Zeiss has unveiled on its Facebook page that they are currently working on manual focus lenses for the new full-frame CSC cameras. Looks like after the Sony A7 and A7r full frame mirrorless cameras has announced more Zeiss branded Sony FE lenses will be on their way.
The current Sony Zeiss FE lenses are made and designed by Sony with the quality control from Zeiss. The new Zeiss manual lenses will be designed straight by the German engineers. Sonnar T* FE 1,8/55 ZA is one of the new ZEISS lenses for Sony’s new A7 and A7R full-frame mirrorless cameras.
Zeiss Will Announce Full Frame Manual Lenses for the Sony A7 and A7r
Below are the text from Zeiss Facebook page :
We are currently working on manual focus lenses for these new full-frame CSCs. They will have an interface to provide EXIF data to the camera. They are expected to be in stores by the end of 2014. However, we cannot provide any additional infos right now.
Below you can find the new Sony camera and lens prices with the availability in popular camera stores.
|Dedicated Amazon page for Sony A7 and A7r|
|Sony A7 Body Only||Amazon | Adorama |ebay|
|Sony A7 w/ FE 28-70mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS lens||Amazon | Adorama |ebay|
|Sony A7R Body Only||Amazon | Adorama |ebay|
|Sony RX10 Digital Camera||Amazon | Adorama |ebay|
|Sony 24-70mm f/2.8 Lens||Amazon | Adorama |ebay|
|Sony Sonnar T* FE 35mm f/2.8 ZA Lens||Amazon | Adorama |ebay|
|Sony Sonnar T* FE 55mm F1.8 ZA Lens||Amazon | Adorama |ebay|
|Sony 70-200mm f/2.8 G-Series II Lens||Amazon | Adorama |ebay|
|Sony LAEA3 Tripod Camera Mount Adapter||Amazon | Adorama |ebay|
|Sony LAEA4 Tripod Camera Mount Adapter||Amazon | ebay|
|Sony VGC1EM Digital Camera Battery Grips||Amazon | ebay