Vintage soviet portrait lens JUPITER-6 180mm f/2.8, s/n 003760


14,500.00 12,850.00

Gargantuan soviet 180mm f/2.8 portrait lens

Can be used on modern mirrorless cameras

Excellent condition and nearly complete set!

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JUPITER-6 180mm f/2.8 – RARE fast telephoto lens!



Originally produced for Zenit SLR, can also be used on Fujica, Pentax, Practica.
Great for photo & video on DSLR, can be used on pretty much any modern camera system – Nikon/Canon, mirrorless systems: Sony NEX, Olympus Pen, Panasonic G, Canon EOS M, Nikon 1, FujiFilm X-mount etc.

*Note: this is m39 Zenit Thread mount lens. We include m39 to m42 step-up ring, so the lens can be used as a regular m42 mount lens, with slight limitation on focusing range. This 180mm lens will focus will almost reach infinity, which is more then enough for even full length portraits.


This is also happens to be uncommon export version of this rare lens, with latin name on the beauty ring(usually it is spelled out in russian characters)

One of the crazy FSU lenses – this lens is gargantuan! It is huge and heavy – guaranteed to turn heads. Luckily it performs very well too – portraits taken with this lens never seize to amaze!

JUPITER-6 180mm lens

This lens is HUGE – with case & filters is weighs 2257g!

The lens s/n 003760 is in excellent condition!

Has few very faint signs of use/age on lens barrel.

Glass is clean and clear, no fungus, no haze, no scratches!
There’s a small blemish on the coating inside, a dot about 2mm in size – but it is unlikely to have any effect on images.
Might also have few dust particles / faint wipe marks which will not affect image quality.

Mechanics are very good, focusing is smooth.
Aperture blades are free from oil.



Manufacturer: KMZ
(Krasnogoraskiy Mehanicheskij Zavod, USSR)
Mount: M39 Zenit Thread Mount
Min focus distance: 2m
Max aperture: 2.8
Min aperture: 22
Weight (with case & filters): 2257g
Filter size: 77mm
Lens construction: 5 elements in 3 groups



Sold as a full set which includes:
– Jupiter-6 lens
– front/back caps
– m39 to m42 step up ring
– 3 heavy filters for B&W photography
– original faux leather case/strap




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