TTArtisan has introduced a brand new 50mm f/2 full-frame guide focus lens. Although not the quickest “nifty fifty” within the firm arsenal, the usual focal size lens has a pure viewing angle and the corporate says it has a quick sufficient aperture to supply excessive efficiency in low gentle.
The 50mm f/2 is constructed of six components organized into 5 teams, with two excessive refraction index components to regulate spherical aberrations. This portrait-length lens can also be fully guide, with a minimal focusing distance of 19.69 inches (50 centimeters).
The guide aperture iris is a 10-bladed diaphragm, which TTArtisan says interprets to a easy and round bokeh. It additionally includes a clicked aperture ring that has full cease marks from f/2 to f/16.
By the numbers, the angle of view of the 50mm f/2 is 45 levels for full-frame cameras and 32 levels for APS-C cameras. In line with TTArtisan, the viewing angle is so near that of the human eye, that it produces “neither an excessive amount of deformation, nor too compressed area” within the focal size.
Described as extraordinarily compact and light-weight, the TTArtisan 50mm f/2 full body lens is 60mm vast and 35mm deep, and weighs round 7.05 ounces (200 grams), making it straightforward so as to add to anybody’s digicam bag for these natural-looking candids and portraits. The lens additionally has a 43mm filter measurement.
The lens is designed to suit on a number of platforms, together with DSLRs and mirrorless cameras, and is at the moment in inventory for Nikon Z, Fujifilm X, Canon M, and Micro 4-thirds mounts. TTArtisan can also be taking pre-orders for Sony E, Leica L, and Canon RF mounts. The lens additionally comes with entrance and rear caps, a guide, a guaranty card, and an old-school sturdy storage field.
TTArtisan states that RF and L mount lenses might be processed on July twenty eighth, whereas the preorder for E mount orders might be processed on July 22th. The opposite mounts are within the regular supply interval time-frame.
Maybe probably the most standout function of the lens is the value: it retails for simply $69, or $75 with a 43mm lens hood (though the corporate offers common reductions that may convey the optic down even decrease in value).