Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2000/04/22

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Subject: Re: [Leica] M6 Unboxed
From: Rick Dykstra <>
Date: Sun, 23 Apr 2000 10:36:50 +1000

Dan Honemann wrote:
> Absolutely.  With that in mind, I bought several rolls of film, all of which
> I hope to run through it by the end of the weekend.  Besides the Superia, I
> have a couple rolls of Tri-X 400, TMax 100, and Sensia 100.  I plan to try a
> roll of Reala, too, and HP5+.  I want to experiment with a variety of film
> at first, then settle on one or two max and see just how much I can do with
> them.

Yes,...Yes,..Yes!   Use that Reala stuff.  It really brings out the best
in Leica photography.  Lovely colours and, because its slowish, you'll
be using wider apertures a lot of the time, which makes for lovely
separation of subject from fore and back ground.  My favorite film.