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Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 1 Week Ago
Replies: 26
Views: 910
Posted By Deardorff38
film canisters

I believe Adox offers some film in 2x plastic containers.
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 33
Views: 1,080
Posted By Deardorff38
"Make Leica great again" ;-)

"Make Leica great again" ;-)
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 109
Views: 2,990
Posted By Deardorff38
maybe..... but an M3 with a 90 leaves me cold... ...

maybe..... but an M3 with a 90 leaves me cold... one of the last combos i would use. 90 just doesn't work for me
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 109
Views: 2,990
Posted By Deardorff38
K.F. it is a 90mm f 4

K.F. it is a 90mm f 4
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 853
Views: 184,733
Posted By Deardorff38
From concept to...

From concept to reality....https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/47981616301_2a19fab026_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2g6YjSz)IMG_8583 (https://flic.kr/p/2g6YjSz) by , on Flickr
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 26
Views: 477
Posted By Deardorff38
Another solution, would be to look for the older...

Another solution, would be to look for the older single sized Ganz speed Ezel. The overall size is much smaller than the 4 blade easels.
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 26
Views: 477
Posted By Deardorff38
Yes Anorak. I've done it with 50cm x 60cm paper...

Yes Anorak. I've done it with 50cm x 60cm paper w/ my Beseler 45MXT before i got a bigger easel. When i got my Durst 138, i built a drop leaf table to accommodate the larger size. Green or blue...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 109
Views: 2,990
Posted By Deardorff38
"We should collect them all" (Huss) On the...

"We should collect them all" (Huss) On the contrary: We should use them all.

K.F. I found them big & awkward in the hands, totally unlike any other Leica i had used....some people like...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 109
Views: 2,990
Posted By Deardorff38
I'll be very happy to fly across the Atlantic to...

I'll be very happy to fly across the Atlantic to take that button rewind black M2 off your hands ;)
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2,662
Views: 786,877
Posted By Deardorff38
https://live.staticflickr.com/813/41240297302_74a7...

https://live.staticflickr.com/813/41240297302_74a7e224c3.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/25QgiAE)IMG_7990 (https://flic.kr/p/25QgiAE) by , on Flickr
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 67
Views: 2,111
Posted By Deardorff38
or a Bill Pierce model, Wm A Allard or Peter...

or a Bill Pierce model, Wm A Allard or Peter Turnley version....you know acknowledge some real working photographers.
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 67
Views: 2,111
Posted By Deardorff38
I kick myself for selling mine. Bought it in the...

I kick myself for selling mine. Bought it in the Leica store in Paris in 1995. Original black paint for the equivalent of $700 canadian dollars (465 Euro).
Eventually sold it for double what i paid...
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 251
Views: 5,227
Posted By Deardorff38
A good mail day in Western Canada. Currently...

A good mail day in Western Canada. Currently sitting at 19 cards. Thank you everyone!
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 67
Views: 2,111
Posted By Deardorff38
I might have an interest if it was a Tom...

I might have an interest if it was a Tom Abrahamson black M2 :-)
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 67
Views: 2,111
Posted By Deardorff38
Another step down the slippery slope of taking a...

Another step down the slippery slope of taking a tool or instrument and creating a vanity version. Leica marketing the Louis Vuitton of cameras. A sad state of affairs in my opinion.
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 433
Views: 32,486
Posted By Deardorff38
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/47953094122_81...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/47953094122_8103daf81b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2g4s9dS)IMG_7543 (https://flic.kr/p/2g4s9dS) by , on Flickr
Rolleiflex T, Tri-X, print on Foma Variant iii
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 21
Views: 767
Posted By Deardorff38
Amen Huss! :)

Amen Huss! :)
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 21
Views: 767
Posted By Deardorff38
Bert, I had an MP for a while & was toying with...

Bert, I had an MP for a while & was toying with the idea of sending it away to be masked. The extra framelines were a huge nuisance. I've used M2, M4, M6 for decades. Just in time an early black...
Forum: FSU Former Soviet Union RF 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 232
Views: 48,080
Posted By Deardorff38
Bert, I almost never shoot at box speed. Your...

Bert, I almost never shoot at box speed. Your exposure & development habits would dictate if you need to over expose. i meter (either incident or spot) & process to maintain good shadow detail.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5,550
Views: 950,461
Posted By Deardorff38
The 50 1.4 Super-Takumar has such character,...

The 50 1.4 Super-Takumar has such character, especially wide-open...it's hard not to own one. Not being a digital guy, one needs a body to put it...
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 853
Views: 184,733
Posted By Deardorff38
Thank you Erik. As much as i enjoy the Leica,...

Thank you Erik. As much as i enjoy the Leica, the results from lugging a medium format camera on mountain trips are so rewarding, the minute you put a larger negative into the enlarger & turn on the...
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 853
Views: 184,733
Posted By Deardorff38
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/47926940482_d7...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/47926940482_d7810f994c_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2g296E3)OSU Geological Library 1 (https://flic.kr/p/2g296E3) by Nokton48...
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 853
Views: 184,733
Posted By Deardorff38
Tri-x / Print on Forte Polygrade warmtone 11x14"/...

Tri-x / Print on Forte Polygrade warmtone 11x14"/ Ansco 130. Fuji GW680. just dry mounted
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/47944496113_ec272c4d78_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2g3G5kk)IMG_8544...
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 255
Posted By Deardorff38
Thanks, but i'd rather do a DYI root canal than...

Thanks, but i'd rather do a DYI root canal than than do home repairs on my old M4.
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 67
Views: 2,111
Posted By Deardorff38
:o Well said Ko.Fe. .....who are they...

:o Well said Ko.Fe. .....who are they trying to attract with that...? at least it's not a film M ;)
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 853
Views: 184,733
Posted By Deardorff38
I found this negative from 2016 i had never...

I found this negative from 2016 i had never printed. The photo seemed inconsequential at the time... It's doubtful we'll see Notre Dame like this again in our lifetimes. Print on Forte Fortezo FB...
Forum: Photography General Interest 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 214
Views: 5,221
Posted By Deardorff38
10:15 mtn time..... still broken....

10:15 mtn time..... still broken....
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 251
Views: 5,227
Posted By Deardorff38
Big day at the mailbox. Thanks Stephan for...

Big day at the mailbox. Thanks Stephan for initiating a good idea.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 75
Views: 7,217
Posted By Deardorff38
I would buy one in a heartbeat as well Erik. I'm...

