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MTO-500 500 mm f/ 8.0 Lens

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MTO-500 500 mm f/ 8.0 lens

MTO-500 500 mm f/ 8.0 lens

MTO-500 500 mm f/ 8.0 lens

MTO-500 500 mm f/ 8.0 lens

MTO-500 500 mm f/ 8.0 lens


MTO-500 500 mm f/ 8.0 MTF Chart

Optical design

MTO-500 500 mm f/ 8.0 optical design

Format: 35mm SLR

Type: Prime lens

Focusing: Manual Focus (MF)

Lens mounts: M39, M42

Optical design: 4 elements, mirrors

Features: Mirror lens
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Average price: $77


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Additional information:

The MTO-500 500 mmf/ 8.0 (Maksutov Tele-Optic) is a telephoto catadioptric lens  for 35 mm SLR cameras with the M42 screw mount.

It is used for shooting remote objects. The lens construction does not make it possible to use iris aperture.

The other characteristics of the МТО-500 500 mm f/ 8.0:

  • Angular field of view: 5 °
  • Coefficient of transparency: not less than 0.58
  • Resolution at the frame center: not less than 35 lpmm
  • Resolution on the edges of the frame: not less than 22 lpmm
  • Maximum barrel diameter: 101 mm

The МТО-500 500 mm f/ 8.0 comes with 4 filters: ZhS -12 (light-yellow), ZhS -18 (yellow, dense), OS-14 (orange), NS-7 (neutral), hood, release button tumbler, front and rear caps, case, device review, technical certificate.

Posted by: dobrun   Date of publication: 11.05.2011

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Mechanical quality4.405
Optical quality3.805
Pricing / Value3.605
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