has officially announced two new manual focus lenses for the Nikon F-Mount. The first two ZF lenses will be the Planar T* 1,4/50 ZF and the Planar T* 1,4/85 ZF. The 50mm lens was rated as the world’s best fast standard lens by “Popular Photography” in 1999. Both lenses will become available in spring 2006.
“ZF lenses bring the highly acclaimed Carl Zeiss image quality to the Nikon SLR camera system, which has been the preferred equipment of millions of professional and ambitious amateur photographers for decades” — Zeis camera Lens News