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You're definitely right Peter but I think Rafael has pretty deep pockets. Occasional shots of his home and his Corvettes suggest that he has done well in life. I'm happy for him and certainly admire his taste in camera gear. If anyone belongs on this thread it is him. That he shares occasional photos of his lenses is delightful.
And Peter, I love the shot from our balcony with your new lens. You have a very sweet home. South Africa looks a great deal like California, at least it appears so from photos you've shared. I'll look forward to your...Show more →
I probably have less money than 90% of the participants in this thread, just been buying a lens or two every year for like 40, buy a Corvette every 35 years, my view is not 10% as nice as that of Peter's balcony. I am not as good looking as Curtis or lead as rich a life as Leighton, do not have an 800mm like Jose, or have beautiful young daughters like John or Philippe, family is the only true wealth, friends the gold in one's chest, so - off my case! Let's enjoy our hobby and pass these lenses to others when we reach the pearly gates.