Zeiss Otus 55mm f/1.4

Zeiss Otus 55mm f/1.4

Lens Summary

Brand: Zeiss
Also Known As: Zeiss Otus 55mm f/1.4
Lens Type: Prime Lens
Format: Full Frame / FX
Focus: Manual Focus
Lens Mount: Canon EF, Nikon F
Release Date: 10/07/2013
MSRP Price: $3990 (Check Current Price)
Made in: Germany
Production Status: In Production

Lens Description: 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.


Zeiss Otus 55mm f/1.4 Specifications

Lens Specifications
Lens TypePrime Lens
Focal Length55mm
Mount TypeCanon EF, Nikon F
FormatFull Frame / FX
Compatible Format(s)35mm Film / Full-Frame Digital Sensor
Compatible with TeleconvertersNo
Maximum Reproduction Ratio1:6.8
Vibration Reduction / Image StabilizationNo
Aperture Information
Aperture RingYes
Maximum Aperturef/1.4
Minimum Aperturef/16
Maximum Angle of View (Full Frame format)43.7°
Minimum Angle of View (Full Frame format)N/A
Optical Information
Lens Elements12
Lens Groups10
Diaphragm Blades9 (rounded)
ED Glass Elements1
Aspherical Elements6
Nano CoatingNo
Super Integrated / Super Spectra / T* CoatingYes
Focus Information
FocusManual Focus
Built-in Focus MotorNo
Silent Wave / Ultrasonic MotorNo
Internal FocusingYes
Rear FocusingNo
Minimum Focus Distance0.50m
Distance InformationYes
Filter Information
Filter Size77mm
Accepts Filter TypeScrew-on
Physical Characteristics
Weather / Dust SealingYes
Mount MaterialMetal
Tripod CollarNo
Dimensions92 x 141mm
Weight970g
Other Information
Available in ColorsBlack

Lens Construction

Zeiss Otus 55mm f1.4 Lens Diagram

MTF Charts

Zeiss Otus 55mm f/1.4 MTF Close Focus

Zeiss Otus 55mm f/1.4 MTF Infinity

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