Sony FE 85mm F1.4 GM Lens Review (DxOMark): Otus-grade performance

Sony FE 85mm F1.4 GM lens mounted on Sony a7R II
Kevin Carter has just posted a full review of the new released Sony FE 85mm F1.4 GM Lens (Amazon| B&HAdoramaeBay) at the Tested on the full-frame 42-Mpix Sony a7R II, this new lens achieved an excellent overall score of 49 (2nd place in the DxOMark lens database). It is one of the best portrait lenses for Sony A7 Series cameras.

Otus-grade performance,Conclusions from DxOMark :”… the FE 85mm f1.4 GM, has achieved a much more convincing performance, albeit on the latest-generation Sony A7R II with its new 42-Mpix sensor. Indeed, on the newer Sony body, the 85mm f1.4 is rated at a level similar to the Zeiss Otus 85mm f1.4 (on a 36-Mpix Nikon D810), which lens is considered the benchmark in today’s optics for full-frame cameras. The Batis remains an option, given its competitive price and performance, but that takes nothing away from the outstanding performance of the Sony FE 85mm f1.4 GM..


Sony FE 85mm F1.4 GM lens is now in stock and shipping in most US stores.

Sony FE 85mm F1.4 GM lens Check Price Amazon| B&HAdoramaeBay

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