Zeiss Otus ZE 55mm f/1.4 Apo Distagon

by: Zeiss

  • Is a focal length of 55 mm always neither here nor there? A lacklustre lens somewhere between the excitement of super wides and the fascination of long teles? Not when it combines the more than 120 years of optical and mechanical excellence ZEISS is famous for throughout the world. Experience the quality and look of medium format photography – with the ZEISS Otus® 1.4/55. No matter whether you shoot in daylight or at night, close up or more distant subjects, people, objects or landscapes, this lens will simply take your breath away with its high resolution and outstanding sharpness in every photographic situation. In short – it’s the best standard lens in the world.

  • The Otus 1.4/55mm Cine-Mod® PRO Includes:
    • Seamless 32-pitch focus gear
    • 80mm O.D. front ring, 77mm filter thread
    • 95mm front ring w/ front cap

    Duclos Lenses pioneered the DSLR lens movement by bringing high-end cinema lens features to smaller, lighter still photography lenses. Click here for more info on our Cine-Mod

  • Focal Length 55mm
    Max Aperture f/1.4
    Coverage 35mm FF, Vista Vision
    Lens Mount Canon EF
    Min. Focus 19.6"
    Front Dia. 80mm OD, 77mm filter
    Length 5.5"
    Weight 2.3 lbs.
  • • ZEISS Cine-Mod lenses from Duclos Lenses retain the US factory warranty.
    • Questions about the Cine-Mod™? Read our FAQ.

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