[rollei_list] Re: OT: A Sonnar 1.5/50 72 years old

  • From: FRANK DERNIE <frank.dernie@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: rollei_list@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 16 Jan 2009 13:21:51 +0000 (GMT)

The sonnar look can be had on digital, at a price, using a leica M8. Sonnar and 
Sonnar clone lenses are available to fit this camera.
Frank


--- On Fri, 16/1/09, marvin0@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx <marvin0@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> From: marvin0@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx <marvin0@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Subject: [rollei_list] Re: OT: A Sonnar 1.5/50 72 years old
> To: rollei_list@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Date: Friday, 16 January, 2009, 12:29 PM
> Great photo Carlos, you photos have inspired my thinking.
> 1. Our children will be interested in our photographs if
> they are good enough and the kid is slightly interested in
> art or business. I have the "Westons" in mind.
> 2. It seems that film is able to exhibit a character that
> digital cannot, such as the Sonnar look?
> 
> Marvin. 
> > 
> > From: Carlos Manuel Freaza
> <cmfreaza@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > Date: 2009/01/16 Fri PM 06:14:33 HKT
> > To: rollei_list@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > Subject: [rollei_list] Re: OT: A Sonnar 1.5/50 72
> years old
> > 
> > It would be unfair for the old Sonnar if I did not
> upload a photograph taken at the widest f stop 1.5 but using
> 1/1250, eliminating the camera shake factor present for the
> previous portrait at 1/25 (please note the lens
> "bokeh" for both portraits):
> 
> Marvin. 
> > http://www.flickr.com/photos/itarfoto/3199809044/
> > 
> > This one is almost a joke, I took it to
> "test" the rangefnder adjustment:
> > 
> > http://www.flickr.com/photos/itarfoto/3199807946/
> > 
> > Carlos
> > 
> > 
> > --- El mi? 14-ene-09, Carlos Manuel Freaza
> <cmfreaza@xxxxxxxxxxxx> escribi?:
> > 
> > > We were discussing on the Zeiss Ikon Contax and
> the topic
> > > could be considered a technical issue.
> > > Eddy Smolov did a great work on my 1937 Contax
> II, the
> > > camera is a pleasure to use, these are the first
> two scanned
> > > images taken with the not coated Sonnar 1.5/50, I
> regret I
> > > don't have a lens hood for the lens yet.
> I'm
> > > impressed for the lens sharpness at wide f stops,
> I doubt my
> > > modest Epson 4490 could reflect the sharpness I
> see in the
> > > optical prints; colors could be more vivid using
> a lens
> > > hood, however they are acceptable, I think.
> > > 
> > > This one was taken using the lens widest f stop:
> 1.5 at
> > > 1/25 sec, camera hand held, Fuji Quality II color
> neg:
> > > 
> > > http://www.flickr.com/photos/itarfoto/3198192486/
> > > 
> > > This one was taken using a wide f stop too, but
> smaller
> > > than 1.5 and fast shutter speed (perhaps 1/500):
> > > 
> > > http://www.flickr.com/photos/itarfoto/3198191712/
> > > 
> > > Please see the images largest size
> > > 
> > > Carlos
> > > 
> > > 
> > > 
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