Sony has launched a brand new G Grasp prime lens, the Sony 14mm F1.8 G Grasp. The lens is available in to the flagship G Grasp vary of lenses for Sony’s Alpha cameras with E mounts. The Sony G Grasp 14mm F1.8 lens measures 460 grams, and for its providing, has a middling dimension at 9.98cm. By way of specs, the lens options two excessive aspherical (XA) parts that ought to assist take away aberrations equivalent to barrelling, vignetting and edge distortions. The development of the lens additional options one tremendous extra-low dispersion (ED) and two ED glass parts, which is able to goal to retain optical sharpness by minimising color bleeding. The lens additionally will get the Sony Nano AR Coating II to scale back refraction primarily based optical aberrations equivalent to flares or ghosting.
The Sony 14mm F1.8 G Grasp lens additional options two excessive dynamic (XD) linear motors for quick and quiet autofocus efficiency. The excessive curvature on the XA component within the entrance of the lens can cut back sagittal coma flare, says Sony. The latter applies particularly to nighttime scenes and lengthy publicity starry evening images and videography, and appears to make sure that edge distortions of positive, vivid factors don’t seem stretched or distorted on the edges of the body.
Different parts embody a nine-blade round aperture mechanism, minimal focus distance of 25cm to help portraits and bokeh, a low vibration autofocus module for suiting video efficiency, and a mud and moisture resistant design that fits out of doors capturing. The Sony 14mm F1.8 G Grasp is priced at Rs 1,62,990, and is listed to be accessible for buy beginning at present, Might 20. The lens will be purchased on Sony’s personal on-line retailer, in addition to devoted bodily Sony centres retailing Alpha mirrorless cameras.
With the newest launch, the Sony G Grasp lens lineup now has 14 lenses, together with 5 zoom and 9 fastened focus lenses to supply. The skilled Sony G Grasp vary begins with the 24mm F1.4 prime lens, and is priced onward of Rs 1.38 lakh.