I'm glad you were able to find such a great replacement for one of your favorite lenses. A good macro is a great thing to have.
Dan Matyola http://www.pentaxphotogallery.com/danieljmatyola On Sat, Aug 11, 2018 at 1:28 AM, J.C. O'Connell <hifis...@gate.net> wrote: > Already bought a replacement for my defunct Bokina macro lens. So far, I'm > very satisfied with the performance, spec, and build quality. Its branded > ELICAR V-HQ MACRO MC 90mm F2.5 but supposedly its made in Japan by Komine. > Its a KA mount, has nice multicoatings, and seems to be as sharp as the > Tokina was. > Whats better than the tokina, is this goes directly from infinity to 1:1, > whereas the tokina > required adding an adapter to go from 1:2 to 1:1. > > Heres a sample at f9 full size and a crop of full size. > > jco > > https://www.jchriso.com/temp/cases.jpg > > https://www.jchriso.com/temp/casescrop.jpg > > > > P.s. I got the lens off an ebay auction for #113 shipped. I call it a poor > mans > SMCA 100mm F2.8 > > -- > PDML Pentax-Discuss Mail List > PDML@pdml.net > http://pdml.net/mailman/listinfo/pdml_pdml.net > to UNSUBSCRIBE from the PDML, please visit the link directly above and > follow the directions. > -- PDML Pentax-Discuss Mail List PDML@pdml.net http://pdml.net/mailman/listinfo/pdml_pdml.net to UNSUBSCRIBE from the PDML, please visit the link directly above and follow the directions.