Family Shot

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Rob MacKillop, Feb 26, 2020.

  1. Rob MacKillop

    Rob MacKillop Edinburgh Correspondent

    Family 2.jpg

    Leica M-A, Monochrom 1, IIIg (foreground) and Pentax 6x7. None of them are perfect, all are mavericks, they can drive me up the wall or to a kind of heaven. Three analogue, one digital. All at least second hand. Various lenses, including a screw mount to M adapter, so I can use the much cheaper and older Leitz lenses on the digital Monochrom. I love the fact that they are not all perfect specimens of what a camera could be, but have character, characters I can work with. The push-in lens on the M-A (far left) has a rubber band on it to remind me not to push it in when it is on the Monochrom body, as it will scratch the sensor.

    All keepers.
    Last edited: Feb 26, 2020
  2. Pete Askew

    Pete Askew Admin

    A fine family portrait and, as with most families, it seems they don't all quite get on! ;)
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  3. Rob MacKillop

    Rob MacKillop Edinburgh Correspondent

    Haha, indeed. I have to separate them when things get heated. They all want their turn next, which is a good attitude for a team to have.
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