The Rangefinder Forum thread on the Leica M4-2 reminded me I still had a photocopy of Popular Photography’s 1980 Lab and field report. Enjoy! Download the Leica M4-2 Lab Report in PDF format.
Unboxing a Leica M262 (Leica M Typ 262)
User review of the Leica M Typ 262, including changes from the M9 and M240.
A rangefinder camera is a specific tool. It’s great for some things (documentary) and terrible for other photo applications (sports, wildlife…). Wide angle to normal focal length lenses are the rangefinder’s strength. When we talk rangefinders the discussion centers around Leica simply because Leica occupies 95% of the thought and user space. Yes, they are expensive. No, […]
Post update April 7, 2016: Looking back on this post it’s hard to believe it’s been a little over 5 years. A lot has changed. I did buy the X100 and had a love/hate relationship with it. Eventually it became a shelf queen. If was just too frustrating to use. Eventual firmware updates made the […]