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Voigtlander Nokton 40mm f/1.2 Aspherical SE Lens (Sony E)

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Voigtlander Nokton 40mm f/1.2 Aspherical SE Lens (Sony E)
Key Features
  • Full-Frame | f/1.2 to f/22
  • Extremely Fast Prime
  • Manual Focus for Reliable Fine-Focus
  • Minimum Focusing Distance: 1.1'
Elegant and versatile, the Voigtlander Nokton 40mm f/1.2 Aspherical SE Lens is a fast and compact wide-normal prime for Sony E-mount mirrorless cameras. Featuring an optimized optical design, two aspherical elements are used to reduce spherical aberrations and distortion for impressive clarity and sharpness throughout the aperture range. The lens is also defined by its bright f/1.2 maximum aperture, which benefits working with selective focus techniques and also aids working in low-light conditions. Additionally, a 10-blade diaphragm contributes to a pleasing bokeh quality, and the lens's manual focus operation permits working with subjects as close as 1.1' away.
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Is a lens hood included with the Voigtlander 40mm ...

Is a lens hood included with the Voigtlander 40mm F/1.2 Nokton Aspherical SE lens?
Asked by: Richard
Yes, it comes with a screw on hood.
Answered by: Rob
Date published: 2022-12-11

One of your sales people said the SE was not for ...

One of your sales people said the SE was not for full frame but only APS-C. The specs say full frame. Can you clarify? I would be using it with a Sony A7RIII.
Asked by: KATHRYN
This is a full-frame lens. The SE-version is a slightly altered version of the 40mm Nokton f/1.2 with the aperture declicking switch removed. Optically, this is identical to the classic and therefore suitable for full-frame/35mm sensors.
Answered by: Jeremy
Date published: 2022-12-11

What’s the difference between this SE and the ...

What’s the difference between this SE and the older 40/1.2 besides the click aperture ring? Are they optically same? I noticed it’s more than 100gram lighter.
Asked by: Chaoyi
Yeah that's actually the main difference. The SE (Still Edition) Variants are lighter/smaller versions of their classic counterparts. Since they are smaller the design is a little different and they removed the de-click aperture button that the originals have.
Answered by: Stephen M
Date published: 2022-12-11
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