Pancake lens from the 1970s – Industar-50-2 50mm, s/n 7548511

2,850.00

Industar-50-2 – tiny soviet tessar type anastigmat

Made in USSR!

1 in stock

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INDUSTAR-50-2 50mm f/3.5, m42 tessar type lens
MADE IN USSR!

Standard 50mm f/3.5 lens for Zenit SLR, can also be used on for photo & video o modern digital cameras via adaptors: Canon, Nikon, Sony NEX, Olympus Pen, Panasonic G, Canon EOS M, Nikon 1, FujiFilm X-mount etc.

Classic lens of tried and true Tessar type – pin sharp anastigmat with 4 lenses in three groups, it was called to the scene when light is difficult and Helioses flared badly.

Recommended as a second lens for difficult light condition and as a general walk around lens – it is tiny and only weighs less then 70grams!

Industar-50-2 comparing to kit zoom lenses

Industar-50-2 is a vintage soviet prime lens, most of all appreciated for it’s tiny size and excellent resolution and contrast – thanks to it’s Carl Zeiss Tessar lineage and for their ability to be mounted on various camera systems via affordable and easily available adapters.

 

Made by: KMZIndustar-50 scheme optics
Format: 24x36mm
Mount: m42
Focal length: 52mm
Aperture range: 3.5-16
Aperture blades: 7
Close focus: 0.65m
Lenses/groups: 4/3
Weight: 67g(without caps)
Optical resolution: 43/27 lpmm

Adapters will be required to use this lens on modern cameras:

NEX adapter – for Sony NEX E mount cameras
Fuji X adapter – for FujiFilm X-mount cameras
Micro 4/3 adapter – for Panasonic G, Olympus Pen etc
EOS M adapter – for Canon mirrorless cameras
Nikon simple adapter & infinity adapter – on Nikon (D)SLR
Canon EOS adapter – for Canon (D)SLRs
P-K adapter(or infinity) – on Pentax K-mount cameras

Also available “tilting” adapters for Micro 4/3, Fuji X and Sony NEX E and many others here

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The lens s/n 7548511 is in very good condition

Lens barrel has few visible signs of normal use/age. Deformed filter right.

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 very good– focus is smooth.

Aperture blades are free from oil.

 

Comes with rear lens cap.

Optics:  ★★★★☆

Mechanics:  ★★★★

Appearance: ★★★

Overall:  ★★★★

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