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Forum: Fuji X Series 11-07-2013
Replies: 29
Views: 2,710
Posted By BMacW
I can't not believe this. All this talk, nobody...

I can't not believe this. All this talk, nobody mentioned the backordered 23mm f1.4????

All the primes are good, but most of them are bulky. The 14mm and the 23mm cost the same, and about the same...
Forum: Sony E Lenses / Adapted Lenses / Adapters / Images 11-03-2013
Replies: 28
Views: 5,424
Posted By BMacW
No I'm not. I was simply responding to the other...

No I'm not. I was simply responding to the other post about size of retrofocus design lens. Typically misconception is they have to be huge as commonly seen on DSLRs.

Fact is as with many Pentax...
Forum: Sony E Lenses / Adapted Lenses / Adapters / Images 11-03-2013
Replies: 28
Views: 5,424
Posted By BMacW
Pentax has a huge line of FF AF lenses (screw...

Pentax has a huge line of FF AF lenses (screw drive). They are all retrofocus design, but remain very compact.

Most new pentax bodies support AF drive and has IBIS, so these lenses are really...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 07-10-2013
Replies: 3,209
Views: 503,880
Posted By BMacW
Ricoh...

Ricoh GR

http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3686/9243480821_8a16b1be89_b.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/bmacw/9243480821/)
Forum: Digital Compacts 07-09-2013
Replies: 25
Views: 7,744
Posted By BMacW
I have both cameras. My suggestion (and this is...

I have both cameras.
My suggestion (and this is what I end up doing).

1. Keep the OMD
2. Buy a new Panasonic GX1 for $200+ from Amazon.
3. get a few pancake lenses for m4/3 or the power zoom.

the...
Forum: Digital Compacts 05-22-2013
Replies: 666
Views: 58,358
Posted By BMacW
Mine also shipped on Wednesday! ( I ordered...

Mine also shipped on Wednesday! ( I ordered within hours of the announcement )
Will be here on Friday.
Forum: Digital Compacts 05-22-2013
Replies: 666
Views: 58,358
Posted By BMacW
Anyone ordered from Adorama heard anything update...

Anyone ordered from Adorama heard anything update from them?
Forum: Polaroid & Fuji Instax 05-22-2013
Replies: 7
Views: 1,435
Posted By BMacW
I have ordered parts from him before. Great guy,...

I have ordered parts from him before. Great guy, he's helped me (for free) to answer many of the questions about modifying my own land cameras.
He also helped me track down a very hard to find f90...
Forum: DIYS Modifications 04-17-2013
Replies: 10
Views: 6,981
Posted By BMacW
Update

I want to update everyone here.

I sold a few lenses which I had to remove the tab.

The tab can be removed very easily, if you just move the tab off angle. (tilting it forward and back on the...
Forum: Polaroid & Fuji Instax 02-22-2013
Replies: 15
Views: 1,982
Posted By BMacW
Why did you ever decide to buy a Polaroid? What...

Why did you ever decide to buy a Polaroid? What attracted you?
why not?
What type of Polaroid did you buy?
Converted Polaroid 110A, Land 250, 450, SX 70, SLR680, FUJI 500 AF
Did you ever...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 02-21-2013
Replies: 41
Views: 4,197
Posted By BMacW
When I had the OMD I was also shooting with my...

When I had the OMD I was also shooting with my Mamiya 645. That was the biggest mistake...

Just like you prefer the look of MF over 35mm, the 'look' from m4/3 is very different from a FF camera let...
Forum: DIYS Modifications 02-21-2013
Replies: 10
Views: 6,981
Posted By BMacW
This stuff works really well for making small...

This stuff works really well for making small molds.
http://www.amazon.com/Easy-Mold-Silicone-Molding-Casting/dp/B003CHMZXI

I guess, I could've used the clay to get the right shape, then make a...
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 02-10-2013
Replies: 116
Views: 15,517
Posted By BMacW
It's very practical for landscape photographers....

It's very practical for landscape photographers. The weight saving, and ability to use many different lens and still have precise framing.

I'm not saying I want the M240 to be the 5D MkIII. But I...
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 02-10-2013
Replies: 116
Views: 15,517
Posted By BMacW
If everybody only cared about image quality and...

If everybody only cared about image quality and the look from a ccd, everybody would all be shooting MFDB.

