Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2008/02/07

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Subject: [Leica] M8 Scare
From: leicachris at (Christopher Williams)
Date: Thu Feb 7 06:35:43 2008
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That is some serious "fog". Shame. Great images, keep posting.


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Tina Manley" <>
To: <>
Sent: Thursday, February 07, 2008 2:15 AM
Subject: [Leica] M8 Scare

> LUG:
> My husband is very frugal (some would say cheap!) and instead of 
> paying a bellboy to carry our luggage, we always carry it 
> ourselves.  In the lobby of the hotel in Agra, I was taking my 
> backpack off and snagged the M8 hanging from my shoulder.  It flew 
> forcefully across the room, hitting the marble floor and sliding 
> about 6 feet.  I was scared to pick it up, but it landed on the 
> baseplate and everything seems fine.  After all of the bad reports 
> about the M8, I thought you might want to hear something good!  I 
> also updated the firmware here in India and it worked perfectly.  My 
> photos of the Taj Mahal, such as they are, are up on the blog.   I'd 
> appreciate any comments!
> Until I get e-mail again -
> Tina
> Tina Manley
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