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Re: [OM] Rangefinder? [OT]

Subject: Re: [OM] Rangefinder? [OT]
From: andrew fildes <afildes@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 25 Nov 2001 11:53:23 +1100
>I have a Yashica Electro 35 GSN .  It's an aperture priority camera and has
>a pretty bright viewfinder.  I often take it with me to places I dont wish
>to endanger my beloved OMs.  The only thing I find I dont like about the
>rangefinder  is when it is necessary to focus on a moving object.  The
>other day I was trying to get a shot of  a horse running towards me through
>the mud.  Perhaps this is just because I am out of practice, but I found it
>next to impossible.  If I could have planned the shot, I could have focused
>ahead and snapped the picture at that point.  With the SLR, I find it much
>easier to focus in such a situation.
>
>Chuck

A case of horses for courses? :)
Got a couple of these - what are you using for batteries?
AndrewF



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