JDMvW's Recent Activity

  1. JDMvW replied to the thread Having 17-40, selling 24-105 to finance 70-200F4IS?.

    Original post was 2010. last meaningful reply was November of that year. Now sinemejder joins yesterday and the only post is "good...

    Apr 20, 2018 at 12:33 PM
  2. JDMvW attached a file to the thread WTB Working Selenium Light Meter.

    Selenium meters are not immortal. For that reason, look for such posts as Mike Elek: Meter repair I have a bunch of meters of all...

    Light-Meters.jpg Apr 20, 2018 at 12:16 PM
  3. JDMvW attached a file to the thread Film Camera Week for April 20.

    [ATTACH] Genesis II "bridge camera"

    Genesis-II-110605-14.jpg Apr 20, 2018 at 12:11 PM
  4. JDMvW attached a file to the thread Nature Unlimited, 20 April, 2018.

    Crows [ATTACH] homage

    IL-Wildlife-Refuge-67-Crows.jpg Apr 20, 2018 at 12:02 PM
  5. JDMvW replied to the thread Slide copying -- Micro 4/3 with Oly 50mm macro & Nikon ES-1.

    My usual caution: If you are only occasionally duplicating slides, such a rig can work. If you are doing any substantial number of...

    Apr 20, 2018 at 11:58 AM
  6. JDMvW replied to the thread Trusty cheap light meter?.

    Well, in lot of cases it might come up in a site search and the resurrection may result from a failure to look at the OP date. Then again,

    Apr 20, 2018 at 11:33 AM
  7. JDMvW replied to the thread What type of photography would you like to try?.

    I'd like to do very large platinum prints from huge glass negatives....

    Apr 20, 2018 at 11:29 AM
  8. JDMvW attached a file to the thread Musicians.

    Chicago Art Institute [ATTACH] Blue

    Chicago_Art-Institute.jpg Apr 20, 2018 at 11:24 AM
  9. JDMvW attached a file to the thread Hole in the Ground.

    [ATTACH] "One of the biggest ever" It Came from Outer Space

    AZ-panorama.jpg Apr 20, 2018 at 11:16 AM
  10. JDMvW attached a file to the thread Fixed Focal Length Friday, Apr 20, 2018.

    Canon T90 w/ nFD 50mm f/1.4 [ATTACH] Nutz or Boltz

    Canon-T90-100627-25acr.jpg Apr 20, 2018 at 11:05 AM
  11. JDMvW replied to the thread Koni Omega Rapid M.

    On my Rapid Omega there was a tiny pit of unevenness in the spacing between frames, but all the 120 film cameras seem to be a little...

    Apr 19, 2018 at 7:17 PM
  12. JDMvW replied to the thread Old lenses.

    Well, there is also the argument that the so-called "sweet spot" makes the crop sensors use only the best part of the image. I...

    Apr 19, 2018 at 6:57 PM
  13. JDMvW replied to the thread 2x teleconverter and a rattling sound / freely moving part – normal?.

    I have older 2X converters, and ShunCheung et al. are exactly right, there should be no rattle when one of these units is attached to...

    Apr 19, 2018 at 6:46 PM
  14. JDMvW replied to the thread Today (Feb 20th) Is Ansel Adams' Birthday.

    I certainly find Examples to be a book worthy of regular re-readings, all the more so in that it is less focused on film, as film. In...

    Apr 19, 2018 at 6:25 PM
  15. JDMvW attached a file to the thread Canon photo 2018 #16 2018-04-19.

    Stretching the technical side a bit taken with a Canon T90 with FD 50mm f/1.4 [ATTACH] but it is Canon

    Canon-T90-100627-21.jpg Apr 19, 2018 at 6:18 PM