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Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 04-03-2019
Replies: 262
Views: 14,135
Posted By Michael Da Re
I rarely login here anymore, but something said I...

I rarely login here anymore, but something said I should. I'm truly sorry to here that Roger's journey is coming to an end and I wish him all the best when his new journey begins... Heart felt...
Forum: Frank Jackson on Street Photography 02-20-2015
Replies: 10
Views: 1,264
Posted By Michael Da Re
Congratulations Dan...

Congratulations Dan...
Forum: Nikon Historical Society 02-18-2015
Replies: 157
Views: 8,491
Posted By Michael Da Re
What makes...

What makes extraordinary?

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Forum: Frank Jackson on Street Photography 02-16-2015
Replies: 105
Views: 13,723
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://40.media.tumblr.com/3a1ebb85d1c3eee930b4423...

http://40.media.tumblr.com/3a1ebb85d1c3eee930b442348def0f06/tumblr_nge6rw6IIM1s2rriyo1_1280.jpg

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Forum: Frank Jackson on Street Photography 02-08-2015
Replies: 18
Views: 1,189
Posted By Michael Da Re
Always a fan of your work Dan.... Excellent. I...

Always a fan of your work Dan.... Excellent. I especially like #3..
Forum: Frank Jackson on Street Photography 02-08-2015
Replies: 63
Views: 3,977
Posted By Michael Da Re
From what I've noticed so far you can ask 20...

From what I've noticed so far you can ask 20 people their definition of "Street Photography" and receive 20 different answers. This leaves me believing that there are no absolute rules governing the...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-21-2015
Replies: 115
Views: 8,851
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://41.media.tumblr.com/559757b3574f952dc4f0c2a...

http://41.media.tumblr.com/559757b3574f952dc4f0c2acde8c958f/tumblr_n7aktjE1MM1s2rriyo3_1280.jpg
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 01-13-2015
Replies: 19
Views: 2,454
Posted By Michael Da Re
I love the fact that with digital I have the...

I love the fact that with digital I have the option of either. I usually prefer B/W however I find that I can sometimes enhance the mood of a photo with color. I can't say that either is the way I...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-11-2015
Replies: 1,417
Views: 193,940
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://40.media.tumblr.com/da0885fa53b71010e29edfc...

http://40.media.tumblr.com/da0885fa53b71010e29edfc5aece1f47/tumblr_ni0ysaRZGT1s2rriyo1_1280.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-11-2015
Replies: 182
Views: 18,749
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://40.media.tumblr.com/bca8da28a13b765fd64c180...

http://40.media.tumblr.com/bca8da28a13b765fd64c180953ff54e9/tumblr_nh24dk4AQr1s2rriyo1_1280.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-11-2015
Replies: 1,279
Views: 334,219
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://36.media.tumblr.com/9e781ac0295e4d24ce27f7d...

http://36.media.tumblr.com/9e781ac0295e4d24ce27f7d296d7a6c0/tumblr_nh14a3ckRL1s2rriyo1_1280.jpg
Forum: Photography General Interest 01-07-2015
Replies: 5,459
Views: 483,351
Posted By Michael Da Re
https://scontent-a-mia.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xpa1/v...

https://scontent-a-mia.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xpa1/v/t1.0-9/10898277_10203586934049307_4761160533823683561_n.jpg?oh=d41baf03b212e5060c1659c709d9f79c&oe=556D6236
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 12-26-2014
Replies: 30
Views: 2,289
Posted By Michael Da Re
Very well deserved Dan.. Congratulations.

Very well deserved Dan.. Congratulations.
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-17-2014
Replies: 5,459
Views: 483,351
Posted By Michael Da Re
Sarasota National Cemetery...(Pentax...

Sarasota National Cemetery...(Pentax K-r)

http://41.media.tumblr.com/7e30b9bec5603b81c840c9dbb25ea691/tumblr_ngqr1aA2rR1s2rriyo1_1280.jpg
Forum: back alley's In The Bag 12-03-2014
Replies: 201
Views: 16,939
Posted By Michael Da Re
Thank you Joe. I will keep Stewart in my...

Thank you Joe. I will keep Stewart in my thoughts. I wish him the best.
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 11-15-2014
Replies: 8
Views: 1,244
Posted By Michael Da Re
Congratulations Dan....A lot of outstanding work...

Congratulations Dan....A lot of outstanding work will be on display it seems.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-05-2014
Replies: 142
Views: 19,080
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://38.media.tumblr.com/7fa8c445674e9ec8415189e...

http://38.media.tumblr.com/7fa8c445674e9ec8415189e32bab0495/tumblr_mo994pivmK1s2rriyo1_1280.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 07-29-2014
Replies: 16
Views: 1,559
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://31.media.tumblr.com/42cc1af2d84f1d3fc42d022...

http://31.media.tumblr.com/42cc1af2d84f1d3fc42d022a7abcacd3/tumblr_n0dqumAocw1s2rriyo1_500.jpg

http://38.media.tumblr.com/275b90b9be459db3433923438137c480/tumblr_n0dqumAocw1s2rriyo4_1280.jpg
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 02-24-2014
Replies: 35
Views: 4,263
Posted By Michael Da Re
Just wanted to say congrats on your win...

Just wanted to say congrats on your win...
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-22-2013
Replies: 112
Views: 11,325
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://31.media.tumblr.com/1b486f0a685b70f1b6a52a9...

http://31.media.tumblr.com/1b486f0a685b70f1b6a52a949d819709/tumblr_mxiqn2WF0b1s2rriyo1_500.jpg
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 11-30-2013
Replies: 55
Views: 5,655
Posted By Michael Da Re
Very well stated Ko.Fe. Before photography I...

Very well stated Ko.Fe. Before photography I missed a lot, but now I see the fine details of life around me. I see with more intensity, I listen more closely to what people are saying, I've come to...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-18-2013
Replies: 2,959
Views: 475,595
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://25.media.tumblr.com/b6fa586fd9919a4e8f17416...

http://25.media.tumblr.com/b6fa586fd9919a4e8f17416bda7389af/tumblr_mwfflsg3NX1s2rriyo1_500.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 09-11-2013
Replies: 758
Views: 51,557
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://25.media.tumblr.com/78dca9a73677740233ec66c...

http://25.media.tumblr.com/78dca9a73677740233ec66c9762eb392/tumblr_mpqm3u6nwQ1s2rriyo1_500.jpg

http://24.media.tumblr.com/52a8275f45ec8ac3ad5e2cc0f090dc85/tumblr_mgxnnlpWXp1s2rriyo1_500.jpg
Forum: Photography General Interest 08-09-2013
Replies: 40
Views: 4,497
Posted By Michael Da Re
Everything I do starts out as color using a Pen...

