Zeiss 21mm f/2.8 Classic Lens Specifications and Measurements

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SpecificationsZeiss 21mm f/2.8 Classic Lens
  Zeiss 21mm f/2.8 Classic Lens
Year Introduced 2010
Mounts On Full Frame, APS-C
Lenses / Groups 16/13
Angle of View: Diagonal 81°
Angle of View: Horizontal
Angle of View: Vertical
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/2.8-22
Number of Aperture Blades 9
Rounded Aperture?
Manufacturer Specification Weight 21.2 oz
Actual Weight 25.4 oz
Lens Hood Weight 1.6 oz
In-Use Weight 27 oz
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 3.43 x 4.29”
Measured Size (DxL) 3.44 x 3.76”
Max Length at Full Extension 3.76”
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom? N / N
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 3.83 x 1.39”
Lens Length with Hood (Min / Max) 4.98 / 4.98”
Size of Rings - Zoom / Focus / 1.81”
Filter Size 82mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N
AF Motor Type MF Only
Full Time Manual Focus Y
Focus Ring Rotation 123°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges N
Distance Scale? / Type Y / Engraved
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 8.7”
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 8.98”
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.20x
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N
Zoom Ring Lock Switch?
Lens Hood Included / Model? Y /
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? N
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? N
Extender Compatible? N
Case Included? / Type? N /
47.25" x 31.5" Subject Framing Distance 21mm = 2.70'
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