Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2003/03/04

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Subject: Re: [Leica] The Bush Glow
From: Mark Rabiner <>
Date: Tue, 04 Mar 2003 23:40:44 -0800
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Karen Nakamura wrote:
> >Johhny
> >
> >The Japanese word you mean is "baka", not "bokeh".
> >
> >Jerry
> Baka means stupid (literally: not able to tell the difference between
> a horse and a deer).
> Bokeh also means (in addition to out of focus) to be absent minded or
> forgetful, fuzzy about the mind.
> Karen Nakamura

The "fuzzy" about the mind ties in with fuzzy image?

And this is a stretch but here i am saying it:
Is a "fuzzy" soft out of focus camera moment image "stupid"?

I'm just wondering if there are multiple tie ins between mind and image.

Mark Rabiner
Portland, Oregon USA
Fax: 503-221-0308
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