According to recently rumors on SAR, Sony is rumored to announce a new 16mm f/1.4 APS-C E-mount lens in next few weeks. This lens is designed for Sony APS-C E-mount mirrorless cameras.
The long awaited Venus Optics’s Laowa 15mm f/2 FE Zero-D lens for Sony E-mount is now officially announced, currently available for pre-order at venuslens.net, you can also check pre-order links at Amazon/B&H Photo. First shipping date will be at the end of August to early September. The US price for this lens is $849.00. Laowa 15mm f/2 FE lens is the fastest wide angle lens for Sony E-mount yet.
The 2017 EISA photography awards now released, there are several Sony gears won this EISA awards. See below:
Lensrentals has posted a article about comparison with Sony’s full frame ultra-wide zoom lenses: Sony FE 12-24mm f/4 G Lens Vs. Sony FE 16-35mm f/2.8 GM Lens Vs. Sony FE 16-35mm f/4 ZA OSS Lens. According to Lensrentals, these three lenses are all excellent wide zoom lenses that each have their strengths and uses.
The Sony FE 12-24mm f/4 G lens has already released, and currently in stock and shipping at Amazon/ B&H Photo/Adorama. Sony Artisan Colby Brown has complete the full review of this lens, and said that this lens is great ultra-wide zoom lens, it offers both great IQ and near corner to corner sharpness.