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Forum: Photo Books / Mags / Articles / Blogs 1 Day Ago
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Posted By Michael Markey
Photography and The American Road Trip : The Open...

Photography and The American Road Trip : The Open Road .
David Campany (Aperture).

Jim Marshall : Show Me The Picture .
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 2 Days Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 801
Posted By Michael Markey
Lovely story . Enjoyed and shared. Thanks for...

Lovely story .
Enjoyed and shared.
Thanks for posting.
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 4 Days Ago
Replies: 25
Views: 797
Posted By Michael Markey
Wow that`s brought back memories. I had that book...

Wow that`s brought back memories. I had that book when it was published.
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 4 Days Ago
Replies: 89
Views: 1,331
Posted By Michael Markey
I`m scaling down my gear. My Canon lenses have...

I`m scaling down my gear.
My Canon lenses have gone apart from the 70-200/2.8 and my prime body now is the A7R2 .

I`ve invested in two Batis lenses for it and am very pleased with both weight, image...
Forum: Optics Theory - 5 Days Ago
Replies: 1,867
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Posted By Michael Markey
Contax 139 ,Zeiss 85/1.4...

Contax 139 ,Zeiss 85/1.4 @1.4

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Forum: Optics Theory - 5 Days Ago
Replies: 1,867
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Posted By Michael Markey
Contax 139 , Zeiss 85/1,4...

Contax 139 , Zeiss 85/1,4 @1.4

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Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 5 Days Ago
Replies: 89
Views: 1,331
Posted By Michael Markey
Actually …. that`s a good point John. I remember...

Actually …. that`s a good point John.
I remember when I first came to this site .
It was to read Raid`s review of M lenses .
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 5 Days Ago
Replies: 89
Views: 1,331
Posted By Michael Markey
Hi Raid Whilst I still enjoy using an RF in my...

Hi Raid

Whilst I still enjoy using an RF in my film M`s I`ve grown accustomed to using an EVF in my digital cameras and seeing exposure and depth of field in real time.

If I were to buy a digital...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 6 Days Ago
Replies: 93
Views: 2,544
Posted By Michael Markey
A7R2 Zeiss 40/2...

A7R2 Zeiss 40/2 Batis


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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 1 Week Ago
Replies: 3,021
Views: 480,328
Posted By Michael Markey
A7R2 Zeiss Batis...

A7R2 Zeiss Batis 2/40

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Forum: Photography General Interest 1 Week Ago
Replies: 43
Views: 1,234
Posted By Michael Markey
I`ve not worn a watch for over thirty years or...

I`ve not worn a watch for over thirty years or more .
They seem very popular .
A contact of mine is very into them though.

https://www.instagram.com/the_icono_man/
Forum: Photo Books / Mags / Articles / Blogs 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 822
Posted By Michael Markey
On its way across the pond ...

On its way across the pond ...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 97
Views: 11,966
Posted By Michael Markey
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Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 97
Views: 11,966
Posted By Michael Markey
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Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 97
Views: 11,966
Posted By Michael Markey
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Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 48
Views: 1,395
Posted By Michael Markey
As long as the camera allows me to dictate and...

As long as the camera allows me to dictate and vary my own pace as and when I require I`m happy.
I rarely use burst even when doing action shots (unless I want a sequence) but if I choose to I want a...
Forum: Sigma / Foveon Cameras 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 155
Views: 46,152
Posted By Michael Markey
Nice shots Chris .

Nice shots Chris .
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 379
Views: 52,497
Posted By Michael Markey
A7R2 50Summicron...

A7R2 50Summicron V5

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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 503
Views: 47,282
Posted By Michael Markey
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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 3,021
Views: 480,328
Posted By Michael Markey
Stunt riders . Games of Thrones guys (not that...

Stunt riders .
Games of Thrones guys (not that I`ve ever watched it) .


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Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 42
Views: 1,125
Posted By Michael Markey
Rumours of an increase in mp in the latest...

Rumours of an increase in mp in the latest incarnation of the M10.
Just rumours of course but an M10 with the Q? sensor makes...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 42
Views: 1,125
Posted By Michael Markey
Yes …. they save you carrying more lenses . With...

Yes …. they save you carrying more lenses .
With a high mp camera and a 135 I needn`t carry the large 70-200/2.8.
For me that's a big plus.
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 42
Views: 1,125
Posted By Michael Markey
I`ve had both of those cameras . I still use the...

I`ve had both of those cameras .
I still use the A7R2 almost daily along with a 24mp 5D3 and 42mp Sigma Merrills.


Advantages with the larger sensor …. cropping .
That`s important to me because...
Forum: Sony Alpha / NEX News / General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 822
Posted By Michael Markey
Absolutely .... I`m two generations behind...

Absolutely .... I`m two generations behind .
Still using the A7R2.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 51
Views: 1,830
Posted By Michael Markey
I agree …. this one showed him working on home...

I agree …. this one showed him working on home ground .
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 43
Views: 1,533
Posted By Michael Markey
Ah … thanks . Thought it might be but wasn`t...

Ah … thanks .
Thought it might be but wasn`t sure :)
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 43
Views: 1,533
Posted By Michael Markey
That's nice ….. 240 ?

That's nice ….. 240 ?
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 4 Weeks Ago
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Posted By Michael Markey
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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 198
Views: 10,202
Posted By Michael Markey
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Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 51
Views: 1,830
Posted By Michael Markey
Yes ,all too familiar here in the north. Fog we...

