The high-end cinema glass introduces 18-, 40-, 65- and 135-mm prime numbers.
The Zeiss Supreme Primes lenses are among the prime numbers for good reason. They cover large image circles up to 46.3 mm, have a fast T-stop aperture, a buttery smooth focus ring and an image quality that reproduces natural-looking skin tones and colors with a touch of contrast. With its popularity, Zeiss introduced the Supreme Prime Radiance, a slightly warmer version of the original lenses. Zeiss has now extended the Supreme Prime Radiance to include focal lengths of 18, 40, 65 and 135 mm.
The Supreme Prime Radiance lenses have a new coating called T * blue that allows for better control over stray light while maintaining the contrast that uncoated lenses typically experience. With the Supreme Prime Radiance series you get the best of both worlds: contrast and flare control.
The four new focal lengths combine the existing 21, 25, 29, 35, 50, 85, 100 mm Supreme Prime Radiance into a versatile 11-lens prime set. Each focal length has the same fast T1.5 aperture and build quality of the entire lineup. The only difference is that the 18mm and 135mm have a front diameter of 114mm, which requires a different accessory configuration.
If the Supreme Prime Radiance line continues to keep up with the original Supreme Primes, you can count on 15mm, 150mm and 200mm at a later date. You can find more information at Zeiss website.
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