New Mitakon Speedmaster 80mm f/1.6 lens for GFX and XCD mounts announced

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Zhongyi Optics announced a new Mitakon Speedmaster 80mm f/1.6 medium format lens for GFX and XCD mounts. Here are the key features:

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Large F/1.6 Aperture 

The Mitakon Speedmaster 80mm f/1.6 is a versatile prime lens designed to excel in low-light  conditions and provide exceptional control over depth-of-field. With its large f/1.6 aperturethis lens allows you to capture stunning images even in challenging lighting situations.  Whether you’re shooting in dimly lit environments or aiming for beautifully blurred backgrounds with selective focus, this lens delivers outstanding performance. 

Exceptional Image Quality 

Crafted with precision, the lens features a carefully-designed 10 elements in 6 groups optics  system. Incorporating 4pcs of HRI (High Refractive Index) and 1pcs of UD (Ultra-low dispersion)  elements, chromatic aberrations are effectively minimized, resulting in exceptional image  quality that meets the demands of medium format sensors. Every detail is rendered with  clarity and accuracy, allowing you to capture the true essence of your subjects.

Dreamlike Bokeh 

With a rounded nine-blade diaphragm, the Mitakon Speedmaster 80mm f/1.6 produces a  beautifully diffused out-of-focus rendering, creating a pleasing bokeh effect. Your subjects will  stand out against a soft, dreamlike background, adding a touch of artistic allure to your  photographs. 

Paramount Durability 

Durability is paramount, and the lens’s enclosure is constructed with sturdy metal materials to ensure its longevity. It is built to withstand the rigors of frequent use, allowing you to focus  on your creativity without worrying about the lens’s reliability. 

To further enhance your shooting experience, the Mitakon Speedmaster 80mm f/1.6 features  a built-in retractable lens hood. This clever design not only prevents stray light from entering  the frame and causing unwanted flares or ghosting but also saves you the inconvenience of  carrying a separate lens hood. 

Experience the Mitakon Speedmaster 80mm f/1.6 and unlock a new level of creative  possibilities. Capture breathtaking images in low light, create captivating bokeh, and enjoy the  durability and convenience of this remarkable lens. Let your vision come to life with the  Mitakon Speedmaster 80mm f/1.6. 

Pricing and Availability 

The Mitakon Speedmaster 80mm f/1.6 Lens is available at an exceptional price of just USD  599. It will be available for purchase through Zhong Yi Optics’ official webstore as well as  authorized resellers. Customers can place their orders immediately, as the product is ready  to ship. (


Name Mitakon Speedmaster 80mm f/1.6
Sensor Size Medium Format
Aperture F/1.6-F/22
Elements/Groups 10 Elements in 6 Groups
Aperture Blades 9
Angle of View 38.5°
Minimum Focusing Distance 50cm (19.6in)
Maximum Magnification 0.26x
Filter Thread 77mm
Size (Diameter* Height) 83mm*83.2mm (32.7in * 32.8in)
Weight GFX: 850g (1.87lbs) XCD: 900g (1.98lbs)
Mount Fujifilm G, Hasselblad XCD
Focus Mode Manual

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