Re: a couple more (questions)

2006-10-05 Thread Subash Jeyan
hi don, wrote to the author of raw therapee and just heard from him. looks like the linux version should be out in 7-10 days' time... btw, he is also on slackware and currently getting it to compile it on the just released slack 11. regards, subash On 10/3/06, Don Sanderson [EMAIL PROTECTED]

advice regarding lens

2006-09-13 Thread Subash Jeyan
hi, need a little bit of advice regarding a lens. just came across what looks like a pentax k/f1.2. it just says SMC Pentax 1:1.2 50 mm and from the very helpful bojidar dimitrov's k-mount lenses page, it seems to be the k/f1.2. the lens is in very good condition, almost mint, and here in india,

Re: advice regarding lens

2006-09-13 Thread Subash Jeyan
hi norman, thanks. i suppose now, i'll have to buy it... :) regards, subash On 9/13/06, Norman Baugher [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: YES. - Original Message - From: Subash Jeyan [EMAIL PROTECTED] need a little bit of advice regarding a lens. just came across what looks like a pentax

Re: advice regarding lens

2006-09-13 Thread Subash Jeyan
the shorts in a bind over having to meter that way. Paul -- Original message -- From: Subash Jeyan [EMAIL PROTECTED] hi, need a little bit of advice regarding a lens. just came across what looks like a pentax k/f1.2. it just says SMC Pentax 1:1.2 50 mm

Re: advice regarding lens

2006-09-13 Thread Subash Jeyan
hi adam, got it. first thing i'll do tomorrow... :) thanks, subash On 9/13/06, Adam Maas [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The lens is easily worth twice that. Grab it while you can. -- PDML Pentax-Discuss Mail List PDML@pdml.net http://pdml.net/mailman/listinfo/pdml_pdml.net

Re: advice regarding lens

2006-09-13 Thread Subash Jeyan
hi godfrey, thanks for the inputs. the k50/1.2 is in *very* good condition and i am buying it first thing tomorrow. :) i also found the following thread in dpreview pentax forum very helpful (i wonder if he is here too?): http://forums.dpreview.com/forums/read.asp?forum=1036message=16923028

Re: advice regarding lens

2006-09-13 Thread Subash Jeyan
thanks to each and everyone who has responded in this thread. another query. seeing the dpreview preview of the k10d, which says, The K10D has a KAF2 bayonet lens mount which can take lenses with a KAF2, KAF or KA mount lenses, it also provides an option to use the lens aperture ring, would the K

Re: advice regarding lens

2006-09-13 Thread Subash Jeyan
thanks davedidn't some of the other cameras use the ae-l button for the same purpose? regards, subash On 9/14/06, David Savage [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: another query. seeing the dpreview preview of the k10d, which says, The K10D has a KAF2 bayonet lens mount which can take lenses with a

Re: advice regarding lens

2006-09-14 Thread Subash Jeyan
hi, i just got myself a K 50/ f 1.2 in very good, almost mint condition, with a hoya 52 mm excel 1b filter thrown in for slightly less than the equivalent of US$ 110. :)) once again, my thanks to everyone who responded to my query... regards, subash On 9/14/06, graywolf [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: I used a DA 50-200 today

2006-09-21 Thread Subash Jeyan
On 9/22/06, Godfrey DiGiorgi [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: [...] them. The Pentax F100-300/4.5-5.6 is a fixed length zoom with internal movement of the zooming elements, and front group focusing. That's why I like it more than the 80-320 as a design, although the latter out-performs it. [...] hi,

Re: F100-300/4.5-5.6 lens ...

2006-09-22 Thread Subash Jeyan
hi godfrey, thanks for the response. that's good enough for me to go ahead with the purchase. like you said, the lens won't be used too often and yes will be using a tripod too.. liked the wharf picture... thanks, subash On 9/22/06, Godfrey DiGiorgi [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: it's not great

Re: F100-300/4.5-5.6 lens ...

