Article # 0211
This lens is made by BelOMO that makes the equipment for the space program in Russia. By changing usual proportions of the objects, the lens enables to obtain pretty unusual and impressive pictorial effects. FISHEYE PELENG LENS 8mm F 3.5 Leica M mount is suitable for photo-shooting with both modern digital and traditional (film) cameras.
BelOMO is a universal Association with substantial scientific and technical potential which is engaged in the field of development and production of high-precision laser, optoelectronic and optical and mechanical devices, instruments, units and systems for ground troops, space, marine services, industries, medicine, tourism, aerospace photographic equipment etc.
Peleng Lens is a super wide angle photographic lens of "FISHEYE CIRCULAR" type and is designated to serve as a replaceable lens for LEICA M mounts whish have or don't have the instant-return diaphragm automatic control device. The Lens has a feature of diaphragm presetting which increases photographing efficient. The lenses have anti reflecting coating. The image being received by the Lens in film camera represents the circle of 24mm diameter. It occupies only part of frame 24x36 ( film or standard digital matrix) and fits in a small side of a frame with a small cutting along the edges. You may always crop these small black corners from your image. Image gives you full circle coverage for the full frame ( full matrix ) digital cameras. The geometric centers of the image and the frame coincide.
Peleng is "old school" lens and has manual focus. Focus to infinity is a good option for landscape images. Peleng multi-coating optical glass serves to decrease reflections.
Focal distance - 8 mm
Relative aperture - 1:3,5-1:16
Mount: Pentax M42 and Leica M mount
Angular field of view - 180 degree
Flange focal distance - 45.46 mm
Focusing modification limit - from 0.22 mm
Aspect ratio, mm 24x36
Resolution power, mm in the center 55 along the edges 15
Minimum distance when photographing, m 0,3
Transmission factor 0,7
Dissipation factor 0,03
Overall dimensions. Diameter - 73 mm
Overall dimensions. Length - 65.5 mm
Weight - 0.4 kg
Leica M Series, M5, M6, Digital Leica M8, Leica CL, Hexar RF, Minolta CLE, Voigtlander Bessa T, R2, R2A, R3A, R2M, R3M, R4A, R4M, Epson RD-1, Konika Hexar RF, Rollei RF.
Peleng Fisheye Lens
Leica M adaptor