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Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
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Posted By raid
Thank you very much, J. Scooter.

Thank you very much, J. Scooter.
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 687
Posted By raid
When can it be ordered?

When can it be ordered?
Forum: Nikon Historical Society 2 Days Ago
Replies: 34
Views: 929
Posted By raid
So Nikon did a marketing decision with an eye on...

So Nikon did a marketing decision with an eye on their competitors. Nothing wrong about it.
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 2 Days Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 456
Posted By raid
Thank you for the link, Helen.

Thank you for the link, Helen.
Forum: 120 film RF Folders 2 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 134
Posted By raid
The lens is very sharp at aperture 8.

The lens is very sharp at aperture 8.
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 2 Days Ago
Replies: 52
Views: 1,248
Posted By raid
You have a great camera and lens combo....

You have a great camera and lens combo.
Excellent results!
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 2 Days Ago
Replies: 52
Views: 1,248
Posted By raid
Go for it, Akiva! I am now using my M8 and M9...

Go for it, Akiva!

I am now using my M8 and M9 without feeling the need for any updated models. Film cameras have become of secondary importance, but I have found applications where film is needed....
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 2 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 197
Posted By raid
Good suggestion from Helen!

Good suggestion from Helen!
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 2 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 197
Posted By raid
Yes, this is correct; the SC version was selling...

Yes, this is correct; the SC version was selling for a higher premium for a while when RFF members seemed to like the single coating for B&W photography, I recall.
Forum: 120 film RF Folders 2 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 134
Posted By raid
I should not have sold my Franka Solida IIIe. It...

I should not have sold my Franka Solida IIIe.
It was a very good camera. I don’t recall what I used as lens hood with it.
Forum: Nikon Historical Society 3 Days Ago
Replies: 34
Views: 929
Posted By raid
I can check it out. It is the silver model after...

I can check it out.

It is the silver model after all.
Forum: Nikon Historical Society 3 Days Ago
Replies: 34
Views: 929
Posted By raid
I once bought a Nikon S3 2000 with the 50/1.4...

I once bought a Nikon S3 2000 with the 50/1.4 strictly to get the lens.
I have still not used the camera. I may do this soon.
Forum: Nikon Historical Society 3 Days Ago
Replies: 34
Views: 929
Posted By raid
Nikon, Canon, and Leica are three great companies.

Nikon, Canon, and Leica are three great companies.
Forum: Nikon Historical Society 3 Days Ago
Replies: 34
Views: 929
Posted By raid
Do you guys like the Nikon S3 2000?

Do you guys like the Nikon S3 2000?
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 3 Days Ago
Replies: 36
Views: 1,711
Posted By raid
I have a IIIf, but I love my black Standard Leica...

I have a IIIf, but I love my black Standard Leica more than the f. I have never had a IIIg.
Forum: RFF Polls 4 Days Ago
Replies: 2,891
Views: 1,780,694
Posted By raid
It is Friday in the USA, and the weekend is just...

It is Friday in the USA, and the weekend is just waiting for us to do some photography. I will meet with a fellow RFF member for coffee in the morning. We are both Leica equipment fans.

What will...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 4 Days Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
I don’t raise the camera when taking photos with...

I don’t raise the camera when taking photos with the Hologen
Thank you Robert.
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 4 Days Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
Rejoinder: I wanted to try out the Hologon on the...

Rejoinder:
I wanted to try out the Hologon on the M8 for color images during this last trip. This lens is slow with effective f 16 always fixed when using the graduated ND filter, and at f8 without...
Forum: Polaroid & Fuji Instax 1 Week Ago
Replies: 84
Views: 8,660
Posted By raid
This thread includes some interesting images!

This thread includes some interesting images!
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 1 Week Ago
Replies: 24
Views: 1,952
Posted By raid
Your posted images look very nice to me. I never...

Your posted images look very nice to me.
I never had my lens cleaned.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 310
Posted By raid
I second this suggestion. I got a used D700, and...

I second this suggestion. I got a used D700, and it worked very easily for me.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 1 Week Ago
Replies: 460
Views: 153,308
Posted By raid
Thanks for selecting my images to comment on.

Thanks for selecting my images to comment on.
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
Thank you, Erik. Using B&W with the Hologom is a...

Thank you, Erik. Using B&W with the Hologom is a lot of fun. I have slowly accepted B&W with digital cameras. Yesterday, I switched my M9 and M8 to give DNG+fine jpg, with the jpg shown in B&W.
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-F9p...

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-F9pbnC9/0/143030e1/X3/Holo.5.%20%2847%20of%2050%29%20copy-X3.jpg


https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-qSMVSv2/0/141a9d2a/X3/Holo.5.%20%2848%2...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
Dana at The...

Dana at The Wall.

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-6VVHSzJ/0/2d4ac950/X3/Holo.5.%20%2846%20of%2050%29%20copy-X3.jpg
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
The Wall. Many people died, trying to cross the...

The Wall. Many people died, trying to cross the wall from the East to the West.
I remember seeing such news on TV almost each week on TV when we lived in Germany in the 1960's....
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-3Tm...

