Soviet Leica thread mount JUPITER-3 50mm f/1.5 (LTM) lens
MADE IN USSR!
Was positioned as luxury lens for Zorki rangefinder cameras, can be used as is on FED, Leica, Canon, other m39 LTM rangefinders.
With adapters works wonders as fast compact portrait lens on modern mirrorless camera systems: Sony NEX, Olympus Pen, Panasonic G, Canon EOS M, Nikon 1, FujuFilm X-mount etc.
Legendary super fast 50mm, a Soviet clone of German Carl Zeiss Sonnar 1,5/50.
Jupiter-3 50mm f/1.5 lens comparing to kit zoom lenses
Jupiter-3 is vintage soviet fast fixed focal length(prime) lens, in high demand nowadays for their very fast aperture(f/1.5), which opens up a world of possibilities for photographer – selective focusing, low light photography, great portraits with vintage feel and distinct bokeh courtesy of Carl Zeiss Sonnar formula in use; for their ability to be mounted on various camera systems via affordable and easily available adapters.
Tiny fast lens that works wonders on modern mirrorless cameras – it’s vintage rendition will lift portraits to another dimensions and set you apart from competition!
Focal length – 5 cm
Aperture range f1.5 – f22
Number of aperture blades – 13
Focusing range – 1m to infinity
Number of elements/groups: 7/3
Angular field – 47º
Weight – 160g
Leica Thread mount (M39)
30/14 line per mm optical resolution
This Jupiter-8 is m39 LTM mount lens, adapters will be required to use this lens on modern cameras:
Note: This rangefinder lens will not work on (D)SLR cameras due to different flange distance, m42 lenses are recommended instead for Nikons, Canons, Pentax etc.
The lens s/n 841261 is in excellent condition!
Lens barrel has few visible signs of normal use/age on lens barrel.
Glass is clean and clear – has no fungus, no haze.
Has few micro scratches from wiping/ few internal dust particles may also be present, but will not have any effect on photos.
Mechanics are excellent – focus is smooth and uniform.
Aperture blades are just a hint of clear oil.
Comes with both rear and front lens caps, in cylinder case.
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