TOKINA RMC 17mm 1:3.5

Focal length: 17mm
Mount: Minolta MD
Aperture: F 3.5 - F 16
Min focus distance: 0.25m
Length (from flange): 56/58mm
[+ 27mm for the adapter]
Diameter: 70mm
Weight: 325gr.

Some pictures:

A7 and the lens.

The grip is a HorusBennu leather grip attached to a Manfrotto 200PL style quick release plate, a special plate made by HorusBennu for their grips. It allows you to use the camera, with the grip attached, on a Manfrotto RC2 Rapid Connect Adapter.

Sample pictures: You may click on the sample image (except closest focus) for full resolution. The full resolution image opens in a new window, so you can keep it open for comparison. Focus is on the satellite dish to the right of the big solar panel near the center of the photo.

F 3.5.

F 8.

F 16.

Closest focus
is 14cm from outermost edge of the lens, F 8. Focus on the program wheel of the camera.

This is very nice lens, even wide open. Look at the image results and you know why prices have gone up for this partiular lens.
It has good capabilities of close focussing for such a wide lens. Carefully aligned there is nearly no distortion.