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Kiron MC 105 mm f/ 2.8 macro Lens

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Kiron MC 105 mm f/ 2.8 macro lens

Kiron MC 105 mm f/ 2.8 macro lens

Kiron MC 105 mm f/ 2.8 macro lens

Kiron MC 105 mm f/ 2.8 macro lens

Format: 35mm SLR

Type: Prime lens

Focusing: Manual Focus (MF)

Lens mounts: C/Y (contax/yashica), C/Y (contax/yashica), Canon FD, FDn, Canon FD, FDn, Konica AR, Konica AR, M42, M42, Nikon F (FX, DX), Nikon F (FX, DX), Olympus OM, Olympus OM, Pentax K, Pentax K, Minolta SR (MD, MC), Minolta SR (MD, MC)

Optical design: 6/6

Features: Macro lens
User reviews (1)

Photos (16)

Tests (0)

Owners (6)

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Average price: $400


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Additional information:

The Kiron MC 105 mm f/ 2.8 macro is a fast telephoto prime lens for 35 mm SLR cameras popular  in the 1970-80's.

The lens body is all-metal. It is equipped with a built-in hood.

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Posted by: SharkDD   Date of publication: 18.01.2012

Photos taken with this lens Kiron MC 105 mm f/ 2.8 macro:

Blue Flower Power w/ Fangs
Autor: Jose Depaz
3.8 0 1506

Reynolda Gardens Flower Selection
Autor: Jose Depaz
3.75 0 1480

Golden Hour
Autor: Jose Depaz
3.67 0 1401

Bee on Flower (Cosmic Color Bokeh)
Autor: Jose Depaz
3 0 1438

Mechanical quality5.003
Optical quality5.003
Pricing / Value4.333
Overall lens rating

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Owner reviews: Kiron MC 105 mm f/ 2.8 macro

AdisX 26.03.2022 10:04:52
Period of use: 7 days


Excellent build
Very smooth focus
Ultra long focus trow - about 600° degrees!
Useful integrated lens hood

Nice clean colors, good sharpness, strong 3D-pop.


Weight a lot
Some fringing in extreme contrast situation 


Still learning how to get best of this lens.