Lives in United States Little Rock USA, United States
Joined on Nov 11, 2008
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For some reason, I also have posts under 'dismal' (username).

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  • Replied in Jupiter 8
    The Jupiter-8's are quality, excellent lenses. I have 18 Russian lenses (including 4 Jupiter-8's, Mir's, Industars, Helios', etc.) as well as Zeiss lenses (used on a Ricoh GXR with A12 Mount and a ...
  • Replied in GXR - agree
    First time posting here.    I just bought a GXR  and Mount A12 within the last month (2016).   Wonderful camera and a joy to use.      Just chiming in to agree with the very positive views ...
  • Replied in Egypt 2014
    Not sure of the intent of this comment.   Is this good, bad, neither?    As someone who has used film for > 40 years, pics w/o grain look abnormal to me.   At least for me, a bit of 'grain' is a ...
  • Are there any adapters for other mounts to Sigma SA mount? Maybe my Google skills are poor, but I have searched and haven't found any. I was specifically looking for E-mount to SA mount or Sony ...
  • Replied in Yes
    I ordered a DP0 Quattro yesterday morning (June 23) and then the announcement of the SD availability/pricing came out today (June 24).  Typical for me.  My first impulse was to cancel the DP0 ...
  • I ordered a DP0 Quattro kit just this morning!!!!   (before seeing this thread, of course)
  • I'll take a look at the LVF-01.   One of my major frustrations with the Merrills was trying to use them outdoors, with trifocals, in bright light, without a viewfinder.    I guess my question was ...
  • I sold the Merrills (1 & 3) for the same reason you mention, never got comfortable with their operation. Exactly as you say above. I also has a very hard time using them w/o a viewfinder. I ended ...
  • Created discussion thread Buying a DP Quattro now - wisdom?
    Hi everyone, I've been reading DPreview since its beginning and am a daily reader of the Sigma Forum although I don't recall ever posting.  I had a DP1M and DP3M and sold them, which I greatly ...
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