Sony Carl Zeiss 50mm F1.4 ZA SSM Planar T* A-mount lens review by youpii

reviewer#12183 date: Mar-14-2015
sharpness: 4.5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
overall: 4.9
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 MP; 24MP24 MP; 36MP36 MP; 42MP42 MP; 61MP61 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:Minolta 50/1.4
Sony FE 55/1.8
price paid:900€
positive:Nice construction
Central & corner Sharpness
Fast AF
Nice Bokeh
negative:Official price: 1500€
Plastic hood
Mid zone not sharp until F5.6
comment:Very nice lens but the price is unreasonable especially for a plastic hood and no lens pouch.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 30
  • sharpness: 4.97
  • color: 5.00
  • build: 4.97
  • distortion: 4.80
  • flare control: 4.90
  • overall: 4.93
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