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Re: [Rollei] Ultron vs Heliar?
- Subject: Re: [Rollei] Ultron vs Heliar?
- From: Douglas Cooper <douglas >
- Date: Sun, 19 May 2002 00:08:29 -0400
Well, I finally received results from the Ultron 5/2. Wide open, I think
it's going to be a superb portrait lens. Specular highlights have a bit of
that squashed shape in the corners which I associate with the Summarit --
coma, I guess. All in all, however, a pleasing lens. Seems wicked sharp.
I'm interested in knowing how this compares with the other high-end
Voigtlander lenses -- the Heliar and the Apo-Lanthar (which is, I take it, a
Heliar with expensive glass).
I'm becoming quite adept with this peculiar thing. The diamond-shaped
rangefinder patch is... well, *more* than peculiar -- and small -- but it