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Sony Zeiss Planar T* 50mm F/1.4 ZA SSM Lens

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Lens Description

The Sony Zeiss Planar T* 50mm F/1.4 ZA SSM is a normal prime designed for cameras with a Full-Frame sensor. This ultra-bright prime has a 50mm focal-length.

This prime can focus down to 45cm from the imaging plane which gives it a maximum magnification of 0.14X. The lens offers a Quick-Shift AF system which lets the user simply rotate the focus-ring to focus manually. A Super-Sonic motor inside the lens delivers very fast and relatively quiet AF.

This lens is only available for Sony A. Follow this link for all current compatible digital cameras: Sony A mount cameras with Full-Frame or smaller sensors.

Sony Zeiss Planar T* 50mm F/1.4 ZA SSM

Sony Zeiss Planar T* 50mm F/1.4 ZA SSM Specifications

Brand Sony Model Zeiss Planar T* 50mm F/1.4 ZA SSM
Mount Sony A Max FLM 1X
Focal Length 50mm View Angle 47°
Max ApertureF/1.4Min ApertureF/22
Min Focus45cmMagnification0.14X
Filter Size72mm Aperture Blades9
Size (D x L)81 x 72mm Weight518g
TiltN / A ShiftN / A
Stabilization ProtectionNone
Zoom Drive Mechanic Focus Drive AF with Quick-Shift
Zoom Mechanism N / A Focus Mechanism Internal
Hood Bayonet Focus Motor Super Sonic
Perspective RectilinearIntroduced2013-02-25

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Sony 50mm F/1.4 Facts


Fixed focal-length. No zoom.Fixed focal-length. No zoom.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.72Quick-Shift Autofocus, also called Direct Manual-Focus (DMF).Quick-Shift Autofocus, also called Direct Manual-Focus (DMF).
50mm Focal-Length F/1.4 Constant Aperture
72mm Filter Thread AF with Quick-Shift
Sony A Mount 1 Max Crop-Factor
518g Lens Weight 81 x 72mm (D x L)
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