Selena-S 85mm F/2.2: The lens allows for «swirling background blur»

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Krasnogorsk plant them. Zvereva opened a pre-order for a new lens for cameras with EF-mount. The Selena-S 85mm F/2.2 (Селена 85/2.2C) portrait lens delivers «twisted background blur,» according to the manufacturer. The lens has manual focus and aperture settings.

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The presence of an antireflection multilayer coating on the optical elements of the new Selena-S 85mm F/2.2 lens is reported. It increases transmission and reduces light scattering. With its help, halos, glare, and light spots are eliminated when shooting against the light with a large difference in the brightness of the subject. At the same time, the new lens turned out to be quite compact.

“As part of the first batch, we will release 100 lenses. Among other models of the line, this Selena is distinguished by a focal length of 85mm and a special optical design that contains an ultra-small number of lenses — only four in three groups. This design solution is an author’s technology and in practice provides good color reproduction. Today you can buy a lens only on the territory of Russia,” said Alexander Novikov, General Director of KMZ.

According to the developers, the new model of a photo lens is ideal for creating artistic photos and shooting family portraits.

The price of the Selena-S 85mm F / 2.2 lens is 42,850 rubles.

Pre-order is available at The optics are also demonstrated in the official Zenit store in GUM on Red Square.