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Forum: SLRs - the unRF 2 Days Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 801
Posted By Timmyjoe
Nice piece, thanks for sharing. Best, -Tim

Nice piece, thanks for sharing.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: 120 / 220 film RF's 4 Days Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 139
Posted By Timmyjoe
Worst case scenario, I have taken cheap drugstore...

Worst case scenario, I have taken cheap drugstore reading glasses and popped out the lenses (usually plastic) and carved & filed them down to make diopters for some of my older, more obscure cameras....
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 6 Days Ago
Replies: 75
Views: 4,485
Posted By Timmyjoe
http://www.timcarrollphotography.com/Forums/RainSk...

http://www.timcarrollphotography.com/Forums/RainSky.jpg
Nikon Z6 - W-Nikkor 3.5cm f1.8

Best,
-Tim
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 6 Days Ago
Replies: 398
Views: 65,242
Posted By Timmyjoe
http://www.timcarrollphotography.com/Forums/Yellow...

http://www.timcarrollphotography.com/Forums/Yellow1.jpg
Nikon Z6 - W-Nikkor 3.5cm f1.8

Best,
-Tim
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 6 Days Ago
Replies: 213
Views: 32,993
Posted By Timmyjoe
http://www.timcarrollphotography.com/Forums/RainCa...

http://www.timcarrollphotography.com/Forums/RainCar.jpg
Nikon Z6 - W-Nikkor 3.5cm f1.8

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 6 Days Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 1,068
Posted By Timmyjoe
For me it was simple, I shot for 30+ years with...

For me it was simple, I shot for 30+ years with 35mm film cameras before I got my first digital. I'm comfortable with the lenses I had acquired and thought in those focal lengths. I tried a Leica M8...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 1 Week Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 336
Posted By Timmyjoe
Thanks for sharing this article jsrocket. Always...

Thanks for sharing this article jsrocket. Always loved the CCD sensor in the M9 and M Monochrom. Glad I have one of each.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 1 Week Ago
Replies: 27
Views: 886
Posted By Timmyjoe
I think it's pretty cool. Best, -Tim

I think it's pretty cool.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 1 Week Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 234
Posted By Timmyjoe
Once my developer and fixer are mixed, they go...

Once my developer and fixer are mixed, they go into the freezer until they are at 67ºF in the summer (the time in the development tank raises the temp to 68ºF or 69ºF). I'm fortunate that my tap...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 1 Week Ago
Replies: 54
Views: 1,036
Posted By Timmyjoe
I think everyone else has covered what I would...

I think everyone else has covered what I would suggest. Hewes stainless steel reels are what I currently use and I find them very easy to load. Like David, I started out using a Patterson tank back...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 1 Week Ago
Replies: 93
Views: 2,544
Posted By Timmyjoe
Wow, some really beautiful images...

Wow, some really beautiful images folks.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 1 Week Ago
Replies: 48
Views: 1,395
Posted By Timmyjoe
Well that didn't work. Brought the 4x5 camera and...

Well that didn't work. Brought the 4x5 camera and didn't shoot a frame with it. Had a Leica M4 and got so busy running around, whenever I got to take a picture for myself, it was just so much easier...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 48
Views: 1,395
Posted By Timmyjoe
"Spray and Pray Baby, Spray and Pray" 30 frames...

"Spray and Pray Baby, Spray and Pray"

30 frames per second is almost like shooting a 16mm movie, just pick the best frame.

I think you're just getting old Bill. ;)

I know as I'm getting older I'm...
Forum: Photography General Interest 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 276
Posted By Timmyjoe
When my son was seven, he looked at the back of...

When my son was seven, he looked at the back of my Canon A-1 and told me it was broken. When I asked him why he thought it was broken, he pointed at the square black center piece on the back, (where...
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 699
Posted By Timmyjoe
I've got one of those, it works okay, but I'm not...

I've got one of those, it works okay, but I'm not a big fan.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Photography General Interest 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 276
Posted By Timmyjoe
HA!!! That's hilarious. I had no idea what you...

HA!!! That's hilarious. I had no idea what you meant by "red room" as I've never watched Stranger Things, but it is funny how kids these days don't know about things that were popular "not that long...
Forum: Scanners / Scanner Software 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 372
Posted By Timmyjoe
Are you using a Mac? The reason I ask is that...

Are you using a Mac? The reason I ask is that many years ago I would get weird results like that from a Nikon film scanner, and a Nikon tech told me, on a Mac, that occasionally something would get...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 248
Posted By Timmyjoe
As long as you are loading your 4x5 into the...

As long as you are loading your 4x5 into the Mod54 rack, putting the rack onto the center hollow Patterson column, placing the Mod54/Film/Center Column into the Patterson tank, and putting the...
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 510
Posted By Timmyjoe
Thanks for posting that FPJ, I had not seen much...

Thanks for posting that FPJ, I had not seen much of her color work. That is really something.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 248
Posted By Timmyjoe
I've got the Patterson/Mod54 set up and just used...

I've got the Patterson/Mod54 set up and just used it to process some 4x5 Tri-X 320. As mentioned above, by pre-washing the film in clear water first you can remove the anti-halation backing. I load...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 325
Posted By Timmyjoe
Hogarth, Nice review. Picked up a Voigtlander...

Hogarth,

Nice review. Picked up a Voigtlander VCII a couple months ago for my M4 and really love it. Had been using a hand meter or guessing exposure before that. It's changed the way I shoot the...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 43
Views: 1,115
Posted By Timmyjoe
I'm with Richard, bring an F as opposed to either...

I'm with Richard, bring an F as opposed to either the FM3A or F3. Although I don't own an FM3A, so I'm no expert on that camera. But I do own an F and used to own a pristine, low mileage F3HP that...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 283
Views: 11,560
Posted By Timmyjoe
Are they going to be selling them in...

Are they going to be selling them in un-plated/un-painted brass like that? That would be pretty cool.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 51
Views: 1,519
Posted By Timmyjoe
I've done this before with an M4 & M3, but I...

I've done this before with an M4 & M3, but I found that I use the camera with B&W 95% of the time, so I stopped carrying the other one.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 42
Views: 1,125
Posted By Timmyjoe
Funny you should mention that. Been a Nikon guy...

Funny you should mention that. Been a Nikon guy for almost thirty years now, both my rangefinder sets are Nikon based, so naturally, what's the first two 4x5 lenses I acquire? Couple of Nikkor-W's. I...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 42
Views: 1,125
Posted By Timmyjoe
I'm a "bigger is better" photographer when it...

I'm a "bigger is better" photographer when it comes to film, but not for digital. For many of the reasons you have listed above, none of my digital cameras is over 24MP, and I only have one of those,...
Forum: Nikon Mirrorless 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 456
Posted By Timmyjoe
I use a Z6 and a Leica M digital. They are very...

I use a Z6 and a Leica M digital. They are very different cameras. One is basically an SLR shooting experience, and one is a Rangefinder shooting experience.

It depends on what you are looking for....
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 24
Views: 534
Posted By Timmyjoe
That's really beautiful...

