Chinese language lens producer Zhong Yi Optics has introduced the Mitakon Speedmaster 50mm T/1.0 Cine Lens, designed to be a part of a lineup of Micro 4 Thirds cine lenses.
The quick T/1.0 aperture mixed with a detailed minimal focusing distance and built-in nine-blade round aperture mechanism produces what the corporate claims to be visually pleasing spherical and refined bokeh when used wide-open.
The 50mm completes Zhong Yi Optics’ cine lens line-up, with 17mm, 25mm, and 35mm additionally obtainable which can be all micro 4 thirds sensor measurement. The lenses will be purchased as a bundle ($1,399) whereas only one lens from the set prices $399.
“Related lens characters permits nice similarity within the bokeh and coloration rendering even in numerous focal lengths,” the Shenyang-based firm writes.
“It saves time for filmmakers to align the general fashion of the entire video in post-production.”
The cine lenses are all T/1.0 aperture and designed to minimalize focus respiration so the main target will be pulled with out altering the composition.
All 4 lenses have a unified entrance diameter and kit place which, the corporate says, make working with the main target motor and matte field a lot simpler.
“The interior focus design means the bodily measurement of the lens keep unchanged all through the complete focus motion,” it provides.
“The seamless lens gear and lengthy focus throw with exact scale markings enable correct management of focus level even with extraordinarily shallow depth of area at T/1.0.”
The lenses are housed in a “sturdy metallic exterior” which provides a “stable really feel of precision” when operation the aperture management ring. The lenses additionally include a “high-quality” protecting case when buying the complete bundle of lenses.
The 50mm weighs 1.59 kilos (720 grams) has a 25-degree angle-of-view and is just obtainable to focus manually.
The brand new Mitakon Speedmaster 50mm T1 Cine Lens for Micro 4 Thirds cameras is accessible now on the corporate’s web site and different licensed sellers. The U.S. retail value of 1 lens is $399. The U.S. retail value of the bundle with all 4 focal lengths is $1,339.