Realize Your Passion

Capture beautiful imagery with ZEISS camera lenses.

Realize Your Passion

Capture beautiful imagery with ZEISS camera lenses.

Meet Otus

Aspherical, apochromatic ZEISS Otus lenses exploit the full potential of contemporary high-resolution sensors, rewarding you with images characterized by breathtaking rendition of even the most minute details with amazing contrast and sharpness.

Ultimate Image Contrast
Consistent Performance Across Entire Focusing Range
Dramatically Reduces Chromatic Aberrations
Medium Format Look
Virtually Distortion-Free Optics

Wide-Angle: Otus 1.4/28

Setting new standards among wide-angle focal lengths, Otus 1.4/28 delivers uncompromising performance across the entire image field for truly impressive detail rendering. From landscapes to architecture and interiors, Otus 1.4/28 provides outstanding, high-resolution definition day or night.

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Superior Standard: Otus 1.4/55

Don't settle for a lackluster 55mm lens: Otus 1.4/55 offers the quality and look of medium format photography, backed by the 120 years of optical and mechanical excellence ZEISS is famous for. Enjoy high resolution and outstanding sharpness no matter when or what you shoot.

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Short Tele: Otus 1.4/85

Uniquely capable of reproducing features in portraits and fine details, Otus 1.4/85's optical correction completely eliminates almost all possible forms of aberration-making every picture you take as exciting as the first, even after thousands of exposures.

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Capture Exceptional Video with Otus Lenses

Formed in 1943, the Toledo Symphony has grown to be one of the preeminent arts organizations in the mid-west United States. As it has grown, the group has strived to reach new audiences, bringing the arts to young and old alike. The tight knit group of talented musicians work hard to produce a high caliber of music and when the organization looked to expand their reach with imagery of equally high quality, they chose the ZEISS Otus lens. Unparalleled in its ability to capture exceptional photos, the 28mm and 55mm Otus lenses were the perfect choice to support the Symphony and its musical passion.

Meet Milvus

Every Milvus lens features special ZEISS T*® antireflective coating, plus light traps in their mechanical components and strategically engineered surfaces to prevent the occurrence of reflections. The result? Minimal color fringing at high-contrast edges of subjects... and amazing images.

Ultra-High Quality Images
Built with the Future of High-Resolution DSLRs in Mind
Fatigue-Reducing Ergonomic Design
Sealed Against Dust & Splashes
High Image Performance in the Entire Focal Plane

Super-Wide Angle: Milvus 2.8/15

Want to orchestrate extreme perspectives? Milvus 2.8/15 puts infinitely wide horizons within reach. Thanks to an angle of view of 110°, you can transform mundane moments into dynamic, extraordinary creations.

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Compact Wide-Angle: Milvus 2.8/18

Perfect for capturing majestic landscapes and architectural marvels, Milvus 2.8/18's unique visual field lends your creativity free reign to explore everything from stylish interiors, majestic landscapes or tumbling waterfalls. If you love capturing dramatic vistas, the super wide-angle Milvus 2.8/18 lens is for you.

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Spectacular Wide-Angle: Milvus 2.8/21

Ideal for photographing vast, far-stretching landscapes and breathtaking scenery, Milvus 2.8/21 has a maximum aperture of f/2.8, for reflection-free and practically distortion-free results with dramatic contrast and vivid colors. When endless horizons beckon, reach for Milvus 2.8/21.

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All-Occasion Optic: Milvus 1.4/35

Imagine making a portrait subject stand out against the background... capturing high-precision architectural details... or meticulous landscape photography - Milvus 1.4/35 can help you achieve it all, with almost zero edge-to-edge chromatic aberration.

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Moderate Wide-Angle: Milvus 2/35

Ideal for capturing all scenes in their full natural brilliance, nothing will escape Milvus 2/35's attention, even in poor light. With a compact design, fast, precise focusing and high-performing versatility, Milvus 2/35 is well suited for photojournalism and candid photography.

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A New Gold Standard: Milvus 1.4/50

From the wonders of nature or an intimate portrait to the hustle and bustle of a busy market, Milvus 1.4/50 is always up to the challenge when you're questing after real, unadulterated perspectives. Opt for Milvus 1.4/50 when you need a versatile natural-perspective lens of many talents.

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Bokeh Champion: Milvus 1.4/85

Thanks to its highly precise, manual focus, Milvus 1.4/85 is a must when you want your main subject sharply defined against a beautiful bokeh background. Milvus 1.4/85 has a purely spherical optical design and custom designed of glass to ensure optimal micro-contrast and extremely low chromatic aberration.