Everything I do starts out as color using a Pen Mini or Pentax K-r with an older lens. I then convert to b/w with Perfect Photo Suite 7. I have never printed a color image but I have posted a few.
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 07-09-2013
Replies: 78
Views: 6,113
Posted By Michael Da Re
#8 was mine. I used a Pen Mini w/Zuiko 35mm 2.8...

#8 was mine. I used a Pen Mini w/Zuiko 35mm 2.8 on a tripod. Iso 200 f11 at 1/25 sec shutter speed. I enjoyed participating. Hopefully we do it again, but maybe this time we could make it more...
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 07-04-2013
Replies: 78
Views: 6,113
Posted By Michael Da Re
I've noticed that if a thread gets pushed far...

I've noticed that if a thread gets pushed far enough to the back people tend to forget about it. Just my way of keeping it in the present. :D
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 07-03-2013
Replies: 78
Views: 6,113
Posted By Michael Da Re
I'm beginning to think nobody really cares. I...

I'm beginning to think nobody really cares. I wonder why that is? :rolleyes:
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 07-02-2013
Replies: 78
Views: 6,113
Posted By Michael Da Re
1: 4 2: 3 3: 2 4: 3 5: 4 6: 4 7: 2 8: 3 9: 3 10: 2

1: 4
2: 3
3: 2
4: 3
5: 4
6: 4
7: 2
8: 3
9: 3
10: 2
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 06-13-2013
Replies: 78
Views: 6,113
Posted By Michael Da Re
I just picked up a Pen Mini as an easy carry...

I just picked up a Pen Mini as an easy carry camera so I'm in if it's not too late. I'll use my Zuiko 50mm on it.
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-13-2013
Replies: 3
Views: 914
Posted By Michael Da Re
Carlos is a facebook friend and is defiantly an...

Carlos is a facebook friend and is defiantly an advocate for photographer rights. He's been beaten and jailed for taking photos, but has always been proven to be in the right. Plus everything he has...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 05-11-2013
Replies: 10
Views: 1,336
Posted By Michael Da Re
Get Platon's Republic. My favorite portrait...

Get Platon's Republic. My favorite portrait photographer.
Forum: Photography General Interest 03-20-2013
Replies: 93
Views: 7,333
Posted By Michael Da Re
https://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ash3/538884...

https://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ash3/538884_3624138957479_791271625_n.jpg
Holllie

https://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-snc6/247852_3690297651405_1551797380_n.jpg
Beanz

Hollie was just a...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 03-19-2013
Replies: 213
Views: 24,238
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://25.media.tumblr.com/e5d70817a13ececc91ac4fb...

http://25.media.tumblr.com/e5d70817a13ececc91ac4fb0bd98ce66/tumblr_mjtvk5gywf1s2rriyo2_500.jpg
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 03-12-2013
Replies: 17
X3
Views: 961
Posted By Michael Da Re
X3

http://leicarumors.com/2013/03/11/leica-x3-concept-camera.aspx/

Thoughts?
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 03-03-2013
Replies: 192
Views: 30,574
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3380/3544881884_4e0c...

http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3380/3544881884_4e0c9cf6e0_o.jpg
Forum: Fuji X Series 02-11-2013
Replies: 20
Views: 2,963
Posted By Michael Da Re
Sorry, but I'm afraid it does. Perhaps your using...

Sorry, but I'm afraid it does. Perhaps your using the wrong lab.
Forum: Fuji X Series 02-11-2013
Replies: 20
Views: 2,963
Posted By Michael Da Re
Ok, so here's the thing. The smallest prints I...

Ok, so here's the thing. The smallest prints I have done are 20x30. I've also had prints done 24x36 and 30x40. The cameras I use however are not the 16 megapixel XE1 or X-Pro1. I use a 12.4 megapixel...
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 01-07-2013
Replies: 140
Views: 16,312
Posted By Michael Da Re
Everyone seems to get sort of weird when I get my...

Everyone seems to get sort of weird when I get my camera out. Soooo
http://creepyunclephotography.tumblr.com/
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-16-2012
Replies: 13
Views: 2,434
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8009/7491212824_eae0...

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http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7274/7491253670_a7cdb5b165_c.jpg
Forum: RFF Polls 12-13-2012
Replies: 157
Views: 12,057
Posted By Michael Da Re
I use an Olympus E-410 with a 45 degree split...

I use an Olympus E-410 with a 45 degree split focus screen and adapter for Zuiko lenses. I also have a Pentax K-r. Both cameras have outstanding IQ and the K-r has features that compete with some of...
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-06-2012
Replies: 5,459
Views: 483,351
Posted By Michael Da Re
I'm not sure if I have ever posted any of these....

I'm not sure if I have ever posted any of these. A lot of beautiful images here. Great thread Helen. Thank...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 12-03-2012
Replies: 26
Views: 2,770
Posted By Michael Da Re
[email protected], Keith, Frank Petronio,...

[email protected], Keith, Frank Petronio, Martini, Porktaco, Pickett Wilson, Helen Hill, Bob Michaels..............etc,etc,etc.....
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 11-18-2012
Replies: 49
Views: 9,692
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8489/8197336287_2258...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8489/8197336287_2258cce0c3_z.jpg
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8060/8197337841_923d12588c_z.jpg

Olympus E-410
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 11-18-2012
Replies: 67
Views: 9,619
Posted By Michael Da Re
+1 I'm sure this article doesn't mean much, but...

+1 I'm sure this article doesn't mean much, but it's still...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 11-13-2012
Replies: 48
Views: 4,755
Posted By Michael Da Re
Sorry if I come off as arrogant. But to me your...

Sorry if I come off as arrogant. But to me your just asking what the difference is between artistic nudes and porn. I've never done nudes, but even I know the difference. The best cure for...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 11-13-2012
Replies: 48
Views: 4,755
Posted By Michael Da Re
Sorry, but I think if you have to ask this...

Sorry, but I think if you have to ask this question maybe you should rethink what you want to photograph.
Just my 2 cents...........
Forum: Photography General Interest 11-02-2012
Replies: 41
Views: 3,550
Posted By Michael Da Re
Don't know if the Pentax k-01 is a consideration...

