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Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-25-2013
Replies: 30
Views: 2,124
Posted By tomasis
forget everything. it is new summarit 50/2.5 that...

forget everything. it is new summarit 50/2.5 that youll get. no regrets. i needed tab and im very happy now. all other lenses are joke unless youre serious, not fondler :)

i replaced summicron from...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 02-23-2013
Replies: 1,432
Views: 480,077
Posted By tomasis
http://25.media.tumblr.com/tumblr_m7lrppmBbZ1rbjhw...

http://25.media.tumblr.com/tumblr_m7lrppmBbZ1rbjhwto1_1280.jpg
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-23-2013
Replies: 2
Views: 658
Posted By tomasis
24mm Elmar 3.8

anybody is using this with filmbody (digital is ok too) ?

I'd like hear how it compares to SuperAngulon 3.4 in rendition, personality. Sort of my lens setup is decided it is 24, 50, 90.

I love SA...
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 02-23-2013
Replies: 10
Views: 859
Posted By tomasis
lenmar.. good to know.. those batteries that I...

lenmar.. good to know..

those batteries that I have are listed on ebay...
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 02-23-2013
Replies: 2
Views: 504
Posted By tomasis
thanks, gb hill...

thanks, gb hill ;)

http://25.media.tumblr.com/tumblr_m7lrywz3cl1rbjhwto1_1280.jpg

http://25.media.tumblr.com/tumblr_m7lrppmBbZ1rbjhwto1_1280.jpg
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 02-23-2013
Replies: 10
Views: 859
Posted By tomasis
i think they are very old! bought those cheap...

i think they are very old! bought those cheap from ebay. The original one seem hold better. I think batteries/camera are over 6-7 years old :D

how often do you replace batteries?

I dont use...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-23-2013
Replies: 7,541
Views: 3,867,709
Posted By tomasis
luv the...

luv the lens.:angel:

http://www.rangefinderforum.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=94753&stc=1&d=1361659938
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 02-23-2013
Replies: 10
Views: 859
Posted By tomasis
replace outworn batteries?

my batteries are horrible, it needed only 1 hour to go through 2-3 batteries in -4 degrees cold.:eek:

any tips for better quality batteries to acquire?
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 02-23-2013
Replies: 30
Views: 4,100
Posted By tomasis
in a heartbeat. though i will miss VF 1.0x MM...

in a heartbeat. though i will miss VF 1.0x

MM with M240 body is much more appealing. Double battery, silent etc.
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 02-23-2013
Replies: 2
Views: 504
Posted By tomasis
hey long time no see

hi all!

I checked when I posted last time here. It was year 2008, 5 years ago.How fast time passed.

I still have RD1 and using though batteries are in catastrophical state :D 3-4 batteries in 2...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 02-23-2013
Replies: 2,120
Views: 395,673
Posted By tomasis
hello all! Long no time here in RFF. what...

hello all! Long no time here in RFF.

what developers do you suggest if I want to push up to ISO 1600-6400? Atm Im reading that LONG thread back here :D
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 02-23-2013
Replies: 10
Views: 1,306
Posted By tomasis
145$, that is very good price. Do you have an...

145$, that is very good price. Do you have an idea if they ship to Europe (Sweden)? If not, do you have any tips how to acquire 400feet cans for 150$ or similar price since Im based in Europe?
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 02-23-2013
Replies: 10
Views: 1,306
Posted By tomasis
Hi Rangefinderfreak! Can you tell me how did...

Hi Rangefinderfreak!

Can you tell me how did you order 400feet cans! Im very interested as I'm from Sweden and what I could see you're from Finland, right?
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-12-2008
Replies: 113
Views: 11,221
Posted By tomasis
so far I know, 99% of Leica is not shares,...

so far I know, 99% of Leica is not shares, stocks. So no worries.

Companies read reports also, not only guys like KM-25 and other "experts".
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 12-12-2008
Replies: 95
Views: 23,748
Posted By tomasis
you know well why Canon is on my black list. It...

you know well why Canon is on my black list. It is unfortunate to see how Canon managed to convert people to nation of zombies.
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 12-12-2008
Replies: 95
Views: 23,748
Posted By tomasis
funny it comes from your mouth :) you who...

funny it comes from your mouth :) you who complain about how expensive leica and Noctilux are.

Roger Hicks say that Leica is luxury.

Who are ghetto people and snobs?

Me who bought M3 and Cron for...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 12-12-2008
Replies: 455
Views: 47,983
Posted By tomasis
like that much. It is the reason that I want...

like that much. It is the reason that I want abandon digital :D post more film pictures when you can.
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 11-18-2008
Replies: 9
Views: 2,009
Posted By tomasis
A wisdom ;)

A wisdom ;)
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 11-09-2008
Replies: 347
Views: 120,474
Posted By tomasis
PL Miller, such interesting technique and...

PL Miller, such interesting technique and images.

I wonder if your Efke is same as Adox CHS 25,50,100? Or former Agfapan, HP5?

I must say Im surprised how clean iso 3200 and 6400 pictures look....
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 11-04-2008
Replies: 21
Views: 2,885
Posted By tomasis
it is a poll of dictators :D

it is a poll of dictators :D
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 11-04-2008
Replies: 25
Views: 2,593
Posted By tomasis
yanidel, i feel the same. when i took blurred...

yanidel, i feel the same. when i took blurred shots, it looked stronger for me. When your brain doesnt register details, just suddenly listen on your feelings when you look at the pic once....
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 11-04-2008
Replies: 16
Views: 2,255
Posted By tomasis
it makes sense to buy a Leica lens lol. suddenly...

it makes sense to buy a Leica lens lol. suddenly it is not overpriced.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-19-2008
Replies: 11
Views: 1,407
Posted By tomasis
If you want this, that and such, buy Canon,...

If you want this, that and such, buy Canon, Nikon.

There are panasonic LC1, GX etc. Digilux 3,4 Canon G10, 5D 40 D 1000D

All sub 2000$..

Forget leica when you want have this and that ... If you...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 09-19-2008
Replies: 11
Views: 1,575
Posted By tomasis
28 elmarit at f8 would be easy to zone focus,...

