Voigtlander celebrates 20th anniversary of Classic Line with 50mm F2.0 APO-Lanthar
Well-known optics maker Voigtlander has announced the release of the Voigtlander 50mm F2.0 APO-Lanthar lens, equipped with an E Mount mount and providing full-frame sensor coverage. This event marks the 20th anniversary of the Voigtlander Classic Line.
The optical circuit of the novelty includes 10 elements in 8 groups, including two aspherical lenses. The lens is equipped with a 12-blade aperture. There is the possibility of both stepwise and smooth aperture adjustment in the range from f / 2 to f / 16. The minimum focusing distance is 45 cm.
This model provides the ability to focus exclusively manually using a rotating ring on the tube. Nevertheless, the lens is equipped with pads for transferring various data to the camera in order to ensure the correct operation of the image stabilization system, as well as saving shooting parameters in EXIF data of image files.
The Voigtlander 50mm F2.0 APO-Lanthar model is made in a case with a diameter of 62.6 and a length of 61.3 mm. It is possible to install filters with a thread diameter of 49 mm in front of the external lens. A removable hood is included. Weights 364g lens.
The price and launch dates for new items have not yet been announced.