2009
Replies: 154
Views: 12,957
Posted By Larky
@Kevin: Yep, it seems some people have fried the...

@Kevin: Yep, it seems some people have fried the D200 and 300 by using this gun, so that is no good. I have found an alternative but can't find a supplier. Fun and Games. :)
Forum: Lomo / Diana / Holga / Pinhole / 04-23-2009
Replies: 17
Views: 2,395
Posted By Larky
I have a zero image, it's stunning in every way.

I have a zero image, it's stunning in every way.
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 04-23-2009
Replies: 81
Views: 6,918
Posted By Larky
Riding a motorbike on a warm day. Standing in...

Riding a motorbike on a warm day. Standing in the sun pointing your face at the sky. Gin & Tonic. Wine. New T-Shirts, old jeans.

Edit: My new Grado headphones. Toad in the Hole, BBQ's.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 04-23-2009
Replies: 1
Views: 870
Posted By Larky
Where to buy this?

http://www.metz.de/en/photo-electronics/mecablitz-models/system-flash-units/mecablitz-36-af-4-digital/product-information.html

I think that is the flash unit I need for my D200, the Nikon one is...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 04-23-2009
Replies: 154
Views: 12,957
Posted By Larky
OK, well it appears the only flash I'll have...

OK, well it appears the only flash I'll have available is my Metz which will not work fully auto with my D200, so I think I'll practice using it. I have the flash for the G1 also. I'll bounce the...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 04-23-2009
Replies: 154
Views: 12,957
Posted By Larky
Oh, I like the idea of shooting them with their...

Oh, I like the idea of shooting them with their families, so if/when they do decide they want to strrangle each other your work wasn't in vain. :)
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 04-22-2009
Replies: 154
Views: 12,957
Posted By Larky
Throat lozenges, good idea. I just had a wander...

Throat lozenges, good idea. I just had a wander around town, sadly no lighting gear. Off I go to eBay. I have the flash for the G1 but would like one for the D200.
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 04-22-2009
Replies: 151
Views: 15,917
Posted By Larky
Mine is James Nachtwey, would love his book but...

Mine is James Nachtwey, would love his book but can't find a copy. Then Don McCullin.
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 04-22-2009
Replies: 154
Views: 12,957
Posted By Larky
Wow, some great advice. It's incredible how the...

Wow, some great advice. It's incredible how the advice differs from forum to forum, I wont mention the other forum I go on (not so much now) but they basically told me to forget it, pack my stuff...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 04-21-2009
Replies: 154
Views: 12,957
Posted By Larky
Oh yeah, lighting. Well, that is where I fall...

Oh yeah, lighting. Well, that is where I fall down. I have the Contax G1 flash which I can use, and I have a Metz Mecablitz. I have a few local shops so if you can think of anything I need I'll go...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 04-21-2009
Replies: 154
Views: 12,957
Posted By Larky
Sweet, a properly enthusiastic post about...

Sweet, a properly enthusiastic post about shooting a wedding. :)

I'll mostly be shooting digital, I think I'll take the Ricoh GX-100 too. My thinking is that if I take the 35SP it will slow me down...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 04-21-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 2,635
Posted By Larky
Neopan 1600 is stunning film, and if you stand...

Neopan 1600 is stunning film, and if you stand develop for two hours at 1+100 Rodinal you get greats negs. I love that film.

Of course the other option is turn it into a riot and set light to stuff.
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 04-21-2009
Replies: 154
Views: 12,957
Posted By Larky
Weddings.

Hello.

So, how do you shoot a wedding? I have a wedding to do for a friend, she is fully aware I've not done one before, she is fully aware of my very loose documentary style. She was going to pay...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 04-21-2009
Replies: 1,751
Views: 327,643
Posted By Larky
"are you using actions in ps to get these nice...

"are you using actions in ps to get these nice film colours?
Darrin"

Nope, I just faff with the wiggly lines in Lightroom. I've tried presets but they always seem to harsh.
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 04-21-2009
Replies: 44
Views: 6,146
Posted By Larky
By the way, you can boot from USB with the latest...

