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Austin City Limits with the NEX 5N and adapted lenses

Discussion in 'Adapted Lenses' started by C Wadsworth, Sep 19, 2011.

  1. C Wadsworth

    C Wadsworth TalkEmount Regular

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    Aug 31, 2011
    Well, this was a first - Austin City Limits festival with a mirrorless camera and manual focus adapted lenses. I usually show up with my Canon and a 35mm 1.4 L and a 70-200 2.8 IS but this year decided to shed some pounds and give the NEX a shot. Each of the three days I brought the following three lenses:

    1. Contax 35mm f/2 G or Contax 28mm f/2.8 C/Y mount - I switched between days
    2. Minolta Rokkor-X PG 50mm f/1.4
    3. Minolta m-mount 90mm f/4

    You can see the full set here: ACL 2011 - a set on Flickr

    And here are a few of my favs:

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    Can't rave enough about the 5N. Simply amazing little camera.
     
  2. Phoenix

    Phoenix TalkEmount Top Veteran

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    Aug 25, 2011
    Melbourne, Australia
    Phoenix Gonzales
    Absolutely love the second pic.
     
  3. jebuskrust

    jebuskrust TalkEmount Regular

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    Sep 16, 2011
    Limassol, Cyprus
    I love it when NEX shows how to handle light correctly