The Tamron 18-300mm F/3.5-6.3 Di III-A VC VXD is a brand new 16.6x superzoom telephoto lens for Fujifilm X-series APS-C mirrorless cameras.
It covers a large zoom vary from roughly 27mm to 450mm within the 35mm full-frame equal focal size.
The brand new Tamron 18-300 mm F/3.5-6.3 Di III-A VC VXD (mannequin B061X) for Fujifilm X-mount shall be out there from October twenty eighth, 2021 priced at £679.99 together with VAT within the UK and $699 within the US.
Tamron USA Press Launch
TAMRON Publicizes the Launch of the World’s First All-In-One Zoom with 16.6X Zoom Ratio for Fujifilm X-mount
September 29, 2021, Commack, NY – Tamron USA, Inc. declares the launch date of the beforehand introduced 18-300mm F/3.5-6.3 Di III-A VC VXD. The Fujifilm X-Mount mannequin B061X shall be on sale October 28, 2021, at $699 USD. Because of the present world well being disaster, the discharge date or product provide schedule might change. The Sony e-mount mannequin of this new lens shall be out there on September twenty fourth.
The 18-300mm F3.5-6.3 VC VXD covers a large zoom vary from roughly 27mm to 450mm in full-frame equal focal size. The first1 APS-C mirrorless digital camera zoom lens on the earth with a 16.6x zoom ratio, the lens delivers the advantages of a flexible all-in-one zoom lens perfect for an in depth array of photographic eventualities. Its AF drive system makes use of TAMRON’s VXD (Voice-coil eXtreme-torque Drive) linear motor focus mechanism for superior quietness and agile efficiency. The lens consists of particular lens components organized exactly to take care of excessive decision efficiency from edge-to-edge and supply excessive picture high quality making it one of the best of all all-in-one zoom lenses.
Furthermore, with an MOD (Minimal Object Distance) of 5.9” on the 18mm huge finish and a outstanding most magnification ratio of 1:2, this lens performs astonishingly properly when taking pictures up shut. The lens is supplied with TAMRON’s proprietary VC (Vibration Compensation) mechanism, successfully decreasing picture blur attributable to digital camera shake in low-light circumstances or within the ultra-telephoto vary at slower shutter speeds.
Additionally, similar as most different TAMRON lenses for mirrorless cameras, the lens contains a unified 67mm filter measurement. With all kinds of different options for snug taking pictures, it is a extremely versatile lens that lets you simply take pleasure in excessive picture high quality from wide-angle to ultra-telephoto.
1. The world’s first 16.6x all-in-one zoom lens for APS-C mirrorless cameras
The 18-300mm F3.5-6.3 VC VXD is the world’s first lens for APS-C mirrorless cameras with a 16.6x zoom ratio, the best characteristic of this lens, protecting huge angle to an ultra-telephoto vary. The total-frame equal focal size vary is from 27mm to 450mm. With this broad protection, it empowers taking pictures in all kinds of conditions, together with on a regular basis life and journey snapshots, each wide-angle and dynamic ultra-telephoto panorama images and macro images.
2. Finest-in-class, extraordinarily quick and exact AF offered by VXD linear motor focus mechanism
The 18-300mm F3.5-6.3 VC VXD makes use of TAMRON’s proprietary VXD linear motor focus mechanism. It achieves AF pace and precision that stand among the many better of all all-in-one zoom lenses. All through its vary, from wide-angle to ultra-telephoto, it supplies exact AF taking pictures. Wonderful when monitoring a transferring topic in focus, it’s perfect when photographing animals, plane, railways, and different transferring topics. It’s extraordinarily quiet, and due to this fact completely suited to each nonetheless and video taking pictures in circumstances that demand silent operation.
3. MOD of 5.9” and most magnification ratio of 1:2 at huge finish
With an MOD of 5.9” on the 18mm huge finish and a most magnification ratio of 1:2, the 18-300mm F3.5-6.3 VC VXD performs amazingly properly when taking pictures up shut in comparison with different all-in-one zoom lenses . It allows customers to take pleasure in artistic macro images with extremely blurred backgrounds, a characteristic distinctive to macro images. As a pioneer in all-in-one zoom lenses, TAMRON demonstrates unmatched originality in close-up pictures.
4. The very best picture high quality in its class
By way of picture high quality, this new 18-300mm F3.5-6.3 VC VXD is likely one of the best-performing all-in-one zoom lenses for APS-C mirrorless cameras. To realize a zoom ratio of 16.6x whereas guaranteeing excessive picture high quality, the lens contains a well-balanced association of three hybrid aspherical components and 4 LD (Low Dispersion) lens components to successfully suppress optical aberrations. All through the zoom vary, it maintains excessive resolving energy from the middle to the corners.
5. Excellent VC stabilization
Regardless of its compact measurement, the lens is supplied with TAMRON’s proprietary VC mechanism. With or with out picture stabilization within the digital camera physique, the VC included on this lens successfully mitigates digital camera shake that’s prone to happen in low-light circumstances indoors and at evening. Moreover, utilizing AI applied sciences, the lens will select the compensation attribute for videography at focal lengths of 70mm or much less.
6. Comfortably compact
7. Person-friendly options (Moisture-Resistant Building, Fluorine Coating, Zoom Lock swap)
8. Appropriate with many camera-specific options and features, together with Quick Hybrid AF and Eye AF
Mannequin : B061
Focal Size : 18-300mm (APS-C body mirrorless format)
(Full-frame mirrorless format: 27-450mm equal field-of-view)
Most Aperture : F3.5-6.3
Angle of View (diagonal) : 77° 24′-5° 30’ (for APS-C body mirrorless format)
Optical Building : 19 components in 15 teams
Minimal Object Distance : 5.9“ (WIDE), 39“ (TELE)
Most Magnification Ratio : 1:2 (WIDE) / 1:4 (TELE)
Filter Measurement : Ø67mm
Most Diameter : Ø75.5mm
Size* : for Fujifilm X-mount 5“
Weight : 21.9 oz.
Aperture Blades : 7 (round diaphragm)**
Minimal Aperture : F22-40
Commonplace Equipment : Flower-shaped hood, Lens caps
Appropriate Mounts : Fujifilm X-mount
* Size is the gap from the entrance tip of the lens to the lens mount face.
** The round diaphragm stays nearly completely round as much as two stops down from most aperture.