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Mikaton Speedmaster 80mm f/1.6 lens announced

Posted on Jul 5, 2024

The Mikaton Speedmaster 80mm f/1.6 is a manual focus medium format prime lens available for GFX and XCD mounts

Image quality

The lens is constructed with 10 elements in 6 groups, including 4 High Refractive Index (HRI) and 1 Ultra-low Dispersion (UD) elements.

ZY Optics tells us this construction minimises chromatic aberrations and meets the demands of high-resolution medium format sensors.

Maximum aperture is f/1.6 and uses a nine-blade rounded diaphragm, designed to deliver pleasing bokeh.

Product photo of Mikaton Speedmaster 80mm f/1.6 on black background
Mikaton Speedmaster 80mm f/1.6 | Image ZY Optics

Design and durability

The lens enjoys a metal body for increased durability and features a built-in retractable lens hood. It measures 83mm(d)x83.2mm(h) and weighs 850g (GFX mount) and 900g (XCD mount).

Pricing and availability

The Mikaton Speedmaster 80mm f/1.6 is available now and priced at $599. For further information, visit the ZY Optics website.

Product photo of Mikaton Speedmaster 80mm f/1.6 on black background
Mikaton Speedmaster 80mm f/1.6 | Image ZY Optics

Full specifications

Sensor size: Medium Format
Aperture range: f/1.6-f/22
Construction: 10 elements in 6 groups
Aperture blades: 9
Angle of view: 38.5°
Min focusing distance: 50cm (19.6in)
Max magnification: 0.26x
Filter thread: 77mm
Size (dxh): 83mm x 83.2mm
Weight: GFX: 850g, XCD: 900g
Mount: Fujifilm G, Hasselblad XCD
Focus mode: Manual

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