Go Back   Rangefinderforum.com > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 199 of 1000
Search took 32.92 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Doug
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 366
Views: 47,451
Posted By Doug
Pentax MZ-3, 1.9/43mm SMCP FA...

Pentax MZ-3, 1.9/43mm SMCP FA Limited

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1378276271.SEQ.0.jpg

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1378183689.SEQ.1.jpg
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 2,758
Views: 812,395
Posted By Doug
^^ MZ-3 ^^ I also have an MZ-3, mine is silver...

^^ MZ-3 ^^ I also have an MZ-3, mine is silver finish. I've only put two rolls through it... too bad as it's a nice camera!
Forum: Photography General Interest 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 3,193
Views: 765,263
Posted By Doug
Shop girl posing with stuffed toy He’e (octopus)...

Shop girl posing with stuffed toy He’e (octopus) on her head. Ka’anapali, Maui, Hawaii.

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1374476421.SEQ.0.jpg

Pentax 67II, 2.8/90mm, Fuji...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 180
Posted By Doug
Late afternoon snowfall on this small log cabin,...

Late afternoon snowfall on this small log cabin, known as the Saylor Cabin, built by a ranch hand on a large cattle ranch well over a century ago, north of Ellensburg WA. In the early 1970's it was...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 170
Views: 13,490
Posted By Doug
Strange about the beds... Also strange about...

Strange about the beds... Also strange about Sacajawea's date of passing, some accounts saying 1812. Or could she have lived to age 96?
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 1 Day Ago
Replies: 366
Views: 47,451
Posted By Doug
The "Valley Isle" And this is the valley, with...

The "Valley Isle"
And this is the valley, with Haleakala volcano wrapped in cloud as seen from the West Maui Mountains. Look closely low-center to see a commercial airliner making its approach to...
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 1 Day Ago
Replies: 97
Views: 16,129
Posted By Doug
Thank you, Helen... Ordinarily there's something...

Thank you, Helen... Ordinarily there's something to see and enjoy while relaxing on the bench after climbing the hill. Here we can just space out and shiver! :)
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 2 Days Ago
Replies: 317
Views: 178,378
Posted By Doug
In the 2nd pic there's a red "35" on the lens...

In the 2nd pic there's a red "35" on the lens barrel, and it appears the aperture scale goes to "2" so it's likely the 35mm f/2 Planar.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 2 Days Ago
Replies: 2,534
Views: 315,368
Posted By Doug
Block...

Block Watch
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1504161237.SEQ.0.jpg

Leica M240, 1.8/75mm Heliar
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 2 Days Ago
Replies: 97
Views: 16,129
Posted By Doug
Bench for a blank...

Bench for a blank mind?
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1460011436.SEQ.2.jpg

Leica M240, 2.0/50mm APO Summicron
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 2 Days Ago
Replies: 97
Views: 16,129
Posted By Doug
Fat...

Fat Tire
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1493966124.SEQ.0.jpg

Leica M240, 3.4/21mm Super Elmar
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 3 Days Ago
Replies: 48
Views: 1,075
Posted By Doug
M bodies have a light detector that, in...

M bodies have a light detector that, in conjunction with the internal light meter, provides an estimate of the aperture selected. The detector is located on the front surface of the top cover in...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Days Ago
Replies: 694
Views: 22,922
Posted By Doug
Two nice thoughtful portraits, Shac, in two very...

Two nice thoughtful portraits, Shac, in two very different environments.
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 3 Days Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 503
Posted By Doug
I had a Spiratone 105mm f/2.5 in M42 mount long...

I had a Spiratone 105mm f/2.5 in M42 mount long ago, bought through their usual multi-page ad in Modern Photography. It was pre-set with the two diaphragm rings. Performed well. Don't know who would...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 3 Days Ago
Replies: 27
Views: 6,656
Posted By Doug
^^ do you mean the 75mm and 90mm lenses for P645,...

^^ do you mean the 75mm and 90mm lenses for P645, or P67? ^^

I have not had film transport problems in any of these cameras, though it's rumored that the Bronica RF645 winder may have. Mine have...
Forum: Photography General Interest 3 Days Ago
Replies: 110
Views: 5,392
Posted By Doug
Indeed, well-seen and appropriate to the times.

Indeed, well-seen and appropriate to the times.
Forum: RFF News 4 Days Ago
Replies: 65
Views: 2,509
Posted By Doug
Sorry to hear that news, Joe, but if it's any...

Sorry to hear that news, Joe, but if it's any cold comfort I think you're in plenty of company. We're under "stay at home" orders but that still allows solitary walk-abouts without needing some...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 4 Days Ago
Replies: 2,080
Views: 310,849
Posted By Doug
^^ That '55 looks really clean. Good looking...

^^ That '55 looks really clean. Good looking car... ^^
Forum: RFF News 4 Days Ago
Replies: 65
Views: 2,509
Posted By Doug
Pretty much the same here! But only a little...

Pretty much the same here! But only a little rain. Our landscape guy came by as he's just returned from his usual winter stay in Mexico where he's building a house. But our lawn has not yet come...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 5 Days Ago
Replies: 422
Views: 28,650
Posted By Doug
"Give me blood!" Blood test at the medical...

"Give me blood!"
Blood test at the medical clinic, seems appropriate for the times!
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1374903623.SEQ.1.jpg
Pentax 67II, Pentax-67 135mm f/4.0...
Forum: Leica Q / CL/ T / X Series 5 Days Ago
Replies: 139
Views: 29,186
Posted By Doug
Denny Creek framed by stands of Western Red...

Denny Creek framed by stands of Western Red Cedars, in a valley between widely-spaced west-bound and east-bound lanes of Interstate-90... on the western slopes of the Cascade Range,...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 5 Days Ago
Replies: 2,080
Views: 310,849
Posted By Doug
1951 Ford business coupe 4L/239.4 cu.in. V8,...

1951 Ford business coupe
4L/239.4 cu.in. V8, valve-in-block.
My car is behind the yellow vette... When I saw the nice Ford I had to stop and snap! As a teen I rebuilt and drove a 1950 2-door.
...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 5 Days Ago
Replies: 27
Views: 6,656
Posted By Doug
Thanks... The Mystic Twister is an optical...

Thanks... The Mystic Twister is an optical illusion when rotating. If you give it a twist with your hand, it will rotate along its vertical axis, and while doing so it winds up the string, lifting it...
Forum: Photography General Interest 5 Days Ago
Replies: 5,735
Views: 519,044
Posted By Doug
Lovely soft colors, Rich!

