Dear friends of Meyer-Optik
we have a rather sad message for you today. A few weeks ago, our founder, CEO and main investor Stefan Immes had a serious traffic accident,... Read more
Travegon 50mm now on Kickstarter
your support has helped to not only re-build Meyer Optik as a brand with their own distinct lenses but also with their own production. We are growing and... Read more
Everything Is On Its Way
all lenses and all combination of lenses are on their way to you. Again: it might take some time for the delivery taking transportation and customs into consideration.... Read more
On their way
Dear backers, all Primoplan 58 are out of the shop and start their journey back to you. The combination pledges will take us until end of next week / beginning... Read more
We keep pushing!
Dear backers, we send out lenses every day and should be done by the end of this month.All problems with Nikon/Canon mount have been solved and the returned lenses will... Read more
The World's First 1 Sec. Camera Holster from Oberwerth
our friends from Oberwerth have just launched their second Kickstarter project: The World's First 1 Sec. Camera Holster:
So if you are looking for a small, high-end camera... Read more
The Final Weeks
Dear backers, we are close to the finish line! All lenses will be produced until the end of the month. Also all lenses are now shipped with the front caps... Read more
some of you have already seen our update for the Trioplan 50. The news are similar with the Primoplan 58: we are finally making it - later than... Read more
Status Report: we are on the last lap
the Primoplan 58 and Trioplan 50 projects have been frustrating for all of us, no question. While many of you have received their lenses and many lenses are... Read more
we are shipping the Primoplan 58 lenses every day. With about 400 lenses to go, we ship approximately 30 lenses per day.
Customs is beyond our control, so... Read more
Thank you for your Feedback
These past few months have been a real adventure for us.
Now we are halfway through production which runs smoothly and already receive such overwhelming feedback from you... Read more
We are on the last lap
some of you might have seen our post on the Trioplan 50 in which we informed our backers that this project is about to be completed. This frees... Read more
How delivery works
we have been receiving messages from you and we want to answer them in an update. First of all, the production of the Primoplan 58 is running at... Read more
Shipping has begun!
We have great news: Production of the Primoplan 58 is underway and is going very well! The first batch of 50 is shipping now and we will continue... Read more
Video update from Production
this a video update we just have recorded today directly in our production facility in Hamburg.
After facing some delays we had with another part (a simple pin... Read more
Some of you have been asking for a delivery schedule. Since we have been preparing delivery in the last couple of weeks, we have been waiting for the... Read more
Assembly will start shortly + new exciting announcement.
We have great news: The last parts of the lenses are currently on production. Here is a picture just taken today, where a single ring is produced and... Read more
Piece by piece...
this is a small note from us to let you now that everything is just working out fine.
Delivery of all parts is about to begin after we... Read more
Just a short update from our side...
Just a short update from our side.
We have been very busy the past days preparing to launch the legendary Primoplan 58 lens. It’s so much fun to... Read more
Thanks for making our Kickstarter a success
Get ready for the return of the Primoplan 58/f1.9!
Our Kickstarter campaign wrapped up Wednesday, raising $793,266 to revive this legendary art lens.
Thanks to your generous support, we can... Read more
New fantastic strech goals
We cannot thank you enough for your endless support and we cannot wait to take this project to the next stage. But there are still 11 exciting days... Read more
Stretch your Pledge: How to add a Primoplan 75 and/or Trioplan 100 to your current pledge.
Dear backers, first of all, thank you for your endless support. Only with the help of all of you, we could bring these fascinating lenses back to life. Some of... Read more
Join the Hall of Fame
Dear backers and friends of Meyer-Optik, you keep being a source of new ideas to us. Thank you for your interest in Meyer-Optik! Many of you have written us and... Read more
Fifth Stretch Goal: Metal Lens Cap for a Lifetime
Dear backers, your support is awesome! We are so happy and would like to share our next stretch goal with you. Most lenses today have plastic front caps. We would... Read more
From 58 to 100:Primoplan & Trioplan Bundle
thanks again for your overwhelming support. These are very exciting times for us. Only with the help of Kickstarter, the revival of the Meyer Optik mission could become... Read more
Fourth Stretch Goal - Noble wooden Meyer-Optik box painted in black piano lacquer
Dear backers, you are wonderful and carrying us to a great success. We think that a wonderful lens should have an equally gorgeous housing. So as our next stretch goal... Read more
Stretch Goal #3
A big, big thank you once more to all our backers! Today, we updated a short story from our press conference in Görlitz, Germany. A very nice gentleman gave us... Read more
A historic day - A short story of a meeting at our press conference
Yesterday, we announced the return of the legendary Primoplan 58/ f1.9 at the historic museum of photography in Görlitz, the former home of Meyer-Optik in Germany. We had the pleasure... Read more
Big, big thank you and next stretch goal
Unbelievable! Your support is fantastic and is still going strong. We are overwhelmed. Many thanks to all you backers! We have a new exciting goal we want to share: if... Read more
Just one word: Wow!
Thank you guys! We are overwhelmed by your support for our wonder bokeh lens. Let us introduce our first stretch goal to you: If we pass $125,000, every backer gets... Read more