02.06.2007 08:00 PM
Originally featured on BroadcastEngineering.com
Thales Angenieux 19X HD, SD lens offers ENG/EFP flexibility
Thales Angenieux has unveiled the 19 x 7.3 AIF general purpose ENG/EFP lens.
The lens provides improved focal range to help better capture action in the field. Additionally, the 19 x 7.3 AIF is available in the HD and SD Series, as well as the new economically priced HD-E Series.
The 19 x 7.3 AIF offers a focal range of 7.3mm to 139mm and its precision optics complement today's HD digital video cameras. Its sturdy construction is resistant to condensation, dust and rain.
The lens weighs 4lbs with a 2X extender and 3.7lbs in the HD-E version. Its 19X zoom allows close-up images with optimized definition and clarity. Its wide-angle capability also makes it well suited for panoramic shots.
For more information, visit www.angenieux.com.