Originally Posted by Livesteamer
If I remember correctly, they did do a segment on making lenses. They show some machining and glass grinding and polishing as well as assembly. It was not a lens I recognized but still interesting stuff. Joe
If this is the show called 'How its made' on European Discovery channel, than I've seen an episode with the assembly of a Bolex high quality movie camera as well.
Hope they consider the Leica M distinctive enough to feature as well...!
Leica II (1932), VIDOM, Elmars 50 & 135, Heliar 50: the nickel kit
Leica II (1942), Minifinder, Canon 28, W-Nikkor 35, Elmar 90: the chrome kit
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