Don't know if the Pentax k-01 is a consideration but Adorama has them onsale right now for$346.95
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-30-2012
Replies: 2,959
Views: 475,595
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8048/8140222772_8991...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8048/8140222772_899154324f_c.jpg

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8468/8140192357_ccaecba0c1_c.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 08-27-2012
Replies: 27
Views: 3,495
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://farm3.staticflickr.com/2599/3997454525_c9d9...

http://farm3.staticflickr.com/2599/3997454525_c9d91f828a_z.jpg?zz=1
http://farm7.staticflickr.com/6163/6169711788_7f81215f3f_z.jpg
Forum: RFF Photo Projects 08-23-2012
Replies: 57
Views: 9,575
Posted By Michael Da Re
1. and the band played on 2. contemplation 3....

1. and the band played on
2. contemplation
3. family ties
Forum: Photography General Interest 06-27-2012
Replies: 5
Views: 916
Posted By Michael Da Re
91407 On the back of my Fed3. Very low grade...

91407

On the back of my Fed3. Very low grade free hand dremel tool work. I would do a google search if I could read it properly.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 05-22-2012
Replies: 14
Views: 2,903
Posted By Michael Da Re
To me the first image doesn't work at all. The...

To me the first image doesn't work at all. The pose does no justice to a beautiful model. I agree with the cropping suggestions on some of the photos (above the knees) but I think converting them to...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 05-18-2012
Replies: 2,959
Views: 475,595
Posted By Michael Da Re
A lot of beautiful photos here but I was...

A lot of beautiful photos here but I was wondering. How many of them are straight from the camera with no post processing? No Silver Efex conversions, no PS, no anything. Just what the camera is...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 04-30-2012
Replies: 415
Views: 60,859
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://farm7.staticflickr.com/6155/6246560796_82d0...

http://farm7.staticflickr.com/6155/6246560796_82d013a528_z.jpg
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 04-25-2012
Replies: 3
Views: 661
Posted By Michael Da Re
Wouldn't this just be...

Wouldn't this just be easier?
http://www.ebay.com/itm/Minolta-MD-Lens-PENTAX-Mount-Adapter-Infinity-Focus-/230523195412?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item35ac40d014#ht_2852wt_917


Michael
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 04-21-2012
Replies: 72
Views: 5,802
Posted By Michael Da Re
Platon Antoniou

Platon Antoniou
Forum: Chris Crawford 04-20-2012
Replies: 2,526
Views: 365,705
Posted By Michael Da Re
This is so true. And the funny thing about it in...

This is so true. And the funny thing about it in my area is that the largest flag I've ever seen is over a Kia dealership. And Chris, even though I'm a big fan of black and white I believe I...
Forum: RFF Polls 04-13-2012
Replies: 203
Views: 21,559
Posted By Michael Da Re
Since I don't use rangefinders I will only post...

Since I don't use rangefinders I will only post photos to threads that don't specify camera type. I think the gallery should only be used for rf photos out of respect for the people that are here...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 03-30-2012
Replies: 419
Views: 79,542
Posted By Michael Da Re
Droid X2 using Camera360 w/ lomo...

Droid X2 using Camera360 w/ lomo...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 03-18-2012
Replies: 24
Views: 6,160
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://a4.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc6/197...

http://a4.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc6/197239_1587649286510_1094144443_31200752_6126018_n.jpg
Forum: Photography General Interest 01-26-2012
Replies: 38
Views: 2,848
Posted By Michael Da Re
I wouldn't be embarassed by this. I admire your...

I wouldn't be embarassed by this. I admire your dedication!!
Forum: Polaroid & Fuji Instax 01-02-2012
Replies: 22
Views: 3,763
Posted By Michael Da Re
I agree !!

I agree !!
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-15-2011
Replies: 55
Views: 5,316
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://farm7.static.flickr.com/6155/6246560796_82d...

http://farm7.static.flickr.com/6155/6246560796_82d013a528_b.jpg
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 07-10-2011
Replies: 192
Views: 22,716
Posted By Michael Da Re
I've used an Olympus E500 for years because of...

I've used an Olympus E500 for years because of the kodak sensor and I liked how 43rd fits 8x10 without a lot of cropping. But when I started taking more low light photos at dance recitals I was...
Forum: RFF Polls 06-27-2011
Replies: 81
Views: 5,025
Posted By Michael Da Re
I voted no. I think he'll wait until tomorrow!

I voted no. I think he'll wait until tomorrow!
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 06-27-2011
Replies: 54
Views: 5,851
Posted By Michael Da Re
:) I would teach my chihuahua how to use it!

:)

I would teach my chihuahua how to use it!
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 06-23-2011
Replies: 54
Views: 5,851
Posted By Michael Da Re
Perhaps they are going after the market of people...

Perhaps they are going after the market of people that use iphones with the different apps. That would make the toy lenses make more sense.

Michael
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 06-22-2011
Replies: 54
Views: 5,851
Posted By Michael Da Re
There are a lot of ugly cameras out there, but...

There are a lot of ugly cameras out there, but people still buy them. I'm sure this camera is not for everyone but after reading a full review on it here ...
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 06-22-2011
Replies: 54
Views: 5,851
Posted By Michael Da Re
Pentax Q System

Just wondering if anyone has seen this yet? Looks intresting.
http://theonlinephotographer.typepad.com/the_online_photographer/blog_index.html

Michael
Forum: Roger Hicks -- Author of The Rangefinder Book 06-16-2011
Replies: 314
Views: 52,040
Posted By Michael Da Re
I've never actually sold a camera but I have...

I've never actually sold a camera but I have given some away. The only one I regret is when my son in Florida started to show an interest in photography I sent him my Nikon F4s. Which he sold 2 weeks...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-09-2011
Replies: 615
Views: 83,296
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2002/3544883070_270...

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2002/3544883070_270acd5fae_z.jpg?zz=1
Forum: Photography General Interest 05-23-2011
Replies: 35
Views: 3,292
Posted By Michael Da Re
RFF Choose film film-photography.org The online...

RFF
Choose film
film-photography.org
The online Photographer
Forum: 120 film RF Folders 04-22-2011
Replies: 22
Views: 2,881
Posted By Michael Da Re
Thank you Thomas. Now I can't wait to find the...

