Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2001/01/04

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Subject: Re: [Leica] Photos from a Paris workshop
From: "Mark_E_Davison" <>
Date: Thu, 4 Jan 2001 10:03:15 -0800
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Martin Howard wrote:
> > This led me to formulate the dictum: "you may choose a lens for its
> > perfection, but you will come to love it for its aberrations."
> Something the ASPH-crowd will never understand.

But just to confound matters, Gibson was toting a 90/2 APO ASPH. I'm not
sure you should divide the world into warring camps. I myself like the 35/2
ASPH if you want wall-to-wall clarity, and the Noctilux at f1.0 for the
surreal look of lost memories.

Mark Davison


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