Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2008/09/28

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Subject: [Leica] LUG - Way over my budget...
From: glehrer at (Jerry Lehrer)
Date: Sun Sep 28 19:19:08 2008
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Nah, this is still the right place.  Lots of us are like me,  Leica 
Screw Mount cameras and pre M-8 cameras.

Lotsa guys scan their negatives and slides and send them in.  I would do 
that too if I knew how,


Jan Decher wrote:
> Hi Folks, 
> I am getting rather overwhelmed by the volume of this list and feel a 
> little bit out of place here.  I will definitely not be able to afford an 
> M8 (or DMR, or S2 for that matter) for the forseeable future and have a 
> much more analog low-budget approach to shooting and owing Leica gear than 
> (it seems) most here. 
> Will can fully satisfy the digital needs (mosty for my work as a 
> zoologist) with a lowly Canon Rebel Xsi, D50 or G10, but love the feel and 
> timeless image quality of a IIIf, M3, M6 or SL2  and the smell of my B&W 
> darkroom (with B22XL enlarger). 
>  Is there a Leica list for analog only, classic Leica users, where the 
> newest gear is not necessarily the best?
> Thanks, Jan
> _____

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