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06-18-2011, 06:53 AM   #1
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[SOLD] Vivitar 24mm f/2 Manual Focus Lens (CONUS)

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Vivitar 24mm f/2 Manual Focus Lens

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I bought this FF manual focus lens to explore the 24mm fixed focal length with fast aperture since Iíd always wanted a fast 35mm equivalent on digital. I was hesitant to invest in the FA* 24mm f/2 straight away since I wasnít sure if Iíd use the focal length a lot. My thinking was that if I liked it, I would sell it and buy the FA* 24mm. As it turns out, I rarely used this lens. The nice thing about this lens is that it is VERY small, only ~2Ē in length Ė so if youíre looking for a poor manís Limited, at this price, itís worth the risk. On my k100d Super, at f/2 it renders softly, with a bit of a milky sheen, but it starts to sharpen up by 2.8, and by f/4 itís fine. If you intend to convert most of your images to B&W, I found the f/2 rendering actually quite pleasing. Itís very hard to find a 24mm f/2 at a decent price, so I suspect this will go quickly. Includes both lens caps. Selling for $100 US + $10 shipping.

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06-19-2011, 12:18 AM   #2
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first two digitals of serial number?
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What mount ?? M42 ?? or K ??
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This is Pentax mount. K mount.

06-22-2011, 02:48 PM   #5
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Do you know the field of view for this lens?
06-22-2011, 03:35 PM   #6
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QuoteOriginally posted by Musicale Quote
What mount ?? M42 ?? or K ??
If it has an "A" position on the aperture ring it can't be M42.

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QuoteOriginally posted by JinDesu Quote
Do you know the field of view for this lens?
There looks to be a useful page on FoV here:
https://www.pentaxforums.com/forums/pentax-lens-articles/90477-crop-factor-fo...ield-view.html
 

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