Meike AF 50mm F1.8 Full-frame Lens for Nikon Z

Recently, Meike released a new autofocus lens called the Meike 50mm F1.8. Initially, it was made available for the Nikon Z mount and subsequently for the Sony E-mount and Canon RF versions. This lens is now available for purchase.

Meike 50mm F1.8 Nikon Z

The Meike 50mm F1.8 is the latest addition to Meike’s autofocus mirrorless lens lineup, which already includes the AF 85mm F1.8, AF 85mm F1.4, and AF 55mm F1.4.

Designed specifically for Nikon Z cameras, the AF 50mm F1.8 STM is a compact auto-focus lens. It suits various photography genres, including portrait, landscape, close-ups, and travel photography like weddings and street photography.

The lens features multi-layer coating technology on both sides, enhancing color reproduction and easily achieving a beautiful bokeh effect. It supports both auto-focus and manual focus.

With a minimum focusing distance of 0.63 m, a filter mounting diameter of 58 mm, and weighing approximately 382 grams, the Meike AF 50mm F1.8 lens offers versatile functionality.

Price and availability

Currently, the Meike AF 50mm F1.8 lens is available for purchase on Amazon.com, priced at $159.99.

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Meike 50mm F1.8 specifications

Meike 50mm F1.8 Nikon Z
  • Lens Mount: Z-mount
  • Focal Length: 50mm
  • Sensor Format: Full-frame
  • Aperture Type: Auto Focus
  • Focus Mode: Auto Focus/Manual Focus
  • Aperture Range: F1.8-F16
  • Focus Motor: STM (A Stepping Motor)
  • Filter thread: Ф 58mm
  • Minimum focusing distance: 0.63m
  • Diaphragm Blades: 9
  • Minimum focusing distance: 63cm / 24.8
  • Weight: 382g / 13.47 oz

7Artisans has also expanded its Spectrum Cine lens collection with the introduction of the 14mm T2.9 ultra-wide-angle photography lens. This manual focus lens is compatible with Canon RF, Sony E, Nikon Z, and L-mount cameras, catering to full-frame needs.

With a sophisticated optical design consisting of 13 elements in 9 groups, including 2 aspherical elements (ASPH) and 3 extra-low dispersion (ED) lenses, the 7Artisans Spectrum 14mm T2.9 delivers excellent optical performance. Its 10 aperture blades ensure smooth and precise control of the T2.9 aperture.

The 7Artisans Spectrum 14mm T2.9 lens is competitively priced at $459 / £459.

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