Drive Wire: Zeiss Will Make High-End Camera Lenses For Smartphones
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Turning to gear, legendary lens maker Zeiss has turned its century-plus of expertise to phone lenses. Zeiss is the German manufacturer of lenses for Leica, so they know their glass, and now your phone can sport a macro, telephoto, or wide-angle lens that will bring your Instagram game to a whole new level. Expect them to hit the market in a couple months, to be expensive, and to be worth it.
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