NiSi 40mm ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lens T1.9 (L Mount)

Original price was: $1,268.00.Current price is: $1,141.20.

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  • Full-frame and 46mm imaging circle
  • Maximum micro-contrast control and ultra-low chromatic aberration for unparalleled image quality
  • Large aperture of T1.9 and soft bokeh for beautiful background separation
  • Drop-in filter mount for a more flexible workflow and creative control for filmmaking
  • Precisely engineered to minimize focus breathing, maintaining a consistent field of view during focus adjustments
  • Matched in weight and size to other NiSi Athena Lenses, eliminating the need for rebalancing on a gimbal when switching between lenses
  • 77mm filter thread and matched aperture and focus rings across the range for easy use of lens accessories
  • Focus ring with 300° rotation and fluorescent focal scales for accurate, easy-to-read focus pulls in any lighting condition.
  • Offers unparalleled image quality, flexibility, and creative control for filmmakers

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ATHENA CINEMA LENSES

Introducing the NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses, including 8 Lenses 14mm T2.4, 18mm T2.2, 25mm T1.9, 35mm T1.9, 40mm T1.9, 50mm T1.9, 85mm T1.9, 135mm T2.2 in PL, E, L, G and RF Mounts. The lenses are designed with a full-frame and 46mm imaging circle, covering focal lengths from 14mm ultra-wide angle to 85mm portrait focal length, making it the perfect choice for most shooting scenarios.

The Athena Cinema Lens Lineup

  • PL Mount
  • 14mm T2.4
  • 18mm T2.2
  • 25mm T1.9
  • 35mm T1.9
  • 40mm T1.9
  • 50mm T1.9
  • 85mm T1.9
  • 135mm T2.2
  • E Mount
  • 14mm T2.4
  • 18mm T2.2
  • 25mm T1.9
  • 35mm T1.9
  • 40mm T1.9
  • 50mm T1.9
  • 85mm T1.9
  • 135mm T2.2
  • E Mount (No Drop in Filter)
  • 14mm T2.4
  • 18mm T2.2
  • 25mm T1.9
  • 35mm T1.9
  • 40mm T1.9
  • 50mm T1.9
  • 85mm T1.9
  • 135mm T2.2
  • RF Mount
  • 14mm T2.4
  • 18mm T2.2
  • 25mm T1.9
  • 35mm T1.9
  • 40mm T1.9
  • 50mm T1.9
  • 85mm T1.9
  • 135mm T2.2
  • L Mount
  • 14mm T2.4
  • 18mm T2.2
  • 25mm T1.9
  • 35mm T1.9
  • 40mm T1.9
  • 50mm T1.9
  • 85mm T1.9
  • 135mm T2.2
  • G Mount
  • 14mm T2.4 (Use in GFX 35mm Format Mode)
  • 18mm T2.2 (Use in GFX 35mm Format Mode)
  • 25mm T1.9
  • 35mm T1.9
  • 40mm T1.9
  • 50mm T1.9
  • 85mm T1.9
  • 135mm T2.2
  • 46mm Image Circle For Full-frame Coverage

    Focal lengths range from 14mm ultra-wide angle to 135mm in the NiSi Athena range, covering super wide angle to portrait focal lengths. It allows you to capture a wide variety of subjects.

    Fast Aperture T 1.9 / T2.4

    25/35/50/85mm all have a maximum aperture of T1.9. The 14mm has a maximum aperture of T2.4 while the 18 and 135 have a maximum aperture of T2.2. Athena Lenses have Soft bokeh for beautiful background separation.

    Ultra-Low Chromatic Aberration and Micro-Contrast control

    Designed with micro-contrast control and ultra-low chromatic aberration, these lenses offer unparalleled image quality with finer image details.

    No Visible Focus Breathing

    The Athena Prime lenses have been designed to minimize focus breathing. This means that, regardless of the focal length or aperture setting, the change in field of view when adjusting focus from the minimum focus distance to infinity is extremely small.

