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01-23-2021, 07:39 AM   #1
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Fujinon 55mm f1.6 DM (Fuji AX mount)

I recently received this film-era lens and thought it was worth sharing here:



compared to a Super Takumar 55mm f1.8:




simple, six-bladed aperture:



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as a 55mm lens, it automatically is one of my favorite focal-lengths, let's see if we can get anything worthwhile out of it:



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colors seem to be a little cooler than typical Pentax colors, but nothing that isn't either fixable in-camera or post... or just let it run:



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but it is sharp:





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That looks like a very fun lens! Yes, 55mm is one of my favorites as well. Both on FF and APSC.
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QuoteOriginally posted by ncallender Quote
That looks like a very fun lens! Yes, 55mm is one of my favorites as well. Both on FF and APSC.
thank you....

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Seems like a nice lens. Thanks for sharing.
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Nicely rendered boheh, and you are correct about the cooler colors. I like what I'm seeing tho.
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revisiting this lens with a trip through a flea market....



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