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Subject: [Leica] Well I went and did it
From: lists at (Harrison McClary)
Date: Wed, 20 Oct 2010 17:25:08 -0500
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Yes it is, by far. I'll be home for a week next week then am back down here. 
I am pretty sure I'll work this till at least the end of the year, maybe 
longer. It has been quite an experience documenting the largest spill in 
American history. 

Harrison McClary

On Oct 20, 2010, at 2:27 PM, Gary Pinkerton <gpinkcp at> wrote:

> Hi Harrison 
> Is this the longest running single assignment you've ever had ?
> Congrats on the new M9  !! Look forward to seeing how you like it.
> Take care
> Gary
>> Date: Tue, 19 Oct 2010 17:34:44 -0500
>> From: lists at
>> To: lug at
>> Subject: Re: [Leica] Well I went and did it
>> Thanks all for the info. Sounds like coding is not a big deal. I, 
>> personally, could care less what the metadata says. As long as the 
>> lenses focus and function properly I really don't care about all that 
>> other junk.
>> If it makes a big difference on the wides I may consider it.
>> As of now I am just looking forward on getting back to Tennessee so I 
>> can pick it up and play with it a little before I have to head back down 
>> here. I'll bring it with and as long as there are shoots where I don't 
>> mind getting it out I'll use it some here. Probably will stick with the 
>> 1D's though simply because they are weather sealed, and have already 
>> gotten so much abuse that I do not mind beating them up more. My once 
>> new 1DsIII now looks like a press corp ugly camera and my just bought in 
>> July 1DIV now looks 3 years old....don't want to do that to my M9 also. 
>> Salt water and salt air are hard on gear.
>> I did use my little G2 and Leica lenses on shoot where I was around lots 
>> of the public, it was so nice to not have every Tom Dick and Harry 
>> comment on my cameras. That is one thing I hate about using the pro 
>> line dSLR's everyone wants to comment and talk photography...I just want 
>> to work and be left alone.
>> Well thanks again. I better get back to editing, have to plow through 
>> my images and upload them so I can go eat then to bed to do it all over 
>> tomorrow.
>> Harrison.
>> --
>> Harrison McClary
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In reply to: Message from mark at (Mark Rabiner) ([Leica] Well I went and did it)
Message from lists at (Harrison McClary) ([Leica] Well I went and did it)
Message from gpinkcp at (Gary Pinkerton) ([Leica] Well I went and did it)