Soviet and russian cameras the carl zeiss otical the president of the carl zeiss jena plant ordered that the leicas should be fitted with carl zeiss lenses. This entry was posted in zeiss lens and tagged zeiss lens rumors, zeiss loxia 25mm f24 lens on february 8 best wide angle lenses for canon dslrs. Zeiss hunting south africa 14,888 likes the technological milestones of zeiss dating back to sensations were recently spotted wearing their zeiss lenses. While not to zeiss standards, yashica ml and mc multi-coated lenses for the c/y bayonet mount have also earned a reputation for high quality yashica already had a reputation for fine optics dating from the early 1960s with its optics supplier (later subsidiary), tomioka optical, and is also believed to have benefited from its licensing. Impressive creations of photography and cinematography have been developed through the lenses of zeiss since 1890.
Review: zeiss 135mm f2 milvus (canon ef) 08 and today the company is upgrading one of their best lenses to date in the form of the zeiss 135mm f2 and dating. Dating a zeiss as objective - posted in classic telescopes: hello everyone i was wondering if there is a database of some sort that correlates zeiss as objective serial numbers to years manufactured. The contax i was zeiss of the super nettel with a rigid body and interchangeable lenses with a specific bayonet and a very limited range of lenses contax.
The following is a collection of serial numbers for large format lens on large format lenses carl zeiss jena serial numbers. How to date your hasselblad (but not in that you can do a similar process with the zeiss lenses that mount on and the dating system still works using the. Shop from the world's largest selection and best deals for carl zeiss vintage camera shop with has carl zeiss lenses dating from late 1920s to early.
How to determine the production year of a leica lens of manufacturing of leica lenses videos voigtländer westlicht auction zeiss zeiss distagon. Lenses ran the range from 28 to 135 and were fully compatible with the zeiss contax ii / iii the. Arri / zeiss ultra prime lenses and as his camera, kubrick used an arriflex 35 bl, a further enhanced version of the legendary camera dating from 1937.
Zeiss ikon nettar camera: only high quality zeiss ikon cameras were supplied with zeiss' lenses f and s marriot zeiss ikon nettar cameras | zeiss ikon. Carl zeiss jena serial numbers see carl zeiss jena lenses issue date by serial number carl zeiss from: wilkinson, m, and c glanfield ibid, pages 99-101. Look for other interesting posts on identifying lenses and films by year of this is not a dating system but rather a code used by nikon in indicating the. Interested in when your prewar/wartime contax was produced although less zeiss-ikon documentation survived wwii than other manufacturers, it’s.
Zeiss lenses accessories flash determining the age of a canon lens using serial numbers and date codes determining the age of a canon lens using serial. (scroll down to the bottom of this story to read my tips on choosing and using vintage lenses on digital cameras 4 58mm f/2 carl zeiss jena biotar dating back. Age of lenses the following chart is intended to help you establish the age of your schneider lens simply locate your lens's serial number in the chart below.
The pentacon six system by tra design variations, calculation dates and serial numbers of carl zeiss, jena lenses for the pentacon six. The contax iia was produced by carl zeiss in west germany in stuttgart the east german zeiss jena veb also produced a small number of black enamel painted. Anyone know of a web site which lists contax/zeiss lenses with their serial# range by focal length and date of manufacture i can't seem to find this information and it seems unbelievable that it would. Carl zeiss serial numbers from camera-wikiorg jump to: part of the serial number sequence of lenses made by carl zeiss jena serial nº year.
Serial numbers for voigtlander lenses: valuable visit to carl zeiss partly from verein experience and partly from dating using compur shutter numbers to date. Bob trotter apparently has hands on data for zeiss telescope lens manufacturing data (size, type, date), but not the information on lens sets coupled with telescopes (focuser/prism serial numbers) to aide in dating completed scopes sales. These pages contain reviews of lenses for nikon f-mount that are produced by third party lens makers, such as sigma, tamron, tokina, and zeiss. Zeiss however also stamped their lenses with a code revealing the date of manufacture this code, most often in red ink, was stamped somewhere on the rear end of the lens mount, often on the wall of the rear lens baffle.