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Industar-29 80 mm f/ 2.8 Lens

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Industar-29 80 mm f/ 2.8 lens

Industar-29 80 mm f/ 2.8 lens

Optical design

Industar-29 80 mm f/ 2.8 optical design

Format: Medium Format SLR

Type: Prime lens

Focusing: Manual Focus (MF)

Lens mounts: Kiev-88, Salut, Kiev-88, Salut

Optical design: 4 elements in 3 groups, Tessar

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Average price: $80


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Additional information:

The Industar-29 80mm f/2.8 (Индустар) is a standard prime lens for medium format SLR cameras with the B bayonet mount.

It is a kit lens for the Salyut camera. The lens is also compatible with Salyut-S (Салют-С) and  Kiev-88 (Киев-88) cameras, but on these cameras the aperture operates in manual mode only (no instant-return diaphragm).

  • Precise focal length: 82 mm
  • Angle of view:  53° (according to other sources  - 55° [65, p. 149])
  • Minimal aperture: 22
  • Minimum focusing distance: 0.9 m
  • Resolution (center/edge): 25/10 lpmm
  • Optical scheme: 4 elements in 3 groups
  • Coefficient of transparency:  0.85
  • Filter screw mount: М58х0,75.
  • Weight: 340 g

Via adapters the lens can be mounted on digital cameras. The lens is  Tessar's replica.

Pros: built-in hood, high sharpness, beautiful bokeh.

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Posted by: KiRx   Date of publication: 18.08.2012

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