Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1999/07/06

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Subject: Re: [Leica] ideal SINGLE lens for M6HM
From: Mark Rabiner <>
Date: Tue, 06 Jul 1999 13:25:28 -0700

Harrison McClary wrote:
> I know that for event coverage nothing can beat the versatility of a zoom
> and were I to be working news again I would use zooms almost exclusively.
> However, I think that working as I now do sometimes the zooms get in the
> way of my shooting style?
> Whatever.....I make it sound like I can't shoot with zooms, not true,
> just that for me it seems like I think in primes, not in zooms.  Ah well
> I am a living anachronism...shoot EOS set on full manual (except, often,
> the AF) how weird is that???
> Harrison McClary

Harrison why should we prime lovers have to justify ourselves backwards
on a List centered on the Leica rangefinder camera?
Make mine medium rare and lots of red stuff!
Mark Rabiner
What's wrong with you zoomers? Your shoelaces tied together?