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By HobbitDave
Trying a 1960s c mount cine camera lens on micro 4/3 Lumix G2, with an adapter which is about a fiver off eagerbay.
The c mount lens is an Angenieux 25mm f1.4, which so far seems to behave well. No flash used here, lens wide open. Old lenses on digital cameras have fascinated me for years.
This is a first on 4/3 camera, hopefully will try some outdoor pics soon. Hope you like the first experiment 🐿

Tags: Still life Adapter angenieux panny G2

Voters: tonyguitar, LynneJoyce, taggart and 28 more

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tonyguitar Plus
7 77 37 Canada
12 Oct 2018 12:39AM
Ahhh. We are in the same club. Sombody said I was a member odf the clutter club. Some of this older glass can be very interesting to use for warmth and vintage effects like dark surround wide open. TG

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LynneJoyce Plus
11 22 101 United Kingdom
12 Oct 2018 1:06AM
My mind has been truly boggled. Nice photo though!
taggart Plus
15 47 14 United States
12 Oct 2018 1:18AM
I have a grandson who would be truly hovering at your elbow with questions and "May I Try" by the hour!
Great image
vivdy 8 2 United Kingdom
12 Oct 2018 8:07AM
Good gracious . Viv
12 Oct 2018 10:16AM
Always good to experiment Dave. Looking forward to the outside ones. Debs
JuBarney Plus
8 33 4 United Kingdom
12 Oct 2018 1:38PM
A terrific composition
Mollycat Plus
6 21 2 United Kingdom
12 Oct 2018 2:37PM
Can't beat those old lens Dave, I'm a fan as you know. Look forward to seeing more.
TrevBatWCC Plus
11 13 14 England
12 Oct 2018 3:16PM
A fine capture with this lens, Dave 👍 Two fine looking old cameras there too 😀
Trev 😀
12 Oct 2018 6:06PM

Quote:A fine capture with this lens, Dave 👍 Two fine looking old cameras there too 😀
Trev 😀

Nice you spotted them, Trev, a 1960 Canon 7 body (25 at a junk shop and working 🙂Wink, and a Voigtlander Prominent from c.1956, with the ‘leg end ary’ Nokton f1.5 lens, still looking to find a cheap DSLR adapter for that one, 🐿. Dave ☔️
12 Oct 2018 8:43PM
Good experiment Dave but I have no idea! Cathy
MaryFaith 5 59 New Zealand
13 Oct 2018 1:55AM
An interesting assortment Dave
Mary Smile
Chinga Plus
9 3 2 United Kingdom
13 Oct 2018 4:14PM
Two lovely still life shots...
Isabel GrinGrin
13 Oct 2018 7:08PM
I like old cameras, a beautiful image.
13 Oct 2018 8:09PM
Two great captures, Dave.Smile
Two fine looking cameras as well.Smile

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