Leica is trying to address many reasons why M is not used/considered widely as an...
Forum: Cameras in the Movies / TV / Media 02-03-2013
Replies: 9
Views: 1,729
Posted By BMacW
Leica in Lincoln commerical

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JrHhpuWWte8

He was using a film rangefinder in the commercial then, pull up a m9... which obviously does not have liveview like it shows in the ad.

Interesting...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-28-2013
Replies: 3,209
Views: 503,880
Posted By BMacW
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8209/8177365787_982d...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8209/8177365787_982d3cc98c_b.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/bmacw/8177365787/)



http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8282/7794214550_77751592b4_b.jpg...
Forum: Fuji X Series 01-16-2013
Replies: 76
Views: 26,519
Posted By BMacW
Okay, I give up. Talking to fanboys here....:bang:

Okay, I give up. Talking to fanboys here....:bang:
Forum: Fuji X Series 01-16-2013
Replies: 76
Views: 26,519
Posted By BMacW
I KNEW this kind of comment will come out. You...

I KNEW this kind of comment will come out.

You are happy with your camera, good for you. I've been using M8 for a long time, so it's not like I'm always chasing the latest greatest gadgets.

In...
Forum: Fuji X Series 01-15-2013
Replies: 76
Views: 26,519
Posted By BMacW
I agree it's very unfair to the users. In fact...

I agree it's very unfair to the users. In fact it's sickening. Clearly they rushed out the XE1 to head the holiday sales and photokina. It's not like they developed the second gen x-tran sensor in...
Forum: Fuji X Series 01-15-2013
Replies: 76
Views: 26,519
Posted By BMacW
I have sony nex 5n, owned nex7, considered buying...

I have sony nex 5n, owned nex7, considered buying nex6 before I settled on X-E1 as a back up for my M9 and to use with my M lenses.

After seeing the phase detect pixel based digital split image...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 01-08-2013
Replies: 258
Views: 69,835
Posted By BMacW
21 Skopar on...

21 Skopar on M9
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8071/8333415637_cb074c572f_b.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/bmacw/8333415637/)

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8082/8333300749_70cd59d8df_b.jpg...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-08-2013
Replies: 3,209
Views: 503,880
Posted By BMacW
One more from 21mm Skopar ,...

One more from 21mm Skopar , M9
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8371/8360537715_e8a72333ea_b.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/bmacw/8360537715/)
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-04-2013
Replies: 3,209
Views: 503,880
Posted By BMacW
21mm...

21mm Skopar
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8071/8333415637_cb074c572f_b.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/bmacw/8333415637/)
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-13-2012
Replies: 7
Views: 1,938
Posted By BMacW
Check out Brian's flickr. He's quite well known...

Check out Brian's flickr. He's quite well known around here. http://www.flickr.com/photos/brianday/

There are a lot of photography groups, but I don't think there is anything specifically for...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 12-08-2012
Replies: 30
M2
Views: 2,184
Posted By BMacW
Here is a scan of the original purchase...

Here is a scan of the original purchase documents, just something interesting to look at.

https://docs.google.com/open?id=0B-xr0yOsiO8qTmRrQVM5aWVCLVE
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 12-08-2012
Replies: 30
M2
Views: 2,184
Posted By BMacW
Thanks everyone for the advice. I'm usually a...

Thanks everyone for the advice. I'm usually a huge proponent of : things are meant to be used not pampered.

It's just this M2 is almost given to me for next to nothing. And I usually use my gear...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 12-07-2012
Replies: 30
M2
Views: 2,184
Posted By BMacW
Yeah, it's so beautiful. Funny I don't have any...

Yeah, it's so beautiful. Funny I don't have any problem using my m9 as is, but this thing has no electronics, it's timeless. I have much more affection towards it.

Thanks!
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 12-07-2012
Replies: 30
M2
Views: 2,184
Posted By BMacW
M2

I have acquired an M2 that's in too nice of a condition for me to just use it. So I want to sell it and buy a user conditioned one.

But I have no idea how to price this one. Any suggestion is much...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-13-2012
Replies: 3,209
Views: 503,880
Posted By BMacW
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8292/7746518910_1ab1...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8292/7746518910_1ab1ed829f_c.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/bmacw/7746518910/)

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7230/7172425929_599b079a49_c.jpg...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-13-2012
Replies: 49
Views: 4,347
Posted By BMacW
http://farm7.staticflickr.com/6067/6145935346_d0fc...

http://farm7.staticflickr.com/6067/6145935346_d0fcd898af_z.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/bmacw/6145935346/)


http://farm7.staticflickr.com/6207/6062991197_94c07c0ed1_z.jpg...
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-09-2012
Replies: 15
Views: 1,383
Posted By BMacW
Olympus 35 RD has meter, shutter priority and...

