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Carl Zeiss Makro-Planar T 2100 vs Nikon AF-S Micro-Nikkor 105mm f2.8G IF-ED VR Side By Side Comparison | Michigan Photography
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Zeiss Carl Makro-Planar T 2100 vs Nikon AF-S Micro-Nikkor 105mm f2.8G IF-ED VR

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Carl Zeiss Makro-Planar T 2100 vs Nikon AF-S Micro-Nikkor 105mm f2.8G IF-ED VRto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Carl Zeiss Makro-Planar T2/100 Top Features

  • 100mm Focal Range
  • F2.0 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 67mm
  • Max Format: 35mm FF
  • Nikon F (FX) Mount
  • Weight: 680g.
  • Diameter: 76mm
  • Length: 113mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.44m
  • Max Magnification:0.5x

Carl Zeiss Makro-Planar T 2100

Nikon Micro-105mm f2.8G IF-ED VR Top Features

  • 105mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 Max Aperture
  • Image Stabilization
  • Filter Thread: 62mm
  • Max Format:
  • Nikon F (FX) Mount
  • Weight: 720g.
  • Diameter: 83mm
  • Length: 116mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.31m

Nikon AF-S Micro-Nikkor 105mm f2.8G IF-ED VR

Our Winner: Carl Zeiss Makro-Planar T 2100 over Nikon AF-S Micro-Nikkor 105mm f2.8G IF-ED VR

Focal Length – Wide 100mm vs 105mm
Max Aperture – Wide 2 vs 2.8
Max Aperture – Tele 2 vs 2.8
Aperture Ring Yes vs No
Weight 680g vs 720g
Diameter 76mm vs 83mm
Length 113mm vs 116mm
Max Magnification 0.5x vs x

Pros Of Nikon AF-S Micro-Nikkor 105mm f2.8G IF-ED VR over Carl Zeiss Makro-Planar T 2100
Focal Length – Tele 105mm vs 100mm
Image Stabilization Yes vs No
Autofocus Yes vs No
Filter Thread 62mm vs 67mm
Minimum Focus Distance 0.31m vs 0.44m

Cons Of Carl Zeiss Makro-Planar T 2100 and Nikon AF-S Micro-Nikkor 105mm f2.8G IF-ED VR
Weather Sealing No vs No

Carl Zeiss Makro-Planar T2/100 vs Nikon Micro-105mm f2.8G IF-ED VR All Features

General Carl Zeiss Makro-Planar T2/100 Nikon Micro-105mm f2.8G IF-ED VR
Brand Zeiss Nikon
Lens Type Prime Prime
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Lens Type Macro Prime Macro Prime
Lens Mount Nikon F (FX) Nikon F (FX)
Max Format 35mm FF 35mm FF
Focal Range 100mm 105mm
Image Stabilization No Yes
Colour Unknown Black
Zoom Method No Zoom No Zoom
Power Zoom No No
Zoom Lock No No
Zoom Ratio 1.0X 1.0X
Aperture
Max Aperture F2.0 F2.8
Min Aperture F22.0 F32.0
Aperture Ring Yes No
Diaphragm Blades 9 9
Optics
Optical Elements 9 14
Optical Groups 8 12
Special Elements unknown 1 ED glass and 1 Nano Crystal coat glass element
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.44m 0.31m
Max Magnification 0.5X unknown
Autofocus No Yes
AF Motor Type None Ring-type ultrasonic
Full Time Manual N/A
Focus Method Unknown Internal
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale Yes Yes
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 680g 720g
Diameter 76mm 83mm
Length 113mm 116mm
Materials metal barrel, metal mount Unknown
Weather Sealing No Unknown
Filter Thread 67mm 62mm
Filter Notes
Hood Supplied Yes Yes
Hood Code Unknown HB-38
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories
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