Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2009/10/05

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Subject: [Leica] New List Member
From: mark at (Mark Rabiner)
Date: Tue, 06 Oct 2009 01:42:43 -0400

> Mark,
> Thanks for the references I had never seen before. I'll have to think
> about the digital Hassy option.
> When we were using our 3.5 Rollei, and even now, I always thought of
> Hasselblad as being way up there on a pedestal, not for the likes of
> us mere mortals.
> I have a dear friend who was a professor of physical chemistry who
> told me that his students would forgive him for anything except making
> them think.
> I, however, am glad you have made me think.
> All the best,
> Bill

Used Hasselblads  with Zeiss lens and back are being given away like the
prize in a box of crackerjacks. Stuff we used to dream about is not easily
attainable. 5 grand glass going for 500.. And so on. Prisms going for 99
bucks which used to cast thousands.

Mark William Rabiner

In reply to: Message from wbabbott3 at (William B. Abbott III) ([Leica] New List Member)