I had a good laugh reading through various comments by respective authors
on various fora as the announcements in Berlin happened. And afterwards.
I would like to share some of it with you. Starts here, but I shall move it to the
Please folks..this is just for fun All are original quotes!!
Leica killed off film tonight, I am sorry to say.
You certainly don't sound very sorry about it
Why don't you post that on the film forum?
Killed off film? Film is actually still available in color, too!
The good news is indeed that the M9 lives on and has not been totally superseded. Oh, and it occurs to me...neither have film Leicas
Gosh,we asked you not to drink before reporting.
Sorry to be so blunt, but I can only assume you were rather tired and emotional.
No- it was a quote from the presentation by Leica.
I don't care who said it, it's still bollocks.
Are their marketing people on drugs?
Is there a transcript available somewhere to satisfy my incredulity?
The nouveau riche gangster oligarchs that are Leica's target market nowadays are not interested in film.