Schneider PC 28mm f2.8 is a Fixed aperture Manual Focus (MF) PC Prime
lens with 35mm FF max sensor coverage, and it is designed to be used with A Mount
What type of photography is the Schneider PC 28mm f2.8 lens good for?
The choice of photography type for which you intend to use the Schneider PC 28mm f2.8 is a crucial decision factor. Below, we have assessed its suitability for various photography scenarios:
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Reasons to Buy the Schneider PC-Super-Angulon 28mm f2.8 Lens
Here we've included a summary of the advantages and disadvantages of the Schneider PC-Super-Angulon 28mm f2.8 lens in a list form to assist you in determining whether it offers the features you need.
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| Aperture Ring
| Distance Scale
| DoF(Depth of Field) Scale
| Covers Full-Frame Sensor
| Minimum focus distance of 0.28m / 11.0 inch
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| No Weather Sealing
| No Autofocus
Schneider PC 28mm f2.8 is compatible with cameras that have a Sony Alpha lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras that are compatible with the Sony Alpha lenses are Sony A99 II, Sony A68 and Sony A77 II.
Schneider PC 28mm f2.8 is also available in Canon EF , Pentax KAF and Nikon F (FX) mounts.
Size, Weight and Filter Thread
The size and weight are crucial factors to consider when searching for your next lens. Schneider PC 28mm f2.8 has a maximum diameter of 75mm and total length of 89mm. It weighs 565g / 19.9 oz.
Schneider PC 28mm f2.8 has a filter thread of 67mm. Below are links to the filters that we recommend you to consider for your Schneider PC 28mm f2.8:
Schneider PC 28mm f2.8 has a fixed focal length of 28mm. When it is mounted on an APS-C sensor camera with 1.5x crop, it provides an 35mm (FF) equivalent of 42mm.
Optical Image Stabilization
Schneider PC 28mm f2.8 doesn't have an optical image stabilization system so the only option to stabilize the image taken with this lens is to mount on a camera body with IBIS (sensor based In-body image stabilization).
Maximum Magnification Ratio
Schneider PC 28mm f2.8 has a Max Magnification Ratio of 0.17x and has a minimum focusing distance of 0.28m. 0.17x means that the max magnification ratio is very low and not suitable even for modest close-up shots.
Below are the 3 PC Prime type Sony Alpha mount lens alternatives with highest max magnification ratios:
Schneider PC 28mm f2.8 has a max aperture of F2.8 and a minimum aperture of F22.0.
Schneider PC 28mm f2.8's optical formula consists of 12 elements in 10 groups .
Schneider PC 28mm f2.8 is available in Black color.
Popular Comparisons of Schneider PC 28mm f2.8
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