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-3TmVfJT/0/4103caef/X3/Holo.5.%20%2838%20of%2050%29%20copy-X3.jpg

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-vDMtXvX/0/995beb3d/X3/Holo.5.%20%2839%20...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
Cameras and lenses for...

Cameras and lenses for...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-GSr...

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https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-gh2rVtN/0/15d28c32/X3/Holo.5....
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-rqt...

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-rqt8C7f/0/04bfd3af/X3/Holo.5.%20%2821%20of%2050%29%20copy-X3.jpg


https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-LptVpcb/0/ad60eb8f/X3/Holo.5.%20%2822%2...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
Flea Market in...

Flea Market in...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-Ghg...

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-GhgzZkL/0/a533b88b/X3/Holo.5.%20%2811%20of%2050%29%20copy-X3.jpg

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-JLnJdCH/0/bdb926e9/X3/Holo.5.%20%2812%20...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-qhp...

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-qhpR9N6/0/0cffd21f/X3/Holo.5.%20%285%20of%2050%29%20copy-X3.jpg

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-CCxPCqq/0/51dc20d8/X3/Holo.5.%20%286%20of...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
Here are some photos that were taken in Berlin,...

Here are some photos that were taken in Berlin, Germany. I removed all colors from the images. The lens is set at f8, with effective 16 aperture due to the filter. Things get blurred unless choosing...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
We crossed glaciers together! I loved this part.

We crossed glaciers together! I loved this part.
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-WcR...

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-WcRwkmx/0/be95e262/X3/Holo.4.%20%2845%20of%2047%29-X3.jpg


https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-Lv2MsqL/0/abbe0390/X3/Holo.4.%20%2846%20of%204...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-nxM...

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-nxMHxZN/0/60985c37/X3/Holo.4.%20%2841%20of%2047%29-X3.jpg

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-DwrLC55/0/ed6fb4f8/X3/Holo.2.%20%2818%20of%2021...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-dPd...

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-dPdfcP6/0/64b2abdf/X3/Holo.4.%20%2836%20of%2047%29-X3.jpg


https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-4hq8cvh/0/4f62c926/X3/Holo.4.%20%2837%20of%204...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
A small island that we reached from Bergen with a...

A small island that we reached from Bergen with a boat tour. It was windy and...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
A stave church in...

A stave church in...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-mwv...

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-mwvDFJ6/0/98cb44dc/X3/Holo.2.%20%2815%20of%2021%29-X3.jpg

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-7TQ83Hq/0/e8e83a94/X3/Holo.4.%20%2820%20of%2047...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-d7k...

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-d7kD98p/0/af42ff03/X3/Holo.4.%20%2814%20of%2047%29-X3.jpg

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-KDqF4hX/0/7bd17e14/X3/Holo.4.%20%2815%20of%2047...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-fKZ...

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-fKZpP5B/0/f0197ed0/X3/Holo.4.%20%289%20of%2047%29-X3.jpg

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-H68GJGT/0/db544a3d/X3/Holo.4.%20%2810%20of%2047%...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-wjx...

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-wjxzpwq/0/006b45dc/X3/Holo.2.%20%289%20of%2021%29-X3.jpg

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-bzcLkLc/0/35aa1b81/X3/Holo.4.%20%286%20of%2047%2...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-Xng...

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-XngK3zf/0/378a533f/X3/Holo.4.%20%282%20of%2047%29-X3.jpg

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-h2MtsGX/0/bc6ab924/X3/Holo.2.%20%287%20of%2021%2...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-4pD...

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-4pDpBZd/0/d16f6cd6/X3/Holo.2.%20%283%20of%2021%29-X3.jpg

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-sT6Htwq/0/4bd90b58/X3/Holo.2.%20%284%20of%2021%2...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
Thank you Ray. I have the 16/8 for the Zeiss G...

Thank you Ray.
I have the 16/8 for the Zeiss G system. Don Goldberg converted the lens to M mount.
The filter was used in all photos here. There is still some vignetting left.
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
Thanks. I wanted to try out the Hologon on the M8...

Thanks. I wanted to try out the Hologon on the M8 after Lynn commented one day that he would not go wider than 21mm.

This morning, I set aside the Hologon in my closet, and I returned to my regular...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
Thanks Godfrey. I will use this lens also with a...

Thanks Godfrey.
I will use this lens also with a film camera for nicer looking results.
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
Opinions are always welcome here.

Opinions are always welcome here.
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
I always use the graduated ND filter with this...

I always use the graduated ND filter with this lens. There is still some vignetting seen when on the M8, and definitely when on the M9. Some Hologon users prefer not to use any filter and they want...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
Thank you Emile. It is a special lens. It is less...

Thank you Emile.
It is a special lens. It is less costly to get a (well corrected) CV 15mm III lens, say. There is also the CV 10mm lens that Godfrey is posting images from at RFF. It would be cool...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
Using the M9 for color images I can see the...

Using the M9 for color images I can see the usefulness of something such as cornerfix. Else, it is not really needed.
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
Thank you Giorgio. The Hologon can create very...

Thank you Giorgio.
The Hologon can create very interesting looking images with its special optical design and glass.
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-5TC...

