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Sony FE 12-24mm f/4 G Ultra Wide Angle Zoom Lens

Designed for full-frame E-mount photographers, the ultra wide Sony FE 12-24mm f/4 G zoom lens packs several image enhancing elements into a weather sealed casing for corner to corner sharpness & contrast. view full description
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Product Code: 7240697E

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Sony FE 12-24mm f/4 G Full Frame Ultra-Wide angle E-mount Lens Summary

This unique ultra-wide angle 12-24mm f/4 G full-frame E-mount lens from Sony is their widest zoom lens for the E-mount yet, extending the available range of lenses now from 12mm to 800mm (with a teleConverter). It's a compact lens, with a lightweight design, weight approximately 566g, offering a dynamic perspective for landscape, architecture, and interior photography, as is well-suited for both stills and video shooting.

The innovative optical design with four aspherical elements ensures that the lens is sharp from corner to corner and G Lens resolution at all apertures. There are also three ED glass elements and one Super ED glass element to minimise chromatic aberration throughout the entire image, as well as Sony's original Nano AR coating.

This lens features a addSSM (Direct Drive Super Sonic wave Motor) for fast, quiet, and precise AF performance, plus a customisable focus hold button and focus mode switch. It's also dust and moisture resistant.

  • FE 12-24mm f/4 G Full-Frame E-mount lens
  • Constant f/4 maximum aperture throughout to achieve consistent exposure
  • G Lens ultra-wide angle zoom
  • Compact, lightweight design
  • High resolution at ultra-wide angles
  • Linear motor for agile, precise lens control
  • Excellent corner-to-corner resolution
  • One Super ED glass element & three ED glass elements minimise chromatic aberration
  • Direct Drive Super Sonic wave Motor for quiet, accurate focus control
  • Customisable focus hold button
  • AF/MF switch to set the les operation
  • Sony Nano AR coating to eliminate flare & ghosting
  • Dust and moisture resistant design make it reliable even in challenging conditions
  • Quiet operation makes it perfect for stills and video
  • Integrated lens hood to block incident light
  • Weighs only 565g
  • Minimum focus distance of only 0.28m
  • Maximum magnification ratio of 0.14x

Sony FE 12-24mm f/4 G Ultra Wide Angle Zoom Lens Specifications

Lens Type G Lens ultra wide-angle zoom Lens
Focal length range -4mm full frame (8-6mm APS-c)
Aperture range f4.0 - with 7 rounded aperture blades
image stabilisation Optical steadyshot ntegrated stabilisation
Compatible camera s e-mount full frame APS-c
Dimensions 7.4mm x 87mm
Weight 565g
Autofocus: Yes
Aperture ring: N/A
Constant Aperture: N/A
Lens CIPA Image stabilization rating: N/A
Colour: N/A
Diameter (mm): 87
Length (mm): 117
Weight (g): 565
Distance scale: N/A
DoF scale: N/A
Elements: 17
Environmental Sealing: N/A
Focus distance limiter: N/A
Focal length: 12 - 24 mm
Focus method: N/A
Filter Thread: N/A
Full time manual: Yes
Groups: 13
Hood supplied: Yes
Lens Image stabilization: N/A
Lens mount: N/A
Lens Materials: N/A
Maximum focal length: 24
Maximum magnification: 0.14
Maximum aperture (number): 4
Maximum aperture (text): N/A
Max Format size: N/A
Minimum focal length: 12
Lens Minimum focus distance (m): 0.28
Minimum aperture (number): 22
Minimum aperture (text): N/A
Motor type: N/A
Number of diaphragm blades: 7
Power zoom: N/A
Special elements / coatings: Aspherical, ED & Super ED elements, Nano AR & fluorine coatings
Tripod collar: N/A
Lens type: N/A
Zoom lock: N/A
Zoom method: N/A
Notes: N/A

Our Verdict

With this lens, Sony have shown just how dedicated they are to their full-frame E-mount mirrorless camera s. This is Sony's widest full-frame E-mount lens yet, and it follows their G-Lens range for their outstanding optical quality, reliability through weather sealing, and preparation for high resolution camera s.

The one Super ED glass element and three ED glass elements mean chromatic aberration is minimised, giving E-mount photographers high resolution, clear and super sharp images all the way across the image frame.

The ultra-wide 12-24mm focal range and corner-to-corner resolution, along with the lightweight and compact design will make this lens loved and favoured by everyone from landscape and architectural photographers, through to wedding or event videographers and photographers who will value the quiet and precise autofocus this lens offers from its DDSSM motor.

We Love

  • High resolution at ultra-wide angles and outstanding corner-to-corner resolution
  • Quiet, fast autofocus for video & still images
  • Compact, lightweight design with integral lens hood
  • Dust and moisture resistant prepare this lens for harsh conditions
  • Ultra-wide angle 12-24mm zoom and constant f/4 aperture

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  • Excellent – The equipment should be close to being ‘Like New’ but there may be some small cosmetic blemishes that lower its grade. The product has been fully tested and is in perfect excellent order.
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  • Very Good – The equipment may have some slight cosmetic wear to the paintwork and cosmetic blemishes  with only light signs of use and the product has been fully tested and is in great working order.
    • Cameras – The LCD screen may have small signs of wear that does not affect its display
    • Lenses – The mount of the lens will start to show signs of wear
  • Good – The equipment is showing more obvious signs of cosmetic wear and blemishes, but the product has been fully tested and is in great working order.
    • Cameras – LCD screen may have scratches or wear that is starting to affect the display.
    • Lenses – May have slight dust inside that does not affect images. The mount shows signs of use.
  • Well Used – The equipment will show significant signs of wear. The paintwork will be coming away in large areas exposing the metal work, but the product has been fully tested and is in great working order.
    • Cameras – LCD screen is heavily worn either by de-lamination or has scratches to it. Rubber grips are starting to come away from the body.
    • Lenses – The lens has dust inside that may affect images. The rubber zoom/focus ring is coming away from the barrel of the lens.