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Product Highlights
  • f/2.8 - f/32 Aperture Range
  • Full-Frame Format
  • 7/6 Elements/Groups
  • Focus Range Limiter Motor
  • Super SteadyShot Image Stabilization
  • Sony A Mount
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Overview

A compact macro-focus lens that covers the full range from life-size to infinity. "Life size" macro imaging means that the image you capture is the same size as the subject in reality -- giving you spectacularly sharp photos of insects, flowers, gemstones, postage stamps and other small nature subjects and collectibles. Mounted on the Sony® α (alpha) DSLR-A100 camera, this lens provides a 75mm focal length (35mm equivalent) -- which means it can also be used as a standard and midrange telephoto lens.


Sharp Macro Focusing:
You can get closer to your subject to capture low-angle shots of insects, flowers and other natural wonders -- and broad depth of field lets you keep backgrounds in focus too.

Bright f2.8 Aperture:
In conjunction with the Super SteadyShot® image stabilization system of the Sony® α (alpha) DSLR-A100 camera, this lens captures bright, steady images even working with hand-held camera in low light.

High Contrast and Resolution:
Excellent optical precision gives your shots greater visual accuracy for close analysis of your subject.

Focus Range Limiter:
Speeds auto-focus response by limiting the range of distances that are brought into focus -- Close-up Range, or Telephoto Range.

Focus Hold Button:
For full creative control, a focus hold button located on the lens can lock auto-focusing.

Auto Clutch:
In auto-focus mode, the manual focus ring does not rotate -- which improves handling ease.

Circular Aperture:
Because aperture blades form a near circle at the wide openings used for low-light shots, spot-light sources have a pleasing circular defocused effect.

What's Included

Front and rear lens caps

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Product Specifications

Detailed Specifications
Focal Length – 35mm Equivalent: 50 mm
Focal Length – APS: 75 mm
Angle of View – 35mm Equivalent: 47°
Angle of View – APS: 32°
Min Focus Distance: 7.8” (20 cm)
Aperture – Maximum: f2.8
Aperture – Minimum: f32
Maximum Magnification: 1.0X
Lens Construction:  7 elements in 6 groups with 7 aperture blades
Filter Diameter: 55 mm
Dimensions: 2-13/16 x 2-3/8” (71 x 60 mm)
Weight: 10-3/8 oz (295 g)
Supplied Accessories: Front and rear lens cap





 

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Sony 50mm f/2.8 Macro A-Mount Lens (A99 & A77)

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