What is your most recent (alt) lens purchase?
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Thatspeck
Registered: Dec 13, 2003
Total Posts: 743
Country: United States

That looks like a pretty effective antacid for most folks GAS.

I'd like to offer my Oregon address (no sales tax) and services as a re-shipper of your expensive camera related purchases. Have your new Leica M etc. sent here, I will test everything out for several weeks (you know, just to make it look like I was the real purchaser), then forward it along to you in your sales tax charging state when the coast seems clear.



jcolwell
Registered: Feb 10, 2005
Total Posts: 20895
Country: Canada

Olympus OM 85mm f/2 MC.



Jman13
Registered: May 02, 2005
Total Posts: 10635
Country: United States

This little gem of a lens:






jcolwell
Registered: Feb 10, 2005
Total Posts: 20895
Country: Canada

Jman13 wrote:
This little gem of a lens





arstein
Registered: Feb 26, 2002
Total Posts: 105
Country: United States

Canon FD 200/4 Macro








Peire
Registered: Apr 27, 2010
Total Posts: 1325
Country: Poland

arstein wrote:
Canon FD200 Macro f4









I bought this lens sometimes in winter, but only had the first outing with it 2 weeks ago.It is great.You'll be pleased for sure.

NEX5N+Canon FD 200/4 Macro












Krosavcheg
Registered: Apr 10, 2006
Total Posts: 2709
Country: Japan

Sigma 35/1.4. Probably shouldn't have.
So far so good though. All MF, took it for a test drive in a derelict onsen nearby.
Next: compare it to CY 35/1.4



Krosavcheg
Registered: Apr 10, 2006
Total Posts: 2709
Country: Japan

Just picked up CY 50/1.4 and CY35-70/3.4 at a street sell for $200 total



sebboh
Registered: Nov 02, 2009
Total Posts: 10624
Country: United States

Krosavcheg wrote:
Sigma 35/1.4. Probably shouldn't have.
So far so good though. All MF, took it for a test drive in a derelict onsen nearby.
Next: compare it to CY 35/1.4


lookin forward to seeing the results.

Krosavcheg wrote:
Just picked up CY 50/1.4 and CY35-70/3.4 at a street sell for $200 total


nice! i'll give you $300 for 'em.



Krosavcheg
Registered: Apr 10, 2006
Total Posts: 2709
Country: Japan

Sebboh: i though you were a Rokkor guy

looks like 50mm got a tiny bit of oil on the blades. Haven't checked the 35-70 that thoroughly yet.



jcolwell
Registered: Feb 10, 2005
Total Posts: 20895
Country: Canada

Krosavcheg wrote:
Just picked up CY 50/1.4 and CY35-70/3.4 at a street sell for $200 total


Excellent price.



lenticular11
Registered: Jul 16, 2011
Total Posts: 678
Country: Australia

sebboh wrote:
Krosavcheg wrote:
Sigma 35/1.4. Probably shouldn't have.
So far so good though. All MF, took it for a test drive in a derelict onsen nearby.
Next: compare it to CY 35/1.4


lookin forward to seeing the results.

Krosavcheg wrote:
Just picked up CY 50/1.4 and CY35-70/3.4 at a street sell for $200 total


nice! i'll give you $300 for 'em.


I'll see his $300 and raise to $450! (and I already have a C/Y 50/1.4)!.

My last alt lens purchase was a Contax G45, then converted to Leica M, as reported on this thread.

Here's a SOOC RAW-TIF-jpeg with no PP whatsoever - ISO160, Leica M8, f3.5




Krosavcheg
Registered: Apr 10, 2006
Total Posts: 2709
Country: Japan

Beautiful shot!
Hmm, I had only 50/1.7 and my workhorse 35-70/3.4 is getting a little beaten up. It was time to get a safety copy..
The 50/1.4 seems to have a Contax P filter attached and fairly firmly at that.



sebboh
Registered: Nov 02, 2009
Total Posts: 10624
Country: United States

Krosavcheg wrote:
Sebboh: i though you were a Rokkor guy


i have a few contax lenses too, they're more special purpose than my rokkors and though. i also have a few other brands of lenses...



Krosavcheg
Registered: Apr 10, 2006
Total Posts: 2709
Country: Japan

sebboh wrote:
Krosavcheg wrote:
Sebboh: i though you were a Rokkor guy


i have a few contax lenses too, they're more special purpose than my rokkors and though. i also have a few other brands of lenses...


Fair enough I am always amazed by your Rokkor shots - absolutely beautiful.
I suppose I niched you somehow..



Dergiman
Registered: Mar 12, 2005
Total Posts: 815
Country: Austria

Did anybody say Christmas?



carstenw
Registered: Dec 26, 2005
Total Posts: 15755
Country: Germany

I'll be watching with interest how you will combine those three items



twoeye
Registered: Jan 14, 2011
Total Posts: 416
Country: Norway

Used RX1 with EVF and some other stuff is in the mail



ZoneV
Registered: Nov 20, 2008
Total Posts: 915
Country: Germany

Vivitar Series 1 90mm f/2.5 + matched 1:1-1:2 macro tube (with lenses)
Zeiss Contax 50mm f/1.4 with deep scratch on filter ring (thats my third one, was cheap)
Tamron 24mm f/2.5 01B
Schneider Kreuznach Cinegon 4.8mm & Cinegon 12mm auto iris lenses for experiments



lenticular11
Registered: Jul 16, 2011
Total Posts: 678
Country: Australia

Leica Summicron dual-range 50....en route from the UK



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