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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 28mm F/2.8 Review

Here’s a brief look at the Sony 28mm F/2.8 lens.  Scroll down for the review. Lens SAL-28F28  Sony 28mm F/2.8 Box contents
Front and rear caps, and a users manual. Cost $270 retail  Discontinued in 2011 Build quality Very good Additional information
Has neat built-in hood, 3/8″ (9mm) deep fully extended, but it does no good Specifications below
Optical configuration

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Sony 70-200mm F/2.8 G Review

Here’s a brief look at the Sony 70-200mm F/2.8 G  telephoto lens.  Scroll down for the main review. Lens SAL-70200G  Sony 70-200mm F/2.8 Box contents
Front and rear caps, hood, carrying case and users manual. Cost $1998 retail Build quality Excellent Additional information
One of only five Sony lenses compatible with Sony TCs. Specifications below
Optical configuration 19 elements…

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Sony 85mm F/2.8 SAM Review

Here’s a brief look at the Sony 85mm F/2.8 SAM lens.  Scroll down for the main review.

Lens SAL-85F28  Sony 85mm F/2.8 SAM Box contents
Front and rear caps, hood and user’s manual. Cost $323 Build quality Good Additional information
New Sony design introduced in 2010.  This is one of Sony’s “easy choice” lenses, which means cheap price, but optically…

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