Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2000/05/01

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Subject: Re: [Leica] Garry Winogrand
From: Henry Ambrose <>
Date: Mon, 1 May 2000 12:51:37 -0500

> He set the self timer a few degrees, flipped
>the Leica up in the air, and took our picture - almost perfectly framed
>If you got it all wrong and the timer fired just before the Leica hit
>the ground, would every exposure the camera had ever made flash before
>its lens and be superimposed on its last frame? 
No, no, no
When the camera hits the ground all the pictures on the roll would go out 
of focus. You would have to use special chemicals on the film. Then 
they'd be in focus again.