Yes ,all too familiar here in the north.
Fog we called it when we were sent home early from school because you could barely see your hand in front of your face.
I guess it would be called smog these...
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 334
Posted By Michael Markey
Yes thanks for the post. What a shot Godfrey …. !

Yes thanks for the post.
What a shot Godfrey …. !
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 52
Views: 1,447
Posted By Michael Markey
Agreed . I `ve never understood the hair shirt...

Agreed .
I `ve never understood the hair shirt argument as applied to photography.
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 07-13-2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1,447
Posted By Michael Markey
Still only film M`s with me but the cost of film...

Still only film M`s with me but the cost of film development soon mounts up.
These latest Leica digitals seem a much better proposition than the earlier models.

Enjoy the 262.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 07-11-2019
Replies: 51
Views: 1,830
Posted By Michael Markey
Thanks for that. I`ve seen it previously but it`s...

Thanks for that.
I`ve seen it previously but it`s well worth repeating.
His biography "Unresonable Behaviour " is a good but terrifying read.
From being captured and interrogated by Idi Amin`s police...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 07-10-2019
Replies: 42
Views: 1,203
Posted By Michael Markey
Thanks Nick …. the horse purchase is for a friend...

Thanks Nick …. the horse purchase is for a friend ….. looks like its going to be a long job .
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 07-09-2019
Replies: 42
Views: 1,203
Posted By Michael Markey
I've always used a black Voitlander finder in the...

I've always used a black Voitlander finder in the shoe of the various Richo models I`ve owned over the years.
It makes a big difference.
Forum: Chris Crawford 07-09-2019
Replies: 119
Views: 4,937
Posted By Michael Markey
Pleased for Mack …. you`ve done a good job there...

Pleased for Mack …. you`ve done a good job there Chris .
Forum: Photography General Interest 07-08-2019
Replies: 244
Views: 12,286
Posted By Michael Markey
Yep so do I. BPM4 28 Summicron asph for me .

Yep so do I.
BPM4 28 Summicron asph for me .
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 07-08-2019
Replies: 42
Views: 1,203
Posted By Michael Markey
Yep …. wish I`d have done that today. Out with a...

Yep …. wish I`d have done that today.
Out with a few friends buying a horse , thought I`d just take some static shots so only took an A7r2 and a 50 cron.
Whole job turned into taking riding shots...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 07-07-2019
Replies: 42
Views: 1,203
Posted By Michael Markey
I always have a camera with me although this...

I always have a camera with me although this weekend whilst at an horse event I left it in the car because I was asked to shoot video instead.
Of course sod`s law came into play and I saw a still...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 07-06-2019
Replies: 11
Views: 649
Posted By Michael Markey
That`s interesting , not heard that before...

That`s interesting , not heard that before .
Unfortunately mine starts with 12 :)
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 07-04-2019
Replies: 492
Views: 92,794
Posted By Michael Markey
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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 07-03-2019
Replies: 1,305
Views: 336,169
Posted By Michael Markey
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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 07-03-2019
Replies: 304
Views: 33,609
Posted By Michael Markey
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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 07-03-2019
Replies: 451
Views: 173,759
Posted By Michael Markey
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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 07-01-2019
Replies: 483
Views: 65,134
Posted By Michael Markey
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Forum: Frank Jackson on Street Photography 07-01-2019
Replies: 1,558
Views: 99,274
Posted By Michael Markey
Stewart (Sparrow) late of this...

Stewart (Sparrow) late of this parish.

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Forum: Frank Jackson on Street Photography 07-01-2019
Replies: 1,558
Views: 99,274
Posted By Michael Markey
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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 07-01-2019
Replies: 1,645
Views: 280,349
Posted By Michael Markey
Thanks Murry . They were indeed a lovely car...

Thanks Murry .
They were indeed a lovely car .
All the old Rovers were .
My boss had one
A colleague at work also use to give me a lift home in his Rover 90.
The doors opened the "wrong way" . He...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 07-01-2019
Replies: 47
Views: 2,174
Posted By Michael Markey
I bet . It 28,50.90 with me. Its food for...

I bet .
It 28,50.90 with me.
Its food for thought.
I get on with the Sony cams but wouldn`t say no to a simpler interface.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 07-01-2019
Replies: 1,645
Views: 280,349
Posted By Michael Markey
Thanks Charles …. just clocked it on my way...

Thanks Charles …. just clocked it on my way home.
Stunning condition for 70/71
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 07-01-2019
Replies: 1,645
Views: 280,349
Posted By Michael Markey
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Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 07-01-2019
Replies: 47
Views: 2,174
Posted By Michael Markey
Ah yes ,get that. A 90 has always been my...

Ah yes ,get that.
A 90 has always been my favourite length.

I tend to only use the 70-200 for the horses.

I`ve been giving some thought to a digital M recently which is why I was curious but if I...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 07-01-2019
Replies: 47
Views: 2,174
Posted By Michael Markey
I have there Leica film bodies but for digital...

I have there Leica film bodies but for digital use the glass on an A7R2.
I also use a Canon 5d3 with a 35/1.4 ,90/1,2 but mostly with the ubiquitous 70-200/2.8.


