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Re: [Rollei] Advice needed


The ring condition is exacerbated by the fact that it is out of focus.
duplicating the setup, but focus on the eye instead of the peeled

The word "bokeh" comes to mind, but it is an expression used mostly
by Leica and Nikon people.  Rollei people have better things to talk

I am certain that others will have a better reason for the phenomenon.


Jonathan Prescott wrote:

> Please take a look at the following scans.  The photo was taken with a
> 2.8C, Rolleinar 2, f11, bounce flash with a bit of direct light
> spilling over.  Rather than the catch light being a spot in the eyes,
> it is a large ring with distinct aperture edges.  Can anyone suggest a
> way to avoid this, or will I have to live with this when using
> Rolleinars?
> http://www.prescottphoto.com/images/satsuma_finger.jpg
> http://www.prescottphoto.com/images/eyes_only.jpg
> Jonathan Prescott