Samyang has just announced two new full frame E-mount lenses for Sony alpha mirrorless cameras, the Samyang AF 50mm f/1.4 FE lens and Samyanng AF 14mm f/2.8 FE lens. The price and specs is not yet availbale, stay tuned for more info.
Zeiss has officially announced the new Batis 18mm f/2.8 lens for Sony full frame mirrorless cameras. The Zeiss Batis 2.8/18 lens costs $1,499 in USD, now available for pre-order at B&H Photo Video and Adorama.com (Pre-order links will be available soon). It will be released in May, 2016.
Zeiss has posted a teaser on a new lens to be announced on April 14th, 2016.
Along with Sony RX10 III cyber-shot camera, Sony USA also announced two FE lenses for Sony a7 series full frame mirrorless cameras.
The Sony FE 50mm f/1.8 is a prime lens, giving photographers a considerably less expensive option compared to the Zeiss 55mm F1.8 currently on the market. This compact and lightweight lens is priced at $249 and will ship in May.
The Sony FE 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 G OSS lens is the longest FE-mount tele-zoom available. It features four aspherical and two ED elements, optical image stabilization, and a Nano AR coating to reduce flare and ghosting. It’s also sealed against dust and moisture. The lens offers a minimum focus distance of 0.9m/3ft, and uses a linear actuator for smooth and silent autofocus. The 70-300 will also be available in May at a price of $1199.
Sony a6300 is Sony’s latest APS-C mirrorless camera. a6300 is equipped with a newly developed 24.2MP APS-C sized Exmor CMOS sensor that works together with a BIONZ X image processing engine to produce outstanding image quality throughout the entire ISO sensitivity range ISO 100 – 51200. It can also shoot and record high resolution 4K video with full pixel readout and no pixel binning in the popular Super 35mm format, it also has world’s fastest autofocus speed. Here are several recommended lenses for Sony a6300 mirrorless camera.
See also: Sony Alpha a6300 Deals & Sales.