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    NEX-5R and 2 E-Mount lenses got iF-Design-Award!


    The iF design awards are just announced - and Sony got one! Well, actually they got a few, but one for the E-Mount: The NEX-5R! Additionally, the Zeiss 12mm f/2.8 and the Zeiss 32mm f/1.8 got one - the latter got even a gold award! This is especially noticeable as not even the mighty Zeiss 55mm 1.4 or their two nominated Master Primes got a gold award.

    Edit: Linking directly doesn't work, so if you want to see them just disable all categories except Audio/Video after the following link.

    http://exhibition.ifdesign.de/awards...tragsgalerie_e
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    The links don't work - again ... There seems to be some sort of session time out. Whatever, they're easy to find on the iF website under online gallery.

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    Zeiss 32? No one seems to have seen one in the wild yet; but it's winning awards? A little early I think -- even for exterior design.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bill View Post
    Zeiss 32? No one seems to have seen one in the wild yet; but it's winning awards? A little early I think -- even for exterior design.
    The award not only covers exterial design, so I think they got a copy early.

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    Here is the same news from Zeiss site with full page lens photos of 12/1.8 & 32/1.8:

    Winners: Five prizes for ZEISS lenses at iF awards 2013 | Camera Lens Blog

    12/1.8:
    http://blogs.zeiss.com/photo/de/wp-c..._if_Award1.jpg

    32/1.8:
    http://blogs.zeiss.com/photo/de/wp-c...ward_gold2.jpg

    They look bigger then the other mirrorless lenses. I have not seen any sample photos yet...

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    They may be big relatively spoken, but they're still far smaller and lighter than comparable high-end SLR lenses.

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