Thank you Thomas. Now I can't wait to find the time and subjects to put all of this to good use. Thanks again all.

Michael
Forum: 120 film RF Folders 04-20-2011
Replies: 22
Views: 2,881
Posted By Michael Da Re
Excellent info everyone, but one more question....

Excellent info everyone, but one more question. If I use a flash for indoor shots should I go with a slower speed or will 400 also work in that situation?

Michael
Forum: 120 film RF Folders 04-19-2011
Replies: 22
Views: 2,881
Posted By Michael Da Re
I want to thank everyone for the replies. They...

I want to thank everyone for the replies. They were definitely a helpful. Thomas78, thanks for the samples but to me the color photos do look slightly overexposed (although it could be my monitor)....
Forum: 120 film RF Folders 04-19-2011
Replies: 22
Views: 2,881
Posted By Michael Da Re
It's f32 on the isolette and f22 on the...

It's f32 on the isolette and f22 on the Franka.

Michael
Forum: 120 film RF Folders 04-19-2011
Replies: 22
Views: 2,881
Posted By Michael Da Re
Thanks guys, I plan on using them on setup...

Thanks guys, I plan on using them on setup situations (no grab shots) so it will mostly be a controllable enviroment. I have read that the lens on both aren't that great wide open so I will have it...
Forum: 120 film RF Folders 04-19-2011
Replies: 22
Views: 2,881
Posted By Michael Da Re
Which speed film to use

Hello all, I'm not sure if this is where to post. I have a couple of 120 folders that I'm going to try out but they are both scale focus. Both are the cheaper models. Isolette II with the Vario...
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 04-19-2011
Replies: 12
Views: 2,316
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5263/5634735235_e68...

http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5263/5634735235_e68ced2561_z.jpg

Olympus Stylus 120, Fuji 800
Forum: RFF Polls 04-13-2011
Replies: 173
Views: 10,937
Posted By Michael Da Re
My gear gets chauffered around in my '06' Jeep...

My gear gets chauffered around in my '06' Jeep Liberty. My wife says it's female and by the way it spends my money on gas I'm starting to believe her!!

Michael
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 04-11-2011
Replies: 2,659
Views: 786,435
Posted By Michael Da Re
My (new to me) Olympus OM4. I bought it as-is...

My (new to me) Olympus OM4. I bought it as-is from KEH in UG condition. Everything seems to be working as it should (running a test roll though it now). The only problem is the flash shoe needs...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 04-07-2011
Replies: 12
Views: 1,336
Posted By Michael Da Re
I especially value your input John when it comes...

I especially value your input John when it comes to OM's. So for the time being I may just leave it be. It's not like I use flash that much if at all. But if I do decide to fix it I would much rather...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 04-06-2011
Replies: 12
Views: 1,336
Posted By Michael Da Re
The screws are under the spring but they come in...

The screws are under the spring but they come in from the bottom so the top has to be removed to tighten them.

Michael
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 04-06-2011
Replies: 12
Views: 1,336
Posted By Michael Da Re
dtcls100, I appreciate the concern but this is...

dtcls100, I appreciate the concern but this is something I would rather attemped myself. I've never had a problem tearing into the unknown

Michael
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 04-05-2011
Replies: 12
Views: 1,336
Posted By Michael Da Re
I received my OM4 from KEH today. I put fresh...

I received my OM4 from KEH today. I put fresh batteries in and it fired right up. Everything seems to be working correctly. The only thing wrong with the flash is the flash shoe is loose and prevents...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 03-31-2011
Replies: 12
Views: 1,336
Posted By Michael Da Re
I haven't yet received the camera from KEH but as...

I haven't yet received the camera from KEH but as soon as it arrives I will check the extent of damage. The problem is that I don't even own a flash that I could test it with. I have never used one...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 03-30-2011
Replies: 12
Views: 1,336
Posted By Michael Da Re
Om4 Flash Synchronization

I just picked up an OM4 from KEH. It's UG condition and it's from their as-is cameras but for $23.00 I'll take a chance. The flash sync doesn't work. Does this matter if you never use flash? And if...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 03-20-2011
Replies: 2,959
Views: 475,595
Posted By Michael Da Re
E-500, 1/20 sec., Iso 1250, 25.0 mm. Shot as .jpg...

E-500, 1/20 sec., Iso 1250, 25.0 mm. Shot as .jpg with camera in monotone setting. Slight levels adjustment using Gimp.
http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5256/5544508887_c2858bbb12_b.jpg
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 02-23-2011
Replies: 38
Views: 3,767
Posted By Michael Da Re
I don't think you will find to many members here...

I don't think you will find to many members here that will tell you that stills don't matter anymore. I've always figured that if I have to question that what I do is worth doing then maybe I...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-15-2011
Replies: 73
Views: 8,201
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4145/5448186839_90d...

http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4145/5448186839_90d113b6a4_b.jpg

http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5253/5448193881_7d55fbfd54_b.jpg
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 02-02-2011
Replies: 163
Views: 18,196
Posted By Michael Da Re
Oly E-500 w/ Zuiko 50mm...

Oly E-500 w/ Zuiko 50mm...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 01-29-2011
Replies: 2,659
Views: 786,435
Posted By Michael Da Re
Sexiest Cameras...

Sexiest Cameras Ever!!
http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5175/5398464104_8920000c0f_b.jpg
http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5135/5397859935_d7d7e9f289_b.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-24-2011
Replies: 2,959
Views: 475,595
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3587/3541491319_5c3...

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3587/3541491319_5c3320f60b_b.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-24-2011
Replies: 2,959
Views: 475,595
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2714/4249130381_7db...

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2714/4249130381_7db4dc3311_b.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-24-2011
Replies: 2,959
Views: 475,595
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4041/4205641775_9b9...

http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4041/4205641775_9b94ff6928_b.jpg
Forum: Photography General Interest 01-21-2011
Replies: 8
Views: 1,088
Posted By Michael Da Re
Newest Leica ?

Just wondering if anyone has seen this? I wonder how much it cost?:D
http://www.wimp.com/shippingcontainer/

Michael
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-16-2011
Replies: 186
Views: 14,848
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5084/5361968880_296...

http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5084/5361968880_29694c620b_z.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-16-2011
Replies: 1,194
Views: 167,993
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5164/5361355685_20f...

http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5164/5361355685_20fd251ee5_z.jpg
Forum: Photography General Interest 01-12-2011
Replies: 28
Views: 2,051
Posted By Michael Da Re
To me these photos portray a sense of innocence...

