My poor legacy portrait lenses!

Started 8 months ago | Discussions thread
bgalb
Senior MemberPosts: 1,139Gear list
Like?
Re: My poor legacy portrait lenses!
In reply to Anfy, 8 months ago

I accumulated several legacy lenses in the past 3 years, but put them all on ebay today. They were fun to play with and the legacy macro lens was used to digitize what remains of my old transparencies and negatives. Now I find they are never used. My MFT lenses do a better job.

Konica AR 40 f1.8 - superbly sharp at f4. Not quite as sharp below that.

Konica AR 55 f3.5 macro. Finished with it after digitizing all remaining film. Very Good Lens.

Tokina SD AF 400mm AT-X F5.6-32.  Good lens, but difficult for me to manual focus accurately (My vision is not as good as it once was).

In short, why keep lenses you don't use?

 bgalb's gear list:bgalb's gear list
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Olympus E-M1 Panasonic Leica D Summilux Asph 25mm F1.4 Panasonic Lumix G Vario 100-300mm F4-5.6 OIS Panasonic 12-35mm F2.8 +2 more
Reply   Reply with quote   Complain
Post (hide subjects)Posted by
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow