Pentax 85mm soft focus lens

Started May 9, 2013 | Discussions thread
paulkienitz
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Re: This lens is special and I would keep it.
In reply to dick eduard, May 9, 2013

That effect gives it a very old-school feel, like a picture made in 1928.

dick eduard wrote:

paulkienitz wrote:

It would be nice to see a sample pic with it.  The quality of soft focus it gives might be quite different from a digital filter.

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Q with 02 zoom and Nikkor 180/2.8 ED for birding
K10D, Sig 17-70, DA 55-300, FA 50/1.4 "billy bass"
discards: DA 50-200 "zipper", F 100-300, Sigma 135-400 "piglet", M 400/5.6 "the Great Truncheon"

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Q with 02 zoom and Nikkor 180/2.8 ED for birding
K10D, Sig 17-70, DA 55-300, FA 50/1.4 "billy bass"
discards: DA 50-200 "zipper", F 100-300, Sigma 135-400 "piglet", M 400/5.6 "the Great Truncheon"

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Pentax Q Pentax K-3 Pentax smc DA 55-300mm F4.0-5.8 ED Pentax smc DA* 300mm F4.0 ED (IF) SDM Samyang 8mm F3.5 Aspherical IF MC Fisheye +4 more
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