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Helios-44M-7 58 mm f/ 2.0 MC Lens

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Helios-44M-7 58 mm f/ 2.0 MC lens

Optical design

Helios-44M-7 58 mm f/ 2.0 MC optical design

Helios-44M-7 58 mm f/ 2.0 MC optical design

Format: 35mm SLR

Type: Prime lens

Focusing: Manual Focus (MF)

Lens mounts: M42

Optical design: 6 elements in 4 groups

User reviews (3)

Photos (21)

Tests (0)

Owners (35)

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Average price: $47


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Additional information:

The Helios-44M-7 58 mm f/ 2.0 MC  (Russian: "Гелиос") is a fast standard lens with a fixed focal length for 35mm cameras with M42 screw mount.

Lens has a multicoating. With a special adapter can be attached to modern dSLR and mirrorless cameras.

Was being manufactured at "Jupiter" factory in Valday.

Has the highest resolution among all of the Helios-44 lens family.

Resolution by a technical passport (center/edge): not less than 50/30 lp/mm

Posted by: Liliom   Date of publication: 15.05.2011

Photos taken with this lens Helios-44M-7 58 mm f/ 2.0 MC:

f / 2
Autor: zunzara
5 0 3598

Autor: Yuri Degtyarev
5 0 4154

Autor: boredverg
5 0 1334

Autor: Liliom
5 0 3693

Mechanical quality4.1318
Optical quality4.5618
Pricing / Value4.3017
Overall lens rating

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Owner reviews: Helios-44M-7 58 mm f/ 2.0 MC

boredverg 03.04.2017 11:41:04
Period of use: 3 years


Very sharp and good quality

Nice bokeh


A little Heavy


Love the bokeh at f/2

Very good sharpness at f/5 to f/8

Ideal for portraits