A Journey to the Moon and ZEISS

50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing

Discover ZEISS

Fascinating insights into the world of optics

“We’re All Humans up There!”

An interview with German astronaut Reinhold Ewald and American space shuttle pilot Kent Rominger about a career that’s actually more of a calling.

Half-Year Figures

ZEISS Innovations Help Achieve Strong Growth

UV Protection Every Day

Window panes, clothing and glasses – what blocks UV light, and what doesn’t?

The Secrets behind Moon Rock

Using ZEISS microscopes to analyze moon rock


Solutions that shape technological progress

See Better

Diagnose & Treat

Enabling Chip Manufacturers

Assure Industrial Quality Excellence

Researching into Micro- and Nanostructures

Skater boy practicing at the skate park

Creating Virtual Worlds

News & Events

News from the ZEISS Group

10 July 2019

ZEISS camera lenses at the Moon landing 50 years ago

Press Release

50 Jahre Mondlandung

Even though 50 years have passed since the first Moon landing on 20 July 1969, the images have lost none of their fascination. The main reason this event become so firmly entrenched in our collective memory is that it gave us the iconic images captured during the Apollo missions. These were not only the first photographs ever taken of the Moon’s surface – the image of the Earth as seen from the Moon also continues to inspire people of all generations to this day. And all these missions used cameras with lenses developed by ZEISS.

19 June 2019

Successful Closing: GOM Joins the ZEISS Group

Press Release

ZEISS has confirmed that the acquisition of GOM, a leading provider of hardware and software for automated 3D coordinate measuring technology, has been concluded successfully. With the completion of this transaction, GOM has become part of the ZEISS Industrial Quality & Research segment.

23 May 2019

What Is the ZEISS Look All About?

Press Release

Dem ZEISS Look auf der Spur

ZEISS has launched a new, integrated 360-degree communications campaign for the ZEISS Batis lens family to describe what the ZEISS Look is all about: “Photographers often speak passionately about the “ZEISS Look” when describing what makes the photos captured with ZEISS lenses so special,” explains Björn Pados. This communication campaign aims to show how the unique look is created.