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differences

Reasons to consider the Zeiss 28mm f/2 T* Canon-ef

Has a silent focus motor Generic motor vs None
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Focuses quickly and silently
Narrower aperture f/22 vs f/16
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At its narrowest, the 28mm f/2 T* Canon-ef goes 0.9 f-stops narrower
Wider aperture f/2 vs f/2.5
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At its widest, the 28mm f/2 T* Canon-ef captures slightly more light, 0.6 f-stops
Better wide angle 28 mm vs 75 mm
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2.7x better wide angle
Cheaper $1,214.99 vs $1,907.99
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The best price we've seen is $693 cheaper (around 40% less)
Zeiss Distagon 28mm f/2 T* Canon-ef Learn more about
the Zeiss 28mm f/2 T* Canon-ef

Reasons to consider the Leica 75mm f/2.5

Better telephoto 75 mm vs 28 mm
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More than 2.5x more reach, less perspective distortion
Slightly lighter 345 g vs 0.5 kg
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More than 30% lighter
Leica Summarit 75mm f/2.5 Learn more about
the Leica 75mm f/2.5

similarities

Compared to lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Prime lens Fixed focal length prime lenses Help
Typically very sharp
Aperture Wide aperture Help
28mm f/2 T* Canon-ef:f/2
75mm f/2.5 :f/2.5
Length Short Help
28mm f/2 T* Canon-ef:69 mm
75mm f/2.5 :61 mm
Auto focus Auto focus Help
Focus yourself
Zoom range Poor zoom Help
1x
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur

Compared to low light 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

Shared Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Canon EF 24mm f/1.4L II USM

Canon EF 24mm f/1.4L II USM

Low light lens

$1,749 - $1,764

Aperture Has a wider aperture
Auto focus Has autofocus
Zeiss Distagon  T* 21mm f/2.8 ZE Canon-ef

Zeiss Distagon T* 21mm f/2.8 ZE Canon-ef

Wide angle lens

$1,838 - $1,843

Aperture Has a narrower aperture
Length Is longer
Pentax SMC  FA 31mm f/1.8

Pentax SMC FA 31mm f/1.8

Low light lens

$70 - $1,297

Lowest price Is slightly less expensive
Auto focus Has autofocus
Canon TS-E 24mm f/3.5L II

Canon TS-E 24mm f/3.5L II

Tilt-shift lens

$2,199

Tilt-shift Is a tilt-shift lens
Aperture Has a narrower aperture
Canon TS-E 45mm f/2.8

Canon TS-E 45mm f/2.8

Tilt-shift lens

$1,399

Tilt-shift Is a tilt-shift lens
Aperture Has a narrower aperture
Nikon Nikkor PC-E 24mm f/3.5D ED

Nikon Nikkor PC-E 24mm f/3.5D ED

Tilt-shift lens

$1,829

Wide maximum Has a higher max f/stop
Tilt-shift Is a tilt-shift lens
Aperture Has a narrower aperture
Length Is longer
Placeholder

Samyang 24mm f/3.5 ED AS UMC Four-thirds

Tilt-shift lens

Auto focus Has autofocus
Tilt-shift Is a tilt-shift lens
Aperture Has a narrower aperture

Zeiss Distagon 28mm f/2 T* Canon-ef Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Leica Elmarit 24mm f/2.8 M

Leica Elmarit 24mm f/2.8 M

Wide angle lens

$2,795

Focus motor Doesn't have a silent focus motor
Lowest price More expensive
Fujifilm XF 23mm f/1.4 R

Fujifilm XF 23mm f/1.4 R

Low light lens

Auto focus Auto focus
Aperture Wider aperture
Magnification Slightly less magnification
Sigma 20mm f/1.8 EX DG DF RF Pentax-k

Sigma 20mm f/1.8 EX DG DF RF Pentax-k

Low light lens

Auto focus Auto focus
Aperture Slightly wider aperture
Diameter Slightly larger diameter
Length Slightly longer
Zeiss Distagon  35mm T* f/2 ZE Canon-ef

Zeiss Distagon 35mm T* f/2 ZE Canon-ef

Low light lens

$1,033 - $1,117

Length Longer

Leica Summarit 75mm f/2.5 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Zeiss 85mm f/4 Tele-Tessar T* ZM Leica-m

Zeiss 85mm f/4 Tele-Tessar T* ZM Leica-m

Portrait lens

$940

Wide maximum Narrower aperture
Lowest price Cheaper
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Length Longer
Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L II USM

Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L II USM

Low light lens

$2,199

Focus motor Has a silent focus motor
Auto focus Auto focus
Weight Heavier
Lowest price Slightly more expensive
Leica Summicron 75mm f/2 APO M

Leica Summicron 75mm f/2 APO M

Low light lens

$3,713 - $3,795

Focus motor Has a silent focus motor
Auto focus Auto focus
Lowest price More expensive
Samyang 85mm f/1.4 Samsung-nx

Samyang 85mm f/1.4 Samsung-nx

Sports lens

Focus motor Has a silent focus motor
Auto focus Auto focus
Zeiss Makro-Planar 50mm f/2 ZE Macro Canon-ef

Zeiss Makro-Planar 50mm f/2 ZE Macro Canon-ef

Macro lens

$1,275 - $1,283

Focus motor Has a silent focus motor
Wide maximum Narrower aperture
Length Longer
Weight Slightly heavier

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