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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 04-26-2019
Replies: 1,076
Views: 290,188
Posted By Dektol Dan
More Bike Week Scottsdale

Leica M10, Zeiss 2.8 35mm:

http://live.staticflickr.com/7853/47575271041_138a1fce8e_b.jpg



http://live.staticflickr.com/7870/47522281802_17cf479662_o.jpg
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 04-25-2019
Replies: 11
Views: 1,368
Posted By Dektol Dan
M's Then and Now

I bought my first M, an M2R in 1967. It was expensive then. I traded it for a Triumph TR3 sports car when I bought my M4 which I still have as well as an M6. Buying a Leica was always a big expense....
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 04-19-2019
Replies: 1,501
Views: 193,954
Posted By Dektol Dan
Thanks!

Much appreciated!
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 04-19-2019
Replies: 1,501
Views: 193,954
Posted By Dektol Dan
This Little Guy Just Passed

We miss him here.

http://live.staticflickr.com/65535/47590938652_465bc0737a_b.jpg
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 04-13-2019
Replies: 5
Views: 390
Posted By Dektol Dan
Looks Like a Toy?

That's my title for the last shot!

And, that's why I described the high ISO images being otherworldly. It's almost like the bikes have their own glow!

The light in that arena was very very little....
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 04-12-2019
Replies: 5
Views: 390
Posted By Dektol Dan
M10 at Bikeweek Scottsdale AZ

Zeiss 35mm 2.8 Biogon, and some trials with high ISO at 6400.

Higher ISOs have sort of an otherworldly image, but shooting the girl band was no problem at all. The leeway and forgiveness of the...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 03-29-2019
Replies: 1,555
Views: 275,458
Posted By Dektol Dan
Three from the Goodguys Scottsdale AZ

Leica M 10, Zeiss 35mm 2.8...
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 03-17-2019
Replies: 3
Views: 390
Posted By Dektol Dan
M10 Likes Dislikes

Likes:
Feels like my old M4 and M6.
Layout controls are simple, logical and easy to learn.
Sensor gives drop dead gorgeous images.
Memory and read and write are very fast.
Latitude and forgiveness of...
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 03-17-2019
Replies: 3
Views: 390
Posted By Dektol Dan
First M 10 Shots

I'm still getting acquainted with the M10, it's not the old M9.
I'll post my likes and dislikes when I have more time, a bit later.
The image quality is great, lens is a Zeiss 2.8 35mm...
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 02-28-2019
Replies: 11
Views: 743
Posted By Dektol Dan
DNG Color First and Inadequate Exposure

I think the exposure is fine, quite frankly I think it is difficult to tell which image is better from what I posted, that is why I made the comment about ISO, which is something that can't be easily...
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 02-28-2019
Replies: 11
Views: 743
Posted By Dektol Dan
Thanks for Looking

My take on Vince's comments:
First, the ability to make a more detailed and controlled image
is better with the old 14 bit M9 with .dmg. I suppose that is why you will wait for the M10 mono.

As...
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 02-27-2019
Replies: 11
Views: 743
Posted By Dektol Dan
CCD Monochrom V. M 10 B&W

Please understand that the M10 was shot in B&W in the camera, which is .jpg.

The first monochrom image was shot in 2013, the second M 10 today, 2019.

However, I think you can get a pretty good idea...
Forum: Sony Alpha Mirrorless - All Models 02-22-2019
Replies: 43
Views: 1,036
Posted By Dektol Dan
MM Here

I still have my CCD Mono. Post processing and shooting should try emulate the Zone system. Shooting must follow same procedures as film for focus and direction of light and effort to find the best...
Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 02-22-2019
Replies: 238
Views: 44,751
Posted By Dektol Dan
Leica X-1 Scottsdale Arabian '19

Some of the latest from the beloved...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 11-02-2018
Replies: 81
Views: 16,552
Posted By Dektol Dan
Consider the 135mm too

I have the 90 Elmar and Elmarit as well.
I found that the 135mm to have even look that the 90 offers for portraiture, but with a more natural look, not so flat which seems odd because it's longer....
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 10-20-2018
Replies: 611
Views: 140,843
Posted By Dektol Dan
That's Beautiful

That's what the Summitar is all about, I swear I see Kodachrome.
The Summitar is, and always has been, one of my favorites. The color and contrast are gorgeous.
Forum: Photography General Interest 08-30-2018
Replies: 75
Views: 2,264
Posted By Dektol Dan
Analog is Forever

Our brains are analog computers. To assume analog is passing is to assume music and most art forms are passing too.

As far as film goes, I can see it's many advantages and I will use film as long at...
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 08-23-2018
Replies: 34
Views: 1,534
Posted By Dektol Dan
Some of This a Little of That

I have a two year old ATT paired iPad that I have with an Apple wireless keyboard and a 53 aftermarket pencil. It works fine for a laptop substitute when I travel light. I use it for maps and...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 08-16-2018
Replies: 46
Views: 1,448
Posted By Dektol Dan
Back Door or Missionary?

I vote missionary.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-25-2018
Replies: 6
Views: 593
Posted By Dektol Dan
M2r

My first M was an M2R my dad bought in 1966 from a Base PX in Japan. I was told then that the M2R was a US military model.

