NiSi ATHENA Black Mist 1/8 Rear PL Filter for ATHENA PL Mount Lenses

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  • Subtle Diffusion Effect: The NiSi ATHENA Black Mist Filters are expertly crafted to soften harsh lines and mitigate over-sharpness, ensuring your images are enveloped in a cinematic haze that enhances the overall mood without compromising clarity. This effect beautifully diffuses light, maintaining the natural color balance while adding a soft glow to highlights.
  • Blooming Highlights: The Black Mist filter excels at creating a ‘blooming’ effect on highlights, softly spreading out bright light sources to give scenes a more atmospheric and less harsh appearance. This feature is particularly valuable in scenes with practical lights or direct sunlight, adding a layer of visual poetry and softness that enriches the overall texture of the footage.
  • Enhanced Artistic Control: With the Black Mist filter, filmmakers gain control over the aesthetic of their scenes. This filter facilitates the creation of enchanting visuals with a film like feel, ideal for portraying depth and emotion, even under challenging bright conditions.
  • Perfect Fit for ATHENA PL Lenses: Specially designed for NiSi’s ATHENA PL Mount Lenses, this rear-mounted filter integrates flawlessly, ensuring a tight and secure fit. It installs easily, maintaining the alignment and quality of your images without any fuss.
  • Robust Build Quality: Made from superior optical materials, the Black Mist filter is built to last. It stands up to the demanding conditions of professional filmmaking.
  • Easy Installation Tool Included: Each filter includes a custom-designed tool with a suction cap, facilitating easy, fingerprint-free installation and removal. This tool ensures that changing or fitting the filter on your lens is quick and trouble-free, ideal for busy filmmakers who need efficiency on set.

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ATHENA CINEMA LENSES

Introducing the NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses, including 8 Lenses 14mm T2.4, 18mm T2.2, 25mm T1.9, 35mm T1.9, 40mm T1.9, 50mm T1.9, 85mm T1.9, 135mm T2.2 in PL, E and Rf Mounts. The lenses are designed with a full-frame and 46mm imaging circle, covering focal lengths from 14mm ultra-wide angle to 135mm portrait focal length, making it the perfect choice for most shooting scenarios.

The Athena Cinema Lens Lineup

  • PL Mount
  • 14mm T2.4
  • 18mm T2.2
  • 25mm T1.9
  • 35mm T1.9
  • 40mm T1.9
  • 50mm T1.9
  • 85mm T1.9
  • 135mm T2.2
  • E Mount
  • 14mm T2.4
  • 18mm T2.2
  • 25mm T1.9
  • 35mm T1.9
  • 40mm T1.9
  • 50mm T1.9
  • 85mm T1.9
  • 135mm T2.2
  • E Mount (No Drop in Filter)
  • 14mm T2.4
  • 18mm T2.2
  • 25mm T1.9
  • 35mm T1.9
  • 40mm T1.9
  • 50mm T1.9
  • 85mm T1.9
  • 135mm T2.2
  • RF Mount
  • 14mm T2.4
  • 18mm T2.2
  • 25mm T1.9
  • 35mm T1.9
  • 40mm T1.9
  • 50mm T1.9
  • 85mm T1.9
  • 135mm T2.2
  • L Mount
  • 14mm T2.4
  • 18mm T2.2
  • 25mm T1.9
  • 35mm T1.9
  • 40mm T1.9
  • 50mm T1.9
  • 85mm T1.9
  • 135mm T2.2
  • G Mount
  • 14mm T2.4 (Use in GFX 35mm Format Mode)
  • 18mm T2.2 (Use in GFX 35mm Format Mode)
  • 25mm T1.9
  • 35mm T1.9
  • 40mm T1.9
  • 50mm T1.9
  • 85mm T1.9
  • 135mm T2.2
  • 46mm Image Circle For Full-frame Coverage

    Focal lengths range from 14mm ultra-wide angle to 135mm in the NiSi Athena range, covering super wide angle to portrait focal lengths. It allows you to capture a wide variety of subjects.

