Review: Zeiss 25mm f2 Batis (Sony FE)

Chris Gampat The Phoblographer Zeiss 25mm f2 Batis lens product image (1 of 1)ISO 4001-40 sec at f - 3.5

The Zeiss 25mm f2 Batis is one of the company’s lenses designed for the full frame Sony E-mount (FE), but unlike the Loxia lenses, the Batis line has autofocus. Beyond this, they have a new and very unconventional feature: a HUD on top of the lens that displays information in the right situations.

With 10 elements in 8 groups and a minimum focusing distance of just under eight inches, the lens is one that many photographers can keep in their kit for a variety of reasons. Food? Cool, use it! Architecture? Sure! Adventure! You got it! And what makes this all possible is Zeiss’s stamp of approval when it comes to being more resistant to abuse and the elements.

And if you’re a Sony user, you’re bound to become smitten with the colors.

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