The Angenieux 45-120mm T2.8 zoom is a very light lens within the new Angenieux brand market line. It is a lens that combines agility and quality with the guarantee of being one of the most recognized and used brands in the film industry.
The Angenieux Optimo 45-120mm T2.8 Zoom belongs to the family of Optimo spherical lenses and is a zoom of a very small size and weight. It is within the new line of light zooms of Angenieux.
It covers S35mm sensors (31.4mm diagonal). Both the focus ring, the iris, as well as the zoom, are soft and are specially designed to make continuous movements with ease.
The focus ring covers a rotation of 320º with 50 precise focus marks, whose minimum focus distance is 0.94m.
Homogeneous color, high contrast and resolution are features that stand out from this zoom of the Optimo line.
It has an angular field of view of 27.4º in minimum focal length (45mm) and with 10.5º to 120mm.
The manufacturer highlights the performance of the lens when used from T2.8. The breathing is minimal, without aberrations and compatible with duplicators of both 1.4x and 2x. The variations of both focal range and aperture with extenders are as follows:
1.4x Extender (63 - 168mm, T4)
2x Extender (90 - 240mm, T5.6)
The rear of the lens has an easily interchangeable mount (PL, Canon or Panavision).
Its light weight and easy handling make it an ideal zoom for shootings with stabilizers.