Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1998/09/15[Author Prev] [Author Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next] [Author Index] [Topic Index] [Home] [Search]
At 11:50 AM 9/16/98 +1000, you wrote: >Eric, > >I suspect that Arturo's mention of the "flatness of field" of the 100mm macro >lens in this instance was probably more a reference to the apparent >perspective compression produced when a portrait is taken from a greater >distance through a longer lens? Really? (And there was a bunch of gobbeldy gook at the end of your message. Got some encryption program on?) That kind of compression between an 80 and 100 would be not that great. But I suspect the 80 at 1.4 will be more flattering to most subjects. :-) - -- Eric Welch St. Joseph, MO http://www.ponyexpress.net/~ewelch An SB-26 is a case for holding dead batteries.