KONIKA 40 1.8 vs CANON 50 1.4

Started Apr 22, 2013 | Questions thread
Shop cameras & lenses ▾
Contributing MemberPosts: 958Gear list
Re: KONIKA 40 1.8 vs CANON 50 1.4
In reply to ionutradulescu, Jun 7, 2013
Which should i keep?

I like my CANON, but is heavy and the manual focus ring is kind a stiff. The HEXANON is a pancake next to CANON and very light. Opinions?

Reading your requirements, what ever lens you decide to keep, it will not be 100% ideal solution for you.

IMHO, best of both worlds for you would be:

Konica Hexanon 1.7/50 and Canon (new)FD 1.4/50

Get it both, and then you can decide which one you will keep.

I have prefect copy of each, both are wonderful lenses. Somehow, I prefer Konica. It is subjective, of course.

 Jokica's gear list:Jokica's gear list
Sony a6000 Sony a77 II Samyang 85mm F1.4 Aspherical IF Sony DT 16-50mm F2.8 SSM Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS
Reply   Reply with quote   Complain
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow