Forgot Password
Pentax Camera Forums Home
 

Reply
Show Printable Version Search this Thread
04-20-2014, 08:40 AM   #31
Veteran Member




Join Date: Dec 2013
Location: N.E. Ohio
Posts: 535
QuoteOriginally posted by baro-nite Quote
I think they all have the same socket/button. I prefer the cable because otherwise it takes a fairly hefty push of the button to stop down, a greater risk of moving the camera.



I'm a fan of the coinimaging.com tests too; very useful info. You certainly have all you need to get going with a very wide range of magnifications. I was a bit disappointed at the performance of the K35/3.5 for reversed high-magnification macro, given how sharp a lens it is used normally. The K28/3.5 is much better.
Ah, thanks for the heads-up on my typo -- Yep, it's the K28/3.5 I have! I'm also pairing the K-3 with an Olympus E-PL5 body (Pana. 20mm; Olympus 60mm macro; + adapters for Pentax, Nikon, and Contax-G) to lighten the load at the telephoto and CF/macro ends (and gain an AF option)... so I get extended flexibility there, too. The Series 1 "Bokina" just arrived yesterday, and it's in spectacular shape -- literally new condition (zero dust internally -- zero!; etc.), so I'm feeling pretty good about that. Gotta love that tiny 6.5 oz. Oly. 1:1 weather resistant macro for the longer hikes...

04-23-2014, 08:09 AM   #32
Veteran Member
bassek's Avatar

Join Date: Feb 2011
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 547
Original Poster
Got the bellows yesterday, no slide copier or scales but the price was still more than OK since the rest is in great shape.
The lock pin was tricky, I was afraid that the M50 would be permanently attached for a while.

Seb
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!
bellows, k-mount, lens, pentax lens, slr lens, unit
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
For Sale - Sold: Bellows and 150mm bellows lens Peter Zack Sold Items 6 02-25-2010 05:04 PM
Wanted - Acquired: Macro lens for use on bellows Lowell Goudge Sold Items 5 02-10-2010 04:57 PM
Which Lens for Bellows Use geauxpez Pentax SLR Lens Discussion 14 08-31-2008 01:40 PM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 11:37 AM. | 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