I joined this group so I could post a recommendation for the person I sold my father's Leica camera equipment to: Sam Shoshan at Classic Connection LLC.
I know little to nothing about Leica camera equipment except my father, who took thousands of slides and photographs in his lifetime, was a...
Looks like a much needed improvement.
I'll just link this because it has all the links to other places first impressions, videos, sample images etc...
I just realized that this thread didn't exist so I decided to create one.
I'll start off with this image.
Fujifilm X-T1 + 23mm F1.4 at F1.4, straight from camera. +2 Highlights/Shadows, Classic Chrome, ISO 800.
I was playing around with these two lenses and I am not a fanboy for any company...
12MP 2/3” X-Trans CMOS II sensor
EXR Processor II
NEW Real Time Viewfinder with 0.005 second lag time, 0.65 magnification and 2.36M dot OLED
Intelligent Hybrid AF in 0.06 seconds
Fast start-up time of 0.5 seconds...
Normally I shoot with my 25mm OR 12-35mm but today I was just another attendee at a music festival and felt like something different.
So I pull out my rarely used 35-100mm and went for gold.
I got into the photographer's section and live out my fantasy of being in front of the barrier and...
I shot the whole thing on ISO 3200 hand held, the lights of course were going mental the whole time so AF wasn't having fun with that but it worked, I got less out of focus shots than I would of thought.
Normally I go into the crowd and shoot from their perspective/people dancing but this time...