New Opteka 12mm f/2.8 Lens Announced for Mirrorless Cameras

New Opteka 12mm f/2.8 Lens Announced for Mirrorless Cameras

Opteka announced  a new 12mm f/2.8 lens designed for mirrorless cameras with APS-c and MFT sensor. The ultra wide-angle prime optic is available for Nikon 1, Canon EF-M, Fuji X, MFT and Sony E mounts.

All-metal construction is durable and depth of field and focus distance scales have been engraved on the lens barrel for pre-focusing needs.

Individual lens element feature an HD anti-reflection coating to control surface reflections, flare, and ghosting in order to realize a high degree of contrast and color accuracy, even when working in bright and backlit conditions.

The aperture varies between f/2.8 and f/22. Manual focus lens has 9-blade diaphragm. The price of the Opteka 12mm f/2.8 lens is $199.99. Check out all Opteka lenses here.

Opteka 12mm f/2.8 Lens Announced for APS-c Mirrorless and MFT

This lens designed specifically for use with APS-C format image sensors. Providing a 35mm-equivalent focal length of 18mm and a broad 98.9° angle of view, it is well-suited for architectural, interior, and landscape images.

On the Micro Four Thirds side 24mm equivalent lens features a relatively bright f/2.8 maximum aperture to balance low-light performance with a compact form factor.


Opteka 12mm f/2.8 lens specifications:

Focal Length12mm
Comparable 35mm Focal Length: 18 mm
ApertureMaximum: f/2.8
Minimum: f/22
Camera Mount TypeSony E
Format CompatibilityAPS-C
Angle of ViewNot Specified by Manufacturer
Minimum Focus Distance3.94″ (10 cm)
MagnificationNot Specified by Manufacturer
Maximum Reproduction RatioNot Specified by Manufacturer
Elements/Groups12 / 10
Diaphragm Blades9
Filter ThreadFront: 72 mm
Dimensions (DxL)Not Specified by Manufacturer
WeightNot Specified by Manufacturer