I loved it, but when the M4 came out I sold the M2. I still have the M4,...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 05-19-2018
Replies: 407
Views: 17,877
Posted By Dektol Dan
Kodahorsey

M4 Leica 2.8 Summaron:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2112/2066247118_f99be7da62_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 05-15-2018
Replies: 266
Views: 30,824
Posted By Dektol Dan
Favorite Theme

Just a...
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 05-13-2018
Replies: 5,248
Views: 786,559
Posted By Dektol Dan
At the Flat Track Races

2.8 Summaron:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/955/42043047282_bcf62a8c56_b.jpg

https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/965/40280877120_424d6bf311_b.jpg

This one was shot at 1/4000 (a first for me). The bike...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-13-2018
Replies: 461
Views: 94,710
Posted By Dektol Dan
Flat Track Racer

Mono and 2.8 Summaron

This is 1970 Ducati Scrambler, I own a '65:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/955/42043047282_bcf62a8c56_b.jpg
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 05-05-2018
Replies: 104
Views: 7,026
Posted By Dektol Dan
Some Olde Color

I wish it fit my...
Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 04-24-2018
Replies: 238
Views: 44,751
Posted By Dektol Dan
No Live Animals

Bike Week Scottsdale AZ:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/927/41486055632_1be04ccc92_b.jpg
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 04-24-2018
Replies: 5,248
Views: 786,559
Posted By Dektol Dan
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 04-22-2018
Replies: 461
Views: 94,710
Posted By Dektol Dan
More 2.8 Summaron and the Mono

Scottsdale Bike Week '18:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/921/41527068611_baeaf0cebb_b.jpg
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-18-2018
Replies: 22
Views: 868
Posted By Dektol Dan
Not Working Here

I've trying to post for two days. Nada.
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 02-22-2018
Replies: 44
Views: 4,571
Posted By Dektol Dan
Summaron for the Aged

I bought my 2.8 in the 60's new. I have never experienced a Sumicron that made images like it. It has always been my go for lens, and now it lives on my Monochrom.
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 11-06-2017
Replies: 37
Views: 2,966
Posted By Dektol Dan
Quote: ...

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Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 11-02-2017
Replies: 37
Views: 2,966
Posted By Dektol Dan
12 MP is Plenty! (So is 6 MP!)

I still shoot a Canon 5D and 40D. The color is fantastic.
Would you buy a new model guitar or keep your 1950's Strat?

Some older models (even digital!) are very much better than the newer ones who...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 04-07-2017
Replies: 568
Red
Views: 135,037
Posted By Dektol Dan
Red Me

Leica M6, 2.8 35mm Biogon, Portra;

https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2877/33341577502_1f369ea6f5_o.jpg
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 04-04-2017
Replies: 10
Views: 1,233
Posted By Dektol Dan
More Dual 50 Trivia

It works on a M6, BUT there two types of goggles, and they have to go with the matching lens, if not paired, then it won't work (and not just on an M6).
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 04-03-2017
Replies: 49
Views: 7,979
Posted By Dektol Dan
More Dual 50

Leica M4, Porta:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/7319/16342369147_1a7bceef65_o.jpg

https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/7310/16342000559_b77d3f1422_o.jpg
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 03-30-2017
Replies: 132
Views: 13,601
Posted By Dektol Dan
Little Interest?

I check in daily, and this is the first time I have noticed your post.
Odd, but please continue posting shots, the M10 is still very new territory.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 03-24-2017
Replies: 16
Views: 1,131
Posted By Dektol Dan
Big and Heavy? Not!

Canon 40D, and equivalent of Canon 2.8 17-55mm, Sigma 2.8 17-50mm, same size and at HALF the...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 03-24-2017
Replies: 16
Views: 1,131
Posted By Dektol Dan
Sigma

I've had very good luck with Sigma, whether third tier or not, or, 'professional' that depends on the shooter. If I shoot a Sigma then it is professional.

I shoot some pretty unsafe territory and...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 03-21-2017
Replies: 1,555
Views: 275,458
Posted By Dektol Dan
Good Guy Meet

Folks just bring a car and swap lies and parts, kids run around and people come from miles mostly to be social. Barret Jackson used to be fun and social like that years ago, but not any more.

An...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 03-21-2017
Replies: 1,555
Views: 275,458
Posted By Dektol Dan
Good Guy Car

Leica M6, 2.8 35mm Biogon, Porta:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2941/33341577602_14bba785b2_o.jpg
Forum: Photography General Interest 03-20-2017
Replies: 2,578
Views: 492,621
Posted By Dektol Dan
At the End of the Portra

The freezer is almost bare.
Leica M6, 2.8 35mm Biogon:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2913/32654144634_1a7c155573_o.jpg
Forum: Nikon RF 03-19-2017
Replies: 39
Views: 4,970
Posted By Dektol Dan
Nikkor 3.5 35mm

I'm a fan; it has an old Zeiss look about it, a good compliment to an Elmar, but not quite the same look. Better for black and white, but here are a couple of color shots...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 03-17-2017
Replies: 64
Views: 14,083
Posted By Dektol Dan
4.5 21mm Biogon on M4

Portra:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2928/33341580902_eaa899758f_o.jpg


https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2854/33341580342_1dcdff81ec_o.jpg


https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2828/32654148354_3f56474f27_o...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 03-13-2017
Replies: 51
Views: 3,058
Posted By Dektol Dan
Focus Rule

I was taught in school that the focus rule is '1/3 in 2/3 out' for best depth of field no matter how wide the aperture setting is. That's another common rule for beginners like 'keep the sun behind...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 03-09-2017
Replies: 18
Views: 1,491
Posted By Dektol Dan
135 Elmar

I have the 90 Elmar and Elmarit, but the best bang for the buck,
and I think maybe the best, is the 135 for portraits.

https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2935/14042488144_afc07b339a_b.jpg
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 02-24-2017
Replies: 42
Views: 1,301
Posted By Dektol Dan
Start Here

https://www.google.com/search?q=zone+system+light+meter&biw=1662&bih=798&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwj7zPP6jqnSAhVnwFQKHYrPCCcQ_AUICCgD
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 01-26-2017
Replies: 12
Views: 1,579
Posted By Dektol Dan
What he said and

Those damn cosmic rays!