28 elmarit at f8 would be easy to zone focus, indeed. If the lens has a tab, so you could learn to move the tab instinctively too according to the situation , composition.
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 09-19-2008
Replies: 49
Views: 6,691
Posted By tomasis
good comparison. BMW R 1200GS Adventure makes...

good comparison.

BMW R 1200GS Adventure makes me mouthwatering along with HP2, F800GS, G450X. Im more into dirt than asphalt. But BMW is expensive as hell according to Americans, MC reviewers....
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 09-19-2008
Replies: 124
Views: 11,867
Posted By tomasis
yeah Rodchenko was able to afford Leica too. He...

yeah Rodchenko was able to afford Leica too. He was born in working class famliy and he was a Russian.
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 09-18-2008
Replies: 29
Views: 3,913
Posted By tomasis
it seems so you liked M3 :D

it seems so you liked M3 :D
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-18-2008
Replies: 32
Views: 3,255
Posted By tomasis
I could see brass. I thought it was hard to wear...

I could see brass. I thought it was hard to wear down chrome. I need shot like that often as Winogrand did :D
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 09-18-2008
Replies: 124
Views: 11,867
Posted By tomasis
Ok that was some history. Do you mean leica are...

Ok that was some history. Do you mean leica are not luxurious nowadays?

Talking about history, it is interesting to see how the community evolved during about a century. It shows that we have better...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 09-18-2008
Replies: 136
Views: 16,992
Posted By tomasis
seriously it looks like iso 100 film , I like...

seriously it looks like iso 100 film , I like that. so I would push to 50 000 iso :D
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 09-18-2008
Replies: 136
Views: 16,992
Posted By tomasis
check capture 4 and do some settings and see what...

check capture 4 and do some settings and see what happens.
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 09-18-2008
Replies: 124
Views: 11,867
Posted By tomasis
I cannot believe my eyes that Kevin M is...

I cannot believe my eyes that Kevin M is defending Leica M status?

When Roger said Leica as luxury item, I assume always it is ironic. It is what I want to interpret. It depends on how you want se....
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 09-18-2008
Replies: 263
Views: 54,184
Posted By tomasis
just try avoid exchange lenses too often :D

just try avoid exchange lenses too often :D
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 09-18-2008
Replies: 59
Views: 11,553
Posted By tomasis
Men, vote for women. I did!

Men, vote for women. I did!
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 09-18-2008
Replies: 30
Views: 3,144
Posted By tomasis
Im with you. Im in a need of silent digital...

Im with you. Im in a need of silent digital camera. Im all for M8.2 too. It simply hooked up me with all nice upgrades. Still I will buy an used one instead because I have so intense experience with...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 09-18-2008
Replies: 30
Views: 3,144
Posted By tomasis
what are you doing here? and still falling a...

what are you doing here? and still falling a sexistic remark. I would get the moderator to review your post.
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 09-18-2008
Replies: 136
Views: 16,992
Posted By tomasis
regarding Uwe's examples, better I would see Raw...

regarding Uwe's examples, better I would see Raw differences if they are there.

I also believe leica's decision not to process too much info but rather let us to make raw process ourselves.

cat's...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 09-18-2008
Replies: 136
Views: 16,992
Posted By tomasis
yeah leica claims faster downloading, quicker...

yeah leica claims faster downloading, quicker buffer.

I dont know how it did because I thought buffer is hardware related. Maybe optimizing program algorithms?
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 09-18-2008
Replies: 124
Views: 11,867
Posted By tomasis
As Roger said before, sir Kaufmann has several...

As Roger said before, sir Kaufmann has several hundreds millions Euros. I think he can afford waste little money on his "little" hobby naah, business.

Let us hope he remains in good health. Cheers,...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 09-18-2008
Replies: 136
Views: 16,992
Posted By tomasis
it makes me want M8.2 FINALLY!

it makes me want M8.2 FINALLY!
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 09-18-2008
Replies: 36
Views: 2,461
Posted By tomasis
I have 25mm skopar and it vignettes. Im the guy...

I have 25mm skopar and it vignettes. Im the guy who LOVES vignetting as you! You can use Epson program which can enhance the effects of vignetting also. I have 21 Angulon which has the record of...
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 09-18-2008
Replies: 124
Views: 11,867
Posted By tomasis
Very HAPPY, I guess (by judging by posts of RFF...

Very HAPPY, I guess (by judging by posts of RFF members) :D

I think it didnt changed much in Europe btw, some % inflation and that is all. Maybe it has something to do with mentality like that...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-17-2008
Replies: 149
Views: 12,908
Posted By tomasis
yeah pleasing for puppies, wifes, children, bugs,...

yeah pleasing for puppies, wifes, children, bugs, studio shoots. But 10 grands price doesnt appeal for amateurs who shots like that. Im not saying what is right and wrong. Myself, I like street...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 09-17-2008
Replies: 49
Views: 6,691
Posted By tomasis
I think that upgrades for M8.2 can be significant...

I think that upgrades for M8.2 can be significant enough to lock new eventual buyers (not M8 users which can update instead if they want). I can think me as an eventual buyer because I love all...
Forum: Off Topic 09-17-2008
Replies: 143
Views: 10,080
Posted By tomasis
when i was jobless, I managed buy m4 and cron :D ...

when i was jobless, I managed buy m4 and cron :D Anything is possible.
Forum: RFF Polls 09-17-2008
Replies: 124
Views: 18,418
Posted By tomasis
I neither understand why some people see 35mm as...

I neither understand why some people see 35mm as normal. When I took shoots, composition become too loose. So IT is really no surprise that I see some people shots at 35mm fov much worse than they do...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 09-16-2008
Replies: 4
Views: 1,003
Posted By tomasis
I dont believe that crap! remember leica did even...

I dont believe that crap! remember leica did even needed angled microlenses even at cropped sensor. it is special customized sensor from kodak. It is not anything else you can put simply as in DSLR...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 09-16-2008
Replies: 8
Views: 1,819
Posted By tomasis
it depends on. If you smoke, maybe you write...

it depends on. If you smoke, maybe you write better texts? :D
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 09-16-2008
Replies: 38
Views: 3,171
Posted By tomasis
thanks for good laugh :) Do you believe that...

thanks for good laugh :)

Do you believe that dead objects can insult you? hehe
Forum: RFF Polls 09-16-2008
Replies: 124
Views: 18,418
Posted By tomasis
yeah and fourth is 50mm :)

yeah and fourth is 50mm :)
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-16-2008
Replies: 41
Views: 3,580
Posted By tomasis
M3 with 50mm kit is best I ever know of all...

