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Canon EF 50mm f2.5 Macro vs Zeiss Carl Planar T1.4 50

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Canon EF 50mm f2.5 Macro vs Carl Zeiss Planar T1.4 50to review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Canon 50mm f2.5 Macro Top Features

  • 50mm Focal Range
  • F2.5 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 52mm
  • Max Format: 35mm FF
  • Canon EF Mount
  • Weight: 280g.
  • Diameter: 68mm
  • Length: 63mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.23m
  • Max Magnification:0.5x

Canon EF 50mm f2.5 Macro

Carl Zeiss Planar T1,4/50 Top Features

  • 50mm Focal Range
  • F1.4 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 58mm
  • Max Format:
  • Canon EF Mount
  • Weight: 350g.
  • Diameter: 66mm
  • Length: 69mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.45m
  • Max Magnification:0.15x

Carl Zeiss Planar T1.4 50

Our Winner: Canon EF 50mm f2.5 Macro over Carl Zeiss Planar T1.4 50

Autofocus Yes vs No
Weight 280g vs 350g
Length 63mm vs 69mm
Filter Thread 52mm vs 58mm
Minimum Focus Distance 0.23m vs 0.45m
Max Magnification 0.5x vs 0.15x

Pros Of Carl Zeiss Planar T1.4 50 over Canon EF 50mm f2.5 Macro
Max Aperture – Wide 1.4 vs 2.5
Max Aperture – Tele 1.4 vs 2.5
Diaphgragm Blades 9 vs 6
Aperture Ring Yes vs No
Diameter 66mm vs 68mm

Cons Of Canon EF 50mm f2.5 Macro and Carl Zeiss Planar T1.4 50
Image Stabilization No vs No
Weather Sealing No vs No

Canon 50mm f2.5 Macro vs Carl Zeiss Planar T1,4/50 All Features

General Canon 50mm f2.5 Macro Carl Zeiss Planar T1,4/50
Brand Canon Zeiss
Lens Type Prime Prime
Price CHECK PRICE CHECK PRICE
Lens Type Macro Prime Standard Prime
Lens Mount Canon EF Canon EF
Max Format 35mm FF 35mm FF
Focal Range 50mm 50mm
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 F2.5 F1.4
Min Aperture F32.0 F16.0
Aperture Ring No Yes
Diaphragm Blades 6 9
Optics
Optical Elements 9 7
Optical Groups 8 6
Special Elements unknown unknown
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.23m 0.45m
Max Magnification 0.5X 0.15X
Autofocus Yes No
AF Motor Type Micromotor None
Full Time Manual No N/A
Focus Method Extending front Unknown
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale Yes Yes
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 280g 350g
Diameter 68mm 66mm
Length 63mm 69mm
Materials Metal barrel, metal mount Unknown
Weather Sealing No No
Filter Thread 52mm 58mm
Filter Notes
Hood Supplied No Yes
Hood Code Unknown Unknown
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories Hard Case LHP-C10 Soft Case ES-C9/LP814
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