The type of photography that you are planning to use is an important decision factor. Here we have evaluated the Venus 24mm F14 2x Macro Probe and the Sony CZ T* E 24mm F1.8 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.Venus 24mm F14 2x Macro Probe is the longer of the two lenses at 408mm. The Sony CZ T* E 24mm F1.8 ZA with a length of 66mm is 342mm shorter. On the other hand, the Sony CZ T* E 24mm F1.8 ZA has a larger diameter of 63mm compared to Venus 24mm F14 2x Macro Probe's 38mm diameter.
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. Sony CZ T* E 24mm F1.8 ZA weighs 225g, 52% (249g) lighter than the Venus 24mm F14 2x Macro Probe's weight of 474g.
Both Venus 24mm F14 2x Macro Probe and Sony CZ T* E 24mm F1.8 ZA has the same Sony E lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras that are compatible with the Sony E lenses are Sony A7R V, Sony FX30 and Sony A7 IV.
Venus 24mm F14 2x Macro Probe is also available in Canon EF and Nikon F (FX) mounts.