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Old October 19th, 2004, 11:55 AM   #16
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Grazie, I guess I can see what u mean, but itís too front heavy IMO.

I tried the same sort of thing with Bronica lens bellows; it looked pretty much identical to that.
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Old October 19th, 2004, 01:45 PM   #17
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<<<-- Originally posted by Richard Lewis :itís too front heavy IMO. -->>>

Not on a tripod Richard - and even going handheld, the rods allow one to grip the front really well.
No problems whatsoever...

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Old October 19th, 2004, 02:41 PM   #18
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So - there we have it! The XM2 works well with a Matte box with rods AND looks kinda sexy too!

. . more than can be said about ManU at Prague at the moment - Ah Richard . . shame . . .


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Robin, how about telling me then about some secondhand camera shops/markets for old stuff . . ?

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Old October 19th, 2004, 03:33 PM   #19
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"more than can be said about ManU at Prague at the moment" lets not make this personal lol

And it "LOOKS" a bit front heavy, the same as when u have your WD58 on.

Come on Man U !!
...ok, it's a very boring match atm....we still got 1 minute left!
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Old October 19th, 2004, 03:58 PM   #20
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Let's not get bogged down about the way a camera looks, shall we? Surely it's how they take pictures and record sound that's important...
-though mind you, I'd prefer a dark colour on a camera any day ;-)

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Old October 19th, 2004, 11:49 PM   #21
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This IS the best thread EVER on this Forum . . . probably on the whole of the Internet too!

Robin very funny . .. very funny . . . ;)

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Old October 20th, 2004, 01:09 AM   #22
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Well Grazie, you started it ... yeah?
Going on about how quiet it was in XM2 land - remember?
You're right, it is quiet - so quiet you can hear the motor noise on a Canon ;-)

Stay cool my man..

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