ECM - Sounds and Silence Travels With Manfred Eicher (2011) - "Some people have invented products and concepts that have revolutionized the world. Some have devoted their lives to helping others, while some have con...
Wednesday, April 4, 2012
What a Rush!
Being an admitted audio junkie, I need to head to the 'bay for my occasional fix. Boy was I surprised and excited when this showed up in a plain manila envelope containing the two things I bought at $5 each. (+$3 shipping).
Now for a funny story that isn't audio related. Back in the early days of digital when I needed extension tubes for my canon lenses, I asked a digital tech friend what to get and he said 'get the kenco'. He also mentioned when you go in to buy it you will get a fight from the salesman at B&H. He insisted they will shun the generic and suggest that the genuine Canon extension tubes at 3X the price are far superior. He also told me of his response to the salesman which was...
'I have read that the air that cannon uses is much higher quality than the air that kenco uses. If i buy the canon tubes, can you also supply me with the needed air?'
They happily sold him the generic tubes.
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