M3 with 50mm kit is best I ever know of all available cameras.

Dont worry about dof. That kind of pictures doesnt make great photography ;) Just look at photos of old time photographers
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 09-16-2008
Replies: 38
Views: 3,171
Posted By tomasis
Funny some compare cars to leica. Remember to...

Funny some compare cars to leica.

Remember to have car costs a lot money at least here in Sweden. Gas, insurance, repair, wear parts, charges, fees etc. For that reason I go for the bicycle instead...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-16-2008
Replies: 33
Views: 3,506
Posted By tomasis
Zeiss have no 50/1.4 35/1.4 (more like Planar no...

Zeiss have no 50/1.4 35/1.4 (more like Planar no Sonnar to compete ASPH Leica) or any F2 for wide angle below 35mm. 15 and 85mm costs a lot money. I think they have to introduce 50 and 35 high speed...
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 09-16-2008
Replies: 8
Views: 1,725
Posted By tomasis
I wonder how different M3 is to M2 when you try...

I wonder how different M3 is to M2 when you try remove top plate? M2 has one little round piece at most right side which has to be removed. So M3 doesnt need it since it doesnt have it?

I would like...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-16-2008
Replies: 14
Views: 1,123
Posted By tomasis
nice pictures :) your last picture reminds me...

nice pictures :) your last picture reminds me which lens I dont have. hehe
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 09-16-2008
Replies: 8
Views: 1,819
Posted By tomasis
did you got a crack?

did you got a crack?
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-16-2008
Replies: 33
Views: 3,506
Posted By tomasis
turtle, why have we buy everything leica have? it...

turtle, why have we buy everything leica have? it is just nice have some choices. I dont think low speed 21 mm is important for them who use 50mm as main lenses. There are guys who like use 21 24 mm...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 09-15-2008
Replies: 49
Views: 4,831
Posted By tomasis
I did read in L-camera forum how a photographer...

I did read in L-camera forum how a photographer named Tina used M8 through rain, had put this under water. and M8 still worked. It was very impressive. Of course all camera bodies will not work that...
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 09-15-2008
Replies: 59
Views: 11,085
Posted By tomasis
very cool . it is one of very few Zeiss lenses Im...

very cool . it is one of very few Zeiss lenses Im interested to test. I have TLR with Tessar 3.8 so it would be interesting to test this and see if it is good companion with my cron preasph. I think...
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 09-14-2008
Replies: 77
Views: 10,392
Posted By tomasis
I think I know the answer about the most...

I think I know the answer about the most surprising lens. IT is Summicron 50mm because it was my first lens for M mount then later it kept me like a drug and I wanted more and more :) But even I...
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 09-14-2008
Replies: 77
Views: 10,392
Posted By tomasis
I would say all Leitz lenses I have: Super...

I would say all Leitz lenses I have:

Super Angulon 21/3.4
Summilux pre-asph 35/1.4
Summicron 50mm 3rd
Summicron 90mm pre-asph e55
Elmar 50/2.8.

It is funny to say that all become surprises for me...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-14-2008
Replies: 149
Views: 12,908
Posted By tomasis
We hope we dont need throw out pictures as...

We hope we dont need throw out pictures as weapons. I suggest that you learn to read texts better. To see pictures proves nothing. It was not my intention to throwing a picture as a weapon neither.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-14-2008
Replies: 149
Views: 12,908
Posted By tomasis
Im not trying to piss anybody but I feel that we...

Im not trying to piss anybody but I feel that we are not holding the topic of the thread so I allowed me to post the pic here. Just now at the moment, Cron is my high super speed lens (forget Jupiter...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-14-2008
Replies: 149
Views: 12,908
Posted By tomasis
Am I not allowed to make jokes even bad ones?...

Am I not allowed to make jokes even bad ones? When one posts canon shot in Noctilux thread, I assumed that everything is possible, isn't? If my joke did upset you, Im sorry :P
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-14-2008
Replies: 149
Views: 12,908
Posted By tomasis
LEt me guess that Krosya will come with Canon...

LEt me guess that Krosya will come with Canon 50/1.2 shot here :) Post some Canon shots here in Noctilux thread, yeah!!
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-14-2008
Replies: 5
Views: 1,692
Posted By tomasis
nice pictures though I would like to see the film...

nice pictures though I would like to see the film exposed at 3200 :P I know myself how it is hard to take shots at night with f4
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-14-2008
Replies: 149
Views: 12,908
Posted By tomasis
What I would write if you dont believe my joke?...

What I would write if you dont believe my joke? You even care more to spend time in Dpreview and get some waste in the head?

I mean that I never think that I have to get that thin dof possible as I...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-14-2008
Replies: 35
Views: 13,181
Posted By tomasis
You should buy a new ZI 4.5 and sell your other...

You should buy a new ZI 4.5 and sell your other lenses to fit your personality ;)
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-14-2008
Replies: 35
Views: 13,181
Posted By tomasis
hehe thats is very different. Very pretty wall :D...

hehe thats is very different. Very pretty wall :D I think SA can do amazing things even to walls. I think it is due for relatively high microcontrast for old lens. Year 1960 design, amazing huh?
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-14-2008
Replies: 149
Views: 12,908
Posted By tomasis
yay! you can really write too :D

yay! you can really write too :D
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-14-2008
Replies: 35
Views: 13,181
Posted By tomasis
ehh screw those guys who love shooting walls...

ehh screw those guys who love shooting walls :)

SA is such nice lens and I had chance to compare with CV 25mm. It was no match of course. I didn't compared them at sharpness but anything else.

CV...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-13-2008
Replies: 149
Views: 12,908
Posted By tomasis
it was ironical remark. If some believe that thin...

it was ironical remark. If some believe that thin dof photos is great photography, I will not try to argue with them. For me, it is cheap trick to enhance the dramatic view of the object. Of course (...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-13-2008
Replies: 149
Views: 12,908
Posted By tomasis
it sounds that you should have 3000$ lens for...

it sounds that you should have 3000$ lens for all-universal purpose lens which Summilux can be. If some use Noctilux as universal lens, that's better for them. It is even more amazing value then. It...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-13-2008
Replies: 149
Views: 12,908
Posted By tomasis
it is sooo stupid! why should you have for 11000?...

it is sooo stupid! why should you have for 11000? Suddenly I want to have 200gram weight, small as 35cron, short throw etc.

I'm glad that the lens is limited by Leica to 1m to prevent poseurs who...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 09-13-2008
Replies: 18
Views: 1,801
Posted By tomasis
avotius, your color shoots are so nice. seems so...

avotius, your color shoots are so nice. seems so you do much better at colors (or just was luck? :) ) I love this portrait.

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3184/2802871720_87d9f8a09f_o.jpg
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-13-2008
Replies: 455
Views: 47,983
Posted By tomasis
it pays of if you use very expensive SINGLE lens...

it pays of if you use very expensive SINGLE lens every day! Every day for 10 years and it can be cheap from user's POV.

Some guys who buys 10 lenses for 20 grands are most likely collectors or just...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-09-2008
Replies: 149
Views: 16,302
Posted By tomasis
it aint for big market it aint for big...

it aint for big market

it aint for big profits
it aint shares holder company

it aint for to compete canon

it is for photographers who want to take shots no matter $$$.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-09-2008
Replies: 149
Views: 16,302
Posted By tomasis
Of course it is for both mediums. lenses look...

Of course it is for both mediums. lenses look quite large.

It would be very stupid if it was for cropped.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-09-2008
Replies: 149
Views: 16,302
Posted By tomasis
yeah 28/1.4 fov with m8 is sweet. I prefer 28mm...

yeah 28/1.4 fov with m8 is sweet. I prefer 28mm much more than 35mm as wide lens. so with digital and film bodies combo 21-28-50 of two lenses (21 lux and 50 noctilux) would be awesome! Maybe I wait...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-09-2008
Replies: 149
Views: 16,302
Posted By tomasis
no matter what price.. I think it's cool that...

no matter what price.. I think it's cool that Leica accepted some challenges for producing such 21/1.4.

Nikon can no longer boast about its own 28/1.4 :D We have never seen before 21/2 and voila it...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-09-2008
Replies: 45
Views: 5,189
Posted By tomasis
HP5, it was interesting! I really liked the look...

HP5, it was interesting! I really liked the look of HP5, I shot a lot of Trix before and now I'm trying APX and Fomapan as for trying to find good look at cheap price.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-09-2008
Replies: 10
Views: 1,469
Posted By tomasis
180 ones Ixmoo? Holy ****! I guess that you dont...

180 ones Ixmoo? Holy ****! I guess that you dont need worry about lack of fresh rolls :D
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 09-09-2008
Replies: 214
Views: 36,729
Posted By tomasis
or Sitemistic :D It would be great gang of same...

or Sitemistic :D It would be great gang of same mind-like people.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-09-2008
Replies: 149
Views: 16,302
Posted By tomasis
updated M8

updated M8
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-09-2008
Replies: 149
Views: 16,302
Posted By tomasis
Is only me who see that new Nocti looks smaller...

Is only me who see that new Nocti looks smaller than older?

Anyone can post M8 with older nocti for comparison.

If new nocti is somewhat less at size, it'd be great to have instead of Lux ASPH :)...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-09-2008
Replies: 45
Views: 5,189
Posted By tomasis
yeah if we use iso 400 films, differences are...

yeah if we use iso 400 films, differences are much less apparent. Suddenly sharpest lens like Planar performs like any lens else like Industar :)
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-09-2008
Replies: 45
Views: 5,189
Posted By tomasis
well our priorities are different. You are...

well our priorities are different. You are looking for maximum sharpness, while I'm - for signature. I'd accept that Planar generally is sharper than Summicron. Again, it is not all about sharpness...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-08-2008
Replies: 45
Views: 5,189
Posted By tomasis
nice pictures. I love Cron signature :) Glad you...

nice pictures. I love Cron signature :) Glad you did chose this not Planar hehe. It is not about sharpness but signature :)
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 09-08-2008
Replies: 107
Views: 8,845
Posted By tomasis
indeed. we shouldnt judge by images here in...

indeed. we shouldnt judge by images here in internet but should speak from our experiences.

I have simple inkjet printer with single black ink and most expensive papers of the brand. It never got...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-06-2008
Replies: 455
Views: 47,983
Posted By tomasis
very indeed. I'm with you. I think some people...

very indeed. I'm with you.

I think some people cannot make difference between photos and technical qualities.

IMHO in Leica M we should discuss technical qualities. if we want discuss about photos,...
Forum: Nikon RF 09-05-2008
Replies: 69
Views: 6,084
Posted By tomasis
What to say that Nikon is moving in medium format...

What to say that Nikon is moving in medium format area? Not so bad, I think. We see some Nikkor lenses on Plaubel. RF body is even great. Look at new Fuji model which is also RF. Why not? I think FF...
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 09-05-2008
Replies: 28
Views: 2,223
Posted By tomasis
let me know where you find 28/2.8. I dont figure...

let me know where you find 28/2.8. I dont figure out how to find in Ebay :D
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 09-05-2008
Replies: 29
Views: 4,033
Posted By tomasis
how about Canon 8800F? it looks cheap in europe....

how about Canon 8800F? it looks cheap in europe. 120$ for V500 is such tempting price but it is in Us. :(
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-04-2008
Replies: 455
Views: 47,983
Posted By tomasis
And you are the little red devil. Alright :)

And you are the little red devil. Alright :)
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 09-04-2008
Replies: 28
Views: 2,223
Posted By tomasis
congrats with "new" purchase. I think too that...

congrats with "new" purchase. I think too that low/medium contrast lenses are important for digital sensors especially when you're shooting outside at bright sunny weather. One tip: try underexpose...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-04-2008
Replies: 455
Views: 47,983
Posted By tomasis
I think it is somewhat good that Km25 posted some...