2006-09-22 Thread Subash Jeyan
hi, thanks. size is not an issue for me at all and moreover, i won't be using it all the time (won't be lugging it around all the time). and when i do use it, it will be with a tripod so i guess it's fine... regards, subash On 9/22/06, Jaume Lahuerta [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I have one

Re: I used a DA 50-200 today

2006-09-22 Thread Subash Jeyan
On 9/22/06, Lucas Rijnders [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: (for about US$ 100; i've found this second hand camera shop where he offers almost any pentax lens, whatever he has that is, for the equivalent of US$ 75-100 :)) If he has any limited or * lenses, drop me a line, please? -- grin, Lucas

Re: Noise Performance

2006-09-23 Thread Subash Jeyan
hi adam, was going through (again) the old dpreview review of the DS recently and noted the negative things it had to say about out-of-the-box jpeg quality. if that is something that can be gotten around by changing the default settings, what are the optimal settings? thanks, subash On 9/24/06,

Re: Noise Performance

2006-09-23 Thread Subash Jeyan
hi godfrey, thanks. that should help a lot when shooting in jpeg... regards, subash On 9/24/06, Godfrey DiGiorgi [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The much-maligned JPEG quality is a result of the DS native, default settings being created to produce excellent 4x6 inch prints *directly out of the

Re: OT - Freelance Life, Here I Come

2006-09-28 Thread Subash Jeyan
hi, that's nice to hear... congratulations... subash On 9/29/06, Cotty [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I have been offered a contract with ITV News as a cameraman for the new ITV Thames Valley News service to be launched in December here in the UK. I leave the staff of same at the end of November.

a couple more (questions)

2006-10-02 Thread Subash Jeyan
hi, anybody here using UFRaw on linux? i use only linux at home (currently on a heavily updated slackware 10.2) and UFRaw (using DCRaw) seems to be the best option yet. Digikam also seems to have a basic Raw converter plugin. how does UFRaw compare with the Adobe Raw plugin? am also planning to

Re: a couple more (questions)

2006-10-02 Thread Subash Jeyan
thanks guys, at least i know where things stand. otoh, ufraw is being 'constantly' developed so i guess one never knows :) regards, subash On 10/2/06, Godfrey DiGiorgi [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I've only used UFRaw once on a friend's system, but it impressed me as being 1/10 the features and

Re: a couple more (questions)

2006-10-02 Thread Subash Jeyan
hi don, thanks for the link. hope the linux version is out soon. i personally wouldn't want to create a partition and install windows, just to have a good raw converter... :) i've compiled cinepaint a while back, about a year ago but not recently but i think they are in the process of changing

Pentax is now finally here

2013-08-12 Thread Subash Jeyan
:) Pentax is finally, officially here in India. Ricoh is opening sales/service centres in five cities in India (delhi, bombay, calcutta, madras and bangalore) and will start selling pentax cameras, lenses and binoculars from next month. the head of the camera division seems like a driven guy. he

Re: Pentax is now finally here

2013-08-17 Thread Subash Jeyan
. haven't been shooting much either. :) regards, subash On Aug 12, 2013, at 11:42 PM, Subash Jeyan pdml.l...@gmail.com wrote: :) Pentax is finally, officially here in India. Ricoh is opening sales/service centres in five cities in India (delhi, bombay, calcutta, madras and bangalore

Re: What are the shortcomings of you as a photographer?

2013-04-18 Thread Subash Jeyan
On Thu, 18 Apr 2013 09:04:12 +0200 AlunFoto - Jostein Øksne p...@alunfoto.no wrote: In what ways do you foresee that you could better yourself as a photographer? Is it all about Pentax releasing the camera of your dreams, or do you have another muse for your creativity? i think the lack of a

Re: OT - Coffee terminology in the USA

2013-04-22 Thread Subash Jeyan
On Mon, 22 Apr 2013 19:26:23 +0200 Dario Bonazza dario.bona...@virgilio.it wrote: I could not tell it better and, of course, I second that. Dario (from Italy) Dan and Dario, why wouldn't you let us folks in the 'east' enjoy these wondrous stories of the great Occident? :) -Messaggio

Re: Blurry pictures

2013-10-27 Thread Subash Jeyan
On Sun, 27 Oct 2013 07:00:13 - Bob W p...@web-options.com wrote: I decided to apply my critical faculties to the pictures I took yesterday, most of which are here, with accompanying pensées de l'artiste: http://www.web-options.com/ArtQ/ a little disappointed not to see a 'fart' in there

Re: OT - Damn Carlsen

2013-11-21 Thread Subash Jeyan
it's not my cup of tea either though the venue of the matches are just about 10 minutes' drive from both where i live and from where i work. Carlsen is pretty popular here too and has generated a lot of positive press. looks like all that distraction will be worth it... :) regards, subash On

Re: Paris

2012-09-09 Thread Subash Jeyan
On Sat, 8 Sep 2012 16:58:00 +0100 Bob W p...@web-options.com wrote: http://www.web-options.com/Paris2012/ while as a gallery it doesn't have the same impact for me as some of your previous one, absolutely love 7 and 21. great shots... -- PDML Pentax-Discuss Mail List PDML@pdml.net

