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Vintage Canon FL / FD Mount Lenses Part 2

All throughout my years in photography I have collected some vintage fd lenses, some of them from Canon and some from other lens makers. I decided to write a Part 2 of this article so that I can separate my Canon FD Lenses from other lens manufacturers.  Part 1 is now a list of my […]

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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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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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Canon AE-1 Photo Shot with Olympus PEN E-PL1

    This one belongs to my PEN collection. Lately I've been spending most of my time with the Olympus PEN E-PL1. I really like the E-PL1, for it's simplicity, it's lightweight, small, and best of all, it takes great pictures. Yes I love my Canon DSLR's and EF lenses, but, for a walk around […]

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