Kamlan 50mm F1.1 II User Reviews

Announced Jun 5, 2019 •
Prime lens | Canon EF-M, Fujifilm X, Micro Four Thirds, Sony E

Dear forum community I recently decided for a personal “ 2020 strategy ” (maybe with an extension to 2021) w.r.t. a fast portrait lens . Background Background is that the Fuji X community is expecting super exciting times with a coming Viltrox AF 56 mm f/1.4, an announced Tokina AF 56 mm f/1.4, an announced Fujinon XF 50 mm f/1.0, and potentially an upgrade of the XF 56 mm f/1.2 ( though this is more than uncertain ). There is a lot of speculation. As a matter of fact, none of these lenses is ...

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This lens is heavy. You can feel the glas and the metal. Yet it still handels well on the a6xxx line. Focus and aperture turn smoothly. Overall built quality is very good. The first version of this lens was somewhat disappointing when it came to sharpness away from the center. The Mark II version is now sharp across almost from f1.1! Color and bokeh is nice. It is fun to use this lens in street photography and for portraits. At f1.1 you can achieve teh same background isolation that an f1.7 ...

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