Angenieux Optimo 24-290mm T2.8 Cinema Zoom Lens

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The Angenieux Optimo 24-290mm is a legendary cinema zoom lens. It has a constant T2.8 maximum aperture and classic Angenieux look.

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The Angenieux Optimo 24-290mm supports 4K+ resolution on a 35mm Academy-sized sensor. The 24-290mm has a massive 12x zoom range. In addition, it has a T2.8 maximum aperture throughout this range. Thus, the lens is a classic in the industry. Featuring on countless large feature shoots.

A separately available 1.4x or 2x Optimo extender increases the sensor coverage to Super 35. The Optimo 24-290 has consistent image quality across the zoom range. Also, internal focus prevents the lens from changing length. Finally, no breathing occurs during focus pulls.

The lens has a 162mm front outside diameter, which fits many standard production matte boxes. The 24-290mm Optimo zoom comes standard with an ARRI PL mount. This zoom lens incorporates industry standard zoom and focus gears. Thus interfaces with zoom and focus motors. Finally, the wide operating-temperature of 24-290 Optimo suits a variety of production settings.

Features of the Optimo 24-290 T2.8 Zoom Lens:

  • Fast aperture of T2.8 with no ramping
  • Provides Academy 35mm sensor coverage
  • Optional extenders increase Sensor coverage to Super 35
  • 327° of focus rotation with over 70 focus marks; no breathing
  • High image quality
  • Interchangeable focus rings marked in feet and meters
  • Standard PL mount lens; optional Canon EF mount
  • Wide operating-temperature range of -4 to 113°F

Technical Specifications of the Angenieux 24-290mm Cinema Zoom Lens:

  • Zoom Ratio 12X
  • Aperture T2.8
  • Close Focus 4 ft  (1.22 m)
  • Internal Focus
  • Image Coverage 35 mm academy – 30 mm diagonal
  • With extenders, image coverage becomes S35+ – 31.4 mm diagonal
  • Weight (approx.) 11kg (24.2 lbs)
  • Length 440 mm
  • Front Diameter 162 mm