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Sony launched the new a6300 camera and a trio of lenses in the company’s brand new G Master line today in a press event in New York City. These lenses are designed, according to Sony, to provide the highest possible resolution from today’s sensors and are designed to keep pace with technological advances in the years to come. The company uses their own glass production facilities to craft these lenses, and include super-high quality topics, they report.
The company gave journalists the opportunity to sample the new lenses. We have posted a gallery of these images on the Flickr site of The Mirrorless Pro, who helped in today’s coverage. The new 85mm f/1.4 GM and the 24-70mm f/2.8 GM were made available, and will ship in March.
A gallery of images is available here. https://flic.kr/s/aHsku1PhKz
The closest comparison for the 85mm f/1.4 is the current Zeiss Batis lens, which has, as far as we’ve seen today, a very similar look.
We will have these lenses in for review in a few weeks, and will be doing more extensive testing, but in initial testing these lenses performed excellently, living up to Sony’s claims of smooth “bokeh” and impressive sharpness.…