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The about $4990 Zeiss Otus 100mm f/1.4 is the 4th Otus lens to arrive (May 2019), following the 55mm f/1.4 APO-Distagon (late 2013) and 85mm f/1.4 APO-Planar (mid 2014) and 28mm f/1.4 APO-Distagon (late 2015). Fit and finish and ultra high performance meet the same high standards as its siblings.
The Otus 100/1.4 APO-Distagon is large and heavy but comparable to the Otus 85/1.4. Even so, it is more manageable than lenses like the Sigma 105mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art.
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