The way the sensor is read creates a line from one dead pixel forward. A remap will fix it, mine was free.

And it most common that the line will only be seen at a...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 01-02-2017
Replies: 62
Views: 3,630
Posted By Dektol Dan
I Swapped

My first M was a military M2R I swapped for a Triumph TR3; I saved my summer earnings and bought a new M4 which I still own. The M4 is more convenient and less M3 like, and I do miss the M2R only in...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 12-09-2016
Replies: 211
Views: 25,190
Posted By Dektol Dan
I'm Impressed

I like the old timey look of it's imagery, but it makes me pine for the 2.5 50mm Hektor all the more, if I had to make choice for a recreation I would have chosen the Hektor first.

I would have...
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-04-2016
Replies: 113
Views: 7,465
Posted By Dektol Dan
It's Not Just Sensor Size, It's Design

Over the years there have been many models and makes of digital cameras with some very good performance in various areas: color rendition, detail of rendition of shaded subjects, washout control, low...
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 12-04-2016
Replies: 27
Views: 2,809
Posted By Dektol Dan
Sketches

I've had three iPads, my latest (and probably last) is an air 2.
I uses it for sketching music in Garage Band, with an 64 Gig Olala iDisc jump drive, I use it for movies for travel.

Mine is set up...
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 12-04-2016
Replies: 27
Views: 1,897
Posted By Dektol Dan
Sketches

I've had three iPads, my latest (and probably last) is an air 2.
I uses it for sketching music in Garage Band, with an 64 Gig Olala iDisc jump drive, I use it for movies for travel.

Mine is set up...
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-02-2016
Replies: 113
Views: 7,465
Posted By Dektol Dan
From 1994 Apple Quicktake

60K is plenty big enough! **** your damn smart phone!

https://c2.staticflickr.com/6/5604/31264050951_f7c159fa3f_z.jpg


https://c2.staticflickr.com/6/5568/31264051391_078e2eac28_o.jpg
Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 11-26-2016
Replies: 125
Views: 26,065
Posted By Dektol Dan
And To Think

That my olde X-1 was an overlooked treasure!
Some very nice shots from a camera that requires (like the X-1) that the photographer find its groove.

It's not a one trick pony, but a go fer pony for a...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-22-2016
Replies: 85
Views: 18,464
Posted By Dektol Dan
90 Elmarit Tele and Mono

https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/7440/14018912046_34e7a389da_b.jpg
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 10-30-2016
Replies: 24
Views: 3,741
Posted By Dektol Dan
Too Bad

The 4.5 21mm is one of my...
Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 10-21-2016
Replies: 238
Views: 44,751
Posted By Dektol Dan
Just Fair Pictures

https://c1.staticflickr.com/9/8583/30348292035_5407926090_o.jpg


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ht...
Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 10-16-2016
Replies: 238
Views: 44,751
Posted By Dektol Dan
Some From the AZ Fair

The X1 is great because if one shoots a larger camera, folks freak out, but the X1 can pass as a cell phone and nobody...
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 10-09-2016
Replies: 13
Views: 1,667
Posted By Dektol Dan
Techy Time

I had same issue, but was gummy old grease/lube, but can be folded shutter as mention. Mr. Ye fixed mine for reasonable price.
Forum: Photography General Interest 10-02-2016
Replies: 214
Views: 15,326
Posted By Dektol Dan
Still Another Oly OM

This makes four for me:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/9/8759/29771899400_0dfc43c087_b.jpg
Forum: Photography General Interest 09-20-2016
Replies: 14
Views: 1,167
Posted By Dektol Dan
Want to Meet

Anthony Wiener?
Forum: Photography General Interest 09-03-2016
Replies: 20
Views: 1,795
Posted By Dektol Dan
I agree

A cell phone is today's Brownie.
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 08-28-2016
Replies: 10
Views: 1,404
Posted By Dektol Dan
Shutter Curtain

The holes are just starting, and you are seeing (or not) them because of the strength and location of the light source. Having had many old cameras I can speak from experience.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 08-27-2016
Replies: 21
Views: 1,449
Posted By Dektol Dan
Zuiko 2.8 24mm

Olympus OM2, Porta:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2340/2059790385_29163c72fd_o.jpg


https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2061/2060571598_87888e9ee3_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 08-08-2016
Replies: 569
Views: 104,513
Posted By Dektol Dan
Another Selfie

Leica Monochrome, 2.8 Summaron:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1651/24021169444_f2b53407b9_o.jpg
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 08-07-2016
Replies: 33
Views: 4,111
Posted By Dektol Dan
28??

The Elmarit would be my first choice, but I chose the Zeiss Biogon; if you shop you can get a good used one for around $600.

I like mine!

Leica M6,...
Forum: Optics Theory - 07-16-2016
Replies: 52
Views: 5,140
Posted By Dektol Dan
Jeezus!

