Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2000/06/02

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Subject: Re: [Leica] A law of photography
From: Greg Locke <>
Date: Fri, 02 Jun 2000 23:36:03 -02-30
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At 01:14 AM 03/06/00 +0100, you wrote:
>on 2/6/00 7:39 am, Henning J. Wulff at wrote:
> > When I shoot 35mm, I'm really happy if I get 5 enlargeables from a roll.
> > One is more like it. When I shoot 4x5, at least every second one is worth a
> > print. One 4x5 takes about as much effort as 36 35mm shots. Comes out even,
> > for the input effort. to see you slinging that 4X5 around on an oil rig, a fishing 
trawler or my typical assignments, Henning. :^)  Some situations were meant 
for 35mm.

Besides there is only one "BEST" shot from any shoot worth enlarging to any 
Either you get it or you don't.

Greg Locke                         St. John's, Newfoundland    
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