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Zeiss Makro-Planar T 50mm f/2 ZF2 Nikon versus Nikkor AF Nikkor 50mm f/1.8D

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Carl Zeiss Makro-Planar T 50mm f/2 ZF2 Nikon

DxOMark Score

Best at f=50mm & f/2.8[?]
27

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
15P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
2.2TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.2%
Vignetting
[?]
-1.8EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
8µm
dxomark
Nikon AF Nikkor 50mm f/1.8D

DxOMark Score

Best at f=50mm & f/2.8[?]
15

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
8P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
2TStop
Distortion
[?]
0%
Vignetting
[?]
-0.7EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
7µm
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Carl Zeiss Makro-Planar T 50mm f/2 ZF2 Nikon
Announced2009-11-01 
Indicative price (USD) 1280 
Aperturef/2  
Focal range (mm) 50  
Filter diameter (mm) 67 
Max diameter (mm) 72 
Mount typeNikon F FX  
StabilizationNo  
AF MotorNo  
Zoom type/  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountNo  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focus/  
Number of lenses8  
Number of groups6  
Diaphragm blades9  
Circular apertureYes  
Length (mm)88  
Weight (gr)530  

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Nikon AF Nikkor 50mm f/1.8D
Announced2002-02-01 
Indicative price (USD) 134 
Aperturef/1.8  
Focal range (mm) 50  
Filter diameter (mm) 52 
Max diameter (mm) 63.5 
Mount typeNikon F FX  
StabilizationNo  
AF MotorNo  
Zoom type/  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountNo  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focusYes  
Number of lenses6  
Number of groups5  
Diaphragm blades7  
Circular apertureNo  
Length (mm)39  
Weight (gr)155  

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dxomark

in P-Mpix
Focal: 50
 
Focal: 50
 
Aperture: 0
 
Aperture: 0
 

in EV

in EV
Focal: 50
 
Focal: 50
 
Aperture: 2 - 2.8 - 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 22
 
Aperture: 1.8 - 2.8 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 22
 

in micrometer