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08-05-2009, 02:36 PM   #1
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Got my Rokinon 85mm f1.4 .. what a well made lens !

UPS just delivered this baby and she is beautiful. The construction is as fine as any Pentax lens I have (excluding Limiteds).

I have a feeling she will be a great performer. After reading the postings I'm very happy I bought this lens (so far).

Photos coming up in a day or so.

PS; The Rokinon Logo looks very nice/small and clean ... much nicer than the Bower or ? logo.


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08-05-2009, 07:14 PM   #2
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Two Fast shots with new Rokinon 85mm f1.4

Went out to the front yard and took two grab shots, more to follow.

What I noticed ... focus at 1.4 is VERY critical... these two taken at f1.4. I think it is pretty sharp at f1.4 ?






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looks sharp to me wll.

yup, focusing at 1.4 demands a very good control of DOF.
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IMO this is a fine MF lens!But be sure to check it well for a few known problems as QC is not as good as other lens manufacturers....enjoy!

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Wow nice, so sharp at 1.4....
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85mm F1.4 Rokinon on K-7 with 1.7x Pentax AF adapter

YouTube - Pentax K-7 in 1536x1024 *** mode with 85mm F1.4 Rokinon and Pentax 1.7x AF adapter (145mm F2.38)



F1.4 1/500 sec 200 iso *ist DS2


F1.4 1/250 sec 200 iso *ist DS2

YouTube - Pentax K-7 with 85mm F1.4 Rokinon
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