Zhong Yi Optics has launched the new Mitakon Speedmaster 50mm F0.95 III lens with Sony FE, Canon RF, and Nikon Z-mount options. The new Mitakon lens features an F0.95 to F16 aperture range alongside 10 elements in seven groups, including four extra-low dispersion elements and one ultra-high refraction element, and an 11-blade aperture diaphragm.

This compact prime lens is designed for low-light scenes, according to ZY Optics, which has utilized a new optics design with improved flare resistance for version III. The 50mm F0.95 lens features a metal body, 50cm minimum focusing distance, 67mm front filter thread, and 1.58lb / 720g weight.

Below is a gallery of sample images taken with the Mitakon Speedmaster 50mm F0.95 III lens:

ZY Optics currently lists the Mitakon Speedmaster 50mm F0.95 III lens on its website for $799 USD. The older Mark II version of the lens is still available to purchase at $519 USD from select online retailers.