Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2003/02/28

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Subject: Re: [Leica] MP and rewind crank.
From: "Greg J. Lorenzo" <>
Date: Fri, 28 Feb 2003 10:46:15 -0700
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Hi Kit,

I don't know (or really care) if I am in a small minority or silent 
majority on this list who does not want, or need, a Leica digital 
camera. As my eldest daughter used to scream before running for her life 
as a toddler when I tried to feed her mashed up peas:

"Can't LIKE IT!"

It would make for an interesting poll though!



Kit McChesney | acmefoto wrote:

>Maybe so many people were screaming "I want the old stuff! Gimmee Leica like
>it used to be!" that they literally took it all to heart, thought this was
>what everyone wanted, and there you have it. A product that answers the
>wishes of the squeakiest wheels!
>I have to say that I have spoken with several pros, and nearly every one
>has, to a man or woman, been very excited about the debut of this camera. So
>it's not all for the collectors, or the New Coke crowd.
>Speaking of Coke, I wonder what my bottle of Coke commemorating the National
>Championship of the Georgia Bulldogs is worth now? It's only about 23 years
>old. Think I should drink it? ;-)
>-----Original Message-----
>[]On Behalf Of Don
>Sent: Friday, February 28, 2003 9:53 AM
>Subject: [Leica] MP and rewind crank.
>After seeing a photo of the new rewinder accessory, I still wonder
>if the MP design team was drinking some of the original coca cola (the stuff
>cocaine in it)?
>The MP is another collector's camera and not a M6 replacement. Why else the
>retro-rewinder style?
>At least those that want a new mechanical shutter Leica M still have an
>>Was there anything wrong with the angled M4 type rewind?
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