- f/2.8 - f/22 aperture range
- M 95 x 1.0 filter thread
- 15 lens elements in 12 groups
- Lens with aspheric surface
- "Floating Elements" design
- Special glass with anomalous partial dispersion
- Integrated lens shield
- F Mount (ZF.2)
- Compatibility: with APS-C and Full Frame Sensor DSLR Cameras
- 12 Months Warranty with CR Kennedy Australia
Widen your perspective, and capture the moment in every minute detail with the Distagon T* 15mm f/2.8 ZF.2 Nikon Mount Lens. Make your details shine with an aperture range of f/2.8 - f/22. Attach more accessories such as special effect filters to make your photo more distinct and dramatic with the M 95 x 1.0 filter thread. The lens features a spectacular aspheric surface which gives consistent quality images throughout the entire focusing range. It has 15 lens elements in 12 groups for better lens performance, a special glass with anomalous partial dispersion to reduce or eliminate chromatic aberrations for an impressive quality in your photos, and the "Floating Elements" design to produce high quality images from close-up to infinity. It has an integrated lens shield for protection from the weather, wind, and harmful elements. The lens is compatible with F Mount (ZF.2) cameras. It is also compatible with APS-C and Full Frame Sensor DSLR Cameras.
Product Features in Detail
Widen your imagination
Infinitely wide horizons, cramped interiors or small objects in large surroundings - with the Distagon T* 2,8/15, you can deliberately orchestrate extreme perspectives with remarkable precision.
With a field angle of 110°, the super wide-angle Distagon T* 2,8/15 is the ideal companion when it comes to capturing events in a way that makes them dynamic and extraordinary. Whether salt crystals or drops of water – its integrated lens shade and standard filter thread afford the front lens optimal protection from wind and weather. The technically impressive features of the Distagon T* 2,8/15 include extraordinary chromatic aberration correction as well as two aspheric lens elements, special types of glass with exceptional partial dispersion and a floating elements design guaranteeing high image quality from close-up to infinity. Allowing you unlimited possibilities to let your imagination run free.
When wide angle views go to extremes and beg the control via an SLR viewfinder, which means that the back focal distance has to be much larger than the focal length, a retrofous design called Distagon is the right choice. It features Distagon with 15 lens elements in 12 groups, lens with aspheric surface, lens made of special glass with anomalous partial dispersion, and the "Floating Elements" design.
The aspherical lens design ensures consistent imaging performance throughout the entire focusing range as well as sharpness to the periphery of the image. The asphere's more complex surface profile can reduce or eliminate spherical aberration and also reduce other optical aberrations compared to a simple lens.
Floating Elements Design
Today’s camera technologies and high-resolution sensors demand continuous improvement of lens performance. Thanks to the use of the latest floating element design principles, optical aberration effects in ZEISS lenses are reduced to a minimum throughout their entire focusing range. This is achieved by variation of the axial distance between individual lens elements or groups. This adjustment of the lens-to-lens distance is coupled to the distance setting to ensure correct compensation at all times. The mechanical construction of these lenses is extremely complex and they must be assembled with utmost precision – both of which are key competencies of ZEISS.
Excellent resolution and high contrast
Richly saturated and vivid colours are a must in the creation of lasting impressions. However, stray light within an optical system leads to a lightening of the image that is particularly noticeable in the shadows. This reduces image contrast, with the result that exposures lack contrast and appear faded. To avoid this, ZEISS combines various specially developed technologies to reduce the undesirable effects of stray light.
Virtually distortion-free optics
Dramatic perspectives and a view from extraordinary image angles – SLR lenses from ZEISS open up new composition possibilities. Distortion would disrupt the composition because straight lines, whose image does not go through the image center, would be reproduced with a curved shape. This annoying effect is accordingly and largely compensated through elaborate optical designs at all focal lengths.
Homogeneous image quality throughout the image field
ZEISS lenses are famous for their extraordinary image quality. Even with challenging subjects, perspective, color and light are optimally rendered – throughout the entire 35 mm image field. For this reason, we place great emphasis on particularly high image quality, e.g. low distortion and outstanding stray light reduction for rich colors.
Included in the Box
Zeiss Distagon T* 15mm f/2.8 ZF.2 Lens for Nikon F Mount
Front and Rear Lens Caps
12 months warranty with CR Kennedy Australia
This Zeiss Distagon T* 15mm f/2.8 ZF.2 Lens for Nikon F Mount comes with 12 months warranty from CR Kennedy Australia.
Our products are sourced from authorised Australian suppliers and therefore come with genuine Australian warranty.
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Focal length 15 mm Aperture range f/2.8 – f/22 Focusing range 0.25 m – ∞ Number of elements/groups 15 elements in 12 groups Angular field, diag./horiz./vert. 110°/100°/76° Coverage at close range 340 x 221 mm Filter thread M 95 x 1.0 Dimensions (with caps) ø 103 mm, length 132-135 mm Weight 730g - 820g Camera mount F Mount (ZF.2)
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