IRIX 150mm f/2.8 MACRO 1:1 lens for Nikon F-mount pricing announced, available for pre-order

The pricing for the new Irix 150mm f/2.8 Macro 1:1 lens for Nikon F-mount is now officially announced: $595. Pre-orders are now open at B&H Photo.

Additional information, including MTF chart, distortion graph and technical specifications:

Compatible sensor size 35mm “Full Frame” and smaller
Focal length 150 mm
Maximum aperture F2.8
Field of view 160 (diagonal)
Range of focus 0.345 m (0.92 ft) – ∞
Focus setup manual
Focus ring rotation angle 270 degrees
Magnification ratio 1:1
Minimum focusing distance 0.345m
Aperture range f/2.8 – f/32
Aperture control via camera
Number of diaphragm blades 11 rounded aperturę blades
Lens construction 12 elements in 9 groups (4x HR, 3x ED)
Filter size φ77 mm
Weight 840g
Corresponding Mounts Canon EF, Nikon F, Pentax K
Dimensions 87 x 135 mm (without tripod collar and lens hood)
Lens hood Detachable
Additional features Focus Lock ring
Detachable tripod collar
Sealings Front element (1 O-ring)
Focus Lock ring + Focusing ring (3 O-rings)
Bayonet mount (1 O-ring)
  • Medium telephoto prime is designed for Nikon F-mount cameras, however is also suitable for DX models where it will provide a 225mm equivalent focal length.
  • Bright f/2.8 maximum aperture suits working in a variety of lighting conditions and also affords greater control over depth of field.
  • Ideal for macro shooting, this lens offers a life-size 1:1 maximum magnification along with a minimum focusing distance of 1.1′ to suit working with close-up subjects.
  • A Neutrino coating has been applied to limit lens flare and ghosting for improved contrast and color fidelity.
  • Manual focus design is benefitted by a positive focus lock mechanism to secure your focus position at any point to limit unwanted shifting of focus.
  • Depth of field scale benefits using hyperfocal and pre-focus techniques.
  • Included tripod collar features an Arca-type compatible foot for greater tripod head compatibility.
  • Dragonfly finish incorporates weather sealing to guard against dust and moisture.
  • Rounded 11-blade diaphragm contributes to a pleasing bokeh quality.
  • Aperture Range: f/2.8 to f/32
  • Neutrino Coating
  • 1:1 Magnification, 1.1′ Minimum Focus
  • Manual Focus Design with Focus Lock
  • Depth of Field and Focus Distance Scales
  • Dragonfly Weather-Sealed Construction
  • Rounded 11-Blade Diaphragm

Sample photo:

Additional pictures of the IRIX 150mm f/2.8 MACRO 1:1 lens:

Irix lenses are sold at Amazon US | Amazon UK | Amazon DE | Amazon FR | Amazon IT.

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