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Re: [Rollei] Capa: Leica or Rollei?
- Subject: Re: [Rollei] Capa: Leica or Rollei?
- From: dshea
- Date: Thu, 29 May 2003 23:00:14 -0600 (MDT)
- References: <18.104.22.168.20030529171913.01aa6494 >
The IIa was introduced in 1950.
> On Thursday, May 29, 2003, at 02:19 PM, Marc James Small wrote:
>> His D-Day pictures included those from the Rolleiflex for the run in
>> to the beach, and a Contax on the beach.
> It was the Contax film which got botched in process, right? Was the
> Rollei film also botched? If so, that guy at the lab must have been
> REALLY nervous.
> I don't know when the IIa came out, but I had the impression that Capa
> was using a II in the views that flashed by. Also, there was one brief
> shot where he was wearing a folder, in addition to several other types.
> Anyone know what that one was?