They are special lomography lenses. You can charge extra for them. On October 1, 2018 6:44:36 PM PDT, ann sanfedele <ann...@nyc.rr.com> wrote: >Thanks, Bill > > I can't blame the lens though - I can't focus with my Pentax primes >either... that is -- I think it is in focus but when I put the image in >photoshop it is clear that it isn't... > >But I did figure it wasn't a very good lens... if I sell them I think >I'll just bundle with the camera and say untestedand get what I can. > >a > >On 10/1/2018 9:03 PM, Bill wrote: >> On 10/1/2018 5:59 PM, ann sanfedele wrote: >>> I had hoped what my friend gave me to sell were Pentax lenses, but >>> alas, they are Star- D lenses for Pentax a 28mm f.28 and a 135 f2.8 >>> >>> I'm taking some shots with them on my K-5 butsince I can't focus >>> manually very well (to say the least!) not sure itis helpful. >>> >>> anyone have experiece with them? >>> >>> Thanks >>> ann >>> >> >> If you can't focus a Star-D lens it may not be your fault. We sold >> something similar back in the mid 80s at Astral Photo under our house > >> brand "Image". They were made in South Korea when that country was >> industrializing. >> IIRC, the 135/28 kit was sold for something like C$80.00, or less if >> you bought it as part of a kit with an SLR. >> They were contemporaneous with the Hyundai Pony and were about as >good >> a lens as the Pony was a car. >> To be fair, they didn't rust out as fast as the Pony. >> They were not a particularly good lens. >> > >-- >ann sanfedele photography >https://annsan.smugmug.com >https://www.cafepress.com/annsanstuff >https://www.lulu.com/spotlight/annsan > > > >-- >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.
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