I would buy one in a heartbeat as well Erik. I'm sure it would have the similar feel & weight of the Summaron 35.

https://live.staticflickr.com/883/41099295990_3f12d064be.jpg...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 75
Views: 7,217
Posted By Deardorff38
True enough Erik, but when we're talking M10s and...

True enough Erik, but when we're talking M10s and other Leica bodies, how much can the duty be on 447 euro? & is that enough to be a deal breaker?
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 75
Views: 7,217
Posted By Deardorff38
Stephan, I don't ever remember seeing so many...

Stephan, I don't ever remember seeing so many available on Ebay. I just looked 5 minutes ago. https://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_from=R40&_trksid=m570.l1313&_nkw=voigtlander+28mm+3.5+&_sacat=0
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 75
Views: 7,217
Posted By Deardorff38
Stephan, As Erik said, it's a beautifully made...

Stephan, As Erik said, it's a beautifully made lens & the brass mount does make a difference in the weight & handling. You can find them in fine condition most often in Japan. (i've bought a couple...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 33
Views: 2,349
Posted By Deardorff38
I know with their idiosyncracies, they're not for...

I know with their idiosyncracies, they're not for everyone, but I'm with Roscoe....If you get it, the rewards are great. I've used many medium format cameras including the Mamiya 6 & 7, RB67, Fuji...
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 251
Views: 5,227
Posted By Deardorff38
Pony Express is slow in Western Canada. I'm...

Pony Express is slow in Western Canada. I'm sitting at 8
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 853
Views: 184,733
Posted By Deardorff38
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/47882100261_0a...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/47882100261_0aa8014ae4_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2fXbhdM)IMG_8490 (1) (https://flic.kr/p/2fXbhdM) by , on Flickr
the eponymous '38 Deardorff, Tri-x, 5x7 contact...
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 59
Views: 1,687
Posted By Deardorff38
I don't own a camera with a built-in meter. I...

I don't own a camera with a built-in meter. I always have a light meter with me, & sometimes use a spot meter, sometimes an incident meter....& sometimes I (successfully) estimate exposure. I process...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 05-10-2019
Replies: 51
Views: 2,072
Posted By Deardorff38
"My assumption was that the OP was wondering if...

"My assumption was that the OP was wondering if developing his own negatives was an important part of HCBs process and genius. With other photographers, like say Ralph Gibson or William Klein or...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 05-10-2019
Replies: 23
Views: 519
Posted By Deardorff38
I like the Domke protective wrap. You can leave...

I like the Domke protective wrap. You can leave the strap hanging out, & it's quick to grab out of your pack or bag.
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 05-10-2019
Replies: 503
Views: 140,415
Posted By Deardorff38
Ilford Classic

I thought i'd try a large print of this image. I only had Ilford MGFB Classic in 20"x24" ....still wet & not selenium toned yet. Printed on my Durst 138 5x7...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 05-08-2019
Replies: 55
Views: 1,160
Posted By Deardorff38
Nick, I'd most likely take the 24 & 50. Like...

Nick, I'd most likely take the 24 & 50. Like Helen, i prefer primes. Even if i 'just' had my Rolleiflex. I'd look the the best image I could frame in the best light. I'm not much of one for...
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 05-07-2019
Replies: 853
Views: 184,733
Posted By Deardorff38
"My first darkroom print in twenty five...

"My first darkroom print in twenty five years."
Nice work Nokton. Help keep our numbers up!;)
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 05-06-2019
Replies: 1,179
Views: 445,776
Posted By Deardorff38
My favourite, 1958 Rolleiflex T, made shipshape...

My favourite, 1958 Rolleiflex T, made shipshape by Harry Fleenor, added Maxwell screen. World traveller & constant companion. I'm a big fan of the Tessar...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 05-05-2019
Replies: 917
Views: 222,725
Posted By Deardorff38
Toreno, The detail on the church is...

Toreno, The detail on the church is fantastic....another Rollei winner..
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 05-05-2019
Replies: 917
Views: 222,725
Posted By Deardorff38
Beautiful long tonal scale Css.

Beautiful long tonal scale Css.
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 05-05-2019
Replies: 917
Views: 222,725
Posted By Deardorff38
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/32829681877_16...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/32829681877_16f5f4f00f_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/S23GDT)IMG_8407 (1) (https://flic.kr/p/S23GDT) by , on Flickr
The shadow separation w/ Kodak TMY-2 is superb. I'd...
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 05-05-2019
Replies: 251
Views: 5,227
Posted By Deardorff38
front seat of a helicopter ;) without a long...

front seat of a helicopter ;)
without a long telephoto (& even then)....no other way to get that perspective....i waited a long time for that shot. & for those folks who think an Elmar 35mm 3.5...
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 05-04-2019
Replies: 251
Views: 5,227
Posted By Deardorff38
Thank you Pherdinand. That negative prints really...

Thank you Pherdinand. That negative prints really well.
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 05-04-2019
Replies: 853
Views: 184,733
Posted By Deardorff38
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/32829681877_16...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/32829681877_16f5f4f00f_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/S23GDT)IMG_8407 (1) (https://flic.kr/p/S23GDT) by [url=https://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/[/url], on...
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 05-03-2019
Replies: 251
Views: 5,227
Posted By Deardorff38
Received the 1st postcard. Thanks Rolfe! Really...

Received the 1st postcard. Thanks Rolfe! Really like the wide angle view.
Sounds like it must be Jamie.... mine had a label on the back of the card.
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 05-02-2019
Replies: 17
Views: 424
Posted By Deardorff38
From my read of daveyboy's post, for the...

From my read of daveyboy's post, for the occasional indoor portrait, with the possibility of using a tripod (if necessary), i'd solve the problem by choosing an indoor location with good natural...
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 04-30-2019
Replies: 16
Views: 738
Posted By Deardorff38
What Huss said.

What Huss said.
Forum: Large Format Film RF 04-29-2019
Replies: 386
Views: 153,606
Posted By Deardorff38
Very fine photo Larry

Very fine photo Larry
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 04-29-2019
Replies: 251
Views: 5,227
Posted By Deardorff38
Raid, We ship all kinds of fragile things around...