That's really beautiful Keith.


http://www.timcarrollphotography.com/Forums/Moon2.jpg

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Photography General Interest 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 40
Views: 1,131
Posted By Timmyjoe
Great article. I love it that they left the...

Great article. I love it that they left the cameras on the moon surface.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 616
Views: 15,571
Posted By Timmyjoe
Beautifully touching Peter. Best, -Tim

Beautifully touching Peter.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 334
Posted By Timmyjoe
Great article Stephen, thanks for sharing...

Great article Stephen, thanks for sharing it.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 616
Views: 15,571
Posted By Timmyjoe
I really love this portrait Peter. Beautifully...

I really love this portrait Peter. Beautifully done.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 83
Views: 21,085
Posted By Timmyjoe
This image was taken by Mason Resnick during a...

This image was taken by Mason Resnick during a class taught by Garry in 1976.

http://www.photogs.com/bwworld/winogrand_inaction_550.jpg

Garry can be seen with a Leica M4 and the Canon 28mm f2.8,...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 07-11-2019
Replies: 51
Views: 1,830
Posted By Timmyjoe
Wonderful video, thanks for sharing...

Wonderful video, thanks for sharing that.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Kodak Retina and Ektra Rangefinders 07-11-2019
Replies: 22
Views: 2,058
Posted By Timmyjoe
Thanks Colton. Best, -Tim

Thanks Colton.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Kodak Retina and Ektra Rangefinders 07-11-2019
Replies: 22
Views: 2,058
Posted By Timmyjoe
Thanks mothertrucker. The following day the sky...

Thanks mothertrucker.

The following day the sky turned more dramatic.

http://www.timcarrollphotography.com/Forums/SmokeyAnsel2.jpg
Medalist II with sheet film back, Ilford FP4+, Rodinal

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Kodak Retina and Ektra Rangefinders 07-10-2019
Replies: 22
Views: 2,058
Posted By Timmyjoe
Love the colors on those two shots...

Love the colors on those two shots Colton.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Kodak Retina and Ektra Rangefinders 07-10-2019
Replies: 22
Views: 2,058
Posted By Timmyjoe
So I was Ansel Adams-ing with the Medalist II and...

So I was Ansel Adams-ing with the Medalist II and the sheet film back last year in the Great Smokey Mountains. Okay, I was failing at Ansel Adams-ing in the Great Smokey Mountains, but I did have...
Forum: Chris Crawford 07-08-2019
Replies: 119
Views: 4,937
Posted By Timmyjoe
Congratulations, that's really cool Chris. Happy...

Congratulations, that's really cool Chris. Happy for you both.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 07-07-2019
Replies: 221
Views: 49,942
Posted By Timmyjoe
Hey Chrism, really nice work. Is it true that you...

Hey Chrism, really nice work. Is it true that you used an AF-S Nikkor 28 - 300 for many of the above shots? I had never heard of that lens. You seem to be making it work really well with your F6....
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 07-07-2019
Replies: 42
Views: 1,203
Posted By Timmyjoe
I'm on and off with "always carry". But those...

I'm on and off with "always carry". But those weeks when I'm "on", I carry a Leica M4 with a 35mm lens and Tri-X. That's how I see the world.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Photography General Interest 07-05-2019
Replies: 39
Views: 940
Posted By Timmyjoe
Agree 150% Best, -Tim

Agree 150%

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Nikon Mirrorless 07-04-2019
Replies: 5
Views: 465
Posted By Timmyjoe
I've got Canon FD glass that I've used on...

I've got Canon FD glass that I've used on mirrorless digital in the past and it works fine. Don't currently have an adapter for the Z6, but I see no reason why it shouldn't work well.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Leica Screw Mount Copies 07-01-2019
Replies: 1
Views: 360
Posted By Timmyjoe
Making of a Nikkor-SC 5cm f1.4 LTM lens

In an Atlantic article Peter reference in another thread, was this image of a Japanese technician assembling what appears to be a Nikkor-SC 5cm f1.4 LTM lens....
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-29-2019
Replies: 1,093
Views: 291,900
Posted By Timmyjoe
When I was MUCH younger, this was my 1994 Honda...

When I was MUCH younger, this was my 1994 Honda 125 GP race bike, at Blackhawk Farms race track.

http://www.timcarrollphotography.com/Forums/BHF1.jpg
Canon TX, FD 50mm f1.8SC, Kodacolor

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-28-2019
Replies: 42
Views: 3,216
Posted By Timmyjoe
I realize this is a really old thread, but just a...

I realize this is a really old thread, but just a couple weeks ago I got a VCII meter for my M4. I gotta say, I'm loving it. Am working on a project with the M4 where I'm shooting a lot of the new...
Forum: Canon Leica Screw Mount Film Rangefinders 06-25-2019
Replies: 124
Views: 47,396
Posted By Timmyjoe
Just shooting a test to see how the lens performs...

Just shooting a test to see how the lens performs on my M4. I like it.

http://www.timcarrollphotography.com/Forums/Can35f2a.jpg
Leica M4 w/Canon 35mm f2.0 LTM lens &...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 06-25-2019
Replies: 14
Views: 768
Posted By Timmyjoe
Yeah, rem-jet will totally screw up a normal...

Yeah, rem-jet will totally screw up a normal color film processing machine. It's like this really fine charcoal powder that coats one side of the film. When it gets wet it starts sloshing off, and...
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 06-22-2019
Replies: 9
Views: 471
Posted By Timmyjoe
Authorized Photo Service was the Nikon Service...

Authorized Photo Service was the Nikon Service center in the Midwest before Nikon cut back on service centers. They do good work and probably still can service the FM2N. You can see info on them at...
Forum: Nikon RF 06-22-2019
Replies: 21
Views: 796
Posted By Timmyjoe
You're welcome Jan. One note, this is the Amedeo...

You're welcome Jan. One note, this is the Amedeo adapter you need:

https://shop.cameraquest.com/nikon-contax-rangefinder-lens-adapters/amedeo-nikon-rangefinder-mount-to-leica-m-mount-adapter/

In...
Forum: Nikon RF 06-21-2019
Replies: 21
Views: 796
Posted By Timmyjoe
If you've got Nikon RF glass Helen, you might...

If you've got Nikon RF glass Helen, you might consider a Z6. Their price has been coming down, and I find it a real joy to shoot with the Nikkor glass. The camera has the usual diopter adjustment...
Forum: Nikon RF 06-21-2019
Replies: 21
Views: 796
Posted By Timmyjoe
Helen, I don't know of an adapter that will mate...

Helen,

I don't know of an adapter that will mate Nikon RF lenses to a Nikon Df DSLR. The flange focal distance for the Rangefinder lenses is too short for the SLR cameras because of the swinging...
Forum: Nikon RF 06-21-2019
Replies: 21
Views: 796
Posted By Timmyjoe
I've been using all my Nikon S mount rangefinder...

I've been using all my Nikon S mount rangefinder lenses on my Nikon Z6 and have been very happy with the results. Get yourself an Amedeo adapter (Nikon S to Leica M) and then a Leica M to Nikon Z...
Forum: Photography General Interest 06-21-2019
Replies: 5
Views: 470
Posted By Timmyjoe
WOW!!! Thanks for posting Raid. Best, -Tim

WOW!!!

