After the bath.

Once again, the title says it all.

This is the second image posted today that was taken with the Leica 35mm Summarit – a lens that would not typically be considered as an ideal option for low light portraiture, but I find it quite versatile.

(please click on the image to view)

↑Leica M9 and Leica 35 Summarit @ f/2.5.


5 thoughts on “After the bath.

  1. Guy Platt says:


    Thanks for the Summarit images. They are both great.

  2. dan says:

    I have a 50 mm Summarit and shoot frequently in very low-light situations.
    I took the 50 mm to a theater performance the other day and was NOT disappointed. After all the blabber about noise on the M9 over ISO 1000 i was amazed as i could hardly see any.
    You go on and use that baby in low-light, let them saw what they want…

    See my theater shot here if you want,
    PS. love your blog.

    • Prosophos says:

      Wonderful shot Dan, and “you go on and use that baby in low-light” too! Obviously it’s working for you. Thanks for the link – I checked out the rest of your blog too and love your photos… the stitched panoramic shots are very striking.

  3. cam says:

    Very lovely tones! And it was nice to see the sweet boken after hearing so much about it but never actually getting a good example.

    For me and my shaky hand, though, I think I’ll stay with f/1.4 lenses and faster — which, I’m afraid, I often shoot at 2500 anyways. I like to shoot in the dark 😉

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