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Re: [Rollei] Rollei 2.8F Planar
- Subject: Re: [Rollei] Rollei 2.8F Planar
- From: Rich Lahrson <tripspud >
- Date: Thu, 15 Jun 2000 19:11:37 -0700
- References: <126.96.36.199.20000615195654.00816e20 >
> More than half of the Rolleiflex TLR's ever made had coated
> lenses. Coated Zeiss Tessars on Automat Type 3's have been noted with
> production dates as early as 1946, and I suspect they were made so several
> years earlier. Heck, the final runs of 2.8F's we now know had multi-coated
> lenses, though not so marked -- and pace Prochnow!
I've not seen much practical difference between an uncoated
Tessar 75/3.5 and the coated one and I've used both, but then
I don't enlarger over 7x7 inches.
Sure, the coated's better shooting into the light!!