Viltrox, a Chinese camera equipment manufacturer, has recently announced that their new 75mm F1.2 lens for the Fujifilm X mount is now available for pre-order. This highly anticipated lens is a versatile and affordable option for photographers and videographers who use Fujifilm X series cameras.
The lens has an equivalent focal length of 115mm (full frame) and has 16 elements in 11 groups with HD Nano coating. The aperture is 11 blades, there is a USB-C port for updating the firmware, as well as a thread for a light filter with a diameter of 77 mm.
The Viltrox AF 75mm F1.2 adopts HOYA special nitrate material which is imported from Japan. With the F1.2 super large aperture, it also features advanced autofocus performance as well as professional handling and reliability. The image quality has been improved in an all-around way, forging phenomenal clear picture quality and the ultimate beautiful virtual experience.
The lens has a viewing angle of 21.35°, and the minimum focusing distance is only 88 cm. With dimensions of 87×101 mm, the lens weighs only 670 grams.
In addition, there is information that Viltrox will soon introduce this lens for cameras with a bayonet mount for the Nikon Z and Sony E camera systems.
Price and availability
The Viltrox AF75mm F1.2 XF Pro lens is finally available to pre-order on the Bhphotovideo.com store for $549.
Viltrox 75mm F1.2 specifications
- Mount: Fujifilm X
- Foramt compatible frames: APS-C
- Lens elements: 11 elements in 16 groups
- Focal length: f=75mm (115mm)
- Viewing angle: 21.35-degrees
- Aperture: F1.2-F16
- Aperture control: 11
- Shooting distance: 0.88m-∞
- Focus mechanism: Ultralight internal focusing
- Focus motor: STM+Lead screw
- Focus mode: MF, AF
- Max. magnification: 0.1X
- Front filter size: 77mm
- Dimensions: 87 x 101 mm
- Weight: 670 g
Sigma recently introduced an 18-50mm F2.8 DC DN zoom lens for Fujifilm X-mount cameras. The lens is almost identical to the Sigma 18-50mm F2.8 DC DN for E- and L-mount systems. It has been priced at $549.