Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1998/12/10

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Subject: Re: [Leica] Still and motion pictures
From: "James Harrison" <>
Date: Thu, 10 Dec 1998 16:50:08 -0600

Phong said in part:

 But I don't think either medium is
>    intrinsically better or more powerful, or make more impact.  It
>    all depends on the story you want to tell, the audience, and the
>    visual language you and your audience are most comfortable
>    with.  Like novel vs. short stories, prose vs. poetry, 24mm vs
>    135mm lens, M vs. R Leicas,  B&W vs. color photography,
>     Scotch vs. Bourbon, etc. vs. etc.
Phong, that was exceptionally well said.  I was 19 in 1970, I remember those
days very well.  jh