Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2006/11/01

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Subject: [Leica] New picture posts from Hoppy
From: hoppyman at (G Hopkinson)
Date: Wed Nov 1 13:38:46 2006

Walt, thanks for taking the time to comment. The little Tasmanian Devils are 
quite shy and nocturnal. About 80% of the wild
population has been wiped out by an unusual viral disease, currently.

-----Original Message-----
[] On Behalf Of
Walt Johnson
Sent: Thursday, 2 November 2006 00:12
To: Leica Users Group
Subject: Re: [Leica] New picture posts from Hoppy


Looks so darn peaceful. Beautiful color and no little Tasmanian Devils?

G Hopkinson wrote:

>Hi folks, now that the monthly comp is complete, once more, I can post 
>related pics.
>I recently had a couple of days in Tasmania, which is the southernmost 
>island state of Australia. I used a great deal of
>transparency film in my M7. Here is the first installment of images, for 
>those that would like to peek.
>M7, almost all f2 28 asph Otherwise the Summicron 50 (current)
>This series is from Port Arthur which is a popular and scenic area. It is 
>the site of a former penal colony from the 1800's.
>There is no doubt that bright Aussie sunshine and Velvia 100F is a potent 
>combination through the yummy 28
>I'm proud to say that I encountered a tourist from Europe on this 
>particular trip, with M7 in hand. He said to me, "we know the
>No polarizing or other filters btw!

>As always comments and suggestions most welcome.

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