Kamlan 55mm F1.2 is a Fixed aperture Manual Focus (MF) Standard Prime
lens with 35mm FF max sensor coverage, and it is designed to be used with E Mount
What type of photography is the Kamlan 55mm F1.2 lens good for?
The type of photography that you are planning to use the Kamlan 55mm F1.2 is an important decision factor. Here we have evaluated its suitability to various photography scenarios:
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Reasons to Buy Kamlan 55mm F1.2 Lens
Here we've included a summary of the advantages and disadvantages of the Kamlan 55mm F1.2 lens in a list form to help you determine whether it offers the features you need.
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| Aperture Ring
| Distance Scale
| DoF(Depth of Field) Scale
| Full-time Manual Focusing
| Very Fast Aperture
| Covers Full-Frame Sensor
| 12 Diaphragm Blades for Smooth Bokeh
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| No Weather Sealing
| No Autofocus
Kamlan 55mm F1.2 is compatible with cameras that have a Sony E lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras that are compatible with the Sony E lenses are Sony A9 III, Sony A7C Mark II and Sony A7CR.
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Size, Weight and Filter Thread
Size and weight is a very important decision factor when searching for your next lens. Kamlan 55mm F1.2 has a maximum diameter of 61mm and total length of mm. It weighs 700g / 24.7 oz.
Kamlan 55mm F1.2 has a filter thread of 62mm. Below are links to the filters that we recommend you to consider for your Kamlan 55mm F1.2:
Kamlan 55mm F1.2 has a fixed focal length of 50mm. When it is mounted on an APS-C sensor camera with 1.5x crop, it provides an 35mm (FF) equivalent of 75mm.
Maximum Magnification Ratio
Kamlan 55mm F1.2 has a Max Magnification Ratio of 0.13x and has a minimum focusing distance of 0.6m. 0.13x means that the max magnification ratio is very low and not suitable even for modest close-up shots.
Below are the 3 Standard Prime type Sony E mount lens alternatives with highest max magnification ratios:
Kamlan 55mm F1.2 has a max aperture of F1.2 and a minimum aperture of F16.
Kamlan 55mm F1.2's optical formula consists of 8 elements in 6 groups .
Kamlan 55mm F1.2 is available in Black color.
Popular Comparisons of Kamlan 55mm F1.2
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