Kitmondo is your ultimate marketplace for top-tier used industrial machinery. In our Broadcast, Film, and Audio category, we offer an exceptional range of professional lenses, each meticulously maintained to deliver outstanding precision, clarity, and value.

Our selection of lenses is designed to provide superior image quality for a variety of broadcasting, filmmaking, and audio-visual production needs. Whether you're working on feature films, documentaries, or live broadcasts, our lenses ensure unparalleled sharpness, accurate color reproduction, and excellent performance in diverse lighting conditions. They are versatile enough to suit a wide array of cameras and production demands.

Each lens undergoes a comprehensive vetting process to ensure it meets our stringent standards for quality and performance. Our inventory is cost-effective, offering significant savings compared to new equipment while maintaining high efficiency. We feature top brands like Canon, Zeiss, and Fujinon, celebrated for their reliability and cutting-edge optical technology. Prices range from €1,000 to €50,000, catering to a variety of budget requirements.

For more detailed information or to request a quote, please reach out to our dedicated team, who are ready to assist with your specific needs. At Kitmondo, we are committed to enhancing your production quality with high-quality, affordable equipment. Trust Kitmondo for all your broadcasting, film, and audio equipment needs, and elevate your production standards today.

USADO MASTER ANAMORPHIC -35-40-50-60-75-100-135

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KIT MASTER ANAMORPHIC Usado Master Anamorphic -35-40-50-60-75-100-135

ARRI / Zeiss Standard Speed T2.1 PL 10 pcs. set

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Step into cinematic excellence with this iconic set of ARRI / Zeiss Standard Speed MKII T2.1 lenses, a treasure trove for filmmakers and cinematographers alike. With a lineage spanning over two decades under meticulous care, this collection combines legendary craftsmanship with timeless performance. Set Highlights: Unmatched Versatility: This comprehensive set features a range of focal lengths, ensuring you have the …

Zoom Angenieux 28-340mm Usado

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Zoom Angenieux 28-340mm Excelente condição

Used Nitecore Cine Combo Set (5 lenses)

Year: 2018

CINE Combo Set/5Pcs FEET scale Nitecore Cine Combo Set (5 lenses) Based on the BOKKELUX-project, the Nitecore Superior Primes will give you the image DOP’s dream about. Apochromatic, full frame, wonderful bokeh, and a speed of up to T2. Five fantastic lenses, packed in a custom hardcase. The five lens set includes a 25mm T2.1, 35mm T2.0, 50mm T2.0, 75mm …

Used Cine Lens set Cooke Panchro PL rehoused by P+S Technik Germany

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Cine Lens set Cooke Panchro PL rehoused by P+S Technik Germany S3 18mm S3 25mm S2 32mm S2 50mm S2 75mm not used on set after rehousing!! practically iike a new rehoused set incl Pelicase Storm iM2300

Zeiss 25Mm CP2

Year: 2021

Fixed lens in EOS mount, perfect, difficult to distinguish from new, complete with original box. No dust or mold on the inside of the lenses. No scratches on any of the glass or structure parts. Scale mt. F2.9 in t .

Canon Hj22x4.7

Year: 2018

HD B4 mount full remote optics, complete with controller, electric focus & zoom Used but in perfect working order in all its parts. No fungus, dust or scratches on the lenses. If necessary I will send more photos.

Used Cooke mini S4

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The set was completely overhauled by an authorized Cooke dealer in 2022. The lenses are in perfect condition.


Arri Master Prime Lens Set

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Arri Master Prime Lens Set 18,25,35,50,75,100mm, used The Master Prime Lenses are both fast and have an optical performance surpassing that of all standard speed primes. There are new creative opportunities with these lenses, making shots possible that would have been considered impossible before.