I think it is somewhat good that Km25 posted some pictures so we could judge ourselves how good Noctilux is. Canon and Nikkor are just some jokes which some guys can afford and boast that they can...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 09-03-2008
Replies: 77
Views: 11,836
Posted By tomasis
indeed. this is not for m8 users. I think Leica...

indeed. this is not for m8 users. I think Leica is done right thing. And we really need try to keep of Canon mentality like that " why no improvements" " I want buy new" and cry after that
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 09-03-2008
Replies: 77
Views: 11,836
Posted By tomasis
so you can buy an used m8 from them later? :D

so you can buy an used m8 from them later? :D
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 09-03-2008
Replies: 77
Views: 11,836
Posted By tomasis
it's great. other can use lenses after 100 years...

it's great. other can use lenses after 100 years for IR photography :)
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 09-03-2008
Replies: 77
Views: 11,836
Posted By tomasis
ah nooo better expect IR filter on next M sensor...

ah nooo

better expect IR filter on next M sensor like M9
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 09-03-2008
Replies: 12
Views: 2,320
Posted By tomasis
B&W shots would look good. Forget colors :D

B&W shots would look good. Forget colors :D
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 09-03-2008
Replies: 455
Views: 47,983
Posted By tomasis
sounds like fun adventure for you :) I just sit...

sounds like fun adventure for you :) I just sit and look. very nice pictures.
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 09-03-2008
Replies: 17
Views: 1,683
Posted By tomasis
checked your site. even most are family pictures,...

checked your site. even most are family pictures, they blow me away how good they are. You definitely have an eye. much better pictures than many many pros, believe me.
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 09-02-2008
Replies: 124
Views: 21,316
Posted By tomasis
It is Zero for most rolls :) it is possible to...

It is Zero for most rolls :) it is possible to keep up continuing to shoot more rolls. Is it not what we are doing?
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 09-02-2008
Replies: 19
Views: 2,013
Posted By tomasis
compare M8 to D90 and you'll see that it is...

compare M8 to D90 and you'll see that it is pretty small :)
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 08-31-2008
Replies: 87
Views: 16,792
Posted By tomasis
wow wonderful shots!!

wow wonderful shots!!
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-31-2008
Replies: 7
Views: 1,977
Posted By tomasis
so there is Xenar 50mm f2? I just found some 50mm...

so there is Xenar 50mm f2? I just found some 50mm and 75mm in google. but they have slower speeds, hm except for 40mm f1.9

I just thought to try out Retina II or Rolleicord :D But if you manage get...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-30-2008
Replies: 14
Views: 1,548
Posted By tomasis
itd be interesting to know if older lenses as...

itd be interesting to know if older lenses as "new" might cost same as new or used ASPH lenses? I mean it seems hard to get such new shiny boxes of old classics.
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-30-2008
Replies: 7
Views: 1,977
Posted By tomasis
amazing lens. I love Schneider stuffs. I wonder...

amazing lens. I love Schneider stuffs. I wonder if there is chance to put Xenar lens. Dont know where to get :)
Forum: Lomo / Diana / Holga / Pinhole / 08-30-2008
Replies: 46
Views: 4,447
Posted By tomasis
wow like them all. It is much sharper than I...

wow like them all. It is much sharper than I thought :D
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-30-2008
Replies: 4
Views: 961
Posted By tomasis
cool pics. your comments about the lens? :)

cool pics. your comments about the lens? :)
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-29-2008
Replies: 45
Views: 5,189
Posted By tomasis
congrats with such nice kit :)

congrats with such nice kit :)
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 08-28-2008
Replies: 62
Views: 5,827
Posted By tomasis
turkeys are tasty :D

turkeys are tasty :D
Forum: Photography General Interest 08-28-2008
Replies: 98
Views: 7,205
Posted By tomasis
yay Hexar. it is RF anyway. I did read somewhere...

yay Hexar. it is RF anyway. I did read somewhere that Majoli longed back to use a Leica M but I dont know what he thinks about M8 if he had work with digital? Maybe it is too expensive for a Magnum...
Forum: Photography General Interest 08-28-2008
Replies: 98
Views: 7,205
Posted By tomasis
majoli works remind me more of henri cartier...

majoli works remind me more of henri cartier bresson. those photos are more photo journalistic type but he add a bit "art" touch to pictures compared to bresson. I like that way he does. I feel those...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-27-2008
Replies: 17
Views: 1,717
Posted By tomasis
noctilux yeah! Funny you avoided mention that...

noctilux yeah! Funny you avoided mention that cursed word. It is understandable (it is to prevent trolls here :) )

Like last picture. Dynamic
Forum: RFF Polls 08-26-2008
Replies: 35
Views: 6,697
Posted By tomasis
buy 20 lenses and sell 18-19 ones of same focal...

buy 20 lenses and sell 18-19 ones of same focal lenght :D It will take first 10 years and it is worth for curing GAS :P
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 08-21-2008
Replies: 77
Views: 5,522
Posted By tomasis
prices of films are fairly good. 400' arista...

prices of films are fairly good.

400' arista premium 120$ 72 rolls :)
Forum: Nikon RF 08-21-2008
Replies: 220
Views: 22,179
Posted By tomasis
I'd go for mono camera. MPd with no LCD,...

I'd go for mono camera. MPd with no LCD, haha

highest available DR, 3-10x more than D3, Fuji :D
Forum: Nikon RF 08-21-2008
Replies: 220
Views: 22,179
Posted By tomasis
voila new Nikon LC1 :)

voila new Nikon LC1 :)
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 08-21-2008
Replies: 77
Views: 5,522
Posted By tomasis
Adox business seems to be a good sign. If they...

Adox business seems to be a good sign. If they sell MCP paper enough, they can reproduce Apx films. Buy a lot of films, dudes!
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-21-2008
Replies: 51
Views: 4,295
Posted By tomasis
yeah it would be cool with well exposed slides...

yeah it would be cool with well exposed slides with SA, like Velvia 50. It'd be interesting to see what kind of colors gives SA.
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 08-21-2008
Replies: 77
Views: 5,522
Posted By tomasis
hope it is true I made some prints and I couldnt...

hope it is true

I made some prints and I couldnt stop looking at them :) especially when I see a lot of digital stuffs lately
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-21-2008
Replies: 51
Views: 4,295
Posted By tomasis
Oh mg I got badly formulated sentence there. I...

