Article: Shooting Monochrome with the Leica M (Typ 240)

Discussion in 'Leica M Forum' started by Jip, May 7, 2014.

  1. Jip

    Jip SC Regular

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    Mar 16, 2014
    Rotterdam, the Netherlands
    Jip van Kuijk
    A article about black and white photography with the Leica M (Typ 240) Rangefinder camera in France.


    http://jip.li/nk/baol7

    Let me know what you guys think :)
     
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  2. Luke

    Luke Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Nov 11, 2011
    Milwaukee, WI USA
    Luke
    nice shots Jip
     
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  3. grebeman

    grebeman Old Codgers Group

    Jul 13, 2010
    South Brent, south Devon (UK)
    Barrie
    Jip,

    An interesting article that has encouraged me to dust off my old black and white effect filters (yellow and red) and try them out, when the rain and murk has cleared! Thanks for bringing it to my attention.

    Barrie
     
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  4. pdh

    pdh SC Legend

    Jan 2, 2011
    Barrie, I had some fun and got some interesting effects with filters on my DP2s, especially with a deep red near-IR filter. One interesting thing to try is to set a custom white balance with the filter on.
     
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  5. grebeman

    grebeman Old Codgers Group

    Jul 13, 2010
    South Brent, south Devon (UK)
    Barrie
    Thanks Paul, hopefully I'm going to get to try the ideas out tomorrow on my Merrills.

    Barrie
     
  6. Jip

    Jip SC Regular

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    Mar 16, 2014
    Rotterdam, the Netherlands
    Jip van Kuijk
    Thanks for the comments, good luck with testing the filters on your cameras! It has been fun, and gave satisfying results so go for it! :)
     
  7. KillRamsey

    KillRamsey SC Hall of Famer

    Jun 20, 2012
    Cambridge, MA
    Kyle
    Good photos, good article. Thanks for posting it. Reminds me I need to explore filters more in general.
     
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