To me these photos portray a sense of innocence that seems so hard to capture these days. I'm not saying that it doesn't exist. Just that it's harder to find these days. Thank you for sharing...
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 01-07-2011
Replies: 53
Views: 5,657
Posted By Michael Da Re
I love collecting P&S cameras. I check the thrift...

I love collecting P&S cameras. I check the thrift shops all the time and most of mine have cost about $1.00. I agree you should keep most of the Olympus except maybe the SuperZoom3000. The Nikon...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-03-2011
Replies: 177
Views: 16,139
Posted By Michael Da Re
Reflections from my cell phone but reflections...

Reflections from my cell phone but reflections are reflections are reflections!!!
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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 12-05-2010
Replies: 186
Views: 14,848
Posted By Michael Da Re
83066 Portrait of Chance the Pitbull

83066

Portrait of Chance the Pitbull
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 12-03-2010
Replies: 18
Views: 1,671
Posted By Michael Da Re
The image you see in your viewfinder essentially...

The image you see in your viewfinder essentially belongs to the subject you are photographing. So by pressing the shutter button you are in fact taking their picture, image, photo, etc...


Michael
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 11-04-2010
Replies: 20
Views: 2,373
Posted By Michael Da Re
I believe the video shows your passion as do your...

I believe the video shows your passion as do your photos. I also love the fact that you referred to yourself as an artist instead of hiding behind a fake humbleness the way a lot of photographers...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 10-31-2010
Replies: 97
Views: 6,307
Posted By Michael Da Re
My favorite. Excellent coverage of the event.

My favorite. Excellent coverage of the event.
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 09-21-2010
Replies: 69
Views: 8,069
Posted By Michael Da Re
Like taking a trip back in time. Very exciting to...

Like taking a trip back in time. Very exciting to have a look at simpler times. Though I'm not convinced that it's the USA. The horse has an English saddle and the name over the door Tremayne is...
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 09-01-2010
Replies: 37
Views: 4,286
Posted By Michael Da Re
All with OM2. Color with 35/f2.8. B/W conversion...

All with OM2. Color with 35/f2.8. B/W conversion 50/f1.8 mij
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81015
81016

Mike D.
Forum: Bill Pierce - Leica M photog and author 08-29-2010
Replies: 30
Views: 4,280
Posted By Michael Da Re
As a Linux user I've used Gimp for a while now...

As a Linux user I've used Gimp for a while now for minor adjustment. I have CS5 on a Windows laptop but I also put Gimp for Windows on it because I'm more familiar with the interface. I'm also trying...
Forum: Photography General Interest 08-28-2010
Replies: 32
Views: 3,526
Posted By Michael Da Re
Well done and very much deserved Frank. I've been...

Well done and very much deserved Frank. I've been following your blog for a while now and can only say it' about time!!

Mike D.
Forum: Photography General Interest 08-26-2010
Replies: 3,801
Views: 315,810
Posted By Michael Da Re
OM2 w/35 f2.8 Olympus 35 ECR ( I just fixed...

OM2 w/35 f2.8
Olympus 35 ECR ( I just fixed ):D
and a Fuji TW-300 as a backup


Mike D.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 08-12-2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,466
Posted By Michael Da Re
Then I guess it's coming apart. Thanks

Then I guess it's coming apart. Thanks
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 08-12-2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,466
Posted By Michael Da Re
Apparently not.

Apparently not.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 08-11-2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,466
Posted By Michael Da Re
Nope you can pull the mirror down and it snaps...

Nope you can pull the mirror down and it snaps right back up. But good thought.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 08-11-2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,466
Posted By Michael Da Re
Mamiya Sekor 500DTL

Hi all, I just picked up a 500dtl and even though it needs a little love for the most part it seems to be in working order. But now the mirror has locked up for some reason and I haven't got a clue...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 07-30-2010
Replies: 6
Views: 890
Posted By Michael Da Re
Wouldn't the photo by RealaFan be considered more...

Wouldn't the photo by RealaFan be considered more HDR than IR?
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 07-29-2010
Replies: 5
Views: 1,108
Posted By Michael Da Re
Thanks, I never thought of just taking off the...

Thanks, I never thought of just taking off the bottom. Worked great. No corrosion from the batteries but they were only in for a little over a year. I'm thinking that I may not have the cap on...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 07-29-2010
Replies: 5
Views: 1,108
Posted By Michael Da Re
OM2 Battery cover

The batteries finally died in my OM2 and now I'm having trouble getting the cap to come off. I don't remember having this much trouble when I put the batteries in the first time. Is there a trick to...
Forum: Cameras in the Movies / TV / Media 07-28-2010
Replies: 45
Views: 4,920
Posted By Michael Da Re
Agreed. There's much more to this than is being...

Agreed. There's much more to this than is being printed.
Forum: Cameras in the Movies / TV / Media 07-28-2010
Replies: 45
Views: 4,920
Posted By Michael Da Re
Stupid and unfortunate tragedy, but who hunts...

Stupid and unfortunate tragedy, but who hunts wild boar with a .22?
Forum: RFF News 07-21-2010
Replies: 47
Views: 4,643
Posted By Michael Da Re
Congrats Keith!! You most definitely deserve...

Congrats Keith!! You most definitely deserve this.

Mike D.
Forum: Photography General Interest 06-15-2010
Replies: 60
Views: 6,667
Posted By Michael Da Re
Mabelsound, Do you notice a difference in the...

Mabelsound, Do you notice a difference in the quality of your B/W .jpgs when you use your Canon lens as opposed to the EP-2's standard lens? I use my Zuiko 50 /f1.8 on my E500 almost exclusively for...
Forum: Scanners / Scanner Software 06-15-2010
Replies: 30
Views: 3,308
Posted By Michael Da Re
I've been using a V200 with Vuescan for Linux for...

I've been using a V200 with Vuescan for Linux for a while now and I'm very happy with the results.

Mike D.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 05-12-2010
Replies: 13
Views: 1,022
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2182/3544882558_2ef...

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2182/3544882558_2ef3985c60_o.jpghttp://farm4.static.flickr.com/3340/3544073625_c521536bea_o.jpghttp://farm3.static.flickr.com/2399/3544882098_536b0aaa61_o.jpghttp://farm...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 05-02-2010
Replies: 3
Views: 942
Posted By Michael Da Re
Thank you Benjamin that what I needed to know. I...