Raid, We ship all kinds of fragile things around the world..lenses...cameras
I share Godfrey's opinion; that the charm of a postcard is that it has been handled, has a cancelled stamp on it....&...
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 04-29-2019
Replies: 251
Views: 5,227
Posted By Deardorff38
Raid, It just corresponded well with free time to...

Raid, It just corresponded well with free time to do darkroom work & i happened to have 5"x7" FB WT paper, so i didn't have to order it from B&H & wait for shipping. Entirely coincidence rather than...
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 04-29-2019
Replies: 251
Views: 5,227
Posted By Deardorff38
Mailed! May the gods of the post be with us!

Mailed! May the gods of the post be with us!
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 04-29-2019
Replies: 853
Views: 184,733
Posted By Deardorff38
Thank you. Not the postcard though :)

Thank you. Not the postcard though :)
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 04-28-2019
Replies: 853
Views: 184,733
Posted By Deardorff38
Fuji 6x9 Tri-x

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Forum: RFF Photo Projects 04-27-2019
Replies: 251
Views: 5,227
Posted By Deardorff38
Thanks for the list...

Thanks for the list Stephan!

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/46799142685_5fce19bd79_n.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2eitQEr)IMG_8383 (https://flic.kr/p/2eitQEr) by , on Flickr
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-26-2019
Replies: 66
Views: 2,380
Posted By Deardorff38
All the items i've ever bought were shipped...

All the items i've ever bought were shipped through the Japanese postal system & were delivered to my door in Canada in remarkably fast time (under a week)....with no extra charges
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 04-25-2019
Replies: 19
Views: 619
Posted By Deardorff38
Nightfly, I can't remember exactly the cost. I...

Nightfly, I can't remember exactly the cost. I had it done by Miyazaki san in Japan, through Japan Camera Hunters. It was not fiddly to use at all. I think it would be a perfect lens for the CL or...
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 04-23-2019
Replies: 251
Views: 5,227
Posted By Deardorff38
Just got out of the darkroom, postcard prints in...

Just got out of the darkroom, postcard prints in the wash! It'll be a while yet. Ilford Warmtone FB, some glossy, some semi- matt.
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 04-20-2019
Replies: 251
Views: 5,227
Posted By Deardorff38
I did not receive the list either....but have an...

I did not receive the list either....but have an earlier email from Stephan
Forum: Photography General Interest 04-16-2019
Replies: 66
Views: 2,380
Posted By Deardorff38
Several sales in Tokyo & mail order..... they...

Several sales in Tokyo & mail order..... they have the goods.... fast delivery....no disappointments.
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 04-11-2019
Replies: 19
Views: 619
Posted By Deardorff38
I never used a T4 but I did buy a dead one and...

I never used a T4 but I did buy a dead one and had Miyazaki san convert the lens to an M mount. It's a great Tessar and tiny too.

https://live.staticflickr.com/7828/40622401283_e83f726ecd_z.jpg...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 04-09-2019
Replies: 36
Views: 1,015
Posted By Deardorff38
Very...

Very rarely.
https://live.staticflickr.com/4918/45663933974_9c34710cb9_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2czaAEs)IMG_7542 copy (https://flic.kr/p/2czaAEs) by , on Flickr
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 04-09-2019
Replies: 36
Views: 1,015
Posted By Deardorff38
Yes 6x6 !

Yes 6x6 !
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 04-01-2019
Replies: 19
Views: 442
Posted By Deardorff38
Leica M4 & Canon 50mm 1.4...

Leica M4 & Canon 50mm 1.4 LTM
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4876/46239738322_d1545b5437_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2ds3KeC)IMG_7486 (https://flic.kr/p/2ds3KeC) by , on Flickr
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 03-23-2019
Replies: 21
Views: 1,043
Posted By Deardorff38
Unfortunately, darkroom equipment is pretty much...

Unfortunately, darkroom equipment is pretty much a give away these days.
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 03-14-2019
Replies: 853
Views: 184,733
Posted By Deardorff38
Rolleiflex T, Ilford FP4+, Ilford Classic FB ...

Rolleiflex T, Ilford FP4+, Ilford Classic FB 16"x 16" (40x40 cm) Family travel portrait
Reykjavik

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7888/47328909422_4b9c782ced_c.jpg...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 03-11-2019
Replies: 49
Views: 1,228
Posted By Deardorff38
Raid, The year was 2000....this was a...

Raid, The year was 2000....this was a "prototype"....
https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7894/33478807888_1bb5a4de9e_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/T1pDcE)IMG_8071 (1) (https://flic.kr/p/T1pDcE) by , on...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 03-11-2019
Replies: 49
Views: 1,228
Posted By Deardorff38
indeed a sad statement about Leica....

indeed a sad statement about Leica....
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 03-07-2019
Replies: 49
Views: 1,228
Posted By Deardorff38
Just to play the devil's advocate...How come one...

Just to play the devil's advocate...How come one can take 'non-boring' with fixed lens cameras like the Rolleiflex, or point & shoots...?
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 03-07-2019
Replies: 49
Views: 1,228
Posted By Deardorff38
Erik & Coppola, you bring up a very interesting...

Erik & Coppola, you bring up a very interesting point. I also use a 35mm lens as a standard lens in 35mm cameras. I believe you get accustomed to where you physically see images from. My synapses...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 03-07-2019
Replies: 49
Views: 1,228
Posted By Deardorff38
Like slantface, I'd go with the 2.8. It's the...

Like slantface, I'd go with the 2.8. It's the standard lens on my old M4. (if i'm really concerned, i bring a couple of rolls of Delta 3200)....but i've never been stopped cold & i love the...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 03-06-2019
Replies: 27
Views: 921
Posted By Deardorff38
Voigtlander 50 f 2.5 is sharp & very compact.......

Voigtlander 50 f 2.5 is sharp & very compact.... works on LTM or M
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 03-04-2019
Replies: 265
Views: 7,929
Posted By Deardorff38
Please count me in. Silver gelatin for...

Please count me in. Silver gelatin for sure...maybe even Azo contact prints
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 02-28-2019
Replies: 109
Views: 4,088
Posted By Deardorff38
Great camera. My friend Pat Morrow took his to...

Great camera. My friend
Pat Morrow took his to the summit of Everest & other high mountain places.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-26-2019
Replies: 32
Views: 2,600
Posted By Deardorff38
......unless you go to a LTM body like the ii or...

......unless you go to a LTM body like the ii or iii .....
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 02-24-2019
Replies: 5,550
Views: 950,461
Posted By Deardorff38
Stock screw in lenshood that came with the 50mm f...

