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Don't worry Samy, Ben is prone to exaggeration. In fact, the first lens I bought after he trotted out his 55 f/1.2 S.C. AI'd was a 55 f/1.2 AI. It took me awhile to be seduced by his "charms..." But I got there eventually, first by selling the 55 to Matt, then finding as S.C. copy with the conversion kit. That took three weeks by itself. It was only after I'd used that lens for a time that I began looking for other pre-AI lenses. It is relatively easy to find those lenses, but only a few have the...Show more →
Curtis - I like my version better.
It might have taken a bit longer to buy the first one (you being so fussy about the conversion and good 55 f1.2 SCs being fairly rare) - but once you got started it didn't take 3 weeks to buy the next 7 - in fact - if truth be told - even though I had a 12 month head start you soon overtook me. You bought the 105mm f2.5P, kept showing it off and eventually forced me to buy one too (love that one).
Actually Ive got to confess that the 24PCE is so good - that I'm now tempted by the 45PCE - it's way more than I want to spend and I haven't got anything left to sell....so I'm going to focus on the Zeiss 55 cause I know I'll never have the money for that.