We and our partners use cookies to give you the best online experience, including to personalise advertising and content. Data about your interaction with this site and the ads shown to you may be shared with companies involved in the delivery and/or personalisation of ads on this site and elsewhere online.

Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 1) vs Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 2)

Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 1) Lens
Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 2) Lens
Available colors
User rating
3
3.7 out of 5
3 user ratings
5 stars
66 %
4 stars
0 %
3 stars
0 %
2 stars
0 %
1 stars
33 %
5
4.6 out of 5
5 user ratings
5 stars
60 %
4 stars
40 %
3 stars
0 %
2 stars
0 %
1 stars
0 %

Full Comparison

General

Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 1)Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 1)Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 2)Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 2)
Lens type
Telephoto
Edit
Telephoto
Edit
Lens mount
  • M42
  • EXA
Edit
  • M42
  • EXA
Edit

Image properties

Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 1)Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 1)Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 2)Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 2)
Focal length
< 75
Edit
< 75
Edit
Image stabilisation
no
Edit
no
Edit
Max Format size
N/A
Full-frame
Edit
Focal Length 35mm Equivalent
N/A
< 75
Edit

Aperture

Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 1)Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 1)Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 2)Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 2)
Aperture max
1.5
Edit
1.5
Edit
Aperture min
22
Edit
22
Edit
Aperture ring
yes
Edit
yes
Edit
Number of diaphragm blades
18
Edit
12
Edit
Aperture Lock
no
Edit
yes
Edit

Optics

Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 1)Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 1)Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 2)Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 2)
Construction
Fixed
Edit
Fixed
Edit
Elements
6
Edit
6
Edit
Groups
4
Edit
4
Edit
Special elements / coatings
Optional
Edit
Optional
Edit

Focus

Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 1)Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 1)Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 2)Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 2)
Focus method
Extending front
Edit
Extending front
Edit
Autofocus
no
Edit
no
Edit
Full-time Manual focusing
yes
Edit
yes
Edit
Closest focusing distance
0.8
Edit
0.8
Edit
Distance scale
yes
Edit
yes
Edit
Depth of field (DoF) scale
yes
Edit
yes
Edit
Focus distance limiter
no
Edit
no
Edit

Dimensions

Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 1)Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 1)Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 2)Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 2)
Body materials
Steel
Edit
Aluminium
Edit
Colour of product
Chrome
Edit
Chrome
Edit
Weight
22.93 oz
Edit
15.87 oz
Edit
Length
2.99 in
Edit
2.99 in
Edit
Filter size
2.17 in
Edit
2.28 in
Edit
Sealing
no
Edit
no
Edit
Filter thread
yes
Edit
yes
Edit
Filter Built In
no
Edit
no
Edit
Filter Rear Slot
no
Edit
no
Edit
Hood supplied
no
Edit
no
Edit
Tripod collar
no
Edit
no
Edit

Often compared with Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 1)

Often compared with Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 75mm F1.5 (version 2)