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-5TCXCGL/0/1734387b/X3/Holo.3.%20%2817%20of%2021%29-X3.jpg

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-pmjGg5b/0/2edbf8a4/X3/Holo.3.%20%2818%20of%2021...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-837...

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-837s9Tb/0/835584b8/X2/Holo.3.%20%2811%20of%2021%29-X2.jpg

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-9mKkLXR/0/7c154141/X3/Holo.3.%20%2812%20of%2021...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-ShX...

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-ShXjC9W/0/f7dec06d/X3/Holo.3.%20%285%20of%2021%29-X3.jpg

https://photos.smugmug.com/Europe2019Hologon/i-JGCJk7C/0/6d0d9972/X3/Holo.3.%20%286%20of%2021%2...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
Thank you, Robert. Of course, Simo and you are in...

Thank you, Robert.
Of course, Simo and you are in the photo! This was a very nice road trip together.
The Hologon needs some finesse to get good images from it. It is easy to underexpose and also to...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
Thank you. Yes, it is OK for 2 weeks there. ...

Thank you.

Yes, it is OK for 2 weeks there. Norway is a beautiful country It was my 4th trip there.

As for the M8 and the Hologon, I read an online post about such a pair when there was no M9 yet,...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
Nord-Aurdal,...

Nord-Aurdal,...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
The ferry from Denmark to Germany can be taken...

The ferry from Denmark to Germany can be taken from Gedser to Rostock. Gedser is a very very quiet place.

This was our hotel room in...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
Now that I am back home, I switched the Hologon...

Now that I am back home, I switched the Hologon back to the M9 with option B&W+DNG. for the trip, a 21mm was sufficiently wide, so I used the 16mm lens on the M8 and the 35 Lux on the...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
It gives me a 21mm view with vintage look and...

It gives me a 21mm view with vintage look and good sharpness.
Norway is very costly to visit. Very costly overall: gas, food in restaurants, hotels, transportation, ... anything.
I made sure to get a...
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 1 Week Ago
Replies: 57
Views: 721
Posted By raid
Road Trip 2019: M8+ Hologon

I have uploaded some photos from LR5 DNG to jpg without any other changes made to any of the image files. I can make each image look better, but not now. I will add images soon.

link:...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 1 Week Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 243
Posted By raid
I want to use this setting when I have the...

I want to use this setting when I have the Hologon with the M9.
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 1 Week Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 243
Posted By raid
I just read online this: Simply set the...

I just read online this: Simply set the saturation to monochrome/black and white/vintage.

It works :)

Thanks, Google.

Overgaard says this:
How to set up color and B&W workflow side by side on...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 1 Week Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 243
Posted By raid
how can I get B&W jpg + DNG with M9?

I used to see an option for getting a B&W jpg image plus a DNG image. It seems that with the firmware that now is on my M9, the B&W option is gone? Is there a way to get back this option? :bang:
Forum: Photography General Interest 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 45
Views: 1,301
Posted By raid
... and I was thinking "WOW. Huss has triplets...

... and I was thinking "WOW. Huss has triplets and not twins!".
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 32
Views: 1,052
Posted By raid
If you want to stay with Canon Ltm lenses, I...

If you want to stay with Canon Ltm lenses, I would look for a clean 35/2 or 35/1.5.
The CV lenses are modern and give a different look to images compared with a Canon 35/1.5, say.
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 448
Posted By raid
What Helen said! :cool: My M8 is still one of...

What Helen said! :cool:

My M8 is still one of my two most used cameras.
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
I don't know yet what to do with it, but I own...

I don't know yet what to do with it, but I own many other cards. The card's "only crime" was to stop working when packed full.
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
I managed to open the card in the end, and I...

I managed to open the card in the end, and I downloaded all image files from it. Thanks!
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
Thanks! I will check it out. I may need to...

Thanks! I will check it out. I may need to connect the camera o the PC one day. You never know.
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
This is exactly what I have been doing. In my...

This is exactly what I have been doing.
In my case, the "event" lasted for 3 weeks. This made things more complicated.
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
I usually transfer all images to an external...

I usually transfer all images to an external drive after each outing even if the card has plenty of storage room left on it. Just to be on the safe side.
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
I stand corrected! My error.

I stand corrected! My error.
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
WOW! I guess, I could just throw way this card. I...

WOW! I guess, I could just throw way this card. I filled it up with images to the top. Wasn't it my fault? It is a 16 GB card. It can be replaced. No big deal.
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
Well, a film camera does not need an SD card!

Well, a film camera does not need an SD card!
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
I read about such an issue, and I have been...

I read about such an issue, and I have been keeping cards separated for M8 and M9. Same goes for batteries.
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
I have gotten the images to an external drive,...

I have gotten the images to an external drive, and I will next format the card. I use specific cards in the M9 and other cards in the M8. I did actually flip the lock switch a couple of times!!
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
I will check it out, David. Thank you. Some...

I will check it out, David. Thank you. Some people have cautioned me not to connect ever the M8 to the computer.
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
The card had images from the M9 with the 35mm...

