Zhongyi Optics has released the Mitakon Super Macro Lens for full-frame cameras. The Zhongyi Mitakon 20mm f/2 4.5x Super Macro Lens claims to feature a high reproduction ratio up to 4.5:1 and retails for $199.
The Zhongyi Mitakon 20mm f/2 4.5X Super Macro Lens provides a compact form factor for a macro and asserts that it allows photographers to capture fine details or patterns with ease. The lens is capable of creating macro images ranging from 4x to 4.5x magnification without the need of extension tubes. It incorporates six elements in four groups and brags that it can capture quality resolution from corner to corner.
The lens weighs in at 0.5 lbs (230g) and is 6cm long, making it something you can throw in your bag without thought. The wide angle of view and close focusing distance plus the high magnification is also useful for scientific purposes. While the metal enclosure provides durability. Canon EF, Nikon F, Sony FE, Sony Alpha, Pentax K, Sony E, Micro Four Thirds, Fuji X mounts are available.
Zhongyi Optics’ 20mm f/2 4.5x Super Macro Lens costs $199 and is available now.