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Mitakon 20 mm f/ 2.0 4.5x Super Macro Lens

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Mitakon 20 mm f/ 2.0 4.5x Super Macro lens

Mitakon 20 mm f/ 2.0 4.5x Super Macro lens

Mitakon 20 mm f/ 2.0 4.5x Super Macro lens

Format: 35mm SLR

Type: Prime lens

Focusing: Manual Focus (MF)

Lens mounts: Canon EF, EF-S, Sony A / Minolta A, Nikon F (FX, DX), Pentax K, Micro 4/3, Sony E, FujiFilm XF, Canon EF-M

First year of production: 2016

Optical design: 6 elements 4 groups

Features: Macro lens
User reviews (1)

Photos (4)

Tests (0)

Owners (1)

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Average price: $199


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Additional information:

Zhongyi Mitakon 1:2.0 20mm 4.5x Super Macro Lens is very compact in its class which allows photographers to capture extremely fine details or patterns with ease. The lens is capable of creating unbelievable macro images ranging from 4x to 4.5x magnification. Users no longer need to DIY or use any extension tubes to reach high magnification shooting. It incorporates a 6pcs of elements in 4 groups structure which delivers impressive resolution from corners to corners.  The maximum reproduction ratio is 4.5:1

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Posted by: Kevin Macy   Date of publication: 26.01.2017

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Pricing / Value5.001
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Owner reviews: Mitakon 20 mm f/ 2.0 4.5x Super Macro

Kevin Macy 26.01.2017 21:42:53
Period of use: 13 days


Incredible Close Up Macro - Sharp but short depth of field


Hard to light subject.
Short depth of field


Althought this is not the easiest lens to use, it is fascinating and fun.  4X to 4.5X macro with manual focus.  Front element is small.  Reminds you of a microscope lens.

Hard to use but it's fun!