Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2004/10/01

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Subject: [Leica] Re: New Zeiss Ikon
From: jbcollier at (John Collier)
Date: Fri Oct 1 06:54:06 2004
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For me it is "the finder, stupid!" Not that the glass hasn't been a 
source of delight. I fell in love with the finder and learned to love 
the glass. Bottom line? If someone else makes a better digital M body 
with just as good (or better?) a finder then that is the one I will 

John Collier

On Oct 1, 2004, at 7:38 AM, B. D. Colen wrote:

> This really is one of those amusing, ironic, LUG moments...Because I 
> can
> remember all the discussion over the years that could be summed up with
> the line, to paraphrase James Carvil..."It's the glass, stupid!" People
> on this list have always told us that a body is just a box onto which
> one mounts the incomparable Leica glass. 

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