Thanks for posting Raid.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 06-20-2019
Replies: 20
Views: 2,367
Posted By Timmyjoe
Just picked up a VC II, man is it ever tiny. Only...

Just picked up a VC II, man is it ever tiny. Only been using it a short while, on an M4, and so far I really like it. I can read it without my reading glasses on (something I couldn't do with the...
Forum: Nikon Mirrorless 06-19-2019
Replies: 21
Views: 2,479
Posted By Timmyjoe
I was not aware that the 50mm Dual-Range...

I was not aware that the 50mm Dual-Range Summicron would not work on the digital M cameras. Are you referring to the new digital M's, or even the older M Monochrom CCD and M9?

And what makes them...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-19-2019
Replies: 434
Views: 61,672
Posted By Timmyjoe
Leica Monochrom M Marengo,...

Leica Monochrom M
Marengo, Illinois

http://www.timcarrollphotography.com/Forums/Church.jpg

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Nikon Mirrorless 06-19-2019
Replies: 21
Views: 2,479
Posted By Timmyjoe
Maybe I'm just late to the party on this one, but...

Maybe I'm just late to the party on this one, but I just discovered that with the Z6 and a Leica M to Nikon Z adapter (and an LTM to M adapter) you can use the Nikkor-SC 5cm f1.4 LTM lens as more or...
Forum: Scale Focus 35's 06-18-2019
Replies: 10
Views: 776
Posted By Timmyjoe
Welcome to the forum, and nice work with the...

Welcome to the forum, and nice work with the little gem.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Photography General Interest 06-17-2019
Replies: 15
Views: 1,161
Posted By Timmyjoe
Hey Rob, Thanks for sharing that, that was really...

Hey Rob, Thanks for sharing that, that was really cool.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 06-16-2019
Replies: 61
Views: 2,360
Posted By Timmyjoe
Very cool Godfrey. Thanks for sharing with...

Very cool Godfrey. Thanks for sharing with us.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Scanners / Scanner Software 06-15-2019
Replies: 69
Views: 1,929
Posted By Timmyjoe
Just keeping my fingers crossed that my Nikon...

Just keeping my fingers crossed that my Nikon Coolscan 9000 keeps chugging out the scans. The quality is fine for me, and it covers the film formats I still shoot.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Photography General Interest 06-15-2019
Replies: 111
Views: 3,795
Posted By Timmyjoe
Well that would explode my computer. My old Mac...

Well that would explode my computer. My old Mac Pro struggles with a card full of 24MP images.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-13-2019
Replies: 1,093
Views: 291,900
Posted By Timmyjoe
And finally, when we moved back to the midwest,...

And finally, when we moved back to the midwest, where the roads are unfortunately too straight, with too many stop signs & stop lights, this became the go-to ride. Wonderful low end torque, enjoyable...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-13-2019
Replies: 1,093
Views: 291,900
Posted By Timmyjoe
For a ride a bit more on the tame side, this did...

For a ride a bit more on the tame side, this did nicely.

http://www.timcarrollphotography.com/Forums/Bike002.jpg
2006 Triumph Thruxton

Best,
-Tim
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-13-2019
Replies: 1,093
Views: 291,900
Posted By Timmyjoe
This bike got my heart beating faster just...

This bike got my heart beating faster just looking at it. Then once you swung your leg over and took it thru the mountain passes in the Cascades in Oregon, Wow, just...
Forum: Photography General Interest 06-11-2019
Replies: 12
Views: 512
Posted By Timmyjoe
Back in the '70s I was working two jobs, one at a...

Back in the '70s I was working two jobs, one at a fast food joint and one in a darkroom, and we had two "not nice" tricks we always pulled on the new employees. Telling them to mop the freezer at the...
Forum: Photography General Interest 06-11-2019
Replies: 24
Views: 878
Posted By Timmyjoe
For me it would come down to what lenses you have...

For me it would come down to what lenses you have for each camera. I'd match the film type to the particular lens you're using on each. Summilux 50 ASPH would get color, older Nikkors would get B&W....
Forum: Photography General Interest 06-10-2019
Replies: 60
Views: 1,457
Posted By Timmyjoe
Hi Helen, Sorry to hear the GRIII ain't jellin'....

Hi Helen,

Sorry to hear the GRIII ain't jellin'. As a stand alone, I'm not a fan of 28mm. When covering an event, teaming a 28mm with an 85mm, that I like. But to have just a 28mm, and not doing...
Forum: Nikon RF 06-10-2019
Replies: 47
Views: 1,794
Posted By Timmyjoe
I agree with you that lens is butt-ugly, but man...

I agree with you that lens is butt-ugly, but man I love the way it renders. And the head bartender had them at a REALLY GOOD price, so I picked one up. It doesn't regularly live on the S2, and...
Forum: Nikon RF 06-10-2019
Replies: 47
Views: 1,794
Posted By Timmyjoe
Nice review Huss. I think, being how old these...

Nice review Huss. I think, being how old these cameras are, individual camera condition comes into play. My S2 was overhauled by DAG and is a joy to shoot. My M3 finder is a bit brighter, but I like...
Forum: Photography General Interest 06-04-2019
Replies: 9
Views: 398
Posted By Timmyjoe
Very nice Brian, some great shots and interesting...

Very nice Brian, some great shots and interesting story. Congratulations.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Nikon RF 06-02-2019
Replies: 431
Views: 81,886
Posted By Timmyjoe
Love using this lens on the Nikon Z6, even when...

Love using this lens on the Nikon Z6, even when shooting toward the sun, it still performs nicely.

http://www.timcarrollphotography.com/Forums/19BGPP.jpg
Nikon Z6 w/Nikkor 3.5cm f1.8 rangefinder...
Forum: Nikon Mirrorless 05-31-2019
Replies: 3
Views: 519
Posted By Timmyjoe
Thanks for posting Huss. Did your camera have one...

Thanks for posting Huss. Did your camera have one of the serial numbers that Nikon was saying was a problem?
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-30-2019
Replies: 8
Views: 489
Posted By Timmyjoe
Ditto . . .

Ditto . . .
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 05-28-2019
Replies: 213
Views: 32,993
Posted By Timmyjoe
A little rain is not always a bad...

A little rain is not always a bad thing:

http://www.timcarrollphotography.com/Forums/Rain6.jpg

http://www.timcarrollphotography.com/Forums/Rain5.jpg

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Chris Crawford 05-27-2019
Replies: 2,547
Views: 368,435
Posted By Timmyjoe
Really love this work Chris. Sweetwater has very...

Really love this work Chris.

Sweetwater has very good prices on very good equipment. I strongly prefer dealing with them as opposed to Guitar Center. Bought my son's drum set from them as well as a...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-27-2019
Replies: 38
Views: 1,122
Posted By Timmyjoe
I've got a black paint MP advance lever on my...