Stock screw in lenshood that came with the 50mm f 2.5
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 02-20-2019
Replies: 17
Views: 759
Posted By Deardorff38
It would also depend if your lab is making...

It would also depend if your lab is making digital prints or analog prints ... the paper sizes differ.
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 02-20-2019
Replies: 22
Views: 611
Posted By Deardorff38
I prefer narrow length non-adjustable straps...

I prefer narrow length non-adjustable straps (Harry Benz are my favourite). No tangle problems
https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1859/43420238744_23684ee02f_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/299U5eW)unnamed-14...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 02-19-2019
Replies: 5,550
Views: 950,461
Posted By Deardorff38
Greyscale....you drink a lot of coffee. ��

Greyscale....you drink a lot of coffee. ��
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 02-18-2019
Replies: 2,124
Views: 587,427
Posted By Deardorff38
1960 was the last year of production for the IIIG

1960 was the last year of production for the IIIG
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-18-2019
Replies: 68
Views: 1,887
Posted By Deardorff38
O, you are absolutely right, however, cellphones...

O, you are absolutely right, however, cellphones do last more than 2 years....we've just been brain-washed into 'upgrading.' There are cameras that were standouts when new... (I'm thinking Contax T...
Forum: Help / Feedback forum 02-17-2019
Replies: 11
Views: 676
Posted By Deardorff38
you should be able to return the funds and have...

you should be able to return the funds and have the buyer resend in euro...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 02-16-2019
Replies: 5,550
Views: 950,461
Posted By Deardorff38
Yes.......

Yes.... Coffee.....black
https://farm1.staticflickr.com/877/27560525008_267f6f0275_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/HZqTTE)B1140D2A-F3F3-4D42-97C4-9A71630BCBA3 (https://flic.kr/p/HZqTTE) by , on Flickr
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 02-16-2019
Replies: 34
Views: 1,059
Posted By Deardorff38
Good thought, but for some of us, what is...

Good thought, but for some of us, what is possible is meaningless if it can't be done in a reasonable turn around time at a reasonable cost....
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-16-2019
Replies: 68
Views: 1,887
Posted By Deardorff38
Arguably yes.... but $500-600 for a disposable...

Arguably yes.... but $500-600 for a disposable camera doesn't make any sense to me. The legacy and charm of the 'real' Leica Ms (& the same can be said of the screwmount Leicas).... is their...
Forum: 120 / 220 film RF's 02-15-2019
Replies: 101
Views: 2,971
Posted By Deardorff38
[QUOTE=B-9;2869362]It could be said that for...

[QUOTE=B-9;2869362]It could be said that for 600$

If your looking for the P&S experience in MF patience will find a GA645

If your looking for negative real estate you can find a GW690

/QUOTE
My...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-14-2019
Replies: 68
Views: 1,887
Posted By Deardorff38
Troy, the M2 was the first Leica I ever bought. ...

Troy, the M2 was the first Leica I ever bought. The 35mm quickly became my standard view of the world. I also wear glasses & i adapted to the framing just fine. I'm naturally left eye...
Forum: 120 / 220 film RF's 02-14-2019
Replies: 101
Views: 2,971
Posted By Deardorff38
Since you have a GRDii kit....here's a question...

Since you have a GRDii kit....here's a question it might be worth asking yourself: what style of medium format work do you plan to do? C330s, Pentax/Pentacon/Kiev, Graflex, Busch are big cameras. ...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-13-2019
Replies: 68
Views: 1,887
Posted By Deardorff38
CLA is service clean lubricate adjust. The...

CLA is service clean lubricate adjust. The CLE was introduced in 1980 and is an electronic camera. I had one & used it & it was way ahead of its time. But circuit boards are scarce....

Google...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-13-2019
Replies: 68
Views: 1,887
Posted By Deardorff38
M2 every time. With the electronics in the...

M2 every time. With the electronics in the CLE....you stand a chance of having an irreparable failure. The M2 is a rock!
Forum: 120 / 220 film RF's 02-13-2019
Replies: 101
Views: 2,971
Posted By Deardorff38
Since you aren't keen on TLRs I'd suggest the...

Since you aren't keen on TLRs I'd suggest the Fuji, GW670,680,690 series. The Fujica 645s historically have more problems (bellows etc). I'm personally not a fan of 645. On the subject of...
Forum: Photography General Interest 02-12-2019
Replies: 88
Views: 2,011
Posted By Deardorff38
yes, a pound and a half will break your back. so...

yes, a pound and a half will break your back. so you can make 2500 exposures...out of which you'll delete how many?
all the 128 SD cards won't help either if darkroom output is your final goal ;-)
Forum: Photography General Interest 02-12-2019
Replies: 88
Views: 2,011
Posted By Deardorff38
....they are small enough to carry lots.. just...

....they are small enough to carry lots.. just like carrying the charger & spare battery for your digital machine...:confused:
Forum: Photography General Interest 02-11-2019
Replies: 88
Views: 2,011
Posted By Deardorff38
......unless of course you print.....in a...

......unless of course you print.....in a darkroom.
For me personally, that's a big part of the experience....& why i travel w film caameras....
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 02-11-2019
Replies: 2,124
Views: 587,427
Posted By Deardorff38
Stunning condition.... usurping the position of...

Stunning condition....
usurping the position of the M5 ;-) ??
Lovely find Helen...
Forum: Photography General Interest 02-10-2019
Replies: 88
Views: 2,011
Posted By Deardorff38
bj, If you shoot film....take the mx & the...

bj, If you shoot film....take the mx & the ultron or 28 & 50....& the iphone. As many have said, scanning film in security is no big inconvenience. I always travel with a film camera, or usually a...
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 02-10-2019
Replies: 20
Views: 816
Posted By Deardorff38
Nice B/W Huss.... i guess you can pass along...

Nice B/W Huss.... i guess you can pass along your Leica rangefinders now ? ;)
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-09-2019
Replies: 5
Views: 325
Posted By Deardorff38
https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7841/33165786658_53...

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7841/33165786658_5310f34c63_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/SwKjTU)IMG_5808 (https://flic.kr/p/SwKjTU) by , on Flickr
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 02-08-2019
Replies: 532
Views: 46,668
Posted By Deardorff38
Erik, This is a beautiful portrait. ...

