OMG, film shots?

Discussion in '35mm Cameras' started by Harry Lockwood, Aug 25, 2008.

  1. I've been lurking here for some time, with little reason to participate.
    Don't do humming birds, don't do digital, don't do personal attacks.
    So, the recent postings of film shots pried me loose.
    Here are some recent shots at Boston's MFA.

    Leica M7, 50mm Elmar-M , f/11 @ ~ 1 sec; XP2 @ 320. You'll have to take
    my word for it: no EXIF data.

    Harry Lockwood, Aug 25, 2008
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    Draco Guest

    Didn't know that Boston's MFA allowed tripods. Cool.

    Nice work. Tone and contrast looks good. Brightness of wall behind
    person at railing in the first image draws my eye to it a bit to much.
    A little distracting.
    If you had moved a bit more to the right you would have had the full
    frame of the painting and not as much the empty hall on the right.
    The second and third images are good space images. Showing
    where you are and what may be going on there. The third one I felt
    that if you had paned a bit more to the left and gotten in the rise of
    escalader it would allowed your eye to roam around the image better.

    But then again it is my two cents worth.

    Keep up the good work.

    Draco, Aug 25, 2008
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  3. Thanks for the comments, Draco. No tripods allowed, so I had to find a
    flat surface for the camera. That limited the FOV somewhat.

    Harry Lockwood, Aug 25, 2008
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    Annika1980 Guest

    I can raise the dead.

    Who Rules ???
    Annika1980, Aug 25, 2008
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    Noons Guest

    Harry Lockwood wrote,on my timestamp of 25/08/2008 10:26 PM:
    Good for you! Better late than never!
    nup, so-so. sorry.
    this one definitely rings my bell!
    XP2 is simply phenomenal for these difficult
    lighting situations. I presume you used XP2 Super?

    Happens in the best families!
    Just spent the evening slapping exif info back
    into my scanned images...
    Noons, Aug 25, 2008
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    Annika1980 Guest

    Annika1980, Aug 25, 2008
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    Scott W Guest

    As always nice photos there Harry.

    And welcome back.

    Scott W, Aug 25, 2008
  8. Limitations, limitations. Life is such a struggle.

    (Edit: of course, only the first two shots were at ~ 1 sec exposure.)

    Harry Lockwood, Aug 25, 2008
  9. No problem.
    Yes, XP2 Super, ISO 400, rated at 320; great exposure latitude.
    Harry Lockwood, Aug 25, 2008
  10. Like film, I've been around for a long time, and neither of us is giving
    up the ghost soon.

    Harry Lockwood, Aug 25, 2008
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    m II Guest

    Annika1980 wrote:

    ..and yet you can't raise your own moral values to the point of not
    needing to steal the work of others.

    You are a thief, Bret Douglas.

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    Annika1980 Guest

    Well, I sure stole your sanity.
    And I ain't giving it back.
    Annika1980, Aug 26, 2008
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    Annika1980 Guest

    Annika1980, Aug 26, 2008
  15. Sure as hell not you!
    When's the last time you actually contributed something of merit around
    here? (No, the all-too-common fluffing of your insatiable ego does NOT
    count.) If you can't/won't participate in a positive manner, kindly STFU.
    Greg Campbell, Aug 27, 2008
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    Noons Guest

    Greg Campbell wrote,on my timestamp of 27/08/2008 12:48 PM:
    that would be a first for this moron...
    Noons, Aug 27, 2008
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