[rollei_list] Re: Planar vs. Xenotar test

  • From: Eric Goldstein <egoldste@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <rollei_list@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 09 Jan 2005 21:34:38 -0500

Peter Kotsinadelis wrote:

> You left out your usual epistle about the Opic. ;-)

LOL. Speaking of which...

I finally found a block diagram of the SK Xenon used on Retinas, and they
are a dead ringer for the Opic (as heavily derived from the original
Planar). This is really a wonderful lens. The Longar and Curtar convertibles
are not exactly stellar, but the Xenon itself is terrific... great look and

Anyone who want to see the diagram can contact me off list... I found lens
diagrams for the convertibles, too...

Eric Goldstein

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