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Canon EF 28mm f1.8 USM vs Zeiss Carl Distagon T 228

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Canon EF 28mm f1.8 USM vs Carl Zeiss Distagon T 228to review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Canon 28mm f1.8 USM Top Features

  • 28mm Focal Range
  • F1.8 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 58mm
  • Max Format: 35mm FF
  • Canon EF Mount
  • Weight: 310g.
  • Diameter: 74mm
  • Length: 56mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.25m
  • Max Magnification:0.18x

Canon EF 28mm f1.8 USM

Carl Zeiss Distagon T2/28 Top Features

  • 28mm Focal Range
  • F2.0 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 58mm
  • Max Format:
  • Canon EF Mount
  • Weight: 520g.
  • Diameter: 64mm
  • Length: 93mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.24m
  • Max Magnification:0.21x

Carl Zeiss Distagon T 228

Our Winner: Canon EF 28mm f1.8 USM over Carl Zeiss Distagon T 228

Max Aperture – Wide 1.8 vs 2
Max Aperture – Tele 1.8 vs 2
Diaphgragm Blades 7 vs
Autofocus Yes vs No
Weight 310g vs 520g
Length 56mm vs 93mm

Pros Of Carl Zeiss Distagon T 228 over Canon EF 28mm f1.8 USM
Aperture Ring Yes vs No
Diameter 64mm vs 74mm
Minimum Focus Distance 0.24m vs 0.25m
Max Magnification 0.21x vs 0.18x

Cons Of Canon EF 28mm f1.8 USM and Carl Zeiss Distagon T 228
Image Stabilization No vs No
Weather Sealing No vs No

Canon 28mm f1.8 USM vs Carl Zeiss Distagon T2/28 All Features

General Canon 28mm f1.8 USM Carl Zeiss Distagon T2/28
Brand Canon Zeiss
Lens Type Prime Prime
Price CHECK PRICE CHECK PRICE
Lens Type Wideangle Prime Wideangle Prime
Lens Mount Canon EF Canon EF
Max Format 35mm FF 35mm FF
Focal Range 28mm 28mm
Image Stabilization No No
Colour Black Unknown
Zoom Method No Zoom No Zoom
Power Zoom No No
Zoom Lock No No
Zoom Ratio 1.0X 1.0X
Aperture
Max Aperture F1.8 F2.0
Min Aperture F22.0 F22.0
Aperture Ring No Yes
Diaphragm Blades 7 unknown
Optics
Optical Elements 10 10
Optical Groups 9 8
Special Elements unknown unknown
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.25m 0.24m
Max Magnification 0.18X 0.21X
Autofocus Yes No
AF Motor Type Ultrasonic None
Full Time Manual Yes N/A
Focus Method Rear Unknown
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale Yes Yes
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 310g 520g
Diameter 74mm 64mm
Length 56mm 93mm
Materials Plastic barrel, metal mount Unknown
Weather Sealing No No
Filter Thread 58mm 58mm
Filter Notes
Hood Supplied Unknown Yes
Hood Code EW-63II Unknown
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories Hard Case LHP-C10 Soft Case ES-C9 / LP814
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