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Joined on Dec 4, 2002
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Pentax K-5
Panasonic DMC-LX3
Sunpak 383 Super

(And a whole bunch of film cameras/lenses.)

'62 Raleigh Sports 3-speed
'02 Bianchi Volpe
'04 ANT Light Roadster fixed gear
'08 Surly Travelers Check

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  • Created user review thread Sharp?!?
    Did somebody say, "sharp?" If sharp were stinky, this lens would be an hour after a diaper truck smashed through the locker room of the fishermen's union hall during a summer garbage strike. If ...
  • Created user review thread Great walk-around lens for street.
    Beautiful little lens. Very compact, sharp when stopped down to f4.5 and beyond. A little soft at the edges wide open, but nice background bokeh with close-up subjects. A little barrel distortion ...
  • Created user review thread Crikey this thing is good!
    One of the sharpest lenses I've ever used. Great colors, super versatile, no distortion that I can see, no CR, beautiful rendering, top-notch build quality. Has a nice heft to it--similar to my old ...
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