Good, sharp and small prime - with adapter

Started Jun 23, 2011 | Discussions thread
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Re: Good, sharp and small prime - with adapter
In reply to davect01, Jun 23, 2011

davect01 wrote:

The stock 16mm.

which adapter do you use with the 16mm?

One cheap option is a Russian Jupiter or Industar in L/M39 mount - it's one of the smallest adapter sizes. Industar build quality can be hit and miss, but good copies can be very good. My Industar-61 55mm 2.8 ($12 + $15 adapter) is a bit clunky to focus (not a re-lubricating issue as some have - some parts are a poor fit), but can take gorgeous photos:


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