Lovely soft colors, Rich!
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 5 Days Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 784
Posted By Doug
Regarding posting photos in forum threads, a long...

Regarding posting photos in forum threads, a long discussion here (suggest start from the end for the most recent...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 5 Days Ago
Replies: 27
Views: 6,656
Posted By Doug
Hi -- The main purpose of the lower exposure...

Hi -- The main purpose of the lower exposure index is to give richer color and contrast in the lower tones. :cool: Thanks for looking in my Gallery, as you obviously will see more samples there with...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 5 Days Ago
Replies: 2,080
Views: 310,849
Posted By Doug
I wonder if the Wartburgs and their trailers are...

I wonder if the Wartburgs and their trailers are color-coordinated. I see a drip-pad under the front...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 5 Days Ago
Replies: 2,080
Views: 310,849
Posted By Doug
Seems true enough! Stock is just a starting...

Seems true enough! Stock is just a starting point!
That's a gorgeous pair...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 6 Days Ago
Replies: 2,080
Views: 310,849
Posted By Doug
Turning onto Main Street, Canmore Alberta,...

Turning onto Main Street, Canmore Alberta, Canada
Ford either made an awful lot of '32 coupes, or most of the rest have been allowed to rust into oblivion!

...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 6 Days Ago
Replies: 104
Views: 6,656
Posted By Doug
Another Porsche Cayman, this one also on Main...

Another Porsche Cayman, this one also on Main Street but in Canmore Alberta rather than in Idaho. Color is "Racing...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 6 Days Ago
Replies: 27
Views: 6,656
Posted By Doug
Here are a couple shot with the P645NII and 75mm...

Here are a couple shot with the P645NII and 75mm FA lens... Sorry, I have never made direct comparisons.

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1377236204.SEQ.1.jpg

David at the...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 6 Days Ago
Replies: 27
Views: 6,656
Posted By Doug
Yes, you're right; checking back I see both of...

Yes, you're right; checking back I see both of these were shot with the Leica S2 (30x45mm format). Below is one on Fuji film, Mono Lake and the eastern Sierras. I will say though that the P67 75mm...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 6 Days Ago
Replies: 366
Views: 47,451
Posted By Doug
Yes, a fairy-story wood!

Yes, a fairy-story wood!
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 6 Days Ago
Replies: 2,080
Views: 310,849
Posted By Doug
A sporty car for its time, and lookin' good in...

A sporty car for its time, and lookin' good in your photo!
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 1 Week Ago
Replies: 2,080
Views: 310,849
Posted By Doug
Looks like a sad-faced bug, JM! Mike, Do you...

Looks like a sad-faced bug, JM!


Mike, Do you think this guy trying to intimidate other drivers?
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 1 Week Ago
Replies: 73
Views: 5,723
Posted By Doug
Make sure to check the box labeled "remember me"...

Make sure to check the box labeled "remember me" when logging in!
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 1 Week Ago
Replies: 27
Views: 6,656
Posted By Doug
I have both the 2.8/75mm lenses and I think the...

I have both the 2.8/75mm lenses and I think the 67 series lens is superior. There is just something hard to describe about the extra quality, "sparkle" if you will. Yes, it's larger and yes, has no...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 1 Week Ago
Replies: 170
Views: 13,490
Posted By Doug
Discarded, San Lorenzo, Puerto...

Discarded, San Lorenzo, Puerto Rico
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1210557784.SEQ.0.jpg

Contax G2, 2.0/35mm Planar
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 1 Week Ago
Replies: 1,425
Views: 348,941
Posted By Doug
Old San Juan, Puerto...

Old San Juan, Puerto Rico
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1211004499.SEQ.0.jpg

Contax G2, 2.0/35mm Planar
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 1 Week Ago
Replies: 104
Views: 6,656
Posted By Doug
^^ Sleek, attention-grabbing! ^^

^^ Sleek, attention-grabbing! ^^
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 1 Week Ago
Replies: 247
Views: 87,325
Posted By Doug
Attorney on the courtroom...

Attorney on the courtroom steps
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1202810766.SEQ.0.jpg

Minolta CLE, 1.4/40mm Nokton SC
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 1 Week Ago
Replies: 247
Views: 87,325
Posted By Doug
Secret...

Secret Garden
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1200903396.SEQ.0.jpg

(Seattle) Minolta CLE, 1.4/40mm Nokton SC
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 1 Week Ago
Replies: 247
Views: 87,325
Posted By Doug
Behind the restaurant where both...

Behind the restaurant where both work...
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1445838706.SEQ.1.jpg

Leica M240, 1.4/40mm Nokton SC
Forum: Photography General Interest 1 Week Ago
Replies: 5,735
Views: 519,044
Posted By Doug
Possibly a bit overboard on the color, though...

Possibly a bit overboard on the color, though essentially my usual settings.
Bonners Ferry, Idaho
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1584754485.SEQ.2.jpg

Leica M-D 262, 35...
Forum: Photography General Interest 1 Week Ago
Replies: 110
Views: 5,392
Posted By Doug
IMO there is ample reason for concern. This is...

IMO there is ample reason for concern. This is not the flu, and not similar to the flu as we might have hoped. It's asymptomatic; that is, it's highly contagious even before any symptoms appear. It's...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 1 Week Ago
Replies: 104
Views: 6,656
Posted By Doug
Thanks, Mike! No, a standard color for a few...

Thanks, Mike! No, a standard color for a few years, I think now not available. "Graphite Blue". I rather like that it's somewhat subdued, not flashy in-your-face....
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 1 Week Ago
Replies: 104
Views: 6,656
Posted By Doug
Thank you, gentlemen; it does draw some positive...

Thank you, gentlemen; it does draw some positive comments... It also seems to be a radar "magnet".:o
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 1 Week Ago
Replies: 2,080
Views: 310,849
Posted By Doug
haha... probably not the only car have that...

haha... probably not the only car have that 'feature'. As I think I recall, the Sunbeam Tiger required diving under the dashboard to reach the rear spark plugs of its Ford v8.
Oh, and note the above...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 1 Week Ago
Replies: 2,080
Views: 310,849
Posted By Doug
Lincoln Continental Don't often see the 4-door...

Lincoln Continental
Don't often see the 4-door convertible, like the one Kennedy was in, in Dallas. This one in Canmore Alberta...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 1 Week Ago
Replies: 104
Views: 6,656
Posted By Doug
This is my car... on Main Street in Bonners Ferry...

This is my car... on Main Street in Bonners Ferry Idaho
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1584754485.SEQ.1.jpg

Leica M-D 262, 35 Summicron v.1
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 1 Week Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 1,336
Posted By Doug
Re: Teddy, Bill, and others... Please be aware...

