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Re: Not all Legacy lenses are perfect...

Originally Posted by snaarman View Post

For info, I have tried two legacy lenses that I would readily use wide open: The humble Nikon E series 100mm f2.8 and my Tamron SP 90 macro, the latter is a very satisfying lens to use

I have never tried the SP 90 on the E1, but I still use it on my OM's, and it is a cracking lens.

I also have a Tamron SP 70 ~ 210 f 3.5 (with the 2 x converter) which is a bit heavy, but very satisfying to use.

I wonder how these lenses would stack up against current Zuikos on the test bench? Maybe not very well, but like valve amplifiers, it is the end result that matters.

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