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Mar 31, 2017 13:54 as a reply to  @ post 18315896 |  #3886

I would love to get there eventually. I don't have the funds for a noctilux and a nice M body yet. Three kids, daycare and such taps the accounts. I had to go with the canon. I will own a noctilux one day.


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Mar 31, 2017 14:05 |  #3887

mcluckie wrote in post #18314429 (external link)
Does environmental count?

Nice work on both images - I think the second one is especially great!


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Mar 31, 2017 15:16 |  #3888

mksurfer wrote in post #18315699 (external link)
All of your gallery photos have exif data......
It's really easy to make a generic statement regarding missed focus. I was merely stating that all of the photos in your gallery reflect that you use a much narrower aperture with greater depth of field that makes your pictures more in focus. My target was her right eye and I think the focus is acceptable for 0.95. But to each there own. You might try being a bit more positive and then add some constructive criticism instead of ripping me up in one of my first posts here. Thats not very inviting for newcomers.

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Ripping you up?

My saying 'you missed focus a little on this one' is ripping you up?

Hmm........well, moving along...


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Mar 31, 2017 17:20 as a reply to  @ saea501's post |  #3889

;-)a Have a great weekend!


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Mar 31, 2017 17:34 |  #3890

anankyu wrote in post #18315928 (external link)
Nice work on both images - I think the second one is especially great!

Thank you. I shot 4 or 5 right there, and although its not maybe the sharpest of the bunch, I like the expression a lot.


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Mar 31, 2017 20:34 |  #3891

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It is fickle. I have found that it's a touch of luck sometimes honestly. With the Sony A7Rii I can use the focus assist to try and dial in the focus more accurately. The main problem is @ 0.95 any type of sway or body movement from the photographer or the subject may cause the capture to be either soft or oof. It is really frustrating but so rewarding when you do nail it completely. With a model that is cooperative its one thing, but a child or random street shot, you kinda have to take what you can get. I just can't stop it down. It's almost an addiction. My best results have been from shooting multiple exposures and really focusing on my body movement and breathing when I press the shutter. There is a shot of my setup.
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That is a really awesome. What a beautiful lens.


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Apr 01, 2017 16:11 |  #3896

airfrogusmc wrote in post #18316836 (external link)
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Well I suffer from Leica-lust maybe only one nano-second in an average year. But there is something very special about the M Monochrom. The most memorable photographs for me are all monochrome. Colour so often ends up being a distraction. And this camera does B&W really rather well.

Oh ... nice shot, btw.


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Apr 01, 2017 16:13 |  #3897

Yes I agree. I had never warmed up to digital B&W until the MM. The files are insanely good. There is just so much info in them especially in the mid and low tones (toe).

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