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Forum: Telephoto 2 Days Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 675
Posted By Simon Bee
Re: Tits Nest

From the title I was expecting an image of the Chamber of the House of Commons ... that place is full of TITS right now :D
Forum: General photography discussion 10th February 2019
Replies: 12
Views: 702
Posted By Simon Bee
Re: FUJIFILM GFX Camera - anyone have any experience with it

I have no doubt that the EM1x will be a superb machine and have many advantages over those I have compared it to but 'size' is definitely not one of them.
Forum: General photography discussion 10th February 2019
Replies: 12
Views: 702
Posted By Simon Bee
Re: FUJIFILM GFX Camera - anyone have any experience with it

and my Nikon F6 is positively 'dinky' in comparison ......

.......... https://camerasize.com/compare/#812,193
Forum: General photography discussion 10th February 2019
Replies: 12
Views: 702
Posted By Simon Bee
Re: FUJIFILM GFX Camera - anyone have any experience with it

Even the 'monstrously large' ( as many called it when launched ) Nikon D3 runs it close, yes the Oly is smaller but not by very much .......

........... https://camerasize.com/compare/#812,1
Forum: General photography discussion 10th February 2019
Replies: 12
Views: 702
Posted By Simon Bee
Re: FUJIFILM GFX Camera - anyone have any experience with it

And the Hasselblad ....

...... https://camerasize.com/compare/#812,678
Forum: General photography discussion 10th February 2019
Replies: 12
Views: 702
Posted By Simon Bee
Re: FUJIFILM GFX Camera - anyone have any experience with it

Here is another comparison to medium format digital ....

..... https://camerasize.com/compare/#812,391
Forum: General photography discussion 10th February 2019
Replies: 12
Views: 702
Posted By Simon Bee
Re: FUJIFILM GFX Camera - anyone have any experience with it

This may put it into perspective Paul. The prism isn't shown on the Fujifilm but it's very low profile and would not come much if any above the 'lower of the two strap lugs' of the EM1x. Given the...
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 9th February 2019
Replies: 7
Views: 844
Posted By Simon Bee
Re: Olympus 75mm f/1.8

Harrison's have a black version, and you get a 12 month warranty with them too;)

https://www.harrisoncameras.co.uk/pd/used-olympus-75mm-f18-ed-mzuiko-black-micro-four-thirds-lens_used-344012290
...
Forum: Nostalgia Nexus - early and pre-digital discussion 25th January 2019
Replies: 21
Views: 1,174
Posted By Simon Bee
Re: Couple of shots on Velvia 50

Here you go Nigel ............

...
Forum: Nostalgia Nexus - early and pre-digital discussion 24th January 2019
Replies: 6
Views: 531
Posted By Simon Bee
Re: Hasselblad H1

Great images as usual Roger.

The P25 sensor is indeed twice the size of 35mm digital/film which in turn makes it 8 times larger than the 4/3 sensor. Being CCD its best ISO is indeed at 400 or...
Forum: Foto Fair 19th October 2018
Replies: 33
Views: 3,024
Posted By Simon Bee
Re: Going to Japan, help surviving Shinjuku Stn!

Thank you so much for all the excellent advice, it is very much appreciated. Vodaphone will charge me 6 a day to use my data/minutes etc, 20GB data allowance so should be OK, I shall download the...
Forum: Foto Fair 18th October 2018
Replies: 33
Views: 3,024
Posted By Simon Bee
Re: Going to Japan, help surviving Shinjuku Stn!

Thank you John, much appreciated.

Kind regards, Simon.
Forum: Foto Fair 12th October 2018
Replies: 33
Views: 3,024
Posted By Simon Bee
Re: Going to Japan, help surviving Shinjuku Stn!

Thanks, I'm starting to look forward to it now. I haven't taken a 'two week' break out of my shop since 2010 and never three weeks as will be the case this time. It's been a logistical nightmare...
Forum: Foto Fair 12th October 2018
Replies: 33
Views: 3,024
Posted By Simon Bee
Re: Going to Japan, help surviving Shinjuku Stn!

Nice one Harold :D

Actually I haven't been on 'the forum' since 26th July .... and 'thats' disgraceful:eek:

Cheers, Simon
Forum: Foto Fair 11th October 2018
Replies: 33
Views: 3,024
Posted By Simon Bee
Re: Going to Japan, help surviving Shinjuku Stn!

Eleven months have 'flown', just ten days to go and my wife and I will be on our way*yes

Travelling 'light' , leaving the two Nikon F6 and all the rolls of film at home, going to give my two Pen-F...
Forum: Site news 20th July 2018
Replies: 212
Views: 20,919
Posted By Simon Bee
Re: The reality is that the e-group needs your help

From a tiny acorn goes a majestic oak ;)

Just goes to show what a supportive bunch we are. Great news Ian, given all the hard work you have done and continue to do keeping this site running and...
Forum: Site news 6th July 2018
Replies: 212
Views: 20,919
Posted By Simon Bee
Re: The reality is that the e-group needs your help

I haven't had one Ian not that's it's a big deal, just wanted to let you know as maybe there is a bug or two still in the system.

Kind regards, Simon
Forum: Site news 1st July 2018
Replies: 212
Views: 20,919
Posted By Simon Bee
Re: The reality is that the e-group needs your help

BINGO !! Cheers Ian, that worked a treat. You're now getting a monthly donation from me :-)

Simon
Forum: Site news 1st July 2018
Replies: 212
Views: 20,919
Posted By Simon Bee
Re: The reality is that the e-group needs your help

No joy for me Ian, I'm using the latest version of Safari and I cannot change the amount from 0.00. I should add, this is via the 'donate button' on the home page.

I am more than happy to donate...
Forum: Lens focus 10th June 2018
Replies: 18
Views: 4,060
Posted By Simon Bee
Re: Pansonic Leica 15mm F1.7

The Pana/Leica 15mm is a superb lens and will have a FOV similar to that of your iPhone. The lens on the phone is I believe equivalent to 28mm on a 35mm camera and the 15mm Pana/Leica equivalent to...
Forum: General photography discussion 3rd June 2018
Replies: 33
Views: 1,847
Posted By Simon Bee
Re: The appeal of digital photography

Well I have just bought a brand new Nikon F6 ... yes they are still making them. Launched in 2006 a few are hand built each week by a team of two ( apparently ) which means it has been in production...
Forum: General photography discussion 15th May 2018
Replies: 13
Views: 1,425
Posted By Simon Bee
Re: In praise of WEX

Hey Roger that H1 is a superb camera, such a pleasure to use. Do you still have your 500 series? If so you can use those leaf shutter lenses on the H series too, all you need is the 'CF' adapter,...
Forum: Olympus Pen-F 8th May 2018
Replies: 33
Views: 5,739
Posted By Simon Bee
Re: Pen-F owners, tell me the truth.

Spot on, my thoughts exactly.

Simon
Forum: General photography discussion 6th May 2018
Replies: 13
Views: 1,425
Posted By Simon Bee
Re: In praise of WEX

Like you Steve I regularly look at various sites, especially Ffordes. I have had many a fine camera or lens from them. Actually they currently have a very nice Nikon F3 and F2 Photomic that are...
Forum: General photography discussion 6th May 2018
Replies: 13
Views: 1,425
Posted By Simon Bee
Re: In praise of WEX

Thank's Phil,

Yes I have to say I was/am mightily impressed with their service.

Simon
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