Sony FE 24-240mm f/3.5-6.3 OSS Unboxing

It looks like the Sony FE 24-240mm f/3.4-6.3 OSS lens has landed a bit earlier than expected. A user on a German Sony forum has posted first images from one of Sony’s new lenses.

The original German link is here.

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The translated link is available here.

The zoom ring is relatively stiff, but this is to be welcomed, because if the lens is held down, it does not move by itself from. This is indeed known, for example from the SEL 18-200 and therefore, this lens also has a lock switch, I have not missed the 24-240 after 3 days of intensive use.

Sony’s US site has listed the date for preorder for each of the four new FE lenses announced recently.

LensDate
Sony FE 24-240mm

March 15, 2015

Zeiss FE 35mm

April 12, 2015

Sony FE 28mm

May 2, 2015

Sony FE 90mm

July 5, 2015

The lenses are also available for preorder on the Sony website.

These lenses are available to preorder on Amazon in the U.S.

Sony Distagon 35mm f/1.4 T FE ZA Standard Prime FE (SEL35F14z) Sony 90mm f/2.8-22 Macro G OSS FE (SEL90M28G) Sony 24-240mm f/3.5-6.3 OOS Standard Zoom Lens FE (SEL24240) Sony 28mm f/2-22mm Standard Prime Lens Sony 35mm f/3.5-22 Fisheye Converter

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