    Fast Aperture T 1.9 / T2.4

    25/35/50/85mm all have a maximum aperture of T1.9. The 14mm has a maximum aperture of T2.4 while the 18mm/135mm have a maximum aperture of T2.2. Athena Lenses have Soft bokeh for beautiful background separation.

    Ultra-Low Chromatic Aberration and Micro-Contrast control

    Designed with micro-contrast control and ultra-low chromatic aberration, these lenses offer unparalleled image quality with finer image details.

    No Visible Focus Breathing

    The Athena Prime lenses have been designed to minimize focus breathing. This means that, regardless of the focal length or aperture setting, the change in field of view when adjusting focus from the minimum focus distance to infinity is extremely small.

    Drop In Filter System (E and RF)

    The RF and E-mount models have a drop-in filter slot while the PL mount takes rear screw-on filters.

    Matched Primes From 14 to 85mm

    All NiSi Athena Prime lenses are similar in weight. They do not require rebalancing on a gimbal when switching between Athena lenses. All lenses share the same size and 77mm filter thread (14mm has no thread). Both aperture and focus rings are matched across the range. The 135mm is a larger size and is not weight matched.

    300° Focus Rotation

    With fluorescent focal scales for precise focus pulls.

    Combine the Athena with the NiSi Close-Up Lens for a closer view.

    The NiSi 77mm Close-Up lens is an excellent accessory for the NiSi ATHENA Cinema Lenses. When combined with the 25/35/50, and 85mm Athena lenses, it allows for a shorter focus distance. Here are the minimum and maximum focus distances when used together.

    Focal Length≈ Minimum Focus Distance≈ Maximum Focus Distance
    25mm26.2cm50.4cm
    35mm26.9cm50.4cm
    50mm32.6cm48.8cm
    85mm36.2cm46.6cm

    Introducing the NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses, including 5 Lenses 14mm T2.4, 25mm T1.9, 35mm T1.9, 50mm T1.9, 85mm T1.9 in PL, E and Rf Mounts. The lenses are designed with a full-frame and 46mm imaging circle, covering focal lengths from 14mm ultra-wide angle to 85mm portrait focal length, making it the perfect choice for most shooting scenarios.

    The Athena Prime lens kit is an excellent choice for filmmakers who demand the highest quality optics. These lenses are designed with maximum micro-contrast control and ultra-low chromatic aberration, providing unparalleled image quality with finer image details. The large aperture of T1.9 (25mm, 35mm, 50mm 85mm - 14mm T2.4) and soft bokeh make these lenses ideal for capturing stunning images and videos with beautiful background separation. Whether you’re shooting a feature film, a documentary, or a music video, the Athena Prime lens kit will help you achieve your creative vision.

    The Athena Prime Lens are equipped with a drop in filter mount (E an RF Mount) or rear filter mount (PL Mount), providing a more flexible workflow and creative control for filmmaking. Additionally, these lenses have been designed to minimize focus breathing, ensuring that the change in field of view when adjusting focus from the minimum focus distance to infinity is extremely small.

    All NiSi Athena Prime lenses are matched in weight and size, eliminating the need for rebalancing on a gimbal when switching between lenses. The 77mm filter thread (except the 14mm) and matched aperture and focus rings across the range also make it easy to use lens accessories such as filters and focus gears. The focus ring features 300° of rotation with fluorescent focal scales for precise focus pulls, making it easier for filmmakers to achieve their desired focus.

    The NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses including 5 Lenses 14mm T2.4, 25mm T1.9, 35mm T1.9, 50mm T1.9, 85mm T1.9 is a versatile and high-quality lens kit that offers unparalleled image quality, flexibility, and creative control for filmmakers.

    What is the NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses kit?

    The NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses kit is a set of 5 high-quality lenses designed for professional filmmakers who demand exceptional image quality and creative control. These lenses cover focal lengths from 14mm ultra-wide angle to 85mm portrait focal length, making them ideal for most shooting scenarios.

    What are the focal lengths available for the NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses?

