Zeiss Batis 85mm f/1.8

Zeiss Batis 1.8/85

Lens Summary

Brand: Zeiss

Also Known As: Zeiss Batis 1.8/85

Lens Type: Prime Lens

Format: Full Frame / FX

Focus: Autofocus

Lens Mount: Sony E

Release Date: 2015-04-22

MSRP Price: $1199

Made in: Japan

Production Status: In Production

Lens Description: The ZEISS Batis 1.8/85 is a moderate tele lens which offers 11 lens elements in eight groups and features the ZEISS Sonnar optical design. The lens elements are made from special types of glass and designed to ensure superior image quality. The ZEISS Batis 1.8/85 is a particularly good choice for wedding photography and portrait shots, offering the high speed which provides plenty of creative scope to bring out the main subject. Thanks to its optical image stabilization, the ZEISS Batis 1.8/85 can capture outstanding images even under difficult, shifting light conditions.

Zeiss Batis 85mm f/1.8 Specifications

Lens Specifications
Lens TypePrime Lens
Focal Length85mm
Mount TypeSony E
FormatFull Frame / FX
Compatible Format(s)Full-Frame
Compatible with TeleconvertersNo
Maximum Reproduction Ratio1:7.9
Image StabilizationYes
Aperture Information
Aperture RingNo
Maximim Aperturef/1.8
Minimum Aperturef/22
Maximum Angle of View (Full frame or larger format)29°
Optical Information
Lens Elements11
Lens Groups8
Diaphragm Blades9
Focus Information
Built-in Focus MotorYes
Silent Wave / UltraSonic MotorYes
Internal FocusingYes
Rear FocusingYes
Minimum Focus Distance2.62' (80 cm)
Filter Information
Filter Size67mm
Accepts Filter TypeScrew-on
Physical Characteristics
Weather / Dust SealingYes
Mount MaterialMetal
Dimensions3.19 x 3.62
Other Information
Available in ColorsBlack

Lens Construction

Zeiss Batis 85mm f/1.8 Lens Construction

MTF Chart

Zeiss Batis 85mm f/1.8 MTF Chart


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