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05-27-2013, 01:14 PM   #1
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Old glass junkie

Hi everybody!
I have just diagnosed myself as an old glass junkie........started off with a Tak 135/3.5 and now have a serious addiction.
Supertak 50/1.4, Meyer-Optik 135/2.8,Helios 44, Pentacon 29/2.8 and who knows what...
I hope this condition is not terminal,but I somehow expect it to be....
Oh well, well. Still a Canon owner though, but a proud Pentax owner too.....just bought a Spotmatic (came with a lens )
What impressed me again and again trying to find information about old M42 lenses, was how many times pentaxforums had the best info and the most informed people.
So now I am one of you and humbly hope to be one of those that can contribute to somebody else's quest in the future.

Jan

05-27-2013, 01:16 PM   #2
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Welcome to the forum, there's a lot of folk around here still using the older glass to great effect.
05-27-2013, 03:03 PM   #3
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Welcome to the Forum!

There are quite a few of us around here. Between the M42, and then the K, M and A lenses, there are plenty of opportunities to overdose.

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Bonjour from France and welcome to PF ... Helios 44's, love'em ... and post an image or two soon ... J



... plus I have two 44M-4's ... all of these thanks to my local thrift store

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