Although I don’t think it would suit everything, the vignetting caused by using this crop-sensor lens on a 35mm film camera works very nicely on B&W inages I think. It adds a definite mood to the images.
This shot is one of my favourites from the roll. I think it would have worked ok with just the building, but the front of the canal boat really gives it a bit of oomph.
So this lens vignettes
Adding mood and grit to shots
Centering the eye
Nikon F80, Nikkor 35mm f/1.8G DX & Ilford HP5+. Ilfotec DD-X 1+4 9mins @ 20°.
Taken on 24 July 2021