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KIPON Ibelux 40mm f/0.85 Lens for Sony E

BH #KI40F85SNMK2 • MFR #40MM/F0.85 SONY E MARK2
KIPON Ibelux 40mm f/0.85 Lens for Sony E
Key Features
  • E-Mount Lens/APS-C Format
  • 60mm (35mm Equivalent)
  • Aperture Range: f/0.85 to f/22
  • Concave Front Lens Element
Distinguished by speed, the Ibelux 40mm f/0.85 from Kipon is an exceptionally fast prime lens for Sony E-mount mirrorless cameras. The impressive f/0.85 maximum aperture affords extensive control over depth of field for isolating focus and it also benefits working in low-light conditions. The ten groups in eight elements optical design incorporates a front concave element, which helps to reduce color fringing and various aberrations in order to achieve a high degree of sharpness. The all-metal construction realizes a rugged physical design, and the lens barrel's exterior also incorporates both depth of field and focusing distance scales for more accurate focus control. Additionally, a ten-blade diaphragm contributes to a pleasing bokeh quality to suit working with shallow depth of field techniques.
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KIPON 40mm f/0.85 Overview

Distinguished by speed, the Ibelux 40mm f/0.85 from Kipon is an exceptionally fast prime lens for Sony E-mount mirrorless cameras. The impressive f/0.85 maximum aperture affords extensive control over depth of field for isolating focus and it also benefits working in low-light conditions. The ten groups in eight elements optical design incorporates a front concave element, which helps to reduce color fringing and various aberrations in order to achieve a high degree of sharpness. The all-metal construction realizes a rugged physical design, and the lens barrel's exterior also incorporates both depth of field and focusing distance scales for more accurate focus control. Additionally, a ten-blade diaphragm contributes to a pleasing bokeh quality to suit working with shallow depth of field techniques.

Portrait-length prime is designed for APS-C-format Sony E-mount mirrorless cameras and provides a 60mm equivalent focal length.
Exceedingly fast f/0.85 maximum aperture is well-suited to working in difficult lighting conditions and offers extensive control over focus position and depth of field for working with selective focus techniques.
Front concave lens element and ten elements, eight groups optical design helps to minimize chromatic aberrations and achieve notable clarity and sharpness.
Manual focus design permits working with subjects as close as 2.5' away.
All-metal lens barrel incorporates a built-in lens hood to both protect the front lens element and reduce lens flare and ghosting.
Ten-blade diaphragm produces a pleasing bokeh quality that is pairs well with the fast maximum aperture.

KIPON 40mm f/0.85 Specs

Focal Length
40mm (35mm Equivalent: 60mm)
Maximum Aperture
f/0.85
Minimum Aperture
f/22
Lens Mount
Sony E
Lens Format Coverage
APS-C
Angle of View
41.3°
Minimum Focus Distance
2.46' / 75 cm
Maximum Magnification
0.05x
Optical Design
10 Elements in 8 Groups
Diaphragm Blades
10
Focus Type
Manual Focus
Image Stabilization
No
Filter Size
67 mm (Front)
Dimensions (ø x L)
2.91 x 5.04" / 74 x 128 mm
Weight
2.53 lb / 1150 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight
3.55 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
8.4 x 5.6 x 5.35"

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