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REVIEW: Konica Hexanon AR 40mm f/1.8

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Posted by Bengt Köhler Sandberg 2013-04-12

Konica Hexanon AR 40mm f/1.8

Specs:

Lens:
40mm

Weight:
140g

Aperture:
f/1.8 to f/22
6 bladed aperure

Mount:
Konica AR
Closest Focus:
0.45m (1.5ft)

Covers:
Standard 35mm film size (24×36 mm negative)



Image quality


Analogue B&W film
Konica Hexanon AR
                            40mm f/1.8
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f/1.8 - f/2.8 - f/4 - f/5.6 - f/8 - f/11 - f/16 - f/22

Bokeh
Konica
                                                          Hexanon AR
                                                          40mm f/1.8
Konica
                                                          Hexanon AR
                                                          40mm f/1.8


Flare / Backlight
Konica
                                                          Hexanon AR
                                                          40mm f/1.8
Konica
                                                          Hexanon AR
                                                          40mm f/1.8



Sample
Konica
                                                          Hexanon AR
                                                          40mm f/1.8
Konica
                                                          Hexanon AR
                                                          40mm f/1.8
Konica
                                                          Hexanon AR
                                                          40mm f/1.8
Konica
                                                          Hexanon AR
                                                          40mm f/1.8
Konica Hexanon AR
                                              40mm f/1.8



More sample images can be found at:
http://www.sample-image.com/konica-hexanon-ar-40mm-f1-8/



Build quality

Very good and with a nice feel to it.


Conclusion

Really like this one!
Very small and lightweight but can still focus down to 0.45m (1.5ft).
Image quality is great plus a really nice bokeh.


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Technical Info

Analogue B&W film
Scanner: Plustek OpticFilm 7600i
Film: AGFA CINEREX (X-ray film)
Developer: Kodak D76


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