Chinese language lens producer Viltrox has simply introduced the supply of a restricted version of a few of its hottest prime lenses: a selection of matte white or shiny purple f/1.4 lenses (selection of 23mm, 33mm, and 56mm). Solely 500 items will probably be obtainable, so act quick if you would like one.
Normally, most digicam operators and photographers alike desire matte black lenses on their cameras, not solely to keep away from drawing an excessive amount of consideration, but in addition to stop undesirable (coloured) reflections from home windows and the like.
However if you wish to stand out a bit, this is likely to be for you: Viltrox has simply launched a restricted version of its 23mm, 33mm and 56mm f/1.4 lenses in shiny purple or matte white. All these lenses can be found solely for the FUJI X-mount.
Vitrox Restricted Version
All of those restricted version lenses are 100% similar to their common black counterparts. So that you get a quick f/1.4 FUJI X-mount autofocus (pictures) lens , however in shiny purple or matte white. Though the colour scheme may conflict a bit with the FUJIFILM digicam our bodies and I personally would at all times desire a sheer black lens over a shiny purple one, these Restricted Version lenses are in all probability extra for collectors who will definitely get pleasure from them.
The shortest lens with a focal size of 23 mm has a minimal focusing distance of 0.3 m and a viewing angle of 28° – the burden is 260 g. The marginally longer 33 mm variant weighs 270 g, requires a minimum of 0.4 m to focus and affords a viewing angle of 45.7°. On the lengthy finish of this spectrum sits the 56mm f/1.4 lens with a minimal focusing distance of 0.6m. At 290 g, it’s also the heaviest of the three lenses.
No matter whether or not you select purple or white, every lens comes with a sq. lens hood, lens cap, mount cowl, and gentle case. The 33mm and 56mm lenses include 10 parts in 9 teams whereas the 23mm sports activities 11 parts in 10 teams. All three supply a nine-blade aperture diaphragm. The filter measurement is 52 mm for all three lenses.
Pricing and availability
You may get simply your favourite focal size or a set of three (23mm, 33mm and 56mm). Pricing is as follows (shiny purple or matte white):
- 23mm f/1.4: $379
- 33mm f/1.4: $329
- 56mm f/1.4: $379
- three-lens set: $1,079
In accordance with Viltrox solely 500 items every (or possibly complete?) will probably be produced, so it’s best to act moderately rapidly if you would like one thing shiny purple or matte white in your bag (or in your shelf).
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