Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2005/05/27

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Subject: [Leica] Re:Second thoughts about digitals
From: leicachris at (Christopher Williams)
Date: Fri May 27 13:14:47 2005
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I bought my first M3 about 10 yrs ago. I bought it for $650, I can still
sell it for $650.

I just bought a Nikon D1h for $500 to use as a fast BW dSLR. In 2001 the D1h
sold for $4500. Guess time will tell if anyone 30 yrs from now can still use
the D1h and consider it "classic".


----- Original Message -----
From: "Bob Haight" Subject: Re: [Leica] Second thoughts about digitals

> I bought a digital camera and it really is convenient
> to use (Nikon D70). I just take the memory card to my
> developer and haven't read any of the instructions and
> could not imagine trying to work through photoshop.
> But, I think a lot of people do like the digital
> process. What I miss are the negatives, especially for
> family stuff, so I can make copies in the future. I
> doubt people will ever give up the instant feedback of
> digital to return to film. Bob

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