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'''-Introduction'''
 
'''-Introduction'''
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[Focus is on imaging lenses]
 
[Focus is on imaging lenses]
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[What does a lens do]
 
[What does a lens do]
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[Lenses are subjective]
 
[Lenses are subjective]
  
  
 
'''-Anatomy of a lens'''
 
'''-Anatomy of a lens'''
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[What is a lens?]
 
[What is a lens?]
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[Lens elements / lens groups]
 
[Lens elements / lens groups]
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[Coating]
 
[Coating]
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[The aperture]
 
[The aperture]
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[The helicoid]
 
[The helicoid]
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'''-The influence of lens design on the image'''
 
'''-The influence of lens design on the image'''
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[Abberations and their uses]
 
[Abberations and their uses]
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[Contrast (air to glass spaces)]
 
[Contrast (air to glass spaces)]
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[Speed]
 
[Speed]
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[Bokeh]
 
[Bokeh]
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[Character]
 
[Character]
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'''-The history of lenses'''
 
'''-The history of lenses'''
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[Rapid Rectiliniears, Aplanats, Petzval]
 
[Rapid Rectiliniears, Aplanats, Petzval]
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[Triplets & Tessars]
 
[Triplets & Tessars]
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[Exotic designs]
 
[Exotic designs]
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[Post-computer lens design]
 
[Post-computer lens design]
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'''-What can I do with this?'''
 
'''-What can I do with this?'''
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[Where to look for old lenses]
 
[Where to look for old lenses]
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[Ways to use old lenses]
 
[Ways to use old lenses]
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[Making or altering things yourself]
 
[Making or altering things yourself]
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[Get rid of sharp == good mentality]
 
[Get rid of sharp == good mentality]

Revision as of 09:59, 13 March 2013

THE LENS

-Introduction

[Focus is on imaging lenses]

[What does a lens do]

[Lenses are subjective]


-Anatomy of a lens

[What is a lens?]

[Lens elements / lens groups]

[Coating]

[The aperture]

[The helicoid]


-The influence of lens design on the image

[Abberations and their uses]

[Contrast (air to glass spaces)]

[Speed]

[Bokeh]

[Character]


-The history of lenses

[Rapid Rectiliniears, Aplanats, Petzval]

[Triplets & Tessars]

[Exotic designs]

[Post-computer lens design]


-What can I do with this?

[Where to look for old lenses]

[Ways to use old lenses]

[Making or altering things yourself]

[Get rid of sharp == good mentality]