Forgot Password
Pentax Camera Forums Home
 

Reply
Show Printable Version Search this Thread
05-21-2013, 11:20 AM   #1
New Member




Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 3
Q: Which 135 screw mount takumar for mirrorless

Was wondering if anyone can recommend:

I have an Olympus OMD and would like to use a screw-mount Takumar 135 for landscape shooting and people candids. I've have the 135/3.5 before, and it was pretty good. Was going to get that one, but I read about the 135/2.5.

Anyone used these on a new, digital mirrorless system, and could you recommend one over the other?

05-21-2013, 03:11 PM   #2
Veteran Member




Join Date: May 2011
Location: Southern California
Photos: Albums
Posts: 4,082
The 135/2.5 comes in two versions. The second version is excellent, but the first version is no slouch. I replaced my (version 2) with the Canon FD 135/2. I don't think it's a better lens, but I have a lot of FD stuff. The Takumar 135/2.5 is one of the best lenses I've ever had/used.

We have a lens database with user reviews for most Pentax lenses and many third party M42/K lenses.
Super-Multi-Coated TAKUMAR/Super-Takumar 135mm F2.5 Reviews - M42 Screwmount Telephoto Primes - Pentax Lens Reviews & Lens Database

Taken on a Sony NEX 5N


Last edited by kenafein; 05-21-2013 at 03:18 PM.
Reply

Bookmarks
  • Submit Thread to Facebook Facebook
  • Submit Thread to Twitter Twitter
  • Submit Thread to Digg Digg
Tags - Make this thread easier to find by adding keywords to it!
k-mount, mirrorless, pentax lens, slr lens, takumar
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
need help with screw mount of Pentar 135 2.8 tiagorosado Pentax SLR Lens Discussion 5 08-28-2012 11:38 PM
Takumar 135 2.5 vs Super Tak 135 3.5, both bayonet mount, which is better? chongmic Pentax SLR Lens Discussion 7 04-09-2011 11:55 PM
For Sale - Sold: Asahi Pentax SMC Takumar 50mm f/1.4 M42 Screw Mount Lens wallyb Sold Items 4 12-29-2008 11:18 AM
Takumar 200mm; Screw mount adaptor?? rdrum76 Pentax SLR Lens Discussion 7 11-13-2007 04:22 PM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 05:34 PM. | See also: NikonForums.com, part of our network of photo forums!
  • Red (Default)
  • Green
  • Gray
  • Dark
  • Dark Yellow
  • Dark Blue
  • Old Red
  • Old Green
  • Old Gray
  • Dial-Up Style
Hello! It's great to see you back on the forum! Have you considered joining the community?
register
Creating a FREE ACCOUNT takes under a minute, removes ads, and lets you post! [Dismiss]
Top