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colyn
06-21-2009, 18:01
Taken at the Fort Worth, Texas water gardens. Kodak Retina IIa on HP-5 film. Too bad swimming is not allowed. It was hot!! :eek: :eek:

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3358/3648421965_601a19aaaf_o.jpg

bmattock
06-21-2009, 18:24
I like this photo. It also has a 'old' feel to it that I can't really explain. What is the lens on this IIa, if you don't mind?

colyn
06-21-2009, 18:49
I like this photo. It also has a 'old' feel to it that I can't really explain. What is the lens on this IIa, if you don't mind?

This camera has the Schneider-Kreuznach-Retina-Xenon 50mm f/2 lens..

bmattock
06-21-2009, 18:50
This camera has the Schneider-Kreuznach-Retina-Xenon 50mm f/2 lens..

Thanks! Like I said, nice photo, well done.

ZeissFan
06-21-2009, 18:51
The IIa had either a Schneider-Kreuznach f/2.0 Xenon or a Rodenstock f/2.0 Heligon. Most are seen with the Xenon.

colyn
06-21-2009, 18:59
Thanks! Like I said, nice photo, well done.

Thanks

This is a really nice carry around camera..