Phase One XT Camera Lens Roadmap

March 26, 2020 | Mark Goldstein | Lenses | Comment |

Phase One has announced its new Lens Roadmap for the XT Camera System.

The current XT Rodenstock Lens Range is set to expand significantly, and with it grow the applications of the XT Camera System

In 2020, three new lenses will be available for the XT. A 50mm, which will already begin shipping in May, a 90mm and a tele-photo lens.

Phase One Press Release

We are proud to continue to expand the XT Rodenstock Lens Range, and with it grow the applications of the XT Camera System. Our commitment and partnership with Rodenstock continue to deliver the incredible quality and precision demanded by the XT Camera System and the world’s most demanding photographers.

XT - HR Digaron-W 50mm f/4

The XT - Rodenstock HR Digaron-W 50mm f/4 is an ideal balance of a “normal” focal length perspective and wide-angle aesthetic, a close equivalent to human vision. With a large image circle and apochromatic design, the lens is ideal for all scenarios and easily becomes a “do it all” lens solution for the XT camera system.


• Angle of view 84°

• Aperture range f/4 - f/22

• Diaphragm Automatic

• Focusing System Ultra-fine manual focus

• Filter 67mm

• Dimension TBD

• Weight TBD

Applications & Features

• Architectural & Landscape Stitching

o 90mm Image Circle

• High Contrast Interior/Architecture

o Apochromatic Design

• Distortion free architecture

o “Normal” lens focal length with almost no wide-angle distortion

XT - HR Digaron-SW 90mm f/5.6

The XT - Rodenstock HR Digaron-SW 90mm f/5.6 boasts the largest image circle of any XT

Rodenstock Lens. The large image circle and distortion free focal length is perfect for large

panoramic, or 4 panel architectural, stitching.


• Angle of view 67°

• Aperture range f/5.6 - f/22

• Diaphragm Automatic

• Focusing System Ultra fine manual focus

• Filter 72mm

• Dimension TBD

• Weight TBD

Applications & Features

• Large Panoramic Landscape Stitching

o 120mm Image Circle

• Fine detail landscapes

o Minimal diffraction f/5.6-11

• Architectural Stitching

o 4 panel stitching

XT – Rodenstock Tele-photo

The XT - Rodenstock Lens Range will add a telephoto lens solution in the near future. 

Several options are under investigation, exploring the best balance of image circle, lensspeed, size, weight, and complexity.


• Angle of view <40°

• Aperture range TBD

• Diaphragm Automatic

• Focusing System Ultra fine manual focus

• Filter TBD

• Dimension TBD

• Weight TBD

Applications & Features

• Reproduction

o No Distortion

• Fine detail

o No diffraction wide-open

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