3D Pop Lenses - Are Older Better?

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rurikw Senior Member • Posts: 1,849
Re: Some older lenses are better, for sure

SpinOne wrote:

You do know that most film lenses don't work well on digital sensors, by the way? Film could handle light that strikes the capture medium at oblique angles; digital sensors have problems with that, requiring different lens designs and/or microprisms on the sensor. Does this not have any effect on how a lens renders?

I know there is that problem with rangefinder lenses which come close to the film plane but can you really say "most film lenses"? I thought slr and dslr lenses were similarly designed in that respect, at least both have to clear the mirror?

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