The Vivitar 70-200mm f/3.8 MC is a multicoated telephoto zoom lens with a constant max. aperture (f/3.8) for many popular 35 mm non-AF SLR camera systems popular in the late 20 c.
The lens features a pump zoom design. The pump has a textured rubber for a better grip.
The exterior view as given on the photos (bayonet mount) corresponds to the version designed for Canon FD cameras.
The full name of the lens Vivitar 70-200 mm f/ 3.8 MC Macro Focusing Zoom is printed on the front element.
The aperture ring offers the following settings (there are also intermediary settings, not indicated but available - F/4 and so on):
The lens offers a max. magnification ratio of 1:4 in macro mode.
The lens copy reviewed was manufactured at Bauer's works or under its supervision (code 42), country of origin - Taiwan.
At present the lens is discontinued, but is available on the secondary market.
system (bayonet mount) - Bronica SQ
angle of view 50° 7'
built-in electronic leaf-type shutter Seiko #0, shutter speed 8 s - 1/500 s and T
Posted by: BogKY Date of publication: 06.06.2013