Sony FE 100mm f/2.8 STF GM OSS, FE 85mm f/1.8 Lenses Officially Announced !

Sony FE 100mm f 2.8 gm oss lens

Sony USA today has officially announced two new mid-telephoto prime lenses for Sony Alpha full frame mirrorless cameras. These two lenses are Sony FE 100mm f/2.8 STF GM OSS lens and Sony FE 85mm f/1.8 lens. The FE 100mm f/2.8 STF GM OSS lens costs $1,498.00, and FE 85mm f/1.8 lens costs $598.00, will be shipping in March, 2017.

FE 100mm f/2.8 STF GM OSS Lens Features:

  • E-Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format
  • Aperture Range: f/2.8 to 20 | T5.6 to 22
  • Apodization Element for Smooth Bokeh
  • One Aspherical Element, One ED Element
  • Nano AR Coating
  • Direct Drive SSM Focus System
  • Optical SteadyShot Image Stabilization
  • Ring-Switch to Change Focus Setting
  • Rounded 11-Blade Diaphragm

FE 85mm f/1.8 Lens Features:

Sony FE 85mm f 1.8 lens

  • E-Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format
  • Aperture Range: f/1.8 to f/22
  • One Extra-Low Dispersion Element
  • Double Linear AF Motor
  • Customizable Focus Hold Button
  • Rounded Nine-Blade Diaphragm

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Sony FE 100mm F2.8 STF GM OSS Sony FE 85mm F1.8
Principal specifications
Lens type Prime lens
Max Format size 35mm FF
Focal length 100 mm 85 mm
Image stabilization Yes No
Lens mount Sony FE
Maximum aperture F2.8 F1.8
Minimum aperture F20 F22
Aperture ring Yes No
Number of diaphragm blades 11 9
Elements 14 9
Groups 10 8
Special elements / coatings ED and aspherical elements, Nano AR coating ED elements
Minimum focus 0.57 m (22.44) 0.80 m (31.5)
Maximum magnification 0.25× 0.13×
Autofocus Yes
Motor type Piezoelectric Linear Motor
Full time manual Yes
Focus method Internal
Distance scale No
DoF scale No
Focus distance limiter Yes No
Weight 700 g (1.54 lb) 371 g (0.82 lb)
Diameter 85 mm (3.35) 78 mm (3.07)
Length 118 mm (4.65) 82 mm (3.23)
Sealing Yes
Colour Black
Filter thread 72.0 mm 67.0 mm
Hood supplied Yes
Hood product code ALC-SH174 ALC-SH150
Tripod collar No