Sorta Wish I Hadn’t

This was one of the last images I took with the one piece of camera equipment I wish I’d held on to. A night street scene in Shanghai, taken with the ever elusive Leica Noctilux attached to a Leica M6. I sold both of them not too long after this trip and while I’ve never particularly missed the M-6 – 35mm film just doesn’t quite do it for me any more – I have totally missed the Noctilux. A collector’s item (I found out later) with an insane 1.0 aperture, I was able to sell it for enough to get a lot of other nice equipment that I use a lot more. But still…..