Sony FE 16-35mm f/2.8 GM has a constant maximum aperture of f/2.8 so that you can be more flexible during operations in different lighting conditions. It also comes with Two Extra-Low Dispersion Elements, Three Aspherical and Two XA Elements, Aperture Range of f/2.8 to f/22, Nano AR Coating and Fluorine Coating, Direct Drive Super Sonic Wave AF Motors, Focus Hold Button; AF/MF Switch, and so on.
Its wide-angle zoom is designed for full-frame E-mount mirrorless cameras with a focal length range of 16 to 35 millimeters. Also, you can use it with APS-C models for a corresponding focal length range of 24 to 52.5 millimeters. Its constant maximum aperture stands at f/2.8, hence, you can be certain of wide applications to get the most satisfactory result. It has two XA (extreme aspherical) elements as well as three aspherical elements for reducing spherical aberrations.
Our Take On Sony FE 16-35mm f/2.8 GM
The Sony FE 16-35mm f/2.8 GM is made from materials of high quality, and that is why it is one of the most sought-after lenses in the market right now. It boasts of the application of the Nano AR Coating, which helps in reducing surface reflections, ghosting, and flare. Hence, you will be able to achieve enhanced contrast as well as color rendering when working in areas with powerful lighting circumstances.
It is weather- and dust-sealed so that you won?t have issues using it in harsh weather conditions. The frontal part comes with a fluorine coating to prevent dust and smudges from sticking to the surface. There are two Direct Drive SSM AF groups for noiseless and quick control of manual focus operation. There is an AF/MF switch on the lens barrel to boost focusing effectiveness. You won?t mind its focus hold button that helps with quick access to certain settings for the most satisfactory result. With the availability of its minimum focusing distance standing at 11 inches in all the zoom range, you can be sure of absolute control over your work.
Also, this lens has two extra-low dispersion elements for optimum reduction of chromatic aberrations as well as color fringing so that there will be enhanced color neutrality and image clarity. It boasts of two Direct Drive SSM (DDSSM) autofocus groups, which help in guaranteeing accurate, silent, and fast focusing effectiveness. That is why you can be sure of getting the best result for both stills as well as video applications. You can expect perfect bokeh quality when using selective focus methods, thanks to its rounded 11-blade diaphragm.
TOP 10 KEY FEATURES:
|16 to 35mm
|Angle of View:
|107? to 63?
|Minimum Focus Distance:
|11.02" / 28 cm
|16 Elements in 13 Groups
Included in the box:
- Sony FE 16-35mm f/2.8 GM Lens
- Lens Hood
- 82mm Front Lens Cap
- Rear Lens Cap
- Lens Case