Re: Teddy, Bill, and others... Please be aware that any discussion *about* Ken Rockwell goes to the Off-Topic forum. :eek:
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 1 Week Ago
Replies: 312
Views: 28,680
Posted By Doug
Evinrude, I believe, pre-war? Opposed twin...

Evinrude, I believe, pre-war? Opposed twin 2-stroke. In the early 1950's the older brother of a childhood buddy had one that looked like this. Even then rather primitive-looking!
Forum: Frank Jackson on Street Photography 1 Week Ago
Replies: 1,830
Views: 128,592
Posted By Doug
Main Street, Bonners Ferry,...

Main Street, Bonners Ferry, Idaho
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1584603109.SEQ.0.jpg 1024) {this.width=1024;this.alt='Click here to see a large version';}"...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 1 Week Ago
Replies: 99
Views: 34,533
Posted By Doug
The Horse Blanket Well, that was the name of this...

The Horse Blanket
Well, that was the name of this store before it closed. Yep, sold horse blankets, among other...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 1 Week Ago
Replies: 104
Views: 6,656
Posted By Doug
Mike, thanks, but not my car... The guy in the...

Mike, thanks, but not my car... The guy in the Mazda is the owner, David, who lives a few blocks away. At this point last year I didn't know him, but stopped to snap a pic of his car and he came out...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 1 Week Ago
Replies: 2,080
Views: 310,849
Posted By Doug
Intresting, Larry... The sculpturing along the...

Intresting, Larry... The sculpturing along the side looks quite different between the two. Grille is different, turn signals... Is that you gazing at the camera? :)
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 1 Week Ago
Replies: 1,425
Views: 348,941
Posted By Doug
Hostess at a wine-tasting...

Hostess at a wine-tasting event
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1370238863.SEQ.0.jpg
Pentax-67 75mm f/2.8 AL
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 634
Posted By Doug
Impressive reduction in size! Now on the Gallery...

Impressive reduction in size!
Now on the Gallery lens list...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 1 Week Ago
Replies: 322
Views: 45,913
Posted By Doug
These other guys don't know about Ontario-made...

These other guys don't know about Ontario-made Leica and don't care, right? Do you respect their opinion about that... maybe not because it's important to you. You can enjoy respecting and knowing...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 1 Week Ago
Replies: 2,080
Views: 310,849
Posted By Doug
Buick Eight, 1950-ish OHV in-line eight motor,...

Buick Eight, 1950-ish OHV in-line eight motor, Dynaflow fluid coupling “automatic” transmission uses only top gear unless low is manually selected for special need. Bellevue, Washington. Can't ID...
Forum: Leica Q / CL/ T / X Series 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 139
Views: 29,186
Posted By Doug
Thanks Mike... the lighting setup was pretty good...

Thanks Mike... the lighting setup was pretty good in there!
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 104
Views: 6,656
Posted By Doug
Mazda MX5 Miata...

Mazda MX5 Miata coupe
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1546239933.SEQ.2.jpg

David...
Forum: Leica Q / CL/ T / X Series 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 139
Views: 29,186
Posted By Doug
Mercer cavern, Murphys...

Mercer cavern, Murphys California
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1545463340.SEQ.3.jpg

Leica Q
Forum: Leica Q / CL/ T / X Series 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 139
Views: 29,186
Posted By Doug
Tlaquepaque, Sedona...

Tlaquepaque, Sedona Arizona
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1542094230.SEQ.0.jpg

Leica Q
Forum: Leica Q / CL/ T / X Series 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 139
Views: 29,186
Posted By Doug
May snow day in...

May snow day in Arizona
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1541140502.SEQ.0.jpg

Leica Q
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 24
Views: 964
Posted By Doug
Walnut Canyon Nat'l Monument, northern...

Walnut Canyon Nat'l Monument, northern Arizona

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1540537783.SEQ.3.jpg
Leica Q
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 872
Posted By Doug
Yeah, they're twin brothers! Popsie and...

Yeah, they're twin brothers! Popsie and Teddy...
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1563523562.SEQ.1.jpg

Pentax K-1, 1.4/85mm Planar ZK
Forum: Photography General Interest 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 110
Views: 5,392
Posted By Doug
Panic buying loads of toilet paper? Weird. But...

Panic buying loads of toilet paper? Weird. But somewhere I got the idea that people intended to use the toilet paper to fashion make-shift filter-masks... If that's not it, then it's still weird...
Forum: Photography General Interest 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 1,291
Posted By Doug
I had an eye-opening revelation about this in...

I had an eye-opening revelation about this in early 2008 shortly after getting an M8. There was a lot of talk then about how that camera's modest IR sensitivity enhanced the B&W converted image. With...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 178
Views: 8,100
Posted By Doug
I like the Q a lot... But Ko.Fe., the Q outputs...

I like the Q a lot... But Ko.Fe., the Q outputs UNcompressed DNG files. I run them through Adobe DNG Converter to compress them later. And setting the framelines to 35mm still gives you a full-frame...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 32
Views: 1,987
Posted By Doug
Yes, dittos.... This needs to become a habit with...

Yes, dittos.... This needs to become a habit with any roll film camera. While the back is open and you're feeding the leader onto the takeup spool, rest your left thumb on the feed-side roll to apply...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2,534
Views: 315,368
Posted By Doug
Yes, the former toaster oven serves as a mailbox...

Yes, the former toaster oven serves as a mailbox here in the outer limits.. :)
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2,534
Views: 315,368
Posted By Doug
GUNS ARE WELCOME ON PREMISES Please keep all...

GUNS ARE WELCOME ON PREMISES
Please keep all WEAPONS holstered unless need arises. In such cases, Judicious Marksmanship is...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 104
Views: 6,656
Posted By Doug
^^ With a Lambo V-10 in the middle, I'd R8 it...

^^ With a Lambo V-10 in the middle, I'd R8 it "fast"! :D ^^
I wonder if that side body panel is removable for, say, maintenance access?
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 24
Views: 964
Posted By Doug
Remote village of Kahakuloa on the north shore of...

Remote village of Kahakuloa on the north shore of West Maui, Hawaii
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1456894510.SEQ.2.jpgLeica S2, 2.5/70mm Summarit-S
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 24
Views: 964
Posted By Doug
The mister nurses his coffee while the missus...

The mister nurses his coffee while the missus handles sales at the mall. Kahului, Maui, Hawaii.
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1455944770.SEQ.1.jpg
Leica S2, 2.5/70mm...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 24
Views: 964
Posted By Doug
Along the Yakima River canyon in Central...

