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Subject: [Leica] Friday Flowers SonC
From: sonc.hegr at (Sonny Carter)
Date: Fri, 5 Feb 2010 23:13:03 -0600
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On Fri, Feb 5, 2010 at 10:37 PM, Vince Passaro <passaro.vince at>wrote:

> So I was looking at Sonny's camellia, voluptuous and drenched, tenderly
> yielding to the morning, etc etc, etc etc, as I have on many Fridays, when
> it suddenly occurred to me (an idiotic question I realize, to those of you
> who have M8s and M9s,as opposed to me, who has never even held one) but how
> do you get those M lenses to focus in so close?

Thanks Vince,

I shoot nearly as close as the 35 mm lens allows, shoot at about f 2.8, and
crop.  The image quality of the M8 and the Leica lens allows this.


Natchitoches, Louisiana


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