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, Tokina 35mm f/2.8 Macro Nikon

Tokina 35mm f/2.8 Macro Nikon

Lenses that have been slow to gain acceptance on APS-C format are the standard focal length macro lens. However, this year there are two new lenses in this class, the Nikon 40mm f/2.8 macro...

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, Sony 30mm f/3.5 Macro SEL30M35

Sony 30mm f/3.5 Macro SEL30M35

Here is the anticipated (and doubted) 30mm f/3.5 Macro from Sony. It is a wide-standard lens with close focus capability, moderate aperture of f/3.5, and high hopes of image quality since it is a...

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, Minolta MD 50mm f/3.5 Macro

Minolta MD 50mm f/3.5 Macro

This lens is an old standard focal length macro (short telephoto on APS-C), that were quite common in the old days, most manufacturers made a 50-60mm f/2.8 to f/4 macro lens. With the upcoming...

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, Olympus OM Zuiko MC Auto-S 50mm f/1.8

Olympus OM Zuiko MC Auto-S 50mm f/1.8

Continuing my series on old 50mm primes, I have a few 50mm f/1.8 class lenses coming up next. The question remains, which ones are good?

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, Minolta MC Rokkor PF 58mm f/1.4

Minolta MC Rokkor PF 58mm f/1.4

Old 50-58mm lenses were some of the most popular 35mm film camera lenses. They were a standard field of view, compact, and large aperture. Another popular focal length was 85mm, and all these old...

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, Vivitar 55mm f/2.8 Macro (Komine)

Vivitar 55mm f/2.8 Macro (Komine)

There are several 50mm Macro lenses available from 35mm film days, how does the old Vivitar 55mm f/2.8 stack up?

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, Auto Chinon 55mm f/1.4

Auto Chinon 55mm f/1.4

Old 50-55mm lenses were some of the most popular 35mm film camera lenses. They were a standard field of view, compact, and large aperture. Another popular focal length was 85mm, and all these old...

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, Sony Wide Angle Converter VCL ECU1

Sony Wide Angle Converter VCL ECU1

When I hear wide angle converter, I think of crap from the massive camera kits, “we include 2 extra lenses!” Those are generally junk. How does Sony’s name brand 0.75x converter stand up?

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, Sony 16mm f/2.8 Wide Angle SEL16F28

Sony 16mm f/2.8 Wide Angle SEL16F28

The NEX 3 has the shortest flange distance for any large sensor digital camera at a mere 18mm. This opens up the possibility for extremely compact wide angle lenses like the 16mm f/2.8 pancake....

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