Thank you Benjamin that what I needed to know. I also found out that there is a printing error on some bottles of Ilford rapid fixer. It says 1+4 on the out side but 1+3 on the inside instructions...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 05-02-2010
Replies: 3
Views: 942
Posted By Michael Da Re
Question about fixer.

Hi All, I'm going to attempt to develop my own b/w but I'm a bit confused on how to mix the fixer. It's Ilford Rapid Fixer and the front of the bottle says 2.5 LITRES (1+4) 5 LITRES (1+9). Do you mix...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 04-20-2010
Replies: 45
Views: 3,808
Posted By Michael Da Re
Just realized I have a pic in this weeks gallery....

Just realized I have a pic in this weeks gallery. Thanks for the mention Petronius and Keith.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 04-04-2010
Replies: 74
Views: 4,880
Posted By Michael Da Re
I don't think the fun will ever go away no matter...

I don't think the fun will ever go away no matter what camera I'm using. But what about you Joe? You haven't said whether or not your still having fun.
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 02-21-2010
Replies: 37
Views: 3,883
Posted By Michael Da Re
All 4/3rd cameras have small viewfinders compared...

All 4/3rd cameras have small viewfinders compared to other systems, but that doesn't make them any less effective in the right hands.
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 02-21-2010
Replies: 37
Views: 3,883
Posted By Michael Da Re
Pe rhaps something like the E330 mirror system...

Pe rhaps something like the E330 mirror system may work, but I don't think it would be better than an EVF because of the size it would have to be just to fit.
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 02-21-2010
Replies: 37
Views: 3,883
Posted By Michael Da Re
Exactly! And the E420 really isn't a whole lot...

Exactly! And the E420 really isn't a whole lot bigger than the EP-1 or 2. Plus it's cheaper.

Mike D.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 02-16-2010
Replies: 26
Views: 3,091
Posted By Michael Da Re
I always knew you would be famous someday!

I always knew you would be famous someday!
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 01-30-2010
Replies: 71
Views: 6,222
Posted By Michael Da Re
I was just getting ready to drive to B&H to pick...

I was just getting ready to drive to B&H to pick them up but then I realized that I'm using my Ferrari to tow the boat. Just my luck!:D
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 01-30-2010
Replies: 71
Views: 6,222
Posted By Michael Da Re
Just curious since this camera and lens is listed...

Just curious since this camera and lens is listed as used what would it cost brand new for the same setup?

Michael
Forum: Photography General Interest 01-24-2010
Replies: 43
Views: 3,172
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://www.scancafe.com/ I've read that they're...

http://www.scancafe.com/

I've read that they're reasonable and do good work.

Mike
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 12-30-2009
Replies: 316
Views: 28,859
Posted By Michael Da Re
Very sad news. My condolences. Enjoy the ride...

Very sad news. My condolences. Enjoy the ride home Al.
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-09-2009
Replies: 3
Views: 1,049
Posted By Michael Da Re
Red face I wonder if he feels awkward doing self...

I wonder if he feels awkward doing self portraits?
Sorry someone would have ask eventually!
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-21-2009
Replies: 1,927
Views: 256,369
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3380/3544881884_4e0...

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3380/3544881884_4e0c9cf6e0_o.jpghttp://farm3.static.flickr.com/2543/4123116664_fbd26d59e9_b.jpghttp://farm4.static.flickr.com/3603/3545719064_8ef06183b5_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-17-2009
Replies: 420
Views: 63,141
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2643/4113507389_5c5...

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2643/4113507389_5c5c3f99d8_b.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-17-2009
Replies: 34
Views: 3,485
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3648/3547899746_be8...

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3648/3547899746_be89b565f7_o.jpg
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 11-16-2009
Replies: 104
Views: 13,468
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2002/3544883070_af2...

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2002/3544883070_af279df699_o.jpg
Forum: Photogs / Photo Exhibits 11-13-2009
Replies: 79
Views: 9,000
Posted By Michael Da Re
Petronio, Novak and Klurfield. Different styles,...

Petronio, Novak and Klurfield. Different styles, different inspirations. You don't have to be famous to inspire.:D
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 10-28-2009
Replies: 85
Views: 5,477
Posted By Michael Da Re
My OM2 is always close at hand. A Canonet 28 is...

My OM2 is always close at hand. A Canonet 28 is in the glovebox and my LG Voyager that I'm posting with from work is always in my pocket.

Mike D.
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 10-26-2009
Replies: 18
Views: 5,252
Posted By Michael Da Re
The photo looks fantastic Tom. Have you ever...

The photo looks fantastic Tom. Have you ever considered trying Linux Ubuntu as an operating system rather than Windows. First of all it's free and runs much better on older computers than windows...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 10-06-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 1,559
Posted By Michael Da Re
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Forum: SLRs - the unRF 09-29-2009
Replies: 26
Views: 1,957
Posted By Michael Da Re
I've been using my OM lenses on my E500 for a...

I've been using my OM lenses on my E500 for a while now and have had no real problems with focusing, unless I'm drinking then I can't even auto focus. I also wear glasses but the dioptre takes care...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 09-26-2009
Replies: 93
Views: 8,920
Posted By Michael Da Re
http://photos-e.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc1/hs250...

http://photos-e.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc1/hs250.snc1/9723_1112797935523_1094144443_30270716_5202257_n.jpghttp://photos-b.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc1/hs250.snc1/9723_1123752209373_1094144443_302964...
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 09-24-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 2,458
Posted By Michael Da Re
I'm just happy to see someone get this correct....

I'm just happy to see someone get this correct. It doesn't double the focal length just the crop factor.:)

Michael
Forum: Photography General Interest 09-21-2009
Replies: 506
Views: 49,361
Posted By Michael Da Re
Friends son. 73421

Friends son.
73421
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 09-15-2009
Replies: 167
Views: 21,255
Posted By Michael Da Re
OM2, 35mm-105mm Zuiko, Kodak BW400CN. I don't...

OM2, 35mm-105mm Zuiko, Kodak BW400CN.
I don't normally use bw400cn but I had 3 rolls in the freezer. I'm not sure about the lens either. I think I might have been happier just using the 50mm...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 09-11-2009
Replies: 59
Views: 4,226
Posted By Michael Da Re
Mabelsound, This is kind of misleading. It...

