Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2000/08/08

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Subject: [Leica] Re: Leica 1
From: "Miro Jurcevic" <>
Date: Wed, 9 Aug 2000 00:45:09 +1000
References: <> <029401c00140$587b8a80$> <>

I was thinking of the sound. As you can tell, I don't have one of each of
the M series, but it was interesting all the same. Sort of like meeting an
old relative.

BTW: Why would any person have 9 M's. Is that one focal length each, or is
it one ASA each. You may need 81 M's to cover your bases.

> Miro Jurcevic wrote:
> > I saw a Leica One today for the first time. Seems like a lot of brass.
> > Amazingly the shutter sounded heavier but a lot like any other M
>   Miro,
> the Leica 1 was made between 1925 and 1936. The shutter is definitely
> like an M . Maybe you're thinking of an M1. This Camera has the same
> as the late M3s
> or M2s.
> Regards, Horst Schmidt

Replies: Reply from Jim Brick <> ([Leica] Adrian Bradshaw, Ted Grant)
In reply to: Message from Edward Meyers <> (Re: [Leica] Performers and flare)
Message from "Miro Jurcevic" <> ([Leica] Leica 1)
Message from "A.H.SCHMIDT" <> (Re: [Leica] Leica 1)