Sony has just announced a super affordable, lightweight 35mm prime lens that everyone has been asking for. Weighing at only 280 grams the Sony FE 35mm 1.8 is designed for the Sony Full frame systems. Inside, the lens houses 11 elements in 9 groups (including one aspherical element), a 9-bladed circular aperture, and a linear-drive AF motor that should translate into quick, accurate autofocus. The minimum focusing distance is just 22cm for super close up focusing.
The Sony FE 35mm 1.8 will be for everyone ranging from street photographers, landscape shooters, portrait photographers and even everyday users. It’s a fast, compact prime lens that is perfect for almost every scenario. Combine that with superior sharpness and high low light performance at a low price point. This is going to be a lens that will be in everyones bags.
Pre order links available soon.