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Zeiss 55mm f/1.4 Otus Distagon T* Lens for Canon EF (Manual Focus)

UPC # 4047865400893
MFR # 2010-056
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  • Rear Lens Cap

The Zeiss 55mm f/1.4 Otus Distagon Manual Focus Lens for Canon EF Mount is a standard focal length premium lens especially optimized for full-format DSLR camera sensors. A wide aperture with Zeiss optical glass and T* lens coating produces the 55mm f/1.4 to transmit an impressive degree of detail and color rendition even in low light situations.It is enclosed in a metal housing as evidence of a build quality that matches the lens's imaging proficiency. Additionally, an all-metal focusing mechanism with an extended rotation angle allows precise manual focusing from very close distance of 20 inches to infinity. The rubberized focusing ring improves feedback and helps to enable exact focus placement.The Otus 1.4/55 is equipped with a floating elements design with 12 lens elements in 10 groups, including a double-sided aspheric lens and six lenses made of special glass with anomalous partial dispersion. These sophisticated features create image results without color fringing or distortion. Cameras with a lower number of pixels will also benefit from the lens’s unique features.Features: Fast f/1.4 maximum aperture for shallow depth of field and low-light performanceEngineered for optimal image quality using a DSLR with a full-frame sensorZeiss T* anti-reflective coated lens system enhances image contrast and clarityFloating element design with 12 elements in 10 groupsAll-metal focus mechanism with extended angle of rotation for precise focus placementCinema lens style yellow scale markings on lens barrel enhance visibilityFor Canon EF Mount DSLR CamerasManual Focus Only

Lens Performance

Lens Type: Digital SLR Lenses
Focal Length: 55mm
Maximum Aperture: f/1.4
Aperture (Max. & Min.): Max: f/1.4; Min: f/16
Camera Mount Type: Canon EF
Angle of View: 43.7 degrees (diagonal) / 36.7 degrees (horizontal) / 24.9 degrees (vertical)
Minimum Focus Distance: 0.5 m (19.68 in.)
Maximum Close-Up Magnification: NA
Groups/Elements: 10 Groups / 12 Elements
Diaphragm Blades: NA

Lens Features

Image Stabilization: No
Autofocus: NA
Tripod Collar: No


Filter Thread: M77 x 0.75
Dimensions (DxL): 144 mm (5.66 in.)
Weight: 1030 g (2.43 lbs)