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Pentax smc D-FA 50mm F2.8 Macro vs Zeiss Carl Makro-Planar T 250

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Pentax smc D-FA 50mm F2.8 Macro vs Carl Zeiss Makro-Planar T 250to review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Pentax D-FA 50mm F2.8 Macro Top Features

  • 50mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 49mm
  • Max Format: 35mm FF
  • Pentax KAF Mount
  • Weight: 265g.
  • Diameter: 68mm
  • Length: 60mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.2m
  • Max Magnification:1x

Pentax smc D-FA 50mm F2.8 Macro

Carl Zeiss Makro-Planar T2/50 Top Features

  • 50mm Focal Range
  • F2.0 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 67mm
  • Max Format:
  • Pentax KAF Mount
  • Weight: 530g.
  • Diameter: 72mm
  • Length: 88mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.24m
  • Max Magnification:0.5x

Carl Zeiss Makro-Planar T 250

Our Winner: Pentax smc D-FA 50mm F2.8 Macro over Carl Zeiss Makro-Planar T 250

Diaphgragm Blades 8 vs
Autofocus Yes vs No
Weight 265g vs 530g
Diameter 68mm vs 72mm
Length 60mm vs 88mm
Filter Thread 49mm vs 67mm
Minimum Focus Distance 0.2m vs 0.24m
Max Magnification 1x vs 0.5x

Pros Of Carl Zeiss Makro-Planar T 250 over Pentax smc D-FA 50mm F2.8 Macro
Max Aperture – Wide 2 vs 2.8
Max Aperture – Tele 2 vs 2.8

Cons Of Pentax smc D-FA 50mm F2.8 Macro and Carl Zeiss Makro-Planar T 250
Image Stabilization No vs No
Weather Sealing No vs No

Pentax D-FA 50mm F2.8 Macro vs Carl Zeiss Makro-Planar T2/50 All Features

General Pentax D-FA 50mm F2.8 Macro Carl Zeiss Makro-Planar T2/50
Brand Pentax Zeiss
Lens Type Prime Prime
Price CHECK PRICE CHECK PRICE
Lens Type Macro Prime Macro Prime
Lens Mount Pentax KAF Pentax KAF
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 F2.8 F2.0
Min Aperture F32.0 F22.0
Aperture Ring Yes Yes
Diaphragm Blades 8 unknown
Optics
Optical Elements 8 8
Optical Groups 7 6
Special Elements unknown unknown
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.2m 0.24m
Max Magnification 1X 0.5X
Autofocus Yes No
AF Motor Type Screw drive from camera None
Full Time Manual Yes N/A
Focus Method Unknown Unknown
Distance Scale Unknown Yes
DoF Scale Yes Yes
Distance Scale Unknown Yes
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 265g 530g
Diameter 68mm 72mm
Length 60mm 88mm
Materials Unknown metal barrel, metal mount
Weather Sealing Unknown Unknown
Filter Thread 49mm 67mm
Filter Notes
Hood Supplied Yes Yes
Hood Code Unknown Unknown
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories
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