Review Lens: Lensbaby Sweet 35

Lens Overview - Lensbaby Sweet 35

Product Demo

Lensbaby's Sweet 35 Optic is a 35mm optic with a 12-blade diaphragm and adjustable aperture (f2.5-f/22) that gives you unprecedented precision control over the "sweet spot" of focus in your selective focus photos. This is the widest focal length of any Lensbaby selective focus optics--the Sweet 35 also has close-focus capabilities. It's part of the Lensbaby Optic Swap System. Use it with the Lensbaby Composer, Scout, Muse, or Control Freak lens body--just rotate the dial on the front of the optic to quickly change the size of your in-focus "sweet spot".

12-blade diaphragm adjustable aperture for unprecedented control over selective focus
High-quality optic with 4 multi-coated elements in 3 groups
Compatible with Lensbaby Composer, Scout, Muse, and Control Freak lens bodies. Not compatible with Composer with Tilt Transformer or current 37mm Lensbaby accessories
UPC: 188772003082

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Focal Length35mm
Maximum Aperturef/2.5
Minimum Aperturef/22
Lens MountNone
Format CompatibilityFull-Frame
Minimum Focus DistanceNot Specified by Manufacturer
Optical Design4 Elements in 3 Groups
Diaphragm Blades12
Focus TypeManual Focus
Filter Size46 mm (Front)
Dimensions (ø x L)2.5 x 3.5" / 6.35 x 8.89 cm
Weight4 oz / 113.4 g

Photos Example - Lensbaby Sweet 35

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Lens Technical

Lensbaby Sweet 35Lensbaby Twist 60mm F2.5Lensbaby Twist 60mm F2.5 Nikon
Name Lensbaby Sweet 35Lensbaby Twist 60mm F2.5 Sony FELensbaby Twist 60mm F2.5 Nikon
Max Aperture At Min Focal f/2.5f/2.5f/2.5
Year 201120162016
Mount Type Composer ProSony FENikon F FX
Lens Type Lens Wide,lens MediumLens MediumLens Medium
Auto Focus NoNoNo
Price $400$280$280
Lens Zoom PrimePrimePrime
Lens Range 356060
Zoom Factor 111
Weight 1lb1lb1lb
Macro NoNoNo
Launch Date Jun. 2011Apr. 2016Apr. 2016
Brand LensbabyLensbabyLensbaby


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