Mabelsound, This is kind of misleading. It doesn't really extend your lens. For instants when I use my OM 50mm lens on my E-500 it's still only a 50mm focal length but the 2x crop factor let's you...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 08-25-2009
Replies: 20
Views: 1,509
Posted By Michael Da Re
I believe this was discussed a while back. Seeing...

I believe this was discussed a while back. Seeing how BW400CN is a c-41 film and only colour film is processed with c-41 then that makes it a type of colour film so to speak. I could be wrong but I...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 08-16-2009
Replies: 19
Views: 1,346
Posted By Michael Da Re
Urban Aesthetics Post No Bills Dandelion...

Urban Aesthetics
Post No Bills
Dandelion Macro
Forgotten Whiskey Jug

I lean more towards B/W when it comes to fine art photography.

Mike
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 07-23-2009
Replies: 196
Views: 27,473
Posted By Michael Da Re
Sorry this isn't a rangefinder photograph. I used...

Sorry this isn't a rangefinder photograph. I used my Olympus E500. I find the hardest part of photographing farm animals is getting them to smile.:D

Michael

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Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 07-22-2009
Replies: 30
Views: 3,045
Posted By Michael Da Re
If your just interested in seeing what a photo...

If your just interested in seeing what a photo would look like in HDR. I recommend a program called Dynamic Photo HDR. It allows you to create a pseudo hdr image from a single .jpg.

Both of these...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 07-20-2009
Replies: 5
Views: 1,064
Posted By Michael Da Re
Thanks John, But if I may asked why does it work...

Thanks John, But if I may asked why does it work fine on my OMPC. Wouldn't the o-ring cause a problem there also?

Michael
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 07-18-2009
Replies: 5
Views: 1,064
Posted By Michael Da Re
I put fresh batteries in when I got it. But now...

I put fresh batteries in when I got it. But now I'm thinking that the advance on my OM2 is too tight for it to work. I put it on my OMPC and it works perfectly. So I guess I need to get my OM2...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 07-17-2009
Replies: 167
Views: 21,255
Posted By Michael Da Re
Beautiful work as always Keith . You never cease...

Beautiful work as always Keith . You never cease to utterly amaze me. Instead of photographing the openings of others exhibits perhaps someone should be photographing yours.

Michael
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 07-17-2009
Replies: 5
Views: 1,064
Posted By Michael Da Re
Question about the Olympus winder 1

Hello all, I recently acquired an OM2 and a Winder1. The winder works but for some reason it won't advance the film far enough to cock the shutter for the next shot. Is there a way to adjust this or...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 07-06-2009
Replies: 167
Views: 21,255
Posted By Michael Da Re
Thanks Colin. I actually just got my OMPC about...

Thanks Colin. I actually just got my OMPC about three weeks ago and fell in love with it after the first roll of film. So far I've had no trouble with the batteries. Maybe I got lucky and found one...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 07-06-2009
Replies: 167
Views: 21,255
Posted By Michael Da Re
Thank you Helen ( I think :rolleyes:)

Thank you Helen ( I think :rolleyes:)
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 07-06-2009
Replies: 167
Views: 21,255
Posted By Michael Da Re
From my OMPC w/ 50mm...

From my OMPC w/ 50mm f1.8
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71244

71245

Michael D.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 06-19-2009
Replies: 55
Views: 3,270
Posted By Michael Da Re
Remembering Lifes Yesterdays

Remembering Lifes Yesterdays
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 06-02-2009
Replies: 51
Views: 3,539
Posted By Michael Da Re
The question isn't Why do I photograph? The...

The question isn't Why do I photograph? The question is Why do the Gods keep placing objects in my path that need photographed?
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-01-2009
Replies: 40
Views: 2,225
Posted By Michael Da Re
Hollie at the lake 70282

Hollie at the lake

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Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 06-01-2009
Replies: 1,417
Views: 193,940
Posted By Michael Da Re
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Forum: Leica M9 / ME 05-06-2009
Replies: 127
Views: 9,144
Posted By Michael Da Re
I don't believe Galleries or Museums allow flash...

I don't believe Galleries or Museums allow flash photography.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 04-06-2009
Replies: 92
Views: 5,969
Posted By Michael Da Re
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Forum: SLRs - the unRF 04-03-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 1,272
Posted By Michael Da Re
The camera I would suggest is the Olympus E-520....

The camera I would suggest is the Olympus E-520. You can get it with the two lens kit for close to half the price of most of the Nikon line. Plus with an adapter you can use your Nikon lenses in...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 03-31-2009
Replies: 70
Views: 3,612
Posted By Michael Da Re
If my wife even knew what an M6 was I'd jump her...

If my wife even knew what an M6 was I'd jump her in the same good way!!:D:D
Forum: RFF News 03-31-2009
Replies: 61
Views: 7,352
Posted By Michael Da Re
I've been using Linux for years now and I have...

I've been using Linux for years now and I have never had any problems with my mouse and Firefox. But I use Linux only. So I'm not sure if it reacts differently when you use it through a virtual...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 03-27-2009
Replies: 2,659
Views: 786,435
Posted By Michael Da Re
And also 68591 The reason for the 50mm Nikon lens...

And also
68591
The reason for the 50mm Nikon lens on the E-500? I'm using it for Keith's 14 day one camera one lens challenge.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 03-27-2009
Replies: 2,659
Views: 786,435
Posted By Michael Da Re
Here mine are. They look kind of rough but they...

Here mine are. They look kind of rough but they work fantastically. Notice the top of the Minolta. It was like that when I bought it, but operates perfectly.
68587

68589

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Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 03-25-2009
Replies: 91
Views: 5,303
Posted By Michael Da Re
But isn't a true photographer someone that is...

But isn't a true photographer someone that is skilled in the ART of photography. They shouldn't have to call themselves artist. The people that admire their work will do it for them.

Mike D.
Forum: 14 Day One Lens Challenge 03-25-2009
Replies: 146
Views: 17,675
Posted By Michael Da Re
But how would you know that it wasn't used? If...

But how would you know that it wasn't used? If your accustomed to using the meter all of the time sometimes it just becomes second nature.

Mike D.:rolleyes:
Forum: 14 Day One Lens Challenge 03-25-2009
Replies: 146
Views: 17,675
Posted By Michael Da Re
Are we using the same folder we did last time for...

Are we using the same folder we did last time for submissions? I'm just checking since two people have submitted photos already.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 03-25-2009
Replies: 91
Views: 5,303
Posted By Michael Da Re
I believe it's called being humble. A lot of...

