Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2013/12/10

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Subject: [Leica] IMG: Composing in B&W
From: jsmith342 at (Jeffery Smith)
Date: Tue, 10 Dec 2013 19:59:31 -0600
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Can't argue with the results. They look great.

Didn't movie directors view scenes through a green handheld viewfinder to
give them a monochrome sense of the results?


On Monday, December 9, 2013, Jim Nichols wrote:

> With all of the recent discussion of B&W images on the LUG, I decided to
> see if changing the EVF and LCD to B&W helped in creating B&W images.  With
> a Summitar from the 1940s on the X-E1, this seemed appropriate.
> These two images were composed in B&W, then processed from the RAW image
> and converted to B&W.  I liked the result.  Maybe the B&W finder does
> improve "seeing" the final image.
> Mirror:
> Lamp:
> Comments and critiques welcomed.
> --
> Jim Nichols
> Tullahoma, TN USA
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Jeffery L. Smith
New Orleans, LA

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