    The NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lens Range includes 5 lenses with the following focal lengths: 14mm T2.4, 25mm T1.9, 35mm T1.9, 50mm T1.9, and 85mm T1.9.

    What type of mount options are available for the lenses?

    The NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses are available in PL, E, and RF mounts, offering compatibility with a wide range of professional cinema cameras.

    What kind of image quality can be expected from the NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses?

    The NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses are designed with maximum micro-contrast control and ultra-low chromatic aberration, providing unparalleled image quality with finer image details. The large aperture of T1.9 (25mm, 35mm, 50mm 85mm - 14mm T2.4) and soft bokeh make these lenses ideal for capturing stunning images and videos with beautiful background separation.

    What are some of the key features of the NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses that make them ideal for filmmakers?

    The NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses offer a range of features that make them ideal for filmmakers, including unparalleled image quality, flexible workflow and creative control, minimal focus breathing, matched weight and size, and easy compatibility with lens accessories such as filters and focus gears.

    How do the NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses minimize focus breathing?

    The NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses have been designed to minimize focus breathing, ensuring that the change in field of view when adjusting focus from the minimum focus distance to infinity is extremely small. This allows for smoother focus pulls and more precise control over the focus of the shot.

    What is the filter mount option available for the lenses?

    The NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses are equipped with a drop-in filter mount for E and RF mounts, and a rear filter mount for PL mount, providing a more flexible workflow and creative control for filmmakers.

    How does the NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses kit make it easier for filmmakers to use lens accessories?

    The NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses are designed with a 77mm filter thread (except the 14mm) and matched aperture and focus rings across the range, making it easy to use lens accessories such as filters and focus gears. The focus ring features 300° of rotation with fluorescent focal scales for precise focus pulls.

    Can the NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses be used with a gimbal?

    Yes, the NiSi ATHENA PRIME Full Frame Cinema Lenses are matched in weight and size, eliminating the need for rebalancing on a gimbal when switching between lenses, making them ideal for use with a gimbal.

    Description

    Elevate your cinematography to the next level with the NiSi ATHENA Black Mist Rear PL Filter, expertly designed for ATHENA PL Mount Lenses. This high-quality Black Mist filter is an indispensable tool for filmmakers looking to soften unwanted sharpness and add a cinematic glow to their visuals, all while managing light exposure effectively, even in brightly lit environments.

    Key Features:

    • Cinematic Softening Effect: The ATHENA Black Mist filter gently softens sharp edges and reduces the appearance of wrinkles and blemishes, imparting a dream-like, filmic quality to your footage. This subtle diffusion creates a magical glow around light sources and a slight halo effect, perfect for moody scenes and soft-lit environments.
    • Enhanced Light Diffusion: This filter diffuses strong light without affecting the overall color balance of the scene, enabling greater control over ambient lighting conditions and enhancing visual depth without any color shift.
    • Tailored to ATHENA PL Lenses: Specifically designed to fit ATHENA PL Mount Lenses, this rear-mounted filter ensures a flawless fit and seamless integration, maintaining perfect alignment and pristine image quality.
    • Convenient Suction Cap Tool Included: The filter includes a specially designed suction cap tool for easy and fingerprint-free installation and removal. This ensures your lens surface stays clean and unblemished, even during quick on-set changes.
    • Robust Construction: Manufactured from high-grade optical materials, the ATHENA Black Mist filter features a multi Ti Nano coating for low reflection and exceptional resistance to scratches, ensuring durability and reliability in demanding professional settings.

    Experience a transformation in your filmmaking with the NiSi ATHENA Black Mist Rear PL Filter. This essential accessory not only adds a beautiful, ethereal quality to your visuals but also ensures consistent, high-quality results across various lighting conditions. It’s perfect for filmmakers who prioritize artistic expression alongside technical excellence.

    Revolutionize your visual storytelling with NiSi’s ATHENA Black Mist filter—where softness enhances depth, and creativity captures every emotion. Dive into the cinematic experience in your next production!

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    NiSi ATHENA Rear PL Filter for ATHENA PL Mount

    Black Mist 1/8

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    $99.00 inc. GST