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Meyer-Optik Gorlitz Biotar 58mm f/1.5 II Lens for FUJIFILM X

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Meyer-Optik Gorlitz Biotar 58mm f/1.5 II Lens for FUJIFILM X
Key Features
  • X-Mount Lens/APS-C Format
  • Aperture Range: f/1.5 to f/16
  • Manual Focus Design
  • 14-Blade Diaphragm
Based on a classic optical design from more than 80 years ago, the Biotar 58mm f/1.5 II from Meyer-Optik Gorlitz is a portrait-length prime for FUJIFILM X-mount cameras. Its bright f/1.5 maximum aperture is well-suited for selective focus and shallow depth of field techniques, and this lens provides wonderful color reproduction, excellent sharpness, and natural image compression. An ideal portrait lens, this classic optic lets you create a three-dimensional look that makes the subject jump out of the picture.
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Meyer-Optik Gorlitz Biotar 58mm f/1.5 II Overview

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Based on a classic optical design from more than 80 years ago, the Biotar 58mm f/1.5 II from Meyer-Optik Gorlitz is a portrait-length prime for FUJIFILM X-mount cameras. Its bright f/1.5 maximum aperture is well-suited for selective focus and shallow depth of field techniques, and this lens provides wonderful color reproduction, excellent sharpness, and natural image compression. An ideal portrait lens, this classic optic lets you create a three-dimensional look that makes the subject jump out of the picture.

  • Portrait-length prime designed for FUJIFILM X-mount mirrorless cameras where it provides an 87mm equivalent focal length.
  • Fast f/1.5 maximum aperture allows for extensive control over depth of field, for working with selective focus techniques, and working in low-light conditions.
  • Fourteen diaphragm blades contribute to a smooth and distinct bokeh quality, which can be greatly adjusted by varying the aperture setting.
  • Offers wonderful color reproduction, excellent sharpness, and natural image compression.
  • Vintage optical design and wide maximum aperture lets you create a three-dimensional look that makes the subject jump out of the picture.
  • Front 52mm filter thread is consistent throughout the Meyer-Optik Gorlitz version II lens series.

Meyer-Optik Gorlitz Biotar 58mm f/1.5 II Specs

Key Specs
Focal Length
58mm
Maximum Aperture
f/1.5
Lens Mount
FUJIFILM X
Lens Format Coverage
APS-C
Focus Type
Manual Focus
Image Stabilization
No
Filter Size
52 mm (Front)
Maximum Aperture
f/1.5
Minimum Aperture
f/16
Lens Mount
FUJIFILM X
Lens Format Coverage
APS-C
Angle of View
41°
Minimum Focus Distance
Not Specified by Manufacturer
Diaphragm Blades
14
Focus Type
Manual Focus
Image Stabilization
No
Filter Size
52 mm (Front)
Packaging Info
Package Weight
3.045 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
8.6 x 6.3 x 5.1"

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