↑Leica M9 (CCD Lives! – Prosophos Open Letter to Leica) + Leica 35mm Summilux ASPH FLE.
The things that little brothers will do for their big sisters.
Spa Day at home.
↑Leica M9 (CCD Lives! – Prosophos Open Letter to Leica) + Leica 90mm Summicron APO.
↑Mamiya RZ67 Pro II, 110/2.8 , Kodak Portra 400.
Test Roll #1, Frames #4 and 5 of 10.
In the first shot I was re-familiarizing myself with the dynamic range, in the second the bokeh. In both I was testing for the focus accuracy of my rangefinder.
1/125 | f/4 for both images.
So far, so good.
↑Mamiya 7 + 80mm + Kodak Porta 400.
↑Leica M9 (CCD Lives! – Prosophos Open Letter to Leica) + Leica 50mm Summilux ASPH.
Test Roll #1, Frame #2 of 10.
Overcast, late afternoon.
1/250 | f/4.
Here’s the scene.
The point of focus is on the letters “SR” (on the bike seat):
And here is an extreme crop:
(I was invisible to this man.)
Test Roll #1, Frame #3 of 10.
1/125 | f/4.
Test Roll #1, Frame #9 of 10.
1/125 | f/4.
I’m living in the 21st century, doing something mean to it
Doing it better then anybody you ever seen do it
Screams from the haters, got a nice ring to it
I guess every superhero need his theme music
No one man should have all that power…
—Kanye West, Power.
The M10 images I’ve seen so far lead me to conclude: Leica fixed the skin tones.
Tomato-Face™ technology has been rightfully abandoned.