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The first 18.8x zoom for an APS chip DSLR
Extremely versatile - covers close-up, wideangle and telephoto
For use with cropped APS-C DSLRs
Near silent PZD (Piezo Drive) with full time manual focus for fine adjustments in AF mode
Weather resistant construction
Macro capability with a ratio of 1:2.9 and 39cm close focus (at 300mm)
New style rubber grips and tungsten-silver branding ring
Max aperture: f/3.5-6.3, Min aperture f/22-40
Max. magnification ratio 1:2.9 (at f=300mm: MFD 0.39m)
Angle of View: 82°12' - 5°20'
Diaphragm: 7 rounded blades
Lens Construction: 16 elements in 12 groups
Filter Size: F67mm
Features Sony A lens mount
Lenses are designed for exclusive use on digital cameras with smaller-size imagers (also known as APS-C sensors). These lenses are not designed for conventional cameras and digital cameras with image sensors larger than 24mm x 16mm (IE. full-frame DSLRs, such as the 5D, 6D series).
The PZD ultrasonic motor delivers a noticeably faster and at the same time quieter autofocus action - ideal for capturing spontaneous moments in razor-sharp images. Furthermore, it also allows you the option of manually focussing the lens at any time.
The complex lens construction is splash-proof. As a result, this lens is also suitable for sophisticated outdoor photography.
|Lens Type:||Macro Zoom|
|Focal length - wide (mm):||16|
|Focal length - tele (mm):||300|
|Max aperture - wide:||3.5|
|Max aperture - tele:||6.3|
|Minimum focus distance (m):||0.39|
|Lens mount:||Sony A|
|Filter thread (mm):||67|
|Size:||99.5 x 75 mm|