Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2008/04/14

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Subject: [Leica] Blasphemous thoughts
From: richard-lists at (Richard Man)
Date: Mon Apr 14 16:43:41 2008
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Used R-D1, but you have one (or two) already right?

Oly E420 with the new pancake F2.5 lens. Only slightly bigger than a 
digicam and you can shoot it all day long.

Say, how do you like your Nikon SP?

At 04:37 PM 4/14/2008, Vick Ko wrote:
>Blasphemous thoughts
>Suppose you don't want the M8, and still want to shoot digital.  The 
>$4K would be better spent on Leica glass, or film, but I still want 
>a reasonable digi-camera for all "happy snaps".
>What model camera would you recommend?
>Constraints -
>- no system DSLR's.  Not interested in buying into another system
>- max $1500
>- must be compact, no larger than an M8 with 50/2 Summicron
>What would you, the esteemed LUG, recommend?
>And no, the money is not going into the KE-7A, which remains 
>available for sale.

// richard (This email is for mailing lists. To reach me directly, 
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