Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2020/06/06

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Subject: [Leica] I'm a Leica owner again
From: papatorry46 at (Wayne Torry)
Date: Sat, 6 Jun 2020 14:18:07 -0400
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Never mind. I looked up the Q2.
Margie is a keeper!

On Sat, Jun 6, 2020 at 2:09 PM Wayne Torry <papatorry46 at> wrote:

> Aram,
> Forgive me for I am old.
> What is a Q2?
> Did Y?all redo the kitchen in the van?
> Mark your calendar! After a mild winter, the flowers on the Parkway in the
> vicinity of Milepost 240, + or- were gorgeous. We?re still only 5 miles
> from the Parkway in NW North Carolina. Where it?s tobacco planting time.
> On Sat, Jun 6, 2020 at 1:55 PM Aram Langhans via LUG <lug at 
> wrote:
>> My wife got me an early birthday present, a nice spanking new Q2.  Wow.
>> Even the box it comes in is a work of art with drawers and magnetic flaps
>> and everything packed in cloth bags.  Amazing.  So, my first photo was of
>> her.
>> Funny thing though.  The photo looks nice and color balanced on my
>> monitor
>> in LR, but when I export the jpeg, it looks like the above, very warm and
>> dark for some reason.  I have notice the darker jpegs before, but never
>> the
>> drastic color shift.
>> So, here it is in B&W.  No color shift here:
>> I know the focus is wrong.  Missed the face.  For some reason I cannot
>> get
>> the face recognition to work.  I will have to research that a bit.
>> And technically, I still do own an R8, but it has seen two rolls of film
>> through it in the last 10 years.  I hope to do better with the R8.
>> Aram
>> Aram Langhans
>> (Semi) Retired Science Teacher
>> & Unemployed photographer
>> ?The Human Genome Project has proved Darwin more right than Darwin
>> himself
>> would ever have dared dream.? James D. Watson
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