Re: OT-ish Android camera applications

2012-10-13 Thread Subash Jeyan
On Fri, 12 Oct 2012 16:25:19 -0700 Larry Colen l...@red4est.com wrote: Does anyone know of any Android Camera apps, particularly ones that work on a Galaxy S3 that give manual control for things like exposure and focus? Focus point selection and focus lock are of some utility, but I'd rather

Re: Driving to Argentina

2012-10-14 Thread Subash Jeyan
like Mark said, total envy. have a great one, looking forward to reading the blog and the photos. On Sun, 14 Oct 2012 09:42:22 -0600 Juan Buhler juanbuh...@gmail.com wrote: Hello PDML! I figured I'd come out of my lurkerdom and post a link. My girlfriend, dog and I are driving from

Re: OT- back to reading and posting -( and couple of PUG comments)

2012-12-10 Thread Subash Jeyan
you can still send it to her through the list :) many happy returns of the day ann. have a great one On Mon, 10 Dec 2012 21:22:26 -0600 William Robb anotherdrunken...@gmail.com wrote: Happy Birthday Ann. I tried to send you a typically perverted and somewhat pornographic birthday

pdml annual 2014

2014-05-23 Thread Subash Jeyan
i just downloaded the e-book version of the annual and thought this is as a good a time as any to get out of my forced lurk mode and say hi... (though i haven't been participating much over the last year and a half, i am still subscribed to the list...) it was about a year and a half ago that the

Re: OT: Journey to the centre of the universe

2014-06-10 Thread Subash Jeyan
wow, have a great, safe trip. looking forward to the photos and other narratives... On Wed, 11 Jun 2014 01:25:31 +0100 Bob W p...@web-options.com wrote: I am going on holiday for 3 weeks on Friday, so if I can remember how to do it I will unsubscribe shortly. I'm planning to cycle to the

Re: OT: Journey to the centre of the universe

2014-07-08 Thread Subash Jeyan
one of my friends, a vegetarian, did the paris-brest-paris randonnee (1200 km in 90 hours) in 2011 and survived the entire trip on liquid nutrition and pain au chocolats... is that a carradice on the bike? i just got myself a nelson longflap for the longer, multi-day brevets (and been using a

Re: OT: Journey to the centre of the universe

2014-07-09 Thread Subash Jeyan
On Wed, 9 Jul 2014 11:25:14 -0500 Paul Sorenson pentax1...@gmail.com wrote: There's nothing worse than having your banana fall off. not having a banana in the first place? on long cycle rides of course... Sent from my iPad On Jul 9, 2014, at 11:21 AM, Ann Sanfedele ann...@nyc.rr.com

Re: PESO: Finisher

2013-01-20 Thread Subash Jeyan
congratulations Dave. i do a bit of running and cycling but not a good swimmer which is what has stopped me from attempting half triathlons here :) totally get the part about completing, not competing. i just finished (about a week back) a 400 km BRM on my mtb (with slicks). took a little more

Re: G'day and Thanks

2013-01-23 Thread Subash Jeyan
welcome back Brian. great to see you back on the list. here's to your complete recovery On Thu, 24 Jan 2013 13:20:16 +1100 Brian Walters apathy...@lyons-ryan.org wrote: Just dropping in to say thanks for all of the good wishes, both on list and personally, following my recent stroke.

Re: GESO: South Dakota

2012-08-18 Thread Subash Jeyan
On Thu, 16 Aug 2012 21:16:06 -0400 Matthew Hunt m...@pobox.com wrote: A gallery of photographs is now available: http://flic.kr/s/aHsjBhErAh lovely gallery. really enjoyed the rock formations series, moonrise over observation point and a lot of others as well. TFS... -- PDML

Re: Time Management - Actual Photography vs Reading PDML Mail

2012-08-27 Thread Subash Jeyan
On Mon, 27 Aug 2012 21:19:12 -0700 Bipin Gupta bip...@gmail.com wrote: I have a very enthusiastic photographer friend who wished to form another Pentax Mail In Forum called iPentax. I wrote back telling him that there is already a very interesting one called PDML. He agreed, but said that he

Re: Time Management - Actual Photography vs Reading PDML Mail

2012-08-29 Thread Subash Jeyan
On Wed, 29 Aug 2012 18:57:28 +0100 Bob W p...@web-options.com wrote: So far no one has remarked that India a very large place with a population of more than twice North Ameraica's has 40 whole Pentax users! Well done Pentax. (Not making fun of you Subash, making fun of Pentax marketing,

Re: OT: Another thing about getting old

2015-01-06 Thread Subash Jeyan
it must be pretty tough being you Bob... On Tue, 6 Jan 2015 20:24:39 + Bob W-PDML p...@web-options.com wrote: Having written that, I'll probably be attacked by eagles on my way to work tomorrow, killed, and fed to their chicks in some lofty eyrie. B On 6 Jan 2015, at 20:23, Bob

Re: Where is everyone?

