Lens producer Irix has launched a brand new 11mm T4.Three lens for Canon EF, Sony E, MFT and Arri PL digicam methods.
The lens, which seems to be a cine model of its 11mm F/Four lens, is constructed with a magnesium housing with varied rubber seals for climate resistance. It’s comprised of 16 parts together with 4 high-refractive index (HR) parts, three aspherical parts and two low-dispersion (ED) parts.
The lens weighs 1.1kg (2.43lbs) and options Irix’s Magnetic Mount System, which makes it simple to connect appropriate equipment, together with the lens hood. Irix has additionally added its new Multi Begin Thread focusing mechanism, which ‘permits quiet and exact focusing even underneath adversarial climate circumstances comparable to rain, humidity or excessive temperatures.’
Different options embrace a 95mm diameter entrance flange and Mod 0.eight normal geared rings.
The 11mm T4.Three cine lens will probably be provided in Arri PL, Canon EF, MFT and Sony E mounts. Pricing and availability has not but been introduced, however ‘will probably be out there shortly.’ For extra info, maintain updated on the Irix web site.
Irix Cine 11mm T4.3
IRIX, recognized for prime mechanical and optical high quality, pleasantly presents the 11mm T4.3 – the second full-frame lens from its new cinematography line. Get pleasure from the brand new perspective of tremendous panoramic movie photographs made with Irix Cine lens!
Irix 11mm T4.Three is the second distinctive lens from the brand new Cine line. Its extraordinarily quick focal size, rectilinear picture projection and the massive picture circle of 43.3mm (overlaying the full-frame format) make it some of the excellent cine lenses in the marketplace. Relying on the diagonal of the sensor, the lens can present a reasonably huge angle of view for traditional wide-angle photographs or super-panoramic 123-degree viewing angle in a 2.39:1 widescreen format. Irix 11mm T4.Three due to its distinctive parameters, supplies a perspective not out there in movie optics, thus releasing creativity in creating dynamic photographs.SAR
The identical, however totally different optics
The lens optical system is predicated on the brand new optical method, developed particularly for cinematic goal. It consists of 16 optical parts, which 4 are made with excessive refractive index (HR) glass, three different have aspherical surfaces and the final two are made with low-dispersion glass (ED). The usage of the massive entrance lens and different particular glass parts supplies crisp cinematic photographs in a decision as much as 8K whereas conserving the main target “respiratory” impact on the lowest degree. The lens provides a big most T variety of 4.Three which may be lowered to T22, due to the rounded form of iris blades.
Purposeful and extremely revolutionary
When designing the lens mechanical system of 11mm T4.3, we used newly developed technical options which were efficiently carried out within the Irix Cine 150mm T3.Zero lens. The brand new Multi Begin Thread focusing mechanism permits quiet and exact focusing even underneath adversarial climate circumstances comparable to rain, humidity or excessive temperatures. The focusing geared ring rotates 180 levels and relying on the lens model, has a focusing scale with metric or imperial models.
Thanks to a different revolutionary resolution just like the adaptive ring, the Irix Cine 11mm T4.Three ensures nice ergonomics of operation each by hand and with observe focus mechanism. Furthermore, regardless of the very quick optical system structure, geared rings of focus and aperture had been positioned on the identical top as in different Irix Cine lenses – all for higher ergonomics and extra intuitive use.
The distinctive performance is a particular function of all Irix merchandise. The identical applies to the Irix Cine 11mm T4.3, whose extraordinarily compact design (weights 1,1 kg) has been additionally outfitted with an revolutionary Magnetic Mount System for equipment. The MMS system permits fast and straightforward attachment of a wide range of devoted equipment. The lens hood included within the package with the lens is the primary ingredient of the MMS system. The system will probably be expanded with additional equipment sooner or later.
Ready for all climate circumstances
The ultra-wide subject of view of the Irix 11mm T4.Three implies that its pure work setting is out of doors. It’s sturdy magnesium housing and quite a few rubber seals assure the security of each the optical system and the digicam sensor in each climate circumstances.
Designed to work in accordance with movie business requirements
The 11mm T4.Three is one other lens of the Irix Cine line that proves the most recent technical options can completely harmonize with well-established movie business requirements. The lens has a entrance flange with a diameter of 95mm and geared rings within the Mod 0.eight normal, which ensures its compatibility with most cine gear equipment. Consideration to sustaining the usual additionally applies to the household of Irix cine lenses whose geared rings are in the identical place and have unified rotation angle.
The brand new line of Irix Cine Lenses is created in shut cooperation with skilled filmmakers; their concepts and ideas had been an essential issue within the design course of. The designers earlier expertise within the subject of images led us to create new and higher options for Irix Cine merchandise.
Obtainable digicam mounts
The brand new Irix Cine 11mm T4.Three will probably be provided in following lens mounts: Canon EF, Sony E, MFT and Arri PL.
Worth and availability
The value and availability of the Irix Cine 11mm T4.Three lens will probably be introduced shortly.