Joined on May 22, 2012

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  • Replied in Wiener jugend
    Makes me want to use my camera as a doorstop! Best, Steve
  • Working in an Archeological site would be a fantastic experience.  It looks like they are mapping the compositions of the layers. Best, Steve
  • Fascinating! It would be interesting to interview them and document their experiences. Best, Steve
  • I have one of those but haven't paid much attention to it.  I'm going to dust it off and try it on the M240 after reading your post. Best, Steve
  • Nice shots, John.  I like the second one quite a bit, although I might recommend placing a pretty lady in it. Best, Steve
  • Replied in Ottawa.
    Thanks, JD!  I can't see which one you chose, was it the underpass?  The canal shot is a bit of standard, post card shot, but it shows what the lens can do. Best, Steve
  • Replied in Ottawa.
    I've been to Ottawa in winter.  The canal freezes over (people skate on it) and its quite cold.  Sales of snow shovels, salt, sand, and footwear preservative are brisk in Canada during winter. Best, ...
  • Replied in Ottawa.
    Thanks, John. The lens is quite flare resistant. I need to get a hood for it. It's a good little lens. All the summarits are bargains (relatively). And thanks too for your kind words about my ...
  • Created discussions Ottawa.
    Was there for work last week.  Here's a couple at the Canal.  These were taken with a new 50mm summarit 2.5.  Nice little lens, although the focusing is a little stiff compared to my 25 year old ...
  • Replied in Tale of Woe"
    "F*ckers.  Missed shipping deadlines are extremely frustrating.  Enjoy the beers and dogs. Best, Steve
  • HBR:
    Watch pawn stars all the time. I wouldn't sell them my spit. Camera Stores, Pawn shops try to buy for 1/3 of what they can sell it for. If you sell to them, the cost of the store,...

  • Never trade in our sell used gear to a dealer.

  • Hello HowaboutRAW. I believe the M9 cost around $7000.00 when they were released (although I haven't looked it up). If you sell it now, it will go for around $4000-$4500 used in good condition. ...

  • Awesome!

  • Dang! Can't try it until I get home from work tonight. Anyone tried it? Best, Steve
  • Indeed, that last "update" seemed to deal with some kind of internal component change as a result of a modification of the manufacturing process.  The update before did a good job (in my opinion) ...
  • This is a very good forum.  People of all talent levels and interests post here.   The other Leica forums are also good, but sometimes they can be a little less personable than this forum, and a ...
  • Read the following out in a whiney voice: "But I want it NOW!  Whaaaa!" Lol and best, Steve
  • Same thing happened to me. Best, Steve
  • That's awesome.  The line between cellphones and cameras is getting blurrier every day. Best, Steve
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