Sony USA has announced two new mid-telephoto prime FE lenses today, here are first official sample images of these two lenses.
Along with new Sony FE 100mm f/2.8 STF GM OSS lens, Sony today also announced a new budget prime lens FE 85mm f/1.8. This lens costs $598.00 in US, now available for pre-order at (Amazon.com/B&H Photo Video / Adorama.com). Shipping date is in March. Sony also announced a new HVL-F45RM Wireless Radio Flash for Sony A-mount and E-mount cameras, it costs $398.00 in US.
In late 2016, a source already told us that Sony will release super telephoto prime lens in 2017. Now according to Sony Chinese Photography Qianli Zhang’s weibo, he also confirmed that a new super telephoto FE lens will be released in 2017. Qianli Zhang has teasing the new a99 II camera launch back in September, 2016.
A read sent us a message about rumors of upcoming Sony full frame mirrorless cameras.
DxOMark has tested the new Sony FE 70-200mm f/2.8 GM OSS lens on Sony Alpha a7R II full frame mirrorless camera. This lens is still out of stock at most US stores: Amazon, B&H Photo Video, Adorama.com. Tested on Sony a7R II, it is currently best zoom lens for Sony mirrorless cameras, see the DxOMark below: