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Sony SEL16F28 16mm f/2.8 Wide-Angle Lens for NEX Series Cameras

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  • Minimum Focus Distance : 0.8 ft (0.24 m)
  • Maximum Magnification ratio : 0.078x
  • Focal Length : 16 mm
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Color Silver Black Silver Silver Black Black
Compatible Mountings Sony E (NEX) Sony E (NEX) Other Sony E (NEX) Sony E (NEX) Sony E (NEX)
Focus Type Micromotor Stepper motor manual-focus Stepper motor Micromotor Stepper motor
Item Dimensions 2.44 x 0.91 x 2.44 in 2.48 x 0.79 x 2.48 in 2.8 x 2.3 x 2.8 in 2.44 x 2.44 x 2.44 in 2.4 x 60.6 x 1.7 in 2.76 x 2.52 x 2.76 in
Item Weight 2.61 ounces 2.43 ounces 7.52 ounces 7.13 ounces 1 lb 7.94 ounces
Lens Prime lens Prime lens Fixed Prime lens Prime lens Zoom lens
Maximum Aperture 2.8 f/2.8 f/2 f/1.8 f/2.8 4
Maximum Focal Length 16 millimeters 20 millimeters 12 50 millimeters 19 millimeters 18 millimeters
Minimum Aperture 22 22 22 22 22 22
Minimum Focal Length 16 millimeters 20 millimeters 12 50 millimeters 19 millimeters 10 millimeters
Thread Size 49 millimeters 49 millimeters 67 millimeters 49 millimeters 46 millimeters 62 millimeters

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Stylishly designed to match a NEX cameras, the SEL16F28 is an exceptionally portable and versatile lens that's perfect for both photos and video. This bright lens (16mm focal length, f/2.8 maximum aperture) offers a big, 24mm (35mm equivalent) wide angle and 83° field of view for outstanding low-light performance, and smooth, quiet AF (Auto Focus) operation.

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E 16mm F2.8 Wide Angle Lens

Landscapes, architecture, snapshots … this 24 mm equivalent (35mm full frame format) E-mount prime lens can cover them all. Compact and extremely lightweight, this lens will always be ready for action without being a burden to carry. While a refined aluminum alloy exterior gives the lens a sophisticated feel, a motor on the inside delivers smooth, quiet autofocus and aperture operation that contributes to high-quality movies as well as stills.

E 16mm F2.8 Wide Angle Lens

Technology

Circular Aperture
Aspherical lens elements
Distance encoder

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.

Distance encoder

The distance encoder plays an integral part in ADI flash metering, which delivers high precision flash metering that is unaffected by the reflectance of subjects or backgrounds. The distance encoder is a lens component that directly detects the position of the focusing mechanism, and sends a signal to the CPU in order to measure distance to the subject. During flash photography, this data is very useful in calculating how much flash output is appropriate to the scene.

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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2012 Sony Electronics Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without written permission is prohibited. Sony is not responsible for typographic and photographic errors. Features and specifications are subject to change without notice. Sony, BIONZ, BRAVIA, BRAVIA Sync, Cyber-shot, Exmor, InfoLITHIUM, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick Duo, the Memory Stick logo, Optical SteadyShot, Remote Commander, Smile Shutter, Stamina, SteadyShot, Theatre Sync, TruBlack, and Xtra Fine LCD are trademarks of Sony. Microsoft, Windows, and Windows Vista are trademarks of Microsoft Corporation. Mac OS and iMovie are trademarks of Apple Computers, Inc. HDMI is a trademark of HDMI Licensing LLC. All other trademarks are trademarks of their respective owners.


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