RX1: A focusing observation

Started Feb 9, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Enir4 Senior Member • Posts: 2,443
Re: RX1: A focusing observation

Digressing about the trouble of learning languages.

I barely spoke English when I got a backfocusing Planar 85 f/1.2 for Contax RTS. I went to the shop, tried to explain the problem with a slide I took of my wife, and instead of saying "I was focusing on her left eye" I said "I was f..king her right eye". In New England they are very polite, no one laughed.
Anyway, even 34 years later, when I read the word "focusing"  I have to remember my misadventures learning English.


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