Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1998/05/04[Author Prev] [Author Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next] [Author Index] [Topic Index] [Home] [Search]
Over the weekend I was lucky enough to pick up a 75 1.4 for $1600 at the traveling swap meet. This is the second lens I bought at one of these, the first a 50 1.4. One question? Who blacks out the meter readings on the lens scale with magic marker? Are you really that confused? Do you also black out the KPH scale on your speedometer, the Celsius scale on one half of your dark room thermometer, cut your ruler in half? Are the same people who do this the ones who cover the red dot? Oh well, back to my nail polish remover and Q- tip. I have a 35 2 Asph and it has a tab -- didn't see it on anyone's list. Just got back from a major landscape shoot and used T400CN exclusively, the art director swore I shot Med. Format not bad for a film I rated at 320. You should all give this stuff a try. Just be prepared to print starting at 3 1/2.