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Subject: [Leica] M8 DOF and Hyperfocal Distance Settings
From: r.s.taylor at (Richard S. Taylor)
Date: Fri Nov 3 14:39:05 2006
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Sonny - I'm talking about two separate things in 
the message:  hyperfocal settings on the M8 and 
relative DOFs between the M7 and M8.  My point on 
the DOFs was to show you can still do narrow DOF 
work on the M8 if you choose.  The M8 is not a 
tiny-sensor camera where virtually everything is 
in focus all the time no matter what the f-stop 

>In a  message dated 11/3/2006 4:09:44 P.M. Central Standard Time,  
> writes:
>I  concluded that he was  comparing the lenses that resulted in a similar 
>included  angle.
>I'm trying to see how it is a useful comparison, but I think I see the  
>he was trying to make.
>However, I don't think one can rely too much on hyper-focal scales at 5  
>and f1.4
>Regards,  .
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