Sony Announced FE 35mm f/1.8 Lens for $748 !

Sony today has officially announced the long-awaited FE 35mm f/1.8 lens (SEL35F18F) for Sony full frame mirrorless cameras. The US price for FE 35mm f/1.8 lens is $748.00, you can check pre-order option at B&H Photo Video/Adorama. The release date for FE 35mm f/1.8 lens is in early August, 2019.

See official sample images of Sony FE 35mm f/1.8 lens.

Product Highlights

  • E-Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format
  • One Aspherical Element
  • Linear Autofocus Motor; Internal Focus
  • Customizable Focus Hold Button
  • Dust and Moisture-Resistant Construction
  • Nine-Blade Circular Diaphragm

At 280g (~10 oz) this is the lightest lens of its kind, and offers fast autofocusing thanks to a linear focus motor, and a close focus distance of just 0.22m (~9 inches). Linear focus response in MF mode will be welcomed by video shooters. In our initial testing, the FE 35mm F1.8 has shown itself to be a sharp, versatile lens which is capable of rendering very pleasant background blur.