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Spiratone YS 28 mm f/ 2.8 Lens

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Spiratone YS 28 mm f/ 2.8 lens

Format: 35mm SLR

Type: Prime lens

Focusing: Manual Focus (MF)

Lens mounts: M42, M42

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The Spiratone 28mm f/2.8 Wideangle YS  is a wide-angle prime lens for 35 mm SLR cameras with the M42 screw mount.

The lens body is all-metal.  Made in Japan.

Posted by: SharkDD   Date of publication: 20.12.2012

Mechanical quality3.502
Optical quality3.502
Pricing / Value3.502
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Owner reviews: Spiratone YS 28 mm f/ 2.8

Stan marohn 10.01.2019 13:50:34
Period of use: 1 year


Solid build, tack sharp images.




I love to shoot landscapes and needed a wide angle lens. I like using legacy lenses and .after much serious research i bought this gem on ebay for $30. I was not disappointed. This is a much underappreciated lens. Ken Rockwell gave it high praise.