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At 07:34 PM 04-06-98 -0400, you wrote: >John McLeod, > >>>based on testing four of them......that none of them<< > >>were particularly sharp at f1.4 or f2.0<< > >Whoa ;-)! I came within a "cat's whisker" of ordering one >of the new R-50 f1.4s today; I think I'll hold off a little while >longer until more evidence accumulates. > >This is not what I'd expect from Leica; unless, this is >a characteristic of the Summilux design. I only own one >Summilux; the 80 f1.4 & it's center sharpness at f1.4 & >f2 seem fairly good. > >Tom D. I think John was referring to the current Summilux-M, not the new R lens.