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Old 01-11-2020   #43
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Originally Posted by Ambro51 View Post
So....what’s the origin of tge Red Dot Anyway? ...
Leica Marketing Department seeking to bestow an aura of prestige and glamour to the photo-naive is my guess.

Why else put it on the front of the camera?

It reminds me of the Canon T series (T50.. T90) with all the scribbling their marketing department put on the pentaprism.
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