I've got a black paint MP advance lever on my black chrome M6 TTL, I think it looks fine.

http://www.timcarrollphotography.com/Forums/StealthGW.jpg

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 05-25-2019
Replies: 82
Views: 3,085
Posted By Timmyjoe
The lens choice was the only thing about the...

The lens choice was the only thing about the package that I thought was okay. Not exactly my choice, but I've been using a 28mm/85mm, two lens combination for years and it really works for me. Of...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 05-24-2019
Replies: 82
Views: 3,085
Posted By Timmyjoe
Gotta say, that one really doesn't work for me....

Gotta say, that one really doesn't work for me. "Butt Ugly" as we used to say as kids.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 05-19-2019
Replies: 27
Views: 1,350
Posted By Timmyjoe
Used to cover motorcycle road racing from mid...

Used to cover motorcycle road racing from mid 1990's to mid 2000's. That's when all the major racing organizations started clamping down on images and video. Their logic, which I do not agree with,...
Forum: Nikon Mirrorless 05-18-2019
Replies: 21
Views: 2,479
Posted By Timmyjoe
Saw that Huss. Was fortunate in that my Z6 serial...

Saw that Huss. Was fortunate in that my Z6 serial number wasn't effected.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Nikon Mirrorless 05-18-2019
Replies: 21
Views: 2,479
Posted By Timmyjoe
Hi, sorry I didn't list the adapters used. The...

Hi, sorry I didn't list the adapters used. The adapter attached to the Nikon Z6 was a "no name", probably made in China, Leica M to Nikon Z adapter.

To that adapter, the Leica M lenses mounted...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 05-17-2019
Replies: 59
Views: 1,925
Posted By Timmyjoe
I use a handheld incident meter with my older...

I use a handheld incident meter with my older film cameras, but not really with any digital camera. I find chimping for exposure to be faster than hand held metering.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Photo Software 05-15-2019
Replies: 34
Views: 1,106
Posted By Timmyjoe
Realized that after I typed it. Thanks.

Realized that after I typed it. Thanks.
Forum: Photo Software 05-15-2019
Replies: 34
Views: 1,106
Posted By Timmyjoe
I'm confused. I have Photoshop CS1, CS3 and CS6,...

I'm confused. I have Photoshop CS1, CS3 and CS6, all stand alone. Is Adobe trying to say that software is illegal? If so, they are welcome to pry it from my cold dead fingers, as they say. I don't...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 05-15-2019
Replies: 58
Views: 1,871
Posted By Timmyjoe
Always loved this shot Helen. Just acquired an...

Always loved this shot Helen. Just acquired an LTM 35 Canon f2 and having quite a good time with it on an M4.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-15-2019
Replies: 123
Views: 2,978
Posted By Timmyjoe
And if ... tariff threats from this past weekend,...

And if ... tariff threats from this past weekend, that'll add 25% to the price of iPhones and some other smartphones sold here in the States. I think that will put a big damper on smartphone...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 05-15-2019
Replies: 58
Views: 1,871
Posted By Timmyjoe
I'm with trix4ever on this. Nice small lens, tack...

I'm with trix4ever on this. Nice small lens, tack sharp on center even wide open, sharpens on edges as stopped down, and renders "old school" or "classic", i.e. lower contrast. I like lower contrast...
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-14-2019
Replies: 44
Views: 1,346
Posted By Timmyjoe
I'm with you on the "too much" gear B-9....

I'm with you on the "too much" gear B-9. Suffering from the same issue. Not sure if I could sell so much of it off though.

The F-100 is a nice camera, and the 50mm f1.4D is a nice lens, and they...
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 05-14-2019
Replies: 8
Views: 482
Posted By Timmyjoe
Had the same lens, in the same condition, and...

Had the same lens, in the same condition, and even though I used hydrogen peroxide to clean up and kill all the fungus, the fungus had eaten/destroyed the coating on the surfaces between the lens...
Forum: RFF News 05-13-2019
Replies: 15
Views: 1,695
Posted By Timmyjoe
Ken was always such a gentleman and honest...

Ken was always such a gentleman and honest dealer. First visited his store in 1992 when I was living in NYC. Bought my last camera from him this past July. Godspeed Mr. Hansen.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 05-11-2019
Replies: 21
Views: 842
Posted By Timmyjoe
Gaffer's is the best. The hood on a Nikon 70-200...

Gaffer's is the best. The hood on a Nikon 70-200 f2.8 can get knocked loose easily when the camera is hanging by your side and you're on the run. And it costs $48 each time to replace. So the back of...
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-01-2019
Replies: 10
Views: 694
Posted By Timmyjoe
Okay, that was fun. Thanks for posting. Since...

Okay, that was fun. Thanks for posting.

Since we're a rangefinder forum, let's see if we can identify the rangefinder and lens the gentleman was using back in...
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 04-30-2019
Replies: 124
Views: 51,859
Posted By Timmyjoe
That price seems to be comparable to a full CLA...

That price seems to be comparable to a full CLA for most rangefinders by Don.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 04-30-2019
Replies: 124
Views: 51,859
Posted By Timmyjoe
I've had Don do multiple Leica M's, Barnack's and...

I've had Don do multiple Leica M's, Barnack's and Nikon rangefinders over the years and he has always done excellent work and stood behind his repairs. Didn't know he did Contax cameras, but I guess...
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 04-30-2019
Replies: 124
Views: 51,859
Posted By Timmyjoe
Bald Mountain Camera Repair is Ken Ruth, and he...

Bald Mountain Camera Repair is Ken Ruth, and he has retired.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Scanners / Scanner Software 04-30-2019
Replies: 58
Views: 24,173
Posted By Timmyjoe
Not sure why these old threads keep popping back...

Not sure why these old threads keep popping back to the top of the lists. But since it's here, one update from my Coolscan 9000 workflow. Similar to what BLKRCAT posted in 2016, I'm finding I get...
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-30-2019
Replies: 1
Views: 217
Posted By Timmyjoe
Great Article about Doug Mills

I found this to be a very interesting read:

Meet the Photographer Donald Trump Can’t Shut Up About...
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 04-29-2019
Replies: 6
Views: 344
Posted By Timmyjoe
Not completely clear on what you are asking, but...

Not completely clear on what you are asking, but if you have a camera that you would like to add a diopter to, I wouldn't mess with the optics currently in the viewfinder, I would add an optic on the...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 04-29-2019
Replies: 68
Views: 1,645
Posted By Timmyjoe
Not me, I own cameras to make images, and a...

Not me, I own cameras to make images, and a limited edition digital Leica won't make any better images than the base model it's created from. Wouldn't waste the money, even if I had it.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 04-29-2019
Replies: 652
Views: 55,940
Posted By Timmyjoe
I hear you Godfrey. Last week I was able to get...

I hear you Godfrey. Last week I was able to get out on the Beemer in the midst of our insane spring weather (multiple 70ºF days, then a major snowstorm, repeat). Was commenting to my wife that when...
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-28-2019
Replies: 3
Views: 261
Posted By Timmyjoe
He was probably shooting f8 or maybe f11 in his...

