Astrophotography just got easier with the new MC Rubinar 1000mm f/10 lens

Mirrored super-tele lenses
(Image credit: Shvabe)

Russian manufacturer Shvabe has recently announced a line of new mirrored super tele-photo lenses, including an incredible 1000mm f/10 lens. These mirrored lenses have been produced by the Russian state owned company, Lytkarino Optical Glass Plant (LZOS) “Shvabe”. 

These lenses include a wide range of focal lengths, but they're all telephotos that are capable of giving photographers plenty of reach. The widest lens is the MC Rubinar 300mm f/4.5, followed by the MC Rubinar 500mm f/5.6 and the MC Rubinar 500mm f/8. 

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Usman Dawood

Usman is a commercial and architectural photographer based in West Yorkshire, who has been working professionally for over seven years. He has also spent over four years as a writer for the biggest photography sites in the world, including Staff Writer for Digital Camera World, senior staff writer for FStoppers, and tech writer for Petapixel. 

With a particular interest in technology developments, high-resolution imaging and the high-end cameras, Usman has been on the cutting edge of camera news as well as writing features about medium format systems and global shutters, and has reviewed some of the latest Leica cameras as well as a tripod that’s even taller than Andre the Giant!