The card had images from the M9 with the 35mm Lux. I mostly used the M8 with the Hologon or the phone. I like images with the Lux. The lens is a very good lens, Robert.
Still, I always took extra...
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
Isn't it a special Leica cord?

Isn't it a special Leica cord?
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
It worked out well, and that card included some...

It worked out well, and that card included some nice looking images that would have been lost. The key to opening the locked card may have been the repeated scans by more than one software. Some...
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
I tried using maybe 7 software types until "out...

I tried using maybe 7 software types until "out of the blue" the SD card turned into a DCIM 100LEICA card with access to all images.
Thanks to everybody for the tips and the encouragements.
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
All image files are DNG. I do not have the...

All image files are DNG.
I do not have the connecting chord for Leica to computer.
Forum: Help / Feedback forum 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 41
Views: 1,440
Posted By raid
I agree with Robert here. I also like the...

I agree with Robert here. I also like the gallery. I have deliberately slowed down in posting new images there.
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
Thank you very much for your detailed...

Thank you very much for your detailed instructions!

Will do.
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
Thanks, Phil. I need first to understand...

Thanks, Phil. I need first to understand how/where to download a bootable Linux ISO. I will tomorrow ask some friend at ITS to help me with it all.
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
I am now trying this software. Eventually, one...

I am now trying this software. Eventually, one should work well for my case.
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
Thank you Shawn. I will try again.

Thank you Shawn. I will try again.
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
I ran ZAR. Now what? I still cannot open the...

I ran ZAR. Now what? I still cannot open the drive. Am I supposed to do anything specific when using ZAR?
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
What should I do if I am prompted to format the...

What should I do if I am prompted to format the drive before I can use the card repair software? Format it or not?
I am now running ZAR. Hopefully, it works well.
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
It is a 16GB card. :(

It is a 16GB card. :(
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
Thanks for all the great tips!

Thanks for all the great tips!
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
I have tried wiping the card contacts with...

I have tried wiping the card contacts with alcohol. No changes seen.
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
PC. Is it easier then?

PC. Is it easier then?
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
Thank you, David :) I tried putting the SD card...

Thank you, David :)
I tried putting the SD card in the M8 and in the M9. It did not help. The card is full with images, but it cannot be opened. They have online many downloadable software for such...
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
Has anyone here ever recovered images from a...

Has anyone here ever recovered images from a corrupt SD card?
Forum: Hardware / Computers / Drives / etc 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 1,432
Posted By raid
HELP. SD Card cannot be opened

Hi,
One of the SD cards is packed full, but it cannot be opened for some reason. When placing it into the card reader, I get prompted to format the card.

What is a reliable tool to check/repair the...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 59
Views: 2,044
Posted By raid
It was a joke, Godfrey. Often, Leica fans mention...

It was a joke, Godfrey. Often, Leica fans mention The Leica Glow. I made up The SWC Magic.
Forum: RFF Polls 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2,891
Views: 1,780,694
Posted By raid
Enjoy the festival, Robert.

Enjoy the festival, Robert.
Forum: Photography General Interest 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 429
Posted By raid
It is useful to remember.

It is useful to remember.
Forum: RFF Polls 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2,891
Views: 1,780,694
Posted By raid
This thread has been quiet since I left on a trip...

This thread has been quiet since I left on a trip over 3 weeks ago. It is time to have you guys share with us your weekend plans.

I will try to download images from my M8, M9 and iPhone to my...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 59
Views: 2,044
Posted By raid
Yes, but do your images display "The SWC Magic" ?...

Yes, but do your images display "The SWC Magic" ? ;)
Forum: Photography General Interest 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 429
Posted By raid
Newly discovered images from 9/11 at BBC

https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-48689783
Forum: Photography General Interest 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 111
Views: 3,581
Posted By raid
Kidney-less Zombies walk around with 2 Hasselbald Cameras!

This does not leave any room for buying two cameras!
Forum: Photography General Interest 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 111
Views: 3,581
Posted By raid
[a copy of below post]

[a copy of below post]
Forum: Photography General Interest 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 111
Views: 3,581
Posted By raid
What is the current market value of a kidney?...

What is the current market value of a kidney? Just curious.
Forum: Photography General Interest 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 111
Views: 3,581
Posted By raid
Yes, this is very exciting indeed. I am still...

Yes, this is very exciting indeed.
I am still content using my iPhone 8 with the M8 and M9. :angel: :cool: :D
Forum: Canon Leica Screw Mount Film Rangefinders 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 498
Posted By raid
I would choose the Zeiss 50/1.4. The Canon is an...

I would choose the Zeiss 50/1.4. The Canon is an excellent lens too. :)
Forum: Canon Leica Screw Mount Film Rangefinders 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 498
Posted By raid
Sort of .... I have been using for many years a...

Sort of ....
I have been using for many years a Zeiss Planar 50/1.4 for the Rollei QMB system. It may be similar or even identical optically to the Contax mount version. It is my favorite 50/1.4 lens...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 59
Views: 2,044
Posted By raid
Yes, the posted images look really cool.

Yes, the posted images look really cool.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 59
Views: 2,044
Posted By raid
I used a 16mm (on FF) with an M8, which gives a...

