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Cooke Macro FF

The new dedicated 1:1 magnification Macro Series is the perfect companion for any of our all-spherical lenses. Creating smooth bokeh and low lateral colour residual aberration, they not only maximise overall close-up image performance, but stay true to our iconic Cooke Look.


Colour balanced and matched across the range, to ensure compatibility with other Cooke lenses.


Synchronizes with compatible /i Electronics cameras and accessories.


The lenses provide a comfortable balance ratio and are designed for all shooting applications, including handheld and Steadicam.


Optimised optical design to enhance our unique Cooke Look, with beautiful skin tones and texture, virtually no distortion and good illumination.

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Expertly Crafted

Traditional polishing techniques are used to achieve the highest level of precision.

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More insights and measurements are taken than ever before to ensure superior quality.

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Minerals are evaporated at a high temperature in a vacuum to create a thin film on the glass.

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Edging is carried out to ensure that glass diameters are perfectly round.

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Lenses are meticulously tested, checked, modified, cleaned and rechecked.

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All Features


Cooke 1:1 Macro lenses have a T2.5 full aperture and cover S35, Full Frame and beyond.


A nine-leaf linear module iris assembly is housed in the Cooke 1:1 Macro Series.

Focus Movement

Our Academy Award® winning cam-style focus movement coupled with the added benefit of a large lens barrel diameter, allows for an increased number of focus markings, particularly at close focus. A four-point contact bearing provides a smooth positive backlash-free movement.

Focus Scaling

Ergonomically designed Focus scale marks in which the Focus Scale Changes from conventional Focus scale distance marks to Magnification Ratio marks, through the movement.

Camera Mounts



All Cooke Macro lenses have a common fixed front diameter of 87mm, with a focus drive gear of 140T x 0.8 mod and an iris drive gear of 134T x 0.8.

/i Electronics

Accessible via cable connector near the lens mount and contacts in mount that sync with /i compatible cameras and accessories.

External Finish

A scratch resistant PTFE hard anodised finish is provided on all Cooke lenses, providing a durable, hard-wearing surface to meet the most demanding environmental conditions.

Weight/Size Ratio

The lenses are designed for all shooting applications, including handheld and Steadicam, providing comfortable balance ratio with the latest compact cameras.

Reliability and Service

Robust, Reliable, Serviceable Mechanics, with smooth motion. Cooke Macro lenses are designed to meet a market requirement for fully reliable performance with a minimum of downtime.


T-Stop Range
Angular Rotation of Iris Scale
Min. Marked Object Distance
Close Focus from Lens Front
Angular Rotation to MOD Endstop
Length from Front of Lens to Lens Mount
Max Front Diameter
Total Weight
Max. diagonal angle view for FF format
T2.5 - T22T2.5 - T22T2.5 - T22

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