rodeo_joe|1's Recent Activity

  1. rodeo_joe|1 replied to the thread Can you tell which Nikon it is?.

    I have to agree with Heimbrandt and disagree with Mary over the D300 shot. Its saturation is far too high and artificial, with the sky...

    Jan 20, 2018 at 2:11 PM
  2. rodeo_joe|1 replied to the thread Nikon is starting to tick me off.

    I've had a low opinion of Nikon UK's 'service', or lack of, for years. My one positive experience was when I was sent a kit of parts to...

    Jan 18, 2018 at 6:13 AM
  3. rodeo_joe|1 replied to the thread sand under manual focus ring.

    "I got some sand under the focus ring..." - Ouch! How much sand? Any idea? If it's a single grain or a few grains, then gravity might...

    Jan 18, 2018 at 5:46 AM
  4. rodeo_joe|1 replied to the thread v basic question - Stop and Fix - should I be re-using?.

    My advice: Divide your 5 litre stock into 1 litre bottles. That way you'll have fresh solutions in full-stoppered bottles and they'll...

    Jan 18, 2018 at 5:24 AM
  5. rodeo_joe|1 replied to the thread Play in Focus Ring of AF 35-70 f2.8.

    The 'mistiness' can be quite subtle, while still lowering contrast significantly. The penlight test is very revealing of lenses with...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 8:47 AM
  6. rodeo_joe|1 replied to the thread Kodak Scanza.

    "With that said, it mentions Super 8. If I can start a Super 8 move in it and have it spit out an MP4 or whatever, it would be worth...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 8:36 AM
  7. rodeo_joe|1 replied to the thread A real beginner question regarding linking to photos on Photo.net.

    OK. It appears I accidentally clicked some option to change the display of threads. Backing up the browser cured it. But I still can't...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 6:10 AM
  8. rodeo_joe|1 replied to the thread Play in Focus Ring of AF 35-70 f2.8.

    "That internal fog up problem seems to be quite common for the 35-70mm/f2.8." - Quite common on some older Sigma lenses too, and I've...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 5:57 AM
  9. rodeo_joe|1 replied to the thread Minolta Auto Meter IV F Error.

    Try reading through this thread.

    Jan 17, 2018 at 5:37 AM
  10. rodeo_joe|1 replied to the thread Glass orb?.

    "None of my fortune-telling with this thing came true,.." - You were scammed by a fake then, obviously. Should've paid extra for one of...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 5:20 AM
  11. rodeo_joe|1 replied to the thread Rolleiflex 3.5F no Meter.

    "if I have the right meter parts for it could you install the meter into it, does it have the leakages and wiring inside already just...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 5:12 AM
  12. rodeo_joe|1 replied to the thread A real beginner question regarding linking to photos on Photo.net.

    And then someone unilaterally messes with the layout. Making it near impossible to read on a portable device! For goodness sake stop...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 4:27 AM
  13. rodeo_joe|1 replied to the thread Sekonic Studio Deluxe not working?.

    A CdS or Silicon cell meter shouldn't have a problem in moderately cold conditions. Besides, a small(ish) meter like a Lunarsix could...

    Jan 15, 2018 at 6:30 AM
  14. rodeo_joe|1 liked chauncey_walden's post in the thread Building 4x5 stereo camera..

    Joe, I just found this. Maybe it will help explain it: vfxio.com/PDFs/Parallel_vs_Converged.pdf Or, hold up a finger at arms length and...

    Jan 15, 2018 at 6:13 AM
  15. rodeo_joe|1 replied to the thread Building 4x5 stereo camera..

    Chauncey, the toe-in versus parallel argument is only valid for projected or screen-generated stereo views; where an inter-ocular...

    Jan 15, 2018 at 6:02 AM