SLR Magic has announced a new 50mm f/1.1 lens for Sony FE-mount full frame mirrorless cameras. The new lens features a construction of 6 elements in 5 groups with a 52mm filter thread. The SLR Magic CINE 50mm F1.1 has been priced at $349 and available for pre-order now. It will be available from authorized SLR Magic dealers starting December, 2015. The product will be officially introduced during upcoming InterBEE 2015 fair in Tokyo.
The SLR Magic Cine 50mm f/1.1 Lens supports cine-style shooting on Sony E-Mount cameras. The lens weighs in at less than a pound and features geared focus, aperture rings, a clickless iris [allows smooth aperture pulls] and a 13 bladed Iris for a rounded aperture [it offers a fast f/1.1 maximum aperture]. The aperture range on the Full frame lens is f/1.1 to f/16. The front of the lens does not rotate as you focus the lens, whichallows you to use optional polarizing filters or accessories such as clip-on matte boxes. The new lens is suitable for portrait, interiors, architectural, and landscape photography.
Here is the official press release:
Hong Kong, China (November 17, 2015) – SLR Magic begins its FE-mount lineup with the SLR Magic CINE 50mm F1.1 standard angle lens. The product will be officially introduced during upcoming InterBEE 2015 fair in Tokyo.
The field of view of this new lens corresponds to a 50mm lens in 35mm format and this fast standard angle of view opens up many new creative composition opportunities, particularly in the fields of portrait, interior, architectural and landscape cinematography and photography. Additionally, a fast max aperture of F1.1 makes the SLR Magic CINE 50mm F1.1 ideal for available-light photography.
We place our highest priority in the development on our lenses to fulfill the demands of professional cinematographers and photographers. The design and build of the SLR Magic CINE 50mm F1.1 is solid and reliable.
The SLR Magic CINE 50mm F1.1 (MSRP: $349 US/ $1,999 RMB) will be available from authorised SLR Magic dealers starting beginning of December, 2015.
The SLR Magic CINE 50mm F1.1 will be first presented at InterBEE 2015 fair. There would be a demo at the ATOMOS booth in (No. 3404, Hall 3) during the fairs which are to be held in Tokyo from 18th to 20th of November 2015. For visitors at InterBEE fair, we welcome you to drop by and try.
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