Along the Yakima River canyon in Central Washington
(structure at upper right is a concrete irrigation canal going into a tunnel)

...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 24
Views: 964
Posted By Doug
Ortigia/Siracusa, Sicily Italy. Evening...

Ortigia/Siracusa, Sicily Italy. Evening stroll
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1287651834.SEQ.0.jpg

M8, 2/28mm Summicron
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 672
Posted By Doug
Lots of features; something for everyone! And...

Lots of features; something for everyone! And ~$4000 less than the S2 at introduction, never mind inflation. I'm content with 37.5Mp but would sure like the higher-ISO capability to help keep the...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2,080
Views: 310,849
Posted By Doug
^^ 1957-ish Corvette getting some attention! ^^

^^ 1957-ish Corvette getting some attention! ^^
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 39
Views: 2,458
Posted By Doug
Hmm... starting with Lynn's photo, the sandals...

Hmm... starting with Lynn's photo, the sandals now span three former British colonies!
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 39
Views: 2,458
Posted By Doug
I don't wear the high-waters, but socks with...

I don't wear the high-waters, but socks with sandals is normal for me... here in Washington! Culturally similar to B.C. I guess :D
Forum: FSU Former Soviet Union RF 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 199
Views: 9,312
Posted By Doug
I would say it's simply a matter of raising...

I would say it's simply a matter of raising awareness periodically and encouraging participation.:angel: Like Nikon RF Month and Contax Month...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 422
Views: 28,650
Posted By Doug
Just for fun, here's one with the Auto-Takumar...

Just for fun, here's one with the Auto-Takumar 35mm f/2.3 on a Pentax SV

Modern man is on the phone in the middle of the...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1,727
Views: 443,014
Posted By Doug
I'll have to look into that! Would be nice to pay...

I'll have to look into that! Would be nice to pay down the car loan... :)
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 407
Views: 39,751
Posted By Doug
When I saw a blue VW Beetle a few minutes after...

When I saw a blue VW Beetle a few minutes after seeing a red one, I couldn’t resist making them a pair.
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1371104970.SEQ.0.jpg

Pentax 67II,...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1,727
Views: 443,014
Posted By Doug
Thank you, Mike! I have four of the beasts (two...

Thank you, Mike! I have four of the beasts (two 6x7 and two 67II), long-time favorites to use. I like the way they handle. But I don't shoot film any more. The fine lenses still get occasional use on...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 798
Posted By Doug
Well, it works ok on my M-D 262 but on my M2 I...

Well, it works ok on my M-D 262 but on my M2 I can't even see the whole 35mm frames all at once, so you'd want to test that issue. Or maybe someone else has an M4 specific experience.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1,727
Views: 443,014
Posted By Doug
Customer checking her appearance in the mirror at...

Customer checking her appearance in the mirror at a craft fair in Kihei Maui
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1373178859.SEQ.1.jpg

Pentax 67II, 2.8/90mm, Fuji 800Z @EI500
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1,727
Views: 443,014
Posted By Doug
Relaxing on the steps of his store in Kihei...

Relaxing on the steps of his store in Kihei Maui
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1373436437.SEQ.0.jpg

Pentax 67II, 2.8/90mm, Fuji 800Z @EI500
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1,727
Views: 443,014
Posted By Doug
Lady in Denim at her store in Lahaina...

Lady in Denim at her store in Lahaina Maui
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1373783958.SEQ.0.jpg

Pentax 67II, 2.8/90mm, Fuji 800Z @EI500
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1,727
Views: 443,014
Posted By Doug
Lunch at the Aloha Bead Co, Paia...

Lunch at the Aloha Bead Co, Paia Maui
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1373949360.SEQ.2.jpg

Pentax 67II, 4/55mm, Fuji 800Z @EI500
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 809
Posted By Doug
I bought a new "fat" Tele-Elmarit ($196) in 1968...

I bought a new "fat" Tele-Elmarit ($196) in 1968 but have never used it a lot. That could be due to the small framelines in the M2 I got the year before, because I'm fond of 85mm on reflex cameras....
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 40
Views: 2,611
Posted By Doug
Keep going back to the first shot in this series...

Keep going back to the first shot in this series to admire the cute pink-haired dancer! (Said from a grandfatherly perspective ;))
Forum: Nikon RF 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 80
Views: 7,923
Posted By Doug
Using Firefox, Highway 61 photos show for me only...

Using Firefox, Highway 61 photos show for me only as a small broken icon while those from most other users are fine. When looking at the same thread using Apple Safari, the photos show correctly in...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2,080
Views: 310,849
Posted By Doug
You were pretty quick on the trigger with the...

You were pretty quick on the trigger with the multiple shots of the A-H, Mike! I recall as a teen I drove one off a used car lot, took it home and tried to persuade my dad we needed that car... no...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 178
Views: 8,100
Posted By Doug
Are you sure you would need a new Mac with more...

Are you sure you would need a new Mac with more RAM? I use a 6-year-old iMac (with 16Mb RAM and no fancy graphic card) and it runs fine processing 35+megapixel DNG files from Pentax K-1 (36.4Mp) and...
Forum: Jason Schneider - The Camera Collector 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 46
Views: 2,222
Posted By Doug
Welcome to RFF, Jason Schneider! I recall...

Welcome to RFF, Jason Schneider! I recall enjoying your columns in the magazines. Long history with Pentax here... The final few years of Pentax film cameras found me getting variations of them -...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 104
Views: 6,656
Posted By Doug
Amazing effect... maybe not a standard Lexus...

Amazing effect... maybe not a standard Lexus color, but a few years ago Ford offered some variations on that theme.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2,758
Views: 812,395
Posted By Doug
I had not heard of this Yashima camera, but found...

I had not heard of this Yashima camera, but found the following...
(if you look for value, check eBay sold listings or post an ad in RFF...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 388
Views: 54,316
Posted By Doug
I like that one, Michael; very dignified... the...

I like that one, Michael; very dignified... the horse too! :)
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 40
Views: 2,611
Posted By Doug
Had...

Had enough...
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1202615932.SEQ.0.jpg

Minolta CLE, 1.4/40mm Nokton SC, Fuji Neopan 400CN @EI250
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 407
Views: 39,751
Posted By Doug
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/galler...

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1435725207.SEQ.0.jpg

Leica M8, 2.8/25mm Biogon ZM
Forum: Lomography 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 1,728
Posted By Doug
Looks purty good, Huss! Was that building...