If 10 angels can stand on the head of a pin which will be in focus and which will be consumed by bokeh?
Forum: Optics Theory - 07-15-2016
Replies: 52
Views: 5,140
Posted By Dektol Dan
What I Learned in School

Focus 1/3 in 2/3 out. The end.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 07-07-2016
Replies: 221
Views: 23,745
Posted By Dektol Dan
"F" ing Olden Days

My old man bought an F when I was still in high school, and a Bessler Topcon too. He fell in love with Nikons at that point, and they were the camera that introduced me to my first M, an M2R.

I used...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 07-04-2016
Replies: 1,555
Views: 275,458
Posted By Dektol Dan
July 4 Car Show

Bought a Sigma 2.8 17-50mm, so the show made for good test shooting, old Canon 40D (which I still love, and I still like Sigma stuff!).

'59...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-13-2016
Replies: 461
Views: 94,710
Posted By Dektol Dan
More 2.8 Color

Leica M4, Porta:
https://c2.staticflickr.com/4/3038/2294832056_f4ecc23503_o.jpg


Leica M4, Kodachrome:
https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2112/2066247118_f99be7da62_o.jpg
Forum: Optics Theory - 06-12-2016
Replies: 63
Views: 8,188
Posted By Dektol Dan
Wake Up and Smell the Radioactive Glass

I don't shoot any newly designed by computer glass.
It sucks, it has no humanity. To hell with micro contrast by whatever definition you choose at the moment.

My newer glass is Zeiss designs from...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-11-2016
Replies: 272
Views: 27,845
Posted By Dektol Dan
Portrait

Leica M6, Zeiss Biogon 2.8 35mm, Porta:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/7456/14154231532_32494c0b36_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 05-24-2016
Replies: 1,279
Views: 334,243
Posted By Dektol Dan
Shooter/shootees

Leica Mono, 2.8 Summaron:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/7455/26777118042_4a0d282c05_o.jpg
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-22-2016
Replies: 148
Views: 11,674
Posted By Dektol Dan
I'm With You!

Most folks are biased about products they've never tried but are only known by reviewers who are Nikon, and to lesser extent, Canon devotees.

I like Sigma products too! All lenses are designed by...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 05-21-2016
Replies: 467
Views: 36,015
Posted By Dektol Dan
Woman and Man

Leica Monochrom, 135mm Elmar:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2935/14042488144_647601f7e6_o.jpg
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 05-19-2016
Replies: 30
Views: 4,951
Posted By Dektol Dan
More Comparisons

I like both lenses, for the practical lens buyer the Biogon is it, but the ultimate for the craftsman is the Summaron. An experienced photographer reads the light of his shot like an instruction...
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 05-16-2016
Replies: 606
Views: 53,543
Posted By Dektol Dan
Vegan Beer

I no longer drink Guiness Stout (my ale of choice for 30+ years). Last November '15 a mad, lost, confused Irishman In Power at Guiness decided to stop using isinglass (sturgeon bladder) to filter...
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 05-15-2016
Replies: 606
Views: 53,543
Posted By Dektol Dan
Pioneer's Wagon

I'm with you! Slide over! That's what the screen is for!
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 05-14-2016
Replies: 5,248
Views: 786,559
Posted By Dektol Dan
Sisters?

Vince, just maybe?

https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/7475/26870765895_d744a91471_o.jpg
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 05-14-2016
Replies: 606
Views: 53,543
Posted By Dektol Dan
Low Funds Here

I would buy the MD in heart beat if I had the money, but I would be happy with the 262.

I have a half case for my Monochrom that covers the screen, that way I don't scratch it like the buckle rash...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 05-11-2016
Replies: 30
Views: 4,951
Posted By Dektol Dan
Ultimatley Why You Want a 2.8 Summaron

I love my 2.8 Biogon too, but it comes to subtleties, not micro contrast (whatever that means), the Summaron just can't be replaced:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2890/10391341893_8be9cc1622_o.jpg
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 05-09-2016
Replies: 5,248
Views: 786,559
Posted By Dektol Dan
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 05-09-2016
Replies: 30
Views: 4,951
Posted By Dektol Dan
Summo Cum Laude

Summaron:
https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1711/26242901241_c6bd71721f_o.jpg


https://c2.staticflickr.com/4/3226/2294041817_606734d717_o.jpg


https://c2.staticflickr.com/4/3285/2294041689_2be8670c61_o....
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 05-09-2016
Replies: 30
Views: 4,951
Posted By Dektol Dan
Bio or Summo

I own both the 2.8 Biogon and Summaron 35s. If you are looking for a f2 Bio comparison I can't help you. But, I did not choose the f2 model because it's WAY too big for this boy, my kinds of...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 05-08-2016
Replies: 1,076
Views: 290,188
Posted By Dektol Dan
Local Builders Sporty

Leica Monochrom, 2.8 Summaron:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1702/25706406093_50ee7377df_o.jpg
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-03-2016
Replies: 148
Views: 11,674
Posted By Dektol Dan
Go to Cameras Over the Years and at Present

My buddies:
Leica IIIf
Leica M2R
Leica M4
Leica M6
Leica MM
Leica X1

Still use a bunch:
Canon 40D
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 04-24-2016
Replies: 1,076
Views: 290,188
Posted By Dektol Dan
V8

Leica Monochrom, 2.8 Summaron:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1711/26242901241_c6bd71721f_o.jpg
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 04-20-2016
Replies: 127
Views: 11,790
Posted By Dektol Dan
My Vote is for the Original Mono

CCD sensor makes it. I usually shoot at 640, but then I do mostly street and event photography.

