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Some Great 'GIFT' FD fit lenses --

Discussion in 'Canon Conflab' started by PeteE, May 17, 2020.

  1. PeteE

    PeteE Well-Known Member

    a Good Camera Club Mate and Fellow FLICKR member gave me these great lenses ! Here are an Auto- MAKINON MC zoom 35-70mm f3.5 - 4.5 and a wonderful TAMRON BBAR Multi-Coated Zoom with 'Macro' 85-210mm f4.5
    Initial tests show MAKINON slightly Soft at full aperture and TAMRON useable at full aperture and really sharp for 'Macro' setting.
    [​IMG]Canon FD Lenses by Peter Elgar, on Flickr
  2. PeteRob

    PeteRob Well-Known Member

    you are going to need a bigger house Pete.
  3. John Farrell

    John Farrell Well-Known Member

    Here's a bit of useless information - in Norwegian "gift" means married.
  4. PeteRob

    PeteRob Well-Known Member

    Very appropriate. You could say the lenses are married to the cameras. To marry up is to match and fit. A gift of language.
  5. PeteE

    PeteE Well-Known Member

    My Darkroom Cupboards are now FULL -- also the Fridge in Garage where I keep my old Film and Colour RA4 Paper !

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