Dirk67

Dirk67

Lives in United States United States
Joined on Mar 31, 2010

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  • I am a passionate street photographer. But this winter I decided to focus on one abandoned bicycle and follow it throughout the winter period to visualize the impact of snow in one spot. While I am ...
  • Replied in Winter Cycle
    Thanks Vetteran. Thanks John. I think you are right about the colors. They are very specific to Boston. Or at least new England. You look at the tones and you know that it can't be NY, SF, or LA. I ...
  • Created discussions Winter Cycle
    During our record breaking snowfalls in Boston I captured the 'life' of an abandoned bicycle on the street. I went there before and after every snowstorm and took photos from a similar angle. My ...
  • Thank you. So far I have never approached a magazine with my work. Wouldn't even know to whom I need to send it. :-) D!RK
  • Hi Daedalus. Yes, that is mainly the lens. The combination of very shallow depth of field and very sharp focus in the right spot creates a beautiful 3D effect. There are other lenses that do that ...
  • Hi Daedalus. I guess it is the camera/lens combination. I do some minor tweaks but not much in Lightroom. Overall the Leica M240 creates warmer images compared to the M9. Still I often change the ...
  • One thing that I like about Leica is that they don't replace the models every year. It doesn't create a graving for getting the new model. When they launch the cameras they are usually well ...
  • Thanks for the compliment. On most of the images it doesn't look like that a lot of snow if falling down. Most of the time it was not a ton at once but more a steady, not ending stream of small ...
  • During and between the Boston snow blizzards I used my M240 with a 50mm Summilux and a 21mm 2.8 Biogon to capture some street photography. Overall I enjoyed using the camera in cold, snowy ...
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