50mm 1.4 ZA vs Zeiss 55mm 1.8. Same light transmission ?

Started Jan 6, 2019 | Discussions thread
jonpais
jonpais Senior Member • Posts: 2,995
Re: 50mm 1.4 ZA vs Zeiss 55mm 1.8. Same light transmission ?

Yeah, so perhaps a one-third stop advantage - meaning that things like bokeh, fringing and coma, as well as size and price are more significant. Here’s DPR’s assessment:

https://m.dpreview.com/reviews/comparative-review-sony-fe-50mm-f1-4-za-vs-55mm-f1-8-za/2

-- hide signature --
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow