darkdirtydwarf

darkdirtydwarf

Lives in Germany Germany
Works as a Product Manager
Joined on Nov 25, 2010
About me:

I work in the in-vitro diagnostic field and have a passion for photography. I started with a Nikon Coolpix 3500 several years ago. Since then I've never stopped upgrading equipment and trying to learn how to achieve the perfect frame.

I wish I had more time to upload my pictures, but my newborn son and my job occupy the most of my time. I'm happy enough to have the time to look at the pictures of other users and get inspired.

Despite the fact that we are living in the digital era, I have a passion for old Minolta manual lenses. I believe they bring back the magic of the film era, as they require patience for every shot, compared to the machine gun approach we often end up using with modern fully automated DSLRs.

In a particularly intense GAS seizure, I bough some old film SLRs and Range Finders. These cameras are a pleasure to use, once you CLAed them.

Once in a while I work as freelance photographer for www.airbnb.com
This give me the chance to meet nice new people and refine my photographic skills.

Some equipment bragging (feel free to ask me questions if you intend to buy/use the following):

Digital Cameras:

Sony A7
Sony NEX-5N
Sony NEX-5 converted to full spectrum

Analog SLR Cameras:

Minolta srT 303
Minolta srT 101
Minolta XD7
Minolta X700
Minolta X500
Minolta XG-M
Minolta XG9
Minolta Weathermatic 35DL
Konica Minolta FS-1
Konica T3N
... and few more!

Analog Range Finder Cameras:

Minolta Hi-Matic 7SII
Minolta Hi-Matic 9
Minolta Hi-Matic E
Minolta Hi-Matic G
Minolta Hi-Matic AF2M
Revue 400 SE
Olympus Trip 35
Konica C35
... and few more!

Lenses:

A-Mount

Sigma DC HSM 8-16mm F/4.5-5.6
Tokina 20-35mm f3.5-4.5
Sony DT 35mm f/1.8 SAM
Minolta AF Zoom 28-85mm F/3.5-4.5
Minolta AF Zoom 28-135mm F/4-4.5
Minolta AF Macro 100mm F/2.8
Minolta AF Lens135mm 1:2.8
Minolta AF Zoom70-210mm F/4
Minolta AF Zoom APO 100-400mm F/4.5-6.7

E-Mount

Sony SEL16F28 16mm F/2.8 Wide Angle Lens
Sony SEL20F28 20mm F/2.8 Wide Angle Lens
Sony FE35F28ZA 35mm F/2.8
Sony VCL-ECF1 Fisheye Converter
Sony VCL-ECU1 Ultra Wide Angle Converter
Sony SEL18200 18-200mm F/3.5-6.3

MD/MC-Mount

Minolta MD W.Rokkor 24mm F/2.8
Minolta MC W.Rokkor 28mm F/2
Minolta MD Rokkor 50mm F/1.4
Minolta MC Rokkor-PF 58mm F/1.4
Minolta MC Rokkor 58 mm F/1.2
Minolta MC Rokkor 85mm F/1.7
Minolta MC Tele Rokkor 100mm F/2.5
... and few more!

AR-Mount

Hexanon 40mm F/1.8
Hexanon 57mm F/1.2
... and few more!

darkdirtydwarf's wish list

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Sony Alpha a6000

darkdirtydwarf's previous gear

Sony DT 50mm F1.8 SAM
Sony DT 30mm F2.8 Macro SAM