35mm cctv 1.7

Discussion in 'Adapted Lenses' started by hmatick, Mar 8, 2013.

  1. hmatick

    hmatick TalkEmount Rookie

    Aug 30, 2012
    Haven't posted in awhile.. here is a shot in the grocery store with the 35mm cctv 1.7 I bought for 30 bucks.. Taken with the nex5n
    lovely bokeh with this lens

  2. JimR

    JimR TalkEmount Regular

    Mar 28, 2012
    Houston, TX
    Nice shot. It's a fun lens to play around with.
  3. Mattithjah

    Mattithjah TalkEmount Veteran

    Jan 17, 2013
    Czech Republic
    Interestin shot, bokeh is little harsh here... Vignetting is natural or added?
  4. xXx1

    xXx1 TalkEmount All-Pro

    Jan 15, 2013
    I think that the lens has got image circle of 2/3" and nex needs roughly 1" one so there is some vignetting allways.

    Fun lens anyway.
  5. hmatick

    hmatick TalkEmount Rookie

    Aug 30, 2012
    yeah the bokeh is a little harsh.. i shot this handheld and like xXx1 said the image circle is tiny when you shoot wide open with this lens... the vignetting was added as well.. thanks for lookin
  6. Jen Watson

    Jen Watson New to TalkEmount

    Apr 30, 2013
    Nice shot! For a $30 toy lens, this thing is impressively sharp. The vignetting/circular bokeh/light leaks add visual interest--not something you'd want from a $200 lens, but for the price I wouldn't consider those to be insurmountable flaws. I actually like the circular bokeh :) .

    tested the lens out in the garden the other day; below is a sample pic with a 100% crop. focusing without some sort of assisted magnification on my 3N is a huge pain though. SOOC except for very minimal white balance correction.
  7. Bimjo

    Bimjo Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Oct 28, 2011
    Washington State
    Seems sharp enough. :) 
  8. ChangshaNotes

    ChangshaNotes Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Aug 15, 2012
    I quite like this shot.
  9. davect01

    davect01 Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Aug 20, 2011
    Fountain Hills, AZ
    Lovely work.

    Was this a staged moment, or a gotcha moment.
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