Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1999/01/12

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Subject: [Leica] Problem picture revisited!
From: "Harold Gess" <>
Date: Tue, 12 Jan 1999 21:15:21 +0200


Having looked more carefully (following a lot of useful suggestions from the
ever-helpful luggers -Thankyou!) I see that indeed the yellow stripe is the
`normal` color for the photo I posted at and the blueish centre section is
the abberation, This being the case, would anyone care to comment on whether
this could be a shutter light leak (in which case the M6 will have to go for
repairs), a processing error, a film defect, etc. I would have thought a
light leak, but I have never seen one which reached from top to bottom of
the film and which had a defined edge on one side and a gradual edge on the

Thanks in advance

Harold Gess
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