what's the real coverage of 210xl lens?greenspun.com : LUSENET : Large format photography : One Thread
the schnieder 210 xl lens has a listed coverage of 20". can any one who owns one, let me know if the image circle is any larger? will it cover 8x20, 12x20?
-- rich silha (firstname.lastname@example.org), December 29, 2000
Looking at the MTF charts they are ruler flat all the way to 500mm, so I would guess 600mm at the least and maybe even 700-800mm! What do others think?
This truly is an amazing lens. I think of all the current lenses it is THE one with the largest coverage.
-- Sol Campbell (email@example.com), December 30, 2000.
We put the 210XL on a 12X20 camera and it seemed to work fine with no movements.
-- Jeff (firstname.lastname@example.org), December 30, 2000.
I have this lens and would be interested in using it on 12x20. Was that at infinity? Were you stopped way down?
-- Nathan Congdon (email@example.com), December 30, 2000.