Sony FE 100mm f/2.8 STF GM OSS E-Mount Prime Lens
Sony FE f/2.8 STF GM OSS Full-Frame Mid-Telephoto E-Mount Prime Lens
Designed to produce unique, beautiful bokeh, this specially built mid-telephoto 100mm full-frame prime lens is a magnificent piece of glass, a powerful photographic tool for portrait, fashion, nature or wedding photographers and an exceptional addition to Sonyâ€™s flagship G Master series of lenses, maintaining their exceptional standard of resolution.
With this new 100mm f/2.8 Sony E-mount lens, a whole new world of beautiful defocus background and foregrounds has been opened.
Whether youâ€™re a portrait photographer, fashion photographer, you shoot nature, or youâ€™re a wedding photographer, youâ€™ll love the beautiful bokeh and minimal vignetting produced from this mid-telephoto zoom lens, thanks to its 11-bladed aperture ring and unique optical apodization lens element that creates beautiful transitions from in focus to out of focus elements within the image.
SPECIFICATIONS & FEATURES
0.85m / 2.79 ft. (at "0.85m-" position); 0.57m / 1.87 ft. (at "0.57m-1.0m" position)
0.14 (at "0.85m-" position); 0.25 (at "0.57m-1.0m" position)
700g (24.7 oz.)
A fitting addition to the G Master series, this lens combines extraordinary resolution and breathtakingly soft, smooth bokeh that ideally sets off the in-focus subject. The optical design, featuring an innovative optical apodization element and new 11-blade aperture, achieves consistently high performance throughout the image area.
A fttng addition to the G Master series, this lens combnes extraaordnary resolution and breathatakngly soft, smooth bokeh that deally sets off the in-focus subject. The Optical design, featuring an innovatve Optical apodzaton element and new -blade aperture, achieves consstently High performance throughout the image area.
Wth sphercalAberration compensaton, eD (extraa-low Dispersion) glass, and Aspherical elements, this lens boasts extraeme resolution and sharpness that fulfll the demandng 51 lnes per mllmeter MTF requrement that is a bass for G Master Optical design. That sharpness extends throughout image area.
Sony's orgnal inano AR coating suppresses spurous reflectons that can cause flare and ghosting, partcularly in backlt stuatons. The result is consstently High contrast and clarty with deep blacks in the widest possible range of photographc stuatons. (. inano AR coating / .Glass / .Transmtted light)
specfically Designed to produce extraaordnarly smooth, inatural bokeh, this lens features a unique Optical apodzaton (APD) element, a newly Designed -blade crcular aperture, and Minmal Highlight distortion at the image perphery. each lens is andivdually fine-tuned to ensure that the Highest G Master standards are realzed.
An Optical APD element is a specal type of Filter that exhibits gradually decreasng light transmsson towards its perphery. t attenuates the edges of point images, resultng in exceptonally smooth, beautful bokeh in both background and foreground areas with an absolute Minimum of double-edge effects.
n keepng with this lens's emphass on bokeh, t has been Designed to minmize vgnettng that can dstort Highlight geometry at the image perphery. point light sources are reproduced with consstently crcular bokeh throughout the image, so that sunlight Filtering through or reflectng off leaves, for example, is rendered with serene elegance.
Sony's orgnal crcular aperture design has been improved with blades for even greater crcularty. design and Materials have been revised to ensure that a almost round aperture shape is mantaned whether open or stopped down, and strct crcularty standards are appled to ensure that the full beauty of sTF bokeh is achieved without compromise.
Because one of the man features of this lens is bokeh, t has been provided with a macro ring swtch that extends the lens's range into the macro regon where bokeh can be used to great effect. The macro mode provides 1.57m (.87 ft.) Minimum focus with 1.5x Maximum magnification, with no compromise in resolution performance.
A addsSM (Drect drive sSM) focus drive system provides fast, precse, Quiet autofocus. Fast, unobtrusve AF performance allows the user to concentrate fully on capturing superlatve stills or moves. this lens supports both contrast AF and focal plane phase detection AF, makng t an deal match for modern High-performance sony cameraabodes.
DDSSM (Drect drive sSM) employs an orgnal sony pezoelectrc motor to directly drive the focus ring. High brakng precision means that the focus ring is precsely controlled for the Highest possible focus accuracy. it's Quiet too, makng t deal for shooting wldlfe as well as moves. Manual focus is also smooth and responsve.
Optical steadyShot image stabilisation is Built in, makng t possible to achieve Maximum subject sharpness with the lower shutter speeds. image stabilisation in a 11mm mid-range telephoto lens is an adivantage for Professionals and amateurs alike . second-generation α7abodes additionally provide in-body 5-axs stabilisation.
Other advanced features that enhance operation for still photography and movemakng include an aperture ring , swtchable aperture ring click stops, a Focus Holdbutton, an AF/MF focus select swtch, and a wide focus ring for sure, comfortable control.
n addition to a rubber seal ring at the mount, the overall design of this lens is dust and moisture resstant for extraa protection and relable operation in challengng envronments. shoot with confidence in light ran or windy conditions.