Jump to content
Brent Barbano

The Ultimate Vintage Lens Test

Recommended Posts

Hey guys, my company, ShareGrid, teamed up with Duclos Lenses and Old Fast Glass to build an incredibly large lens test. 8 sets of lenses, 40 lenses, 79 test videos. All under the same control, same lighting, same set up. And you can watch up to 4 test videos side-by-side at any time!

 

Check it out!

http://blog.sharegrid.com/ultimate-vintage-cinema-lens-test

 

ARRI / Zeiss Master Primes (as our benchmark)

Canon K-35s (TLS Rehoused)

Cooke Speed Panchros

Kowa Cine Prominars

Leica Rs (G.L Optics Cine-Mod)

Lomo Round-Front Anamorphics

Nikon AI-S (Duclos Cine-Mod)

Zeiss Super Speeds MKIII

 

You can find stats, a bokeh chart, testimonials, and other information as well as a 4x video player for all 79 test videos of these lenses. I attached the bokeh chart for fun.

 

I hope this is helpful for some of you as I know it's been helpful for me and my colleagues.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.



  • Wooden Camera



    Serious Gear



    Gamma Ray Digital Inc



    G-Force Grips



    Just Cinema Gear



    Rig Wheels Passport



    CineLab



    Media Blackout - Custom Cables and AKS



    The Original Slider



    Glidecam



    Broadcast Solutions Inc



    Abel Cine



    Paralinx LLC



    Tai Audio



    New Pro Video - New and Used Equipment



    FJS International



    Ritter Battery



    Metropolis Post



    Visual Products


    Cinematography Books and Gear
×
×
  • Create New...