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Forums Lobby MASTER YOUR LENSES Manual Focus Lenses

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Pinned topic Your last or most recent manual focus lens (Part V)
It's once again time to start a new thread. You can find the old threads here: [link:w
benveniste Moderator Awarded for is high level skills in various areas, including Macro and Landscape Photography Donor Ribbon. Awarded for his generous suppport to the Fundraising Campaign 2014 20-Dec-14 08:11 PM
by pcc66
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Pinned topic What's in your bag, manual lens-wise? - Part II
Thread's getting long, plus there have been some changes for me. [link:www.nik onians.or
Kilted_F3_nut Moderator Skilled and passionate film photogtrapher 21-Nov-14 06:38 AM
by autoexer
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Pinned topic Adding a CPU to manual focus Nikkors
I recognize this has been discussed before, but hope that my contribution will prove helpf
Thomaspin 22-Aug-14 06:48 AM
by pistnbroke
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Pinned topic AI lenses from KEH... An FYI...
This is mainly for those of us with F4's, FA's, and FG's... The bodies that have the coup
Kilted_F3_nut Moderator Skilled and passionate film photogtrapher 22-Aug-14 12:14 AM
by autoexer
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A general, generic topic Aggressive Chemicals and Lens Coatings
Hello Forum. I am trying to learn what chemicals will harm or strip modern lens coating
T42 Silver Member25-Dec-14 11:35 AM
by agitater
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A general, generic topic Question on Series E Ai-s lenses
Is their an optical difference or just build quality on the Series E vs Ai-s and Ai lenses
tommiejeep Silver Member24-Dec-14 02:35 PM
by tommiejeep
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This is a hot, active topic! Manual focus lenses for action photography?
A newbie question. To what extent can manual focus only lenses be used for outdoor photogr
EDVM 24-Dec-14 02:37 AM
by Arthur Laurent
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A general, generic topic I'm so happy to find!!!
Hi All. I knew that somewhere in the house I had a Micro Nikkor of some type, but could
jstream Silver Member21-Dec-14 04:30 AM
by jstream
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A general, generic topic Voigtlander are they any good?
Hello all, I would like to hear from those who have used any Voigtlander lenses. Thinki
Peterdan Silver Member19-Dec-14 04:41 AM
by tnabbott
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A general, generic topic Which Zeiss wide angle 21mm, 25 mm or 28mm?
Hi all – Would be very grateful for some guidance on choosing the focal length for a new p
Robert44 Silver Member18-Dec-14 04:27 AM
by GiantTristan
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A general, generic topic Repairing a non-working pre-AI 50mm f/1.4 lens
I recently picked up this lens "as-is" for a great price. The problems? The lens would not
pcc66 14-Dec-14 05:10 PM
by pcc66
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A general, generic topic 35 f/1.4 Ai-S
This lens has a lot of accolades and Nikon will still make one for you today. I have one
rw11 14-Dec-14 01:48 AM
by autoexer
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A general, generic topic Care of Fisheye Lenses
Hi All, I had posted this on the Berger Brothers forum, but did not get a reply so I wo
StevenPituch Silver Member09-Dec-14 04:08 PM
by Ken_BergerBros
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A general, generic topic Editing non-CPU lens EXIF data
I've been looking for an easy way to add the lens data for non-CPU lenses and ran across t
tegel Silver Member Donor Ribbon awarded for his generous support to the Fundraising Campaign 2014 09-Dec-14 01:49 PM
by Luke_Miller
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This is a hot, active topic! Christmas lights and the Noct-Nikkor
My neighbor across the street from me put up these lights today. I was across the street i
Leonard62 Gold Member Awarded for excellent contributions and sharing his in-depth knowledge and experience with the community, especially of Nikkor Lenses Writer Ribbon awarded for his contributions to the Nikonians Resources articles library 09-Dec-14 12:54 PM
by KnightPhoto
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A general, generic topic Old but still sharp as ever Nikon 70-210E
Just playing around with my Nikon 70-210E in the house since I am totally exhausted but th
James23p Moderator Awarded for his wide variety of skills, a true generalist both in film and digital photography 08-Dec-14 04:06 AM
by LightMeter
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A topic tagged as having a question 50mm f/1.8 vs. 55mm micro for slide copying
A good friend of mine has asked about doing some slide duplication. She's a graphic desig
benveniste Moderator Awarded for is high level skills in various areas, including Macro and Landscape Photography Donor Ribbon. Awarded for his generous suppport to the Fundraising Campaign 2014 07-Dec-14 03:07 PM
by Leonard62
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A general, generic topic Test of Sakar 500mm Mirror T Mount manual lens
I admit that I am impressed with this lens I bought off Craigs list for the price of a goo
JBD90 05-Dec-14 02:29 AM
by Kilted_F3_nut
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A general, generic topic I picked up a Sakar 500mm f 8 mirror lens just for a bi...
