Originally Posted by Huss
Why you upset? No puppies were kicked in the making of this thread.
You could explain why my Leica AF-C1 is now worth 20 times the identical Minolta.
My explanation is that it is 20 times rarer. And I'm not kidding about that.
We all know the Leica brand has value. Big value, which has been extensively exploited, like all premium brands. In which there is nothing to be ashamed of.
What is interesting here is people would automatically assume that by acknowledging the prestige of the Leica brand, you're attacking it.