I used a 16mm (on FF) with an M8, which gives a cropped view of the 16mm lens. Isn't this view wide enough to "resemble" a SWC look? It is not a 21mm FF.


Godfrey said:

A 21mm lens on 35mm (FF)...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 59
Views: 2,044
Posted By raid
Cool results, Godfrey. The SWC gives a 21mm view,...

Cool results, Godfrey.
The SWC gives a 21mm view, right?
Which coverage does your CL give with a 10mm lens?
I use the SWC with film, of course, and I am experimenting with the Hologon 16mm on the M8...
Forum: Canon Rangefinders - Peter Dechert and Peter Kitchingman 06-11-2019
Replies: 23
Views: 1,197
Posted By raid
I would send the lens to DAG.

I would send the lens to DAG.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-04-2019
Replies: 111
Views: 3,307
Posted By raid
OK. Huss has just proven that the M3 rules!

OK.
Huss has just proven that the M3 rules!
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 06-04-2019
Replies: 111
Views: 3,307
Posted By raid
I do not wear glasses, and “therefore, the M3...

I do not wear glasses, and “therefore, the M3 must be the superior M camera”.
Forum: Canon Leica Screw Mount Film Rangefinders 06-01-2019
Replies: 7
Views: 476
Posted By raid
I have the Canon 1.5 trio. 35/1.5: works very...

I have the Canon 1.5 trio.
35/1.5: works very well with digital cameras.
50/1.5: an under rated lens.
85/1.5: a great lens
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-31-2019
Replies: 111
Views: 3,307
Posted By raid
I used to mainly use a 50mm Summicron. The M3...

I used to mainly use a 50mm Summicron. The M3 was my choice. It is not up to anyone to tell me otherwise. It is a beautiful camera. I later on got an M6. Not an M2.
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 05-25-2019
Replies: 262
Views: 6,041
Posted By raid
I received today 4 cards, making the total 27.

I received today 4 cards, making the total 27.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 05-25-2019
Replies: 17
Views: 791
Posted By raid
I agree .... "In your case, recall which 50mm...

I agree .... "In your case, recall which 50mm lenses you are most familiar with and which ones you really enjoyed using"
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 05-25-2019
Replies: 17
Views: 791
Posted By raid
Good luck with your trip. Take with you lenses...

Good luck with your trip.
Take with you lenses that you have been using a lot in recent years.
Now let's address your main question. Here is my suggestion to you: No. Take the Summicron.
I was...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 05-25-2019
Replies: 80
Views: 2,818
Posted By raid
Luxury items targeting the few who can and want...

Luxury items targeting the few who can and want such ugly luxury are not meant for every Leica user.
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 05-25-2019
Replies: 262
Views: 6,041
Posted By raid
I have received 23 cards so far. It is an...

I have received 23 cards so far. It is an excellent project here art RFF as many have already said here.
Forum: Travel 05-24-2019
Replies: 46
Views: 1,061
Posted By raid
I changed (again) my lenses around. Now I have...

I changed (again) my lenses around. Now I have the Lux 35/1.4 in place of the 50mm lens. Then I added back the 5cm Zeiss Sonnar in addition to the 35mm Lux. Oh well. I am satisfied now.
Forum: RFF Polls 05-24-2019
Replies: 2,891
Views: 1,780,694
Posted By raid
I hope that you are doing something each weekend....

I hope that you are doing something each weekend.
I will try to post her even during travels.
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 05-23-2019
Replies: 262
Views: 6,041
Posted By raid
This is a relief!:D

This is a relief!:D
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-23-2019
Replies: 44
Views: 1,466
Posted By raid
I have a Classic with 0.85 finder. I do not use...

I have a Classic with 0.85 finder. I do not use flash with RF cameras. Therefore, I never looked to get a TTL version of the M6.
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 05-22-2019
Replies: 262
Views: 6,041
Posted By raid
I am glad that one of my cards made it!

I am glad that one of my cards made it!
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 05-21-2019
Replies: 49
Views: 1,170
Posted By raid
These images are "non-standard", Kent! What are...

These images are "non-standard", Kent! What are they about?
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 05-21-2019
Replies: 460
Views: 153,308
Posted By raid
Thanks a lot!

Thanks a lot!
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 05-21-2019
Replies: 49
Views: 1,170
Posted By raid
Both lenses are excellent overall, Peter. I could...

Both lenses are excellent overall, Peter. I could not detect any serious issues with the less expensive 7A lens.
7A weights $400g while CV 50 1,1 weighs 434g. Weight is close to 1 Pound.
[compare...
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 05-21-2019
Replies: 262
Views: 6,041
Posted By raid
Yes! Thank you Lynn.

Yes! Thank you Lynn.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-21-2019
Replies: 25
Views: 854
Posted By raid
Not for me. I see it as an ugly Leica.

Not for me. I see it as an ugly Leica.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 05-21-2019
Replies: 49
Views: 1,170
Posted By raid
You don't need another lens, Robert! Should I...

You don't need another lens, Robert! Should I bring along this lens to Europe? Or the CV 50/1.1? I have both. They weight close to one Pound...
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 05-20-2019
Replies: 262
Views: 6,041
Posted By raid
I am at 12-13.

