Sony has announced the FE 100-400 F4.5-5.6 GM OSS lens along with the Sony A9 shooter.
The new full-frame lens maintains the high standard of resolution that is shared among all of Sony’s flagship line of G Master series.
It also offers incredibly fast, precise AF capabilities, a lightweight, portable design and a variety of professional functions and customizability. The lens has a minimum focus distance of 98cm/3.2 feet and weighs in at a ‘lightweight’ 1.4kg/49 oz.
The Sony FE 100-400mm F4.5-5.6 GM OSS Super Telephoto Zoom (model SEL100400GM) will start shipping in May.
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Sony FE 100-400mm F4.5-5.6 GM OSS Announced for a Price of $2,500
The super-telephoto zoom lens features a double linear motor and Direct Drive Super Sonic wave Motor for precise and quiet operation for still and video shooting.
The complex design features 22 lens elements configured in 16 different groups, including one Super ED (Extra-low Dispersion) and two ED glass elements. These glasses are working together to minimize chromatic aberration and ensure the ultimate resolution is captured. The lens also has Sony’s original Nano AR coating, which is particularly useful for shooting sports scenes or wildlife, as it reduces unwanted reflections.