January 27, 2021

Fujifilm launches FUJINON Lens GF80mmF1.7 R WR

- Standard prime lens with maximum aperture of F1.7 and AF system
- Achieving creamy and beautiful bokeh for high-quality portraits
- Further expanding the appeal of GFX Series of mirrorless digital cameras incorporating the large format sensor

FUJIFILM Corporation (President: Kenji Sukeno) is pleased to announce that the FUJINON Lens GF80mmF1.7 R WR” (GF80mmF1.7 R WR) will be released in late February 2021. It will be a new addition to the lineup of interchangeable GF lenses designed for GFX Series of mirrorless digital cameras, incorporating the large format sensor*1, approximately 1.7 times larger than a full-frame 35mm sensor.

The GF80mmF1.7 R WR is a large-diameter standard prime lens with a focal length of 80mm (equivalent to 63mm in the 35mm full-frame format). Among lenses for digital cameras featuring the large format sensors, it achieves an ultra-bright maximum aperture of F1.7 for creamy and beautiful bokeh. With its autofocus (AF) system, users can capture subjects swiftly and accurately to create high-quality portraits.

*1 An image sensor measuring 55mm diagonally (43.8mm x 32.9mm), with the area approx. 1.7 times that of a 35mm full-frame sensor.