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Sol 45

This compact lens creates a spot of focus effect surrounded by smooth bokeh that allows you to separate the subject of your piece from the background.

Unleash your artistic vision with the Lensbaby Sol 45, a lens designed to transform your photography into a captivating visual experience. Engineered for those who crave innovation and creativity, this lens is a must-have for any photography enthusiast seeking to push the boundaries of their craft.

Key Features:

  1. Selective Focus Mastery: The Lensbaby Sol 45 empowers you to master the art of selective focus like never before. With its unique optical design, you can effortlessly draw attention to your subject by creating a sharp area of focus while smoothly blurring the surrounding elements. This effect adds a dreamlike quality to your images, making them truly stand out.

  2. Compact and Lightweight Design: Built with convenience in mind, the Lensbaby Sol 45 is compact and lightweight, making it the perfect companion for on-the-go photographers. Whether you're exploring the city streets or capturing the beauty of nature, this lens is designed to be easily carried in your camera bag, allowing you to seize creative opportunities wherever they arise.

  3. Versatility at Your Fingertips: The Sol 45 offers versatility that enhances your photographic capabilities. Its tilting mechanism provides an adjustable focal plane, enabling you to experiment with different angles and perspectives. From portraits to landscapes, this lens adapts to your creative vision, allowing you to express your unique style with every shot.

  4. Effortless Manual Control: Take full control of your photography with the Lensbaby Sol 45's manual focus and aperture settings. Immerse yourself in the tactile experience of adjusting your shot parameters, giving you the precision needed to capture the perfect moment in stunning detail.

  5. Quality Construction: Crafted with precision and durability in mind, the Lensbaby Sol 45 boasts high-quality optics that deliver sharp and vibrant images. The lens is built to withstand the rigors of regular use, ensuring that it remains a reliable tool in your photographic arsenal for years to come.

Ignite your passion for photography with the Lensbaby Sol 45 – where innovation meets creativity. Elevate your images to new heights, and let your unique perspective shine through every frame. Embrace the extraordinary and make the ordinary truly remarkable with the Lensbaby Sol 45.

 

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SPECS AND DETAILS

This compact lens creates a spot of focus effect surrounded by smooth bokeh that allows you to separate the subject of your piece from the background.

Unleash your artistic vision with the Lensbaby Sol 45, a lens designed to transform your photography into a captivating visual experience. Engineered for those who crave innovation and creativity, this lens is a must-have for any photography enthusiast seeking to push the boundaries of their craft.

Key Features:

  1. Selective Focus Mastery: The Lensbaby Sol 45 empowers you to master the art of selective focus like never before. With its unique optical design, you can effortlessly draw attention to your subject by creating a sharp area of focus while smoothly blurring the surrounding elements. This effect adds a dreamlike quality to your images, making them truly stand out.
  2. Compact and Lightweight Design: Built with convenience in mind, the Lensbaby Sol 45 is compact and lightweight, making it the perfect companion for on-the-go photographers. Whether you're exploring the city streets or capturing the beauty of nature, this lens is designed to be easily carried in your camera bag, allowing you to seize creative opportunities wherever they arise.
  3. Versatility at Your Fingertips: The Sol 45 offers versatility that enhances your photographic capabilities. Its tilting mechanism provides an adjustable focal plane, enabling you to experiment with different angles and perspectives. From portraits to landscapes, this lens adapts to your creative vision, allowing you to express your unique style with every shot.
  4. Effortless Manual Control: Take full control of your photography with the Lensbaby Sol 45's manual focus and aperture settings. Immerse yourself in the tactile experience of adjusting your shot parameters, giving you the precision needed to capture the perfect moment in stunning detail.
  5. Quality Construction: Crafted with precision and durability in mind, the Lensbaby Sol 45 boasts high-quality optics that deliver sharp and vibrant images. The lens is built to withstand the rigors of regular use, ensuring that it remains a reliable tool in your photographic arsenal for years to come.

Ignite your passion for photography with the Lensbaby Sol 45 – where innovation meets creativity. Elevate your images to new heights, and let your unique perspective shine through every frame. Embrace the extraordinary and make the ordinary truly remarkable with the Lensbaby Sol 45.

