27 June 2017

New Lensbaby lens: Meet Velvet 85

Lensbaby announced a new Velvet lens with a focal length of 85mm (yes perfect for portraits). The Velvet 85 is available for Canon, Nikon, Sony E, Sony A, Pentax K, Samsung NX, Fuji X and Micro 4/3 mounts.

Heres the press release, a few photos and some reviews of the Velvet 85.

Meet our latest creation - Velvet 85! Create soulful, striking portraits and macro masterpieces with our brand-new art lens. Inspired by our bestselling Velvet 56, Velvet 85 combines lustrous skin tones with the added compression & bokeh of high-quality 85mm portrait lenses. Transform your visual voice with portraits, macro, and more - get
Reviews:
CNET review
Adorama review 
thephoblographer review
PCmag review 

Sample photos:

photo: Cristina Venedict
photo: CarolineJensen.com
photo:Soul Chasing Photography

More info about Velvet 85 at the Lensbaby website