Olympus 35 RD has meter, shutter priority and full Manual. I don't use the meter on mine and it works fine with no battery. They are hard to find though
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-02-2012
Replies: 29
Views: 7,072
Posted By BMacW
The only real downside of the CV 35 f1.2 even the...

The only real downside of the CV 35 f1.2 even the V2 is the size and finder blockage.

But you can't beat the performance for the price. So I would just go with the Voigtlander and use the extra...
Forum: Sony NEX APS-C format 10-31-2012
Replies: 25
Views: 5,548
Posted By BMacW
I used my rx100 in the rain with no problem....

I used my rx100 in the rain with no problem. Although I just realized that the flash hinges are are rusted now (so I won't do it again) but the camera is still rocking hard.
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 10-30-2012
Replies: 45
Views: 5,870
Posted By BMacW
Everybody should watch this video segment of...

Everybody should watch this video segment of Ansel Adams explaining his view on this exact...
Forum: Polaroid & Fuji Instax 10-16-2012
Replies: 24
Views: 6,668
Posted By BMacW
Polaroid Land Auto 250, 350, 450. If you have the...

Polaroid Land Auto 250, 350, 450.
If you have the money get a converted Polaroid 110A/B

Pack film are better and cheaper than those integral film by the impossible project.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-15-2012
Replies: 192
Views: 30,875
Posted By BMacW
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8018/7273880542_4b65...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8018/7273880542_4b651f3597_c.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/bmacw/7273880542/)
Forum: Sony NEX APS-C format 10-15-2012
Replies: 20
Views: 4,600
Posted By BMacW
I have that on my rx100. They don't really help...

I have that on my rx100. They don't really help much at all for shooting. But it makes the camera much easier to hold when not shooting.
Forum: DIYS Modifications 10-15-2012
Replies: 10
Views: 6,981
Posted By BMacW
Thanks for the link! In my case, the ZM 50 has a...

Thanks for the link!
In my case, the ZM 50 has a very small nob for focusing, and the 35 f1.2VC has really big uneven focusing ring. So I figured that I need to have something that can mold to their...
Forum: DIYS Modifications 10-15-2012
Replies: 10
Views: 6,981
Posted By BMacW
DIY focusing tab

It's pretty straight forward. So I will just list the materials and the rest should be pretty clear from the pictures.

High quality modeling clay. They are not really clay, but can be sculpted like...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 10-05-2012
Replies: 14
Views: 2,868
Posted By BMacW
I sold my M8 when NEX 5N came out and then I got...

I sold my M8 when NEX 5N came out and then I got the NEX 7 for the builtin EVF. If you've used and love the Rangefinder experience, none of these mirrorless will satisfy you.

After nex7 I tried the...
Forum: Sony RX Series 10-04-2012
Replies: 355
Views: 87,655
Posted By BMacW
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8179/8019349195_c53e...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8179/8019349195_c53ee43bfc_b.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/bmacw/8019349195/)

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8170/8041387080_feb88c00c2_b.jpg...
Forum: Fuji X Series 10-01-2012
Replies: 23
Views: 9,708
Posted By BMacW
That's Korean :D

That's Korean :D
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 08-16-2012
Replies: 1,428
Views: 349,749
Posted By BMacW
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8441/7794012510_349c...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8441/7794012510_349c456690_c.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/bmacw/7794012510/)
A Slice of Time (http://www.flickr.com/photos/bmacw/7794012510/) by BMacW...
Forum: Large Format Film RF 06-12-2012
Replies: 87
Views: 18,089
Posted By BMacW
I snap this picture with the modern day polaroid...

I snap this picture with the modern day polaroid equivalent, the ubiquitous iphone/cellphone camera.

On the way back from my cousin's graduation. Grandma is holding this precious memory. Ironically,...
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 06-12-2012
Replies: 558
Sticky: OMD-EM5 Pics
Views: 213,446
Posted By BMacW
om-d 12mm...

om-d 12mm f2

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8026/7171041971_89beec4bfd_c.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/bmacw/7171041971/)
http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7231/7171307985_95e17a4664_c.jpg...
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 04-17-2012
Replies: 558
Sticky: OMD-EM5 Pics
Views: 213,446
Posted By BMacW
In your opinion, how does the APS-C sensor stack...

