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Helios 44M-6 58mm f/2 MC Lens

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Helios 44M-6 58mm f/2 MC lens

Helios 44M-6 58mm f/2 MC lens

Helios 44M-6 58mm f/2 MC lens

Helios 44M-6 58mm f/2 MC lens

Optical design

Helios 44M-6 58mm f/2 MC optical design

Format: 35mm SLR

Type: Prime lens

Focusing: Manual Focus (MF)

Lens mounts: M42

Optical design: 6 elements in 4 groups

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Average price: $70


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Additional information:

The Helios 44M-6 58mm f/2 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.

This lens was based on Biotar 2/58 (Carl Zeiss Jena) lens.

Helios 44M-6 58mm f/2 MC was being manufactured at "Jupiter" factory in Valday.

Resolution by a technical passport (center/edge): not less than 45/25 lp/mm

Light transition ratio: 0.90
Geometrical vignetting: 58%
Color formula: 11-0-0

Aperture ring has a half-way positions (F2-F11).

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Posted by: SharkDD   Date of publication: 18.05.2011

Photos taken with this lens Helios 44M-6 58mm f/2 MC:

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Mechanical quality4.1712
Optical quality4.4112
Pricing / Value4.9111
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