'Legendary' status

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norman shearer Senior Member • Posts: 1,131
Re: 'Legendary' status

Rol Lei Nut wrote:

-Olympus OM 21 3.5 MC. Life for UWAs is hard in the age of the Loxia 21, but the Oly is light, tiny and works well under the motto "f/8.0 and be there".

I've just been reading about this lens. Seems it can outresolve the rarer 21/2. I currently have the 21/2 in Luton Camera repairs. I dropped it onto carpet and the aperture seized and the filter thread got a little dented. Cost me £500 many years ago and it was allegedly a better performer than anything Canon had. I'm looking forward to getting it back in around a week and trying it out on Sony A7S. I'm hoping it'll make a good street lens on the A7S. I'll test out landscape/nature potential on A7R2.

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