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Empire State Building Takumar Tilt
Lens: m42 Super Multi Coated Takumar 1.8/55mm Camera: Sony A7 Photo Location: Manhattan NY ISO: 100 Shutter Speed: 1/8000s Aperture: F1.8 
Posted By: Sliver-Surfer, 09-22-2014, 06:49 AM

Empire State Building m42 Super Multi Coated Takumar 1.8/55mm Tilt adapter on sony a7 from the top of the Rock, lens tilted on the vertical.



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09-22-2014, 07:05 AM   #2
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Definitely deserves my thumb up ! Very creative effect and I like the processing too ! This lens seems to be amazingly sharp for F1.8 !
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what is the pentax involvement here.. ? LOl
09-22-2014, 11:49 PM   #4
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what is the pentax involvement here.. ? LOl
The lens is probably the most iconic m42 lens pentax ever had. Pretty much every spotmatic sold came with the 55
https://www.pentaxforums.com/lensreviews/SMC-S-M-C-Super-Auto-Takumar-55mm-F1.8.html

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Ha, learn something everyday!
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A much photographed building, but this image is different, well done for something original.
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Definitely deserves my thumb up ! Very creative effect and I like the processing too ! This lens seems to be amazingly sharp for F1.8 !
Tak sharp as they say. Everyone should have this lens in their Manual lens arsenal just a great workhorse.
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QuoteOriginally posted by Sliver-Surfer Quote
Empire State Building m42 Super Multi Coated Takumar 1.8/55mm Tilt adapter on sony a7 from the top of the Rock, lens tilted on the vertical.

Good one!

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Old thread, I know, but that's just a beautifully done shot! Had to comment.
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An old thread, but worthy of resurrecting. Really nicely done!
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Old thread, I know, but that's just a beautifully done shot! Had to comment.
Thanks

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An old thread, but worthy of resurrecting. Really nicely done!
Thank you
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Cool picture but the blur is a bit too much for my taste. Just personal opinion
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