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    Meyer-Optik-Görlitz Nocturnus 50mm f/0.95 DSLR Announcement

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    Business-wise, it would not be rational if Meyer-Optik-Görlitz has been still offering the 50mm f/0.95 lenses only to the owners of mirrorless cameras.  That's why today's premiere - Nocturnus 50mm f/0.95 DSLR, a lens dedicated to the owners of full-frame Canon, Nikon and Pentax cameras, should not surprise anyone.

     

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    1). Meyer-Optik-Görlitz Nocturnus 50mm f/0.95 DSLR - Sample Photo

     

    Nocturnus is a fully manual lens and its natural operating environment should be low-light locations, in which the photographer makes use of ambient light only. 

     

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    2). Meyer-Optik-Görlitz Nocturnus 50mm f/0.95 DSLR - Sample Photo

     

    The optical system is based on 8 elements placed in 6 groups, with the field of view of 47°. The characteristic features of the lens will be: unique image sharpness, contrast and coloring. The Nocturnus shutter consists of 15 blades covered with special anti-reflective coatings, whose nominal aperture size is f/0.95. Thanks to the use of the mentioned solutions,  the bokeh which we will achieve by taking photographs with the lens shall satisfy even the biggest malcontents.

     

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    3). Meyer-Optik-Görlitz Nocturnus 50mm f/0.95 DSLR - Sample Photo

     

    The aperture of the lens can be shut down to the value of f/22. It can be regulated steplessly, thanks to the use of a special ring.  A convenient focus ring is clearly targeted at filmmakers. The filters with the diameter of 72mm can be mounted on the lens.

     

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    4). Meyer-Optik-Görlitz Nocturnus 50mm f/0.95 DSLR - Sample Photo

     

    The Meyer-Optik-Görlitz Nocturnus 50mm f/0.95 DSLR lens will be available in two color versions: black and silver. It has been made of metal and it weighs 640g. The lens will be available with Canon EF, Nikon F, Pentax K and M42 mounts.

     

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    5). Meyer-Optik-Görlitz Nocturnus 50mm f/0.95 DSLR - Sample Photo

     

    The producer has announced that Nocturnus will appear on sale in April 2019 and that it will cost $3999. People who are patient and who have already decided that they want to buy a lens may save a lot of money by buying the lens now for $1899.

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