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04-20-2011, 01:07 AM   #91
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Weathersealing ?

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QuoteOriginally posted by Digitalis Quote
I own a Pentax 645 120mm f/4 macro, with the images I have obtained from it I don't see anything wrong with it to justify a remake.
The lack of inner focusing makes it difficult if not impossible to convert to SDM drive; the lens extends 5,5cm while focusing. In addition whather sealing will be most useful in such a lens as it is ideal for outdoor macro use. Pentax did redesign the A* 200/4 macro into the FA* 200/4 IF macro with a completely new optical design inspite of the fact that there was nothing wrong with the old lens optically...
The lens shown has a front diametre that makes me certain it is no faster than F:4; hence, a macro lens...
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Chris Willson will get one next days
He will love that lens
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QuoteOriginally posted by zackspeed Quote
Chris Willson will get one next days
He will love that lens
yep he does :D (Chris Willson's flickr)

i hope there are more test shots to follow


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Yes,sure.
But give him time to find a good place to hide this lens
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