Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2004/09/26[Author Prev] [Author Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next] [Author Index] [Topic Index] [Home] [Search]
Well, that certainly puts things in perspective! Good info, this. I'm currently looking up cheap flights on Alitalia! :-) At 12:47 PM 09/26/2004 -0700, you wrote: >The local women, when they see the Leica emblem on the lenses, rip off >their clothing and beg to be photographed. Other brands just do not have >that effect. > >>Just out of curiosity, what made the area around San Quirico d'Orcia and >>Pienza particularly suited for photography with Leica lenses, as >>oppossed, to, say, Voightlander lenses, or Canon lenses? Is there >>something in the glass in the Leica lenses that renders the colors >>better? Is it the wave lengths of the light at particular times of day?