#342. Zeiss OTUS 85/1.4 & Sony A7r: Reviewing the best money can buy ?

#342. Zeiss OTUS 85/1.4 & Sony A7r: Reviewing the best money can buy ?

I should have know better. The beast has a soul. People lucky enough to indulge in the most exotic Hi Fi equipment money can buy soon come to a surprising realisation: perfection is very subjective. Choose a silver-wired 2W triode amp feeding ultra-high sensitivity wall-sized horns and your sound will

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#285. Zeiss Loxia 50/2, Sony FE55/1.8 and Leica Summicron 50/2, the Great Normal Lens Shootout

#285. Zeiss Loxia 50/2, Sony FE55/1.8 and Leica Summicron 50/2, the Great Normal Lens Shootout

So there we are, admiring the city of Paris from above on a cold and wet wet wet autumn morning to give the Zeiss Loxia 50mm f/2 a second look (Philippe’s world first public review is here) and compare it to its natural rivals : the Sony / Zeiss FE

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#191. Leica Summicron-R 50/2 : the perfect 50 for the Sony A7r ?

#191. Leica Summicron-R 50/2 : the perfect 50 for the Sony A7r ?

It was this lovely article by Tim ashley that brought this lens to my attention. I bought one for my NEX-5n 18 months ago, didn’t love it as much as I had hoped (chiefly because of the resulting 75mm equivalent focal length), sold it to a fellow photographer reader of

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