Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1998/06/29

[Author Prev] [Author Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next] [Author Index] [Topic Index] [Home] [Search]

Subject: RE: Re: [Leica] Leica like a what - 15 years of progress &c
Date: Mon, 29 Jun 1998 23:22 -0400

- ----Original Message-----
   >From:    	Eric Welch <>
   >Photojournalists are about the most traditionalist of photographers, as I'm
   >sure you know. Simple is good. If they can catch on to the fact that the R8
   >fits that better than anything else, those who can afford it will.
Really?  Maybe it is an eastern thing (Boston), all of the photojournalists I've met were of the bigger/more expensive/auto everything mindset. In talking to them, it seems that they equate more expensive and newer equipment with a competitive edge in today's cutthroat market.