Oh mg I got badly formulated sentence there. I meant if you can live without AE :) Myself, I'm happy with external meter Gossen Sixtomat. I use this on old Rolleiflex from 1932, M3, M4, Rd1 with SA,...
Forum: RFF Polls 08-21-2008
Replies: 72
Views: 6,068
Posted By tomasis
film film film 3x MP what I want or 3x...

film film film 3x MP what I want or 3x blackpainted M3 :)
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 08-21-2008
Replies: 49
Views: 4,559
Posted By tomasis
are spices allowed?

are spices allowed?
Forum: Off Topic 08-21-2008
Replies: 213
Views: 10,422
Posted By tomasis
We are really free to buy what we can (need,...

We are really free to buy what we can (need, want, wish, whatever).

You who dont like prices of leica, I suggest buy super cool advanced cheap Canon 5D, Nikon D700 so it'll be pleasant here without...
Forum: Off Topic 08-20-2008
Replies: 213
Views: 10,422
Posted By tomasis
Do you think if I follow Lamborghini forum, I'd...

Do you think if I follow Lamborghini forum, I'd see lousy complaints of price of their cars? it should cost as a Toyota Camry according to people who like to dream :)
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 08-20-2008
Replies: 14
Views: 1,729
Posted By tomasis
Some have small fridges :) I couldnt store 100...

Some have small fridges :) I couldnt store 100 rolls even I wanted :P
Forum: Off Topic 08-20-2008
Replies: 213
Views: 10,422
Posted By tomasis
What's yours then? Look at your words yourself...

What's yours then? Look at your words yourself before you put this online. Let's get time to think about it. No hurry.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 08-20-2008
Replies: 93
Views: 7,491
Posted By tomasis
I think that shooting with one lens and body...

I think that shooting with one lens and body outside matters much more than having single equipment at home. I could see large part of equipment as money in the bank. That worst I know is the...
Forum: Off Topic 08-20-2008
Replies: 213
Views: 10,422
Posted By tomasis
you sound like a healthy winner :D Look at Zeiss...

you sound like a healthy winner :D Look at Zeiss 15mm and 85mm prices.

Noctilux is unique and has rare glass. Hand-made. Short supply increases the price if demand is high.

Maybe you need learn...
Forum: Off Topic 08-20-2008
Replies: 213
Views: 10,422
Posted By tomasis
Right! But for whinners, I recommend an used Rd1...

Right! But for whinners, I recommend an used Rd1 then raise value of used Rd1 too :D I had backache with D70 and 17-70Dx lens. Now I enjoy Rd1 and a prime and the back feels good! :)
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-20-2008
Replies: 15
Views: 1,425
Posted By tomasis
I think I need that tab! Good for zone focus :) I...

I think I need that tab! Good for zone focus :) I believe that I modify the adapter instead.
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 08-20-2008
Replies: 26
Views: 4,145
Posted By tomasis
yeah they ship though shipping costs become a bit...

yeah they ship though shipping costs become a bit higher than I'd like. I try keep orders under 100$ to avoid extra taxes. It depends on your country.
Forum: Off Topic 08-20-2008
Replies: 213
Views: 10,422
Posted By tomasis
not everyone affords Porsche Boxster. not...

not everyone affords Porsche Boxster.

not everyone affords Leica M8.

Nissan GTR is still expensive for me :)

Leica doesnt worry about their HIGH prices because it exist Zeiss and CV beside it. So...
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-20-2008
Replies: 24
Views: 1,795
Posted By tomasis
easier focus to lips than eyes. especially when...

easier focus to lips than eyes. especially when you hold the camera vertically. Lips has same place as eyes.
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 08-20-2008
Replies: 26
Views: 4,145
Posted By tomasis
I ordered some bulks. Looks no need for me to get...

I ordered some bulks. Looks no need for me to get Double-XX when I can get 120$ for 4 bulks of Arista :)
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-20-2008
Replies: 15
Views: 1,425
Posted By tomasis
good to know it can be unscrewed though I tried...

good to know it can be unscrewed though I tried it hard. Seems tough.

dreimel you can cut anything else. Look through google. There are some cheap chinese LTM-M adapters in Ebay :)
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-20-2008
Replies: 51
Views: 4,295
Posted By tomasis
Why not M2, M4-P but if you cannot live without...

Why not M2, M4-P but if you cannot live without AE, so...I mean it is fast way to get if you really want use SA :)
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-19-2008
Replies: 51
Views: 4,295
Posted By tomasis
maddoc, it looks pretty good. I should burn more...

maddoc, it looks pretty good. I should burn more films on Sa :)
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-19-2008
Replies: 15
Views: 1,425
Posted By tomasis
You cut off with Dreimel? :D I thought why not...

You cut off with Dreimel? :D I thought why not cut some bit of a cheap chinese adapter and see how it works out. Might interfere with framelines coupling?
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-19-2008
Replies: 15
Views: 1,425
Posted By tomasis
does it focus down to infinity? i have i22 and...

does it focus down to infinity? i have i22 and have problem to focus at infinity :P
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-18-2008
Replies: 25
Views: 2,408
Posted By tomasis
enjoy of Cron :D I guess you havent printed...

enjoy of Cron :D I guess you havent printed images yet?
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-18-2008
Replies: 11
Views: 1,224
Posted By tomasis
heh, I needed a medium contrast compact F2 so it...

heh, I needed a medium contrast compact F2 so it suits nice to my summicron 1979. I don't mind buy older, even uncoated lenses. But those images blow me out. This Collapsible just handle daylight...
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-18-2008
Replies: 19
Views: 1,786
Posted By tomasis
get old time summicron lenses. It is pleasure to...

get old time summicron lenses. It is pleasure to enjoy :)

35 and 50 leitz and something like 21/25 (why not 15) from CV
Forum: Optics Theory - 08-18-2008
Replies: 58
Views: 7,738
Posted By tomasis
35mmdelux, post some pics :D

35mmdelux, post some pics :D
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-18-2008
Replies: 11
Views: 1,224
Posted By tomasis
wow I must buy this lens. I sense a lot of 3d....

wow I must buy this lens. I sense a lot of 3d. Enough sharpness and resolution, wow. Thanks for sharing.
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-18-2008
Replies: 13
Views: 1,567
Posted By tomasis
Try Nokton. For such little money I'd do.

