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05-06-2013, 02:07 PM   #1
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Helios 44-3

It seems like a have to do the "operation" on this lens due to narrow focusing ring. But hey. Itīs worth it. Multicoated but still with lovely bokeh.
Im still a newbee, someday I have to buy a modern camera but the K100 is still alive here.

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I was a bit quick to fix the levels in PS to see te potential.

05-06-2013, 04:18 PM   #2
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Nice rendering. I've got to get me one of those someday.
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It took me one hour to use the sand paper and rasp to get the focus ring down.
So the 44-3 is a good buy for both MC and 8 blades.
05-07-2013, 02:04 AM   #4
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Im in love. Im gonna keep this hidden Gem. This is m new flower lens. Look at the outdoor photos. The 44-3 has a little more darker tone than the pastellic 44-2. I guess its the multicoating.

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It does have a uniquely pleasing bokeh. Thanks for sharing these.

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