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11-11-2011, 09:54 PM   #1
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Super takumar 85mm f1.9 on Kijiji

spotted this on toronto kijiji, I take it this lens is quite rare ?
SALE: best M42 & Pentax K lenses (also for Sony NEX & Micro 4/3) - City of Toronto Cameras For Sale - Kijiji City of Toronto Canada.

11-11-2011, 10:19 PM   #2
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It's somewhat rare, I've seen it on the marketplace twice in about 8 months. Some people like it more than the 85/2 and the 85/1.8 because of its rendering and highlights.
https://www.pentaxforums.com/lensreviews/Super-Multi-Coated-TAKUMAR-Super-Takumar-85mm-F1.9.html for the reviews on it.
11-11-2011, 10:24 PM   #3
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is this completely manual or has A feature ?
The bokeh rendering is quite incredible
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It's a Super Takumar, so it's all manual, and M42, so mounted on a K-mount body with the proper adapter, it does not have auto aperture (the viewfinder darkens as you stop the lens down). On a m42 body (like Spotmatic), there's an auto/manual switch, and the lens can do auto aperture with a pin at the back.

I agree, the bokeh is smashing on it.

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Nice- but for future reference, remember that online deals should be posted in our price watch section.

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