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SPECS AND DETAILS:

Focal Length: 45mm
Primary Effect: Sweet Spot
Optic Swap Compatible: No
Aperture Range: Fixed f/3.5 with f/5 Texture Aperture
Minimum Focus Distance: 355mm (14in)
46mm filter threads
Format Compatibility:35mm Full Frame; APS-C; and 4/3rds Sensors
Camera Compatibility: SLR and MIL cameras
Focus Type: Manual barrel focus
Diagonal Angle of View: Full Frame: 51.4°; APS-C (1.5x): 34.9°; 4/3rds: 21.8°
Angle of Tilt: 8.5 degrees
Diaphragm Blades: None
Elements/Groups: 3 elements / 2 groups
Coating: Broadband multi coated anti-reflective

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SPECS AND DETAILS

Focal Length: 45mm
Primary Effect: Sweet Spot
Optic Swap Compatible: No
Aperture Range: Fixed f/3.5 with f/5 Texture Aperture
Minimum Focus Distance: 355mm (14in)
46mm filter threads
Format Compatibility:35mm Full Frame; APS-C; and 4/3rds Sensors
Camera Compatibility: SLR and MIL cameras
Focus Type: Manual barrel focus
Diagonal Angle of View: Full Frame: 51.4°; APS-C (1.5x): 34.9°; 4/3rds: 21.8°
Angle of Tilt: 8.5 degrees
Diaphragm Blades: None
Elements/Groups: 3 elements / 2 groups
Coating: Broadband multi coated anti-reflective

WHY Sol 45

"Shooting with the Sol 45 is a blast! It's simple to use and renewed the magic of using a Lensbaby for me."
- Kathleen Clemons

"Out of all the Lensbaby lenses I've shot with, this has been my favorite. The focal length is wonderful and I'm able to use it for just about every genre of photography genre, from macro to lifestyle."
- Meg Loeks

"The Sol 45 is so unique in its style. It gives me a new perspective and an original way to capture photos and videos."
- Ryad Guelmaoui

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Sol 45

This compact lens creates a spot of focus effect surrounded by smooth bokeh that allows you to separate the subject of your piece from the background.

Unleash your artistic vision with the Lensbaby Sol 45, a lens designed to transform your photography into a captivating visual experience. Engineered for those who crave innovation and creativity, this lens is a must-have for any photography enthusiast seeking to push the boundaries of their craft.

Key Features:

  1. Selective Focus Mastery: The Lensbaby Sol 45 empowers you to master the art of selective focus like never before. With its unique optical design, you can effortlessly draw attention to your subject by creating a sharp area of focus while smoothly blurring the surrounding elements. This effect adds a dreamlike quality to your images, making them truly stand out.

  2. Compact and Lightweight Design: Built with convenience in mind, the Lensbaby Sol 45 is compact and lightweight, making it the perfect companion for on-the-go photographers. Whether you're exploring the city streets or capturing the beauty of nature, this lens is designed to be easily carried in your camera bag, allowing you to seize creative opportunities wherever they arise.

  3. Versatility at Your Fingertips: The Sol 45 offers versatility that enhances your photographic capabilities. Its tilting mechanism provides an adjustable focal plane, enabling you to experiment with different angles and perspectives. From portraits to landscapes, this lens adapts to your creative vision, allowing you to express your unique style with every shot.

  4. Effortless Manual Control: Take full control of your photography with the Lensbaby Sol 45's manual focus and aperture settings. Immerse yourself in the tactile experience of adjusting your shot parameters, giving you the precision needed to capture the perfect moment in stunning detail.

  5. Quality Construction: Crafted with precision and durability in mind, the Lensbaby Sol 45 boasts high-quality optics that deliver sharp and vibrant images. The lens is built to withstand the rigors of regular use, ensuring that it remains a reliable tool in your photographic arsenal for years to come.

Ignite your passion for photography with the Lensbaby Sol 45 – where innovation meets creativity. Elevate your images to new heights, and let your unique perspective shine through every frame. Embrace the extraordinary and make the ordinary truly remarkable with the Lensbaby Sol 45.

 

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