Cosina reveals a number of new Leica M-mount and Nikon Z-mount lenses
Japanese lens maker Cosina has introduced 4 new lenses for each Nikon Z-mount and Leica M-mount cameras.
The 2 optics for Nikon cameras are the Voigtländer Nokton 50mm f/1 and the Voigtländer Tremendous-Broad Heliar 15mm f/4.5 Aspherical lens. As for the Leica M-mount fashions, these are the Voigtländer Ultron 75mm f/1.9 SC and MC editions.
The 2 75mm lenses come full of 7 components in 5 teams, of which 3 embrace anomalous partial dispersion optic design. They’re additionally remarkably compact for his or her focal size with a size of not more than 54.1mm or 2.1 inches.
This extraordinarily compact measurement makes these explicit 75mm lenses nice selections to be used within the subject or for road images with their respectively-compatible Leica cameras.
This high quality is additional underscored by their all-metal construct that encompasses a helicoid unit with simply sufficient specifically greased torque for steady, high-precision focus adjustment.
Should you’re questioning what the numerous distinction between these two 75mm lenses for Leica M-mount cameras is, the reply is coatings.
Whereas the SC version comes with a single entrance aspect coating, the MC model’s entrance lens aspect was given a multi-coating for extra of a impartial coloration rendering for skilled capturing by which photographers wish to preserve pure constancy to a most.
For Leica-compatible Cosina lenses, the 2 75mm fashions are additionally fairly affordably priced at roughly $779 USD or AU$1,117.
Cosina’s Nokton 50mm f/1 lens is an aspherical mannequin with a novel design and specs that make it the brightest f/1 lens out the whole Voigtländer lineup of interchangeable optics for full-frame cameras.
This explicit Nikon Z-mount appropriate lens comes with a floor aspherical major piece of glass for high-quality, crisp capturing and comes with digital contacts that allow it talk with the Nikon cameras it’s designed for. It additionally encompasses a 12-bladed diaphragm.
Cosina is providing the Voigtländer Nokton 50mm f/1 for a urged retail value of $1,869 USD or AU$ 2,684.
As for the Cosina model’s last latest launch, additionally for Nikon Z-mount cameras: there’s the Heliar 15mm f/4.5 lens with a 110-degree viewing angle and low distortion.
This lens mannequin is designed to ship most sharpness from edge to edge and is great as a macro lens alternative because of its extremely quick focusing distance of 0.13mm.
The Heliar 15mm f/4.5 can be appropriate with sq. filters and has a 58mm filter thread that lets filters be connected with out having to make use of particular adapters.
The Heliar lens additionally comes with a follower-shaped hood that customers can take away through the use of a flat-head screwdriver. This last Cosina lens is retailing for $918 USD or AU$1,318.