Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1998/09/29

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Subject: Re: [Leica] Wedding plans with M6
From: "Howard Sanner" <>
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 1998 21:10:29 +0000

On Tue, 29 Sep 1998 10:51:08 -0400, Andrew M. Moore wrote:

>For the first time, I'll have an opportunity to use the M6 at a wedding,
>in a couple weeks.  I'm going as a guest, not as a wedding


>My only other options are 50/2 and 90/4.

   I'd take the 90, too.

> Since there will be an
>official photographer present,
>   I'll be doing most shooting from a guest's perspective

   And this is why.

   For these kinds of functions, I find the 35mm and 90mm to be a
great combination. Generally I do NOT like lenses wider than 
50mm, but in these situations, I generally find that the 50mm is 
too long when I'm close and not long enough when I'm at a 

   IMHO, and YMMV, of course.

**                         Howard Sanner
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