mgatov

mgatov

Lives in United States Gresham, OR, United States
Works as a Engineer
Joined on Nov 20, 2003

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On Nikon 1 V3: a quick summary article (580 comments in total)

And folks were kvetching about the price of the Sony RX-10...

Direct link | Posted on Mar 14, 2014 at 03:25 UTC as 56th comment

There is a god in heaven and the universe is balanced again. Now all Hasselblad needs to do is put Luca Alexandrini into the unemployment line and they can put this episode of 'suckery' behind them.

Direct link | Posted on Jan 21, 2014 at 20:23 UTC as 44th comment
On French newspaper publishes issue with no photos news story (208 comments in total)

The reality is that with the proliferation of cell phone cameras, there is always someone on the scene to take a picture... whether it is a natural disaster or an accident, or even a war. As long as there are people present, there will be pictures available.

Direct link | Posted on Nov 19, 2013 at 00:42 UTC as 54th comment | 9 replies
On Another Hasselblad Rebadge or Photoshopped Hoax? news story (187 comments in total)

I'm sure it will appeal to someone's 'Inner Fop.'

Direct link | Posted on Oct 17, 2013 at 19:22 UTC as 130th comment

Size is an issue that impacts other concerns. I accept the smaller screen size because I want a smaller phone to carry around. Until someone comes out with a holographic or foldable display, we make our choices and live with the constraints. First and foremost... I want a phone... small, high quality, seamlessly integrated and rock solid. The iPhone 5s gives me all of that. The camera works well enough for me. If I need more, I'll carry the RX100 around. It was a good review and told me what I needed to know. Thank you.

Direct link | Posted on Oct 3, 2013 at 19:53 UTC as 46th comment
On Sony A3000 preview (678 comments in total)

This is a 'poor man's Hasselblad Lunar." It is an ergonomic shell wrapped around an NEX.

Direct link | Posted on Aug 27, 2013 at 16:20 UTC as 128th comment

I am so embarrassed for them.

Direct link | Posted on Jul 28, 2013 at 01:25 UTC as 18th comment
On Pentax Q7 added to our studio comparison database news story (118 comments in total)
In reply to:

RichRMA: "Out of fashion?" Oh dear! What will my fashionista friends think??!!

If you are worried about your fashionista friends, get a Hasselblad Lunar or the Leica G-Star Raw... they will help you contact your inner fop.

Direct link | Posted on Jul 11, 2013 at 03:48 UTC
On Pentax Q7 added to our studio comparison database news story (118 comments in total)

You can pick up a new Pentax Q with an 01 lens on ebay for around $225. At that price, it makes a very fun camera. If you are willing to do some PP, the results are very pleasing.

I must admit that the images from the Q7 are somewhat disappointing. I have a lot of fun using the older Q. If I don't pixel-peep, I'm happy with the results.... far happier than I was with the smearing on the newer Sony compacts.

Direct link | Posted on Jul 11, 2013 at 03:43 UTC as 45th comment
On Leica announces $1300 special edition 'G-Star RAW' D-Lux 6 news story (266 comments in total)

I never realized how big the customer base of wealthy fops must be.

Direct link | Posted on Jun 20, 2013 at 01:47 UTC as 120th comment

Nikon or Canon = tools
Leica or Alpa = objects

Though to be fair, this would apply to the Hermes editions or commemorative issues.

Direct link | Posted on Jan 18, 2013 at 21:53 UTC as 80th comment | 2 replies
On New image viewing options for forums news story (163 comments in total)

Thank you very much! I really appreciate all the effort you have put into making this a fantastic site!

Direct link | Posted on Jan 6, 2013 at 18:22 UTC as 17th comment

This is no different than the fops who buy Hermes edition Leicas.

Direct link | Posted on Sep 18, 2012 at 16:48 UTC as 336th comment
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