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Phil Holland Takes The Otus Trio Out For A Spin

Phil Holland, a friend and Zeiss Embassador, recently published an article on Zeiss’ cleverly titled blog – LENSPIRE. The post explores the conditions in which Phil finds himself needing the absolute best image quality possible, and how the Zeiss Otus primes allow him to achieve his vision. 156 more words


Zeiss 85 Otus Headshots in Seattle

Spent some time last week in downtown Seattle doing casual corporate headshots.  I rented a 24-70 but as soon as the client saw the Zeiss 85 Otus shots, that went back in the bag.   27 more words

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Seattle Sunrise Panorama with a Tribute To France

We had a small clear weather window this morning and I headed to Kerry Park, a famous spot in Seattle for its view.  I have been using the Zeiss 85mm Otus on my Sony a7r2 for panoramas and have been very happy with it.   28 more words

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ZEISS Otus 1.4/85 - possibly the best 85mm ever made

Possibly the best 85mm ever made!

This 85mm f1.4 is the pinnacle of lens making. Carl Zeiss has managed to make a “perfect” lens, with no distortion, no chromatic aberration,  and ultimate sharpness wide open. 215 more words

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News: Zeiss Otus 1.4/28 APO-Distagon, 2.8/21 Loxia, RX1RII, 19 October

Image courtesy Zeiss

The cover was lifted on the new Otus yesterday – a 28mm f1.4, as expected, and a 21mm f2.8 Loxia a couple of days earlier. 758 more words


Zeiss 28mm Otus Officially Announced

Zeiss has had a busy few weeks with the announcement of the new autofocus Batis primes as well as the Milvus line of lenses that replace the outgoing… 543 more words