By the way, you can boot from USB with the latest Macs.
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 04-21-2009
Replies: 44
Views: 6,146
Posted By Larky
Hello. OK, if you are going to use Lightroom...

Hello.

OK, if you are going to use Lightroom (which I suggest you do) HDD speed can make a fair bit of difference when you don't have too much RAM (which is the first thing to max out). The only...
Forum: Off Topic 04-20-2009
Replies: 5
Views: 543
Posted By Larky
Where to shoot?

Hello.

I'm deciding if I should take a major sideways step in my life. I've been working with computers since I was 12, I know about a dozen computer languages and numerous technologies, and apart...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 04-20-2009
Replies: 1,751
Views: 327,643
Posted By Larky
Ooh, pretty. I like all of them. :) The...

Ooh, pretty. I like all of them. :) The expression on the kids face is great.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 04-20-2009
Replies: 1,751
Views: 327,643
Posted By Larky
All taken on a D200 with either 50mm Nikkor or...

All taken on a D200 with either 50mm Nikkor or 10-20mm...
Forum: Polaroid & Fuji Instax 04-19-2009
Replies: 37
Views: 13,684
Posted By Larky
So if I find a 100, which film would it take?

So if I find a 100, which film would it take?
Forum: Scanners / Scanner Software 04-18-2009
Replies: 1
Views: 853
Posted By Larky
Scanner died.

Well bugger, my neg scanner died. True, it was a cheap nasty piece of shoddy blue plastic but it's all I had and now it's dead and I have about 80 pictures that need urgent scanning.

If anyone sees...
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-18-2009
Replies: 43
Views: 3,468
Posted By Larky
Exactly, that is why they don't like us. Gits.

Exactly, that is why they don't like us. Gits.
Forum: Polaroid & Fuji Instax 04-17-2009
Replies: 37
Views: 13,684
Posted By Larky
I'm looking into a Land Cam too, can't find any...

I'm looking into a Land Cam too, can't find any in the UK though. The ones I've found in the USA are the lesser models, and I'm a snob, so that just won't do (stamps feet).

I may just get a large...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 04-17-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 977
Posted By Larky
Hmm, Peak Imaging do seem quite cheap. I think...

Hmm, Peak Imaging do seem quite cheap. I think I'll give them a go as you get a good discount for multi-film souping.
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-17-2009
Replies: 43
Views: 3,468
Posted By Larky
"The scary thing is some non photographer friends...

"The scary thing is some non photographer friends are beginning to believe the hype of photographers being terrorists and whenever we discuss such issues they usually reply with '' well the police do...
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-17-2009
Replies: 43
Views: 3,468
Posted By Larky
I'm thinking about organising a protest, or event...

I'm thinking about organising a protest, or event of some type. We'd all walk around with tripods with huge cameras on them photographing everything in minute detail.
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 04-17-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 977
Posted By Larky
I live in the UK, and I'm struggling to find a...

I live in the UK, and I'm struggling to find a supplier. I know there is a place in London that is supposed to do it but can't find out who.
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 04-17-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 708
Posted By Larky
Very cool, I'll tell my girlfriend that she's...

Very cool, I'll tell my girlfriend that she's doing her Archiving MA. Off to the envelope shop...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 04-17-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 977
Posted By Larky
Souping Slide Film

Hello.

I have decided to take the plunge and try developing my own slide film, Velvia etc. Now, in reality, how hard is this? I have about 20 rolls I need to get through before they are way out of...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 04-17-2009
Replies: 29
Views: 2,075
Posted By Larky
Get the biggest bag you can as you need to get...

Get the biggest bag you can as you need to get the tank, spool, other things, lid, hands etc inside it. I rip the can off when I get to the end, it comes away really easily. Oh, one thing is always...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 04-17-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 708
Posted By Larky
THAT is how I will store, great idea. :)

THAT is how I will store, great idea. :)
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 04-16-2009
Replies: 29
Views: 2,075
Posted By Larky
Wow, I posted something helpful for once. Yes...