2015-03-19 Thread Subash Jeyan
On Wed, 18 Mar 2015 22:03:42 -0400 Rick Womer rickpic...@gmail.com wrote: How do we keep both new and existing members? i joined sometime late 2006 when i had got myself a k50/1.2 without having a pentax camera and googled for info about the lens and came upon pdml archives. well, one

Re: What does everyone now use?

2015-03-24 Thread Subash Jeyan
On Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:21:51 +1100 Brian Walters apathy...@lyons-ryan.org wrote: I liked Wordperfect - as a DOS wordprocessor it was extremely powerful. Never tried Word for DOS, though. Once Windows 3 arrived Word trumped just about everything else. Wordperfect just took too long to

Re: Well I'll be!

2016-02-18 Thread Subash Jeyan
On Thu, 18 Feb 2016 08:51:18 + "Steve Cottrell" wrote: > Never thought I'd see the day! after waiting (in my case) about ten years, that's all one gets? i think i'll unsubscribe :) -- PDML Pentax-Discuss Mail List PDML@pdml.net

Re: GESO: 2016 -- The Year in Review

2017-01-20 Thread Subash Jeyan
enjoyed the collection Dan. i wish i had as many in an annual review of my photographs. particularly liked 'perched', 'stairwell' and 'blue & beige'. On Fri, 20 Jan 2017 15:12:16 -0500 "Daniel J. Matyola" wrote: > http://photo.net/photodb/folder?folder_id=1095410 >

Re: Don't tell the Missus...

2017-01-17 Thread Subash Jeyan
On Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:20:26 -0800 Larry Colen wrote: > Bipin Gupta wrote: > > > > > In Asian Culture real MEN don't ask their MIssus for permission to > > buy Gear. We just go buy the Gear and tell our Missus so. > > In Western Culture a marriage is considered a

Re: Some recent snaps

2017-01-17 Thread Subash Jeyan
loved the set. lots to like, but this i particularly liked: http://www.web-options.com/Jan17/content/L1000480_large.html curious about the white 'cloth' in this one: http://www.web-options.com/Jan17/content/L1000476_large.html looks suspiciously like a men's garment worn commonly here in the

Re: Canada Ho

2016-11-10 Thread Subash Jeyan
On Thu, 10 Nov 2016 14:09:20 -0600 Bob Sullivan wrote: > With the election of Trump we officially become a Banana Republic... > We have a wana-be dictator as head of state with ambitions to repeal > our liberties. > I'm ashamed of my country. hi Bob, been there, done

Re: Extremely OT mini GESO

2016-11-23 Thread Subash Jeyan
thanks Chris. yes that's a phrase often used here (i assumed it is used elsewhere too) and i suspect it can be traced to back to a film camera called agfa click-3, which was often the only camera available here in the 70s and early 80s. On Wed, 23 Nov 2016 22:45:52 + Chris Mitchell

Re: Extremely OT mini GESO

2016-11-23 Thread Subash Jeyan
thanks Bruce. i use a fairly normal spec android phone running marshmallow and one can't really change any of the important settings in the default camera app. so i use another app called 'open camera': https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=net.sourceforge.opencamera=en fairly decent

Re: Extremely OT mini GESO

2016-11-23 Thread Subash Jeyan
thank you Jack for the nice words. On Wed, 23 Nov 2016 07:16:35 -0800 Jack Davis wrote: > Impressive gallery, Subash! > Contains much evidence of a > serious artistic sense! > >> https://500px.com/subashjeyan/galleries/dailycommute > >> -- PDML Pentax-Discuss Mail List

Re: Extremely OT mini GESO

2016-11-22 Thread Subash Jeyan
o through this route... > > On 22 Nov 2016, at 14:59, Subash Jeyan <pdml.l...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > > hi, > > > > haven't really been contributing much here because it's been ages > > since i did anything useful with my pentax gear. doesn't look like > >

Re: Extremely OT mini GESO

2016-11-22 Thread Subash Jeyan
thank you Marco... On Tue, 22 Nov 2016 11:28:22 -0800 Marco Alpert <ma...@alpert.com> wrote: > Lovely. > > - Marco > > > On Nov 22, 2016, at 7:00 AM, Subash Jeyan <pdml.l...@gmail.com> > > wrote: > > > > hi, > > > > haven't really