The screen quailty means nothing to me, I have mine in case where the screen is not accessed....
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 04-13-2016
Replies: 97
Views: 18,107
Posted By Dektol Dan
More 3.5 Summaron

Leica IIIf,...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 04-13-2016
Replies: 321
Views: 53,278
Posted By Dektol Dan
Reflections

Leica IIIf, 3.5 Summaron, Porta:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2133/2057796168_3b8384c75c_o.jpg
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 04-11-2016
Replies: 461
Views: 94,710
Posted By Dektol Dan
Ghost Rack

Leica Mono and Summaron 2.8:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1648/26036272550_d1fd3a9b3a_o.jpg
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 04-09-2016
Replies: 461
Views: 94,710
Posted By Dektol Dan
Mono and Summaron

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1592/26036272150_cc225c7e1b_o.jpg
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 04-09-2016
Replies: 5,248
Views: 786,559
Posted By Dektol Dan
More From Bike Week and the Summaron

The first two are of a gent who makes clutch and brake lever grips from various gun paraphernalia and his products in...
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 04-08-2016
Replies: 5,248
Views: 786,559
Posted By Dektol Dan
AZ Bike Week

A few from yesterday here, all are from the 2.8...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 04-04-2016
Replies: 375
Views: 52,015
Posted By Dektol Dan
Teeth

Leica X1:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1493/24724280739_bce342b194_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 04-02-2016
Replies: 349
Views: 35,873
Posted By Dektol Dan
More Cactus Flowers

It's spring here. Canon 5D, 35mm f2 Zeiss Distagon:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1539/26190377425_3607e76d94_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 03-30-2016
Replies: 56
Views: 3,722
Posted By Dektol Dan
Another Day

Leica Monochrom, 2.8 Summaron:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2909/14791708171_0bc30c0594_o.jpg
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 03-30-2016
Replies: 611
Views: 140,843
Posted By Dektol Dan
Another Old One

Leica M4, 1949 Summitar, Porta:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2288/2060618170_313ced472b_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 03-29-2016
Replies: 484
Views: 91,976
Posted By Dektol Dan
The Look

Canon 40D, Sigma 17-70:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/4/3906/15087913056_894fcdf16d_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 03-27-2016
Replies: 1,501
Views: 193,954
Posted By Dektol Dan
Alton at Four Corners

Leica M6, 28mm Biogon, Porta:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/4/3905/15275070056_55068c86f2_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 03-27-2016
Replies: 1,927
Views: 256,378
Posted By Dektol Dan
A Side

Canon 5D, 35mm Zeiss Distagon:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/4/3936/15400390388_3f51e1af36_o.jpg
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 03-26-2016
Replies: 52
Views: 15,188
Posted By Dektol Dan
B&w...

There are some apps for correction color aberrations wide angles make with the M9 that you can download from net. They're not fun but they do exist. The M9 shoots black an white too. Go for smaller,...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 03-23-2016
Replies: 467
Views: 36,015
Posted By Dektol Dan
An Older One

Sorry if you've seen this one before:

Leica M4, 50mm Summitar, Porta:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2232/2060620060_3ca38b4159_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 03-19-2016
Replies: 467
Views: 36,015
Posted By Dektol Dan
Better Half Gringo

Leica M6, 2.8 3.5mm Biogon, Porta:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/4/3947/15468237270_e8087aa857_o.jpg
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 03-17-2016
Replies: 461
Views: 94,710
Posted By Dektol Dan
Little Rider

Leica Monochrom, 2.8 Summaron:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/7433/12543317923_8c14f8d178_h.jpg
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 03-17-2016
Replies: 4,557
Views: 1,300,153
Posted By Dektol Dan
Little Rider

Leica Monochrom, 2.8 Summaron:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/7433/12543317923_8c14f8d178_h.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 03-15-2016
Replies: 467
Views: 36,015
Posted By Dektol Dan
Odd Couple

Canon 10D:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2902/14590412705_6436b939e3_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 03-14-2016
Replies: 467
Views: 36,015
Posted By Dektol Dan
Woman and Man

Leica X1:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/707/22479062317_59078277aa_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 03-14-2016
Replies: 74
Views: 4,198
Posted By Dektol Dan
Meteor Crater AZ

Lumix Point & Shoot:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/6/5516/13945632657_06f405cb29_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 03-13-2016
Replies: 467
Views: 36,015
Posted By Dektol Dan
I heard you...

Leica X1:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1678/24505952934_acb99d3b87_o.jpg
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 03-10-2016
Replies: 461
Views: 94,710
Posted By Dektol Dan
Little Ducks?

Leica Monochrome, 2.8 Summaron:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/7559/15701154001_73b80ebb7e_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 03-09-2016
Replies: 407
Views: 71,870
Posted By Dektol Dan
Wickenburg

Canon 40D, Sigma 17-70:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1518/24882065075_460efc4d56_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 03-06-2016
Replies: 44
Views: 3,057
Posted By Dektol Dan
Zombie Dolls

Monochrom, 2.8 Summaron:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/7501/15701151421_86f92f0f0a_o.jpg
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 03-06-2016
Replies: 461
Views: 94,710
Posted By Dektol Dan
Fatigues

Monochrom, 2.8 Summaron:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1611/24021169414_69390496f5_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 03-02-2016
Replies: 340
Views: 44,363
Posted By Dektol Dan
Tuba City Laundromat

Leica M6, 28mm Zeiss Biogon, Kodval VC Porta:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2941/15292221275_cae66e82f7_o.jpg
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 02-27-2016
Replies: 253
Views: 30,224
Posted By Dektol Dan
Well,

That's how I shoot, BUT knowing what makes a composition is necessary for editing the best from the better.
Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 02-25-2016
Replies: 238
Views: 44,751
Posted By Dektol Dan
One More

from Scottsdale:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1492/24796348930_007b391abe_o.jpg
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 02-25-2016
Replies: 77
Views: 4,986
Posted By Dektol Dan
Talent a Gift?