Erik, This is a beautiful portrait. Congratulations!
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-03-2019
Replies: 39
Views: 762
Posted By Deardorff38
Yes. An M2 with a 35mm is like a Rolleiflex with...

Yes. An M2 with a 35mm is like a Rolleiflex with an 80mm....There is something completely right about it.
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 01-31-2019
Replies: 6
Views: 326
Posted By Deardorff38
put the thermometers in a slurry of ice &...

put the thermometers in a slurry of ice & water.... they'll come down to 32F/0C. Then you can see how far off the digital ones are. Some of them can be adjusted. If not you can just mark the offset...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 01-31-2019
Replies: 67
Views: 4,181
Posted By Deardorff38
summaron 2.8 ltm

summaron 2.8 ltm
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 01-30-2019
Replies: 134
Views: 16,816
Posted By Deardorff38
Personally my photographic process involves film...

Personally my photographic process involves film processing and analog printing. Neither of those have anything to do with my photographic vision.
Digital photography doesn't feed those needs for...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 01-27-2019
Replies: 146
Views: 4,456
Posted By Deardorff38
No solution at my end Erik, but i noticed the...

No solution at my end Erik, but i noticed the same thing...
Forum: Travel 01-25-2019
Replies: 11
Views: 384
Posted By Deardorff38
The advantage is the wide range of cameras you...

The advantage is the wide range of cameras you can find & see in person in one city. Financial advantage fades quickly when we buy something sight unseen & then it requires service. If you are a...
Forum: Travel 01-24-2019
Replies: 11
Views: 384
Posted By Deardorff38
https://www.japancamerahunter.com/2013/05/the-comp...

https://www.japancamerahunter.com/2013/05/the-complete-tokyo-camera-shopping-guide/ Here's what you need to know for Tokyo
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 01-22-2019
Replies: 7
Views: 421
Posted By Deardorff38
Right KoFe..... they do from time to time have...

Right KoFe..... they do from time to time have reasonable things at god prices....so I keep checking them ... but they do also have the exotic way overpriced stuff
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 01-22-2019
Replies: 9
Views: 346
Posted By Deardorff38
The best answer is.....make a new print..carefully

The best answer is.....make a new print..carefully
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 01-20-2019
Replies: 9
Views: 346
Posted By Deardorff38
spotone. ...

spotone. https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/34779-REG/Marshall_Retouching_MSCNB_Spot_All_Retouch_Dye_for.html
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 01-20-2019
Replies: 58
Views: 1,764
Posted By Deardorff38
summicron 50 rigid, color skopar 50 2.5 is a real...

summicron 50 rigid, color skopar 50 2.5 is a real gem. 50 elmar
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 01-20-2019
Replies: 58
Views: 1,764
Posted By Deardorff38
for which camera body??

for which camera body??
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 01-19-2019
Replies: 11
Views: 547
Posted By Deardorff38
As an alternative, you could try using the...

As an alternative, you could try using the external viewfinders....SBL00 et al
Forum: Travel 01-18-2019
Replies: 76
Views: 1,953
Posted By Deardorff38
I think the difference is that in 2017 Chicago...

I think the difference is that in 2017 Chicago had 2,785 shooting incidents and 3,457 shooting victims...which resulted in 650 murders.
The European cities, by that standard are much safer....
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-17-2019
Replies: 5,550
Views: 950,461
Posted By Deardorff38
Greyscale..... the subject as much as the...

Greyscale..... the subject as much as the treatment :-)
I have a soft spot for Rolleis
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 01-17-2019
Replies: 5,550
Views: 950,461
Posted By Deardorff38
Greyscale. Beautiful Rolleiflex & coffee...

Greyscale. Beautiful Rolleiflex & coffee photo!
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 01-16-2019
Replies: 45
Views: 872
Posted By Deardorff38
Agreed, I use the SBL00 on my M4 (MP is gone) &...

Agreed, I use the SBL00 on my M4 (MP is gone) & the Voigtlander on my '35 black iii model F.

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4796/40672119452_498b6a47b2_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/24Y4f7Q)IMG_2799...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 01-16-2019
Replies: 45
Views: 872
Posted By Deardorff38
LX..... I'm betting it will sit pretty on the...

LX..... I'm betting it will sit pretty on the iiig.
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 01-16-2019
Replies: 45
Views: 872
Posted By Deardorff38
I like the SBLOO a lot and have used a few over...

I like the SBLOO a lot and have used a few over the years. Even on M Leica, i like it for quick street shooting. Unfortunately they've climbed in price. On Leica screwmount cameras it is a bit large....
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 01-16-2019
Replies: 27
Views: 2,010
Posted By Deardorff38
I agree Larry C. Don G has done impeccable work...

I agree Larry C. Don G has done impeccable work for me & remains my number one choice. I always phone and then send an email followup. Also, the December/January period is in general an incredibly...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 01-16-2019
Replies: 64
Views: 2,430
Posted By Deardorff38
I have a fridge full of TMY2 & FP4+ in 5x7" I...

I have a fridge full of TMY2 & FP4+ in 5x7" I was after 35 & 120......for a few weeks B&H listed it as "back-ordered" two days ago (after ordered a bunch of Adox 20 asa) it was...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 01-16-2019
Replies: 64
Views: 2,430
Posted By Deardorff38
Ted....That's what i posted. It went from being...

Ted....That's what i posted. It went from being back-ordered to 'discontinued'...& Freestyle photo no longer has it listed. All after the big December announcement of its availability....
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 01-15-2019
Replies: 64
Views: 2,430
Posted By Deardorff38
B&H is one of the 2 big online sellers in North...

B&H is one of the 2 big online sellers in North America. It also happens to be the one i buy from. I'm not waiting..... but in December the company creates a buzz.... January it's unavailable. I'm...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 01-15-2019
Replies: 64
Views: 2,430
Posted By Deardorff38
last week Adox was back ordered.....this week...

last week Adox was back ordered.....this week "discontinued" so it seems much ado about nothing with last month's announcement
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 01-15-2019
Replies: 111
Views: 3,797
Posted By Deardorff38
No we don't. There are thousands of M2,M3,M4,M5...

