Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2001/04/05

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Subject: Re: [Leica] Eight feet WAS Important tips to take goof pics with a leica M
From: Johnny Deadman <>
Date: Thu, 05 Apr 2001 19:03:03 -0400

on 4/5/01 6:07 PM, Mark Rabiner at wrote:

>> 3. Chose in advance the distance of the work domain
> I really do this. I'll set the camera at 8 feet and leave it there all day. If
> it's not 8 feet away feet do your stuff or i don't shoot it!
> 8' and be there!

I really do this too. I can tell instinctively when something is 8' away. I
can guess other distances but 8' is the one I can get to less than an inch!

I wonder what it is about 8'?
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John Brownlow