Quote Originally Posted by georg16nik View Post
Yep, for amateur photographers the old Leica lenses are not good enough.
It is certainty very rare to see a pre M leica (or any Contax) in the streets being used, and the ones Ive seen have all been amateurs no pros.....
Quote Originally Posted by georg16nik View Post
What was Max Berek thinking when designed the Elmar - sharp, beautiful, compact..
He did not have a computer to do a more complete optimization and he had a more limiting glass catalog, modern lenses are smaller, better, cheaper
Quote Originally Posted by georg16nik View Post
The perfect lens is supposed to be big, black, ugly, soft and say Nikon or Canon
agreed polycarbonate and high refractive index, all the pros have them, soft is questionable

Noel