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On 15 Oct 97, email@example.com wrote: <snip> >It seems that the R cameras, specifically the R8 as it is > referred to by Mr. Gandy, lack this quality in that they are merely an > interation of the common SLR camera. No Shawn. The Leica R8 and all other Rs are the only platform for the R glass. That, sir, is what makes them Leicas. You can wish for more technology in the body (though I don't personally), but if you want the look, you gotta shoot the body. Unless, of course, you're willing to spend an even greater fortune on bodywork. - -- Roger Beamon Naturalist & Photographer Leica Historical Society Of America mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org Thought for the day: The only thing that hurts more than paying income tax is not having to pay income tax.