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Tokina atx-m 56mmF1.4 First Look Reviews, Samples and Worldwide Sale Start August 6


Tokina announced on their website that the worldwide sale start for the Tokina atx-m 56mm f/1.4 will be August 6. You can read the full announcement down below.

Also, you can now find the first first look blog posts and videos, which you can also find down below.

Reviews + Official Announcement

Let’s start with the official announcement, and after that you’ll find the reviews.

Tokina atx-m 56mm F1.4 X worldwide sales date announcement

Kenko Tokina Co., Ltd. is pleased to announce the sales release of Tokina atx-m 56mm F1.4 X lenses for Fujifilm X mount APS-C mirrorless cameras.

Sales will commence on August 6, 2021.

Tokina atx-m 56mm F1.4 X – featuring angle of view equal to approx. 85mm in full frame (standard angle) is designed as a highly popular optical gear for amateur or even semi – professional photographers to capture portraits, street portraits, street snaps and landscapes in still or video mode.

The atx-m 56mm F1.4 X will add to atx-m 23mm and atx-m 33mm lenses to complete the trio line that covers major focal lengths – wide, standard and semi-tele to meet 3 important genres in photography – landscape, street snap and portrait.
Highlighted Features

  • Extremely compact and lightweight – perfect combination with Fujifilm X mount APS-C mirrorless cameras.
  • f/1.4 aperture for creamy and beautiful front and back bokeh and great light intake as a huge advantage in low light shooting.
  • Fast, but silent AF realized by ST-M focus motor.
  • Fully communicable with the camera body to support 5-axis in-body image stabilization.
  • Color balance tuning to fit Film Simulation modes of Fujifilm camera.
  • Click-less aperture ring to smoothly control aperture manually in video mode.


General info

  • Model – atx-m 56mm F1.4 X
  • Model Description – Tokina atx-m 56mm F1.4 X
  • Series – atx-m
  • Type – Tele Prime
  • Sensor Size – APS-C
  • Mount – Fujifilm X
  • Color – Black

Main specifications

  • Focal Length – 56mm
  • Maximum Aperture – f/1.4
  • Minimum Aperture – f/16
  • Automatic Aperture – Yes
  • Manual Aperture Ring – Yes
  • Aperture De-Click – Yes
  • Angle of View – 28°
  • Minimum Focusing Distance – 0.6m
  • Macro Ratio – 1:10
  • Focusing Mode – Automatic
  • Manual Focusing Ring – Yes
  • Autofocus Switch – Camera Switch
  • Focusing Type – Internal Focus
  • Filter Size – 52mm
  • Coating – Multi-coating
  • Construction – Construction E/G 11 Elements in 10 Groups
  • Aperture Blades – 9
  • Lens Hood – BH-525
  • Electrical Contacts – Yes

Additional info

  • Dimensions – 65×72 mm
  • Weight – 315
  • Package – Carton Box, Front Lens Cap, Instructions Manual, Lens Hood, Rear Lens Cap, Warranty Sheet
  • Warranty – 2 Year Limited Warranty

And now the reviews:

TOKINA atx-m 56mm F1.4 X (coming soon): BHphoto, AmazonUS, Adorama