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Zeiss Distagon T* 3.5/ 18 mm ZE

 
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Jun 10, 2010 14:29 |  #1

Have not seen this lens here before:

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Got this lens some weeks ago. Being testing it. I just love this! This is the first picture that I've had with this lense that has some flare in it.
Did try it, though. :rolleyes:

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Jun 11, 2010 19:47 |  #2

Yes, you're right I don't see a lot of this lens being used. It's not very popular for some reason. How's the distortion? I am assuming you are using it on FF body.

I never shoot into the sun, but the flare is not that bad. Did you use a filter? It's been really sunny over here in Northern Cali lately, which is not always the best time to take pics (low contrast). Hopefully they'll be something moody to shoot in AK when I go up there at the end of the month.

I'm still learning to use my new MF gear myself. I'm currently reading a few books on the subject. Hopefully they will help me get up to speed.

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Jul 09, 2010 09:44 as a reply to swolfcg's post |  #3

Quiet here...

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EOS 5D, f8, 1/400s ISO 200
This lens is awesome, altough lately I've been having my new Makro-Planar T* 2/100 ZE on my camera. Haven't been using Canon lenses since I got my Planar 1,4/50 ZE. I think I'm a Zeiss man nowdays... :rolleyes:

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Jul 09, 2010 09:48 |  #4

swolfcg wrote in post #10346291external link
Yes, you're right I don't see a lot of this lens being used. It's not very popular for some reason. How's the distortion? I am assuming you are using it on FF body.

I never shoot into the sun, but the flare is not that bad. Did you use a filter? It's been really sunny over here in Northern Cali lately, which is not always the best time to take pics (low contrast). Hopefully they'll be something moody to shoot in AK when I go up there at the end of the month.

I'm still learning to use my new MF gear myself. I'm currently reading a few books on the subject. Hopefully they will help me get up to speed.

Steph

Decided not to have any filters with my Zeiss optics... Maybe some Heliopan filters in the future... never say no. FF, ou yeah! :)


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Jul 09, 2010 10:12 as a reply to labbai's post |  #5

Huge, but kind:

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EOS 5D, f13, 1/30 ISO 100
No post-processing, cropped a bit.

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Jul 21, 2010 12:02 as a reply to labbai's post |  #6

Two shots earlier today at lake Alakitka, Kuusamo:

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ISO 100 f4, 1/640s

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Jul 23, 2010 18:10 as a reply to labbai's post |  #7

At nearby swamp (or whatever that is in your language): http://www.sanakirja.o​rg/search.php?q=suo&l=​-1&l2=-1 (external link)

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Jul 23, 2010 18:55 |  #8

how do you do F2 on a f3.5.... :)


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Jul 23, 2010 18:59 |  #9

labbai wrote in post #10577637 (external link)
Two shots earlier today at lake Alakitka, Kuusamo:
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great shots, Nice capture!

p.s there is a thread somewhere for this lens...


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Jul 24, 2010 10:31 |  #10

zincozinco wrote in post #10592134external link
how do you do F2 on a f3.5.... :)

:rolleyes:


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Aug 20, 2010 15:33 as a reply to labbai's post |  #11

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f/22 8.0s

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Sep 17, 2010 03:45 as a reply to labbai's post |  #12

A gray morning in Turku

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1/125 f3.5, iso50

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Sep 17, 2010 05:42 as a reply to labbai's post |  #13

Dem doors...

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Sep 17, 2010 13:01 |  #14

You're really the only one who has this lens :-). How does it feel?


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Oct 09, 2010 23:07 |  #15

Cuba Sunrise
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iso 100 F10.0 S 1/30

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