How to Use a Leica M Rangefinder from 65 years experience!

Jul 9, 2019  By Richard Rejino

In this installment of the LHSA video series, Helen sat down with living legend, Ted Grant, to discuss his 5 tips on how to use a Leica M Rangefinder from 65 years experience!

  1. Shoot in black and white and see the soul.
  2. Always carry spares.
  3. Always be ready to go click.
  4. Study Rembrandt and find the shadow side.
  5. If you see it, you can shoot it.

Special thanks to Ted Grant

Thanks to Helen Todd from our social media agency, Sociality Squared.

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Richard Rejino
Richard is the Executive Director of LHSA - The International Leica Society and a part-time professional photographer. He is also a classically trained pianist, writer and published author. His book, "What Music Means to Me" is available from Hal Leonard Corporation.


Excellent tips, thank you for sharing. Greatly appreciated.

Loved this video.

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