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03-06-2010, 12:17 PM   #1
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[SOLD] [Worldwide] Takumar-A 70-200mm f4 Macro

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Takumar-A 70-200mm f4 Macro

Asking Price
40 + actual shipping cost and paypal fee

Item Location
Montreal

Item Description
I got this lens off a bundle I purchased while back. It is in very good condition, and I find it a surprisingly good performer. I might not be a very experimented photographer, but the colors rendition and the overall sharpness of the lens is quite good.

This lens is well suited for DSLR with its A aperture settings. Macro 1:2 (not true macro but still better than a lot of others).

The lens is all metal build, very solid feel, the focus is very smooth. Aperture blade are snappy and oil free. Free of haze and fungus as well. This lens is a slide to zoom, the lens therefore do not extend any longer than what it is.
It comes with original front lens cap and generic rear lens cap.

I included a few test shots I took with it. They are very dirty test shots all taken handheld and at 200mm. I also did a quick comparison at f/8 between my da 50-200mm at 200mm and this lens.

pictures of the lens








200mm comparison : (handheld)
Takumar :

Crop


DA 50-200mm

Crop

Quick example of the macro capability : handheld, windy day and at 200mm !


Are you the original owner of the item being sold?
No

Are you selling or trading this item?
Selling

Item Condition (Key)
Used
Like New

Shipping Destinations
Worldwide

Shipping Charge
actual cost

Shipping Services
Canada Post / USPS

Accepted Payment Types
PayPal Check/Money Order Other (Elaborate)

Return Policy & Additional Details
Item may be returned if not as described

Please send me a private message if interested in the item!

---------- Post added 03-06-2010 at 02:19 PM ----------

Questions are welcome - I also forgot to mention that the lens is big and heavy compared to my DA 50-200mm.


Last edited by kp0c; 03-11-2010 at 05:08 AM. Reason: price lowered
03-08-2010, 06:01 AM   #2
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