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Re: [Rollei] Capa: Leica or Rollei?
- Subject: Re: [Rollei] Capa: Leica or Rollei?
- From: Don Williams <dwilli10 >
- Date: Wed, 28 May 2003 21:20:12 -0700
At 11:45 PM 5/28/2003 -0400, you wrote:
>In writing about the Robert Capa documentary which aired on tv tonight, the
>New York Times described him as a Leica photographer. However, the
>documentary frequently showed him using a TLR, which looked like a Rollei.
>I learned that Cornell Capa is still around, with advanced Parkinson's.
>I'll have to visit ICP and pay my respects.
I forgot all about it.
I did notice that in the promos for it last week he was holding a TLR but
somehow it didn't look like a Rollei. It was just a quick glimpse of him
while the film writer was being interviewed.
La Jolla, CA