He was probably shooting f8 or maybe f11 in his street images, maybe using a 35mm or 28mm, which, if he focused at about 3 feet, would give him a depth of field probably down to a foot and a...
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 04-26-2019
Replies: 5
Views: 387
Posted By Timmyjoe
Lucky you.

Lucky you.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 04-25-2019
Replies: 826
Views: 140,348
Posted By Timmyjoe
Throw back Thursday. Found a bunch of old...

Throw back Thursday. Found a bunch of old Ektachrome slides I shot back in the Spring of 1986 with my Canon TX. Was a grad student at the time at Ohio University and a local bike shop decided to hold...
Forum: Canon Rangefinders - Peter Dechert and Peter Kitchingman 04-24-2019
Replies: 85
Views: 25,728
Posted By Timmyjoe
Tom posted this 10 years ago. I do miss him. My...

Tom posted this 10 years ago. I do miss him.

My take on the three Canon rangefinder lenses I own:

Canon 28mm f2.8 Chrome -- Good lens, mine's sharp on center, even wide open - has veiling flare...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 04-24-2019
Replies: 34
Views: 1,361
Posted By Timmyjoe
For High School Sports (a real exercise in...

For High School Sports (a real exercise in available darkness), those f2.8 apertures were a godsend on the telephotos. But boy were they heavy. My current "ideal kit" is a mirrorless body with an...
Forum: FSU Former Soviet Union RF 04-23-2019
Replies: 2
Views: 311
Posted By Timmyjoe
Hey Steve, you've got a lot of abandoned gas...

Hey Steve, you've got a lot of abandoned gas stations and Motor Lodges in New Mexico. Especially the old Rt. 66 strip thru Tucumcari. Been there numerous times since 2006 and always find it...
Forum: Canon Leica Screw Mount Film Rangefinders 04-22-2019
Replies: 3
Views: 554
Posted By Timmyjoe
Hi Manuel, Congratulation on your new...

Hi Manuel,

Congratulation on your new acquire.

The Canon 35mm f1.8 LTM lens is truly a gem. I've been using one for a little over a year and find it to be tack sharp in the center when shot wide...
Forum: Nikon RF 04-20-2019
Replies: 45
Views: 1,861
Posted By Timmyjoe
Never used the SP or S3, but do love using my S2....

Never used the SP or S3, but do love using my S2. As mentioned above, I like the focus wheel for my wider lenses, 21mm, 35mm, 50mm, makes fine tuning focus simple, but it doesn't really work on the...
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 04-18-2019
Replies: 7
Views: 498
Posted By Timmyjoe
Very interesting, thanks for sharing. Best, -Tim

Very interesting, thanks for sharing.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 04-17-2019
Replies: 176
Views: 19,617
Posted By Timmyjoe
Hey Ian, how long have you been shopping at...

Hey Ian, how long have you been shopping at Glazer's? That was a blast from the past. I used to deal with a guy there named Bill, but we all called him Captain Canon because he was a nut on all the...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 04-17-2019
Replies: 27
Views: 1,569
Posted By Timmyjoe
Just a follow up on the lens Bill is discussing...

Just a follow up on the lens Bill is discussing in the original post. Using an Amedeo adapter, I put my Voigtlander 50mm f3.5 Heliar on an M-9 Monochrom to see just how sharp it was wide open on the...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 04-17-2019
Replies: 113
Views: 25,703
Posted By Timmyjoe
Using an Amedeo adapter, I put my Voigtlander...

Using an Amedeo adapter, I put my Voigtlander 50mm f3.5 Heliar on an M-9 Monochrom to see just how sharp it was wide open on the Leica. Below are the results, both shot wide open. The first was shot...
Forum: 120 / 220 film RF's 04-17-2019
Replies: 677
Sticky: 6x9 photos Only
Views: 241,847
Posted By Timmyjoe
Experiment with expired 6.5 x 9 Kodak Super-XX...

Experiment with expired 6.5 x 9 Kodak Super-XX sheet film from late 1930's in Medalist II from...
Forum: Photo Software 04-16-2019
Replies: 20
Views: 952
Posted By Timmyjoe
Thanks for the heads-up Lynn. Apple did a similar...

Thanks for the heads-up Lynn. Apple did a similar thing with iOS a few years ago, but did it under the radar, and numerous iPhone/iPad apps were disabled with the new iOS because of the change (can't...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 04-15-2019
Replies: 94
Views: 2,928
Posted By Timmyjoe
Heartbroken

Heartbroken
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-14-2019
Replies: 36
Views: 948
Posted By Timmyjoe
I think you're onto something chipgreenberg. I...

I think you're onto something chipgreenberg. I know from my own experience that when I'm making images that I'm really happy with, GAS goes out the window. But when I'm in a slow period, making...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 04-13-2019
Replies: 62
Views: 11,776
Posted By Timmyjoe
Very helpful, Thanks. Best, -Tim

Very helpful, Thanks.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 04-13-2019
Replies: 113
Views: 25,703
Posted By Timmyjoe
Bringing an old thread back to life. I've had the...

Bringing an old thread back to life. I've had the S-mount version of the Voigtlander 50mm f3.5 Heliar for a couple of months now and really like it. Don't know about the hype, but the lens is super...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 04-13-2019
Replies: 62
Views: 11,776
Posted By Timmyjoe
If I may ask, what frame lines does the 40mm...

If I may ask, what frame lines does the 40mm Nokton VM lens bring up on a Leica Rangefinder like an M4? 50mm, 35mm, what frame lines show up in the viewfinder of a Leica M film camera when this lens...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 04-13-2019
Replies: 121
Views: 3,568
Posted By Timmyjoe
I have a long working relationship with Dwayne's,...

I have a long working relationship with Dwayne's, which is why I send my color film to them. There are places in Chicago where I could have it developed, but I try to support businesses that have...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 04-12-2019
Replies: 121
Views: 3,568
Posted By Timmyjoe
In total agreement with you on this, love the Df...

In total agreement with you on this, love the Df and find it to be a great "in between" camera; a bridge between film/digital.

Also really loving the Ektachrome revival and it's causing me to shoot...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 04-12-2019
Replies: 14
Views: 841
Posted By Timmyjoe
From my understanding, F6 cameras are made in...

From my understanding, F6 cameras are made in limited batches, only when needed. Maybe there is still some stock floating around somewhere in the world and Nikon doesn't feel the need to crank out...
Forum: Nikon RF 04-09-2019
Replies: 4
Views: 353
Posted By Timmyjoe
I've been using that iPhone app for a number of...

I've been using that iPhone app for a number of years now. I have found that I get the most accurate readings when using an incandescent light source, not an LED light source. My understanding is...
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 04-08-2019
Replies: 264
Views: 16,718
Posted By Timmyjoe
Godspeed Roger. RIP.

Godspeed Roger. RIP.
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 04-07-2019
Replies: 35
Views: 1,292
Posted By Timmyjoe
I agree that as I age, simplicity is becoming...

I agree that as I age, simplicity is becoming more and more a way of life. I think I'd also throw "familiarity" into that equation. I didn't start out with rangefinder cameras, but with SLR's. For...
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-04-2019
Replies: 14
Views: 344
Posted By Timmyjoe
My Mom got a Brownie Reflex Synchro for her...

