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35mm F1.8 Sony 2019 Prime Lens
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    Main features

    • Large f/1.8 maximum aperture, weighing in at just 280 grams and measuring 65.6 mm (diameter) by 73.0mm (length); this new lens sets a new standard for portability.
    • Smart optical construction including an aspherical element to suppress aberration and deliver high resolution throughout the entire image frame. 9-blade circular aperture enables beautiful bokeh.
    • Minimum focus distance of 0.22m and maximum magnification of 0.24x offer easy access to the world of close-up photography.
    • Conveniently placed, customisable focus hold button and a focus mode switch for instantaneous switching between auto and manual focus.
    • Linear Response Manual Focus for fine, responsive manual focus control.
    • Dust and moisture resistant design[ii] add to the versatility and reliability of this new lens and invoke a feeling of confidence in the user.
    • Fast, precise and quiet linear-motor AF drive system for precise focus for both stills and movies where “wobbling” is employed for delicate continuous focus control.
    • $750 at
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    The compact dimensions and light weight of this full-frame, large-aperture prime lens provide mobility and convenience for shooting a wide range of subjects from everyday snapshots, food photography, landscapes, night scenes and more. The new lens provides outstanding corner-to-corner image quality from a maximum F1.8 aperture and its quiet autofocus and tenacious tracking performance make it a great choice for both stills and movie shooting. Its small size mean it is equally suited to APS-C as well as full-frame bodies, offering a 52.5mm equivalent[i] focal length that is perfect for snapshots, portraits and more.

    Product Highlights

    High resolution and large-aperture full-frame performance in compact and lightweight lens Large F1.8 maximum aperture, weighing in at just 280 grams and measuring 65.6 mm (diameter) by 73.0mm (length); this new lens sets a new standard for portability.

    Smart optical construction including an aspherical element to suppress aberration and deliver high resolution throughout the entire image frame. 9-blade circular aperture enables beautiful bokeh.

    Minimum focus distance of 0.22m and maximum magnification of 0.24x offer easy access to the world of close-up photography.

    Versatile control and handling for a wide range of imaging needs

    Conveniently placed, customisable focus hold button and a focus mode switch for instantaneous switching between auto and manual focus.

    Linear Response Manual Focus for fine, responsive manual focus control.

    Dust and moisture resistant design[ii] add to the versatility and reliability of this new lens and invoke a feeling of confidence in the user.

    Quiet AF with excellent tracking for movies as well as stills

    Fast, precise and quiet linear-motor AF drive system for precise focus for both stills and movies where “wobbling” is employed for delicate continuous focus control.

    “A 35mm prime lens is a go-to lens for so many photographers as its versatility means that it is the right choice for so many different kinds of shot,” said Yann Salmon-Legagneur, Director of Product Marketing for Digital Imaging, Sony Europe. “Our new 35mm FE lens combines brilliant corner to corner clarity with a truly lightweight design and we are confident that it will appeal to a wide range of stills and movie shooters.”

    Pricing and Availability

    The FE 35mm F1.8 will ship in Europe in August 2019, priced at approximately €700 and £630.

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