Looks purty good, Huss! Was that building previously a fire station?
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 156
Views: 99,785
Posted By Doug
Bob, which of the Precision Camera outfits did...

Bob, which of the Precision Camera outfits did you deal with... I think there are at least three with that name. I had satisfactory Konica service by the one in Connecticut...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 366
Views: 47,451
Posted By Doug
Pentax LX with Pentax 50mm f/1.2 SMCP... with a...

Pentax LX with Pentax 50mm f/1.2 SMCP... with a nice straight line at the right edge showing no distortion to my eyes. With yours above, Charles, the barrel distortion is unmistakable... odd. Wonder...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 36
Views: 3,540
Posted By Doug
^^^ Congratulations on the upcoming joyful...

^^^ Congratulations on the upcoming joyful addition to the family! Expect you'll probably share your impressions on this interesting lens too...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-23-2020
Replies: 1,173
Views: 301,737
Posted By Doug
Looks like a Honda CL175 Scrambler... I had one,...

Looks like a Honda CL175 Scrambler... I had one, let's see, 1968 I guess. :) My first "big" bike. I was actually shopping for a 90cc but on the advice of my cousin's husband I multiplied the desired...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 02-22-2020
Replies: 13
Views: 574
Posted By Doug
Many years ago I gifted my parents with a Tamron...

Many years ago I gifted my parents with a Tamron 35-80 zoom lens attached to a new Nikon FG. They hung it from a peg in the coat closet of their water-front house on Puget Sound... After a few years...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 02-22-2020
Replies: 312
Views: 79,300
Posted By Doug
Old tree gone, new tree asserting...

Old tree gone, new tree asserting itself
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1395201093.SEQ.0.jpg
Leica M240, 1.4/35mm Nokton SC... This Nokton 35mm is fitted with UV/IR Cut...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 02-22-2020
Replies: 312
Views: 79,300
Posted By Doug
Drizzles https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgalle...

Drizzles
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1311560176.SEQ.0.jpg

Leica M8, 1.4/35mm Nokton SC, note a bit of barrel distortion here.
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 02-22-2020
Replies: 312
Views: 79,300
Posted By Doug
Cracked...

Cracked up...
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1311560173.SEQ.0.jpg

Leica M8, 1.4/35mm Nokton SC
Forum: Photography General Interest 02-22-2020
Replies: 12
Views: 831
Posted By Doug
I've got a stash of these aluminum film...

I've got a stash of these aluminum film containers. Most of the Kodak cans are plain unpainted aluminum with painted color-coded tops. Agfa cans are a bit different but all are plain aluminum.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-22-2020
Replies: 1,173
Views: 301,737
Posted By Doug
Thruxton...

Thruxton 900
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1582418287.SEQ.0.jpgLeica M-D 262, 35 v.1 Summicron
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 02-22-2020
Replies: 41
Views: 8,860
Posted By Doug
Halloween decor, Central...

Halloween decor, Central Washington
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1435725207.SEQ.1.jpgM8, 25 Biogon
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 02-22-2020
Replies: 41
Views: 8,860
Posted By Doug
Legion Hall...

Legion Hall sundown
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1394266387.SEQ.1.jpgM240, 28 Biogon... This Zeiss 25mm is fitted with UV/IR Cut filter changing reddish corners to pale...
Forum: Konica RF / Zeiss Ikon ZM Leica Mount Rangefinders 02-22-2020
Replies: 41
Views: 8,860
Posted By Doug
East side of Kaua’i,...

East side of Kaua’i, Hawaii
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1435553086.SEQ.1.jpgM8, 25 Biogon
Forum: 120 / 220 film RF's 02-20-2020
Replies: 8
Views: 636
Posted By Doug
I have been "cleaning up" those notations in the...

I have been "cleaning up" those notations in the interests of readability, but it would be very nice if you can avoid them! :) Thanks for your useful suggestion, Godfrey!
Forum: Point-N-Shoot 35mm Cameras 02-19-2020
Replies: 143
Views: 14,375
Posted By Doug
To me, a "pocket camera" has to be small in order...

To me, a "pocket camera" has to be small in order to fit in a pocket. But I generally don't like the idea of a camera sharing pocket space with lint, keys, coins, etc. This one lives in a belt pouch...
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 02-19-2020
Replies: 17
Views: 906
Posted By Doug
My M-D 262 is my daily choice, also the ideal...

My M-D 262 is my daily choice, also the ideal choice for road trips this past year.
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 02-18-2020
Replies: 77
Views: 2,609
Posted By Doug
Favorite dSLR 12Mp or less? Pentax K100D, 6Mp CCD...

Favorite dSLR 12Mp or less? Pentax K100D, 6Mp CCD sensor, here with Pentax 24mm f/2.0 SMCP-FA* AL IF

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1379739869.SEQ.1.jpg
Above Keauhou on...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 02-17-2020
Replies: 1,352
Views: 401,041
Posted By Doug
Some very nice photos above... maybe I'll join...

Some very nice photos above... maybe I'll join in.

BBT: Big Brown Truck; Leica, 21mm f/3.4
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1493436503.SEQ.3.jpg
Forum: Leica M9 / ME 02-17-2020
Replies: 62
Views: 5,471
Posted By Doug
This is considerably overstating the focus shift...

This is considerably overstating the focus shift effect; perhaps you have not used this lens yourself. Mine was originally set to perfect focus at f/2.8, and did show some front-focus wide open and a...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 02-17-2020
Replies: 56
Views: 3,241
Posted By Doug
Meadow https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery...

Meadow
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1509687786.SEQ.0.jpg

Pentax K-1, 2.0/40mm Ultron @ ~f/5
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 02-17-2020
Replies: 56
Views: 3,241
Posted By Doug
Big...

Big Grin?

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1366442363.SEQ.1.jpg

Pentax ME Super, 2.0/40mm Ultron SL, Fuji [email protected]
Forum: Travel 02-17-2020
Replies: 226
Views: 9,896
Posted By Doug
I don't recall that this question has arisen......

I don't recall that this question has arisen... How do you communicate with local people there, and any officialdom you encounter? Shared Russian influence?

And you must know where your next fuel...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-16-2020
Replies: 2,080
Views: 310,849
Posted By Doug
Yes, Mike's Chevelle appears to be a 1971 model...

Yes, Mike's Chevelle appears to be a 1971 model (note grille shape, single headlights, dual turn signal), in really nice condition too!
An apartment neighbor of mine had an earlier one in the late...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 02-15-2020
Replies: 844
Views: 335,171
Posted By Doug
Nice photos! Spacious place but nary a soul to be...

