Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2001/11/30

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Subject: Re: [Leica] Which Photo magazines are good?
From: "John R. Fulton Jr." <>
Date: Fri, 30 Nov 2001 19:22:57 -0600
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>A while back there was, in fact, a column at the Digital Journalist 
>website arguing that the Leica M and the Canon EOS were the ideal 
>photojournalist combo - the M for use with wide angles and use in 
>situations where near silence is required, the EOS for use with 
>longer lenses, flash, and for getting in really close - where the 
>Leica lenses won't focus.
B. D.

Sorry to jump into this discussion a bit late. The Magnum 9/11 book 
quotes Susan Meiselas, "I grabbed two cameras, a Leica and a Canon, 
one 28-105mm lens, and a few rolls of film--too few, as it turned 

Showing my age, in Vietnam during the war, the popular combination 
for photographing was a Leica M2 with a 35 and Nikon F with a 105mm.

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