Carl Zeiss Distagon T2/25 is a Fixed aperture Manual Focus (MF) Wideangle Prime
lens with 35mm FF max sensor coverage, and it is designed to be used with EF Mount
What type of photography is the Carl Zeiss Distagon T2/25 lens good for?
The type of photography that you are planning to use the Carl Zeiss Distagon T2/25 is an important decision factor. Here we have evaluated its suitability to various photography scenarios:
Reasons to Buy Carl Zeiss Distagon T 225 Lens
Here we've included a summary of the advantages and disadvantages of the Carl Zeiss Distagon T 225 lens in a list form to help you determine whether it offers the features you need.
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| Aperture Ring
| Fast Aperture
| Covers Full-Frame Sensor
| Minimum focus distance of 0.25m / 9.8 inch
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Carl Zeiss Distagon T2/25 is compatible with cameras that have a Canon EF lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras that are compatible with the Canon EF lenses are Canon 1D X III, Canon 6D MII and Canon 5D MIV.
Carl Zeiss Distagon T2/25 is also available in Nikon F (FX) mount.
Size, Weight and Filter Thread
Size and weight is a very important decision factor when searching for your next lens. Carl Zeiss Distagon T2/25 has a maximum diameter of 73mm and total length of 98mm. It weighs 600g / 21.2 oz.
Carl Zeiss Distagon T2/25 has a filter thread of 67mm. Below are links to the filters that we recommend you to consider for your Carl Zeiss Distagon T2/25:
Carl Zeiss Distagon T2/25 has a fixed focal length of 25mm. When it is mounted on an APS-C sensor camera with 1.6x crop, it provides an 35mm (FF) equivalent of 40mm.
Optical Image Stabilization
Carl Zeiss Distagon T2/25 doesn't have an optical image stabilization system so the only option to stabilize the image taken with this lens is to mount on a camera body with IBIS (sensor based In-body image stabilization).
Alternatively, you can check the Canon 28mm f2.8 IS USM. in Canon EF mount that have similar focal range but features Optical Image Stabilization.
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Maximum Magnification Ratio
Carl Zeiss Distagon T2/25 has a Max Magnification Ratio of 0.17x and has a minimum focusing distance of 0.25m. 0.17x means that the max magnification ratio is very low and not suitable even for modest close-up shots.
Below are the 3 Wideangle Prime type Canon12 mount lens alternatives with highest max magnification ratios:
Carl Zeiss Distagon T2/25 has a max aperture of F2 and a minimum aperture of F22.
Carl Zeiss Distagon T2/25's optical formula consists of 11 elements in 10 groups .
Carl Zeiss Distagon T2/25 is available in Black color.
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