If I went Leica digital I would miss...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-30-2019
Replies: 679
Views: 85,312
Posted By Michael Markey
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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-30-2019
Replies: 1,305
Views: 336,169
Posted By Michael Markey
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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-30-2019
Replies: 1,305
Views: 336,169
Posted By Michael Markey
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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-29-2019
Replies: 679
Views: 85,312
Posted By Michael Markey
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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-26-2019
Replies: 1,305
Views: 336,169
Posted By Michael Markey
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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-26-2019
Replies: 1,305
Views: 336,169
Posted By Michael Markey
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Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 06-26-2019
Replies: 82
Views: 3,085
Posted By Michael Markey
Agreed. I know the argument runs that its good...

Agreed.
I know the argument runs that its good for the bottom line but do they really need to do this.
I mean really …. it does make them look like a bit of a joke.
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 06-26-2019
Replies: 82
Views: 3,085
Posted By Michael Markey
Wow …. looks a lot worse under that light than...

Wow …. looks a lot worse under that light than it did in the Leica vids.
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 06-24-2019
Replies: 25
Views: 986
Posted By Michael Markey
Yep autofocus and simpler designs.

Yep autofocus and simpler designs.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-24-2019
Replies: 3,021
Views: 480,328
Posted By Michael Markey
A7R2 50Summicron...

A7R2 50Summicron V5

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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-24-2019
Replies: 3,021
Views: 480,328
Posted By Michael Markey
5D3 70-200/2.8...

5D3 70-200/2.8 mrk2

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Forum: Help / Feedback forum 06-23-2019
Replies: 41
Views: 1,566
Posted By Michael Markey
Well this thread has caused me to go back and...

Well this thread has caused me to go back and look at the gallery again.
I`ve been missing out …. wonderful collection of shots .
No matter that the tech - obstacles (well phrased Robert) prevent me...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-23-2019
Replies: 1,645
Views: 280,349
Posted By Michael Markey
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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-23-2019
Replies: 1,645
Views: 280,349
Posted By Michael Markey
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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-23-2019
Replies: 379
Views: 52,497
Posted By Michael Markey
5d3 ...

5d3 70-200/2.8

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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-22-2019
Replies: 1,645
Views: 280,349
Posted By Michael Markey
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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-22-2019
Replies: 1,645
Views: 280,349
Posted By Michael Markey
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Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 06-22-2019
Replies: 16
Views: 1,128
Posted By Michael Markey
Didn`t know that it was out on DVD … only way...

Didn`t know that it was out on DVD … only way that I`ll get to see it in the UK.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-21-2019
Replies: 761
Views: 177,846
Posted By Michael Markey
Cafι Cove on the Lancashire coast. a7r2...

Cafι Cove on the Lancashire coast.
a7r2 50cronv5
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Forum: RFF Polls 06-21-2019
Replies: 2,917
Views: 1,782,332
Posted By Michael Markey
Friday evening here in the UK . Shot a load of...

Friday evening here in the UK .
Shot a load of horse pics for a friend today …. so the usual for me.

Had a walk along the beach this evening
Off to a country dog show tomorrow
Forum: Photo Books / Mags / Articles / Blogs 06-19-2019
Replies: 2,407
Views: 350,452
Posted By Michael Markey
Smile That`s good to know I`ll reconsider . I was put...

That`s good to know I`ll reconsider .
I was put off by a bad review …. on Amazon.

" I like Robert Frank’s photographs. After reading the book, I don’t particularly like him. His life is easily...
Forum: Photography General Interest 06-18-2019
Replies: 240
Views: 6,481
Posted By Michael Markey
I found that it worked much better on Chrome than...

I found that it worked much better on Chrome than Firefox so that's what I use.

Don`t use chrome for anything else.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-15-2019
Replies: 3,021
Views: 480,328
Posted By Michael Markey
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Forum: Photography General Interest 06-11-2019
Replies: 108
Views: 2,793
Posted By Michael Markey
That`s why I do it ; that and I don`t like...

That`s why I do it ; that and I don`t like logos.
It`s my only photographic affectation so I`m sticking with it .
Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 06-07-2019
Replies: 115
Views: 5,601
Posted By Michael Markey
So I heard. I`ve been tempted by the SL . I...

So I heard.

I`ve been tempted by the SL .
I currently use my M glass on an A7R2 and happy with it especially the evf .
It`s hard to go back to an RF after using one …. for me.
I do like what I`ve...
Forum: Film vs Digital 06-07-2019
Replies: 42
Views: 1,529
Posted By Michael Markey
Yes , I have that trouble as well.

Yes , I have that trouble as well.
Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 06-07-2019
Replies: 115
Views: 5,601
Posted By Michael Markey
There is an expectation the new SL will have the...

There is an expectation the new SL will have the Q2 sensor
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-06-2019
Replies: 7,427
Views: 3,787,302
Posted By Michael Markey
Very pretty Nick ...

Very pretty Nick ...
Forum: Help / Feedback forum 06-05-2019
Replies: 41
Views: 1,566
Posted By Michael Markey
I`ve just been trying to upload again …. takes...

I`ve just been trying to upload again …. takes ages to respond and even after making the file as small as I can it still rejects it.

Ergo I can`t see the point …. I`d rather post to the threads
Forum: Help / Feedback forum 06-05-2019
Replies: 41
Views: 1,566
Posted By Michael Markey
Not uploaded for a few years so just tried again...

Not uploaded for a few years so just tried again .
I remember now ….. takes a long time to respond and then the images are considered to large so everything has to be resized.
Forum: Help / Feedback forum 06-05-2019
Replies: 41
Views: 1,566
Posted By Michael Markey
Yep …. that`s why I stopped using it .

