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92%
May 28, 2014
84%
Dec 30, 2013
Jan 6, 2014
Mar 18, 2008
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Aug 24, 2006
Sep 22, 2008
Oct 17, 2013
Feb 20, 2013
 
Prime lens
Prime lens
Prime lens
Prime lens
Prime lens
Prime lens
Prime lens
35mm FF
35mm FF
35mm FF
35mm FF
35mm FF
35mm FF
35mm FF
50 mm
50 mm
50 mm
50 mm
50 mm
58 mm
50 mm
No
No
No
No
No
 
 
Canon EF, Nikon F (FX), Sigma SA Bayonet, Sony/Minolta Alpha
Canon EF, Four Thirds, Nikon F (FX), Pentax KAF3, Sigma SA Bayonet, Sony/Minolta Alpha
Canon EF
Canon EF
Nikon F (FX)
Nikon F (FX)
Sony/Minolta Alpha
 
F1.4
F1.4
F1.4
F1.2
F1.4
F1.4
F1.4
F16.0
F16.0
F22.0
F16.0
F16.0
F16.0
 
 
No
No
No
No
No
No
9
9
8
8
9
9
 
Rounded diaphragm
rounded blades
 
Circular aperture for excellent background bokeh
rounded blades
Rounded blades
 
 
13
8
8
8
8
9
8
8
6
6
6
7
6
5
SLD glass elements, aspheric elements
1 Aspherical element
Two high-refraction lens elements and new Gaussian optics eliminate astigmatism and suppress astigmatic difference
Super Spectra lens coatings and lens element shaping suppress flare and ghosting
 
2 aspherical elements, nano-crystal coating
 
 
0.40 m (15.75)
0.45 m (17.72)
0.45 m (17.72)
0.45 m (17.72)
0.45 m (17.72)
0.58 m (22.83)
0.45 m (17.72)
0.18×
0.14×
0.15×
0.15×
0.15×
0.13×
0.14×
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Ring-type ultrasonic
Ring-type ultrasonic
Ultrasonic
Ring-type ultrasonic
Ring-type ultrasonic
Ultrasonic
Ultrasonic
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Internal
Unit
Unit
Internal
Unit
Rear
 
Floating focus system
internal to lens barrel
 
 
 
 
 
Yes
Yes
 
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
815 g (1.80 lb)
505 g (1.11 lb)
290 g (0.64 lb)
580 g (1.28 lb)
290 g (0.64 lb)
385 g (0.85 lb)
518 g (1.14 lb)
85 mm (3.35)
85 mm (3.33)
74 mm (2.91)
86 mm (3.38)
74 mm (2.89)
85 mm (3.35)
81 mm (3.19)
100 mm (3.94)
68 mm (2.69)
51 mm (1.99)
66 mm (2.58)
54 mm (2.13)
70 mm (2.76)
72 mm (2.83)
 
Plastic barrel, metal mount
Plastic barrel, metal mount
Metal barrel, metal mount
Plastic barrel, metal mount
 
 
 
 
No
No
No
 
Yes
 
Black
Black
Black
Black
 
Black
77 mm
77 mm
58 mm
72 mm
58 mm
72 mm
72 mm
 
Does not rotate on focus
 
 
 
 
 
 
Yes
 
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
 
ES-71II
ES-78
HB-47
HB-68
ALC-SH126
 
No
No
No
No
 
 
 
 
Hard Case LHP-C10 Soft Case ES-C9/LP1014
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nikon, Pentax, Sigma, Sony & Four Thirds mounts