Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2000/05/11

[Author Prev] [Author Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next] [Author Index] [Topic Index] [Home] [Search]

Subject: [Leica] using flare (was a question regarding the R3)
From: Brougham <>
Date: Thu, 11 May 2000 06:31:28 -0700 (PDT)

Martin Howard <> wrote:

> However, if you love the look of 35mm photography from the 1930's,
> 1940's and early 1950's, then you'll be delighted.  Yes, contrast is
> typically lower, spherical abberations and flare typically higher,
> as long as you know about this and know how to use it to your
> advantage, then why not play around with some LTM glass?

I haven't had the pleasure of using this old glass.  So how do you use
their flaws...errr...features to your advantage?  I've always tried to
avoid flare as much as possible.

Do You Yahoo!?
Send online invitations with Yahoo! Invites.