Zhongyi Optics has released a new compact fullframe Super Macro Lens, the Zhongyi Mitakon 20mm f/2 4.5x Super Macro Lens and it features a high reproduction ratio up to 4.5:1 and is available in Sony A-mount and E-mount, Canon EF, Nikon F, Pentax K, Micro Four Thirds and Fuji X mounts
Zhongyi Mitakon 20mm f/2 4.5X Super Macro Lens is very compact which allows photographers to capture extremely fine details or patterns. The lens is capable of creating high magnification macro images ranging from 4X to 4.5X magnification without using extension tubes. The lens is solely for macro use with a lowest magnification factor is 4X.
It incorporates a 6 elements in 4 groups and weighs 8oz (230g) and is 60mm long. The wide angle of view and close focusing distance allows you to compose creative images with more information included into the frame. Greater magnification (up to 13:1) can also be achieved by stacking extension tubes or bellows. The high magnification is also extremely useful for scientific purposes.
This manual focus lens, with apertures from F2 to F16, and uses a 3-bladed iris.
Price & Availability:
Zhongyi Mitakon 20mm f/2 4.5X Super Macro Lens will be available from ZY Optics authorized resellers at a retail price of $199 US.