Because we can’t speak english
I am using DeepL translate, so it may be a strange sentence,
but I would like you to understand
In this article, I will write about my thoughts on the design
of the focus ring of vintage lenses.
The focusing ring of a camera lens is a part that is always
used, but its design differs among manufacturers.
I will comparison using two lenses sell by our company Vintage Shop Japan Inc.
OLYMPUS OM-SYSTEM ZUIKO MC AUTO-W 24mm f/2.8
Olympus lenses are
It is a cross square.
The design emphasizes a sense of sharpness.
Minolta New MD 50mm f/1.7
Minolta is square squares.
The tip of the mountain is slightly flattened.
Thus, each manufacturer has a different design.
The grip design is unique to the manufacturer, making it
easy to turn since it is a hand-operated part.
In addition to the lenses from the manufacturers introduced
here, there are a variety of other lens designs, which I will
write about in the next issue.
In addition to the above items, we also sell vintage cameras and
lenses, please see the URL below.
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Writer Takashi Okumura