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Legacy Lenses Discuss the use of older lenses, using adapters, from the Olympus OM system, Leica M and R-series, and the millions of others too.

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Old 19th July 2009
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Pancake madness

Well I did pull back from trying to collect as many pancake lenses as I could but not before picking up a cheap Industar 50-2
silly lens as the M42-4/3 adapter adds 50% to its length...
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Re: Pancake madness

Actualy pretty good for a Tessar type, and you are right the Industar was a pan-cacke in those day's.
A bit long for an Oly pan-cacke with 100mm effective......

Have you tried to do portraits with it yet ?
The focal length is suited for it.......

Nice shot, thanks for the idea, I will have a look for it when I am back in Holland again.

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Re: Pancake madness

Well - there's nothing wrong with that shot.. Nicely done :-)

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Re: Pancake madness

It works well.

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