Tag Archives: VILTROX 85mm f/1.8

Viltrox: Free Trial and New Lenses Coming in October

Viltrox has a lot of AF lenses coming soon for X Mount and they should start showing up in October if all goes well, according to Viltrox. Viltrox also has a trial program that will allow you to try a lens for two weeks before you buy. To take advantage of the offer you will […]

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NEW Viltrox 23mm f/1.4, 33mm f/1.4 and 56mm f/1.4 Autofocus Lenses Posted on Weibo

Viltrox posted three new AF lenses to their official weibo which is making the rounds. Above you can see the unaltered photos and their specs are listed in each photo, but below is you can see the specs. It’s interesting that Viltrox is trying to have a consistent front filter size with its fast mirrorless […]

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Viltrox 85mm vs Samyang 85mm

Damian Brown Compared the Viltrox 85mm f/1.8 STM vs the Samyang 85mm f/1.8 ED UMC. Below is a summary of his findings and his individual lens reviews: The Samyang is about 200g lighter and it’s smaller than the Viltrox Samyang 65mm minimum focus distance Viltrox  80mm Samyang min aperture f/22 Viltrox f/16 Filter size 62mm […]

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VILTROX 85mm f/1.8 AF Firmware Update V1.03 Released

Viltrox just released an update to their excellent VILTROX 85mm f/1.8 AF that you can download here. Also, Amazon and B&H Photo have them in stock at this time. Firmware upgrade content: Fixed the infinity focus problem in some models. Follow Fujiaddict on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube VILTROX 85mm f/1.8: B&H Photo / Amazon

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Viltrox 85mm f/1.8 MTF Chart, Comparison, Shortages, and More

Viltrox released a lot of information about their new 85mm lens on weibo and an interesting comparison with the Fujinon 56mm f/1.2 and Sony 85mm f/1.8.  The Viltrox 85mm is a true full-frame 85mm lens the same design released for E-mount but with an X-Mount AF mount that is fully featured. They also released an […]

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Viltrox 85mm f1.8 Review Round-up

Many photographers that follow the site have asked me if I am going to get a Viltrox 85mm f/1.8 since I own a lot of Fujifilm glass, but it’s just not for me at this time, a lot of others are enjoying theirs though. Since the release of the Viltrox 85mm it has received almost […]

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