Category: German Lenses 

28 May 2018

A bulk purchase to get a good deal on a new film camera! miscellaneous impressions about PRAKTICA MTL5 and MTL3

 PRAKTICA MTL5 and MTL3

Until now, I have taken photos with cameras which happened to come with the lenses I wanted to introduce. But [ – ]

 

21 May 2018

As was expected, it is difficult to correct exposure with film cameras. PRAKTICA PLC3 and Flektogon Zebra 35mm vol.2 make a good combination.

As was expected, it is difficult to correct exposure with film cameras. PRAKTICA PLC3 and Flektogon Zebra 35mm vol.2 make a good combination.

The second film has developed, but I got baptism of a sunny day. The exposure turned out not the greatest. [ – ]

 

13 May 2018

Development is successfully done! It might be unexpectedly easier to use a film camera PRAKTICA PLC3 with Flektogon Zebra 35mm.

a film camera PRAKTICA PLC3 with Flektogon Zebra 35mm.

Finally, the first film has been developed!! The texture that I saw in old photo books exists in films. As [ – ]

 

 

28 Apr 2018

Meyer-Optik Golden-period lens Telefogar 90mm. Deep contrast and pleasant saturation feeling are fun / in Daikanyama

Telegfogar has shown a good depiction at portrait. Someday I wanted to use it in the street shooting, but I [ – ]

 

19 Apr 2018

Pancolar 50mm F1.8 is usuful old Zeiss lens, Good balance & Good depiction, in Mitaka

A warm day continued when I noticed it, it was a good season for town shooting. Even though we spend [ – ]

 

05 Apr 2018

My first use α7iii ! Old Leica, Ernst Leitz Wetzlar Elmar 90mm, Ting Elmer in Minami Shinjuku, Hatsudai

The texture of Leica lenses are unique, there is a attractive that is only in Leica. But! Leica is expensive! [ – ]

 

06 Mar 2018

Portrait vol.6, HELIOS 44-2 58mm, Jupiter-9 85mm, Industar 61 L/Z

A medium telephoto lens of about 85mm to 135mm, which rapidly blurs around the eyes, is suitable for portraits. Old [ – ]

 

18 Feb 2018

Biotar 58mm is not just only a swirly bokeh! Delicate and Exquisite in Iidabashi, Kagurazaka

Biotar 58 mm will be the second city shoot. Comparing with Helios in the previous trial was the axis, but [ – ]

 

27 Jan 2018

Flektogon 50mm F4.0 in Shinjyuku-gyoen. Discover a decky flektogon with a presence!

When I was looking at Yahoo auction, I found a rugged model of familiar Zebra pattern Flektogon. It is also [ – ]

 

06 Jan 2018

Primotar 50mm. Walking from Shinjuku from January 1st. I will walk this year too!

“Meyer Optik” Recently, it is a lens that shows the tasteful depiction. When I was walking towards Yoyogi centering on [ – ]

 

04 Jan 2018

Flektogon F2.8 35mm Zebra – Repaired lenses test shoots –

Flektogon you will surely see when you are investigating Zeiss related with old lens. This is a post collection of [ – ]

 

28 Dec 2017

Industar-61 L/Z 50mm F2.8 of Star blur – Repaired lenses test shoots –

Compared to other Russian old lenses such as Helios and Jupiter, it sharply sharpens, and it gets close to 30 [ – ]

 

25 Nov 2017

Primagon F4.5 35mm of Mayer optik’s golden age in Chofu, Jindaiji

Primagon F4.5 35mm

I think that the lens of the silver lens barrel from the end of the 50’s to the beginning of [ – ]

 

18 Oct 2017

Carl Zeiss Jena / Sonnar 135mm F3.5, a name that remains beyond the era “Sonnar” in Shimokitazawa

Digital Camera

Sonnar has already gotten results at the portrait, but in the street shooting it was somewhat difficult to bring it [ – ]

 

10 Oct 2017

Steinheil Munchen / Cassar F2.8 45mm in Kyodo, Why are old lenses so gentle?

In SNS, you often see photos that have been roughened by filtering. From there you can see that there is [ – ]