Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2007/02/17

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Subject: [Leica] A kind soul donated a FIKUS to me
From: len-1 at (Leonard Taupier)
Date: Sat Feb 17 12:12:01 2007
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That's a very nice portrait. The lighting is nice and that lens gives  
a very nice softness to the picture while still being sharp. I have a  
50/3.5 as well. When I tried a newer 50/2.8 I didn't like it as well  
as the 3.5.


On Feb 17, 2007, at 2:52 PM, Daniel Ridings wrote:

> Actually, I think he is on the LUG as well. Anyway, I was given an
> adjustable lens hood (FIKUS) for my Elmars. It covers 50 / 90 / 135 by
> adjusting the position of a telescopic hood.
> I have not always been happy with the uncoated Elmar I have when light
> hits it from an angle. So I tried a window shot:
> It makes a world of difference.
> Daniel
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