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Falcon 85 mm f/1.4 Aspherical IF

Falcon 85 mm f/1.4 Aspherical IFFalcon 85 mm f/1.4 Aspherical IFFalcon 85 mm f/1.4 Aspherical IF
 

Specifications:

Manufacturer Falcon
Model 85 mm f/1.4 Aspherical IF
Lens style Telephoto
Focal length 85 mm
Maximum aperture f/1.4
Angle of view 28.3 o
Closest focusing distance 1 m
Maximum magnification
Minimum aperture 22
Number of diaphragm blades 8
Auto focus type MF
Lens Construction 9 elements / 7 groups
Filter diameter 72 mm
Macro No
Available mounts Canon EF
Nikon F
Sony A / Minolta
Pentax K
Four Thirds
Dimensions 78 x 73.2 mm
Weight 513 g
Additional information one aspherical element

Average rating (3 owners reviews).

Build quality 4.33
Optical quality 4.67
Value for money 5.00
Overall 4.67
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User: FotoFries
IP 37.74.x.x
Date: 2013-01-02 13:05:54
Owner since: 1 month
Price: 300 euro
User profile: Amateur
 

Cons: learn to use

Pros: price, feeling, fun

Summary: A must have for the serious amateur

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User: dutchjaap
IP 94.209.x.x
Date: 2010-08-05 17:16:37
Owner since: 1 month
Price: 299 euro
User profile: Amateur
 

Cons: aperture ring too close to camerabody

Pros: -well build -compact -beautifull out off focus-blur -nice handling -the low price f/1.4!

Summary: I use a nikon-version with a chipped eos-adapter, so I get focusconfirmation on my 5d. works very well. Lens with a recognizable, signature image. Silky smooth handling and image I love it!

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User: Joan
IP 82.136.x.x
Date: 2010-08-04 12:25:12
Owner since: 3 months
Price: 250 euro's
User profile: Amateur
 

Cons: No light metering on Nikon consumer camera's. MF

Pros: Great bokeh. Acceptable image quality at f/1.4. Very good value for money.

Summary: Where most new lenses are just a copy of another lens with slight changes, this one has a unique price/capability ratio


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