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    Re: Allowing Lens Availability to Dictate Format Choice

    No, that would not cut the mustard.

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    Re: Allowing Lens Availability to Dictate Format Choice

    I'm reporting you all to the secret Soft Focus Bureau. Expect a midnight visit from the MIF. (Men In Fuzz.)
    "I love my Verito lens, but I always have to sharpen everything in Photoshop..."

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    Re: Allowing Lens Availability to Dictate Format Choice

    OK fine, for Westerners, Gray Poupon, Easterners prefer Wasabi.. Soft with bite.


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    Quote Originally Posted by jnantz View Post
    clear nail polish is collodion so it makes sense it stays put. The mustard works very very well, especially with pretzl lenses . With fancy lenses
    you really need grey poupon nothing else will do.

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    Re: Allowing Lens Availability to Dictate Format Choice

    Quote Originally Posted by John Kasaian View Post
    But K-Y is water soluble, so it's easier to clean it off your lens. It's also a decent shutter lubricate in freezing temperatures.
    I don't care how good it is, there's no way I'm chancing having my wife find a jar of KY in my camera bag.

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    Re: Allowing Lens Availability to Dictate Format Choice

    Quote Originally Posted by John Kasaian View Post
    But K-Y is water soluble, so it's easier to clean it off your lens. It's also a decent shutter lubricate in freezing temperatures.
    LOL ! i'd be afraid i'd drop the camera after all the lithium greese i'd have to huff to get me to try that. i keep thinking of that scene in eating raoul where paul bartel is shopping for supplies


    Quote Originally Posted by Mark Sawyer View Post
    I'm reporting you all to the secret Soft Focus Bureau. Expect a midnight visit from the MIF. (Men In Fuzz.)
    i'll make sure to have some pigs in blankets ready, institute benjamenta in the vcr and if i can corner the market on the eboink.jp all the collectable pretzl lenses i can afford on hand !
    enjoy your coffee

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    Re: Allowing Lens Availability to Dictate Format Choice

    Mmmm! Pigs in blankets!
    I steal time at 1/125th of a second, so I don't consider my photography to be Fine Art as much as it is petty larceny.
    I'm not OCD. I'm CDO which is alphabetically correct.

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    Re: Allowing Lens Availability to Dictate Format Choice

    Quote Originally Posted by Jody_S View Post
    I don't care how good it is, there's no way I'm chancing having my wife find a jar of KY in my camera bag.
    B-b-b-but dear, it's for the Super Angulon!
    I steal time at 1/125th of a second, so I don't consider my photography to be Fine Art as much as it is petty larceny.
    I'm not OCD. I'm CDO which is alphabetically correct.

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    Re: Allowing Lens Availability to Dictate Format Choice

    Quote Originally Posted by goamules View Post
    Any Leica lens - to test viewers worthiness to detect the Leica Glow, or to find someone willing to say "but the king has no clothes!"
    My man! So many people fail to see the relation of the 'glow' to the films of the time.

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    Re: Allowing Lens Availability to Dictate Format Choice

    Quote Originally Posted by John Kasaian View Post
    B-b-b-but dear, it's for the Super Angulon!
    That would fall under "Allowing Lens Lubricant to Dictate Marital Status". A completely different thread...
    "I love my Verito lens, but I always have to sharpen everything in Photoshop..."

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