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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
Cheaper $1,214.99 vs $1,907.99
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The best price we've seen is $693 cheaper (around 40% less)
Better wide angle 28 mm vs 75 mm
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2.7x better wide angle
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
Length Short Help
28mm f/2 T* Canon-ef:69 mm
75mm f/2.5 :61 mm
Aperture Wide aperture Help
28mm f/2 T* Canon-ef:f/2
75mm f/2.5 :f/2.5
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

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

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

Wide angle lens

$1,802

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

Auto focus Has autofocus
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
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
Lowest price Is slightly more expensive
Aperture Has a narrower aperture
Nikon Nikkor PC-E Micro 45mm f/2.8D ED

Nikon Nikkor PC-E Micro 45mm f/2.8D ED

Tilt-shift lens

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

Canon EF 24mm f/1.4L II USM

Canon EF 24mm f/1.4L II USM

Low light lens

$1,749 - $1,764

Auto focus Auto focus
Aperture Wider aperture
Lowest price More expensive
Diameter Slightly larger diameter
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
Zeiss Distagon  T* 25mm f/2 ZE Canon-ef

Zeiss Distagon T* 25mm f/2 ZE Canon-ef

Low light lens

Magnification Slightly more magnification
Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L USM

Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L USM

Wide angle lens

$1,750

Auto focus Auto focus
Zoom range More zoom
Prime lens Is a zoom lens
Aperture Narrower aperture

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

Wide maximum Narrower aperture
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Length Longer
Zeiss Makro-Planar 50mm f/2 ZE Macro Canon-ef

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

Macro lens

Focus motor Has a silent focus motor
Wide maximum Narrower aperture
Length Longer
Weight Slightly heavier
Zeiss 50mm f/1.5 ZM Leica-m

Zeiss 50mm f/1.5 ZM Leica-m

Low light lens

$1,200

Focus motor Has a silent focus motor
Aperture Wider aperture
Max focal length Slightly worse telephoto
Nikon Nikkor PC-E 24mm f/3.5D ED

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

Tilt-shift lens

Tilt-shift Tilt-shift lens
Wide maximum Much narrower aperture
Aperture Narrower aperture
Length Longer

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