All About Photographic Lenses.
Specifications, comparison, reviews, MTF-charts for lenses by Canon, Nikon, Sony, Pentax, Olympus, Sigma, Tamron, Carl Zeiss, etc.

Vivitar 135 mm f/ 3.5 Auto Lens

Do you like a good instrumental music?
Listen to new beautiful music from composer Sergei Borodin. Click HERE...


Vivitar 135 mm f/ 3.5 Auto  lens

Vivitar 135 mm f/ 3.5 Auto  lens

Vivitar 135 mm f/ 3.5 Auto  lens

Vivitar 135 mm f/ 3.5 Auto  lens

Format: 35mm SLR

Type: Prime lens

Focusing: Manual Focus (MF)

Lens mounts: Canon FL, M42, Nikon F (FX, DX)

First year of production: 1968

Optical design: 4 elements in 3 groups

User reviews (0)

Photos (0)

Tests (0)

Owners (3)

Views (5933)

Average price: $30


Focal lengthMax. apertureMin. apertureBladesMin. Focus (m.)Filter Ø (mm.)Weight (gr/oz)Length (mm/in)

Additional information:


The Vivitar 135mm f/3.5 Auto (Bright Band series) is a telephoto prime lens for SLR non-AF camera systems popular in the 70-80's.

It came under the brand name of Vivitar (Ponder and Best), but was manufactured byKino Precision. The similar Vivitar 135mm f/3.5 lens had been manufactured by Tokina since 1969. The lens came complete with a system of interchangeable T4 mounts.

It also features an automatic aperture with intermediary half-stops throughout the entire range from f/3.5 to f/32.

Additional information:

  • Max. magnification 1:1
  • Maximum length at a minimum focusing distance - 130 mm
  • Angle of view - 40°
  • Built-in hood

Posted by: dv   Date of publication: 20.12.2012

Mechanical quality4.004
Optical quality3.754
Pricing / Value4.254
Overall lens rating

Embed to Blog (HTML) Embed to Forum (BBcode)