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TheOneWhosLuffelig
David
Artist | Student | Photography
Germany
Current Residence: Bielefeld
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Almost two years after my last journal entry time has come for an update.
In the meantime I sold some of my camera equipment (even the beloved Pentax 67), quit using the Pentax K-5 and returned to Canon. It was a pleasure to work with the K-5. Especially due its advantage of image stabilization through a moving sensor. This concept is way more efficient: old but nevertheless good lenses are cheap and attractive to use. With Canon each lens has its own built-in motor which adds to weight, dimensions and cost.
Though, I had to realize that with using the K-5 the way of taking photos limits me too much. By now I often do photos in low light situations and therefore I'm reliant on good sensors. The 5D Mk2 has a full frame sensor with more than enough pixels (not too tiny and not too large, so noise is acceptable). It also shows up at reasonable prices.
I do remember what I've written about image quality in technical terms in my post from 2013 and so my fridge is packed with films: color negative, slide and black and white film has remained indispensable to me. In 2014 I had the chance to get a Fuji GS645S "Wide 60", a range finder camera. By the end of last year I sold it, because the format is already served through my Pentax 645N, but I really loved to work with it. So I'm leering at the 6x9 wide angle range finders from Fuji.
Furthermore I managed to dig up a film loader for 70mm film: a-hard-to-get-and-hunted-after Alden 70 Bulk Film Loader. It's now possible for me to test those several old films I managed to import from all over the world.

Let's see if and which pictures I will contribute to the community in the future. It's not that I wouldn't want to share anything, but I'm very aware of how many rights I hand over to dA for free. I don't want to spread everything with deviantART, as this basically is a company – and trademark – itself. They get the gold and members views, clicks, favs (which contribute to dA again, a free, kind of self-fulfilling advertisement). True, space for creativity is given to us, but only a very few members may earn their living from it. Photographers these days only have their copyright they can sell and I have the feeling that (big) companies don't value this too much anymore. Take a look at the terms of service, not just here, but everywhere – be aware of your rights and stop neglecting them, because you're to lazy to read!
I have to think about this.
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INTOtheRFD Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2011  Professional Photographer
Thank you so much for the watch! The support means alot!
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Bodhisattvacary Featured By Owner Aug 6, 2010  Hobbyist Photographer
Danke für Deine Kommentare, sowas will ich hier öfters hören. ; )
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Malleni Featured By Owner Aug 4, 2010
Wow, vielen Dank, David! :thanks:
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BassPeer Featured By Owner Aug 2, 2010  Hobbyist Photographer
Jo, David! Danke fürs innie Kollektion aufnehmen von meinem Foto da ;)
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MademoiselleNini Featured By Owner Jun 21, 2010  Hobbyist Photographer
dankeschön für alles :aww:
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AnniStar Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2010
ein ganz großes DANKE für die favs :blowkiss:
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pizzarcasm Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2010  Hobbyist Photographer
hey david :heart:
vielen dank für deine vielen :+fav:s! :hug:
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Roderich Featured By Owner May 31, 2010  Professional Photographer
Thanks so much for the :+fav:
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TheOneWhosLuffelig Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2010  Student Photographer
Bitteschön. (;
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013926 Featured By Owner May 31, 2010  Hobbyist Photographer
Dann sag' ich an dieser Stelle mal ein fettes Dankeschön für den wundervollen Support, David! :rose::hug:
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