Sony FE 12-24mm F4 G is an Auto Focus (AF) Wideangle Zoom
lens with 35mm FF max sensor coverage and it is designed to be used with Sony E mount cameras.
Sony FE 12-24mm F4 G is compatible with cameras that have Sony E lens mount.Some of the latest released cameras with Sony E lens mount are Sony A1
, Sony A7c
and Sony A7S III
Max sensor coverage of Sony FE 12-24mm F4 G is 35mm FF.
Sony FE 12-24mm F4 G has a focal range of 12-24mm and 2.0X zoom ratio. When it is mounted on an APS-C sensor camera with 1.5x crop, it provides an 35mm (FF) equivalent of 18 - 36mm.
Sony FE 12-24mm F4 G is available in Black color.
Sony FE 12-24mm F4 G features Rotary (extending) zoom method where the length of the lens changes as you zoom in or out. This makes it possible to design the lens with a smaller minimum length ( generally when it is zoomed out) compared to internal zoom lenses. The disadvantages of this design are being harder to seal against dust and moisture, weight balance shifting while zooming and zoom creep in certain lenses.
Sony FE 12-24mm F4 G is a fixed aperture lens with a constant max aperture of f4 from 12mm all the way to the 24mm .
Sony FE 12-24mm F4 G's optical formula consists of 17 elements in 13 groups.