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Canon 35/1.4L II vs Zeiss Milvus 35/1.4
« on: July 17, 2017, 11:17:10 AM »
Dustin Abbott's new YouTube video :)

Canon keeps up with Zeiss pretty good, or rather Zeiss is trailing Canon? I don't know, they are so close :D
6D | Zeiss 21/2.8 ZE | 24-70/2.8L II | 35/1.4L | 50/1.2L | Zeiss 50/2 ZE Makro | Zeiss 85/1.4 ZE | 70-200/2.8L II

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Canon 35/1.4L II vs Zeiss Milvus 35/1.4
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Re: Canon 35/1.4L II vs Zeiss Milvus 35/1.4
« Reply #1 on: July 17, 2017, 12:35:37 PM »
Both lenses are around 1900 EUR in Europe, incl. VAT. The Canon would be my clear favourite lens: it has autofocus, the f1,4 performance is better and it´s smaller. If there is not a huge difference in the Bokeh, the Zeiss will have a hard time.
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Re: Canon 35/1.4L II vs Zeiss Milvus 35/1.4
« Reply #2 on: July 17, 2017, 12:37:53 PM »
Dustin Abbott's new YouTube video :)

Canon keeps up with Zeiss pretty good, or rather Zeiss is trailing Canon? I don't know, they are so close :D

Unless you are shooting mirrorless, strictly shooting on a tripod, or have an interchangeable focusing screen, I'd take the one with AF every day of the week.

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Re: Canon 35/1.4L II vs Zeiss Milvus 35/1.4
« Reply #3 on: July 17, 2017, 01:07:32 PM »
Dustin Abbott's new YouTube video :)

Canon keeps up with Zeiss pretty good, or rather Zeiss is trailing Canon? I don't know, they are so close :D

Unless you are shooting mirrorless, strictly shooting on a tripod, or have an interchangeable focusing screen, I'd take the one with AF every day of the week.

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Me too. I love Zeiss lenses, but Canon is sharper, lighter, cheaper and above all, has blazing fast AF :)
6D | Zeiss 21/2.8 ZE | 24-70/2.8L II | 35/1.4L | 50/1.2L | Zeiss 50/2 ZE Makro | Zeiss 85/1.4 ZE | 70-200/2.8L II

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Re: Canon 35/1.4L II vs Zeiss Milvus 35/1.4
« Reply #4 on: July 17, 2017, 02:17:32 PM »
Dustin Abbott's new YouTube video :)

Canon keeps up with Zeiss pretty good, or rather Zeiss is trailing Canon? I don't know, they are so close :D

Unless you are shooting mirrorless, strictly shooting on a tripod, or have an interchangeable focusing screen, I'd take the one with AF every day of the week.

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Indeed. And we all need a 50/1.4 and 85/1.4 that would be as good as this 35 II.
Hopefully the 85/1.4 is coming with ADC on sensor blue stuff in it and IS.

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Re: Canon 35/1.4L II vs Zeiss Milvus 35/1.4
« Reply #5 on: July 17, 2017, 02:22:30 PM »
Indeed. And we all need a 50/1.4 and 85/1.4 that would be as good as this 35 II.
Hopefully the 85/1.4 is coming with ADC on sensor blue stuff in it and IS.

Too soon, Jopa.  Too soon.   :'(

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Re: Canon 35/1.4L II vs Zeiss Milvus 35/1.4
« Reply #6 on: July 17, 2017, 02:50:19 PM »
Indeed. And we all need a 50/1.4 and 85/1.4 that would be as good as this 35 II.
Hopefully the 85/1.4 is coming with ADC on sensor blue stuff in it and IS.

And does it take 4K and have dual iris? In case one went rogue :D
6D | Zeiss 21/2.8 ZE | 24-70/2.8L II | 35/1.4L | 50/1.2L | Zeiss 50/2 ZE Makro | Zeiss 85/1.4 ZE | 70-200/2.8L II

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Re: Canon 35/1.4L II vs Zeiss Milvus 35/1.4
« Reply #6 on: July 17, 2017, 02:50:19 PM »