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Vega-12 90 mm f/ 2.8 Lens

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Vega-12 90 mm f/ 2.8 lens

Vega-12 90 mm f/ 2.8 lens

Vega-12 90 mm f/ 2.8 lens

Vega-12 90 mm f/ 2.8 lens

Optical design

Vega-12 90 mm f/ 2.8 optical design

Format: Medium Format SLR

Type: Prime lens

Focusing: Manual Focus (MF)

Lens mounts: Pentacon Six, Kiev-88, Salut

Last year of production: 1980

Optical design: 5 elements in 3 groups

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Photos (34)

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Average price: $47

Specifications:

Focal lengthMax. apertureMin. apertureBladesMin. Focus (m.)Filter Ø (mm.)Weight (gr/oz)Length (mm/in)
90mmf/2.8f/2260.658480/16,972/2,8

Additional information:

The Vega-12 90 mm f/ 2.8(Russian: "Вега") is a standard kit lens for the Kiev-6/6c/60 camera (bayonet mount B) and the Kiev-88, the Salyut (bayonet mount В).

It was produced at the Arsenal Factory. It was used as a kit lens for all the cameras produced by the works till 1980. Then it was replaced by the Volna-3 80 mm f/ 2.8

The Vega-12 90 mm f/ 2.8 forms rather sharp and contrast image from f/ 4 onwards. There is a slight soft effect at f/ 2.8.

It is equipped with  a 6-blade aperture without blackening.

The optical scheme is made of high-quality optic glass with single-layer coating.

Resolution (center/edge) - 48/24 lpmm (according to alternative sources - 40/16 lpmm)

Angle of  view - 47.

The lens is fit for producing a monocle.


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Posted by: dittohead   Date of publication: 20.01.2011



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Mechanical quality4.2110
Optical quality3.3611
Usability3.559
Pricing / Value4.569
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Overall lens rating
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