No we don't. There are thousands of M2,M3,M4,M5 etc, Nikon F & Canon Fs out there. Lots are being used. Who's going to buy the 'new' overpriced film cameras? More people who collect cameras as a...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 01-15-2019
Replies: 64
Views: 2,430
Posted By Deardorff38
roscoestuff.... personally i would never drop...

roscoestuff.... personally i would never drop MF. If i trimmed down....i'd drop Ms and LF and subsist with a Rolleiflex.
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 01-14-2019
Replies: 30
Views: 1,135
Posted By Deardorff38
For the price of a few beers in Norway ;) yes...

For the price of a few beers in Norway ;) yes indeed
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 01-14-2019
Replies: 64
Views: 2,430
Posted By Deardorff38
Discontinued: B&H just showed 35 & 120 Adox CHS...

Discontinued: B&H just showed 35 & 120 Adox CHS 100 ii as discontinued anyone know the story?
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 01-11-2019
Replies: 118
Views: 17,971
Posted By Deardorff38
I had Nikons for years alongside Leica Ms. The...

I had Nikons for years alongside Leica Ms. The Nikkormats are bulky & noisy. I loved the handling of the FM & FM2/FM3. Smallish and robust.
Forum: Photography General Interest 01-10-2019
Replies: 2,996
Views: 729,442
Posted By Deardorff38
Fantastic image and wonderful long scale. ...

Fantastic image and wonderful long scale. Rolleis provide a lot of magic.
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 01-09-2019
Replies: 1,179
Views: 445,776
Posted By Deardorff38
my faithful companion '58 Rolleiflex T. We've...

my faithful companion '58 Rolleiflex T. We've been half way 'round the world together
https://farm1.staticflickr.com/814/40523964784_fb08c218b8_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/24JXUU1)unnamed...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 01-01-2019
Replies: 304
Views: 11,920
Posted By Deardorff38
Indeed! Darkrooms rule!

Indeed! Darkrooms rule!
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-31-2018
Replies: 113
Views: 4,336
Posted By Deardorff38
Some wonderful photos in this thread !! Bravo!

Some wonderful photos in this thread !! Bravo!
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-30-2018
Replies: 113
Views: 4,336
Posted By Deardorff38
This is my favourite print from 2018. Clouds...

This is my favourite print from 2018. Clouds clearing after the storm in Villnoss Tal, Trentino/ Sud Tirol Italy. We magically had the perfect Air BnB, had just come back from a rainy hike and the...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 12-28-2018
Replies: 10
Views: 800
Posted By Deardorff38
I use Bruce Barnbaum's method of two trays and...

I use Bruce Barnbaum's method of two trays and changing water. No print washer....no siphon. up to 20x24" prints
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 12-24-2018
Replies: 173
Views: 10,330
Posted By Deardorff38
I am a big fan of photo minimalism. Europe hiking...

I am a big fan of photo minimalism. Europe hiking trip + Paris+ Reykjavik. Rolleiflex T. & an IPhone for email & the odd photo. Ski touring in Japan with a Leica MP 35 Summaron & 21 mm. I’ve...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 12-23-2018
Replies: 32
Views: 1,505
Posted By Deardorff38
Erik, The finder is very good, (although I...

Erik, The finder is very good, (although I prefer the M4), We were in Taos & Santa Fe and for quick shooting in town with Tri-X, prefer having the hyperfocal distance set & quick framing through the...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 12-23-2018
Replies: 32
Views: 1,505
Posted By Deardorff38
As an aside, when I had a (film) MP (new series)...

As an aside, when I had a (film) MP (new series) it took me a very long time to find one that showed any wear at all. All the ones for sale were virtually untouched. Strange for a camera re-released...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 12-23-2018
Replies: 32
Views: 1,505
Posted By Deardorff38
This is what an MP looks like..... the...

This is what an MP looks like..... the 'commemorative' editions are all vanity:

https://www.pinterest.ca/pin/447474912960102279/?lp=true
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 12-22-2018
Replies: 32
Views: 1,505
Posted By Deardorff38
Absolutely agree with you Erik.

Absolutely agree with you Erik.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 12-21-2018
Replies: 84
Views: 2,998
Posted By Deardorff38
Ko., I wanted to have my M4 adapted for Leicavit...

Ko., I wanted to have my M4 adapted for Leicavit & almost no one had parts, not Horst Wenzel in Vancouver, nor Gary in Midland, or Youxin Ye. So DAG did the cla for me and adapted the 'vit. Smooth...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 12-21-2018
Replies: 84
Views: 2,998
Posted By Deardorff38
Ko.Fe. you do have lots of options. I've used...

Ko.Fe. you do have lots of options. I've used most of the M Leicas except M7 and M3 (always been a 35 guy). While the M6 has the meter. I like the earlier models with the brass top plate. I don't...
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 12-20-2018
Replies: 853
Views: 184,733
Posted By Deardorff38
Thank you Mike

Thank you Mike
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 12-20-2018
Replies: 41
Views: 1,852
Posted By Deardorff38
I find it sometimes hard to tame the contrast of...

I find it sometimes hard to tame the contrast of Pan F under strong lighting conditions (high mountains or sw deserts). I like Acros.....but we can weep over its disappearance. My failsafe is Ilford...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 12-19-2018
Replies: 2,124
Views: 587,427
Posted By Deardorff38
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4918/31449425247_e2...

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4918/31449425247_e2fd70e3e8_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/PV5wrM)IMG_7544 (https://flic.kr/p/PV5wrM) by , on Flickr
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 12-19-2018
Replies: 853
Views: 184,733
Posted By Deardorff38
Three from New Mexico (Rolleiflex...

Three from New Mexico (Rolleiflex T)
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4918/45663933974_9c34710cb9_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2czaAEs)IMG_7542 copy (https://flic.kr/p/2czaAEs) by , on Flickr
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 12-18-2018
Replies: 853
Views: 184,733
Posted By Deardorff38
love the broken mirror Great image Erik

love the broken mirror Great image Erik
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 12-18-2018
Replies: 853
Views: 184,733
Posted By Deardorff38
Thank you Erik

Thank you Erik
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 12-18-2018
Replies: 256
Views: 5,494
Posted By Deardorff38
Raid, I've always preferred the 180 2.8 to the...

Raid, I've always preferred the 180 2.8 to the 80-200......
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 12-18-2018
Replies: 853
Views: 184,733
Posted By Deardorff38
& the 1935 Leica iii continues to amaze me. ...

