Topic: Pentax K/A Lester Dine 105mm f2.8 Macro

Pentax K5 with Lester Dine 105mm f2.8 Macro (PKA) and Cokin Creative Macro Flash with ND6 filters so 1/180 sec.

Full 1:1.  F20 in broad bright daylight.  125 ISO.  Spot metering.

I was inches away on the park bench this fellow was on.

http://i298.photobucket.com/albums/mm246/ActionJacksonY/Bug6.jpg

Last edited by Action Jackson (2013-08-22 19:52:16)

K5 & Vivitar x [200 3.5 (Komine) M42 * Series 1 70-210 3.5 Macro M42 (Kiron) * 55 2.8 Macro M42 (Komine) * Series 1 105 2.5 Macro] \ Sears x [135 2.8 Macro * 55 2.8 Macro M42 * 28 2.8 Macro] \ Sigma x [17-70 2.8-4 Macro * 50 2.8 Macro] \ Tair-3 4,5/300A (1973) M42 \ Lester Dine (Kiron) 105 2.8 Macro \ Pentax x [SMC A 35-105 3.5 Macro * DA*60-250 4]

Re: Pentax K/A Lester Dine 105mm f2.8 Macro

A very sharp image !

I am a Pentacon and kiev( MF and35 mm) user,and also :contaxII,III,IIa  ,contaflex , contarex bullseye ,voigtlander ....

Re: Pentax K/A Lester Dine 105mm f2.8 Macro

Thank you.  Usually I do handheld, but I did use the bench to help me stabilize.

K5 & Vivitar x [200 3.5 (Komine) M42 * Series 1 70-210 3.5 Macro M42 (Kiron) * 55 2.8 Macro M42 (Komine) * Series 1 105 2.5 Macro] \ Sears x [135 2.8 Macro * 55 2.8 Macro M42 * 28 2.8 Macro] \ Sigma x [17-70 2.8-4 Macro * 50 2.8 Macro] \ Tair-3 4,5/300A (1973) M42 \ Lester Dine (Kiron) 105 2.8 Macro \ Pentax x [SMC A 35-105 3.5 Macro * DA*60-250 4]

Re: Pentax K/A Lester Dine 105mm f2.8 Macro

Pentax K5 with Lester Dine 105mm f2.8 Macro (PKA) 1/180 sec.

F2.8 in cloudy daylight.  160 ISO.  Spot metering.

http://i298.photobucket.com/albums/mm246/ActionJacksonY/Squirrelc.jpg

K5 & Vivitar x [200 3.5 (Komine) M42 * Series 1 70-210 3.5 Macro M42 (Kiron) * 55 2.8 Macro M42 (Komine) * Series 1 105 2.5 Macro] \ Sears x [135 2.8 Macro * 55 2.8 Macro M42 * 28 2.8 Macro] \ Sigma x [17-70 2.8-4 Macro * 50 2.8 Macro] \ Tair-3 4,5/300A (1973) M42 \ Lester Dine (Kiron) 105 2.8 Macro \ Pentax x [SMC A 35-105 3.5 Macro * DA*60-250 4]

Re: Pentax K/A Lester Dine 105mm f2.8 Macro

Your last three posts show us three superb images  !

I am a Pentacon and kiev( MF and35 mm) user,and also :contaxII,III,IIa  ,contaflex , contarex bullseye ,voigtlander ....

Re: Pentax K/A Lester Dine 105mm f2.8 Macro

Pentax K5 with Lester Dine 105mm f2.8 Macro (PKA) 1/50 sec.

F5.6  400 ISO.  Center weighted average metering.


http://i298.photobucket.com/albums/mm246/ActionJacksonY/SunproSupertach.jpg

Last edited by Action Jackson (2013-09-10 05:26:09)

K5 & Vivitar x [200 3.5 (Komine) M42 * Series 1 70-210 3.5 Macro M42 (Kiron) * 55 2.8 Macro M42 (Komine) * Series 1 105 2.5 Macro] \ Sears x [135 2.8 Macro * 55 2.8 Macro M42 * 28 2.8 Macro] \ Sigma x [17-70 2.8-4 Macro * 50 2.8 Macro] \ Tair-3 4,5/300A (1973) M42 \ Lester Dine (Kiron) 105 2.8 Macro \ Pentax x [SMC A 35-105 3.5 Macro * DA*60-250 4]

Re: Pentax K/A Lester Dine 105mm f2.8 Macro

Pentax K5 with Lester Dine 105mm f2.8 Macro (PKA) and Cokin Creative Macro Flash with ND6 filters so 1/180 sec.

