My new portrait project: “Inspired”, passionate artists and a 145-year-old Dallmeyer 3B 290mm f/3 Portrait Petzval lens

My new portrait project: “Inspired”, passionate artists and a 145-year-old Dallmeyer 3B 290mm f/3 Portrait Petzval lens

I have been looking for this historical artwork for some years – a useable Dallmeyer 3B Portrait Petzval 290mm f/3 lens made during the 70s — the1870s. Finally, I got it (with some help). The lens is at the heart of my project, “Inspired”, which will be published in a book — you can register here to get the latest news about it inspired.mhaustria.com.

I had to modify my camera to make this big 290mm f3 lens fit — more even than the Gasc and Charconnet 500mm Petzval lens I wrote about here last year.

Continue reading My new portrait project: “Inspired”, passionate artists and a 145-year-old Dallmeyer 3B 290mm f/3 Portrait Petzval lens at EMULSIVE.

I have been looking for this historical artwork for some years – a useable Dallmeyer 3B Portrait Petzval 290mm f/3 lens made during the 70s — the1870s. Finally, I got it (with some help). The lens is at the heart of my project, “Inspired”, which will be published in a book — you can register here to get the latest news about it inspired.mhaustria.com.

I had to modify my camera to make this big 290mm f3 lens fit — more even than the Gasc and Charconnet 500mm Petzval lens I wrote about here last year.
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