Voigtlander Releases Nokton 75mm f/1.5 Aspherical Lens

Voigtlander has released its latest lens, the Nokton 75mm f/1.5 Aspherical Lens. The black model is now available via B&H Photo-Video for $999. In addition, a silver version is also available for pre-order.

The Nokton 75mm f/1.5 Aspherical Lens is a portrait-length manual focus prime lens designed for Leica M-mount cameras. The unit offers a vintage style aesthetic, and features an optical construction with three anomalous partial dispersion elements and one aspherical element to help minimize various aberrations. In addition, the device incorporates a 12-blade diaphragm for a pleasing bokeh effect, and provides a minimum focusing distance of 2.3'. Finally, the package also includes a lens hood to help reduce lens flare and ghosting from stray light.

Voigtlander Nokton 75mm f/1.5 Aspherical Lens

Here's a full rundown of key specs per Voigtlander:

  • Focal Length - 75 mm
  • Aperture Ratio - 1:1,5
  • Minimum Aperture - F 16
  • Lens Construction - 7 elements in 6 groups
  • Angle of View - 32,6°
  • Aperture Blades - 12
  • Minimum Focus - 0.7 m
  • Maximum Diameter - 58 mm
  • Length - 63.3 mm
  • Mount - Leica M-Mount
  • Weight - 350 g
  • Filter Size - 58 mm
  • Color- black & silver
  • Others - incl. lens hood

Source: Voigtlander