Ari Riutto

Lives in Finland Finland
Works as a The Accidental Nature Photographer
Joined on Jan 9, 2003
About me:

At the beginning there was the A-1
... then there was long period of darkness ....
then suddenly 10D came in light !
.... After many years in digital world I found
Myself Back in Home .....With a Film .....
Leica M6 TTL and 50-Cron took place in my heart :)
after that it has been an exciting journey ...

My Main Tools:
EOS 5D
EOS 1Dmk II N
( 10D recycling in family)

14 L f/2.8 II
24 L f/3.5 TS-E
35 L f/1.4
50 f/1.4 (recycling in family)
85 L f/1.2 II
135 L f /2.0
300 L f/2.8 IS
500 L f/4.0 IS

16-35 L f2.8
24-70 L f/2.8
70-200 L f/2.8 IS
100-400 L f/4.5-5.6 IS
100 macro f/2.8
180 macro L f/3.5
65mm 1-5x MP-E macro f/2.8
ext. 1.4 x II
ext. 2.0 x II
Close-up lens 500D
ext.tube Set by Keno
Canon Angle Finder
RSS micro adjustment macro rail + plates and accessories

Speedlite 550 EX, MR14EX Macro Ring Lite, Fresnell lens -system.
Panasonic GH1 and GH2, all fine lens
Leica M6TTL + 50-Cron

Gitzo 6x carbon fibre tripods (4) and monopods (2)
RSS QR plates and BH-pro ballheads. Wimberley fullhead and sidekicks. RSS tilt head.

B+W MRC Slim and Hoya pro slim CPL and UV filters, Cokin P Filter set

Lowepro dryzone and all-weather and Ortlieb and SIMMS waterproof backpacks,
Lowepro's Slingpacks and shoulderpacks.

In the future: only cameras without flipping mirror !
Totally useless part of the body !

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
To be a Photographer all the necessary equipments are:
Brains as a Camera and Eyes as Lenses.
Then what you only need more are Artistic Inclinations.

***********************************************
In order to get better Bird photographs You have to do
better timining and framing,
it's all about fragments of second
***********************************************

Recent activity

Showing:
Forums:

Snapshot of threads updated recently in which you have recently participated.

Subject Forum Last post
No viewfinder, no deal! Canon PowerShot Talk Jul 23, 2012
Will there be a new "talk" for Canon EOS -M -system? Canon PowerShot Talk Jul 23, 2012
Just Wondered What Film Cameras You Have Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Sep 13, 2011
GH1 wit EF 500mm plus extenders (pic) Micro Four Thirds Talk May 14, 2010
Hey CANON! Make this lens.... Canon SLR Lens Talk Apr 9, 2010
Best/Favorite Canon Fd lenses Micro Four Thirds Talk Mar 22, 2010
RAW Challenge: Can you tell which is which? Micro Four Thirds Talk Mar 17, 2010
Mark IV BIF, love it Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Mar 5, 2010
Store Silica with lenses? Canon SLR Lens Talk Feb 7, 2010
Leica Magic: from body or lens? Leica Talk Sep 13, 2009
1D2N SD card faster than CF Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Sep 4, 2009
24P comes to 7D Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Sep 1, 2009
D3 ISO 1600 clean ISO 6400 still amazing Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Mar 1, 2009
The Very Best DSLR TODAY Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Feb 17, 2009
Canon - PMA 2009 Canon SLR Lens Talk Feb 17, 2009
Post Your 'Realistic' Lens Wishlist Canon SLR Lens Talk Jan 19, 2009
Cool photographer! Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Jan 3, 2009
5d vs. 1D MKIIN Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Jan 2, 2009
Lens sickness - Which lens is next? Canon SLR Lens Talk Dec 20, 2008
What's your upgrade path? Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Dec 17, 2008
New lenses in 2009 Canon SLR Lens Talk Dec 11, 2008
Interesting high ISO 1DsIII vs A900 vs D700 Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Oct 23, 2008
Canon EF800 f5.6 Brazil birds Canon SLR Lens Talk Sep 21, 2008
Suggestions for carrying camera on 4 to 6 mile hikes??? Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Sep 10, 2008
BOOM! A tiny peak of the 5D2 :) or 7D... Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Sep 7, 2008
Stop upgrading all the time and buy quality lenses instead !!! Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Sep 5, 2008
Art Wolfe's Bag Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Sep 5, 2008
Robbery in St. Petersburg, Russia Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Sep 4, 2008
Detailed test: Canon 5D vs Nikon D700 Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Aug 29, 2008
Weather sealing only works for some L lenses? Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Aug 21, 2008
Lenses prices Canon SLR Lens Talk Aug 17, 2008
E-3 underwater Olympus SLR Talk Aug 9, 2008
Tilt Shift Lenses? Canon SLR Lens Talk Aug 8, 2008
rumours Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Aug 8, 2008
ts-e 24mm on 5D Canon SLR Lens Talk Jul 30, 2008
What's your P&S camera (for street photography)? Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Jul 24, 2008
Frustrating to be a Canon user these days... Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Jul 2, 2008
What's you're absolute favourite lens? Canon SLR Lens Talk Apr 16, 2008
D3 vs 1D3 high ISO noise test. Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Mar 10, 2008
Tilt Shift Lens Review: Hartblei 35 Super Rotator Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Feb 26, 2008
What do you want in future canon DSLRs? Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Jan 25, 2008
What if the fix doesnt work? Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Dec 11, 2007
New 35L 1.4 arriving today from Canoga Camera Canon SLR Lens Talk Dec 6, 2007
24L and 35L: 100% crops please Canon SLR Lens Talk Nov 25, 2007
What camera was used for these Nasa images? Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D850) Talk Nov 23, 2007
I Make Just 20 Great Pictures a Year Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Nov 10, 2007
My 14mm II USM made in CN Canon SLR Lens Talk Nov 8, 2007
14mm mk-II: It is on my desk. [IMGS] Canon SLR Lens Talk Nov 8, 2007
Canon L Zoom Lens vs. Canon Primes! Canon EOS-1D / 5D / 6D Talk Nov 6, 2007
Done dirty by Canon for the Last Time! Canon SLR Lens Talk Nov 5, 2007