Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2009/05/22

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Subject: [Leica] a quick hello
From: imagist3 at (George Lottermoser)
Date: Fri, 22 May 2009 11:03:55 -0500
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80 - 90% Leica M
10 - 20% Leica DMR for macro or long lens

1% Full Frame Canon 5D for thoughtless auto snap stuff

George Lottermoser
george at

On May 22, 2009, at 10:50 AM, Tina Manley wrote:

> At 05:29 AM 5/22/2009, you wrote:
>> Or if what was exchanged was a Canon full frame for an M8 or any
>> other camera.
>> Mark William Rabiner
> That would be me, Mark.  My Canon 5D and 1DMII are gathering dust  
> since I got my M8s.  I much prefer working with a rangefinder.   
> DSLRs are big, heavy, and very noticeable.  My Canon lenses, even  
> the expensive L ones, suffer from Chromatic Aberrations and  
> fringing.  I don't have those problems with my Leica lenses.  I can  
> certainly see exchanging a full frame DSLR for an M8 if you're  
> trying to be a fly on the wall and photograph without being noticed.
> Just my opinion.
> Tina
> Tina Manley
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