Kalman 50mm f/1.1 MK2 Lenses

Kalman 50mm f1.1 MK2 Kickstarter is Now Open

Click here to back the Kalman 50mm f/1.1 MK2 lens Kickstarter campaign. Here’s the info from the campaign about the new Kalman 50mm f/1.1 MK2 lens: “We are Machang Optics with central focus on providing cost-effective large aperture lenses with…

helios 44 vs sony fe 50mm Lenses

Helios 44 vs Sony FE 50mm

The Helios 44 is a mainstay of DSLR and mirrorless camera owners because with the right adapter, if will fit on just about any camera out there…and because it’s a great lens with unique bokeh. So how does it stack…


Helios 44 Lens Review 2019

A lot has been written about the many versions of the Helios 44 lens. It’s beloved by frugal photographers the world over for its dreamy / swirly bokeh, high availability on the used market, and of course the low price….