Mitakon Displayed New Mirrorless Lenses at Photokina 2014

Zhongyi Optics has unveiled four fast prime lenses for mirrorless camera users at Photokina 2014.

New 42.5mm f/1.2 & 24mm f/1.7 lenses were on-display along with the re-launched 35mm f/0.95 and the 50mm f/0.95 lenses.

ePhotozine has posted a full set of pictures with four Micro Four Thirds lenses. They have also posted some details about specs and pricing of these lenses.

Mitakon Displayed New Mirrorless Lenses at Photokina 2014


Zhongyi Optics 24mm f/1.7 has minimum focus distance of 15cm, features 9 elements in 8 groups and uses ED lenses in order to minimise chromatic aberrations. It weights just 246g. Price $289.

Zhongyi Optics 35mm f/0.95 is the relaunch of the already known Mitakon 35mm 0.95. The lens has minimum focus distance of 30cm, features 10 elements in 7 groups, with 10 blades. It will be available for $799.

See also the official announcement of Mitakon 42.5mm f/1.2 and 24mm f/1.7 lenses. Some Mitakon 42.5mm f/1.2 sample images taken with the GH2 camera can be seen at

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