Meike – a manufacturer of lenses and camera accessories – has launched the 50mm F/1.7 lens for Nikon Z and Canon R mirrorless cameras with affordable prices.
The lens has a manual focus design, solid-metal bayonet with metal frame design and excellent texture which are according to the manufacturer can effectively prevent the entry of dust and water. The lens structure consists of 6 elements in 5 groups with use of multi-layer nano-optical coating, reducing glare and ghosting and creating a beautiful, smooth bokeh.
The all-metal lens barrel has a smooth, frosted surface and a metal bayonet mount also affords increased rigidity and mounting accuracy. The adjustment rings and focus ring can rotate smoothly. With a fixed focal length of 50mm, this Meike 50mm F/1.7 lens is suitable for portraits and stills. The price of the lens is $139.99 and it is already available for pre-order on Bhphotovideo.com store.
Meike 50mm F/1.7 Lens Specifications
- Dimensions of 54.5 x 61 mm
- Weight of 310g
- Mount: Sony E / Canon RF / Nikon Z (Full-Frame)
- 35mm Full Frame
- Maximum aperture: f/1.7
- Minimum aperture: f/22
- Focal Length: 50mm
- 6 Elements in 5 Groups
- Multi-Layer Coating
- Manual Focus Design
- Metal Lens Barrel and Bayonet Mount
- Multi-Layered Coating
- Angle of View: 46° 5′
- Manual Focus and Aperture Control
- Focusing range: 50cm
- Front filter: 52mm