The type of photography that you are planning to use is an important decision factor. Here we have evaluated the 7artisans 35mm F2 and the Sony E 30mm F3.5 Macro for their suitability to various photography scenarios:
Size and Weight Comparison
Size of a lens is an important deciding factor when comparing two lenses.Sony E 30mm F3.5 Macro is the longer of the two lenses at 56mm. The 7artisans 35mm F2 with a length of 41mm is 15mm shorter. Besides being longer, the Sony E 30mm F3.5 Macro also has a larger diameter of 62mm compared to 7artisans 35mm F2's 50mm diameter.
Weight of a lens is as important as its external dimensions, especially if you are planning to hand hold your camera and lens combination for longer periods. Sony E 30mm F3.5 Macro weighs 138g, 56% (182g) lighter than the 7artisans 35mm F2's weight of 320g.
Both 7artisans 35mm F2 and Sony E 30mm F3.5 Macro has the same Sony E lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras that are compatible with the Sony E lenses are Sony FX30, Sony ZV-E10 and Sony A6600.
7artisans 35mm F2 is also available in Canon EF-M and Fujifilm X mounts.
7artisans 35mm F2 is a prime lens with fixed focal lenght of 35mm which has a 35mm equivalent focal range of 52.5mm when used on a APS-C / DX format camera. Sony E 30mm F3.5 Macro is a prime lens with fixed focal lenght of 30mm which has a 35mm equivalent focal range of 52.5mm when used on a APS-C / DX format camera.