Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1998/11/24

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Subject: Re: [Leica] JB, filters, flames, and technique
From: LeicaMan <>
Date: Tue, 24 Nov 1998 13:29:42 -0800 (PST)

I guess this is the thing which gets me going, when someone says
something like, "This so and so Leica lens blows away the Nikon (or
substitute any other brand here)equivalent".  The differences between
them simply isn't that great.

- ---Alan Ball <> wrote:
> Dan,
> I do not know if there are "bad" Leica lenses. But I do not really
> "know" if there are "bad" Anybrand lenses being produced today either.
> That is why we go on arguing endlessly on test results, and if those
> not satisfying for the hardware of our favourite suppliers, then we go
> on arguing endlessly on benchmark procedures.
> So, stuck beteween the usage of the meaningless "awesome" qualifier by
> fanatical users, 

Mr. X

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