Petzval Portrait lens 85mm f/2.2 in canon mount

Started Jul 25, 2013 | Discussions thread
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johnparas11zenfoliodotcom Senior Member • Posts: 2,214
Petzval Portrait lens 85mm f/2.2 in canon mount

I posted the same thing on the NIkon SLR lens forum..but since this lens will be available in canon mount as well..
I was wondering if i can achieve the same swirly effects of this lens (only $300 for the kick starter) by putting a clear UV filter and i put some "swirly" type marks with clear nail polish on the edge? I want this lens but it is only manual focus..
what do you guys think?

http://microsites.lomography.com/petzval-lens/

http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/lomography/the-lomography-petzval-portrait-lens

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