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Vivitar 35/1.9 & Panagor 35/2 macro surprise
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 22, 2019 1:44 pm    Post subject: Vivitar 35/1.9 & Panagor 35/2 macro surprise Reply with quote

I recently found out that if you unscrew the back elements (an extremely simple operation you can do by hand) these lenses can focus very close, reaching a 1:1ish reproduction ratio.
What's more, IQ is surprisingly good if you stop down between f/8 and f/16.

http://forum.mflenses.com/userpix/20192/10585_Panagor_1.jpg


PostPosted: Fri Feb 22, 2019 2:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Or you can put them on reverse adapter.