ZEISS Milvus Lenses

Optimal image performance for all focal lengths.

ZEISS Milvus familiy offers the right focal length and the best imaging performance for every situation. The perfect set-up for interviews, documentary work, music videos or corporate movies. With optimum image quality, full focus control, and a cutting-edge design, you can be confident of getting your subject and its creative potential firmly in the foreground, giving unique results every time.

The ZEISS Milvus lens family with precise manual focus offers high and consistent image performance across all focal lengths. They are ideal for current DSLR cameras and also for mirrorless system cameras of the Sony α7 series via an adapter solution.

Thanks to their high contrast rendition and low level of stray light the ZEISS Milvus lenses ensure impressive results with the latest video standards such as HDR (High Dynamic Range) and resolutions of 6K and more. For the user, they open up the field of professional video applications.

All ZEISS Milvus lenses have an exceptionally long rotation angles of the focus ring for precise focusing. The practical, rubber-covered focus ring features outstanding grip properties for optimal focusing. The ‘de-click’ function in the ZF.2 mount lenses allows filmmakers to adjust the aperture freely and smoothly, enabling professional results even in changing light conditions.

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ZEISS Lens Gear

ZEISS Lens Gears make ZEISS Otus, ZEISS Milvus and ZEISS Loxia lenses a proper cine-style lens for professional filmmakers. The ZEISS Lens Gears are available in four different sizes: mini, small, medium and large.

They are supplied with a rubbercovered band, the GumGum, which features an adhesive surface. This means the inner diameter can be reduced according to the lens diameter, thus supporting multiple lenses. The GumGum also protects against scratches and other damage to the focus ring of the lens.

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Excellent video quality

The excellent image performance of the ZEISS Milvus lenses is sharply focused on the requirements of current and future high-performance digital cameras. Thanks to the low level of stray light allowed by the lens design, high-contrast images are also possible with increasing high dynamic ranges of the sensors (HDR). The optics are designed to ensure full utilization of the performance provided by high-resolution camera systems.

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High precision

With their precise manual focusing and superbly balanced bokeh, the Milvus lenses from ZEISS offer the control and image quality expected by serious filmmakers. The long focus throw on the Milvus lenses allow the use of follow focus systems.

Long-lasting product with protection against environmental influences

ZEISS Milvus Lenses will impress you not only due to their visual and haptic excellence, but also thanks to their inner qualities. Special seals for protection against dust and splashes expand the photographer's creative potential by guaranteeing the system's functional reliability even in environmentally difficult situations.

 

Mount

MOD

Length

Diameter

Weight

Filter size

Full Frame1)

Super 351)

APS-C1)

MFT1)

ZEISS Milvus 2.8/15
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ZF.2

0.25 m

99 mm

102.0 mm

880 g

95 mm

98,9°

77,9°

78,4°

58,6°

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0.25 m

100 mm

102.2 mm

947 g

95 mm

98,9°

77,9°

78,4°

58,6°

ZEISS Milvus 2.8/18
Datasheet

ZF.2

0.25 m

92 mm

90.0 mm

675 g

77 mm

88,4°

67,9°

68,3°

50,1°

ZE

0.25 m

93 mm

90.0 mm

721 g

77 mm

88,4°

67,9°

68,3°

50,1°

ZEISS Milvus 2.8/21
Datasheet

ZF.2

0.22 m

92 mm

95.3 mm

735 g

82 mm

79,4°

59,7°

60,1°

43,5°

ZE

0.22 m

95 mm

95.5 mm

851 g

82 mm

79,4°

59,7°

60,1°

43,5°

ZEISS Milvus 1.4/25
Datasheet

ZF.2

0.25 m

123 mm

95.2 mm

1171 g

82 mm

70,4°

52,0°

47,0°

37,5°

ZE

0.25 m

123 mm

95.2 mm

1225 g

82 mm

70,4°

52,0°

47,0°

37,5°

ZEISS Milvus 1.4/35
Datasheet

ZF.2

0.30 m

126 mm

84.8 mm

1131 g

72 mm

54,3°

39,0°

35,1°

27,7°

ZE

0.30 m

125 mm

84.8 mm

1174 g

72 mm

54,3°

39,0°

35,1°

27,7°

ZEISS Milvus 2/35
Datasheet

ZF.2

0.30 m

81 mm

77.0 mm

649 g

58 mm

53,0°

38,1°

38,3°

26,9°

ZE

0.30 m

83 mm

77.0 mm

702 g

58 mm

53,0°

38,1°

38,3°

26,9°

ZEISS Milvus 1.4/50
Datasheet

ZF.2

0.45 m

94 mm

82.9 mm

875 g

67 mm

38,5°

27,2°

27,4°

19,1°

ZE

0.45 m

97 mm

82.5 mm

922 g

67 mm

38,5°

27,2°

27,4°

19,1°

ZEISS Milvus 1.4/85
Datasheet

ZF.2

0.80 m

110 mm

90.0 mm

1210 g

77 mm

24,5°

17,1°

17,2°

11,9°

ZE

0.80 m

113 mm

90.0 mm

1280 g

77 mm

24,5°

17,1°

17,2°

11,9°

ZEISS Milvus 2/135
Datasheet

ZF.2

0.80 m

114 mm

89.7 mm

1059 g

77 mm

15,6°

10,9°

10,9°

7,6°

ZE

0.80 m

115 mm

89.7 mm

1123 g

77 mm

15,6°

10,9°

10,9°

7,6°

ZEISS Milvus 2/50M
Datasheet

ZF.2

0.24 m

72 mm

80.7 mm

660 g

67 mm

38,5°

27,2°

27,4°

19,1°

ZE

0.24 m

75 mm

81.0 mm

730 g

67 mm

38,5°

27,2°

27,4°

19,1°

ZEISS Milvus 2/100M
Datasheet

ZF.2

0.44 m

103 mm

80.5 mm

807 g

67 mm

20,9°

14,6°

14,7°

10,1°

ZE

0.44 m

104 mm

80.5 mm

843 g

67 mm

20,9°

14,6°

14,7°

10,1°

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Tailored to meet your requirements.

When taking pictures, an optimal image is not the only consideration. Capturing that special experience also plays a key role. With their reliable functions, camera lenses from ZEISS ensure that photographers can fully concentrate on the image and composition, and bring their creativity to life. In order to perfect this experience, ZEISS now offers accessories tailored to the requirements of demanding photographers.

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