Accept no substitute.
Spectacularly detailed portraits full of contrast. High fidelity images and exceptional performance into the corners even at full aperture.
The Otus 1.4/55 makes absolutely no compromises and brings together over a century of ZEISS optical and technical excellence.
This standard lens is the exception to the rule: perfect optical correction eliminates nearly all possible flaws, from colour fringes and distortion to chromatic aberrations. With the highest contrast performance over the entire image field, even at an aperture of f/1.4, this lens offers the spectacular medium format look when working with a modern SLR camera.
Phenomenal detail and exceptional performance, regardless of whether it’s using available light or in the studio, the Otus 1.4/55 is the absolute best lens in the world today.
For photographers who love precision, the Otus 1.4/55 offers the possibility for a more compact gear, without having to accept compromises in terms of image quality.It is meanwhile common knowledge that the latest 35-mm DSLR cameras with high-resolution sensors put enormous demands on the image performance of lenses.
The Otus 1.4/55 can withstand these demands thanks to its superb sharpness and ultimate image contrast. Chromatic aberrations are almost completely absent.
These features ensure perfect image quality – also with an open aperture. The new ZEISS lens sets a new global standard, whether it is used in advertising, fashion or studio photography – with no compromises when rendering the details in an image.
|Focal Length||55 mm|
|Aperture Range||Maximum: f/1.4 - 16|
|Camera Mount||Nikon F|
|Lens Format||35mm Film / Full-Frame Digital Sensor|
|Minimum Focusing Distance||19.7“ (.50 m)|
|Angle Of View||43.7|
|Filter Size||77 mm|
|Dimensions (DxL)||Approx. 3.64 x 5.55“ (9.25 x 14.10 cm)|
|Focal Length||55 mm|
|Filter Thread Size||Front: 77 mm|
|Dimensions(DxL)||92.4 x 125.3 mm|
|Camera Mount Type||Nikon F|
|Format Compatibility||Nikon FX/35mm Film|
|Angle of View||44|
|Minimum Focus Distance||50 cm|
|Maximum Reproduction Ratio||1:6.8|
|Optical Design||12 Elements in 10 Groups|