Solving My Sony 50mm Conundrum, aka Cony, aka Frankenmacro Part II

Three things: I LOVE 50mm lenses. I LOVE (ok really, really like) Sony mirrorless cameras. Finding a proper 50mm lens for Sony mirrorless has been a struggle up to this point. But “What about lens XYZ?” you may be saying. My criteria may be considered odd by some. My expectations for 50mm lenses are informed … Continue reading Solving My Sony 50mm Conundrum, aka Cony, aka Frankenmacro Part II

New Lens to Me: Zag instead of zig. An affordable vintage Takumar 50mm f/4 macro.

There is little greater joy for me than to: Save money. Love a good deal. Breathe new life in to old gear. Not the first time I found an affordable macro option. See my frankenmacro blog entry for Sony full frame.  I really like macro lenses, but at times they are difficult lenses to justify. … Continue reading New Lens to Me: Zag instead of zig. An affordable vintage Takumar 50mm f/4 macro.