Nice photos! Spacious place but nary a soul to be seen...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-13-2020
Replies: 104
Views: 6,656
Posted By Doug
BMW...

BMW Z-4
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1581150669.SEQ.0.jpg

Leica M-D 262, 35mm Summicron v.1
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-13-2020
Replies: 7,553
Views: 3,884,114
Posted By Doug
I have this lens in both Pentax K-mount and Leica...

I have this lens in both Pentax K-mount and Leica thread mount, a favorite for its pleasant rendering. It has 7 elements in 6 groups arranged similarly to Pentax 50mm lenses; half-stops to f/16 with...
Forum: Rangefinder Photography Discussion 02-12-2020
Replies: 53
Views: 2,091
Posted By Doug
The Bronica RF645 is one of my all-time favorite...

The Bronica RF645 is one of my all-time favorite cameras, very nice to use. The earliest models included viewfinder framelines for a 135mm lens. It mostly worked fine though it turned out that some...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 02-11-2020
Replies: 7,553
Views: 3,884,114
Posted By Doug
Lovely results!

Lovely results!
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 02-11-2020
Replies: 12
Views: 578
Posted By Doug
Yes, but not recently... In a Spotmatic ES I shot...

Yes, but not recently... In a Spotmatic ES I shot some Kodak Eastman Color Negative 5247 ECN exposed at EI = 80 (this is repackaged movie film with sooty black masking that comes out in processing)....
Forum: Photography General Interest 02-10-2020
Replies: 5,735
Views: 519,044
Posted By Doug
Tankers https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgaller...

Tankers
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1580713371.SEQ.0.jpg

Leica M-D 262 3.5/50mm Heliar
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-09-2020
Replies: 2,080
Views: 310,849
Posted By Doug
Hah! I hadn't noticed that detail until you...

Hah! I hadn't noticed that detail until you pointed it out! Another detail... it appears to have been lowered a bit. And since these earlier Corvairs had rear swing-axle (which Nader criticized),...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 02-09-2020
Replies: 1,727
Views: 443,014
Posted By Doug
No, I believe that's the only function of the...

No, I believe that's the only function of the chain. Congrats on your "new" 6x7, it's a handful and a darn fine camera!
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-09-2020
Replies: 2,080
Views: 310,849
Posted By Doug
That Corvair is a beut, Mike! The owner is...

That Corvair is a beut, Mike! The owner is clearly dedicated to its preservation. That one would be 1964 or earlier. Considerable change for the 1965-69 model... I restored a 1965 Corsa turbo and...
Forum: Leica M10, 240 family, M-P, M60 02-08-2020
Replies: 147
Views: 8,772
Posted By Doug
Various SD cards can affect the wake/start time,...

Various SD cards can affect the wake/start time, possibly a reason for different experiences...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-07-2020
Replies: 2,080
Views: 310,849
Posted By Doug
1955...

1955 Mercury
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1581150671.SEQ.3.jpg

Leica M-D 262, 35mm Summicron v.1
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 02-07-2020
Replies: 27
Views: 840
Posted By Doug
I've only had one film M camera, an M2, for 50+...

I've only had one film M camera, an M2, for 50+ years, but the last use was 10 years ago, March 3 2010 with a goggled 2.8/35mm Summaron and Fuji NPZ800 film doing some street photos. Most recent...
Forum: Fuji Digital General Discussion 02-06-2020
Replies: 56
Views: 2,074
Posted By Doug
"A zooming viewfinder provides an appropriate...

"A zooming viewfinder provides an appropriate view for the installed lens."
"• Larger, brighter viewfinder than the G1 which presents parallax correction more clearly
• Real-image type viewfinder;...
Forum: Fuji Digital General Discussion 02-05-2020
Replies: 56
Views: 2,074
Posted By Doug
Good explanation. Indeed, and it seems to me...

Good explanation.



Indeed, and it seems to me that it's always the fixed-lens RFs that offer the variable frameline feature. For instance my Fuji GS645S does have it.
Forum: Repair / Camera Care 02-05-2020
Replies: 6
Views: 543
Posted By Doug
I have two Pentax 645NII but have not encountered...

I have two Pentax 645NII but have not encountered that problem. Is yours the original 645, the 645N or the 645NII, as the systems are somewhat different.
Forum: Leica M8 / M8.2 / Ricoh GXR 02-05-2020
Replies: 59
Views: 3,660
Posted By Doug
Welcome back, Mike, to RFF and the M8.2! I'm very...

Welcome back, Mike, to RFF and the M8.2! I'm very fond of my M8 which has had two of the three 8.2 upgrades installed; shutter and framelines. There's just something attractive about it, despite the...
Forum: 120 film RF Folders 02-05-2020
Replies: 1,217
Views: 437,417
Posted By Doug
^^ That photo is just magical!

^^ That photo is just magical!
Forum: Voigtlander Bessa Leica Mount Cameras 02-04-2020
Replies: 276
Views: 89,990
Posted By Doug
^^ Indeed, and unique viewfinder at that! I have...

^^ Indeed, and unique viewfinder at that! I have the same rig...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 02-04-2020
Replies: 1,659
Views: 99,752
Posted By Doug
Surely, "That's what more means!" - Said by...

Surely, "That's what more means!"
- Said by Robbie the teenager in the Dinosaur family TV series referring to eating the last breeding pair of Grap-Delights :angel:
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 02-03-2020
Replies: 445
Views: 186,378
Posted By Doug
2.5/50mm Skopar on Leica M2, Ilford...

2.5/50mm Skopar on Leica M2, Ilford Pan-F

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1201338022.SEQ.0.jpg
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 02-03-2020
Replies: 445
Views: 186,378
Posted By Doug
2.5/50mm Skopar on Hexar...

2.5/50mm Skopar on Hexar RF
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1312699977.SEQ.0.jpg
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 02-03-2020
Replies: 445
Views: 186,378
Posted By Doug
2.5/50mm Skopar on Hexar...

2.5/50mm Skopar on Hexar RF
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1312699981.SEQ.0.jpg
Forum: Leica Screw Mount / LTM Cameras 02-03-2020
Replies: 21
Views: 6,010
Posted By Doug
Looks like nickel to me... typically a 'warmer'...

Looks like nickel to me... typically a 'warmer' color than the silvery chrome finish.
Forum: Leica General Discussion / News / Rumors 02-03-2020
Replies: 57
Views: 2,795
Posted By Doug
^^ So does the CLE... I find it not hard to get...

