AK41

AK41

Lives in Here & There
Works as a Observer of passing events and human follies
Joined on Jun 19, 2014

AK41's recent activity

  • While being the guy who usually shoots from the hip, even in jumps and dives occasionally, I, having a night time tripod project in mind, decided to test my M240 at different long exposures and ...
  • #2 is #1 for me, Choi. Alex
  • Miro, I was just passing by a now old gone wonderfully crazy antiques shop where these fellows got the portrait.  Seeing two fellows walking out with a portrait of the famous Nazi general ...
  • Thanks for your kind feedback, John. Best wishes, Alex
  • Thanks for your kind feedback, Bashir. Best wishes, Alex
  • Created photo thread Yakov, Rommel, Heinz
    Film shot made about 35 years ago in Fells Point Baltimore. Two gentlemen proudly posing with the just purchased portrait of Nazi Germany Field Marshal Erwin Rommel are  and German WWII North ...
  • Wow, Luis, open the gates! There is nothing disrespectful in showing good art.  The problem with the "forums" here, even with this one, that there is too much junk and not enough hopes opinions ...
  • Replied in Dov
    Agreeing with you 100% Mr. Sivers.
  • No issue, not bad shots but rather mediocre subject-related article on your site, Signor Belloni. Generally neither art, nor news photography require subject permission.  Yes, shots and ...
  • Wonderful!
  • Replied in Form a queue
    The last time I was in a queue was to attend Maurizio Pollini piano concert, so as the Pen–F ale Leica Q working tools owner can say only FQ. :)
  • Wonderful work, Mr. Tan.
  • Well, Jonh, I got 240 to use my three very old  E.Leitz lenses when realized that am not going back to film ever again. Plus, due to a very old event, got a super deal from Leitz on the camera. The ...
  • I intentionally underexpose m43 in the bright light to deal with overblows.  Shadows are easier for me to manage.
  • Sorry folks,  dpreview edited and cut off 70% of my statement.  Looks like it's the time to either limit extremely openness and honesty or follow Rodrigue Zahr and say goodbye.
  • Correct and mistaken guesses are nearly balanced.  This actually supports my personal perception of the two systems, two formats acceptance and operation: both are useful, just different tools. FYI:
  • Replied in Aspect Ratio
    Bravo, Choi!  Smart analysis. Regards, Alex
  • Created discussion thread Leica challenge
    Below are two shots taken this morning 30 seconds apart (both RAW frames converted to JPG w/o any post-processing). One was made using M240, another – with a m43 camera. So, Ladies, Gentlemen, ...
  • Created photo thread Two old close-ups
    The upside-down world in crystal ball A 120+ years old matchbox holder. Manhattan sidewalk purchase. New York, New York ... :)
  • Replied in Death is Free
    Thank you, respected colleague. Alex
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