Aspherical ultra wide angle lens

12mm/1:5,6 Ultra Wide Heliar aspherical III VM

Highly popular with professionals and passionate amateurs


Title photo: Bastian Kratzke with Voigtländer

This lens has been extremely popular with professional and passionate amateur photographers – and we have optimized it even further.

12mm/1:5.6 Ultra Wide Heliar aspherical III
12mm/1:5.6 Ultra Wide Heliar aspherical III

The lens still has the same impressive diagonal angle of view of 121 degrees, and thanks to its aspherical element, it delivers excellent image quality.

With a weight of only 283 grams and a length of 59.2 mm, our new 12 mm lens is a comfortable companion to capture creative and exciting photos. The integrated lens hood is designed to work with the large angle of view.


12mm/1:5.6 Ultra Wide Heliar aspherical III
Technical specifications

Price: 879.- EUR
Art-Nr.: 19423

Focal length  12 mm
Aperture ratio 1:5,6
Minimum aperture (F) 22
selective aperture control available
Lens construction 12 elements in 10 groups
Angle of view 121°
Aperture blade 10
Minimum focus 0,3 m
Maximum reproduction ratio
Maximum diameter 67,4 mm
Length 74,3 mm
Electrical contact:  Exif data transfer  available
Manual focus assistant available
Weight 283 g
Filter size n/a
Color black
Others Lens hood (non-detachable), Pressure fit cap, Rear cap, Selective aperture control system


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