Scott997 replied to the topic Are you pleased with the new Leica M specification? in the forum Leica M 8 years, 5 months ago
I have shot a few thousand photographs on the M240. It has exceeded my expectations. It surpasses the M9 in many areas. It is a real joy to use and feel fortunate to have mine.
Let me do my best to try and address all of your concerns.
Buffer size is fantastic. I rarely hit the buffer on the new M and when I did it cleared extremely…[Read more]
Yes!!! After having it I could NOT go back. The ability to control ambient light! To expose the background properly while shooting a shallow depth of field. YES YES YES! Worth the price of admission. There is magic in the files of the S but using the CS lenses outdoors/flash photography, my gosh it's a whole new world and I like it.
Its like…[Read more]
I have been shooting the M240 for a while now. I have to say at first I got caught up using live view and some evf. Now, I am enjoying the camera way more with just the rangefinder. Live view is significantly slower for me.
David K;4794 wrote: Nicely done Scott. You using lights with that kit?
Yes. We use lighting. I have specific lighting techniques I utilize for M photography. Which are completely different from my S work.
On M lenses we manually control the focus and aperture. There is no digital type of communication between the lens and the body. The lenses with 6bit coding simply means the body reads the codes off of the bayonet ring. That could throw you off into thinking there is data being transmitted back in forth but theres not.
On the M9 the aperture…[Read more]
Scott997 replied to the topic Images from Florida Keys and Everglades Photo Adventure in the forum General Leica Discussion 8 years, 8 months ago
Beautiful Photographs David!!! WOW!
Scott997 replied to the topic Amature Fashion Style Photography w/ M9 35 F2 Cron 50 Nocti F/0.95 in the forum Images to Share 8 years, 8 months ago
David K;4455 wrote: Nice shot with one of my favorite models 🙂 Catchlights from a ring flash?
Thank you David. The catchlight is from a ring light =). Here's a link to the full file and you can enlarge:
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