Sony FE 16-35mm F4 ZA OSS is an Auto Focus (AF) Ultra-Wideangle Zoom
lens with 35mm FF max sensor coverage and it is designed to be used with Sony E mount cameras.
Sony FE 16-35mm F4 ZA OSS is compatible with cameras that have Sony E lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras that are compatible with the Sony E lenses are Sony A7 IV, Sony ZV-E10 and Sony A1.
Sony FE 16-35mm F4 ZA OSS has a focal range of 16-35mm and 2.2X zoom ratio. When it is mounted on an APS-C sensor camera with 1.5x crop, it provides an 35mm (FF) equivalent of 24 - 52.5mm.
Sony FE 16-35mm F4 ZA OSS is a weather sealed lens which provides an extra protection to prevent water and dust get inside the lens and camera body under light rain, snow and wind. In order to have an effective protection, you have to pair the Sony FE 16-35mm F4 ZA OSS with a weather sealed camera body such as Sony A7 IV, Sony A1 and Sony A7c.
Optical Image Stabilization
Sony FE 16-35mm F4 ZA OSS features an optical image stabilization system which helps to reduce the blur that occurs due to shaking during hand-held shooting.
Sony FE 16-35mm F4 ZA OSS 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.
Maximum Magnification Ratio
Sony FE 16-35mm F4 ZA OSS has a Max Magnification Ratio of 0.19x and has a minimum focusing distance of 0.28m.
Sony FE 16-35mm F4 ZA OSS is a fixed aperture lens with a constant max aperture of f4 from 16mm all the way to the 35mm .
Sony FE 16-35mm F4 ZA OSS's optical formula consists of 12 elements in 10 groups . Special elements used in this design is 5 Aspherical 3 ED Glass.
Sony FE 16-35mm F4 ZA OSS comes with a removable lens hood which is handy to reduce lens flare and glare in your photos.
Sony FE 16-35mm F4 ZA OSS is available in Black color.
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