Vivitar Series 1 600mm f8 solid catadioptric telephoto lens

Discussion in 'Classic Manual Cameras' started by JDMvW, Aug 25, 2017.

  1. Sandy Vongries

    Sandy Vongries Administrator Staff Member

    There are quite a few plastic press on caps from grocery items that will work, just find the size you need. Free, if it is a product you use,
     
  2. Hi,

    Thank you for all the valuable information! I found this post after a friend recently gave me one of these lenses, with the filters and case. Apparently her father was a private investigator in New York City, and used this lens as part of a counterfeiter sting in Chinatown in the 1980s.

    Just for fun, I adapted it to fit my Canon C100 MkII video camera. You can see the results here:

     
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