The Zeiss Loxia 2.4/85-mount Sony E focuses manually
As expected, yesterday was presented with the Zeiss Loxia 2.4/85, the image of which appeared on the eve.
The novelty has joined the family of Zeiss full-frame lenses with Sony E mount, including models Loxia 2/35, Loxia Loxia 2/50 and 2.8/21. According to the manufacturer, especially a new lens suitable for portrait photography.
Based on Zeiss Loxia 2.4/85 is a modern interpretation of the classic optical scheme Sonnar. Focus the lens manually. Move the focus ring is 220° and the minimum focusing distance is 0.8 m. the advantages of lens is the ability to disable the clicks of the aperture ring, useful when shooting movies. Taking into account the needs of the movie lens diameter is made the same as the other models Loxia, which allows you to use the same mechanism for the focus control.
Sale Zeiss Loxia 2.4/85 will begin in December. Manufacturer’s recommended retail price is approximately equal to 1400 euros.