IR tests 2 HD Limited lenses vs SMC for flare etc.

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solarider
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Re: IR tests 2 HD Limited lenses vs SMC for flare etc.
In reply to brandrx, 6 months ago

That is a fair improvement on the flare test, though I'm sure most of us will keep what we already have

brandrx wrote:

solarider wrote:

In case you're wondering if the new HD coatings have any improvements over the original SMC - two

HD Limiteds, 21 and 40 were tested against the original SMC's:

http://www.imaging-resource.com/news/2014/03/19/farewell-to-flare-pentaxs-hd-limited-lens-lineup-gets-a-real-world-test

Hi Nic,

Thanks for the link.

What I see is not enough for me to get rid of my current Limiteds but I might just buy the HD 20-40mm Limited zoom sometime in the future.

Ron

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