I am at 12-13.
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 05-20-2019
Replies: 46
Views: 979
Posted By raid
Congratulations, Colton. I know that this...

Congratulations, Colton. I know that this requires a lot of work. I used to do shows many years ago. Well done.
Forum: Zeiss Contax 05-20-2019
Replies: 19
Views: 781
Posted By raid
My Zeiss Jena 5cm 1.5 is also from 1938. I can...

My Zeiss Jena 5cm 1.5 is also from 1938. I can check out the lens hood type when I get home today. It is one of my sharpest lenses. In my case, Brian may have placed the optical components into a J-3...
Forum: Digital Compacts 05-19-2019
Replies: 40
Views: 1,744
Posted By raid
I would say that it is more important to make the...

I would say that it is more important to make the compact cameras "better" overall. Use better lenses and better software. Have DNG images and higher resolution images. The size should not be too...
Forum: Travel 05-19-2019
Replies: 46
Views: 1,061
Posted By raid
OK, I finally prepared my camera bag for the...

OK, I finally prepared my camera bag for the upcoming trip. I will be the only one in my family on this trip who carries a camera. Therefore, I chose two cameras: M8 and M9. I know these cameras very...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount Copies 05-18-2019
Replies: 113
Views: 3,117
Posted By raid
Brian Sweeney shimmed J-3 lenses for me. Thank...

Brian Sweeney shimmed J-3 lenses for me. Thank you Brian.
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 05-18-2019
Replies: 262
Views: 6,041
Posted By raid
Thanks for the update, Godfrey. Thanks also for...

Thanks for the update, Godfrey. Thanks also for your work to print the cards.
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 05-18-2019
Replies: 144
Views: 34,822
Posted By raid
I am still finding it easier and more practical...

I am still finding it easier and more practical to use a digital camera than using a film camera, but I find it more fun to occasionally use a film camera for smaller numbers of images. It is less...
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 05-18-2019
Replies: 262
Views: 6,041
Posted By raid
Only the send to addresses were labels. I did...

Only the send to addresses were labels. I did not write much but I enjoyed doing it. The cards printed on premium paper by Vistaprints came out looking good. I “obeyed” the suggestion not to place...
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 05-18-2019
Replies: 262
Views: 6,041
Posted By raid
I used a pen to write on each postcard, followed...

I used a pen to write on each postcard, followed by laying all cards on a big table so that the ink could dry off. If anyone receives my card, let me know please so that I know that all is right.
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 05-17-2019
Replies: 262
Views: 6,041
Posted By raid
I have mailed out my cards today! Sorry for the...

I have mailed out my cards today! Sorry for the delay.
Forum: Leica Screw Mount Copies 05-17-2019
Replies: 113
Views: 3,117
Posted By raid
Both lenses are good overall, but I prefer the...

Both lenses are good overall, but I prefer the J3. I like the rendering from J3’s from the 1950’s. My lenses were shimmed. My old 50mm lens comparisons had several J3 lenses in the pack. RFF members...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 05-15-2019
Replies: 58
Views: 1,748
Posted By raid
I have both lenses, and I like them. While they...

I have both lenses, and I like them. While they may have been produced for film cameras, they do very well on my Leica M8 and M9.
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 05-15-2019
Replies: 58
Views: 1,748
Posted By raid
The Canon 35/1.5 and 35/1.8 can flare up, if this...

The Canon 35/1.5 and 35/1.8 can flare up, if this is what you mean by “character “.
Forum: Travel 05-14-2019
Replies: 46
Views: 1,061
Posted By raid
I had with me two m 4/3 cameras on a trip to...

I had with me two m 4/3 cameras on a trip to Italy a few years ago. It worked out quite well. One camera got the 25.1,4 AF lens and the other got the Sonnar 50/1.5. I did not miss other cameras or...
Forum: Travel 05-14-2019
Replies: 46
Views: 1,061
Posted By raid
I agree with you on not mixing MF with 35mm. I...

I agree with you on not mixing MF with 35mm. I did this once, and it made me set aside the MF for very little use. In my case, I can manage a 35mm film camera and a digital camera without any...
Forum: Travel 05-14-2019
Replies: 46
Views: 1,061
Posted By raid
I enjoy going over the images. I don't take more...

I enjoy going over the images. I don't take more than 1500 images total in any trip that lasts 3 weeks. I may take 150 images with the EPL1 when I also have with me a Leica.
Forum: Travel 05-14-2019
Replies: 46
Views: 1,061
Posted By raid
I use my phone as a supplement to my Leica M8 and...

I use my phone as a supplement to my Leica M8 and M9 in most trips. It is a gimmick in comparison to using the Leica. I would not travel just with a phone.
Forum: Travel 05-14-2019
Replies: 46
Views: 1,061
Posted By raid
I am glad that you find my choices good, Robert....

I am glad that you find my choices good, Robert. The E-PL1 is very light and small, so it will not be a burden. It will be my short tele lens with the 50mm. I will have then the views for 16mm, 35mm,...
Forum: Travel 05-13-2019
Replies: 46
Views: 1,061
Posted By raid
I usually get 1000 images from the phone, and...

I usually get 1000 images from the phone, and about 500 images per Leica camera. It does not bother me that I use a phone for photography.
This 18mm gimmick is not comparable to a Zeiss Hologon.
Forum: Travel 05-13-2019
Replies: 46
Views: 1,061
Posted By raid
It will be this outfit: M6 + Hologon M9 + Lux...

It will be this outfit:
M6 + Hologon
M9 + Lux 35
EPL-1 + 50

I bought fresh film for ISO 200 and 400.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 05-13-2019
Replies: 41
Views: 2,531
Posted By raid
How outdated is the Summilux 75/1.4 when compared...

How outdated is the Summilux 75/1.4 when compared with the new CV lens?
Is the new CV optically somehow superior to the Lux?
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 05-13-2019
Replies: 262
Views: 6,041
Posted By raid
I got suspicious about not getting so far my...

I got suspicious about not getting so far my ordered cards from Vistaprint. I called them up, and it turns out that they mailed it by mistake to some wrong address in Texas. They will mail me a new...
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 05-13-2019
Replies: 262
Views: 6,041
Posted By raid
I received today 5 beautiful postcards! I have...

I received today 5 beautiful postcards! I have already 4 other cards. Only card mysteriously vanished. Did someone send a card with a car on it and the scene "looked like Cuba"?
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 05-11-2019
Replies: 262
Views: 6,041
Posted By raid
I have received a total of 4 cards so far (but I...

I have received a total of 4 cards so far (but I misplaced one!)
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 05-08-2019
Replies: 55
Views: 1,286
Posted By raid
Thank you Nick. I found 28-50 covered most scenes.

Thank you Nick. I found 28-50 covered most scenes.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 05-08-2019
Replies: 55
Views: 1,286
Posted By raid
Thank you, Helen. This is most likely a cropped...

Thank you, Helen.
This is most likely a cropped image (to square format) from a Canon F1N with the old Canon FD 28-50/2.8 SSC. I used a heavy Gitzo tripod with cable release cord. I used a Pentax...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 05-08-2019
Replies: 55
Views: 1,286
Posted By raid
Bryce Canyon,...

Bryce Canyon, Utah.


https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/3565/U3565I1149716327.SEQ.0.jpg
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 05-07-2019
Replies: 55
Views: 1,286
Posted By raid
For many years, my two main lenses were 28-50 and...

For many years, my two main lenses were 28-50 and 80-200.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 05-07-2019
Replies: 55
Views: 1,286
Posted By raid
I took many photos in the American Southwest, and...

I took many photos in the American Southwest, and I used mainly a 28-50 lens plus 24 and 17. I used at times also 80-200.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 05-05-2019
Replies: 20
Views: 530
Posted By raid
Thank you very much, Robert.

Thank you very much, Robert.
Forum: RFF Polls 05-05-2019
Replies: 2,891
Views: 1,780,694
Posted By raid
I used my D700 for a few shots today and...

I used my D700 for a few shots today and yesterday. This camera is "too good"! Where is the fun?!
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 05-05-2019
Replies: 47
Views: 2,316
Posted By raid
I wouldn't worry about any of the "Lens...

I wouldn't worry about any of the "Lens Evaluation Gurus Report". There is plenty of good material published on any lens you could buy these days. Best way is to get the lens and use it. Then decide...
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 05-03-2019
Replies: 262
Views: 6,041
Posted By raid
Received first postcard (or maybe second but lost...

Received first postcard (or maybe second but lost the first).
Forum: Polaroid & Fuji Instax 05-03-2019
Replies: 10
Views: 462
Posted By raid
I have a Land 250 and am in same situation.

I have a Land 250 and am in same situation.
Forum: RFF Polls 05-03-2019
Replies: 2,891
Views: 1,780,694
Posted By raid
It is Friday now. The weather seems to be OK so...

It is Friday now. The weather seems to be OK so far, but storms are shown on TV for Texas. I may first complete some university work (submitting the grades for all of my students), and then I can...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-02-2019
Replies: 182
Views: 19,787
Posted By raid
https://photos.smugmug.com/HologonM304112019/i-dm8...

https://photos.smugmug.com/HologonM304112019/i-dm83FqK/0/05ac9dbb/X5/Hologon%20%286%20of%2012%29-X5.jpg
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 05-02-2019
Replies: 182
Views: 19,787
Posted By raid
https://photos.smugmug.com/HologonM304112019/i-c9j...

https://photos.smugmug.com/HologonM304112019/i-c9jvG8h/0/bd263cda/X5/001-X5.jpg

M3, 16mm Zeiss Hologon
Forum: RFF News 05-02-2019
Replies: 15
Views: 1,616
Posted By raid
R. I. P. Ken Hansen.

R. I. P. Ken Hansen.
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 05-01-2019
Replies: 51
Views: 990
Posted By raid
No, I never said that digital cameras become...

No, I never said that digital cameras become unusable. I still use old digital cameras quite a lot.
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 05-01-2019
Replies: 262
Views: 6,041
Posted By raid
I discovered another advantage of mailing...

