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Angenieux Optimo Ultra 12X S35 & U35 Spherical Lens Kit with FF/VV Rear Optics Lens

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Angenieux Optimo Ultra 12X S35 & U35 Spherical Lens Kit with FF/VV Rear Optics Lens
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Angenieux Optimo Ultra 24-290mm S35 Overview

The Optimo Ultra 12X S35 & U35 Spherical Lens Kit from Angenieux includes the S35 and U35 lenses, along with the large-format FF/VV (full-frame/VistaVision) interchangeable rear optics modular lens.

The S35 lens is a long-range zoom designed for use in feature films, TV series, live stage commercials, and similar productions. It features an optical and mechanical design and the IRO technology which allows you to configure it to 31.1mm. Additionally, you can configure the lens with the U35 and FF/VV lenses. Each lens is constructed with front and rear caps along with a focus ring, zoom ring, iris ring, fixed marker, and a fixed marker cover.

Enables full-frame coverage
Allows you to control focal length and focus distance by creating a good balance between contrast and resolution
Open aperture, considered as 'variable primes', results in high-quality images
Low distortion
Utilizes aspherical elements to minimize color fringing
S35: 4.01'
U35: 4.01'
FF/VV: Up to 5.0'
Ergonomic focus ring with 321° scale rotation, and over 70 focus marks
User-changeable focus marking rings
PL mount lens, compatible with LPL mount

Angenieux Optimo Ultra 24-290mm S35 Specs

Zoom Ratio12x
Focal LengthS35: 24 to 290 mm
U35: 26 to 320 mm
FF/VV: 36 to 435 mm
Maximum ApertureS35: T2.8
U35: T3.1
FF/VV: T4.2
Minimum Object DistanceS35: 4' / 1.2 m
U35: 4.01' / 1.2 m
FF/VV: 5' / 1.5 m
CoverageS35: 1.2" / 31.1 mm
U35: 1.36" / 34.6 mm
FF/VV: 1.8" / 46.3 mm
Front Diameter6.38" / 162 mm
Maximum Diameter6.7" / 171 mm
LPL Compatible
Internal Focus (IF)Yes
Lens Iris2 x Opposite Iris Scales
90° Angular Rotation of Iris Ring
132 Teeth, Pitch 32 Gear Drive
Zoom2 x Opposite Zoom Scales
170° Angular Rotation of Zoom Ring
183 Teeth, Pitch 32 Gear Drive
Focus2 x Opposite Focus Scales
320° Angular Rotation of Focus Ring
208 Teeth, Pitch 32 Gear Drive
Angular Field of ViewFor 22 x 16 mm Film:
S35: 48.2 x 4.4°
U35: 43.7 x 4.0°
FF/VV: 32.7 x 2.9°

For 24.9 x 18.67 mm Film:
S35: 54 x 5.0°
U35: 49.1 x 4.5°
FF/VV: 36.9 x 3.3°
Length (Lens Mount to Front)S35: 18.6" / 473 mm
U35: 18.9" / 482 mm
FF/VV: 20.6" / 523 mm
WeightS35: 12.6 kg / 27.7 lb
U35: 12.75 kg / 28.1 lb
FF/VV: 12.75 kg/ 28.1 lb

Angenieux Optimo Ultra 24-290mm S35 Reviews

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If using an Alexa lf at open gate, with one ...

If using an Alexa lf at open gate, with one should we use? The U35 or the FF/VV?
Asked by: jorge
You would need to use the FF because the image circle on the lens will not cover the sensor in open gate it is taller than normal s35.
Answered by: Bruno
Date published: 2020-05-08
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