Tokina Japan today has announced the price and release date for the new Tokina AT-X PRO 24-70mm f/2.8 SD (IF) FX lens. This lens has first shown on Photokina 2014. Canon version will starts shipping in June, 2015, Nikon Version will starts shipping in July, 2015.
The price for this lens in Japan is ¥150,000 before tax, which is around $1250 US.
Tokina AT-X 24-70mm key specifications:
- Focal length: 24-70mm
- Format: 24x36mm
- Minimum aperture: F22
- Shortest shooting distance: 0.38m
- Lens construction: 15 elements in 11 groups
- Coating: Multi-layer coating
- Number of aperture blades: 9
- Overall length: 107.5mm
- Filter size: 82mm
- Weight: 1,010g / 2.2 lb