Re: Extremely OT mini GESO

2016-11-22 Thread Subash Jeyan
On Tue, 22 Nov 2016 14:11:41 -0500 Rick Womer wrote: > Those are beautiful, Subash. Am I correct that you are in India? Most > of the photos we see of Indian trains and stations have them teeming > with people, but the ones you pass through seem very tranquil. thanks Rick,

Re: Extremely OT mini GESO

2016-11-22 Thread Subash Jeyan
On Tue, 22 Nov 2016 19:42:45 + "Steve Cottrell" <co...@seeingeye.tv> wrote: > On 22/11/16, Subash Jeyan, discombobulated, unleashed: > >https://500px.com/subashjeyan/galleries/dailycommute > Great job Subers - very atmospheric! thanks Cotty. sometimes i try... :

Re: Extremely OT mini GESO

2016-11-22 Thread Subash Jeyan
thanks Malcolm. me too... On Tue, 22 Nov 2016 19:23:07 - "Malcolm Smith" <rrve...@virginmedia.com> wrote: > Subash Jeyan > > https://500px.com/subashjeyan/galleries/dailycommute > > > Great stuff, I love all things transport rela

Re: PESO - Sikh Wedding Preparation

2016-11-22 Thread Subash Jeyan
On Tue, 22 Nov 2016 19:48:40 + "Steve Cottrell" wrote: > > My interpretation is totally the opposite. I find that my interest is > only in the faces of the men doing the work. agree with you Cotty. what gets my immediate

Extremely OT mini GESO

2016-11-22 Thread Subash Jeyan
hi, haven't really been contributing much here because it's been ages since i did anything useful with my pentax gear. doesn't look like it's going to change in the near future either. meanwhile, i thought i'll come out of lurk mode to post a small gallery of photos taken with a cellphone (?),

Re: Extremely OT mini GESO

2016-11-22 Thread Subash Jeyan
ay... just ahven't > been up to carrying the gear and losing interest in photoing my > neighborhood. > > ann > > > On 11/22/2016 10:00 AM, Subash Jeyan wrote: > > hi, > > > > haven't really been contributing much here because it's been ages > > sin

Re: Extremely OT mini GESO

2016-11-28 Thread Subash Jeyan
thanks Christine. glad you liked them. ~subash On Sun, 27 Nov 2016 10:11:34 -0600 Christine Aguila wrote: > Very nice group, Subash! Interesting compositions and light and > shadows. Cheers, Christine > > https://500px.com/subashjeyan/galleries/dailycommute -- PDML

Re: PESO - Lakeside

2016-11-28 Thread Subash Jeyan
On Mon, 28 Nov 2016 18:38:19 + Bob W-PDML wrote: > On 28 Nov 2016, at 17:57, Larry Colen wrote: > > > > Jostein Øksne wrote: > >> I remember one time way back in the gelatine days of photography, > >> that a guy called Shel Belinkoff posted a

Re: ok guys , NOW you can wish me Happy birthday :-)

2016-12-10 Thread Subash Jeyan
many (at least 20) happy returns of the day Ann. here's to a great day/year ahead cheers, subash On Sat, 10 Dec 2016 09:06:55 -0500 ann sanfedele wrote: > It really is today, Dec 10th - 80 years and feeling fine - > > Hoping for twenty more -- PDML Pentax-Discuss

Re: OT: Diesels

2016-12-10 Thread Subash Jeyan
here in india too diesel is about 18-20 per cent cheaper than petrol and though diesel cars cost a little more initially, they are cheaper in the long run and so sell quite a bit more. given that our cities were not built for cars and that pollution/green laws are hardly enforced, it is an

Re: Tonight I got a little Messier

2016-12-07 Thread Subash Jeyan
om > individual exposures. > Jostein > > Den 07.12.2016 03.46, skrev Subash Jeyan: > > On Sun, 04 Dec 2016 11:47:34 -0800 > > Larry Colen <l...@red4est.com> wrote: > > > >> I tried that once and didn't have any luck with the software I > >> used, it

Re: Tonight I got a little Messier

2016-12-06 Thread Subash Jeyan
On Sun, 04 Dec 2016 11:47:34 -0800 Larry Colen wrote: > I tried that once and didn't have any luck with the software I used, > it wasn't significantly better than what I got with one frame. I'm > curious if anybody has stacking software they like that runs on macs > (or linux)

Re: December PUG is Up

2016-12-04 Thread Subash Jeyan
very nice gallery to end the year. found Bill's 'pretty tranquil' particularly stunning... On Sat, 03 Dec 2016 22:55:52 +1100 Brian Walters wrote: > As usual you'll find the gallery here: > > http://pug.komkon.org/ -- PDML Pentax-Discuss Mail List PDML@pdml.net

Re: 20th Anniversary PUG is Up!