Does anyone know who Sakar is? Made in Korea. seems a tad soft but for just a few bucks
JBD90 30-Nov-14 12:34 AM
by JBD90
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This topic has been locked by a team member Buying M42 ish lenses, and shots; (Non-Nikon)
This topic has been moved by the moderator of this forum.
Larry E30 Silver Member Donor Ribbon awarded for his generous support to the Fundraising Campaign 2014 28-Nov-14 05:24 PM
by Larry E30
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This topic has been locked by a team member Anyone tried the m42 to nikon F mount adaptors
Hi i have a couple of m42 lenses i wish to mount on my fujis2 pro and nikon n80. I know th
roo_rider007 27-Nov-14 08:11 PM
by Leonard62
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A general, generic topic Funny thing ; Yard sale lens ; Lentar 35mm f2.8 ; prese...
I found it in the Van - from a past yard sale - had Canon T mount So I took off my T
Larry E30 Silver Member Donor Ribbon awarded for his generous support to the Fundraising Campaign 2014 21-Nov-14 02:12 AM054 ---
A general, generic topic Sigma 28mm f1.8D or Nikon 28mm f3.5 (MF lenses)
Moderator can move this ... I ment to put it in 'Manuall Focus Lenses' I was agitated
Larry E30 Silver Member Donor Ribbon awarded for his generous support to the Fundraising Campaign 2014 21-Nov-14 02:04 AM
by Larry E30
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A general, generic topic Great DISCOVERY ; Phoenix 19-35mm,finding... ;
Not so much the lens as the camera.! though the lenses are quite good. Lenses do certai
Larry E30 Silver Member Donor Ribbon awarded for his generous support to the Fundraising Campaign 2014 15-Nov-14 05:47 AM053 ---
This is a hot topic – It has been locked by a team member What's in your bag (manual lens-wise)?
Currently, my lens arsenal is: 20/3.5 Nikkor-UD with AI ring #20 and HN-9 lens hood. L
Kilted_F3_nut Moderator Skilled and passionate film photogtrapher 13-Nov-14 11:42 PM
by Larry E30
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This is a hot, active topic! Nikkor 45mm f2.8 GN ...? ;
What do you guys think of this lens ? I have one 'on the hook'. Larry
Larry E30 Silver Member Donor Ribbon awarded for his generous support to the Fundraising Campaign 2014 12-Nov-14 03:45 AM
by Larry E30
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A general, generic topic Which MF Macro Lens?
I'm considering buying a used MF macro lens. I currently shoot with a D7100, but may also
torwood Silver Member11-Nov-14 10:58 AM
by markwatts
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A general, generic topic 2 Manual Focus lenses on the way ; fun lenses
1) Vivitar 35-85mm f2.8 throughout 2)Soligor 135 f2.8 12 blade preset Just for the fu
Larry E30 Silver Member Donor Ribbon awarded for his generous support to the Fundraising Campaign 2014 11-Nov-14 12:20 AM
by Larry E30
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A general, generic topic How rare is the 58mm f1.2 Noct-Nikkor?
I know that a few Nikonian's have this lens. But according to two Nikon reps I was talking
Leonard62 Gold Member Awarded for excellent contributions and sharing his in-depth knowledge and experience with the community, especially of Nikkor Lenses Writer Ribbon awarded for his contributions to the Nikonians Resources articles library 07-Nov-14 04:52 AM
by CaptainYooh
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A general, generic topic Tamron 90mm f2.5 macro ;
Can't believe I bought another Macro.Only $110.00 shipped I recently had *a Nikon 60mm,
Larry E30 Silver Member Donor Ribbon awarded for his generous support to the Fundraising Campaign 2014 06-Nov-14 07:50 PM
by Larry E30
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