Enjoy modern performance with classic styling of NOKTON Vintage Line 75mm F1.5 Aspherical VM, a
compact short telephoto VM lens with large maximum aperture for rangefinder cameras!
The VM mount interchangeable lenses of the Voigtländer
“Vintage Line” series for rangefinder cameras combine an
exterior design reminiscent of the glamorous styling of
classical lenses now regarded as historical masterpieces
together with optical performance that matches contemporary
photographic equipment.In the Vintage Line series, there are currently five types of
lenses from a 21mm super wide lens to a 50mm standard lens,
and all lenses have been well received by users. This new
lens is a large maximum aperture short telephoto lens addition
to the Vintage Line series.
The NOKTON Vintage Line 75mm F1.5 Aspherical VM is a
compact large maximum aperture short telephoto lens with an
optical configuration featuring 7 elements in 6 groups. The
lens has a large maximum aperture of F1.5, yet realizes both compactness and high performance. The opticalbformula utilizes an element with aspherical surfaces to ensure excellent optical performance from maximum aperture.
The lens is 63.3mm long (measured from the lens mount) for minimal intrusion into the image framebwhen used on a rangefinder camera and the lens has a beautiful barrel design with good handling.
The aperture mechanism features 12 aperture blades for a very close to circular aperture opening, and the
synergetic effect of the F1.5 large maximum aperture combined with the short telephoto focal length makes theblens ideal for imaging expression utilizing very blurred backgrounds. The lens is designed for use on
rangefinder-coupled digital and film cameras, but can also be used for imaging on a range of platforms by usingbmount adapters.
This lens will be offered in black and silver, and both versions will be manufactured as part of the normal line up rather than as limited editions. Each version of the lens comes with a designated reversible slit lens hood in the matching color.