Quote Originally Posted by Sirius Glass View Post
Western sociality?? Then why were Japanese buy up all the Leicas for the last few decades?
Japan is west from Hawaii

Quote Originally Posted by benjiboy View Post
I hate this fetishism, treating object like religious relics because some celebrity has owned the object, what annoys me most is the distorted sense of values that Western sociality has.
It takes some spiritual awareness, some folks accept that objects are part of the spiritual / energy cycle.
For more info, ask the current Leica Camera AG owner, Dr. Andreas Kaufmann who is Rudolf Steiner fan.

btw: Ian posted about the camera days ago http://www.apug.org/forums/forum52/1...ion-leica.html
so its a duplicate thread