Zeiss Loxia 50mm f/2.0 Planar Lens First Specs and Image Leaked

First image of the upcoming Zeiss Loxia 50mm f/2.0 Planar E-mount Full Frame lens have been leaked on the web along with first set of specifications.

As previously mentioned Zeiss is rumored to introduce a new series of lenses, called Loxia. The first Zeiss Loxia prime lenses will be a 35mm f/2.0 and 50mm f/2.0 aimed at Sony E-mount mirrorless cameras with full frame image sensors (A7S, A7R, A7) .

Both the Zeiss Loxia 35mm f/2 and 50mm f/2 are manual focusing lenses and will have a physical aperture ring and electronic aperture control.

Zeiss Loxia 50mm f/2.0 Planar Lens First Specs and Image Leaked


Zeiss Loxia 50mm f/2.0 Rumored Specifications

  • Planar design with 6 lens elements in 4 groups
  • Focal length: 50mm
  • Aperture range: f/2.0–f/22
  • Elements/groups: 6/4
  • Focusing range m/ft: 0.45–∞/1.48–∞
  • Field angle: (diag./horiz./vert.) 46.78°/39.38°/26.70°
  • Coverage: mm/inch 255.1 x 168.3/10.04 x 6.63

The new Zeiss Loxia lenses will be unveiled at Photokina 2014 for Sony FE full-frame mirrorless cameras.

via Sonyalpharumors

  • Barney

    The best lens for the Sony FE-mount is
    the 55mm ZA F1.8, widely known as the baby Otus.

    Zeiss decides a 50mm F2 is just what the system needs……………….