My Mom got a Brownie Reflex Synchro for her birthday back in the 1940's and used that for taking pictures of her girlfriends, her boyfriend (eventually my Dad), and our young family thru the 1950's....
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 04-03-2019
Replies: 8
Views: 330
Posted By Timmyjoe
In the past I've traveled with an 11" MacBook...

In the past I've traveled with an 11" MacBook Air, and a portable hard drive (USB). I usually import the images into the MBA and then export the RAW files to a folder on the portable hard drive....
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 04-03-2019
Replies: 27
Views: 1,569
Posted By Timmyjoe
Wha ya talkin'...

Wha ya talkin' 'bout?

http://www.timcarrollphotography.com/Forums/Z6w50Heliar.jpg

You don't think that's what Nikon had in mind when their Industrial Design folks were mocking up the Z6? ...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 04-03-2019
Replies: 27
Views: 1,569
Posted By Timmyjoe
Hey Bill, picked up a 50/3.5 Voigtlander S Heliar...

Hey Bill, picked up a 50/3.5 Voigtlander S Heliar for my Nikon S2 a few weeks ago when the head bartender had them on sale for $299. Couldn't be happier with it. Also use it with the Nikon Z6. Really...
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 04-02-2019
Replies: 264
Views: 16,718
Posted By Timmyjoe
OMG, I am so sorry. I love Roger, not only for...

OMG, I am so sorry. I love Roger, not only for the knowledge he so generously shared with us here on the forum, but also for his wit, which will be so missed.

Sending positive energy your way...
Forum: Nikon RF 04-01-2019
Replies: 23
Views: 1,089
Posted By Timmyjoe
While I wait for my Ektachrome to return from...

While I wait for my Ektachrome to return from Dwayne's, here's a shot from last week with my Nikon Rangefinder lens (3.5cm f1.8) on a Nikon body...
Forum: Canon Leica Screw Mount Film Rangefinders 03-31-2019
Replies: 50
Views: 2,116
Posted By Timmyjoe
That is definitely the ugliest damn camera I've...

That is definitely the ugliest damn camera I've ever laid eyes on. GLWS!

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Photography General Interest 03-31-2019
Replies: 119
Views: 2,110
Posted By Timmyjoe
Hey Huss, yeah I've seen those, but I'd like to...

Hey Huss, yeah I've seen those, but I'd like to buy a new chrome body SP, without the lens, as I already have the lens, and I'm a shooter, not a collector, so a black body is of no use to me. And I'd...
Forum: Photography General Interest 03-31-2019
Replies: 119
Views: 2,110
Posted By Timmyjoe
A brand new Nikon SP would be sweet. Best, -Tim

A brand new Nikon SP would be sweet.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Nikon Mirrorless 03-31-2019
Replies: 8
Views: 987
Posted By Timmyjoe
Ken, I think that adapter may work on certain...

Ken, I think that adapter may work on certain Nikon S mount lenses, but not on the 50mm f1.4 and other lenses that don't have a focus helical built in. I wonder if Amedeo will ever make an adapter...
Forum: Nikon Mirrorless 03-30-2019
Replies: 8
Views: 987
Posted By Timmyjoe
There isn't a direct adapter that I know of, but...

There isn't a direct adapter that I know of, but I'm using the Amedeo Nikon RF to Leica M mount adapter, and then a Leica M to Nikon Z adapter, and I'm happy to say all the Nikon RF lenses work with...
Forum: Nikon RF 03-30-2019
Replies: 23
Views: 1,089
Posted By Timmyjoe
Shot some Ektachrome in the S2 this past week....

Shot some Ektachrome in the S2 this past week. It's off to Dwayne's for processing. If I get any good ones, I'll post.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Nikon Mirrorless 03-30-2019
Replies: 35
Views: 1,667
Posted By Timmyjoe
Congratulations. Been using a Z6 for a couple...

Congratulations. Been using a Z6 for a couple months now, with an Amedeo adapter and a Nikon Z to Leica M adapter, and my old Nikon Rangefinder Nikkors. Really a joy to shoot.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Travel 03-22-2019
Replies: 154
Views: 5,224
Posted By Timmyjoe
That is really cool tsiklonaut. Love your images,...

That is really cool tsiklonaut. Love your images, the black & white is beautiful.

Have done the motorcycle travel here in the States, but not internationally. Glad to hear the vibrations haven't...
Forum: Nikon Mirrorless 03-19-2019
Replies: 21
Views: 2,479
Posted By Timmyjoe
You'll probably be good with the 35mm & 50mm...

You'll probably be good with the 35mm & 50mm lenses, and possibly the 28mm, maybe even the 25mm. The 21mm might be dodgy, especially wide open, as far as edge to edge sharpness.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 03-13-2019
Replies: 48
Views: 1,334
Posted By Timmyjoe
Congratulations to the both of you. That's really...

Congratulations to the both of you. That's really awesome.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 03-13-2019
Replies: 5,283
Views: 795,194
Posted By Timmyjoe
Congratulations, that is really cool. Best, -Tim

Congratulations, that is really cool.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Nikon RF 03-13-2019
Replies: 23
Views: 1,089
Posted By Timmyjoe
HA!!! To be honest, this has been the worst...

HA!!!

To be honest, this has been the worst winter I can remember, possibly in my lifetime. Never had to deal with so much ice everywhere. Sidewalks, Driveways, Streets, Parking lots, you name it....
Forum: Leica Monochrom - All M Models 03-13-2019
Replies: 11
Views: 899
Posted By Timmyjoe
Congratulations. It's really fun shooting B&W...

Congratulations. It's really fun shooting B&W digitally. And the M9M renders beautifully.

Have fun with it.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 03-13-2019
Replies: 176
Views: 10,091
Posted By Timmyjoe
I'd be interested in trying the Voigtlander 35mm...

I'd be interested in trying the Voigtlander 35mm f2 Ultron "Vintage" lens as I always found the Leica 35mm Summicron ASPH rendered too "heavy" for my tastes, too much contrast. Always liked the...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 03-13-2019
Replies: 10
Views: 433
Posted By Timmyjoe
Last year I found some Kodak Super-XX film that...

Last year I found some Kodak Super-XX film that had expired in 1941. Shot a frame with it, and stand processed it in Rodinal. Here's the resultant...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 03-12-2019
Replies: 30
Views: 1,525
Posted By Timmyjoe
My own experience, the blue cover lowered the...

My own experience, the blue cover lowered the price in resale. I found a pristine, high serial number M3 SS at a steal of a price, and I think the price was so low because it wasn't selling with it's...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 03-10-2019
Replies: 81
Views: 14,066
Posted By Timmyjoe
Yeah, I hear you Huss, but then you wouldn't have...

Yeah, I hear you Huss, but then you wouldn't have the joy of using a Nikon RF. And you couldn't pick a better time to consider buying one, I see three listed in the Classifieds just in the last...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 03-09-2019
Replies: 81
Views: 14,066
Posted By Timmyjoe
Just picked up one of these in Nikon S mount for...

