Sony Alpha Carl Zeiss Planar T* 85mm f/1.4 ZA lens

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Carl Zeiss Planar T* 85mm F1.4 ZA
Sony A77 + Zeiss 85.jpg
Sony A77 fitted with Carl Zeiss Planar T* 85mm F1.4 ZA
Key features
Maker: Sony, Carl Zeiss
Ultrasonic motor: No
Technical data
Type: Prime
Focal length: 85 mm
Frame coverage: 28.5°
Aperture (max/min): f/1.4 - f/22
Construction: 7 groups / 8 elements
# Diaphragm blades: 9
Close focus distance: 850 mm
Max. magnification: 0.13x
Max. diameter: 88.5 mm
Weight: 560 g
Filter diameter: 72 mm
Angle of view
Introduced: 2007
Retail info
MSRP US$ 1300

The Planar T* 85 mm f/1.4 ZA (SAL-85F14Z) is a high-quality wide-aperture prime telephoto lens compatible with cameras using the Sony α lens mount, (Minolta A-mount). It was designed and is manufactured by Sony in Japan in collaboration with Carl Zeiss. It is compatible with Minolta A-mount film and Konica-Minolta A-mount digital cameras as well as Sony α digital SLR cameras.

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