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Omnar Makes its First Camera Lens From Repurposed Canon AF-10 Parts

11 days ago   |   By Peta Pixel

Two self-described rangefinder lens geeks - Hamish Gill and Chris Andreyo - have teamed up to create a new lens manufacturer, Omnar Lenses. The company's first product is the Omnar CN26-6, a 26mm f/6 fixed-aperture M-mount lens which is constructed using repurposed Canon AF-10 optical elements.
Gill runs a community blog 35mmc , which focuses primarily on film photography, while Andreyo is a manual focus lens design, repair, and customization specialist for Skyllaney Optomechanics , based in Scotland, United Kingdom. Both decided to collaborate in making lenses that they themselves would...
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