Try Nokton. For such little money I'd do.
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-18-2008
Replies: 5
Views: 1,148
Posted By tomasis
maybe some are panicking over Photokina :D

maybe some are panicking over Photokina :D
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-17-2008
Replies: 51
Views: 4,295
Posted By tomasis
want you burn more fuel?...

want you burn more fuel? :)

http://www.tomasis.com/eskilstuna/1/

I like only four first pix so I added other as preview of the lens

All are most vignette corrected except last one, just to show...
Forum: Optics Theory - 08-16-2008
Replies: 6
Views: 1,699
Posted By tomasis
post pictures on people or something of...

post pictures on people or something of landscapes at B&W if you can :D
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 08-16-2008
Replies: 42
Views: 3,917
Posted By tomasis
I dont think it is Avotius who is talking. Some...

I dont think it is Avotius who is talking. Some guys in great Firewall are fiddling in their language by censoring.

I dont think texts for the photo is necessary. It shows it is protest. Thats all....
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 08-15-2008
Replies: 21
Views: 2,408
Posted By tomasis
Smoothness, hmm. IT probably explains tightening...

Smoothness, hmm. IT probably explains tightening mechanics.

How about force to turn the whole round? When you do at instant fast way so it has to be easy not heavy. It is my concern.
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 08-15-2008
Replies: 64
Views: 5,145
Posted By tomasis
As I said before. Who prints A3 every day? :D...

As I said before. Who prints A3 every day? :D Henri Bresson doesnt it. It is decisive moment ;)
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 08-15-2008
Replies: 77
Views: 6,683
Posted By tomasis
no you're not :) cheers

no you're not :) cheers
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 08-15-2008
Replies: 77
Views: 6,683
Posted By tomasis
Ralph Gibson scans wet prints. It is best way...

Ralph Gibson scans wet prints. It is best way IMHO. for preview scans from negatives work fine and it is cheaper way to avoid contact print.
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 08-15-2008
Replies: 77
Views: 6,683
Posted By tomasis
monitors and scanners suck :) I agree with...

monitors and scanners suck :) I agree with nh3.

when I made a print (my first before I used to scan under a few years) and I was blown away how rich greys has it. Sharpness is visible at better way....
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-15-2008
Replies: 263
Views: 54,184
Posted By tomasis
it is no under production and rd1 might gain...

it is no under production and rd1 might gain collector value :) even it is digital. But it is RF also lol :) did you got m8? :)
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 08-15-2008
Replies: 11
Views: 1,572
Posted By tomasis
it costs a lot of money to hire a place there

it costs a lot of money to hire a place there
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-15-2008
Replies: 17
Views: 1,227
Posted By tomasis
are all rd1 sold out in the classifieds?

are all rd1 sold out in the classifieds?
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-15-2008
Replies: 21
Views: 2,576
Posted By tomasis
What do you mean? What do you think if I say the...

What do you mean? What do you think if I say the first pic is more filmlike, other is plastic (epson resp. acr)
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-15-2008
Replies: 21
Views: 2,576
Posted By tomasis
I find that same when I open files at both...

I find that same when I open files at both programs at default. IT is puzzling
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-15-2008
Replies: 21
Views: 2,576
Posted By tomasis
I post two samples of the same subject. seems so...

I post two samples of the same subject. seems so the Acr pic got a bit red stick but I could not detect that in LR. I guess it is ICC issue.

the car Epson...
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 08-15-2008
Replies: 21
Views: 2,408
Posted By tomasis
Korsya, I bought the lens in the same country as...

Korsya, I bought the lens in the same country as I live there. Which Leitz lenses did you tried? My 50 cron 50mm 1979 and Elmar 2.8 older beat Hex easily when you want easy focus from inf. to close...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-15-2008
Replies: 13
Views: 1,644
Posted By tomasis
damn i want one.. I'd switch to M3 vf immediately...

damn i want one.. I'd switch to M3 vf immediately :)
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-15-2008
Replies: 14
Views: 2,108
Posted By tomasis
oh it is true. now i remember it. It was close...

oh it is true. now i remember it. It was close that chinese would bought volvo :D
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-15-2008
Replies: 12
Views: 2,043
Posted By tomasis
wonderful!

wonderful!
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-15-2008
Replies: 21
Views: 2,576
Posted By tomasis
obviously Photoraw is much better than Lightroom....

obviously Photoraw is much better than Lightroom. I use Lightroom as preview or for high iso 1600-25.000. They rather complement each other.

Photoraw impresses me with colors. It is big difference....
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 08-14-2008
Replies: 21
Views: 2,408
Posted By tomasis
Well that was great. But no availability. Who...

Well that was great. But no availability. Who know if prices of konica lenses get up due collector values :) Look at 50/1.2.
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 08-14-2008
Replies: 21
Views: 2,408
Posted By tomasis
sanmich, I agree. Hex is second best after leica...

sanmich, I agree. Hex is second best after leica :) Too bad Konica just discontinued. I have thought about sending the lens to Dag since I owned half year ago :P But I will wait until I get other...
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-14-2008
Replies: 14
Views: 2,108
Posted By tomasis
Jaguar seems to be fun to drive anyway. So is Rd1...

Jaguar seems to be fun to drive anyway. So is Rd1 :) I know Ford owns Jaguar. Prodrive owns Aston Martin. BMW owns Roll Royce. Leica ought buy Koyabashis company lol :D
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-14-2008
Replies: 20
Views: 1,755
Posted By tomasis
no need for contest. Raw is da king :)...

no need for contest. Raw is da king :) :angel::cool:
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-14-2008
Replies: 61
Views: 5,225
Posted By tomasis
Very well said :eek:

Very well said :eek:
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-14-2008
Replies: 12
Views: 2,043
Posted By tomasis
what do you find in comparisons of elmar and hex?...

what do you find in comparisons of elmar and hex? personal feelings, characteristics of optics, build quality? What I could judge of images, elmar has quite visibly more contrast. It just pops out in...
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 08-14-2008
Replies: 12
Views: 3,203
Posted By tomasis
hex 90 users, do you notice that it often bring...

hex 90 users,

do you notice that it often bring "much midtones" on pictures B&W? even it has modern coatings, does it seems to have something to do with optical design? I wouldn't say hex 90 has not...
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 08-14-2008
Replies: 21
Views: 2,408
Posted By tomasis
I also curious about the hexanon though it is...