Wow, I posted something helpful for once. Yes :)

Regarding chemicals, I know what you mean. I don't like them so don't clean my house. I developed so much through my teens it gave me dodgy hand...
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-16-2009
Replies: 43
Views: 3,468
Posted By Larky
Police Delete Photos

http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2009/apr/16/police-delete-tourist-photos

This is super crazy madness. I'm sorry, but if I was going to bomb a bus I would not need to take pictures of it for any kind...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 04-16-2009
Replies: 29
Views: 2,075
Posted By Larky
I agree, for the time being C41 will be fine. ...

I agree, for the time being C41 will be fine. However, I'm now going to ignore your request and tell you to try developing your own film. Here's my actual devloping method, just to prove how easy...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 04-16-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 708
Posted By Larky
Ahh, I like the paper idea! I'm off to town in a...

Ahh, I like the paper idea! I'm off to town in a bit I'll look for a nice box to store them in for the time being. I'd have to order over 1000 plastic wallets from 7 Day Shop, two reams of paper...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 04-16-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 708
Posted By Larky
Suggestion, and advice - storage.

Hello.

First let me suggest to all of you who use large changing bags to load film into the tank to make sure it has no creatures living in it. I have just stuck a roll of film onto a spindle with...
Forum: Travel 04-15-2009
Replies: 27
Views: 2,219
Posted By Larky
Wow, that's quite intense.

Wow, that's quite intense.
Forum: Travel 04-14-2009
Replies: 27
Views: 2,219
Posted By Larky
I spent two weeks in Havana last year, it was...

I spent two weeks in Havana last year, it was nothing like I had imagined and nothing like people from the tourist board had told me. I didn't do the tourist holiday, I don't like beaches, so I...
Forum: Cameras in the Movies / TV / Media 04-14-2009
Replies: 5
Views: 3,297
Posted By Larky
I'd like to see this, but like dazedgonebye I'll...

I'd like to see this, but like dazedgonebye I'll no doubt have to wait for a DVD release.
Forum: Polaroid & Fuji Instax 04-13-2009
Replies: 37
Views: 13,684
Posted By Larky
Hello. Yeah, the 636 uses 600. I found some at...

Hello. Yeah, the 636 uses 600. I found some at a Boots store and it's great fun, makes everything look like it's come from the 70's. What is this pack film you speak of?
Forum: Off Topic 04-13-2009
Replies: 1
Views: 478
Posted By Larky
We need a competition.

Does RFF have a competition going? I did look. I think we need one, doesn't need a prize, just something to kick us into action and give us a specific thing to shoot. I'm trying to train myself to...
Forum: Off Topic 04-13-2009
Replies: 2
Views: 474
Posted By Larky
Cheers for that, I managed to get in touch with...

Cheers for that, I managed to get in touch with some people and pretended to be a student so didn't have to pay. Got some crazy facts about Facebook etc. :)
Forum: Photo Books / Mags / Articles / Blogs 04-12-2009
Replies: 30
Views: 3,616
Posted By Larky
I need to put another shout out for War...

I need to put another shout out for War Photographer. It's really changed my goal for where I want to be in five years. It's also managed to properly annoy my girlfriend. :)
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 04-12-2009
Replies: 178
Views: 15,571
Posted By Larky
Hello. Just turned 31 (not happy) and have been...

Hello. Just turned 31 (not happy) and have been shooting film every year of it. Been a serious digital user for about 4 months, I like digital because the quality is great and like film because my...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 04-12-2009
Replies: 57
Views: 4,819
Posted By Larky
Stick with the 90, remember you have the ability...

Stick with the 90, remember you have the ability to move instead of changing lenses. Also, the 90mm will (in my opinion) frame the point of the photograph better, the kiss.

Who cares about the...
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-11-2009
Replies: 27
Views: 2,334
Posted By Larky
I shoot digi for colour and film for B&W for cost...

