Sony Carl Zeiss 135mm F1.8 ZA Sonnar T* A-mount lens review by Christoph

reviewer#10983 date: Mar-15-2013
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 4
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
overall: 4.8
tested on:
  • film camera:Film camera
  • APS-C: 6MP6 MP; 10MP10 MP; 12MP12 MP; 14MP14 MP; 16MP16 MP; 20MP20 MP; 24MP24 MP
  • full frame: 12MP12 MP24MP24 MP36MP36 MP42MP42 MP
ownership:I have experience with this lens
compared to:Sony 85mm F/1.4 CZ
price paid:1300 USD (new)
positive:very smooth bokeh,
excellent resolution and contrast even wide open,
good accuracy and speed,
very good build quality
negative:little slop on the focus ring,
some vignetting at f/1.8,
old dated screw-driven AF approach,
quite high price
comment:
missing

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 115
  • sharpness: 4.99
  • color: 4.90
  • build: 4.77
  • distortion: 4.98
  • flare control: 4.95
  • overall: 4.92
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