    Drop In Filter System (E, L and RF Mounts)

    The RF, L and E-mount models have a drop-in filter slot while the PL mount takes rear screw-on filters.

    Matched Primes From 14 to 85mm

    All NiSi Athena Prime lenses are similar in weight. They do not require rebalancing on a gimbal when switching between Athena lenses. All lenses share the same size and 77mm filter thread (14mm has no thread). Both aperture and focus rings are matched across the range. The 135mm is a larger size and is not weight matched.

    300° Focus Rotation

    With fluorescent focal scales for precise focus pulls.

    Introducing the NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses, including 5 Lenses 14mm T2.4, 25mm T1.9, 35mm T1.9, 50mm T1.9, 85mm T1.9 in PL, E, L, G and RF Mounts. The lenses are designed with a full-frame and 46mm imaging circle, covering focal lengths from 14mm ultra-wide angle to 85mm portrait focal length, making it the perfect choice for most shooting scenarios.

    The Athena Prime lens kit is an excellent choice for filmmakers who demand the highest quality optics. These lenses are designed with maximum micro-contrast control and ultra-low chromatic aberration, providing unparalleled image quality with finer image details. The large aperture of T1.9 (25mm, 35mm, 50mm 85mm - 14mm T2.4) and soft bokeh make these lenses ideal for capturing stunning images and videos with beautiful background separation. Whether you’re shooting a feature film, a documentary, or a music video, the Athena Prime lens kit will help you achieve your creative vision.

    The Athena Prime Lens are equipped with a drop in filter mount (E an RF Mount) or rear filter mount (PL Mount), providing a more flexible workflow and creative control for filmmaking. Additionally, these lenses have been designed to minimize focus breathing, ensuring that the change in field of view when adjusting focus from the minimum focus distance to infinity is extremely small.

    All NiSi Athena Prime lenses are matched in weight and size, eliminating the need for rebalancing on a gimbal when switching between lenses. The 77mm filter thread (except the 14mm) and matched aperture and focus rings across the range also make it easy to use lens accessories such as filters and focus gears. The focus ring features 300° of rotation with fluorescent focal scales for precise focus pulls, making it easier for filmmakers to achieve their desired focus.

    The NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses including 5 Lenses 14mm T2.4, 25mm T1.9, 35mm T1.9, 50mm T1.9, 85mm T1.9 is a versatile and high-quality lens kit that offers unparalleled image quality, flexibility, and creative control for filmmakers.

    What is the NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses kit?

    The NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses kit is a set of 5 high-quality lenses designed for professional filmmakers who demand exceptional image quality and creative control. These lenses cover focal lengths from 14mm ultra-wide angle to 85mm portrait focal length, making them ideal for most shooting scenarios.

    What are the focal lengths available for the NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses?

    The NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lens Range includes 5 lenses with the following focal lengths: 14mm T2.4, 25mm T1.9, 35mm T1.9, 50mm T1.9, and 85mm T1.9.

    What type of mount options are available for the lenses?

    The NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses are available in PL, E, L, G and RF mounts, offering compatibility with a wide range of professional cinema cameras.

    What kind of image quality can be expected from the NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses?

    The NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses are designed with maximum micro-contrast control and ultra-low chromatic aberration, providing unparalleled image quality with finer image details. The large aperture of T1.9 (25mm, 35mm, 50mm 85mm - 14mm T2.4) and soft bokeh make these lenses ideal for capturing stunning images and videos with beautiful background separation.

    What are some of the key features of the NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses that make them ideal for filmmakers?

    The NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses offer a range of features that make them ideal for filmmakers, including unparalleled image quality, flexible workflow and creative control, minimal focus breathing, matched weight and size, and easy compatibility with lens accessories such as filters and focus gears.

    How do the NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses minimize focus breathing?

    The NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses have been designed to minimize focus breathing, ensuring that the change in field of view when adjusting focus from the minimum focus distance to infinity is extremely small. This allows for smoother focus pulls and more precise control over the focus of the shot.

    What is the filter mount option available for the lenses?