Yep …. that`s why I stopped using it .
Forum: Photography General Interest 06-05-2019
Replies: 35
Views: 777
Posted By Michael Markey
Yep had a few purges ….. sometimes regretted and...

Yep had a few purges ….. sometimes regretted and bought stuff back but on the whole not.

Never gotten rid of M bodies and M lenses but 35mm slrs and compacts have gone.

Digital I have a dslr and an...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-04-2019
Replies: 1,305
Views: 336,169
Posted By Michael Markey
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Forum: Jim Lager - Leica Historian 05-31-2019
Replies: 22
Views: 1,117
Posted By Michael Markey
I`ve heard it said that George Lucas copied some...

I`ve heard it said that George Lucas copied some of her shots and angles for his Star Wars films.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-31-2019
Replies: 111
Views: 3,552
Posted By Michael Markey
I have both …. differences are minimal although I...

I have both …. differences are minimal although I prefer the auto frame counter on the M3.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 05-30-2019
Replies: 27
Views: 1,350
Posted By Michael Markey
Sad also . Some of the parents and grandparents...

Sad also .
Some of the parents and grandparents told me that they had no pictures of their kids growing up and playing because of this ban.
I hasten to add that it wasn`t a children`s match I was...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 05-29-2019
Replies: 82
Views: 3,085
Posted By Michael Markey
Indeed so . Succinct and correct ,as always Keith.

Indeed so .
Succinct and correct ,as always Keith.
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 05-29-2019
Replies: 82
Views: 3,085
Posted By Michael Markey
I`m not so sure . Perception is everything and in...

I`m not so sure .
Perception is everything and in this day and age it is all too easy to let your reputation slip .
Maybe though its been a corporate decision to be more of a fashion brand in which...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 05-25-2019
Replies: 379
Views: 52,497
Posted By Michael Markey
Nice one Andrea ….

Nice one Andrea ….
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 05-24-2019
Replies: 82
Views: 3,085
Posted By Michael Markey
Not my taste …. pretty awful really but this is...

Not my taste …. pretty awful really but this is how they`re trying to sell it.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EWVB9sib7Sc
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-24-2019
Replies: 240
Views: 6,481
Posted By Michael Markey
Latest news this morning...

Latest news this morning :

https://status.flickr.net/incidents/1ff4d8yqkchl?u=b94xf7v77yyx
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-24-2019
Replies: 240
Views: 6,481
Posted By Michael Markey
They seem to do their customer interface on...

They seem to do their customer interface on Twitter and seem very open and helpful from what I`ve read.
This is their latest tweet.

"The site is back up. You will likely experience degraded...
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-24-2019
Replies: 240
Views: 6,481
Posted By Michael Markey
They`ve just tweeted that they are aware of the...

They`ve just tweeted that they are aware of the log in issues and are working hard to resolve the problem.
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-23-2019
Replies: 240
Views: 6,481
Posted By Michael Markey
It`s up for me but I`m unable to log on.

It`s up for me but I`m unable to log on.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 05-21-2019
Replies: 27
Views: 1,350
Posted By Michael Markey
I was told no cameras at my local cricket ground...

I was told no cameras at my local cricket ground a few years ago.
Reason ; Children present .
Had a word with the Chairman and got the ok.
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 05-20-2019
Replies: 46
Views: 1,106
Posted By Michael Markey
Well done and well deserved .

Well done and well deserved .
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 05-18-2019
Replies: 59
Views: 1,925
Posted By Michael Markey
Yep , I rarely take static stuff . My subjects...

Yep , I rarely take static stuff .
My subjects are moving quickly and often in and out of shade so I rely on the camera which is good enough.
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-17-2019
Replies: 29
Views: 558
Posted By Michael Markey
I think that`s the reason why I prefer screens...

I think that`s the reason why I prefer screens .
For thirty years I shot nothing but slide film .
Had a brief hiatus and picked up again twelve years ago ,again with slide film and a Leica...
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-17-2019
Replies: 29
Views: 558
Posted By Michael Markey
I see a lot of prints every week at my local...

I see a lot of prints every week at my local Photographic society.
Many of them made by accomplished printers and successful in international competitions.
I still prefer to see them on a screen.

I...
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-12-2019
Replies: 35
Views: 1,172
Posted By Michael Markey
Yes I can relate to that. In the early `70`s I...

Yes I can relate to that. In the early `70`s I was helping a friend with concerts and festivals . All the big names of the time : Byrds ,Sonny Terry ,Taylor , Hardin and I didn`t carry a camera ....
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 05-09-2019
Replies: 51
Views: 2,171
Posted By Michael Markey
I`ve heard this said before although I`ve only...

I`ve heard this said before although I`ve only seen a few prints of his myself as part of a larger exhibit .
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-07-2019
Replies: 35
Views: 1,172
Posted By Michael Markey
I did a ruthless cull of my negs a couple of...

I did a ruthless cull of my negs a couple of years ago .

It`s surprising how much you take does not work and has no emotional value either.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 05-06-2019
Replies: 154
Views: 17,029
Posted By Michael Markey
Enjoyable thread. Beautiful shots everybody.

Enjoyable thread.
Beautiful shots everybody.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 05-05-2019
Replies: 48
Views: 2,553
Posted By Michael Markey
Totally agree Peter. Reading reviews by Rockwell...

