Irix has announced the affordable 8K ready CINE 15mm T2.6

Canon Rumors Guy

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Irix, the producer of the Cine series, currently has a set of cinematographic lenses in its portfolio, including an 11mm ultra-wide-angle lens, a standard 45mm lens, and a 150mm macro telephoto lens. Today Irix premieres its fast, filter-ready wide-angle cine lens, the Irix Cine 15mm T2.6. This product will open unlimited possibilities for filmmakers and cinematographers alike.
New Lens, New Possibilities
The newest member of the family, the Irix Cine 15mm T2.6, is a fast, filter-ready ultra-wide-angle lens, which makes it an extremely versatile piece of equipment that works in a multitude of lighting conditions.
The Irix Cine 15mm T2.6 optical system is made up of 15 elements arranged in 11 groups (including 3 HR lenses, 2 EDs, and 2 ASPs). Its precise construction ensures beautiful and vivid colors, image sharpness, and minimal distortion, despite the ultra-wide field of view. The high-quality construction ensures low lens breathing, which is an extremely important feature...
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jvillain

EOS 80D
Sep 29, 2018
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"very low lens breathing"

That part is great but I guess parfocal is a bit much to ask at that price point.
 

Codebunny

EOS RP
Sep 5, 2018
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I don't think the current Cine lenses from Canon or others made in the last decade will struggle to resolve 8k. I get they want to market these as 8k lenses, but really is there any recent lens that will truly struggle with 8k?
 

jvillain

EOS 80D
Sep 29, 2018
155
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Since a prime can't change it's focal length, being parfocal isn't a consideration.
Thanks, brain fart on my behalf. I have been focused on looking for an affordable zoom to get around the focus breathing of my Sigma's and lost focus my self.
 

melgross

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Nov 2, 2016
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Think of it guys, if you buy these you will have “unlimited possibilities”. That’s a lot of possibilities more than with any other lens manufacturer, most of which offer “nearly unlimited possibilities”.
 

SecureGSM

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Feb 26, 2017
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Think of it guys, if you buy these you will have “unlimited possibilities”. That’s a lot of possibilities more than with any other lens manufacturer, most of which offer “nearly unlimited possibilities”.
Did they just say unlimited? Their legal team must be having a senior moment. Oh well. ;)