Voigtlander Nokton 40mm f/1.2 Aperture Series: 'Sprinter Van at Sunrise' and 'Sunrise over Panamint Range' and 'Sunset on Oval Erratic'
The about $1099 Voigtlander Nokton 40mm f/1.2 Aspherical offers the highest lens speed available for a normal lens on Sony.
I present two examples both of which are impressive in several ways:
Includes images up to full resolution from f/1.2 through f/11, along with crops and commentary.
Tomorrow, I am off to Buellton for the Solvang Spring Double Century, having ridden so fast at Joshua Tree Double Century that I outran the aid stations. I always solo my double centuries, so Solvang will be my 28th solo time-trial double century. See How is Drafting in a Paceline Different from an Electric Motor?.
It’s a comfy home away from home—I confess that having food, bed, computer all within 6 feet walking distance is life simplicity of great appeal, at least for a week or two. I wish I had gotten one 3 years ago, before I spent big bucks repairing my Porsche Cayenne Turbo. Stills, its 4 wheel drive is a pale imitation of what the Cayenne could do.