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Rokinon 85mm T1.5 Cine DS Lens for Nikon F Mount

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Rokinon 85mm T1.5 Cine DS Lens for Nikon F Mount
Key Features
  • 85mm Lens
  • Full-Frame Coverage
  • Multi-Layer Coating to Reduce Flare
  • Standard Gearing for Focus and Iris
Utilizing a multi-layer coating process for consistent color rendition from lens to lens the Rokinon 85mm T1.5 Cine DS Lens answers the challenge of assembling a set of lenses over time. The lens comes in Nikon F Mount and it features industry standard geared focus and iris rings that share common position with other Rokinon Cine DS lenses. To aid focus pullers who have to work both sides of the lens, the aperture and focus scales are marked on both sides of the lens.
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Rokinon 85mm T1.5 Cine DS Overview

Utilizing a multi-layer coating process for consistent color rendition from lens to lens the Rokinon 85mm T1.5 Cine DS Lens answers the challenge of assembling a set of lenses over time. The lens comes in Nikon F Mount and it features industry standard geared focus and iris rings that share common position with other Rokinon Cine DS lenses. To aid focus pullers who have to work both sides of the lens, the aperture and focus scales are marked on both sides of the lens.

This 85mm lens produces a 28.3° angle-of-view when used with a full-frame sensor camera or a 35mm SLR. Hybrid aspherical lenses render sharply defined images with a minimum of distortion and chromatic aberrations, with a minimum focus distance of 3'6" from the lens. A removable lens hood provides flare protection when shooting without a matte box and the lens's threaded front accepts 72mm filter rings.

Ultra Multi Coated lenses minimize flare and ghosting, and the lenses are color matched to a standard eliminating the need to acquire an entire set of lenses at the same time.
Industry-standard gearing for focus and aperture rings. Each lens in the Rokinon DS series share common focus and iris gear ring positions, which speeds up lens changes as accessories such as follow focus units or iris motors don't have to be re-positioned.
"Declicked" aperture ring for smooth iris pulls.
A removable lens hood provides flare protection without a matte box.
The lens opens up to T1.5, providing the capability for low light shooting or creating extremely shallow depth of field.
UPC: 084438763386

Rokinon 85mm T1.5 Cine DS Specs

Focal Length85mm
Lens MountNikon F
Lens Format CoverageFull Frame
Maximum ApertureT1.5
Minimum ApertureT22
Diagonal Angle of ViewSuper35: 19.1°
Full Frame: 28.3°
Minimum Focus DistanceFrom : 42" / 106.7 cm
Optical Design9 Elements in 7 Groups
Diaphragm Blades8
Image StabilizationNo
Length2.84" / 72.2 mm
Weight19.8 oz / 560 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight1.655 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)6.25 x 5.25 x 5.2"

Rokinon 85mm T1.5 Cine DS Reviews

Really well built!

By Jordan
Rated 4 out of 5
Date: 2022-06-24

First Rokinon purchase. Lens is sharp and well built. Iris and focus are smooth. Goes great on the Black Magic Studio Micro 4K for a fixed angle shot we use.

Working very well with my BMPCC 4K

By Walter
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2021-10-26

Got some very nice wildlife footage so far. It's soft as compared with something like a Tamron G2 photography lens but quite acceptable. Color is very good and have notice no aberrations. Achieves a very pleasing image. Really enjoying going back to full manual old school technique. Have three Rokinons now, 12, 24, and 85. Nice set covering a good range of field of view. The icing is the price. I find that amazing.

Came unscathed

By Ryan
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2021-08-26

Good lens. Came on time and in good condition.

Good lens/ right price

By Adam
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2021-08-06

I recommend this lens, it's sharp and performs well. Especially if you're a beginner, This lens will take your video quality to a new level.

Sper speed

By Alejandro
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2021-05-21

Good. Very good

Even better in person

By Josh
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2021-03-01

Such an excellent image out of this lens!

It works great.

By Joseph
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-03-27

I use it on a Z Cam E2. It works great.

ROKINON 85MM

By Jose
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-02-16

EVERYTHING'S FINE

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is it worth getting this version of the m43 Rokinon 85mm t1.5 over the cheaper one ( Rokinon 85mm T1.5 Cine AS IF UMC Lens )? Is there a noticeable improvement in image quality? (I would need this for both video and stills head & shoulders portraits)..thanks for any feedback
Asked by: Justin
Side by side, I would think that the image quality would be about the same. The more expensive DS or Dual Side lens line has features that come into play when you have a set of them. You get the Dual Side focus markings, unified aperture and focus gear ring distance, (simplifying lens changes) and color matching. If you do not intend to get a DS set and plan more casual use, then save some money and get the less expensive one. If you plan more intensive video use then spend the money, get a set of DS lenses and enjoy the benefits.
Answered by: Dennis A L.
Date published: 2018-08-25

Will this work with nikon f mount film cameras? I ...

Will this work with nikon f mount film cameras? I see they're not listed.
Asked by: ken
Yes it will. This lens has a Nikon F Mount. It will work with cameras with an F Mount.
Answered by: Joseph
Date published: 2021-01-15

Is there focus confirm with the Nikon F mount?

Is there focus confirm with the Nikon F mount?
Asked by: ken
There is not, but that is because this is a Cinema Style Lens which is fully manual for focus. It does not have any auto focus capability.
Answered by: Joseph
Date published: 2019-02-27

question

I've heard using full frame lenses on m4/3 sensors can result in an unsharp image. I know the I know there are versions of this lens that are full frame... but has this been made specifically for m4/3 (GH4)?
Asked by: Anonymous
Full frame camera lenses, with the appropriate adapters, work perfectly on MFT sensor cameras. In this case Samyang, the maker of Rokinon lenses, makes basic lenses that are assembled into bodies meant for any number of particular lens mounts. Since these basic lenses they use cover full frame, they easily cover MFT. In any event, for all intents and purposes this can be considered a lens built for MFT camera's such as the GH4.
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How is the feeling when hand focusing with the ...

How is the feeling when hand focusing with the gear? I plan on hooking up a follow focus, but not always
Asked by: Matthew
Smooth and firm. I hand focus these lenses all the time.
Answered by: Anonymous
Date published: 2019-08-28

Does the Black magic pocket 4k work with this?

Does the Black magic pocket 4k work with this?
Asked by: ryder
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Date published: 2019-02-08

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Asked by: Trosky
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Will this lens fit on a Canon Rebel T3i?

Will this lens fit on a Canon Rebel T3i?
Asked by: Isaac2589
Yes it will. This is a EF mount lens, which is the kind of mount on the Rebel T3i.
Answered by: Joseph
Date published: 2019-01-07
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