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Re: [Rollei] Tele Rolleiflex
- Subject: Re: [Rollei] Tele Rolleiflex
- From: "Ferdi Stutterheim" <ferdi
- Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2001 09:47:44 +0200
- References: <1120AB2026ABD211A82600A024B971370C4372
The main problem is close focusing. The Tele-Rollei focuses down to 260
cm.This is not close enough for a tight head shot. You will need a Rolleinar
0,35 to focus down to 130 cm. I am not taking portraits on a regular basis,
but I have done it occasionally. It works, but there are easier ways to take
portraits. A rolling studio tripod will be very helpfull too.
Please find information on distances, etc. here:
- ----- Original Message -----
From: <Rollei >
Sent: Monday, September 24, 2001 6:50 PM
Subject: [Rollei] Tele Rolleiflex
> I know there are a number of Tele Rolleiflex owners on here, do any of you
> use a Tele (possibly with Rolleinar(s)) for portraiture?
> I appreciate that 135mm on 6x6 is a little short, but I find the idea
> appealing, and was wondering how well it worked in practice? I keep seeing
> affordable-ish TeleRolleis here in the UK...
> David Morton
> dmorton uk
> "The more opinions you have, the less you see." -- Wim Wenders.