Photographers searching for a fast yet small pancake lens may be interested in the new piece of kit created by Experimental Optics. Marketed as the world’s smallest fastest pancake lens the 35mm f/2.7 lens measures just 7 mm thick and is capable of fitting almost any camera covering full frame.
“This is not a cheap, low quality, low speed toy lens! It is a high quality, fast lens, giving you the utmost creative possibilities of speed, selective focus and bokeh – and all in an unobtrusive and uncompromisingly compact body that never gets in the way of your creative expression.”
Specifications of the lens include :
– It covers full frame
– It has a focal length of 35mm
– It has a fast aperture of f/2.7
– It has an absolutely bokehlicious Bokeh
– It is a joy to handle
– It is razor sharp
– Plus it is the thinnest fastest lens ever – not just the thinnest 35mm lens, nor just the thinnest f/2.7 (or faster) lens.
“The geeks from Berlin that brought you the fastest lens in the world, the 50mm f/0.75, are back to bring you something even bigger… Actually it’s the smallest lens in the world! A super flat, super sturdy, super fast and super high image quality pancake lens. “
The lens is now available to back via Kickstarter priced at €1199 or roughly £1080 with worldwide shipping expected to take place during December 2018. Jump over to the official crowdfunding campaign page by following the link below for more details, specifications and the full list of all available pledges.