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January 2024 Update


This update briefly lists all the new articles/pages added to JAPB during January 2024.

Also (although only our regulars will notice), we can announce that we’ve finally managed to update all the old, crappy pictures of lenses. Or, at least, all of those that we’ve managed to find.

Articles published in January 2024

What did Nikon change going from Ai to Ai-s?
Lens mounts: Contaflex
Lens mounts: Kiev-88
Lens mounts: Kiev Automatic
Lens mounts: Yashica Pentamatic
Soviet Serial numbers
Soviet Lenses

Data sheets published in January 2024

Canon EF 35 mm f/2
Carl Zeiss 35 mm f/1.4 Distagon (Contax/Yashica)
Carl Zeiss 50 mm f/2.8 Color-Pantar (Icarex BM)
Carl Zeiss Jena 20 mm f/4 Flektogon
Konica Hexanon 135 mm f/3.5 (earlier AR-mount version)
MIR-24N (35 mm f/2)
Nikkor AF-D 20–35 mm f/2.8
Nikkor AF 70-210 mm f/4
Nikkor Ai 80–200 mm f/4.5 (new)
Nikkor Ai-s 35 mm f/1.4
Nikkor Ai-s 85 mm f/1.4
Nikkor Ai-s 100–300 mm f/5.6
Schneider-Kreuznach Retina-Curtagon 35 mm f/2.8 (DKL)

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