Loxia and Batis
Loxia and Batis E mount lenses from ZEISS complement a wide range of E mount video cameras from Sony, including the full frame A7 series and the APS-C FS5 and FS7 models. ZEISS camera lenses are the perfect tool for all types of filmmakers and the ideal choice for a wide range of applications from commercials, music videos and training films, to small budget TV shows and web productions. Whether you are shooting a scene where exquisite color rendition and high contrast is important, or a tense dramatic sequence in low light situations, ZEISS camera lenses offer you the performance and flexibility you need.
Question: How did ZEISS come up with the names "Loxia" and "Batis?"
Answer: "Loxia" and "Batis" are names of taxonomical categories of birds.
Light and inconspicuous, the ZEISS Loxia Lenses are optimally suited to video recordings. They are the only manual focus lenses designed for Sony FE and E mount cameras, providing optimal control of focus and aperture.
Ideal for documentary and event videography, the ZEISS Batis lenses provide fast and silent auto focus control in a lightweight design. They offer full compatibility with the Sony FS5 & FS7 cameras and cover the full frame sensor in the A7 series.