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Subject: Re: [Leica] Re: A new C1 for Cindy?
From: "Simon Lamb" <>
Date: Fri, 28 Jul 2000 23:30:15 +0100
References: <v03007801b5a73e6e1690@[]>


It is made of aluminium, not plastic.  I agree it is slippery though.


- ----- Original Message -----
From: Gary Elshaw <>
To: <>
Sent: 28 July 2000 14:49
Subject: [Leica] Re: A new C1 for Cindy?

> Hey Dave,
> I couldn't quite tell from your post whether Cindy has picked the camera
> or not? I imagine it would be ok for right eyed shooters. Is she a right
> eyed shooter?
> I'm a lefty, and when i picked it up the LED's were constantly, not only
> apparent, but digging into my head. The ergonomics are kind of strange to
> me too, the camera felt kind-of slippery, i think mainly due to the type
> plastic it's constructed from. But it definitely rates as one of the
> lightest cameras i've ever picked up, if that's an issue?
> Take care,
> Gary
> _____________________________________________________________
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> Gary Elshaw
> Post-Grad Film Student
> Victoria University
> New Zealand
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