First Impressions: Zeiss 55mm f/1.4 Otus Distagon T* Lens (Nikon ZF.2)


This year at Photo Plus 2013 Zeiss had the 55mm f/1.4 Otus Distagon T* Lens for Nikon available for testing. This is no ordinary lens mind you. The Zeiss 55mm f/1.4 is meant for full frame cameras like the Nikon D800 and takes full advantage of its uncanny pixel count–and from what we’re seeing so far it seems to be out-resolving the sensor. In essence this lens is a beautiful beast. Last year we got out hands on a pre production model and we could not take any photos with it. It was incredible then. This year we got our hands on a working model and well, it was amazing.

Lets see why.

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