Not too sure if this has been posted before (did a search and couldn't find it).
Canon Virtual Lens Plant. Quite informative about how lenses are made at Canon.
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that was rerally fun to watch. thanks for the link!
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May 23, 2007 14:04 as a reply to @ wazmunstr's post |
Nice one mate.
I posted that out on another site lat month..... makes that 500mm f4 seem cheap!
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Nice demo - I like to see the hands-on process like this.
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May 23, 2007 14:57 as a reply to @ GBRandy's post |
Great link. Thanks for sharing!
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Really fun stuff! Very interesting to see how much work is involved in manufacturing one of these lenses.
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Jul 21, 2007 13:23 as a reply to @ nomorebs's post |
Thanks great link. Really like the section on Asperical and Florite lenses.
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ah yes this has been posted on here before but it was in the middle of another thread of someone asking why lenses are so expensive... definitely a really cool thing to watch!
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WOW. thanks for sharing that. enlightening.