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tamron lens

Discussion in 'Adapted Lenses' started by robbo, Aug 19, 2012.

  1. robbo

    robbo New to Mu-43

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    Jun 29, 2012
    uk london
    Hi all, i was at a car boot sale today and bought a tamron 135 mm bbar multi c f 2.8 with front and rear caps plus case and its in a near mint condition for £10. Im going to try it with my epl1. Does ant one know if this lens is any good?
     
  2. CarlB

    CarlB Mu-43 Veteran

    For £10 who cares? :)

    Seriously, Tamrons are no slouches. I would doubt this is a poor lens, chances are it's at least quite good.
     
  3. robbo

    robbo New to Mu-43

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    Jun 29, 2012
    uk london
    Just found some images on the web pics are fantastic cant wait to get to use it
     
  4. kevwilfoto

    kevwilfoto Mu-43 Veteran

    294
    Sep 23, 2011
    Colorado
    Nice find, congrats.
     
  5. RnR

    RnR Mu-43 All-Pro

    Sep 25, 2011
    Brisbane, Australia
    Hasse
    Very good price. And minty too! Nice score mate!
     
  6. Ned

    Ned Mu-43 Legend

    Jul 18, 2010
    Alberta, Canada
    Good find, indeed. :)
     
  7. eno789

    eno789 Mu-43 Regular

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    Jul 5, 2010
    Bay Area, California
    Brian
    According to adaptall-2.org yours probably is CT-135 at Google Translate

    No personal experience with this particular lens. Just be aware that it's different from the more common 135mm f/2.5.
     
  8. RevBob

    RevBob Super Moderator

    Jun 4, 2011
    NorthWestern PA
    Bob
    A decent brand, fairly fast lens, good price - enjoy it! :biggrin:
     
  9. robbo

    robbo New to Mu-43

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    Jun 29, 2012
    uk london
  10. twalker294

    twalker294 Mu-43 Top Veteran

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    Aug 18, 2010
    I'm envious. That should be a great prime. Let us know how it works out and post some pics from it.
     
  11. robbo

    robbo New to Mu-43

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    Jun 29, 2012
    uk london
    Will do. Its amazing what you can find at a car boot sale
     
  12. Declan97

    Declan97 Mu-43 Veteran

    379
    Feb 3, 2012
    Padang, Indonesia
    Can't wait to see the results