The lens that basically witnessed my childhood is back on my camera. I had some trouble with the aperture blades, but a quick visit to a local camera repair shop solved the issue. I also repaired the Zenit 11, but that’s for another article. Now I can enjoy the vintage feel of the Helios 44M-4:
PS: Since vintage lenses don’t have EXIF data, it’s good to put your photos into a big “Vintage Lenses” Lightroom Folder and then create albums for each lens.