The versatile Hawk V‑Lite 1.3x lenses either use the full 16:9 sensor area for wide-screen release or the entire 4:3 sensor for 16:9 television. The Vintage’74 version has certain gentle aberrations and other characteristics that might be considered flaws by others but are welcomed storytelling tools for cinematographers as they seek to transport audiences to virtual worlds.
distinctive 1.3x anamorphic look
reduced contrast, enhanced flares, gentle squeeze
very pleasant skin tones
small and lightweight
macro 55 mm