By Rudolf Kingslake
From an early lens nonetheless being synthetic to be used in inexpensive cameras to designs made attainable via such concepts as lens coating, rare-earth glasses, and machine aided lens layout and checking out, the writer info every one significant enhance in layout and fabrication. The e-book explains how and why each one new lens variety was once built, and why such a lot of them have on the grounds that been deserted. This authoritative background of lens expertise additionally comprises short biographies of numerous remarkable lens designers and brands of the past.
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A History of the Photographic Lens by Rudolf Kingslake