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

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
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
Maker Sony, Carl Zeiss
Key features
Ultrasonic motor No
Technical data
Type Prime
Focal length 85 mm
Crop factor 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
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.

See also[edit]