2017-04-03 Thread Subash Jeyan
> My Girls by Paul Stenquist - not seen this one before, lovely playful > shot, against the window too but nailed it. > > Mount Lagorce by Ken Waller - WOW OH WOW. Breathtaking. > > Fog in Hawk Wood by Malcolm Smith - LOVE THIS MALC - that is sublime. > You should be doing ser

Re: The Pentax LX Gallery

2017-04-02 Thread Subash Jeyan
thanks for digging that one up. i remember seeing it years back and liking 'santa monica jesus' ~subash On Sun, 02 Apr 2017 15:12:19 +1000 Brian Walters wrote: > ...and now for a bit of nostalgia. > > Fossicking through the various directories on Komkon's PUG

Re: Controversy around McCurry

2017-04-05 Thread Subash Jeyan
he is quite popular here and this controversy made mild headlines here in india at the time. fwiw, here is another perspective: https://thewire.in/36155/exposing-steve-mccurrys-photoshopped-world/ ~subash On Wed, 5 Apr 2017 21:17:45 -0400 (EDT) Igor PDML-StR wrote: > This

Re: PESO - Woodland, Leafield, 2017

2017-04-17 Thread Subash Jeyan
really like that Cotty. very atmospheric. ~subash On Sun, 16 Apr 2017 10:55:07 +0100 "Steve Cottrell" wrote: > Olympus Pen F + Voigtlander 15/4.5 > -- PDML Pentax-Discuss Mail List PDML@pdml.net

Re: OT Waiting for Bobot

2017-04-17 Thread Subash Jeyan
shattered remnants of humanity hoving into view would have been nice but looking forward to your photos too... On Mon, 17 Apr 2017 22:49:20 + Bob W-PDML wrote: > Back in civilisation, clement weather and wood-fired pizzas. Pictures > will forthcome. -- PDML

Re: GESO a few of the eclipse

2017-08-22 Thread Subash Jeyan
very nicely done Larry. great set. ~subash On Mon, 21 Aug 2017 18:11:58 -0700 Larry Colen wrote: > We've got a little bit of connectivity from the restaurant so here's > a quick and dirty set > >

Re: (large) GESO: another trek in the himalayas

2017-05-11 Thread Subash Jeyan
15:20:15 -0400 Stanley Halpin <s...@stans-photography.info> wrote: > Very nice indeed! > This my favorite > https://500px.com/photo/211012513/28-jpg-by-subash-jeyan?ctx_page=1=gallery=27168699_id=8427981 > a classic mountain scene. > > I appreciated the captions present on

Re: (large) GESO: another trek in the himalayas

2017-05-11 Thread Subash Jeyan
, 11 May 2017 19:37:27 -0400 Eric Weir <eew...@bellsouth.net> wrote: > > https://500px.com/subashjeyan/galleries/roopkund-and-pindari-trek > > Spectacular landscapes. As Cotty says, humbling. Many wonderfully > composed. > Ahttps://500px.com/photo/211018219/32-jpg-by

Re: (large) GESO: another trek in the himalayas

2017-05-11 Thread Subash Jeyan
thanks Ann, glad you liked them. On Thu, 11 May 2017 21:55:09 -0400 ann sanfedele wrote: > Subash - these are lovely - enjoyed the journey very much... > Always interesting how geology unites the world, too.. had you not > specified where you > were there were quite a few

Re: LX

2017-05-18 Thread Subash Jeyan
Looking forward to following your blog and congratulations on the milestone. ~subash On Thu, 18 May 2017 14:16:09 + Bob W-PDML wrote: > On Saturday I set sail for France, cycling hopefully from Roscoff to > Avignon and thence to a gite for a week with friends, here:

Re: French trip

2017-06-16 Thread Subash Jeyan
enjoyed looking at those. thanks for sharing... ~subash On Fri, 16 Jun 2017 05:48:16 + Bob W-PDML wrote: > Here are some of the photos I've been able to look at so far. > > https://web-options.com/2017/06/15/a-few-shots-from-avignon/ > >

Re: GESO - Photo Exhibit

2017-06-15 Thread Subash Jeyan
striking images. thanks for sharing and all the best for the exhibit. ~subash On Thu, 15 Jun 2017 21:39:16 -0400 Mark C wrote: > I have a little photo exhibit opening at the Carnegie Center for the > Arts in nearby Three Rivers, Michigan. It was hung yesterday - >

