Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2006/05/19

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Subject: [Leica] help me be a poseur
From: abridge at (Adam Bridge)
Date: Fri May 19 14:20:12 2006
References: <86070F417851ED468663EC5459FC8A05138A@EXCHANGE.asc.local> <>

Wasn't there a Spin and Marty episode where they did this to wear in jeans?

Oh I think I'm dating myself. Fortunately I'm a cheap date....


On 5/19/06, Philippe Orlent <> wrote:
> Tow it (empty) behind your car on the way to your assignment?
> Op 19-mei-06, om 18:56 heeft Kyle Cassidy het volgende geschreven:
> > for years i've used two camera bags, one is this giant thing by
> > "coast"
> > which is sort of like a cardboard box with a strap. i can put an
> > oven in
> > it. It is ugly and uncomfortable, i want to give it to an enemy. the
> > other is a "nikon" bag i got in the dollar bin at my local camera
> > store.
> > it holds one body and maybe three lenses.
> >
> >  the zipper broke on the "nikon" bag about a year ago, and it's only a
> > matter of time before my m6 falls out and smashes to the pavement, so
> > yesterday i got a domke FX1 the "little bit bigger" bag which will
> > hold
> > 2 bodies and an 80-200 2.8 and a bunch of other stuff like sodas,
> > condoms, wrenches, t.v. remotes, fresh fruit, the works. but the
> > problem
> > is that this freaking bag makes me look like an amature. it's brand
> > new
> > and i'm not going to spend the time breaking it in so that i can look
> > cool. so, i'm wondering, should i just start throwing it into the
> > washing machine over and over? maybe with a couple handfulls of rocks
> > until it gets the "worn denim" patina.
> >
> > has anybody tried this? How many times do I need to wash it before
> > those
> > guys in the photo pit stop pointing and laughing?
> >
> > kc
> >
> >
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