Subject: Re: Physical size of lenses
El 29/11/17 a las 16:25, nospam escribió:
> In article<f87fa0Fh1fjU1@mid.individual.net>, Paul Carmichael
>> On my desk in front of me are two lenses. Both Samyang primes. One is a 35mm
>> f1.4 and the other is an 85mm f1.4.
>> I'm just curious as to why the 35mm is so much physically longer than the
> retrofocus design
Yeah, when I was googling it earlier, I bumped into a piece about why 50mm lenses are so
much cheaper than 35mm. The article referred to retrofocus.
I also just remembered, my 35mm Samyang has aperture control from body, so I assume
there's extra gubbins for that (motor etc.).