Hasselblad 40mm CF Lens

Discussion in 'Medium Format Cameras and Accessories' started by Jim Norman, Sep 8, 2008.

  1. Jim Norman

    Jim Norman Member

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    I recently acquired this lens, but without the instruction manual. There seems to be a second focusing ring. Can anyone give me an idea of how this lens is properly used? Thanks, Jim
     
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    The second ring moves the glass elements inside the lens for better sharpness in a given focus range.
    You first select the focus range and then focus. If you focus first, then move the elements, the focus might be slightly off.
     
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    If after focussing you find that the distance on the focussing ring does not correspond with the distance range set on the FLE-ring, you of course then set the correct range, and focus once again.