Jupiter 8 Russian silver color lens for Sony NEX (E-Mount)

Jupiter 8 Russian silver color lens for Sony NEX (E-Mount)
  • Jupiter 8 Russian silver color lens for Sony NEX (E-Mount)
Product description

Jupiter 8 lens history

Jupiter 8 universal normal fast lens for small-format rangefinder camera such as "Zorki" and "Kiev". Equipped with iris. Two-ring aperture control. Coated optics. Focus has largely been eliminated by the chromatic and spherical aberration and curvature of image field.
The lens is "Carl Zeiss Sonnar 1:2 / 5 cm" for Contax cameras were designed in the early 1930s, Ludwig Berthelot (Ludwig Bertele). Documentation for many German lenses (which included, among others, and Sonnar 2 / 5 cm), together with the technology, materials and equipment for their production have been obtained in the Soviet Union by way of reparations. At the beginning of production at KMZ and labeled - "LC" - "Zonnar Krasnogorsk."

Jupiter 8 lens description

  • Mount: Sony NEX (lens comes with adapter M39-SONY NEX
  • Aperture/Focal length: 2/50mm
  • Diaphragm scale: 2 - 22
  • Focusing range: 1m - infinity
  • Angle of view: 45°
  • Quantity of lens/componets: 6/3
  • Light coefficient: 0.81


Jupiter 8 ?ompatible with:

Sony NEX-3

Sony NEX-C3

Sony NEX-5

Sony NEX-5n

Sony NEX-7