Sony 100mm f/2.8 Macro

Lens Summary

Brand: Sony

Also Known As: Sony 100mm f/2.8 Macro

Lens Type: Prime Lens

Format: Full Frame / FX

Focus: Autofocus

Lens Mount: Sony Alpha

Release Date: 2006-06-05

MSRP Price: $798

Made in: Japan

Infrared Rating: Good

Production Status: In Production

Lens Description: Doing macro photography outdoors in the wild often means that you can't get too close to your subject and lighting can't be easily controlled. Greater working distance means you can capture tight macro shots of small-scale wildlife without scaring it away, and you're not so close that you need special lighting to illuminate your subject.

Sony 100mm f/2.8 Macro Specifications

Lens Specifications
Lens Type Prime Lens
Focal Length 100mm
Mount Type Sony Alpha
Format Full Frame / FX
Compatible Format(s) 35mm Film / Full-Frame Digital Sensor DSLR (APS-C Sensor)
Compatible with Teleconverters No
Maximum Reproduction Ratio 1:1
Optical SteadyShot / AntiShake (Image Stabilization) No
Aperture Information
Aperture Ring No
Maximim Aperture f/2.8
Minimum Aperture f/32
Maximum Angle of View (Full Frame format) 24°
Optical Information
Lens Elements 8
Lens Groups 8
Diaphragm Blades 9
Nano AR Coating No
Anti-Reflective / Multi-Layered / T* Coating No
Focus Information
Focus Autofocus
Built-in Focus Motor Yes
Direct Drive Super Sonic wave Motor (DDSSM) No
Minimum Focus Distance 0.35m
Distance Information Yes
Filter Information
Filter Size 55mm
Accepts Filter Type Screw-on
Physical Characteristics
Weather / Dust Sealing No
Mount Material Metal
Tripod Collar No
Dimensions 7.5 x 9.9cm
Weight 505g
Other Information
Available in Colors Black

Lens Construction and MTF Chart

Sony 100mm f/2 Macro Lens Construction and MTF Chart

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