Finally I got a GRD. The offer was too good to pass up. 200 €. I took this photo on my way to the underground train station.
Thanks for watching (and commenting). I think this photo does very well with the sepia toning.
This was taken directly in B&W. It forces me to thing in B&W, rather than to take in in colour and then convert.
Besides I am lazy and try to do in camera as much as possible :-)
Who says you can't get shallow depth of field with small sensors? Hahaha
I would recommend the Samsung EX1 because it has become so cheap and is among the best in the compact category. If more reach is wanted the Ricoh CX5 has awesome deals because the new model is out. (Speaking of prices in Germany, maybe it is similar in the US)
Still here - of course
Very interesting informations in this thread and gorgeous photos. I am not in a rush, rather look for a good next step. I don't really want to think about cameras so much once I am settled. Rather thing about pictures. :-)
Right now I am using my Samsung EX1, which I...
Wow, that was quick and gives already some points to think about.
Another question would of course be: Do I get "Leica quality" on either body? I mean do the Leica lenses stand out from the native lenses or is it just a mayor inconvenience ( no AF, manual exposure)?
The Ricoh module sounds...
I hope this has not been discussed allover. If so, please give me a link.
My situation: I have 3 M lenses (35, 50, 90) and would like to use them on a digital body.
Leica body is out of my financial reach.
So which body is the best for compatibility and especially: Is it practical to...