^^ So does the CLE... I find it not hard to get accustomed to that. :)
Forum: Travel 02-01-2020
Replies: 101
Views: 937
Posted By Doug
Oh, what fun! The old racing car enthusiast's...

Oh, what fun! The old racing car enthusiast's fond nostalgia. Lovely photos, Larry!
Forum: Leica M -- Leica CL / Minolta CLE - Film 02-01-2020
Replies: 9
Views: 960
Posted By Doug
I have the CLE Rokkor 40mm and it works/fits...

I have the CLE Rokkor 40mm and it works/fits perfectly on my Leica bodies.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 02-01-2020
Replies: 1,347
Views: 200,355
Posted By Doug
Pine in the sundown...

Pine in the sundown smoke
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1580543281.SEQ.2.jpg
Leica M-D 262, 3.5/50mm Heliar
Forum: Help / Feedback forum 01-31-2020
Replies: 14
Views: 8,168
Posted By Doug
Could you suggest a list to add, Lynn? I have to...

Could you suggest a list to add, Lynn? I have to admit I'm not an instant film fan but do acknowledge it has a place! In the distant past I have favored Type 55 P/N for including a printable...
Forum: Help / Feedback forum 01-31-2020
Replies: 14
Views: 8,168
Posted By Doug
Mike, thanks for the suggestion. CMS 20 was...

Mike, thanks for the suggestion. CMS 20 was already on the list, not sure if CMS 20 II is materially different to need a separate listing? Did add these:

Adox Silvermax 100 Black and White Film
Adox...
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 01-30-2020
Replies: 109
Views: 3,581
Posted By Doug
Objectively (heh heh) the APO 50mm is surely the...

Objectively (heh heh) the APO 50mm is surely the "best". It's the one I choose.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-30-2020
Replies: 61
Views: 3,523
Posted By Doug
Replacing cracked windshield in Porsche 718...

Replacing cracked windshield in Porsche 718 Cayman
Leica M-D 262, 3.5/50mm Heliar...
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 01-29-2020
Replies: 366
Views: 47,451
Posted By Doug
^^ I think it's a ZX-M

^^ I think it's a ZX-M
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 01-29-2020
Replies: 77
Views: 2,609
Posted By Doug
I donated my Pentax K100 (6Mp) to the local high...

I donated my Pentax K100 (6Mp) to the local high school photo program. Hope it's getting good use there!
Forum: Image Processing: Darkroom / Lightroom / Film 01-28-2020
Replies: 26
Views: 2,345
Posted By Doug
I have used the GUI version of ExifTool on Mac...

I have used the GUI version of ExifTool on Mac for some years, satisfactorily. It does do batch mode. Once the EXIF data is edited in the DNG/RAW files, then the editing program (LR for me) reads...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-24-2020
Replies: 60
Views: 2,104
Posted By Doug
Snoozing in Princeville, Kauai,...

Snoozing in Princeville, Kauai, Hawaii
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1550384219.SEQ.0.jpg

Pentax K-1, 1.4/58mm Nokton
Forum: Help / Feedback forum 01-22-2020
Replies: 127
Views: 33,654
Posted By Doug
Added "Light Lens Lab 35mm f/2 (replica)" The...

Added "Light Lens Lab 35mm f/2 (replica)"
The Chinese attempt at replicating the Leica v.1 8-element Summicron 35mm lens.
This has drawn a lot of interest on RFF, check out this discussion...
Forum: 120 / 220 film RF's 01-22-2020
Replies: 6
Views: 541
Posted By Doug
Correct, except... Many, perhaps most, of the...

Correct, except... Many, perhaps most, of the original 00 bodies were sent in on a call-back program for frameline change, and the 135 lenses were recalled and exchanged for new 100mm lenses. As a...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-22-2020
Replies: 2,534
Views: 315,368
Posted By Doug
In the...

In the ditch...
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1579721871.SEQ.0.jpg
Leica M-D 262, 3.5/50mm Heliar
Forum: Photo Software 01-20-2020
Replies: 7
Views: 574
Posted By Doug
https://zenfolio.com/

https://zenfolio.com/
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 01-19-2020
Replies: 8
Views: 610
Posted By Doug
Interesting... and large! Here's Cosina's...

Interesting... and large! Here's Cosina's commentary, Google translation:


Koshina Co., Ltd. will launch the Voigtlender interchangeable lens "NOKTON 21mm F1.4 Aspherical VM" in February. The...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-19-2020
Replies: 452
Views: 70,534
Posted By Doug
^^ Looks like the current Mercedes C-Class...

^^ Looks like the current Mercedes C-Class sedan... That grille configuration was (3-4 years ago) specific to the AMG performance upgrade.
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 01-19-2020
Replies: 60
Views: 2,410
Posted By Doug
I'm sure you know there's a huge number of...

I'm sure you know there's a huge number of well-performing 50mm lenses to fit Leica M3. So, your thought about a time-relevant choice sounds appropriate. Summicron? Summilux? Elmar?
Forum: Photo Books / Mags / Articles / Blogs 01-18-2020
Replies: 7
Views: 951
Posted By Doug
Interesting account, thanks!

Interesting account, thanks!
Forum: Nikon Mirrorless 01-17-2020
Replies: 83
Views: 3,023
Posted By Doug
Pentax offered an adapter to use the P67 lenses...

Pentax offered an adapter to use the P67 lenses on Pentax K-mount bodies, so that would be a good start. Then find an adapter for K-mount lenses to the Nikon Z and you're home. As to the benefit, I...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-17-2020
Replies: 2,080
Views: 310,849
Posted By Doug
It's a...

It's a Ford!
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1579314484.SEQ.2.jpgLeica M-D 262, 3.5/50mm Heliar
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 01-16-2020
Replies: 165
Views: 80,819
Posted By Doug
Not many of either made in Nikon S-mount I think,...

Not many of either made in Nikon S-mount I think, might be a little hard to find. I have both in Leica thread mount. The Skopar got off to a bad start, as someone spread the word that it was "soft",...
Forum: Nikon Mirrorless 01-16-2020
Replies: 83
Views: 3,023
Posted By Doug
Yes, IBIS is a serious consideration especially...

Yes, IBIS is a serious consideration especially as we get older and somewhat less steady. This is something I appreciate about my Leica Q and the Pentax K1... and it does make a difference.
Forum: Help / Feedback forum 01-16-2020
Replies: 14
Views: 8,168
Posted By Doug
Lynn, thanks for the suggestion... Ferrania P30...

Lynn, thanks for the suggestion... Ferrania P30 is now on the list.

