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G1 with Leitz Hektor 125/2.5

Discussion in 'Adapted Lenses' started by f6cvalkyrie, Sep 13, 2010.

  1. f6cvalkyrie

    f6cvalkyrie Mu-43 All-Pro

    Feb 12, 2010
    Brussels, Belgium
    Hi,

    my new lens arrived last week.
    I was anxious to use it, but had to wait for the M39 to Nikon adapter, which came in today.

    This lens is designed for use on a Visoflex, but I adapt it by using my Nikon PB-4 bellows. Bellows or extension tubes are mandatory, even for infinity focus.

    Here's how the combo looks :

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    SGH-i900    ---    5mm    f/2.8    1/172s    ISO 50


    sized_20100913_16.
    SGH-i900    ---    5mm    f/2.8    1/63s    ISO 50


    You'll find samples from the first shoot here :

    https://www.mu-43.com/f40/adapted-lens-image-thread-302/index23.html#post51814

    C U,
    Rafael
     
  2. amoebahydra

    amoebahydra Mu-43 Regular

    61
    Jul 20, 2010
    Congratulation ! This is a very good lens giving unique softness to image taken, even among Leica glasses, when aperture is wide open. This lens is optically identical to 120mm f/2.5 projection lens, four element triplet, of 1948 and was suggested by well known photographer Walther Benser to Leica for adapting as Visoflex lens.

    I have a similar lens but I use "Leica manufactured Visoflex to R adapter", "Novoflex manufactured R to M adapter" and "Leica M to Micro 4/3 adapter" in series.

    <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/amoebahydra/4986705785/" title="Flickr 上 amoebahydra 的 Pan G-1 Leica V 125-25"> 4986705785_e17380e870_b. "800" height="525" alt="Pan G-1 Leica V 125-25" /></a>
     
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