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Sony 55mm F1.8 Sonnar T FE ZA Full Frame Prime Lens - Fixed

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  • Focal Length: 55mm, Filter Diameter: 49mm
  • Minimum Focus Distance: 19-11/16 inches (.50m)
  • Lens Type: Fixed, E-mount Full Frame, Lens not zoomable
  • Aperture (Min/Max): 22/1.8
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Color tba Black Black Black Black
Compatible Camera Mount Sony E (NEX) Sony FE ALC-SH150 Sony E (NEX)
Focus Type Stepper motor auto-focus Auto/Manual auto-focus Piezoelectric
Item Dimensions 2.8 x 2.52 x 2.52 in 4.09 x 3.43 x 4.69 in 8.3 x 5 x 5.5 in 4.49 x 3.82 x 4.69 in 4.41 x 3.11 x 3.11 in
Item Weight 0.62 lb 6.56 ounces 0.62 lb 2.9 lbs 1.19 lbs 1.39 lbs
Lens Type Prime lens Prime lens normal standard-zoom medium-telephoto Prime lens
Maximum Aperture f/2.8 f/1.8 f/1.8 f/1.4 f/1.8 f/1.4
Maximum Focal Length 55 millimeters 50 millimeters 55 millimeters 85 millimeters 85 35 millimeters
Minimum Aperture 22 22 1.8 16 22 16
Minimum Focal Length 55 millimeters 50 millimeters 55 millimeters 85 millimeters 0.8 35 millimeters
Photo Filter Thread Size 49 millimeters 49 millimeters 49 millimeters 67 millimeters 72 millimeters

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Sony Camera Lenses SEL55F18Z

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Sonnar T* FE 55mm F1.8 ZA Full-frame E-mount Prime Lens

Renowned Carl Zeiss contrast and resolution brings out the best in α7 series full frame E-mount bodies. The T* coating works with an innovative optical design to suppress internal reflections, for sublime contrast from highlights to deep blacks. In keeping with the Sonnar concept, a large F1.8 maximum aperture can produce beautiful full-frame background bokeh, but you also have the option of stopping down for extended depth-of-field. A bright lens like this is also an advantage when shooting indoors or outdoors in low light. Linear motor driven internal focusing is smooth and quiet, and a dust and moisture resistant design ensures consistently reliable performance.

Sonnar T* FE 55mm F1.8 ZA Full-frame E-mount Prime Lens

Technology

Circular Aperture
Aspherical lens elements
Carl Zeiss T* (T-star) coating

Circular Aperture

When changing your aperture to defocus the background, the light sources appear blurred. This ‘bokeh’ effect of the blurred background can be enhanced with circular aperture blades used in this lens. Conventional aperture blades have flat sides creating unappealing polygonal shaped defocussed points of light. α lenses overcome this problem through a unique design that keeps the aperture almost perfectly circular from its wide-open setting to when it is closed by 2 stops. Smoother, more natural defocusing can be obtained as a result.

Aspherical lens elements

Aspherical lens design dramatically reduces spherical aberration while also reducing lens size and weight. Spherical aberration is a slight misalignment of the light rays projected on the image plane. This is caused by differences in refraction at different points on conventional spherical lenses which degrade image quality in large-aperture lenses. Specially shaped “aspherical” elements near the diaphragm restore alignment of light rays at the image plane, maintaining high sharpness and contrast even at maximum aperture and can also be used at other points in the optical path to reduce distortion. Well-designed aspherical elements can reduce the total number of elements required in the lens, thus reducing overall size and weight. Advanced Aspherical (AA) elements are an evolved variant, featuring an extremely high thickness ratio between the center and periphery. AA elements are exceedingly difficult to produce, relying on the most advanced molding technology to consistently and precisely achieve the required shape and surface accuracy, resulting in significantly improved image accuracy and quality.

Carl Zeiss T* (T-star) coating

Coated optics were pioneered by Carl Zeiss - and this superb lens features the Carl Zeiss T* (T-Star) coating that virtually eliminates lens flare, internal reflection and light scattering that can otherwise occur at glass-to-air surfaces. The T* coating contributes to outstanding image quality, with high contrast and uniformly excellent resolution right out to the image edges. Not simply applied to any lens - the T* symbol only appears on multi-element lenses in which the required performance has been achieved throughout the entire optical path, therefore guaranteeing the highest quality.


Additional Features

Internal focusing

Only the middle groups of the optical system move to achieve focus, so the overall length of the lens does not change. Other important benefits include fast autofocusing and a short minimum focusing distance. Also, the filter thread at the front of the lens does not rotate, which is convenient if you’re using a polarizing filter.


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All rights reserved. Sony, the Sony logo, (alpha) logo, and SteadyShot are trademarks of Sony. Carl ZEISS and ZEISS is a trademark of Carl Zeiss and Sony Corporation. All other trademarks are trademarks of their respective owners.


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The Sony 55mm f/1.8 Sonnar T FE ZA Full Frame Prime Fixed Lens comes included with a Front Lens Cap, the rear cap was lost so for safety during transport we will include a Canon rear cap to keep the glass safe. The lens is used, it's not brand new, it has only very light signs of use - please check all our photos. Everything in our photos is what is included. We ship on the same Business Day if the order comes in before 3 PM West Coast Time. All orders are shipped safely with USPS Priority. Estimated delivery time is 4-8 working days. (( Serial # 0272337 - For Insurance & Security Purposes )). We take actual photos of every item we sell. Please ask us about our detailed Return-Refund-Claim Policy if you have questions. Returns are accepted up to 2 days after delivery with a 10% restocking fee and non-refundable shipping costs, or 3-14 days after delivery with a 15% restocking fee, no refunds after 14 days. If the item arrives damaged, we accept a return within 48 hours after confirmed delivery. We ship from our WA or BC stores.

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