Category Archives: Sony lenses

First Image of The Zeiss Loxia 25mm f/2.4 Leaked

DPhotoworld leaked the first image of the Zeiss Loxia 25mm f/2.4 and have no additional details on the lens, but we previously released the following details. The Specs for the Loxia 25mm f/2.4 are: Filter diameter is 52 mm The shortest shooting distance is 25 cm (Test lens) Weighs about 393 g Currently, Zeiss makes a 21mm, 35mm, 50mm, and 85mm Loxia Lens, […]

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CameraLabs: Sony E 18-135mm f3.5-5.6 Review

Cameralabs reviewed the Sony E 18-135mm f3.5-5.6 and seemed fairly impressed with Sony’s new APS-C lens. Maybe Sony will come through with their promises to not abandon APS-C after all. The new 18-135mm is pretty good for a kit lens, but I hope Sony develops a lens like excellent Fujifilm XF 18-55mm f/2.8-4 R LM OIS for a future […]

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New APS-C Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS Lens and Sony a6300 Silver Edition

Sony announced some new products today without much notice. The Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS has an effective focal length of 27-202.5mm on APS-C NEX cameras with a variable aperture. You can see some sample images here and find details about the lense here. The lens will be available at B&H Photo and Adorama soon. New Compact, […]

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DC.Watch Sony G Master Interview

DC.Watch had the opportunity to speak with Sony about their G series of lenses and below you can find some excerpts from the interview. Since the interview is translated I will do my best to clear up the language. G Master lenses weren’t around when E-mount started because Sony focused on making compact/lightweight lenses for mirrorless […]

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Zeiss Loxia 25mm f/2.4 Coming Soon

Nokishita is reporting that Zeiss will release a Zeiss Loxia 25mm f/2.4 around the first half of 2018 (Maybe February), which will round out the Loxia line up. Currently, Zeiss makes a 21mm, 35mm, 50mm, and 85mm Loxia Lens, which they sell separately or as a bundled with a case, but without the 85mm. The Specs for the Loxia 25mm […]

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Optical Limits Verifies That The Sony FE 85mm f/1.8 Has Made The Zeiss Batis 85mm f/1.8 Irrelevant

Camerasize Comparison Sony outdid themselves with the Sony FE 85mm f/1.8 and Optical Limits (Formerly Photozone) is now the second site to confirm this fact. Sony’s standard 85mm f/1.8 is practically perfect and it cannot be beaten for the price. The lens is pin sharp wide open and has almost no distortion. Even the G Master barely beats […]

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