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    Best 35mm Lens under $70? Super-Takumar 35mm f3.5 vs Vivitar 35mm f2.8 (tokina)

    Hello, I'm looking for a cheap (under $70) lens for M42. After searching through the Internet I think my two candidates for purchasing are Super-Takumar 35mm f3.5 and Vivitar 35mm f2.8 (tokina). Which one would you prefer and why? If you used only one of them, tell me about it. Are there any...
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    Darkroom Equipment for Sale

    Hello. Although this is my first post on this forum, it's not quite as shameless as it might seem. I have an enlarger and associated darkroom equipment that I would like to see go to a good home. The enlarger is a Vivitar 356 colour enlarger that I bought nearly new a long time ago. I used it at...
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    Vivitar $2 Thrift Store Camera

    Other than my Holga one of my favorites cheap cameras is the Vivitar PN2011. This camera is a small light weight 35mm point and shoot camera. It has a 28mm fixed focus plastic lens with a wide field of view. The aperture is f8 and shutter speed 1/125th per info I found on the net. The camera...
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    Vivitar v6000 LED Rocker Question.

    I have just got a Vivitar v6000, which is working very well, but for one thing: the LED rocker (that you use to change shutter speed) works, but it is difficult to get the LEDs in the viewfinder to show in the first place. This means it is very awkward to change the shutter speed. Is this an...
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    Are these collectible?

    I have some questions concerning two vintage pieces. Vivitar enlarger Honeywell Nikor 6x7 Anyone have any info? Value and where to sell? Thank you in advance Lyle
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    How to attach a Vivitar 600mm solid cat lens to a Nikon D3100

    I'm trying to figure out how to mount my solid catadioptric lens to my Nikon D3100 DSLR. The lens is a Vivitar Series 1 600mm f/8 catadioptric lens. Are there lens adapters that would facilitate this? Also, although I can't see why it wouldn't, will the camera work with this lens? The lens is...
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    Minolta SRT 101 and Vivitar 200mm telephoto lens compatibility

    I would like to know if this particular lens and my camera an SRT 101 Minolta are compatible. The lens is a Vivitar 200mm Auto telephoto lens