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PostPosted: Mon Jan 31, 2011 10:08 am    Post subject: SCHNEIDER XENON 105MM F2.8 Reply with quote

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PostPosted: Mon Jan 31, 2011 1:05 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Nice!

Any pictures of the lens itself?

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PostPosted: Mon Jan 31, 2011 1:54 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Nice!! I like it how well that lens handles difficult bokeh situations!
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Leica IIIa sync: Leitz Summitar 2/5cm
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 31, 2011 2:15 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

LucisPictor wrote:
Nice!! I like it how well that lens handles difficult bokeh situations!


Excuse my ignorance but what are dificult bokeh situations?
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 31, 2011 2:53 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Smull wrote:
LucisPictor wrote:
Nice!! I like it how well that lens handles difficult bokeh situations!


Excuse my ignorance but what are dificult bokeh situations?


Branches, twigs, geometrical lines, strong highlights... anything that easily prevents smoothness.
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Leica M8: Voigtländer Heliar 4.5/15 & Ultron 2/28 & Heliar 2.5/75, Leica Summitar 2/50, Leica Tele-Elmarit-M 2.8/90, Jupiter-3 1.5/50
Fuji X-T1/X-E2/X-E1: XF 2.8-4/18-55 OIS, XF 1.4/35, XC 50-230, Samyang 2.0/12, Samyang 2.0/16, Pentax-A 1.4/50 & LensTurbo, Fujinon 1.8/55, Walimex 3.5/8 FE a.s.o.
Nikon 1 V1: 10-30, 30-110, 1.8/18.5, Fujian 1.4/25, 1.7/35, 1.4/50 (c-mount)
Pentax K100D/K200D: Sigma 12-24, Sigma 18-200, Pentax DA 1.8/50, Pentax-A 1.4/50, Samyang 2.8/14, Tamron A2 ...
Nikon D7000 & D1: Tamron 2.5/24, Vivitar 2.5/28, MIR-24N 2/35, Nikkor AI 1.8/50, Nikkor-H 1.8/85, Tamron 2.5/135
Canon EOS 10D & EOS 5: Rokkor 2/28, MIR-24N 2/35, Nikkor-SC 1.2/55, Elmar 4/180, Tamron 8/500, Tamron 2.8-3.8/35-80, Canon EF 1.8/50, Tamron 28-80, 80-210
Panasonic Lumix GF3: 14-42, Pentax-110 2.8 (18/24/50/70), M-Lenses, c-mount lenses
Canon EOS 10D/300D: Tamron 2.5/24, Steinheil 2.8/35, Zuiko 1.4/50, Helios-44 2/58, Jupiter-9 2/85, Vivitar S1 2.3/135, Jupiter-37 3.5/135
Fuji ST701: Tamron 2.5/24, Mamiya or Fujinon 1.8/55, Jupiter-9 2/85, Tamron 2.5/135, Soligor 2.5-3.5/35-70
Ricoh KR10x: Pentax-M 1.7/50, Rikenon 3.4-4.5/35-70, Porst 3.5/35-105
Nikon F: Nikkor 2.8/24, Nikkor-SC 1.4/50 (other Nikkor glass)
Asahi Spotmatic SPII: Tamron 2.5/28, Mamiya 1.8/55, Soligor 2.5-3.5/35-70
EXA Varex: CZJ Biogon 2/58
Leica IIIa sync: Leitz Summitar 2/5cm
Zorki-4: Jupiter-8 2/50
Leica C2, Nikon F601, Minox 35 GL,Yashica Electro 35 GS, Kodak Retina Ia, Agfa Super Silette, Vivitar Ultra Wide & Slim and some others...

Digicams:
regularly used = Sigma DP1s, Lumix LC-5 & FX37, Lumix FZ20, Canon G3IR, Sony V1
rarely used = Sony Mavica 300, Fuji 4800Z + 4900Z, Oly C3030, Pentax Optio S, Nikon CP950, a.s.m.
Old list: http://forum.mflenses.com/viewtopic.php?t=65 (Not up-to-date, sorry!) | http://www.lucispictor.de | http://www.alensaweek.wordpress.com |
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 31, 2011 3:42 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Nice pictures! Smile

Btw: Xenon? Or Xenar?

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PostPosted: Mon Jan 31, 2011 3:59 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

LucisPictor wrote:
Smull wrote:
LucisPictor wrote:
Nice!! I like it how well that lens handles difficult bokeh situations!


Excuse my ignorance but what are dificult bokeh situations?


Branches, twigs, geometrical lines, strong highlights... anything that easily prevents smoothness.


Allright I get it, Thank you!
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 31, 2011 4:05 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Looks good to my eyes! Very Happy
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 31, 2011 7:10 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Can't remember that I ever saw a 2.8/105mm Xenon - could you show the lens?
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 31, 2011 7:18 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

nice portraits, good lens!
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 31, 2011 8:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

poilu wrote:
nice portraits, good lens!

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PostPosted: Mon Jan 31, 2011 8:40 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

yes, nice bok! Good eye! Very Happy
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 31, 2011 11:45 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I took some pictures for this lens, the len is heavy nearly 800grams, front glass condition not so good, but it used to work on USA military missle tracing system. Now the lens was mounted on M42 helicord, the closest focus distance is about 0.50-0.60M.



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PostPosted: Tue Feb 01, 2011 12:22 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

That's a very nice lens but it's a Xenotar, not Xenon!

Presumably you bought this from "labgeartrader" on Evilbay? Maybe not.

How did the lens mount to the helicoid? Presumably it has an M42 thread but if not then which thread or mount does this lens have?

Are you geting infinity focus with the helicoid setup that you are using?

I've been looking at picking up one of these lenses for a while, maybe a 100/2.8 or 150/2.8, but they are almost always in poor condition. Your 105/2.8 looks quite nice.

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PostPosted: Tue Feb 01, 2011 9:54 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

No, it was not a M42 lens as tje name Photosonics implies. This was a special high speed camera which had its own specific Photosonics mount.
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Currently most FAV lens(es):

X80QF f3.2/80mm
Hypergon f11/26mm
Zeiss UV-Planar f4/60mm
Lomo Уфар-12 f2.5/41mm
Nikon UV Nikkor f4.5/105mm
Zeiss UV-Sonnar f4.3/105mm
CERCO UV-VIS-NIR f4.1/94mm
Pentax Quartz Takumar f3.5/85mm
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