Close Connection.

There’s another close connection going on here…

I’ve attached a Rolleinar 2 close-up lens kit to the Minolta Autocord to get this shot.

This is the first test image with the combination.  The buttery-smooth bokeh of the Rokkor f/3.5 is impressive, given the concomitant sharpness in the in-focus areas.  It’s one of the reasons I sought out the Autocord in the first place.  It’s rare to find such sharp-but-smooth rendering — often you only get to have one of these attributes in a lens.  The only other lenses I know of that are as well balanced are the Leica 50mm Summilux ASPH and the Mamiya RZ 110/2.8.

—Peter.

Close Connection

3 thoughts on “Close Connection.

  1. Louis says:

    Nice. 120TLR is special stuff for sure.
    Don’t go playing about with a RolleiWide or TeleRollei. The sickness has no cure. You have been warned.

  2. Louis says:

    BTW – How are you scanning 120?

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