The packaging for Ferrania P30 seems a bit odd... the notation on the box is: "ASA 80".
This old designation is "American...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-15-2020
Replies: 2,080
Views: 310,849
Posted By Doug
Ford GT40... Is this Sunoco...

Ford GT40... Is this Sunoco livery?
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1452138920.SEQ.1.jpgLeica M240, 35mm Summilux ASPH
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-15-2020
Replies: 2,080
Views: 310,849
Posted By Doug
Weaponized...

Weaponized Aston-Martin
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1452138920.SEQ.0.jpg

Leica M240, 35mm Summilux ASPH
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-15-2020
Replies: 2,534
Views: 315,368
Posted By Doug
A nearly complete and well-preserved Mammoth...

A nearly complete and well-preserved Mammoth skeleton was discovered here on the edge of Wenas Valley just north of Yakima...
Forum: Help / Feedback forum 01-13-2020
Replies: 127
Views: 33,654
Posted By Doug
Hi Lynn-- Added the Topcon 58mm / F 1,4 RE....

Hi Lynn-- Added the Topcon 58mm / F 1,4 RE. Auto-Topcor with Topcon mount
And also the two Voigtlander lenses with similar name: Voigtlander 58mm / F 1,4 Auto-Topcor with Pentax M42 and Nikon mounts...
Forum: Photography General Interest 01-13-2020
Replies: 7
Views: 592
Posted By Doug
I leave front/rear caps and/or filter in place...

I leave front/rear caps and/or filter in place when the lens is not in use. Just avoid leaving the lens in a leather case, which retains humidity and may promote fungus growth. Oddly, my older Pentax...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 01-13-2020
Replies: 14
Views: 510
Posted By Doug
None of my Kindermann lids leak either. All are...

None of my Kindermann lids leak either. All are the first variety mentioned above.
With the 4-reel tank, when timing is critical I generally have started with developer already in the tank, then in...
Forum: Film / Developing / Chemistry 01-13-2020
Replies: 14
Views: 510
Posted By Doug
All my stainless tanks are Kindermann, all the...

All my stainless tanks are Kindermann, all the main lids are black, and all the smaller "pour" lids are also black. I think these all date from the late 1960s through the 1980s. Tanks are 1, 2, and 4...
Forum: Voigtlander Lenses and Images 01-13-2020
Replies: 165
Views: 80,819
Posted By Doug
Well, I have both the 50/2 Heliars and I've...

Well, I have both the 50/2 Heliars and I've counted the aperture blades several times and keep coming up with the number 11 for both. :cool:
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-13-2020
Replies: 2,080
Views: 310,849
Posted By Doug
second post up ^^ Lovely white Alfa Giulia......

second post up ^^ Lovely white Alfa Giulia... Always wanted one but it never happened.

That curved intersection with Penny's Diner to the right has been very productive for you, Mike!
Forum: Analog DarkRoom / Printing 01-13-2020
Replies: 19
Views: 717
Posted By Doug
You can use a paper cutter to take some off the...

You can use a paper cutter to take some off the long side to narrow the paper to the proportions you prefer. Then use that slice of paper, maybe cut further, as test strips as you prepare to print an...
Forum: Leica M Film Cameras 01-12-2020
Replies: 4,695
Views: 1,329,049
Posted By Doug
^^ That guy does not look friendly, Ray!

^^ That guy does not look friendly, Ray!
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-12-2020
Replies: 736
Views: 93,594
Posted By Doug
Blowing bubbles... Poipu, Kauai,...

Blowing bubbles...
Poipu, Kauai, Hawaii
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1549598336.SEQ.0.jpgPentax K-1, 1.4/58mm Nokton SC
Forum: Help / Feedback forum 01-11-2020
Replies: 203
Views: 65,186
Posted By Doug
The RFF Gallery is indeed a fine place to host...

The RFF Gallery is indeed a fine place to host images though they be limited in number. And if you remove the source image from the Gallery the image then disappears from the thread where it was...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-11-2020
Replies: 736
Views: 93,594
Posted By Doug
Thanks Mike... Just a little spray was...

Thanks Mike... Just a little spray was unavoidable. Had I moved a few meters along the Malecon beyond the young woman I could have been drenched and maybe gotten an interesting photo!
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-11-2020
Replies: 736
Views: 93,594
Posted By Doug
Havana https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery...

Havana
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1500525207.SEQ.2.jpgLeica M-D 262, 28mm Summicron
Forum: Leica M Lenses and Images 01-11-2020
Replies: 8
Views: 405
Posted By Doug
Fingernail polish in black and in white work very...

Fingernail polish in black and in white work very well on the coded adapters.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-10-2020
Replies: 452
Views: 70,534
Posted By Doug
In the...

In the sun...
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1578697739.SEQ.3.jpgLeica M-D 262, 3.5/50mm Heliar
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-09-2020
Replies: 204
Views: 23,000
Posted By Doug
Cienfuegos,...

Cienfuegos, Cuba
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1497124403.SEQ.2.jpgLeica M-D 262, 28mm Summicron
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 01-08-2020
Replies: 162
Views: 11,080
Posted By Doug
Favorite Main Street redhead...

Favorite Main Street redhead mannikin
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1375935547.SEQ.0.jpg

Pentax MX, 1.4/50mm SMCP, Kodak BW400CN @EI250
Forum: SLRs - the unRF 01-08-2020
Replies: 162
Views: 11,080
Posted By Doug
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/galler...

https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1375935547.SEQ.1.jpg

Pentax MX, 1.4/50mm SMCP, Kodak BW400CN @EI250
Forum: Photography General Interest 01-06-2020
Replies: 5,735
Views: 519,044
Posted By Doug
"Plant one!" Nifty and unusual...

"Plant one!" Nifty and unusual portrait...
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-06-2020
Replies: 1,425
Views: 348,941
Posted By Doug
^^ I like your western shoot-out story! :) And I...

^^ I like your western shoot-out story! :) And I admire that guy's dedication to the craft.
Forum: W/NW Words no Words. 01-06-2020
Replies: 1,035
Views: 197,423
Posted By Doug
Burlington Northern and Santa Fe along the Yakima...

Burlington Northern and Santa Fe along the Yakima River just east of the town of Cle Elum in Central Washington.
https://www.rangefinderforum.com/rffgallery/gallery/77/U77I1578296990.SEQ.3.jpg

Leica...
Showing results 1 to 199 of 1000

 


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 00:19.


vBulletin skin developed by: eXtremepixels
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

All content on this site is Copyright Protected and owned by its respective owner. You may link to content on this site but you may not reproduce any of it in whole or part without written consent from its owner.