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Mitakon 85mm f/2.8 1-5X Super Macro Lens Announced

Zhongyi Optics has released a new super macro lens for full-frame cameras with a wide magnification range and a very long working distance.

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Mitakon 85mm f/2.8 1-5X Super Macro Lens

The new Zhongyi Mitakon 85mm f/2.8 1-5X super macro lens is designed to have one of the longest working distance for any super macro lens and it also has a magnification range from 1x to 5x.


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The closest working distance at 5x magnification is 3.93" (10cm) and 10.7" (27.2cm) at 1x magnification which means photographers can photograph macro objects without getting too close which, with some subjects, could scare them away. 

Inside the lens you find 12 elements in 8 groups for better resolution and chromatic aberration is also handled well. The Zhongyi Mitakon 85mm f/2.8 1-5X super macro lens weighs 750g, is 6.7cm long and has a 58mm filter thread. 

Canon EF, Nikon F, Sony FE, Sony Alpha, Pentax K, Sony E, Micro Four Thirds, Fuji X mounts are available.

Pricing & Availability
The Zhongyi Mitakon 85mm f/2.8 1-5X super macro lens is available now with an RRP of $499. A free tripod collar and LED ring light are also included.


  • Lens Type - Manual
  • Max Format Size - Full-Frame/Full-Frame Mirrorless
  • Focal Length - 85mm @ 1X and 25mm @ 5X
  • Lens Mount: Canon EF, Nikon F, Sony FE, Sony Alpha, Pentax K, Sony E, Micro Four Thirds, Fuji X
  • Max Aperture: f/2.8
  • Min Aperture: f/32
  • Aperture Ring: Yes
  • Number Of Diaphragm Blades: 9
  • 12 Elements, 8 Groups
  • Minimum Working Distance: 272mm (1x) - 100mm (5x)
  • Maximum Reproduction Ratio: 5:1
  • Weight:750g
  • Diameter: 67mm
  • Length: 122mm
  • Filter Thread: 58mm


Zhongyi Optics Mitakon 85mm f/2.8 1-5X Sample Photos


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