New: MS Optics Hipolion 19mm f/8 lens for Leica M-mount


There is a new MS Optics Hipolion 19mm f/8 lens for Leica M-mount from Miyazaki San – here are the details (Google translation):

Manufacturer: MS Optical (Miyazaki Optics)
Model name: Hipolion 19mm F8 (M) Brass
Rank: EX
Product price: ¥ 66,000-
Initial failure: within 7 days
Business CD: ME112-0N
Accessories: A set of accessories
Comment: Famous for remodeling the Leica M mount
Original lens of MS OPTICAL R & D (Miyazaki Optics)
Designed based on the Hypergon released in 1900
Hypergon was a very wide-angle lens for that time
Later, the design concept will be inherited by Topogon etc.
Although the lens configuration is simple with 2 elements in 2 groups
It was used for surveying with little distortion.
The problems are spherical aberration, chromatic aberration, etc.
It is a dark lens because it is not corrected
Miyazaki Optics fell in love with the depiction of this lens
Leica M mount over 10 years
The angle of view is 100°, making it easy to use.
Sufficient depiction of chromatic aberration, sharpness, etc. at F8 to F16
In F2.8-F5.6, “if Hypergon is bright”
It is a soft focus lens reminiscent of
The lens configuration is 2 elements in 2 groups
Distance meter interlocking up to 0.8m
It is possible to shoot up to 0.3m by eye measurement
Limited body color brass (brass color)
This product is directly commissioned by Mr. Miyazaki Kogaku.

Source: Fotoborse

MS Optics lenses are sold at FotoborseDigifan, eBay, Fotopia, and Japanexposures.

Check also the new 7artisans 35mm f/5.6 pancake lens for Leica M-mount.

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