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03-06-2020, 08:49 AM - 2 Likes   #1
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Hello everyone. Finally joined the forum after years of lurking and reading the gear reviews.

Got a new-to-me 645Z and D FA 55/2.8 this week and love the initial images. I have also been shooting with legacy Pentax lenses adapted to Canon and Sony bodies for the last 13 years. I also own the 50/1.2 and 31/1.8. However, my favorite lens is a $18 copy of SMC Takumar 55/1.8. This lens produced lovely and unique portraits that I haven't been able to replicate with the numerous 50mm lenses I've own over the years.

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Welcome from Ventura County! The Tak 55 is one of my favorites as well. Be sure to drop by the Takumar Club here on the forums!

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