In your opinion, how does the APS-C sensor stack up against FF sensors? And what about FF against MF digital? ...... Is your current camera ground breaking compare to a MF camera with IQ180...
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 04-17-2012
Replies: 558
Sticky: OMD-EM5 Pics
Views: 213,446
Posted By BMacW
Most sensible thing I've heard in a long while.

Most sensible thing I've heard in a long while.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 03-28-2012
Replies: 87
Views: 5,879
Posted By BMacW
These no RF discussions are vital to me. Most of...

These no RF discussions are vital to me.
Most of use have more than one systems and probably not all RF cameras.

I'm much more interested in what people think about these new cameras from a RF...
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 03-26-2012
Replies: 59
Views: 7,561
Posted By BMacW
I ordered a silver one ONLY because I'm getting...

I ordered a silver one ONLY because I'm getting the 12mm and the 45mm lens. And those only come in silver
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 02-18-2012
Replies: 25
Views: 4,505
Posted By BMacW
http://www.thinkgeek.com/computing/bags/aaa5/?srp=...

http://www.thinkgeek.com/computing/bags/aaa5/?srp=1

This is the best bag ever. It's on sale now
Forum: Sony E Lenses / Adapted Lenses / Adapters / Images 02-14-2012
Replies: 12
Views: 2,419
Posted By BMacW
If you are comparing 100% crop M8 wins. But if...

If you are comparing 100% crop M8 wins. But if you down sample everything to 10MP, it's hardly any difference.

LL had a comparison between M9 and Nex7 on resolution. You can get some ideas from...
Forum: Sony E Lenses / Adapted Lenses / Adapters / Images 02-03-2012
Replies: 35
Views: 21,009
Posted By BMacW
Just so you know. Fotoflex makes a PRO version...

Just so you know.

Fotoflex makes a PRO version for $70. It's the best! Find it on Amazon
Forum: CSC : Digital Compact System Cameras - 01-25-2012
Replies: 5
Views: 2,685
Posted By BMacW
Not sure how much of it is related to the more...

Not sure how much of it is related to the more DOF from the smaller sensor.
Forum: Fuji X Series 01-12-2012
Replies: 1,065
Views: 138,256
Posted By BMacW
Autofocus is the best thing ever! the camera...

Autofocus is the best thing ever! the camera always knows exactly where I want to focus in this complex 3D world from a 2D image feed it's getting.

Ahhhh the wonder of technology. X-Pro2 will have...
Forum: Fuji X Series 01-12-2012
Replies: 1,065
Views: 138,256
Posted By BMacW
Because there is no way for the camera to 'Know'...

Because there is no way for the camera to 'Know' if there is a manual lens attached to it. (the electrical contact does not function there). So it should remain open for things like metering, focus...
Forum: Fuji X Series 01-12-2012
Replies: 1,065
Views: 138,256
Posted By BMacW
It's always open regardless of the VF mode. Need...

It's always open regardless of the VF mode. Need it for AF and metering
Forum: Fuji X Series 01-12-2012
Replies: 1,065
Views: 138,256
Posted By BMacW
Yeah, Ricoh had a real chance to design something...

Yeah, Ricoh had a real chance to design something clever for the M mount lenses (reading focal lens, and mechanical/electrical hybrid focusing coupling) for their M module....
But in the end it looks...
Forum: Sony NEX APS-C format 01-11-2012
Replies: 51
Views: 9,038
Posted By BMacW
So if M9 never had AA filter how come it had...

So if M9 never had AA filter how come it had color cast in the beginning??
It's just software lens profile with coded lens that fixed it for the M9, same thing can be done for Nex7 on a computer...
Forum: Sony NEX APS-C format 01-11-2012
Replies: 51
Views: 9,038
Posted By BMacW
M9 never had AA filter, even my M8 had none from...

M9 never had AA filter, even my M8 had none from the beginning. Which is why I don't think what you said in the previous post is NOT true.
Forum: Fuji X Series 01-11-2012
Replies: 1,065
Views: 138,256
Posted By BMacW
Listening to her, it seems they have some mighty...

Listening to her, it seems they have some mighty specific plan for the M adapter.

Because the lens can go so deep into the body, would it be possible that the adapter will have the electrical...
Forum: Sony NEX APS-C format 01-11-2012
Replies: 51
Views: 9,038
Posted By BMacW
Actually that's not true. Color cast are not...

