Veydra Announces 85mm T2.2 Lens for Micro Four Thirds Cameras

Veydra has announced a new 85mm T2.2 MFT lens aimed at cinematographers using Micro Four Thirds cameras.

The new telephoto prime lens is the sixth Mini Prime model in the line-up and provides a 35mm focal length equivalent of 170mm when mounted on Micro Four Thirds cameras.

The new Veydra 85mm T2.2 lens has a construction of the finest grade aluminum and optical glass elements with multi-coating for color consistency. The new mft lens will be released by the end of 2015 for Micro Four Thirds cameras.

Veydra 85mm T2.2 lens unveiled for Micro Four Thirds mount


From the official text :

The Veydra Mini Prime 85mm T2.2 is a telephoto focal length for Micro 4/3 cameras. Equivalent to the field of view for a 170mm lens in Full Frame 35mm stills format, this lens is perfect for detail, portrait and longer shots where a tight field of view is required.

Purpose built for cinema acquisition applications, all Veydra lenses feature constant volume focus, 0.8 cinema pitch gears on the iris/focus rings, constant T-Stop, and common front diameter for quick lens changes in a production environment.

All Veydra lenses exceed 4K resolution and are constructed of the finest grade aluminum and optical glass elements with multi-coating for color consistency.

Veydra lenses are designed with quality and value in mind. All Veydra products are priced at the absolute minimum retail price to help you achieve your creative vision.

The Veydra 85mm T2.2 Cine lens can handle 4K or higher resolutions which means it is suitable for 4K video recording  Panasonic GH4 and Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Cameras.  According to the official website listing we can say the mft lens will have a price tag of $899.99.