I discovered another advantage of mailing postcards without envelopes. Such envelopes can get thrown out with junk mail into the recycle can. This could explain why I have not received any cards so...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 05-01-2019
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Views: 317
Posted By raid
I wish you a happy birthday!

I wish you a happy birthday!
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 05-01-2019
Replies: 262
Views: 6,041
Posted By raid
I am still at a "solid zero" postcards!

I am still at a "solid zero" postcards!
Forum: Travel 05-01-2019
Replies: 46
Views: 1,061
Posted By raid
Germany and several Scandinavian countries on a...

Germany and several Scandinavian countries on a road trip. I think of Stave churches, some glaciers, and Fjords.
Forum: Travel 04-30-2019
Replies: 46
Views: 1,061
Posted By raid
You obviously favor the SWC over the Hologon! ...

You obviously favor the SWC over the Hologon! :cool:
Forum: Travel 04-30-2019
Replies: 46
Views: 1,061
Posted By raid
There always is one comment by someone that...

There always is one comment by someone that brings to me a new thought. I learn this way.
Forum: Travel 04-30-2019
Replies: 46
Views: 1,061
Posted By raid
I would take ISO 200 film. The Hologon is an...

I would take ISO 200 film. The Hologon is an effectively f 16 lens, so it is not meant for night scenes.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 04-30-2019
Replies: 61
Views: 1,222
Posted By raid
https://photos.smugmug.com/HologonM304112019/i-tmV...

https://photos.smugmug.com/HologonM304112019/i-tmVtT9D/0/0a1dfba8/X3/001%20copy-X3.jpg

https://photos.smugmug.com/HologonM304112019/i-CwbgrZF/0/58357037/X3/002%20copy-X3.jpg

https://photos.smugmug.c...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 04-30-2019
Replies: 61
Views: 1,222
Posted By raid
Please do!

Please do!
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 04-30-2019
Replies: 61
Views: 1,222
Posted By raid
It costs around $1500 for a very clean lens, plus...

It costs around $1500 for a very clean lens, plus $500 for DAG to change the mount to M. The lens that I bought looked new to me. It was a demo, I think.
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 04-30-2019
Replies: 51
Views: 990
Posted By raid
Still, it is in my opinion not suitable to do....

Still, it is in my opinion not suitable to do. Digital camera become outdated.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 04-30-2019
Replies: 61
Views: 1,222
Posted By raid
Thanks. The images with film look much sharper...

Thanks. The images with film look much sharper than images from my M9.
Forum: Travel 04-30-2019
Replies: 46
Views: 1,061
Posted By raid
Option 3: SWC (lens has 21mm view) M9+ 35/1.4 +...

Option 3:
SWC (lens has 21mm view)
M9+ 35/1.4 + 50/2
M3+ 16/8

It could work, but I don't need two "very wide" lenses on one trip.
It would maybe work as follows:
M8: 50mm lens (66mm view)
M9: 35mm...
Forum: Travel 04-30-2019
Replies: 46
Views: 1,061
Posted By raid
I don’t own any AF lenses for the Nikon D700, and...

I don’t own any AF lenses for the Nikon D700, and I do not have any spare batteries either.
Thanks for your collective feedback.
I want a wide angle lens because we will be traveling through some...
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 04-29-2019
Replies: 262
Views: 6,041
Posted By raid
I will this time then mail all postcards "without...

I will this time then mail all postcards "without protection".
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 04-29-2019
Replies: 51
Views: 990
Posted By raid
There is nothing classical about a digital...

There is nothing classical about a digital camera. I view such cameras as practical solutions.
Forum: Travel 04-29-2019
Replies: 46
Views: 1,061
Posted By raid
The annual event in the making

It has become a "tradition" each year to start thinking of which cameras and lenses to take with me on a family trip in the summer. I want to keep things light and high quality too. I also need to...
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 04-29-2019
Replies: 262
Views: 6,041
Posted By raid
I have been mailing postcards within the USA,...

I have been mailing postcards within the USA, while placing postcards in envelopes for mail to other countries. Was that wrong to do?
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 04-29-2019
Replies: 96
Views: 4,449
Posted By raid
I will return to using the 50 as my main lens....

I will return to using the 50 as my main lens. During the summer vacation I will leave my 35mm lens home and I will instead take with me a 50mm lens.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 04-29-2019
Replies: 96
Views: 4,449
Posted By raid
The lens on the iPhone may be one of the most...

The lens on the iPhone may be one of the most suitable lenses for street photography. Nobody feels "attacked" by a photographer.
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 04-29-2019
Replies: 262
Views: 6,041
Posted By raid
I just placed my print order for 50 cards on...

I just placed my print order for 50 cards on premium paper with vistaprint 4x6 sized post cards.
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 04-29-2019
Replies: 262
Views: 6,041
Posted By raid
MOO is great, but it costs more, With vistaprint,...

MOO is great, but it costs more, With vistaprint, I would ordre their Premium paper.
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 04-29-2019
Replies: 262
Views: 6,041
Posted By raid
We seem to have some RFF members who are...

We seem to have some RFF members who are ultra-efficient in mailing out their cards! :cool:
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