Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2005/04/05

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Subject: [Leica] OT - Zeiss Lenses Now Listed at B&H
From: leicaluvr at (Tom Schofield)
Date: Tue Apr 5 04:13:27 2005
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Even more scary is that the 15mm listing does not indicate including the 
finder for the $3,800 US.

Tom Schofield

> writes:
> Interestingly Frank, both of the more expensive (Leica priced) lenses are
> made in Germany by Zeiss. IMO this reflects the higher wages paid to 
> skilled
> German workers - a fact of life for Leica as well.
> Another interesting point here is that the Zeiss lenses do not come with
> hoods, which are several hundred dollars additional for the non German 
> lenses.
> Gene

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