Sony 28-75mm f/2.8 SAM

Last updated (01 March’13):
– Review by Kurtmunger

The Sony 28-75mm f/2.8 SAM features 28-75mm at focal length with maximum aperture of F/2.8. The lens construction has 16 elements in 14 groups and has diagonal angle of view at 75 degrees. Closest focusing distance at 1.3’ (0.38m) and has a filter size of 67mm. The Sony 28-75mm f/2.8 SAM lens weighs 1.3 ounces and it measures 3.1 inches in diameter and 4 inches long.

Sony 28-75mm f/2.8 SAM
Overall Rating: ★★★★½

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Sony 28-75mm f/2.8 SAM Reviews

Kurtmunger reviews the Sony 28-75mm f/2.8 SAM and writes;
“I’m impressed with the new Sony 28-75mm F/2.8 lens. It’s sharp in the centers at F/2.8 at the wide end, and the corners sharpen up reasonably at F/5.6. The long end is a little soft in the centers at F/2.8, but sharpens up at F/4, the corners look decent, but not great at F/8-11.”
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Sony 28-75mm f/2.8 SAM Sample Photos

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Sony 28-75mm f/2.8 SAM User Manual

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Features & Specifications

Sony 28-75mm f/2.8 SAM Specifications

With its precision optics, compact size and wide 75 degree angle of view, the SAL-2875 wide-angle lens is an excellent choice for sharp, high-contrast shots when you’re working indoors, with people in groups, or in landscapes and urban scenes. It’s also ideal when you want a panoramic or inclusive shot with lots of detail. Mounted on your compatible Sony Alpha DSLR camera, this lightweight wide-angle lens provides a near-standard 42mm focal length (35mm equivalent).

With wide-angle optics and deep depth of field, this lens creates sharp, high-contrast photos that capture more detail in both foreground and background; its compact size and light weight make it an ideal lens to carry when traveling or for long shooting sessions; and a built-in sliding lens hood protects your optics and makes it faster to switch lenses.

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