I shoot digi for colour and film for B&W for cost reasons. I've bought my last film camera (until I can get my always dreamed of Leica), the cost of souping makes it silly, and lets be honest most...
Forum: Lomo / Diana / Holga / Pinhole / 04-09-2009
Replies: 10
Views: 3,706
Posted By Larky
I have a Zero Image Pinhole, it's stunning. I...

I have a Zero Image Pinhole, it's stunning. I love the looks people give you and the ghostly images you capture. I'll post some when I get my scanner working, lost the bloody driver disc and the...
Forum: Polaroid & Fuji Instax 04-09-2009
Replies: 37
Views: 13,684
Posted By Larky
I have a funky rockin' (can you tell I've had...

I have a funky rockin' (can you tell I've had wine?) Polaroid 636. It's about the size of a small car!

Just noticed this has been moved, thanks to the mod. I didn't see the Polaroid bit.

I have...
Forum: Polaroid & Fuji Instax 04-09-2009
Replies: 37
Views: 13,684
Posted By Larky
Polaroid Film at Good Price?

Hello.

So, my mate bought me a Polaroid today, well old school and funky.

So I need film, but can't find any for less than the price of a lung. Is it really 30 for 20 shots? I could buy a slab...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 04-07-2009
Replies: 71
Views: 7,525
Posted By Larky
I quite like it. :) I'd like it more after some...

I quite like it. :) I'd like it more after some heavy use, paint coming away etc.
Forum: Off Topic 04-06-2009
Replies: 2
Views: 474
Posted By Larky
Facts and figures, where?

Hello.

I'm in dire need of technology facts, how many flat screens existed in 2000 compared to now etc. Stuff about how many mobile phones are in use, how many console sales per year etc. I have...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 04-05-2009
Replies: 50
Views: 3,779
Posted By Larky
Well, if it is actually true then I'll be in...

Well, if it is actually true then I'll be in prison for about 9 thousand hundred years for shooting hundreds of Police at the G20 protest. Hope nick grub is better than I've heard.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 04-05-2009
Replies: 61
Views: 5,723
Posted By Larky
I'm not an artist when it comes to taking...

I'm not an artist when it comes to taking pictures with a camera, all I do is run around, stick my lens in the direction of something interesting, and press a button. There is no pre-thinking about...
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-04-2009
Replies: 10
Views: 1,095
Posted By Larky
OK, ta for now. Going to make some alterations...

OK, ta for now. Going to make some alterations and go again.
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-04-2009
Replies: 10
Views: 1,095
Posted By Larky
No, it's great if people prefer the original. ...

No, it's great if people prefer the original. Means I didn't do an arse backwards job in the first place.
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-04-2009
Replies: 10
Views: 1,095
Posted By Larky
Social Experiment

Hello.

If you go here:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/sets/72157616248126749/

you'll find 16 various looks applied to the same shot. I'm interested to see which look people prefer. ...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 02-07-2009
Replies: 10
Views: 1,039
Posted By Larky
Hello. I've just had a nice tax refund come...

Hello. I've just had a nice tax refund come through, so my budget is a little higher. I can go to about £600, maybe a little more, and would like to go digital now. I originally wanted film, but...
Forum: Off Topic 02-06-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 676
Posted By Larky
Is it possible somebody had access to your...

Is it possible somebody had access to your wireless router? It is very possible, and easy, to set filters on what can be accessed. I'm not sure how you'd do it accidentally, but you could filter...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 02-06-2009
Replies: 10
Views: 1,039
Posted By Larky
I do like the idea of a Bessa, have wanted the L...

I do like the idea of a Bessa, have wanted the L with extreme wide lens for a while but can never find them. Although I said film, digital would be ok too as long as it's quick. I have a GX100 but...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 02-05-2009
Replies: 10
Views: 1,039
Posted By Larky
Hello. Sorry, yeah, forgot about that fairly...

Hello.

Sorry, yeah, forgot about that fairly important stuff.

