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First Look: Voigtlander 65mm f/2 Aperture Series at 1:11: Dolls

See my Sony mirrorless wishlist.

The about $1059 Voigtlander 65mm f/2 Macro APO-Lanthar is a new lens design by Voigtlander for Sony mirrorless.

Voigtlander 65mm f/2 Macro APO-Lanthar
  • Aperture Range: f/2 to f/22
  • 1:2 Magnification Ratio
  • Apochromatic Optical Design
  • One Aspherical Element
  • Manual Focus Design
  • Minimum Focus Distance: 12.2"
  • Manual Aperture Ring
  • 10-Blade Diaphragm
  • Contacts Transfer EXIF Data

I take a first look at optical performance at magnification of about 1:11, corresponding to a tight head shot:

Voigtlander 65mm f/2 Macro APO-Lanthar Aperture Series: Dolls

Includes images up to full camera resolution from f/2 through f/16.

f2 @ 1/50 sec, ISO 100; 2017-08-28 16:26:24
Sony A7R II + Voigtlander MACRO APO-LANTHAR 65mm F2 Aspherical

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