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Zeiss Loxia 85mm f/2.4 lens for Sony E-mount officially announced

Zeiss Loxia 85mm f/2.4 full frame lens for Sony E-mount cameras (reported here yesterday) is now officially announced. The US price is $1,399. Additional information, including some sample images can be found here. The full press release is available here, the technical brochure can be found here. The Zeiss Loxia line of full frame lenses […]

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Carl Zeiss will announce a new Loxia 2.4/85 lens

The Zeiss teaser from yesterday is for a new Loxia 2.4/85 full frame lens (Sony-E mount). Here are the technical details:

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Some Zeiss Loxia/Batis lens rumors

Some Zeiss Loxia/Batis lens rumors: One new Loxia lens expected to be announced next year (2016), probably around/for Photokina (see current Loxia product line). Possible focal length: between 85mm-100mm, aperture: f/2.8 or f/2. One possibility is a re-design of the Zeiss 85mm f/2 Sonnar lens (already discontinued). Don’t expect any ultra-wide Loxia lenses in the future […]

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Zeiss Loxia 21mm f/2.8 full frame lens with Sony E-mount announced

Zeiss announced a new Zeiss Loxia 21mm f/2.8 full frame lens with Sony E-mount. The price is $1,499 (pre-order link). Shipping starts in December 2015. The first review of the new lens can be found here. Technical data for the Zeiss Loxia 2.8/21 lens: Focal length 21 mm Aperture range f/2.8 – f/22 Lens elements/groups 11 / […]

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Coming soon: Zeiss 21mm f/2.8 Loxia, Zeiss 28mm f/1.4 Otus, Fuji XF 35mm f/2 R lenses

Some new Zeiss and Fuji lenses are rumored to be announced before the PhotoPlus Expo in NYC (October 21-24): Zeiss 21mm f/2.8 Loxia FE lens to be announced on October 12th (Distagon design like the new Milvus 21mm, 11 elements in 9 groups, will ship in December) Zeiss 28mm f/1.4 Otus lens to be announced on October 14th Fuji […]

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New Zeiss Loxia wide and tele prime lenses coming in 2015

In a recent interview, Richard Schleuning from Carl Zeiss casually mentioned that new wide and tele prime lenses will be on market by the end of 2015. The new Loxia product line contains manual focus lenses designed for full frame mirrorless cameras like the Sony a7. Here is the video interview:

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Zeiss Loxia 2/35 and Loxia 2/50 lenses officially announced

Update: B&H is currently taking pre-orders for the new lenses (including lens hoods and de-click key). Zeiss officially their two new Loxia manual focus lenses designed for full frame mirrorless cameras (only the Sony a7 as of today): The Loxia 2/35 will cost $ 1,299.00, the Loxia 2/50 will be $ 949.00. Sample images from the two new lenses can be […]

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