The first image of the Zeiss Otus 85mm f/1.4 lens has been leaked online. The full name of the optic will be Zeiss Otus 85mm f/1.4 APO Planar T* and the lens will be announced officially at Photokina 2014.
Previously Zeiss has confirmed in a post that there will be other focal lengths in the Otus line and the lens will have an 85mm focal length, meaning Otus 1.4/85 will be next lens in the family.
Now the first photo of the lens showed up online with the courtesy of digicame-info.
First Image Of The Zeiss Otus 85mm f/1.4 Lens Leaked
The upcoming Otus 1.4/85 is expected to have the similar design of Zeiss Otus 55mm f/1.4 lens. According to the leaked photo, the Zeiss Otus 85mm f/1.4 lens will feature a 86mm filter, a manual focus ring and a distance scale.
Zeiss first unveiled the worlds best SLR lens, the manual focusing Zeiss Apo-Distagon 55mm f/1.4 and this lens is made of special glass with anomalous partial dispersion featuring 12 lens elements in 10 groups with aspheric surface.
The price is unknown yet for the Zeiss Otus 85mm f/1.4 lens. It will be unveiled at Photoina 2014 and probably will cost as much as the current Otus 1.4/55.