Re: (large) GESO: another trek in the himalayas

2017-05-08 Thread Subash Jeyan
thank you Mark. let me know when :) On Mon, 08 May 2017 08:50:23 -0400 Mark Roberts wrote: > On Mon, 8 May 2017 09:43:08 +0530, Subash wrote: > > >https://500px.com/subashjeyan/galleries/roopkund-and-pindari-trek > > Very enjoyable gallery! > I must do one of

Re: (large) GESO: another trek in the himalayas

2017-05-08 Thread Subash Jeyan
thanks Larry. it was. On Mon, 08 May 2017 00:38:51 -0700 Larry Colen <l...@red4est.com> wrote: > Subash Jeyan wrote: > > thank you Bob. glad you liked them. this was my consolation for > > missing LEL :) > > Seems like a really nice consolation prize. > &

(large) GESO: another trek in the himalayas

2017-05-07 Thread Subash Jeyan
hi, spent a glorious two weeks trekking in the himalayas. due to unseasonal and rather heavy snowfall and subzero temperatures, had to revise our original itinerary slightly but it was all good... :) here is a gallery of about 50 photos (taken with the k10d (?) and the 18-135):

Re: (large) GESO: another trek in the himalayas

2017-05-08 Thread Subash Jeyan
thank you Alan. On Mon, 8 May 2017 09:07:07 +0200 "Alan C" wrote: > What a trek & the photos to showcase it! Would have loved a chance to > do something like that. > https://500px.com/subashjeyan/galleries/roopkund-and-pindari-trek -- PDML Pentax-Discuss Mail List

Re: (large) GESO: another trek in the himalayas

2017-05-08 Thread Subash Jeyan
thank you Bob. glad you liked them. this was my consolation for missing LEL :) On Mon, 8 May 2017 06:51:54 + Bob W-PDML wrote: > Superb. Looks like a great trek, thanks. > > https://500px.com/subashjeyan/galleries/roopkund-and-pindari-trek -- PDML Pentax-Discuss

Re: (large) GESO: another trek in the himalayas

2017-05-08 Thread Subash Jeyan
generous words Cotty. appreciate it. we started from an altitude of about 8000 ft, went down about 600 ft, and then climbed non-stop to about 15,500 ft over four days. and then the rest of the trek was in the range of about 10,000-12,000 ft. most of us are runners (joggers)/cyclists, except for

Re: (large) GESO: another trek in the himalayas

2017-05-08 Thread Subash Jeyan
thanks for looking and the nice words Jack. it was a very rewarding trek On Mon, 8 May 2017 02:52:25 -0700 Jack Davis wrote: > Glorious images, of what had to > be a beautifully rewarding trek!! > >> https://500px.com/subashjeyan/galleries/roopkund-and-pindari-trek

Re: (large) GESO: another trek in the himalayas

2017-05-08 Thread Subash Jeyan
thank you Paul. there are no wild horses here. these are horses from nearby villages. the horses are just let loose to roam around in the meadows for a couple of months once the snow thaws... On Mon, 08 May 2017 07:52:27 -0400 Paul Stenquist wrote: > A beautiful and

Re: (large) GESO: another trek in the himalayas

2017-05-08 Thread Subash Jeyan
thank you. much appreciated On Mon, 8 May 2017 08:23:55 -0400 "Daniel J. Matyola" wrote: > Impressive, in every sense of the word.! > > https://500px.com/subashjeyan/galleries/roopkund-and-pindari-trek -- PDML Pentax-Discuss Mail List PDML@pdml.net

Re: (large) GESO: another trek in the himalayas

2017-05-08 Thread Subash Jeyan
thanks for looking... On Mon, 8 May 2017 05:06:29 -0700 "Marnie (aka Doe)" wrote: > Interesting. Above the treeline. > >> https://500px.com/subashjeyan/galleries/roopkund-and-pindari-trek -- PDML Pentax-Discuss Mail List PDML@pdml.net

Re: (large) GESO: another trek in the himalayas

2017-05-08 Thread Subash Jeyan
we (a group of five or six friends from many parts of india) used to organise the earlier simpler treks ourselves. on one such trek we met a 'guide', a person from the area who know the trails inside out. now he organises the treks for us: arranges the mules, the cook, ration etc., for a

