Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2001/01/26

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Subject: Re: [Leica] Re: Tilley Two; The beginning
From: "Henning J. Wulff" <>
Date: Fri, 26 Jan 2001 16:27:54 -0800
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At 12:15 PM -0800 1/26/01, Mark Rabiner wrote:
> wrote:
>>  How do you use a Leica in portrait mode, with hat on head?
>>  Hans-Peter
>You can use the string and have the hat off your head behind you 
>like the 50's cowboys.
>Or there are snaps on the sides for the brims and you can turn the hat 45
>degrees if the brim is really in the way.
>But mainly the brim just makes for better lens shading.
>I may have gotten a brim in one shot over several years.
>mark rabiner

You also have to remember to fold the brim back if you're shooting 
with the 12mm Cosina. Otherwise, with a bit of luck you can get your 
toes and your hat brim into the same shot.

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    *            Henning J. Wulff
   /|\      Wulff Photography & Design
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