Sony a1 Glass Recommendations

Best Lenses combining sharpness and speed Speed Rating
Sony 14mm F1.8 GM 30fps Outstanding
Sony 20mm F1.8 G 30fps Outstanding
Sony 24mm F1.4 GM 30fps Outstanding
Sony 35mm F1.4 GM 30fps Outstanding
Sony 50mm F1.2 GM 30fps Outstanding
Sigma 85mm F1.4 DG DN 15fps Outstanding
Sony 100mm F2.8 STF GM OSS 30fps Excellent
Sigma 105mm F2.8 DG DN Macro 15fps Outstanding
Sony 135mm F1.8 GM 30fps Outstanding
Sony 400mm F2.8 GM OSS OSS (including with TC) 30fps Outstanding
Sony 600mm F4 GM OSS OSS (including with TC) 30fps Outstanding
Sony 12-24mm F2.8 GM 30fps Excellent
Sony 16-35mm F2.8 GM 30fps Excellent
Sigma 24-70 F2.8 DG DN 15fps Excellent
Tamron 70-180mm F2.8 15fps Excellent
Sony 100-400mm F4.5-5.6 GM OSS (including with TC) 30fps Excellent
Sony 200-600mm F5.6-6.3 G OSS (including with TC) 30fps Excellent

The Sony Alpha 1 is certainly a monster of a camera that is drawing in lots of new photographers to the Sony  ecosystem, but if you’re new to Sony there are a lot of lenses to pick from and you might wonder which would pair best with your new body. Thankfully SonyAlphaBlog posted a very lengthy review/comparison that should help you pick. Above is a list of some of the best lenses to take advantage of the new Sony A1, but if AF performance isn’t a priority to you then you might want to look over the full comparison to find out which lenses have the best optical performance on the new megapixel monster.

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