It's extremely frustrating to scratch lenses body and lost paint peels. The problem with Zeiss Lenses for Sony is Zeiss choose to make the focus and zoom ring out of metal without covering it by Rubber. Here is my solution.
I have two Sony Zeiss Lenses, 16-35mm and 24-70mm f4. And both lenses got scratches and lost body paint in the first month of using.
This Is extremely frustrating to anyone still using a new lens. The problem is Zeiss choose to make the focus and zoom ring out of metal without covering it by Rubber.
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