Rokinon 45mm F1.8 AF Compact Full Frame Lens for Sony E Mount
Clearer, wider – the new standard in lens design
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With less distortion than 35mm lenses and a wider angle than 50mm, the AF 45mm F1.8 FE opens up a range of photographic styles and themes. This lens will deliver the high contrast and dimensionality typical of specialized lenses while retaining spectacular resolution thanks to an outstanding optical design. Photographers can take advantage of the bright F1.8 aperture, delivering blurry backgrounds, and the 9 aperture blades that produce striking sunstar effects, adding creativity to every picture. In addition, the lens is compact (2.2 inch / 5.61cm) and light (5.7oz / 162g) so it is highly portable.
45mm is the new gold standard when it comes to field of view, providing the 53 degree angle that most naturally fits the human field of vision.
The Rokinon AF 45mm F1.8 FE has been designed to provide the most suitable angle of view to imitate the natural human field of vision (53 degrees), and its design sets a new standard in lens craftsmanship. Freed from the design limitations of lenses for reflex cameras, and embracing the strengths of optical designs for mirrorless cameras, Rokinon brings you a new breed of standard lens.
A new era in lens design – A lens made especially for mirrorless cameras
Experience the incredible resolution for which specialized prime lenses are known, and take advantage of the high pixel count of your mirrorless camera with its innovative lens design.
Delivering closer, clearer pictures even at a close focus distance of 45cm
With a minimum focus distance of 17.7 inch / 45cm, the Rokinon AF 45mm F1.8 FE offers you a feeling of intimacy which is crucial to taking close up pictures of babies and pets. At only 5.7oz / 162g, the AF 45mm F1.8 FE is so light you can carry it with you anywhere and everywhere. It’s a lens so light that it will fit in the palm of your hand, and so quiet that you can enjoy it in any situation.
Achieve beautiful blurry backgrounds with a bright F1.8 aperture
The bright aperture of the F1.8 allows many different expressions of photographic depth. A shallow depth of field provides the beautiful blurry background that highlights a subject and emphasizes its liveliness, while also providing a range of perspectives when portraying a variety of subjects like babies, pets, and food.
The iris mechanism uses 9 aperture blades to create brightly defined sunstars.
With 9 aperture blades, this lens offers consistent, beautiful bokeh, and clearly defined sunstars when the aperture is stopped-down. Whether it’s day or night, those sunstars will add extra panache to any photo.
Fast, precise and quiet auto focusing
Never miss another unforgettable moment with this fast, smooth autofocus with zero vibrations. With its Linear Activator Step Motor technology, you can experience consistent, internal autofocusing, which is fast and stable.
Mount: Sony E
Focal Length: 45mm
Aperture Range: F1.8 - 22
Maximum Aperture: F1.4
Coverage: Full Frame
Optical Construction: 7 Glass Elements in 6 Groups
Special lens: ASP 2, ED 1
AF Motor: Linear STM
Diaphragm Blades: 9
Coating: Ultra Multi-Coating (UMC)
Minimum Focusing Distance: 17.7" (0.45m)
Magnification Ratio: x 0.12
Filter Size: 49mm
Lens Hood: Removable
Maximum Diameter: 2.43” (61.8mm)
Angle of view (Full Frame): 52.31°
Angle of view (ASP-C): 35.31°
Weight: 5.71oz (162g)
Length: 2.2" (56.1mm)