I believe it's called being humble. A lot of extraordinary artist grace forum everyday in my opinion.

Mike D.
Forum: 14 Day One Lens Challenge 03-24-2009
Replies: 146
Views: 17,675
Posted By Michael Da Re
Actually I believe most DSLR's have built in...

Actually I believe most DSLR's have built in meters that work even in manual. For what your proposing you would have to exclude any camera with a built in meter unless it can be rendered useless by...
Forum: 14 Day One Lens Challenge 03-24-2009
Replies: 146
Views: 17,675
Posted By Michael Da Re
Thanks for pointing that out to me Richard. Would...

Thanks for pointing that out to me Richard. Would a Nikon e-series 50mm be acceptable?
Forum: 14 Day One Lens Challenge 03-24-2009
Replies: 146
Views: 17,675
Posted By Michael Da Re
I've decided on my Olympus E500 with a Nikon...

I've decided on my Olympus E500 with a Nikon 35-70mm lens. If that's allowed?

Mike
Forum: 14 Day One Lens Challenge 03-24-2009
Replies: 146
Views: 17,675
Posted By Michael Da Re
I wanted to use my Ansco Regent But after...

I wanted to use my Ansco Regent But after finishing off the roll of film I had in it so I can start fresh tomorrow.I discovered that it has a light leek somewhere. I'm not sure if it's from the back...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 03-21-2009
Replies: 22
Views: 2,830
Posted By Michael Da Re
How timely is this thread? I just picked this up...

How timely is this thread? I just picked this up at a Flea market today for $40.00 and was wondering about which prime lenses were good. Thanks for the link to Stans Photography Rover. It will come...
Forum: 14 Day One Lens Challenge 03-14-2009
Replies: 55
Views: 16,792
Posted By Michael Da Re
I'm in again. Ansco Regent scale focus folder.

I'm in again.
Ansco Regent scale focus folder.
Forum: RFF News 02-12-2009
Replies: 77
Views: 9,337
Posted By Michael Da Re
Congratulations Colin, All three photos are...

Congratulations Colin, All three photos are excellent but I think the colors and composition of photo 2 out shine the other two. Again Congrats!
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 01-27-2009
Replies: 44
Views: 2,835
Posted By Michael Da Re
First off I love photography. And I would have to...

First off I love photography. And I would have to say that I shoot mainly for myself but I do share my work with family and friends that act interested. I also have to say that photography is the...
Forum: Micro 4/3 Cameras Olympus Panasonic 01-27-2009
Replies: 60
Views: 4,826
Posted By Michael Da Re
I agree 100%!:D

I agree 100%!:D
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 01-27-2009
Replies: 21
Views: 1,539
Posted By Michael Da Re
Toulumne, I'm not sure if this is directed at me...

Toulumne,
I'm not sure if this is directed at me or not,but I understand what you mean. And i guess what I meant to say is after getting your bw400cn negs how do you process them for printing? Are...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 01-27-2009
Replies: 21
Views: 1,539
Posted By Michael Da Re
May I ask how you process your film? You shoot...

May I ask how you process your film? You shoot all film basically the same but it all comes to life in the processing. I will try a yellow filter though because the less processing the...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 01-27-2009
Replies: 21
Views: 1,539
Posted By Michael Da Re
I love the photo with the heads by the way.

I love the photo with the heads by the way.
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 01-27-2009
Replies: 21
Views: 1,539
Posted By Michael Da Re
I'm not saying that bw400cn doesn't produce...

I'm not saying that bw400cn doesn't produce excellent results. What I am saying is that bw400cn is still just a type of color film and even though you can use filters to reduce the color cast it's...
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 01-27-2009
Replies: 21
Views: 1,539
Posted By Michael Da Re
Here's a question. Since bw400cn is a c-41 film...

Here's a question. Since bw400cn is a c-41 film that basically makes it a black and white color film so to speak. So when scanned you still have to convert it to b/w. So what is the difference...
Forum: 14 Day One Lens Challenge 01-21-2009
Replies: 20
Views: 5,424
Posted By Michael Da Re
Congratulation to everyone. Excellent turnout. My...

Congratulation to everyone. Excellent turnout. My only question is when do we start again? :rolleyes:
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 01-20-2009
Replies: 8
Views: 1,364
Posted By Michael Da Re
Just wondering, could this method be applied to...

Just wondering, could this method be applied to adjusting both lenses on a TLR ?
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-19-2009
Replies: 228
Views: 16,461
Posted By Michael Da Re
Hollie and Beanz 66925

Hollie and Beanz
66925
Forum: 14 Day One Lens Challenge 01-13-2009
Replies: 139
Views: 17,978
Posted By Michael Da Re
Is the deadline tonight at midnight or tomorrow...

Is the deadline tonight at midnight or tomorrow at midnight? If it's tomorrow then maybe the mail will be kind to me. If not then I guess maybe next time.
Forum: Business / Philosophy of Photography 01-13-2009
Replies: 29
Views: 2,539
Posted By Michael Da Re
I think a lot depends on your style of...

I think a lot depends on your style of photography. All aspects of style such as portrait, landscape, macro etc.. takes vision. Because you know what your looking for before you find it. Street...
Forum: Yashica RF 01-01-2009
Replies: 845
Views: 207,762
Posted By Michael Da Re
GSN and I believe CN400BW

GSN and I believe CN400BW
Forum: 14 Day One Lens Challenge 12-17-2008
Replies: 139
Views: 17,978
Posted By Michael Da Re
Ok I never try anything. So count me in. Fed 3...

Ok I never try anything. So count me in.
Fed 3 w/61ld and some out of date APX100. Hopefully I can find somewhere to get it developed.
Forum: Photography General Interest 12-11-2008
Replies: 22
Views: 1,609
Posted By Michael Da Re
I guess I would be someone that is a registered...

I guess I would be someone that is a registered user but rarely post anything. When I first registered I was just starting to look at alternatives to slr and digital cameras and I had just picked up...
Forum: Critique / Salon / Picks / Most Views 12-02-2008
Replies: 9
Views: 982
Posted By Michael Da Re
Hello Wayne, I also like this photo although I'm...

Hello Wayne, I also like this photo although I'm not sure about the DOF. I think maybe an adjustment of 1 0r 2 stops could have given it a different feel. And I do agree with Icebear about someone at...
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