On November 10th, 2011, the long-awaited HyperPrime 12mm f1.6 was released by SLR Magic. This lens is especially made for micro four-thirds cameras. This awesome lens features a 12mm focal length. This lens also has a maximum aperture of f1.6.
Who is this lens for? Because of it’s 12mm focal length, it’s great for aspiring cinematographers. This lens will allow you to take amazing wide-angle video clips. Not only is this lens great for cinematographers, but it’s also great for your everyday shutter-bug.
Now that we’ve covered the specs, let’s talk price. This lens is a steal at only $499. This is a great gift for any cinematographers on your holiday list. You can pick this lens up from any SLR Magic authorized retailer such as Green Mountain Camera. This lens will be available by the end of November.
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