40mm Pancake lens, my first images and review ...

Started Jul 23, 2012 | Discussions thread
Michael Lane
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Cosina makes Voigtländer 40mm for Canon
In reply to IvanM, Jul 24, 2012

I would like to remind everyone that Cosina makes the Voigtländer Ultron 40mm f/2 SL II for Canon EOS cameras. I bought a nearly new lens on eBay for around $370 delivered. They sell for $499 new.

It is manual focus only, but that is one of the primary reasons I bought it. Manual focusing on this lens is a pleasure, and it increases your attachment each photo. The build quality for the lens is excellent, as is the IQ.

I was considering the Canon 40mm, but I am extremely pleased with the Voigtländer despite the extra expense.

I added a slightly cropped, handheld photo to demonstrate the IQ.

Michael
Kane'ohe, Hawai'i

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