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

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Subject: Re: [Leica] 6.8 Telyts
From: Dennis Painter <>
Date: Tue, 05 May 1998 06:32:13 -0700

Henning J. Wulff wrote:
> The 400/6.8 on a VisoIII was always a real delight for me as far as
> handling went. I shot birds in flight at 20 feet, which you could't do with
> anything else (except may a Novoflex) before autofocus. Unfortunately, the
> field curvature in my lens actually changed with time (and the lens got
> less sharp), so I got rid of it in the mid 70's.

Anyone know how this could happen? "field curvature in my lens actually
changed with time"


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