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    Voigtlander Nokton 35mm f1.2 Aspherical

    masamitony, tung tang, and 17 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. ce28nn 72 months ago | reply

      that is DOPE!!

    2. Pierre-Christian Heggren 72 months ago | reply

      Thank you!
      I'm really enjoying this lens.
      Pretty sharp wide open eh.

    3. masamitony 72 months ago | reply

      Great shot! Love it.
      I am so interested in this lens.
      Is this Nokton heavy to you?

    4. Pierre-Christian Heggren 72 months ago | reply

      hey Masamitony
      Thank you.

      I dont find it THAT heavy. Not when you compare it to my Pentax K1000 + 50/1.2
      They ( body+lens) are about the same in size and weight.
      The extra weight is really a bonus when shooting in low-light, it is much easier to hold it steady at slower shutter speeds.
      Some people say that it blocks up too much of the viewfinder.
      And It does block a portion, but you can work around that.

      It all depends on your budget and what you want to do.
      There is nothing wrong with using a slower lens.
      For most of my work f2.8 is plenty fast.

    5. masamitony 72 months ago | reply

      Thank you for your kind reply.
      I love your pictures with the Nokton!
      I know it's nothing wrong with f2.8 but f1.2 sounds very juicy.
      Cheers.

    6. Andy McGowan [deleted] 72 months ago | reply

      Stunning shot, a wonderful scene

    7. Arasdelsuelo [deleted] 72 months ago | reply

      Excellent!!

    8. kaf ho 72 months ago | reply

      It's great,I love it!

    9. hk_traveller 72 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called All Favourite Photos, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    10. hk_traveller 72 months ago | reply

      Nice b&w photos!

      :)

    11. Pierre-Christian Heggren 71 months ago | reply

      Thank you everyone for your wonderful comments.
      I was hesitant to upload it.
      It is from very my first roll with a rangefinder.

    12. 佬fat 59 months ago | reply

      nice shot!!!

      BTW, what kind of film did you use?

    13. Pierre-Christian Heggren 59 months ago | reply

      Thank you, fat.
      It was shot on Ilford XP2 super.
      :-)

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