Arri Ultra Prime Lenses set - Pre-owned PL feet 16, 20, 32, 50, 85, 135 mm cinema lenses

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The Arri Ultra Prime Lenses set is composed of 6 PL-mounted high-performance lenses from wide-angle to telephoto (16, 20, 32, 50, 85, 135 mm) in feet scale. Refurbished by our technical lab, the set comes in a strong flight case. Working with HD and cinema cameras, Ultra Primes Lenses cover Super-35 format and provide high contrast and resolution. Highlights of …

Canon UJ86x9.3B Digisuper 86 - Pre-owned 4K UHD 2/3" Broadcast box lens with wide focal length (9,3 to 800 mm)

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The box lens Canon UJ86x9.3B with its powerful 86x zoom is dedicated to field applications such as sports events, concerts plus more. It works with professional 2/3" 4K cameras and offers exceptional image quality while maintaining a 4K resolution even while zooming. The Digisuper 86 has a very long focal length range of 9.3 to 800mm and a maximum aperture …

FUJINON ARRI ALURA 18-80mm

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The FUJINON ARRI ALURA 18-80mm Second Hand T2.6 optic is born from the fusion of Fujinon's optical performance and the latest in innovative techniques from ARRI. They originate a versatile and lightweight zoom designed both for the studio and for any type of film set. Specifications of FUJINON ARRI ALURA 18-80mm Second hand: Frame: PL Opening: T2.6 | T22 Front …


Used Canon 2694C002AA CJ45ex13.6B IASE V 2/3" 4K UHD Portable EFP Lens

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Canon 2694C002AA (CJ45EX13.6B IASE-V H, CJ45ex13.6B IASE-V H, CJ45EX13.6B, cj45ex13.6b) CJ45ex13.6B IASE V 2/3" 4K UHD Portable EFP Lens Designed to meet the high demands of field production applications, the CJ45ex13.6B is a 2/3" 4K UHD portable EFP lens is intended for producers and broadcasters engaged in wildlife, sports, documentary, natural history, music stage, helicopter/aerial and other challenging location productions …

Used Fujinon XA77x9.5BESM-S35 2/3-inch HDTV DIGIPOWER Box Lens

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77x high-power zoom High optical performance with newly HT-EBC Coat technology OS-TECH technology Virtual System Support Adoption of new design DIGIPOWER 77 9.5-732mm 1:1.7 XA77x9.5 field lens is high power 77x zoom ratio and reaches a telephoto focal length to 732mm (1,464mm with extender). It offers good telephoto flexibility for sports broadcasts, concerts and live productions. XA77x9.5 comes standard with …

Cooke Varotal 20 -100 T3.1 Lense

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COOKE VAROTAL 20 – 100 T3.1 perfect, Recently serviced + case

Cooke Anamorphic/i FF 85mm Macro

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Cooke Anamorphic/i FF 85mm Macro

Used 7.6-137mm T1.9 Fujinon Cine Zoom Lens HAc18x7,6-M B4-mount

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ocal Length: 7.6-137mm Max Aperture: T/1.9 Lens Mount: B4 In excellent working condition 7.6-137mm T1.9 Fujinon Cine Zoom Lens HAc18x7,6-M

Used Arri Zeiss Ultra Prime lenses, Set of 5 - 14/20/28/65/100mm

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Used Arri Zeiss Ultra Prime lenses, Set of 5 - 14/20/28/65/100mm


Unveiling the World of Lenses in Broadcast, Film, and Audio

Lenses are the unsung heroes in the broadcast, film, and audio industries, shaping how we perceive visual content. These crucial components significantly influence the clarity, depth, and overall aesthetics of footage. Whether you're in television broadcasting, filmmaking, or any form of audio-visual production, the right lens can transform your work from ordinary to extraordinary.

Exploring the Types of Lenses

Prime Lenses

  • Purpose: Known for their fixed focal length and exceptional sharpness.
  • Applications: Perfect for controlled environments like studio shoots and narrative filmmaking where you don’t need to change focal lengths.
  • Key Features: Superior image quality, larger apertures for better low-light performance, and stunning bokeh effects.

Zoom Lenses

  • Purpose: Versatile lenses that cover a range of focal lengths.
  • Applications: Ideal for dynamic situations such as documentaries, live events, and run-and-gun shooting where you need to adjust focal lengths quickly.
  • Key Features: Flexibility, convenience, and the ability to capture various perspectives without changing lenses.