Full 1:1.  F7.1  80 ISO.  Pattern metering.

http://i298.photobucket.com/albums/mm246/ActionJacksonY/Sunflowerbugd.jpg

K5 & Vivitar x [200 3.5 (Komine) M42 * Series 1 70-210 3.5 Macro M42 (Kiron) * 55 2.8 Macro M42 (Komine) * Series 1 105 2.5 Macro] \ Sears x [135 2.8 Macro * 55 2.8 Macro M42 * 28 2.8 Macro] \ Sigma x [17-70 2.8-4 Macro * 50 2.8 Macro] \ Tair-3 4,5/300A (1973) M42 \ Lester Dine (Kiron) 105 2.8 Macro \ Pentax x [SMC A 35-105 3.5 Macro * DA*60-250 4]

Re: Pentax K/A Lester Dine 105mm f2.8 Macro

Pentax K5 with Lester Dine 105mm f2.8 Macro (PKA) and Cokin Creative Macro Flash with ND6 filters so 1/180 sec.

Full 1:1.  F9  80 ISO.  Pattern metering.

http://i298.photobucket.com/albums/mm246/ActionJacksonY/SunflowerBugb.jpg

K5 & Vivitar x [200 3.5 (Komine) M42 * Series 1 70-210 3.5 Macro M42 (Kiron) * 55 2.8 Macro M42 (Komine) * Series 1 105 2.5 Macro] \ Sears x [135 2.8 Macro * 55 2.8 Macro M42 * 28 2.8 Macro] \ Sigma x [17-70 2.8-4 Macro * 50 2.8 Macro] \ Tair-3 4,5/300A (1973) M42 \ Lester Dine (Kiron) 105 2.8 Macro \ Pentax x [SMC A 35-105 3.5 Macro * DA*60-250 4]

Re: Pentax K/A Lester Dine 105mm f2.8 Macro

Pentax K5 with Lester Dine 105mm f2.8 Macro (PKA) and Cokin Creative Macro Flash with ND6 filters so 1/180 sec.

Full 1:1.  F5.6  80 ISO.  Pattern metering.


http://i298.photobucket.com/albums/mm246/ActionJacksonY/Butterfly.jpg

K5 & Vivitar x [200 3.5 (Komine) M42 * Series 1 70-210 3.5 Macro M42 (Kiron) * 55 2.8 Macro M42 (Komine) * Series 1 105 2.5 Macro] \ Sears x [135 2.8 Macro * 55 2.8 Macro M42 * 28 2.8 Macro] \ Sigma x [17-70 2.8-4 Macro * 50 2.8 Macro] \ Tair-3 4,5/300A (1973) M42 \ Lester Dine (Kiron) 105 2.8 Macro \ Pentax x [SMC A 35-105 3.5 Macro * DA*60-250 4]

Re: Pentax K/A Lester Dine 105mm f2.8 Macro

Pentax K5 with Lester Dine 105mm f2.8 Macro (PKA) 1/80 sec

F5.6  500 ISO.  Center weighted average metering.


http://i298.photobucket.com/albums/mm246/ActionJacksonY/ClimateControls.jpg

K5 & Vivitar x [200 3.5 (Komine) M42 * Series 1 70-210 3.5 Macro M42 (Kiron) * 55 2.8 Macro M42 (Komine) * Series 1 105 2.5 Macro] \ Sears x [135 2.8 Macro * 55 2.8 Macro M42 * 28 2.8 Macro] \ Sigma x [17-70 2.8-4 Macro * 50 2.8 Macro] \ Tair-3 4,5/300A (1973) M42 \ Lester Dine (Kiron) 105 2.8 Macro \ Pentax x [SMC A 35-105 3.5 Macro * DA*60-250 4]

Re: Pentax K/A Lester Dine 105mm f2.8 Macro

I have one of these lenses. I used it for a long time but have recently gone over to the dark side on macro lenses. Still a great lens but the more compact Tokina gets al the macro duty now days. Dine lens is buried in a cabinet someplace.