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Tamron 17-28mm f/2.8 Di III RXD FE Made in Vietnam and Tamron 28-75mm f/2.8 Di III RXD FE Made in China

I received the Tamron 17-28mm f/2.8 Di III RXD FE today from B&H Photo and was a bit surprised to find that the Tamron 17-28mm f/2.8 Di III RXD FE is made in Vietnam, while the Tamron 28-75mm f/2.8 Di III RXD FE is made in China. Further, the hood for the 17-28mm is made in […]

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Tamron 17-28mm Starts Shipping in The USA

B&H Photo charged my credit card and sent my order to the warehouse to ship so it looks like Tamron didn’t push back the launch of the Tamron 17-28mm to catch up with demand. If you want one of these lenses anytime soon then you should get on a preorder list. Follow SonyAddict on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube […]

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More Tamron 17-28mm f/2.8 Di III RXD FE Testing

The Tamron 17-28mm f/2.8 Di III RXD FE will start shipping in about 3 weeks and the hands-on videos keep coming. So far no one has said anything of concern about the upcoming 17-28mm, but it seems reviews have a variety of restrictions. Some of the first sample images became available last week, but many […]

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Tamron 17-28mm Testing, Samples, and Possible Price Increase

Tamron is sending their Tamron 17-28mm Di III RXD FE to reviewers and so far opinions have been universally positive like for the Tamron 28-75mm Di III RXD FE. Tamron’s light high-quality designs have been very attractive and it looks like the Tamron 17-28mm Di III RXD FE is going to be difficult to get […]

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The Tamron 17-28mm f/2.8 Di III RXD FE is Selling Better Than Expected

Tamron 17-28mm f/2.8 Di III RXD FE: B&H Photo /  Amazon / Adorama Tamron put out a press release about Tamron 17-28mm f/2.8 Di III RXD FE shortages due to the surprisingly high level of demand. I don’t think they should be all that surprised since the 28-75mm sold well enough to justify a price increase. Apology […]

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Tamron 17-28mm f/2.8 Di III RXD FE Review: A Good Companion

Richard Wong released his review for the Tamron 17-28mm f/2.8 Di III RXD FE using a preproduction copy. The Lens is plastic It is very lightweight It is very compact Plastic lens hood that provides pretty good protection Zoom and Focus ring 67mm front filter that is the same size as the Tamron 28-75mm Weather […]

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