Angenieux Optimo 24-290mm T2.8


The Optimo 24-290 is a cinema quality zoom lens from Angenieux that effectively covers a wide, and commonly used focal range. The entire core, focus, zoom, lock rings, and housing of the 24-290mm Optimo are machined from billet aluminum. The only part of the Optimo that isn’t made of high quality aluminum is the mount… Because that is made of stainless steel (Via Matthew Duclos). With a fast maximum aperture of T2.8, the Angenieux Optimo will cut nicely with many popular prime lenses and is a popular choice among both DPs and producers.

With used Optimo 24-290′s going for well over $70K USD, the 24-290 has become a hot rental lens and the “go-to” zoom for many professionals. It’s high quality build makes this lens a true workhorse that can stand up to the wear and tear of the most demanding productions. Angenieux Optimo 24-290 rental prices typically hover around $550.00/day, with discounts for weekend/weekly/monthly rentals. For a limited time, Hollywood camera rental house HD Planet Cameras, is offering the Optimo 24-290mm for only $385.00/day, with discounts on long term rentals. With rental rates that low, now is the time to bring your project to life!

How to properly mount an Angenieux Optimo 24-290mm:

An overview of the Optimo 24-290mm from Angenieux:


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