The type of photography that you are planning to use is an important decision factor. Here we have evaluated the 7artisans 35mm F2 and the Sony Distagon T FE 35mm F1.4 ZA for their suitability to various photography scenarios:
Size and Weight Comparison
Size of a lens is an important deciding factor when comparing two lenses.Sony Distagon T FE 35mm F1.4 ZA is the longer of the two lenses at 112mm. The 7artisans 35mm F2 with a length of 41mm is 71mm shorter. Besides being longer, the Sony Distagon T FE 35mm F1.4 ZA also has a larger diameter of 79mm compared to 7artisans 35mm F2's 50mm diameter.
Below you can find the scaled side by side image of 7artisans 35mm F2 and Sony Distagon T FE 35mm F1.4 ZA to get a better idea of how their size compare in real life.
Weight of a lens is as important as its external dimensions, especially if you are planning to hand hold your camera and lens combination for longer periods. 7artisans 35mm F2 weighs 320g, which means it is 310g (49%) lighter than the Sony Distagon T FE 35mm F1.4 ZA which has a weight of 630g.
Both 7artisans 35mm F2 and Sony Distagon T FE 35mm F1.4 ZA has the same Sony E lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras that are compatible with the Sony E lenses are Sony FX30, Sony ZV-E10 and Sony A6600.
7artisans 35mm F2 is also available in Canon EF-M and Fujifilm X mounts.