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Kowa 500 mm f/ 5.6 Prominar FL Lens

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Kowa 500 mm f/ 5.6 Prominar FL  lens

Format: 35mm SLR

Type: Prime lens

Focusing: Manual Focus (MF)

Lens mounts: Canon EF, EF-S, Nikon F (FX, DX), Pentax K, Micro 4/3

First year of production: 2010

Optical design: 7 elements in 7 groups

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The Kowa 500mm f/5.6 Prominar FL (w/ TX10-C) is a telephoto prime lens for 35 mm SLR cameras.

By means of appropriate adapters the lens converts either into  the 350 f/4 (TX07 adapter), or into the 850 f/9.6 (TX17 adapter).

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Posted by: Ugin242   Date of publication: 12.03.2013

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