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Zeiss Announces Milvus 135mm f/2 for Nikon and Canon DSLRs

See my Zeiss DSLR lenses wish list and other wish lists at B&H Photo.

Get the new Zeiss Milvus 135mm f/2 at B&H Photo.

See also last year’s Understanding the new Zeiss Milvus Lineup.

With the same optical formula as the Zeiss ZF.2/ZE 135mm f/2 APO-Sonnar but improved lens coatings, the Zeiss Milvus 135mm f/2 drops the APO designation, this being the new naming approach and not one I’m a fan of, but there it is.

The Milvus badge means the Milvus ergonomics and weather sealing, a big plus for the 135/2, which I can testify to by direct handling.

Zeiss Milvus 135mm f/2
Zeiss 135mm f/2 APO Sonnar T*
Focal length: 135mm
Aperture scale: f/ 2 – f/22 (1/2 stop clicks)
Focusing range: 0.80m (2.62')– infinity
Angular field, diag./horiz. 18,7° / 15,6° / 10,5°
Coverage at close range: 5.71 x 3.78″ (145 x 96 mm)
Image ratio at close range:            1:4
Number of elements/groups: 11/8
Entrance pupil position ( in front of image plane) 34,5mm (1.36′′)
Filter thread: M77 x 0,75
Weight: ZF.2: 1059 g / 37.4 oz
  ZE: 1123 g / 39.6 oz
Dimensions (with caps): ZF.2: 129.1 mm / 5.08 in
  ZE: 132.1 mm / 5.20 in
Street price: about $2199
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