Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2014/02/27

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Subject: [Leica] new images - African Safari
From: george.imagist at (George Lottermoser)
Date: Thu, 27 Feb 2014 20:38:54 -0600
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On Feb 27, 2014, at 7:52 PM, Richard Clompus wrote:

> So I went on safari with my wonderful wife to Tanzania.   I took about 
> 11,000 images and video with just about 250GB of data.  Sadly, it was not 
> Leica gear.  My M9 stayed at home this trip.  Very dusty environment.  
> Mostly used a 100-400mm IS L Canon zoom on a 5DMk3 and SL1 bodies. Going 
> on safari is a life changing experience.  Riding in open top Land Cruisers 
> during the day and sleeping in tents in the Serengeti at night will change 
> your perspective  I have posted five images.  
> Now that I'm in the search mode for another global position, I'll post 
> more frequently.  I missed this community.  If life gives a lemon, make 
> some lemonade.  Comments welcome.  I hope I got the links correct for the 
> images.  

Some wonderfully framed shots.

The rather severe chromatic aberration in the zebra stripes surprised me.
Shows up in a couple other too.
Should be able to correct it in post processing.

George Lottermoser 
george at

In reply to: Message from images at (Tina Manley) ([Leica] Humans of New York)
Message from skalte at (Susan Ryan) ([Leica] Humans of New York)
Message from rclompus at (Richard Clompus) ([Leica] new images - African Safari)