Old Manual Focus Prime Lens

Challenge #5 in the Technology Enabling Art series. Hosted by ProfHankD.
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Over the last 30 years, photographers have become used to a variety of convenience features such as wide-open auto exposure, auto focus, and zoom lenses. Unfortunately, these features cost us depth-of-focus preview, precision and robustness of physical construction, and the superior IQ of prime lenses. This challenge is for photos created combining the best of both worlds: modern digital image capture and processing with an old, high-quality, manual-focus, prime lens.
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Watching sunset
by RomanB
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71st place (joint)
Made with an old beaten Nikkor 28mm f2.8 AIS on Canon 40d
Submitted: Wednesday, 4th November, 2009 02:35 (GMT)
Taken: Tuesday, 20th October, 2009
Focal length: 50 mm
Shutter speed: 1/100 sec
Aperture: F2
ISO: 200
Notes: Although EXIF says 50/2 this came from a AF Nikon-EOS adapter with AF confirmation
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