Category Archives: Meyer Optik Görlitz

Meyer Optik announced a new Trioplan 50 f/2.9 Classic lens

Meyer Optik announced a new Trioplan 50 f/2.9 Classic lens that will be available for Nikon, Canon and Leica M mounts (rangefinder coupling for Leica is supported). The estimated shipping date is October 2018. The EU pricing is 799/899 EUR (including VAT). Here are the technical specs:

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New Meyer Optik APO Makro 105mm f/2.7 lens coming soon to Kickstarter

Meyer Optik will soon start a Kickstarter funding campaign for another retro lens remake: APO Makro 105mm f/2.7. The price is expected to be $2,999 but you can expect discounts for the first orders. Shipping is scheduled for May 1, 2019. Here are the technical specifications: Update: the funding campaign is now live on Kickstarter […]

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New Meyer Optik Somnium 85mm f/1.5 II lens

Meyer Optik has a new (second version) Somnium II 85mm f/1.5 lens currently listed for pre-sale on their website. Here are the technical specifications:

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The latest crowdfunding projects: new Primoplan 75/1.9 lens, professional pinhole lens and the fastest wireless camera controller

Today Meyer Optik Goerlitz started a new campaign on Indiegogo for a Primoplan 75/1.9 lens (P75 II). The new version can now cover mirrorless medium format cameras like the Hasselblad X1D or Fuji GFX 50s:

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Interview with Dr. Stefan Immes on the Opema Jena Biotar lenses

Dr. Stefan Immes, who revived the Meyer Optik brand of German lenses three years ago, has launched a new lens company called Opema Jena, which for its first project is bringing back the Biotar 75/f1.5, a lens originally produced by Carl Zeiss. Oprema launched a Kickstarter campaign for the Biotar last week. We talked to Immes […]

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New Oprema Jena Biotar 58mm f/2 lens to be announced soon

A new Oprema Jena Biotar 58 f/2 lens will be announced soon – see the teaser above. The lens is also already listed as a reward to the existing Biotar 75 Kickstarter project:

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Oprema Jena Biotar 75/1.5 lens launched on Kickstarter

The Oprema Jena Biotar 75/1.5 lens is now officially announced and is listed for funding on Kickstarter. The lens will be available in Canon, Nikon, Sony-E, Leica-M (rangefinder coupling supported), FujiX and M42 mounts. Technical specifications and MTF chart: Sample photos: Here is the full press release:

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