Actually that's not true.
Color cast are not result of AA filters. GXR and 5N all have micro lenses on edge of the sensor to capture light coming in at an angle. (GXR specially designed for M lenses )
Forum: Sony NEX APS-C format 01-10-2012
Replies: 51
Views: 9,038
Posted By BMacW
Did you test the 21/2.8 yourself to suggest to...

Did you test the 21/2.8 yourself to suggest to others that it's soft? :bang:
Forum: CSC : Digital Compact System Cameras - 01-10-2012
Replies: 20
Views: 8,698
Posted By BMacW
You owe yourself to shoot RAW, if you plan on...

You owe yourself to shoot RAW, if you plan on using M mount lenses. It's still significantly less time consuming than scanning films.

I have the 5n with EVF. I'm hunting for a nex 7 ONLY because the...
Forum: Sony NEX APS-C format 01-09-2012
Replies: 7
Views: 1,454
Posted By BMacW
At least cancel your Nex 7 order, so I can get...

At least cancel your Nex 7 order, so I can get mine sooner :D
Forum: Fuji X Series 01-09-2012
Replies: 1,065
Views: 138,256
Posted By BMacW
Just a quick question... How do you project the...

Just a quick question...
How do you project the frame lines with parallax correction in the OVF when using a manual lens?
If the answer is 'No, you can't, you will need to use an EVF' AND that the...
Forum: Sony NEX APS-C format 01-09-2012
Replies: 7
Views: 1,454
Posted By BMacW
Am I the only one here secretly hoping everybody...

Am I the only one here secretly hoping everybody else canceling their Nex7 orders and go order the Fuji? :D
Forum: Epson R-D1 Leica M mount Digital Rangefinder 01-05-2012
Replies: 35
Views: 4,084
Posted By BMacW
Why do you want a 50 on your 1.5x RD1? I would...

Why do you want a 50 on your 1.5x RD1?

I would get a VC 35 f1.4 , it's about 50 eqv on the RD1, fast, compact and readily available
Forum: Sony NEX APS-C format 11-21-2011
Replies: 28
Views: 6,181
Posted By BMacW
You need the get the evf so you can MF faster and...

You need the get the evf so you can MF faster and hold the camera more steady to get few more stops :D
Forum: Sony NEX APS-C format 11-15-2011
Replies: 13
Views: 2,842
Posted By BMacW
Cheers! I love mine too. Only problem is it's...

Cheers! I love mine too. Only problem is it's hard to fit in a bag with the evf on. :bang:
Forum: Sony NEX APS-C format 11-15-2011
Replies: 13
Views: 2,842
Posted By BMacW
There is a menu option for toggle evf/lcd ==...

There is a menu option for toggle evf/lcd == manual/auto.
If you select manual you can turn off the lcd and just use the evf.

There is another option, you can enable(disabled by default) 'Info...
Forum: Sony NEX APS-C format 11-02-2011
Replies: 150
Views: 26,537
Posted By BMacW
Maybe this has been posted somewhere....

Maybe this has been posted somewhere.
http://www.flickr.com/photos/sportsphotorob/6232343310/in/photostream/
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 09-14-2011
Replies: 34
Views: 8,014
Posted By BMacW
A better way to look at this. Do you love...

A better way to look at this.

Do you love shooting RF cameras and need a digital version?

if YES, Can you afford an M9?

if NO => Get the M8 and enjoy it (You will)

P.S. No offense to RD1 owners,...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 09-13-2011
Replies: 98
Views: 14,401
Posted By BMacW
Okay, maybe what I said is a bit too harsh. But...

Okay, maybe what I said is a bit too harsh. But seriously! You have more photos posted on your flickrs than most Magnum photographers' have published in their entire career. (yes I did bother to go...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 09-13-2011
Replies: 98
Views: 14,401
Posted By BMacW
Quit whining! If you are not trying to sell your...

Quit whining!
If you are not trying to sell your photo, just be happy that you like it yourself.

If it is attention that you want, get on the cast of Jersey Shore....
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 09-12-2011
Replies: 152
Views: 56,618
Posted By BMacW
This is the BEST bag...

This is the BEST bag ever!
http://www.thinkgeek.com/computing/bags/aaa5/

You can carry very little and keep it light with an insert. Or pack everything for long trip and off load the cords, charger,...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 06-24-2011
Replies: 29
Views: 6,307
Posted By BMacW
Compact camera with APS-C or bigger ===> Only Nex...

