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Angenieux Optimo DP 16-42mm Cine Zoom Lens

Angenieux Optimo DP 16-42mm Cine Zoom Lens

Manufacturer Angenieux


Angenieux Optimo DP 16-42mm zoom lens is specifically designed for digital Super 35 cameras. This wide angle zoom offers almost no breathing with a T2.8 aperture all the way through the zoom range. It pairs well with the Angenieux Optimo DP 30-80mm zoom lens.

Focal Length ApertureClose focusFront DiameterWeight
16-42mmT2.861cm | 2'114mm1.9 Kg


  • PL mount
  • Small and compact size

Useful Information

Angenieux Optimo DP 16-42mm T2.8 Electronic Cinema Zoom Lens (PL Mount). The Optimo DP 16-42mm with an aperture of T2.8 is a lightweight and compact PL mount zoom lens. It is designed specifically for digital cameras. The Optimo DP 16-42mm delivers the superior zoom optics, functionality and ergonomics that DP’s demand at an economical price. The ideal match for the Optimo DP 30-80mm.


  • Extremely fast aperture of T2.8 with no ramping
  • 320° focus rotation with over 20 precise focus witness marks and no breathing
  • Optical design optimized for today’s large format single sensor cameras
  • Calibrated focus marks in feet or meters
  • Optimo quality at an affordable price
  • Available in PL Mount
  • Does not fit on cameras with optical viewfinder
  • Wide angle adapter WA 0.75x available (focal length at wide angle 12.2mm) (not included / stocked)
Lens: Angenieux Optimo DP 16-42
Zoom Ratio: 2.6X
Focal Length: 16 – 42 mm
Aperture: f/2.6 (T2.8)
MOD: 2 ft (0.6m)
Internal Focus: Yes
Image Coverage: Super 35 (S35) 5K (32mm diagonal)
Weight (approx): 4.2 lbs (1.9Kg)
Length: 190mm
Front Diameter: 114mm

Alternative Angenieux zoom lens options

Angenieux Optimo DP 30-80mm

Angenieux Optimo 15-40mm

Angenieux Optimo 28-76mm

Angenieux Optimo 45-120mm

Angenieux EZ1 30-90mm / 45-135mm T2 / T3 Zoom

Angenieux EZ2 15-40mm / 22-60mm – T2 / 3 Zoom

Angenieux Optimo Ultra 12x (FF / VV / S35 / U35)

For more information on Angenieux lenses please visit www.angenieux.com

To hire Angenieux Optimo DP 16-42mm please contact [email protected]

Hire an Angenieux Optimo DP 16-42mm Cine Zoom Lens from us and you’ll find the following included:

  • 16-42mm Optimo DP T2.8
  • Zoom bar
  • Red and blue ring covers

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