The type of photography that you are planning to use is an important decision factor. Here we have evaluated the Venus 33mm F0.95 CF APO and the Nikon Z 35mm F1.8 S for their suitability to various photography scenarios:
Size and Weight Comparison
Size of a lens is an important deciding factor when comparing two lenses.Nikon Z 35mm F1.8 S is the longer of the two lenses at 86mm. The Venus 33mm F0.95 CF APO with a length of 83mm is 3mm shorter. On the other hand, the Venus 33mm F0.95 CF APO has a larger diameter of 72mm compared to Nikon Z 35mm F1.8 S's 61mm 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. Nikon Z 35mm F1.8 S weighs 370g, 37% (220g) lighter than the Venus 33mm F0.95 CF APO's weight of 590g.
Both Venus 33mm F0.95 CF APO and Nikon Z 35mm F1.8 S has the same Nikon Z lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras that are compatible with the Nikon Z lenses are Nikon Z30, Nikon Z fc and Nikon Z50.
Venus 33mm F0.95 CF APO is also available in Four Thirds and Fujifilm X mounts.
Venus 33mm F0.95 CF APO is a prime lens with fixed focal lenght of 33mm which has a 35mm equivalent focal range of 49.5mm when used on a APS-C / DX format camera. Nikon Z 35mm F1.8 S is a prime lens with fixed focal lenght of 35mm. When it is mounted on an APS-C sensor camera with 1.5x crop, it provides an 35mm (FF) equivalent of 52.5mm.