Meyer Primoplan 58 f1.9 II


Primoplan 58 f1.9 II


The Primoplan 58 II f1.9 was developed by Meyer Optik Görlitz’s brilliant designer Paul Schäfter 80 years ago.Its light intensity of 1:1.9 which was considered extremely high back then, made the Primoplan 58 one of the most exciting lenses of its time.The Primoplan 58 gained its legendary reputation among photographers around the world in no time at all.

Focal length 58mm
Aperture (clickless) f1,9-f16
Filter Diameter 52mm
Minimum Focus Distance 0,6m
Angle of View 20,5°
Aperture Blades 12 steel blades
Image Circle Diamater 44mm
Distance scale meter/feet
Housing Material Aluminum
Housing Color black (anodized)
Optical Construction 5 lenses in 4 groups
Length 56-84mm (varies per version)
Diameter (thickest part) 60mm (Canon = 64,5mm)
Weight 200-250g (varies per version)

Additional information


Canon EF Mount, Canon RF-mount, Fuji FX Mount, Leica L Mount, Leica M mount, M42 Thread Mount, Micro Four Thirds Mount (Panasonic, Olympus,…), Nikon F Mount, Nikon Z Mount, Pentax K Mount, Sony E Mount