& the 1935 Leica iii continues to amaze me. Latest mounted print:
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4863/45460231785_2830893428_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2cgaz6K)IMG_7536 (https://flic.kr/p/2cgaz6K) by...
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 12-18-2018
Replies: 3
Views: 288
Posted By Deardorff38
Galerie is still available & fine stuff. Many...

Galerie is still available & fine stuff. Many people favour Ilford Warmtone FB multigrade.
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 12-18-2018
Replies: 917
Views: 222,725
Posted By Deardorff38
New 15" square print from '58 Rolleiflex T &...

New 15" square print from '58 Rolleiflex T & Tri-x. Ilford Classic FB & Ansco 130
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4873/44553854410_1b5105b6cc_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2aT59FC)IMG_7531 2...
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 12-17-2018
Replies: 853
Views: 184,733
Posted By Deardorff38
Hakuba, Japan Leica MP,...

Hakuba, Japan Leica MP, 21mm
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4897/44546834710_5154dd5278_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2aSsaYj)IMG_7529 (https://flic.kr/p/2aSsaYj) by...
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 12-17-2018
Replies: 853
Views: 184,733
Posted By Deardorff38
Mounting prints today (my favourite activity...

Mounting prints today (my favourite activity besides root canals) 11x14 & 16x20 from Fuji 6x8 rangefinder
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4852/46361982441_e0a70d88ba_b.jpg...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 12-17-2018
Replies: 5,550
Views: 950,461
Posted By Deardorff38
While I'm at it....small coffee....big camera...

While I'm at it....small coffee....big camera (the eponymous '38 Deardorff....still cranking out images in 5x7")
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4895/31418789977_e7995d3897_c.jpg...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 12-17-2018
Replies: 5,550
Views: 950,461
Posted By Deardorff38
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4828/32484061098_8b...

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4828/32484061098_8bc0d7c6d5_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/RuviCW)IMG_7514 (3) (https://flic.kr/p/RuviCW) by [url=https://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/]
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-12-2018
Replies: 99
Views: 2,908
Posted By Deardorff38
Leica MP 21mm Tri...

Leica MP 21mm Tri X
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4802/40669418012_8f8fb7dbf9_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/24XPp5h)tokyo (https://flic.kr/p/24XPp5h) by [url=https://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/]
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 12-12-2018
Replies: 79
Views: 1,932
Posted By Deardorff38
$740 USD at KEH

$740 USD at KEH
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 12-12-2018
Replies: 363
Views: 53,534
Posted By Deardorff38
Lovely Erik. Just lovely!

Lovely Erik. Just lovely!
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-12-2018
Replies: 8,779
Views: 856,070
Posted By Deardorff38
How about that, the Canon 50 1.4 LTM I just...

How about that, the Canon 50 1.4 LTM I just bought, came with a long slot adapter for 35. No big deal since i have a 50mm adapter. A bonus because I can use my lenscap-sized 35mm f 3.5 Elmar. ...
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-12-2018
Replies: 8,779
Views: 856,070
Posted By Deardorff38
A very clean Canon 50mm f1.4 LTM with filter,hood...

A very clean Canon 50mm f1.4 LTM with filter,hood & M adapter for $200
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4916/46239737652_e1c4fe2625_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2ds3K35)IMG_7487 (1)...
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 12-09-2018
Replies: 304
Views: 11,920
Posted By Deardorff38
well it is almost Christmas..... v2 summilux...

well it is almost Christmas..... v2 summilux 35mm M
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 12-02-2018
Replies: 254
Views: 67,066
Posted By Deardorff38
Leica MP, Tri-X, Pyrocat-HD CV 21...

Leica MP, Tri-X, Pyrocat-HD CV 21 f4
https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1930/31700858598_c58b33b6a0_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/QiibPy)IMG_7147 (https://flic.kr/p/QiibPy) by...
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 11-29-2018
Replies: 16
Views: 626
Posted By Deardorff38
I print to the proportions of the negative, not...

I print to the proportions of the negative, not the paper. Then I trim the print & float mount it with approx 3/8” space to the beveled overmat.
Forum: RFF News 11-27-2018
Replies: 35
Views: 2,931
Posted By Deardorff38
“VERY LOW” price.....definitely 1st world....��

“VERY LOW” price.....definitely 1st world....��
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-26-2018
Replies: 84
Views: 2,998
Posted By Deardorff38
M2/4 brass top..... M6 zinc

M2/4 brass top..... M6 zinc
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 11-26-2018
Replies: 19
Views: 997
Posted By Deardorff38
the Cosina is a fine lens, but very modern...

the Cosina is a fine lens, but very modern rendering....
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-26-2018
Replies: 84
Views: 2,998
Posted By Deardorff38
Ko, Let us know what you end up with. We might...

Ko, Let us know what you end up with. We might still be here discussing what's best for you ;-).
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-25-2018
Replies: 84
Views: 2,998
Posted By Deardorff38
You drive a hard bargain Huss. It's not an M4-2. ...

You drive a hard bargain Huss. It's not an M4-2. And if black is a requirement...you may not find one much cheaper. It's a 44 yr old used camera.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-25-2018
Replies: 84
Views: 2,998
Posted By Deardorff38
Black chrome M4 that might not have many bidders ...

Black chrome M4 that might not have many bidders https://www.ebay.com/itm/Leica-M4-Black-Chrome-Film-Camera/223246737104?hash=item33fa8aded0:g:QB0AAOSwzDFb6Xpp:rk:1:pf:0 $1400 starting bid
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-25-2018
Replies: 84
Views: 2,998
Posted By Deardorff38
Sherry Krauter has an M4 overhauled for...

Sherry Krauter has an M4 overhauled for $1240.....

I've never had problems with M2 or M4 in decades of using them. I like them better than M6 (had 2 of those) & MP (too many viewfinder outlines)
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-25-2018
Replies: 84
Views: 2,998
Posted By Deardorff38
KF, Most reliable is to find one you like & then...

KF, Most reliable is to find one you like & then get the CLA yourself. Sometimes just because someone says it was done....may not be accurate.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-25-2018
Replies: 84
Views: 2,998
Posted By Deardorff38
KF, I recently sold my MP and went back to an M4...

KF, I recently sold my MP and went back to an M4 (though black paint). I really love the M2, but the 4 is faster to load. If you watch the bay....you can find a reasonable one.... sometimes free...
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 11-25-2018
Replies: 19
Views: 985
Posted By Deardorff38
Building a Zeiss 50 f1 sounds like a losing...

