SUMMICRON-C

Premium prime lenses designed for larger sensors on film and television productions.

All about the magic

Creating magical, meaningful images is not just about technical specifications and charts. It takes a skilled cinematographer and a lens with the character needed to bring their vision to life.

The Set

The SUMMICRON-C cine lenses are comprised of 11 focal lengths from 15 mm to 135 mm.

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Aperture
The T2.0 SUMMICRON-C prime lenses are built with high ASA/ISO digital cameras in mind, offering plenty of depth of field and performance while maintaining a compact size.
Focusing
The classic linear focus scale of the SUMMICRON-C lenses is familiar to camera assistants around the world. Focus rolls in gently allowing for smooth pulls without the unpleasant sudden snap of sharpness.
Compact, Lightweight and Matched
Advances in cine lens design allow the SUMMICRON-C lenses to be smaller and more compact than other lenses with comparable performance. Only 4” (101 mm) long and weighing between 2.9 and 3.4 pounds (1.3-1.6 kg), these lenses are perfect for stabilized rigs, aerial cinematography, underwater cinematography, and stereoscopic 3D.
Enlaged "Super 35"
Digital camera sensors are getting physically larger and the SUMMICRON-C lenses are ready to perform. Each lens offers an image circle wider than 35mm in diameter, big enough to easily cover sensors from RED Helium 8K S35 and GEMINI 5K S35, Sony and ARRI Alexa f 16:9 mode formats without performance loss in the corners or vignetting.

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The Young Pope

The Young Pope

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Lens Used

Summicron-C

Director

Paolo Sorrentino

DP

Luca Bigazzi

Company

Wildside

T2: Trainspotting

T2: Trainspotting

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Lens Used

Summicron-C

Director

Danny Boyle

DP

Anthony Dod Mantle

Company

Cloud Eight Films

The Night Of

The Night Of

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Lens Used

Summilux-C, Summicron-C

Director

Steven Zaillian

DP

Frederick Elmes

Company

BBC Drama Productions

For Flint

For Flint

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Lens Used

Summicron-C

Director

Brian Schulz

DP

Will Taylor

Company

Hot Fuss Films

The Young Pope

The Young Pope

Lens Used

Summicron-C

Director

Paolo Sorrentino

DP

Luca Bigazzi

Company

Wildside

T2: Trainspotting

T2: Trainspotting

Lens Used

Summicron-C

Director

Danny Boyle

DP

Anthony Dod Mantle

Company

Cloud Eight Films

The Night Of

The Night Of

Lens Used

Summilux-C, Summicron-C

Director

Steven Zaillian

DP

Frederick Elmes

Company

BBC Drama Productions

For Flint

For Flint

Lens Used

Summicron-C

Director

Brian Schulz

DP

Will Taylor

Company

Hot Fuss Films

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Technical Specifications

Focal Length
15mm
18mm
21mm
25mm
29mm
35mm
40mm
50mm
75mm
100mm
135mm
Aperture
T2.0 - T22 - full close
Image Circle
36 mm
Close Focus (ft)
1'
1'
1’
1’
1’
1’2”
1’6”
2’
2’7”
3’3”
4’6
Close Focus (m)
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.36
0.45
0.6
0.8
1.0
1.35
Horizontal Angle of view "Super 35" 24.9 x 18.7 mm
79.4º
69.3º
61.3º
52.9º
46.5º
39.2º
34.6º
28º
18.9º
14.2º
10.5º
Weight (lb)
4.1
2.9
2.9
3.4
3.0
2.9
3.0
3.2
2.7
2.7
4.1
Weight (kg)
1.8
1.3
1.3
1.5
1.3
1.3
1.3
1.5
1.2
1.2
1.8
Length (ft)
4.6"
4"
4"
4"
4"
4"
4"
4"
4"
4"
4.6"
Length (mm)
118
101
101
101
101
101
101
101
101
101
118
Lens Mount
PL - Stainless Steel
Focus Rotation
300°
Iris Rotation
180°
Front Diameter
95mm / 3.7”
Color Balance Between Lenses
Matched Color
Front Filter
No
Rear Filter or net Holder
No
Matched Focus/Iris Ring Locations
All focal lengths
Matched Dimension in Set
All focal lenghts (except 15 mm and 135 mm)

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