Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2001/04/25

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Subject: Re: [Leica] Weddings . . . now "Leica Touch"
From: henry <>
Date: Wed, 25 Apr 2001 10:20:56 -0500

>I agree, the unwashed masses don't know a Leica from a
>Holga-in-the-Ground.  Recently I was shooting "the group
>shot" after a meeting.  There was a Minolta slr guy standing
>next to me also shooting, (you know the scene) . . . I asked
>if he wanted to get in the shot, while I took the picture
>with his camera.  He glanced at my Leica, and said,  "No
>thank you, my camera is not a point and shoot."

You can't blame the guy. 
You might have dropped his "real" camera.
And no telling what would have happened to that 24-360 f5.6 zoom.
Or the pop-up flash.