First Impressions: Zeiss Batis 25mm f2 (Sony FE Mount)

Chris Gampat The Phoblographer Zeiss Batis 25mm f2 first impressions (20 of 24)ISO 4001-60 sec at f - 2.8

Zeiss’s first lenses for Sony full-frame mirrorless cameras didn’t have autofocus and were branded the Loxia lineup. But soon after this the company announced a brand new lineup: the Batis. The Zeiss Batis lenses are an interesting new take on what lenses are these days. It eliminates the traditional distance/depth of field scale for a digital readout. This is much different from what any other manufacturer has done so far.

One of the first Zeiss Batis lenses is the 25mm f2 wide angle offering–perfect for the street photographer and also filling the gaps for many Sony shooter out there.

We’ve been using it for a couple of days now. Like our thoughts on many Zeiss lenses, we’re incredibly impressed.

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