differences

Reasons to consider the Sony 50mm f/1.4 * ZA

Narrower aperture f/22 vs f/16
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At its narrowest, the 50mm f/1.4 * ZA goes 0.9 f-stops narrower
Slightly smaller diameter 81 mm vs 86 mm
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Around 10% smaller lens at the end
Sony Carl Zeiss Planar T* 50mm f/1.4 * ZA Learn more about
the Sony 50mm f/1.4 * ZA

Reasons to consider the Canon EF 50mm f/1.2L USM

Slightly wider aperture f/1.2 vs f/1.4
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At its widest, the EF 50mm f/1.2L USM captures much more light (0.4 f-stops)
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the Canon EF 50mm f/1.2L USM

similarities

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Aperture Wide aperture Help
50mm f/1.4 * ZAf/1.4
EF 50mm f/1.2L USMf/1.2
Prime lens Fixed focal length prime lenses Help
Typically very sharp
Auto focus Auto focus Help
Easier to use

LensHero is not aware of any interesting weaknesses shared by these two products.

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses

LensHero is not aware of any interesting strengths shared by these two products.

LensHero is not aware of any interesting weaknesses shared by these two products.

competitors

Canon EF 50mm f/1.2L USM Competitors

Canon EF 50mm f/2.5 Macro

Canon EF 50mm f/2.5 Macro

Macro lens

$245

Wide minimum Much narrower aperture
Diameter Smaller diameter
Aperture Narrower aperture
Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 STM

Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 STM

Low light lens

$119 - $125

Lowest price Cheaper
Diameter Smaller diameter
Aperture Narrower aperture
Fujifilm XF 56mm f/1.2 R

Fujifilm XF 56mm f/1.2 R

Low light lens

Diameter Smaller diameter
Weight Slightly lighter

Sony Carl Zeiss Planar T* 50mm f/1.4 * ZA Competitors

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