Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2009/10/06

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Subject: [Leica] [Fwd: Leica Newsletter -- 05 October 2009]
From: steve.barbour at (Steve Barbour)
Date: Tue, 6 Oct 2009 15:32:13 -0700
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On Oct 6, 2009, at 2:26 PM, Mark Rabiner wrote:

>> Will an M9 make me a better photographer?
>> Unfortunately not.
>> Will an M9 create a larger, more profitable, market for my work?
>> Probably not.
>> Is my current gear sufficient to produce high quality work?
>> Yes.
>> Do I need the $7K more than an M9?
>> Yes.
>> But, I "want" an M9.
>> What can I sell to buy an M9?
> You know as well as I do that while we might be cranking out 8x10's  
> for the
> masses every once in a while something comes along and all of a sudden
> something needs to be blown up big as in big. And then we really get  
> to see
> what we've been doing all this time.
> So our 8x10's have to be looking like overkill became sometimes they  
> have to
> be 11x14.

go over to the WTC and crank out 11x14's of tourists from Iowa  
visiting the site....

maybe charge  $15  a print....

proceeds to "get Rabs an M9"


> Or 16x20 or 30x40.
> Mark William Rabiner
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