Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2012/03/16

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Subject: [Leica] B&W Leica? Higher ISO
From: photo.forrest at (Phil Forrest)
Date: Fri, 16 Mar 2012 17:06:29 -0400
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Where are these Normandy Beach landing shots taken with a Hasselblad?

Phil Forrest

On Fri, 16 Mar 2012 16:51:45 -0400
Mark Rabiner <mark at> wrote:

> A little known fast is a Hasselblad can be shot with the speed and
> agility to get most any fast breaking situation. What's a faster
> moving subject than a wedding? A Normandy Beach landing?
> Can you get the bride tossing the bouquet in the air then the gals
> catching it? Then holding it up in the air? The flowers sailing
> through the air? I certainly have. And when I don't get those shots
> once or twice I don't feel real good about it.
> Yes an SLR is faster as is a Leica rangefinder.
> I'll say getting a shot in square format is easier. Squares are
> easier to work with. Even when you don't plan on doing any cropping.


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