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Zeiss Carl Planar T1.4 50 vs Sigma 50mm F2.8 EX DG Macro

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Carl Zeiss Planar T1.4 50 vs Sigma 50mm F2.8 EX DG Macroto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Carl Zeiss Planar T1,4/50 Top Features

  • 50mm Focal Range
  • F1.4 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 58mm
  • Max Format: 35mm FF
  • Pentax KAF Mount
  • Weight: 350g.
  • Diameter: 66mm
  • Length: 69mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.45m
  • Max Magnification:0.15x

Carl Zeiss Planar T1.4 50

Sigma 50mm F2.8 EX DG Macro Top Features

  • 50mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 55mm
  • Max Format:
  • Pentax KAF Mount
  • Weight: 320g.
  • Diameter: 71mm
  • Length: 67mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.19m
  • Max Magnification:1x

Sigma 50mm F2.8 EX DG Macro

Our Winner: Carl Zeiss Planar T1.4 50 over Sigma 50mm F2.8 EX DG Macro

Max Aperture – Wide 1.4 vs 2.8
Max Aperture – Tele 1.4 vs 2.8
Diaphgragm Blades 9 vs 7
Aperture Ring Yes vs No
Diameter 66mm vs 71mm

Pros Of Sigma 50mm F2.8 EX DG Macro over Carl Zeiss Planar T1.4 50
Autofocus Yes vs No
Weight 320g vs 350g
Length 67mm vs 69mm
Filter Thread 55mm vs 58mm
Minimum Focus Distance 0.19m vs 0.45m
Max Magnification 1x vs 0.15x

Cons Of Carl Zeiss Planar T1.4 50 and Sigma 50mm F2.8 EX DG Macro
Image Stabilization No vs No
Weather Sealing No vs No

Carl Zeiss Planar T1,4/50 vs Sigma 50mm F2.8 EX DG Macro All Features

General Carl Zeiss Planar T1,4/50 Sigma 50mm F2.8 EX DG Macro
Brand Zeiss Sigma
Lens Type Prime Prime
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Lens Type Standard Prime Macro Prime
Lens Mount Pentax KAF Pentax KAF
Max Format 35mm FF 35mm FF
Focal Range 50mm 50mm
Image Stabilization No No
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 F1.4 F2.8
Min Aperture F16.0
Aperture Ring Yes No
Diaphragm Blades 9 7
Optics
Optical Elements 7 10
Optical Groups 6 9
Special Elements unknown unknown
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.45m 0.19m
Max Magnification 0.15X 1X
Autofocus No Yes
AF Motor Type None Micromotor
Full Time Manual N/A No
Focus Method Unknown Extending front
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale Yes Yes
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Yes
Physical Specs
Weight 350g 320g
Diameter 66mm 71mm
Length 69mm 67mm
Materials Unknown metal mount
Weather Sealing No Unknown
Filter Thread 58mm 55mm
Filter Notes Does not rotate on focus
Hood Supplied Yes Yes
Hood Code Unknown Unknown
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories
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