Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1998/09/25[Author Prev] [Author Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next] [Author Index] [Topic Index] [Home] [Search]
Wood, Darrell (London) wrote: > > I wish to puchase a pocketable high quality compact for a present. > Which takes the best pictures? > Any of these provide high quality images in a compact and pleasing package, and are within your price range: Nikon 35Ti Nikon 28Ti Konica Hexar Leica Minilux Contax T2 I have seen pictures taken with the Nikon 35Ti, the Konica Hexar and the Leica Minilux. They were about equally sharp and contrasty. (Disclaimer: seat-of-the-pants testing only.) However, a friend who has the Leica Minilux is not satisfied with it. Some say the T2, 35Ti and 28Ti lenses perform better than the Minilux's 40mm. Don't know about the Contax.