For those who’re into ultra-fast, unordinary lenses, Kipon has one thing which may have you ever . The corporate has simply introduced IBELUX 40mm/f0.85 Mark III, the third technology of its quick prime lens for APS-C cameras. You will get it in seven completely different mounts, and Kipon additionally guarantees some enhancements over the outdated fashions. So, let’s see what you possibly can anticipate.
The Kipon IBELUX 40mm/f0.85 Mark III is constructed of 10 lens components in 8 teams, so it’s a bit of cumbersome and heavy (1.2 kg/2.4 lbs). Nonetheless, it’s a specialised lens that will provide you with a tender, creamy bokeh when broad open. In fact, because of its f/0.85 brightest aperture, it ought to be good for low-light situations. Though, it’s worthwhile to be actually exact with guide focusing since that is the one possibility when utilizing this lens.
As I discussed, there are some enhancements in comparison with the Kipon IBELUX 40mm/f0.85 Mark II. The corporate guarantees that they’ve resolved the sunshine reflection and diffusion downside, in addition to the purple fringe that seems when the aperture is absolutely opened straight dealing with the sunshine supply. The brand new mannequin additionally has new exterior and inside coatings, so flaring has been vastly lowered as nicely.
Listed below are the specs:
|ANGLE OF VIEW(DIA/HOR/VER)*[°]||41.3/34.8/23.6|
|LENSES/GROUPS||10 components in 8 teams|
|FOCUSING RANGE||75cm to infinity|
|SMALEST OBJECT FIELD[m]||0.6|
|LARGEST REPRODUCTION RATIO||1970-01-01 01:20:00|
The Kipon IBELUX 40mm/f0.85 Mark III was made in seven mounts: Canon EOS R, Nikon Z, Canon EOS M, Micro 4 Thirds, Leica L, Fuji X, and Sony E. The value of every is $1,780, however you may get some good reductions when you personal any of the earlier fashions. In that case, you possibly can commerce within the outdated one and get the worth lowered by $500-$800, relying on the situation of your outdated lens. On this case, it’s worthwhile to purchase the lens straight from Kipon’s on-line retailer. That’s the one approach to be eligible for the low cost, and you’ll see extra right here.