Compact camera with APS-C or bigger ===> Only Nex 5 and GXR can be considered as competitors. And their current system lens offering is poor ( poor in number for Ricoh, poor all the way for Sony). So...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 04-20-2011
Replies: 29
Views: 8,429
Posted By BMacW
Sorry, I don't check this thread often enough....

Sorry, I don't check this thread often enough.
Feel free to link/download the pictures.

It's very hard to find details on this setup on the internet.
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 04-07-2011
Replies: 29
Views: 8,429
Posted By BMacW
Here is what I did. Stich a nylon strip into a...

Here is what I did. Stich a nylon strip into a loop, and run a hot soldering iron through the middle (doesn't have to be absolute middle, based on your fitting). Burn the edges of the hole so that it...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 04-05-2011
Replies: 29
Views: 8,429
Posted By BMacW
Mine is homemade. I pick the softest nylon straps...

Mine is homemade. I pick the softest nylon straps and made it to fit my (fat) fingers. It's also important to know many people complain about the discomfort is caused by the actual width of the strap...
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 03-14-2011
Replies: 20
Views: 2,778
Posted By BMacW
Yeah, The guy owned RD-1 and shoots a M8 ,M2...

Yeah, The guy owned RD-1 and shoots a M8 ,M2 now... I would value his opinion when he says he likes it
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 03-03-2011
Replies: 124
Views: 17,772
Posted By BMacW
You make many good points, except the experience...

You make many good points, except the experience is simply not the same. If you want to manual focus, you almost have to use the EVF on the x100. I'm drawn by the x100 because of it's size vs IQ. For...
Forum: Technique: How To Shoot It 02-24-2011
Replies: 25
Views: 5,217
Posted By BMacW
BTW, Kai has an account here (KaiW). He used to...

BTW, Kai has an account here (KaiW). He used to post here.

Long time fan of his videos.

Make sure you check out the best Leica M9 review and the what's in your bag video from him.
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 02-24-2011
Replies: 48
Views: 14,146
Posted By BMacW
the GXR in terms of IQ(better) and size. Plus...

the GXR in terms of IQ(better) and size. Plus they will have a M mount module in fall.
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 02-24-2011
Replies: 66
Views: 9,967
Posted By BMacW
I will add my perspective, which I think is very...

I will add my perspective, which I think is very unique.

I was very interested in the x100 since its announcement, not because of the hybrid view finder but rather the sensor size vs physical size...
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 02-08-2011
Replies: 39
Views: 5,450
Posted By BMacW
Now I feel like a real wise ass :D

Now I feel like a real wise ass :D
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 02-07-2011
Replies: 39
Views: 5,450
Posted By BMacW
Yeah, Now that I reread it, it does seem like he...

Yeah, Now that I reread it, it does seem like he will only get a production model upon release. :bang:
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 02-07-2011
Replies: 39
Views: 5,450
Posted By BMacW
http://www.stevehuffphoto.com/2011/02/07/coming-th...

http://www.stevehuffphoto.com/2011/02/07/coming-this-week-m9-contest-top-15-and-new-reviews/
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 02-07-2011
Replies: 39
Views: 5,450
Posted By BMacW
He obviously knows the Fuji marketing lady Kayce....

He obviously knows the Fuji marketing lady Kayce. So I take it as a sign that Fuji is ready to unleash this baby for a slightly bigger masses for testing/reviewing.

Steve Huff says he might get one...
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 02-06-2011
Replies: 14
Views: 3,200
Posted By BMacW
I don't want to overstating the obvious. "Kayce...

I don't want to overstating the obvious.

"Kayce was the photog today - I shot the shoot coverage"

Kayce, is shooting with the x100, Brandon (author) shot the coverage shots.

Maybe he just doesn't...
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 02-06-2011
Replies: 14
Views: 3,200
Posted By BMacW
look at the pictures. It's on the LCD I'm not...

look at the pictures. It's on the LCD

I'm not trying to over analyzing the situation. This is 'preview of the shoot we are editing today for our fashion shoot' , they were shooting with the x100, as...
Forum: Fuji X-100 Series 02-06-2011
Replies: 14
Views: 3,200
Posted By BMacW
Sample shots

EDIT: These are said NOT to be the shots from x100, I drew my own conclusion based on the shots and the poses. If you feel offended/cheated, I'm sorry. At lease we know some one has a working model...
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