Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2000/05/15

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Subject: Re: [Leica] Re: 24mm vs 21mm for M6
From: Mark Rabiner <>
Date: Mon, 15 May 2000 13:33:10 -0700
References: <> wrote:
> In a message dated 5/15/00 11:55:14 AM, writes:
> >I went out shooting a roll and a half with my 24 ASPH yesterday but used
> >the
> >finder for a change and with my new bifocals.
> >My system goes from 24 to 135 and for me i feel like I have a compleat
> >Leica M
> >system. My 24 is easily wide enough for anything I've needed to shoot.
> >No
> >yearnings, cravings or needs for the 21!
> >Mark Rabiner
> No Mark, you MUST buy a Colander (Voigtsina?) 15mm. It's like a law or
> something. Every M shooter must own one . . . Seriously, the 15mm makes a
> nice addition to the 24mm. If nothing else, it's perfect for those photos of
> someone driving his car -- the ideal focal length for shooting from the
> passenger seat to the driver's seat. Great for balloon baskets pics, too . .
> .
> Bob (wider, I want wider I tell you!) McEowen

Sure for pennies! I'll just attach it to my baseball hat!
Mark (if I wore one) Rabiner

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