Sony Planar T* FE 50mm F1.4 ZA Review

October 3, 2016 | Mark Goldstein | Rating star Rating star Rating star Rating star Half rating star

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Back in 2006, Sony took over Konica Minolta’s troubled camera business in a bid to become a major player in the market. Ten years on and its relentless experimentation and innovation have paid dividends, with the Alpha 7 full-frame mirrorless system rapidly establishing itself as a serious alternative to high-end DSLRs.
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Sony continues to introduce an ever increasing selection of high quality lenses and the new Sony Zeiss Planar T* FE 50mm f/1.4 ZA adds to the high end of the full frame FE mount arsenal. With a price tag that matches its impressive lineage it will take some extraordinary results to justify that premium price, so it is with high expectations that we look at this new lens to see how it matches up.
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One thing is for sure. It is never dull, the life of a camera reviewer. Today I am lucky enough to write about a lens that is not only right up my alley, but up the alley of sooooo many of the readers here. It’s a fast 50! What else can I say? If you are a Sony shooter, or curious about Sony or have a love for fast primes, then read on my friend about their latest offering in the lens world, the 50 1.4 which has the blue ZEISS stamp on it.
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