Zhongyi Announces Mitakon 20mm F/2 4.5X Super Macro Lens

Zhongyi Optics has released a new compact full-frame Super Macro Lens named as Mitakon 20mm f/2 4.5x.

The Mitakon 20mm F/2 4.5X Super Macro Lens features a high reproduction ratio up to 4.5:1. It is available for Sony A-mount and E-mount, Canon EF, Nikon F, Pentax K, Micro Four Thirds and Fuji X mounts.

The lens is very compact in its class which allows photographers to capture extremely fine details or patterns with ease. It is capable of creating unbelievable macro images ranging from 4x to 4.5x magnification without using extension tubes. More details after the break!

Mitakon 20mm F/2 4.5X Super Macro Lens Announced

Zhongyi Announces Mitakon 20mm F/2 4.5X Super Macro Lens

The optical construction consists of a 6 elements in 4 groups. The macro optic only weighs 8oz (230g) and is 6cm long. The wide angle of view and close focusing distance allows you to compose creative images with more information included into the frame.  Users no longer need to DIY or use any extension tubes to reach high magnification shooting.

Specifications

Lens type Manual lens
Max Format size Full Frame
Focal length 20mm
Maximum aperture F2
Minimum aperture F16
Aperture ring Yes
Number of diaphragm blades 3
Elements 6
Groups 4
Minimum working distance 0.2m
Infinity Focus N
Manual Focus Y
Maximum Reproduction Ratio 4.5:1
Minimum Reproduction Ratio 4:1
Weight 230g
Diameter 62 mm
Length 60 mm
Colour Black
Filter thread N

Price & Availability

The price of the Mitakon 20mm f/2 4.5X Super Macro Lens will stand at $199. More information can be found at Zhongyi website.

Sample Images