Jan [2] and John C. Lenses in this family were manufactured by Komine, based on serial numbers. The buildings at these two location no longer exist, only a vacant lot remains as of The deal did not include Vivitar’s equipment or facilities. Only one such lens was ever commercially distributed though at least one other is known to have reached the prototype stage. The building at this location is still standing and has since been renovated.

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Vivitar v69379m badge was used vivitar v69379m the late s and was later replaced by vivitaf Vivitar Series 1 badge. They are primarily of interest to collectors since the Bright Band family consists of similar lenses with a variety of functional and optical quality improvements.

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Later they began selling rebranded gear under the Vivitar name and eventually began designing and, in a few cases, manufacturing their own Vivitar gear. Fixed-mount Tokina-made lenses similar in appeareance vivitwr the Komine diamond rubber-ring v9379m. These rare lenses are easily identified by a preset ring marked with a large red triangle, suggesting a pyramid to some collectors. An attempt has been made to break down the Vivitar vivitar v69379m by family, that is, a group of lenses that were marketed together for a period of time.

T-4 mount adapters for most common camera mounting types were available. These were fixed vivitae lenses designed for conventional, non-autofocus SLRs.

These lenses vivitar v69379m to be relatively uncommon compared to the other all-black metal ring families. Lens mount type and manufacturer is listed if known. More documentation is needed on this lens, particularly marketing materials, ads, manuals, or magazine reviews. The brand name lives on, vivitar v69379m, and continues to be used for marketing photographic equipment. Any information on these or similar all-metal, non-interchangeable mount Tokina-made Vivitars is appreciated.

Sometimes vivitar v69379m manufacturers used the equipment designs vivitar v69379m ways they were not authorized to including: The vivitsr did not include Vivitar’s equipment or facilities.

Other 1st generation TX lenses continued to be sold. They chose Vivitar as their brand name. Betensky vivitar v69379m the idea of vivitar v69379m the air space between lens elements as the focus changed, resulting in close focusing capabilities that far fivitar other lens designs of the era.

Wolf book, The Vivitar Guide. Best wrote invoices from the back seat while Ponder acted as the saleman and retrieved merchandise from the trunk. In the late s Vivitar introduced self-contained, battery-powered auto-focus lenses.

To vivitar v69379m free the most recent version of this software click here. The mm zoom came in 4 variants: Lenses in this family were manufactured by Kino Precision. Listed in order of release date and ascending model number. The primary visual difference is that the bright silver band has been replaced with a black band, leading to a more conventional, all-black design. These are lenses vivitar v69379m to have been marketed by Vivitar but which have not been categorized by lens family yet.

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The Chrome Nose lens family was marketed vivitar v69379m in July of through Vivitar provided overseas manufacturers with valuable specifications vivitar v69379m equipment designs. The US argued that since G69379m had instructed the manufacturers to put a Vivitar label on the products, they were by definition authorized, regardless of the contractual arrangements or lack of them between Vivitar and the manufacturer.

Vivitar v69379m the majority equipment bore the “Vivitar” name alone, several variants were also used over the years: Research and vivitaar number collection is ongoing to identify and group vivitar v69379m lenses in families by manufacturer. Lenses in this family were manufactured by Komine, based on serial numbers.

These lenses are uncommon today, with the Canon and Nikon mounts bordering on rare. The 50mm variants and mm are quite common. Chernick, was president of Vivitar from through These are optical converters with an eyepiece, which attach to the back of a vivitar v69379m lens and allow the user to look through the lens as vivitar v69379m it were a spotting scope.

In general, if the lens has a metal vivitar v69379m ring with longitudinal ridges and is all black, it’s safe to say it was marketed after the bright band family and before the TX family ca