Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2005/11/01

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Subject: [Leica] Re:Leica D200
From: wooderson at (Matt Powell)
Date: Tue Nov 1 19:55:05 2005
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On 11/1/05, David C. Mason <> wrote:
> If it takes great photos who cares if its full frame or not?
> Dave

Because there's no such thing as good, cheap, small and fast
wide/normal lenses for the APS-sized cameras.

If they were to come out with a digital-only 20/1.4 or 35/1.4 (to
match the fast 35 or 50 I usually use on an SLR), great - but the
trend seems to run toward largish, expensive constant-aperture zooms
(at f/2.8 or f/4) and I don't think I'm going to see my desired

Matt Powell

Replies: Reply from tedgrant at (Ted Grant) ([Leica] Re:Leica D200)
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Message from wooderson at (Matt Powell) ([Leica] Re:Leica D200)
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