Building a Zeiss 50 f1 sounds like a losing business proposition....
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-25-2018
Replies: 157
Views: 22,087
Posted By Deardorff38
M1, MD, MD-2 These cameras had a distinct...

M1, MD, MD-2
These cameras had a distinct use..... with a microscope or telescope....or you could use them with a visoflex. They were purpose-built: scientific use. No reason to malign them.
Forum: back alley's In The Bag 11-23-2018
Replies: 17
Views: 1,304
Posted By Deardorff38
My apologies back alley.

My apologies back alley.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-23-2018
Replies: 157
Views: 22,087
Posted By Deardorff38
Erik, I agree that the M5 was a brilliant camera...

Erik, I agree that the M5 was a brilliant camera in design and build. I had one for a short while, but ergonomically it didn't work for me at all. The classic M bodies on the other hand, fit me like...
Forum: back alley's In The Bag 11-23-2018
Replies: 17
Views: 1,304
Posted By Deardorff38
Ko, as I recall the Domke has good size pockets...

Ko, as I recall the Domke has good size pockets & if they don't fit a regular bottle, you'll be able to find some bottle that fits well. I don't know what inspired backalley's comment about Domke...
Forum: TLR Forum - Twin Lens Reflex 11-22-2018
Replies: 34
Views: 1,724
Posted By Deardorff38
I use my Rolleiflex T all the time. Honestly,...

I use my Rolleiflex T all the time. Honestly, having used the 2.8F i like the Tessar character in black & white. I'd also like to stumble on a Rolleiwide, but even so, I love the small...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-22-2018
Replies: 21
Views: 813
Posted By Deardorff38
I doubt it Peter. I don't think you could resell...

I doubt it Peter. I don't think you could resell it for that the next day. Not really a liquid asset.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-21-2018
Replies: 81
Views: 3,286
Posted By Deardorff38
"The Camera Store" in Calgary Alberta, still the...

"The Camera Store" in Calgary Alberta, still the hub of pros and amateurs alike. I've known Peter Jeune & Julian Ferreira well....for decades from when they were clerks in long-gone stores. In fact I...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-21-2018
Replies: 21
Views: 813
Posted By Deardorff38
No, it doesn't make me think the M10 is...

No, it doesn't make me think the M10 is reasonably priced, but those numbers make me dream of at least a handful of black M2 bodies :-)
Forum: back alley's In The Bag 11-21-2018
Replies: 17
Views: 1,304
Posted By Deardorff38
Ko, I'd watch B&H. I'm very appreciative of...

Ko, I'd watch B&H. I'm very appreciative of their free shipping to Canada policy. It sure save money shipping 16x20 & 20 x24 paper to Western Canada. Or use Amazon.ca prime w free shipping. I end...
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 11-18-2018
Replies: 163
Views: 4,007
Posted By Deardorff38
Thumbs up The older film Ms that are still going strong are...

The older film Ms that are still going strong are a symbol of quality...an M10 body for $7300 USD (body only) is indeed a symbol of luxury....
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 11-18-2018
Replies: 167
Views: 39,017
Posted By Deardorff38
Pretty cameras? Worn black paint. Leica M, Nikon...

Pretty cameras? Worn black paint. Leica M, Nikon F & F2 with plain pentaprism, pentax spotmatic. Rarely do we see very worn Pentax 67. Love the look of worn mahogany field cameras like the...
Forum: Photo Accessories / Bags/ Meters / Tripods etc 11-18-2018
Replies: 6
Views: 417
Posted By Deardorff38
John, you could fit a regular strap on a T by...

John, you could fit a regular strap on a T by introducing D-rings into the existing slots (i've done that on my T)......but I recently got an old Rolleiflex strap and am planning to send the end...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 11-13-2018
Replies: 27
Views: 811
Posted By Deardorff38
I’ve used Leica M cameras winter and summer in...

I’ve used Leica M cameras winter and summer in the Canadian Rockies, Alps, on Denali and in the Himalayas for 40 yrs. Never had any problems and never had them ‘Arctic’ serviced. Three of the Alaska...
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-09-2018
Replies: 35
Views: 878
Posted By Deardorff38
Ditto 21 & 35 does it for me on Japanese...

Ditto 21 & 35 does it for me on Japanese streets
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 11-08-2018
Replies: 91
Views: 2,653
Posted By Deardorff38
The dual-range Summicron is a beauty....

The dual-range Summicron is a beauty....
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 11-05-2018
Replies: 68
Views: 1,446
Posted By Deardorff38
jcb, I also shoot with glasses on (always have)....

jcb, I also shoot with glasses on (always have). The Voigtlander 35 metal finder does check the boxes in that regard
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 11-05-2018
Replies: 68
Views: 1,446
Posted By Deardorff38
Erik, That black SBLOO is a dream. I had been...

Erik, That black SBLOO is a dream. I had been looking for one for years & never came across one. That is one beautiful piece!
As far as the plastic finders go, I've always leaned towards something...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 11-04-2018
Replies: 68
Views: 1,446
Posted By Deardorff38
https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1868/29767050907_a9...

https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1868/29767050907_a9ef21435a.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/MmpVaD)IMG_6760 (https://flic.kr/p/MmpVaD) by , on Flickr

The 35mm Voigtlander metal finder for comparison. $209 USD...
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 11-04-2018
Replies: 68
Views: 1,446
Posted By Deardorff38
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4860/44991690824_7d...

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4860/44991690824_7dbdebf299.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2bxLbcj)unnamed (https://flic.kr/p/2bxLbcj) by , on Flickrhoto showing size of SBLOO on LTM leica
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-03-2018
Replies: 8,779
Views: 856,070
Posted By Deardorff38
25 sheets of 30"x40" mat board

25 sheets of 30"x40" mat board
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 11-02-2018
Replies: 68
Views: 1,446
Posted By Deardorff38
I've got both the SBLOO and the new metal...

I've got both the SBLOO and the new metal Voigtlander finder. The Voigtlander now lives on my black iii. It's a terrific finder; bright and clear with good eye point (much better than the mini...
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 10-28-2018
Replies: 14
Views: 1,595
Posted By Deardorff38
Don Goldberg DAG does terrific work!

Don Goldberg DAG does terrific work!
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 10-27-2018
Replies: 853
Views: 184,733
Posted By Deardorff38
Thank you Erik

Thank you Erik
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