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Sony DT 18-200mm F/3.5 – 6.3 Review

Here’s a brief look at the Sony DT 18-200mm F/3.5-6.3 zoom lens.  Scroll down for the review.

Lens SAL18200  Sony DT 18-200mm F/3.5-6.3 zoom lens Box contents
Front and rear caps, hood and users manual. Cost $548 retail. Build quality Average to good Additional information
Plastic lens mount.  Optically identical to the Konica Minolta 18-200mm. Specifications below
  Optical configuration 15…

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Sony DT 55-200mm F/4-5.6 Review

Here’s a brief look at the Sony 55-200mm F/4-5.6 telephoto lens.  Scroll down for the main review.
Lens SAL-55200  Sony 55-200mm F/4-5.6 Box contents
Front and rear caps, hood and users manual. Cost $200 retail Build quality Good, but plastic mount. Additional information
Similar to the more versatile Sony 75-300mm but less expensive. Specifications below
Optical configuration 13 elements in…

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Sony DT 11-18mm F/4.5-5.6 Review

Here’s a brief look at the Sony DT 11-18mm F/4.5-5.6 zoom lens.  Scroll down for the review. Lens SAL1118  Sony DT 11-18mm F/4.5-5.6 zoom lens Box contents
Front and rear caps, hood and users manual. Cost $800 retail Build quality Good Additional information
Good lens, but check out the Sigma 10-20mm too. Specifications below
Optical configuration 15 elements in 12…

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Sony DT 16-105mm F/3.5-5.6 Review

Here’s a brief look at the Sony DT 16-105mm F/3.5-5.6 zoom lens.  Scroll down for the main review. Lens SAL-16105  Sony DT 16-105mm F/3.5-5.6 zoom lens Box contents
Front and rear caps, hood, and users manual. Cost $698 retail Build quality Good Additional information
Performs much the same as the more expensive Carl Zeiss 16-80mm.  For APS-C cameras only. Specifications

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Sony DT 18-55mm F/3.5-5.6 SAM Review

Here’s a brief look at the Sony DT 18-55mm F/3.5-5.6 SAM zoom lens.  Scroll down for the review. Lens SAL-1855  Sony DT 18-55mm F/3.5-5.6 zoom lens Box contents
Front and rear caps, and users manual. Cost $199 retail Build quality OK to Good Additional information
Second generation basic “DT” kit lens with “smooth auto-focus motor” or SAM. Specifications below
Optical

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Sony DT 18-70mm F/3.5-5.6 Kit Review

Here’s a brief look at the Sony DT 18-70mm F/3.5-5.6 zoom lens.  Scroll down for the review. Lens SAL1870  Sony DT 18-70mm F/3.5-5.6 zoom lens Box contents
Front and rear caps, hood and users manual. Cost $199 retail by itself, or $100 as part of kit.  No longer available from Sony. Build quality OK to Good Additional information
Basic kit…

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