Totally agree Peter.
Reading reviews by Rockwell or Huff or indeed on this site should be read with caution.
You still have to think for yourself …. it`s your money .
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-29-2019
Replies: 49
Views: 1,885
Posted By Michael Markey
I enjoyed the sixties …. good times and good...

I enjoyed the sixties …. good times and good music.
Thanks for posting Steve.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 04-23-2019
Replies: 7,427
Views: 3,787,302
Posted By Michael Markey
My BP M4 (1969). It`s worn where you expect it to...

My BP M4 (1969).
It`s worn where you expect it to be. When I look at some BP M`s I just can`t understand the wear pattern .

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/32687711817_0f34726559_c.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 04-23-2019
Replies: 17
Views: 661
Posted By Michael Markey
I must admit that I was surprised at the title .

I must admit that I was surprised at the title .
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 04-22-2019
Replies: 1,645
Views: 280,349
Posted By Michael Markey
Larry … certainly was a size although both old...

Larry … certainly was a size although both old and new US cars are very popular on my stretch of the coast.
Surprisingly the import cost isn`t that expensive …. as for feeding them well …
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 04-21-2019
Replies: 1,645
Views: 280,349
Posted By Michael Markey
`67...

`67 Catalina


https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/33744387898_f3231d7799_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/TpSNTm)Pontiac Catalina (https://flic.kr/p/TpSNTm) by michael markey...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 04-21-2019
Replies: 21
Views: 2,122
Posted By Michael Markey
Leica 28 Summicron ASPH on an...

Leica 28 Summicron ASPH on an A7R2


https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/33744420728_74b652918f_c.jpg
Forum: Frank Jackson on Street Photography 04-21-2019
Replies: 32
Views: 992
Posted By Michael Markey
Taking them is the most interesting part . I must...

Taking them is the most interesting part .
I must admit my interest in them diminishes somewhat after that.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 04-16-2019
Replies: 94
Views: 2,928
Posted By Michael Markey
Words aren`t failing you Larry …. very honest...

Words aren`t failing you Larry …. very honest ,thoughtful post .
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 04-16-2019
Replies: 94
Views: 2,928
Posted By Michael Markey
"The Rosace Nord has survived. The South and West...

"The Rosace Nord has survived. The South and West windows were very extensively restored in the 18th and 19th century, but the North Rose Window has stood basically unchanged for 800 years, the glass...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 04-16-2019
Replies: 94
Views: 2,928
Posted By Michael Markey
I agree and I`m Catholic. I`m not offended...

I agree and I`m Catholic.
I`m not offended although I did wonder why the remark was thrown into a lovely /sad thread about the loss of such beautiful art.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 04-15-2019
Replies: 94
Views: 2,928
Posted By Michael Markey
Beautiful pictures on a sad day .

Beautiful pictures on a sad day .
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 04-13-2019
Replies: 385
Views: 65,140
Posted By Michael Markey
Hi Alkis. The sort of problems reported with...

Hi Alkis.

The sort of problems reported with smearing ect may be there on wider lenses indeed if you look closely they may possibly be there with my 28 but I don`t scrutinise my pictures that way or...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 04-12-2019
Replies: 385
Views: 65,140
Posted By Michael Markey
I find the Sony bodies work very well . The...

I find the Sony bodies work very well .
The widest I shoot is a 28 Summicron ASPH and don`t see any issues.

I also use it as a second body to my Canon DSLR with Canon 85/1.2 ,70-200/2.8, 35/1.4...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 04-12-2019
Replies: 385
Views: 65,140
Posted By Michael Markey
I feel the same . OK the Sony menus could be...

I feel the same .
OK the Sony menus could be better organised but that was no reason to pay the extra for a Leica body.

As a digital back for my manual focus lenses the Sony is more then adequate...
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 04-10-2019
Replies: 264
Views: 16,718
Posted By Michael Markey
They`re missing him here as...

They`re missing him here as well.
http://www.amateurphotographer.co.uk/forums/threads/into-hospital-tomorrow.138818/page-5

RIP Roger .
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 04-02-2019
Replies: 264
Views: 16,718
Posted By Michael Markey
Good grief that`s bad news. Words fail me …. God...

Good grief that`s bad news.

Words fail me …. God bless Roger.
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 03-27-2019
Replies: 40
Views: 1,382
Posted By Michael Markey
Yep . I know Nick . :) It`s just that sometimes I...

Yep . I know Nick . :)
It`s just that sometimes I get tired of the " is Leica worth it , can`t cameras be simpler , film /digital threads ".
Its a photography forum , photographers are supposed to...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 03-26-2019
Replies: 40
Views: 1,382
Posted By Michael Markey
I agree …. no benefit what ever and it`s been...

I agree …. no benefit what ever and it`s been done to death.
Whatever happened to posting shots.
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 03-26-2019
Replies: 40
Views: 1,382
Posted By Michael Markey
A person can`t be a bollock just things and...

A person can`t be a bollock just things and situations :)
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 03-26-2019
Replies: 40
Views: 1,382
Posted By Michael Markey
I joined this forum in `08 and threads like these...

I joined this forum in `08 and threads like these have been a constant feature.
I wonder what purpose they serve .
It`s rather like groundhog day reading some of the replies regardless of which model...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 03-25-2019
Replies: 157
Views: 28,844
Posted By Michael Markey
Anything . Currently a GR2 .