    The NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses are equipped with a drop-in filter mount for E and RF mounts, and a rear filter mount for PL mount, providing a more flexible workflow and creative control for filmmakers.

    How does the NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses kit make it easier for filmmakers to use lens accessories?

    The NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses are designed with a 77mm filter thread (except the 14mm) and matched aperture and focus rings across the range, making it easy to use lens accessories such as filters and focus gears. The focus ring features 300° of rotation with fluorescent focal scales for precise focus pulls.

    Can the NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses be used with a gimbal?

    Yes, the NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses are matched in weight and size, eliminating the need for rebalancing on a gimbal when switching between lenses, making them ideal for use with a gimbal.

    Description

    Discover the latest addition to our ATHENA cinema lens lineup, the NiSi 40mm ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lens T1.9 (L Mount), engineered to elevate your cinematic creations with its cutting-edge design and exceptional optical performance. Meticulously crafted to seamlessly integrate with the original Athena Prime series, this lens promises the same remarkable features, consistent weight, and synchronized focus and iris ring positions, ensuring a harmonious user experience across the range.

    Embrace the art of visual storytelling with unparalleled image quality, thanks to the lens’s superior micro-contrast control and minimal chromatic aberration. The result? Crisper, more detailed images that bring your creative vision to life. Coupled with a large aperture of T1.9, it delivers stunning background separation and soft, captivating bokeh, making it perfect for creating atmospheric shots with a distinct sense of depth.

    Designed with precision to minimize focus breathing, this lens ensures a consistent field of view as you adjust focus, making it indispensable for filmmakers who demand seamless focus pulls and a uniform visual style throughout their work. Its compatibility and uniformity in design with the rest of the Athena Prime series mean no more time wasted rebalancing your gimbal when changing lenses; each lens in the series matches in weight and size for effortless transitions.

    The Athena Prime Lens Series (E mount) is equipped with a drop in filter mount, which provides a more flexible workflow and creative control for filmmaking. Filmmakers can easily add ND filters, polarizers, or other filters to achieve their desired look without having to attach filters to the front of the lens. This feature also makes it easier to swap filters quickly and efficiently, saving time and reducing the risk of lens damage.

    The 40mm ATHENA PRIME also boasts a 77mm filter thread, 80mm clamp on size and matching aperture and focus rings across the series, simplifying the use of additional lens accessories. The focus ring, featuring 300° of rotation with fluorescent focal scales, allows for unmatched precision in focus pulls, ensuring sharp, dynamic shots even in low-light conditions.

    The Athena Prime Lens Series (L mount) is equipped with a drop in filter mount, which provides a more flexible workflow and creative control for filmmaking. Filmmakers can easily add ND filters, polarizers, or other filters to achieve their desired look without having to attach filters to the front of the lens. This feature also makes it easier to swap filters quickly and efficiently, saving time and reducing the risk of lens damage.

    Ideal for a wide range of cinematic projects, from feature films and documentaries to music videos, the NiSi 40mm ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lens T1.9 (L Mount) is a versatile, high-quality tool that offers unmatched image quality, flexibility, and creative freedom. Step into the future of filmmaking with NiSi, where your vision knows no bounds.

    Additional information

    Lens Mount

    L Mount

    Aperture Blades

    10

    Imaging Circle

    46mm

    Gear MOD and Pitch

    Focus: 0.8 MOD / 32 Pitch

    Focus Rotation Angle

    300°

    Angle of View for 36x24 Format (Diagonal)

    57.1°

    Angle of View for 36x24 Format (Horizontal)

    48.8°

    Angle of View for 36x24 Format (Vertical)

    33.5°

    Filter Thread Size

    77mm

    Front Diameter

    80mm / 3.15"

    Length

    81.3mm / 3.2"

    Weight

    875g / 1.92lbs

    ATHENA PRIME L Mount

    40mm

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    NiSi 40mm ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lens T1.9 (L Mount)
    Original price was: $1,268.00.Current price is: $1,141.20.