Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2006/12/20

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Subject: [Leica] IMG: Another Comparison
From: kididdoc at (Steve Barbour)
Date: Wed Dec 20 17:24:38 2006
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On Dec 20, 2006, at 7:39 AM, Tina Manley wrote:

> People who are interested in the M8:
> I'm still doing comparisons. Yesterday photographing a Hanukkah  
> celebration, I used both the 5D and the M8.  The 5D had the 85/1.2  
> lens, I set it at 800 ISO and used automatic focus.  The M8 had the  
> 75/1.4, I set it at 160 ISO and minus 2 exposure and manual focus.   
> They were both converted in SilkyPix using automatic white balance  
> and exposure compensation.  What is going on with the candle flames  
> in the Leica photo?  Is it just a difference in depth of field?   
> Did I miss the focus slightly?
> I would love to get to the point where I could carry just the M8  
> but I'm definitely not there yet!

yup... I agree.... and the Leica flag... is that from the USA  ?

> Tina
> Tina Manley, ASMP, NPPA
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