Sid, there is no such thing as 'talent', if there is one, it means
that you have some sort of psychological immunity, or 'gift'
of tolerance to failure.

Such is practice, but advancement at a craft...
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 02-24-2016
Replies: 253
Views: 30,224
Posted By Dektol Dan
My Take

I don't know how you post processed, but just comparing pixels mimicking 'grain' signature, the SL rules the day.

The SL almost has the old Monochrom look to it, something the new Mono lacks. The...
Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 02-23-2016
Replies: 238
Views: 44,751
Posted By Dektol Dan
X X X

Scottsdale Arabian...
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 02-21-2016
Replies: 9
Views: 2,910
Posted By Dektol Dan
Same thing

happened to me. It takes forever to download, there is nothing presented that says that it has finished installing. I let it go almost 40 minutes, shut down an rebooted. All was well.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 02-20-2016
Replies: 72
Views: 8,895
Posted By Dektol Dan
I Too

Am running for President as a Republican.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-19-2016
Replies: 375
Views: 52,015
Posted By Dektol Dan
Little One

Leica X1:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1701/24796346490_30d4118951_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-09-2016
Replies: 768
Views: 327,581
Posted By Dektol Dan
Luke Airshow

Canon 40D, Sigma 17-70:

B-17:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1701/24297641493_f3db943604_o.jpg




Avenger:
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-09-2016
Replies: 768
Views: 327,581
Posted By Dektol Dan
Not a Cat, but Piston-ed

Lockeheed PV1 Ventura:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1575/24295691123_dd96d252d6_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-09-2016
Replies: 768
Views: 327,581
Posted By Dektol Dan
David: Got it, thanks!

David:

Got it, thanks!
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-09-2016
Replies: 768
Views: 327,581
Posted By Dektol Dan
Piston Engines Only?

In a way I can see your point, I have never considered any Japanese motorcycle a vintage or 'classic', but a car 20 years old is a classic to some.

It's odd that I don't remember seeing any gliders...
Forum: Photography General Interest 02-08-2016
Replies: 5,460
Views: 483,561
Posted By Dektol Dan
Mexico

Canon 10D:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1619/24855798326_cb88fa3f43_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-07-2016
Replies: 255
Views: 39,146
Posted By Dektol Dan
Me

Leica Monochrom, 2.8 Summaron:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1651/24021169444_f2b53407b9_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-07-2016
Replies: 768
Views: 327,581
Posted By Dektol Dan
Landing Balloon

Canon 540:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1569/24255214363_9572faaa92_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-07-2016
Replies: 321
Views: 53,278
Posted By Dektol Dan
Wickenburg

Canon 10D:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1518/24882065075_460efc4d56_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-07-2016
Replies: 768
Views: 327,581
Posted By Dektol Dan
Davis Montham

Canon...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-04-2016
Replies: 68
Views: 5,754
Posted By Dektol Dan
Dark and Still

Leica X 1:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/7699/18120819162_ef45dfa171_b.jpg
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 02-02-2016
Replies: 5,248
Views: 786,559
Posted By Dektol Dan
Mono Zombies

2.8 Summaron:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/7501/15701151421_86f92f0f0a_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-02-2016
Replies: 112
Views: 11,476
Posted By Dektol Dan
Work

Canon 5D, Zeiss 35mm:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/4/3938/15587346762_04d03c599d_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-01-2016
Replies: 74
Views: 4,198
Posted By Dektol Dan
Take Your Pick

Olympus OM 1, 28mm, Porta:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/9/8567/15512364583_7154543f2c_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-30-2016
Replies: 1,555
Views: 275,458
Posted By Dektol Dan
Chugga Chugga

Leica Mono, 2.8 Summaron:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1519/24540941022_60a642b57a_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-29-2016
Replies: 1,076
Views: 290,188
Posted By Dektol Dan
Another Chopper

Notice the 'seat'.

Leica Monchrom, 2.8 Summaron:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1513/24567112021_705738cdf0_o.jpg
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 01-28-2016
Replies: 5,248
Views: 786,559
Posted By Dektol Dan
More Barrett

More from the...
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 01-27-2016
Replies: 5,248
Views: 786,559
Posted By Dektol Dan
'16 Barrett Jackson

I've been shooting this event for years, sadly it isn't as fun as it used to be. I miss the hob-nobing with successful buyers and sellers and smoking cigars with same. That was a tradition. The crowd...
Forum: Photography General Interest 01-22-2016
Replies: 96
Views: 5,562
Posted By Dektol Dan
Good Trade?

I swapped my new M2R for a three year old Triumph TR3 sports car.
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 01-20-2016
Replies: 84
Views: 30,446
Posted By Dektol Dan
Film is What It Is

Just like with music, start with analog for the record, digital for reproduction.

What digital can match the tonal/color gradations here?...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 01-17-2016
Replies: 4,557
Views: 1,300,153
Posted By Dektol Dan
Biker Babe

Leica Monochrom, 4.5 21mm Biogon:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/9/8721/17216935001_bd7f4e4808_o.jpg
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 01-12-2016
Replies: 36
Views: 3,392
Posted By Dektol Dan
Bronica Love?

I own three Bronicas and 4 Nikkors. I did one shoot with a friend's old 500c.

