Canon MP-E 65mm 1-5x Macro Lens

Product Summary


This lens is one of a kind lens in photography industry. I can’t recall a second one. This unique manual-focus lens is designed exclusively for special purpose macro shooting, between life-size (1x) and 5x life-size at its maximum magnification. Means you can fill a 35mm frame with a grain of rice. ready to discover a whole new world of macro photography with this lens. Compatible with both the Macro Ring Lites and Macro Twin Lite, it eliminates the need for bizarre bellows for many macro shooters. This lens incorporates a floating system to preserve optical quality at different focusing distances, and features a UD-glass element.

Sample Images by MP-E 65mm 1-5x Macro on Flickr

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Canon MP-E 65mm 1-5x Macro Lens

Canon MP-E 65mm 1-5x Macro Lens Mount

Canon MP-E 65mm 1-5x Macro Lens Extended

MP-E 65mm 1-5x Macro Specifications

Construction8 groups /10 elements
Angle of view18° 40′
F stop range2.8-16
Closest Focusing Distance0.24m / 0.8 ft. (from film plane to subject)
Maximum Magnification1:1 to 5:1
Filter Size58mm
Dimensions (Length x Diameter)3.2″ x 3.9″ / 81.0 x 98.0mm
Weight25.8 oz. / 730g (lens only)


Purchase options

MP-E 65mm 1-5x Macro avaiable at Amazon | Adorama | B&H