Zeiss Otus 1.4/55 is a Fixed aperture Manual Focus (MF) Standard Prime
lens with 35mm FF max sensor coverage, and it is designed to be used with Nikon F (FX) mount cameras.
Zeiss Otus 1.4/55 is a member of Zeiss's Otus series of lenses. Below you can see the latest lenses in this series.
Otus Series Lenses in Nikon F (FX) Mount
Zeiss Otus 1.4/55 is compatible with cameras that have Nikon F (FX) lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras that are compatible with the Nikon F (FX) lenses are Nikon D6, Nikon D780 and Nikon D3500.
Zeiss Otus 1.4/55 is also available in Canon EF mount.
Size, Weight and Filter Thread
Size and weight is a very important decision factor when searching for your next lens. Zeiss Otus 1.4/55 has a maximum diameter of 92mm and total length of 141mm.
Zeiss Otus 1.4/55 has a filter thread of 77mm.
Zeiss Otus 1.4/55 has a fixed focal lenght of 55mm. When it is mounted on an APS-C sensor camera with 1.5x crop, it provides an 35mm (FF) equivalent of 82.5mm.
Optical Image Stabilization
Zeiss Otus 1.4/55 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 Tamron 45mm F1.8 Di VC USD. in Nikon F (FX) mount that have similar focal range but features Optical Image Stabilization.
Lenses Similar to Zeiss Otus 1.4/55 With Optical Image Stabilization
Maximum Magnification Ratio
Zeiss Otus 1.4/55 has a Max Magnification Ratio of 0.15x and has a minimum focusing distance of 0.5m. 0.15x means that the max magnification ratio is very low and not suitable even for modest close-up shots.
Zeiss Otus 1.4/55 has a max aperture of F1.4 and a minimum aperture of F16.0.
Zeiss Otus 1.4/55's optical formula consists of 12 elements in 10 groups . Following special elements are used in this design:
- 1 double-sided aspheric element
- 6 anomalous partial dispersion glass elements
Zeiss Otus 1.4/55 comes with a removable lens hood which is handy to reduce lens flare and glare in your photos.
Zeiss Otus 1.4/55 is available in Black color.
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