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Subject: Re: [Leica] LHSA Hammertone grey MP & Leicavit & lens
From: Rei Shinozuka <>
Date: Fri, 3 Oct 2003 23:55:08 -0400
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i was incredulous when they made the MP, classic proportions and all.
some power seems destined to foist upon me the perfect leica, one pearl
of great price for which i will sell all that i have to buy it.  gosh
i love hammertone!

On Fri, Oct 03, 2003 at 09:30:17PM -0400, Emanuel Lowi wrote:
> Latest news is that there will be 1000 hammertone grey Leica MP cameras with matching
> Leicavit M and lenses (35/2 ASPH) issued as of January 2004, in honour of the LHSA

i had predicted only slightly more outlandishly a month ago:

> Date: Sat, 6 Sep 2003 15:38:17 -0400
> From: Rei Shinozuka <>
> so far, that's the most off-the-wall prediction!  of course i'd buy
> one, but after me and marc james small, how many others will line up?
> and what about an accompanying viso IV with built-in meter?  in grey
> hammertone, no less!  with a matching grey hammertone MP with the
> old-style shutter dial which can couple with the viso IV's meter
> a la MC/MR meters.


- -rei

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Rei Shinozuka
Ridgewood, New Jersey

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