The lens is slightly stiffer than some to focus but not too stiff and I have used it outside in the freezing cold with no gloves without a problem. I have achieved some lovely results with this lens wide open as per the image attached from a recent shoot taken on Ilford HP5. The item "Hasselblad 500c Medium Format Camera with silver 80mm Carl Zeiss Lens and Back" is in sale since Thursday, March 29, 2018.This item is in the category "Cameras & Photography\Film Photography\Film Cameras". The seller is "dt6839" and is located in Milton Keynes. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Russian federation, Canada, Brazil, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand.