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    Godfrey replied to a thread Zeiss ZX1 in Other Cameras
    A Q Vario might be nice, but it will be somewhat bulky (and heavy) if the lens speed is at f/4 or faster, and it's a constant aperture type zoom. ...
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    Godfrey replied to a thread Zeiss ZX1 in Other Cameras
    The Leica CL bodies in the £300 class are the old film CL bodies from the 1970s: https://www.cameraquest.com/leicacl.htm The 35mm film Leica CL...
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    Godfrey replied to a thread Zeiss ZX1 in Other Cameras
    I had exactly this situation when I had a Canon 10D, I think it was, and their L 24-70/2.8 lens. I found it an obnoxiously heavy and ponderous thing...
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    Godfrey replied to a thread Zeiss ZX1 in Other Cameras
    Sure sure sure. I don't like zooms, really, so it's never been a camera I was interested in anyway. Have to say: I've had 20x27 inch prints made...
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    Godfrey replied to a thread Zeiss ZX1 in Other Cameras
    The Leica X Vario is such a camera, albeit a zoom with a very high quality lens that is the equivalent of several discrete prime focal lengths. ...
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    Godfrey replied to a thread Fun With the Leica CL in Leica
    What kind of a plant is that?
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    I know what you mean ... I recently gave away a bunch of my film cameras because they're simply not getting used, and others enjoy them. I still have...
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    Godfrey replied to a thread Zeiss ZX1 in Other Cameras
    (bolded 1) I worked in the software industry doing external developer support at Apple for 20+ years. I don't know of any vendor—Adobe or...
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    Godfrey replied to a thread Zeiss ZX1 in Other Cameras
    No intent to insult, my apologies if it seemed that way. I ask questions when I say something, occasionally, to try to elicit a response or...
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    Godfrey replied to a thread Zeiss ZX1 in Other Cameras
    There's a big difference between providing critical insights and pointing out oversights of a design vs calling people disparaging names and implying...
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    Godfrey replied to a thread Zeiss ZX1 in Other Cameras
    I watched the video interview of the Zeiss representative by Cinema5D (sponsored by B&H Photo) from Photokina yesterday...
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    Godfrey replied to a thread Zeiss ZX1 in Other Cameras
    That's an excellent comparison: the two cameras are targeting a very similar audience. I tend to forget about the Q simply because it came out right...
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    Godfrey replied to a thread Zeiss ZX1 in Other Cameras
    Are you trying to create a fight? Judging a ZX1 against the SONY RX1 on size alone simply because they both have fixed 35mm focal length lenses...
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    Godfrey replied to a thread Fun With the Leica CL in Leica
    Last leg homewards... One Great Trip - Manhattan, NYC 2018 Leica CL + Elmarit-R 28mm f/2.8 Polaroid framing by "ShakeItPhoto" app. G
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    Godfrey replied to a thread Zeiss ZX1 in Other Cameras
    More sensible to compare it with the Leica M10 that it is fundamentally most similar to from a layout perspective:
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    Godfrey replied to a thread Fun With the Leica CL in Leica
    Fishing - Continental Divide, Western Side, CO 2018 Leica CL + Summilux-R 50mm f/1.4 ISO 400 @ f/8 @ 1/500 Enjoy! G
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    Dawn Overtakes - Yuma, CO 2018 ...From the California Zephyr... iPhone 8 Plus Enjoy! G
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    Godfrey replied to a thread Zeiss ZX1 in Other Cameras
    I dunno. The ZX1 seems pretty slick. And when I look at how much of the photography I've done in this past trip with the CL, I find that 90% or more...
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    Somehow, I suspect that Panasonic has more than adequate resources to design and fab a state of the art FF sensor. :) G
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    Godfrey replied to a thread Zeiss ZX1 in Other Cameras
    The same could certainly be said of my Leica M-D typ 262. It has nothing at all with respect to features, and the only thing it has over the Zeiss is...
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    Godfrey replied to a thread Zeiss ZX1 in Other Cameras
    So let's look at the ZX1 compared to a FF rangefinder ... the ONLY FF rangefinder ... the Leica M10: 13mm taller, 4mm wider, and just...
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    Perhaps because some really like the Ricoh GR series of cameras...? Waddaya think? :D G
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    Godfrey replied to a thread Zeiss ZX1 in Other Cameras
    The Sony is way too small for my hands. The Zeiss is a bit large but would be very comfortable. The Leica M-D and CL are about as small a camera as I...
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    Well, that simply says that you feel the GR is not a serious camera to me. Whereas to me, if I bought one, it would be a very serious camera... :D...
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    Neat. I like the improvements. To be sure, if I want a 28mm FoV in a pocketable camera, I'll just buy the Leica T18mm lens for my CL and be done...
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    I found out what the SnapSeed problem was: somehow, the defaults had been re-set to 1600 pixels maximum length on Export. The downsizing algorithm...
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    Godfrey replied to a thread Zeiss ZX1 in Other Cameras
    Or hook a USB-C drive up to it and download into a file system. Either way would work well. I don't see much wrong with a half-terabyte internal...
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    Godfrey replied to a thread Fun With the Leica CL in Leica
    Two of my photos from the visit to the Intrepid Museum in Manhattan, NYC: Intrepid Transom - Intrepid Museum, Manhattan, NY 2018 Leica CL +...
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    Leica has done an excellent job with the L-mount specification. Broadening its use across three brands of bodies, sensors, and lenses can only be to...
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    Godfrey replied to a thread Seriously nuts in Sunset Bar
    Looks like so much fun! But I'd need to shed forty years and sixty pounds before I tried it... :D
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  1. dear diane,
    can you pls advise me as to which adapter to get for my new zeiss 50 sonnar/m and my gf-1?
    apparently the ridiculously priced panasonic adapters are still not available.
    many thanks.
    harvey
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    Carl Schofield suggested I contacted you.
    Can you tell me how the Olympus 9-18mm? compares to the 11-22?
    He mentioned that you use the 9-18
    Thanking you

    Abba Richman
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