As expected, Irix has unveiled the Fujifilm GFX medium format lens, which it hinted at earlier this week. The manual Irix 45mm F1.4 Dragonfly lens has a 62.64 ° field of view. It consists of eleven elements in nine groups, including one aspherical element, one ultra-low dispersion element and four high refractive index elements. According to the manufacturer, geometric distortion does not exceed 1%.
The nine-blade aperture can range from f / 1.4 to f / 22. The ring rotates without clicking. The working stroke of the focusing ring is 170 °. The minimum focusing distance is 40 cm. There is a focus lock.
The magnesium alloy body has seals in five key areas for improved weather protection. The lens is designed for 77 mm filters. The largest diameter of the lens itself is 87 mm, the length is 144 mm. The lens weighs 1120 g.
The Irix 45mm F1.4 Dragonfly Lens for Fujifilm GFX Cameras is now available for pre-order at $ 795.