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High-Speed Telephoto: Milvus 2/135

Prepare for an interplay between fore- and background that is simply incomparable. Whether you want to revel in dusk's atmospheric mood, capture an actor's emotions onstage from your third-row seat or render breathtaking medium-distance portraits, this lens turns you into an inconspicuous—but powerful—observer.

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The Naturalist's Macro: Milvus 2/50M

The fastest 50mm macro lens on the market today, Milvus 2/50M can help you capture breathtaking details in extreme close-up as well as traditional portraits. By empowering you to highlight infinitesimal details in the foreground or background, Milvus 2/50M brings the tiny world closer.

Buy Now © Björn Pados

Moderate Tele-Lens: Milvus 2/100M

The ZEISS Milvus 2/100M of the type ZEISS Makro-Planar is currently the fastest 100mm macro lens on the market, easily doubling as a high-precision reproduction lens for technical applications and as a traditional, moderate tele-lens for portraits with shallow depth of field.

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Check Out Milvus Lenses' Video Capabilities

Shot entirely with ZEISS Milvus 1.4/35

Shot entirely with ZEISS Milvus 1.4/35

Meet Batis

Specifically designed for Sony E mount cameras, including the a7, a9, FS5 and FS7, the auto-focus Batis family of lenses are fully compatible with all E mount cameras and offer not only fast, high speed performance, but are weather sealed against stray dust and water.

Smooth, Reliable Autofocus
Versatile, Full-Frame System
Excellent Resolution & High Contrast
Hardy, Weatherproof Metal Construction
Innovative OLED Display

Super Wide-Angle: Batis 2.8/18

Made for landscape, astro and architectural photography, Batis 2.8/18 features a very large field angle and fast autofocus that's perfect for creative shots with unusual perspectives. Choose 2.8/18 when you want consistently excellent image quality from corner to corner, edge to edge.

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Wide-Angle Wonder: Batis 2/25

Take Batis 2/25 along when you want to shoot up close. With a high speed aperture, fast autofocus and a wide field of view, the Batis 2/25 ensures professional-level results whether you're shooting landscape, architecture, street scenes or photojournalism.

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Terrific Telephoto: Batis 1.8/85

The perfect companion for portrait, event and wedding photography, Batis 1.8/85 features high speed and fast autofocus, allowing you to capture micro-reactions on the fly. Thanks to optical image stabilization, hand-held shooting can produce smooth, amazing results—even in poor light conditions.

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High-Performance Telephoto: Batis 2.8/135

Thanks to an Apo Sonnar design, Batis 2.8 offers outstanding correction of all chromatic aberrations, ensuring an extremely realistic portrayal of your subject. Long focal length, fast autofocus and optical image stabilization make the 2.8/135 an ideal choice for medium-distance portrait photography.

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Learn How Zeiss Batis Lenses Can Elevate Your Videos

ZEISS Batis lenses for Sony a7 cameras—a great hybrid lens solution for still & video shooters.

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Meet Loxia

Specifically designed for Sony a7 cameras, Loxia lenses multiply your creative options by supporting high-quality still photography as well as providing everything you need to shoot stunning video.

DeClick Feature
World-Class Compatibility
High-Grade Full-Metal Casing
Virtually Distortion-Free
Precise Manual Focus

Super Wide-Angle: Loxia 2.8/21

An absolute must for wide-angle fans with an eye for minute details, Loxia 2.8/21's compact-yet-powerful optical design offers outstanding image performance across the entire image field of a full-frame sensor. A great choice whether you express yourself via city streets or country vistas.

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Moderate Wide Angle: Loxia 2/35

A storyteller's best friend, Loxia 2/35 offers an extended field of view that's ideal for riveting documentaries or candid street photography. Thanks to its unassuming weight and size, Loxia 2/35 lets you blend into the background while capturing all the action while building a story—your way.

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Compact & Creative: Loxia 2/50

Compact, light and extremely flexible, Loxia 2/50 shines in a wide range of filmic applications, providing a natural perspective on street photography to landscapes, portraits to spontaneous discoveries. If you're looking to explore, Loxia 2/50 is an ideal companion.

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Moderate Telephoto: Loxia 2.4/85

Despite a compact size and a solid body design, the handy Loxia 2.4/85 offers outstanding performance across the entire image field of a full-frame sensor. Whether you're stalking the perfect street shot or roving in the wild, this portable, powerful lens can help you snare even the most elusive subject.

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See How Loxia Lenses Can Transform Your Videos

Lightweight and portable, ZEISS Loxia lenses are great for filmmaking, documentaries and high-quality online presentations.

Look behind the scenes of an audiovisual piece by ZEISS Ambassador and DP, Alejandro Alcocer.

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