Product Code: 1753394

Lensbaby Velvet 85mm f1.8 Lens - Pentax K-Mount - Silver

Special Order
This product is either directly despatched from our supplier or produced to order. Delivery usually takes at least 4 weeks. Order today and no payment will be taken until the item is in stock and ready to be despatched. Full details »

1x Lensbaby Velvet 85mm f1.8 Lens - Pentax K-Mount - Silver Sorry, there are no more available.

Please Login or Register to add to your Wish List.
Back to top
The Lensbaby Velvet 85mm f1.8 Lens is designed for creativity and versatility. This 85mm prime lens is designed for full-frame for can be used on APS-C sensors, too, providing the equivalent of a 136mm focal length. It features Lensbaby’s signature lens construction that provides truly unique images that feel a dream-like and ethereal feel to your images. This is achieved when using the wide max f1.8 aperture, equally when stopped down, this lens provides pin-sharp but still unique photographs. This 12-bladed aperture diaphragm also allows the use of this lens in lower, more poorly lit shoot locations as well as providing beautiful smooth bokeh. As with any 85mm lens, it’s aimed at portrait photography. However, like all Lensbaby Velvet lenses, this lens has a macro-level reproduction ratio which allows this lens to effectively be used for both portraiture and close-up photography with a minimum focal distance of just 24cm.

Lensbaby Velvet 85mm f1.8 Lens Key Features:

  • Short telephoto portrait lens
  • Classic, high-quality Lensbaby construction
  • Dream-like and ethereal feel to portraits
  • Wide & bright f1.8 aperture for greater control
  • Works well in low light situations
  • Ideal for both portraiture and close-up work
  • Minimum focus distance of 24cm
  • A 1:2 reproduction ratio for effective close-ups
  • 12-blade aperture diaphragm for smooth bokeh
  • Smooth accurate manual focus
  • Creative and expressive portraiture lens
  • Pleasing soft glow effect at f1.6 aperture

Expanded Lensbaby Velvet 85mm 1.8 Lens Key Features:

Complete Versatility

The Velvet 85mm is designed to provide options for you as the photographer. It is capable of 1:2 macro photography with a minimum focusing distance of 24cm, allowing you to effortlessly move from shooting portraiture from far to macro shooting. For both photographers and videographers, you’ll find when using this lens that you can easily switch from capturing a magical portrait, to the capture of an additional and complementary close-up shot of your model’s clothing etc.

Pure Creativity

Characterised by Lenbaby’s trade-mark lens design, using the 85mm’s wide aperture you can bring a dream-like and ethereal look and feel to your photographs. The in-camera creative effect will elevate your imagery with depth, dimension and soulful expression. The effects vary from impressionistic, at bright apertures, to subtle velvety smoothness at darker apertures.

What's in the box?

  • 1 x Lensbaby Velvet 85mm f1.8 Lens
  • 1 x Lens Hood
  • 1 x Front Lens Cap
  • 1 x Rear Lens Cap

Lensbaby Velvet 85mm f1.8 Lens Product Video:

Velvet 56 and 85 Product Overview

Lensbaby Velvet 85mm f1.6 Lens Sample Images:

Sample Image
Sample Image
Sample Image
Back to top

Product Specification

Aperture blades 12
Lens mount Pentax K
Camera Lens Type Short Telephoto Prime
Filter thread (mm) 67
Focal length (tele) 85
Focal length (wide) 85
Focus mechanism Manual
Image stabilisation No
Max aperture - tele 1.8
Max aperture - wide 1.8
Minimum aperture 16
Back to top
Back to top
Back to top
Product Code: 1753394-wex Manufacturers Part Number: LBV85SEP