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06-17-2013, 01:49 PM   #1
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The Vivitar 70-150 3.8

Got this baby (big moma would be a better description) with a Pentax -ME.

Took it out for a ride at the community garden just next to our house for some test photos.
Feel free to say what you thing. It has a close macro function and i got pretty impressed by the bokeh.

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06-20-2013, 06:31 AM   #2
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I've got the same lens, bought it in 1981/2 as far as I can remember. It is a nice portrait lens and boy my copy, a series "1" made by Kiron if I'm correct, also produce some fine, sharp images. It seems you've got a good copy on your hands, enjoy it!
06-20-2013, 07:42 AM   #3
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That's some busy bokeh!

Nice colours, like most Vivitar lenses from that time. I do prefer the bokeh of the 70-210 f3.5 v1 but I hear your lens is also very fun to use.

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