The Tamron 28-75mm F/2.8 Di III VXD G2 is a second-generation fast-aperture normal zoom lens for Sony full-frame mirrorless cameras.
It gives considerably improved optical and autofocus efficiency and new operate customization.
The Tamron 28-75mm F/2.8 Di III VXD G2 will probably be accessible from October 28, 2021 priced at £849.99 within the UK and $899 within the US.
Transcontinenta UK Press Launch
Transcontinenta UK declares the launch of the 28-75mm F/2.8 Di III VXD G2 (Mannequin A063), a fast-aperture normal zoom lens for Sony E-mount full-frame mirrorless cameras which will probably be accessible for pre order from at this time at retail shops, prepared for provide after October 28, 2021 for £849.99 within the UK and €999.99 within the Republic of Eire.
The 28-75mm F/2.8 Di III VXD G2 (Mannequin A063) is the successor of the 28-75mm F/2.8 Di III RXD (Mannequin A036), a preferred zoom lens that has earned excessive regard worldwide. It displays the fruits of steady evolution and customer-focused refinement. Retaining the well-received compact dimension of its predecessor, the brand new 28-75mm F2.8 G2 incorporates a brand new optical building primarily based on a design that has been revamped to boost imaging efficiency and its options are suitable with the newest mannequin digital cameras that provide elevated decision. The AF drive, TAMRON’s VXD (Voice-coil eXtreme-torque Drive) linear motor focus mechanism, is adopted to ship increased autofocus velocity with larger precision. With the MOD (Minimal Object Distance) of 0.18m (7.1 in) on the huge finish and a most magnification ratio of 1:2.7, the lens boasts superior close-up taking pictures efficiency. Moreover, it incorporates a new design within the pursuit of enhanced operability and ergonomic texture.
TAMRON pioneered the class of compact fast-aperture normal zoom lenses for mirrorless cameras and the brand new 28-75mm F2.8 G2 actually is a next-generation lens for on a regular basis use.
Proprietary software program software TAMRON Lens Utility for lens operate customization
This lens is suitable with the brand new TAMRON Lens Utility software program initially and uniquely developed by TAMRON. TAMRON Lens Utility may be operated utilizing laptop by connecting the lens from its Connector Port by way of the non-compulsory TAMRON Connection Cable . Customers can customise the features and replace the firmware by means of the lens. The non-public customization provides versatile taking pictures choices to match the taking pictures scenario similar to nonetheless pictures or videography.
(Capabilities of TAMRON Lens Utility)
Focus Set Button settings
– A-B Focus: Set 2 focus positions (A and B) and make the main target shift between A and B
– Focus Preset: Set your required focus place and transfer the main target to the recorded level by a single button press
– Choose AF/MF: Choose AF and MF operate utilizing the Focus Set Button
– Change Focus Ring Perform (Focus/Aperture): Change Focus Ring Perform from focus adjustment to aperture adjustment
– Assign operate from the digicam: Assign customized features from the digicam physique to the Focus Set Button
*The operate of Focus Set Button may be cleared
Focus Ring settings
– MF Ring Rotation: Change the rotation path of the main target ring
– MF Technique: Select the tactic of focus operation when utilizing the main target ring
1. Finest picture high quality in normal zoom lens class
The optics have been revamped from the bottom up, using the newest design experience to develop an optical building with 17 parts in 15 teams. With two optimally organized LD (Low Dispersion) and GM (Glass Molded Aspherical) lens parts, optical aberrations are managed to the utmost diploma doable. Picture high quality at wide-open aperture has been considerably improved over the predecessor Mannequin A036, providing extraordinarily excessive decision all through the whole zoom vary and from edge-to-edge of the body. The lens additionally delivers the gentle and delightful bokeh results distinctive to fast-aperture lenses. The brand new 28-75mm F2.8 G2 achieves extraordinarily excessive efficiency when paired with high-grade, ultra-high decision digital cameras and is similar compact dimension as its predecessor Mannequin A036.
2. Quick, quiet VXD linear motor for high-speed and high-precision autofocus
The AF drive system employs TAMRON’s VXD linear motor focus mechanism. The high-speed, high-precision AF is exceedingly attentive to the actions of the photographer, offering a reliable and regular focusing expertise from the MOD to infinity, regardless of the quick F2.8 aperture. Focusing velocity has been improved roughly twice as quick as its predecessor. The lens gives wonderful focus monitoring of shifting objects so you’re prepared for these essential moments. Moreover, the main target motor is quiet, so it’s preferrred for taking pictures each nonetheless photos and video in conditions that demand low noise.
3. MOD of 0.18m (7.1 in) at huge finish and most magnification ratio of 1:2.7 for artistic close-ups
The Mannequin A063 options an MOD of 0.18m (7.1 in) on the huge finish, an enchancment over the 0.19m (7.5 in) restrict of the Mannequin A036. The working distance shrinks to round 4.4cm (1.7 in) when working on the MOD. With a most magnification ratio of 1:2.7, you may get near your topic for huge macro pictures, enabling highly effective visible affect with the topic massive whereas maintaining a large view of the background in body.
4. New design offers enhanced texture and larger user-friendliness
The all-new 28-75mm F2.8 G2 incorporates a brand new design that turns into the hallmark of TAMRON lenses launched sooner or later. Modifications to the feel of the zoom ring floor and focus ring floor enhance the grip and improve ease of operation. The floor of the lens exterior is shiny black, a lot glossier than earlier fashions. Improved abrasion resistance makes the lens more durable to scratch and resists fingerprints. As well as, sure inside components have been enhanced. These developments lead to smoother total operability. TAMRON has additionally adjusted the resistance and torque of the zoom ring to facilitate smoother and extra exact operation.
5. Light-weight, compact design with emphasis on ease of use, plus 67mm filter dimension
6. Appropriate with many camera-specific options and features, together with Quick Hybrid AF and Eye A
Mannequin : A063
Focal Size : 28-75mm
Most Aperture : F2.8
Angle of View (diagonal) : 75゜23′- 32゜11′ (for full-frame mirrorless format)
Optical Building : 17 parts in 15 teams
Minimal Object Distance : 0.18m /7.1 in (WIDE), 0.38m /15 in (TELE)
Most Magnification Ratio : 1:2.7 (WIDE)/ 1:4.1 (TELE)
Filter Dimension : φ67mm
Most Diameter : φ75.8mm
Size* : 117.6mm (4.6 in)
Weight : 540g (19 oz)
Aperture Blades : 9 (round diaphragm)**
Minimal Aperture : F22
Customary Equipment : Flower-shaped hood, Lens caps
Mount : Sony E-mount
* Size is the space 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.
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