Just picked up one of these in Nikon S mount for the ridiculously low price of $299 from the head bartender. It performs quite sweetly on my Nikon Z6 with Amedeo/Leica M adapter. Looking forward to...
Forum: Nikon Mirrorless 03-09-2019
Replies: 21
Views: 2,479
Posted By Timmyjoe
Just popped a Voigtlander S-Heliar 50mm f3.5...

Just popped a Voigtlander S-Heliar 50mm f3.5 "Vintage" (Nikon S mount) on the Z6 to see how it stacked up against the Nikon Nikkor-SC 5cm f1.4. From f3.5 with each lens, the Nikkor almost held it's...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 03-06-2019
Replies: 9
Views: 447
Posted By Timmyjoe
I've got an S2 that gives up the ghost when it's...

I've got an S2 that gives up the ghost when it's out in 25ºF weather for more than twenty minutes. I compensate by putting the neck strap around my neck (something I rarely do) and keeping the camera...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 03-05-2019
Replies: 234
Views: 21,125
Posted By Timmyjoe
The Romance of Friday Night...

The Romance of Friday Night Lights.

http://www.timcarrollphotography.com/Forums/Romance1.jpg
Rollei 35 (German), Tri-X

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Nikon Mirrorless 03-01-2019
Replies: 21
Views: 2,479
Posted By Timmyjoe
Huss, the one lens that I was most concerned...

Huss, the one lens that I was most concerned about was the Voigtlander SC Skopar 21mm f4.0 (Nikon S mount). I did test that at infinity, and the vignetting was the same (and could easily be corrected...
Forum: Nikon Mirrorless 02-28-2019
Replies: 21
Views: 2,479
Posted By Timmyjoe
How different rangefinder lenses perform on Nikon Z6

I searched the internet for over a month, trying to find information on how different rangefinder lenses performed on Full Frame mirrorless cameras. There was quite a bit of info available for how...
Forum: Nikon Mirrorless 02-28-2019
Replies: 8
Views: 405
Posted By Timmyjoe
IBIS is "In Body Image Stabilization", it's built...

IBIS is "In Body Image Stabilization", it's built into some mirrorless camera bodies.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Nikon Mirrorless 02-28-2019
Replies: 8
Views: 405
Posted By Timmyjoe
Yes I was surprised. Always thought that stuff...

Yes I was surprised. Always thought that stuff was kind of a marketing gimmick. Also, didn't realize it worked with dumb adapters, but it seems to.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Nikon Mirrorless 02-28-2019
Replies: 8
Views: 405
Posted By Timmyjoe
Either my hands are steadier or IBIS really works

Either my hands have gotten much steadier in my old age (doubtful), or IBIS really works.

Was playing around with a Nikon Z6 yesterday, with a stack of Leica M to Nikon Z adapter, and Amedeo Nikon S...
Forum: Nikon Mirrorless 02-25-2019
Replies: 7
Views: 628
Posted By Timmyjoe
Hey Lynn, You were asking for some photos with...

Hey Lynn,

You were asking for some photos with the Nikon 1 32mm f1.2 lens. It's a fantastic lens, when it works. Used the Nikon 1 V2 on assignments for a couple of years(fantastic size and form...
Forum: Photography General Interest 02-25-2019
Replies: 15
Views: 487
Posted By Timmyjoe
Wow Peter, smart kid! That's really...

Wow Peter, smart kid! That's really cool.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-23-2019
Replies: 234
Views: 21,125
Posted By Timmyjoe
Suburban...

Suburban Chicago

http://www.timcarrollphotography.com/Forums/BlueBurb4.jpg
Rollei 35 (German), Tri-X

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 02-22-2019
Replies: 24
Views: 3,331
Posted By Timmyjoe
Hey Huss, I remember that issue with the camera...

Hey Huss, I remember that issue with the camera not focusing to infinity thru a window with early point-n-shoot autofocus cameras. Can't remember the details, but somehow the AF sensor senses the...
Forum: Nikon RF 02-22-2019
Replies: 20
Views: 712
Posted By Timmyjoe
I've got an S2, not an S3, but I find it really a...

I've got an S2, not an S3, but I find it really a joy to use. I love the little knurled/toothed focus wheel for fine focusing, and the viewfinder is just so bright and clear. Hope you get to use that...
Forum: Nikon RF 02-22-2019
Replies: 20
Views: 712
Posted By Timmyjoe
Well in theory, you could take a Nikon Z7/Z6 and...

Well in theory, you could take a Nikon Z7/Z6 and the Nikon F adapter and use the 50mm f1.4 G lens, then take the same camera body, with an Amedeo adapter, and a Novaflex Leica M to Nikon Z adapter,...
Forum: Nikon RF 02-22-2019
Replies: 20
Views: 712
Posted By Timmyjoe
So Raid, just out of curiosity, what are you...

So Raid, just out of curiosity, what are you using the 50mm Millenium lens on? Amedeo adapter? Mirrorless?

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 02-22-2019
Replies: 31
Views: 929
Posted By Timmyjoe
Don't have an M-240, and sold my 35mm summicron...

Don't have an M-240, and sold my 35mm summicron ASPH, but shots of the moon are shots of the moon. Although I certainly wouldn't choose that camera and lens combo for the job, unless you're in the...
Forum: Nikon RF 02-22-2019
Replies: 20
Views: 712
Posted By Timmyjoe
I have an original 5cm f1.4 (actually I have...

I have an original 5cm f1.4 (actually I have three, one Tokyo LTM, one Japan LTM, and one Japan S-mount) and love them all. But they are not Summiluxes. I own a pre-asph Summilux and it is sharper...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 02-21-2019
Replies: 27
Views: 872
Posted By Timmyjoe
My Dad would have been 90 this year. Just like...

My Dad would have been 90 this year. Just like the WWII vets, the Korean vets are all passing on now. So many lives and stories will be forgotten.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 02-21-2019
Replies: 27
Views: 872
Posted By Timmyjoe
That is a beautifully done painting. Thanks for...

That is a beautifully done painting. Thanks for sharing it.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 02-20-2019
Replies: 27
Views: 872
Posted By Timmyjoe
Thanks for the kind responses. Peter, that was...

Thanks for the kind responses.

Peter, that was very good of you to help the Korean vet. There were so many South Koreans who fought and died during the war (police action).

Garret, love those...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-20-2019
Replies: 33
Views: 1,245
Posted By Timmyjoe
:D:D:D:D:D:D:D

:D:D:D:D:D:D:D
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 02-20-2019
Replies: 154
Views: 17,029
Posted By Timmyjoe
It looks like Michael still has that Zeiss...

It looks like Michael still has that Zeiss Distagon 35mm f/1.4 on his M6TTL. Did you convince him to try the Ultron?

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 02-20-2019
Replies: 27
Views: 872
Posted By Timmyjoe
Thanks for the kind words from everyone. Larry,...

Thanks for the kind words from everyone.

