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Contax Carl Zeiss N Vario-Sonnar T* 28-80mm f/3.5-5.6 35mm Zoom

5/5 (1 Reviews)


  • Camera Format35 mm SLR
    Focal Length28mm - 80mm
    Lens Max Aperturef/3.5-f/5.6
    Min Aperturef/22
    Focus TypeAutofocus
    Macro LensWith Macro Lens
    Macro Magnificationx 2
    Closest Focusing Distance9.84 in
    Picture Angle30 - 72 degrees
    Attachment / Filter Size55 mm
    Groups / Elements7 Elements in 7 Groups
    Diameter2.9 in
    Length2.8 in
    Weight13.76 oz
    MPN660060
    Product ID20724547

Product Description

  • Contax N mount
  • Macro function allows 1-4 magnification ratio


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    User Reviews

    Overall Rating:5
    Value Rating:4
    Submitted by Michaela a Intermediate

    Date Reviewed: June 12, 2002

    Strengths:    - Light
    - sharp
    - 1:2 macro
    - no vignetting so far


    Weaknesses:    - the slot that shows distance doesn't have a glass or plastic cover. It made me worry while taking a few shots in the Utah desert. But sand didn't get in. So, I am not quite sure if 'making the user worry' is a weakness. ;)
    - a bit expensive for a 28-80 kit lens so I'm giving it 4 stars in the value rating.


    Bottom Line:   
    Light, sharp. If you find it slow, just use a faster film like the NPZ 800 or Agfa Vista 800. Zeiss lenses really make the colors pop.

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    Duration Product Used:   2-5 years

    Price Paid:    $500.00

    Purchased At:   Adorama

    Similar Products Used:   n/a




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