Re: meta-topic Posting style

2017-11-22 Thread Subash Jeyan
On Wed, 22 Nov 2017 15:56:17 -0800 Larry Colen wrote: > PhotoCapturesbyJeffery.com wrote: > > Hum I have always "top posted" and as Ann as stated most places > > want you to place your replies above the line. > > A lot of that has to do with the way the internet was invaded

Re: 500px

2017-11-29 Thread Subash Jeyan
I used to post most of my photos on picasaweb. after its demise/transformation into Google photos, took a basic paid account with 500px and like it so far... ~subash On 30-Nov-2017 8:24 AM, "Rick Womer" wrote: > What is the experience of the group with 500px? > > I remain

GESO: bike build

2017-11-20 Thread Subash Jeyan
hi everyone, since i spend quite a bit of my time sitting myself on a bike and doing long rides, i thought it was time i got myself a custom-built bike. started the process, bike-fitting and stuff, sometime in july and after four months, it is almost done. the builder's name is Sukrit, he runs

Re: GESO: bike build

2017-11-20 Thread Subash Jeyan
thanks Bob. the focus is iffy in some of them. my only excuse is that i am using a camera after months. :) will work on a better set when i go again to get the bike and ride it back in the first week of december. ~subash On Mon, 20 Nov 2017 20:52:07 + Bob W-PDML

Re: GESO: bike build

2017-11-20 Thread Subash Jeyan
thank you Dan. On Mon, 20 Nov 2017 11:04:47 -0500 "Daniel J. Matyola" wrote: > Nicely photographed and documented. > > https://500px.com/subashjeyan/galleries/aurovelo -- PDML Pentax-Discuss Mail List PDML@pdml.net http://pdml.net/mailman/listinfo/pdml_pdml.net to

Re: GESO: bike build

2017-11-20 Thread Subash Jeyan
On Mon, 20 Nov 2017 06:32:37 -0800 Larry Colen wrote: > The bike looks lovely, but you neglected to tell us how it's equipped. > > https://500px.com/subashjeyan/galleries/aurovelo thanks Larry. the groupset is shimano 105, the crankset is a 50/34 double and the cassette is

Re: bike build

2017-11-20 Thread Subash Jeyan
thank you Ken. I've sent him copies of the photos. he liked them... ~subash On Mon, 20 Nov 2017 20:49:52 -0500 "Ken Waller" wrote: > Nicely documented. Your builder might enjoy a copy of these. > > https://500px.com/subashjeyan/galleries/aurovelo -- PDML Pentax-Discuss

Re: GESO: bike build

2017-11-20 Thread Subash Jeyan
... ~subash On Tue, 21 Nov 2017 16:17:14 +1300 David Mann <dmann...@gmail.com> wrote: > Nice, it's been a long time since I had the excitement of a new > bike. I assume you'll be riding up a lot of big hills with that > cassette. > > Cheers, > Dave > > On Nov 21, 2

Re: GESO: bike build

2017-11-20 Thread Subash Jeyan
i am hoping so. will be taking delivery in about ten days' time... ~subash On Mon, 20 Nov 2017 07:10:38 -0500 Paul Stenquist <pnstenqu...@mac.com> wrote: > Should be a nice ride. > > Paul > > > On Nov 20, 2017, at 7:07 AM, Subash Jeyan <pdml.l...@gmail.com> &

Re: GESO: bike build

2017-11-21 Thread Subash Jeyan
thanks Chris. will be taking delivery of the bike and riding down in about ten days' time. will try and get some decent photos.. ~subash On Tue, 21 Nov 2017 10:55:09 + Chris Mitchell wrote: > What a nice bike! Will be good to see the finished article in use. > >

Re: GESO: bike build

2017-11-21 Thread Subash Jeyan
i am wondering if i should register at all. sounds like it might be more fun riding with the thunder thighs of the 'support' team. :) ~subash p.s.: the average age of the participants at the last pbp was 52, my exact age then. just saying... On Tue, 21 Nov 2017 23:37:24 + Bob W-PDML

GESO: odds and ends

2017-12-01 Thread Subash Jeyan
had gone on a few days' visit to my native place in kerala and at the last minute had taken the k5iis and the fa 50/1.7. did not have much time for photography myself but my son, who is 14 years old, finally showed some interest in learning/doing photography, mostly because he was bored i think

Re: GESO: odds and ends

2017-12-02 Thread Subash Jeyan
thank you. will tell him, and i hope it doesn't get to his head... :) ~subash On Sat, 2 Dec 2017 00:29:12 -0600 Paul Sorenson wrote: > He seems to have a good eye and brings an interesting perspective to > his images. > > https://500px.com/aditjeyan -- PDML

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