ZEISS Batis 85mm f/1.8 Lens (Sony E)
- Brand Name: ZEISS
- Condition: New (Factory Sealed)
- Stock: Available
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- Manufacturer Warranty: Full
- Tax: Included
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- A short-telephoto prime lens for Sony E-mount full-frame and APS-C mirrorless cameras, offering a 127.5mm equivalent focal length on APS-C sensors.
- Featuring a bright maximum aperture of f/1.8, which enables shallow depth of field, smooth bokeh and low-light shooting.
- Featuring a linear motor that delivers fast, accurate and quiet autofocus, with full-time manual focus override.
- Comprised of 11 elements arranged in 8 groups, including three special dispersion elements to reduce chromatic aberrations and color fringing, as well as a T* anti-reflective coating to reduce flare and ghosting.
- Featuring a weather-resistant construction with rubber seals to protect against dust and moisture.
- It delivers excellent image quality, with superb sharpness across the frame and throughout the aperture range, especially at the centre.
- It has very low levels of chromatic aberrations, distortion and vignetting, thanks to the optical design and in-camera corrections.
- It produces smooth and pleasing bokeh, thanks to the f/1.8 aperture and the nine-blade circular diaphragm.
- It has good resistance to flare and ghosting, thanks to the T* coating and the petal lens hood.
- It has a high standard of build quality, with a sleek and durable metal barrel and mount.
- It is relatively compact and lightweight for a short-telephoto prime lens, weighing 452g (16oz) and measuring 92mm (3.6in) in length.
- It is weather sealed, with rubber seals around the mount and the lens barrel.
- It comes with a petal lens hood that bayonets firmly into position.
- It offers a close minimum focusing distance of 0.8m (31in) with a maximum magnification of 0.125x (1:8), making it suitable for close-up photography.
- It has an innovative OLED display on the lens barrel, which shows the focusing distance and depth of field range at a glance.
- It has an ergonomic design, with a large focus ring that operates very smoothly.