Anything .
Currently a GR2 .
Forum: Photography General Interest 03-24-2019
Replies: 91
Views: 2,655
Posted By Michael Markey
I find these threads a bit odd in 2019 . Does it...

I find these threads a bit odd in 2019 .
Does it really matter ?
I use both film and digital.
I found film to be pretty useless for my sports shots though.

Never liked darkroom or film processing...
Forum: Photography General Interest 03-20-2019
Replies: 18
Views: 712
Posted By Michael Markey
I have Leica ,Sony, Richo and Canon. First three...

I have Leica ,Sony, Richo and Canon.
First three bit on the small side .
Unless I really feel that I need to use a small camera , I`m most comfortable with the 5D3.
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 03-19-2019
Replies: 73
Views: 1,980
Posted By Michael Markey
I agree . I see plenty of Canon/Nikon camera and...

I agree .
I see plenty of Canon/Nikon camera and lens outfits costing as much as a Leica when I`m out and about.
Nobody seems concerned about the perceived value as regards their own photography .
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 03-18-2019
Replies: 73
Views: 1,980
Posted By Michael Markey
http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4379/35901661473_833...

http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4379/35901661473_83341405e7_c.jpg


:eek::eek::eek:
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 03-18-2019
Replies: 73
Views: 1,980
Posted By Michael Markey
Where as some of use both Leica and Canon and...

Where as some of use both Leica and Canon and enjoy them both :D
Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 03-14-2019
Replies: 115
Views: 5,601
Posted By Michael Markey
Sorry John ,I wasn`t being clear. I was thinking...

Sorry John ,I wasn`t being clear.
I was thinking of frame lines as a framing device in general terms in relation to the more accurate framing provided by an SLR.
Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 03-14-2019
Replies: 115
Views: 5,601
Posted By Michael Markey
Agreed , I don`t think it`s sloppy to crop at...

Agreed , I don`t think it`s sloppy to crop at all.
Just another way of achieving the shot you want.
After all frame lines are far from precise so you start of with a sloppy composition.
Cropping just...
Forum: Photography General Interest 03-09-2019
Replies: 14
Views: 834
Posted By Michael Markey
Good stuff Thanks for the link .

Good stuff
Thanks for the link .
Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 03-09-2019
Replies: 115
Views: 5,601
Posted By Michael Markey
That sums it up precisely for me plus the option...

That sums it up precisely for me plus the option of AF.
I use a Richo GR and have a 28 Summicron ASPH so 28 is fine as a F/L.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 03-07-2019
Replies: 3,021
Views: 480,328
Posted By Michael Markey
http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7864/33326516918_953...

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7864/33326516918_953edf14f5_z.jpg
Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 03-07-2019
Replies: 115
Views: 5,601
Posted By Michael Markey
Cal My impression is the Q owners rather like...

Cal

My impression is the Q owners rather like the camera so perhaps no surprise that there is a second iteration.


Michael
Forum: Leica Q / T / X Series 03-07-2019
Replies: 115
Views: 5,601
Posted By Michael Markey
New Leica Q2

New Q2 out with a 47MP sensor .

https://leicarumors.com/
Forum: RFF Polls 03-05-2019
Replies: 124
Views: 30,890
Posted By Michael Markey
I have four types used for birding but have...

I have four types used for birding but have recently taken to using a Manfrotto monopod with a fluid head for my 400/4 .

It`s a lot easier having it resting on the monopod than hand holding it for...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 03-04-2019
Replies: 99
Views: 2,875
Posted By Michael Markey
Not much of an impetus according to Magnum`s own...

Not much of an impetus according to Magnum`s own site .
The change was to make him sound like a "famous" American photographer in order to sell more prints.
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 03-04-2019
Replies: 99
Views: 2,875
Posted By Michael Markey
Oh ,can`t answer that. I haven`t an opinion on...

Oh ,can`t answer that.
I haven`t an opinion on him as I`d never heard of him before so its just a journalistic piece like any other to me.
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 03-03-2019
Replies: 47
Views: 2,174
Posted By Michael Markey
Thanks for that . I shot slide film for twenty...

Thanks for that .
I shot slide film for twenty five years.
Still , I would have expected a more sophisticated system in a modern camera.
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 03-03-2019
Replies: 47
Views: 2,174
Posted By Michael Markey
[QUOTE=Harry Lime;2873038] The M10 is a delight,...

[QUOTE=Harry Lime;2873038]
The M10 is a delight, because it's basically a true digital M, while being an exercise in frustration, because of it's dumb-as-a-brick metering system. The solution is to...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 03-03-2019
Replies: 99
Views: 2,875
Posted By Michael Markey
Because it`s Capa and he still attracts...

Because it`s Capa and he still attracts interest.

I`ve read most of the stuff on him and have most of his books and I must admit that I always exercise a degree of caution when it comes to his...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 02-27-2019
Replies: 127
Views: 5,493
Posted By Michael Markey
Nice cameras ….. I`ve had a sold a couple of...

Nice cameras ….. I`ve had a sold a couple of black MX .
Forum: Photography General Interest 02-21-2019
Replies: 70
Views: 2,089
Posted By Michael Markey
That film Rangefinders can`t do everything .

That film Rangefinders can`t do everything .
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-20-2019
Replies: 1,305
Views: 336,169
Posted By Michael Markey
http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7919/32212335747_0ae...