Wide-Angle Lenses

  • Purpose: Short focal length lenses designed to capture expansive views.
  • Applications: Perfect for landscapes, establishing shots, and any scenario where a broad field of view is required.
  • Key Features: Enhanced depth of field, exaggerated perspective, and the ability to encompass more of the scene.

Telephoto Lenses

  • Purpose: Long focal length lenses for capturing distant subjects.
  • Applications: Essential for wildlife photography, sports broadcasting, and any situation where you need to zoom in on faraway subjects.
  • Key Features: Narrow field of view, background compression, and sharp detail at a distance.

Macro Lenses

  • Purpose: Designed for extreme close-ups.
  • Applications: Ideal for capturing intricate details in product photography, nature shots, and any scenario requiring high magnification.
  • Key Features: High magnification, short minimum focusing distance, and exceptional detail resolution.

Anamorphic Lenses

  • Purpose: Squeeze the image horizontally to allow for widescreen aspect ratios.
  • Applications: Favored in cinematic filmmaking for creating a distinctive widescreen look with unique bokeh and lens flares.
  • Key Features: Widescreen aspect ratios, characteristic lens flares, and oval bokeh.

Essential Features and Specifications

When choosing a lens, consider these critical features and specifications:

  • Focal Length: Determines the lens’s field of view. Shorter focal lengths (wide-angle) capture more of the scene, while longer focal lengths (telephoto) zoom in on distant subjects.
  • Aperture: A larger maximum aperture (smaller f-number) allows more light in, enhancing low-light performance and depth of field control.
  • Image Stabilization: Reduces camera shake, crucial for handheld shooting and longer focal lengths.
  • Focus Mechanisms: Advanced autofocus systems for quick and accurate focusing, along with manual focus capabilities for precision.
  • Build Quality: Durable construction for professional use, often with weather-sealing for outdoor shoots.
  • Compatibility: Ensure the lens fits your camera system, considering mount type and sensor size.

Benefits of High-Quality Lenses

Investing in top-notch lenses brings numerous advantages:

  • Unmatched Image Quality: Delivers sharp, clear visuals with minimal distortion.
  • Creative Flexibility: Greater control over depth of field, framing, and perspective.
  • Robust Durability: Professional-grade lenses withstand demanding shooting environments.
  • Versatile Use: Features like weather sealing and image stabilization make them suitable for various conditions.
  • High Resale Value: Quality lenses maintain their value over time, proving to be a wise investment.

Key Considerations for Buying a Lens

To find the perfect lens, keep these factors in mind:

  • Production Needs: Identify the types of shots and environments you'll be working in.
  • Budget: Balance the initial cost with long-term benefits, including durability and image quality.
  • Lens Compatibility: Ensure the lens matches your camera’s mount and sensor size.
  • Versatility: Decide if a zoom lens or a set of primes better suits your style and requirements.
  • Future-Proofing: Consider how the lens fits into your overall kit and whether it complements your existing equipment.

Top Brands and Pricing

Several esteemed brands offer high-quality lenses known for their reliability and performance:

  • Canon: A broad range of EF and RF mount lenses, from $200 to $10,000.
  • Nikon: Renowned for F and Z mount lenses, ranging from $300 to $12,000.
  • Sony: Popular E and FE mount lenses, priced between $300 and $8,000.
  • Sigma: High-quality, versatile lenses compatible with various mounts, ranging from $400 to $5,000.
  • Zeiss: High-end lenses for cinema and photography, from $1,000 to $15,000.
  • Fujinon: Premier cinema and broadcast lenses, priced from $3,000 to over $40,000.

Conclusion

In the broadcast, film, and audio industries, lenses are fundamental for capturing exceptional visual content. The variety of lenses—prime, zoom, wide-angle, telephoto, macro, and anamorphic—each serves unique purposes, making the right choice dependent on specific production needs, budget, and compatibility. Consider focal length, aperture, image stabilization, focus mechanisms, build quality, and compatibility when selecting a lens. Renowned brands like Canon, Nikon, Sony, Sigma, Zeiss, and Fujinon offer a range of lenses to meet diverse applications and budgets. By thoughtfully evaluating your requirements, you can invest in lenses that enhance your creative capabilities and ensure superior image quality.