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.

Pentax 100mm f/2.8 WR Macro Lens w/ gallery…

Having copped an over-performing, bargain plastic fantastic and completed the business of assembling my frugal lens trinity it was now time to play. And for me that means a macro lens. Macro lenses are great because no matter the weather, the temperature, or any other extraneous conditional variables it is easy to amuse ones self. … Continue reading Pentax 100mm f/2.8 WR Macro Lens w/ gallery…