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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, Nikon and Canon Kit Lens Shootout

This comparison or “shootout” review will cover the Sony 18-70mm F/3.5-5.6, Nikon 18-55mm F/3.5-5.6G VR, and the Canon 18-55mm F/3.5-5.6 IS lenses.  If you want to see a more in-depth review, and complete specifications for a particular lens, go to the following:

The cameras used …

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Sony 16mm F/2.8 Fish-eye Review

Here’s a brief look at the Sony 16mm F/2.8 Fish-eye lens.  Scroll down for the main review.

Lens SAL-16F28  Sony 16mm F/2.8 Fish-eye Box contents
Front cover, rear cap and users manual. Cost $999 Build quality Good Additional information
Re-badged Minolta lens from the 1980s, has built-in filters originally for B&W and color film photography Specifications below
Optical configuration

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Sony 20mm F/2.8 Review

Here’s a brief look at the Sony 20mm F/2.8 lens.  Scroll down for the review.

Lens SAL-20F28  Sony 20mm F/2.8  B&H PhotoeBay. Box contents
Front and rear caps, carrying pouch, hood and a users manual. Cost $748 brand new Build quality Good Additional information
Re-badged Minolta lens from the 1990s, which dates back to the mid 1980s. …

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Sony 24-70mm F/2.8 SSM Carl Zeiss Review

Here’s a brief look at the Sony 24-70mm F/2.8 SSM Carl Zeiss zoom lens.  Scroll down for the main review. Lens SAL2470Z  Sony 24-70mm F/2.8 Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar ZA Box contents
Front and rear caps, hood, softcase and users manual. Cost $1998 retail Build quality Very good Additional information
Also consider the Minolta AF 28-70mm F/2.8 G orSony/Tamron…

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Sony Carl Zeiss 24mm F/2 SSM Review

Here’s a brief look at the Sony Carl Zeiss 24mm F/2 SSM lens.  Scroll down for the main review.

Lens SAL-24F20Z  Sony 24mm F/2 SSM Carl Zeiss Distagon Box contents
Front and rear caps, hood, vinyl pouch and user’s manual. Cost $1398 Build quality Excellent Additional information
New Sony Carl Zeiss distagon design introduced in 2010. Specifications below
Optical

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