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7919/32212335747_0ae476a222_c.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-19-2019
Replies: 1,305
Views: 336,169
Posted By Michael Markey
http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7832/40119828203_003...

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7832/40119828203_00385ff639_c.jpg
Forum: Photography General Interest 02-19-2019
Replies: 1
Views: 256
Posted By Michael Markey
The truth behind the photograph

Some good research here on the identity of a marine in an iconic photograph from...
Forum: Sigma / Foveon Cameras 02-12-2019
Replies: 155
Views: 46,152
Posted By Michael Markey
Thank...

Thank you.

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7241/13941398294_592a0dcf98_c.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-27-2019
Replies: 451
Views: 173,759
Posted By Michael Markey
http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4886/31876825117_b35...

http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4886/31876825117_b35a1df82f_c.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-27-2019
Replies: 1,305
Views: 336,169
Posted By Michael Markey
http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7899/46159969954_940...

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7899/46159969954_940f544837_c.jpg
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 01-24-2019
Replies: 34
Views: 1,582
Posted By Michael Markey
This for me too plus the greater versatility that...

This for me too plus the greater versatility that other systems provide.
Forum: RFF News 01-23-2019
Replies: 25
Views: 1,183
Posted By Michael Markey
I`m finding that to be true all be it a bit late...

I`m finding that to be true all be it a bit late in the day having cycled through most makes including Leica.

Currently have a 5D3 and A7R2 having sold an A7S.
Heading across the pond in a week …....
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-21-2019
Replies: 323
Views: 25,380
Posted By Michael Markey
Yep , me as well. Had two sold two. I prefer the...

Yep , me as well.
Had two sold two.

I prefer the ME.
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 01-19-2019
Replies: 18
Views: 850
Posted By Michael Markey
Yes ….. great cameras . I`ve had a number...

Yes ….. great cameras .
I`ve had a number beginning with the first one and have just bought the latest version.
Very pocketable.
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 01-19-2019
Replies: 95
Views: 3,595
Posted By Michael Markey
The photography world is full of nice safe...

The photography world is full of nice safe bubbles from which you can look at what other people are doing and wonder.

My advice is to look at stuff that you don`t like ….. you might learn something.
Forum: Photography General Interest 01-16-2019
Replies: 240
Views: 6,481
Posted By Michael Markey
Working fine for me in the UK. I`m impressed with...

Working fine for me in the UK.
I`m impressed with their quick feed back to customer problems on Twitter.
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 01-16-2019
Replies: 95
Views: 3,595
Posted By Michael Markey
Yep …. couldn`t care less if its film or digital...

Yep …. couldn`t care less if its film or digital but there is nothing special about those shots.
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 01-16-2019
Replies: 95
Views: 3,595
Posted By Michael Markey
Agree …. I`ve stopped looking at all the Magnum...

Agree …. I`ve stopped looking at all the Magnum feeds on social media.
Forum: Photography General Interest 01-08-2019
Replies: 240
Views: 6,481
Posted By Michael Markey
Same in the UK.

Same in the UK.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-07-2019
Replies: 308
Views: 36,865
Posted By Michael Markey
http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4897/31696692077_916...

http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4897/31696692077_9168062558_c.jpg
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 01-04-2019
Replies: 20
Views: 1,171
Posted By Michael Markey
With you on that one and its for that very reason...

With you on that one and its for that very reason I`ve cut down drastically on my camera bodies and lenses.
Less decisions to make and ; what the …. was I doing with half a dozen film bodies and half...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-01-2019
Replies: 308
Views: 36,865
Posted By Michael Markey
http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7818/32656486938_ecd...

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7818/32656486938_ecd7883a84_c.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-01-2019
Replies: 1,504
Views: 194,711
Posted By Michael Markey
http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4813/45834590684_680...

http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4813/45834590684_6807b4938d_c.jpg
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 12-31-2018
Replies: 18
Views: 767
Posted By Michael Markey
Have a Hadley small and its really useful for...

Have a Hadley small and its really useful for when I`m carrying an RF of a Sony body and a couple of lenses.
I picked up an F1.4 second hand a few years ago and that's my day to day go to bag.
I can...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-25-2018
Replies: 379
Views: 52,497
Posted By Michael Markey
Thanks Joe. Out of all the photographs taken that...

Thanks Joe.
Out of all the photographs taken that day (by a number of photographers ) that lady was happy with that one of her talking to Romance (the hound).
I leave the action stuff ….. the jumps...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-23-2018
Replies: 379
Views: 52,497
Posted By Michael Markey
http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7842/45519177465_a55...

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7842/45519177465_a55759f4f6_c.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-23-2018
Replies: 60
Views: 2,444
Posted By Michael Markey
http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1899/42520677200_b9b...

http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1899/42520677200_b9be1b664e_c.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-20-2018
Replies: 379
Views: 52,497
Posted By Michael Markey
http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4829/46345959442_53e...

http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4829/46345959442_53eb938214_c.jpg
Forum: Digital Compacts 12-19-2018
Replies: 1,172
Views: 238,557
Posted By Michael Markey
http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4870/32431031428_62c...

http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4870/32431031428_62c05582b7_c.jpg
Forum: Digital Compacts 12-19-2018
Replies: 1,172
Views: 238,557
Posted By Michael Markey
Martin Parr : Manchester Whitworth Art...

