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Nov 09, 2012 14:07 |  #7681

also, there is no way the camera would stand up like that with this lens attached - it's quite heavy. I had it supported with something and chopped it out in post.


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Nov 09, 2012 20:45 |  #7682

I figured they were quite light as well as small so had to check, turns out it's heavier than the regular 70-300mm. However the weight would be closer to the body lowering the centre of gravity, it'd likely be easier to balance than the 85mm f/1.2 for example (no idea if that's possible either).


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Nov 10, 2012 02:32 |  #7683

the weight and build of this lens is very much like the 24-70 2.8 MK1.


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Nov 10, 2012 02:37 |  #7684

srika wrote in post #15227141 (external link)
new toy, haven't had a chance to play with it much. but I am looking forward to it.

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How does the quality of the DO Green Ring lenses compare to the quality of the L Red Ring lenses?

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Nov 10, 2012 03:52 as a reply to  @ post 15175646 |  #7685

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Nov 10, 2012 13:25 |  #7686

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Nov 10, 2012 13:30 |  #7687

Inspeqtor wrote in post #15229014 (external link)
srika,

How does the quality of the DO Green Ring lenses compare to the quality of the L Red Ring lenses?

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if you are talking about build and feel (physical) quality, this may as well have a "L" Red Ring on it - it feels very much like a 24-70 2.8 Mk1. I haven't used it enough to comment on its IQ.


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Nov 11, 2012 23:12 |  #7688

lets keep it for a second!


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Nov 11, 2012 23:13 |  #7689

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Nov 12, 2012 11:15 |  #7690

The Ran wrote in post #15228314 (external link)
I figured they were quite light as well as small so had to check, turns out it's heavier than the regular 70-300mm. However the weight would be closer to the body lowering the centre of gravity, it'd likely be easier to balance than the 85mm f/1.2 for example (no idea if that's possible either).

I have the prehistoric super fat lead weight 1d Mark II with its 335gram battery, and even with the 85mm f/1.2 II, the thing tilts forward.... I guess the 85mm f/1.2 II is too heavy.


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Nov 12, 2012 12:30 |  #7691

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Nov 12, 2012 12:52 |  #7692

What mount is that?


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Nov 12, 2012 13:05 |  #7693

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What mount is that?

Looks like a Leica Thread Mount for a Canon Rangefinder camera.

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Nov 12, 2012 13:06 |  #7694

The Ran wrote in post #15237088 (external link)
What mount is that?

Most think it's a rangefinder body mount- not SLR. Trying to find out if this will work with the DSLRs.


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Nov 12, 2012 13:10 |  #7695

keith breazeal wrote in post #15237164 (external link)
Most think it's a rangefinder body mount- not SLR. Trying to find out if this will work with the DSLRs.

I don't think it will work because it is designed to be mounted closer to the film plane or image sensor.


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