SainSonic are launching a new Kamlan 28mm f/1.4 mirrorless lens on Kickstarter, with four more lenses expected later this year.
The new Kamlan 28mm f/1.4 manual focus lens will be available on KickStarter – starting from the 1st June. The price will stand at $149 US and expected shipping date is August 2018.
When used on APS-C mirrorless cameras, the lens gives an equivalent of 42mm (Fuji X, Sony E), 44.8mm (Canon EF-M), and when used on Micro Four Thirds, the lens gives and equivalent of 56mm. A range of sample photos taken with the lens can be found on Flickr.
Kamlan 28mm f/1.4 Lens Features:
- Superior optical quality
- Low chromatic aberration
- 11 circular aperture blades
- 8 elements, in 7 groups
- 6 High Refractive Index elements
- 25cm close focus distance, 0.15x magnification
- 344/384g weight
- 52mm filter thread
Kamlan has also published a lens roadmap, shown below, showing the lenses they plan to release in 2018:
- 21mm f/1.8 (APS-C)
- 50mm f/1.1 Mark II (APS-C)
- 32mm f/1.3 (APS-C)
- 15mm f/1.8 (APS-C)