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A uncommon and extremely collectable Canon lens is arising for public sale on the all the time attention-grabbing Wetzler Digital camera Auctions on October 8, 2022
The lens in query? A Canon FD 24mm f/1.4 S.S.C. Aspherical. This lens was launched in 1975 and is fairly uncommon, nobody right here has ever seen one.
This was the world’s largest aperture 24mm huge angle lens on the time. A floor and polished glass aspherical lens floor, utilized on the rear floor of the eighth lens component appropriate spherical aberration and astigmatism to realize excessive image high quality even at a full aperture of f/1.4. The floating mechanism achieves excessive definition from the shortest focusing distance to infinity.
The beginning bid for the Canon FD 24mm f/1.4 S.S.C. Aspherical is €6,000, and it’s anticipated to fetch between €12,000-€15,000 when it’s all mentioned and completed.
There are at present two of those lenses on ebay for $16,000+!
Canon FD 24mm f/1.4 S.S.C. Aspherical
- Marketed: March 1975
- Unique Value: 180,000 yen / $1300 USD
- Lens Development: 8 teams
- Lens Development: 10 parts
- No. of Diaphragm Blades: 8
- Minimal Aperture: f/16
- Closest Focusing Distance: 0.3m / 11.8″
- Most Magnification: 0.117x
- Filter Diameter: 72mm
- Most Diameter x Size: 75mm x 68mm / 2.9″ x 2.7″
- Weight: 500g / 1.1lbs