Film, either interchangeable or fixed, not too fussed but of course interchangeable would be best, rangefinder please not too fused...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 02-05-2009
Replies: 10
Views: 1,039
Posted By Larky
Hmm, which to go for?

Hell everyone, it's been a long time since I was active here.

I've been working hard with my job and haven't had chance to do much shooting, although I did get some shots up in a local, and very...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 10-26-2008
Replies: 7
Views: 1,217
Posted By Larky
:) My camera is working perfectly, even though...

:)

My camera is working perfectly, even though due to not knowing how many turns I only got 8 shots from a roll and I need to learn how to focus the thing! But today with no meter and my first...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 10-25-2008
Replies: 7
Views: 1,217
Posted By Larky
Aha! You have to look close. I kept winding, I...

Aha! You have to look close. I kept winding, I am now on number two (Ilford HP5+, I see two 2's) so I guess I went straight past 1. Ahh well, you live and learn. I guess the red is the filter.
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 10-25-2008
Replies: 7
Views: 1,217
Posted By Larky
Hello. Thanks for answering. I wondered what...

Hello.

Thanks for answering. I wondered what the little door was. Mine is red inside though, so I'm assuming I've done something wrong! :)

A.
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 10-25-2008
Replies: 7
Views: 1,217
Posted By Larky
Hello, back and have a new toy.

Hello.

It's been a while since I was here, life commitments etc. I hope all is well.

Today I was hunting for a gift for a friend, when I found an as new Photina Reflex (even the case looks new,...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 05-14-2008
Replies: 0
Views: 581
Posted By Larky
21st March competition.

Hello.

Anyone know what is going on here?

http://www.rangefinderday.net/english.htm

Anyone submit to it, I e-mailed them but have had nothing back.

A.
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 05-14-2008
Replies: 32
Views: 3,676
Posted By Larky
Hell, I used to do this as a job. Worked on many...

Hell, I used to do this as a job. Worked on many calenders featuring a variety of women, we used to collect body parts to replace the dodgy looking pieces. We even had a skin swatch library for...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 05-04-2008
Replies: 5
Views: 3,130
Posted By Larky
Cheapish Frames

Hello. I'm looking to frame up some pictures, but can't afford the 40+ cost of getting it done properly. Does anyone know of anywhere in the UK, or online where I can get dark wood, A3 size frames...
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-13-2008
Replies: 83
Views: 7,642
Posted By Larky
OK, when I said most know only bad teachers maybe...

OK, when I said most know only bad teachers maybe I was biased. I was a test year, had 7 English teachers in one year, 4 Math, 3 Physics. Not to be arrogant, but I ended up telling them how stuff...
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-12-2008
Replies: 83
Views: 7,642
Posted By Larky
Talent can be nurtured through good teaching! ...

Talent can be nurtured through good teaching! Talent can increase by helping to develop a deeper understanding of the subject, which is what a good teacher does. Raw talent can very easily be...
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-12-2008
Replies: 83
Views: 7,642
Posted By Larky
"There are also some pupils who never want to...

"There are also some pupils who never want to learn, or at least, never want to learn certain subjects. All you can do with them is to stop them getting in the way of those who do want to...
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-11-2008
Replies: 83
Views: 7,642
Posted By Larky
Well, I am self taught in terms of 3D skill. I...

Well, I am self taught in terms of 3D skill. I must have imagined the feature films, TV shows, commercials, industrial design pieces I did. Wow, all those years can't of existed.

The word for...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 04-06-2008
Replies: 9
Views: 1,548
Posted By Larky
I could write one for an iPhone if anyone is...

I could write one for an iPhone if anyone is interested, I'm now an official developer (whoo, cheers, go Apple chants, clapping of hands etc).

But, you may have to wait a little while as it would...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 04-03-2008
Replies: 22
Views: 2,242
Posted By Larky
The one with the birds is fantastic, truly a...

The one with the birds is fantastic, truly a great image.
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-03-2008
Replies: 17
Views: 2,077
Posted By Larky
I love the idea, I'd try one out.

I love the idea, I'd try one out.
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