Larry, my Dad was 1st Marine Division and he too rarely talked about the war, but you're right, one of the few things he talked about was how cold it was at...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 02-19-2019
Replies: 27
Views: 872
Posted By Timmyjoe
A walk with DDD & my Dad

Almost 70 years ago, my Dad, a 21 year old US Marine, and his Marine Division buddies fought the North Koreans & Chinese at the Chosin Reservoir during one of the coldest winters in Korean history....
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-19-2019
Replies: 24
Views: 779
Posted By Timmyjoe
You're right, McDonalds are everywhere. But the...

You're right, McDonalds are everywhere. But the stand alone McDonalds, the ones with the parking lots, not attached to other buildings, those are usually...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-19-2019
Replies: 24
Views: 779
Posted By Timmyjoe
OMG a stand alone McDonalds. Doesn't get more...

OMG a stand alone McDonalds. Doesn't get more suburban than that.

Great work everyone.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 02-19-2019
Replies: 47
Views: 2,174
Posted By Timmyjoe
Everyone says cameras are tools, and I like to...

Everyone says cameras are tools, and I like to use tools that feel comfortable in the hand, work intuitively, are reliable, and produce the results I'm looking for. Whether it's a Vaughan finish...
Forum: RFF News 02-19-2019
Replies: 31
Views: 1,270
Posted By Timmyjoe
What ya gonna do? Best, -Tim

What ya gonna do?

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 02-19-2019
Replies: 61
Views: 2,363
Posted By Timmyjoe
Plus-X would make me VERY, VERY HAPPY! We'll see...

Plus-X would make me VERY, VERY HAPPY!

We'll see how it goes.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 02-19-2019
Replies: 2,125
Views: 591,411
Posted By Timmyjoe
Out shooting today in the snow with my DDD...

Out shooting today in the snow with my DDD camera/lens combo.

http://www.timcarrollphotography.com/Forums/DuncanSnow.jpg

Best,
-Tim
Forum: 120 film RF Folders 02-18-2019
Replies: 17
Views: 705
Posted By Timmyjoe
David, Having the same issue with a Kodak Duo...

David,

Having the same issue with a Kodak Duo 620. Couple things I discovered. First, by taking a Q-tip with a little bit of toothpaste on it, I was able to polish the red windows (the Duo 620 has...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-17-2019
Replies: 24
Views: 779
Posted By Timmyjoe
Tim, that bear is pretty scary. Doesn't seem to...

Tim, that bear is pretty scary. Doesn't seem to have much fear of humans.

Tom, OMG, especially the cul-de-sac, a feature of every suburb I can remember.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-16-2019
Replies: 24
Views: 779
Posted By Timmyjoe
Very nice folks. Can't wait to see...

Very nice folks.

Can't wait to see more.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Scale Focus 35's 02-16-2019
Replies: 544
Views: 137,933
Posted By Timmyjoe
Morning...

Morning Commute:

http://www.timcarrollphotography.com/Forums/BlueBurb35.jpg
Rollei 35 (German Tessar) w/Tri-X

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Nikon Historical Society 02-16-2019
Replies: 131
Views: 116,879
Posted By Timmyjoe
Thanks. I was able to obtain an Amedeo adapter...

Thanks. I was able to obtain an Amedeo adapter and tried it with my Leica M to Nikon 1 adapter on a Nikon 1 V2, and it worked spectacularly with all my lenses, including the 3.5cm f1.8 and 2.1cm f4....
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 02-15-2019
Replies: 36
Views: 1,527
Posted By Timmyjoe
Just stumbled across a used version 1 online at...

Just stumbled across a used version 1 online at B&H, for a lower price than the version 2 that Igor is selling. (Aside: I've also done business with Igor on a number of occasions and he is top...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 02-15-2019
Replies: 36
Views: 1,527
Posted By Timmyjoe
Igor's Camera in Ohio has had one of these,...

Igor's Camera in Ohio has had one of these, (second version I believe) for sale for quite some time now. Looks beautiful, but out of my price range, maybe someone here would be interested. (I have no...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 02-15-2019
Replies: 32
Views: 1,059
Posted By Timmyjoe
Tried Iridient Developer's RAW sharpening tools...

Tried Iridient Developer's RAW sharpening tools on a DNG file from a first generation Leica M Monochrom. I've always thought the files from that camera were very sharp and detailed right out of the...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 02-14-2019
Replies: 32
Views: 1,059
Posted By Timmyjoe
Thanks for pointing me to Iridient Developer....

Thanks for pointing me to Iridient Developer. Solves a big problem I've had with my travel MacBook Air which is stuck running MacOS 10.7. Most new cameras made after 2013 can't have their RAW files...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 02-13-2019
Replies: 32
Views: 1,059
Posted By Timmyjoe
It does Bill, thanks. Best, -Tim

It does Bill, thanks.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 02-13-2019
Replies: 32
Views: 1,059
Posted By Timmyjoe
I'm locked out of the Lightroom upgrades because...

I'm locked out of the Lightroom upgrades because I refuse to go "subscription base" with Adobe. But that Iridient Developer sounds interesting. When I go to their web site, I see the standard...
Forum: 120 / 220 film RF's 02-13-2019
Replies: 101
Views: 3,279
Posted By Timmyjoe
I'm looking for something similar to B-9 and in...

I'm looking for something similar to B-9 and in my searching, I've come across information about the shutters on the Fuji 645,670,690 cameras. Information I've found says the shutters need to be...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 02-13-2019
Replies: 0
Views: 303
Posted By Timmyjoe
Who Makes ReraChrome 100 ISO E6 Slide Film?

Title says most of it.

I remember seeing somewhere that ReraPan 100 B&W film was just relabeled film from another manufacturer. Can't remember exactly who.

Was wondering if anyone know who makes...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 02-13-2019
Replies: 188
Views: 11,809
Posted By Timmyjoe
Thanks Dave and Paul. Ektachrome really does...

Thanks Dave and Paul.

Ektachrome really does make the blues POP!!!

Same in Lynn's images where you can see the ocean in the background, that deep blue and some green, I love it.

Best,
-Tim
Forum: Scanners / Scanner Software 02-12-2019
Replies: 58
Views: 1,812
Posted By Timmyjoe
Have my Nikon Coolscan hooked up to a 2004...

Have my Nikon Coolscan hooked up to a 2004 PowerMac G4 running NikonScan and Vuescan. Really like Vuescan for B&W work, and the point focus option. Use NikonScan for color work and in particular,...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 02-12-2019
Replies: 188
Views: 11,809
Posted By Timmyjoe
How about some Ice & Snow to counteract Lynn's...

How about some Ice & Snow to counteract Lynn's Sunny Beaches.

First Roll, Nikon...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 02-11-2019
Replies: 2,125
Views: 591,411
Posted By Timmyjoe
I'm with Greg, shoot it as it is. It's beautiful,...

I'm with Greg, shoot it as it is. It's beautiful, and the chips in the vulcanite give it character. And as one who has also chipped off all the vulcanite on an M2, that is no fun at all.

But do...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-11-2019
Replies: 24
Views: 779
Posted By Timmyjoe
Morning...

Morning Commute

http://www.timcarrollphotography.com/Forums/BlueBurb35.jpg
Rollei 35 w/Tri-X

Best,
-Tim
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