Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2004/09/26

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Subject: [Leica] new 1ds mark II - TRUE file sizes
From: nathan.wajsman at (Nathan Wajsman)
Date: Sun Sep 26 20:42:31 2004
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Tina Manley wrote:
> At 11:15 AM 9/26/2004, you wrote:
> The consumer EOS cameras have tiny finders with a very low-contrast 
> matte focusing screens that makes it impossible (for my eyes) to focus 
> manually. I dunno how Tina and the others do it.
>> Karen
> Zone focusing ;-)   I agree it's hard to focus manually with the 10D, 
> but when I'm using manual focus lenses, I'm usually working very slowly 
> and deliberately so it's not too great a handicap.
> Tina

My experience is similar--the screen of the 10D is certainly no R8, but 
it is bright enough to focus the 100mm Apo Macro (the only Leica lens I 
have tried so far) accurately.


Nathan Wajsman
Almere, The Netherlands

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