This lens is quite rare, a bit heavy and an excellent performer as well. Offers an ultra large aperture of f/1.5, When used on an APS-C DSLR the field-of-view is equivalent to 128mm and combined with the large max. Aperture it's obviously a pretty attractive lens e. Helios 40-2 is a heavy-duty lens that can withstand harsh elements and deliver stunning, artistic results. The stepless, 10-blade aperture make adjustments a snap, and the combination of an 85 mm lens and f/1.5 provide the speed necessary for an extremely shallow depth of field.This means the Helios 40-2 is excellent for portrait photography, isolating the subject from the background to deliver stunning detail. There is also a unique spinning bokeh effect that can be achieved by the Helios lens when the foreground subject is in intense focus that can make it seem almost as if the background were swirling. There just aren't many other 85 mm lenses that can match the Helios lens in terms of artistic output. For photographers, looking to expand their artistic license, the Helios 40-2 makes an excellent addition to any lens collections. Please read more information about this wonderful lens at. FOV corresponds to a 135mm lens on a 35mm camera. Built in Canon EOS mount. With these, you should be able to get infinity focus.
The lens is easier to use with aperture-priority mode on a camera body. Angle of view - 28'. Focal Length - 85 mm (85.18 mm).Relative aperture - 1:1,5. Frame size - 24x36 mm. Number of lenses / groups - 6 / 4. Front vertex focal distance - -26.85 mm. Rear vertex focal length - 44.52 mm.
Distance from first to last the surface - 81.53 mm. Light diameter of the first surface - 56, 9 mm.
Lens filter thread size - 67mm. Helios-40-2 85mm lens is compatible with: EOS 550D / EOS Digital Rebel T2i / EOS Kiss X4 EOS 300D / Digital Rebel / Kiss Digital EOS 350D / Digital Rebel XT / Kiss Digital N EOS 400D / Digital Rebel XTi / Kiss Digital X EOS 450D / Digital Rebel XSi / Kiss Digital X2 EOS 500D / Digital Rebel T1i / Kiss Digital X3 EOS 1000D / Rebel XS EOS 1V / 1VHS / 3 EOS 650 EOS 620 EOS 700 EOS 750 EOS 850 EOS Rebel XS / EOS 500 / EOS Kiss EOS 630 EOS-1 EOS 5D EOS-5D Mark II EOS-1D EOS-1Ds EOS-1D Mark II EOS-1Ds Mark II EOS-1D Mark II N EOS-1D Mark III EOS-1Ds Mark III EOS D30 EOS D60 EOS 10D EOS 20D EOS 20Da EOS 30D EOS 40D EOS 50D EOS 7D. Please include copy of the invoice with your return package. The item "Soviet Russian Helios 40-2 85mm f/1.5 lens for Canon EOS Camera, Free US shipping" is in sale since Friday, March 1, 2013. This item is in the category "Cameras & Photo\Lenses & Filters\Lenses".
The seller is "goshotcamera" and is located in Lake Forest, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.