Martin Parr : Manchester Whitworth Art Gallery

http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4834/46252794252_5af0f1e8de_c.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-18-2018
Replies: 308
Views: 36,865
Posted By Michael Markey
Thanks Mike. I`ve always been a birder although...

Thanks Mike.
I`ve always been a birder although never wanted to mix it with photography for some reason.
I`m trying to figure out what kind of Gull you've got there. :)
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-18-2018
Replies: 60
Views: 1,528
Posted By Michael Markey
Try winter in the UK. There hasn`t been any light...

Try winter in the UK.
There hasn`t been any light for a few days now.
You need all the options you can get.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-17-2018
Replies: 308
Views: 36,865
Posted By Michael Markey
Robin http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4878/46357040...

Robin

http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4878/46357040091_52d569298d_c.jpg
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-14-2018
Replies: 22
Views: 654
Posted By Michael Markey
A bargain over here in the UK too...

A bargain over here in the UK too :
https://ffordes.com/product/17092515503981
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-11-2018
Replies: 1,504
Views: 194,711
Posted By Michael Markey
Lovely …. When I lost Lucy my Cocker Spaniel I...

Lovely ….
When I lost Lucy my Cocker Spaniel I soon after got another , Poppy.
It was difficult at first but I`m pleased that I did.
Oh and then I got another , Lettice :)
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-08-2018
Replies: 46
Views: 1,419
Posted By Michael Markey
I`m a fan but he isn`t the most technically...

I`m a fan but he isn`t the most technically proficient of photographers.
I myself don`t mind that although his latest work is , I would suggest, very much of an acquired taste .

He`s still...
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 12-08-2018
Replies: 23
Views: 1,255
Posted By Michael Markey
Thanks for the post. I notice that he has retired...

Thanks for the post.
I notice that he has retired to Hebden …. lovely village with a strong artistic community.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 12-08-2018
Replies: 35
Views: 827
Posted By Michael Markey
I wasn`t suggesting that the extraneous light was...

I wasn`t suggesting that the extraneous light was the problem just that they were designed to exclude it but they may also help you with your problem too.
I wear glasses and don`t seem to have a...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 12-08-2018
Replies: 35
Views: 827
Posted By Michael Markey
Just wear my glasses Rich I`ve recently bought a...

Just wear my glasses Rich
I`ve recently bought a couple of those rather large shaped rubber eyepieces for each of my Sony cams which exclude any extraneous light .
Maybe one of those will help...
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-07-2018
Replies: 46
Views: 1,419
Posted By Michael Markey
Yes …. big fan...

Yes …. big fan .

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_-940BUcz_Q
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 12-01-2018
Replies: 57
Views: 1,813
Posted By Michael Markey
Saw the discount ... went to make a cup of tea ,...

Saw the discount ... went to make a cup of tea , came back and it was gone .
Oh well :)
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 11-29-2018
Replies: 57
Views: 1,813
Posted By Michael Markey
Thanks …. will do.

Thanks …. will do.
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 11-29-2018
Replies: 57
Views: 1,813
Posted By Michael Markey
Oh and this ...

Oh and this ...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 11-29-2018
Replies: 57
Views: 1,813
Posted By Michael Markey
This . Can`t see the article because its...

This .

Can`t see the article because its subscription only.
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 11-29-2018
Replies: 78
Views: 2,494
Posted By Michael Markey
I use whatever is to hand. Mostly that's a camera...

I use whatever is to hand.
Mostly that's a camera but sometimes not ….
I recall some years ago David Allan Harvey produced a book half the shots were with an iPhone and half with a Leica .
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-28-2018
Replies: 50
Views: 1,616
Posted By Michael Markey
I rarely print and when I do its 5x7`s from...

I rarely print and when I do its 5x7`s from Ilford.
I have 6, 12, 24 and some cameras over 40mp.

The only reason why I might choose the over 40mp cameras is when it would be inconvenient to pack a...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-27-2018
Replies: 1,305
Views: 336,169
Posted By Michael Markey
http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4867/45084463355_8a1...

http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4867/45084463355_8a1e1afb7e_c.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-27-2018
Replies: 1,305
Views: 336,169
Posted By Michael Markey
http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4866/45135562935_474...

http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4866/45135562935_4742367f98_c.jpg
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-21-2018
Replies: 21
Views: 841
Posted By Michael Markey
Just looked at mine but can`t decide if it has a...

Just looked at mine but can`t decide if it has a corner or a ding :)

Seems a late one to have a corner at 730 ***
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-21-2018
Replies: 51
Views: 2,026
Posted By Michael Markey
Nice camera Colton …. you`ll enjoy using...

Nice camera Colton …. you`ll enjoy using it.
Lovely shots too .
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-21-2018
Replies: 332
Views: 53,854
Posted By Michael Markey
http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4863/45078501745_df4...

http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4863/45078501745_df46f0c9a7_c.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-21-2018
Replies: 962
Views: 188,896
Posted By Michael Markey
http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1980/44362318584_6cd...

http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1980/44362318584_6cd7135b6b_c.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-21-2018
Replies: 962
Views: 188,896
Posted By Michael Markey
http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1783/28136861857_bc6...

http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1783/28136861857_bc65bd30bd_c.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-21-2018
Replies: 962
Views: 188,896
Posted By Michael Markey
http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4849/45265910654_f48...

http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4849/45265910654_f48ec9858b_c.jpg
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