I like both, my main Bronica complaint is the shutter quack. It's so loud birds fly away, babies cry, and women duck for...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-09-2016
Replies: 2
Views: 616
Posted By Dektol Dan
And the Winner Is?

Leica Monochrom, 2.8 Summaron:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/7576/15517664358_902626aae4_b.jpg
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 01-09-2016
Replies: 17
Views: 2,830
Posted By Dektol Dan
Why?

Bill, I'm probably almost as old as you (is that possible?) and was in the old man's darkroom by the age of 8.

I got into film scanning in the 90's and never went back to the dark room. In '96 the...
Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 01-07-2016
Replies: 238
Views: 44,751
Posted By Dektol Dan
Giant Lemon

X1:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1705/24235489625_c84bd1085c_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-06-2016
Replies: 29
Views: 1,866
Posted By Dektol Dan
One Eyed Jesus

Leica Monochrom, 2.8 Summaron:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/6/5480/10765474345_4f5950c7cd_b.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-01-2016
Replies: 142
Views: 8,741
Posted By Dektol Dan
Lubby Dubby

Leica M6, 35mm 2.8 Biogon, Ektar:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/753/22186850683_c228e2ed32_b.jpg
Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 12-31-2015
Replies: 238
Views: 44,751
Posted By Dektol Dan
Pretty

I'm homesick for the North.
Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 12-26-2015
Replies: 238
Views: 44,751
Posted By Dektol Dan
Emily

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1609/23845157272_d4440e66d7_o.jpg
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 12-26-2015
Replies: 611
Views: 140,843
Posted By Dektol Dan
Fair

Leica M4, '49 Summitar, Porta:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2339/2059840313_c0722e535a_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-24-2015
Replies: 245
Views: 28,315
Posted By Dektol Dan
Wrist Watch

Adidas wrist watch

Leica X1:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1609/23845157272_d4440e66d7_o.jpg
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 12-23-2015
Replies: 47
Views: 4,852
Posted By Dektol Dan
Two Answers?

Bill:

1. Setting the ISO on a digital is like choosing a film type.

2. Forget all the other options and shoot like a film camera
using the best of your old skills.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-19-2015
Replies: 768
Views: 327,581
Posted By Dektol Dan
99

https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/7002/13331921023_ca2c81ab62_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-17-2015
Replies: 321
Views: 53,278
Posted By Dektol Dan
Shadow Refection

https://c2.staticflickr.com/4/3887/15107901291_3652120761_b.jpg
Forum: Frank Jackson on Street Photography 12-16-2015
Replies: 137
Views: 14,914
Posted By Dektol Dan
Now

Leica M6, 2.8 35mm Biogon, Porta:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/243/446342170_ae3efde3bc_o.jpg 1024) {this.width=1024;this.alt='Click here to see a large version';}" onmouseover="if(this.alt)...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 12-15-2015
Replies: 36
Views: 3,770
Posted By Dektol Dan
5d?

I will never quit mine. I much prefer it to many cameras new and old. Cameras, old and new are like guitars. I prefer my old Tele to everything new. Go ahead and enjoy a newer model with better low...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-15-2015
Replies: 68
Views: 5,754
Posted By Dektol Dan
Dry Life

Leica Monochrom, 2.8 Summaron:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/7467/15874627521_bae165bb15_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-15-2015
Replies: 268
Views: 31,734
Posted By Dektol Dan
Place and Face

Leica Monohrom, 2.8 Summaron:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/4/3955/15679324586_405a274d89_b.jpg


Leica M6, 50mm Summicron, Porta:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/7310/16342000559_b77d3f1422_o.jpg
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 12-12-2015
Replies: 7
Views: 1,329
Posted By Dektol Dan
Amen

Be patient.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-11-2015
Replies: 1,501
Views: 193,954
Posted By Dektol Dan
Home Boy Oscar

Leica IIIc, Nikkor 3.5 35mm:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2935/14046317861_9cdc37ecff_b.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-11-2015
Replies: 768
Views: 327,581
Posted By Dektol Dan
Trainer

Leica M6, 35mm 2.8 Zeiss Biogon, Porta:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/4/3783/13331923463_87627d1a39_c.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-10-2015
Replies: 768
Views: 327,581
Posted By Dektol Dan
A couple more

Leica M6, 2.8 Zeiss Biogon, Porta:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2852/13331773995_3ec81cfcff_b.jpg




https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/7301/13332160404_121ebf131c_b.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-10-2015
Replies: 88
Views: 9,630
Posted By Dektol Dan
Flare Thee Well

https://c2.staticflickr.com/4/3865/14590398875_2ea83f41ab_b.jpg
Forum: Frank Jackson on Street Photography 12-09-2015
Replies: 91
Views: 7,145
Posted By Dektol Dan
Waiting

Leica Monochrom, 2.8 Summaron:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/7481/15083703363_937d68c8de_b.jpg 1024) {this.width=1024;this.alt='Click here to see a large version';}" onmouseover="if(this.alt)...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-09-2015
Replies: 22
Views: 2,748
Posted By Dektol Dan
Interview

Leica M6, 2.8 Zeiss Biogon, Ektar

https://c2.staticflickr.com/6/5783/22819178611_40cae36928_b.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-09-2015
Replies: 768
Views: 327,581
Posted By Dektol Dan
Great History!

