Printed Feb 20, 2019

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Tamron has introduced three new full-frame lenses slated to launch in the course of 2019: an SP 35mm F1.Four Di USD and 35-150mm F2.8-Four Di VC OSD for DSLRs, in addition to an ultra-wide 17-28mm F2.Eight Di III RXD for Sony E-mount cameras.

The SP 35mm F1.Four develop into’s the corporate’s quickest present lens, becoming a member of the present 35mm F1.Eight in Tamron’s high-end SP line. Calling it “the embodiment of all optical expertise and manufacturing knowhow Tamron has developed thus far,” the corporate is not revealing rather more element – solely that it’s going to provide quick, high-precision autofocus.

The Tamron 35-150mm F2.8-Four is designed as a compact, do-it-all zoom and is supplied with stabilization. The lens presents a minimal topic distance of 45cm / 17.7in throughout your complete zoom vary, and low dispersion glass parts purpose to maintain optical aberration underneath management.

For Sony a7-series shooters, Tamron presents a 17-28mm F2.Eight with a notably small diameter and 67mm filter dimension. It is geared up with a stepping motor (denoted as RXD or Fast eXtra-silent stepping Drive) to spice up its attraction to video in addition to stills shooters.

Pricing is not accessible right now; Tamron plans to launch all three lenses in mid-2019.

Tamron broadcasts the event of three lenses—two for full-frame DSLRs and one for full-frame mirrorless cameras

February 20, 2019, Saitama, Japan – Tamron Co., Ltd. (President & CEO: Shiro Ajisaka), a number one producer of optics for numerous purposes, broadcasts the event of two new lenses for full-frame DSLR cameras—the 35-150mm F/2.8-Four Di VC OSD (Mannequin A043) zoom lens and the SP 35mm F/1.Four Di USD (Mannequin F045) fastened focal lens; and a brand new high-speed ultra-wide-angle zoom lens for Sony E-mount full-frame mirrorless cameras—the 17-28mm F/2.Eight Di III RXD (Mannequin A046).

Tamron will show these new lenses at CP+ 2019, the World Premiere present for digicam and photograph imaging, starting February 28 by March 3, 2019 at Pacifico Yokohama and on the Wedding ceremony and Portrait Professionals Worldwide (WPPI), February 27 by March 3, 2019 in Las Vegas.

The lenses are anticipated to launch in the course of 2019.

Quick compact Portrait Zoom breaks new floor: 35-150mm F/2.8-Four Di VC OSD (Mannequin A043)

The brand new compact Mannequin A043 is designed for quick dealing with and simple transport and encompasses a zoom that extends from 35mm to 150mm, incorporating the 85mm focal size (typically thought to be optimum for portrait taking pictures). It presents a quick F/2.Eight aperture on the wide-angle finish whereas sustaining a shiny F/Four on the telephoto finish. For close-focusing, the MOD (Minimal Object Distance) is 17.7 in throughout your complete zoom vary. Delivering excellent picture high quality, exactly positioned LD (Low Dispersion) glass parts and aspherical lenses quash degrading optical aberrations. Moreover, the Mannequin A043 incorporates the Twin MPU (Micro-Processing Unit) system, which assures optimum AF efficiency and efficient vibration compensation.

Quick fastened focal lens boldly demonstrates Tamron’s lens-making experience: SP 35mm F/1.Four Di USD (Mannequin F045)

Tamron’s SP lens sequence was born in 1979, based mostly on the idea of delivering lenses for taking the proper image for individuals who love pictures. This yr marks the 40th anniversary of the sequence. In celebration, Tamron has developed the Mannequin F045, the distillation of Tamron’s amassed lens-making experience and craftsmanship. This orthodox fastened focal lens, which some contemplate probably the most primary of all interchangeable lenses, is the embodiment of all optical expertise and manufacturing knowhow Tamron has developed thus far.

The Mannequin F045’s unprecedented high-resolution picture high quality and delightful, interesting background bokeh lets photographers seize any scene right down to the best particulars. The exterior lens barrel was developed by tireless pursuit of operability and sturdiness, focusing continuously on the wants of photographers. This lens is supplied with a quick F/1.Four aperture and high-speed, high-precision AF performance providing distinctive reliability, plus varied different options for elevated comfort, making it the proper on a regular basis lens on your artistic pursuits. It’s ideally fitted to almost each photographic style, together with photojournalism, panorama, sports activities, avenue life, marriage ceremony teams and household snapshots.

Excessive-speed ultra-wide-angle zoom lens for Sony E-mount cameras is extraordinarily compact and light-weight: 17-28mm F/2.Eight Di III RXD (Mannequin A046)

The Mannequin A046 achieves an astonishingly small diameter for a high-speed ultra-wide-angle zoom lens, as witnessed by its modest 67mm filter dimension. Its unprecedented mild weight and compact dimension present glorious steadiness when used with a full-frame mirrorless digicam, making it simple to hold, and enabling it to cater to a variety of scenes and taking pictures situations. The Mannequin A046 presents a quick F/2.Eight aperture all through your complete zoom vary and delivers high-resolution and distinction edge to edge. The mixture of ultra-wide-angle focal size, quick fixed F/2.Eight aperture and Minimal Object Distance of seven.5 in on the wide-angle finish encourages richly expressive and artistic pictures in a large number of situations. The Mannequin A046’s AF drive system is powered by the RXD (Fast eXtra-silent stepping Drive) stepping motor unit, enabling it to ship high-speed, high-precision and fantastically quiet operation appropriate for taking pictures video in addition to nonetheless pictures.

Be aware: All DSLR digicam capabilities are attainable when the Fashions A043 and A045 are connected to a mirrorless digicam by way of the manufacture’s adapter.

*Specs, look, performance, and so forth. of the above-mentioned three merchandise are topic to vary with out prior discover.

Tamron SP 35mm F1.Four Di USD, 35-150mm F2.8-Four Di VC OSD and 17-28mm F2.Eight Di III RXD specs


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