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Sony SAL-135F18Z

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Five Stars

Robinder Gauba, Amazon
1 January 2015
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Five Stars

Andrew, Amazon
4 November 2014
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Just Beautiful

Jeff Ogren, Amazon
8 July 2014
  • Summary: I have been using this lens for a couple of months. It is the best lens that I have owned. I use it with my Sony a65. As an amateur I have been learning my craft and this lens has made a huge difference. There are plenty of reviews on the technical side, so I wanted to express the fact that this lens will up anyone's game and provide beautiful images.
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Best 135 lens in the worlds

Adys, B&H Photo
1 June 2014
  • Excerpt: This is an amazing lens. I use it on the A7R and the results are amazing. The only lens that can compete with it its the Zeiss 135 2 APO, but without AF.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Nice Bokeh, Strong Construction
  • Cons: Heavy, Slow Focus
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Sony 135mm f/1.8 Carl Zeiss Sonnar T* SAL-135F18Z review by timtomgo

timtomgo, slrgear.com
14 May 2014
  • Summary: get one, and forget 85mm if you like portraits... contrast burns your eyes at all aperture no optical weaknesses!
  • Pros: quite quick, accurate, amazing built, pictures out of this world, sharp, creammy fat bokeh
  • Cons: heavyyyyy, and no instant manual focus, hunting sometimes
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Amazing piece of glass!

bilalrafi, Amazon
6 April 2014
  • Summary: This lens is the pinnacle of technology and optical quality for portrait artists. Though a bit on the heavy side for use on mirrorless A7R but I have not taken this lens off my camera ever since i received it. Images are rendered beautifully and the bokeh at f/1.8 is amazing. The image center is very sharp when used wide open and creates incredible pictures.
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Truly amazing! Stunned!

Alpha Tommy, B&H Photo
3 April 2014
  • Excerpt: I have a couple of Sony / Zeiss lenses, so I'm familiar with quality, etc of this line. I have the Zeiss 24-70 and the 85 1.4, in addition to the original Sony 70-200 2.8 G. This lens however blew me away. I had heard great things and always wanted to try. Managed to work it in as a rental on a recent photo shoot. Cut to the chase, now I own one. Beautiful colors, focus and detail is crazy. Was everything I hoped the 85 was when I bought that one.
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Fantastic Lens.

echuck322, Sony
11 March 2014
  • Summary: I bought this lens in mid December, 2013, and I have been stunned by the quality of the photos I have taken with it. It took some getting used to. It is big and heavy, but I love that about it. Sometimes it doesn't focus quickly enough and occasionally it tends to hunt in very low light, but with this lens, when you nail a shot, you knock it out of the park!!! I love it and I use it every chance I get.
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Beautiful piece of glass.

Chance, Amazon
18 February 2014
  • Summary: I bought this lens after renting it first. It is fast, colors are extremely accurate, and its tack sharp. It has become my favorite lens.
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Fantastic lense

AK, Birmingham Alabama "I enjoy light hearted..., Amazon
20 January 2014
  • Summary: Have been looking at this lense for a while and decided to purchase. We use it mostly for our children in dance competitions and pageants. It is a fantastic lense.
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