Thanks for the link!
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-08-2015
Replies: 768
Views: 327,581
Posted By Dektol Dan
Trainer

Leica M6, 35mm 2.8 Biogon, Porta

https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/7021/13331774755_cd138b615b_c.jpg
Forum: Frank Jackson on Street Photography 12-07-2015
Replies: 157
Views: 17,269
Posted By Dektol Dan
Lemur Trainer

Leica Monochrom, 2.8 35mm Summaron:

https://c2.staticflickr.com/6/5607/15517183889_0be899db34_c.jpg 1024) {this.width=1024;this.alt='Click here to see a large version';}" onmouseover="if(this.alt)...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-07-2015
Replies: 437
Views: 172,977
Posted By Dektol Dan
Bridge to Nowhere Oak Creek

https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2941/15423218385_61de097e11_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-07-2015
Replies: 518
Views: 93,349
Posted By Dektol Dan
Dear Raid

You're getting better man! In the last batch you've got some prize winners!!!
Forum: Frank Jackson on Street Photography 12-06-2015
Replies: 93
Views: 11,366
Posted By Dektol Dan
Long as Tall

https://c2.staticflickr.com/4/3849/14762588080_394def154d_o.jpg 1024) {this.width=1024;this.alt='Click here to see a large version';}" onmouseover="if(this.alt) this.style.cursor='pointer';"...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-05-2015
Replies: 65
Views: 5,529
Posted By Dektol Dan
Saxxx

https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2093/2066248188_745c180801_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-04-2015
Replies: 65
Views: 5,529
Posted By Dektol Dan
Optional Focus

Leica IIIc, 3.5 35mm Summaron, Ektar

https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/7575/15467663528_db259edee1_o.jpg
Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 12-04-2015
Replies: 238
Views: 44,751
Posted By Dektol Dan
Doughnut X Girl

https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/652/22883986232_0ab9ab1b79_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-03-2015
Replies: 1,194
Views: 167,999
Posted By Dektol Dan
Minimus Packardnis

https://c2.staticflickr.com/4/3900/15110548522_ef3f428bfd_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-01-2015
Replies: 112
Views: 15,539
Posted By Dektol Dan
Monument Valley

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Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 12-01-2015
Replies: 461
Views: 94,710
Posted By Dektol Dan
My Go To

Monochrom and Summaron again:

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Forum: Digital M Reported Problems - all Models 11-29-2015
Replies: 41
Views: 8,149
Posted By Dektol Dan
Amen

Having brand new major brand SD cards fail after only one or two outings, assuming the faith and performance that you have in them and their maker's claims is misguided. At the beginning of the shoot...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-27-2015
Replies: 17
Views: 2,700
Posted By Dektol Dan
Horse Surfing

Leica M6, 2.8 35mm Biogon, Ektar

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Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 11-24-2015
Replies: 5,248
Views: 786,559
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Vince Our Place is a Mess!

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Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 11-24-2015
Replies: 5,248
Views: 786,559
Posted By Dektol Dan
Date Palm

2.8 Summaron

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Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 11-24-2015
Replies: 5,248
Views: 786,559
Posted By Dektol Dan
New Product Commentary

The gentleman is selling his 'Double Quarter Pounder with Cheese' for $5 a copy. I bought the single for $2.50.

I'd rather have the ME than the 240, thank you!

Shot with old MM which I like better...
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 11-19-2015
Replies: 166
Views: 18,366
Posted By Dektol Dan
Yay!

A camera for the skilled photographer!!
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-17-2015
Replies: 427
Views: 63,237
Posted By Dektol Dan
Sure!

His other eye is glass!
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-17-2015
Replies: 427
Views: 63,237
Posted By Dektol Dan
One Eyed Contact

Leica Mono, 2.8 Summaron:

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Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 11-16-2015
Replies: 238
Views: 44,751
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Three More from the X

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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-15-2015
Replies: 20
Views: 1,649
Posted By Dektol Dan
Four Corners, Arizona Quad

Anasazi Wash

Leica M6, 2.8 28mm Zeiss Biogon, Porta:

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Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 11-13-2015
Replies: 238
Views: 44,751
Posted By Dektol Dan
More Xs

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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-08-2015
Replies: 132
Views: 12,199
Posted By Dektol Dan
Breakfast Menu?

Leica M6, 2.8 35mm Zeiss Biogon, Ektar:

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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-06-2015
Replies: 319
Views: 35,568
Posted By Dektol Dan
Rodeo Stairs

Leica M6, 25mm Zeiss 2.8 Biogon, Ektar:

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Forum: Leica SL 10-24-2015
Replies: 184
Views: 15,951
Posted By Dektol Dan
Donald Drumpf

That's his father's original last name. By reading this blog I have decided that the new SL must be the Donald Trump of the new cameras.

I want one.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-21-2015
Replies: 268
Views: 31,734
Posted By Dektol Dan
The Weight/Wait

Leica Mono, 35mm 2.8 Summaron

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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-20-2015
Replies: 65
Views: 5,418
Posted By Dektol Dan
Boring

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Forum: Optics Theory - 10-15-2015
Replies: 79
Views: 6,887
Posted By Dektol Dan
Okay, I read this up to here.....

My take is that a lens, or combination thereof, that mimics the aberrations of a single multi-form jell lens, gives the greatest 3D
illusion.

The End.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-14-2015
Replies: 17
Views: 2,049
Posted By Dektol Dan
Frisbee Golf

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Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 10-13-2015
Replies: 8
Views: 1,167
Posted By Dektol Dan
101

Beginning photography rule #2, depth of field.

Focus 1/3 in 2/3 out. The measure of same marked on the lens works well enough for rapid shooting judgment.

That is, focus 1/3 into the subject for...
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