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08-05-2019, 03:49 AM   #1
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Vivitar (Cosina) 100mm f3.5 Macro

this Cosina-made, MF macro lens can be found under several labels, including Vivitar (mine), Promaster, Phoenix, and (of course) Cosina....

there is also an AF version...





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with the 1:1 diopter that (should) come with the lens:



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Phoenix AF version



















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There is also a Pentax version of this lens.
SMC Pentax-FA 100mm F3.5 Macro Reviews - FA Prime Lenses - Pentax Lens Reviews & Lens Database
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QuoteOriginally posted by Fogel70 Quote
I donít think they are the same, 2 ring zoom for Pentax and push pull zoom for Vivitar
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this lens is neither a zoom, nor a push/pull....

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QuoteOriginally posted by Lowell Goudge Quote
I donít think they are the same, 2 ring zoom for Pentax and push pull zoom for Vivitar
The FA is the same as the AF version of the Cosina. My Phoenix branded copy is identified as the Pentax FA in Lightroom and by Flickr.
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QuoteOriginally posted by pepperberry farm Quote
You've created some very good images with this Vivitar (Cosina) lens. Thanks for posting. It's nice to see you're getting into the Christmas spirit already. :-)
Best.
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QuoteOriginally posted by Charlie Victor Quote
You've created some very good images with this Vivitar (Cosina) lens. Thanks for posting. It's nice to see you're getting into the Christmas spirit already. :-)
Best.
thank you...
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