David Strachan

David Strachan

Lives in Australia Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Works as a retired Geologist/Environmental Scientist
Joined on Jan 20, 2002
About me:

Loved boats and sailing, croquet, exploration and nature, camera collecting and dark rooms, big gardens, astronomy, macro,stereo and pinhole and IR, community clubs and sailing events, love life with loved ones.

David Strachan's recent activity

  • I'm the same as LCT. Focus shift is a problem with all my CV lenses. Good fully open, for no focus shift, but not right once I stop the lens down f-stop or two. Choose the low contrast lens.you can ...
  • The reprocessed image looks much better Crebin...all best.
  • I'd like to see some more contrast.  It all just looks grey to me....very flat.  Even the whites are grey. Some dodging and burning would definitely help. all best...
  • At Cowell, South Australia...lovely oysters.. M-P Summaron 35mm f3.5 ltm
  • Replied in Sorry fPrime
    ...I just don't see anything to hang my hat on.  I have two M8's and an M-P. I only got the M-P because it would give me more flexibility to use live-view for close-up stuff.  And I love the M8's ...
  • Mmmm. Wish I could see the difference in the three images. That is besides the different focusing and different light plays on the subject. all best..
  • Replied in The Leica Look
    I suspect a marketing phrase made up for, or by Leica, to sell cameras and lenses.  Many years ago.
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Last post Jun 18, 2014
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Last review Dec 30, 2013
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Last upload Jan 22, 2012