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Adam, Thanks for the prompt reply. I think this is the optic I have been dreaming of. Looking forward to Springtime and macro photography with this superb lens. Take care, Mike ----- Original Message ----- From: "Adam Bridge" <email@example.com> To: "Leica Users Group" <firstname.lastname@example.org> Sent: Friday, March 25, 2005 12:37 PM Subject: Re: [Leica] Joshua Tree re-visited > Mike, > > I really like the 100 APO on the 1Ds. It's the lens that is most often > on the camera when I'm shooting flowers, etc. The 24-70L is the > next-most used. > > The only issue you have with the 100 APO is the lack of automatic > diaphram - so you have to focus wide-open and then stop down. That's > easy to get used to. You don't have the readout in the view finder of > the aperture but that's okay - you do have the shutter speed. > > The 100 APO is actually SMALLER than the 24-70L which is a massive lens. > > This weekend I'm going to mount the 35-70 Leica zoom and see how it > does. Since I mostly shoot wide-open I think it'll just work. > > Adam > > > On Fri, 25 Mar 2005 12:28:33 -0500, Michael J Herring > <email@example.com> wrote: >> Lovely! I would like to use this optic with my Canon 1dmk2. >> What is your opinion of this optic with a professional digital slr? >> Thanks, >> Mike > _______________________________________________ > Leica Users Group. > See http://leica-users.org/mailman/listinfo/lug for more information > -- I am using the free version of SPAMfighter for private users. It has removed 367 spam emails to date. Paying users do not have this message in their emails. Try www.SPAMfighter.com for free now!