I also curious about the hexanon though it is 90mm. It is STIFF as hell. my fingers always slip when I want make fast focusing from infinity to close distance. Though focus movement is consistent,...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-13-2008
Replies: 61
Views: 5,225
Posted By tomasis
Briliant reply. My heart beats for M3. Current MP...

Briliant reply. My heart beats for M3. Current MP cannot get me even tempted to switch :) I'm glad M8 is not much different now
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-13-2008
Replies: 61
Views: 5,225
Posted By tomasis
stephen, I think antiquarks reply sounds logical....

stephen, I think antiquarks reply sounds logical. What do you think? I dont know much about history but I can imagine that when M5 flopped, they did need money this time, no matter what SLR or RF....
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-13-2008
Replies: 61
Views: 5,225
Posted By tomasis
Indeed SLR. it is strange idea that any...

Indeed SLR. it is strange idea that any commemorative could save company.. IT should be "big production" of M4-2 so you earn every dollar per every camera sold. Revenues of commemorative stuffs must...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 08-12-2008
Replies: 468
Views: 45,169
Posted By tomasis
finally replaced mirror. cut down bigger one to...

finally replaced mirror. cut down bigger one to original at very clumsy way but it seems work :) Dont know if I dare treat her a luxurious meal: Maxwell screen. Need wait before she gets an use at...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 08-12-2008
Replies: 27
Views: 3,896
Posted By tomasis
nokton would be great complement to cron asph? or...

nokton would be great complement to cron asph? or do you have plans to sell cron? It is not that I want to buy :)

it seems so that Nokton has higher contrast that's why it appears sharper.

It is...
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 08-11-2008
Replies: 187
Views: 30,206
Posted By tomasis
tmfabian, indeed If one wants fov 50mm. so one...

tmfabian, indeed

If one wants fov 50mm. so one has to buy 24mm 2.8 which are generally expensive. So you cannot have 50 fov at f1.4 :)

of course the 4:3 requires own lenses but they are still bulky...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-11-2008
Replies: 24
Views: 2,640
Posted By tomasis
I wondered about that comparison long time. I own...

I wondered about that comparison long time. I own 35lux preasph and 50 cron 3rd type. I always liked the look of the cron at any aperture and I hesitate if I get the same look from Cron at f1.4 from...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 08-10-2008
Replies: 11
Views: 2,209
Posted By tomasis
congrats. cute photos :)

congrats. cute photos :)
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-09-2008
Replies: 103
Views: 18,800
Posted By tomasis
good idea. it will be tough for me check prices...

good idea. it will be tough for me check prices in ebay. so many SLR lenses there, lol. How is flare resistance? since it is wide so it is more I have to deal with, hm.
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-09-2008
Replies: 103
Views: 18,800
Posted By tomasis
That sounds very interesting. I hope price of...

That sounds very interesting. I hope price of version 1.9 drops so low when some buy f2 instead :)

I feel no hurry since I have Cv 25mm but f1.9 would be cool (it is 2 stops difference to 25mm) :)...
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-09-2008
Replies: 103
Views: 18,800
Posted By tomasis
I wonder which lenses has medium or lower...

I wonder which lenses has medium or lower contrast (not very ultra high contrast)? I think new Biogon has too much contrast for my liking (I use digital rd1 too) so I looking for a lens which has...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-09-2008
Replies: 53
Views: 16,419
Posted By tomasis
So long famous people live, Leica will not...

So long famous people live, Leica will not disappear :)

It is easy like women when they have leica M :) Even those ugliest :)
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-09-2008
Replies: 9
Views: 1,290
Posted By tomasis
nice pictures :)

nice pictures :)
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-09-2008
Replies: 118
Views: 8,050
Posted By tomasis
We who have Rd1, are enjoying immensely :D Peace...

We who have Rd1, are enjoying immensely :D Peace and love :D
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 08-08-2008
Replies: 14
Views: 1,482
Posted By tomasis
clean with T-shirt. Who cares? It is gonna run...

clean with T-shirt. Who cares? It is gonna run longer than your remaining life :)
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-08-2008
Replies: 118
Views: 8,050
Posted By tomasis
People who dont own Rd1, dont seem to know what...

People who dont own Rd1, dont seem to know what they are talking about. It is so many things. To example, rangefinder function, small size etc.

Trolls :) you know
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 08-07-2008
Replies: 14
Views: 1,396
Posted By tomasis
It is what we get we paid for ;) I have CV...

It is what we get we paid for ;)

I have CV lenses and know what are you talking about :D Still you get picture ;)
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 08-07-2008
Replies: 12
Views: 2,043
Posted By tomasis
Justin, tell me how it feels focusing Elmar...

Justin, tell me how it feels focusing Elmar compared to Hexanon.

I have hexanon and Im disappointed with handling. IT is hard focus fast and easy from infinity to close or vice versa. I noticed that...
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 08-07-2008
Replies: 93
Views: 76,470
Posted By tomasis
turtle, I agree. I wouldn't worry a lot if I use...

turtle, I agree. I wouldn't worry a lot if I use only films. I have seen some nice samples from Tom A. I believe that Zeiss top priority for now is 35mm films then they probably are waiting for...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 08-06-2008
Replies: 202
Views: 40,547
Posted By tomasis
Military people would say that. If it includes...

Military people would say that. If it includes super advanced IR who detects people showing white colour and all other vising only green :D Temperature control of surroudings would be great. Sounds...
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-06-2008
Replies: 118
Views: 8,050
Posted By tomasis
If I was you, I'd bought it. It is more as a nice...

If I was you, I'd bought it. It is more as a nice complement for M8 :) Rd1 has many unique features :)
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 08-06-2008
Replies: 118
Views: 8,050
Posted By tomasis
beware he is looking at your head and is gonna...

beware he is looking at your head and is gonna blow that by continuous arguing
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