Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2006/10/11

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Subject: [Leica] Square portrait (OT)
From: drodgers at (David Rodgers)
Date: Wed Oct 11 09:36:23 2006


I like the composition. I like the shooting angle (great thing about
Rolleis). I like the expression. I like the background. Very nice! 


-----Original Message-----
From: Daniel Ridings [] 
Sent: Wednesday, October 11, 2006 8:10 AM
To: Leica Users Group
Subject: [Leica] Square portrait (OT)

Another photographer used something called a Rolleinar on his Rolleiflex

in a postcard exchange and it made me curious. I bought one for my Bay 1

rolleis on my way home yesterday and tried it out on Rebecca. A 
Rolleinar is a close-up lens. It lets you move in closer than the .9 
meter that is the normal limit.

It's a little too flat, but ...


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