Cooke Speed Panchro S1 18mm

Focal Length: 18mm

T-Stop: T2 - T22

Close Focus: 8”

Front Diameter: 100mm

Coverage: <27mm

Mount: PL

These vintage lenses from Cooke have been newly rehoused from TLS to conform to current cinema standards, providing a modern PL mount, modern focus and Iris rotation, as well as matching 110mm Front Diamters, all while maintaining the famous "Cooke Look". The Cooke Speed Panchros were designed in the 1920's and were heavily used between the 1930's and 1950's due to it's fast aperture. The character and texture created by the vintage nature of these lenses are now becoming more popular due to the high resolving power of today's digital cinema sensors and the demand for ways to add personality to the clean look provided by digital.

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