It is good to have a choice...

Straight out of the camera. Zeiss Loxia Planar 50mm is luminous. FE55 is clinical. It is good to have a choice. Both are sharp. Plenty.

Carl Zeiss Loxia 50mm

Good -

  • Manual Focus Par Excellence
  • Smooth fall-off of sharpness
  • Makes A7x So much Leica like
  • Organic

Carl Zeiss FE55mm

Good -

  • 3D Pop
  • Auto-focus (compared to Loxia)