Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1998/05/03

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Subject: Re: [Leica] Leica Zooms
From: "Eric Welch" <>
Date: Sun, 03 May 98 22:49:26 Set the time zone in the Time preference utility

>There is a newer 35-70 f4.0 zoom which appears to be cheaper than the 
>f3.5.  Who designed and who manufactured this lens?

This lens is designed by Leica and manufctured by Kyocera (Makes Contax 
lenses). This is supposed to be a great lens. The two aspheric elements 
probably play a big part in teh better image quality and lower cost (fewer 
lens elements needed to make corrections if there are aspheric elements).

Eric Welch
St. Joseph, MO