walter marshall

Lives in United Kingdom Lancaster UK, United Kingdom
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Joined on Oct 16, 2009
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  • Thanks Thom, last week I bought an NX1000 with the 20-50 and the 16mm all for £120, I’m very impressed with the results considering I have a Leica M9, today I bought from Amazon the 20mm f2.8, and ...
  • Created discussion thread Samsung NX1000
    Last week I bought a used NX1000 with the 20-50 and the 16mm(all white)for £120 from my local camera shop, I have to say that I am knocked out with the results, considering my other camera I am ...
  • When I first got mine new I was in a cafe standing up, talking to a friend my M9 over my shoulder a woman sat on the next table said that's an old camera she said did you buy it off Ebay, I ...
  • Created discussion thread M9 interesting experience.
    About a week ago I was in a local pub I go into all the time, I had my M9 with me, it was on the bar top, an oriental family came in, the father pointed to a table where they could sit, he came to ...
  • I still use my 850, a great camera with great image quality, it's as good as the 900, only last Saturday I bought an old lens for it from my local camera shop that I am very pleased with, a Sigma...

  • I still have mine, it's had a lot of use over the years and I still use it, I've done street photography with it and got good results, it's great for landscape on a tripod, I will never part with...

  • Just for the sake of interest the D300 only takes Compact Flash cards, the D300s takes CF and SD cards.
  • I bought a D300 about six months ago, in my opinion still a great camera, it was Nikon's top of the range DX camera when it came on the market and a lot of professional photographers used it, its ...
  • Created discussion thread Resistant lenses
    I was looking on line for Nikon weather sealed/resistant lenses and this popped up, it may have been seen before, its very interesting, a guy got this reply from Nikon All of our range of lenses ...
  • Unless I have missed it nobody seems to have mentioned that when you use snap focus  their is zero shutter lag.
  • The Wallace Heaton Blue Books, I remember them. Bazzer
  • Created discussion thread Lens original price
    I just bought a 1955 9cm f4 Elmar lens, I paid £130 for it, I'm wondering how much it cost new in 1955, I've done a search to no avail, anybody know?
  • Created discussion thread First 9cm f4 Elmar(1955) images on M9
    I bought a 9cm f4 Elmar yesterday so I have been snapping away trying it out, up to now I'm pleased with it, the one of the strutting pigeon is a big crop.
  • It's the leatherette cover that goes round the camera.
  • Replied in WW11 spy
    Fascinating stuff.
  • Created discussion thread WW11 spy
    Hi, I just found this snippet on line.
  • I forgot to say that it came with the original push on lens cap, easy to lose and no UV filter, I had a dig at home and found an E39 UV filter and a Leica E39 clip on lens cap, much better, the ...
  • Pics later, I've only had it 2 hours, I paid £130 for it.
  • Created discussion thread 90mm f4 Elmar(1955)
    I was wanting a longer lens for my M9 and mentioned it in my local camera shop, the manager said he had a 90mm f4 Elmar at home that he did not need anymore, he brought it in for me to try, I ...
  • Most want the next new shiny thing , of course they do but just less than two hours ago I bought a 90mm f4 Elmar(1955). I've been giving it a spin on my M9, it looks very well up to now, looking at ...
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