The previous report said the new Zeiss Batis 18mm f/2.8 Lens will be announced in March / April 2016. And now it is almost conformed that the Zeiss Batis 18mm f/2.8 lens will be announced in the next 4-6 weeks and it will be sharper than the Batis 25mm lens! Amazing!
The Batis 25mm f/2 Lens is a wide-angle prime that welcomed by landscape photographers. We know that DxOMark published their review and test results of the Zeiss Batis 25mm f/2 Lens: With a DxOMark score of 39 points tested on the Sony A7R, the Zeiss Batis 25mm f/2 is new wide-angle prime king in the DxOMark datebase. So, sharper than the Batis 25mm lens!!! What can I say? …
Although the detailed specs of the Batis 18mm f/2.8 are still unknown, it is highly likely that the new optic lens will feature autofocus technology along with the OLED screen, which is used for showing the focusing distance.
The current Zeiss Batis 25mm f/2 Lens and Zeiss Batis 85mm f/1.8 Lens are the first full-frame autofocus lenses with an OLED display for the Sony Alpha full frame E-mount cameras. Both Zeiss Batis Lenses are amazing! So, if you are interested, order immediately so as to obtain your ZEISS Batis lenses as soon as possible.
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