Tag: Canon FD Lenses

Vintage Canon FD Lenses

My vintage FD Lens collection from wide to telephoto: PRIME LENSES Vivitar 28mm f2.8 Wide Angle MC Lens. Mostly made of hard plastic making a light and great walk around lens. It gives me around 40mm field of view when using it on my Fujifilm bodies and around 56mm on my Micro Four Thirds bodies. I […]

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Review Canon FD 135mm F/3.5 SC Manual Focus with Chrome Tip

Last time, I reviewed the ¬†Canon FD 50mm F/3.5 Macro Manual Focus Lens. Just in case you missed it, you can find it here. This review is about the Canon FD 135mm F/3.5 SC Manual Focus Lens with Chrome Tip. This is the third Canon FD Lens that I bought from ebay. I was curios […]

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Canon FD 50mm F/3.5 Manual Focus Macro Lens

I bought my Canon FD 50mm F/3.5 Macro lens from eBay after reading¬†good reviews about it. Based on the test shots I did, the lens is an excellent performer, it is sharp at f/3.5 and improves a lot when you stop down. Like my Canon FD 50mm F/1.8, this lens is in great condition for […]

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Canon FD 35-70mm F/3.5-4.5 Zoom Lens Review

Here’s another lens I picked up dirt cheap. The Canon FD 35-70mm F/3.5-4.5. Unlike my other FD lenses, this one is made entirely of plastic and feels cheap. Since it’s all platic, it’s light and nice to carry around. Image quality??? I’m not sure yet, I have shoot more with it. Check back soon, I […]

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FD Mount Asanuma 80-250mm F/4.5 Telephoto Lens Review.

  This is my Asanuma 80-250mm F/4.5 Telephoto Lens for Canon FD Mount. Pretty good looking for a lens this old. Oh and this is what you can call Full Metal Jacket, it’s all metal and it's really darn heavy, I feel like I need to start working out so I can use it handheld. […]

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Canon FD 50mm F/1.8 Lens Review

After I saw the photo taken with the Canon FD 50mm F/1.8, I was surprised. It’s actually great for a lens this old, and for $25.00 this is a great buy. I got mine used of course from Adorama. The FD 50mm F/1.8 was the kit lens of the highly regarded Canon AE-1 Program camera. […]

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