For cameras with Super35 sensors, such as the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K or the Canon C300 Mark III, Meike brings the new 35mm T2.1 Super35 cinema prime lens is now available to pre-order on the B&H store.
This lens will be the first of the new Cine Super 35 Prime series that the company intends to launch on the market, thanks to its popularity now renowned in the sector. The Meike 35mm T2.1 Super35 Cine lens will have an optical structure composed of 12 elements divided into 10 groups, 11 diaphragm blades, and the focus, completely manual as per company practice, will be possible from a minimum focal distance of 48 centimeters.
The filter thread is 77 mm while the lens aperture range goes from T2.1 to 22 The new lens will be available for PL and EF mounts with different sizes, respectively 80 x 98, mm, and 80 x 106.5 mm.
Meike Super35 Cinema Prime 35mm T2.1 Specifications
- Lens Mount: PL/EF
- Min Focal Distance: 48cm
- Filter Thread: ø77
- Lens Structure: 12 Elements in 10 Groups
- Focal Length: 35mm
- Aperture Range: T2.1-T22
- Diaphragm Blades: 11
- Gear Mod: M0.8
- Focus Rotation: 270 Degree
- Dimensions: PL – 80 ×98.5 mm / EF – 80 × 106.5mm
- Weight: PL – 910g / EF – 940g
- FOV: Diagonal – 48.2° / Horizontal – 40.8° / Vertical – 27.8°
Meike 35mm T2.1 price and availability
The company’s new lens is now available for pre-order on Bhphotovideo.com at $540. Who will it be aimed at, mainly? We think of all the Filmmakers who are looking for a good quality product at a reasonable and competitive price since cinema lenses usually have a very high cost. Despite not bringing innovations, the newborn of Meike will be able to meet the needs of many users and will certainly carve out an important slice of the market.
We remind you that Meike has announced many lenses this year, including the Meike 85mm f1.8, Meike 50mm f1.2, and the ultra-wide-angle Meike 3.5mm f/2.8, proving to be active and determined to expand the products of its already extensive catalog.