Old lens back in use

Bob W pdml at web-options.com
Sat Jul 31 04:45:10 EDT 2010


> Just thought it would be worth sharing this purely for interest.
> 
> Pentax-M 135/3.5 on my wife's Panasonic G2. Airbus 380 taken at the
> Farnborough airshow last weekend.
> http://www.mitch.myzen.co.uk/Farnborough2010/slides/_1000263.html
> 
> Works well if a teeny bit soft - don't know whether that's the lens, my
> inability to focus manually or a bit of shake / movement. Of course, on
the
> Micro 4/3 system it's equivalent to 270mm. I'll get round to doing some
> controlled tests one day.
> 

Airbuses (Airbi?) always look as if they're about to fall out of the sky.

> Karin got a nice bit of foreground interest in this one during the Red
Arrows'
> display:
> http://www.mitch.myzen.co.uk/Farnborough2010/slides/_1000248.html
> 
> That was taken with the Panasonic 14-42 lens.

that's easily the best shot of the set, I'm sorry to have to tell you. I was
going to suggest you put it into next year's book, but I see there's no
Pentax involvement :o(







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